How Well Do You Know The TV Show "Charles In Charge"?

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How Well Do You Know The TV Show "Charles In Charge"? - Quiz

Did you used to watch "Charles in Charge" everyday after school? Do you remember the actors and the characters names? Take this quiz and find out how much you really know about the TV sitcom "Charles in Charge"!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Charles in Charge was an American sitcom debuting in the 80's and 90's, and basically Charles was a sitter for three children. What were their names?

    • A.

      Lila, Douglas, Jason

    • B.

      Jamie, Sarah, Adam

    • C.

      Both - the first three were on the first season, and the last three were the children from the other seasons

    • D.

      Lindsey, Adam, Jamie

    • E.

      Douglas, Jason, Sarah

    Correct Answer
    C. Both - the first three were on the first season, and the last three were the children from the other seasons
  • 2. 

    Who was the famous, cute, dark haired actor that played Charles?

    • A.

      Vince Vaughn

    • B.

      Scott Baio

    • C.

      Jason Pressley

    • D.

      Freddie Prince Jr.

    • E.

      Ryan Gosling

    Correct Answer
    B. Scott Baio
    Explanation
    Scott Baio is the correct answer because he is a famous actor known for his dark hair and cute appearance. He is well-known for his role as Charles in the popular TV show "Charles in Charge." Vince Vaughn, Jason Pressley, Freddie Prince Jr., and Ryan Gosling are not known for playing the character of Charles.

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  • 3. 

    On the first season, the family was the Pembroke family. What was the last name of the second family Charles was in charge of in the rest of the seasons?

    • A.

      Powell family

    • B.

      Powers family

    • C.

      Peterson family

    • D.

      Pout family

    • E.

      Pully family

    Correct Answer
    A. Powell family
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Powell family. This is because the question is asking for the last name of the second family that Charles was in charge of in the rest of the seasons after the first season. Since the options provided, Powell family is the only last name mentioned, it is the correct answer.

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  • 4. 

    What year did the second season begin?

    • A.

      1985

    • B.

      1990

    • C.

      1988

    • D.

      1984

    • E.

      1987

    Correct Answer
    E. 1987
    Explanation
    The second season began in 1987.

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  • 5. 

    David Kurts, Michael Jacobs and who else constructed the theme song to this show?Hint: He is also the executive producer. 

    • A.

      Mitchell Banks

    • B.

      R.L. Stine

    • C.

      Warner Bros

    • D.

      Al Burton

    • E.

      Tim Burton

    Correct Answer
    D. Al Burton
    Explanation
    Al Burton is the correct answer because he is mentioned as one of the individuals who constructed the theme song to the show. Additionally, the hint states that he is also the executive producer, further confirming his involvement in the creation of the theme song.

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  • 6. 

    Why was Charles working as a babysitter to begin with?

    • A.

      He liked the daughter and wanted to get close to her

    • B.

      To save up and buy a car/house

    • C.

      In exchange for room and board

    • D.

      Just for money

    • E.

      He needed a job to make his parents get off his back

    Correct Answer
    C. In exchange for room and board
    Explanation
    Charles was working as a babysitter in exchange for room and board. This suggests that he didn't have a place to stay or couldn't afford one, so he agreed to work as a babysitter in order to have a place to live and meals provided.

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  • 7. 

    How many episodes were aired in total?

    • A.

      100

    • B.

      126

    • C.

      333

    • D.

      1000

    • E.

      400

    Correct Answer
    B. 126
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 126. This means that a total of 126 episodes were aired.

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  • 8. 

    Which station did "Charles in Charge" appear on?

    • A.

      CBS

    • B.

      PBS

    • C.

      FOX

    • D.

      NBC

    • E.

      WCB

    Correct Answer
    A. CBS
    Explanation
    "Charles in Charge" appeared on CBS.

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  • 9. 

    Why was the first season canceled in 1985?

    • A.

      The producers had a huge falling out but reconciled years later

    • B.

      Didn't have enough actors/actresses

    • C.

      The producers just up and left

    • D.

      The main characters quit and they had to find all new cast

    • E.

      Due to the struggle in ratings

    Correct Answer
    E. Due to the struggle in ratings
    Explanation
    The first season of the show was canceled in 1985 due to the struggle in ratings. This means that the show did not perform well in terms of viewership and popularity, leading to its cancellation.

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  • 10. 

    What state does this show take place in?

    • A.

      Michigan

    • B.

      Maine

    • C.

      Rhode Island

    • D.

      New Jersey

    • E.

      New York

    Correct Answer
    D. New Jersey
    Explanation
    The correct answer is New Jersey because it is one of the options provided and it is the state where the show takes place.

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