Divisions: Varsity, Junior Varsity, Middle School, Elementary
Competition Type: Individual, 75 Question Multiple Choice Exam. Duration of 30 minutes.

The 2023 International History Olympiad will feature an exam on the history of the countries and peoples of Africa. This exam will consist of 75 multiple choice questions. It will feature questions on African history spanning from the Great Rift Valley to twentieth-century decolonization efforts and modern Africa. The questions on this exam may also include questions regarding interactions between African and European settlers; while the exam does not cover current events, there will be questions on recent history included.