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

How well do you remember the Fabulous Fifties?

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 Jun 23, 2018
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Question: 1/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 2/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 3/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 4/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 5/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 6/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 7/50Pick 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.

Question: 8/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 9/50Pick 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.

Question: 10/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 11/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 12/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 13/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 14/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 15/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 16/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 17/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 18/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 19/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 20/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 21/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 22/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 23/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 24/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 25/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 26/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 27/50Pick the correct answer!

golden age
Mae West
Doris Day
Julie Andrews

Question: 28/50Pick the correct answer!

Ingrid Bergma
Ava Gardner
Grace Kelly
Ingrid Bergman

Question: 29/50Pick the correct answer!

Jack Lemmon
Rock Hudson
James Stewart

Question: 30/50Pick the correct answer!

Grace Kelly
Elizabeth Taylor
Marilyn Monroe

Question: 31/50Pick the correct answer!

Cary Grant
James Dean
Richard Harris

Question: 32/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 33/50Pick the correct answer!

grace kelly
Susan Hayward
Grace Kelly
Brigitte Bardot

Question: 34/50Pick the correct answer!

Jane Russell
Dorothy Dandridge
Doris Day

Question: 35/50Pick the correct answer!

frank sinatra
Frank Sinatra
John Wayne
James Stewart

Question: 36/50Pick the correct answer!

I Love Lucy
Lucille Ball
Diana Dors
Ruby Dee

Question: 37/50Pick the correct answer!

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Natalie Wood
Audrey Hepburn
Doris Day

Question: 38/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 39/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 40/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 41/50Pick the correct answer!

presidents, nixon
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James Stewart
Richard M. Nixon
John Wayne

Question: 42/50Pick the correct answer!

Humphrey Bogart
Buster Keaton
Gregory Peck

Question: 43/50Pick the correct answer!

Rita Hayworth
Jayne Mansfield
Eva Marie Saint
Rita Hayworth

Question: 44/50Pick the correct answer!

Errol Flynn
Frank Sinatra
William Holden

Question: 45/50Pick the correct answer!

Marlon Brando
John Wayne
Buster Keaton

Question: 46/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 47/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 48/50Pick 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

Question: 49/50Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 50/50Pick 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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