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26 quizzes and 270 trivia questions.
1.
  Programs on Both Radio and TV best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some shows were good enough to make the transition from radio to TV with ease. These did. This quiz is, admittedly, by an older player for older players, but regardless of your age, give it a shot. You just might be entertained.
Easier, 10 Qns, Pick61, Sep 10 12
Easier
Pick61
968 plays
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  Guess the Old-Time Radio Show top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are questions about ten of the best old-time radio shows. Almost all of them are available to listen to for free on the internet.
Average, 10 Qns, chessart, Jun 29 09
Average
chessart gold member
1601 plays
3.
  Dragnet: Just the Facts, Ma'am best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Okay, first of all, "Just The Facts, Ma'am" never appears in any episode of "Dragnet". However, the radio drama "Dragnet" made such an impact that it spawned the phrase, multiple TV series and movies, and several parodies, and who knows what else?
Average, 10 Qns, eauhomme, Oct 04 08
Average
eauhomme
1197 plays
4.
  Hard Boiled Radio top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
With screeching tires and ricocheting bullets, the radio waves were full of detective and mystery shows in the 1940s and '50s. Come see what you remember.
Average, 10 Qns, agony, May 04 09
Average
agony editor
599 plays
5.
  Who Played the Role on Radio? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many classic television shows also were aired as radio shows. This quiz deals with the radio show personalities.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Apr 22 10
Average
shanteyman
383 plays
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  Old Time Radio Drama great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
'The theatre of the mind', Old Time Radio was filled with various types of drama, comedy, mystery, horror, and variety shows. The forerunner to TV, it now is nostalgia for some, and history for others. I just find it fun! How much do you remember?
Average, 10 Qns, alexcooper79, Feb 20 19
Average
alexcooper79
Feb 20 19
2459 plays
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  Classic Radio Programs great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Let's warm up the Motorola, gather round, and listen to some old-time radio.
Average, 10 Qns, agony, Oct 03 08
Average
agony editor
1523 plays
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  Old Time Radio Strikes Back great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Enough of westerns and mystery radio shows, this one is about general old time radio. If you know these answers, you REALLY are old.
Tough, 10 Qns, clemmydog, Mar 29 20
Tough
clemmydog
Mar 29 20
258 plays
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  Growing Up With Radio - 10 questions - 4 mins
Before there was television, there was radio as the prime entertainment medium. Born in 1940, I grew up with radio. Which of these shows to which I regularly listened can you identify?
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Dec 20 15
Average
lowtechmaster
462 plays
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  Growing Up With Radio, Part II - 10 questions - 4 mins
Before television, radio was the prime entertainment medium in homes. Born in 1940, I grew up with these radio shows. How many can you identify?
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Apr 07 16
Average
lowtechmaster
Apr 07 16
588 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What did Richard Diamond do for a living before becoming a private investigator?

From Quiz "Richard Diamond, Private Detective"




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  On The Mic (Great Moments in Broadcasting) great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Before the days of television and the internet, most people learned about important events through radio. From wars to entertainment, radio had an impact on nearly everyone.
Average, 10 Qns, rocknrun, Jan 10 10
Average
rocknrun
409 plays
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  Radio Daze - 10 questions - 4 mins
Talkies killed silent films but television transformed radio. This quiz hearkens back to the golden age of radio captured in recordings, transcriptions, and memories.
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Jan 13 10
Average
Rehaberpro
420 plays
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  Old Time Radio Shows popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
This quiz is to test your knowledge of the Golden age of Radio. Good Luck
Easier, 10 Qns, dony, Mar 29 20
Easier
dony
Mar 29 20
2611 plays
14.
  Old Time Radio - What Show Am I? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I will give you two to four characters per question and you will tell me which radio program it is.
Average, 10 Qns, tinamomnsox, Nov 14 10
Average
tinamomnsox
421 plays
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  Classic Radio Soap Operas - 10 questions - 5 mins
Television daytime drama holds a debt of gratitude to the daytime drama from the Golden Age of Radio. How many of these do you remember?
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Apr 21 10
Average
Rehaberpro
261 plays
16.
  Radio Daze--Juvenile shows - 10 questions - 5 mins
The Golden Age of Radio had segments for all the family including youngsters. Here are questions about some of these show that were designed for kids.
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Apr 21 10
Average
Rehaberpro
258 plays
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It's time now for Fibber McGee and Molly! For twenty years this old time radio program brought laughter into the homes of countless Americans. Let's see how well you know this great old show.
Average, 10 Qns, darrellcdow, Mar 29 20
Average
darrellcdow
Mar 29 20
285 plays
18.
  The Bickersons - 10 questions - 4 mins
"The Bickersons" was an example of why many people gathered around the radio in the post-World War Two years. They were a married couple who loved each other, but constantly fought over just about anything.
Average, 10 Qns, lompocjoe, Jan 13 08
Average
lompocjoe
291 plays
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  Old Time Radio Programs - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you remember about the good old days of old time radio?
Tough, 10 Qns, lkauke, Jul 31 14
Tough
lkauke
1802 plays
20.
  "Gunsmoke" On Radio - 15 questions - 4 mins
Once again, I am doing a "Gunsmoke" quiz. This quiz is about when it was on radio. This may stir up some memories. Have fun while you sit back and enjoy the ride through Dodge City.
Tough, 15 Qns, Angela8969, Jan 13 08
Tough
Angela8969
725 plays
21.
  Richard Diamond, Private Detective - 10 questions - 3 mins
Richard Diamond was one of the many characters who inhabited the airwaves in the 1940s and 1950s before Television took over American entertainment. How much do you remember about this suave P.I.?
Average, 10 Qns, Catreona, Dec 17 19
Average
Catreona gold member
Dec 17 19
84 plays
22.
  Old Time Radio - Lum and Abner - 10 questions - 7 mins
Lum and Abner was a radio comedy that ran from 1931 until 1954. There were 3,737 episodes that ran 4-5 nights a week and were mostly 15 minute broadcasts. There were 67 episodes that were 30 minutes in length.
Difficult, 10 Qns, BAMBOOMANIA, Mar 30 18
Difficult
BAMBOOMANIA
Mar 30 18
114 plays
23.
  Radio : The Years Before TV - 10 questions - 5 mins
Back to the years before television. Good luck.
Difficult, 10 Qns, steiny1, Apr 21 10
Difficult
steiny1
1088 plays
24.
  It's "Lights Out"! - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about the "Lights Out" radio program that was broadcasted between the 30s and 50s.
Tough, 10 Qns, Kagegon, Mar 23 08
Tough
Kagegon
222 plays
25.
  Sorry, Wrong Number - 10 questions - 4 mins
There were many great radio shows before television came about...one of these was "Sorry, Wrong Number" featuring Agnes Moorehead. How much do you remember about this great "Suspense" show?
Tough, 10 Qns, parlet, Apr 21 10
Tough
parlet
318 plays
26.
  The Aldrich Family - 15 questions - 4 mins
"The Aldrich Family" was one of the greatest radio shows of all time. But how much do you know about Henry Aldrich and his family? Take my quiz and find out!
Tough, 15 Qns, DancingLauren, Jan 19 14
Tough
DancingLauren
414 plays
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