Quiz: You'll Only Get 15/20 On This Quiz If You Still Remember The 80s


The 80s were gnarly.

A quiz about various cultural, musical, and artistic aspects of the 80s in the United States, including celebrities, movies, and more.

 Oct 26, 2017

1 of 20Pick your answer!

The King of Pop _______ released "Thriller" during this decade
Henry Burly
Michael Jackson
Larry Davis

2 of 20Pick your answer!

Which was one of Madonna's top 80s hits?
Like a Virgin
I Wish
Please No

3 of 20Pick your answer!

What movie features 5 high schoolers stuck in detention on a Saturday?
The Breakfast Club
Dixie Chicks
Heaven on Earth

4 of 20Pick your answer!

_____ was a popular video game during this era
Burger Time
Turn Around

5 of 20Pick your answer!

In the movie "Footloose," what led to the dance ban?
fast food coma
a car accident
airplane crash

6 of 20Pick your answer!

What was E.T.'s favorite candy in the movie of the same name?
M & Ms
Reese's Pieces
Mars Candies

7 of 20Pick your answer!

Wendy's commercials featured a woman saying
Who are you?
Not now!
Where's the beef?

8 of 20Pick your answer!

Casey Karem's signature sign-off phrase on his top 40 show was "Keep your feet on the ground and keep _______"
your goals low
reaching for the stars
your heart in the sky

9 of 20Pick your answer!

In 1980, about 40 women died of Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS). What was the cause?
E. coli

10 of 20Pick your answer!

The video game _______ features a yellow crescent character that avoids ghosts and eats circles

11 of 20Pick your answer!

Cabbage Patch Kids were originally called what?
Small Towners
Little People

12 of 20Pick your answer!

President Ronald Reagan gave out jars of _____ to White House visitors?
jelly bellys
Hershey's kisses
Mars Bars

13 of 20Pick your answer!

In which state did Mount St. Helens famously blow its top in 1980?
North Dakota

14 of 20Pick your answer!

The nation was captivated by Baby _____, who fell into a well in her aunt's back yard in Texas

15 of 20Pick your answer!

Which popular 1980s group had a hit with "Careless Whisper"?
Who You

16 of 20Pick your answer!

______, aka MDMA was legal until 1985

17 of 20Pick your answer!

If someone said something was "bad," that meant that it was
very cool

18 of 20Pick your answer!

If someone told you to "bag your face," that meant they thought you were
really ugly
super pretty

19 of 20Pick your answer!

_____ is another way of saying body

20 of 20Pick your answer!

An acceptable 80s comeback is
throw me the ball
eat my shorts
lowkey honey
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