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The 'Knots Landing' Quiz
by Staff
"Knots Landing" packed plenty of drama into its decade-plus run, with more marriages, murders and scandals than you'd expect to find on a quiet Los Angeles cul-de-sac. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of the show's most memorable moments.

"Knots Landing" is a spinoff of this classic series.

  • "Bonanza"
  • "Dallas"
  • "The Love Boat"

What year did "Knots Landing" premiere?

  • 1975
  • 1977
  • 1979

How many seasons did the show run?

  • seven
  • 10
  • 14

Where did the stars of "Knots Landing" live?

  • Seafoam Drive
  • Breaker Way
  • Seaview Circle

Which character is featured in the most episodes?

  • Karen
  • Gary
  • Abby

Who was NOT among the original four couples when the show premiered?

  • Gary and Val
  • Jill and Ted
  • Ginger and Kenny

How does Sid Fairgate die?

  • cancer
  • drove off a cliff
  • drug overdose

Who does Karen marry after Sid's death?

  • Gary
  • Joshua
  • Mack

Who played Gary Ewing on the show?

  • Don Murray
  • Patrick Duffy
  • Ted Shackelford

Who breaks up Val and Gary after their second marriage?

  • Abby
  • Karen
  • Paige

Which of these is NOT one of Val and Gary's kids?

  • Lucy
  • Annie
  • Betsy

Who does Val marry after splitting with Gary?

  • Mack
  • Sid
  • Ben

How many times do Val and Gary ultimately end up getting married?

  • one
  • two
  • three

What is the name of Val's mom?

  • Lucy
  • Lilimae
  • Peggy Sue

What Seaview Circle resident is related to Abby?

  • Val
  • Mack
  • Sid

Who kills Ciji?

  • Gary
  • Chip
  • Danny

Who dies falling off a roof after trying to kill Cathy?

  • Joshua
  • Mack
  • Chip

Who played Paige Matheson on the show?

  • Heather Locklear
  • Kelly Preston
  • Nicollette Sheridan

What character was played by Michelle Philips?

  • Anne
  • Karen
  • Jill

What character comes to Los Angeles as part of the Witness Protection Program?

  • Danny
  • Frank
  • Ben

What sport was Kate Whittaker known for?

  • bowling
  • gymnastics
  • tennis

How many times does Abby marry on "Knots Landing"?

  • four
  • five
  • six

What organization is after Gary Ewing in season five?

  • Wolfbridge Group
  • Windmere Coalition
  • Phoenix Corp.

True or false: Val and Gary's twins died at birth.

  • true
  • false

Who kills Sen. Peter Hollister?

  • Paige
  • Abby
  • Anne

Who forces Val to swallow sleeping pills?

  • Paige
  • Jill
  • Chip

How does Chip Roberts die?

  • falls off roof
  • falls on pitchfork
  • burns in a fire

How does the psychotic Danny Waleska meet his maker?

  • car accident
  • drugs
  • drowns

What is Ben Gibson's job when he meets Val?

  • doctor
  • reporter
  • lawyer

How many Emmy awards did "Knots Landing" win?

  • one
  • three
  • seven