Happy Days

Season 1 Episode 7

Fonzie Drops In

Aired Tuesday 8:00 PM Feb 26, 1974 on ABC

Episode Recap

Richie and company play some basketball at school. Potsie gets a B+ on his history exam. Fonzie thinks about re-enrolling in high school after he looks at Potsie's test. Miss Pratt gives everyone a pop quiz, and Fonzie makes an appearance. Fonzie rearranges the seating plan to get the right atmosphere. Fonzie gives Richie his homework to do for him. Richie offers to tutor Fonzie in preparation for his history exam. He invites Fonzie over for dinner and to study. Fonzie takes Howard's seat at the table. Richie and Fonzie work on a secret code for the true/false exam in Richie's room. Richie decides that he can't help Fonzie cheat even though he is his friend. At the test, Fonzie uses a crib sheet on a girl's sweater, and has his notes taped outside the window before they are damaged by a pigeon. Fonzie passes with a 66 and goes to the principal's office to drop out once again. He is satisfied with being the Mickey Mantle of the grease pits. Fonzie thinks about throwing away the exam but decides to keep it. He folds it up and puts it in his jacket pocket. Songs in this episode: "See You Later Alligator" by Bill Haley And The Comets (1956)