Golden Girls Quiz – Do You Remember These 4?

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“Golden Girls,” set in beautiful Miami, this beloved TV series has not only stood the test of time but has also etched its place in our hearts. Whether you’re a die-hard fan from the ’80s or a new recruit who’s just discovered the joys of the show, this piece will serve as your brief refresher before you dive into our ultimate Golden Girls Quiz!

Do you often find yourself humming the tune to “Thank You for Being a Friend”? Or maybe you’ve caught yourself using some of the iconic catchphrases from the show in your daily conversations? If so, you’re in for a treat today!

Why The “Golden Girls” Remain Iconic

The “Golden Girls” revolves around four strong, sassy, and sometimes hilariously mismatched women – Dorothy, Blanche, Rose, and Sophia. Living under one roof, the series showcases their adventures, misadventures, love lives, and the powerful bond of friendship that sees them through thick and thin. The show’s universal themes of love, loss, humor, and ageless friendships have made it relatable to audiences of all ages.

What made “Golden Girls” truly revolutionary for its time was how it challenged societal norms. It presented mature women living life on their terms, making their own choices, and having a laugh while they were at it.

The series gracefully touched upon serious issues like aging, sexuality, and health while maintaining its signature comedic flair. Its unique blend of humor and heart has secured its legacy as one of the greatest TV shows ever.

A Little More About Our Golden Ladies

For the uninitiated, here’s a snapshot:

  • Dorothy Zbornak: The sarcastic, no-nonsense substitute teacher with a sharp wit. Her character often serves as the voice of reason among the four.
  • Blanche Devereaux: The Southern belle who’s confident, flirty, and unabashedly proud of her beauty and charm. Blanche’s tales from her past are always a highlight.
  • Rose Nylund: The naive and sweet woman from St. Olaf, Minnesota. Her often bizarre and hilarious St. Olaf stories are legendary.
  • Sophia Petrillo: Dorothy’s elderly mother. She’s sharp as a tack and isn’t afraid to say what’s on her mind, often under the guise of “picture it” anecdotes about her life in Sicily.

Ready for the Quiz?

So, now that we’ve taken a delightful stroll down the “Golden Girls” memory lane, how about testing your knowledge with our quiz? But before you jump in, remember, it’s all in good fun! Whether you answer every question correctly or miss a few here and there, the main idea is to reminisce and enjoy the show’s wonderful moments.

If you’re new to the series, don’t fret! The Golden Girls Quiz will still be a fun way to learn some delightful tidbits about the show. And who knows? You might just be inspired to watch (or rewatch) the entire series. Trust us; it’s worth every minute!

Whether you’re a Dorothy in your group or a Rose, or even if you’re just here for entertainment, our Golden Girls Quiz is the perfect way to celebrate this iconic show. So grab a cheesecake slice, settle down, and get ready to relive the magic of Miami’s fabulous foursome!

Oh, and if you’re a fan of other classic TV series, make sure to check out our “Full House Quiz” as well. Who knows? You might ace that one too!

Enjoy the quiz, and, as always, thank you for being a friend!

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1. Who is the oldest among the Golden Girls?
  1. Blanche Devereaux
  2. Sophia Petrillo
  3. Dorothy Zbornak
  4. Rose Nylund
2. Which of the Golden Girls hails from St. Olaf, Minnesota?
  1. Dorothy Zbornak
  2. Rose Nylund
  3. Sophia Petrillo
  4. Blanche Devereaux
3. What's Sophia's favorite way to start her stories?
  1. "Remember when..."
  2. "Back in my day..."
  3. "Picture it..."
  4. "Let me tell ya..."
4. Blanche's family plantation is named what?
  1. Meadowlark
  2. Whispering Pines
  3. Magnolia Fields
  4. Big Daddy's Haven
5. What was Dorothy's profession before she retired?
  1. Nurse
  2. Singer
  3. Substitute teacher
  4. Chef
6. Which of the Golden Girls was married to a man named Stanley?
  1. Blanche Devereaux
  2. Sophia Petrillo
  3. Rose Nylund
  4. Dorothy Zbornak
7. What's Rose's husband's name?
  1. Charles
  2. Michael
  3. George
  4. Charlie
8. How many times did Blanche get married?
  1. Once
  2. Twice
  3. Thrice
  4. Four times
9. Who is the youngest among the Golden Girls?
  1. Blanche Devereaux
  2. Dorothy Zbornak
  3. Rose Nylund
  4. Sophia Petrillo
10. What does Sophia always carry with her?
  1. Hand fan
  2. Purse
  3. Umbrella
  4. Shawl
11. Which Golden Girl worked at a counseling center for a time?
  1. Dorothy Zbornak
  2. Rose Nylund
  3. Blanche Devereaux
  4. Sophia Petrillo
12. Who had a brother named Phil who often wore women's clothing?
  1. Sophia Petrillo
  2. Dorothy Zbornak
  3. Blanche Devereaux
  4. Rose Nylund
13. Where does Sophia's friend, Alvin, live?
  1. Next door to the girls
  2. In St. Olaf with Rose's family
  3. In a retirement village in Miami
  4. Ocean Mist Retirement hotel
14. Who portrayed Sophia Petrillo?
  1. Rue McClanahan
  2. Estelle Getty
  3. Betty White
  4. Bea Arthur
15. Who owns the house where the girls live?
  1. Rose
  2. Blanche
  3. Sophia
  4. Dorothy


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