Almost Nobody Aces This Baby Boomer Quiz. Can You?

Calling all Boomers and Boomer-wannabe’s!

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 Jan 06, 2021
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Question: 1/50Name this movie!


The Godfather, movies/tv
via Paramount Pictures
The Omen
The Godfather

Question: 2/50The Answer:


The Godfather is a 1972 crime film staring Marlon Brando and Al Pacino as the leaders of a fictional New York crime family.
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Question: 3/50Name this actor!


AMC, audrey hepburn, 1961, breakfast at tiffany's, movies
Paramount Pictures
Sophia Loren
Audrey Hepburn

Question: 4/50The Answer:


Audrey Hepburn was a British actress, model, dancer and humanitarian that was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third-greatest female screen legend in Golden Age Hollywood.
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Question: 5/50Name this TV show!


The twilight Zone, tv
CBS
The Twilight Zone
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In

Question: 6/50The Answer:


The Twilight Zone was an anthology TV series created by Rod Serling. The episodes are in various genres, including fantasy, science fiction, and psychological thriller, often concluding with an unexpected twist, and usually with a moral.
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Question: 7/50Name This Music Legend!


the Beatles
pixabay
Pink Floyd
The Beatles

Question: 8/50The Answer:


The Beatles was an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, they became widely regarded as the foremost and most influential music band in history.
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Question: 9/50Name This TV Show!


I Love Lucy
CBS
The Jetsons
I Love Lucy

Question: 10/50The Answer:


I Love Lucy was a sitcom starring Lucille Ball, her real-life husband Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, and William Frawley. Lucy was middle class housewife in 1950s NYC engaging in numerous schemes to mingle with, or be a part of show business.
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Question: 11/50Name This Baby Boomer Device!


transistor radio
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Betamax
Transistor Radio

Question: 12/50The Answer:


A transistor radio is a small portable radio receiver that uses transistor-based circuitry. They became the most popular electronic communication device in history. Their pocket size allowed people to listen to music anywhere they went.
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Question: 13/50Name This Baby Boomer Toy!


silly putty
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Silly Putty
Kinder Joy

Question: 14/50The Answer:


Silly Putty is a toy that bounces, but it breaks when given a sharp blow, and it can flow like a liquid. It contains a type of non-Newtonian fluid, which makes it act as a viscous liquid over a long time period but as an elastic solid over a short time period.
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Question: 15/50Name This Movie!


The Graduate, Dustin Hoffman, movies/tv
AVCO Embassy Pictures
The Graduate
Harold and Maude

Question: 16/50The Answer:


The Graduate is a 1967 romantic comedy-drama that tells the story of 21-year-old Benjamin Braddock, a recent college graduate with no well-defined aim in life, who is seduced by an older woman, Mrs. Robinson, and then falls in love with her daughter Elaine.
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Question: 17/50Name This Actor


movies, Bonnie and Clyde, 1967, warren beatty, AMC
Warner Bros.
Dick Van Dyke
Warren Beatty

Question: 18/50The Answer:


Henry Warren Beatty has been nominated for fourteen Academy Awards and is the only person to have been nominated for acting in, directing, writing, and producing the same film.
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Question: 19/50Name This TV Show!


star trek, movies/tv, pop culture, science & tech
Paramount Pictures
Star Trek: The Original Series
The Avengers

Question: 20/50The Answer:


Star Trek was science fiction TV series that follows the adventures of the starship USS Enterprise and its crew. The ship and crew are led by Captain James T. Kirk, first officer and science officer Spock, and chief medical officer Leonard McCoy.
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Question: 21/50Name This Music Legend!


The Rolling Stones
Wikimedia Commons
The Rolling Stones
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Question: 22/50The Answer:


The Rolling Stones is a rock band formed in London, England, in 1962. The band was at the forefront of the British Invasion of bands that became popular in the US in 1964 and were identified with the rebellious counterculture of the 1960s.
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Question: 23/50Name This Baby Boomer Car!


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Pontiac GTO
Dodge Charger

Question: 24/50The Answer:


The Pontiac GTO was manufactured from 1964 to 1974 model years in the US. The Pontiac GTO is considered by some to have started the trend with all four domestic automakers offering a variety of competing models.
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Question: 25/50Name This Iconic Baby Boomer Character!


tv, huckleberry hound, the huckleberry hound show
Warner Bros. Television
Scooby-Doo
Huckleberry Hound

Question: 26/50The Answer:


Huckleberry "Huck" Hound from the The Huckleberry Hound Show was one of six TV shows to win an Emmy Award in 1960 as an "Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Children's Programming"; the first animated series to receive such an award.
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Question: 27/50Name This Movie!


movies, 2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968, Sci-Fi
MGM
Three Days of the Condor
2001: A Space Odyssey

Question: 28/50The Answer:


2001: A Space Odyssey is a 1968 epic science fiction film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick. The film deals with themes of existentialism, human evolution, technology, artificial intelligence, and the possibility of extraterrestrial life.
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Question: 29/50Name This Actor!


once a upon a time in the west, claudia cardinale
Paramount Pictures
Claudia Cardinale
Annette Funicello

Question: 30/50The Answer:


Claudia Cardinale is an Italian Tunisian film actress and sex symbol who appeared in some of the most acclaimed European films of the 1960s and 1970s. Cardinale won the "Most Beautiful Italian Girl in Tunisia" competition in 1957, which helped spark her acting career.
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Question: 31/50Name This TV Show!


retro tv show, tv, I Dream of Jeannie
NBC
I Dream of Jeannie
Perry Mason

Question: 32/50The Answer:


I Dream of Jeannie was a fantasy sitcom featuring a 2,000-year-old genie and an astronaut, with whom the genie falls in love and eventually marries.
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Question: 33/50Name This Music Legend!


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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
The Beach Boys

Question: 34/50The Answer:


The Beach Boys was an American rock band that was distinguished by their vocal harmonies and early surf songs; they are one of the most influential acts of the rock era.
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Question: 35/50Name This Music Legend!


the who
Wikimedia Commons
Deep Purple
The Who

Question: 36/50The Answer:


The Who is an English rock band formed in 1964. It is considered one of the most influential rock bands of the 20th century, selling over 100 million records worldwide and holding a reputation for their live shows and studio work.
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Question: 37/50Name This Baby Boomer Toy!


viewmaster
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Kaleidoscope
Viewmaster

Question: 38/50The Answer:


View-Master is a special-format stereoscope that has corresponding View-Master "reels", which are thin cardboard disks containing seven stereoscopic 3-D pairs of small transparent color photographs on film.
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Question: 39/50Name This Movie!


70s, 70s movie, movies, A clockwork orange
Warner Bros.
A Clockwork Orange
Death Wish

Question: 40/50The Answer:


A Clockwork Orange is a 1971 dystopian crime film that employs disturbing, violent images to comment on psychiatry, juvenile delinquency, youth gangs, and other social, political, and economic subjects in a dystopian near-future Britain.
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Question: 41/50Name This Actor!


60s male icon, movies, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Mississippi Mermaid
United Artists
Jean-Paul Belmondo
William Shatner

Question: 42/50The Answer:


Jean-Paul Belmondo is a French actor initially associated with the New Wave of the 1960s and one of the biggest French film stars of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.
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Question: 43/50Name This TV Show!


The Andy Griffith Show, tv dads, tv
Viacom Enterprises
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
The Andy Griffith Show

Question: 44/50The Answer:


The Andy Griffith Show was a comedy that originally starred Andy Griffith in the role of Andy Taylor, the widowed sheriff of the fictional small community of Mayberry, North Carolina.
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Question: 45/50Name This Baby Boomer Toy Appliance!


Easy bake oven
wikimedia commons
Super Soaker
Easy Bake Oven

Question: 46/50The Answer:


The Easy-Bake Oven is a working toy oven which used an ordinary incandescent light bulb as a heat source. Kenner sold 500,000 Easy-Bake Ovens in the first year of production.
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Question: 47/50Name This Music Legend!


movies, follow that dream, 1962, elvis presley, AMC
United Artists
Elvis Presley
Eric Clapton

Question: 48/50The Answer:


Elvis Aaron Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King".
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Question: 49/50Name This Movie!


dr strangelove, Dr. Strangelove
Columbia Pictures
Dr. Strangelove
Last Tango in Paris

Question: 50/50The Answer:


Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb is a 1964 political satire black comedy film that satirizes the Cold War fears of a nuclear conflict between the Soviet Union and the US. Production took place in the UK.
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