A Short Hiatus but One of the Pioneering Knowledge Quiz on Asia is Back. Be a Part of Asian Geographic Hot Soup Challenge 2022 Now!

How well do you know Asia’s rich history, politics, environment and geography? Organised by ASIAN Geographic, the ASIAN Geographic Hot Soup Challenge is an annual event in Singapore that tests participants’ knowledge on the region in a competitive environment with exciting prizes to be won!

Over the years, the previous ASIAN Geographic Hot Soup Challenges has received strong support from secondary schools across Singapore, with over 3,200 students from over 1,000 schools participating in previous years. The Hot Soup Challenge has also been graced by VIPs such as late president MR S R NATHAN, Member of Parliament MR BAEY YAM KENG, MR VIKRAM NAIR, and Parliamentary speaker MR MICHAEL PALMER.

This year, the Asian Geographic Hot Soup Challenge is opening its competition categories not just to educational institutes but Singaporeans of all ages.

We welcome you to pit your wits against others and see if you can clinch the title of champion of knowledge on Asia!

Participants will also get to meet and greet our distinguished Guest of Honour, and listen to a series of educational talks from several inspirational guest speakers.

Exclusively for the 2022 edition, featuring the Department of Tourism of the Philippines and the Tourism Promotion Board Philippines as the Official Educational & Family Destination Partner, the winning team will be invited and hosted* to “wake up” and experience the Philippines – as they say, “It’s More Fun in the Philippines”!

*Terms and conditions apply.

Simply form a team of four and register your name/s in the form on the right in the STUDENT Category! All team members must be between the age of 12 and 17 years old and must be from a secondary school or regional institution.

Teams may consist of students of EITHER the same school/institution OR different schools/institutions.

Alternatively, join the OPEN Category and register your entries! Gather up a team of four friends or family members, between the age of 18 and above, to qualify.

Asian Geographic Hot Soup Challenge consists of TWO main parts:

1. Qualifying Round

The first qualifying round

Location to be Announced*

2. Elimination Rounds

Based on scores from the qualifying rounds, the top 16 teams/individuals will proceed to the elimination round and are randomly paired in matches against one another. There are a total of four stages in this round:

Selection Round: 16 teams/individuals compete for the top eight spots by answering 25 written MCQs

Quarter-Finals: The top eight teams answer 20 questions through a buzzer system

Semi-Finals: The top four teams compete by answering 10 questions through a buzzer system

Finals: The top two teams compete for the championships by answering 10 questions through a buzzer system

Reporting Time

Day:
Friday, March 22, 2022

Time:
To be announced

Location

Venue:
To be announced

Great Prizes are Up for Grabs!

For more information or general enquiries, drop us a call and email at:

Tel: (65) 6298 3241

Email: info@asiangeo.com | hello@asiangeo.com

OFFICIAL EDUCATIONAL & FAMILY DESTINATION PARTNER

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