Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions


Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 191
Style Category Question Answer
standard Star Wars Roughly how old was Yoda when Luke Skywalker returned to Dagobah to complete his training? 900 years
standard Star Wars Which ship was actually a modified T-47 airspeeder? The snowspeeder was actually a modified T-47 airspeeder.
standard Star Wars Who said, "Bo Shuda!"? Jabba the Hutt said, "Bo Shuda!"
standard Star Wars Where did Obi-Wan Kenobi go to get information about the dart that had killed Zam Wesell after the temple droids failed him? Obi-Wan Kenobi went to Dexter's Diner.
standard Doctor Who What part of the Tardis is defective causing it to remain seen as a blue police box? The chameleon circuit

Sample API Request & JSON Response

Request

GET /api/questions?limit=5&random=true


Response

API Usage

Questions

GET /api/questions

Retreive questions.

Parameter Datatype Default Description
difficulty int 0 0 (Unknown); 1 (Easy) - 5 (Expert)
style string standard standard, jeopardy, analogy
category string Category you want to return
limit int 10 Number of questions to return
offset int 0 Offset the returned questions
random boolean 0 Retreive a random selection of questions

POST /api/questions

Add new questions to the dataset.

Parameter Datatype Default Description
question string required
answer string required
style string standard standard, jeopardy, analogy
category string
difficulty int 0 0 (Unknown); 1 (Easy) - 5 (Expert)
tags string Comma separated list of keywords
meta string Additional information related to the question
reference string URL, book, or person to cite as research source for this question

Categories

GET /api/categories

Retreive a list of available categories.

  • No parameters available

Tags

GET /api/tags

Retreive a list of used tags.

  • No parameters available