The Decade That Changed Us - How Well Do You Remember The 60s?

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How well do you know the Swingin' Sixties?

This quiz explores all things Sixties, from movies, significant events, popular culture, icons, and music!

 Sep 22, 2020

1 of 25Pick The Correct Answer!

What famous music festival took place in New York in 1969?
Happy Ever After
Ultra
Woodstock

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_________ was shot in 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King Jr.
Robert F. Kennedy

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Who signed the Voting Rights Act of 1965, prohibiting racial discrimination in voting?
George W. Bush
Lyndon B. Johnson
Thomas Jefferson

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This historic speech was given for civil rights on August 28, 1963.
Gettysburg Address
I Have A Dream
Proclamation 1081

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What country did the U.S. fight in the 1960s?
Iraq
Vietnam
Korea

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What "Giant Leap for Mankind" happened in 1969?
First manned spaceflight
First woman in space
First moon landing

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What English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960?
The Beatles
The Temptations
The Beach Boys

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JFK defeated ______ in the Presidential election of 1960.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Richard Nixon
Lyndon Johnson

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On Friday, November 22, 1963, JFK was assassinated by ________.
Jack Ruby
John Wilkes Booth
Lee Harvey Oswald

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The Voting Rights Act, guaranteeing _____ the right to vote became law in 1965.
prisoners
children
African Americans

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In 1964, _______ won the Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent resistance to racial prejudice in America.
Martin Luther King Jr
Malcolm X
John F. Kennedy

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Which South African leader was sentenced to life in prison in 1964?
Mahatma Gandhi
Martin Luther King Jr.
Nelson Mandela

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Who become the first man to set foot on the moon in 1969?
Buzz Lightyear
Sally Ride
Neil Armstrong

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The black liberation political organization _____ was formed in 1966.
White Tigers
Black Panthers
Brown Bears

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In 1967, what band released an album entitled Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band?
Queen
The Beatles
The Rolling Stones

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The _____ involved a stand-off between the U.S. and the USSR that nearly ended in nuclear war in 1962.
Revolutionary War
Cuban Missile Crisis
Vietnam War

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Construction of what divisive German landmark began in 1961?
Hohenschwangau Castle
Berlin Wall
Alexanderplatz

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Which of these chairs was created in 1968?
Lawn Chair
Bean Bag Chair
Reclining Chair

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Which of these children's toys was created in 1968?
Hot Wheels
Legos
Barbie Dolls

20 of 25Name The 60s Movie!

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Paramount Pictures
Rosemary's Baby
Lolita
La Dolce Vita

21 of 25Name The 60s Movie!

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Paramount Pictures
Breakfast at Tiffany's
The Apartment
Barbarella

22 of 25Name The 60s Movie!

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Universal Pictures
The Birds
Vertigo
Dial M for Murder

23 of 25Name The 60s Icon!

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MGM Studios
Brigitte Bardot
Elizabeth Taylor
Vivien Leigh

24 of 25Name The 60s Icon!

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20th Century Fox
Monica Vitti
Veronica Lake
Marilyn Monroe

25 of 25Pick The Correct Answer!

Which president was assassinated on November 22, 1963?
Jimmy Carter
William McKinley
John F. Kennedey
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