Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions


Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 190
Style Category Question Answer
standard Star Wars Which groups did Lando Calrissian order to follow him in his attack on the Death Star once the shield was down? Red and gold groups.
standard Star Wars What wasn't quite enough to get Princess Leia excited? Being held by Han Solo
standard Firefly From what facility did the ship's doctor Simon rescue his sister River from? Mental
standard Firefly What children's toys might Wash be seen playing with? Dinosaurs
standard Star Wars What planet, according to Luke was perfectly safe for droids? Dagobah, according to Luke, was perfectly safe for droids.

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