Stand Up To Cancer Quiz for Amazon Alexa

A group of fundraisers playing the Stand Up To Cancer Quiz on Amazon Alexa

LET'S GET

QUIZZICAL

WITH ALEXA

Play the Stand Up To Cancer Quiz on Amazon Alexa. All you need is two teams, an Alexa device and a competitive streak. Prepare to be thoroughly entertained in the name of life-saving research.

INTRODUCING YOUR QUIZ HOST...

INTRODUCING YOUR QUIZ HOST...

Joe Lycett holding a microphone and quiz cards

Take the stress out of hosting as comedian Joe Lycett (8 out of 10 Cats) and Alexa guide you through four rounds of thrilling trivia. They'll do all the hard work like counting scores and keeping players amused.

BEFORE YOU ASK ALEXA...

BEFORE YOU ASK ALEXA...


Get set up! Before you play, you'll need to enable the quiz on your Alexa device. Go to the quiz page on the Amazon website and select the yellow ‘Enable’ button, or find the quiz in the Skills and Games area of your smartphone app. It's that easy, and completely free.

 

ENABLE THE QUIZ

PLAN YOUR ALEXA QUIZ FUNDRAISER

PLAN YOUR ALEXA QUIZ FUNDRAISER

GET TOGETHER

GET TOGETHER

Grab your Amazon Alexa device. Gather your pals, colleagues or family. Split into two teams and pick your team names.

START THE QUIZ

START THE QUIZ

Enable the quiz (instructions above) and then say "Alexa, start the Stand Up To Cancer Quiz". Alexa and Joe will tell you how to play, and even keep track of the scores.

DONATE

DONATE

Ask your quiz players to support life-saving research by simply donating by text (details below) or by adding donations to your online giving page.

TURN THAT QUIZ

INTO QUIDS

TURN THAT QUIZ INTO QUIDS

Don't forget to ask your quiz players to support Stand Up To Cancer's life-saving work. Charge a quiz 'pay to play' fee or up the stakes with a donation forfeit for the losers.

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DONATE BY TEXT 

Ask your quizzers to 'pay to play'. It's easy! You can donate by texting QUIZ5QUIZ10 or QUIZ20 to 70404 to donate £5, £10 or £20. See text to donate terms.

Collection Bucket

USE YOUR ONLINE GIVING PAGE

Pay in the cash you've raised doing the quiz to your online giving page, hassle free! If you haven't already, sign up to fundraise now and you'll receive your online giving page. Or just pay in the cash online.

YOUR QUESTIONS

ANSWERED

YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

To play the quiz on your Alexa device, you need to enable it first.

To do this, go to the Stand Up To Cancer Quiz page on the Alexa Skills Store on the Amazon website and select the yellow ‘Enable’ button. You may need to sign in to your Amazon account to do this. 

Alternatively you can search for the quiz in the ‘Skills & Games’ area of your Alexa smartphone app.

Once you've enabled the quiz, you'll be ready to play. To get started, just say "Alexa, start the Stand Up To Cancer Quiz." 

Yes! The quiz is completely free to enable in the Amazon Alexa Skills Store, and in the Alexa smartphone app.

Just follow the steps on this page or go to the quiz page on the Alexa Skills Store to enable the quiz on your Amazon device. Happy quizzing!

We recommend having two teams of up to six people playing the quiz. Smaller teams and one on one also works really well. 

The quiz is voice-based and you can play through your Amazon Alexa device. You need to enable it in the Amazon Alexa Skills Store first. You can play once you've asked Alexa to "start the Stand Up To Cancer Quiz".

Comedian Joe Lycett hosts the quiz, so you don't have to! Alexa will give you and your players instructions, asking the two teams a set of questions throughout four rounds. The quiz rounds include random trivia, sounds, SU2C entertainment and some science and history thrown in for good measure. 

All you need is your Alexa-enabled device, plus colleagues, mates or family to play. Simply follow Joe and Alexa's instructions and they will guide you through the quiz, keep tabs on scores, and let players know whether they've answered correctly.

There are plenty of ways you can turn this quiz into a money-maker to support Stand Up To Cancer's life-saving research.

WAYS TO DONATE

When you've got your players together, you could ask them to donate by text as a 'pay to play' contribution. Text to donate details are on this page.

If you've already signed up to fundraise, you will have received an online giving page, where you can ask your players to add donations, hassle-free. This can go towards your grand fundraising total. Or if you've already held a quiz fundraiser and you'd like to pay in your fundraising cash online, you can do this here

100% of donations go directly towards funding life-saving cancer research. 

NO ALEXA?

NO WORRIES!

NO ALEXA? NO WORRIES!

You can still host a fundraising quiz the traditional way, with your mates, colleagues or family! You'll find a set of questions, answer sheet and hosting tips in this downloadable PDF.