The Flash is one of the most popular superheroes from DC. The Flash quiz that we put together will test your knowledge of the character. This includes questions from the comic books, movies, television shows, and more. As a result, only the biggest fans will be able to get a perfect score of 10/10.
The Flash Quiz
Instructions: Make sure to answer the questions below and we will give you a result at the end. We will automatically move you on to the next question and there will also be some social sharing buttons at the end.
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Trivia Questions And Answers
Below are all of the quiz questions and answers. We have also provided some additional context for each of these, which will help you if you got any of them wrong.
1) What Year Did The Flash Make His Comic Book Debut?
The Flash made his comic book debut in 1940. This came in Flash Comics #1, which was released in January of 1940. This was only one year after the creation of Batman and two years after the creation of Superman. This was the Jay Garrick version of the character.
2) Which Of These Names Is The Only One Who Has Not Taken Up The Mantle Of The Flash? (Jay Garrick, Barry Allen, Wally West, or Timmy Mocks)
The answer is Timmy Mocks as Jay Garrick, Barry Allen, and Wally West have all taken up the mantle at one point. Barry Allen is definitely the best known version. Timmy Mocks is a name that was made up and doesn’t belong to any superhero.
3) Who Played The Character In The 1990 TV Series, The Flash?
John Wesley Shipp plays the character in the 1990 TV Series. Shipp is also known for his work on Dawson’s Creek, Guiding Light, and As the World Turns. Shipp also plays the role of Barry Allen’s father on the current Flash TV Show.
4) Who Is Credited With Creating The Character?
Gardner Fox and Harry Lampert are credited with creating the character. Fox is also known as the creator of Hawkman, Doctor Fate, Zatanna and Sandman.
5) Who Plays The Character In The 2014 TV series, The Flash?
Grant Gustin plays the role in the 2014 TV show, The Flash. Gustin is best known for his work on the popular show, Glee.
6) What Job Does Barry Allen Have?
Barry Allen works as a forensic scientist. He worked for the Central City Police Department.
7) Who Plays The Character In The DC Extended Universe?
Ezra Miller plays the character in the DC Extended Universe. Ezra is best-known for his work in movies like The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Trainwreck, and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
8) How Is Wally West Related To Barry Allen?
Wally West is the nephew of Barry Allen. Wally made his comic book debut in 1959 in Flash #110.
9) Which Of These Superheroes Is A Descendant Of The Flash?
The answer is Green Lightning, who is a descendant of both The Flash (Wally West) and The Green Lantern (Kyle Rayner).
Speaking of him, we also have a Green Lantern quiz that you can take.
10) The 2014 TV Series, The Flash, Takes Place In Which Fictional City?
The TV series takes place in Central City, which is a fictional city. Central City was also the main setting of the 1990 The Flash TV series.
How Tall Is The Flash? What Does He Weigh?
According to the DC Database, the Barry Allen version is 5 foot 11 and weights 179 pounds. Wally West is 6 feet tall and weighs 175 pounds. The heights and weights of the other guys who have taken up the mantle have not been specified.
Who Is The Fastest Flash?
Wally West is said to be the fastest version of The Flash. He was able to surpass the speed of even Barry Allen.
Who Is Faster, The Flash Or Superman?
In The Flash #49, it was revealed that The Flash is faster than Superman. During the comic, Superman tried to keep up with both the Barry Allen and Wally West versions of The Flash but was left out of breathe.
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