How Much Do You Know About Year 1964?

You might think you know the culture and events of 1964, but do you really? Take these 12 questions and find out how much you really know about the year 1964!
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True or false: The average income in 1964 was $6,000 per year.
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True or false: A postage stamp would've set you back $.15 in 1964.
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True or false: In 1964, Lyndon B. Johnson declared a war on drugs.
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True or false: The Gulf of Tonkin gave President Johnson authorization for a formal declaration of war in Vietnam.
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True or false: In 1964 the infamous Boston Strangler was finally captured.
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True or false: The Civil Rights Act was vetoed by Lyndon Johnson.
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True or false: In 1964, Washington D.C. residents were given the right to vote in a presidential election for the first time.
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True or false: The most powerful earthquake in US history hit San Francisco.
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True or false: Martin Luther King Jr. was given the Nobel Peace Prize.
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True or false: In 1964, a gallon of gas cost just .30 cents.
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True or false: Elizabeth Taylor married Richard Burton for the first time.
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True or false: The World's Fair was held in Philadelphia, PA.
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Result
Unfortunately, your knowledge on the year 1964 is a bit stunted! While you may have remembered a few of the basics, it'll take a bit of reading up in order to declare yourself a true expert.

C+, 1964 Stunted

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a true 1964 savant! Not only do you know the major cultural events that made 1964 the historic year that it was, but you know obscure facts as well. Keep up the good work!

B+, 1964 Savant

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly 1964 savvy! There's no doubt about it, no one knows this year quite as well as you do. It's obvious that you not only lived through this year. You also remember it rather fondly!

A+, 1964 Savvy

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1
True or false: The average income in 1964 was $6,000 per year.
True
False
2
True or false: A postage stamp would've set you back $.15 in 1964.
True
False
3
True or false: In 1964, Lyndon B. Johnson declared a war on drugs.
True
False
4
True or false: The Gulf of Tonkin gave President Johnson authorization for a formal declaration of war in Vietnam.
True
False
5
True or false: In 1964 the infamous Boston Strangler was finally captured.
True
False
6
True or false: The Civil Rights Act was vetoed by Lyndon Johnson.
True
False
7
True or false: In 1964, Washington D.C. residents were given the right to vote in a presidential election for the first time.
True
False
8
True or false: The most powerful earthquake in US history hit San Francisco.
True
False
9
True or false: Martin Luther King Jr. was given the Nobel Peace Prize.
True
False
10
True or false: In 1964, a gallon of gas cost just .30 cents.
True
False
11
True or false: Elizabeth Taylor married Richard Burton for the first time.
True
False
12
True or false: The World's Fair was held in Philadelphia, PA.
True
False