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The Truth Was Out There
  The Truth Was Out There    
Photo Quiz
 10 Qns
Mulder and Scully did an awful lot of traveling during "The X-Files". Do you remember where they went?
Average, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Dec 17 18
parrotman2006 gold member
Dec 17 18
287 plays
  "The X-Files" Character Basics   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
Although "The X-Files" is gone, it is far from forgotten. Since the seasons have been released on DVD, I thought I'd take the chance to re-visit the basics facts the show's best characters.
Average, 15 Qns, tatsiko, May 28 10
3399 plays
  Mulderisms and Scullyisms   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
This quiz is about popular quotes by Mulder or Scully. I will give you a quote and you tell me which episode it is from. The quotes are taken from seasons 1 through 7.
Average, 20 Qns, Chris1013, Nov 05 05
1422 plays
  Take this X-Files Quiz   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
In my opinion, "The X-Files" was one of the best shows on TV during its 9 year run. Here's a general knowledge quiz covering the series and an extra topic or two. Enjoy.
Tough, 10 Qns, BaronTR, Mar 29 06
BaronTR gold member
3537 plays
  Scully   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz provides an overview of one of the two main "X-Files" characters.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jun 18 21
Jun 18 21
211 plays
  'The X-Files' One Liners   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Can you guess the episode which these Mulder and Scully one-liners came from?
Average, 10 Qns, sarrie22, Oct 15 07
771 plays
  What do you know about X-Files?   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The "X-Files" aired from September 10, 1993 to May 19, 2002. This covers info from any season.
Average, 10 Qns, lorelai_luke, Oct 03 15
370 plays
  'X-Files' Quiz   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
I hope that you will enjoy taking this quiz, X-philes. My only rule is to have fun!
Tough, 15 Qns, Area51_Conspiracy, Apr 18 13
3173 plays
  The Truth Behind the Conspiracies   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
"The Truth is Out There", but sometimes it's not exactly what you think it is. This quiz has to do with conspiracies in "The X-Files". Most questions are from the first 5 seasons. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Tatsiko, Nov 09 04
1716 plays
  Fox Mulder    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This is an easy quiz about Special Agent Fox Mulder from "The X-Files." Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, truthseeker15, Feb 15 10
2616 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Who was Fox Mulder's first secret informant?

From Quiz "'X-Files' Quiz"

  Early 'X-Files'    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This is about my favorite TV series. I like the older episodes much better, so this quiz is mostly on seasons 1 - 3. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, PearlQ19, Oct 11 05
PearlQ19 gold member
2830 plays
  Not So Well-Known Quotes From "The X-Files"    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz consists of quotes and you'll need to guess who said each of them in "The X-Files". Quotes are limited to the first 8 seasons but can belong to secondary characters, so get ready to test your knowledge of fine details.
Tough, 10 Qns, Xfiles1993, Mar 11 23
Mar 11 23
71 plays
  Even More "X-Files" Supporting Cast    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The quiz is about actors who had secondary, small or very small roles on "The X-Files". These people helped making this show legendary but don't get enough credit.
Tough, 10 Qns, Xfiles1993, May 15 23
May 15 23
48 plays
  "X-Files" Quotes    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This is an "X-Files" quotes quiz, with quotes from a few of my favorite episodes. I will give you a quote and you tell me who said it. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, truthseeker15, Apr 27 20
Apr 27 20
1762 plays
  Agent Mulder's Sticky Fingers    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
As many hard core 'X-Files' fans know, Mulder is known for sticking his fingers in any unidentifiable goo, slime, or residue. This is my attempt to pay homage to all those sticky finger moments that Agent Mulder has treated us to.
Average, 10 Qns, Gemini19, Mar 20 07
1606 plays
  One-Liners: An "X-Files" Quiz (Part 1)    
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
How well do you know the one liners spoken on the "X-Files"? Simply read each one liner and identify the speaker and addressee in each as well as the episode from whence it came. So good luck, enjoy and always, always... watch the "X-Files".
Tough, 20 Qns, Agent_Beron, Jul 21 03
1307 plays
  "The X-Files" Locations    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Random questions about various places where "The X-Files" action takes place. The quiz focuses on seasons 1 through 8. An added degree of difficulty is that the episode names are not mentioned in the questions.
Average, 10 Qns, Xfiles1993, Aug 03 23
Aug 03 23
39 plays
  'X-Files' Teasers    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Did you ever notice that some of the scariest scenes from the 'X-Files' are in the opening teasers? I will describe the opening scenes, you try to match it to the episode it comes from. You have to know the titles of episodes to play this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, buckmanboston, Nov 09 04
3381 plays
  Alex Krycek Quiz   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
I was surprised to see that there was no quiz about Alex Krycek, one of my favourite characters on "The X-Files". Therefore I`ve decided to create one. If you`ve seen the Krycek- episodes, you should be able to answer these questions easily.
Average, 10 Qns, Chris1013, Aug 05 03
1603 plays
  Don't Go In The Bathroom!    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Over the nine years that it aired, bathroom deaths on the "X-Files" seem to have been a running gag. This quiz will take a look back at some of those memorable moments on the show when you just wanted to scream, "don't go in the bathroom!"
Average, 10 Qns, Gemini19, Jan 31 05
1504 plays
  'X-Files' Best Quotes   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 25 Qns
Test your 'X-Files' knowledge! I'll tell you the quote and character who said it, and you name the episode! I tried not to make it too hard. The quotes only go up to season 7.
Average, 25 Qns, danakscully64, Mar 25 10
1534 plays
  'X-Files'   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
If you watch the show regularly you should have no problem with this quiz. You do need to know episode titles. Have Fun!
Average, 10 Qns, scully02038, Feb 10 09
3763 plays
  The X-Files   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Think you know "The X-Files"? Prove it here by taking this quiz!
Average, 10 Qns, jacrowder, Mar 05 15
363 plays
  More "X-Files" Supporting Cast and Crew    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The quiz is about actors who had secondary, small or very small roles on "The X-Files" and production crew members. These people helped making this show legendary but don't get enough credit.
Tough, 10 Qns, Xfiles1993, Feb 25 23
Feb 25 23
33 plays
  General "X Files"    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
"The X Files" is my favourite TV series. This is just a quick quiz... enjoy
Average, 10 Qns, Purling, Nov 28 12
326 plays
  Quotes From The 'X-Files'    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Match these 'X-Files' quotes to the person saying them. Not all of them are very important quotations, but for some reason, they have stuck in my head. I re-watched all episodes and wrote down all quotes to make sure all questions are correct.
Tough, 10 Qns, buckmanboston, Sep 15 02
2696 plays
  Easy Mulder And Scully Quiz    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quiz on the leading characters.
Average, 10 Qns, s.annan, Jul 13 04
5948 plays
  Conversations 101: "X-Files" Pt. 1    
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
This is a conversational "X-Files" quiz. Simply read the short exchange between two characters and choose the episode it appeared in, so good luck, enjoy and always, always... watch the "X-Files".
Tough, 15 Qns, Agent_Beron, Jun 28 06
978 plays
  Do You Know the Crew of "The X-Files"?   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz is dedicated to all the people who worked behind the scenes of "The X-Files".
Tough, 10 Qns, Chris1013, Aug 25 04
880 plays
  "X-Files" Supporting Cast and Crew    
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
An average fan knows Mitch Pileggi, William B. Davis, Nicholas Lea, and some of the the recurring cast. But can you know actors who played monsters of the week or simply episodic characters? Enjoy!
Average, 15 Qns, Xfiles1993, Jul 19 17
Jul 19 17
143 plays
  "The X-Files" Mixture   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
Lots of questions about random episodes from the television show "The X-Files"; see how much of an X-Phile you really are... Not all questions come from the show.
Tough, 20 Qns, nellie6, Mar 11 06
1156 plays
  The Ultimate Shippy Quiz    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This is a quiz all about the relationship between Scully and Mulder. For Shippers only! Please send feeback.
Average, 10 Qns, queequeg0925, Feb 22 09
2623 plays
  "X-Files" - The Truth Is Out There    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
At the beginning of our favourite series, we can read the words "The truth is out there". But, in some episodes, these words change. Try to guess what episode matches with the opening sentence.
Average, 10 Qns, Magnetha, Oct 11 05
1205 plays
  General 'X Files' Trivia    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Some of these may be easy or some may be tough! Come and have a bash!
Difficult, 10 Qns, DanaScully2k, Apr 29 13
3294 plays
  "The X-Files"    
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
This quiz consists of random questions ranging from the first to ninth seasons. It's kind of tough but I hope you enjoy it. Feedback is always welcome.
Tough, 15 Qns, queequeg0925, Dec 28 09
2282 plays
  'The X Files': The Rest Of Us    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Quiz about the guest stars and the rest of the little people.
Difficult, 10 Qns, joonpearl, Apr 11 13
2008 plays
  The Truth is Out There    
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
This is a quiz on my favorite show, "The X-Files". Enjoy!
Average, 20 Qns, queequeg0925, Oct 11 05
1424 plays
  "The X-Files" - Random Questions    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Random questions about various details seen on "The X-Files". The quiz focuses on seasons 1 through 8. An added degree of difficulty is that the episode names are not mentioned in the questions.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Xfiles1993, Jun 19 23
Jun 19 23
91 plays
  10 Questions: 'X-Files' Quotes Multiple Choice Quiz    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Match the quote with the episode and the speakers! Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, StarbucksFox, Jul 03 20
Jul 03 20
2263 plays
  Tough 'X Files' Trivia    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Tough quiz for real 'X-Philes'! Good Luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, AngelX, Oct 11 05
2024 plays
  'The X-Files' Trivia    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
These questions are for true believers! Good luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, StarbucksFox, Jul 06 17
Jul 06 17
1506 plays

X-Files Trivia Questions

1. What was the address of Kurt Brunjes's copy shop?

From Quiz
"The X-Files" Locations

Answer: 1525 Avenue J

Kurt Brunjes - the neonazi propagandist from "Kaddish" (season 4, episode 14) - had his copy shop located on 1525 Avenue J before being killed by Golem. Fun fact: there is a subway stop on the overpass above the 1500 block of Ave J in Brooklyn which would make Brunjes's copy shop a very high-traffic location.

2. What is Walter Skinner's middle name?

From Quiz "The X-Files" - Random Questions

Answer: Sergei

Hard to imagine but Walter Skinner's middle name is Sergei, which is a popular Russian name. His full name can be seen briefly on Skinner's diploma in "Avatar".

3. What is Scully's MIDDLE name?

From Quiz Scully

Answer: Katherine

Dana Katherine Scully is played by Gillian Anderson. The mother of show creator Chris Carter is named Catherine (albeit with a C). Scully's last name comes from Vin Scully, Chris Carter's favorite sportscaster.

4. "You can't bring these men to justice!"

From Quiz Not So Well-Known Quotes From "The X-Files"

Answer: Alex Krycek

Krycek says this in "Tunguska" to Mulder and Scully after being caught in the FBI sting operation.

5. Ken Kirzinger, "The X-Files" stunt coordinator, had a small role in one of the episodes of season 1. What episode was he in?

From Quiz "X-Files" Supporting Cast and Crew

Answer: Ice

Ken had a role in "Ice", where he played Richter - a scientist who infected by the worm and committed a suicide to stop the worm from spreading. One may notice that Ken is quite a large man (6'7 to be exact). He would go on to play Jason Voorhees in "Freddy vs Jason".

6. Which character made their debut in the season 1 episode "Tooms"?

From Quiz The X-Files

Answer: Assistant Director Walter Skinner

For the first eight seasons Walter Skinner (portrayed by Mitch Pileggi) was a recurring character. It wasn't until the ninth and final season that he was elevated to the main cast.

7. Who is the Mulder's second informant for the X Files?

From Quiz General "X Files"

Answer: Mr X

Mr X replaced Deep Throat as Mulder's informant. However, Mr X was not so happy about helping Mulder as Deep Throat was. He also appeared to have a secret agenda of his own.

8. Who said, "By reputation he had a nickname at the Academy - Spooky Mulder"?

From Quiz X-Files

Answer: Scully

This was in the first episode, when Scully found out she would be working with Mulder.

9. Mulder: 'That doesn't quite explain the potato.'

From Quiz 'The X-Files' One Liners

Answer: Humbug

This episode involves the agents investigating murders in a community of circus performers. The agents discover that the sheriff of the town used to be a circus performer called "Jim Jim The Dog-Faced Boy". They do surveillance on him and see him burying something, which they think may be a clue to the murders. It turns out the sheriff was actually trying out an old wives' tales - to get rid of a wart, rub a potato on it and bury the potato in the ground under a full moon.

10. Who directed 33 episodes from season 1 to season 7, and the 1998 "X-Files" movie?

From Quiz Do You Know the Crew of "The X-Files"?

Answer: Rob Bowman

Rob Bowman, whose father works as a director and producer as well, directed episodes for "Star Trek: The Next Generation", "21 Jump Street" and others. He also directed the movies "Airborne" (1993) and "Reign of Fire" (2002).

11. Which state was Mulder born in?

From Quiz "The X-Files" Character Basics

Answer: Massachusetts

Fox was born on October 13, 1961 in Chilmark, Massachusetts. His family had a summer home in Quonochontaug, Rhode Island. His mother lived in Greenwich, Connecticut after his parents were divorced.

12. Who gave the original go-ahead for Samantha Mulder's abduction?

From Quiz The Truth Behind the Conspiracies

Answer: Mulder's father

Since Mulder's father was involved with the plot of alien colonization, he was forced to have a family member be abducted, to ensure his loyalty to the project. Bill Mulder had to choose between Samantha and Fox.

13. What is the title of the episode that Mulder and Scully refer back to in "Requiem"?

From Quiz "The X-Files" Mixture

Answer: "Pilot"

A 'requiem' is a mass for a deceased person. It is a service for commemorating the dead.

14. Let`s start off with an easy one: Who plays the character Alex Krycek on "The X-Files"?

From Quiz Alex Krycek Quiz

Answer: Nicholas Lea

All of these actors can be seen on "The X-Files": David Duchovny is Fox Mulder, Gillian Anderson is Dana Scully and William B. Davis is The Cigarette-Smoking-Man.

15. "It's good to put my arms around you... both of them."

From Quiz One-Liners: An "X-Files" Quiz (Part 1)

Answer: Mulder to Scully in 'Terma'

For those of you who don't recall, Krycek lost his arm in this episode, and Mulder would have too if he hadn't escaped, which is why he makes this remark when he sees Scully at the Senate Sub-Committee Meeting upon returning from Russia. What does Scully ask him in oh-so Scully fashion?... "Mulder, where have you been?!"

16. Scully: "I mean, what ever happened to 'trust no one', Mulder?" Mulder: "Oh, I changed it to 'trust everyone'... didn't I tell you?"

From Quiz Conversations 101: "X-Files" Pt. 1

Answer: 'Colony'

Scully is confused with Mulder in this episode because he's so determined to trust anyone, when usually he's paranoid about trusting anybody. In this scene, Scully is questioning Mulder's uncharacteristically quick confidence in a man they just met and hardly know because he might have information about Samantha.

17. What is Mulder's full name?

From Quiz Fox Mulder

Answer: Fox William Mulder

His full name is Fox William Mulder but he doesn't much care for the Fox part so he tends to be called Mulder.

18. "Before I could only trust myself, and now I can only trust you."

From Quiz "X-Files" Quotes

Answer: Fox Mulder

From "Little Green Men", Mulder says this about Scully into a tape recorder. I wonder if she ever heard it?

19. In the first episode "Pilot", Mulder and Scully went to Oregon to investigate a series of alien abductions, then went back there for a similar case at the end of the 7th season in "Requiem". In which season was Mulder abducted?

From Quiz X-Files

Answer: 7th season

The original episode involved teenagers being abducted, but not Mulder. Mulder was abducted at the end of the 7th season as Skinner watched, and Scully was in the hospital learning that she was pregnant. Scully was abducted in the 2nd season, in a plot move that was written into the story because Gillian Anderson was on maternity leave.

20. What is Scully's middle name?

From Quiz The Truth is Out There

Answer: Katherine

Her full name is Dana Katherine Scully.

21. What is the name of Mulder's mother?

From Quiz "The X-Files"

Answer: Teena

22. In what episode do Scully and Mulder kiss for the first time?

From Quiz The Ultimate Shippy Quiz

Answer: "Millennium"

They first kiss in "Millennium". The only time before that was in "Triangle" but that wasn't Scully.

23. What type of playing card was found on the floor of Agent Mulder's motel room in the episode 'Unrequitted'?

From Quiz 'The X-Files' Trivia

Answer: Ten of Diamonds

Invisible *that's* not a predictable X-File.

24. 'Well, I just can't decide who lights my fire.' 'It could have been stardust.' 'Maybe next time.'

From Quiz 'X-Files' Quotes

Answer: Scully and Morris Fletcher in 'Three of a Kind'

In this episode, Scully is drugged and made to act like a bimbo.

25. In which episode did Nick Lea appear for the first time?

From Quiz Early 'X-Files'

Answer: 'Gender Bender'

Krycek was introduced in 'Sleepless', but Nick had a small role (Michael) in 'Gender Bender'. Chris Carter liked him (I understand that!) and offered him the role of Alex Krycek in season 2.

26. What does Mulder threaten to leave Frohike in his will?

From Quiz General 'X Files' Trivia

Answer: His video collection

The episode was 'Paper Clip'.

27. In what year were Terri and Margie born in the episode 'Syzygy' (season 3)?

From Quiz Tough 'X Files' Trivia

Answer: 1979

In this episode Mulder and Scully are fighting all the time, it's really cool!

28. In the episode 'Bad Blood',What did Mulder and Scully differ on about the sheriff?

From Quiz 'X-Files'

Answer: teeth

In Mulder's version the sheriff had large buck teeth. In Scully's version he had perfect white teeth.

29. What are Mulder and Scully?

From Quiz Easy Mulder And Scully Quiz

Answer: F.B.I Agents

30. 'Smart is sexy.' -Scully

From Quiz 'X-Files' Best Quotes

Answer: "War of the Coprophages"

Scully said 'Smart is Sexy' at the end of "War of the Coprophages," referring to Bambi's attraction to Dr. Ivanov.

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