Simpsons Trivia

100+ Simpsons Trivia Questions for Die-Hard Fans

A Simpsons quiz will test your knowledge of the show. Even if you’ve seen every episode, it’s hard to remember everything that happened over more than thirty seasons. But you might surprise yourself! Here are some fun Simpsons trivia questions for die-hard fans and casual watchers. Even though you might know a few of them off the top of our head, only a true Simpsons fan will get them all correct.

Fun Simpsons Trivia Questions

Here are some fun trivia questions that you’ll only be able to answer if you’re a huge fan of the show!

Question: The Simpsons originally appeared as a short on what TV show?
Answer: The Tracey Ullman Show.

Question: What is Bart’s full name?
Answer: Bartholomew Jojo Simpson.

Question: Who is Homer’s mother?
Answer: Mona.

Question: What’s lisa’s IQ?
Answer: 159.

Question: Who did Marge go with to her high school’s senior prom?
Answer: Artie Ziff.

Question: Who was Bart Simpson’s voice actor?
Answer: Nancy Cartwright.

Question: What is the real name of Comic Book Guy?
Answer: Jeff Albertson Nerdelbaum Frink Jr.

Question:  The song “I Just can’t Help Myself” was released by the Fox network in which year?
Answer: 1998

Question: Is Simpsons the longest-running primetime comedy series in U.S. television history?
Answer: Yes.

Question: In which season Elizabeth Taylor was featured as a guest star?
Answer: Fourth season.

Question: What year did the Simpsons movie come out?
Answer: 2007.

Tricky Simpsons Trivia Questions

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Some trivia questions are harder than others. If you think you know your stuff, then see if you can answer this next set of questions correctly!

Question: In which episode Homer wishes for the sandwich?
Answer: Monkey’s Paw

Question: When did this animated series start airing?
Answer: 1989.

Question:  What does the J stand for in Homer J Simpson?
Answer: Jay.

Question: What’s the name of the bar Homer frequently drinks at?
Answer: Moe’s

Question: Who is Springfield’s founder?
Answer: Jebediah Springfield.

Question: What part of the opening credits is different almost every week?
Answer: The family sitting on the couch.

Question: What’s the name of the Simpsons’ pet dog?
Answer: Santa’s Little Helper.

Question: What’s Homer’s job?
Answer: Nuclear Safety Inspector.

Question: What’s Marge’s maiden name?
Answer: Bouvier.

Challenging Simpsons Trivia Questions

Here are some trivia questions that you can ask your family and friends. See which one of you is the biggest Simpsons fan!

Question: Who did Matt Groening voice?
Answer: Himself.

Question: What’s Mr Burns’ catchphrase?
Answer: Excellent!

Question: What is the name of Ned Flander’s store at the Springfield Mall?
Answer: The Leftorium.

Question: What’s the name of the Simpsons’ friendly neighbor?
Answer: Ned Flanders

Question: How old is Lisa Simpson?
Answer: Eight years old.

Question: Which former “Cheers” star provides the voice for sideshow bob in the “The Simpsons”?
Answer: Kelsey Grammer

Question: What is the age of Bart Simpson?
Answer: 10 years old.

Question: How did Maude Flanders die?
Answer: She was hit by a t-shirt that was shot out of a cannon for Homer,
but hit Maude off the bleachers.

Question: What are the annual Halloween episodes known as?
Answer: Treehouse of Horror. Each Halloween episode contain three separate stories.

Question: What was the name of Homer’s barbershop quartet?
Answer: The Be Sharps

Question: What are the names of Marge’s cynical twin sisters?
Answer: Patty and Selma.

Silly Simpsons Trivia Questions

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The questions aren’t even close to over! See how many you can get right from this list. Do you have what it takes to answer them all correctly?

Question: Milhouse Van Houten is one of the few residents of Springfield with which of the following traits? Five fingers, purple hair, or eyebrows?
Answer: Eyebrows.

Question: What number is the current Snowball owned by the Simpson family?
Answer: Snowball V.

Question: Which character was mistakenly animated with the wrong color in his/her first appearance on The Simpsons?
Answer: Waylon Smithers.

Question: Who are the only characters on The Simpsons with five fingers on each hand?
Answer: God and Jesus.

Question: What was Homer called in the Arabic version of The Simpsons?
Answer:  Omar Shamshoon.

Question: What kind of beer is usually served at Moe’s Tavern?
Answer: Duff Beer.

Difficult Simpsons Trivia Questions

The questions are getting harder. Even if you’re a true fan, you might get stumped by some of these questions.

Question: When Bart is forced to take an intelligence test, what other student does he swap results with?
Answer: Martin Prince, Jr.

Question: What board game do the Simpsons play in “Bart the Genius”?
Answer: Scrabble.

Question: What does Marge do with Blinky the Three-Eyed Fish?
Answer: Serves him for dinner.

Question: What motel is located in Springfield?
Answer: Sleep Eazy Motel.

Question: How many cats have been with the Simpsons family?
Answer: Five

Question: Which U.S. President referenced The Simpsons in a speech at the Republican National Convention?
Answer: George H. W. Bush.

Question: Who was Bart’s best friend named after?
Answer: President Richard Nixon.

Hilarious Simpsons Trivia Questions

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Here are some more challenging questions. They’re going to make you think, so don’t blurt out the first answer that comes to mind. Really think about it.

Question: What beverage did Homer create?
Answer: Flaming Homer.

Question: What jazz musician does Lisa meet on the streets of Springtown?
Answer: Murphy.

Question: What was the name of the first full length episode shown?
Answer: “Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire.”

Question: In “Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire”, what does Bart want for Christmas?
Answer: Tattoo.

Question: What is the air date of the first episode of The Simpsons?
Answer: December 17, 1989

Question: Which member of the Simpsons family is a Buddhist?
Answer: Lisa

Question: Name Mr. Burns’ teddy bear.
Answer: Bobo

Question: What is Marge’s natural hair color?
Answer: Gray

Hard Simpsons Trivia Questions

Are you having trouble answering these questions yet? Well, you will soon! These are only getting harder.

Question: What did Homer quote on his high school yearbook?
Answer: “I can’t believe I ate the whole thing.”

Question: What is the nickname given to Principal Skinner by his mother?
Answer: Spanky

Question: What’ insect’ character stars on the TV Channel Ocho?
Answer: Bumblebee

Question: Name Lisa’s favorite cartoon characters.
Answer: Happy Little Elves

Question: In ‘The Joy of Sect,’ what was the name of the evil cult that many Springfield residents joined?
Answer: The Movementarians

Question: What is the name of Marge’s inmate when she was in prison?
Answer: Phillips

Weird Simpsons Trivia Questions

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These questions will remind you just how hilarious the Simpsons are. It will make you want to rewatch the show from start to finish.

Question: Which Simpson kid features in the animated short film Playdate with Destiny?
Answer: Maggie

Question: Which fraternity is Smithers a member of?
Answer: Alpha Tau

Question: Who composed “The Simpsons Main Title Theme” of The Simpsons animated television series?
Answer: Danny Elfman

Question: What line of dolls does Smithers collect?
Answer: Malibu Stacey Dolls

Question: Who was Mrs. Krebappel’s first date when she put a personal ad in the paper?
Answer: Jasper

Question: Who was Homer’s secretary when he got promoted?
Answer: Karl

Question: What is the name of the flame-haired exotic dancer that Homer first meets at a bachelor party?
Answer: Princess Kashmir

Question: Who starred as the guest voice for Herb Powell, half-brother of Homer Simpson?
Answer: Danny DeVito

Question: Marge painted several portraits of which Beatle member she had a schoolgirl crush on?
Answer: Ringo.

Clever Simpsons Trivia Questions

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If the Simpsons is your favorite show, then you might be able to answer these without a problem. But it won’t hurt to rewatch a few seasons to refresh your memory.

Question: What is the pseudonym Homer used when he became a sperm donor?
Answer: Thad Supersperm

Question: Which cartoon characters from a segment on The Huckleberry Hound Show inspired The Itchy & Scratchy Show?
Answer: Pixie and Dixie

Question: What caused Homer to utter “Mmmm…incapacitating”?
Answer: After tasting Marge’s pepper spray on eggs

Question: In “The War of the Simpsons” episode, where do Homer and Marge go to buy things for their dinner party?
Answer: Stoner’s Pot Palace

Easy Simpsons Trivia Questions

You’ve answered some pretty challenging questions, so here are a few easier ones. You should be able to answer them, no problem. You could even ask the younger children in your family these questions.

Question: What town do The Simpsons live in?
Answer: Springfield.

Question: Bart Simpson is seen doing what during the opening credits to The Simpsons?
Answer: Writing on a chalkboard.

Question: Mr. Burns is the owner of what in The Simpsons?
Answer: Springfield Nuclear Power Plant.

Question: How many members of The Simpsons family are there?
Answer: 5.

Question: Who is the creator of The Simpsons?
Answer: Matt Groening.

Question: Milhouse Van Houten has a crush on who?
Answer: Lisa.

Question: Mr. Burns has an assistant that goes by what name?
Answer: Waylon Smithers.

Question: A popular clown in Springfield goes by what name?
Answer: Krusty the Clown.

Question: What is “Moe’s” full name?
Answer: Moe Szyslak.

Question: Who works at the Kwik-E-Mart?
Answer: Apu Nahasapeemapetilon.

More Simpsons Trivia Questions

Here is your last batch of questions! Once you’re finished answering them, make sure to pose the questions to your family members and friends. Not only will it make for a fun game but it will get you talking about your favorite show! It’s the perfect way to pass the time.

Question: What episode featured Michael Jackson?
Answer: Stark Raving Dad.

Question: Is Principal Skinner married? Yes or no?
Answer: Yes, in 2012 Principal Skinner married Mrs. Krabappel.

Question: In what episode of The Simpsons was Star Wars referenced?
Answer: Season 17 Episode 360.

Question: Why did Shelbyville, Manhattan, and Jebediah Springfield go their separate ways?
Answer: Due to a disagreement over a lemon tree.

Question: What rock band was Otto driving in his bus?
Answer: Spinal Tap.

Question: About how many characters exist in The Simpsons universe?
Answer: 3,600 to 3,700.

Question: When Mrs. Krebappel put a personal ad in the newspaper, who was the first person she went on a date with?
Answer: Grampa Simpson.

Question: Artie Ziff is a character in The Simpsons best known for doing what?
Answer: A narcissist internet entrepreneur obsessed with Marge.

Question: Where were Marge and Homer married?
Answer: The First Church of Springfield Divine Madness Wedding Fantasy Chapel.

Question: Which singer does Homer mistake for a cleaning lady when she is in Miami to perform the half-timeshow at the Super Bowl in ‘Sunday Cruddy Sunday’?
Answer: Dolly Parton.

Question: What was the name of Milhouse’s first girlfriend?
Answer: Samantha Stanky

Question: What was the name of the person who shot Mr. Burns?
Answer: Maggie shot Mr. Burns when he tried to steal her lollipop.

Question: What was the name of Marge Simpson’s voice actor?
Answer: Julie Kavner.

Question: Which magazine named it the best TV show of the 20th century?
Answer: Time magazine.

Question: Name the voice actor of Lisa Simpson?
Answer: Yeardley Smith.

Question: The episode of the gremlin on the bus is a skit of what movie?
Answer: The Twilight Zone.

Question: Who did Santa’s little helper’s voice?
Answer: Frank Welker

Question: How many voices were given by Harry Shearer?
Answer: He did the voice for Mr. Burns, Waylon Smithers, Ned Flanders, and Principal skinner.

Question: Who did the Milhouse Van Houten voice?
Answer: Pamela Hayden.

Question: What is the name of this show’s production company?
Answer: Gracie Films

Question: How many kids do Homer and Marge have?
Answer: Homer and Marge have three kids: Bart, Lisa, and Maggie.

Question: “To alcohol! The cause of, and solution to, all of life’s problems” is the signature quote of?
Answer: Homer Simpson

Question: Has Maggie ever spoken?
Answer: No.

Question: Do you know the name of Homer Simpson’s voice actor?
Answer: Dan Castellaneta.

Question: Who was Gloria’s voice actor?
Answer: Julia Louis Dreyfus.

Question: What is written on Martin’s t-shirt in the episode of the gremlin on the bus?
Answer: Wang Computers.

Question: Who is Pierce Brosnan?
Answer: Pierce Brosnan is the voice of Simpson’s new hi-tech security system.

Question: What does Bart do, where Homer gets a hair transplant?
Answer: Bart witnessed Snake rob the Kwiki Mart.

Question: “If a cow ever got the chance, he’d eat you and everyone you care about” Who said the above line?
Answer: Troy McClure

Question: What was Ned Flanders’s catchphrase?
Answer: “Okilly-dokilly!”

Question: How Fox and Gracie Films work together?
Answer: Fox orders a certain amount of episodes of any season from the Gracie Films.

Question: How much time does it take to complete the episodes?
Answer: Approximately five months.

Question: For the first three seasons, which animation company worked with Fox?
Answer: Klasky Csupo

Question: How many writers are there in the production crew to pitch ideas for episodes?
Answer: Sixteen Writers.

Question: What is the Simpson’s address?
Answer: 742 Evergreen Terrace

Question: Homer Simpson’s Garbage Song “The Garbageman” was played in which episode?
Answer: In the “Trash of the Titans” episode.

Question: ‘The Simpsons‘ is available in how many mediums?
Answer: Episodes, the Simpsons shorts, comics, the Simpsons movie, and video games.

Question: From which season they started using digital ink-and-paint for animation?
Answer: From the fourteenth season.

Question: In the Fox network the “Testify” song was sung by?
Answer: Bart Simpson and his friends sang the song.

Question: How many awards have been won by the theme?
Answer: National Music Award in 2002 for “Favorite TV Theme, BMI TV Music Award in 1996,1998,2003. The theme music was also nominated for the Emmy in 1990.

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