The Debate Format
The format of this debate was based on the Cross Examination model.
Part 1: Opening Statements by each view for 20 minutes.
Part 2: First Rebuttal for 10 minutes each.
Part 3: Crossfire Section for Challenge/Questions. Three rounds of 5 minutes each.
Part 4: Questions from Audience (click here for details regarding the section). 10 to 15 minutes.
Part 5: Closing Arguments. 5 minutes each