The Captain Planet Quiz

With the failure of the junk shot and top kill, it's clear that the only solution left for the oil spill is to call on Captain Planet. Since that isn't a real option (as much as my seven-year-old self would like to believe it is), we can at least celebrate the Earth's superhero with a quiz. See how much you remember about the classic Captain Planet and the Planeteers cartoon.

1 of 15
What region of the world was the Planeteer with the power of wind from?
South America
Eastern Europe
Brooklyn
Australia
2 of 15
Which villain was voiced by Martin Sheen for three seasons?
Sly Sludge
Duke Nukem
Zarm
Hoggish Greedley
3 of 15
What is the name of Ma-Ti’s pet spider monkey?
Zumi
Lula
Exu
Suchi
4 of 15
What was the name of Dr. Blight’s mechanical sidekick?
VILE
HATE
MAL
Acidifier 3000
5 of 15
True or false: The Planeteers lose their powers when Captain Planet is present.
True
False
6 of 15
In the first season episode “Two Futures,” which Planeteer begins to doubt the importance of their work and goes back in time to never become a Planeteer
Wheeler
Kwame
Ma-Ti
Gi
7 of 15
According to the show’s theme song, what is “the thing to do?”
Picking up the trash
Cleaning up the planet
Caring for Mother Earth
Saving our planet
8 of 15
Who voiced Gaia?
Meg Ryan
Janet Jackson
Whoopi Goldberg
Jane Fonda
9 of 15
When Gaia first gives the Planeteers their rings, she transports them to her island home. What is the name of the island?
Hope Island
Earth Island
Terrasia
The Isle of Heart
10 of 15
What is the order of the powers as called out in the theme song?
Wind, Water, Fire, Earth, Heart
Earth, Fire, Wind, Water, Heart
Water, Earth, Fire, Wind, Heart
Fire, Water, Wind, Earth, Heart
11 of 15
Which villain was fond of wearing Hawaiian shirts and had a sidekick named Leadsuit?
Looten Plunder
Dr. Blight
Duke Nukem
Hoggish Greedley
12 of 15
The notable episode “A Formula for Hate” dealt with what taboo issue, especially for a children’s show?
HIV/AIDS
The sex trade
Heroin
Genocide
13 of 15
When the supervillains combine to create Captain Pollution, which of the following is NOT one of the rings used?
Super radiation
Smog
Ozone
Toxics
14 of 15
What channel did Captain Planet and the Planeteers air on?
ABC
CBS
TNT
TBS
15 of 15
Though he was dispatched by Captain Planet in the first season, what revives Captain Pollution in a later episode in the fourth season?
A nuclear bomb detonated by Commander Clash
An asteroid covered in alien chemicals
Medicine invented by Dr. Blight
Toxic contamination from a mine