Trivia Nerd

Open Trivia Question API

Search Questions


Random Sample Questions

Total Number of Questions Presently: 190
Style Category Question Answer
standard Star Wars What service do GNK droids provide? GNK droids, also known as Gonk or Power Droids, are mobile power generators.
standard Star Wars What actor portrayed General Dodonna? Alex McCrindle
standard Classic Kid's TV What classic cartoon featured a small boy and a sea serpent? Beanie and Cecil
standard Star Wars Who was 2-1B's assistant in Echo Base? FX-7
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.

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