The 'How I Met Your Mother' Quiz
How well do you know Barney, Lily, Marshall, Ted and Robin? If you think you could be part of the "How I Met Your Mother" gang, this quiz should be a breeze.
What college did Ted, Lily and Marshall all attend?
- New York University
- Wesleyan University
- Kenyon College
True or false: MacLaren's Pub is the name of the bar where the five friends always hung out.
What year is it supposed to be when Ted is telling his two kids about how he met their mom?
True or false: All of Lyndsy Fonseca and David Henrie's scenes as Ted's future children were filmed during season one.
How many women did Ted date that were NOT "the mother?"
Robin Scherbatsky was a famous Canadian teen pop star in the 1990s. What was the name of her character on the Canadian kids' show?
- Robin Glitter
- Robin Sparkles
- Jessica Glitter
What was the name of the Canadian kids' show Robin Sparkles starred on?
- "Space Teens"
- "Teen Glow"
- "Speak Up Kids!"
Neil Patrick Harris played the role of Barney Stinson. What other actor auditioned for the role of Barney?
- Justin Long
- Jim Parsons
- Sean Hayes
What is the name of Ted and Barney's legendary bar?
Where does Robin move at the beginning of season four?
After dating Marshall for nine years and being engaged for a year, Lily breaks up with him and moves where?
True or false: Barney went to San Francisco to convince Lily to get back together with Marshall.
True or false: The "naked man maneuver" works three out of five times.
Who did Barney think was his father?
- Bob Barker
- Regis Philbin
- He never knew.
What is one of Marshall's nicknames?
- Big Fudge
- The Marsh
Viewers never know until the final season why Marshall got the name Big Fudge. What is the story behind the name?
- He won a chocolate pie-eating contest as a kid.
- He ate an 8-pound (4-kilogram) block of fudge in 12 minutes after getting accepted to Columbia University.
- He had a secret fascination with the book "Superfudge" by Judy Blume.
How many kids did Lily and Marshall end up having?
True or false: Ted ended up meeting "the mother" at Barney's wedding.
Who did Barney end up marrying?
Which character had a stripper doppelganger?
Barney dressed up in disguise several times to trick the gang into thinking they spotted his doppelganger. Which one was the actual Barney doppelganger?
- Dr. John Stangel
- a cab driver
- Kristoff the Estonian street performer
Why do Robin and Barney divorce?
- They can't have children.
- Robin travels too much for her job.
- Barney cheated.
True or false: The Bro Code is a set of rules (i.e., male etiquette) established by Barney.
What are the names of Ted's children?
- Luke and Penny
- Tracy and Will
- Iain and Sarah
What did Ted want to name his kids?
- Luke and Leia
- Lily and Marshall
- Tracy and Robin
In "Last Forever: Part Two," Ted finally finishes telling the kids the story of how he met their mother. What else does his daughter Penny figure out?
- He loves Robin.
- Their mom was Lily's sister.
- Ted wanted to divorce their mom.
True or false: Tracy Mosby died from an unknown disease in the series finale.
True or false: The scene with Tracy's funeral was cut from the series finale.
How many seasons did "How I Met Your Mother" air on television?
How many awards was "How I Met Your Mother" nominated for during its time on air?