Would you ever go on television to find true love? Well, for hundreds of men and women across America, it has seemed like a pretty great idea. "The Bachelor," which first aired in 2002, is now on its 23rd season in 2018, with none other than Arie as the man currently searching for his bride-to-be. If you're a fan of the show, you'll know its greatest villains, the craziest women who've participated, the couples who actually got married and the ones who just weren't meant to be. If you think you've got what it takes to ace this "Bachelor" quiz, click start and have a go at it!
The show, hosted by Chris Harrison since its inception, follows one man on his quest for love. Women across the country try out to see if they're compatible with him, and about 30 or so enter the competition. They go on dates and spend time together, and he ultimately has to choose one woman to propose to. But since you're a fan, you already knew that. But do you know the ins and outs of the show? Do you know which woman cheated with a producer of the show? Do you know which woman entered the show with a boyfriend? And do you know who entered just for fame? Take this quiz to see if you're worthy of calling yourself a true "Bachelor" fan.
Harrison is a former sports reporter for a CBS affiliate in Oklahoma City.
There maybe no honeymoons, but ABC has aired the marriage ceremonies of several Bachelor/Bachelorette couples.
The girls receive one long-stem red rose, whereas contestants on the Bachelorette receive a rose boutonniere.
Often followed by the Bachelor letting out a big sigh of uncertainty and lots of dramatic music.
This is generally followed by the women crying in their final on-camera interview about how they didn’t see it coming and they will never find love.
These dates generally start with the women taking the bachelor to a famous place in their home town, or perhaps their old high school.
Some women consume too much which lead to their departure from the show!
During this show, the Bachelor and his fiancé appear in public for the first time since filming.
Oftentimes the woman in the hot seat will cry and/or apologize to the rest of the women for her behavior during the show.
This is the first opportunity for the couple to spend time together off-camera and behind closed doors.
Now Trista Sutter, she and Ryan have two children together and live in Colorado.
The women often try to be the first to ‘steal’ the bachelor away from another woman.
When a woman does not receive a rose, production staff come to pick up her suitcase and the other women either cheer or look shocked.
This is always the most awkward of dates during the show!
On some occasions for added dramatic effect, the Bachelor and the non-eliminated woman fly off in a helicopter, leaving the eliminated woman behind!
The winning team will then get to spend more quality time with the bachelor that evening.
His first go-around he rejected both final women. His second time, he proposed to Emily Maynard, though the two eventually called it quits.
Though America fell in love with him during Desiree’s season, they soon became agitated with him for always telling Andi Dorfman, “It’s ok! It’s ok!” on his season of the Bachelor.
The two were married on December 1, 2012 on air, and they now have a son named Fordham Rhys.
He famously appeared in the hot tub on Bachelor Chris Soules’ season… while Chris was on his one-on-one date!
Following the Bachelor, Chris Soules appeared on Dancing with the Stars. His professional dancer partner was also blond and named Whitney.
The eliminated women tend to think that since the Bachelor didn’t like them, that maybe no one ever will!
Groups of women (and men!) are known for gathering on Monday nights for viewing parties of the Bachelor!
This show took on the format of a talk show where Chris Harrison would discuss the events of the previous episode with special guests including Michelle Collins, Kris Jenner, Lacey Chabert, and former bachelor contestants.
The Bachelor generally breaks during very dramatic moments to keep the suspense of the audience at a high. Preview scenes are teased before most commercial breaks.
Receiving this rose means that the woman is safe through to the next week of dates and usually has a ‘target on her back’ according to the other women!
The full name of that particular season was called “The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love”.
This show only lasted 3 seasons. In March 2013, it was cancelled, however one year later, it was replaced by Bachelor in Paradise.
Generally on Mondays, and on occasion, a Sunday special, The Bachelor airs for two hours from 8pm-10pm EST.
They wear headphones because it is too loud in there and often fly over gorgeous terrain and ogle over it together!
It has gone through 20 seasons since 2002!
This house is located in Agoura Hills, California in Los Angeles County.
Emily Maynard chose contestant Jef Holm at the finale, but they ended their relationship only a few months later.
Lorenzo Borghese was only half-Italian!
Travis did not propose, but he began a short relationship with contestant Sarah Stone. They broke up shortly after the show aired.