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He's the speedster who can outrun just about every being in the universe. How much do you know about The Flash?

The original Flash gained his superpowers through exposure to what?

  • hard water
  • heavy water
  • spent fuel rods

The Flash comic books were initially published by which company?

  • Marvel
  • DC Comics
  • Dark Horse

During the Silver Age era, Flash was said to be faster than what?

  • The speed of thought
  • The speed of light
  • The speed of sound

What is Flash's superpower?

  • super speed
  • lightning bolts
  • energy pulses

Which version of Flash is considered to be the fastest?

  • Wally West
  • Barry Allen
  • Jay Garrick

What freak act of nature contributes to Barry Allen's development of superpowers?

  • straight line winds
  • tornado
  • lightning strike

Which character was the first Flash?

  • Barry Allen
  • Jay Garrick
  • Wally West

Jay Garrick's new superpowers helped him excel at which sport?

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Golf

Which is NOT one of Flash's nicknames?

  • The Red Blur
  • The Streak
  • Crimson Comet

Which version of Flash started many issues by saying, "I’m the fastest man alive?"

  • Barry Allen
  • Wally West
  • Jay Garrick

The wings on the side of Flash's head are a tribute to which Roman god?

  • Apollo
  • Mars
  • Mercury

In which year did Flash make his comic book debut?

  • 1940
  • 1950
  • 1960

What was the name of the version of Flash found on Earth-D?

  • Hoshi Rei
  • Hank Rei
  • Tanaka Rei

How did Iris West figure out Barry Allen's secret superhero identity?

  • She accidentally took his picture at a crime scene.
  • He talked in his sleep.
  • He told her.

What was the name of the evil version of Flash?

  • Cutthroat
  • Rival
  • Nemesis

Who murders Iris West?

  • Professor Zoom
  • Major Disaster
  • Black Manta

For how long was the Flash dormant following the Golden Age of comics?

  • five years
  • eight years
  • 15 years

Which superhero is a descendant of the Flash?

  • Green Lightning
  • Quicksilver
  • Impulse

Barry Allen is put on trial for killing which character?

  • Deadman
  • Professor Zoom
  • Abra Kadabra

Who does Flash famously race in a 1967 comic?

  • Batman
  • Superman
  • Captain America

How does the cable TV version of Flash gain his superpowers?

  • An accident at a nuclear power plant.
  • An accident at a particle accelerator.
  • An accident at a private rocket launch pad.

What is the name of Wally West's significant other?

  • Iris
  • Jane
  • Rose

In the TV show, how long is Barry Allen in a coma before he regains consciousness?

  • nine days
  • nine weeks
  • nine months

Which artist was the first to draw Flash?

  • Will Eisner
  • Harry Lampert
  • Jack Kirby

Where are most of the scenes for "The Flash" cable series shot?

  • Montreal
  • Vancouver
  • Winnipeg

In the TV show, what is Iris West's profession?

  • journalist
  • lawyer
  • home maker

The creators of cable TV's "The Flash" also created which other comics-based show?

  • "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
  • "Daredevil"
  • "Arrow"

For which city department does Barry Allen work?

  • mayor's office
  • public works department
  • police department

The cable TV version of "The Flash" takes place in which fictional city?

  • Central City
  • Keystone City
  • Empire City

What award did the cable TV show win in 2015?

  • Best Production Design in a Dramatic Series
  • Choice TV - Breakout Star
  • Favorite Family TV Show