The Gilmore Girls Quiz

By: Alison Cooper

The Gilmore Girls Quiz
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About This Quiz

After a nine-year hiatus, everyone's favorite fast-talking mother-daughter small-town drama was revived in 2016. Time to bone up on your "Gilmore Girls" facts and pop-culture references.
How many seasons of "Gilmore Girls" aired?
six
seven
There were 153 episodes of "Gilmore Girls" over seven seasons.
eight

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What's the title of the "Gilmore Girls" theme song?
"Where You Lead"
"Where You Lead" is the catchy theme song.
"When I See You Smile"
"Dancing Away"

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Who sings "Where You Lead"?
Lisa Loeb
Carole King
Carole King wrote the song and performs it with her daughter, Louise Goffin.
Aimee Mann

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Where does "Gilmore Girls" take place?
Pleasantdale
Stars Hollow
The town of Stars Hollow, Conn., is practically a character itself.
Poppy Bend

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Who runs the dance studio in Stars Hollow?
Sookie
Babette
Miss Patty
Miss Patty is pretty much the unofficial mayor of Stars Hollow.

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Who are Lorelai's parents?
Richard and Emily
Richard and Emily live not far from Stars Hollow and have gone through many a maid and cook.
Martin and Janet
Cyrus and Adeline

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How old was Lorelai when she had Rory?
16
Lorelai got pregnant right before her debutante ball and had Rory when she was 16.
18
20

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In order, who were Rory's serious boyfriends?
Tom, Hank, Kevin
Dean, Jess, Logan
There was quite a bit of overlap and off-and-ons with the three, but the order was Dean, Jess, Logan.
Sam, Todd, Liam

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Lorelai's childhood bedroom was plastered with posters of this band.
Duran Duran
Lorelai claims the Bangles and Metallica as two of her favorite bands, but her room was pretty heavy on Duran Duran.
The Cure
The Smiths

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What's the name of the private school Rory transfers to for 10th grade?
Chilton
Rory switches from Stars Hollow High to Chilton Prep.
Ryland
Perkins

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What's the name of Lane's band?
Acid Scarecrow
Hep Alien
Lane is the drummer for Hep Alien.
Rat Mouse

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What real-life rock star plays a member of Hep Alien?
Sebastian Bach
Sebastian Bach, formerly of Skid Row, plays Hep Alien's guitarist, Gil.
Vince Neil
Jon Bon Jovi

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What is Lorelai's dog's name?
Paul Anka
Lorelai adopts shaggy little Paul Anka in season 6.
Lawrence Welk
Neil Sedaka

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The online magazine "Decider" took a count of Kirk's odd jobs. What was the final tally?
36
62
At one point, Kirk claims that he's had 15,000 jobs, and "Decider" counted 62 of them.
84

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What's the name of the inn Lorelai manages at the start of the series?
Founding Fathers Lodging House
Colonial Inn
Independence Inn
Lorelai worked her way up from maid to manager at the Independence Inn.

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What's the name of the inn Lorelai starts with Sookie?
Dragonfly Inn
After the Independence burns down, Lorelai and Sookie save up to buy the Dragonfly.
Ladybug
Butterfly

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Why do Lorelai and Rory have Friday dinners with Richard and Emily?
because it's on the way to the movie theater
because they can't eat at Luke's seven days a week
because Richard and Emily pay Rory's tuition
The elder Gilmores agreed to pay Rory's Chilton tuition only if the girls come to dinner once a week.

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Who was the teacher who gave Rory her first D and then got engaged to Lorelai?
Max Medina
Max Medina was Rory's English teacher and almost her stepfather.
Matt Merona
Mike Messina

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Why does Lorelai always have to sleep in the guest room at Jason's place?
Jason is a really light sleeper.
Jason has many quirks, one of which is his ability to wake up at the drop of a hat.
Jason has a single bed.
She hates the color of Jason's room.

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In what season do Lorelai and Luke finally get together?
4
Luke and Lorelai finally kiss in the final episode of season 4.
5
6

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Who interrupts that kiss?
Emily
Kirk
A naked, screaming Kirk runs out of the inn, holding a strategically placed pillow.
Taylor

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On their first date, what does Luke reveal that he's had in his wallet for years?
a horoscope she gave him
Luke has held on to a horoscope Lorelai gave him the first time they met.
a bobby pin from her hair
her drivers' license

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Are Lorelai and Luke together at the end of the series?
yes
Luke and Lorelai have a lot of dramatic back-and-forth in the final season, but they do kiss at the end of the series finale.
no

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Why does Rory get arrested at the end of season 5?
She threatens Mr. Huntzberger with a pocket knife.
She breaks into the Yale Daily News offices.
She steals a yacht.
Devastated over the bad performance review she gets from Logan's dad, she persuades Logan to steal a yacht and sail away with her.

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Who is Rory's journalistic idol?
Christiane Amanpour
Rory can barely contain herself when Christiane Amanpour shows up at the Dragonfly.
Katie Couric
Diane Sawyer

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Logan belongs to this secret society at Yale.
O'Sullivan's Folly
Life & Death Brigade
Logan brings Rory to a few Life & Death Brigade events.
Skulls & Crossbones

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Lorelai and Christopher are in this city when they suddenly decide to get married in the final season.
Paris
Lorelai and Christopher take his daughter to Paris to see her mother, and then they proceed to spontaneously get married.
New York
Rio de Janeiro

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In the final episode of the series, what are Lorelai and Rory planning to do after Rory's graduation from Yale?
tour amusement parks
Lorelai and Rory are mapping out a rollercoaster road trip, but Rory ends up getting a job with Barack Obama's campaign.
watch every episode of "Law & Order"
go on tour with the Bangles

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Where is Paris off to at the end of the series?
Columbia Journalism School
Harvard Medical School
In the series finale, we learn that Paris will finally realize her dream of going to Harvard.
Paris

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Which of these main characters was long reported NOT returning for the new Netflix season?
Lorelai
Luke
Michel
Sookie
In February 2016, Melissa McCarthy said she had not been asked to reprise the role of Sookie. However, in an April 2016 appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," she announced that they'd worked it all out. Oy with the poodles already, that was a rough one on die-hard Sookie fans.

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