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  • 1. 

    What TV show did Kim Delany play Det. Diane Russell?

    • A.

      Miami Vice

    • B.

      Law and Order

    • C.

      Kojak

    • D.

      NYPD Blue

    Correct Answer
    D. NYPD Blue
    Explanation
    Kim Delany played the role of Det. Diane Russell in the TV show NYPD Blue.

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  • 2. 

    In which city does "The Shield" take place?

    • A.

      Chicago

    • B.

      San Diego

    • C.

      Reno

    • D.

      Los Angeles

    Correct Answer
    D. Los Angeles
    Explanation
    "The Shield" is a television series that takes place in Los Angeles. This can be inferred from the fact that Los Angeles is listed as one of the options and is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    What does Detective Danny Messer call Detective Lindsay Monroe?

    • A.

      Montana

    • B.

      Oregon

    • C.

      Georgia

    • D.

      Roe

    Correct Answer
    A. Montana
    Explanation
    Detective Danny Messer calls Detective Lindsay Monroe "Montana" because it is likely a nickname or term of endearment between them. The name "Montana" may have a personal meaning or significance to their relationship, such as a shared experience or inside joke. It could also be a reference to a characteristic or trait that Lindsay possesses, such as being strong, adventurous, or independent. Without further context, it is difficult to determine the exact reason behind the nickname, but it is clear that "Montana" is a special name that Danny uses for Lindsay.

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  • 4. 

    What TV show included Detectives Curtis "Lem" Lemansky and Shane Vendrell?

    • A.

      CSI: Miami

    • B.

      The Shield

    • C.

      Law and Order

    • D.

      CSI: New York

    Correct Answer
    B. The Shield
    Explanation
    The TV show that included Detectives Curtis "Lem" Lemansky and Shane Vendrell is The Shield.

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  • 5. 

    Who produces the "Law and Order" TV shows?

    • A.

      Dick Sargent

    • B.

      Ron Howard

    • C.

      Tom Hanks

    • D.

      Dick Wolf

    Correct Answer
    D. Dick Wolf
    Explanation
    Dick Wolf is the correct answer because he is the producer of the "Law and Order" TV shows. He is a renowned television producer and writer, best known for creating the "Law & Order" franchise, which includes various spin-offs and iterations of the show. Dick Wolf's involvement in the production of "Law and Order" has made it one of the longest-running and most successful crime drama series on television.

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  • 6. 

    Who plays Det. Alexandra Eames on "Law & Order: Criminal Intent"?

    • A.

      Saffron Burrows

    • B.

      Kathryn Erbe

    • C.

      Alicia Witt

    • D.

      Annabella Sciorra

    Correct Answer
    B. Kathryn Erbe
    Explanation
    Kathryn Erbe plays Det. Alexandra Eames on "Law & Order: Criminal Intent".

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  • 7. 

    What year did "NYPD Blue" end its run on network TV?

    • A.

      2009

    • B.

      1995

    • C.

      2005

    • D.

      1988

    Correct Answer
    C. 2005
    Explanation
    "NYPD Blue" ended its run on network TV in 2005.

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  • 8. 

    Who had a hit with the theme song from TV's "Moonlighting"?

    • A.

      Billy Joel

    • B.

      Sammy Davis Jr.

    • C.

      Al Jarreau

    • D.

      John Denver

    Correct Answer
    C. Al Jarreau
    Explanation
    Al Jarreau had a hit with the theme song from TV's "Moonlighting."

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