First test: What happens when you see or hear *clap-clap-clap-clap*? If it doesn’t immediately trigger R.E.M.’s “I’ll Be There For You,” you’re probably not a massive Friends fan. The song is as iconic as Rachel’s haircut. (Though, why Gunther’s ‘do never caught on is beyond reason!)
Now that Friends is on HBOMax, there’s zero excuse for not filling every waking second with the antics from those six wild and wacky friends. Monica, Ross, Chandler, Rachel, Joey, and Phoebe have been off our screens since 2004, but are still pop culture icons for today’s generation.
From the moment the show’s pilot aired, people began picking favorites and shipping certain characters. It may not have been called “shipping” back then, but we were all rooting for Mon and Chandler from the very beginning, right? Could there be a cuter couple? This set of Friends trivia is made for fans old and new, fair-weather or truly obsessed. How well can you do? Let’s find out!
1. What instrument does Phoebe play?
2. Which of Phoebe’s songs gets turned into a music video?
3. Who is Phoebe’s twin?
4. What is Phoebe’s birth mother’s name?
5. What is Phoebe’s little brother’s name?
6. What does Phoebe find in a can of pop?
7. What’s the name of the comic book Phoebe steals from Ross?
8. What does Phoebe do for a living?
She’s a masseuse
9. What language does Phoebe try to teach Joey?
10. Phoebe describes Ross and Rachel as being each others’…
11. What is Chandler’s middle name?
12. What’s the game Chandler makes up to give Joey money?
13. Who’s girlfriend does Chander accidentally fall for?
14. What does Chandler’s dad do for a living?
He’s a drag queen in Vegas.
15. What does Rachel say is Chandler’s job?
16. How does Chandler accidentally agree to move to Tulsa?
He falls asleep during a meeting
17. Which of Joey’s sisters does Chandler hook up with?
18. Which of Rachel’s bosses does Chandler date?
Her boss at Bloomingdales
19. Where does Chandler first hook up with Monica?
At Ross’ wedding in London
20. In an effort to get out of a relationship, where does Chandler say he’s moving?
21. Which two friends were friends in high school?
Rachel and Monica
22. Who was in the “I Hate Rachel Green Club?”
Ross and Will
23. Who does Rachel break up with in the first episode?
24. What was Rachel’s childhood dog’s name?
25. What is Rachel most afraid of?
26. What’s the name of Rachel’s assistant, who she ends up dating?
27. Ross and Rachel buy the same tables from what store?
28. What move does Rachel claim is her favorite?
29. What movie is actually Rachel’s favorite?
Weekend at Bernie’s
30. How many pages was Rachel’s letter to Ross?
18 pages, front and back
31. Joey doesn’t share…
32. What is Joey’s profession?
32. What is Joey’s fake name?
33. How many sisters does Joey have?
34. What’s Joey’s agent’s name?
35. What was Joey’s childhood imaginary friend’s name?
36. How is Joey’s character killed off on Days of Our Lives?
He falls down an elevator shaft.
37. What does Joey sleep?
A stuffed penguin
38. What does Joey do when his fridge breaks?
He eats all the food
39. Joey can do what in under 10 seconds?
Drink a gallon of milk
40. What was the name of the dancer Joey lived with?
41. When Monica categorizes her towels, how many categories are there?
42. What is Monica’s biggest pet peeve?
Animals dressed as humans
43. How did Monica meet Richard?
He was friends with her parents
44. What does Richard do for a living?
He’s an eye doctor
45. Who was Monica’s first kiss?
46. What’s in Monica’s secret closet?
47. What’s the name of Monica’s millionaire boyfriend?
48. Who pees on Monica when she’s stung by a jellyfish?
49. How old was Monica when she learned to tell time?
50. Monica walks in on Monica and Chandler having sex. Where are they?
51. Ross gets suspended from the museum because of anger management issues. Why was he angry?
Someone ate his sandwich.
52. Who got mugged when they were younger?
53. What does Ross do for a living?
He’s a paleontologist
54. What does Ross dress up as to entertain Ben?
A holiday armadillo
55. Who was best friends with Ross during college?
56. What happens when Ross puts on leather pants?
He gets stuck
57. Who is Ross’ fantasy/dream girl?
58. What’s the name of Ross’ first wife?
59. What name does Ross say during one of his weddings?
60. Ross’s most memorable line comes when he helps move a couch. What does he say?
61. How many times has Ross been married?
62. What do they call their neighbor whom they watch through a window?
Ugly Naked Guy
63. What started the fire in the girls’ apartment?
Rachel’s Hair Straightener
64. What did Joey name his Barcalounger?
65. Which season was the only one without a Thanksgiving episode?
66. Friends was originally slated to be called what?
67. Chandler says his last name is Gaelic and means what?
“Thy turkey’s done”
68. How many total episodes of Friends are there?
69. What color was the ottoman in Monica’s apartment?
70. When Julia Roberts guest starred on the show, she played a hair and makeup artist who dated Chandler. What was her character’s name?
71. Which Sprouse twin starred on the show as Ross’ son, Ben?
72. Who was Ben’s mom?
Ross’ ex-wife, Carol