The Brief: Kahoot memes convey relatable experiences from playing the popular educational competition game Kahoot.
Teenagers are sharing their Kahoot! victories, frustrations, and life hacks in Kahoot memes.
What Is Kahoot!?
Kahoot! is an educational competitive quiz game. Groups of students can compete simultaneously on separate devices. Educators can customize games and quizzes on Kahoot! to help students prepare for exams and retain information. Games are often played in the classroom where top-scoring students may win rewards or prizes.
These memes joke about creating massive Kahoot games, the embarrassment that can come with getting an answer wrong, and jealousy harbored towards winners.
While there are many wholesome memes about the thrill of educational competition, there are also many memes about Kahoot-related shenanigans. The most popular of which is creating inappropriate or silly usernames which may be displayed onscreen to an entire class. While many teachers have caught onto this and only allow students to use their actual name as their username, creating semi-NSFW usernames is still a popular game within the game.
On overly creative and inappropriate usernames:
Even Kahoot’s official Instagram account posts memes about the game.