Barbie Turns 50 Quiz

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 56

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Barbie Quizzes & Trivia

Barbie fever is as strong as it was fifty years ago. Once Barbie-playing Baby Boomers now give Barbies to their grandkids. Take our quiz to test your Barbie smarts!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When the first Barbie was designed in 1958, what did she have in her feet?
    • A. 

      Sandals

    • B. 

      Heels

    • C. 

      Flats

    • D. 

      Holes

  • 2. 
    How many times did the prototype for Barbie change in the first six months after her introduction?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Six

    • D. 

      Eight

  • 3. 
    What company made Barbies?
    • A. 

      Mattel

    • B. 

      Dr, Toy

    • C. 

      Disney

    • D. 

      Louis Marx

  • 4. 
    Is it true that only the early Barbies had their hair in pony tails?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    What American businesswoman is credited with Barbie's creation?
    • A. 

      Maggie Lena Walker

    • B. 

      Mary Kay Ash

    • C. 

      Ruth Handler

    • D. 

      Coco Chanel

  • 6. 
    What did the first Barbie swimsuit look like?
    • A. 

      Black and white zebra striped swimsuit

    • B. 

      Yellow polka-dot bikini

    • C. 

      Rainbow-colored swimsuit

  • 7. 
    What country were Barbies first manufactured in?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Japan

    • C. 

      Manchuria

    • D. 

      Indonesia

  • 8. 
    How many Barbies were manufactured during the first year?
    • A. 

      350

    • B. 

      35,000

    • C. 

      350,000

    • D. 

      3,500,000

  • 9. 
    Is it true that Barbie appeared in Toy Story 2?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    In what city was a street renamed Barbie Boulevard for a week in 1974?
    • A. 

      Chicago

    • B. 

      Los Angeles

    • C. 

      New Orleans

    • D. 

      New York City

  • 11. 
    Is it true that when Barbie first appeared parents were unhappy about the doll's chest?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 12. 
    What year did Barbie's beau, Ken, appear?
    • A. 

      1959

    • B. 

      1961

    • C. 

      1962

    • D. 

      1965

  • 13. 
    How many pets has Barbie had over the years?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      30

    • D. 

      40

  • 14. 
    At a 1/6 scale with a standard Barbie doll at 11.5 inches tall, how tall would she be in real life?
    • A. 

      5 feet 5 inches

    • B. 

      5 feet 7 inches

    • C. 

      5 feet 9 inches

    • D. 

      5 feet 11 inches

  • 15. 
    In 1997, what musical group released a song called Barbie Girl?
    • A. 

      Aqua

    • B. 

      Spice Girls

    • C. 

      Cranberries

    • D. 

      Backstreet Boys

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