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The Andy Griffith Show 2

What do you know about The Andy Griffith Show 2?  Try this Alan's FUN TV Trivia quiz.  "Check Your Answers" at the end of the quiz.

 Alan's TV Shows FUN Trivia Q&A.  Trivia powered by ABE1) On February 15, 1960, Andy Griffith first appears as Sheriff Andy Taylor of Mayberry, North Carolina.  What is the show he appears on?

  • I Love Lucy
  • Phil and Glades
  • Donna Reed Show
  • Danny Thomas Show

2) Future players in The Andy Griffith Show, Frances Bavier and Ron Howard, appears in the episode as townswoman, Henrietta Perkins, and Sheriff Taylor's son, Opie.

  • True or False?

3) The show's theme music, "The Fishin' Hole", is composed by Earle Hagen and Herbert Spencer, with lyrics written by Everett Sloane. Who performs the whistling in the opening sequence?

  • Ry Coder
  • Earle Hagen
  • Andy Griffith
  • Jim Nabors

4) Initially, Griffith plays Taylor as a heavy-handed country bumpkin, grinning from ear to ear and speaking in a hesitant, frantic manner. The style recalls that used in the delivery of his popular monologues such as "What it Was, Was Football". He gradually abandons the 'rustic Taylor' and develops a serious and thoughtful characterization.

  • True or False?

5) Who is the show's sole sponsor?

  • General Foods
  • Proctor and Gamble
  • WalMart
  • Chrysler

6) The show is filmed at Desilu Studios, with exteriors filmed at Forty Acres in Culver City.  Woodsy locales are filmed north of Beverly Hills at Franklin Canyon.

  • True or False?

7) Goober is known for his (bad) impressions of celebrities. He does Cary Grant ("Judy Judy Judy"). Who is Goober?

  • Avery Bundy
  • Ben Kinchloe
  • George Lindsey
  • Bob Denver

8) The character 'Andy Taylor' is ranked #8 in TV Guide's list of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" (20 June 2004 issue). What is his rank?

  • # 1
  • #8
  • #16
  • #32

9) The series is a moderate hit, never placing lower than seventeenth in the Nielsen Ratings and ending its final season at number ten.

  • True or False?

10) Along with Andy Griffith and Ron Howard, who does NOT appear in all eight seasons?

  • Francis Bavier
  • Don Knotts
  • Hope Summers
  • Aneta Corsaut

Check Your Answers


The Andy Griffith Show 2 (Answers)

  1. Danny Thomas Show
  2. True
  3. Earle Hagen
  4. True
  5. General Foods
  6. True
  7. George Lindsey
  8. #8
  9. False. The series is a smash hit, never placing lower than seventh in the Nielsen Ratings and ending its final season at number one.
  10. Aneta Corsaut

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