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Can You Pass 1960s Trivia 101?

The 1960s were a dynamic time of change and progress in many fields. How much do you know about this decade of peace, war and change?

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What was the name of the first manned spaceflight to land on the Moon?
Apollo 9
Apollo 11
Apollo 13

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Which album was the best-selling album of the 1960s?
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
Best of The Beach Boys
The Sound of Music

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Which conflict in 1962 brought the world closest to nuclear war?
Cuban Missle Crisis
Bay of Pigs
Six Day War

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Who became President after President Kennedy was assassinated?
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Richard Nixon
Lyndon B. Johnson

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On January 15, 1967, the first annual championship for a national sports association is held. Which event is this?
Super Bowl
Stanley Cup
World Series

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Which animated TV family had their first debut in 1960?
The Jetsons
The Flinstones
The Addams

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Which major soda is introduced in 1960?
Orange Crush
Sprite
A&W Root Beer

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Which country sends the first person into space in 1961?
Soviet Union
United States
France

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In 1965 the first stadium rock concert is held at Shea Stadium in New York. Which band plays?
The Rolling Stones
The Beatles
The Who

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In 1969, which "hippie cult" is charged with murder?
The Briley Brothers
Manson Family
The Smiley Face Killers

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In 1962 the first movie in this franchise is released, a total of 6 will be released by the end of the decade and it is still having movies made today. Which franchise is this?
Star Trek
James Bond
Pink Panther

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In 1968 this civil rights leader was assassinated, who was he?
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Fred Hampton
Malcolm X

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Not bad. You managed to answer several questions correctly. You have a good knowledge of the 1960s, both major events and cultural events. You are a 1960s Trivia Expert.

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Great Job! You managed to answer most, if not all, of the questions in this quiz correctly. You have a great knowledge of the major historical and cultural events of the 1960s. You are a 1960s Trivia Master!
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1
What was the name of the first manned spaceflight to land on the Moon?
Apollo 9
Apollo 11
Apollo 13
2
Which album was the best-selling album of the 1960s?
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
Best of The Beach Boys
The Sound of Music
3
Which conflict in 1962 brought the world closest to nuclear war?
Cuban Missle Crisis
Bay of Pigs
Six Day War
4
Who became President after President Kennedy was assassinated?
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Richard Nixon
Lyndon B. Johnson
5
On January 15, 1967, the first annual championship for a national sports association is held. Which event is this?
Super Bowl
Stanley Cup
World Series
6
Which animated TV family had their first debut in 1960?
The Jetsons
The Flinstones
The Addams
7
Which major soda is introduced in 1960?
Orange Crush
Sprite
A&W Root Beer
8
Which country sends the first person into space in 1961?
Soviet Union
United States
France
9
In 1965 the first stadium rock concert is held at Shea Stadium in New York. Which band plays?
The Rolling Stones
The Beatles
The Who
10
In 1969, which "hippie cult" is charged with murder?
The Briley Brothers
Manson Family
The Smiley Face Killers
11
In 1962 the first movie in this franchise is released, a total of 6 will be released by the end of the decade and it is still having movies made today. Which franchise is this?
Star Trek
James Bond
Pink Panther
12
In 1968 this civil rights leader was assassinated, who was he?
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Fred Hampton
Malcolm X

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