Every 00s Kid Should Be Able To Name These SpongeBob SquarePants Characters

The show Spongebob Squarepants has been on the television since it aired in 1999. It is actually one of the longest running series on Nickelodeon to this day (Spongebob Wiki). "Even though its original network is Nickelodeon, SpongeBob is now broadcast across the world." Over the years we have gotten to know all the characters from the main to the rarely seen.

This underwater world of fun has captivated audiences of all ages, and it will not stop now! Although the amazing creator of the show Stephen Hillenburg has passed, his legacy will live on through this show! This particular quiz will bring out the kid in all of us. Here we will go back to the days where life was just watching Spongebob and laughing along.

This quiz will test knowledge on a majority of the Spongebob characters, and some of their homes. Only the best of the best will be able to name every single one! So get ready to recall the crab, the sponge, the starfish and the squirrel. Try to remember the boating instructor, the computer and even a doodle. Those who pass with 100% are true fans and should be proud they are a part of something great.

Question 1

Name this character

This is Spongebob's very best friend in the whole wide ocean. He is a pink starfish who happens to live under a rock. This character is funny and nice, but he is not always super smart. This character is "unemployed and a self-proclaimed expert in the art of doing nothing," according to Wikipedia. Wikipedia also says, "The furnishings in the space under his rock are made of sand, and he can simply opt to quickly build up furniture as needed; even so, his living space is sparse and contains only the barest essentials." What Spongebob fan can name this character?

Question 2

Name this character

This character is an underwater transplant, who originally came from Texas. She is a mammal so she has to wear a white diving suit when she stays underwater. Her home is a waterproof dome that she can breathe in. When she visits her friends she has to wear her suit. This character was ,"designed by marine biologist and animator Stephen Hillenburg, the show's creator," according to Wikipedia. She is recognizable because she has a Southern accent and large front teeth. The first episode she was in was called "Tea at the Treedome" which aired in 1999. Who is she?

Question 3

Name this character

In the world of microbiology, these little critters are found drifting in the ocean. According to Wikipedia, "these are small and microscopic organisms drifting or floating in the sea or freshwater." They are the prey for lots of ocean creatures. In the world of Spongebob, this guy is a straight villain, out to steal the Krabby Patty secret formula. Spongebob and Mr. Krabs outwit this small character, every time but it is always a battle between them. Squidward is there too, but he is not much help in guarding the secret patty formula. "Ravioli Ravioli Give Me the Formuoli" is his famous quote.

Question 4

Name this character

Here we have another memorable main character from the Spongebob franchise. He lives smack dab in between Spongebob Squarepants and his best friend Patrick Star. Spongebob Wiki tells us, "He works as the cashier of the Krusty Krab, a job he absolutely loathes. He is a very selfish individual and displays an unjustified air of superiority." Some facts that we know about him include his love for self portraits, his desire to play the clarinet and loves taking bubble baths. Some may now know that this character is in fact an octopus. What is this main characters name on the show?

Question 5

Name the character on the left

This fun loving whale is actually half crab, as she is the daughter of the money hungry Mr. Krabs himself. Spongebob Wiki writes, "She seems to have inherited most of her mother's physical traits and her father's small size. On the day she was born, Mr. Krabs bought a celebration banner on sale. It had the words "it's a boy" on it, so he crossed boy out to write girl. She has had the same bed, which her father got for $30." She is kind of spoiled and even goes on a date with Spongebob. Who can name that character?

Question 6

Name this character

This is one of the main characters on Spongebob. This feisty crab is the reason Spongebob has a job as a fry cook. Because of this Spongebob has a lot of respect for him, and always assumes he is right. Spongebob Wiki writes, "His nemesis and business rival is Sheldon J. Plankton, who was his best friend in their respective childhoods, but now constantly attempts to steal the Krabby Patty secret formula." He is a greedy character who is often pretty funny and entertaining. He is all about his business. Who can name this short red character with a sailors voice?

Question 7

Name the character who lives here

This giant brown rock is the cozy home to one of the characters in the cartoon series. Spongebob Wiki says that in the beginning of the show this house, "had nothing in it except a gray TV and a green chair with a lamp beside it. Later on, he has everything made of sand. This house in some episodes has one room and in others, it has a lot of rooms, a stairway, and even a basement." With this ever changing space, it is safe to assume someone would have fun living there. Name the character who lives here!

Question 8

Name this character

This is a character we see quite often in Spongebob's life and times. She has the unfortunate task of teaching him how to drive. Spongebob Wiki says, "Teaching and driving are her passions in life, and she is talented at both, having taught every student other than SpongeBob how to drive." He is the one student she cannot crack. She is a pufferfish, prone to anxiety and panic. However, she never gives up on her students and continued to try and teach Spongebob to drive. She has blonde hair and wears a little har. Who is this important character?

Question 9

Name this character

This character is a serious bodybuilder type who loves the beach. He is a sea creature who loves to work out and show off his muscles. Spongebob Wiki says this character "is one of the strongest creatures in Bikini Bottom. He is very popular and is idolized by many other beachgoers. In "Band Geeks," it is stated that his heart once gave out from too many tanning pills." What a guy! In the real world this character would be boiled and served with garlic butter. So his life under the sea sounds a lot more lively. Who is this character?

Question 10

Name this character

This guy really needs no introduction, but here is a small one anyway. Born wearing a perfectly tied pair of shoes, this yellow character has brought us so much laughter over the years. Especially because the sound of his very own laugh is so silly. He is a fry cook, businessman, cashier, and lover of jellyfish. (Spongebob Wiki) This cheerful sea critter is great at his job, and always has good intentions. The character is who the entire show revolves around, so hopefully no one had to read this entire thing to name the character! Who can name the star of the show?

Question 11

Name this character

Although this character is not actually alive, she is very important to the story. Spongebob Wiki writes, "She is a waterproof supercomputer who lives in the Chum Bucket laboratory. She is Sheldon Plankton's sidekick and wife who supplies him with mysterious plans to steal the Krabby Patty secret formula." She is indeed a loyal wife, who is sometimes over Plankton's shenanigans. "Plankton needs her much more than she needs him." As far as her looks, she has a black interface with light green lines for her eyes. Spongebob fans who enjoyed episodes about stealing the secret formula would know this character well.

Question 12

Name this character

For those who have always wanted to read a physical description about this character here it is. "He is a giant, transparent, brown, dirty bubble, hence his name. He has black eyebrows and pupils. His eyes go above his head when surprised. He can simply capture an object by landing over it and sucking it in." (Spongebob Wiki) This character rolls with Man Ray, the enemy of Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy. He can float, and trap enemies inside him. However, to defeat him all one would need is something pointy and sharp. Who can name this cartoon character?

Question 13

Name this character

Not to be confused with regular Squidward, this particular character has the face of a Greek god. Spongebob Wiki writes that this character is, "is an alter-ego of Squidward Tentacles who appears in the episodes "The Two Faces of Squidward" and "Chatterbox Gary." The very handsome Squidward appears in a painting in the latter episode." The change in appearance occurs after hitting himself in the face with a door. What if that was the real way to become better looking! People would face slam into doors all day long. What did they call Squidward after his unfortunate accident?

Question 14

Name these characters

This dynamic duo is a pair of retired superheroes that Spongebob and Patrick idolize. Spongebob Wiki says they wear the same outfits every episode writing that one character "wears a nearly identical costume in every episode (to shells on each side) and his powers, which include being able to control the creatures of the sea, are also similar those of Aquaman." This pair loves to fight crime, even if their old age holds them back. They also enjoy watching TV at the local retirement home. They drive an invisible vehicle called The Invisible Boat Mobile, so it is something hard to find it.

Question 15

Name this character

Ghostly, green, nice but also mean. That is this Spongebob character in a nutshell! He enters the city of Bikini Bottom on board his ancient underwater pirate ship. Spongebob Wiki describes this character as " a ghost who has a green glow around him, yellow eyes with black irises, a scraggly beard, a pirate hat with a chunk taken out; a handbag marked "Souls," a droopy nose, a coat, little pigtails, and a ghostly tail, and also speaks with a West Country pirate accent." He is a funny addition for this show, and sometimes scares poor Spongebob. Who is he?

Question 16

Name the character who lives here

This Easter Island Head is located at 122 Conch Street according to Spongebob Wiki. It is smack dab in between a pineapple and a rock. As far as the floor plan, Spongebob Wiki writes, "The ground floor consists of three adjoining rooms; the one at the front being the living room. The living room consists of a bookcase with some of jazz records, a couch, coffee table and TV. Behind the living room is the kitchen with a fridge, an island counter, and four cabinets." It is the perfect place to do art and play jazz music. Who lives here?

Question 17

Name this character

This is a case of a cartoon drawing within a cartoon. This character is initially an innocent drawing created when Spongebob finds a pencil from above water. He soon becomes a menace to the town, screaming gibberish and has to be stopped. After chasing this silly character around town Spongebob and Patrick finally have him. "When they corner him, SpongeBob erases the character with the magic pencil. However, unknown to SpongeBob and Patrick, SpongeBob misses one of his arms." (Spongebob Wiki) He is black and white, and a tough guy to stop. Try to figure out this character’s name!

Question 18

Name the character who owns this restaurant

This is a failing business across the street from the successful Krusty Krab. Spongebob Wiki says that this restaurant "is normally unable to compete with the Krusty Krab because it serves foul-tasting foods made from chum. It rarely gets any customers." A hamburger beats a bucket of chum any day. The owner of this place has a long standing rivalry with Mr. Krabs and is always trying to steal the Krabby Patty recipe. This character is quite jealous of Mr. Krabs and all his success. The owner of this restaurant also works alongside a computer named Karen. Who is he?

Question 19

Name this character

This cute little sea snail is Spongebob’s house pet. He usually meows like a kitten whenever he speaks, but there was one episode where he actually spoke! In the episode "Chatterbox" it is revealed that this character has quite an extensive vocabulary. Spongebob Wiki tells us that this little guy loves himself some cookies, poetry and long walks underwater. One funny thing that occured was when this snail gives Spongebob some help. Spongebob Wiki says he "helps SpongeBob tie his shoes in "Your Shoe's Untied," revealing that he wears brown shoes on his feet that are hidden under his body." Try to figure out this character’s name!

Question 20

Name the character on the left

This character came into the show on an epiosde called "Pickles", and is kind of annoying type of guy. He loves to eat at the Krusty Krab and causes an issue when he pretends that Spongebob left off the pickles from his burger. Spongebob Wiki says this guy is an "obese, olive green-skinned bass who wears a light orange tank top, orange-brown pants, and black glasses. His lips and other parts of his body are olive-green, while his stomach is a lighter green. He has a bit of speech impediment and breathes very deeply." Who can name this selfish green character?

Question 21

Name this character

This is an occasional character in the Spongebob series, who has given us a couple of very memorable moments. The very first episode he appeared in was "Ripped Pants" when Spongebob ripped his pants at the beach. He is always worried about his food, and in one episode screaming "Chocolate! Chocolate! Chocolate!" as he tried to buy every piece of chocolate off of Spongebob. He is also the recipient of the very first Krusty Krab pizza that Spongebob and Squidward deliver. They brave the long journey to deliver it only to realize they forgot his drink. What is his name?

Question 22

Name the character who lives here

"Who lives in a pineapple under the sea?" This fruit flavored home is three stories tall and home to the fun and bubbly main character of the series. Spongebob Wiki gives more details, writing "there is a garage in the back of the house and two windows in the front. The garage is first seen in the episode "Reef Blower." Out back of the house, the backyard is closed in by a square of flowers, much like the ones seen in the sky. It also has an outdoor tap where a hose can be attached, as seen in "Unreal Estate."

Question 23

Name this character

This soapy character is "a sentient soap bubble created by SpongeBob when he feels lonely in the episode of the same name. SpongeBob takes him to the Krusty Krab and Goo Lagoon, where the seemingly inanimate bubble inadvertently causes trouble and angers everyone he came in contact with, before revealing he is sentient and living." (Spongebob Wiki) Spongebob attempts to feed this character, and then has him pay in soap bubble dollars. He goes most of his time without speaking, but decides to let everyone know he's leaving town just before someone pops him with a needle. Who is this?

Question 24

Name this character

Be careful, this character could sting you! The scientific name for this type of sea creature is Cnidaria Rex, but who can recall what it is called in the Spongebob series? He is large, and we can see through his body. He wears a crown to distinguish himself from the rest. He is a bit dangerous only because his tentacles are electrified and he can actually shot out bolts of electricity if he gets upset. Spongebob Wiki says, "He appears to be nice to anyone he meets unless they trick him." So it is best to never trick him!

Question 25

Name this hamburger

Face it, we all wanted to taste this hamburger at some point in our lives. Plankton always tries to steal the secret formula that made them so good! Spongebob Wiki says this is a "popular burger served at the Krusty Krab. It is the best known food at the restaurant and the most famous burger in Bikini Bottom. It first appears in the episode "Help Wanted" and is what SpongeBob cooks most of the time at his job." There was also an episode where the burgers were served in a wide variety of colors. Who knows the name of this famous underwater burger?

Question 26

Name this character

Introducing the reporter for the town on Bikini Bottom! He first appeared in the episode "Ripped Pants." Spongebob Wiki writes, "makes his first appearance in "Ripped Pants" as the announcer of the surfing competition at Goo Lagoon. He appears frequently in the show as the news reporter and announcer." He is a purple fish with a dark purple jacket and red tie. He is always on the scene when news in happening in town. For example, he reported when the Krusty Krab ran out of krabby patties for the town. That would have been a huge crisis! What is his name?

Question 27

Name the character who owns this restaurant.

This fast food restaurant is the home of the famous Krabby Patty hamburger. It is also the place Spongebob Squarepants and Squidward Tentacles work every day."SpongeBob loves his job and is great at it, while Squidward is the exact opposite, and hates his job and is terrible at it." The menu consists of "typical fast food products such as french fries and sodas, as well as underwater foods such as coral bits and Kelp rings." (Spongebob Wiki) The owner of this establishment is very cheap and does not pay his employees very well. He loves to save money. Who owns this popular restaurant?

Question 28

Name the character who lives here.

If a description of this place is needed to identify who lives there, here it is! Spongebob wiki writes, "its most notable feature is the powerful, nearly impenetrable airtight 35-foot tall polyurethane dome that surrounds it, letting no water seep in and allowing [the character] to survive without her special pressurized suit. On the inside of the dome, there is a picnic table, hamster wheel, and a bird bath." It is a perfect place to train, eat and hibernate come winter. It is the one place that does not allow water in, so a mammal can live there. Who lives here?

Question 29

Name the character on the right

In the funniest episode called,"No Weenies Allowed" this character is a bouncer who decide who can get into this exclusive new club. He is known for saying, "Welcome to The Salty Spitoon. How tough are ya?" (Spongebob Wiki) He wears a green headband, has purple lips and a tattoo on his chest that says mom. That is pretty tough, indeed! He allows Sandy to enter the establishment, but decided Spongebob is not tough enough. Spongebob keeps on attempting to prove himself, and eventually fakes a fight to get in. Once inside, he slips on some ice and has to leave.

Question 30

Name this character

He is the arch enemy of Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy. His outfit is " a blue helmet shaped like the head of a manta ray and red skin. His gloves, boots, and Speedo are a deep blue color. He has no head under his helmet." (Spongebob Wiki) He is not the most powerful villain, although he is good in a fight. His group includes the Dirty Bubble, Atomic Flounder and Sinister Slug. Spongebob Wiki shares a fun fact: "Oddly, he can remove his head and is still able to talk. This is shown in "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy III" and "Shuffleboarding."

Question 31

Name this character

This rather ugly creature first appears in season 2 in the episode "Sandy, SpongeBob, and the Worm." It is encountered because Spongebob believes it's mouth to be a cave. Spongebob Wiki describes it like this: "At the Krusty Krab, SpongeBob gives everybody a description of the worm: he says it is big, scary, pink, and "all wiggly," to which he wiggles to justify his point. It is revealed to speak, although its only vocal is a long "Ouch!" Spongebob and Sandy eventually run this large being off of a cliff to save the day. Who remembers exactly what it was called?

Question 32

Name this character

This elderly fish is hard of hearing, so we may have to speak a little louder here. He is a minor character in the series, but is usually noticed because he cannot hear what is going on and needs some extra assistance. He has been around since PLankton and Mr. Krabs were young. Spongebob Wiki says his "personality depends on which version he is. However, most of the time, he is a quiet, yet adventurous and ambitious elder fish. He dislikes flying machines." In some episodes he wears his glasses, and in others he does not. Who can name this character?

Question 33

Name this character

This famous painting has been on the show throughout the years, and sings a very catchy theme song. And it goes a little something like this. “Are you ready, kids? I said, are you ready? Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? Spongebob Squarepants! Absorbent and yellow and porous is he. Spongebob Squarepants! If nautical nonsense be something you wish. Spongebob Squarepants! Then drop on the deck and flop like a fish. Spongebob Squarepants!" That was a theme song that almost everyone knew at one point. He started the show off right. Try to figure out this painting’s full name!

Question 34

Name this character

This upscale octopus is the rival of our pal Squidward. Spongebob Wiki writes, "He is a very wealthy, self-serving, unibrow-endowed octopus who has succeeded in everything Squidward has failed in and thus looks down upon him. Squidward is painfully jealous and constantly attempts to show him he's not a loser, with varying results. He owns a private yacht, a private lake, a private heliport, a private island, and a balloon/casino." A notable moment is the episode when Squidward become the band leader and produces an excellent performance. This character is so surprised by Squidward's success with the band that he passes out.

Question 35

Name the city that Spongebob lives in

Located deep in the bottom of the Pacific Ocean, west of California is this city we have come to know and love. This beloved city is home to all the amazing characters that were featured on this quiz. There are many different things to eat, see and do in this cartoon city. Spongebob Wiki writes that this city's geography "consists of mountains, dense forests, lakes, lagoons, caves, grasslands, reefs, and rivers. In The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, volcanoes, trenches, and deserts are shown in the surrounding region." It is a vibrant city, with a name worth remembering. What is it called?

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