Rules

Rules for JBQ quizzing may be found at the Assemblies of God website: www.biblequiz.com JBQ Official Quiz Guidelines # 02-0767 for a small charge. May be available as a download later on.
Rules for Teen Quizzing maybe found at IPHC website: www.iphc.org Look under Fine Arts then Bible Quest. The rules are usually updated each year in the fall and can be downloaded at no charge.
If you have any questions please contact Sue Goins.

PRIMARY BIBLE QUEST QUICK REFERENCE SHEET

RESPONSE TIME……………………………5 SECONDS

ANSWERING TIME………………………30 SECONDS

TIME OUTS………………………………3 -30 SECONDS

OVERTIME…………………1 ADDITONAL TIME OUT

AN APPEAL…………………………………..2 MINUTES

▪   QUIZ OUT WHEN 6 QUESTIONS ARE ANSWERED CORRECTLY –  RECEIVES 10 BONUS POINTS

▪   ERROR OUT WITH THREE WRONG ANSWERS – Must leave the game but can return in the next game.

▪   SUBSTITUTIONS ARE MADE DURING A TIME OUT

▪   TIE GAME WILL RESULT IN 3 QUESTIONS or more until tie is broken

▪   PBQ QUIZ  10 PT QUESTIONS plus some 20 point questions

▪   NIV- KJVQUOTATION QUESTIONS:

A quizzer may quote either KJV or NIV on Quotation Questions

If quoting KJV state so before giving the answer; NIV no need to state NIV

Give the scripture reference when quoting a QQ question

Must quote word for word – cannot repeat words

▪   If any incorrect information is given in completing the question before the correct answer is given the question will be ruled incorrect. The question and answer must both be correct.

▪   An answer is ruled correct if the answer is given in essence except for quotes.

▪   INTERRUPTING A QUESTION: It is necessary to finish the question and then give your answer.

▪   A Quiz Master will take an official time out after the 10th questions so the scorekeepers can confirm scores.

▪   A QUIZ MASTER must review these guidelines before each tournament to assure that we all understand the guidelines and rules for quizzing. We want to be fair and honest to all the quizzers and coaches who have studied so hard. We want to please the Lord in the way we quiz.


JUNIOR BIBLE QUEST QUICK REFERENCE SHEET

RESPONSE TIME……………………………5 SECONDS

ANSWERING TIME………………………30 SECONDS

TIME OUTS………………………………3 -30 SECONDS

OVERTIME…………………1 ADDITONAL TIME OUT

AN APPEAL…………………………………..2 MINUTES

▪   QUIZ OUT WHEN 6 QUESTIONS ARE ANSWERED CORRECTLY – RECEIVES 10 BONUS POINTS

▪   ERROR OUT WITH THREE WRONG ANSWERS – MUST LEAVE THAT GAME – CAN RETURN TO THE NEXT GAME

▪   SUBSTITUTIONS ARE MADE DURING TIME OUT

▪   TIE GAME WILL RESULT IN 3 QUESTIONS, ONE OF EACH POINT VALUE; STILL A TIE THEN ASK 20 PT. Q. UNTIL TIE IS BROKEN

▪   NIV- KJV – A quizzer may quote either KJV or NIV on Quotation Questions

If quoting KJV state so before giving the answer; NIV no need to state NIV

Give the scripture reference when quoting a QQ question

Must quote word for word- cannot repeat words

▪   If any incorrect information is given in completing the question before the correct answer is given the question will be ruled incorrect. The question and answer must both be correct.

▪   An answer is ruled correct if the answer is given in essence.

▪   Interrupting a question: the quizzer must finish the question and then give an answer. The question and answer must but be correct but not word for word unless it is a quotation question.

▪   Quiz Master will take an official time out after the 10th question to allow the scorekeepers to verify score totals.

Quiz Masters must review these guidelines before each tournament to assure that we all understand the guidelines and rules for quizzing. We want to be fair and honest to all the quizzers and coaches who have studied so hard. We want to please the Lord in the way we quiz.

TEEN BIBLE QUEST QUICK REFERENCE SHEET

RESPONSE TIME…………………………………………………………………… 5 SECONDS

ANSWERING TIME ………………………………………………………………30 SECONDS

TIME OUTS ………………………………………………………………………2- 30 SECONDS

CONTESTING ……………………………………………………………………….45 SECONDS

  • QUIZ OUT WHEN 5 QUESTIONS ARE ANSWERED CORRECTLY-+10PTS. MAY RE-ENTER BIBLE BOWL
  • ERROR OUT WITH 3 WRONG ANSWERS- MUST LEAVE GAME BUT CAN RE-ENTERED THE BOWL
  • A QUIZZER WITH 3 PENALITIES MAY NOT RE-ENTER THE GAME RECEIVES A MINUS 5 POINTS PER PENALTY
  • IF A QUESTION IS INTERRUPTED AND ANSWERED INCORRECTLY IT WILL BE REREAD IN ITS ENTIRELY TO THE OTHER TEAM
  • SUBSTITIONS ARE MADE DURING TIME OUTS OR A QUIZ/ERROR OUT
  • INCORRECT ANSWER RESULTS IN A MINUS 50% POINT VALUE OF THE QUESTION – APPLIES TO THE 1ST 10 QUESTIONS
  • IN THE BIBLE BOWL FORMAT NO IDIVIDUAL POINTS ARE DEDUCTED
  • TIE GAME WILL RESULT IN 5 – 10 POINT QUESTIONS BEING ASKED 5 SECONDS TO RESPOND – 15 SECONDS TO ANSWER
  • AGES 13-19 QUALIFY TO BE IN TBQ-

How old you are on January 15th determines your eligibility.

  • ANSWERING BIBLE BOWL QUESTION MISSED BY THE OTHER TEAM- 5 SECONDS TO RESPONSE – 30 SECONDS TO COMPLETE THE ANSWER
  • OPPOSING TEAM IN A CONTEST HAS 30 SECONDS
  • A TIE AT THE END OF THE TOURNAMENT WILL BE DECIDED BY WHICH TEAM HAS BEAT THE OTHER TEAM; NOT THE TEAM WITH THE MOST POINTS.
  • AWARDS WILL BE MADE TO THE TEAMS IN ORDER.
  • A TOP SCORE RIBBON WILL BE AWARDED TO THE QUIZZER WITH THE MOST POINTS OVERALL.
  • AN AWARD WILL BE MADE TO THE TOP SCORER OF EACH TEAM.

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