Massachusetts Junior Classical League
Certamen is a Jeopardy-style quiz game dedicated to knowledge in ancient Classical mythology, history, literature, culture, and language. Students compete in teams of 4 to buzz in and answer questions. Certamen is a big part of the Junior Classical League, with various tournaments hosted at schools, at State Convention, and even at Nationals. Massachusetts has a history of strong Certamen teams, who continue to play extremely well at National championships. Below are the list of tournaments and their dates, as well as practice questions for teams interested in starting a Certamen team or who wish to have questions to practice with. More questions will be added soon.
Kick Off Scrimmages - October 24, 2017 Yale Certamen Invitational - November 2017 Boston Latin Academy Certamen Tournament - January 2018 Boston Latin School Certamen Tournament - February 2018 Senior Classical League Certamen Tournament - March 2018 Harvard Certamen Invitational - March 2018 State Convention - April 27-29, 2018 National Convention - July 23-28, 2018
Yale Certamen
BLA Certamen
BLS Certamen
Harvard Certamen
State Convention
Yale Certamen Questions 2012 Yale Certamen Questions 2013 Yale Certamen Questions 2014
BLA Certamen Questions 2012 BLA Certamen Questions 2013 BLA Certamen Questions 2014
BLS Certamen Questions 2012 BLS Certamen Questions 2013
Harvard Certamen Questions 2012 Harvard Certamen Questions 2013 Harvard Certamen Questions 2014
States Certamen Questions 2010 States Certamen Questions 2011 States Certamen Questions 2012
States Certamen Questions 2013 States Certamen Questions 2014
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