The Ultimate SpongeBob SquarePants Quiz


By: Staff

5 Min Quiz

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Are you ready kids? Take our quiz to see how much you know about one of Nickelodeon's longest running shows, and its cast of undersea characters.

What instrument does Squidward play?

Squidward's best friend is his clarinet, which he often refers to as "Clary."


Where does SpongeBob live?

SpongeBob lives in a pineapple under the sea, of course — right next door to Patrick, who lives under a rock.


What type of animal is Pearl, Mr. Krabs's daughter?

Pearl is a teenage whale who frequently frustrates her penny-pinching dad.


Where does Sandy Cheeks hail from?

Sandy the squirrel hails from the great state of Texas and has the southern drawl to prove it.


What is the name of SpongeBob's pet snail?

Gary the snail is SpongeBob's loyal pet. Despite being a snail, he is known to meow like a cat.


What is Plankton constantly trying to steal?

Plankton, owner of the Chum Bucket, spends most of his time trying to swipe Mr. Krab's secret patty recipe.


What is the signature dish at the Krusty Krab?

SpongeBob whips up countless Krabby patties as the Krusty Krab's best — and only — fry cook.


Who runs the boating school that SpongeBob attends?

Mrs. Puff is SpongeBob's boating school teacher and often ends up in sticky situations because of her student.


Where does Sandy live?

Sandy — an air breather — lives in a tree that's set inside a giant glass dome under the sea.


Who is Bikini Bottom's favorite superhero?

Mermaid Man and his sidekick Barnacle Boy help defend the town from evil.


What do SpongeBob and Patrick use to drown their sorrows in "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie?"

SpongeBob and Patrick get drunk on ice cream sundaes at the Goofy Goober.


SpongeBob and Flats the Flounder have been best friends since the moment they met.

Flats bullied SpongeBob mercilessly when they met and eventually wore himself out trying to beat SpongeBob up.


What do Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy use to get from place to place?

Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy travel from their mermalair to various crime scenes in their invisible boatmobile.


What is the name of King Neptune's daughter?

Princess Mindy is the daughter of Neptune, as well as the subject of Patrick's crush at times.


Who steals Neptune's crown in "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie?"

Plankton steals Neptune's crown and blames it on Mr. Krabs.


What is the name of SpongeBob's favorite amusement park?

SpongeBob and Patrick head to Glove World to check out attractions like the "Fiery Fist O' Pain."


What is SpongeBob's favorite net-based hobby?

SpongeBob loves to catch jellyfish with a net and often tries to get Squidward to come along.


Who gets the job of manager at the Krusty Krab 2 in "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie?"

Mr. Krabs names Squidward as his new manager because SpongeBob is too immature.


Where does SpongeBob famously rip his pants?

SpongeBob rips his pants at Goo Lagoon while lifting weights with Larry the Lobster.


Who stars in the ghost story that Squidward tells SpongeBob one late night at the Krusty Krab?

The hash-slinging slasher has a rusty spatula for a hand after accidentally cutting his own hand off while working at the Krusty Krab.


What ghostly pirate haunts Bikini Bottom?

The Flying Dutchman frequently haunts SpongeBob and his friends, as well as his enemy King Neptune, God of the Sea.


Which of these did SpongeBob have to explain to Patrick is NOT an instrument?

In one classic SpongeBob scene from the episode "Band Geeks," Squidward is forced to explain to Patrick that mayonnaise is not an instrument — and neither is horseradish.


What was the original name for SpongeBob before the show made it on the air?

SpongeBob was originally going to be named Spongeboy, but the name was already taken by a mop company.


How does SpongeBob escape from Rock Bottom after visiting with Patrick?

After he is stranded in the strange town of Rock Bottom, SpongeBob eventually floats his way home using a helium balloon.


What shape is Squidward's house?

Squidward's house is shaped like a moai — one of those stone heads from Easter Island.


And finally … when's the best time to wear a striped sweater?

The best time to wear a striped sweater is all the time, according to one of the most famous songs from the SpongeBob universe.


What do SpongeBob and Pearl rename the Krusty Krab when they takeover the restaurant?

The Krusty Krab is transformed into the Kuddly Krab during Pearl's brief stint as owner.


Who provides the voice of SpongeBob?

Tom Kenny has been the voice of SpongeBob from the beginning. He was also a voice actor on another Nick show, "Rocko's Modern Life."


How many "sentence enhancers" are there that SpongeBob should steer clear of, according to Mr. Krabs?

Mr. Krab manages to use all 13 forbidden words in one go after stubbing his toe, despite warning SpongeBob that these words should never be uttered.


What year was Mr. Krabs born?

Mr. Krabs was born in 1942, making him 44 years older than SpongeBob, who was born in 1986.


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