How much do you know about James Bond?

Bond, James Bond. Roger Moore as the titular spy.
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From the origin of his name to his favorite vehicle, test your knowledge on the world's most debonair spy.

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Gal Gadot
Photo: Fast and Furious

Question 1 of 10 Score: 0

Israeli actress Gal Gadot auditioned to be a Bond girl in this 2008 film:

Gadot, a Tel Aviv native, was studying law when a casting director for "Quantum of Solace" saw her modeling card and asked her to audition. While she didn't get the role, she would later debut in the "Fast and Furious" franchise and eventually take on the role of Wonder Woman.

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James Bond
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Question 2 of 10 Score: 0

James Bond was orphaned after his parents:

As explained in the novels, Andrew Bond and Monique Delacroix-Bond died in a climbing accident in the French Alps. At only 11, James was sent to live with his aunt, Miss Charmian Bond, in the village of Pett Bottom in England.

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Vesper Martini
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Question 3 of 10 Score: 0

In 'Casino Royale,' what is the name of the drink Bond invents?

The Vesper Martini, as described in the books and the 2006 film, is made with gin, vodka and Kina Lillet. Shake, don't stir, and twist a lemon peel over the top. Take a sip and go save the world. For inspiration, check out some other Bond-approved martinis here.

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Aston Martin DB5
Photo: Aston Martin

Question 4 of 10 Score: 0

The first Bond film to feature an Aston Martin was:

1964's "Goldfinger" was the first to kick off the now-iconic relationship between James Bond and the Aston Martin DB5. The vehicle would star an additional seven times, with its most recent appearance in the 2015 film "Spectre."

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James Bond
Photo: James Bond

Question 5 of 10 Score: 0

Ian Fleming named James Bond after:

Fleming chose Bond's name in 1952, taking the inspiration from American ornithologist James Bond, a Caribbean bird expert. "It struck me that this brief, unromantic, Anglo-Saxon and yet very masculine name was just what I needed," he said in a later interview.

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Daniel Craig as James Bond.
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Question 6 of 10 Score: 0

James Bond is adept in boxing, jiu jitsu, and this Israeli sport:

Before taking on the role of James Bond, British actor Daniel Craig trained in the martial art technique of Krav Maga. Originating in Israel, the system's drills include punching, kicking, jabs and takedowns.

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You Only Live Twice
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Question 7 of 10 Score: 0

This renowned children's author wrote the screenplay to 'You Only Live Twice':

British novelist Roald Dahl, a former WWII fighter pilot, penned the screenplay to the 1967 Bond film "You Only Live Twice." Dahl took great liberties with the film's plot, based on Fleming's original book, because he thought it was the author's 'worst' novel and read more like a travelogue. "I could retain only four or five of the original story's ideas," he said.

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Dr. Evil
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Question 8 of 10 Score: 0

Dr. Evil in 'Austin Powers' was based on this Bond villain:

The scarred supervillain Ernst Stavro Blofeld first appeared in the 1961 Bond film "Thunderball." He subsequently appeared in six additional films. His shaved head and feline accessory became the inspiration for Mike Meyers' Dr. Evil character in "Austin Powers."

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Q Bond
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Question 9 of 10 Score: 0

What is the real name of gadget-master 'Q'?

Q's real name was only revealed in three Bond films, with his first introduction in 1962's "Dr. No." The late Welsh actor Desmond Llewelyn is best known for playing Q in 17 Bond films between 1963 and 1999.

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Milos Columbo
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Question 10 of 10 Score: 0

In 'For Your Eyes Only,' Bond ally Milos Columbo is often seen eating this:

Columbo, played by Israeli acting legend Chaim Topol, was rarely seen in the film without a pistachio in hand. At one point, he even uses them to help his team understand the mission objectives. Topol would later star in the 1980 cult classic "Flash Gordon."

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