NC Science Olympiad
2016 North Carolina Events List

Please note that these are the events that will be run at the State Tournament. Regional Tournament Directors may choose not to run all of these events (see your tournament schedule). Events in the National Rule Book, but not listed in this list will NOT be run in North Carolina. "North Carolina Only" are starred (*) below and these rules can be found by clicking the event. Resources and help can be found by clicking any event.
Division A (Elementary)
Division B (Middle)
Division C (High)
Event Scoresheets can be found by simply clicking the events. Not all events lend themselves to having scoresheets. Only those that do will have these.
Please make sure to continue to check this list for EVENT CLARIFICATIONS. Only these clarifications will be honored at NC Tournaments. FAQs on the National Site are NOT rule clarifications and have no bearings on decisions made by Event Leaders in North Carolina.

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2016 Division A (Elementary) Events List
Division A Coaches Manual 2016
Brief Description of all Elementary Events
Information on Eye Protection

3,2,1, Blast Off!
All Charged Up
Animal Adaptations
Backyard Biologist
Data Crunchers
Describe It, Build It
First in Flight
Fossil Frenzy
Landformers
Marshmallow Catapults
Newton's Notions
Pasta Tower
Planet Protectors
Pump It Up!
Science Sketchers
Sky Quest
STEM Design Challenge
Super Sleuths
Weather Permitting

2016 Division B (Middle) Events List

DISCLAIMER: THESE LINKS HAVE NOT YET BEEN UPDATED FOR THE 2016 SEASON. WE WILL BE WORKING ON THESE NOW THAT THE NEW RULES HAVE BEEN PUBLISHED. KEEP CHECKING BACK!

Brief Description for all 23 events
Information on Eye Protection

Air Trajectory IMPOUND
Anatomy and Physiology
Bio-Process Lab
Bottle Rocket video available
Bridge
Crave the Wave
Crimebusters video available
Disease Detectives
Duct Tape Challenge*NC
Dynamic Planet
Elastic Launched Glider video available
Food Science
Fossils
Green Generation
Invasive Species (coming soon) Here is the official NC list
Meteorology video available
Mission Possible
Picture This video available
Reach for the Stars
Road Scholar video available
Scrambler Car
Wind Power
Write It, Do It video available

*NC = North Carolina Event ONLY, follow link for event rules. Counts in tournament scoring

The following B National Events will NOT be run in North Carolina:
Experimental Design - replaced with Duct Tape Challenge

Reference pages for National Only events:
Experimental Design

2016 Division C (High) Events List

DISCLAIMER: THESE LINKS HAVE NOT YET BEEN UPDATED FOR THE 2016 SEASON. WE WILL BE WORKING ON THESE NOW THAT THE NEW RULES HAVE BEEN PUBLISHED. KEEP CHECKING BACK!

Brief Description for all 23 events
Information on Eye Protection

Air Trajectory IMPOUND
Amazing Mechatronics
Anatomy & Physiology
Astronomy
Bottle Rocket *NC
Bridge
Cell Biology
Chem Lab video available
Disease Detectives
Duct Tape Challenge *NC
Dynamic Planet
Electric Vehicle
Food Science *NC
Forensics video available
Fossils
GeoLogic Mapping
Green Generation
Hydrogeology
Invasive Species (coming soon) Here is the official NC list
It's About Time
Wind Power
Wright Stuff video available
Write It, Do It video available

*NC = North Carolina Event ONLY, follow link for event rules. Counts in tournament scoring.

The following C National Events will NOT be run in North Carolina. Click the links to visit the national reference pages:
Experimental Design
Game On
Protein Modeling
Robot Arm


 

 
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