Virtual quizzes are the new craze as we all search for new ways to entertain ourselves in lockdown, with many of us using Zoom, Google Hangouts, Houseparty or another app to pit our wits against friends and family.


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Here's 20 questions (and answers) for a Simpsons Pub Quiz, all about Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie and their neighbours in Springfield – and they're challenging enough that even a brainbox like Lisa might struggle!

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  1. In what year did the first episode of The Simpsons air?
  2. What's the name of the Simpsons' pet dog?
  3. Which cartoon inspired The Itchy & Scratchy Show?
  4. What's Marge's natural hair colour?
  5. Who composed The Simpsons' theme tune?
  6. What's Homer's job?
  7. How many cats have the Simpsons had?
  8. Name the three types of Duff Beer that are served by the same pipe in season 4 episode 16 Duffless
  9. What's Marge's maiden name?
  10. Who did Matt Groening voice?
  11. How many children to Apu and Manjula have?
  12. What's Mr Burns' catchphrase?
  13. Which Simpsons kid starred in the short Playdate with Destiny?
  14. What's Bart's full name?
  15. Which real-life dictator shares his surname with Milhouse's mother?
  16. What's the name of the retirement home where Homer's father, Abraham Simpson, lives?
  17. Which member of the Simpsons family is a vegetarian?
  18. What are Marge's twin sisters called?
  19. How many times has Krusty the Clown been married?
  20. Which Springfield resident often appears as the Devil?


  1. 1989
  2. Santa's Little Helper
  3. Tom and Jerry
  4. Grey
  5. Danny Elfman
  6. Nuclear Safety Inspector
  7. Five, though Snowball V is often referred to as the new and improved Snowball II
  8. Duff, Duff Lite and Duff Dry
  9. Himself
  10. Bouvier
  11. Eight
  12. Excellent!
  13. Maggie Simpson
  14. Bartholomew JoJo Simpson
  15. Benito Mussolini
  16. Springfield Retirement Castle
  17. Lisa Simpson
  18. Patty and Selma
  19. Fifteen
  20. Ned Flanders

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