Quiz: These 25 Trivia Qs Will Separate The Baby Boomers From The Gen X'ers

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How many sides are on an 8-track?

Only a true Baby Boomer will be able to pass this tricky history and trivia test without cheating. Can you get a perfect score?

 Sep 21, 2020

1 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Which actress married Prince Ranier of Monaco in 1956?
Grace Kelly
Marilyn Monroe
Audrey Hepburn

2 of 25Pick Your Answer!

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

3 of 25Pick Your Answer!

What was the name of Russia's first artificial satellite that was launched in 1957?
Sputnik 1
Putin I
Vladmir I

4 of 25Pick Your Answer!

How many programs or "sides" are there on an 8-track cassette tape?
2
8
4

5 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Which American President was assassinated on November 22nd, 1963?
Richard Nixon
John. F Kennedy
Lyndon B. Johnson

6 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Who was the first man to walk on the moon?
Buzz Aldrin
Pete Conrad, Jr.
Neil Armstrong

7 of 25Pick Your Answer!

_____ spelled out "Respect" in this 1967 classic.
Janis Joplin
Aretha Franklin
Grace Slick

8 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Construction of what divisive German landmark began in 1961?
Berlin Wall
Alexanderplatz
Hohenschwangau Castle

9 of 25Pick Your Answer!

What American sitcom followed seven castaways of a shipwreck?
I Dream of Jeannie
Gilligan's Island
Bewitched

10 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Who won the first ever Super Bowl?
Oakland Raiders
Kansas City Chiefs
Green Bay Packers

11 of 25Pick Your Answer!

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

12 of 25Pick Your Answer!

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

13 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Which South African leader was sentenced to life in prison in 1964?
Nelson Mandela
Martin Luther King Jr.
Mahatma Gandhi

14 of 25Pick Your Answer!

What group said they were "California Dreamin" in 1965?
Simon & Garfunkel
The Mamas & The Papas
Creedence Clearwater Revival

15 of 25Pick Your Answer!

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

16 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Who signed the Voting Rights Act of 1965, prohibiting racial discrimination in voting?
George W. Bush
Thomas Jefferson
Lyndon B. Johnson

17 of 25Pick Your Answer!

"God Only Knows" was a massive hit for this band in 1966.
The Beach Boys
Jan And Dean
The Kinks

18 of 25Pick Your Answer!

The black liberation political organization _____ was formed in 1966.
Black Panthers
Brown Bears
White Tigers

19 of 25Pick Your Answer!

The original "Mrs. Robinson" came from which 1967 movie?
The Dirty Dozen
The Graduate
Bonnie and Clyde

20 of 25Pick Your Answer!

"Cut the gas" means what?
Start singing!
Stop driving!
Be quiet!

21 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Which popular news and media show first aired in 1968 on CBS?
Dateline
The Early Show
60 Minutes

22 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Which royal was coronated as Britain's head of state in 1953?
Marie Antoinette
Princess Diana
Queen Elizabeth II

23 of 25Pick Your Answer!

Which American civil rights leader refused to give up her seat in 1955?
Maya Angelou
Rosa Parks
Harriet Tubman

24 of 25Pick Your Answer!

JFK defeated _____ in the Presidential election of 1960.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Lyndon Johnson
Richard Nixon

25 of 25Pick Your Answer!

The last US state to join the country joined in 1959. Which state was it?
California
New Mexico
Hawaii
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