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101 Fun Multiple Choice Trivia Questions With Answers
This article consists of our carefully-curated selection of our favorite multiple-choice trivia questions.
The questions are based on general knowledge and some really fun topics and are suitable for people of all ages! You can look forward to these topics:
- General Knowledge (aka random stuff you may or may not know!)
- Travel and Geography
- Pop Culture
You ready? Let’s get right into it!
Multiple Choice Trivia Questions: General Knowledge
Which major aircraft manufacturer unveiled its lighter, smoother, more turbulent-resistant 787 Dreamliner in 2007?
- Northrop Grumman
- General Electric
What piece on a chess board moves in an L-shape?
- The knight
- The bishop
- The rook
- The king
How many sides does a stop sign have?
What is the color of an emerald?
What color dresses do Chinese women traditionally wear on their wedding day?
Aries, Sagittarius, and Leo are three zodiac signs in which triplicity?
What German car company had the slogan “Truth In Engineering”?
What object is placed on the attorneys’ desks each day the court is in session, bowing to a long-held tradition?
- a bible
- a wing
- a gavel
- a white quill pen
Which New York newspaper is credited with having started a new fad when it made Sudoku a featured puzzle in April of 2005?
- New York Times
- New York Post
- The Wall Street Journal
What innovative Italian fashion house designed a transparent raincoat that turned opaque when it got wet for its 2002 collection?
- Yves Saint Laurent
The art of folding objects out of paper to create two-dimensional and three-dimensional subjects is called what?
- Kaga yuzen
Which city dominates Italy’s automotive industry?
What is an oenophile an expert in?
- Japanese culture
Which founding father is known for his large signature on the United States Declaration of Independence?
- John Hancock
- Benjamin Franklin
- Alexander Hamilton
- John Jay
Which cartoon characters have been formally associated with the International Day of Happiness?
- The Flinstones
- The Jetsons
- The Smurfs
- Spongebob Squarepants
This soccer star opened up a museum in Portugal in 2014 to display his trophies, photos, wax likeness, and other gear. Who is he?
- David Beckham
- Christiano Ronaldo
- Lionel Messi
- João Moutinho
Known for its intelligence, which dog breed has been found capable of understanding more than a thousand words?
- Border Collie
- Cocker Spaniel
- French Bulldog
What drink is Starbucks famous for bringing back on a yearly basis during the fall season?
- Vanilla Sweet Cream Nitro Cold Brew
- Peppermint Mocha Frappuccino
- Toasted White Mocha
- Pumpkin Spice Latte
What aerobic Latin dance workout craze launched its own clothing line in 2007?
- Masala Bhangra
- Feel The Heat
Which store, known for its giant furniture warehouses, sold an estimated 150 million Swedish meatballs in 2013?
- Pottery Barn
- Living Spaces
Can you name the national dog breed of France?
- Bichon Frise
- Shih Tzu
- French Bulldog
What cup size, meaning “thirty” in Italian, was introduced by Starbucks in 2011 for 31-ounce cold beverages?
Which animal kills the most humans annually?
Which losing team did billionaire Mark Cuban buy for 285 million in 2000, and eventually lead to an NBA championship in 2011?
- Dallas Mavericks
- Cleveland Cavaliers
- Boston Celtics
- Golden State Warriors
In 1998, Jeff Bezos made a deal with British film fan Col Needham to purchase what movie-related site for $55 million?
- Rotten Tomatoes
- Plex TV
Multiple Choice Trivia Questions: Food
“Kyoho” is a type of what fruit?
- Coffee bean
Fondue is a national dish of which country?
Blood, Jaffa, and Cara Cara are all types of what food?
In what country would paella be considered one of its national dishes?
McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets actually come in four different shapes–what are they?
- Bone, Bell, Boot, and Ball
- Bone, Dinosaur, Sock, and Ball
- Bear, Cup, Sock, and Boot
What kids’ snacks, packaged in small boxes with Barnum & Bailey circus graphics, come in 19 different shapes?
- Animal Crackers
- Fig Newtons
- Teddy Grahams
Arachibutyrophobia is the feat of what sticking to the roof of your mouth?
- Soft bread
- Peanut butter
What country is the world’s largest coffee bean producer?
What alcoholic spirit is found in all four of these cocktails: Gimlet, Negroni, Aviation, and Tom Collins?
Poutine, often referred to as Canada’s national dish, consists of french fries, gravy, and which other ingredient?
- Tortilla chips
- Parmesan shavings
- Cheese curds
What was the main dish at medieval Christmas feasts?
- Cornish Hen
- Roasted Pig
“Eating good in the neighborhood” is the slogan of what restaurant chain?
- Texas Roadhouse
Agar-agar is a jelly obtained by boiling several kinds of what edible food stuff together?
- Horse hooves
A delicacy in Scotland, haggis is served inside what animal part?
- Crab’s shell
- Pig’s trotter
- Sheep’s stomach
- Cow’s intestine
Often used to add a flavorful boost to sushi, wasabi has a flavor very similar to what?
- Worcestershire sauce
Steak tartare is served in what way?
- On the bone
From what country did Prawn Crackers (Krupuk) originate?
- The Philippines
From what country did Haribo Gold Bears originate?
Which is the hottest chili pepper in the world?
- Carolina Reaper
- Ghost Pepper
- Trinidad Moruga Scorpion
- Naga Viper
What is the oldest soft drink in the United States?
- Dr. Pepper
- Barq’s Root Beer
Multiple Choice Trivia Questions: Movies
Which of these princesses was based on a real person?
- Snow White
Who is the voice of Buzz Lightyear in Toy Story?
- Tim Allen
- Robin Williams
- Tom Hanks
- George Clooney
What X-Men character did Halle Berry play?
Which of these Disney movies was released first?
- The Lion King
- Toy Story
In which 2012 film was James Bond believed to have died while trying to retrieve a stolen disc containing the identity of MI6 agents?
- Casino Royale
- Quantum of Solace
Which actress lends her voice to Samanta, the computer ‘girlfriend’ of Theodore Twombly in the 2013 movie Her?
- Sandra Bullock
- Scarlett Johansson
- Eva Mendez
- Charlize Theron
Which actor created, produced, and narrated the 2007 documentary The 11th Hour, about our impact on Earth’s ecosystems?
- Leonardo DiCaprio
- Al Gore
- Denzel Washington
- Jessica Alba
Who directed Midnight In Paris?
- Francis Ford Coppola
- Nick Cassavetes
- Woody Allen
- Taika Waititi
Who played Mark Zuckerberg in The Social Network?
- Jesse Eisenberg
- Andrew Garfield
- Michael Cera
- Toby Maguire
In Nacho Libre, what are the names of the two main characters played by Jack Black and Hector Jimenez?
- Nacho and Chancho
- Ignacio and Elroy
- Nacho and Ignacio
- Ignacio and Esqueleto
What is the name of the English bulldog at 221B Baker Street in the Robert Downey, Jr. film Sherlock Holmes?
What role did John Cena play in Suicide Squad?
- Colonel Rick Flag
- King Shark
What type of metal are Wolverine’s claws made of?
Which child from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory found the first Golden Ticket?
- Veruca Salt
- Violet Beauregarde
- Augustus Gloop
- Mike Teavee
What is the first CGI lead character in a feature-length film?
- Davy Jones from Pirates of the Caribbean
- Casper the ghost from Casper
- The T-rex in Jurassic Park
- Woody from Toy Story
Name the actress that appears in all of the following movies: Mean Girls, About Time, Sherlock Holmes, and Wedding Crashers.
- Tina Fey
- Rachel McAdams
- Amanda Seyfried
- Lacey Chabert
Name the actor that’s appeared in all of the following movies: Collateral, White House Down, Miami Vice, and Jarhead.
- Will Smith
- Jake Gyllenhaal
- Jamie Foxx
- Mark Wahlberg
In what country was The Lord of the Rings trilogy shot?
- New Zealand
In Thor: Love and Thunder, what is the name of Thor’s new axe called?
Which Tropic Thunder character was based on the combination of Russel Crowe, Daniel Day-Lewis and Colin Farrell?
- Tugg Speedman
- Kirk Lazarus
- Les Grossman
- Alpa Chino
Multiple Choice Trivia Questions: Travel and Geography
In 2015, which European city hosted the first Lollapalooza concert outside of the USA?
Which of New York City’s five boroughs is the most populous, with over 2.5 million people in 2014?
- Staten Island
Can you name the capital of Mexico?
- Mexico City
Which national park is the most popular park in Alaska, according to NPS visitation numbers?
- Denali National Park
- Glacier Bay National Park
- Kenai Fjords National Park
- Lake Clark National Park
What is the most visited tourist attraction in the world?
- St. Peter’s Basilica
- Forbidden City
- Eiffel Tower
In what country do more than half of people believe in elves?
What is the capital city of Spain?
- San Sebastian
Which is the holiest of cities in Islam?
Which of the following states doesn’t have a national park?
The Great Barrier Reef is situated off the coast of which of these countries?
- New Zealand
Which German city and capital of Bavaria was the home of the original Oktoberfest?
Which US city is the birthplace of bluegrass, also nicknamed “Music City”, and is known for its hot chicken?
- New Orleans
Which Hawaiian volcano erupted in 2014, sending molten lava creeping toward rural homes?
- Mauna Loa
- Mauna Kea
Which state, famous for its gooey mud pies, is the birthplace of John Grisham and Oprah Winfrey?
Dubrovnik was the filming location for which fictional area in Game of Thrones?
- King’s Landing
What is the largest state in the USA?
If you’re looking to eat a pastel de nata from its origin country, where would you go?
- Hong Kong
The Native people of Madagascar are known as Malagasy, and both their DNA and language are extremely similar to those found in what Southeast Asian country?
Which country does NOT span the two continents of Europe and Asia?
Which French city is known as the wine capital of France?
Multiple Choice Trivia Questions: Pop Culture
In which state’s Black Rock Desert does the annual Burning Man festival draw its eclectic crowds?
What 90s boy band member bought Myspace in 2011?
- Justin Timberlake
- Nick Lachey
- Nick Carter
- AJ McLean
What is the highest-grossing Broadway show of all time?
- The Lion King
- The Phantom of the Opera
In what U.S. state does “Breaking Bad” take place?
- New Mexico
Who is Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Getting Back Together” allegedly about?
- Harry Styles
- Taylor Lautner
- Jake Gyllenhaal
- John Mayer
What color is the letter Y in the eBay logo?
With which billionaire could you have had lunch with in 2010, if you had outbid the guy who dropped $2.6 million on eBay for the lunch date?
- Warren Buffett
- Elon Musk
- Bill Gates
- Steve Jobs
The mountains of what country in the world inspired Disneyland’s Matterhorn ride?
- USA (California)
What actress celebrated her Cambodian citizenship in 2004 by getting a large Bengal tiger tattooed on her back?
- Naomi Campbell
- Angelina Jolie
- Chrissy Teigen
Which island was Nicki Minaj born on?
What is Adele’s last name?
What 2012 Emmy host opened the show by cowering in a women’s bathroom stall?
- Jimmy Kimmel
- Conan O’Brien
- Jimmy Fallon
- Larry David
What drama from 2013 features characters with the nicknames Crazy Eyes, Big Boo, Taystee, and Pennsatucky?
- Orange Is The New Black
- Russian Doll
- How To Get Away With Murder
In Stranger Things, what is the game that Will, Mike, Dustin and Lucas are obsessed with playing?
- World of Warcraft
- Dungeons & Dragons
If you are born on Christmas day, which zodiac sign are you?
Which well-known Hollywood actor claims he turned down an opportunity to be a member of the Backstreet Boys?
- Ryan Gosling
- Ryan Reynolds
- Brad Pitt
- Leonardo DiCaprio
Best Trivia Games of 2024
Can’t get enough of the trivia goodness? Neither can we. If you’re looking for trivia games to play with friends/family, here are our favorite trivia board games on the market this year!
Ultimate Pub Trivia
1,100 questions covering 6 different categories
Host your own pub-style trivia nights
4 or more players | Ages 12 and up
Anomia Party Edition
A very popular card game for families, teens and adults!
Fast-paced friendly competition and laugh-til-you cry kind of fun
3-6 players | Ages 10+
…I should have known that! Trivia Game
110 cards with 400+ questions
Instead of points for answering questions right, points are subtracted for every wrong answer
Players 2+ | Ages 14+
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