Location: Sandy Oasis
Petitioner: Quiz Researcher Zoner
Reward: Varies; see below
Objective Reward: Varies; see below

The first of several similar Side Stories, Grand Line Quiz Kid Level 1 requires a trip to the Sandy Oasis. It's on the north side of Great Sandy Dunes, and is a must-visit area as you progress through the story. You'll find the petitioner herself in the northwest of the small oasis.

Quiz Researcher Zoner is convinced that the world has reached a new era, one dominated by quizzes, as insists that answering quiz questions correctly will make your team more powerful. Unlikely, but you shuld still try to complete her quizzes. There are multiple levels of difficulty, and you can take them all on immediately. You need to answer three questions in a row correctly to proceed to the next level.

Level 1
  • What animal will ask to become your apprentice when beaten in battle? The Kung Fu Dugong
  • What's the name of a poisonous spider that looks like a fruit? The Desert Strawberry
  • Who is Alabasta's ruler and twelfth successor of the Nefertari Royal Family? Cobra
Reward: Scorpion and Clam Soup, 100 Berries
Objective Reward: Energy Apple

Level 2
  • What animal plays dead to steal the belongings of travelers? The Bilker Heron
  • What is the name of the large casino in Rainbase? Rain Dinners
  • What's the name of the giant gators who inhabit Sandy Island? Banana Gators
Reward: Sazae Kanch Pescatore, 200 Berries
Objective Reward: Excite Apple

Level 3
  • What is port city Nanohana's local specialty? Perfume
  • What is Alabasta Vice-commander Pell's alias? "Pell the Falcon"
  • What is the rare, giant catfish found only in the Sandora River? The Sandora Catfish
Reward: Quiz Researcher's Badge, 300 Berries
Objective Reward: Durian Gator Salad

Complete all three levels of Zoner's challenge and she'll decide that her work in Alabasta is done. She'll leave to see other parts of the world, further spreading the joy of quizzes... which is a sure sign that you'll be seeing her again in the future.