60 Weird Trivia Questions and Answers

Some facts are just plain strange. From animals to celebrities to movies to science, there are tons of weird trivia questions to learn about. 

Do you know, for example, which reptile can predict earthquakes? Or which singer lost her own lookalike contest? Or which fruit is radioactive?

This weird trivia quiz will certainly keep you on your toes. It will also give you some great facts to share with your friends!

Ready to give it a try?

Let’s start!

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General Weird Trivia Questions and Answers

General Weird Trivia

Let’s get the ball rolling with some general weird trivia.

This category will keep you guessing! From animals to toys to song lyrics, you’re bound to learn something new here.

If you’re up for the challenge, give the following fifteen questions a try.

Okay, let’s go!

1. What is the Cookie Monster's real name?
2. True or false - it's a federal crime to share your Netflix password in the US.
3. What was the first toy to be advertised on TV?
Mr. Potato Head
4. Which two bird species can recognize themselves in a mirror?
Magpies and pigeons
5. How many times does Carly Rae Jepsen sing the word 'really' in her song 'I Really Like You'?
6. Which university is older than the state it is named for?
The University of Minnesota
7. Which movie has a Starbucks cup in every scene?
Fight Club
8. As of 2019, how many visitors did the website MySpace have per month?
8 million
9. What is the Cookie Monster's real name?
10. How long can a snail sleep for?
Three years
11. What is the official animal of Scotland?
The unicorn
12. What is the collective name for unicorns?
A blessing
13. Which reptile can predict earthquakes?
14. From which Celtic word do we get the word 'Jurassic'?
15. One item of clothing is exempt from taxes in Texas. What is it?
Cowboy boots

Weird Trivia Questions for Adults

Weird Trivia Questions for Adults image

The following questions are for the grown-ups.

Covering topics like death, strange eBay listings, and bizarre phobias, this round is better suited to adults than kids.

The following trivia questions are weird and wonderful and definitely worth a try!

Let’s get going with fifteen weird trivia questions for adults.

1. What is responsible for more deaths - sharks or selfies?
2. In what state is it illegal to swear in front of a corpse?
3. Where does the word 'mortgage' come from?
From the French word for 'dead pledge'
4. What celebrity-related was listed on eBay in February 2007 for $1 million before being taken down?
Britney Spears's hair
5. What job did Pope Francis have before he became the Pope?
A nightclub bouncer
6. The inventor of the frisbee died at the age of 90. What happened to his body?
His ashes were turned into a frisbee
7. What is omphalophobia?
A fear of belly buttons
8. How many bodies lay on Mount Everest?
More than 300
9. What animal could die if they have a year of no sex?
10. In which country is beer classified as a soft drink up until the year 2011?
11. Which common spice can be poisonous in large quantities?
12. What once killed 80% of the world's sheep population?
A volcanic eruption
13. Which candy was designed to make smokers quit their habit?
14. When was the longest gap between twins being born?
87 days
15. Who was the first man to pee on the moon?
Buzz Aldrin

Weird Funny Trivia Questions and Answers

Weird Funny Trivia

If you want to laugh, the following questions are for you!

Sometimes, life is so strange that you can’t help but giggle. Old (and very strange) laws, actors with particular phobias, ghosts, and sea creatures: you’ll find them all in this section.

Think you know your strange, hilarious facts?

The following fifteen weird funny trivia questions will put you to the test!

1. In which country is it illegal to own just one guinea pig to prevent the animal's loneliness?
2. How long was the longest ever game of Monopoly?
70 days
3. What is the actor Johnny Depp afraid of?
4. Where is it illegal to be drunk while in charge of cows?
The UK
5. How old is the oldest piece of chewing gum?
9,000 years old
6. Which sport has been played on the moon?
7. In which country does more than half of the population believe in elves, dwarves, and ghosts?
8. Which famous singer lost in her own lookalike contest?
Dolly Parton
9. Which animal has a regional accent?
10. What color was Coca-Cola originally?
11. In which US state is it illegal to eat fried chicken with a fork?
12. What sea creature has been used in wars?
13. Which famous singer composed the music for Sonic the Hedgehog 3?
Michael Jackson
14. Can humans sneeze in their sleep?
15. In Italy, it's considered bad luck to bump into …
A nun

Weird Science Trivia Questions and Answers

Weird Science Trivia

Science is incredible, and sometimes, studies can throw up the strangest facts you weren’t expecting.

Without scientific research, we wouldn’t know the weight of clouds, or which substance works against gravity, or about radioactive fruit.

Science has given us a ton of interesting facts to learn!

Try the next fifteen weird science trivia questions to find out more.

1. What is the heaviest a cloud can weigh?
A million pounds
2. Which animal laughs when they are tickled?
3. What is there more of: trees on earth, or stars in our galaxy?
Trees on earth
4. What substance can work against gravity?
5. True or false: water can freeze and boil at the same time
6. Which fruit is radioactive?
7. Where do grasshoppers have ears?
In their bellies
8. True or false: gamers are better at decision-making.
9. What can make you allergic to red meat?
Tick bites
10. What item of clothing can save you money while shopping?
High heels
11. The bigger your brain, the longer you take to …
12. How often does a human blink per minute?
20 times
13. Which is the only muscle that never tires?
The heart
14. Across a lifetime, how much time do humans spend on the toilet?
One year
15. Which food never spoils, even after thousands of years?

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