Can you ace this true or false quiz about the Andy Griffith episode ''Andy and Barney in the Big City''?

True fans can spot the falsities in this quiz!


The season-two episode of The Andy Griffith Show "Andy and Barney in the Big City" follows the title characters as they leave Mayberry in order to get better equipment for the department. Barney can't help himself but get involved in stopping a local criminal to hilarious results.

How well do you know this episode?

See if you can answer all 12 of these true or false questions correctly!

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  1. This is the first episode that takes place outside Mayberry.
  2. Aunt Bea packs a jar of strawberry jam in Andy’s suitcase.
  3. Before he and Andy leave, Barney notices Opie recently lost a tooth.
  4. Barney loves being out of his deputy uniform.
  5. Aunt Bea tells Andy and Barney to knock three times on the door frame “so all will go well.”
  6. The city they travel to is Durham, North Carolina.
  7. The city skyline seen in stock footage in the episode is actually Seattle, Washington.
  8. Andy sees that hotel rooms cost $7 and is surprised by how cheap they are.
  9. Barney feels right at home in the city.
  10. The hotel clerk thinks Barney is a doctor because he signs his name “Barney Fife, MD”
  11. At a fancy restaurant, Andy and Barney try to speak French to the waiter but fail miserably.
  12. The hotel detective is played by Allan Melvin who appeared in seven other episodes.

Can you ace this true or false quiz about the Andy Griffith episode ''Andy and Barney in the Big City''?

Your Result...

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LanceMcCrickard 25 months ago
It’s Aunt Bee… not “Aunt Bea.” Come on MeTV.
Sunflower48 49 months ago
I love the Andy Griffith Show. No matter how many times I see it I never get tired of it. Thank you Metv for such wonderful programming.
RedSamRackham Sunflower48 44 months ago
* Yet I get bored with same B&W episodes shown over & over & over. FGS add the later color episodes to the mix for more diversity. ☺
CRTRAVIS 50 months ago
12 for 12 another great episode from a great show
HerbShanafelt 51 months ago
My WIFE , BECKY & I watch the ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW ....Every Evening !! This form of Hold one Entertainment was when the T.V.Shows made sense& life was Proper having a Good take on things !!
DavidBarker 51 months ago
You got 11 out of 12
Smile, you did great on that quiz!
Missed the Strawberry Jam one
DanGoodwin 51 months ago
Come on people, her name is Aunt BEE, not Bea! Pretty bad when you get the easiest of all TAGS trivia incorrect!
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