49 Indiana Jones Trivia Questions and Answers

Welcome adventurers! As we step into the thrilling world of Indiana Jones with this mega Indiana Jones trivia challenge! 

Prepare to test your knowledge and embark on a quest filled with hidden secrets, worthy of the legendary archaeologist himself. 

Get ready for boulders, trucks, jungles, and snakes – did you know over 7,000 snakes we used in the Well of Souls scene in Raiders of the Lost Ark? Trivia to learn more about Snakes

So, gather your courage, dust off your fedora, and let’s dive into the fascinating universe of Indiana Jones!

Let’s go! 

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General Indiana Jones Trivia Questions 

General Indiana Jones Trivia

Indiana Jones is one of cinema’s most iconic franchises; it was actually inspired by serial adventure films of the 1930s and 1940s.

The movies were created by George Lucas and brought to life by the legendary director Steven Spielberg, and they quickly became a cultural phenomenon with a loyal fanbase, similar to other big-budget franchises like Star Wars (trivia here).

Harrison Ford’s portrayal of the rugged archaeologist has left an indelible mark on pop culture, from his signature outfit to his fear of snakes, he has become a symbol of thrilling escapades.

So, grab your hat, and tighten your whip as we head into round one!


1. What is Indiana Jones’s full name?
Henry Walton Jones Jr.
2. Who is Indiana Jones' loyal friend and sidekick?
3. Which country is the setting for the opening sequence of ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom’?
4. In which film does Indiana Jones retrieve the Sankara Stones?
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.
5. Who is Indiana Jones' love interest in ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’?
Marion Ravenwood.
6. What is the name of the temple where the crystal skull is kept in ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’?
The Temple of the Sun.
7. What mythical object does Indiana Jones search for in ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’?
The Ark of the Covenant.
8. In ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom’, what ancient cult does Indiana Jones encounter?
The Thuggee cult.
9. In ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’, what is the name of Indiana's father?
Henry Jones Sr.
10. In what year was ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ released?
11. In which movie does Indiana Jones recover the Holy Grail?
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.
12. Which real-life historical figure does Indiana Jones encounter in ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’?
Adolf Hitler.
13. In ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’, how many commandments are hidden within the Hebrew writings on the Ark of the Covenant?
Ten commandments.
14. In what year was ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom’ released?
15. What does the Hebrew word kādosh mean? Hint, it was written on the side of the convent in ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’.
16. In what year was ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’ released?
17. What is the full name of the artifact Indiana Jones seeks in ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’?
The Crystal Skull of Akator.
18. In what year was ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’ released?
19. What is the name of the mythical city Indiana Jones seeks in ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’?
El Dorado.
20. What is the name of the Indiana Jones movie that is set to be released in 2023?
Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny.

Cast and Crew of Indiana Jones Trivia Questions 

Cast and Crew of Indiana Jones Trivia

We wouldn’t have this timeless franchise without some brilliant creative minds, so it’s time to shine the spotlight on the talented individuals who brought these adventures to life. 

The cast and crew worked tirelessly to deliver unforgettable thrilling moments, perfectly matched with iconic music and stunning backdrops

The team that created Indiana Jones literally traveled the world to bring us these mesmerizing movies, and you can find out more about each filming location with the following trivia:

China (features in Temple of Doom), France (features in Last Crusade), and Italy (features in Dial of Destiny).

Are you ready to test your knowledge of the people behind the boulder?

Here we go!

1. Which First Assistant Director was bitten by a Python on the set of ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’?
David Tomblin.
2. Which famous composer created the iconic musical score for the Indiana Jones series?
John Williams.
3. Which actor portrays the character Mutt Williams in ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’?
Shia LaBeouf.
4. Harrison Ford is afraid of snakes. True or false?
False - he is not scared of rats or bugs either.
5. Which actor portrays the character Marcus Brody in the Indiana Jones series?
Denholm Elliott.
6. Due to all of the stuntmen being ill during the filming of ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’, who had to step in as the pilot that Indiana knocks out to escape the Well of Souls?
Director Frank Marshall.
7. What did Harrison Ford teach Jonathan Ke Quan to do while filming ‘Temple of Doom’?
He taught him to swim.
8. Who had to take a relaxant before shooting a scene where they were covered in bugs?
Kate Capshaw (aka Kathleen Sue Spielberg).
9. What was the name of Harrison Ford’s stunt double, who actually shot entire scenes in ‘Temple of Doom’ after Ford was flown to LA following a back injury?
Vic Armstrong.
10. Which Indiana Jones movie has Steven Spielberg said is his least favorite, despite meeting his wife (now ex-wife) on set?
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.

Top Scenes in Indiana Jones Trivia Questions

Top Scenes in Indiana Jones Trivia

There are so many memorable Indiana Jones scenes that are impossible to forget.

Even if you aren’t a huge fan of the franchise, there’s no doubt you will still recognize some of the more crucial moments from the movies.

Some of the scenes are so iconic they have been used in other movies, for example, the Rugrats Movie, Toy Story, and Back at the Barnyard have all recreated the ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ boulder scene.

So, how well do you actually remember the movies?

Let’s get going! 

1. Who confronts Indiana Jones at the beginning of ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ after he has survived being chased by the boulder?
Rene Belloq.
2. Which movie opens with Indiana Jones showing a group of Russian soldiers around a warehouse?
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.
3. The flag of which country is on the back of the boat during the boat chase in ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’?
4. How is the ‘Nazi Mechanic’ killed in ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’?
Killed by an aircraft propeller blade.
5. What animals feature in the Jungle Scene in ‘Kingdom of the Crystal Sull’?
6. What ‘Temple of Doom’ scene is considered to be one of the greatest action sequences in the entire series?
The mine shaft chase.
7. What does Indiana Jones jump from, onto a truck, in ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’?
A horse.
8. The opening scenes of ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ is considered to be the greatest opening scene of a movie of all time. How long does the scene last?
Twelve minutes.
9. How did Spielberg get the male tarantulas to move in the terrifying cave scene in ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’?
He put a single female tarantula on Satipo.

Fun Facts about Indiana Jones Trivia Questions

Fun Facts about Indiana Jones Trivia

Are you ready to find out some lesser-known facts about the Indiana Jones franchise?

Maybe you know many of these facts already and are confident you’ll ace this final round, but we hope there will be at least one new fact you’ll take away from this section. 

For example, did you know Indiana was the name of George Lucas’ beloved dog (dog lovers – check out this trivia), or that the idea for the movies came about while Spielberg and Lucas were chilling on a beach in Hawaii (more Hawaii trivia here)

Ready to find out more?

Let’s get going! 

1. What breed of dog was George Lucas’dog Indiana?
Alaskan Malamute.
2. What original surname did Indiana Jones have during the early creative stages of the franchise?
Indiana Smith.
3. Which character in ‘Temple of Doom’ was named after Steven Spielberg’s dog?
Willie Scott.
4. Which actor was offered the role of Indiana Jones before Harrison Ford?
Tom Selleck.
5. What illness did Harrison Ford have while filming ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ which led to a marketplace scene involving a quick shooting rather than the planned lengthy fight?
Food Poisoning.
6. R2-D2 and C-3PO can be seen engraved on a wall in which Indiana Jones movie?
Raiders of the Lost Ark.
7. What did the Cobra throw at the safety glass during the Well of Souls scene in ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’?
8. What is the name of the club in ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom?
Club Obi Wan.
9. What happened to the iconic red and gold sequin dress worn by Willie Scott before filming the opening scenes of ‘Temple of Doom’ which meant extensive rushed repairs needed to be made?
The dress was eaten by an Elephant on set.
10. What is eaten during the feast in ‘Temple of Doom’ that resembles chilled monkey brains?
Custard with raspberry sauce.

More Indiana Jones Trivia Fun – Video Quiz

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We hope you enjoyed this Indiana Jones Trivia. A quiz so good it belongs in a museum! 

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