Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions


Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 190
Style Category Question Answer
jeopardy General Nerd This long running quiz show keeps player's money at risk with it's unique take on questions What is Jeopardy?
standard Firefly Spoilers! Who was the only full time crew member to die? Wash, and it totally sucked!
standard Star Wars What did Darth Vader tell Lando Calrissian about Princess Leia and Chewbacca after he tortured Han Solo? That they must never again leave Cloud City.
standard Star Wars When the buzz droids attacked Obi-Wan's ship, which astromech droid was destroyed? R4-P17 was destroyed.
standard Star Wars What did Luke feel after he set up camp on Dagobah? Like he and R2-D2 were being watched.

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