What is WOK?
WOK is World of Knowledge. It combines Wikipedia with quizzes into the Knowledge Network WOK. WOK is the Gamification of Wikipedia. Or Facebook for Knowledge.
In mobile app WikiMaster, every Wikipedia article has a quiz related. For academic studies. Or for trivia fun.
All multiple choice questions are created by the community WOK so anyone can learn and check they actually learned anything by taking a quiz.
WOK has update developed 3 apps in the ecosystem of Knowledge Network WOK: WikiMaster, WikiFlip and Quiz King.
Behind the WOK project is the company WOKcraft, founded by Erik Bolinder.
"WOK is the center for people who love trivia games and multiple choice questions for fun and for educational purpose. The aim of WOK is to create all questions to all wikipedia articles by the WOKers turning learning into a game. Its a very academic project indeed since we will enhance Wikipedia usefulness like Steve Jobs enhanced the mobile phone into the smartphone. Putting quiz on top of Wikipedia is creating the Knowledge Network WOK. The most useful social media in the World of Learning. Gamification of Wikipedia or Facebook for Knowledge. "
Erik Bolinder, founder of WOKcraft
Play and earn WOKbits
When you take a quiz or play a challenge in WikiMaster, flip images in WikiFlip or play quiz battles in Quiz King in your mobile phone you play and earn points called WOKbits (Wb). There is also another way to earn WOKbits except for knowing the answers to the questions in WOK: Or if you help WOK be a better system by adding tags and/or add an image to a question attaching it to relevant subjects that will be useful for hook it to Wikipedia articles, you will earn WOKbits.
All efforts to learn and to help WOK and the WOKers to learn more through multiple choice questions will be awarded in the ecosystem of quizzes that is WOK.
Play as you go with WikiMaster
In the app WikiMaster, you can take quizzes related to Wikipedia articles. Find a subject, read about it and learn from Wikipedia and then click "Take Quiz" to see what got stuck in your head. When users in WOK, the WOKers tag a question, this tag will be added to the wiki article. Example: "What year was Albert Einstein born? Tag: Einstein: Go to WikiMaster: Search for Einstein, read about him. Take the quiz and this question and all other questions in WOK with tag "Einstein" will come up with a quiz. In this sense WOK adds a very useful layer to Wikipedia, creating the Knowledge Network. Help us tag and create something even better than Wikipedia! Today we are already the largest database in the world as of our knowledge of multiple choice questions. And growing day by day, See more in www.wikimaster.com
WikiFlip flips the images from Wikipedia with a multiple choice question in any wikiarticle.
WikiFlip is a Sibling to WikiMaster and focusing only on the now 128000 MCQ that have an image attached. It's like putting a brain on Instagram.
Play quiz battles with a WOKer in Quiz King
In the iOS app/ Android Quiz King, you play quiz games with another WOKer or any Facebook friends. Each battle last 5 rounds, each round with 4 multiple choice questions from the WOK database. Both players answer the same questions on time until a winner is crowned in each quiz battle. See more in www.quizking.org.
WOKcraft was founded in early 2013 by the Swedish web entrepreneur and game creator Erik Bolinder. The beta version of the company's online social network system, www.wokcraft.com, was launched on August 31, 2013 on the day of 150 years Anniversary of the great-grandfather Erik August Bolinder. See more about the background in Our Story in Timeline.
Today WikiMaster and WikiFlip are available in AppStore and Google Play Store. And in some countries Quiz King. The company is WOKcraft Inc.
WOKbits earned after a challenge in WikiMaster
Head to Head graphical comparison after a challenge in WikiMaster.
The grades vary and have improved over time since we release better and better versions of the apps.