Give us a little more information and we'll give you a lot more relevant content
Your child's birthday or due date
Girl Boy Other Not Sure
Add A Child
Remove A Child
I don't have kids
Thanks For Subscribing!
Oops! Something went wrong. Please contact support@fatherly.com.

69 Trivia Questions for Kids and Adults Who Need to Learn a Thing or Two

Who knew Hummingbirds could fly backward?

Kids love to ask why. But what kids love even more than asking why is being know-it-alls. When you’re hosting game night or simply hanging out with family, it’s normal to throw in a few jokes and games here and there to lighten up the mood. But kids love to tell you all the random nonsense they know. So, if you want to go toe-to-toe with your kids, you need some freaking random facts.

Trivia questions for kids are an easy way to test the knowledge of children and teach them new things. And by engaging in this activity, they, ultimately,  hone practical skills like quick-thinking and the ability to provide timely responses.

We’ve curated unique trivia questions that span different genres. Though some will crack you up, the rest will live you in awe. From animals to space, to movies, then American history, here are 69 trivia questions for kids – and adults who need to learn a thing or two

Trivia Question: What is the fastest land animal?

Answer: The cheetah 

Trivia Question: What is the largest planet in the solar system?

Answer:: Jupiter. 

Trivia Question: Who was the first president of the United States?

Answer: George Washington.

Trivia Question: What is the largest organ on the human body?

Answer: The skin

Trivia Question: What natural phenomenon usually comes after a rainstorm?

Answer: A rainbow! 

Trivia Question: Where is the White House located?

Answer: Washington, D.C.

Trivia Question: Where is the Eiffel Tower located?

Answer: Paris, France. 

Trivia Question: What is the name of the first song heard in the Lion King?

Answer: The Circle of Life.

Trivia Question: What country invented the ice cream sundae?

Answer: The United States.

Trivia Question: Who was the first African American president of the United States?

Answer: Barack Obama. 

Trivia Question: What were Jack and Jill going up the hill to fetch?

Answer: A pale of water.

Trivia Question: What is another name for the 4th of July holiday?

Answer: Independence Day.

Trivia Question: Who painted The Mona Lisa?

Answer: Leonardo da Vinci.

Trivia Question: “Jack be nimble, Jack be quick, Jack _______.” What is the next line?

Answer: Jack jump over the candlestick.

Trivia Question: What country gifted the United States the Statue of Liberty?

Answer: France. The statue was handed over back in 1885.

Trivia Question: Which dwarf from Snow White mixes up his words?

Answer: Doc. 

Trivia Question: What is the name of the pet dinosaur on The Flintstones?

Answer: Dino. 

Trivia Question: What famous ocean liner tragically sank back in 1912?

Answer: The Titanic.

Trivia Question: What color is the fish from The Cat in the Hat?

Answer: Pink! 

Trivia Question: What do you call a baby goat?

Answer: A kid

Trivia Question: Name a mammal that can’t jump

Answer: Elephant, sloth, hippo, & rhino

Trivia Question: What is a group of crows called?

Answer: A murder

Trivia Question: What is a group of lions called?

Answer: A pride

Trivia Question: What is the nearest planet to the Sun?

Answer: Mercury

Trivia Question: How many inches are in a foot?

Answer: 12

Trivia Question: How many feet are in a yard?

Answer: Three

Trivia Question: How many sides does a pentagon have?

Answer: Five

Trivia Question: How many zeros are in a million?

Answer: Six

Trivia Question: What degree is a right angle?

Answer: 90 degrees

Trivia Question: What is the top number of a fraction called?

Answer: A numerator

Trivia Question: What is the bottom number of a fraction called?

Answer: A denominator

Trivia Question: If a car is traveling at 65 mph, how many miles would it travel in 6 hours?

Answer: 390

Trivia Question: What bird lives in Antarctica and cannot fly?

Answer: Penguin

Trivia Question: How many arms does an octopus have?

Answer: Eight

Trivia Question: How many arms does a starfish have?

Answer: Five

Trivia Question: What is the longest bone in the human body?

Answer: Femur

Trivia Question: True or false, there is gravity on the Moon?

Answer: False

Trivia Question: What is the name for the holes on the Moon’s surface?

Answer: Craters

Trivia Question: Which bird can learn to mimic human speech?

Answer: Parrots

Trivia Question: What allows birds to fly?

Answer: Their wings

Trivia Question: How many edges does a cube have?

Answer: 12

Trivia Question: What is a female elephant called?

Answer: A cow

Trivia Question: A lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth is between the Moon and what else?

Answer: The sun

Trivia Question: What is the largest bird in the world?

Answer: The Ostrich

Trivia Question: What is the most common species of bird found in the world?

Answer: Chicken

Trivia Question: Hummingbirds can fly backwards. True or False?

Answer: True

Trivia Question: Which body parts continue to grow throughout your entire life?

Answer: Your ears and nose.

Trivia Question: What is the most common training command taught to dogs?

Answer: “Sit”

Trivia Question: True or false, Dalmatians are born with spots?

Answer: False, Dalmatian puppies are born white, and their spots come later in life

Trivia Question: What do snakes smell with?

Answer: Their tongue

Trivia Question: Which fruit does Spongebob live in?

Answer: Pineapple

Trivia Question: Which princess lived with seven dwarfs?

Answer: Snow White

Trivia Question: What is Winnie the Poo’s favorite treat?

Answer: Honey

Trivia Question: Who is the villain in The Little Mermaid?

Answer: Ursula

Trivia Question: What television series cartoon dog says, “Ruh Roh!”?

Answer: Scooby-Doo

Trivia Question: What color is the sky?

Answer: Blue

Trivia Question: What is Shrek’s wife’s name?

Answer: Fiona

Trivia Question: What was the baby lion’s name in The Lion King?

Answer: Simba

Trivia Question: Where did Harry Potter go to school?

Answer: Hogwarts

Trivia Question: What does Mario jump on after completing a level?

Answer: A flagpole

Trivia Question: What weakens Superman?

Answer: Kryptonite

Trivia Question: What is the name of Barbie’s male companion?

Answer: Ken

Trivia Question: What planet is home to Chewbacca and the Wookiees in Star Wars?

Answer: Kashyyyk

Trivia Question: What is Batman’s real name?

Answer: Bruce Wayne

Trivia Question: Who is Spider-Man’s crush?

Answer: Mary Jane Watson

Trivia Question: Who is Mickey Mouse’s girlfriend?

Answer: Minnie Mouse

Trivia Question: Where does Santa Claus live?

Answer: The North Pole

Trivia Question: What’s a lucky object that you can find in the grass?

Answer: A four-leaf clover

Trivia Question: Which color means “GO” on a stoplight?