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Test Your TV Dad Knowledge - Quiz

Are you a TV trivia buff? Here's a fun quiz about TV dads.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of these TV dads was a doctor?

    • A.

      Al Bundy

    • B.

      Alan Harper

    • C.

      Heathcliff Huxtable

    • D.

      Ken Titus

    • E.

      Fred Sanford

    Correct Answer
    C. Heathcliff Huxtable
    Explanation
    Heathcliff Huxtable was a doctor because he was portrayed as a successful obstetrician/gynecologist in the popular TV show "The Cosby Show." He was often seen wearing his white lab coat and discussing medical matters with his patients. As a doctor, he was portrayed as caring, knowledgeable, and dedicated to his profession. This made him a beloved character and a positive role model for many viewers.

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  • 2. 

    Which of these TV dads was NOT a widower?

    • A.

      Fred Sanford

    • B.

      Al Bundy

    • C.

      Phillip Drummond

    • D.

      Chaz Finster

    • E.

      Maxwell Sheffield

    Correct Answer
    B. Al Bundy
    Explanation
    Al Bundy was not a widower because his wife, Peggy Bundy, was alive throughout the entire series of "Married... with Children." In contrast, Fred Sanford from "Sanford and Son," Phillip Drummond from "Diff'rent Strokes," Chaz Finster from "Rugrats," and Maxwell Sheffield from "The Nanny" were all widowers.

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  • 3. 

    Which of the following is NOT a cartoon dad?

    • A.

      Homer Simpson

    • B.

      Fred Flintstone

    • C.

      Peter Griffin

    • D.

      Captain Caveman

    • E.

      Herman Munster

    Correct Answer
    E. Herman Munster
    Explanation
    Herman Munster is not a cartoon dad because he is a character from the television show "The Munsters," which is a live-action sitcom, not a cartoon. The other options, Homer Simpson, Fred Flintstone, Peter Griffin, and Captain Caveman, are all cartoon characters who are fathers in their respective shows.

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  • 4. 

    Who was the dad from 7th Heaven?

    • A.

      Eric Camden

    • B.

      Jim Anderson

    • C.

      Steve Douglas

    • D.

      Eric Taylor

    • E.

      Nick Russo

    Correct Answer
    A. Eric Camden
    Explanation
    Eric Camden is the correct answer because he is the main character and father figure in the TV show "7th Heaven." Played by actor Stephen Collins, Eric Camden is a Protestant minister and the father of seven children. He is known for his strong moral values and his role as the patriarch of the Camden family.

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  • 5. 

    Which of these dads worked as an architect?

    • A.

      Archie Bunker

    • B.

      Hank Hill

    • C.

      Fred Flintstone

    • D.

      Mike Brady

    • E.

      Andy Taylor

    Correct Answer
    D. Mike Brady
    Explanation
    Mike Brady is the correct answer because he is the only dad listed who worked as an architect. In the television show "The Brady Bunch," Mike Brady is portrayed as an architect who designs houses. Archie Bunker, Hank Hill, Fred Flintstone, and Andy Taylor have different professions and are not architects.

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  • 6. 

    Who was the "dad" from My Two Dads?

    • A.

      Danny Tanner

    • B.

      Jason Seaver

    • C.

      Dan Conner

    • D.

      Tony Micelli

    • E.

      Michael Taylor

    Correct Answer
    E. Michael Taylor
    Explanation
    Michael Taylor is the correct answer because he was one of the two possible fathers in the TV show "My Two Dads." The show revolves around two men, Michael Taylor and Joey Harris, who are both potential fathers to a young girl named Nicole. Michael Taylor is portrayed by actor Paul Reiser.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these TV dads did NOT work in law enforcement?

    • A.

      Andy Taylor

    • B.

      Mitch Buchannon

    • C.

      Sebastian Stark

    • D.

      Andy Sipowitz

    • E.

      Flash Gordon

    Correct Answer
    B. Mitch Buchannon
    Explanation
    Mitch Buchannon did not work in law enforcement. Andy Taylor was the sheriff in "The Andy Griffith Show," Sebastian Stark was a prosecutor in "Shark," and Andy Sipowitz was a detective in "NYPD Blue." Flash Gordon is a science fiction character and not a TV dad.

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  • 8. 

    Which of these dads was a football Coach?

    • A.

      Hayden Fox

    • B.

      Merrill Stubing

    • C.

      Alan Harper

    • D.

      Red Foreman

    • E.

      Henry Warnimont

    Correct Answer
    A. Hayden Fox
    Explanation
    Hayden Fox was a football coach because he was the main character in the sitcom "Coach" which aired from 1989 to 1997. The show revolved around Hayden Fox, who was the head coach of a college football team. He was known for his dedication to the sport and his humorous interactions with his assistant coaches and players.

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