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The 'Battlestar Galactica' Twelve Colonies Quiz
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Before the apocalypse, these worlds were home to billions of humans. How much do you know about "Battlestar Galactica's" Twelve Colonies?

In the 2004 TV series, how many stars are there in the system where the colonies reside?

  • four
  • six
  • eight

Which colony often gets credit for creating a resurgence in humankind's technologies?

  • Sagitara
  • Aeries
  • Caprica

In the older series, how many stars are in the system in which the colonies reside?

  • two
  • three
  • four

In the reimagined series, why did humans create the Cylons?

  • for labor
  • to help with computer tasks
  • to take care of children

What is the capital of Caprica?

  • Picon
  • Queenstown
  • Proteus

In the 2004 series, which colony is known for its high levels of religious devotion?

  • Gemenon
  • Aerilon
  • Canceron

About how many people were killed in the fall of the Twelve Colonies?

  • 50 million
  • 50 billion
  • 500 billion

In the 2004 series, on which colony was terrorism rampant?

  • Aerilon
  • Gemenon
  • Sagittaron

For how long were the Twelve Colonies united under a central government before the Second Cylon War?

  • 500 years
  • 150 years
  • 50 years

About how many survivors were there after the fall of the colonies?

  • about 5,000
  • about 50,000
  • about 100,000

What color does NOT appear on the Colonial seal?

  • green
  • gold
  • blue

In the 2004 show, which colony is oppressed and abused?

  • Gemenon
  • Sagittaron
  • Tauron

In the 2004 series, which colony's planet is the largest?

  • Leonis
  • Caprica
  • Libran

The Otori Sect hails from which colony?

  • Sagitara
  • Gemoni
  • Taura

What is the name of the lost Thirteenth Colony?

  • Earth
  • Mars
  • Pluto

In the 2004 show, which colony is known as the "food basket" of the Colonies?

  • Leonis
  • Aerilon
  • Aquaria

Robber comes from which colony?

  • Caprica
  • Virgon
  • Aeries

Hades is the capital of which colony?

  • Canceron
  • Gemenon
  • Scorpia

In the 2004 series, "The Playground of the Colonies" refers to which colony?

  • Scorpia
  • Tauron
  • Virgon

What are "cubits?"

  • currency in the Colonies
  • a banking system in the Colonies
  • colonial weapons

What is the nickname for Picon's pyramid team?

  • Pikus
  • Pirhanas
  • Panthers

What is the capital of Gemenon?

  • Tawa
  • Oranu
  • Gaoth

Which colony has a reputation for maintaining the best defenses?

  • Sagitara
  • Scorpia
  • Piscera

What is the Quorum of Twelve?

  • a governing entity for the colonies
  • a historical account of the colonies
  • a armed alliance

In the 2004 series, which colony is known as "The Largest Democracy?"

  • Aquaria
  • Caprica
  • Canceron

In the 2004 show, Ares is the patron god of which colony?

  • Tauron
  • Libran
  • Virgon

Who are the "blackshirts?"

  • a security force for the Quorum of the Twelve
  • a secret espionage team
  • a group of Cylons pretending to be humans

If you're on this reddish, dry planet, you're likely on which colony?

  • Aquarion
  • Tauron
  • Canceron

In the 2004 series, which colony has the largest population?

  • Caprica
  • Virgon
  • Canceron

On which colony was the city named Bloustad?

  • Virgon
  • Aerilon
  • Libran