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
28
14

2 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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
1996 - 2005
1925 - 1935

5 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

6 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

7 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

8 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

9 of 50Pick the correct answer!

"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 proper.
Don't act so angry.
Don't act so silly.

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 attacked.
They just got audited.
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 laugh.
She's got a great body.

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 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 jock.
He's an outcast.
He's a dreamboat.

17 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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.
You're asking too many questions.
Are you a cop?

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 Beatles
The Who
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.
Hot
Long
Cold

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?
Elvis Presley
Taylor Swift
Marlon Brando

26 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

27 of 50Pick the correct answer!

golden age
pinterest.com
Julie Andrews
Mae West
Doris Day

28 of 50Pick the correct answer!

Ingrid Bergma
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!

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

32 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

33 of 50Pick the correct answer!

grace kelly
www.google.com
Brigitte Bardot
Grace Kelly
Susan Hayward

34 of 50Pick the correct answer!

www.dorisdaytribute.com
Doris Day
Dorothy Dandridge
Jane Russell

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
Lucille Ball
Ruby Dee
Diana Dors

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
Frank Sinatra
Dean Martin

40 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

41 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

42 of 50Pick the correct answer!

cinemablend.com
Buster Keaton
Gregory Peck
Humphrey Bogart

43 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

44 of 50Pick the correct answer!

pinterest.com
Errol Flynn
Frank Sinatra
William Holden

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 Who
The Beatles

47 of 50Pick the correct answer!

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

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"?
Lewis
Von Trapp
Brady

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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