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Can You Pass A 1960s Pop Quiz?

The 1960's will always be remembered as one of the most iconic decades in American history. From the music, to the fashion, a snese of change and revolution was in the air.
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What all-time great boxer once went by the name Cassius Clay?
George Foreman
Bob Russo
Muhammad Ali

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In 1961, this author published the world-renowned book titled Catch-22.
Kurt Vonnegut
Joseph Heller
Ray Bradbury

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In 1962, this company opened its first store.
Walmart
K-Mart
Target

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Steve McQueen has a leading role in all of these movies, except this one.
Bullitt
The Great Escape
For A Few Dollars More

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This actress won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1964 for her portayal of Mary Poppins.
Kim Stanley
Julie Andrews
Debbie Reynolds

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Cult members murdered several people in August of 1969, they were led by who?
Charles Manson
George Jones
Patty Hearst

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In 1963, this popular automobile company was founded by Ferrico Lamb.
Ferrari
Lamborghini
Saab

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John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963 in what American city?
Houston
Dallas
Nashville

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In which year were the Black Panthers political organization formed?
1961
1966
1969

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Which Pope became the first to visit the United States in 1965?
Pope Paul VI
Pope John Paul II
Pope Francis II

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In 1966, the actor Ronald Reagan began his involvement with US politics when he became the governor of what state?
Texas
California
New York

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What was the highest grossing film of the 1960’s?
Lawrence of Arabia
The Sound of Music
Mary Poppins

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While you might remember a few of the most iconic events of the 1960s, you still have a bit left to learn about this iconic decade! Worry not, in taking this quiz, you took a trip down memory lane and left with some great new memories to behold!

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You've got the 1960s pop quiz power! It's obvious that you know this powerful decade like very few people still do. Though you may have forgotten a few of these iconic events, it's clear that the 60s will always hold a special place in your heart and memory!

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You are pop quiz perfect! Few people know the 1960's quite as well as you do! From major historical events such as the Kennedy assassination to the first man on the moon, you know it all. Whether it's pop culture or popular opinion, the 1960's are still fresh on your mind!
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1
What all-time great boxer once went by the name Cassius Clay?
George Foreman
Bob Russo
Muhammad Ali
2
In 1961, this author published the world-renowned book titled Catch-22.
Kurt Vonnegut
Joseph Heller
Ray Bradbury
3
In 1962, this company opened its first store.
Walmart
K-Mart
Target
4
Steve McQueen has a leading role in all of these movies, except this one.
Bullitt
The Great Escape
For A Few Dollars More
5
This actress won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1964 for her portayal of Mary Poppins.
Kim Stanley
Julie Andrews
Debbie Reynolds
6
Cult members murdered several people in August of 1969, they were led by who?
Charles Manson
George Jones
Patty Hearst
7
In 1963, this popular automobile company was founded by Ferrico Lamb.
Ferrari
Lamborghini
Saab
8
John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963 in what American city?
Houston
Dallas
Nashville
9
In which year were the Black Panthers political organization formed?
1961
1966
1969
10
Which Pope became the first to visit the United States in 1965?
Pope Paul VI
Pope John Paul II
Pope Francis II
11
In 1966, the actor Ronald Reagan began his involvement with US politics when he became the governor of what state?
Texas
California
New York
12
What was the highest grossing film of the 1960’s?
Lawrence of Arabia
The Sound of Music
Mary Poppins

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