Season 5 Episodes

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Twin Takeover

Season 5, Episode 40 - Air Date: 6/14/2010
Matt and Amy are concerned about the twins' lack of motivation in college; Matt turns the management of Roloff Farms over to the twins at the height of pumpkin season.
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Clash with the County

Season 5, Episode 39 - Air Date: 6/14/2010
A county inspector threatens to shut down the farm before the start of pumpkin season.
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Molly's Sweet Sixteen

Season 5, Episode 38 - Air Date: 6/7/2010
Matt and Amy plan separate celebrations for Molly's birthday; Molly struggles with her driving test.
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Dwarfs in Space

Season 5, Episode 37 - Air Date: 6/7/2010
Zach and Amy kick off the first LP Space Camp; Zach has trouble embracing a leadership role
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Season 5, Episode 36 - Air Date: 5/24/2010
Matt stages a "Fort-A-Thon" for disadvantaged children at the farm while hoping to inspire his own children to get off the couch and get outdoors.
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In the Hole

Season 5, Episode 35 - Air Date: 5/24/2010
Amy struggles to balance being a wife, mother and philanthropist with her golf tournament fundraiser facing financial failure.
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Going, Going, Gone

Season 5, Episode 34 - Air Date: 5/17/2010
Amy's fundraising leadership skills are pushed to the limit by logistical nightmares and personal meltdowns
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Par for the Course

Season 5, Episode 33 - Air Date: 5/17/2010
Amy decides to learn how to play golf and organize a golf tournament fundraiser for the Dwarf Athletic Association; Matt tackles a woodshed project.
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Going for Gold

Season 5, Episode 32 - Air Date: 5/10/2010
Zach struggles to get his team focused on winning the soccer tournament at the World Dwarf Games; the team's gold medal hopes rest on Zach during a shootout.
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Full Court Stress

Season 5, Episode 31 - Air Date: 5/10/2010
Zach's basketball team vies for a gold medal at the World Dwarf Games; a health scare sends one of Zach's teammates to a hospital.
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Belfast and Furious

Season 5, Episode 30 - Air Date: 5/3/2010
With Matt skipping the opening days of the World Dwarf Games in Belfast, Amy is pushed to her limits trying to juggle the roles of coach, player, manager and mother.
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The Statesmen

Season 5, Episode 29 - Air Date: 5/3/2010
After Zach's soccer team gathers at the farm to train for the World Dwarf Games in Belfast, Matt stuns his son by announcing he won't be traveling with the team to Northern Ireland.
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War of the World Games

Season 5, Episode 28 - Air Date: 4/26/2010
Matt appoints himself as manager of Zach's soccer team for the World Dwarf Games; tension builds when Matt and Amy disagree about team sponsorship, jeopardizing her position as a Dwarf Athletic Association board member.
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Field of Schemes

Season 5, Episode 27 - Air Date: 4/26/2010
Under the guise of preparing for an LP soccer camp, Matt goes on a project frenzy - building a huge locker room and a mini Grand Canyon on the farm.
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Vive La Roloff

Season 5, Episode 26 - Air Date: 4/19/2010
The Roloffs reunite in Nice, France, and take a train north to Paris; Matt overbooks their schedule and Roloff chaos erupts on the streets of Paris.
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The Burgermeister's Daughter

Season 5, Episode 25 - Air Date: 4/19/2010
After Zach and Jeremy get lost in a small town on the edge of the Black Forest, the mayor's daughter invites them to spend the night; Molly, Amy and Jake take sights in Italy ranging from Florence to Venice.
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Brothers in Bavaria

Season 5, Episode 24 - Air Date: 4/12/2010
While traveling through Bavaria without a plan, Zach and Jeremy ride a tram to the top of Germany's tallest peak and make an eye-opening visit to the Dachau concentration camp; Amy, Jake and Molly travel from Rome to Pisa in Italy.
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Roman Roloffs

Season 5, Episode 23 - Air Date: 4/12/2010
Molly gets sick while flying to Italy with Amy and Jake; Zach and Jeremy encounter a language barrier in a small town in Germany.
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Season 5, Episode 22 - Air Date: 4/5/2010
The twins have fun in London, but in Amsterdam their personalities clash and a visit to the city's red light district causes friction.
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Twins Go Commando

Season 5, Episode 21 - Air Date: 4/5/2010
After years of growing apart, twins Zach and Jeremy try to reconnect during their first trip to Europe and go backpacking in Scotland.
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Pomp and Circumstance

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 1/18/2010
It's a 19-year milestone as the Roloff twins graduate from high school. Despite being uncertain about what his future holds and just barely making the grade, Zach approaches this transition with maturity.
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Diploma Drama

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 1/10/2010
Amy and Matt's families gather for the twins' pre-graduation party. Jeremy surprises everyone by making the honor roll -- but when Zach's report card includes a failing grade, no one knows whether he'll even be getting his diploma.
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Zach's Ear

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 1/4/2010
After months of increasing problems with his hearing, Zach learns he needs ear surgery. But what begins as a short and simple procedure, becomes a lengthy reconstruction of Zach's eardrum.
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Married at Mid-Life

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 12/21/2009
As Matt and Amy's relationship continues to deteriorate, Matt slips into mid-life crisis. His spending goes over the top and he buys two Mercedes sedans at a time when he's still paying off their big home remodel.
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Unhappy Trails

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 12/14/2009
Matt escorts the Salman family out of Baghdad into Washington, DC and on to Roloff Farms. The Iraqi family experiences a cultural whirlwind as they emigrate to America with the hope of finding freedom and getting life-saving surgeries for their children.
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Little Slickers

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 12/7/2009
Amy goes to Florida where she's the keynote speaker at a charity fundraiser and golf tournament. While she's there, she volunteers at a relief organization and has an inspiring visit to a children's home.
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Little Americans

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 11/30/2009
With lots of dude ranch fun yet in store, Matt decides to leave the trip early. After Matt skips several activities, he goes home, leaving Amy to finish another vacation alone with the kids.
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Making the Grade

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 11/30/2009
It's a Roloff family first as Matt, Amy and all the kids rough it on a Utah dude ranch. Cattle-drives and a fun poker game add to the excitement, and everyone waits to see whether or not Matt will get on a horse.
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Mother's Day?

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 11/16/2009
Molly fails a test that puts her perfect 4.0 GPA at risk, and in an effort to master Spanish, stops speaking English; the twins' visit a local university, but their academic problems make it seem pointless.
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Coach Zach

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 11/16/2009
Matt announces that he's going to Hawaii alone during Mother's Day weekend, which happens to be the same weekend as the twins' 19th birthday, leaving everyone in shock.
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Texting 1, 2, 3

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/9/2009
Zach works at Jacob's soccer camp to pursue his coaching aspirations, but begins wonders if he's got what it takes.
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No Matt Is an Island

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/9/2009
Jacob gets a cell phone for his 12th birthday from Amy and Matt, but they question whether or not he is really ready for the responsibility after he racks up an outrageous bill with over 8,000 text messages.
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Zach's First Stand

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/2/2009
Matt travels with Jeremy, Jacob, Papa Ron and two buddies to the beautiful British Virgin Islands for an adventurous sailboat cruise.
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Amy on Her Own

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/2/2009
When Matt plans a Caribbean sailing vacation on a week that Amy can't get off work, the scheduling conflict divides the family.
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A House Divided

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/26/2009
Amy encourages Matt to organize the basement so the kids can have their friends over in their newly remodeled house.
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School of Hard Knocks

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/26/2009
Amy takes the twins to visit a college, and they learn they are behind on applying and being accepted into schools.
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Game Over

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/19/2009
Zach scrambles to improve his grades before the soccer season ends.
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Downhill Dwarf

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/19/2009
Matt takes Jeremy skiing against Amy's wishes.
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Last Dance

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/12/2009
Amy helps Molly get ready for her first high school formal dance, but it's a bittersweet experience because it's also Zach and Jeremy's last.
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King of His Castle?

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/12/2009
Ten years after he began building Molly's Castle, Matt is dead set on completing what's become his most drawn-out and costly farm attraction.