'Stargate SG-1' Quiz

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"Stargate SG-1" is one of the longest-running science fiction shows in history. Ace this quiz to show how much you know about this popular sci-fi series.

What is the title of the premiere episode of the series "Stargate SG-1"?

"Children of the Gods" first aired on July 27, 1997.

The television series "Stargate SG-1," is based on the feature film "Stargate." What year was the movie released?

"Stargate" was released in the U.S. on Oct. 28, 1994.

True or false: "Stargate SG-1" first aired on Showtime.

"Stargate SG-1" premiered on Showtime, which aired the first five seasons of the series.

Which network aired seasons six through 10 of the series?

Syfy aired seasons six through 10.

How many episodes of "Stargate SG-1" did Showtime order before the pilot aired?

Showtime ordered another 44 episodes midway through the first season.

Which character is the leader of the SG-1 team in the television series?

O'Neill is the military leader of the first expedition in the movie "Stargate" and a central character in the television series.

Which actor played the character Jack O'Neill in the series "Stargate SG-1"?

Before "Stargate SG-1," Anderson was best known for the title role in the series "MacGyver."

Which "Stargate SG-1" character did Michael Shanks play in the television series?

Shanks played the archaeologist Daniel Jackson. The character was first portrayed by the actor James Spader in the 1994 feature film "Stargate."

Which of the following was NOT an official tagline for the series?

"The only mission is survival" was not an official tagline for the series. It was, however, a tagline for the spinoff series "SGU Stargate Universe."

The stunt coordinator for the series "Stargate SG-1," Dan Shea, also played what recurring character in the show?

Shea appeared as Siler in 47 episodes of the show.

In which city was "Stargate SG-1" primarily filmed?

Most filming for the series was done in Vancouver, British Columbia. Film and television production spending totaling more than $2 billion in 2014 has made Vancouver the third-largest production center in North America.

Which regular cast member also voiced the "Stargate SG-1" character Thor?

Shanks voiced the character Thor, who is from an ancient alien race called the Asgard.

Who is the Jaffa member of the "Stargate SG-1" team?

Teal'c is of the Jaffa people, who are slaves of the Goa'uld alien parasites.

Which actor played the role of Teal'c in the series?

Judge appeared in a 1990 episode of "MacGyver" with his future "Stargate SG-1" co-star Richard Dean Anderson.

In season eight, who leads the SG-1 team when Col. O'Neill is promoted?

In season eight of "Stargate SG-1," Maj. Samantha Carter is promoted to lieutenant colonel and given command of the SG-1 team. Col. O'Neill is promoted to general and assumes command of Stargate Command.

Which branch of the U.S. military is Stargate Command a part of in the series?

Stargate Command is a part of the Air Force. "Stargate SG-1" was one of the only television series to be endorsed by the United States military.

True or false: Michael Shanks' real-life illness was written for his character in the series.

Just before filming the "Stargate SG-1" episode "Nemesis," actor Michael Shanks developed appendicitis. To explain his absence, the same illness was written into the show for his character.

In which episode of "Stargate SG-1" did Dr. Fraiser die?

Dr. Frasier was killed by a Jaffa staff weapon blast in the season seven episode "Heroes: Part 2." The episode originally aired on Feb. 20, 2004.

Which actress plays Dr. Frasier in "Stargate SG-1"?

Rothery appeared in 75 episodes of the series.

Which character replaced Daniel Jackson for one season of "Stargate SG-1"?

The character Jonas Quinn replaced Daniel Jackson for one season of the series "Stargate SG-1." Jackson died of radiation poisoning, and the Ancients later returned him to human form.

Which actor portrayed the character Jonas Quinn in "Stargate SG-1"?

Nemec played the character Jonas Quinn in the series.

True or false: The prop used as a Tok'ra memory device in "Stargate SG-1" is a nose hair trimmer.

The electric nose hair trimmer was used for filming completely unaltered.

Which "Stargate SG-1" character did actor Beau Bridges play?

Gen. Landry assumes command of Stargate Command when Gen. O'Neill is promoted to the Homeworld Command office in the Pentagon.

How many symbols are used to open a Stargate?

Seven symbols are required to open a Stargate. The first six symbols specify a point in space, while the seventh gives a point of origin.

Which real-world location is the fictional home of Stargate Command?

Cheyenne Mountain in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is the real-world setting for the fictional Stargate Command. The Cheyenne Mountain Complex is the former home of the North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD.

What is the name of Jack O'Neill's son?

Charlie dies when he accidentally shoots himself with Jack's pistol.

What is the longest a Stargate can stay open?

Once activated, a Stargate can only remain open for 38 minutes.

How many spinoff series were inspired by "Stargate SG-1"?

"Stargate SG-1" inspired two spinoff series: "Stargate Atlantis" and "SGU Stargate Universe."

True or false: Actor Richard Dean Anderson appeared in every episode of the series "Stargate SG-1."

Christopher Judge and Amanda Tapping are the only cast members to appear in all 213 episodes of the series.

When did the last episode of "Stargate SG-1" air?

The series finale, "Unending," aired on June 22, 2007.

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