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'Star Trek': How well do you know the Trek universe?

Chris Pine (l.) stars as a young Captain Kirk and Zachary Quinto (r.) plays a young Spock in the 2009 film 'Star Trek.' (Reuters)

'Star Trek' first hit the air in the 1960s and has since spawned popular spin-off TV series, movies, and novels. How much do you know about the Trek universe? Explore the final frontier and discover how much you know about all things "Star Trek."

- Pamela Cyran

1. On what date did the first episode of Star Trek: The Original Series air?

While TV ratings began to fall during the first of three seasons, Star Trek quickly built a passionate and loyal following. In the first season, NBC received 29,000 Star Trek fan letters, more than for any other except The Monkees, according to the 2007 book, "NBC: America's Network."

While TV ratings began to fall during the first of three seasons, Star Trek quickly built a passionate and loyal following. In the first season, NBC received 29,000 Star Trek fan letters, more than for any other except The Monkees, according to the 2007 book, "NBC: America's Network."

While TV ratings began to fall during the first of three seasons, Star Trek quickly built a passionate and loyal following. In the first season, NBC received 29,000 Star Trek fan letters, more than for any other except The Monkees, according to the 2007 book, "NBC: America's Network."

While TV ratings began to fall during the first of three seasons, Star Trek quickly built a passionate and loyal following. In the first season, NBC received 29,000 Star Trek fan letters, more than for any other except The Monkees, according to the 2007 book, "NBC: America's Network."

Oct. 1, 1965

 

Sept. 10, 1964

 

Jan. 1, 1967

 

Sept. 8, 1966

 
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