Can You Prove That You Grew Up In The 1980S?

Do you have what it takes to prove that you grew up in the 1980s? We're not so sure. Prove us wrong by taking this epic 80s quiz.
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Whose name was printed on the rear end of every Cabbage Patch Kid?
Francis Williams
Xavier Roberts
Kory Jacobs
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In which video game did Mario (of Mario Brothers fame) first appear?
Donkey Kong
Frogger
Duck Hunt
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Which '80s TV show theme song begins with these lyrics: "Making your way in the world today takes everything you've got."
Webster
Growing Pains
Cheers
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Which cereal was "kid tested, mother approved?"
Kix
Life
Cinnamon Toast Crunch
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Which TV show that aired in the 80s gave us the term "jump the shark?"
The Simpsons
Happy Days
The Love Boat
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What commercial mascots got so popular they had their own prime-time special?
Snap, Crackle, Pop
California Raisins
The M&M Guys
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Which of the following movies was not directed by John Hughes?
The Breakfast Club
Pretty In Pink
Uncle Buck
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What's the Donkey Kong weapon of choice?
Rubber Mallets
Brooms
Barrels
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What was the original name of the Rubik's Cube?
Rainbow Cube
3-D Squares
Magic Cube
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"Sliming" originated on which popular Nickelodeon show?
Out of Control
You Can't Do That On Television
Livewire
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Which long-running Nickelodeon show featured a trivia contest followed by an obstacle course?
Double Dare
Nick Arcade
Figure It Out
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What planet did ALF come from?
Melmac
Hoff
Xanadu
Result
You are 1980s hazy! Unfortunately, it doesn't seem that you grew up in the 1980s. And if you did, you need to work just a little bit harder to prove it! When it comes to the 1980s, you're a bit unclear as to what happened when. Study up, go through the archives, and try again soon!

C+, 80S Hazy

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are 1980s awesome! We're almost positive that you grew up in this neon clad decade in time! Not only did you know obscure facts that only an 80s savant would know, but you knew the basics like the back of your hand. Well done!

B+, 80S Awesome

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a true 1980s star! It's blatantly clear that you grew up in this amazing decade in time. Not only are we sure that you own at least three pairs of neon colored leg warmers, but you've got multiple Duran Duran albums on hand at all times. Color us impressed!

A+, 80S Star

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1
Whose name was printed on the rear end of every Cabbage Patch Kid?
Francis Williams
Xavier Roberts
Kory Jacobs
2
In which video game did Mario (of Mario Brothers fame) first appear?
Donkey Kong
Frogger
Duck Hunt
3
Which '80s TV show theme song begins with these lyrics: "Making your way in the world today takes everything you've got."
Webster
Growing Pains
Cheers
4
Which cereal was "kid tested, mother approved?"
Kix
Life
Cinnamon Toast Crunch
5
Which TV show that aired in the 80s gave us the term "jump the shark?"
The Simpsons
Happy Days
The Love Boat
6
What commercial mascots got so popular they had their own prime-time special?
Snap, Crackle, Pop
California Raisins
The M&M Guys
7
Which of the following movies was not directed by John Hughes?
The Breakfast Club
Pretty In Pink
Uncle Buck
8
What's the Donkey Kong weapon of choice?
Rubber Mallets
Brooms
Barrels
9
What was the original name of the Rubik's Cube?
Rainbow Cube
3-D Squares
Magic Cube
10
"Sliming" originated on which popular Nickelodeon show?
Out of Control
You Can't Do That On Television
Livewire
11
Which long-running Nickelodeon show featured a trivia contest followed by an obstacle course?
Double Dare
Nick Arcade
Figure It Out
12
What planet did ALF come from?
Melmac
Hoff
Xanadu