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The 'Battlestar Galactica' Quiz
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Are you a fan of the "Battlestar Galactica" franchise? Test your knowledge of this classic science fiction show with this quiz.

Who was the creator of the original series "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • Aaron Spelling
  • Stephen J. Cannell
  • Glen A. Larson

Which character is the commander of the colonial fleet in the series "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • Adm. Adams
  • Cmdr. Adama
  • Capt. Apollo

True or false: The series "Battlestar Galactica" was first released in 1978.

  • true
  • false

Which planet is home to the colonial government?

  • Caprica
  • Aries
  • Gemini

What were the colonial fighters called in "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • Vectors
  • Valkyrie
  • Vipers

Who are the enemies of the colonial humans?

  • Cylons
  • Centurions
  • Cyborgs

How many colonies of humans do the Cylons attack in the series "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • 11
  • 12
  • 13

Which "Battlestar Galactica" character is Cmdr. Adama's son?

  • Apollo
  • Starbuck
  • Boomer

Which actor played Apollo in the original series "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • Dirk Benedict
  • John Colicos
  • Richard Hatch

Which character is Apollo's sister?

  • Sheba
  • Athena
  • Serina

Which network aired the original series "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • ABC
  • CBS
  • NBC

Which teen idol played the role of Zak Adama in "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • Shaun Cassidy
  • Rick Springfield
  • Leif Garrett

Which "Battlestar Galactica" character betrayed the humans to the Cylons?

  • Boxey
  • Col. Tigh
  • Count Baltar

Who portrayed Count Baltar in the original series "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • John Colicos
  • George Murdock
  • Tony Swartz

Which character did Dirk Benedict play in the original series?

  • Boomer
  • Starbuck
  • Boxey

In the original series, how many battlestar ships survived the first Cylon attack?

  • none
  • one
  • two

True or false: The Galactica and the Atlantis are the two battlestars that survived the first Cylon attack.

  • true
  • false

How many episodes of the original series "Battlestar Galactica" were produced?

  • 21
  • 18
  • 15

Which character is Apollo married to in the series "Battlestar Galactica"?

  • Lt. Sheba
  • Cassiopeia
  • Serina

Which "Battlestar Galactica" character was NOT a love interest of Starbuck?

  • Cassiopeia
  • Lt. Sheba
  • Lt. Athena

Which character is second in command in the series?

  • Col. Tigh
  • Lt. Athena
  • Capt. Apollo

True or false: "Battlestar Galactica" was canceled after only one season.

  • true
  • false

What was the title of the "Battlestar Galactica" sequel series?

  • "Battlestar 1981"
  • "Galactica 1980"
  • "Galactica: Earth"

How many cast members from the original series had regular roles in "Galactica 1980"?

  • two
  • four
  • six

How many episodes of "Galactica 1980" aired?

  • 20
  • 15
  • 10

Which "Battlestar Galactica" actor guest starred in the final "Galactica 1980" episode?

  • Dirk Benedict
  • Richard Hatch
  • Terry Carter

When was the reimagined series "Battlestar Galactica" released in the U.S.?

  • 2003
  • 2004
  • 2005

Which network aired the new series?

  • USA Network
  • Syfy
  • TNT

True or false: Richard Hatch was the only actor to appear in both the original and reimagined series.

  • true
  • false

When did the last episode of the revised series "Battlestar Galactica" air?

  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009