Academy Awards Quiz

Test your knowledge of Academy Award history.

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  • 1. When did the Academy Awards begin?

    • A. 1925

    • B. 1929

    • C. 1930

    • D. 1939

  • 2. Of what material is the Oscar statuette made?

    • A. Solid bronze

    • B. Plaster

    • C. Brass

    • D. Gold-plated britannium

  • 3. Which film won the best picture award in 2001?

    • A. "Gladiator"

    • B. "Erin Brockovich"

    • C. "Traffic"

    • D. "Almost Famous"

  • 4. Which award category has been added this year?

    • A. Best Comedy Feature

    • B. Best Performance by a Minor

    • C. Best Animated Feature

    • D. Best Title Design

  • 5. Which of the following has not hosted the Academy Awards?

    • A. Alan Alda

    • B. Goldie Hawn

    • C. Johnny Carson

    • D. None of the above

  • 6. How many Academy Awards did "The Godfather" receive?

    • A. 0

    • B. 3

    • C. 5

    • D. 7

  • 7. How many times has Bob Hope hosted the Academy Awards?

    • A. 0

    • B. 5

    • C. 12

    • D. 15

  • 8. Who hosted the Academy Awards from 1969-1971?

    • A. Bob Hope

    • B. Jack Lemmon

    • C. Frank Sinatra

    • D. No one

  • 9. Which film won the award for best cinematography in 1992?

    • A. "Howard's End"

    • B. "The Lover"

    • C. "A River Runs Through It"

    • D. "Unforgiven"

  • 10. Who won the Best Director award in 1980?

    • A. Robert Redford

    • B. David Lynch

    • C. Roman Polanski

    • D. Martin Scorsese

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