Quiz: The Only M*A*S*H Quiz You Need to Take!
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The Only M*A*S*H Quiz You Need to Take!
By: Staff Writer

About This Quiz

Do you feel like you know more about Trapper John, Hawkeye and Hot Lips Houlihan than you do about the members of your own family? Think you could fit right in with the 4077 Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, treating patients injured on the battlefield? Take our quiz to prove how much you really know about the classic TV series M*A*S*H!

The Korean War sometimes gets glossed over in the history books because it didn't reach the scope of WWI or WWII, and didn't face the level of controversy associated with the Vietnam War. Despite this lack of attention, the three-year conflict took more than 35,000 American lives with more than 100,000 soldiers injured. 

One of the brave men working to save lives in Korea was a surgeon named Richard Hooker, who in 1968 wrote a book about his experiences on the battlefield. The novel inspired a TV movie, and eventually, a TV series called M*A*S*H. The show ran from 1972 to 1983 and was popular with viewers up until the very end. In fact, 77-percent of all Americans tuned in to watch the 1983 season finale of the show.

Since then, the show has lived on in spin-offs and syndication, as viewers remain captivated by the series' ability to mix comedy with an unflinching look at the horrors of war. This duality was most obvious in the some of the most memorable episodes -- like the celebratory feel when Henry finally got his discharge papers, which quickly turned to shock when his plane was shot down later in the episode.

Ready to prove your M*A*S*H IQ? Take our quiz to show your skill!

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Which actor played the main character Hawkeye Pierce in the TV show M*A*S*H?
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What is Hawkeye Pierces's full name?
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What was head nurse Margaret Houlihan's nick name?
4.0 of 30
Max Klinger, played by Jamie Farr, spent most of his run on the show trying to get home to which city?
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Which of the surgeons on the show did Major Houlihan have a romantic relationship with?
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What is Corporal Walter Eugene O'Reilly's nick name?
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What was Radar O'Reilly known for keeping in his bed with him?
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What is B.J. Hunnicut's real name?
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Two years before appearing in The Outsiders and ten years before Point Break, this young member of the brat pack appeared on M*A*S*H as an injured soldier with a broken arm who is diagnosed with leukemia.
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Who is the shell-shocked soldier from the 1973 episode "Deal me Out" that would grow up to become Jack Tripper?
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What war is the setting for the TV show M*A*S*H?
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What kind of device did Hawkeye and his tent mates build in their tent using medical supplies?
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What was Hawkeye's tent called?
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What was Radar's drink of choice?
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When did M*A*S*H first air?
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What record did the series finale "Goodbye, Farewell and Amen" break when it aired on February 28, 1983?
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What was the TV show M*A*S*H based on?
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What was John Patrick Francis Mulcahy's role in the show?
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John McIntyre played by Wayne Rogers in seasons 1-3 of the show, went on to become the main character in what spin-off show in the '80s?
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Mike Farrell, who played surgeon B.J. Hunnicutt, went on to be a different kind of doctor in a TV series later on in his career. What kind of doctor was it?
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Who replaced Lieutenant Colonel Henry Blake as commanding officer of the 4077th?
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Frank Burns was replaced by Major Charles Emerson Winchester III played by David Ogden Stiers. What were his defining characteristics?
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Pat Morita, who played character Captain Sam Pak of the Republic for Korea Army in two episodes, is most known for which other role?
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Which star of The Matrix trilogy appeared in the episode called "The Tooth Shall Set You Free", in which the M*A*S*H surgeons learn from a wounded soldier​ that a racist commander is sending African-American soldiers into dangerous duty?
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Which often considered controversial stand-up comic was only 25 when he appeared in the 1982, season 11 Halloween episode called "Trick or Treatment"?
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George Wendt, better known as Norm from Cheers, also appeared in the episode "Trick or Treatment." What did his character get stuck in his mouth and need to receive medical help for?
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