General Knowledge Test: Could You Pass This Trivia Quiz!

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General Knowledge Test: Could You Pass This Trivia Quiz!

Below is a general knowledge trivia do you think you can pass it? The quiz is made up of questions about some of the moments in history that are not to be forgotten. A history lover would actually find the quiz below to be a lot of fun. Do give it a try and see just how knowledgeable you are about some the history of the world.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who played the two guys in “Route 66”
    • A. 

      Jim Rockford and Dennis Becker

    • B. 

      Jimmy Smits and Rick Schroder

    • C. 

      Martin Milner and George Maharis

    • D. 

      Paul Glaser and David Soul

  • 2. 
    One of the most memorable folk songs included these lyrics: "When the rooster crows at the break of dawn, look out your window and I'll be gone. You're the reason I'm traveling on, "____________________"
  • 3. 
     Which of the following groups/musicians had the hit "House of the Rising Sun"?
    • A. 

      Cat Stevens

    • B. 

      The Animals

    • C. 

      The Mamas and The Papas

    • D. 

      Gene Pitney

  • 4. 
    "Kookie; Kookie. Lend me your _________."
  • 5. 
     In the late sixties, the "full figure" style of Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe gave way to the "trim" look, as first exemplified by British model "______".
  • 6. 
    A group of protesters arrested at the Democratic convention in Chicago in 1968 achieved cult status, and were known as the _______________.
    • A. 

      DNC Rebels

    • B. 

      Chicago 7

    • C. 

      Illinotorious 8

    • D. 

      O'Hara Rappers

  • 7. 
    In October of 1969, a rumor, based on "clues" on Beatle album covers, spread across the world that Paul McCartney was dead. How did the rumor claim he had died?
    • A. 

      drug overdose

    • B. 

      Car accident

    • C. 

      Plane crash

    • D. 

      Drowning

  • 8. 
    The "battle cry" of the hippies in the sixties was "Turn on; tune in;_
    • A. 

      Get high

    • B. 

      Drop out

    • C. 

      Take out

    • D. 

      Go home

  • 9. 
    When the Beatles first came to the U.S. in early 1964, we all watched them on...
    • A. 

      American Bandstand

    • B. 

      Ed Sullivan show

    • C. 

      Name That Tune

    • D. 

      Broadway Dance Club

  • 10. 
    We can remember the first satellite placed into orbit. The Russians did it; it was called...
    • A. 

      Neplokho

    • B. 

      Spasiba

    • C. 

      Sevodnya

    • D. 

      Sputnik

  • 11. 
    Which of the following men did NOT run for president in 1968?
    • A. 

      Richard Nixon

    • B. 

      Lyndon Johnson

    • C. 

      Robert Kennedy

    • D. 

      George Wallace

  • 12. 
    In what year did Woodstock take place?
    • A. 

      1968

    • B. 

      1967

    • C. 

      1969

    • D. 

      1966

  • 13. 
    During the Summer of Love, what song did the Beatles perform on the first satellite television broadcast seen around the world?
    • A. 

      All You Need Is Love

    • B. 

      She Loves You

    • C. 

      Lady Madonna

    • D. 

      Can't Buy Me Love

  • 14. 
    Who are these guys?
  • 15. 
    Dum da Dum dum. Dragnet! "This is the City!" What was Sergeant Joe Friday's badge number?