Was this TV show a top-rated hit in 1965, 1975 or 1985?

Sorting these series into the correct decade is harder than it seems.

Television shows live and die by their Nielsen ratings. For decades, the ratings service has compiled a Top 30 list of television shows for the season. If a show failed to crack the Top 30, it would mean bad news.

Below, you'll find a list of 15 TV shows. They all ranked in the Top 30 for the 1965–66, 1975–76 or 1985–86 television seasons. Actually, most of them were Top 20 shows. So you should remember them all, right?

Try to match them all to the correct year!
  1. Gunsmoke
  2. The Waltons
  3. One Day at a Time
  4. Highway to Heaven
  5. Good Heavens
  6. Laverne & Shirley
  7. Kate & Allie
  8. Valerie
  9. Phyllis
  10. The Lucy Show
  11. Daktari
  12. Falcon Crest
  13. The Red Skelton Hour
  14. I've Got a Secret
  15. You Again

Was this TV show a top-rated hit in 1965, 1975 or 1985?

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Terrence 1 month ago
A couple of wild guesses
Igaveyoumyfakename 27 months ago
15/15. Because I never heard of Good Heavens, Daktari and You Again. So I looked them up. LMAO!
Russ 34 months ago
Someone needs to look at the definition of "top".
Lacey 40 months ago
13/15 I did not know some of these were so popular so soon in their run.
Kate & Allie would be a good sitcom to add to the METV lineup.
Tresix 40 months ago
14/15, missed that last one. Never heard of "You, Again?", although it sounds familiar.
Jon 40 months ago
By the way. Both Valerie & You Again? Premiered in March of 1986 making the answer technically incorrect.
Vrinda 40 months ago
You got 13 out of 15
Wow! You are plugged right in to TV history! Nice work!
DiscoDave 40 months ago
Good Heavens, You Again? 13/15
Geronimo 40 months ago
Never heard of "You Again"
MrBill 40 months ago
14/15; missed I've Got a Secret - I think it was on in the 60's and 70's but the 70's may have been a revival.
EllisClevenger 40 months ago
You got 8 out of 15
You are a little out of sync. Looks like you could use a little more practice. Keep trying!
I was so 'out of sync' with this quiz, I couldn't identify one object with one eyeball!
RedSamRackham 40 months ago
There was a joke that Life With Lucy should've been called You Again? ☺
cperrynaples RedSamRackham 40 months ago
Yep, that was a bad show and Lucy should have passed on it!
BobZayas RedSamRackham 27 months ago
There was another joke that Life With Lucy should have been called On Golden Lucy.
BrittReid 40 months ago
10/15..Crash and burn.
Geronimo BrittReid 40 months ago
And BritReid is Batman
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