Quizzically… Star Trek

I’m a huge fan of Sci Fi so it only makes sense for me to start off the ‘Quizzically…’ quiz series with one based on Star Trek. This is a new series and will have plenty of other quizzes based on all topics.

Check out the questions below and let me know how you get on!

#1 Which film was preceded by The Wrath of Khan?

Released in 1982, Khan returns in what is considered the best Star Trek film of all time. It wasn’t until 1984 when fans of the series found out that Spock had been rejuvenated by the Genesis planet in ‘The Search for Spock’.

#2 In The Original Series, if you were wearing Red then you belonged to either…

Beginning with the first regular series episode “The Man Trap”, the department colors were slightly altered from the pilot versions: command and helm personnel wear gold shirts; operations, engineering and security personnel wear red; and science and medical personnel wear blue, all with black collars and undershirts.

#3 Recreated in Season One of Star Trek Discovery, which male character is this from The Original Series (Not Kirk)?

Mudd was first encountered by the crew of the USS Enterprise in 2266. Mudd, using the illegal Venus drug, attempted to sell Eve McHuron, Ruth Bonaventure, and Magda Kovacs to a group of lithium miners led by Ben Childress on Rigel XII.

#4 Which year did the BBC first air Star Trek The Next Generation to the British public?

Star Trek: The Next Generation premiered 26 September 1990 and ran until 6 May 1992, up to “The Best of Both Worlds, Part II”. Many of the first season episodes were shown out of original air date order, leading to some inconsistencies in plot lines across the first few episodes.

#5 During the episode ‘Force of nature’, what speed limit is imposed on warp vessels?

Until we can find a way to counteract the warp field effect, the Council feels our best course is to slow the damage as much as possible. Therefore, areas of space found susceptible to warp fields will be restricted to essential travel only, and effective immediately, all Federation vessels will be limited to a speed of – Warp 5 – except in cases of extreme emergency.

#6 Brent Spiner not only played Data but his evil brother called…

Brent Spiner played his evil brother Lore as well as his own father, Doctor Noonian Soong (often Wrong).

#7 Which Star Trek series features the only theme to have words

#8 Which year was Star Trek First Contact released?

1996 marked the 30th anniversary of the Star Trek franchise.[75] First Contact was heavily marketed, to an extent not seen since the release of Star Trek: The Motion Picture in 1979.

#9 Tim Russ has been on-screen since 1985. Which Star Trek film did he also appear?

In 1987, Tim Russ auditioned for the role of Geordi La Forge on Star Trek: The Next Generation, but the part was given to LeVar Burton.  He did however gain a role in the episode ‘Starship Mine’ before also appearing in Generations as a generic ‘Lieutenant’.

#10 The crew of Voyager are thrown how many light years from Earth by the Care Taker?

During their first encounter with the Caretaker, a being looking for someone to take his role over, the crew are transported over 70,000 light years in to the Delta Quadrant.



Mr Spock is pleased so here, please have this Alien wench…

Ohhh, You got a few too many wrong.  Assimilation will be your friend.


Originator of Weekend Lollygagger and second part of Video Game Basement, Tom is a big geek at heart. Happily doing random things left right and center allows the world to view his insanity in all it's technicolor glory.

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