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The 'Doctor Who' Quiz
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"Doctor Who" has been exciting sci-fi fans for more than half a century, with a recent reboot drawing in a whole new generation of fans. Take our quiz to see how much you know about the Doctor and his journeys!

What year did "Doctor Who" premiere on the BBC?

  • 1953
  • 1963
  • 1973

What year was "Doctor Who: The Movie" released?

  • 1992
  • 1994
  • 1996

Who played the Seventh Doctor in the series?

  • Sylvester McCoy
  • Paul McGann
  • Christopher Eccleston

What is a TARDIS?

  • boat
  • car
  • time machine

What does TARDIS look like from the outside?

  • phone booth
  • car
  • cardboard box

What is the name of the Doctor's home planet?

  • Earth
  • Gallifrey
  • Tatooine

What is the Doctor's most important tool?

  • hammer
  • screwdriver
  • pliers

Which Doctor enemy calls the planet Skaro home?

  • Silurians
  • Cybermen
  • Daleks

Which Doctor villain was actually a childhood friend of the Doctor?

  • Davros
  • The Silence
  • The Master

Which "Doctor Who" villains hail from Mondas?

  • Cybermen
  • Silurians
  • Daleks

Which Doctor starred in the episode "Blink," which fans voted the best "Doctor Who" story of all time in a 50th anniversary poll?

  • Ninth Doctor
  • 10th Doctor
  • 11th Doctor

Which Doctor squared off with Adolf Hitler?

  • First Doctor
  • Seventh Doctor
  • 11th Doctor

What legendary Wild West hero did the first Doctor encounter in the episode "The Gunfighters"?

  • Wild Bill Hickok
  • Annie Oakley
  • Wyatt Earp

Which actor played the very first Doctor?

  • Matt Smith
  • William Hartnell
  • Christopher Eccleston

True or false: The Doctor is able to regenerate himself when he dies.

  • true
  • false

Which writer was the focus of the episode "The Unicorn and the Wasp"?

  • William Shakespeare
  • Agatha Christie
  • Robert Frost

What painting is the focus of the episode "City of Death"?

  • "Mona Lisa"
  • "The Last Supper"
  • "The Starry Night"

Which reptilian villains escaped Earth in an ark?

  • Draconians
  • Sumerians
  • Silurians

Who is the leader of the Daleks?

  • Davros
  • Stavros
  • Stamos

Which Doctor comes face to face with the evil Kandyman?

  • Sixth Doctor
  • Seventh Doctor
  • Eighth Doctor

What is the Daleks' favorite word?

  • Extrapolate!
  • Kill!
  • Exterminate!

Which Doctor starred in the 2005 reboot of the series?

  • Ninth Doctor
  • 10th Doctor
  • 11th Doctor

What is the name of the young girl in "An Unearthly Child"?

  • Susan
  • Becky
  • Nancy

What villains star in the episode "Blink"?

  • Daleks
  • Cybermen
  • Weeping Angels

What is The Silence?

  • a religious order
  • an alien race
  • a pact the Doctor makes with the Daleks

Which Doctor sacrifices himself to save his friend Peri?

  • Fourth Doctor
  • Fifth Doctor
  • Sixth Doctor

What year did the time-traveling Doctor finally meet one of his predecessors?

  • 1968
  • 1972
  • 1981

Which Doctor has a run-in with President Nixon?

  • Third Doctor
  • Seventh Doctor
  • 11th Doctor

Who did fans vote as their favorite Doctor companion in a 50th anniversary "Doctor Who" poll?

  • Ace
  • Sarah Jane Smith
  • Carol

What was the nickname for companion Dorothy Gale McShane?

  • Ace
  • Davros
  • Sky