NC Science Olympiad
2017 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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2017 Division A (Elementary) Events List
Division A Coaches Manual 2017
Brief Description of all Elementary Events
Information on Eye Protection

3,2,1, Blast Off!
Animal Adaptations
Backyard Biologist
Bone & Brawn
Bridge-a-Roni
Data Crunchers
Describe It, Build It
Energy Transfer
Genes R Us
Marshmallow Catapult
Movers & Shakers
Newton's Notions
Ocean Motion
Rock Star
Science Charades
STEM Design Challenge
Super Sleuths
Trajeggtory
Weather Permitting

2017 Division B (Middle) Events List

Brief Description for all 23 events
Information on Eye Protection

Anatomy and Physiology
Amazing Mechatronics *NC (Trial at Asheville?, Charlotte, Raleigh & Durham tournaments only)
Bottle Rocket
Crimebusters
Disease Detectives
Duct Tape Challenge*NC
Dynamic Planet
Ecology
Fast Facts
Food Science IMPOUND
Hovercraft safety glasses
Invasive Species
Meteorology
Microbe Mission
Mission Possible safety glasses
Optics
Reach for the Stars
Road Scholar
Rocks & Minerals
Scrambler safety glasses IMPOUND
Towers safety glasses
Wind Powersafety glassesIMPOUND
Wright Stuff safety glasses
Write It, Do It

*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

2017 Division C (High) Events List

Brief Description for all 23 events
Information on Eye Protection


Amazing Mechatronics *NC
Anatomy & Physiology
Astronomy
Bottle Rocket *NC
Chem Lab
Codebusters *NC
Disease Detectives
Duct Tape Challenge *NC
Dynamic Planet
Ecology
Electric Vehicle IMPOUND

Forensics
Helicopters safety glasses
Hovercraft
Invasive Species
Materials Science
Microbe Mission
Optics
Remote Sensing
Rocks & Minerals
Towers safety glasses
Wind Power safety glassesIMPOUND
Write It, Do It

*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
Hydrogeology
Robot Arm




 

 
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