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UK Bebras Challenge Finals 2016

Elite and Seniors on 21st and 22nd January
Intermediate and Juniors on 18th and 19th February

The aim of the Challenge:
Solve as many problems as you can in 45 minutes.
You are not expected to finish!

Rules:
The problems come in three levels of difficulty: A, B and C.
The "A" problems are the easiest. "C" problems the hardest.
You can find a problem's difficulty in the problem overview before you click on it.  The difficulty of a problem determines how it will be scored.

The scoring rules are as follows:  

DifficultyCorrectIncorrectUnanswered
A +6 points 0 points 0 points
B +9 points -2 points 0 points
C +12 points -4 points 0 points

Additional information for the finals:
First, second and third places will be allocated based on the overall points scored.
The overall winner in each age group will e determined by the following rules:

  1. The competitor with the highest score wins.
  2. In the event of a tie, the competitor with the least wrong solutions will win.
  3. If there is still a tie, the competitor with the most C category tasks correct will win.
  4. If there is still a tie, the competitor with the most B category tasks correct will win.
  5. If there is still a tie, the competitors still tied will be declared to be in joint first place.

Getting a top position is a bonus – you have all done fantastically well to make the finals. Have fun!

Ready to get started?
Click on Challenges in the top menu, choose the right challenge and... enjoy!

 

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