30.10.2018 | The smartest pupils in 2018 were Isabek Muratov from Uralsk and Anton Manulenko from Semey.

They took first place in the annual republican online tournament for the mobile game  «Who is smarter?» among pupils of higher classes organized by the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Foundation for the Development of the State Language.

The objectives of the tournament are to promote the development of intellectual and creative abilities among young people, the development of IT knowledge, the identification and encouragement of knowledgeable schoolchildren.

«The head of state always says that the future is for competitive and educated youth. Today, young people have all the conditions for learning and improvement. Implementing this project, we wanted to stimulate young people to further self-development and gain new knowledge. It is pleasant to note that our project «Who is smarter?» is becoming more popular every year, because those who play this intellectual game are getting bigger. This year already about seven thousand schoolchildren took part in the game!», said Sultan Aitzhanov, Deputy Executive Director of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The game allows you to deepen your knowledge not only in the basic fundamental sciences, but also in many other areas. Thus, the questions answered by the participants of the game were devoted to sport, art, history, nature of Kazakhstan, health and others. Total  worked out 30 000 questions.

It should be noted that a feature of the current tournament was the creation of the English version of the game.

The tournament was held in two stages remotely, during the summer holidays.

Eight players reached the final and scored the most points. During the final game, the best players competed in erudition and speed of reaction.

The winners of the online tournament are:

– among the players who speak Kazakh, 1 place was taken by Isabek Muratov – 11th grade pupil from the city of Uralsk, 2nd place was taken by Nuraysha Kaiysbekova – 11th grade pupil from Almaty, 3rd place was won by the 10th grade pupil from Shymkent Amirzhan Kudaibergen;

– among the players who speak Russian, Anton Manulenko took the 1st place – 11th grade pupil from Semey city, 2nd place was taken by Ahmet Ramilya – 10th grade pupil from Almaty region, 3rd place went to Yerasyl Yernaruly, 10th grade pupil from Almaty.

Two players, Zhanuzak Zholdybai, a pupil of grade 11 from the city of Shymkent and Dmitry Bondaruk, a pupil of grade 10 from the Kostanay region received diplomas and incentive prizes for participating in the final game.

The winners of the tournament were awarded special diplomas  «The Smartest pupils of 2018» and valuable prizes: laptops, tablets and smartphones.