A shortcut that acts as a library for other shortcuts to easily query WolframAlpha



This shortcuts allows you to easily query the WolframAlpha API.

To perform a query, a Shortcut needs to pass the following items to WolframAlphaKit:

  • the input (e.g. a question, query or calculation);
  • an optional JSONPath query (to return one or more specific result from the JSON response).

WAK Template in action

An example of a template using WolframAlphaKit

Shortcuts using WolframAlphaKit

The following shortcuts have been updated to make use of WolframAlphaKit:

Using in your own shortcuts

A shortcut template exists that you can use to integrate WolframAlpha query results into your own shortcuts:

WolframAlphaKit Template


Documentation for WolframAlphaKit, including examples of how to integrate it with your own Shortcuts, can be found at the following link:


API keys

WolframAlpha requires you to sign up for an key in order to use it's API. They offer a free tier for its API that allows for up to 2,000 queries a month.

WolframAlphaKit assumes that each individual user will sign up for their own personal API key and provides a step-by-step process as part of its installation.

Latest Release Notes

1.0.2 - Nov. 9, 2018, 5:51 p.m.

Fixed a bug where the API key would not save

Version history