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  • 1. 

    Who bastes himself with butter on an episode of "Seinfeld"?

    • A.

      Kramer

    • B.

      Newman

    • C.

      George

    • D.

      Jerry

    Correct Answer
    A. Kramer
    Explanation
    In an episode of "Seinfeld," Kramer bastes himself with butter. This is a humorous and memorable scene where Kramer decides to try a new skincare routine by covering his body in butter. The show is known for its quirky and eccentric characters, and Kramer's actions in this episode perfectly fit his unpredictable and unconventional personality.

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  • 2. 

    Whose apartment can the "Friends" look into from their window?

    • A.

      Carol And Susan's

    • B.

      Mayor Giuliani's

    • C.

      Ugly Naked Guy's

    • D.

      Janice's

    Correct Answer
    C. Ugly Naked Guy's
    Explanation
    The "Friends" can look into Ugly Naked Guy's apartment from their window. This is a recurring joke throughout the series, as the characters often spy on Ugly Naked Guy and comment on his activities.

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  • 3. 

    Stockard Channing's character, Abigail Bartlet, played what role in "The West Wing" White House?

    • A.

      President

    • B.

      Press Secretary

    • C.

      Chief Of Staff

    • D.

      First Lady

    Correct Answer
    D. First Lady
    Explanation
    In "The West Wing" White House, Stockard Channing's character, Abigail Bartlet, played the role of the First Lady. This means she portrayed the wife of the President of the United States and held the position of the First Lady in the show.

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  • 4. 

    On "Criminal Minds", what job did Aaron Hotchner hold before joining the team?

    • A.

      Chef

    • B.

      Lawyer

    • C.

      Tennis Pro

    • D.

      Policeman

    Correct Answer
    B. Lawyer
    Explanation
    Before joining the team on "Criminal Minds," Aaron Hotchner held the job of a lawyer. This is evident from his character's background and the skills he brings to the team. As a lawyer, Hotchner would have developed strong analytical and critical thinking abilities, which are valuable in his role as the team's leader. Additionally, his knowledge of the law would be beneficial in understanding criminal behavior and the legal aspects of their investigations.

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  • 5. 

    Who plays Dr. Sean McNamara on the show "Nip/Tuck"?

    • A.

      Ryan Murphy

    • B.

      Dylan Walsh

    • C.

      Scott Spencer

    • D.

      Joshua Williams

    Correct Answer
    B. Dylan Walsh
    Explanation
    Dylan Walsh is the correct answer because he plays the character Dr. Sean McNamara on the show "Nip/Tuck".

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  • 6. 

    Which actress plays Christina on "Grey's Anatomy"?

    • A.

      Katherine Heigl

    • B.

      Lynn Redgrave

    • C.

      Joely Richardson

    • D.

      Sandra Oh

    Correct Answer
    D. Sandra Oh
    Explanation
    Sandra Oh is the correct answer because she is the actress who plays the character Christina on "Grey's Anatomy".

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  • 7. 

    Which "Sex and the City" single was a "straight A" student, homecoming queen and prom queen?

    • A.

      Miranda

    • B.

      Carrie

    • C.

      Samantha

    • D.

      Charlotte

    Correct Answer
    D. Charlotte
    Explanation
    Charlotte is the correct answer because she fits the description of being a "straight A" student, homecoming queen, and prom queen. In the TV show "Sex and the City," Charlotte is portrayed as the more traditional and conservative character who values education and social achievements. This aligns with her being a successful student and winning titles such as homecoming queen and prom queen.

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  • 8. 

    What was Joey's signature greeting on "Friends"?

    • A.

      Heeeyyyyyy

    • B.

      How You Doin'?

    • C.

      Wazzup

    • D.

      What's Up, Doc?

    Correct Answer
    B. How You Doin'?
    Explanation
    Joey's signature greeting on "Friends" was "How You Doin'?" This catchphrase became iconic and was often used by Joey to charm women and show his confidence. It became synonymous with his character and is one of the most memorable lines from the show.

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  • 9. 

    On "Friends", what is Joey Tribbiani's favorite food?

    • A.

      Doughnuts

    • B.

      Sandwich

    • C.

      Clams

    • D.

      Spaghetti

    Correct Answer
    B. Sandwich
    Explanation
    Joey Tribbiani's favorite food on "Friends" is a sandwich. This is evident throughout the series as Joey is frequently seen enjoying sandwiches and often mentions his love for them. His iconic catchphrase, "Joey doesn't share food!" is also associated with his possessiveness over his sandwiches. This choice of food reflects Joey's laid-back and easygoing personality, as sandwiches are a simple and convenient meal option.

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  • 10. 

    Whom did Ross marry after Carol on "Friends"?

    • A.

      Mona

    • B.

      Emily

    • C.

      Rachel

    • D.

      Julie

    Correct Answer
    B. Emily
    Explanation
    Ross married Emily after Carol on "Friends".

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  • 11. 

    Which bleached-blonde coffee server was in love with Rachel on "Friends"?

    • A.

      Mike

    • B.

      Gary

    • C.

      Tag

    • D.

      Gunther

    Correct Answer
    D. Gunther
    Explanation
    Gunther, the bleached-blonde coffee server, was in love with Rachel on "Friends". Throughout the series, Gunther's unrequited love for Rachel is evident as he often displays jealousy and goes to great lengths to try and win her affection. His infatuation with Rachel adds a comedic element to the show and creates a recurring storyline.

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  • 12. 

    Which housewife does Marcia Cross play on "Desperate Housewives"?

    • A.

      Susan

    • B.

      Bree

    • C.

      Gabrielle

    • D.

      Edie

    Correct Answer
    B. Bree
    Explanation
    Marcia Cross plays the character Bree on "Desperate Housewives." Bree is known for being a perfectionist and a control freak. She is a housewife who strives to maintain a perfect image and is often seen as the leader of the group of housewives. Bree's character is known for her meticulous attention to detail and her desire for everything to be in order.

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  • 13. 

    What deceased character narrates "Desperate Housewives" episodes?

    • A.

      Mary Alice Young

    • B.

      Andrea Yates

    • C.

      Cherry Perkins Dailey

    • D.

      Wisteria Lane

    Correct Answer
    A. Mary Alice Young
    Explanation
    Mary Alice Young is the correct answer because she is the deceased character who narrates the episodes of "Desperate Housewives." Throughout the series, Mary Alice's voiceover provides insight into the lives and secrets of the residents of Wisteria Lane. Her narration adds a mysterious and suspenseful element to the show, as she often hints at the dark events that unfold in the neighborhood.

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  • 14. 

    What was the first name of the character played by Katie Holmes on "Dawson's Creek"?

    • A.

      Joey

    • B.

      Jen

    • C.

      Andi

    • D.

      Piper

    Correct Answer
    A. Joey
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Joey. Joey was the first name of the character played by Katie Holmes on "Dawson's Creek".

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  • 15. 

    Woody Harrelson played a character named Woody on what comedy series?

    • A.

      Frasier

    • B.

      Cheers

    • C.

      Friday Night Lights

    • D.

      The Office

    Correct Answer
    B. Cheers
    Explanation
    Woody Harrelson played a character named Woody on the comedy series Cheers. Cheers is a popular sitcom set in a Boston bar where the main characters, including Woody, interact and engage in humorous situations. Harrelson's portrayal of Woody Boyd, a naive and lovable bartender, was well-received by audiences and contributed to the show's success.

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  • 16. 

    What character did Julianna Margulies play on "ER"?

    • A.

      Nurse Carol Hathaway

    • B.

      Nurse Riley Brown

    • C.

      Dr. Joanna Carter

    • D.

      Nurse Kerry Weaver

    Correct Answer
    A. Nurse Carol Hathaway
    Explanation
    Julianna Margulies played the character of Nurse Carol Hathaway on the TV show "ER".

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  • 17. 

    How many times has Denny Crane, partner in the "Boston Legal" firm, been married?

    • A.

      0

    • B.

      18

    • C.

      6

    • D.

      3

    Correct Answer
    C. 6
    Explanation
    Denny Crane, a character in the TV show "Boston Legal," has been married six times. This information is likely revealed throughout the series or in backstory episodes, showcasing Denny's tumultuous love life and his multiple failed marriages.

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