Welcome to the Hawaii Trivia Challenge
Part 1 - General Hawaii Trivia - 28 Questions
Which of the following famous Hawaiian Sumo wrestlers was actually born in Samoa? Listen to the Israel Kamakawiwo'ole (Iz) song for a hint?
Which island has the nickname The Target Isle?
Are palm trees native to Hawaii?
What is a hula dancing school called?
What is the Hawaii state fish?
Kanaka Creek, settled by Hawaiians, is located where?
What is the wettest spot on earth?
In what month does Hawaii see the most tourists?
The highest sea cliffs in the world are in?
Which island has the most tourism?
In the open ocean, Tsunami waves typically travel at roughly what speed?
Which island has the nickname The Garden Isle?
Some bird species migrate from Alaska to Hawaii for the winter
What is Hawaii's state motto?
What controversy surrounds the placement of surfing legend Duke Kahanamoku's statue?
Which is the second largest Hawaiian Island?
Where is Hawaii's largest waterfall?
What is Lanai's nickname?
What was the first Hawaiian Hotel to be named one of the Top 3 in the world by Conde Nast Traveler?
Which island has the nickname The Gathering Place?
What resort area in Hawaii has the driest climate?
What is Niihau's nickname?
How many people live on Niihua?
The Outdoor Circle, Hawaii's beautification organization, has planted how many trees since 1912?
Hawaii is the only U.S. state where the sun does what?
How many shark attacks per year does Hawaii average?
What is the Hawaii state bird?
Where does the Passion fruit plant get it's name from?
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Part 2 - Big Island Trivia - 10 Questions
Part 3 - Kauai Trivia - 10 Questions
Part 4 - Maui Trivia - 10 Questions
Part 5 - Oahu Trivia - 13 Questions
Part 6 - History Trivia - 14 Questions
What do the eight horizontal stripes on Hawaii's flag represent?
What was Kuemanu Heiau a temple for?
Who of the following have lived in Hawaii?
Kamehameha is the Hawaiian term for?
What animal did George Vancouver introduce to Hawaii?
Captain Cook initially called Hawaii the “Sandwich Islands” after…
Until 1819, under the Hawaiian Kapu system, what was the punishment for a woman caught eating a Coconut?
In 1919 the native Hawaiian population was 22,600. What was the population estimated to be in 1778?
Which of the following did Polynesian voyagers not use as a navigation aid?
Why is there a statue of Sun Yat Sen (founder of Taiwan) in Chinatown?
Which 2 Hawaiians have their statues displayed in Statuary Hall in Washington DC?
How did Beretania St. in Honolulu get it's name?
Who did Hawaiians think Captain James Cook was?
Why did Hawaiian missionaries ban surfing and canoeing?
Part 7 - Hawaiian Language Trivia - 10 Questions
The word Hawai'i has a mark between the two i's. What is this Hawaiian language mark called?
What is the Hawaiian word for turtle?
What does the Hawaiian word Poipu mean?
How many letters does the Hawaiian alphabet have?
In Hawaii, what are Pupus?
What does Ala Moana mean?
What does Lahaina mean in the Hawaiian language?
What does the Hawaiian word Kokua mean?
What does the Hawaiian word Hale mean?
What is a humu-humu-nuku-nuku-apuaa?