Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions

Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 190
Style Category Question Answer
standard Doctor Who What immortal friend of the doctor saved Rose from falling to her death when they first met? Captain Jack Harkness
standard Firefly How many times did Anora entertain a female client? Only once
standard Star Wars What did the Millennium Falcon's log read when the Imperials checked it on the Death Star? The crew abandoned ship right after takeoff.
standard Star Wars What was Jedi master Plo Koon's species? Plo Koon's species was Kel Dor.
standard Star Wars Into what did Luke Skywalker allow himself to fall on Cloud City? A reactor shaft

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