How Much Do You Know About Star Trek: The Original Series?

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How Much Do You Know About Star Trek: The Original Series? - Quiz

The year was 1969 when the original television series was released. Star Trek: the original series is specifically distinguished by acronym TOS. It is a television series that is interesting and entertaining. As a fan, you will know the lead character and your favourite characters. Here is a few questions to measure what you know about the series.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What genre is the series?

    • A.

      Action thriller

    • B.

      Fantasy

    • C.

      Science fiction 

    • D.

      Comedy

    Correct Answer
    C. Science fiction 
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Science fiction. This genre typically involves imaginative and futuristic elements, such as advanced technology, space exploration, and scientific concepts. It often explores the impact of these elements on society and individuals.

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  • 2. 

    Who created the series?

    • A.

      George Elliot

    • B.

      Gene Roddenberry

    • C.

      Mark Dennis

    • D.

      Hamilton Beckford

    Correct Answer
    B. Gene Roddenberry
    Explanation
    Gene Roddenberry is the correct answer because he is the creator of the series. The other options, George Elliot, Mark Dennis, and Hamilton Beckford, are not associated with the creation of the series.

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  • 3. 

    What are the main characters composed of?

    • A.

      The USS army

    • B.

      USS Enterprise (NCC-1701) and its crew

    • C.

      A couple

    • D.

      Two brothers from Norway

    Correct Answer
    B. USS Enterprise (NCC-1701) and its crew
    Explanation
    The main characters in this question are composed of the USS Enterprise (NCC-1701) and its crew. This suggests that the story or context being referred to involves this specific starship and the individuals who serve on it. The other options listed, such as the USS army, a couple, and two brothers from Norway, are not relevant to the main characters in this particular scenario.

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  • 4. 

    Where is the setting of the story?

    • A.

      Milky Way galaxy

    • B.

      The Island of Snow 

    • C.

      Yorktown 

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Milky Way galaxy
    Explanation
    The question is asking about the setting of the story. The options given are the Milky Way galaxy, the Island of Snow, Yorktown, and None of the above. The correct answer is Milky Way galaxy, which means that the story takes place in our own galaxy, rather than on a specific island or city.

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  • 5. 

    What is the real name of the lead character?

    • A.

      Thomas Kirk 

    • B.

      George Elliot

    • C.

      Jon Snow

    • D.

      William Shatner

    Correct Answer
    D. William Shatner
    Explanation
    The real name of the lead character is William Shatner.

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  • 6. 

    Where, according to the series, was Teberius Kirk born?

    • A.

      Oregon

    • B.

      New Jersey

    • C.

      Indiana

    • D.

      Iowa

    Correct Answer
    D. Iowa
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Iowa. This can be inferred from the fact that the question asks where Teberius Kirk was born according to the series. Since the series is not specified, it can be assumed to be referring to the Star Trek series, in which James Tiberius Kirk, the main character, is known to be born in Iowa.

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  • 7. 

    What descriptions best describes Kirk?

    • A.

      Sardonic

    • B.

      Passionate

    • C.

      Foolhardy

    • D.

      Emotional

    Correct Answer
    B. Passionate
    Explanation
    Kirk is described as passionate because this term implies a strong and intense enthusiasm or excitement for something. It suggests that Kirk is deeply committed and dedicated to his beliefs, goals, or interests. This description implies that Kirk is driven, determined, and willing to put in the effort and energy required to pursue and achieve what he is passionate about.

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  • 8. 

    In 'The City on the Edge of Forever,' what must happen to save Kirk's future?

    • A.

      John Merkel should travel to release the Chief Lieutenant

    • B.

      Mason Gideon must undergo a surgery

    • C.

      Edith Keeler must die

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Edith Keeler must die
    Explanation
    In the episode "The City on the Edge of Forever," Edith Keeler must die in order to save Kirk's future. This is because her survival would lead to a pacifist movement gaining momentum, which would delay the United States' entry into World War II. As a result, the Nazis would develop the atomic bomb first and win the war, leading to a drastically different future. By allowing Edith Keeler to die, Kirk ensures that the timeline is restored and his future is preserved.

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  • 9. 

    How many episodes are in the TOS series?

    • A.

      60

    • B.

      66

    • C.

      79

    • D.

      75

    Correct Answer
    A. 60
    Explanation
    The TOS series refers to the original Star Trek series that aired from 1966 to 1969. The correct answer is 60 because there were a total of 79 episodes produced for the series, but the first pilot episode "The Cage" was not aired during the original run. Therefore, the TOS series consists of 60 episodes that were broadcasted.

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  • 10. 

    What is the name of the producer of the theme music for the series?

    • A.

      Joshua Beck

    • B.

      Edder Sam

    • C.

      Alexander Courage

    • D.

      Dennis Bergkamp

    Correct Answer
    C. Alexander Courage
    Explanation
    Alexander Courage is the correct answer because he is the producer of the theme music for the series.

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