Doctor Strange is a popular character for Marvel both on-screen and in the comic books. He is someone who defends the earth from any mystical threats. How much do you know about him? We have put together a Doctor Strange quiz, which will test your knowledge. This will include questions about him from the movies, comics, and more.
The Ultimate Doctor Strange Quiz
Instructions: Answer the 10 trivia questions below and we will let you know how you scored at the end. It will automatically move you to the next question after you choose an answer.
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Trivia Questions And Answers
Here are all of the quiz questions that you just answered. We have also provided some additional context for each and some frequently asked questions at the very end.
1) When Did Doctor Strange Debut In The Comics?
The character made his debut in Strange Tales #110, which came out in July 1963. This is also the same year that Marvel created the Iron Man character. Strange Tales first made its debut in 1951 and it was published by Atlas Comics.
2) What Is Doctor Strange’s First Name?
The character’s full name is Stephen Vincent Strange. His parents were named Eugene and Beverly. Stephen also had a sister, named Donna Strange who died in a swimming accident when they were younger. In the comics, Stephen also has a younger brother named Victor Strange who died but later became a Vampire.
3) What Year Did The Doctor Strange Movie Premiere, Which Stars Benedict Cumberbatch?
The first movie came out in 2016 and did over $676 million at the Worldwide Box Office. The movie was also a hit among critics, scoring an 89% on the TOMATOMETER from Rotten Tomatoes.
4) Which City Is Doctor Strange From?
His mansion is called Sanctum Sanctorum and it is located in Greenwich Village, which is in New York City. The address is 177A Bleecker Street.
5) What Type Of Doctor Is Stephen Strange?
Prior to the accident that affected his hands, Stephen was a talented neurosurgeon. A neurosurgeon focuses on trauma to the brain and spine. He got his degree from Columbia University and did his residency at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital.
6) Where Did Doctor Strange Go To Get Himself Healed After His Accident?
After his accident, Strange travels to Kamar-Taj in order to get himself healed.
7) In The Comics, What Is The Name Of Doctor Strange’s Lover, Who Is Also A Sorceress?
The character is Clea and she first made her debut in Strange Tales #126, which came out in November of 1964. In the comics, Stephen and Clea have a child together, named Stephen Strange, Jr. Their son goes on to take up the mantle of Doctor Strange before he was killed.
8) In Civil War, Which Side Was Doctor Strange On, Team Captain America Or Team Iron Man?
The answer is neither as he was not involved in the conflict between Iron Man and Captain America.
On a related note, you can take both our Iron Man quiz and our Captain America quiz next.
9) What Is The Name Of Doctor Strange’s Cloak?
It is known as the Cloak of Levitation, which allows him to float and fly.
10) What Is The Name Of The Order That Doctor Strange Belongs To?
The order that he belongs to is the Masters Of The Mystic Arts. They are dedicated to protecting the world from any mystical threats.
Who Created Doctor Strange?
The character was created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. This same duo also created Spider Man together.
Speaking of Peter Parker, we also have a Spider Man quiz that you should test yourself on next.
How Tall Is Doctor Strange?
According to the Marvel Database, he is 6 foot 2 inches tall and weighs 180 pounds.
Who Has Played Doctor Strange?
Here are the actors who have played the character in live-action:
- Peter Hooten played the role in the TV movie, Dr. Strange (1978).
- Benedict Cumberbatch plays the role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This includes appearances in Doctor Strange (2016), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019).
Was Joaquin Phoenix Considered For The Role In The MCU?
The answer is yes. An interesting tidbit is that Joaquin Phoenix turned down the role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Reports suggest that the lengthy press commitments are what turned Phoenix off from the role. Things worked out well for Phoenix in the superhero world though as he went on to win an Oscar for his portrayal of The Joker.
What Was The Cancelled Doctor Strange Movie?
The 1992 movie called Doctor Mordrid was originally supposed to be an adaptation of Doctor Strange. The production company had their rights expire before filming happened, which led to them changing directions. The movie was changed to the title character being named Doctor Mordrid but the similarities are pretty hard to ignore.
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