The Ultimate 21st Century Doctor Who Quiz

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Are you a Whovian ready to test your knowledge of Doctor Who in the 21st century? Step into the quiz and embark on an adventure with "The Ultimate 21st Century Doctor Who Quiz"! From the revived series in 2005 to the latest seasons, immerse yourself in a time-traveling journey through space and time. Prepare to answer questions about regeneration, timey-wimey concepts, and the captivating adventures of the Doctor. Will you prove yourself as a true Time Lord or Time Lady? Get ready to be wibbly-wobbly and score high in this epic Doctor Who challenge!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the title of the first episode in the first series of Doctor Who?

    • A.

      Daisy

    • B.

      Petunia

    • C.

      Petal

    • D.

      Rose

    • E.

      Hyacinth

    Correct Answer
    D. Rose
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Rose" because it is the title of the first episode in the first series of Doctor Who.

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  • 2. 

    What is the name of the home planet of the Slitheen who take over a downing street in series 2?

    • A.

      Rectacoriamallopoturious

    • B.

      Petluacrankighuous

    • C.

      Tyrannosaurus

    • D.

      Malliothoraupatius

    • E.

      Raxacoricofallapatorius

    Correct Answer
    E. Raxacoricofallapatorius
    Explanation
    Raxacoricofallapatorius is the correct answer because it is the name of the home planet of the Slitheen who take over Downing Street in series 2. The other options are not mentioned or associated with the Slitheen or their home planet in any way.

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  • 3. 

    In the 21st-century revival of Doctor Who, which actor played the Ninth Doctor, making his debut in the episode "Rose"?

    • A.

      David Tennant 

    • B.

      Matt Smith 

    • C.

      Christopher Eccleston 

    • D.

      Peter Capaldi

    Correct Answer
    C. Christopher Eccleston 
    Explanation
    In the 21st-century revival of Doctor Who, Christopher Eccleston played the role of the Ninth Doctor. He was the first actor to portray the Doctor in the rebooted series, and he made his debut in the episode titled "Rose." Eccleston's portrayal of the Doctor introduced a new generation of viewers to the beloved character and marked the beginning of the modern era of the show. Options a), b), and d) are actors who played later incarnations of the Doctor in the series.

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  • 4. 

    What job did Donna Noble's grandad have?

    • A.

      Astronomer

    • B.

      Astrologer

    • C.

      Newspaper seller

    • D.

      Alien conspiracy theorist

    • E.

      Time traveler

    Correct Answer
    C. Newspaper seller
    Explanation
    Donna Noble's grandad had a job as a newspaper seller.

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  • 5. 

    What does TARDIS stand for?

    • A.

      Tea and rich demerera iced scones

    • B.

      Time and relative dimensions in space

    • C.

      Traveling and reaching destinations in style

    • D.

      Tyrannical and richly disturbing ice ship

    • E.

      Trust and righteousness, depression in stars

    Correct Answer
    B. Time and relative dimensions in space
    Explanation
    TARDIS stands for "time and relative dimensions in space." This acronym is commonly associated with the time machine and spacecraft used by the Doctor in the television series Doctor Who. The TARDIS is able to travel through time and space, and its interior is much larger than its exterior, making it an iconic symbol of the show.

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  • 6. 

    Captain Jack Harkness, Doctor's former traveling companion and now leader of Torchwood, cannot what?

    • A.

      Have kids

    • B.

      Grow

    • C.

      Write

    • D.

      Die

    • E.

      Make tea

    Correct Answer
    D. Die
    Explanation
    Captain Jack Harkness, Doctor's former traveling companion and now leader of Torchwood, cannot die.

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  • 7. 

    Madame de Pompadour, portrayed in series 2, was the mistress of which important person of the time?

    • A.

      The Doctor

    • B.

      Rose Tyler

    • C.

      Captain Jack

    • D.

      The Court Jester

    • E.

      The King of France

    Correct Answer
    E. The King of France
    Explanation
    Madame de Pompadour was the mistress of the King of France during the time period portrayed in series 2.

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  • 8. 

    What is broken in the TARDIS that prevents it from blending into any and every place?

    • A.

      The chameleon circuit

    • B.

      The door

    • C.

      The circumstance interface device

    • D.

      The curtain

    • E.

      The DIY program

    Correct Answer
    A. The chameleon circuit
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the chameleon circuit. The chameleon circuit is broken in the TARDIS, which prevents it from blending into any and every place. The chameleon circuit is responsible for disguising the TARDIS to match its surroundings, allowing it to blend in seamlessly. However, since it is broken, the TARDIS remains stuck in the form of a 1960s British police box, regardless of its location.

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  • 9. 

    A member of which specifies that the Doctor has faced at least twice previously teamed up with a Sontaran to overtake the world in the Sarah Jane Adventures.

    • A.

      Cybermen

    • B.

      Dalek

    • C.

      Slitheen

    • D.

      Vashta Nerada

    • E.

      Judoon

    Correct Answer
    C. Slitheen
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Slitheen. In the Sarah Jane Adventures, it is specified that the Doctor has faced the Slitheen at least twice before and teamed up with a Sontaran to stop them from taking over the world. This suggests that the Doctor has had previous encounters with the Slitheen and has formed an alliance with a Sontaran to defeat them.

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  • 10. 

    The Shadow Proclomation are intergalactic_______

    • A.

      Police

    • B.

      Pirates

    • C.

      Parrot breeders

    • D.

      Priests

    • E.

      Plague carriers

    Correct Answer
    A. Police
    Explanation
    The correct answer is police. The Shadow Proclamation refers to a group that acts as intergalactic law enforcement, maintaining order and enforcing laws across different galaxies. They are responsible for upholding peace and justice, similar to the role of police in our society.

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  • 11. 

    The Rift in Space and Time that the Doctor uses to refuel his TARDIS is located in which British town?

    • A.

      Leeds

    • B.

      Birmingham

    • C.

      Wolverhampton

    • D.

      Cardiff

    • E.

      Devon

    Correct Answer
    D. Cardiff
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Cardiff because the question is asking for the location of the Rift in Space and Time that the Doctor uses to refuel his TARDIS. In the television show Doctor Who, the Rift is located in Cardiff, Wales.

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