Can You Pass a 2016 Pop Culture Challenge?

Now that 2016 is drawing to a close do you think that you can pass a 2016 pop culture challenge? Take these 12 questions and discover just how pop culture savvy you really are!
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The Rolling Stones made history by performing a free concert in which country in 2016?
Syria
Cuba
Iran

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Which artist won the Grammy for Album of the Year with her album "1989" at the 2016 Grammy Awards?
Beyonce
Taylor Swift
Adele

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This 2016 superhero film sees Wade Wilson hunting down the man who ruined his appearance.
Deadpool
Suicide Squad
Batman Returns

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In January of 2016, Actors David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson made a reappearance on what TV show from the 1990s?
Buff the Vampire Slayer
Roswell
The X-Files

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Both big hits in 2016, the songs "Sorry" and "Love Yourself" were released by singer?
Justin Bieber
Avril Lavigne
Shawn Mendes

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Often referred to as the "Fifth Beatle", which English record producer, that worked with the Beatles, died in 2016?
Pete Best
Brian Epstein
George Martin

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Which movie won the Oscar for Best Picture at the 2016 Academy Awards ceremony?
The Martian
The Big Short
Spotlight

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Making its debut in January of 2016, Jennifer Lopez plays the role of New York detective Harlee Santos on which TV show?
Blue Bloods
New York Undercover
The Blue Knight

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Rihanna hit number one on the Billboard 200 in March of 2016 with what album?
Unapologetic
Talk Talk Talk
Anti

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The Summer Olympics took place in what city?
Rio
Buenos Aries
San Pablo

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Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese are among the creators of this drama series, which stars Bobby Cannavale.
Vinyl
Rosewood
Roadies

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Which celebrity publicly stated "Hannah Montana is chopped up into little tiny pieces and buried in my backyard" in 2016?
Miley Cyrus
Selena Gomez
Ariana Grande

C+, Pop Culture Clueless

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly pop culture clueless. Maybe you were hunkering down in 2016 and avoiding the news? Perhaps nothing really struck you as all that newsworthy. Whatever the reason, you're not too astute on 2016 pop culture.

B+, Pop Culture Pert

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly pop culture pert! There's no question in our minds that you know your 2016 pop culture well. Even though you missed a few questions you proved yourself to be a worthy pop culture quiz taker.

A+, Pop Culture Perfect

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Based on the results of this quiz you are truly pop culture perfect. There's no doubt in our minds that you know pop culture way better than most. Not only are you well versed in what happened this year, but we're sure your knowledge spans decades!
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1
The Rolling Stones made history by performing a free concert in which country in 2016?
Syria
Cuba
Iran
2
Which artist won the Grammy for Album of the Year with her album "1989" at the 2016 Grammy Awards?
Beyonce
Taylor Swift
Adele
3
This 2016 superhero film sees Wade Wilson hunting down the man who ruined his appearance.
Deadpool
Suicide Squad
Batman Returns
4
In January of 2016, Actors David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson made a reappearance on what TV show from the 1990s?
Buff the Vampire Slayer
Roswell
The X-Files
5
Both big hits in 2016, the songs "Sorry" and "Love Yourself" were released by singer?
Justin Bieber
Avril Lavigne
Shawn Mendes
6
Often referred to as the "Fifth Beatle", which English record producer, that worked with the Beatles, died in 2016?
Pete Best
Brian Epstein
George Martin
7
Which movie won the Oscar for Best Picture at the 2016 Academy Awards ceremony?
The Martian
The Big Short
Spotlight
8
Making its debut in January of 2016, Jennifer Lopez plays the role of New York detective Harlee Santos on which TV show?
Blue Bloods
New York Undercover
The Blue Knight
9
Rihanna hit number one on the Billboard 200 in March of 2016 with what album?
Unapologetic
Talk Talk Talk
Anti
10
The Summer Olympics took place in what city?
Rio
Buenos Aries
San Pablo
11
Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese are among the creators of this drama series, which stars Bobby Cannavale.
Vinyl
Rosewood
Roadies
12
Which celebrity publicly stated "Hannah Montana is chopped up into little tiny pieces and buried in my backyard" in 2016?
Miley Cyrus
Selena Gomez
Ariana Grande

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