Quiz: Is Your Memory Strong Enough To Answer 50 Questions About The 50s?

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How well do you remember the Fabulous Fifties?

This quiz explores all things Fifties, from actors and actress, significant events, places, popular culture, icons, and more!

 Jun 23, 2018

1 of 50Pick the correct answer!

What was the average age of a bride in the 1950s?
28
14
20

2 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

3 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

4 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Between what years were baby boomers born approximately?
1925 - 1935
1996 - 2005
1946 -1964

5 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Which war did Eisenhower NOT want the US to intervene with?
Vietnam War
Cold War
World War II

6 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"The boys are going for pinks" means...?
The boys only date Pink Ladies.
The boys are going to get fired.
The boys are racing for car titles.

7 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"Ain't that a bite" means...?
That's too bad.
Ain't that a stoke of good luck.
Check out that good looking lady.

8 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"I've got gringles" means...?
I've got acne.
I've got hives.
I've got worries.

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"Those boys are cruisin' for a bruisin'" means...?
Those boys are growing up too fast.
Those boys are looking for trouble.
Those boys are racing cars.

10 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"Don't act so frosted" means...?
Don't act so silly.
Don't act so proper.
Don't act so angry.

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"Let's go play some backseat bingo" means...?
Let's go neck in the car.
Let's go throw some rocks through that car window.
Let's go do some shots in the car.

12 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"They just got circled" means...?
They just got married.
They just got attacked.
They just got audited.

13 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"She's got a classy chassis" means...?
She's got a great body.
She's got a great personality.
She's got a great laugh.

14 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"Cut the gas" means...?
Stop the car!
Stop sneezing!
Be quiet!

15 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"It was a total fake out" means...?
It was a lie.
It was a bad date.
It was a lame party.

16 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"He's a total fream" means...?
He's a dreamboat.
He's a jock.
He's an outcast.

17 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"Give me a bell" means...?
Kiss me.
Call me on the phone.
Lend me a couple dollars.

18 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"Watch out for the heat" means...?
Watch out for cars.
Watch out for the police.
Watch out for bullies.

19 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"Are you writing a book?" means...?
Are you a cop?
You're such a writer.
You're asking too many questions.

20 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"Don't flip your wig" means...?
Don't be so annoying.
Don't get so excited.
Don't be a prude.

21 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

22 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Which president was assassinated in the 50s?
John F. Kennedy
James A. Garfield
William McKinley

23 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

24 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

25 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Who released their first single song from Memphis, Tennessee?
Marlon Brando
Elvis Presley
Taylor Swift

26 of 50Pick the correct answer!

MGM
Rita Hayworth
Katharine Hepburn
Joan Crawford

27 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Mae West
Julie Andrews
Doris Day

28 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.google.com
Ava Gardner
Ingrid Bergman
Grace Kelly

29 of 50Pick the correct answer!

guideposts.com
James Stewart
Jack Lemmon
Rock Hudson

30 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.biography.com
Grace Kelly
Elizabeth Taylor
Marilyn Monroe

31 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.listal.com
Richard Harris
James Dean
Cary Grant

32 of 50Pick the correct answer!

MGM Studios
Shirley MacLaine
Audrey Hepburn
Elizabeth Taylor

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www.google.com
Grace Kelly
Brigitte Bardot
Susan Hayward

34 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.dorisdaytribute.com
Dorothy Dandridge
Jane Russell
Doris Day

35 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
John Wayne
Frank Sinatra
James Stewart

36 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Diana Dors
Lucille Ball
Ruby Dee

37 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Natalie Wood
Doris Day
Audrey Hepburn

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pinterest.com
Elvis Presley
Laurence Olivier
Johnny Cash

39 of 50Pick the correct answer!

MGM Studios
Dean Martin
Frank Sinatra
Paul Newman

40 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Dwight D. Eisenhower'
Clark Gable
Marlon Brando
Dwight D. Eisenhower

41 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Wikimedia Commons
Richard M. Nixon
John Wayne
James Stewart

42 of 50Pick the correct answer!

cinemablend.com
Buster Keaton
Gregory Peck
Humphrey Bogart

43 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.google.com
Eva Marie Saint
Rita Hayworth
Jayne Mansfield

44 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
William Holden
Errol Flynn
Frank Sinatra

45 of 50Pick the correct answer!

cowboysandindiansmagazine.com
Marlon Brando
Buster Keaton
John Wayne

46 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

47 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

48 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Why were the baby boomers given their name?
because of the high birth rate post-WWII
they were born when the atomic bomb was being made
the birth rate was significantly lower than past generations

49 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

50 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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