## Question 1/12

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How much would a gallon of gas had set you bak in 1972?

.55 cents

.60 cents

$1.00

## Question 2/12

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How much did a ladies swimsuit cost in 1972?

$30.00

$10.00

$25.00

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How much did a pair of Wrangler jeans cost in 1972?

$12.00

$13.00

$20.00

## Question 4/12

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How much could you buy a Frisbee for in 1972?

$3.50

.49 cents

$1.25

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What was the average rent cost for an apartment in 1972?

$165

$240

$375

## Question 6/12

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How much did a can of fruit cocktail cost in 1972?

.15 cents

.10 cents

.25 cents

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How much would a Ford Pinto have set you back in 1972?

$2,078

$3,400

$4,198

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How much did a jar of Hellman's mayonnaise cost in 1972?

$1.39

$1.50

$1.20

## Question 9/12

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How much did a movie ticket cost in 1972?

$1.75

.99 cents

$1.95

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How much was a gallon of milk in 1972?

$1.20 per gallon

$1.75 per gallon

$2.50 per gallon

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How much was tuition to Harvard University in 1972?

$3,900

$5,500

$2,800

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How much was a postage stamp in 1972?

$.08

.10 cents

.25 cents

Uh-oh, based on the results of this quiz, you're a bit 1972 cost careless. While you may have a vague idea of what these items cost in 1972, you're far from an expert on the price of general items in 1972. Fret not, perhaps you learned something new along the way!

## C+, 1972 Cost Careless

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are 1972 cost cool! Well done, you seem to have a great handle on what things cost in 1972. It's clear that you're a bit of a history buff when it comes to price and finance.

## B+, 1972 Cost Cool

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Based on the results of this quiz, you're a true cost whiz. When it comes to the cost of popular items and goods in 1972, you're practically an expert. It's obvious that you're a bit of a 70's history buff!

## A+, 1972 Cost Whiz

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Costs are constantly changing and they only seem to be going up. Do you know how much these common items would've set you back in 1972? Let's find out once and for all!

1

How much would a gallon of gas had set you bak in 1972?

.55 cents

.60 cents

$1.00

2

How much did a ladies swimsuit cost in 1972?

$30.00

$10.00

$25.00

3

How much did a pair of Wrangler jeans cost in 1972?

$12.00

$13.00

$20.00

4

How much could you buy a Frisbee for in 1972?

$3.50

.49 cents

$1.25

5

What was the average rent cost for an apartment in 1972?

$165

$240

$375

6

How much did a can of fruit cocktail cost in 1972?

.15 cents

.10 cents

.25 cents

7

How much would a Ford Pinto have set you back in 1972?

$2,078

$3,400

$4,198

8

How much did a jar of Hellman's mayonnaise cost in 1972?

$1.39

$1.50

$1.20

9

How much did a movie ticket cost in 1972?

$1.75

.99 cents

$1.95

10

How much was a gallon of milk in 1972?

$1.20 per gallon

$1.75 per gallon

$2.50 per gallon

11

How much was tuition to Harvard University in 1972?

$3,900

$5,500

$2,800

12

How much was a postage stamp in 1972?

$.08

.10 cents

.25 cents