Free Comic Book Day Trivia Quiz

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Unleash your inner comic book fan with this Free Comic Book Day Quiz! Dive into the world of iconic heroes and beloved graphic novels as you test your knowledge and passion for the colorful realm of comics. This quiz is a thrilling adventure that will challenge your memory, comic book trivia, and character insights. So, get ready to join the Free Comic Book Day celebration and prove yourself as a true comic book connoisseur with this engaging quiz experience.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which year did Free Comic Book Day first take place?

    • A.

      2002

    • B.

      1997

    • C.

      2011

    • D.

      1995

    Correct Answer
    A. 2002
    Explanation
    Free Comic Book Day first took place in 2002. This event was created to promote the comic book industry and encourage people to visit local comic book stores. It allows comic book fans to get free comic books from a wide range of publishers. Since its inception in 2002, Free Comic Book Day has become an annual event celebrated on the first Saturday of May. It has gained popularity worldwide and has become a significant day for comic book enthusiasts.

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  • 2. 

    In which year did Joe Field propose Free Comic Book Day?  

    • A.

      August 2000

    • B.

      August 2001

    • C.

      September 2005

    • D.

      May 2001

    Correct Answer
    B. August 2001
    Explanation
    Joe Field proposed Free Comic Book Day in August 2001.

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  • 3. 

    What was the first comic book given away for Free Comic Book Day in 2002?

    • A.

      "The Amazing Spider Man: Swing Shift"

    • B.

      Option 2

    • C.

      Option 3

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. "The Amazing Spider Man: Swing Shift"
    Explanation
    The first comic book given away for Free Comic Book Day in 2002 was "The Amazing Spider Man: Swing Shift."

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  • 4. 

    Who organizes Free Comic Book Day? 

    • A.

      Comic Book Legal Defenses Fund

    • B.

      American Library Association

    • C.

      Marvel Entertainment

    • D.

      Diamond Comic Distributors

    Correct Answer
    D. Diamond Comic Distributors
    Explanation
    Diamond Comic Distributors organizes Free Comic Book Day.

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  • 5. 

    What is the purpose of Free Comic Book Day? 

    • A.

      To attract new readers to independent comic book stores

    • B.

      To make people aware of different books

    • C.

      To increase the demand for comic books

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. To attract new readers to independent comic book stores
    Explanation
    The purpose of Free Comic Book Day is to attract new readers to independent comic book stores. This event allows people to get free comic books, which serves as an incentive for them to visit these stores. By giving away free comics, the hope is that people will become interested in the medium and continue to support independent comic book stores in the future.

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  • 6. 

    The twenty-first edition of FCBD was held on May 6, 2023.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because it states that the twenty-first edition of FCBD (Free Comic Book Day) was held on May 6, 2023. Since the statement is not asking whether this information is accurate or not, we can assume that it is correct and therefore the answer is true.

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  • 7. 

    Name the magazine in which Field proposed Free Comic Book Day in his August 2001 "Big Picture" column.  

    • A.

      Black Gold in North Dakota 

    • B.

      Comics & Games Retailer

    • C.

      White Lies by Wisconsin

    • D.

      None of the above 

    Correct Answer
    B. Comics & Games Retailer
    Explanation
    Field proposed Free Comic Book Day in his August 2001 "Big Picture" column in the magazine Comics & Games Retailer.

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  • 8. 

    Which comic book character made his debut on Free Comic Book Day in 2010?

    • A.

      Iron Man

    • B.

      Bat Man 

    • C.

      Spider Man

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Iron Man
    Explanation
    Iron Man made his debut on Free Comic Book Day in 2010. This event is an annual promotional effort by the comic book industry to attract new readers by offering free comic books. Iron Man, a popular Marvel character, was chosen to be featured on this special day in 2010, allowing fans and newcomers to get a taste of his story and adventures.

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  • 9. 

    What were the original books that debuted on FCBD?

    • A.

      Marvel Comics: Ultimate Spider-Man, 

    • B.

      Dark Horse Comics: Star Wars Tales: A Jedi's Weapon, 

    • C.

      Image Comics: Tomb Raider, DC Comics: Justice League Adventures.  

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    The original books that debuted on FCBD were Marvel Comics: Ultimate Spider-Man, Dark Horse Comics: Star Wars Tales: A Jedi's Weapon, Image Comics: Tomb Raider, and DC Comics: Justice League Adventures. The correct answer is "All of the above."

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following is a slogan for Free Comic Book Day?

    • A.

      "Read, Explore, and Enjoy"

    • B.

      "Comics for All"

    • C.

      "Embrace Your Inner Hero"

    • D.

      "Unleash Your Imagination"

    Correct Answer
    B. "Comics for All"
    Explanation
    "Comics for All" is a suitable slogan for Free Comic Book Day because it conveys the idea that comic books are accessible and enjoyable for everyone. The slogan promotes inclusivity and encourages people of all ages and backgrounds to engage with comic books. It aligns with the purpose of Free Comic Book Day, which is to celebrate and promote the comic book medium by providing free comic books to people.

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