Canyon High School Class Of 1975 Trivia Quiz

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Let's see if you can remember events that occurred in the year we were all seniors at Canyon High School in 1975. This is a timed test. . . . So no Googling for answers. See how you do. Forehand made me take all the hard questions out. It is mainly just trivia about TV, Music, Entertainment, and some Sports with a little general news and statistics of the era. Have Fun (MJ 75).


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  • 1. 
    An ex-con, who served 20 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit, starts a detective agency. What is the name of this show?
    • A. 

      Kojak

    • B. 

      Banicek

    • C. 

      The Rockford Files

    • D. 

      Harry O

    • E. 

      Barnaby Jones

  • 2. 
    Which of these shows starred Redd Foxx as a junk dealer?
    • A. 

      Chico and the Man

    • B. 

      Sanford & Son

    • C. 

      Good Times

    • D. 

      The Odd Couple

    • E. 

      The Jeffersons

  • 3. 
    On the "Bob Newhart Show", what was Bob's profession?
    • A. 

      Innkeeper

    • B. 

      Dentist

    • C. 

      Business Analyst

    • D. 

      Psychologist

    • E. 

      Private Investigator

  • 4. 
    What year did "Three's Company" debut?
    • A. 

      1973

    • B. 

      1974

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1976

    • E. 

      1977

  • 5. 
    Two single women share an apartment and work in a brewery. What was the name of the show?
    • A. 

      Laverne & Shirley

    • B. 

      Cagney and Lacey

    • C. 

      One Day at a Time

    • D. 

      Alias Smith and Jones

    • E. 

      Mork and Mindy

  • 6. 
    Variety shows were popular in the 1970s. Which of the following shows was not a variety show?
    • A. 

      The Flip Wilson Show

    • B. 

      The Sonny and Cher Show

    • C. 

      The Smothers Brothers Show

    • D. 

      The Glen Campbell Show

    • E. 

      The Mary Tyler Moore Show

  • 7. 
    Dr. David Banner seems like a normal guy, but he is forced to drift from place to place whenever his anger gets the better of him.  What show is this?
    • A. 

      Then Came Bronson

    • B. 

      The Fugitive

    • C. 

      The Incredible Hulk

    • D. 

      The Six Million Dollar Man

    • E. 

      Have Gun Will Travel

  • 8. 
    A Shaolin monk travels through the American Old West armed only with his martial art skills. What is the name of the main character in the show?
    • A. 

      Kun Fu Shun

    • B. 

      Kwai Chang Caine

    • C. 

      Ying Yang Pow

    • D. 

      Kato Lee

    • E. 

      Chao Tsu Lang

  • 9. 
    The Sunshine Cab Company was the location of what '70s show?
    • A. 

      Car 54

    • B. 

      DC Cab

    • C. 

      Taxi Driver

    • D. 

      Taxi

    • E. 

      Adam 12

  • 10. 
    Who won the Super Bowl in 1975?  
    • A. 

      Dallas Cowboys

    • B. 

      Oakland Raiders

    • C. 

      Miami Dolphins

    • D. 

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    • E. 

      Washington Redskins

  • 11. 
    What horse won the Kentucky Derby in 1975?
    • A. 

      Foolish Pleasure

    • B. 

      Secretariat

    • C. 

      Hot 2 Trot

    • D. 

      Seattle Slew

    • E. 

      Affirmed

  • 12. 
    What Movie Won the Oscar For Best Picture in 1975?
    • A. 

      The Godfather

    • B. 

      The Godfather Part II

    • C. 

      Jaws

    • D. 

      Rocky

    • E. 

      All The President's Men

  • 13. 
    In boxing, who won the "Thrilla in Manila"?
    • A. 

      Floyd Patterson

    • B. 

      Muhammad Ali

    • C. 

      George Foreman

    • D. 

      Joe Frazier

    • E. 

      Rocky Balboa

  • 14. 
    What was the approximate population of the world in 1975?
    • A. 

      2 Billion

    • B. 

      3 Billion

    • C. 

      4 Billion

    • D. 

      5 Billion

    • E. 

      6 Billion

  • 15. 
    What was the cost of US Postal Stamp in 1975?
    • A. 

      15 cents

    • B. 

      13 cents

    • C. 

      11 cents

    • D. 

      10 cents

    • E. 

      9 cents

  • 16. 
    Who won the World Series in 1975?
    • A. 

      NY Yankees

    • B. 

      Philadelphia Phillies

    • C. 

      Boston Red Sox

    • D. 

      Cincinnati Reds

    • E. 

      Portland Platypus

  • 17. 
    What was the approximate Average Median Household Income in 1975?
    • A. 

      $12,000

    • B. 

      $18,000

    • C. 

      $10,000

    • D. 

      $15,000

    • E. 

      $20,000

  • 18. 
    What Song Won Grammy for Song of the Year in 1975?
    • A. 

      Killing Me Softly – Roberta Flack

    • B. 

      Love Will Keep Us Together – Captain and Tenille

    • C. 

      The Way We Were – Barbara Streisand

    • D. 

      Jive Talkin' - Bee Gees

    • E. 

      I Honestly Love You – Olivia Newton John

  • 19. 
    In what Great Lake did the freighter SS Edmund Fitzgerald sink?
    • A. 

      Lake Erie

    • B. 

      Lake Superior

    • C. 

      Lake Huron

    • D. 

      Lake Ontario

    • E. 

      Lake Meredith

  • 20. 
    What famous person died in 1975?
    • A. 

      Ed Sullivan

    • B. 

      Charles Lindbergh

    • C. 

      Lyndon Baines Johnson

    • D. 

      Aristotle Onassis

    • E. 

      Harvey Wallbanger

  • 21. 
    Which of the following nations did not obtain its independence in 1975?
    • A. 

      Zimbabwe

    • B. 

      Angola

    • C. 

      Suriname

    • D. 

      Mozambique

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    In 1975, what long running television series debuted?
    • A. 

      Donnie and Marie Show

    • B. 

      Soul Train

    • C. 

      Midnight Special

    • D. 

      Saturday Night Live

    • E. 

      Hee Haw

  • 23. 
    Which of the following was not invented in 1975?
    • A. 

      VCR

    • B. 

      VHS

    • C. 

      Betamax

    • D. 

      First Home Computer Kit

    • E. 

      Wheel-O by Mattel

  • 24. 
    "Good morning, Angels" opened each episode of "Charlie's Angels". This actor was heard, but never seen, as the voice of Charlie Townsend.
    • A. 

      Robert Conrad

    • B. 

      Mike Connors

    • C. 

      John Forsythe

    • D. 

      Henry Fonda

    • E. 

      Red Skelton

  • 25. 
    This actor starred with Karl Malden in "The Streets of San Francisco" before gaining fame as a leading man in Hollywood.
    • A. 

      Steve McQueen

    • B. 

      Michael Douglas

    • C. 

      Tony Curtis

    • D. 

      Denver Pyle

    • E. 

      Robert Wagner