Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions

Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 190
Style Category Question Answer
standard Firefly Jayne was celebrated as a hero for accidentally delivering what payload to a small mud farmer settlement? 75,000 credits
standard Firefly Simon and River's father had this occupation. Doctor
standard Firefly The notorious mercenary duo hunting River was known by what unique fashion choice? Blue gloves
standard Star Wars Where did Obi-Wan Kenobi go to get information about the dart that had killed Zam Wesell after the temple droids failed him? Obi-Wan Kenobi went to Dexter's Diner.
standard Star Wars Who led the battle of Kashyyyk for the Republic? Yoda

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