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?
20
14
28

2 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

3 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

4 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

5 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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

8 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

9 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

10 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

11 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"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 audited.
They just got attacked.
They just got married.

13 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

14 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

15 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

16 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

17 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

18 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

19 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

20 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

21 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

22 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

23 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

24 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

25 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

26 of 50Pick the correct answer!

movies/tv, a philidephia story, Katharine Hepburn
MGM
Rita Hayworth
Joan Crawford
Katharine Hepburn

27 of 50Pick the correct answer!

golden age
pinterest.com
Mae West
Julie Andrews
Doris Day

28 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Ingrid Bergma
www.google.com
Grace Kelly
Ava Gardner
Ingrid Bergman

29 of 50Pick the correct answer!

guideposts.com
Jack Lemmon
James Stewart
Rock Hudson

30 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.biography.com
Grace Kelly
Elizabeth Taylor
Marilyn Monroe

31 of 50Pick the correct answer!

movies/tv
www.listal.com
Richard Harris
Cary Grant
James Dean

32 of 50Pick the correct answer!

movies/tv, elizabeth taylor, celebs
MGM Studios
Shirley MacLaine
Elizabeth Taylor
Audrey Hepburn

33 of 50Pick the correct answer!

grace kelly
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!

frank sinatra
pinterest.com
James Stewart
Frank Sinatra
John Wayne

36 of 50Pick the correct answer!

I Love Lucy
pinterest.com
Ruby Dee
Diana Dors
Lucille Ball

37 of 50Pick the correct answer!

SC, quiz
pinterest.com
Natalie Wood
Audrey Hepburn
Doris Day

38 of 50Pick the correct answer!

elvis, culture, celebs, pop culture, Music
pinterest.com
Laurence Olivier
Elvis Presley
Johnny Cash

39 of 50Pick the correct answer!

movies/tv, classic, paul newman, celebs
MGM Studios
Paul Newman
Dean Martin
Frank Sinatra

40 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

41 of 50Pick the correct answer!

presidents, nixon
Wikimedia Commons
John Wayne
James Stewart
Richard M. Nixon

42 of 50Pick the correct answer!

cinemablend.com
Humphrey Bogart
Buster Keaton
Gregory Peck

43 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

44 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Errol Flynn
William Holden
Frank Sinatra

45 of 50Pick the correct answer!

cowboysandindiansmagazine.com
John Wayne
Marlon Brando
Buster Keaton

46 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

47 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

48 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

49 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

50 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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