Divisions: Varsity, Junior Varsity, Middle School, Elementary
Competition Type: Individual, Short Answer Exam, Counts 1/3 towards the Individual Olympiad Championship
This is a required event for all competing students.

All students attending the 2022 International History Olympiad will be required to compete in the Written Exam, which will consist of a certain number of questions, and a timeframe (approximately 80 minutes) which all answers must be written by. While the exact format has yet to be determined, it is likely the Written Exam will consist of 8-10 question prompts. Elementary Division students will need to answer any 5 or 6 of these; Middle School Division students will need to answer any 6 or 7 of these, Junior Varsity Division students will need to answer any 7 or 8 of these, and Varsity Division students will need to answer 8 or 9 of these.