Wiki Race

How are different types of Wikipedia articles structured, and how does Wikipedia link together?

Wiki Race challenges players to get from one article to another in the shortest time using only links within pages.

The Rules

  • Use only the body of the text (no Categories)
  • You can use Back and Ctrl + F (to find text on a page)
  • No editing!

Target: 2 clicks

Donald Trump

World War III

By Michael Vadon (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

Target: 4 clicks


Joseph Black


Target: 5 clicks

Open Source Software

Mount Everest

By Open Source Initiative official SVG (Simon Phipps, former president of OSI) [CC BY 2.5 (], via Wikimedia Commons
By Joe Hastings [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

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