Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Who can play?

    From home: Any one may play. The competition is open to everyone independent of age, gender, race, religion or nationality.

    From the TV Studios: Only invited students may participate to be contestants in the TV studios.

  2. How can students from our school participate from the TV Studios?

    You can apply to be a contestant from the studios by registering at

  3. Is there a cost to compete in the TV Game show?

    It is FREE. Either to play from home or to play from our studios. Simply sign-up and start playing.

  4. Can one player play from multiple devices simultaneously?

    One player may play an episode only one time (any device). One person can have only one account. Any person violating this rule will forfeit his/her winnings.

  5. Can a player win more than one prize for each episode?

    A player may win only one prize for each episode. 

  6. How can I redeem my prize?

    Prize vouchers will be sent by email with information on how, when and where to claim your prizes.

  7. When can I play-along from home?

    You can play-along on broadcasts at their scheduled time. The “Play” button will be available 15 minutes prior to the broadcast time. For example, for a 10:00 AM broadcast, the play button will be available at 9:45 AM. You can click “Play” and wait for the broadcast to start. There are limited number of seats available in each broadcast. If you are unable to get in, you can join a later broadcast of the same episode.

  8. Who can win and how?

    Prizes are awarded both by merit and by luck.

    Merit prize is awarded to a person solving maximum questions. In case of a tie, the person with the lowest average time will be awarded the prize.

    Every question has multiple possible solutions. The question that generates maximum number of players using the same possibilitity will be defined as Lucky Question and one among the players,  randomly chosen, will be given the Lucky Prize. If there are more than one prize, then more winners will be randomly chosen for award. 

  9. What are the prizes?

    Prizes are provided by sponsors. Details of prizes will be available on the website for each broadcast.

    Prize information of every broadcast is available in TV Schedule Calendar and Pl button at List of Matches.

    If you miss a broadcast of an episode, you may play along in another upcoming broadcast of that episode.

  10. Any other tips?

    Use the latest version of browsers to play along.

    Do not close the browser once you click the Play button.

    It is your responsibility to use a broadband connection. has no control over your bandwidth and internet connection. Prizes will be awarded at the end of each broadcast on the basis of your position at the conclusion of all rounds of play.

    When players who match the winning solutions are more than the number of prizes available, then Lucky Winners will be chosen randomly from players matching winning solutions. For example, if there are two prizes available and 5 players match the winning solutions, the two players will be randomly chosen for the two prizes.

    Any player violating the rules will forfeit his/her winnings. The decision by will be final and binding.

  11. What is the tournament format?

    The entire season is 29 weeks long.

    Winners of 28 preliminary rounds will qualify, along with an equal number of players from home, for the grand finale.

    The grand finale will be on week 29 and a NumbersBee champion will be crowned.

    Employees, immediate family members or those living in the same residence of employees of any company related to the show are ineligible to play (companies include Vel Micro Works Incorporated, its contractors, Arjun Production House P Ltd, Sri Sankara TV, Ayush TV, and their Group companies).