How Much Do You Know About The Year 1977?

1977 was an amazing year in American history. With killer music, solid fashion, and fun for days; 1977 was a truly special time. Do you think you remember this year in history? Take these 12 questions and put your knowledge to the test!
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What did Raymond Damadian invent in 1977 that changed the landscape of American medicine?
MRI machine
Apple II
IV bags
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Who did President Jimmy Carter pardon that caused controversy in the US?
Drug traffickers
Vietnam draft dodgers
Marijuana users
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What was the average cost of a woman's nylon jacket in 1977?
$22.00
$45.00
$33.00
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Which film opening in 1977 caused movie goers to line up for hours, even days, for the premiere?
Saturday Night Fever
Star Wars
Jaws
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What music genre developed heavily in 1977, causing songs such as "Anarchy in the UK" to reach popularity?
Punk
Rap
Electronic
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Which popular 1977 film used the theme song "Eye of the Tiger?"
Annie Hall
The Deep
Rocky
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Which iconic 1977 toy used the slogan "send it down the stairs and amaze at how it works?"
Slinky
Hoble Hotdogger
Weebles
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What was the name of Raggedy Anne's male counterpart?
Alvin
Andy
Allen
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Which famous building reached completion in New York City in 1977?
Empire State Building
Chrysler Building
World Trade Center
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The Medal of Freedom was awarded to which iconic leader posthumously in 1977?
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King Jr.
Malcolm X
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Which iconic piece of technology was introduced at the West Coast Computer Faire on April 16, 1977?
Complex number calculator
IBM 7030
Apple II
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What was the average cost of new home in 1977?
$49,300
$62,000
$71,500
Result
Well done! Based on the results of this quiz, it's clear that you are 1977 sweet! You might not remember everything that happened throughout the course of this amazing year, but you still demonstrated a strong aptitude for the biggest events and cultural phenomenons.

C+, 77 Sweet

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Based on the results of this quiz, it's apparent that you are 1977 nifty! From the fashion to the music, you've got this year down pat. There's not much that slips your memory when it comes to 1977, including the most important historical events! Well done!

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Based on the results of this quiz, it's apparent that you are a 1977 superstar! With every year bearing a unique set of circumstances and events, it can be difficult to keep things straight. Luckily, you've got an amazing memory! You know just about all there is to know about this iconic year in American history. Color us impressed!

A+, 77 Superstar

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1
What did Raymond Damadian invent in 1977 that changed the landscape of American medicine?
MRI machine
Apple II
IV bags
2
Who did President Jimmy Carter pardon that caused controversy in the US?
Drug traffickers
Vietnam draft dodgers
Marijuana users
3
What was the average cost of a woman's nylon jacket in 1977?
$22.00
$45.00
$33.00
4
Which film opening in 1977 caused movie goers to line up for hours, even days, for the premiere?
Saturday Night Fever
Star Wars
Jaws
5
What music genre developed heavily in 1977, causing songs such as "Anarchy in the UK" to reach popularity?
Punk
Rap
Electronic
6
Which popular 1977 film used the theme song "Eye of the Tiger?"
Annie Hall
The Deep
Rocky
7
Which iconic 1977 toy used the slogan "send it down the stairs and amaze at how it works?"
Slinky
Hoble Hotdogger
Weebles
8
What was the name of Raggedy Anne's male counterpart?
Alvin
Andy
Allen
9
Which famous building reached completion in New York City in 1977?
Empire State Building
Chrysler Building
World Trade Center
10
The Medal of Freedom was awarded to which iconic leader posthumously in 1977?
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King Jr.
Malcolm X
11
Which iconic piece of technology was introduced at the West Coast Computer Faire on April 16, 1977?
Complex number calculator
IBM 7030
Apple II
12
What was the average cost of new home in 1977?
$49,300
$62,000
$71,500