Do you think you know TV? Just because you're a fan of Mike the Situation or even Dr. House doesn't mean you know everything there is to know about television. Tune into our TV Gone Global quiz and see if you're really spending too much time in front of the "boob tube."
Question 1 of 20
In which year was the first "balloon" satellite communication?
Question 2 of 20
Which network was the first to use satellites to broadcast its programming?
Question 3 of 20
What is a DTH receiver?
Question 4 of 20
Which of the following statements best describes why TV satellite communication benefits rural areas?
Question 5 of 20
Which of the following shows was the first to be broadcast live around the world?
Question 6 of 20
Which war was considered TV’s first "live" war?
Question 7 of 20
"American Idol" was the spin off from which British television show?
Question 8 of 20
Which satellite relayed the first live television transmission between the United States and Europe?
Question 9 of 20
How many people watched Elvis Presley's Aloha from Hawaii concert on Jan. 14, 1973?
Question 10 of 20
Which of the following was the first live satellite broadcast of a sporting event?
Question 11 of 20
Which current television program is the most popular in Europe?
Question 12 of 20
Because of globalization, which of these television shows became the most watched series in American television history?
Question 13 of 20
How many communications satellites are there orbiting the Earth?
Question 14 of 20
How many people watched Neil Armstrong walk on the moon in 1969?
Question 15 of 20
Which media mogul was directly responsible for the globalization of television in the late '80s and early '90s?
Question 16 of 20
Which of the following statements best describes why "The Cosby Show" was so popular overseas?
Question 17 of 20
How many hours of American TV programming are shown in Europe?
Question 18 of 20
Which of the following American talk show hosts is popular in the Middle East?
Question 19 of 20
Which of the following terms describes how the United States uses television and movies to influence public opinion in the Middle East?
Question 20 of 20