Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions


Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 190
Style Category Question Answer
standard Star Wars What was Grand Moff Tarkin's homeworld? Eriadu
standard Star Wars What did Obi-Wan notice about the surface of Geonosis as he was landing? Obi-Wan noticed that there was an unusual concentration of Techno Union ships.
standard Star Wars Where, according to Dexter Jettster is Kamino located? Twelve parsecs outside the Rishi maze.
standard Star Wars What planet, according to Luke was perfectly safe for droids? Dagobah, according to Luke, was perfectly safe for droids.
standard Star Wars Where in Cloud City did Chewbacca find a troubled C-3PO? Chewbacca found a troubled C-3PO in a junk pile.

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