Have You Read Asterix Comic Book?

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Have You Read Asterix Comic Book? - Quiz

Asterix is one of the most popular Franco-Belgians comics which has entertained readers for a long time. It has been translated into over 100 languages and even has some of them adapted into films. Do you know anything about the comic book? Take this quiz to find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What year did the series first appear in the magazine 'Pilote'?

    • A.

      1961

    • B.

      1960

    • C.

      1959

    • D.

      1958

    Correct Answer
    C. 1959
    Explanation
    In the question, it is asked when the series first appeared in the magazine 'Pilote'. The given answer, 1959, indicates that the series made its debut in the magazine in that year.

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  • 2. 

    What is the nationality of the villagers?

    • A.

      Romans

    • B.

      Gauls

    • C.

      Belgians

    • D.

      British

    Correct Answer
    B. Gauls
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Gauls. The nationality of the villagers is Gauls, which refers to the ancient Celtic people who inhabited the region of Gaul, present-day France and parts of surrounding countries. Gauls were known for their distinct culture, language, and customs.

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  • 3. 

    Who are the main protagonists of the series

    • A.

      Asterix and Obelix

    • B.

      Mr Thompson and Mr Thomson

    • C.

      Tintin and Captain Haddock

    • D.

      Tom and Jerry

    Correct Answer
    A. Asterix and Obelix
    Explanation
    The main protagonists of the series are Asterix and Obelix. They are the central characters and drive the plot forward. They are best friends and partners in adventure, with Asterix being the brave and clever warrior, and Obelix being the strong and loyal companion. Together, they go on various quests and face numerous challenges, showcasing their wit, strength, and camaraderie. Their dynamic and humorous interactions make them beloved characters in the series.

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  • 4. 

    What gave the villagers temporary superhuman strength?

    • A.

      Water

    • B.

      Apples

    • C.

      Mushrooms

    • D.

      A magic potion

    Correct Answer
    D. A magic potion
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a magic potion. This implies that the villagers were able to acquire temporary superhuman strength through the consumption of a special potion with magical properties. The other options, water, apples, and mushrooms, do not possess the same supernatural abilities to grant superhuman strength.

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  • 5. 

    What is the name of Obelix's dog?

    • A.

      Snowy

    • B.

      Dogmatix

    • C.

      Snoopy

    • D.

      Dogma

    Correct Answer
    B. Dogmatix
    Explanation
    Dogmatix is the correct answer because it is the name of Obelix's dog in the famous comic series Asterix. Dogmatix is a small white dog who accompanies Obelix on his adventures and is known for his loyalty and bravery. The name "Dogmatix" is a play on the word "dogmatic," which means sticking firmly to a belief or opinion, reflecting the dog's unwavering loyalty to Obelix.

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  • 6. 

    What year did they appear in a special edition of Time magazine?

    • A.

      1991

    • B.

      1990

    • C.

      1992

    • D.

      1993

    Correct Answer
    A. 1991
    Explanation
    In 1991, they appeared in a special edition of Time magazine.

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  • 7. 

    What is the name of the theme park based on the series?

    • A.

      Festyland

    • B.

      France Miniature

    • C.

      Puy du Fou

    • D.

      Parc Asterix

    Correct Answer
    D. Parc Asterix
    Explanation
    Parc Asterix is the correct answer because it is a theme park based on the popular comic book series, Asterix. The park is located in France and features various attractions and rides that are inspired by the characters and stories from the comic books. It offers visitors a chance to immerse themselves in the world of Asterix and experience the adventures firsthand.

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  • 8. 

    What is the title of the latest in the series?

    • A.

      Asterix and the Race Through Italy

    • B.

      Asterix and the Falling Sky

    • C.

      Asterix and Son

    • D.

      Asterix in Belgium

    Correct Answer
    A. Asterix and the Race Through Italy
    Explanation
    The title of the latest book in the series is "Asterix and the Race Through Italy".

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  • 9. 

    How many books are in the collection?

    • A.

      41

    • B.

      38

    • C.

      39

    • D.

      40

    Correct Answer
    C. 39
    Explanation
    Based on the given options, the correct answer is 39. This is because out of the four options provided, 39 is the only number that is closest to the average of the other three numbers (41, 38, and 40).

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  • 10. 

    Who was the mother of the baby boy found on the doorstep of Asterix in Asterix and Son?

    • A.

      Miss Bicarbonateofsoda

    • B.

      Cleopatra

    • C.

      Hydrophobia

    • D.

      Begonia

    Correct Answer
    B. Cleopatra
    Explanation
    In the comic book "Asterix and Son," the mother of the baby boy found on the doorstep of Asterix is Cleopatra. This is revealed in the storyline where Cleopatra, the queen of Egypt, visits Gaul and leaves her son, Caesarion, on the doorstep of Asterix. The story revolves around the adventures and challenges faced by Asterix and his friends as they take care of the baby and try to return him safely to Cleopatra.

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