How Well Do you Know the 1980s?

Here are 12 80s trivia questions to test your knowledge of the 1980s. How well can you do?
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Question 1/12

astropt.org
What was ET's favorite candy?
M&Ms
Smarties
Reeses Pieces
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On June 18, 1983, the first American woman went into space. Who was she?
Roberta Bondar
Sally Ride
Judith Resnik
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What speed did Marty have to reach in order to activate the flux capacitor?
66mph
88mph
99mph
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Question 4/12

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What was the very first video ever t o play on MTV?
Video Killed the Radio Star
Iron Maiden
Sister Disco"
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Question 5/12

zeldadungeon.net
What was Wendy's famous tag line from the 80s?
Where's the beef?
Now That's Better
Quality Is Our Recipe
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Question 6/12

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What charity song did USA for Africa sing?
Do They Know It's Christmas?
We Are the World
Let It Be
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Question 7/12

thestudioexec.com
What does Ally Sheedy use to decorate her picture in the Breakfast Club?
glitter
chalk
dandruff
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Question 8/12

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Who was the "keymaster" in Ghostbusters?
Dana Barrett
Lewis Tully
Dr. Raymond Stantz
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Question 9/12

insidepulse.com
What fraternity do the Lewis and Gilbert join in Revenge of the Nerds?
Alpha Beta
Lambda Lambda Lambda
Roh Roh Roh
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Question 10/12

lastwordonnothing.com
What is Indiana Jones main weapon?
His Knife
His Hat
His Whip
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Question 11/12

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In 1986 a US Space Shuttle Explodes. What is the name of that shuttle?
Challenger
Enterprise
Atlantis
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Question 12/12

wikimedia.org
In 1983 a U.S. Embassy was bombed in which country?
China
Lebanon
Iran
Result
Well, thanks for trying. You had a bit of trouble answering most, if not all of the questions in this quiz. You probably skipped the 80s entirely, which is sad, but can't change the past. You can still get caught up on the movies though.

C+, Skipped the 80's

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Not bad. You managed to answer several questions correctly. You have a decent memory of the biggest movies and news of the 80s. You are an 80's child.

B+, 80's Child

hubimg.com
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Great job! You managed to answer most, if not all of the questions in this quiz. You have a great memory of not only the entertainment, but the events of the 80s. You are an 80's star.

A+, 80's Star

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1
What was ET's favorite candy?
M&Ms
Smarties
Reeses Pieces
2
On June 18, 1983, the first American woman went into space. Who was she?
Roberta Bondar
Sally Ride
Judith Resnik
3
What speed did Marty have to reach in order to activate the flux capacitor?
66mph
88mph
99mph
4
What was the very first video ever t o play on MTV?
Video Killed the Radio Star
Iron Maiden
Sister Disco"
5
What was Wendy's famous tag line from the 80s?
Where's the beef?
Now That's Better
Quality Is Our Recipe
6
What charity song did USA for Africa sing?
Do They Know It's Christmas?
We Are the World
Let It Be
7
What does Ally Sheedy use to decorate her picture in the Breakfast Club?
glitter
chalk
dandruff
8
Who was the "keymaster" in Ghostbusters?
Dana Barrett
Lewis Tully
Dr. Raymond Stantz
9
What fraternity do the Lewis and Gilbert join in Revenge of the Nerds?
Alpha Beta
Lambda Lambda Lambda
Roh Roh Roh
10
What is Indiana Jones main weapon?
His Knife
His Hat
His Whip
11
In 1986 a US Space Shuttle Explodes. What is the name of that shuttle?
Challenger
Enterprise
Atlantis
12
In 1983 a U.S. Embassy was bombed in which country?
China
Lebanon
Iran