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1.
Many TV shows feature a character who is an Italian-American. Can you match the character with the correct TV show?
Easier, 10 Qns, smpdit, Nov 18 22
Easier
smpdit gold member
Nov 18 22
409 plays
2.
  Super Bowl Leadout Shows - 10 questions - 4 mins
Over the years, a TV show may premiere or have a special episode. Some were springboards that lasted for years while others were forgotten.
Average, 10 Qns, GoodVibe, Aug 20 20
Average
GoodVibe
Aug 20 20
114 plays
3.
  Match the True Valentine popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
You see a tree with initials carved inside of a heart. Can you match the 'initials' with the television show couple? The man's initials are first.
Average, 10 Qns, linkan, Jul 04 22
Average
linkan gold member
Jul 04 22
182 plays
4.
  Time-Sink Television best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
If you're just looking to wile your time away, there may be no better options than these ten TV shows, all with absurd amounts of episodes to their names. Good luck!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Apr 24 17
Very Easy
kyleisalive editor
Apr 24 17
1623 plays
5.
  The Shaming of the True The Shaming of the True great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Oh dear, what has television done to the English language? This quiz, for the most part, explores outlandish words that have been created or utilised by scriptwriters to amuse us.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jul 22 15
Average
pollucci19 gold member
640 plays
6.
  Match the TV Show With a Number great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
The challenge: Read the descriptive clues, determine the TV series, match the number with the TV show. The number is in some way associated with the show.
Easier, 10 Qns, MaceoMack, Jun 02 16
Easier
MaceoMack
Jun 02 16
1147 plays
7.
I do not watch much television but thought it would be cool for TV networks to create TV shows, hypothetically, with literary characters to encourage people to read more. Suspend your anachronisms and play the game...
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Mar 26 18
Average
1nn1 editor
Mar 26 18
1787 plays
8.
  TV Sidekicks popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match the lead TV character with his sidekick; some easy, some tougher.
Easier, 10 Qns, debodun, Apr 17 17
Easier
debodun
Apr 17 17
675 plays
9.
  TV Dinner best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some TV shows make you wonder if any of the people on it ever eat. Others have sit down dinners all the time. Here we will look at some of those that acknowledge the need for food. Match the dinner scenario with the show.
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Jul 20 17
Average
spanishliz editor
Jul 20 17
608 plays
10.
  Characters Carrying Canes top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The candy canes hanging on my Christmas tree reminded me of some memorable television characters who carried canes or similar accessories. Let's share some memories!
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Jan 12 19
Average
looney_tunes editor
Jan 12 19
685 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Who was Will Smith's pal on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air"?

From Quiz "'Bromances' on TV"




11.
  Curmudgeon at Large top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some of our favorite classic TV characters were grumpy, difficult or just plain mean, but we loved them anyway. Test your knowledge on ten of classic TV's best known curmudgeons and the shows that brought them to us. Good luck!
Easier, 10 Qns, Coonielady, Dec 31 14
Easier
Coonielady
977 plays
12.
  The Show Within A Show - 10 questions - 4 mins
Television has been an ubiquitous means of entertainment since its earliest days. What could be more entertaining than a television show (or, episode) about the entertainment industry? Here are some questions about the shows within the shows.
Easier, 10 Qns, cowboybluedog, Feb 21 20
Easier
cowboybluedog
Feb 21 20
497 plays
13.
This quiz is about puppets that have appeared on television shows through the years.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Apr 05 18
Average
shanteyman
Apr 05 18
297 plays
14.
  A Successful Recovery - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many television shows where a character has some illness or injury yet is able to recover from them. You can find some of these examples in this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, Buddy1, Dec 21 21
Average
Buddy1 gold member
Dec 21 21
427 plays
15.
  Channel Swings great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is my "episode log", a diary of television shows that know how to swing. See if you can identify some of them from the clues given.
Easier, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jan 14 13
Easier
pollucci19 gold member
760 plays
16.
  Forbidden Fruit best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
One item that makes a successful TV series is throwing two opposite characters together, usually in a professional relationship where they are not supposed to get together. Or are they? Forbidden Fruit indeed.
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Sep 06 18
Average
1nn1 editor
Sep 06 18
363 plays
17.
Since the advent of TV only a small handful of shows have passed the test of time. This quiz will cover show that lasted at least 8 seasons.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, grisham, Feb 07 18
Very Easy
grisham
Feb 07 18
854 plays
18.
  Not Your Typical Christmas Special - 10 questions - 4 mins
Enough with traditional Christmas programmes. In this quiz, think about ten different approaches to the tropes, schemes, and images you'd normally see on TV during the holidays. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Jan 07 20
Average
kyleisalive editor
Jan 07 20
540 plays
19.
  'Bromances' on TV great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Match the show, the characters, the actors or anything else regarding these TV 'bromances'.
Average, 15 Qns, nyirene330, Sep 16 15
Average
nyirene330
541 plays
20.
  This is Dogtopia - 10 questions - 4 mins
In Dogtopia, every television show is about our favourite canine friends. Can you match the dog-related show with a snippet of information about it? Be careful, a 'cat' has slipped in to try to take Dogtopia over!
Easier, 10 Qns, malik24, Apr 01 20
Easier
malik24
Apr 01 20
305 plays
21.
  How to be a Hipster - 10 questions - 5 mins
The stereotype of hipsters - a modern subculture of bohemian, trendy millenials - has been depicted in several TV shows in recent years. This quiz asks about some of the traits that, according to these shows, would teach you to be a hipster. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Lpez, Jun 13 22
Average
Lpez
Jun 13 22
290 plays
22.
  A Variety of Early Television Variety Shows great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Between 1948 and 1965 a number of variety shows began, some of which lasted several years. How many of these shows, classified as "variety," do you remember?
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Dec 05 15
Average
lowtechmaster
936 plays
23.
  Heard But Rarely, If Ever, Seen popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz will ask about various characters in entertainment that are heard but not seen (or at least not seen very much). Good luck!
Easier, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Feb 20 19
Easier
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Feb 20 19
643 plays
24.
  Blind Justice: Great TV Legal Dramas popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Legal dramas can make for great television. Here are questions about just ten of them.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 19 20
Average
darksplash gold member
Jul 19 20
272 plays
25.
  A Smoldering of Soup Strainers great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Worried about that fly in your soup? No need if you have a built-in soup strainer. This quiz will take a look at some of the more famous facial hair-toting actors and characters from the world of television.
Average, 10 Qns, jaknginger, Dec 31 14
Average
jaknginger gold member
472 plays
26.
  Television for Sadists best quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Television producers hate us and wish to cause us pain. At least that's the only theory that explains the following facts. Thanks to Kyleisalive, I present you with the most painful TV you're likely to see in one place.
Average, 10 Qns, Correspondguy, Jan 03 10
Average
Correspondguy
1490 plays
27.
  TV Food for Thought popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
An assortment of questions about your favorite television characters' funny food habits. Enjoy...and don't forget to keep your elbows off the table!
Average, 10 Qns, saturnchick23, Apr 25 09
Average
saturnchick23
5636 plays
28.
  Remember Black and White TV? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
Can you name the show or the stars or co-stars from these classic black and white TV sitcoms from the 1950s and 1960s?
Easier, 10 Qns, donnagirl1, Nov 08 17
Easier
donnagirl1
Nov 08 17
982 plays
29.
  You Saw It Here First! - 10 questions - 3 mins
These are some firsts that happened on TV through the years. Some questions require outside knowledge.
Average, 10 Qns, bigjohnsludge, Feb 06 22
Average
bigjohnsludge gold member
Feb 06 22
210 plays
30.
  Zone of Machines and Animals - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some TV titles refer to nonhumans. Match each ape, animal, or thing with the TV show that features it. Some are based on movies.
Easier, 10 Qns, zorlock7, Mar 05 20
Easier
zorlock7
Mar 05 20
498 plays
31.
  Jack Frost Nipping at Your Nose popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A Christmas quiz? Not exactly. Join us as we bundle ourselves up and explore frozen realms found in the world of television. Can you bring the heat and ace this frosty quiz?
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Dec 07 19
Average
tazman6619 gold member
Dec 07 19
290 plays
32.
  Strange, Weird, or Obscure popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
While I am not a big television watcher, I admit to liking programs about the strange, weird, and obscure. Maybe you do to.
Easier, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, May 14 15
Easier
dcpddc478
995 plays
33.
  TV for the Heartless top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Is your TV viewing suffering from cardiac arrest? Check out these shows, they're full of heart.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Nov 19 10
Average
pollucci19 gold member
909 plays
34.
  Television for Sadists II: The Reckoning great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
There's a rule for sequels that says they're not as good as the original, but I got a note from Rehaberpro regarding "Television for Sadists" that gave me two good questions, so here goes...
Average, 10 Qns, Correspondguy, Jan 08 10
Average
Correspondguy
473 plays
35.
  Don't Get Mad, Get Even popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is all about revenge on television. I hope you enjoy it.
Average, 10 Qns, poshprice, Jul 10 11
Average
poshprice
1966 plays
36.
  Love in the Dark great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
TV is filled with instances where love has been kept in the dark. Can you remember some notable love affairs in TV history? Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Lpez, Jul 24 22
Average
Lpez
Jul 24 22
299 plays
37.
  Six Degrees Of Television popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The link between these questions is television shows with the number six in the title, or related to the content.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Aug 26 16
Average
darksplash gold member
Aug 26 16
561 plays
38.
  TV Shows I Hate That Everyone Else Loves - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many fan favorite shows that appeal to a large audience. Unfortunately, these are the shows that everyone loves , but I do not. See if you can figure out which shows I am describing.
Average, 10 Qns, amyf2, Jan 12 21
Average
amyf2
Jan 12 21
373 plays
39.
  Turn It Down! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
When younger and watching TV, do you remember your mom yelling at you to "turn it down"? This is a quiz on some of the science fiction, horror, suspense and mystery anthology TV series that drove some folks crazy. Many but not all are older shows.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Nov 27 12
Average
dcpddc478
843 plays
40.
  Before The Bang popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many of the characters on "The Big Bang Theory" appeared in other tv shows first. Here is a quiz about some of these roles that occurred "Before the Bang".
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Apr 04 18
Average
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Apr 04 18
588 plays
41.
  Patty, Paul and Perry - 10 questions - 3 mins
In this Amazing Race 4 quiz, the Drop Bear team takes you through a series of popular television shows that cross a wide spectrum. This quiz is brought to you today to today by the letter "P".
Easier, 10 Qns, VegemiteKid, Aug 25 18
Easier
VegemiteKid gold member
Aug 25 18
250 plays
42.
  Early Television Shows Hosted By Singers popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
From the late 1940s to the early 1960s, many established singers hosted their own television shows. This quiz will test your knowledge of them.
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, May 17 16
Average
lowtechmaster
May 17 16
783 plays
43.
  Go On, You Know You Want To - 10 questions - 5 mins
Sometimes, when watching TV, I just want some characters to get together. It's obvious one likes the other or both like each other, and it's hard not to say something to them!
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Dec 31 14
Average
salami_swami gold member
576 plays
44.
  Gay and Lesbian TV History popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz covers 10 historic gay and lesbian moments on TV.
Average, 10 Qns, napierslogs, Jun 29 16
Average
napierslogs
Jun 29 16
336 plays
45.
  "Fake" Stations on TV Shows great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Just match the TV show with its correct radio or tv call letters.
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Apr 05 18
Average
nyirene330
Apr 05 18
179 plays
46.
  Don't Hold it Against Me popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz could be called "I'm Morally Ambiguous, Don't Hold It Against Me". These are TV characters over the decades who've been popular, but not always morally bound. This is an author challenge.
Average, 10 Qns, Gamemaster1967, Dec 31 14
Average
Gamemaster1967 gold member
467 plays
47.
  Ask the Audience - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Nielsen rating system, using viewer feedback to determine a show's popularity, were first commercially applied to US television during the 1950-1951 viewing season. Do you know which shows the viewers rated highest?
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Nov 03 12
Average
mlcmlc gold member
873 plays
48.
  You're a Very, Very Bad Man! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
On "Seinfeld", Babu Bhatt once claimed that Jerry was a "very, very bad man". This quiz takes a look at ten other 'bad men' from their respective shows. Can you name who they were or the programs they came from? Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Feb 07 11
Average
kyleisalive editor
610 plays
49.
  Fired? Was That in the Script? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
From time to time, actors disappear from TV shows. Sometimes voluntarily, sometimes not. Let's see who got up to what in which TV show.
Average, 10 Qns, suomy, Dec 31 14
Average
suomy
438 plays
50.
  Novel Television popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
All the following television series are based on a book or series of books. Can you match the author to the show based on their works?
Average, 10 Qns, kino76, Aug 07 17
Average
kino76 gold member
Aug 07 17
336 plays
51.
  Without You I'm Nothing - 10 questions - 4 mins
Television has provided us with some unforgetable duos over the years, wheather it be couples, friends or classic enemies. See how many of the famous character duos you can identify. Thanks to Snowman for the quiz title.
Easier, 10 Qns, emmco, Mar 01 21
Easier
emmco
Mar 01 21
927 plays
52.
  T.V.'s People Who Can't Go Home top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
"You Can't Go Home Again" Thomas Wolfe once wrote. So many TV shows have, as their basis, a character or characters who can't get home. Some don't even want to. See how much you know about these shows.
Average, 10 Qns, rocco6557, May 24 08
Average
rocco6557
1619 plays
53.
  Time for TV - 10 questions - 4 mins
Significant dates in U.S. television shows.
Average, 10 Qns, wjames, Aug 05 14
Average
wjames gold member
547 plays
54.
A lot of early television aimed at kids in both the US and Britain involved either swordplay or gunplay. How many of these potboilers do you remember?
Average, 10 Qns, wilbill, Jun 05 21
Average
wilbill gold member
Jun 05 21
678 plays
55.
  Presidential Surnames on TV popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match the surnames of U.S. Presidents with the TV show, character or actor.
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Aug 05 15
Average
nyirene330
355 plays
56.
  You've Got a Friend popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Opposites do attract! This quiz is about quirky TV friendships, and the questions were inspired by some of the quirky characters on the Revenge of the Llamas team.
Average, 10 Qns, PDAZ, Dec 31 14
Average
PDAZ gold member
779 plays
57.
  Did I Write That? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many episodes of TV shows were written by the actors who starred or guest starred in them. I'll give you a show and episode, you match it with the correct actor.
Average, 10 Qns, Desimac, Jan 15 20
Average
Desimac gold member
Jan 15 20
216 plays
58.
  I Gnu It Was Ewe - 10 questions - 5 mins
Does every family have a black sheep? Here are some examples from television shows, do you remember these?
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Dec 31 14
Average
mlcmlc gold member
661 plays
59.
  Not That There's Anything Wrong With That popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
On "The Outing" episode of "Seinfeld," George and Jerry were mistaken as a gay couple and went to grand means to prove they were not..."Not that there's anything wrong with that!" Test your luck on other TV characters that were mistaken for being gay!
Average, 10 Qns, KatieK54, Jan 05 20
Average
KatieK54 gold member
Jan 05 20
433 plays
60.
  Comedians And Angels - 10 questions - 4 mins
Comedies and medical dramas have always been ratings winners on TV. Here are some comic characters and nursing 'angels' for you to identify.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Dec 31 14
Average
darksplash gold member
676 plays
61.
  Who's In Charge Here! - 10 questions - 3 mins
This fun quiz looks at who the bosses and chiefs were for some classic cartoons and TV shows.
Average, 10 Qns, Bertho, Dec 31 14
Average
Bertho
1882 plays
62.
  Where's My Clicker? - 10 questions - 5 mins
For the couch potato, there are a bevy of unusual programming that fly under the radar. Here are a few of these 'guilty pleasures'. Some are current, in hiatus, or perhaps cancelled but all are worth a peek.
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Sep 19 17
Average
Rehaberpro
Sep 19 17
330 plays
63.
  Sports in TV Shows - 10 questions - 3 mins
Sports are such a large part of American culture that they often come up on our television shows.
Average, 10 Qns, Sarah606, Dec 26 12
Average
Sarah606
3659 plays
64.
  Keeping Up with the Coopers popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
These questions are about television characters with the last name Cooper.
Average, 10 Qns, Robert907, Dec 31 14
Average
Robert907 gold member
310 plays
65.
  Spending A Night In the Bottle popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Come spend a night in the bottle with me. Bottle episodes are a concept used in several television series throughout the years. This quiz will show you what's inside the bottle... episode. I hope you enjoy this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, LeChampion14, Jan 24 21
Average
LeChampion14 gold member
Jan 24 21
192 plays
66.
  Famous Aliens - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz about Famous Aliens that have appeared in various television shows. For each question you will identify the statement that is not true.
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Aug 04 15
Average
bernie73 gold member
408 plays
67.
  20th Century Brief TV - 10 questions - 3 mins
Each program was intended to be a weekly series, but the ratings were so low that each lasted only five episodes or less. One was so bad that the network affiliates stopped showing it before the first episode ended.
Average, 10 Qns, zorlock7, May 28 22
Average
zorlock7
May 28 22
193 plays
68.
  Six Degrees From The TV Part 2 - 10 questions - 3 mins
I did one of these before and it seems to be mildly popular, so get ready to have another go. Same as before I'll name two celebrities; you name the show they both appeared on.
Average, 10 Qns, potterfanatic, Feb 16 08
Average
potterfanatic
859 plays
69.
  Tommy Westphall Universe II - 10 questions - 4 mins
In the finale of "Saint Elsewhere," it was revealed the hospital was in the imagination of Tommy Westphall. By extension it means much of the television universe doesn't exist. Follow the links.
Average, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Aug 20 19
Average
parrotman2006 gold member
Aug 20 19
96 plays
70.
  TV Eyes! - 10 questions - 3 mins
Don't we all love those beautiful eyes!
Average, 10 Qns, Linda_Arizona, Feb 27 22
Average
Linda_Arizona gold member
Feb 27 22
162 plays
71.
  Mythical Creature Television Shows - 10 questions - 4 mins
I will say some of the character's names, you name the television show, or visa versa. These questions are about television shows about zombies, vampires, etc.
Average, 10 Qns, cfinkenbine, Feb 06 13
Average
cfinkenbine
429 plays
72.
  Six Degrees From The TV - 10 questions - 3 mins
I'm sure that you've all heard of the 'Six degrees form Kevin Bacon' thing where every actor can be linked to Kevin Bacon by six movies or less. Well this is basically the same thing, except that these people are linked by a TV show that they appeared on
Average, 10 Qns, potterfanatic, Jan 30 08
Average
potterfanatic
993 plays
73.
  Zone of Aliens and Angels: They Look Human - 10 questions - 4 mins
Sometimes characters have super powers. This is explained by saying that they are aliens or angels. Match the character name with their TV show.
Average, 10 Qns, zorlock7, Mar 23 20
Average
zorlock7
Mar 23 20
152 plays
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