Were you alive back in the year 1968, or maybe you just know the gist of the year? Come test your knowledge on this quiz!

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What was the average cost of a new house?

$15,000

$50,000

$75,000

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What was the approximate average price of a gallon of gas?

$0.05

$0.35

$1.00

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What was the average cost of a movie ticket?

$1.50

$3.00

$4.50

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What was the average cost of a new car?

$650

$2,800

$7,300

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How much was a postage stamp in 1968?

2 cents

6 cents

12 cents

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What was the average cost of a hot dog and Coke meal?

$0.10

$0.25

$0.50

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What was the average cost of a dozen eggs?

3 cents

28 cents

53 cents

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What was the average price of a Hershey bar?

5 cents

15 cents

25 cents

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What was the average cost of a can of shaving cream?

25 cents

60 cents

90 cents

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What was the average cost of a bottle of cough syrup?

$0.25

$0.60

$1.15

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What was the average cost of a six pack of American beer?

$0.50

$1.00

$2.00

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How much did a copy of Sports Illustrated cost?

5 cents

18 cents

30 cents

## C+, Youngster

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You definitely were not alive back in the year 1968, it was a lot cheaper back then!

## B+, Middle Aged

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You may have been really young or not quite born yet, but you knew a few from your parent's stories!

## A+, Old Timer

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You must have remembered those days of walking down to the store for some treats!

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1

What was the average cost of a new house?

$15,000

$50,000

$75,000

2

What was the approximate average price of a gallon of gas?

$0.05

$0.35

$1.00

3

What was the average cost of a movie ticket?

$1.50

$3.00

$4.50

4

What was the average cost of a new car?

$650

$2,800

$7,300

5

How much was a postage stamp in 1968?

2 cents

6 cents

12 cents

6

What was the average cost of a hot dog and Coke meal?

$0.10

$0.25

$0.50

7

What was the average cost of a dozen eggs?

3 cents

28 cents

53 cents

8

What was the average price of a Hershey bar?

5 cents

15 cents

25 cents

9

What was the average cost of a can of shaving cream?

25 cents

60 cents

90 cents

10

What was the average cost of a bottle of cough syrup?

$0.25

$0.60

$1.15

11

What was the average cost of a six pack of American beer?

$0.50

$1.00

$2.00

12

How much did a copy of Sports Illustrated cost?

5 cents

18 cents

30 cents