Welcome to the Barbie Trivia Quiz, where we celebrate the iconic doll that has captured the hearts of generations! Barbie, the beloved fashion doll created by Mattel, has been a cultural phenomenon since her debut in 1959, inspiring creativity, imagination, and empowerment in millions of children around the world.
Are you ready to test your knowledge about this cultural icon? We’ve prepared ten captivating questions that will challenge your understanding of Barbie and her influence. From her friends and family to her memorable collaborations and achievements, this quiz covers a wide range of Barbie-related trivia.
Let’s see how well you know the world of Barbie. Are you up for the challenge? It’s time to test your knowledge and reminisce about the timeless charm of this iconic doll!
- What year was the first Barbie doll introduced?
The correct answer is 1959.
Barbie was created by Ruth Handler and first introduced by Mattel, Inc. at the American International Toy Fair in New York on March 9, 1959.
- What is Barbie’s full name?
The correct answer is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
- Barbara Michelle Roberts
- Barbara Marissa Roberts
- Barbara Millicent Roberts
- Barbara Melissa Rogers
Barbie’s full name was created by Ruth Handler, who named the doll after her daughter, Barbara.
- What is the name of Barbie’s boyfriend?
The correct answer is Ken.
Ken, Barbie’s boyfriend, was introduced in 1961 and was named after Ruth Handler’s son, Kenneth.
- What is the name of Barbie’s younger sister?
The correct answer is Skipper.
Skipper was introduced in 1964 as Barbie’s younger sister and has been a popular character in the Barbie family ever since.
- What profession has Barbie not held?
The correct answer is Zookeeper.
Barbie has had over 150 careers, but she has never been a zookeeper.
- What was the first Barbie doll wearing?
The correct answer is black and white striped swimsuit.
- Pink evening gown
- Blue dress
- Black and white striped swimsuit
- Red swimsuit
The first Barbie doll wore a black and white striped swimsuit and came with a pair of sunglasses, high heels, and a ponytail hairstyle.
- Which famous designer created the first designer Barbie?
The correct answer is Oscar de la Renta.
- Oscar de la Renta
Oscar de la Renta was the first designer to create a special edition Barbie doll in 1985.
- In what year was the first African American Barbie doll introduced?
The correct answer is 1980.
The first African American Barbie doll, named “Black Barbie,” was introduced in 1980.
- What is the name of Barbie’s best friend?
The correct answer is Midge.
Midge, Barbie’s best friend, was introduced in 1963 and has been a popular character in the Barbie family ever since.
- What is the name of Barbie’s pet dog?
The correct answer is Tanner.
Tanner, Barbie’s pet dog, was introduced in 2006 and is a golden retriever.