Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions

Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 190
Style Category Question Answer
analogy General Nerd The Millennium Falcon is to Han Solo as The Normandy is to... Commander Shepard
standard Firefly Shepard Book carried what item that saved his life when on a federation cruiser? Ident Card
standard Star Wars Where on Tatooine did the droids escape pod land? The droids' escape pod landed in the Western Dune Sea.
standard Firefly What member of Serenity's crew hailed from the planet Harvest? Jayne
standard Star Wars What is unique about Cato Neimoidian cities? They are constructed on bridges.

Sample API Request & JSON Response


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


API Usage


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


GET /api/categories

Retreive a list of available categories.

  • No parameters available


GET /api/tags

Retreive a list of used tags.

  • No parameters available