Practice Materials

Question Distribution for the National Science Bee

The following practice questions are in the same style and format as the Intramural Round questions and Online Regional Qualifying Exam:

(No matter what the ORQE exams say, the current scoring scheme is: Correct answers are worth 2 points, while incorrect answers or blank answers scores 0.)

2020-2021 National Science Bee – Online Regional Qualifying Exam
2020-2021 National Science Bee – Online Regional Qualifying Exam ANSWER KEY

2018-2019 National Science Bee – Online Regional Qualifying Exam
2018-2019 National Science Bee – Online Regional Qualifying Exam – ANSWER KEY

The packets listed below are from previous National Championships, Regional Finals, and National Qualifying Exams.

2020-2021 National Science Bee Questions – National Championships(coming soon)

2020-2021 National Science Bee Questions – Regional Finals

2019-2020 National Science Bee National Qualifying Exams

2019-2020 National Science Bee Questions – National Championships (Varsity/JV)

2019-2020 National Science Bee Questions – National Championships (Middle/Elementary)

2019-2020 National Science Bee Questions – Regional Finals

2019-2020 National Science Bee National Qualifying Exams

2018-2019 National Science Bee Questions – National Championships

2018-2019 National Science Bee Questions – Regional Finals

2018 National Science Bee Questions – National Championships

2017 National Science Bee Questions – National Championships

2016 National Science Bee Questions – National Championships

Regional Finals Bee Scoresheet

Please also see our past questions from the US Academic Bee and Bowl for further practice.
Please note that the USABB questions are on all academic subjects and not just science (though many science questions can be found in these rounds).