The 1st contender is Reina Maria Basa who is a high school graduate. She was a presidential excellence awardee for journalism and is working as a freelance bookkeeper. The next contestant is Maria Eugenio Pempengco who took up Hotel and Restaurant Services. She is awarded most outstanding student and works as a part time events host.
Last but not the least is ML Venus Tucay who is a Grade 12 student. She loves cooking adobo and sinigang and is currently a freelance make-up artist.
The contestants were reminded by the host to check their buzzers if it is working and were told to give 3 phrases before answering. When the 1st question was asked about the Cinderella band, contestant’s no. 1 and 2 failed to guess the exact answer. ML took the chance and luckily gave the correct answer to advance in the next round. For the 2nd question about goose, Reina straightaway gave the right answer and took the last spot while maria is eliminated.
ML is called and her question says; who’s at fault between not cold and not hot? She answered that it is just a proverb which means someone is hard to comprehend or satisfy. She also added that no matter what the situation is, we should be contented.
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Reina is the next one to be called and her question says; is bitter gourd bitter because it was disregard in bahay-kubo? She replied that it is unique and she believes that every one of us is different with one another and are special in our own way. Based on their answers, the judges chose contestant no. 1 to compete with the reigning queen.
Reina and Xiah are going to answer the question that says; is it appropriate for a parent to hit his or her child as a kind of discipline? The daily winner said that it is their way to teach their child to learn from their mistakes and become a better person.
On the other hand, the defending winner stated that it is not parents fault if they might spank their children however, there is a limitation and kids also have their rights. After a deliberation, Xiah is still the reigning queen and will defend her crown tomorrow.