What Do You Know About Gumby?

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Gumby is an American animation franchise, centered of a green clay humanoid character created and modeled by Clokey, take a quiz and learn about Gumby.


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  • 1. 

    Gumby follows the titular character and his adventurous through different environments and times in history. Gumby’s principal sidekick is?

    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Griffin

    • C. 

      Pokey

    • D. 

      Mickey

    Correct Answer
    C. Pokey
    Explanation
    Gumby's principal sidekick is Pokey. Pokey is a talking orange pony who accompanies Gumby on his adventures through different environments and times in history.

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  • 2. 

    This clay humanoid character has been subject if two television series as well as a feature-length film and other media, who played the Gumby?

    • A. 

      Torry

    • B. 

      Pauline

    • C. 

      McManaman

    • D. 

      Dal McKennon

    Correct Answer
    D. Dal McKennon
    Explanation
    Dal McKennon played the character Gumby in two television series, a feature-length film, and other media.

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  • 3. 

    His nemesis is the Blockheads, a pair of humanoid, red-colored figures with cube-shaped heads, who wreak mischief and havoc, Pockey is best described as?

    • A. 

      Blockhead

    • B. 

      Humanoid

    • C. 

      Talking orange pony

    • D. 

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Talking orange pony
    Explanation
    The given information states that Pockey's nemesis is the Blockheads, who are described as humanoid figures with cube-shaped heads. This suggests that Pockey is not a Blockhead or a humanoid. The correct answer is "Talking orange pony" as it is the only option that is not a Blockhead or a humanoid.

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  • 4. 

    The Blockheads were inspired by certain individuals who were always getting into scrapes and causing discomfort to other, who are these individuals?

    • A. 

      Mouse

    • B. 

      Donald Duck

    • C. 

      Griffin

    • D. 

      Katzenjammer Kids

    Correct Answer
    D. Katzenjammer Kids
    Explanation
    The Katzenjammer Kids are the individuals who inspired The Blockheads. They are known for always getting into scrapes and causing discomfort to others.

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  • 5. 

    Other characters alongside Grumby are Pickle, a yellow dinosaur who sometimes styles himself as a detective with pipe and deerstalker hat like?

    • A. 

      Popeye

    • B. 

      Sherlock Holmes

    • C. 

      Griffin

    • D. 

      Zoro

    Correct Answer
    B. Sherlock Holmes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Sherlock Holmes. The question states that Pickle, a yellow dinosaur, sometimes styles himself as a detective with a pipe and deerstalker hat. Sherlock Holmes is a famous detective known for his iconic pipe and deerstalker hat, making him the most fitting answer.

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  • 6. 

    Also featuring alongside Grumby, are his dog, whose entire vocabulary is the word ‘nope’ and Gumby’s parents, Gumbo and Gumba, what is the Gumby dog name?

    • A. 

      Pinkish

    • B. 

      Nopey

    • C. 

      Lucky

    • D. 

      Popeye

    Correct Answer
    B. Nopey
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Nopey. The question states that Grumby's dog's entire vocabulary is the word 'nope', implying that the dog's name would be related to this word. Among the given options, Nopey is the closest match to the dog's limited vocabulary.

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  • 7. 

    The later syndicated series added Gumby’s sister Minga, mastodon friend Denali and chicken friend Tilly, the series was produced in the year?

    • A. 

      1988

    • B. 

      1995

    • C. 

      1994

    • D. 

      1998

    Correct Answer
    A. 1988
    Explanation
    The later syndicated series of Gumby added new characters such as Gumby's sister Minga, mastodon friend Denali, and chicken friend Tilly. These additions to the series occurred in the year 1988.

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  • 8. 

    The NBC executive Thomas Warren Sarnoff saw and loved Clokey's first pilot and had Clokey made another one ‘Gumby on the moon’, this became a huge hit on?

    • A. 

      Peter Griffin

    • B. 

      Holly Molly

    • C. 

      Rooty Tooty

    • D. 

      Howdy Doody

    Correct Answer
    D. Howdy Doody
  • 9. 

    The Gumby show entered syndication and more episode was later produced in the 1960s, production started in Hollywood but soon after in 1960 moved to a larger studio in Glendora, which year did the show became syndicate?

    • A. 

      1906

    • B. 

      1954

    • C. 

      1950

    • D. 

      1959

    Correct Answer
    D. 1959
    Explanation
    The Gumby show became syndicated in 1959. This means that it started being broadcasted on multiple television stations across the country. The show had already entered syndication before more episodes were produced in the 1960s. The production of the show initially began in Hollywood but later moved to a larger studio in Glendora in 1960.

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  • 10. 

    In Addition to the new episodes, the classic 1950s and 1960s shorts were re-runs as part of the series, but with newly recorded soundtracks, with the voices re-recorded and the original music replaced by?

    • A. 

      Debby Rowe

    • B. 

      Jimmy Rose

    • C. 

      Jerry Lawler

    • D. 

      Jerry Gerber

    Correct Answer
    D. Jerry Gerber
    Explanation
    Jerry Gerber is the correct answer because he is the person responsible for creating the newly recorded soundtracks for the classic 1950s and 1960s shorts in the series.

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