How Well Do You Know The TV Classic “Gunsmoke?”

"Gunsmoke" will live on forever as one of the greatest shows in the Western genre of all time. Do you think you know this show better than most? Let's find out!
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When did the television series "Gunsmoke" premiere?
1965
1963
1955
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True or false: The television series "Gunsmoke" was inspired by a radio series.
True
False
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Which actor played the "Gunsmoke" character Marshal Matt Dillon?
James Garner
Chuck Conners
James Arness
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What is the setting for the television series "Gunsmoke?"
Tombstone, Arizona
Death Valley, California
Dodge City, Kansas
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Which character was the owner of the saloon in the series "Gunsmoke?"
Kitty Russell
Chester Goode
Festus Hagan
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Which actress played the "Gunsmoke" character Kitty Russell in the television series?
Barbra Stanwyck
Amanda Blake
Linda Evans
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What time period is "Gunsmoke" set in?
1830s
1850s
1870s
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Which character is Marshal Dillon's first deputy?
Doc
Chester
Festus
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Which actor plays Chester Goode in the television series?
Dennis Weaver
Ken Curtis
Milburn Stone
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Which U.S. television network aired "Gunsmoke?
ABC
NBC
CBS
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Which actor played the "Gunsmoke" character Festus Haggen in the television series?
Gene Berry
Ken Curtis
Ray Teal
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What was the title of the theme song of the television series "Gunsmoke?"
The Old Trails
Happy Trails
Dusty Trails
Result
Okay, so Gunsmoke was never your thing. While some were watching Gunsmoke, you were more focused on comedy series and sitcoms. We can't fault you for that. Westerns aren't everyone's cup of tea!

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are Gunsmoke great! It's clear that this how has always held a special place in your heart. While many shows have come in gone in the time that has passed since this series originally ran, you've still retained an amazing amount of knowledge!

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a truly Gunsmoke grandiose! It's clear to us that this show means something special to you. Whether you watched it with a dear friend or found comfort in the dialogue, Gunsmoke will always be meaningful to you.

A+, Gunsmoke Grandiose

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1
When did the television series "Gunsmoke" premiere?
1965
1963
1955
2
True or false: The television series "Gunsmoke" was inspired by a radio series.
True
False
3
Which actor played the "Gunsmoke" character Marshal Matt Dillon?
James Garner
Chuck Conners
James Arness
4
What is the setting for the television series "Gunsmoke?"
Tombstone, Arizona
Death Valley, California
Dodge City, Kansas
5
Which character was the owner of the saloon in the series "Gunsmoke?"
Kitty Russell
Chester Goode
Festus Hagan
6
Which actress played the "Gunsmoke" character Kitty Russell in the television series?
Barbra Stanwyck
Amanda Blake
Linda Evans
7
What time period is "Gunsmoke" set in?
1830s
1850s
1870s
8
Which character is Marshal Dillon's first deputy?
Doc
Chester
Festus
9
Which actor plays Chester Goode in the television series?
Dennis Weaver
Ken Curtis
Milburn Stone
10
Which U.S. television network aired "Gunsmoke?
ABC
NBC
CBS
11
Which actor played the "Gunsmoke" character Festus Haggen in the television series?
Gene Berry
Ken Curtis
Ray Teal
12
What was the title of the theme song of the television series "Gunsmoke?"
The Old Trails
Happy Trails
Dusty Trails