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2020 NABQT Canceled

Posted by: in 2020 on July 2nd

Due to the recent spike of COVID-19 cases, travel restrictions in many states, and our desire to keep the safety of all involved a priority, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 NABQT. The process of refunding registrations will begin next Monday. Please allow 7-10 business days for your refund to be… View Article

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“Wings of the Wind”

Posted by: in 2020 on November 20th

Despite the color coding within Psalms 18:10, which reads,  “And he rode upon a cherub, and did fly: yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind.”, wings will not be considered a body part. Per our annually-published Points of Interpretation: Color coding of materials is intended as an aid to learning only; oversights… View Article

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Selah

Posted by: in General Interest on October 7th

The term “selah” is found 18 times in 9 psalms of our study. We don’t exactly know what it means, but it includes the concepts of pausing to praise, or waiting, or reflecting, or quieting yourself in God’s presence. For Bible Quizzing purposes, the question is most often whether it is pronounced “SEE-lah” or “SAY-lah.”… View Article

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What to Do If Your Buzzer Stops Working

Posted by: in Rules Manual on October 2nd

Part 2, section G, subsection 34 (on page 33) is a new addition to the 2020 rules manual. This new rule addresses the rare cases when a quizzer’s buzzer stops working. In order to adopt this rule, the rule about contesting when your own team answers correctly has been removed. 34. Should a quizzer contest… View Article

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Including “Quote”

Posted by: in Quiz Questions on September 10th

It is always in the best interest of a quizzer to be as clear as possible when completing an interrupted question. You don’t want officials conferring or the opposing team to contest over something unclear, even if it does end up being correct. On the rare occasion that a quizzer may complete a quotation question… View Article

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“Words” v “Phrase”

Posted by: in Quiz Questions on September 10th

Anticipating, interrupting, and correctly completing a question is no easy thing. On even the easiest questions, quizzers have to account for several elements. Because we want quizzers’ study to be rewarded as often as possible by correctly answering questions, it is in the quizzers’ interests that, as often as possible, questions conform to patterns and… View Article

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By Stormy Fierge

Posted by: in General Interest on September 9th

Bible Quizzing by Stormy Fierge Bible quizzing is an equipping ministry Practical growth I gain Learning self-discipline, I choose to study instead of enjoying futile entertainment Learning work efficiency, I choose to focus instead of wasting time Learning English skills, I choose to work at fundamentals instead of lazy question making Learning practical growth through… View Article

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