Rockin' and A-rollin': The 'Schoolhouse Rock!' Quiz
Unpack your adjectives, and have a go at what you know about Saturday morning's "Schoolhouse Rock!" — beyond the words to "Conjunction Junction," that is.
Which is a magic number?
Which is a lyric in the opening theme song?
- 'cause knowledge is power
- Let's make contact!
- You may just learn something!
What was the original name of the series?
- "Education Rocks"
- "Scholastic Rock"
- "School of Rock"
If you look hard enough, you'll see a naked woman at the end of which episode?
- "Interplanet Janet"
- "Little Twelvetoes"
- "The Shot Heard 'Round the World"
True or false: Each episode of the series was reviewed by an educational consultant.
Name the three conjunction boxcars.
- and, but, or
- by, for, from
- across, beyond, over
"Schoolhouse Rock" premiered on Saturday, January 6, of what year?
Come on down to Lolly's and get your what?
What was the first song recorded for the series?
- "Elementary, My Dear"
- "I Got Six"
- "Three is a Magic Number"
Which number is NOT included in the multiplication series?
Which song is NOT from "Science Rock"?
- "Do the Circulation"
- "Elbow Room"
- "Electricity, Electricity"
Turn the eight on its side and it’s a symbol for what?
True or false: The preamble to the U.S. Constitution reads, "We the people, in order to form a more perfect union ..."
What genre of music is used to explain the laws of gravity?
Which is NOT about "Intergalactic Janet"?
- "No, there's never been a planet Janet hasn't seen."
- "She's been to the sun; it's lots of fun."
- "There's a fire in my heart and you fan it."
When did the musical theater adaptation "Schoolhouse Rock Live!" premiere?
What shows was "Schoolhouse Rock!" up against when the series won its first Emmy?
- "Captain Kangaroo" and "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids"
- "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" and "Sesame Street"
- "The Big Blue Marble" and "Make a Wish"
- "Sesame Street" and "The Electric Company"
Who sang "The Energy Blues" on the 1996 "Schoolhouse Rock! Rocks" covers album?
- Biz Markie
- The Lemonheads
Who is my funny little hero?
- Lucky Seven Sampson
Rufus Xavier Sarsaparilla is what kind of noun?
- common noun
- proper noun
How long were the Saturday morning shorts?
- one minute
- three minutes
- five minutes
Which short was NOT included in the series premiere?
- "Elementary, My Dear"
- "Ready or Not, Here I Come"
- "Three Is a Magic Number"
- "The Four-legged Zoo"
In which short does co-creator Tom Yohe appear as a red bow tie-wearing cartoon version of himself?
- "Don't Be a Carbon Sasquatch"
- "Lucky Seven Sampson"
- "The Good Eleven"
True or false: The Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the University of Michigan Medical School requested "Telegraph Line."
Which topic was NOT part of the original series?
What was Disney accused of when it released "Schoolhouse Rock! Earth"?
Which song was rejected as part of the original shorts?
- "Do Your Sevenses"
- "Playin' Hooky"
- "The New Math"
Who created the series?
- Bob Dorough
- David McCall
- George Newall
- Lynn Ahrens
Which song was produced for the series' 30th anniversary?
- "I'm Gonna Send Your Vote to College"
- "Presidential Minute"
- "This for That"
- "Walkin' on Wall Street"
Who sang "Sufferin' Till Suffrage" on the 1998 "Schoolhouse Rocks the Vote" album?
- Aretha Franklin
- Etta James
- Tina Turner