The 'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' Quiz

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"Deep Space Nine" finds our heroes in the deepest regions of known space. How much do you know about this "Star Trek" series?

What year did the show debut?

This was the first "Star Trek" story created without the guiding hand of Gene Roddenberry.

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"Deep Space Nine" aired during the same time period as what other space-themed show?

Its stationary space station setting helped to differentiate it from the other "Star Trek" show.

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What role does Odo fill on the space station?

He's a shapeshifter but has rock-solid ethics.

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Before "Deep Space Nine," Avery Brooks played a character on which show?

He was well known as his character Hawk before his stint in "Star Trek."

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In the mirror universe, the space station is controlled by which factions?

And there is no Federation to be found in this version of the universe.

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Which character was originally slated to be Sisko's second-in-command?

She was nixed because Michelle Forbes didn't want to dedicate the time for a TV series.

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The Maquis, a resistance group, are what race?

Thomas Riker turns out to be part of the Maquis and impersonates William Riker to access the station's sensitive facilities.

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Which character from "Star Trek: The Next Generation" became a regular member of "Deep Space Nine?"

He appeared in four seasons of the show.

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How fast must ships be traveling in order to enter the worm hole?

Ships must be moving slowly in order to access the phenomenon.

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The final season of the show contains many references to which ill-fated battle?

There's even a reproduction of the fort in one episode.

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Which actor was originally tabbed as Commander Sisko?

But when producers realized how young he was they made him the doctor instead.

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Which beings get credit for creating the worm hole?

Starfleet types just call them "wormhole aliens."

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What was the original setting for the show?

But it was cheaper to film the show as a space station in orbit instead.

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How long was each episode?

Just enough time for several commercial breaks.

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"Deep Space Nine" is situated near what space phenomenon?

The worm hole is a source of many storylines.

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To where does the worm hole near Deep Space Nine go?

That quadrant is an unexplored and eerie place.

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Who does Jadzia Dax wind up marrying during the course of the show?

But at the end of Season 6 she dies.

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Which race owns the station?

The Bajorans requested help from Starfleet and got Deep Space Nine.

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Which race largely controls the Gamma Quadrant?

And they are not nice about it, to Odo's dismay.

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Prior to the construction of Deep Space Nine, the Bajorans had freed themselves from which enemy?

They finally overthrew their Cardassian overlords and needed Starfleet's help to maintain their freedom.

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Jake Sisko wants to skip the Starfleet life and pursue which career?

His initial dislike for the space station eventually fades.

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What is the photon torpedo capacity of Deep Space Nine?

But when they are gone, resupply will take a long time.

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For how many seasons did the show air?

It was yet another successful addition to the "Star Trek" franchise'

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The Bajoran religion refers to what object as the "Celestial Temple?"

The worm hole puts on a spectacular and colorful show as ships enter or exit.

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Quark spends most of his time obsessing about what?

He is constantly looking to add to his hoard of latinum.

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Who did Julian Bashir marry in real life?

And she was pregnant during one season, which caused a lot of plot changes.

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How many people inhabit the station?

It is just a small, distant outpost.

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What was the Cardassian name for the space station before Starfleet took over?

As Deep Space Nine it becomes a vital center of trade and security.

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How many episodes of the show aired?

Like all other "Star Trek" shows, it found enduring success.

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Which starship uses Deep Space Nine as a home base?

It doesn't appear until the third season and then becomes a staple of the show.

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