Quiz Bowl



State Qualifying Event: 

Not Required


Teams of 5; optional 2 alternates


National Competition

Competition Type: 


The Quiz Bowl tests teams of five competitors on their ability to quickly respond to questions covering the areas of academic knowledge, professional development and current events. The participants respond to a question by activating a buzzer system. The teams receive one point for a correct answer and lose a point for each incorrect answer. The active rounds (preliminary and finals) contain 100 questions each.

Quiz Bowl

The career competitions of the SkillsUSA Illinois Championships follow the current edition of the SkillsUSA Technical Standards. These are available to professional members (advisors and teachers) as a membership benefit following their submission of membership.