USGC and IGB USA Division – Qualifying Exam Question Distribution – UPDATED Sep. 24, 2020
(for all age divisions)

Note: Prior to the 2019-2020 school year, the US Geography Championships was known as the US Geography Olympiad (hence USGO instead of USGC on the exams below).

2020-2021 Varsity & Junior Varsity Division National Qualifying Exams:

OFFICIAL 2020-2021 NATIONAL MEDIAN SCORES:
VARSITY JV Set
52 31 A
52 59 B
71 53 C

2019-2020 Varsity & Junior Varsity Division National Qualifying Exams:

OFFICIAL 2019-2020 NATIONAL MEDIAN SCORES:
VARSITY JV Set
33 25 A
64 54 B
68 64 C

2019-2020 Middle School & Elementary Division National Qualifying Exams:

2018-2019 Varsity & Junior Varsity Division National Qualifying Exams:

OFFICIAL 2018-2019 NATIONAL MEDIAN SCORES:
VARSITY JV Set
83 73 A
63 49 B
72.5 55 C

2018-2019 Middle School & Elementary Division National Qualifying Exams:


2017-2018 Varsity & Junior Varsity Division National Qualifying Exams:

OFFICIAL 2017-2018 NATIONAL MEDIAN SCORES:
VARSITY JV Set
52 59 A
58 57 B
67 54 C

2017-2018 Middle School & Elementary Division National Qualifying Exams:

2016-2017 Varsity & Junior Varsity Division National Qualifying Exams:

OFFICIAL 2016-2017 NATIONAL MEDIAN SCORES:
VARSITY JV Set
59 42 A
55 61 B
64 61 C

2016-2017 Middle School & Elementary Division National Qualifying Exams:

OFFICIAL 2016-2017 NATIONAL MEDIAN SCORES:
Middle School Elementary Set
33 19.5 D
27 34 E

2015-2016 Varsity & Junior Varsity Division National Qualifying Exams:

OFFICIAL 2015-2016 NATIONAL MEDIAN SCORES:
VARSITY JV Set
46 37 A
52 33.5 B
62 50 C

2014-2015 Varsity & Junior Varsity Division National Qualifying Exams:

Additional Varsity & JV Sample National Qualifying Exam
Additional Varsity & JV Sample National Qualifying Exam Answer Key
Additional Middle School & Elementary Sample National Qualifying Exam
Additional Middle School & Elementary Sample National Qualifying Exam – Answer Key