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Trivia Quiz - Don Knotts: Classic TV Actor!

What do you know about that knucklehead, Don Knotts? -bill

Quiz Number: 498
Date Submitted:
Quiz Categories: The Andy Griffith Show, Television Stars
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 66.7 percent
Times Taken: 1,219 times
Taken by Registered Users: 53
Quiz is about: Don Knotts

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Don Knotts Classic TV Actor
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1. In the 1960's sitcom, "The Andy Griffith Show" Don played the part of:
  A.   the sheriff
  B.   the deputy
  C.   the barber
  D.   the county clerk

2. Don first met his longtime sidekick, Andy Griffith on the set of what film?
  A.   No Time for Sergeants (1958)
  B.   Wake Me When it's Over (1960)
  C.   The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961)
  D.   Onionhead (1958)

3. In the span of seven years from 1961-1967, how many times did Don win the Emmy Award for "Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role by an Actor" for his portrayal of Barney Fife in "The Andy Griffith Show?"
  A.   4
  B.   5
  C.   6
  D.   7

4. Don was a decorated veteran of which war?
  A.   World War II
  B.   Korean War
  C.   Vietnam
  D.   World War I

5. What role did Don play in "It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World?"(1963)
  A.   nervous driver
  B.   ice cream man
  C.   gas station attendant
  D.   taxi driver

6. Don resurrected the role of Barney Fife in 1968 in the first episode of "Mayberry R.F.D." What was special about the episode?
  A.   Barney and Thelma Lou get married
  B.   Opie gets married
  C.   Andy and Helen get married
  D.   Opie leaves for college

7. What role did Don play in the television series "Three's Company" from 1979-1984?
  A.   landlord
  B.   college instructor
  C.   swinging bachelor
  D.   florist

8. Don played the role of bumbling outlaw, Theodore Olevie in both "The Apple Dumpling Gang" (1975) and "The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again" (1979). Who played his incompetent partner?
  A.   Don Rickles
  B.   Jonathan Winters
  C.   Tim Conway
  D.   Dick Martin

9. What did Don do in his early years after high school graduation and before enlisting in the army?
  A.   cashier
  B.   singer
  C.   truck driver
  D.   ventriloquist

10. Don is a graduate of what university located in his home state of West Virginia?
  A.   Marshall University
  B.   West Virginia University
  C.   West Virginia State University
  D.   West Virginia Wesleyan College®   

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