Can you match the Doctor Who episode to the Doctor? TV quiz

And so we are here again Whovians, about to embark on another classic Doctor Who quiz! Prepare yourselves for yet another thrilling dive into the rich, complex universe of “Doctor Who” – one of the longest-running and most loved science fiction series in existence. Today, we take a turn through time, spotlighting the incredible actors who have brought the timeless character of the Doctor to life over the years.

From the enigmatic charm of William Hartnell’s First Doctor to the quirky wit of Matt Smith’s Eleventh Doctor, and the gruff warmth of Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor, each actor has brought their unique spin to this iconic role – and of course every viewer has “their Doctor” who remains important to them, often their first.

Now, it’s time to put your knowledge of the Doctors to the test – and theirs no room for favourites in this quiz which spans a full 60 years of the show’s history! We’ve assembled a list of 20 memorable episodes spanning the Classic and New series. Your task is simple: match the episode title to the Doctor’s incarnation who starred in it.

So, fasten your seatbelts and set the coordinates. The TARDIS is about to embark on a journey through time and space.

On your marks, get set… Allons-y!

Can you match the Doctor Who episode to the Doctor?


Which incarnation of the Doctor appeared in each of the following Doctor Who episodes?

  1. “The Dalek Invasion of Earth”
  2. “The War Games”
  3. “The Sea Devils”
  4. “Genesis of the Daleks”
  5. “The Caves of Androzani”
  6. “The Trial of a Time Lord”
  7. “Rose”
  8. “The Girl in the Fireplace”
  9. “Blink”
  10. “The Eleventh Hour”
  11. “The Impossible Astronaut”
  12. “The Day of the Doctor”
  13. “Listen”
  14. “Twice Upon a Time”
  15. “Resolution”
  16. “The Timeless Children”
  17. “The Tenth Planet”
  18. “The Deadly Assassin”
  19. “The Five Doctors”
  20. “The Time Meddler”


  1. “The Dalek Invasion of Earth” – First Doctor (William Hartnell)
  2. “The War Games” – Second Doctor (Patrick Troughton)
  3. “The Sea Devils” – Third Doctor (Jon Pertwee)
  4. “Genesis of the Daleks” – Fourth Doctor (Tom Baker)
  5. “The Caves of Androzani” – Fifth Doctor (Peter Davison)
  6. “The Trial of a Time Lord” – Sixth Doctor (Colin Baker)
  7. “Rose” – Ninth Doctor (Christopher Eccleston)
  8. “The Girl in the Fireplace” – Tenth Doctor (David Tennant)
  9. “Blink” – Tenth Doctor (David Tennant)
  10. “The Eleventh Hour” – Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith)
  11. “The Impossible Astronaut” – Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith)
  12. “The Day of the Doctor” – Tenth and Eleventh Doctors (David Tennant and Matt Smith)
  13. “Listen” – Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi)
  14. “Twice Upon a Time” – Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi)
  15. “Resolution” – Thirteenth Doctor (Jodie Whittaker)
  16. “The Timeless Children” – Thirteenth Doctor (Jodie Whittaker)
  17. “The Tenth Planet” – First Doctor (William Hartnell)
  18. “The Deadly Assassin” – Fourth Doctor (Tom Baker)
  19. “The Five Doctors” – First to Fifth Doctors (Richard Hurndall as First Doctor, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker (through archived footage), and Peter Davison)
  20. “The Time Meddler” – First Doctor (William Hartnell)

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