2018 Governor’s Challenge Agenda
Date: Friday, April 20, 2018
Location: Capital One, 15000 Capital One Drive, Richmond, VA 23238. If you are coming in a school bus, please contact the VCEE office.
Below is the overview for the 2018 Challenge. Details for 2018 will be posted later.
9:00am to 9:30am – Registration
On the 2nd floor at the top of the stairs to the left (James River Terrace.) Morning refreshments served.
9:30am to 11:25am – Personal Finance Challenge
Students gather in the Forum Room on the 1st floor. Presentations will be on the 2nd floor in the Shockoe and Canal rooms.
Teams make their presentations to a panel of judges
9:30am to 11:20am – David Ricardo Challenge
Located in the Virginia Rooms (2nd floor)
Round 1 – Each team member answers 15 micro questions and 15 macro questions – team score determined by the top three scores
Round 2 – 15 international and current event questions. Team members confer and provide a single answer.
9:30am to 11:20am – Adam Smith Challenge
Located in the Richmond Salons (2nd floor)
Same format as David Ricardo
11:30am to 12:20pm – David Ricardo Division: Online regional winners recognized and Championship Round and Awards.
Viewed by all students in the Commons Theater (second floor)
Top two highest scoring teams face off in a quiz bowl. Quiz Bowl rules here.
12:20pm to 12:50pm – Lunch provided:
Students: in the Richmond Salon rooms with music and prizes
Teachers and other adult guests in the Virginia Rooms
12:55pm to 1:40pm – Personal Finance Division: Recognize Regional Winners and Championship Round
Presentation by top two teams selected from presentations in the morning.
1:40pm to 2:30pm – Adam Smith Division: Recognize Regional Winners and Championship Round and Awards
Same format as David Ricardo.
Presentation of Personal Finance Awards
2:30pm – Adjourn
Click here for a detailed agenda.