Online general knowledge quiz!

The Global Online Quiz was a worldwide mass participation pub quiz that aired as live online quizzes between March 2020 and January 2023. Each edition, thousands of players from all around the world competed against other local & global teams. We had a blast hosting close to three years of online quizzes and we loved getting to know so many wonderful quizzers from all over the globe; our very own online quizzing community! As of January 2023 we are no longer producing any new editions of the Global Online Quiz.

You’re welcome to enjoy re-watching any of the 50+ editions we have on our Youtube channel. Keep the fun going! Currently, we are working on developing new projects and we hope to see you all back in one of our live online events soon!

🌎Gather your colleagues, friends and family from all around the world and keep enjoying our quizzes!
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Enjoy our quizzes

You can re-watch any of our 50+ Global Online Quiz editions on our Youtube channel. Each quiz is about 2 hours long, so make sure to have a tasty drink and a stack of answer sheets ready. Invite some friends, pop over to the neighbors’ house, kick back with your colleagues to close out the workweek or reconnect online with loved ones across the globe; keep enjoying our quizzes, at any location and any time you feel like it!

Keep quizzing!
Write down your answers

It’s all about the fun: all you need is a pen and paper. You can also download our printable answer sheets. Keep score yourselves after each round and pat yourself on the back for a job well done afterwards. Still curious how your team stacks up against other teams that played this quiz before? Yup, we get that. Simply make note of the quiz edition number and look up the scores of that quiz on our Facebook page.

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Contributions are welcome

All Global Online Quiz editions are available for everyone to enjoy at any time. We’ve been blessed to have had players from so many different corners of the world joining the fun and we really hope you enjoy the quizzes too! A lot of time and effort has gone into the production of these full length quiz shows. If you had fun, we’d appreciate a contribution, the amount is completely up to you / your team. Thank you!

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Ready, set, quiz!

“You don’t need to be Sheldon Cooper to enjoy this quiz. It contains something fun for everyone! From European landmarks to Asian cuisine. From Hollywood films to music. From local sports to international celebs and much more. It’s a general knowledge pub quiz, hosted in English. The quiz contains several different types of rounds. We always finish on music. Singing along is highly encouraged – I can’t hear you anyway! 😉  ” – Your quizmaster: Julinka van Keulen

The Global Online Quiz

As of January 2023 we are no longer producing any new editions of the Global Online Quiz. Currently, we are working on developing new projects and we hope to see you all back in one of our live online events soon!

You’re welcome to enjoy re-watching any of the 50+ editions we have on our Youtube channel. Keep the fun going! Want to see how other teams did in previous quizzes? Check out Facebook page.

Past editions:

#53 January 21

#52 December 17

#51 November 19

#50 October 15

#49 September 17

#48 August 20

#47 June 04

#46 May 21

#45 April 23

#44 April 02

#43 March 19

#42 March 5

#41 February 19

#40 February 5

#39 January 22

#38 January 8

More past editions...

#37 December 18

#36 December 04

#35 November 20

#34 November 6

#33 October 16

#32 October 2

#31 September 18

#30 September 4

#29 August 7

#28 July 10

#27 June 19

#26 June 5

#25 May 22

#24 May 8

#23 April 24

#22 April 10

#21 March 27

#20 March 13

#19 February 27

#18 February 13

#17 January 30

#16 January 16

#15 January 02

#14 December 19

#13 December 05

#12 November 21

#11 November 7

#10 October 24

#09 October 10

#08 September 26

#07 September 12

#06 August 29

#05 July 4

#04 June 6

#03 May 9

#02 April 11

#01 March 27

The road to victory!

A winning team always comes prepared.

1) Meet up with your team

Re-watch any of our 50+ Global Online Quiz editions and keep the fun going! We recommend 4 to 6 people on one team, the more diverse their backgrounds and interests, the better! Bring your team together, online or offline. Use conferencing software, a group chat, a phone call, your living room, a local bar or your favorite sports club.

2) Watch the quiz show together

Each quiz show was hosted live by a Number 42 quiz master. Now, you can re-watch any of our quizzes at any time you like! All quizzes are about 2 hours long. Questions are supported by on screen pictures, videos & audio clips. You can re-watch the quizzes on any device (television, smartphone, computer, etc.) at your preferred location, and at any time you like! Feel free to get creative with pool side televisions, cinema rooms and local pubs.

3) Answer the questions

The quiz consists of 6 rounds, containing 10 questions each. Sometimes there are multiple answers per question. Each question is followed by some time to debate and write down your answer as a team. All you need is a pen and some paper, you can use our official answer sheets. Questions aren’t repeated after they’ve been asked, so you might want to take notes during the quiz. After each round you are given 2 more minutes to finalize your answers. After that: it’s straight on to the reveal of the answers for that round!

4) Check your answers

Time to see how you’ve done! You need to check your own answers and we trust you to be extremely honest and completely unbiased 😉 The quizmaster will tell you how many points you could have earned for each question. For questions with one answer, a correct answer is worth 1 full point or half a point if it’s almost correct, but not quite. We’ll leave the definition of ‘almost correct’ up to your best judgement. For questions with multiple answers it’s always half a point per correct answer. If you have to name 4 countries for one question, that question could earn you 2 points in total, for example. After checking all of the answers on this round write down the total amount of points scored at the top of the answer sheet.

5) Calculate your score!

At the end of the quiz, you add up all of your points for each round. This will be your total score. Great job! Go ahead and pat yourself on the back for a job well done. 😊

Curious how your team stacks up against other teams that played this quiz before? No shame in a little competitiveness, we totally get that! Just make note of the quiz edition number you played and look up the scores of that quiz on our Facebook page.

Did you have a good time? We sure hope so! Please consider making a contribution, a lot of time and effort have gone into making these quizzes.

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About Number 42

Curiosity, decisiveness and craftsmanship. What that yields? A quiz experience with impact. The effect? Pride, energy, solidarity and, of course, fun. For almost ten years, we have been delivering the complete package from the heart of Eindhoven, The Netherlands: custom-made, professional quizzes. From creative concept to execution. From custom quiz questions to general knowledge questions. We deliver knowledge quizzes that people will talk about for a long time afterwards.

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