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Do You Remember What Happened 50 Years Ago?

Back in 1968, the times were changing and the world was better because of it. Do you remember what happened 50 years ago in 1968? Take these 12 trivia quiz questions and challenge yourself to a trip down memory lane!
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Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In debuted on what TV network 50 years ago?
ABC
NBC
CBS

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Where were the 1968 Winter Olympics held?
Japan
France
Italy

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The Beatles release their self-titled album which is commonly known as which of the following?
The Red Album
The White Album
The Blue Album

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Roy Jacuzzi is granted a patent for which of the following?
Machine gun
Whirlpool hot tubs
Semiconductors

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Which play, subtitled 'The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical' opened on Broadway?
Hair
Godspell
West Side Story

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The Tet Offensive began as Viet Cong forces launched a series of surprise attacks across South Vietnam. What does Tet celebrate?
Christmas
The Vietnamese New Year
Thanksgiving

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Which Stanley Kubrick film was the top-grossing movie of 1968?
A Clockwork Orange
2001: A Space Odyssey
Lolita

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Pope Paul VI published the encyclical entitled Humanae vitae. Which issue did it address?
Divorce
Birth Control
Abortion

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Which African nation declared independence from the U.K.?
Kenya
Swaziland
Egypt

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According to the Chinese Zodiac, from January 30 until the year's end, 1968 was the year of which two legged animal?
Ox
Rat
Monkey

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Which Actor known for his portrayal of James Bond was born in 1968?
Daniel Craig
Roger Moore
Sean Connery

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What was the name of the blind and deaf scholar who died in the USA aged 88?
Helen Keller
Stephen Hawking
John Sherwood

C+, You Do Not Remember 1968!

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Whoops! You don't appear to remember what happened 50 years ago. While you know a bit about the pop culture and history of 1968, you could stand to take a stroll down memory lane. Better luck next time!

B+, You Kind Of Remember 1968!

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You kind of remember 1968! You may not remember everything that happened 50 years ago, but you sure do remember the important stuff. From pop culture to history, you seem to have a keen mind for this epic year in time!

A+, You Totally Remember 1968!

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You totally remember 1968! There's no doubt about it, you remember what happened 50 years ago as if it just happened yesterday. From the storied history to the iconic changes in pop culture, you understand just how much influence this year had on American history as a whole!
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1
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In debuted on what TV network 50 years ago?
ABC
NBC
CBS
2
Where were the 1968 Winter Olympics held?
Japan
France
Italy
3
The Beatles release their self-titled album which is commonly known as which of the following?
The Red Album
The White Album
The Blue Album
4
Roy Jacuzzi is granted a patent for which of the following?
Machine gun
Whirlpool hot tubs
Semiconductors
5
Which play, subtitled 'The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical' opened on Broadway?
Hair
Godspell
West Side Story
6
The Tet Offensive began as Viet Cong forces launched a series of surprise attacks across South Vietnam. What does Tet celebrate?
Christmas
The Vietnamese New Year
Thanksgiving
7
Which Stanley Kubrick film was the top-grossing movie of 1968?
A Clockwork Orange
2001: A Space Odyssey
Lolita
8
Pope Paul VI published the encyclical entitled Humanae vitae. Which issue did it address?
Divorce
Birth Control
Abortion
9
Which African nation declared independence from the U.K.?
Kenya
Swaziland
Egypt
10
According to the Chinese Zodiac, from January 30 until the year's end, 1968 was the year of which two legged animal?
Ox
Rat
Monkey
11
Which Actor known for his portrayal of James Bond was born in 1968?
Daniel Craig
Roger Moore
Sean Connery
12
What was the name of the blind and deaf scholar who died in the USA aged 88?
Helen Keller
Stephen Hawking
John Sherwood

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