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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!

 Jun 16, 2018

1 of 22Pick the correct answer!

Where would you find a "banana seat"?
At an amusement park
In a classroom
On a bicycle

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Why were penny loafers called "penny loafers"?
Because you would put a coin in them
Because they were so cheap
Because a character named Penny wore them in old movies

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Which number takes the LONGEST to dial on a rotary telephone?
1
9
0

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What was unique about the original Mr. Potato Head?
It used a real potato
The accessories were made out of metal
It came with wigs made of horse hair

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

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Who were the Fab Four from Liverpool?
The Everly Brothers
The Who
The Beatles

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Which popular horror film made its debut in the 60s?
The Exorcist
The Shining
Psycho

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Which was a popular TV show in the 1960s?
The Cosby Show
The Mary Tyler Moore Show
Bewitched

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What did the 1950s slang "duck's ass" refer to?
A hyperactive person
A haircut
The tail fins on a car

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What band was John Lennon a member of?
The Who
The Beatles
The Beach Boys

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

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Which famous pop star was drafted into the army in 1957?
Elvis Presley
Michael Jackson
John Lennon

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How many programs or "sides" are there on an 8-track cassette tape?
8
2
4

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Which of the following did NOT occur in the 60s?
The first manned mission is launched by NASA.
Richard Nixon wins the U.S Presidency.
The fall of the Berlin Wall

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Who was Dr. Spock?
A pediatrician and best-selling author
A character on Star Trek
A cabinet member in the Nixon administration

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What was the name of the clown on 'The Howdy Doody Show'?
Clancy
Clarabell
Cookie

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What was unique about the eyes on the original Barbie doll?
Back then they were green, not blue
They were all white, like Little Orphan Annie
They looked off to her right side

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Which of the following people was NOT an original Mouseketeer on The Mickey Mouse Club?
Annette Funicello
Sally Field
Cubby O'Brien

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What company introduced the Hula Hoop, the Frisbee and the Super Ball?
Wham-O
Fisher Price
Mattel

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

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Which war occurred throughout the 60s?
Persian Gulf War
The Vietnam War
World War II

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