Crowdpurr offers a 100% original Trivia Database of pre-written trivia games that is available on all plans that you can use for FREE to always have fresh trivia content ready for your recurring trivia events.
Our Trivia Database is updated weekly with new trivia games on current and trending topics, fan-favorite categories like movies, music, and pop-culture, and broad knowledge general-topic trivia games that are perfect for trivia players who like a mix of trivia questions.
You can add several trivia games to create a one-of-kind mix, or handpick specific questions from various trivia games, or add your own custom written trivia questions to an existing pre-written game. The options are endless.
Crowpdurr's trivia games are 100% original and written exclusively for our users by our own amazing staff trivia content team. They're always free to our users. With the Classroom Plan or higher, you can even export trivia questions and use them for your recurring offline events!
Trivia Game Format
Trivia games are usually fifteen questions in length. The question difficulty will range from easy to hard over the duration of the questions with questions getting harder as the game progresses. The trivia games are mostly multiple-choice with a few text-answer questions in each as well. You can select Only Multiple-Choice to only add multiple-choice questions if you prefer. Trivia games may also contain fun image questions and GIF content.
Creating a New Trivia Game Using The Trivia Database
To create a new trivia game from the Trivia Database, click on the Create Experiences button in the left navigational column in Crowdpurr. Then choose the type of trivia game you want to create. For more information on various types of trivia game, please check out Crowdpurr Trivia Games Explained.
Upon clicking one of the blue Create buttons, the trivia game's Experience Wizard will open. The first tab is Crowdpurr's Trivia Database.
Setting The Question Count
In the upper left-hand corner of the Trivia Database is the Question Count widget. You may want to limit your new trivia game to a certain amount of questions (e.g. you want to create a trivia game with exactly twenty questions). This allows you to input exactly how many questions you want for your new trivia game.
If you edit the Question Count, no matter how many trivia games or questions you add, your new trivia game will be created with exactly how many questions set in the Question Count with an even mix of questions from all your selected trivia games and questions. If you don't edit the Question Count, as you add trivia games and questions, Crowdpurr will increase your Question Count until your plan's Question Limit is reached.
Trivia Database Categories
On the left side of the Trivia Database are all the various trivia categories containing our pre-written trivia games.
You'll find a huge set of diverse fun categories including broad-topic trivia games under General, our most popular trivia games under #Trending, our latest newly published games under New, trivia games for children and learning under Kids, and all the other fan-favorite trivia game topics.
Fresh original trivia games are published to the New category every Monday morning, so check in for regular updates.
Give us a follow for regular updates on new trivia games, features, and announcements.
Reviewing A Category's Trivia Games
Upon clicking a trivia category, the category's available trivia games will populate in a list for you to review.
|The available trivia games under the Movies category|
To review the questions for any one of the category's trivia games, click on its blue Q15 questions button. Some trivia games with more or less questions may have a different number on the question button.
After clicking on the blue Q15 questions button, a trivia game's questions will slide down in a list.
|The list of questions for the James Cameron Blockbusters trivia game after clicking the Q15 button|
The question list allows you to review and handpick the questions you want to add from the selected trivia game. It also displays the Question Type of each question. You can use the question list to hand-pick exactly which trivia questions you want from the selected trivia game by checking or unchecking the checkbox next to each question. Clicking on the top checkbox in the header of the list will select or unselect all questions for the trivia game.
Adding Trivia Games From The Database
After reviewing a trivia game's questions, you can add the entire trivia game(s) to your new trivia game by clicking on the trivia game's green Plus button. This will add the trivia game and all its questions to your list of selected trivia games in the top Your Selected Trivia Games area. You can add and mix trivia games from any category.
You can also click the top checkbox from the question list of any trivia game. This will also add every single question from the trivia game and add it to the Your Selected Trivia Games area.
|The James Cameron Blockbusters trivia game with only three questions selected to be added using the question checkboxes|
Each time you add a trivia game and/or question(s), your Question Count will increase unless you have already set the desired amount of questions for your new trivia game. You can select up to ten Trivia Database trivia games to add to your new trivia game.
| The Trivia Database showing three fifteen-question trivia games from different categories selected to be added to the new trivia game with a Question Count of forty-five questions
Removing Added Trivia Games
If you change your mind and wish to remove a trivia game and all its questions from your selection, you can either click the red Minus button that is now displayed in place of the green Plus button after selecting the trivia game, you can click on the X button next to the selected trivia game in the Your Selected Trivia Games area, or manually uncheck all the trivia game's question checkboxes in its question list.
If you wish to remove all your selected trivia games and start over, click the blue Clear All link in the Your Selected Trivia Games area. This will remove all selected trivia games.
Adding Only Multiple-Choice Questions
If you prefer to only have multiple-choice questions, make sure to check the Only Multiple-Choice checkbox under the Trivia Database options. This will remove any text-answer questions that you have added in your trivia game and question selections.
Creating Exact Trivia Game Copies, Shuffled Mixes, and Ordered Mixes of Trivia Games
The Trivia Database allows flexibility to create the exact type of trivia game you need for your audience. The following are several possibilities that you can create.
Creating A Single Exact Copy of Trivia Game
If you want to simply create a single fifteen-question trivia game exactly how it is shown in the Trivia Database, simply add the single trivia game and proceed to the next step of the Experience Wizard.
If you're on the free Basic Plan your new trivia game will only contain ten randomly selected questions from the chosen trivia game.
Creating Shuffled Mixes of Multiple Trivia Games and Questions
If you want to create a mix of multiple trivia games together, simply add the selected trivia games you want in your mix and click the Shuffle Questions checkbox. Then proceed to the next step of the Experience Wizard.
Creating Ordered Sets of Multiple Trivia Games and Questions
If you want to maintain the order of your added trivia games and questions, simply add your trivia games and questions, and leave the Shuffle Questions checkbox unchecked.
For example, if you add four fifteen-question trivia games for a total of sixty questions, Crowdpurr will simply add all four trivia games in order exactly as they are shown in the Trivia Database without shuffling. If you wish to shuffle later, simply use the Shuffle Questions tool on the Experience Dashboard once your new trivia game is created.
Handpicking Questions From The Trivia Database
If you want to handpick questions from certain trivia games from the Trivia Database and manually build your trivia game, simply click on the trivia game's navy blue Q15 button, to see its list of questions. Then check which questions you want to add from that trivia game. Check as many or as few as you like. Repeat this process for up to to ten trivia games to create your own hand-selected mix! If you wish to have them shuffled, check the Shuffle Questions checkbox. Otherwise, Crowdpurr will put the questions in the order you selected them.
You can also handpick questions from the Trivia Database after you've created your new trivia game from the Experience Dashboard. To learn more check out Adding Questions With The Trivia Database.
Writing Your Own Blank Questions When Using The Trivia Database
If you want to add your own blank questions that you write yourself, there are two easy ways to do this using the Trivia Database.
Add Blank Trivia Games
You can add any of the trivia games or blank questions under the Write Your Own category to add a specific amount and type of blank questions. You can simply add an entire trivia game or manually check however many blank questions you want.
|The Write Your Own category with the Ten Question Multiple Choice Trivia game selected to be added
Using the Question Count
Or you can simply set the Question Count to any number higher than your selected trivia games' number of questions. Any questions beyond your added trivia games and questions will be blank multiple-choice questions that you can edit yourself. You can even set the Question Count to the number of blank multiple-choice questions you want without selecting any trivia games or questions to add and you'll get a trivia game with the exact amount of blank questions as your Question Count.
Adding, Editing, and Removing Questions and Answers After Creating Your Trivia Game
Crowdpurr allows you to have full control to edit, add, and remove all questions after your trivia game is created using the newly created trivia game's Experience Dashboard.
You can edit questions and their answers that were added from the Trivia Database, you can handpick new questions to add from the Trivia Database, and you can remove questions that were added.
To learn more about managing your trivia game's questions and answers check out Adding, Editing, Moving, & Removing Questions.
To learn more, check out the following Help Center articles related to the above topics.