Can You Name The State Based On The Event From The 1960’s?

Do you believe that you've got what it takes to name which state these historic 1960's events took place in? It's time to put your knowledge to the test! Let's find out just how 1960's history savvy you really are.
START THE QUIZ!

Question 1/12

wikimedia.org
In what state did John F. Kennedy's famous "Man on the Moon" speech take place?
Maryland
Texas
Massachusetts
Next Question

Question 2/12

wikimedia.org
In what state did the famous Escape from Alcatraz take place?
New York
California
Washington
Next Question

Question 3/12

staticflickr.com
In what state did the first Walmart open in 1962?
Tennessee
Arkansas
Missouri
Next Question

Question 4/12

wikimedia.org
In what state did the famous 16th Street Baptist Church bombing tragically take place?
New York
Alabama
Georiga
Next Question

Question 5/12

wikimedia.org
In what state was civil rights leader Malcolm X assassinated?
Louisiana
New York
South Carolina
Next Question

Question 6/12

wikimedia.org
In which state did the first ever Super Bowl take place?
Oregon
California
Texas
Next Question

Question 7/12

wikimedia.org
In what state was Robert F. Kennedy tragically assassinated?
California
Massachusetts
New Jersey
Next Question

Question 8/12

wikimedia.org
In what state did the famous Woodstock festival take place?
New York
Vermont
Maine
Next Question

Question 9/12

wikimedia.org
In what state did the famous lunch counter sit in at Woolworth's take place?
South Carolina
North Carolina
Florida
Next Question

Question 10/12

wikimedia.org
Where did the 1968 Democratic National convention take place?
Illinois
Arkansas
Pennsylvania
Next Question

Question 11/12

wikimedia.org
In what state was Patsy Cline tragically killed in a plane crash?
Tennessee
Colorado
California
Next Question

Question 12/12

wikimedia.org
In which state did Bob Dylan initially go electric at the Newport Folk Festival?
California
New York
Georgia
Result
Unfortunately, this quiz established that the 60's are a decade you'd most like to forget. It's not that there weren't any redeeming qualities of this time, you've just never taken a great interest in 1960's history.

C+, 1960's State Clueless

wikimedia.org
Right!
Based on the results of this quiz, you are 1960's state event swell! It's obvious that you find 1960's history to be highly fascinating. Not only did you know a majority of the states where these events took place, but we get the feeling it's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to your 60's knowledge.

B+, 1960's State Event Swell

org.uk
Right!
To know the 1960's is to know one of the most changing and politically charged times in history. From civil rights to war and everything in between, the 60's were wrought with events that changed the world forever. By remembering these events, your helping to keep history alive!

A+, 1960's State Event Superior

wikimedia.org
Right!
Check Your Answers
Play Again
1
In what state did John F. Kennedy's famous "Man on the Moon" speech take place?
Maryland
Texas
Massachusetts
2
In what state did the famous Escape from Alcatraz take place?
New York
California
Washington
3
In what state did the first Walmart open in 1962?
Tennessee
Arkansas
Missouri
4
In what state did the famous 16th Street Baptist Church bombing tragically take place?
New York
Alabama
Georiga
5
In what state was civil rights leader Malcolm X assassinated?
Louisiana
New York
South Carolina
6
In which state did the first ever Super Bowl take place?
Oregon
California
Texas
7
In what state was Robert F. Kennedy tragically assassinated?
California
Massachusetts
New Jersey
8
In what state did the famous Woodstock festival take place?
New York
Vermont
Maine
9
In what state did the famous lunch counter sit in at Woolworth's take place?
South Carolina
North Carolina
Florida
10
Where did the 1968 Democratic National convention take place?
Illinois
Arkansas
Pennsylvania
11
In what state was Patsy Cline tragically killed in a plane crash?
Tennessee
Colorado
California
12
In which state did Bob Dylan initially go electric at the Newport Folk Festival?
California
New York
Georgia