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Welcome to QBWiki,
a compendium of information on Quizbowl.
Featuring 5,109 articles on tournaments, players, sets, and theory.

Introduction

Quizbowl, or quiz bowl, is the most common name for a team-based competition involving answering knowledge-testing questions with a buzzer. Quizbowl is played at thousands of colleges, high schools, and middle schools across the United States, but competitions exist throughout the world with different names and different formats. In the US, the most common format on the national high school and college level is a two-team competition in which the teams compete to buzz in on tossup questions and then collaborate on bonus questions.

The most important organizations in quizbowl are ACF (at the collegiate level), PACE (at the high school level), and NAQT (at the collegiate, high school, and middle school levels). Much quizbowl community activity occurs at hsquizbowl.org, which is hosted by the Quizbowl Resource Center. Also check out our pages on quizbowl software, buzzer sets, and outreach to new schools and players.

Getting started

ACF Fall
October 15, 2022
ACF Winter
November 5, 2022
ACF Regionals
January 28, 2023
ACF Nationals
April 22-23, 2023

Quick Links

Find information about a club or team

Quizbowl History

How-to's and guides

  • Let past players teach you how-to learn science or run a club
  • Peruse various documents written by the community

Miscellaneous

Recent tournament results

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Collegiate

  1. Texas A wins @ Texas[1]
  2. North Carolina A wins after defeating Maryland A in a one-game final @ VCU[2]
  3. OSU A wins in some unspecified way @ Wayne State[3]
  4. Stanford goes undefeated @ UBC[4]
  5. Chicago A goes undefeated @ Northwestern[5]
  6. Iowa State wins a three-game final against Minnesota B in two games @ Minnesota[6]
  7. Toronto A defeats Toronto B in game two of an final where Toronto A had the advantage @ McGill[7]
  8. Imperial A goes undefeated @ Imperial[8]
  9. Penn B takes it in the last game of a best-of-three final against Rutgers[9]
  10. Berkeley A goes undefeated @ Claremont[10]
  11. Penn State A goes undefeated @ Cornell[11]
  12. Brown goes undefeated @ Yale[12]
  13. Georgia Tech B wins with the disadvantage against WUSTL A @ Vanderbilt[13]
  14. Florida B goes undefeated @ UF[14]


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