Quiz: Can You Actually Identify Every One Of These 20th Century Items?

Do you know what these 20th century items are?

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 Sep 13, 2018
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Question: 1/50What is this?


1950s, inkwell set
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Faucet caps
Inkwell set
Tea lights

Question: 2/50What is this?


1950s, rubber hot water bottle
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Gardening knee pad
Hot water bottle
Whoopi cushion

Question: 3/50What is this?


1950s, matchstick holder
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Matchstick holder
Card collector
Pager

Question: 4/50What is this?


1950s, toys, yoyo
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Jacobs ladder
Bouncy ball
Yo-yo

Question: 5/50What is this?


1950s, toothpick holder
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Toothpick holder
Birdhouse
Hummingbird feeder

Question: 6/50What is this?


1950s, cookie cutters
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Cookie cutters
Wax sealers
Rubber stamps

Question: 7/50What is this?


1950s, egg wedger
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Clothes iron
Can opener
Egg wedger

Question: 8/50What is this?


1950s, check writer
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Typewriter
Crowd tracker
Check writer

Question: 9/50What is this?


1950s, pill box
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Pill box
Contact lenses case
Broach

Question: 10/50What is this?


1950s, stamp holder
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Washing machine
Lipstick holder
Stamp holder

Question: 11/50What is this?


1950s, s&h green stamp machine
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S&H green stamp machine
Transistor radio
Piggy bank

Question: 12/50What is this?


1950s, drive-in speakers
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Telephone
Drive-in speakers
Walkie talkies

Question: 13/50What is this?


1950s, hair rollers
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Chip clips
Hair rollers
Cigarette holders

Question: 14/50What is this?


1950s, laundry water sprinkler
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Miniature speaker
Laundry water sprinkler
Pager

Question: 15/50What is this?


1950s, skate key
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Locker key
Beer token
Skate key

Question: 16/50What is this?


1950s, transistor radio ear plug
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Hair tie
Transistor radio ear bud
Headphones

Question: 17/50What is this?


1950s, transistor radio
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Transistor radio
Portable megaphone
Guitar speaker

Question: 18/50What is this?


1950s, bubble lights
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Birthday candles
Miniature thermometers
Bubble lights

Question: 19/50What is this?


1950s, lipstick holder
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Cassette tape holder
Bird house
Lipstick holder

Question: 20/50What is this?


1950s, roller skates
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Horse shoes
Roller skates
Foot measurer

Question: 21/50What is this?


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Washing machine
Ice Box
Mini fridge

Question: 22/50What is this?


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Thermometer
Rabbit ears
Spare car wipers

Question: 23/50What is this?


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Library card catalogue
Filing cabinet
Recipe organizer

Question: 24/50What is this?


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Pocket knife
Ice pick
Can opener

Question: 25/50What is this?


1950s, typewriter eraser
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Typewriter eraser
Nail brush
Removable tassle

Question: 26/50What is this?


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iPad
Answering machine
Personal assistant

Question: 27/50What is this?


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Blue-Ray
VCR
Television

Question: 28/50What is this?


rotary phone, vintage items
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Telex Machine
Fax Machine
Rotary Phone

Question: 29/50What is this?


vintage item
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Toaster
Pager
iPad

Question: 30/50What is this?


vintage item
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Hand mixer
Hair dryer
Blender

Question: 31/50What is this?


vintage item
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Neon lamp
Lava lamp
Gas lamp

Question: 32/50What is this?


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Sewing machine
Record player
Etchisketch

Question: 33/50What is this?


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Clothes iron
Fan
Radio

Question: 34/50What is this?


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Megaphone
Phonograph
Telephone

Question: 35/50What is this?


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Sewing machine
Printing press
Juice extractor

Question: 36/50What is this?


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Telephone
Flashlight
Super 8 camera

Question: 37/50What is this?


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Paper shredder
Phonograph
Rolodex

Question: 38/50What is this?


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VHS machine
Atari player
Eight-track player

Question: 39/50What is this?


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Hair dryer
Netti pot
Face steamer

Question: 40/50What is this?


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Apple corer
Egg beater
Meat grinder

Question: 41/50What is this?


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Video Recorder
DVD player
VHS Rewinder

Question: 42/50What is this?


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Cake Mixer
Washing Machine
Ice Crusher

Question: 43/50What is this?


science & tech, pop culture, culture
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Atari
Voice Communication
Compressor

Question: 44/50What is this?


school, career, culture
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Typewriter
Fax Machine
Stenograph

Question: 45/50What is this?


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Disc Cleaner
Hard Drive
Floppy Disc

Question: 46/50What is this?


90s
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Tomigotchi
Pager
Cell phone

Question: 47/50What is this?


90s
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CD Player
Walkman Cassette
Boombox

Question: 48/50What is this?


90s
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Voice recorder
DVD
VHS

Question: 49/50What is this?


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Telephone
Television
Clapper

Question: 50/50What is this?


pop culture
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Betamax Player
Karaoke
Telephone
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