Quiz Bowl Rules

Wyoming Quiz Bowl

  • Teams will consist of 3-5 members.
  • Junior Teams consist of 7-9th graders.
  • Senior Teams consist of 10-12th graders. If a 9th grader is on a team with 10-12th graders, the team is considered a senior team.
  • In the Senior Division, Occupational and Consumer members will compete on one team.
  • Each affiliated chapter may have only one team in each division.
  • Team Captains will sit in the first chair.
  • Competition will be set up bracket style with a random drawing to place teams.
Official Rules
  1. A total of 16 FCCLA related questions of increasing difficulty will be asked in each round.
  2. Before the questions start, a coin will be tossed to determine the team that starts with the first question.
  3. After the question is completely read once, the teams will have ten seconds to quietly discuss and then answer the question.
  4. Questions pertaining to reciting or finishing a statement must be exact.
  5. There is no penalty for incorrect answers.
  6. Only answers given by the team captain will count.
  7. Questions will alternate between the two teams.
  8. If the answer is incorrect, the question will be read once again and the opposing team’s captain must give an immediate response.
  9. At the end of the 16 question round, the team that answered the most questions correctly wins.
  10. If there is a tie, tiebreaker questions will be read until the tie is broken.
  11. In case of a judge error, and alternate question will be read.
  12. The reader and judge will have final decision on acceptance of an answer.
  13. All decisions of the judge and reader will be final.
View the following Study Guide

If you have any questions, please contact:
Liz Stephens
Wyoming FCCLA Parliamentarian
Angela Sweep
Wyoming FCCLA State Advisor