Divisions: Varsity, Junior Varsity, Middle School
Competition Type: Individual, Combined Multiple Choice and Written Exam
We will be debuting an East Asian History Exam at the 2020 International History Olympiad. This exam will cover the history of China (including Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau), Korea, Japan, Mongolia, Asiatic Russia, the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, East Timor, Singapore, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, and Burma, and their predecessor states and political entities. The exam will consist of multiple choice, short answer, and essay sections. The time limit will be 80 minutes.
This event is new for 2020