'The Andy Griffith Show' Quiz
by Staff
"The Andy Griffith Show" was one of the most popular TV shows of the 1960s. How well do you know the idyllic town of Mayberry and its inhabitants? Take this quiz to find out.

Which actor played the character Opie Taylor?

  • Ron Howard
  • Jerry Mathers
  • Bill Mumy

What is the name of the town drunk in "The Andy Griffith Show"?

  • Otis
  • Asa
  • Orville

Which character does Barney Fife date?

  • Thelma Lou
  • Helen
  • Clara

True or false: Helen Crump is the telephone operator in the show.

  • true
  • false

What is Helen Crump's profession?

  • teacher
  • hairdresser
  • dime-store clerk

What is the title of the theme song of "The Andy Griffith Show"?

  • "Gotta Travel On"
  • "Foggy Mountain Top"
  • "The Fishing Hole"

Which character on "The Andy Griffith Show" inspired a spinoff series in 1964?

  • Goober
  • Gomer
  • Warren

In "The Andy Griffith Show," which state is the town of Mayberry in?

  • South Carolina
  • Virginia
  • North Carolina

What is Andy's last name in the series?

  • Griffith
  • Taylor
  • Sawyer

True or false: Barney Fife kept a single bullet in his back pants pocket.

  • true
  • false

Which character did Opie ask for permission to run away?

  • Aunt Bee
  • Barney
  • Andy

When did "The Andy Griffith Show" premiere?

  • 1960
  • 1962
  • 1964

Which character did the actress Frances Bavier play in "The Andy Griffith Show"?

  • Thelma Lou
  • Aunt Bee
  • Helen Crump

Which character from "The Andy Griffith Show" threw rocks and broke windows?

  • Ernest T.
  • Otis
  • Opie

Which actor played the role of Ernest T. Bass?

  • Howard McEnery
  • Jack Dodson
  • Howard Morris

Which television network aired the series?

  • ABC
  • CBS
  • NBC

Who is the actor that plays Otis Campbell?

  • Jack Dodson
  • Hal Smith
  • Howard McNear

Which television series was "The Andy Griffith Show" a spinoff of?

  • "Father Knows Best"
  • "My Three Sons"
  • "Make Room for Daddy"

Which actress portrayed the character Thelma Lou?

  • Hope Summers
  • Betty Lynn
  • Aneta Corsaut

Which writer and producer was one of the creators of "The Andy Griffith Show"?

  • Sherwood Schwartz
  • Carl Reiner
  • Sheldon Leonard

Which actress played the character Helen Crump?

  • Hope Summers
  • Mary Lansing
  • Aneta Corsaut

What make and model is the squad car used in "The Andy Griffith Show"?

  • Plymouth Belvedere
  • Ford Galaxie
  • Chevrolet Impala

Which character is the town barber?

  • Floyd
  • Howard
  • Emmett

When did "The Andy Griffith Show" begin broadcasting in color?

  • season six
  • season five
  • season four

When did the reunion television movie "Return to Mayberry" air?

  • 1982
  • 1984
  • 1986

In how many seasons did Don Knotts appear as a regular on "The Andy Griffith Show"?

  • five
  • six
  • seven

What is Sheriff Andy Taylor's middle name?

  • Jefferson
  • James
  • Jackson

What was the name of the sequel spinoff of "The Andy Griffith Show"?

  • "Green Acres"
  • "Mayberry R.F.D."
  • "Petticoat Junction"

True or false: "The Andy Griffith Show" was on the air for eight seasons.

  • true
  • false

What year did "The Andy Griffith Show" go off the air?

  • 1966
  • 1967
  • 1968