How Many Game Shows Can You Name From a Single Question?

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By: Becky Stigall

5 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Who doesn't love to "spin the wheel" or guess the price of these fantastic prizes? We love our game shows! But how many can you name from a single question? Take a shot and win... well, your pride.

What singing competition has spawned a number of chart-topping acts?

Winners include Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Ruben Studdard. Judges have included Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Jennifer Lopez.

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For what game show do you need to supply the questions?

"Jeopardy" first premiered in 1984. It has run for over 7,000 episodes!

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What show features the words, "and the survey says..."?

Steve Harvey currently hosts the show. Bonus points if you remember that Richard Dawson was the original host.

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The winner of what game show is presented with a rose?

"The Bachelor" first aired in 2002. Host Chris Harrison also hosted "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?"

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What game show requires you to build a phrase, one letter at a time?

"Wheel of Fortune" is hosted by Pat Sajak and Vanna White. Vanna has been with the show since 1982.

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Contestants get questioned in a taxi on what game show?

"Cash Cab" first aired in 2005. Comedian Ben Bailey hosted the show.

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What ballroom competition is for celebrities only?

"Dancing with the Stars" is the U.S. version of the British game show, "Strictly Come Dancing." The U.S show first aired in 2005.

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Nobody wants to be voted off the island in what game show?

Jeff Probst has hosted the show for 34 seasons so far. The show first aired in 2000.

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Gordon Ramsay berates contestants on what cooking game show?

The show first aired in 2005. The host, Gordon Ramsay, was born in Scotland.

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What game show has contestants traveling the world?

The show first aired in the U.S. in 2001. It is hosted by New Zealander, Phil Keoghan.

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This game show reboot is a mix of truths and lies.

"To Tell the Truth" first aired in 1956. The reboot incorporates Twitter.

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What game show was all about cars?

"Pimp My Ride" ran for six seasons. It premiered in 2004.

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On what game show could you get gonged off the stage?

"The Gong Show" first aired in 1976. Host Chuck Barris claimed to work for the CIA. The show has been rebooted in 2017, with a mysterious host.

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On what show would you hear the famous words, "Come on down!"

"The Price is Right" first aired in 1972. Bob Barker was the original host.

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On this game show, traders might end up with a zonk.

Monty Hall hosted the show originally. The show is currently hosted by Wayne Brady.

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What show allows you to contact a "lifeline" if you get stuck?

The show was originally hosted by Regis Philbin. It first aired in 1999.

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Contestants would guess the occupation on what game show?

"What's My Line" first aired in 1950. It aired for 13 years.

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What tic-tac-toe game was played with famous people?

The show first aired in 1966. Peter Marshall served as the original host.

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What show asked newly marrieds how well they knew each other?

The show was originally hosted by Bob Eubanks. The last host was Sherri Shepherd.

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What show challenged contestants to avoid the Whammy?

"Press Your Luck" aired for only three seasons. The show had a longer-running spin-off, entitled "Whammy."

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What show encouraged contestants to pick a suitor?

The show was created by Chuck Barris of "Gong Show" fame. Hosts included Jim Lange, Elaine Joyce and Chuck Woolery.

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On what show would you want to avoid the walk of shame?

The British version of the show first aired in 2000. The U.S. version premiered in 2001, hosted by Brit Anne Robinson.

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This game show often ended with most contestants in the water.

"Wipeout" first aired in 2008. The show ran for seven seasons.

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What show hopes contestants aren't afraid of spiders or snakes?

"Fear Factor" was originally hosted by Joe Rogan. Ludacris is the host of the MTV reboot.

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Guy Fieri was the original host of what game show?

The show first aired in 2010. Speed skater Apolo Ohno hosted the reboot.

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Jane Lynch hosts game night on what game show?

Top prize is $25,000. Jane Lynch also starred as Sue Sylvester on "Glee."

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Ben Stein was giving away the money on what game show?

The show first aired in 1997. It ran for six seasons, featuring the deadpan celebrity host.

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On what show can you guess the phrase or pass?

Show hosts have included Dick Clark, Bill Cullen, and Donny Osmond. The show first aired in 1973 - but the pyramid's value was only $10,000 back then.

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Contestants pick a briefcase on what game show?

"Deal or No Deal" was hosted by Howie Mandel. It premiered in 2005.

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Contestants have to be the best cook to win what game show?

Judges include Anthony Bourdain, Emeril Lagasse and Wolfgang Puck. The show first aired in 2006.

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Arsenio Hall hosted what precursor to "The Voice" and "American Idol"?

"Star Search" first aired in 1983. The show's original host was Ed McMahon, Johnny Carson's sidekick.

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Bret Michaels was up for grabs in what game show?

The show ran for three seasons. Michaels was best known for being a member of the band, Poison.

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America meets Japan on what game show?

The show was filmed in Tokyo, Japan. It ran for only two seasons.

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What competition is "Flashdance" in a game show?

The show first aired on July 20, 2005. Judges have included Paula Abdul, Nigel Lythgoe and Vanessa Hudgens.

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