Audience Energizers

55 Fun Trivia Quiz Questions for 2021

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Emma Cullen2021-06-08
Whatever the occasion, hosting a quiz is a fun way to engage and energize your audience. However, sometimes it can be difficult to think of fun but challenging questions for your quiz. This post offers free quiz templates that you are free to use. They have also been created in Mentimeter which will let you quickly create the perfect quiz.

How To Play Trivia

  1. Decide on how many categories you want.
  2. Vary the categories.
  3. Don't make it too tough
  4. Have someone count the results while you ask questions.. 
  5. Get the prizes ready. 

How To Use These Templates

  1. Sign into you Mentimeter account. If you don’t already have one, create your free account here.
  2. Once you’ve logged in, select the quiz the template you want to use, and add it to your account. Pick any of those included here or browse our library of other templates!
  3. When your quiz is ready to go, press "Present", and your audience can use their smartphones to participate!

Feel free to get creative and make your own Menti quiz and add in any of the extra trivia questions we have included.

General Knowledge Quiz & Questions

Time to get general and see what you know about everything from space to US Presidents.

General Knowledge Quiz 1

General Knowledge Quiz 1

  1. What is a group of crows called?
  2. Compared to their body weight, what animal is the strongest - Dung Beetle, Elephant, Ant, Cow?
  3. How many dots appear on a pair of dice?
  4. Which is the only body part that is fully-grown from birth?
  5. What is acrophobia a fear of?
  6. In what country was Elon Musk born?
  7. Who performs the voice of Homer Simpson?
  8. What country has the most islands?
  9. In Australia what is commonly known as a Bottle-o?
  10. How many hearts does an octopus have?
  11. December 26th is known by what names in Ireland?
  12. In what US state is the country's busiest airport located?
  13. What planet is closest to the sun?
  14. Where is the strongest human muscle located?
  15. What phone company produced the 3310?

Geography Quiz & Questions

Now let's more on to the geographical. Rivers, lakes, countries and states. Plenty of diverse questions to choose from.

 Geography Quiz

Geography Quiz

  1. What is the only continent with land in all four hemispheres?
  2. Which river flows through the Grand Canyon?
  3. Where is Angel Falls, the world’s largest waterfall, located?
  4. What is the state capital of New York?
  5. On what continent would you find the world’s largest desert?
  6. What is the capital of Ireland?
  7. What is the smallest US state by area?
  8. What is the tallest type of tree?
  9. True or False: Holland is a region in The Netherlands?
  10. What are the 5 Great Lakes?
  11. How many European capitals does the Danube flow through?
  12. Fill in the blanks: The capital of Bulgaria is _ofi_
  13. What is the capital of Canada?
  14. In what capital would you find The Little Mermaid statue?
  15. On what continent would you find the city of Baku?
  16. What is the only flag that does not have four sides?
  17. How many stars are on the Chinese flag?
  18. How many colors are used in the South African flag?
  19. What colours is the flag of the United Nations?
  20. Which country features a shipwreck on it’s national flag?

Food and Drink Trivia

Food & Drink Quiz

Food & Drink Quiz

Everyone's favorite pastime can provide us with a really entertaining series of questions, so let's dig in!

  1. How many measures of Gordon’s Gin are in a Vesper (James Bond) martini?
  2. Cacio & Pepe is a staple of what Italian city’s cuisine?
  3. Where did sushi originate?
  4. What is a Beaujolais?
  5. Which of the following sauces is NOT traditionally vegan - Hoisin, Worcestershire, Mustard, Wasabi?
  6. What is the world’s best selling stout beer?
  7. What country drinks the most coffee?
  8. What meat is used in a shepherd's pie?
  9. What is the difference between brandy and cognac?
  10. Pink Ladies and Granny Smiths are types of what fruit?

Sports Trivia

Sports Quiz

Sports Quiz

It doesn't matter if you're a former soccer star or just a mad fan, sports is a lynchpin of all great quizzes.

  1. What does FIFA stand for in English?
  2. Who is the world’s highest paid athlete in 2021?
  3. In what city is the NFL Hall of Fame located?
  4. Simone Biles is famous for her skill in what sport?
  5. Where does the Tour de France finish each year?
  6. What is the difference between the skeleton and luge?
  7. What was the first name of Argentinian soccer star Maradona?
  8. What height is a regulation NBA basket?
  9. What is the national sport of Japan?
  10. What sporting event has a strict dress code of all white?

Time for Answers

General Knowledge

  1. A murder
  2. Dung Beetle
  3. 42
  4. Eyes
  5. Flying
  6. South Africa
  7. Dan Castellaneta
  8. Sweden - 270 000 islands
  9. An off-licence / Liquor store
  10. 3
  11. Saint Stephen's Day
  12. Georgia - Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  13. Mercury
  14. The jaw
  15. Nokia

Geography

  1. Africa
  2. Colorado River
  3. Venezuela
  4. Albany
  5. Antarctica
  6. Dublin
  7. Rhode Island
  8. Redwoods
  9. True
  10. Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario
  11. 4
  12. Sofia
  13. Ottawa
  14. Copenhagen
  15. Asia
  16. Nepal
  17. 5
  18. 6
  19. Blue and White
  20. Bermuda

Food & Drink

  1. 3
  2. Rome
  3. China
  4. A type of red wine
  5. Worcestershire
  6. Guinness
  7. Finland
  8. Lamb
  9. Cognac must come from the Cognac region of France
  10. Apples

Sports

  1. International Federation of Association Football
  2. Conor McGregor
  3. Canton, Ohio
  4. Gymnastics
  5. Avenue des Champs-Élysées in Paris
  6. Skeleton riders sled on their stomachs while luge riders sled down the track on their backs
  7. Diego
  8. 10 feet / 3.02 meters
  9. Sumo Wrestling
  10. Wimbeldon

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