Do You Remember The Past 50 Years Of TV?

If you fancy yourself a TV aficinado this is the quiz for you. It's time to see if you can remember some of TV's most notable moments over the past 50 years. Up for the challenge? Let's go!
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Ken Jennings won over 2.5 million dollars in 2004 on which popular show?
Wheel of Fortune
Jeopardy
The Price is Right
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What was the family name of the main characters in the Cosby Show?
The Connor Family
The Huxtable Family
The Tanner Family
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What popular children's show debuted on PBS in 1969?
Mister Rogers Neighborhood
Sesame Street
Teletubbies
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The popular show American Bandstand started in 1952 and was hosted by whom?
Dick Clark
Dean Martin
Dick Van Dyke
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Which popular 1990s TV series that featured characters named Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Joey, Chandler, and Ross?
Everybody Loves Raymond
Friends
The King of Queens
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Which US Soap Opera first aired on CBS in 1956?
As the World Turns
Days of Our Lives
The Young and the Restless
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Which cartoon television show based on the Griffin family became popular in the early 2000s?
Bob's Burgers
Family Guy
American Dad
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Which 1960s show featured a talking horse owned by Wilbur Post?
Mr. ED
The Beverly Hillbillies
Green Acres
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Which actor starred as Michael Knight in the television series "Knight Rider" that ran from 1982-1986?
Michael J. Fox
Michael Keaton
David Hasselhoff
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Who was the actress who played Samantha in the 1960s show "Bewitched"?
Elizabeth Montgomery
Mary Tyler Moore
Penny Marshall
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Which weekly television series on NBC was the first to air completely in color in 1959?
Bewitched
Green Acres
Bonzanza
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Which popular science fiction franchise aired its first episode in 1966?
Deep Space Nine
Star Trek
The X-Files
Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you're a bit slow when it comes to television of the past 50 years. While you obviously enjoy TV, you don't seem to remember much past the year you're in.

C+, TV Slow

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Based on the results of this quiz, you're a TV whiz! When it comes to the television of the past 50 years, you know your stuff! From the early days to modern television, you're truly keen on TV.

B+, TV History Whiz

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a TV history hero! When it comes to television of the past 50 years, you truly know your stuff. There's nothing that you don't know about sitcoms, dramas, and even variety shows. Well done!

A+, TV History Hero

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1
Ken Jennings won over 2.5 million dollars in 2004 on which popular show?
Wheel of Fortune
Jeopardy
The Price is Right
2
What was the family name of the main characters in the Cosby Show?
The Connor Family
The Huxtable Family
The Tanner Family
3
What popular children's show debuted on PBS in 1969?
Mister Rogers Neighborhood
Sesame Street
Teletubbies
4
The popular show American Bandstand started in 1952 and was hosted by whom?
Dick Clark
Dean Martin
Dick Van Dyke
5
Which popular 1990s TV series that featured characters named Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Joey, Chandler, and Ross?
Everybody Loves Raymond
Friends
The King of Queens
6
Which US Soap Opera first aired on CBS in 1956?
As the World Turns
Days of Our Lives
The Young and the Restless
7
Which cartoon television show based on the Griffin family became popular in the early 2000s?
Bob's Burgers
Family Guy
American Dad
8
Which 1960s show featured a talking horse owned by Wilbur Post?
Mr. ED
The Beverly Hillbillies
Green Acres
9
Which actor starred as Michael Knight in the television series "Knight Rider" that ran from 1982-1986?
Michael J. Fox
Michael Keaton
David Hasselhoff
10
Who was the actress who played Samantha in the 1960s show "Bewitched"?
Elizabeth Montgomery
Mary Tyler Moore
Penny Marshall
11
Which weekly television series on NBC was the first to air completely in color in 1959?
Bewitched
Green Acres
Bonzanza
12
Which popular science fiction franchise aired its first episode in 1966?
Deep Space Nine
Star Trek
The X-Files