Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Trivia Quiz – 15 Questions And Answers

Embark on a whimsical and intergalactic adventure with the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Trivia Quiz. Based on the cult-classic book series by Douglas Adams, the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy has captured the imaginations of science fiction enthusiasts and comedy lovers alike.

In this quiz, we’ve curated fifteen mind-bending questions that will put your knowledge of this beloved universe to the test. From the eccentric characters and their hilarious exploits to the mind-boggling concepts and witty dialogue, we’ll delve into the depths of Adams’ imaginative world.

So, grab your towel, avoid the gaze of any Ravenous Bugblatter Beasts of Traal, and get ready to journey through the absurd and comedic universe of Douglas Adams. Are you prepared to navigate the twists and turns of this intergalactic adventure? Let’s embark on the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Trivia Quiz and see if you have what it takes to be an honorary hitchhiker!

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  1. What is the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe, and everything?
    • 42
    • 24
    • 23
    • 64
    The correct answer is 42.
    In the book, a supercomputer named Deep Thought reveals the answer to be 42, but nobody knows what the actual question is.
  2. What is the name of the electronic guide that accompanies the protagonist throughout his journey?
    • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
    • The Universal Travel Companion
    • The Galactic Almanac
    • The Intergalactic Traveler’s Guide
    The correct answer is The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.
    The guide is a fictional electronic book that provides advice and information for hitchhikers who travel through space.
  3. What is the name of the protagonist in the series?
    • Zaphod Beeblebrox
    • Trillian
    • Ford Prefect
    • Arthur Dent
    The correct answer is Arthur Dent.
    Arthur Dent is an ordinary human who becomes a space traveler after Earth is destroyed to make way for a hyperspace bypass.
  4. What is the name of Arthur’s alien friend who saves him from Earth’s destruction?
    • Zaphod Beeblebrox
    • Slartibartfast
    • Ford Prefect
    • Trillian
    The correct answer is Ford Prefect.
    Ford Prefect is a researcher for the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and takes Arthur on his adventures through space.

  1. What is the name of the two-headed, three-armed ex-President of the Galaxy?
    • Zaphod Beeblebrox
    • Ford Prefect
    • Trillian
    • Arthur Dent
    The correct answer is Zaphod Beeblebrox.
    Zaphod Beeblebrox is an eccentric character who travels with Arthur and Ford on their adventures.
  2. Which Earth animal is revealed to be the most intelligent species on the planet?
    • Cats
    • Dolphins
    • Elephants
    • Mice
    The correct answer is Mice.
    In the story, mice are actually hyper-intelligent, pan-dimensional beings who commissioned the creation of Earth.
  3. What is the name of the supercomputer that was built to find the ultimate question?
    • Deep Thought
    • Marvin
    • Zarniwoop
    • Earth
    The correct answer is Earth.
    The Earth was designed as a supercomputer by the mice to find the ultimate question, which would correspond to the answer 42.
  4. What phrase does the Guide have written on its cover?
    • Don’t Panic
    • Keep Hitchhiking
    • Always Prepared
    • Stay Calm
    The correct answer is Don’t Panic.
    The phrase is meant to be reassuring for hitchhikers who find themselves in dangerous or unfamiliar situations.
  5. What is the name of the depressed robot who travels with the main characters?
    • Marvin
    • Deep Thought
    • Eddie
    • Gag Halfrunt
    The correct answer is Marvin.
    Marvin, also known as the Paranoid Android, is a robot who suffers from severe depression and boredom.
  6. Which character is the last surviving human besides Arthur?
    • Slartibartfast
    • Ford Prefect
    • Trillian
    • Zaphod Beeblebrox
    The correct answer is Trillian.
    Trillian, also known as Tricia McMillan, is a human who escaped Earth’s destruction and joins the group on their adventures.
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  1. What is the name of the device that allows the characters to understand any language?
    • Universal Translator
    • Babel Fish
    • Galactic Rosetta
    • Polyglot Gadget
    The correct answer is Babel Fish.
    The Babel Fish is a small, yellow fish that, when placed in one’s ear, translates any language instantly.
  2. What is the name of the planet where the main characters meet Slartibartfast?
    • Vogsphere
    • Ursa Minor Beta
    • Magrathea
    • Betelgeuse
    The correct answer is Magrathea.
    Magrathea is a legendary planet that was once home to a race of planet builders.
  3. Which character created the fjords of Norway?
    • Slartibartfast
    • Ford Prefect
    • Trillian
    • Zaphod Beeblebrox
    The correct answer is Slartibartfast.
    Slartibartfast is a Magrathean who takes pride in his award-winning fjord designs.
  4. What is the name of the aggressive and bureaucratic alien race that destroys Earth?
    • Vogons
    • Golgafrinchans
    • Krikkiters
    • Dentrassi
    The correct answer is Vogons.
    The Vogons are responsible for Earth’s destruction to make way for a hyperspace bypass.

  1. What is the name of the spaceship stolen by Zaphod Beeblebrox?
    • Heart of Gold
    • Infinite Improbability Drive
    • Starship Titanic
    • Bistromath
    The correct answer is Heart of Gold.
    The Heart of Gold is a spaceship powered by the Infinite Improbability Drive, allowing it to travel vast distances in an instant.
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