Quiz: There’s No Excuse for Scoring Less Than 80% on This Baby Boomer Test

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How much do you know about the greatest generation of all time?

This baby boomer quiz explores all things Fifties and Sixties, from movies, significant events, popular culture, icons, and music! Think you can pass?

 Nov 18, 2020

1 of 20Pick your answer!

What term was used to describe the fan frenzy surrounding the Beatles?
Beatlemania
Beatlefrenzy
Beatleworld

2 of 20Pick your answer!

This political scandal led to President Nixon's impeachment.
The red scare
Floodgate
Watergate

3 of 20Pick your answer!

Which American President was assassinated on November 22nd, 1963?
Lyndon B. Johnson
Richard Nixon
John. F Kennedy

4 of 20Pick your answer!

What American sitcom followed seven castaways of a shipwreck?
Lost
Gilligan's Island
The X-Files

5 of 20Pick your answer!

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

6 of 20Pick your answer!

The _______ War was between the United States and the Soviet Union.
Hot
Long
Cold

7 of 20Pick your answer!

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

8 of 20Pick your answer!

Who was the first man to step on the moon?
Robert F. Kennedy
Lance Armstrong
Neil Armstrong

9 of 20Pick your answer!

Which fashion choice was NOT on the market in in the 1960s?
Beehive hairstyles
Collared dresses
Skinny jeans

10 of 20Pick your answer!

About how much was minimum wage in 1950?
$15.00/hr
$4.00/hr
$0.75/hr

11 of 20Pick your answer!

Which deadly chemical was used heavily in the Vietnam War?
Tear Gas
Stink Bombs
Agent Orange

12 of 20Pick your answer!

In 1956, Elvis Presley made his film debut in _______.
Some Like it Hot
Pretty Woman
Love Me Tender

13 of 20Pick your answer!

Who won the first ever Super Bowl?
Green Bay Packers
Kansas City Chiefs
Oakland Raiders

14 of 20Pick your answer!

Who sang the 1960 hit, "The Twist"?
The Rolling Stones
ABBA
Chubby Checker

15 of 20Pick your answer!

Who was the family in the movie, 'The Sound of Music'?
Brady
Von Trapp
Lewis

16 of 20Pick your answer!

What was the name of Mattel's talking doll?
Mary
Sandra
Cathy

17 of 20Pick your answer!

Telephone numbers used to begin with letters. True or False?
False
True

18 of 20Pick your answer!

What were you instructed to do during an air raid drill at school?
Hide under your desk
Sit against a wall with your head down
Go to the basement

19 of 20Pick your answer!

"Big Girls Don't Cry" is by Frankie Valli & the _________ Seasons.
Four
Twenty
Two

20 of 20Pick your answer!

The Red Scare was the fear of _____________ spreading across the United States.
Socialism
The Plague
Communism
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