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  • 1. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", how long did Taylor say it would take to rule the native humans?

    • A.

      One Month

    • B.

      Three Months

    • C.

      Six Months

    • D.

      One Year

    Correct Answer
    C. Six Months
    Explanation
    In the 1968 film "Planet of the Apes," Taylor, the main character, stated that it would take six months to rule over the native humans. This suggests that Taylor believed it would take a significant amount of time to establish dominance and control over the human population.

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  • 2. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", what was the last name of the female astronaut who died on board?

    • A.

      Tomlinson

    • B.

      Stewart

    • C.

      Jackson

    • D.

      Burton

    Correct Answer
    B. Stewart
    Explanation
    In the 1968 film "Planet of the Apes," the last name of the female astronaut who died on board is Stewart.

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  • 3. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", who played the part of General Thade?

    • A.

      Tim Curry

    • B.

      David Scott

    • C.

      Tim Roth

    • D.

      Mark Wahlberg

    Correct Answer
    C. Tim Roth
    Explanation
    Tim Roth played the part of General Thade in the 2001 "Planet of the Apes" movie.

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  • 4. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", who was the chimp that started the revolution aboard the ship?

    • A.

      Semos

    • B.

      Thade

    • C.

      Ursus

    • D.

      Pericles

    Correct Answer
    A. Semos
    Explanation
    Semos is the correct answer because in the 2001 "Planet of the Apes" movie, Semos is the chimp that started the revolution aboard the ship. This character plays a crucial role in leading the uprising against the human crew and establishing the dominance of the apes.

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  • 5. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", what was Taylor's first name?

    • A.

      Ed

    • B.

      William

    • C.

      George

    • D.

      Roger

    Correct Answer
    C. George
    Explanation
    In the 1968 film "Planet of the Apes," the main character's name was George Taylor.

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  • 6. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", what was General Thade's father's name?

    • A.

      Karubi

    • B.

      Krull

    • C.

      Zaius

    • D.

      Tival

    Correct Answer
    C. Zaius
    Explanation
    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", General Thade's father's name was Zaius.

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  • 7. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", what is Leo Davidson's rank?

    • A.

      Captain

    • B.

      Lieutenant-Commander

    • C.

      Lieutenant

    • D.

      Commander

    Correct Answer
    A. Captain
    Explanation
    In the movie "Planet of the Apes" released in 2001, Leo Davidson holds the rank of Captain.

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  • 8. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", which of the following does Thade's father NOT tell him about humans?

    • A.

      The Humans Are A Plague Upon Our World

    • B.

      Their Ingenuity Goes Hand In Hand With Their Cruelty

    • C.

      We Were The Slaves And The Humans Were The Masters

    • D.

      No Creature Is As Devious, As Violent

    Correct Answer
    A. The Humans Are A Plague Upon Our World
    Explanation
    Thade's father does not tell him that "The Humans Are A Plague Upon Our World." The other three statements, "Their Ingenuity Goes Hand In Hand With Their Cruelty," "We Were The Slaves And The Humans Were The Masters," and "No Creature Is As Devious, As Violent," are all things that Thade's father tells him about humans.

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  • 9. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", how many moons does the planet have?

    • A.

      Four

    • B.

      Two

    • C.

      Three

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. Four
    Explanation
    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes" movie, the planet is depicted as having four moons. This can be inferred from the question itself, which asks how many moons the planet has. The correct answer is "Four" because it aligns with the information provided in the movie.

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  • 10. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", by how much did the humans outnumber the apes?

    • A.

      Four To One

    • B.

      Three To One

    • C.

      Apes Outnumbered The Humans

    • D.

      About Even

    Correct Answer
    A. Four To One
    Explanation
    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes" movie, the correct answer is "Four To One". This means that there were four times as many humans as there were apes. This suggests that humans were more populous and outnumbered the apes significantly in the movie.

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  • 11. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", what happens to Pericles?

    • A.

      It's Never Stated

    • B.

      Leo Takes Him With Him

    • C.

      He Stays With Ari

    • D.

      Thade Kills Him

    Correct Answer
    C. He Stays With Ari
    Explanation
    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", Pericles stays with Ari.

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  • 12. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", what is the name of the slave-trader?

    • A.

      Limbo

    • B.

      Gimble

    • C.

      Gambit

    • D.

      Lambo

    Correct Answer
    A. Limbo
    Explanation
    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", the name of the slave-trader is Limbo.

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  • 13. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", what pod did Leo launch in?

    • A.

      Number Three

    • B.

      Alpha

    • C.

      Rescue One

    • D.

      Delta

    Correct Answer
    D. Delta
    Explanation
    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes," Leo launched the pod named Delta.

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  • 14. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", what were the first words we heard an ape say?

    • A.

      Smile

    • B.

      Filthy Humans

    • C.

      Get In There

    • D.

      Don't Touch That

    Correct Answer
    A. Smile
    Explanation
    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", the first words we heard an ape say were "Smile". This suggests that the apes in this movie were initially portrayed as more friendly and light-hearted, possibly before the humans were seen as a threat.

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  • 15. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", why did Taylor thank Dr. Zaius?

    • A.

      He Said He Believed His Story

    • B.

      He Called Him Taylor

    • C.

      He Promised Not To Hurt Nova

    • D.

      He Was Going To Let Cornelius And Zira Go Free

    Correct Answer
    B. He Called Him Taylor
    Explanation
    Taylor thanked Dr. Zaius because he called him by his name, "Taylor." This is significant because throughout the movie, the apes referred to Taylor as "Bright Eyes" and did not acknowledge his true identity. By addressing him by his name, Dr. Zaius showed a level of recognition and respect towards Taylor, which Taylor appreciated and thanked him for.

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  • 16. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", which of the following were Cornelius and Zira NOT charged with?

    • A.

      Presenting Falsified Evidence

    • B.

      Contempt Of The Tribunal

    • C.

      Scientific Hearsay

    • D.

      Malicious Mischief

    Correct Answer
    A. Presenting Falsified Evidence
    Explanation
    Cornelius and Zira were NOT charged with "Presenting Falsified Evidence" in the 1968 "Planet of the Apes". This means that they were not accused of providing manipulated or fabricated evidence during the trial or any other legal proceedings.

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  • 17. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", how many humans survived from the hunt where Taylor was captured?

    • A.

      Nine

    • B.

      Sixteen

    • C.

      Twelve

    • D.

      Seven

    Correct Answer
    A. Nine
    Explanation
    In the 1968 film "Planet of the Apes," a total of nine humans survived from the hunt where Taylor was captured.

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  • 18. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", how long ago were the Sacred Scrolls written?

    • A.

      900 Years

    • B.

      2,000 Years

    • C.

      1,700 Years

    • D.

      1,200 Years

    Correct Answer
    D. 1,200 Years
    Explanation
    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes" movie, the Sacred Scrolls were written 1,200 years ago.

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  • 19. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", what message did Taylor tell Landon to transmit before the ship sank?

    • A.

      That There Were Three Survivors

    • B.

      Their Longitude And Latitude

    • C.

      A General Sos

    • D.

      That They've Landed

    Correct Answer
    D. That They've Landed
    Explanation
    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes" movie, Taylor tells Landon to transmit the message "That They've Landed" before the ship sinks. This message indicates that they have successfully landed on the planet, informing anyone who receives the transmission about their arrival.

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  • 20. 

    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", why didn't the apes go in the water?

    • A.

      Because Humans Liked The Water

    • B.

      They Were Afraid Of Water

    • C.

      It Was Forbidden By Semos

    • D.

      They Didn't Know How To Swim

    Correct Answer
    D. They Didn't Know How To Swim
    Explanation
    In the 2001 "Planet of the Apes", the apes didn't go in the water because they didn't know how to swim. This suggests that apes in this fictional universe lacked the knowledge or ability to navigate through water.

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  • 21. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", what was the name of the gorilla guard who worked with Zira?

    • A.

      Marcus

    • B.

      Julius

    • C.

      Aldo

    • D.

      Lucius

    Correct Answer
    B. Julius
    Explanation
    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes" movie, the gorilla guard who worked with Zira was named Julius.

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  • 22. 

    In the 1968 "Planet of the Apes", who did Lucius say wanted to save Taylor?

    • A.

      Apes For Ethical Treatment

    • B.

      Humans Are Primates Too

    • C.

      The Anti-Vivisectionist Society

    • D.

      Save The Humans

    Correct Answer
    C. The Anti-Vivisectionist Society
    Explanation
    Lucius stated that The Anti-Vivisectionist Society wanted to save Taylor. This suggests that the society is against the practice of vivisection, which involves conducting experiments on living animals. Lucius's statement implies that the society is advocating for the protection and preservation of human life, including Taylor's, in the context of the movie "Planet of the Apes."

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  • 23. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", what color lever detonated the bomb?

    • A.

      Blue

    • B.

      White

    • C.

      Green

    • D.

      Red

    Correct Answer
    D. Red
    Explanation
    In the movie "Beneath the Planet of the Apes," the red lever detonated the bomb. This information suggests that the red lever was the one responsible for activating the explosive device in the film.

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  • 24. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", what year did Brent land on Earth?

    • A.

      4127

    • B.

      3955

    • C.

      3982

    • D.

      2525

    Correct Answer
    B. 3955
    Explanation
    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", Brent lands on Earth in the year 3955. This information is not explicitly stated in the question, but it is a fact from the movie.

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  • 25. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", why did Ursus want to extend the territory of the apes?

    • A.

      All The Lumber Was Gone

    • B.

      Greedy For More Land

    • C.

      To Drive The Humans Farther Away

    • D.

      They Were Suffering A Famine

    Correct Answer
    D. They Were Suffering A Famine
    Explanation
    Ursus wanted to extend the territory of the apes because they were suffering from a famine. This suggests that the apes were facing a scarcity of food and resources, leading Ursus to believe that expanding their territory would provide them with more opportunities for sustenance.

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  • 26. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", what did Brent put on the grave where he buried his captain?

    • A.

      Nothing

    • B.

      A Cross

    • C.

      The Captain's Dog Tags

    • D.

      An American Flag

    Correct Answer
    A. Nothing
    Explanation
    In the movie "Beneath the Planet of the Apes," Brent put nothing on the grave where he buried his captain. This suggests that he either didn't have any personal belongings of the captain to place on the grave or he chose not to place anything as a sign of respect.

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  • 27. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", where did the gorilla scout shoot Brent?

    • A.

      Right Leg

    • B.

      Left Arm

    • C.

      Hip

    • D.

      Shoulder

    Correct Answer
    B. Left Arm
    Explanation
    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", the gorilla scout shot Brent in his left arm.

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  • 28. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", who played Cornelius?

    • A.

      David Watson

    • B.

      Jeff Corey

    • C.

      Roddy McDowall

    • D.

      Paul Richards

    Correct Answer
    A. David Watson
  • 29. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", what was the name of the museum?

    • A.

      Zaius Museum

    • B.

      Museum Of Natural History

    • C.

      National Museum Of Ape History

    • D.

      Ape City Museum

    Correct Answer
    A. Zaius Museum
    Explanation
    In the movie "Beneath the Planet of the Apes," the name of the museum is the Zaius Museum.

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  • 30. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", which of these buildings did Brent and Nova not pass by?

    • A.

      New York Public Library

    • B.

      Radio City Music Hall

    • C.

      Grand Central Station

    • D.

      New York Stock Exchange

    Correct Answer
    C. Grand Central Station
    Explanation
    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", Brent and Nova did not pass by Grand Central Station.

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  • 31. 

    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", what colors were the gorilla army's banners?

    • A.

      Red And Black

    • B.

      Pink And Black

    • C.

      Yellow And Black

    • D.

      Green And Black

    Correct Answer
    B. Pink And Black
    Explanation
    In "Beneath the Planet of the Apes," the gorilla army's banners were pink and black. This color combination is often associated with femininity and can be seen as a surprising choice for a fierce and powerful army. The use of pink may symbolize irony or subversion, challenging traditional expectations and stereotypes. Additionally, the contrast between the vibrant pink and dark black creates a visually striking image that may enhance the impact of the banners.

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