SpongeBob Trivia Questions

Think you know everything about the hit Nickelodeon cartoon show SpongeBob SquarePants? Test your knowledge with these 100 questions.

Grab the popcorn, kick up your feet and get ready! For some added fun bring your friends in on the action. Winner gets to decide which SpongeBob episode you watch tonight. Have fun and watch out for the waves!

Easy Questions 

Trivia Question: What is SpongeBob’s pet’s name? 

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Answer: Gary

Trivia Question: What is Gary? 

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Answer: A snail

Trivia Question: What is the name of SpongeBobs favorite amusement park? 

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Answer: Glove world

Trivia Question: What does SpongeBob live in? 

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Answer: A pineapple

Trivia Question: Who is SpongeBobs girlfriend? 

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Answer: Sandy

Trivia Question: What is King Neptune? 

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Answer: A merman

Trivia Question: What is the name of King Neptune’s daughter? 

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Answer: Mindy

Trivia Question: What is Mr. Krabs’ daughter’s name?

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Answer: Pearl

Trivia Question: What animal is Pearl? 

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Answer: A whale

Trivia Question: Who is the lifeguard at the Goo Lagoon? 

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Answer: Larry

Trivia Question: What animal is Larry? 

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Answer: A lobster

Trivia Question: What do SpongeBob and Patrick do for fun? 

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Answer: Go jellyfishing

Trivia Question: What animal does Gary act like? 

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Answer: A cat

Trivia Question: Where is Sandy the squirrel from initially? 

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Answer: Texas

Trivia Question: Where does Patrick live? 

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Answer: Under a rock

Trivia Question: What is the name of the scallop SpongeBob becomes friends with? 

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Answer: Shelley

Trivia Question: What’s the menu’s name at the Krusty Krab? 

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Answer: The Galley Grub

Trivia Question: What is SpongeBobs job at the Krusty Krab? 

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Answer: A fry cook

Trivia Question: What topping is SpongeBob always worried about when making the Krabby Patties? 

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Answer: The pickles

Trivia Question: Where does SpongeBob work? 

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Answer: The Krusty Krab

Trivia Question: How many people work at the Krusty Krab? 

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Answer: Two

Trivia Question: Who works at the Krusty Krab?  

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Answer: SpongeBob and Squidward

Trivia Question: What runs Mr. Krabs’ life? 

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Answer: Money

Trivia Question: Who watches the show more, adults or children? 

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Answer: Children

Trivia Question: What is the name of the town SpongeBob lives in? 

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Answer: Bikini bottom

Trivia Question: Who are SpongeBobs best friends?

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Answer: Gary, Sandy, and Patrick

Trivia Question: What is Sandy? 

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Answer: A squirrel

Trivia Question: What is Squidward? 

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Answer: An octopus

Trivia Question: What is Patrick? 

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Answer: A starfish

Hard Questions

Trivia Question: Who was the creator of SpongeBob?

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Answer: Stephen Hillenburg.

Trivia Question: What was Stephen’s job when he pitched the show to Nickelodeon? 

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Answer: Stephen was a marine biologist.

Trivia Question: What instrument does Squidward play?

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Answer: A clarinet

Trivia Question: What is Squidward’s real name?

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Answer: Squidward Tentacles

Trivia Question: What is the episode’s name when SpongeBob has the flu? 

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Answer: Suds

Trivia Question: What percentage of adults without children watch SpongeBob? 

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Answer: 25%

Trivia Question: Who plays the voice of SpongeBob? 

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Answer: Tom Kenny

Trivia Question: What character does Tom Kenny’s wife play? 

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Answer: Karen, Plankton’s computer wife

Trivia Question: Who is always after the Kabby Patty secret formula? 

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Answer: Plankton

Trivia Question: Plankton’s computer wife is based on who? 

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Answer: Stephen Hillenburg’s wife, Karen

Trivia Question: What was the original name for the show before they settled on SpongeBob? 

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Answer: SpongeBoy

Trivia Question: When is SpongeBobs birthday? 

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Answer: July 14th, 1986

Trivia Question: What episode did viewers get to vote on for the ending? 

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Answer: Shanghaied

Trivia Question: How many ending possibilities were there for the episode, Shanghaied? 

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Answer: Three

Trivia Question: How many times has the Krusty Krab been destroyed? 

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Answer: Twenty-five

Trivia Question: How many times has SpongeBobs home been destroyed? 

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Answer: Twenty

Trivia Question: How many times has Squidward’s house been destroyed? 

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Answer: Thirteen

Trivia Question: How many times has Patrick’s house been destroyed? 

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Answer: Ten

Trivia Question: What is SpongeBob called in German? 

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Answer: SpongeBob Schwammkopf

Trivia Question: What does SpongeBob Schwammkopf mean? 

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Answer: SpongeBob SpongeHead

Trivia Question: What is Mr. Krabs’ ship’s name?

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Answer: S. S. Cheapskate

Trivia Question: SpongeBob was the first cartoon on Nickelodeon to do what? 

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Answer: Have over 200 episodes

Trivia Question: When is Mr. Krabs’ birthday? 

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Answer: November 30, 1942

Trivia Question: What is SpongeBobs real name? 

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Answer: Robert Harold SquarePants Sr.

Trivia Question: What is Sandy’s real name? 

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Answer: Sandra Jennifer Cheeks

Trivia Question: When did the first episode air on Nickelodeon? 

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Answer: July 17th, 1999

Trivia Question: How many seasons does the show currently have? 

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Answer: 22

Trivia Question: How many episodes are there currently of SpongeBob? 

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Answer: 262

Trivia Question: What are the characters in SpongeBob based from? 

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Answer: Stephen Hillenburg’s unpublished comic book

Trivia Question: Who is Mr. Krab based on in Stephen’s life? 

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Answer: His old manager

Trivia Question: Stephen Hillenburg stated that the Krusty Krab and Krabby Patties are what? 

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Answer: Vegetarian, they have nothing made of meat in the Krusty Krab.

Trivia Question: How many limbs does Squidward have?

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Answer: 6

Trivia Question: What celebrities made guest appearances on SpongeBob? 

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Answer: LeBron James, David Bowie, Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Johnny Depp, David Hasselhoff, and Scarlett Johannson.

Trivia Question: What are the names of SpongeBobs favorite superheroes? 

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Answer: Mermaid Man and Barnacle boy

Trivia Question: Who is the voice of Mermaid man? 

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Answer: Ernest Borgnine

Trivia Question: Who is the voice of Barnacle boy?

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Answer: Tim Conway

Trivia Question: Why did Stephen not want to have celebrities appear on SpongeBob? 

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Answer: He didn’t want the show to be compared to other shows like the Simpsons

Trivia Question: When did the first movie air? 

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Answer: 2004

Trivia Question: What celebrity appeared in the first SpongeBob movie? 

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Answer: David Hasselhoff

Trivia Question: What song rose to prominence because of the show? 

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Answer: Sweet victory

Trivia Question: What episode played the song Sweet victory? 

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Answer: Band geeks

Trivia Question: What is the episode’s name said to be the best in the series?

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Answer: Band geeks

Trivia Question: What was the name of the show’s first soundtrack? 

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Answer: SpongeBob SquarePants: the yellow album

Trivia Question: When did the yellow album release? 

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Answer: November 15, 2005

Trivia Question: What was Patrick’s original role in the show? 

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Answer: To be the angry owner of a bar

Trivia Question: What episode sparked political debates because of its depiction of unemployment? 

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Answer: SpongeBob, you’re fired!

Trivia Question: What three people influenced SpongeBobs personality? 

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Answer: Stan Laurel, Pee-Wee Herman, and Jerry Lewis

Trivia Question: What discovery was named after SpongeBob? 

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Answer: A new fungus

Trivia Question: What did David Hasselhoff keep from the movie? 

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Answer: A 12-foot-high replica of himself

Trivia Question: What is SpongeBobs weakness? 

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Answer: His lack of physical strength

Trivia Question: Why does SpongeBob end up working at The Chum Bucket? 

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Answer: Because Mr. Krabs loses a card game

Trivia Question: What is the name of the episode where SpongeBob works at the Chum Bucket? 

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Answer: Welcome to the chum bucket

Trivia Question: What is Plankton’s full name? 

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Answer: Sheldon J. Plankton

Trivia Question: Which character doesn’t have a nose? 

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Answer: Patrick

Trivia Question: Who went to college with Flats the Flounder? 

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Answer: Patrick

Trivia Question: Where does Mermaid Man live? 

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Answer: Shady Shoals rest home

Trivia Question: Which character is a famous news reporter? 

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Answer: Perch Perkins

Trivia Question: In the episode “Employee of the month.” How many employees of the month awards does SpongeBob win? 

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Answer: 26

Trivia Question: What is the name of the place where SpongeBob goes swimming? 

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Answer: Bikini Bottom’s Goo Lagoon

Trivia Question: What is Squidward’s house-shaped like? 

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Answer: Easter Island head

Trivia Question: Who is sentenced to ten years in prison? 

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Answer: Squidward

Trivia Question: In what episode is Squidward sentenced to ten years? 

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Answer: Good ol’ what’s his name

Trivia Question: Who teaches SpongeBob to drive?

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Answer: Mrs. Puff

Trivia Question: Does SpongeBob wear glasses?

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Answer: Yes

Trivia Question: When does SpongeBob wear his glasses? 

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Answer: When jellyfishing

Trivia Question: What is Mrs. Puff? 

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Answer: A blowfish

Trivia Question: What power does Barnacle Boy have that Mermaid Man doesn’t?

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Answer: Sulfur vision

Trivia Question: How much does Patrick weigh?

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Answer: 2 ounces

Trivia Question: Which hero was NOT a member of the International Justice League of Super Acquaintances?

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Answer: Sea Cow Commando

Trivia Question: Who owns a shell emporium? 

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Answer: Angry Jack

Trivia Question: Which Krusty Krab customer gives Mr. Krabs his millionth dollar?

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Answer: Sandals

Trivia Question: Where did Plankton and Karen go for their honeymoon? 

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Answer: They didn’t have one

Trivia Question: What is Tom’s job? 

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Answer: A mattress salesman

Trivia Question: Which character doesn’t have a heart? 

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Answer: Karen

Trivia Question: What is Mr. Krabs’ pets name?

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Answer: Mr. Doodles
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