Take on "Walker, Texas Ranger"—the Quiz!

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For nearly a decade, Chuck Norris portrayed Walker, a Texas Ranger who stopped bad guys, gave back to the community and maintained a high moral standard. How much do you remember about this popular show?

Chuck Norris played the title character. What was Walker's first name?

Cordell Walker was the titular Texas Ranger.

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Walker was a veteran of which war?

Walker served as a Marine in Vietnam.

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What type of combat did Walker teach?

One of Walker's former students, Trnet Malloy, was a recurring character who often helped on cases.

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What city was Walker based out of?

Walker worked for the Texas Rangers' Dallas-Fort Worth division.

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To which Native American tribe did Walker belong?

Throughout the run of Walker, many references were made to Walker's paternal Cherokee heritage.

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What was the name of Walker's partner and best friend?

James "Jimmy" Trivette was in nearly every episode of the series.

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What pro football team did Jimmy Trivette play for?

In the pilot episode, we learned that an injury ended Trivette's career with the Dallas Cowboys.

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What actor portrayed Trivette?

Clarence Gilyard Jr. may be best known for his role as Trivette, but he has also appeared in movies such as Top Gun and Die Hard.

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Trivette said he used to watch what show, which made him want to become a Texas Ranger?

The Lone Ranger ran on TV from 1949-1957.

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What was the name of Walker’s partner before Trivette?

Jimmy Trivette became Walker's partner due to the death of Ranger Bob Mobley.

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What was the first name of the assistant district attorney, who was also Walker's love interest?

Alexandra "Alex" Cahill was a key part of the entire series.

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What actress portrayed Alex?

Along with her role on Walker, Sheree J. Wilson portrayed April Stevens on the long-running series, Dallas.

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What kept Walker from proposing to Alex at the end of Season 5?

Alex Cahill was shot when gunmen led by a vengeful ex-con attacked a wedding, after which Walker had intended to propose to Alex.

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What name did Alex and Walker give their baby girl?

At the end of the final regular series episode, we meet Baby Angela Walker.

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What was the name of the woman Walker loved before he knew Alex?

We learned in Season 4 that Walker had a fiancee, Ellen Garrett, who died in his arms after being shot.

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Who is the only character to regularly call Walker by his first name?

C.D. Parker was a former Texas Ranger.

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What was Trivette’s nickname for C.D.?

Many times, Jimmy Trivette can be heard calling C.D., "Big Dog."

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C.D. owned and operated what type of establishment?

C.D.'s Bar and Grill was a popular setting in the series.

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What criminal was responsible for the death of C.D. Parker?

The final regular series episode of Walker featured an epic showdown with Emile Lavocat, who poisoned C.D. Parker.

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Who raised Walker?

Walker was raised by his uncle, Ray Firewalker.

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What happened to Walker's parents, leading him to grow up with Uncle Ray?

Walker's parents, John and Elizabeth Firewalker, were murdered.

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According to the show's theme song, what should you do "when you're in Texas"?

"When you're in Texas, look behind you, for that's where the Ranger's gonna be."

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Also according to the theme song, what had the unsuspected stranger better know?

Everybody sing, "In the eyes of a ranger/The unsuspected stranger/Had better know the truth of wrong from right."

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What was the name of Walker's martial arts teacher?

Walker was instructed in the martial arts by the father of his friend, Yoshi Sakai.

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What is the name of the martial arts youth group Walker worked with?

Kick Drugs Out of America was also a real-life Chuck Norris cause.

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What is the Ranger motto sometimes quoted on the show?

It's not an official motto, but you can even find "One riot, One ranger." referred to on the for-real Texas Rangers website.

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What historical Texas Ranger would Walker become in flashback episodes ?

Several Walker episodes featured Old West flashbacks to the exploits of fictional Ranger, Hayes Cooper.

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What future superhero and "Great Gatsby" star appeared in a 1994 episode of Walker, Texas Ranger?

Future Spider Man, Tobey Maguire, appeared in The Prodigal Son (Season 1).

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On what network did Walker, Texas Ranger originally air?

The series aired from 1993-2001 on CBS, and still airs frequently in syndication.

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Gage's sister went missing while working. What was her job?

Gage's sister, Julie, was a reporter who got taken prisoner by bad guys while on assignment for a newspaper called The Parkerville Gazette,

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What food was C.D.'s Bar and Grill most known for?

Trivette would often tease CD about his chili.

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Who is the criminal mastermind who Walker battled, at a senator's request, for much of Season 8?

The Chairman was such a tough customer, he took up four episodes in Season 8.

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Walker wasn’t the first Texas Ranger Chuck Norris played. Which was?

In 1983, Chuck Norris starred in the film, "Lone Wolf McQuade."

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