Quiz: You'll Only Pass This History Test If You Lived Through The 70s


Can you remember the '70s?

See how well you really remember the events of the 1970s by taking this quiz and answering questions about the world at the time.

 Aug 26, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
Who won the Vietnam War?
North Vietnam
South Vietnam
2 of 15Pick your answer!
The Yom Kippur War was between several Middle Eastern nations and which country?
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Which US President was the Watergate Scandal associated with?
Richard Nixon
Ronald Regan
4 of 15Pick your answer!
Played on the silver screen by Meryl Streep, who was the first female British Prime Minister?
Margaret Thatcher
Mary Thatcher
Mildred Thatcher
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Name the infamous Cambodian Dictator of the 1970s.
Pol Pot
Adolf Hitler
Josef Stalin
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Which famous horror film featuring a little possessed girl was released in the 1970s?
The Shining
The Exorcist
7 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following famous musicians did NOT die during the 1970s?
Janis Joplin
Michael Jackson
Elvis Presley
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these men was NOT US President in the 1970s?
Jimmy Carter
Ronald Regan
Gerald Ford
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Which famous band broke up in August of 1970?
Bon Jovi
The Beatles
10 of 15Pick your answer!
In what year did the Vietnam War finally end?
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Which famous musical was turned into a film starring John Travolta in 1978?
Les Miserables
12 of 15Pick your answer!
Which famous physicist came up with his black-hole theory in the 1970s?
Thomas Edison
Stephen Hawking
Alexander Graham Bell
13 of 15Pick your answer!
Which band sang the song “Dancing Queen”?
The Beatles
The E Street Band
14 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following technologies first took place in the decade?
Social media
15 of 15Pick your answer!
Which famous shark movie was released in the 1970s?
Deep Blue Sea
Into the Blue
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