Have You Seen Barney Miller?

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Have You Seen Barney Miller? - Quiz

Have you ever watched Barney Miller? Can you quote every episode? Take this quiz and find out how much you really know about this comical classic!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who/What is Barney Miller?

    • A.

      The purple dinosaur

    • B.

      He played in Leave it To Beaver

    • C.

      An actor

    • D.

      An American comedy television series

    • E.

      The man that plays on Andy Griffith

    Correct Answer
    D. An American comedy television series
    Explanation
    Barney Miller is an American comedy television series. The given options include a purple dinosaur, an actor who played in Leave it To Beaver, and the man that plays on Andy Griffith, which are all incorrect. The correct answer states that Barney Miller is an American comedy television series, indicating that it is a TV show rather than a character or person.

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  • 2. 

    The scene was filmed in a New York city police station, in what village?

    • A.

      Grayway

    • B.

      Greenwich

    • C.

      Greenway

    • D.

      Greenland

    • E.

      Greencrop

    Correct Answer
    B. Greenwich
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Greenwich. The scene was filmed in a New York city police station located in Greenwich village.

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  • 3. 

    This show was created by Theodore J. Flicker and who else?

    • A.

      Danny Flicker

    • B.

      Arnold Danielson

    • C.

      Danny Arnold

    • D.

      Daniel Avery

    • E.

      Arnold David

    Correct Answer
    C. Danny Arnold
    Explanation
    Danny Arnold is the correct answer because the question asks for the co-creator of the show, and Theodore J. Flicker is already mentioned as the creator. Danny Arnold is the only option that fits the criteria of being a co-creator.

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  • 4. 

    On January 23rd, 1975 the first episode was aired. When was the last episode of Barney Miller?

    • A.

      May 20th, 1982

    • B.

      May 24th, 1982

    • C.

      May 20th, 1985

    • D.

      August 23rd, 1985

    • E.

      May 24th, 1987

    Correct Answer
    A. May 20th, 1982
    Explanation
    The last episode of Barney Miller aired on May 20th, 1982.

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  • 5. 

    What is the name of the actor who plays Barney?

    • A.

      Ron Glass

    • B.

      Max Gail

    • C.

      Abe Vigoda

    • D.

      Phillip K. Fish

    • E.

      Hal Linden

    Correct Answer
    E. Hal Linden
    Explanation
    Hal Linden is the correct answer because he is the actor who plays Barney. Ron Glass, Max Gail, Abe Vigoda, and Phillip K. Fish are not associated with the character Barney.

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  • 6. 

    What is the show Barney Miller based on?

    • A.

      A small farming community

    • B.

      Cops who catch criminals

    • C.

      Cops and their families

    • D.

      Actors and their families

    • E.

      Criminals and their stories

    Correct Answer
    B. Cops who catch criminals
    Explanation
    The show Barney Miller is based on cops who catch criminals. This can be inferred from the question itself which asks about the basis of the show. The other options such as a small farming community, cops and their families, actors and their families, and criminals and their stories do not align with the premise of the show as it focuses on the daily lives and work of police officers in a New York City police station.

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  • 7. 

    What is the name of Barney's wife?

    • A.

      Lizzie

    • B.

      Lindsay

    • C.

      Ellie

    • D.

      Elizabeth

    • E.

      Joy

    Correct Answer
    D. Elizabeth
    Explanation
    Barney's wife is named Elizabeth.

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  • 8. 

    Each officer is from a different culture or country, there is a Jewish-American cop, African-American, Polish-American, Japanese-American and what one other culture/race?

    • A.

      Just American

    • B.

      Korean

    • C.

      Puerto Rican

    • D.

      Mexican

    • E.

      Chinese

    Correct Answer
    C. Puerto Rican
    Explanation
    The given question states that each officer is from a different culture or country, and provides a list of options including Jewish-American, African-American, Polish-American, Japanese-American, Puerto Rican, Korean, Mexican, and Chinese. The correct answer is Puerto Rican because it is the only option that represents a different culture or race from the ones mentioned in the question.

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  • 9. 

    Sgt. Nick Yemana (Jack Soo) passed away in 1979, so the cast did a special tribute in a memorial episode for him, in which they did what in remembrance of him?

    • A.

      They took photos and clips of him and compiled them together

    • B.

      They played their favorite episode of him

    • C.

      They sang a song for him

    • D.

      They raised their coffee cups

    • E.

      They held their lighters up

    Correct Answer
    D. They raised their coffee cups
    Explanation
    In a special tribute episode for Sgt. Nick Yemana (Jack Soo), who passed away in 1979, the cast of the show raised their coffee cups in remembrance of him. This gesture was a way to honor and remember their late colleague and friend.

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  • 10. 

    After season 2, which character left the show for absolutely no reason at all, without warning?

    • A.

      Officer Carl

    • B.

      Sgt. Chano

    • C.

      Sgt. Fish

    • D.

      Elizabeth

    • E.

      Detective Arthur

    Correct Answer
    B. Sgt. Chano
    Explanation
    Sgt. Chano is the correct answer because after season 2, the character left the show without any explanation or warning. This suggests that there was no specific reason for the character's departure, and it was unexpected for the viewers.

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