The Ultimate 30 Rock Quiz

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Why am I wearing a tux? It's after 6 o'clock, Lemon, what am I, a farmer?

30 Rock is short for what?

The architectural style of the building is modern/art deco.

What two guys do their best to keep Tracy Jordan out of trouble?

Dot Com is in love with Grizz’s fiancé.

Whom does Devon marry to secure his spot as an executive at NBC and kick Jack to the curb?

NBC was founded in 1926 by the Radio Corporation of America (RCA).

What was the original name of Liz Lemon’s show before Jack added Tracy Jordan to the lineup?

The Girlie Show is the name Madonna gave to her 1993 world tour!

Before Jack Donaghy fulfills his dream of becoming the head of NBC, what is his official title?

NBC first promoted microwave ovens in 1987.

Who is Liz’s on-again, off-again love interest?

The actor who plays Duffy, Dean Winters, also plays “Mayhem” for Allstate Insurance.

What strange item does Jack collect in secret?

American cookie jars evolved from British biscuit jars.

Who is the spokesperson for “Tracy Jordan’s Meat Machine” once Tracy steps away from the product?

Whoopi Goldberg owns a company that sells medical marijuana products for women.

What does Tracy call his combination porn/video game?

It takes an average of four years to create a video game from idea to market.

Jenna gains weight while she’s on Broadway. When it’s time to return to TGS, why does she want to keep the weight?

According to Fox News, dangerous dieting is rampant in Hollywood. Maybe Jenna had the right idea?

The “forever Republican” Jack dates a progressive liberal Congresswoman named Celeste “C.C.” Cunningham. What state does C.C. represent?

Vermont is 75% forest, which makes it a beautiful place to drive during autumn.

Who played the fun-loving but crooked Eddie Donaghy, Jack Donaghy’s brother?

Nathan Lane plays recurring roles on Modern Family, The Good Wife, and American Crime Story.

After college, Jack gained valuable insight from interning with what Senator?

Senator Ted Kennedy is known as the “Lion of the Senate.”

What is the name of Jack’s nemesis at NBC?

Devon is played by Will Arnett, who also plays Gob Bluth on Arrested Development.

What are the two things that Kenneth the page loves?

Kenneth Parcell is one of six characters who appears in all 138 episodes.

Who plays Bev, the caseworker from the adoption agency who evaluates Liz Lemon?

Megan’s Hollywood star took off when she played Karen Walker in Will & Grace.

What off-brand Mexican Cheetos is Liz obsessed with eating that ultimately gives her a false-positive pregnancy test?

In Spanish Sabor de Soledad means “Taste of Loneliness.”

Who plays Colleen Donaghy, Jack’s mother?

Elaine Stritch became the toast of Broadway and London’s West End long before she was a hit on TV.

Jenna’s in a movie whose name no one understands. What is the name of that film?

"The Rural Juror" is the tenth episode of season one. Jenna's long-awaited film, based on a "Kevin Grisham novel" (John Grisham's brother), revolves around a Southern–born lawyer named Constance Justice.

What crazy cousin of Kenneth’s loves Tracy so much that he tries to hold Tracy captive?

Sean Hayes plays Jesse Parcell. He shot to stardom playing Jack McFarland on "Will & Grace," and is now an executive producer of NBC’s Grimm.

What magazine interviews Jenna when she inadvertently bad-mouths the troops?

Maxim is known for their photo spreads and their Hot 100 list.

Who hosts Kenneth’s wild game show idea, Gold Case?

John McEnroe is a former number one professional tennis player known for his volleys and hot temper.

Who does Liz Lemon mistake for a 12-year-old girl for a flight from Chicago to NYC?

Oprah Winfrey’s long list of interviewees includes TGS’s Tracy Jordan (played by Tracy Morgan).

What fake award does Liz give Tracy to make him feel good and pump up his ego?

The real television Emmys are broken down into two award ceremonies: Primetime Emmys and the Daytime Emmys.

After dating for less than a year, to what city does Liz Lemon’s boyfriend, Floyd, suddenly decide he has to move?

Cleveland is considered the birthplace of Rock & Roll.

Who is in charge of a cabal of influential black Americans called “The Black Crusaders” that is supposedly after Tracy?

Bill Cosby created the cartoon Fat Albert in 1972.

What rare bone disease does Jack’s fiancé Phoebe claim she has?

Osteogenesis Imperfecta is the name of the real rare genetic bone disorder that causes bone brittleness.

What is the name of the last prince of Austria who is totally in love with Jenna?

The actual last Crown prince of Austria was Otto von Habsburg. He was Crown prince of Austria-Hungry from 1916 – 1918, until the dissolution of the empire.

What actress plays Jack’s ex-wife Bianca Donaghy?

Internationally renowned actress Ingrid Bergman is Isabella’s mother.

Of what outdated product does Dennis claim to be king?

Beepers or pagers were big business before the emergence of the cell phone.

From what college did Toofer graduate?

The Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770 is a social club for Harvard University.

Liz thinks it’s her lucky day when flowers arrive at her desk. Who should have received them instead?

Men can blame the custom of sending flowers on Charles II of Sweden, who started it back in the 18th century.

What government agency does Jack work for once Devon takes over NBC?

President G.W. Bush created The Department of Homeland Security after the September 11, 2001, attacks.

Who plays Jack’s work partner, Cooter, at the government agency?

Matthew Broderick plays the lead role in the 80s cult classic, Ferris Buller’s Day Off.

During NBC’s “Green Week”, David Schwimmer plays a mascot that angers cast and crew with his passionate outlook on green-living. What is the name of the mascot?

Aurora is Greenpeace’s giant mechanized polar bear mascot.

Who lives with Liz while he is working on his marriage?

The actor who plays Pete, Scott Adsit, is the tallest member of the regular cast at 6’2”.

In what state does Jack’s mom, Colleen, live?

Florida is the only state that has two separate rivers with the same name - Withlacoochee.

When the writers play “Marry, Boff, Kill?” who is always chosen to die?

The players pick three individuals (alive, dead, and/or fictional) and must confess who they would marry, boff, and kill.

After Liz overhears someone calling her the “c-word,” she goes on a rampage. Who does she overhear?

The "c-word" is considered by many to be the most offensive word in the English language.

Liz comments that Jack goes to Sbarro when he’s stressed, Christie’s when he’s depressed, and where when he’s frisky?

The New York Stock Exchange opened on March 8, 1817.

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