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?
14
28
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?
Beatleworld
Beatlemania
Beatlefrenzy

4 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Between what years were baby boomers born approximately?
1946 -1964
1925 - 1935
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.
That's too bad.
Check out that good looking lady.

8 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

9 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

10 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

11 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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 personality.
She's got a great body.
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 lame party.
It was a bad date.

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...?
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 bullies.
Watch out for the police.

19 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

20 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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?
James A. Garfield
John F. Kennedy
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.
Two
Four
Twenty

25 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

26 of 50Pick the correct answer!

MGM
Joan Crawford
Rita Hayworth
Katharine Hepburn

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
Grace Kelly
Ingrid Bergman

29 of 50Pick the correct answer!

guideposts.com
James Stewart
Jack Lemmon
Rock Hudson

30 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.biography.com
Elizabeth Taylor
Marilyn Monroe
Grace Kelly

31 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.listal.com
James Dean
Cary Grant
Richard Harris

32 of 50Pick the correct answer!

MGM Studios
Shirley MacLaine
Elizabeth Taylor
Audrey Hepburn

33 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.google.com
Susan Hayward
Grace Kelly
Brigitte Bardot

34 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.dorisdaytribute.com
Jane Russell
Doris Day
Dorothy Dandridge

35 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Frank Sinatra
John Wayne
James Stewart

36 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Lucille Ball
Diana Dors
Ruby Dee

37 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Doris Day
Natalie Wood
Audrey Hepburn

38 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Laurence Olivier
Elvis Presley
Johnny Cash

39 of 50Pick the correct answer!

MGM Studios
Frank Sinatra
Dean Martin
Paul Newman

40 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

41 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Wikimedia Commons
John Wayne
James Stewart
Richard M. Nixon

42 of 50Pick the correct answer!

cinemablend.com
Buster Keaton
Humphrey Bogart
Gregory Peck

43 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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 Beatles
The Everly Brothers

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

49 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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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