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Attack of the Phantom Clone Sith Menace: The 'Star Wars' Prequels Quiz
by Staff
The "Star Wars" prequels gave us a look at an earlier generation of heroes and villains, all in the midst of an epic political drama and a sweeping romance for the ages. Take this quiz to see how much you know about the "Star Wars" prequels.

What species is in charge of the Trade Federation?

  • Bothans
  • Neimoidians
  • Mandalorians

Why does the Trade Federation blockade Naboo?

  • They're upset about taxes.
  • They want to monopolize the triderium market, which is produced on Naboo.
  • The Neimoidians claim Naboo as their planet by birthright.

What is Sen. (later Chancellor) Palpatine's first name?

  • Sheev
  • Sidarius
  • Gleeg

What is Palpatine's secret identity?

  • Jango Fett
  • Beloran Skywalker
  • Darth Sidious

Who trained Darth Sidious in the ways of the Dark Side of the Force?

  • Darth Plagueis
  • Darth Vader
  • Darth Tyranus

What microscopic organism, detectable via a blood test, is responsible for the Force?

  • forcytes
  • nannotronicans
  • midi-chlorians

What is the name of the Gungan city to which Jar Jar takes Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan?

  • Otoh Gunga
  • Gun-Gun Oosh
  • Migorta

Why does Queen Amidala flee Naboo for Coruscant?

  • The Trade Federation cuts off communications in Naboo, so she needs to get help from the Galactic Senate.
  • She discovers an assassination plot and realizes her home planet is no longer safe for her.
  • She has a space fleet in orbit around Coruscant, but they need a direct order from her to deploy.

Where does she end up instead of Coruscant?

  • Tattooine
  • Hoth
  • Yavin

What is the junkyard owner's name?

  • Gungo
  • Watto
  • Tordash

Who built C-3PO?

  • Obi-Wan
  • Anakin Skywalker
  • Watto

Who is supreme chancellor of the Galactic Senate before Palpatine?

  • Finis Valorum
  • Roos Tarpals
  • Blas Neetlof

Who kills Qui-Gon?

  • Anakin
  • Darth Sidious
  • Darth Maul

What is the name of the podracer pilot whom Anakin has a strong rivalry with?

  • Durundo
  • Sebulba
  • Ratts Tyerell

What is the name of the big podracing event in which Anakin competes?

  • the Wamprat Championship
  • the Grand Mercardian Finals
  • the Boonta Eve Classic

What is Count Dooku's secret identity?

  • Darth Tyranus
  • Darth Nastius
  • Darth Saruman

What is the name of the secret planet where Obi-Wan finds the clone army?

  • Gulrotha
  • Huttooine
  • Kamino

What is the manner of the second assassination attempt on Amidala, the one that occurs in her chambers?

  • She nearly drinks tea laced with nanites that will devour her from the inside.
  • She is nearly poisoned by venomous centipedelike creatures called kouhuns.
  • She is nearly killed by a bomb that was placed under her bed.

Why does Anakin massacre the Tusken Raiders?

  • They kidnapped and killed his mother.
  • They threatened Amidala.
  • He is under the mental control of Darth Sidious.

The Battle of Geonosis is between the Republic and …

  • the Trade Federation
  • the Separatists
  • the clone army

On what planet do Anakin and Amidala secretly get married?

  • Naboo
  • Tattooine
  • Kuat

Why does Palpatine send Amidala and Anakin back to Naboo?

  • He knows the easily manipulated Jar Jar will represent her in the Galactic Senate in her absence.
  • He genuinely is worried about her safety.
  • He needs her to negotiate a new trade agreement.

Why is Palpatine, as Sidious, secretly supporting the Separatist movement while he is chancellor of the Republic the Separatists are fighting against?

  • He's secretly selling weapons to both sides and making millions of credits.
  • His Sith nature causes him to have two distinct personalities.
  • He's trying to force a crisis that will make giving him increasing amounts of power seem like a sensible choice.

What is the primary factor in Anakin finally giving in to the Dark Side?

  • his hunger for political power and wealth
  • the corrupted crystal that has been planted in his lightsaber
  • his desire to learn how to protect Amidala and possibly resurrect her if she should die, which only the Dark Side is capable of

Why does Anakin kill all the Jedi, including the children, in the temple?

  • Sidious tells him it was really a Jedi who killed his mother.
  • Sidious orders him to, and Anakin has pledged himself to the Dark Side, so he must obey.
  • He is suffering from delusions and thinks the Jedi are robots sent to destroy the Republic.

What is Order 66?

  • a command that directs clones to kill their Jedi commanders
  • a command to fire the prototype Death Star
  • an elite force of Jedi warriors

On what planet does the epic battle between Obi-Wan and Anakin occur?

  • Mustafar
  • Kamino
  • Tattooine

One of Amidala's children is sent to live on Tattooine. Who adopts the other?

  • Mon Mothma
  • Yoda
  • Bail Organa

What does Vader do to Amidala when she comes to find him on Mustafar?

  • He Force chokes her.
  • He offers to renounce the Dark Side.
  • He runs from her in shame.

Who tries to arrest Palpatine before he takes control of the Republic (and gets blasted out a window and killed for his troubles)?

  • Staf Bindu
  • Mace Windu
  • Gen. Grievous