How Well Do You Know Murphy Brown Series?

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How well do you know the Murphy Brown series? This Murphy Brown quiz has the answer to this question. First premiered in 1988, the famous American sitcom ran over 11 seasons and 260 episodes. Most of you must have watched Murphy Brown in your childhood days, and we can assure you that this quiz will not only be fun but also nostalgic for you. Are you excited to find out how many questions you will get right? Start with the quiz now!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which fictional news magazine does Murphy Brown work for?

    • A.

      Financial Express

    • B.

      FYI

    • C.

      CYC

    • D.

      The New Times

    Correct Answer
    B. FYI
    Explanation
    Murphy Brown is a fictional character who works for the fictional news magazine called FYI.

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  • 2. 

    Who affectionately addresses Murphy as "Slugger" in the series?

    • A.

      Phil

    • B.

      Corky Sherwood

    • C.

      Jim Dial

    • D.

      Eldin Bernecky

    Correct Answer
    C. Jim Dial
    Explanation
    Jim Dial affectionately addresses Murphy as "Slugger" in the series. This nickname is a term of endearment and suggests a close and friendly relationship between the two characters.

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  • 3. 

    Who is hired to replace Murphy during her stay at the Betty Ford Clinic?

    • A.

      Eldin Bernecky

    • B.

      Frank Fontana

    • C.

      Corky Sherwood

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Corky Sherwood
    Explanation
    Corky Sherwood is hired to replace Murphy during her stay at the Betty Ford Clinic.

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  • 4. 

    Which bar-and-grill restaurant does the FYI team frequently socialize at?

    • A.

      Chilli's

    • B.

      John's

    • C.

      Kresper

    • D.

      Phil's

    Correct Answer
    D. Phil's
    Explanation
    The FYI team frequently socializes at Phil's bar-and-grill restaurant.

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  • 5. 

    In which city is FYI's office/city located?

    • A.

      Washington D.C.

    • B.

      New York

    • C.

      Las Vegas

    • D.

      Texas

    Correct Answer
    A. Washington D.C.
    Explanation
    FYI's office/city is located in Washington D.C. This is indicated by the fact that Washington D.C. is the only city mentioned in the options that could potentially be the location of FYI's office/city.

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  • 6. 

    Who among the following is/are Murphy's colleagues at FYI?

    • A.

      Phil

    • B.

      Eldin Bernecky

    • C.

      Kay Carter-Shepley

    • D.

      Phyllis

    Correct Answer
    C. Kay Carter-Shepley
    Explanation
    Kay Carter-Shepley is one of Murphy's colleagues at FYI because she is mentioned as one of the options given.

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  • 7. 

    Which of the following is true about Miles Silverberg's personality in the series?

    • A.

      Dumb

    • B.

      Bright and competent

    • C.

      Extrovert

    • D.

      Calm and relaxed

    Correct Answer
    B. Bright and competent
    Explanation
    Miles Silverberg's personality in the series is described as bright and competent. This implies that he is intelligent and capable in his work. He likely displays a high level of skill and knowledge, allowing him to excel in his role. This characterization suggests that Miles is a valuable and reliable member of the team, contributing effectively to their goals and tasks.

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  • 8. 

    Which of the following is true about Murphy Brown?

    • A.

      She is married

    • B.

      She is a recovering alcoholic

    • C.

      Her age is 35

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. She is a recovering alcoholic
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "She is a recovering alcoholic." This means that Murphy Brown has struggled with alcohol addiction in the past and is currently in the process of recovering from it. The other options, such as being married or her age being 35, are not mentioned in the question and therefore cannot be determined as true or false.

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  • 9. 

    What is the name of the Harvard graduate who is appointed as the new executive producer of FYI?

    • A.

      Jim Dial

    • B.

      Frank Fontana

    • C.

      Miles Silverberg

    • D.

      Kay Carter-Shepley

    Correct Answer
    C. Miles Silverberg
    Explanation
    Miles Silverberg is the correct answer because he is the Harvard graduate who is appointed as the new executive producer of FYI.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these categories of awards did the series win at the American Comedy Awards?

    • A.

      Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role)

    • B.

      Funniest Supporting Female Performer in a TV Series

    • C.

      Both A & B

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role)
    Explanation
    The series won the award for Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role) at the American Comedy Awards.

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