The Ultimate 'Parks and Recreation' Quiz

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4 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

"Parks and Recreation" wrapped up its seven-season run in 2015. Treat yo' self to a quiz that will test your knowledge of Leslie, Ron, Andy, Ben and the rest of the Pawnee gang.

This actor so impressed the casting director that a role was created.

Aubrey Plaza made the casting director so uncomfortable that she set up a meeting with the director, who ended up creating April for her.

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What's Jerry/Terry/Garry's real name?

It's Garry Gergich — although he goes by Jerry for most of the series and also allows himself to be called Larry and Terry at various times.

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What's Jerry's hidden talent?

Jerry seems totally incompetent but is actually an amazing painter. No one really cares, though.

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What's Leslie's favorite food?

Leslie cannot say no to a waffle — preferably with plenty of whipped cream.

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Which of the following is NOT a name of Andy's band?

Maximum Cramp is the winner (loser?) here.

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Which of the following is NOT a Tom Haverford business idea?

Tom seems to have endless business ideas, but Skinny Dogs is not one of them (at least we don't think it is).

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What was Ben famous for before moving to Pawnee?

Ben became the mayor of his hometown at 18 but was impeached after two months for bankrupting the city.

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Who's the host of "Pawnee Today?"

Ethically-challenged journalist Joan Callamezzo "runs this town," according to Leslie.

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Who is Leslie's biggest crush?

Leslie has always had a thing for Biden and can barely speak when she finally meets him.

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Who is Ron's saxophone-playing alter ego?

The Pawnee ladies love Duke Silver, but Ron keeps it a secret from his co-workers for years.

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Who is Andy's FBI-agent alter ego?

Burt Macklin has a tendency to make children cry.

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Who is Andy's kid's-show alter ego?

"The Johnny Karate Super Awesome Musical Explosion Show" is a big hit on Pawnee public access TV.

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Who is April's posh '40s-style alter ego?

Mysterious middle-aged widow Janet Snakehole once slapped Burt Macklin.

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Which TV veteran plays Jean-Ralphio and Mona Lisa's dad?

Henry Winkler's Dr. Saperstein tries to buy Rent-A-Swag from Tom.

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Who does April hate above all others?

April doesn't openly approve of too many people, but she has an extra level of disdain for Ann.

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What's the name of Pawnee's archrival town?

Rich, snobby Eagleton is the antithesis of Pawnee.

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Why was Leslie born in Eagleton and not Pawnee?

Pawnee has a massive raccoon problem, and it forced the Knopes to travel to Eagleton for Leslie's birth.

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What's the occupation of Leslie's archenemy, Jeremy Jamm?

The conniving Jamm is a city council member and orthodontist.

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What's the occupation of Ron's ex-wife Tammy Two?

Tammy Two is that most hated of all Pawnee professionals: a librarian.

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What secret is Leslie hesitant to reveal when she decides to run for city council?

Leslie and Ben are in a secret relationship because Chris doesn't allow co-worker dating, and she's afraid it will ruin her chances of election.

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With whom does Leslie get matched when she joins an online dating service?

Leslie is appalled to find that she and Tom are a 98 percent match on HoosierMate.com.

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What is Ron's favorite restaurant?

Ron has taken a picture of every steak he's eaten at Charles Mulligan's.

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What's the game that Ben creates while he's unemployed?

Ben creates the totally complicated Cones of Dunshire and is shocked to learn later that it's become a success.

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Who did NOT perform at the Pawnee/Eagleton Unity Concert?

All of these bands, real and fictional, played the big show — except Survivor.

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Which dearly departed Pawnee fixture appears as a hologram during the Unity Concert?

The crowd goes crazy at the image of the beloved Li'l Sebastian.

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What's the name of the tech company that has moved into Pawnee in the final season?

Gryzzl is an Internet start-up that swoops in and tries to change Pawnee.

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Where does Tom take Donna for the ultimate "Treat Yo'self" day?

Instead of going to the mall as usual, Tom flies Donna to Beverly Hills as a pre-wedding gift.

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What job does Ron take in the final season?

Ron finally finds his calling as a ranger in the new national park.

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Who ends up as the mayor of Pawnee in the final season?

Ben appoints Garry as the interim mayor, and he holds the office until he's 100.

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In the final flash-forward, we find out that Leslie has been elected to this office.

Leslie becomes a two-term governor of Indiana.

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