In our ongoing commitment to providing engaging and stimulating activities for seniors in aged care, we’re thrilled to present “The Ultimate M*A*S*H Quiz.” This quiz is designed to take our beloved residents on a nostalgic journey back to the humor and camaraderie of the iconic TV series, M*A*S*H.
We understand the importance of mental stimulation and social interaction in the lives of our residents. That’s why we’ve curated this delightful quiz, perfect for a cozy afternoon or a lively group gathering. Designed with the unique interests of seniors in mind, our quiz delves into the world of the 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital. So, dear aged care coordinators, it’s time to embark on this trivia adventure with your residents. Let the laughter and reminiscing begin, as we continue to create meaningful activities for seniors in our care. Enjoy the quiz and the camaraderie it brings!
A Printable A4 version of the quiz can be found at the bottom of this page.
The M*A*S*H Quiz
1. What did the word “M*A*S*H” stand for?
- (A) Mobile Army Surgical Hospital
2. What country and war was M*A*S*H based on?
- (A) Korea
3. Major Margaret Houlihan’s nickname on the show was “Hot” what?
- (A) Lips
4. The young Corporal Walter Eugene O’Reilly had a nickname on the show. It’s also the name for a tracking and detecting device. What is it?
- (A) Radar
5. What did Radar keep tucked in his bed?
- (A) Teddy
6. Klinger was a Corporal turned Sergeant Maxwell Q. Klinger. What was so unusual about him?
- (A) He dressed in women’s clothes.
7. Why did Klinger dress in women’s clothes?
- (A) He was hoping it would get him discharged from the army.
8. Alan Alda played a doctor in the show. His name was Captain Pearce, but he had a nickname. What was it?
- (A) Hawkeye
9.Hawkeye had another doctor who shared a tent with him. They played many pranks on their other army mates. What was his name?
- (A) Hunnicutt
10.Larry Linville played the scheming, whining, and obnoxious Major Frank what?
- (A) Burns
11.In what year did the first M*A*S*H series go on TV?
- (A) 1972
12. Which M*A*S*H character stayed in Korea after the war had ended in the show?
- (A) Klinger
Download your printable PDF copy of The Ultimate M*A*S*H Quiz for Seniors