The department of Chemistry, St Xavier’s College, Mapusa organised a two-part online quiz ‘ChemQuest’ for the students and faculty under the leadership of head, department of Chemistry, Janesline Fernandes.
The quizzes were co-ordinated by Mira Parmekar, Flavia Travasso, Shubhada Gawandi, and Milagrina D’Souza. The theme of the first part of the online quiz ‘ChemQuest 1.0’ was ‘COVID-19: Chemistry in Corona times’. The theme of the second part of the online quiz ‘ChemQuest 2.0’ was ‘Chemistry in Everyday Life’. This quiz was open to participants from Goa as well as across India.
The quiz saw around 300 participants comprising both students and faculty from all over India. Participants who scored above 60 per cent in the quiz were awarded e-certificates.