The 'Designing Women' Quiz
by Staff
"Designing Women" was the "Sex in the City" for style-savvy TV viewers in the late '80s and early '90s. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of the Sugarbaker sisters and their closest friends and colleagues.

What city serves as the backdrop for the show?

  • New York
  • Los Angeles
  • Atlanta

What year did "Designing Women "premiere?

  • 1976
  • 1981
  • 1986

How many seasons did the show run?

  • seven
  • eight
  • nine

Which woman on the show has a maid named Consuela?

  • Julia
  • Mary Jo
  • Suzanne

Which character is known as "The Terminator?"

  • Suzanne
  • Julia
  • Charlene

What is the name of Julia's long-term love interest?

  • Ryan
  • Reese
  • Randolph

What is the name o f Julia's son?

  • Liam
  • Payne
  • Dane

Which woman on the show is a former beauty queen?

  • Mary Jo
  • Charlene
  • Suzanne

How many husbands does Suzanne have over the course of the show?

  • one
  • two
  • three

What is the name of Suzanne's pet pig?

  • Noel
  • Nathan
  • Nick

Who played the role of Suzanne?

  • Dixie Carter
  • Delta Burke
  • Annie Potts

What is the name of the office manager at the Sugarbaker design firm?

  • Carla
  • Candy
  • Charlene

What is the name of Charlene's daughter?

  • Anna
  • Emily
  • Olivia

What is the name of Mary Jo's cheating ex?

  • Tom
  • Ted
  • John

What is Anthony's job when he first appears on the show?

  • accountant
  • sales
  • delivery man

What is the name of Julia and Suzanne's mother?

  • Pansy
  • Perky
  • Penny

Who plays the role of Bernice?

  • Alice Ghostley
  • Ann B. Davis
  • Betty White

Who takes over the firm when Suzanne heads off to Japan?

  • Andrea
  • Amanda
  • Allison

Who played the role of Julia Sugarbaker?

  • Dixie Carter
  • Annie Potts
  • Teri Hatcher

Who starred as Mary Jo Shively on the show?

  • Annie Lennox
  • Annie Potts
  • Ann Cusack

How many Emmy awards did the show win?

  • zero
  • one
  • two

Who gets her head stuck in a banister at the governor's mansion?

  • Julia
  • Suzanne
  • Charlene

Who dresses as Consuela to take a citizenship test?

  • Anthony
  • Julia
  • Suzanne

What is the name of the girl Julia takes care of after Reese dies?

  • Rebecca
  • Rachel
  • Randa

Who replaces Charlene when she leaves Sugarbaker's?

  • Carlene
  • Caroline
  • Candace

Which character attempts to have a child via artificial insemination?

  • Suzanne
  • Mary Jo
  • Julia

Who invests in the firm after Allison pulls her money out?

  • Barbara
  • B.J.
  • Brenda

Which character gets married during a trip to Las Vegas?

  • Suzanne
  • Julia
  • Anthony

What movie is parodied during the final episode of the series?

  • "It’s a Wonderful Life"
  • "Gone With the Wind"
  • "Citizen Kane"

Which character starred in the spinoff "Women of the House"?

  • Suzanne
  • Julia
  • Charlene