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Personal Finance Challenge
The Challenge is an opportunity for students to demonstrate their knowledge of Personal Finance by competing with other students across the state in multiple-choice and "Quiz Bowl" examinations. This year, the Missouri Council on Economic Education, with support from the Centers for Economic Education acorss the sate will host the 6th Annual Missouri Personal Finance Challenge. Student participants receive certificates of recongition, awards, and accolades. Add competitive excitement to your classroom!
The preliminary or qualifying round of the Challenge will be online. In the first round, each team of four students will complete online exames that cover topis in Income, Money Management, Spending and Credit, and Saving and Investing. The top 20 teams in each region will then be invited to participate in he regional competition./ In the Round 2 competition, each placing team of fourstudents will again complete online exams.
The top two placing teams in each regional competition will advance to the State Finanls in Jefferson City on Friday, April 20, 2012. At the State Finanls , teams will participate in 3 rounds of multiple -choice testing with a final quiz bowl between the two top scoring teams. The 1st place team at the State Finals will represent Missouri during the National Personal Finance Challenge on May 14, 2012 in St. Louis.
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