National Science Day is celebrated every year on 28th February to mark the discovery of Raman Effect by Sir CV Raman on 28th Feb. 1928. In order to pay tribute to one of India’s greatest scientists, the Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics departments of VPM’s VSSM Junior College, organized an E-Quiz on the National Science Day for the students of FYJC and SYJC from all over Mumbai.
The quiz was conducted online, without charging any registration fee from the participants. There were 20 Multiple Choice Questions out of which 5 questions were based on Physics, 5 questions on Chemistry, 5 questions on Biology and 5 questions on Mathematics, which were contributed by the respective teachers.
The competition witnessed more than a thousand participants from across Mumbai. E-certificates were issued to all participants scoring more than 50% marks.
The initiative for the competition was taken by convener Mr Manoj Pathak under the guidance of Principal Mrs Archana Birajdar, and he was assisted by Mrs Aparna Lonakadi, Mrs Jayashree Dhamane, Mrs Vandana Raut, Mrs Rajni Dhapola, Mr Dominic Arivarasu and Mr Nitin Singh.”