Guess The Years Online Quiz

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Guess The Years Online Quiz

Check out our online quiz and answer the questions by guessing the years. With instant feedback, see how you are performing and learn interesting trivia along the way.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which year is the title of a famous 1949 George Orwell dystopian novel?
    • A. 

      1982

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      1986

    • D. 

      1988

  • 2. 
    In this year, an Olympics were held, someone crashed a cruise ship, the Higgs boson was discovered, Felix Baumgartner breaks the sound barrier jumping from a balloon at 128,000ft, and Gangnam Style got to number 1 in the UK charts, before becoming the most-viewed video on YouTube. What's the year?
    • A. 

      2008

    • B. 

      2010

    • C. 

      2012

    • D. 

      2014

  • 3. 
    In 1990, which Tim Berners-Lee invention had its first wide-scale use?
    • A. 

      Home bread maker

    • B. 

      LCD television

    • C. 

      Suction-less vacuum cleaner

    • D. 

      The internet

  • 4. 
    In this year, Italy won the FIFA World Cup, Pluto ceased to be a planet, Britney Spears split with husband Kevin Federline, Buzzfeed and Twitter launched, and the billionth song (Coldplay - Speed of Sound) was downloaded on iTunes. What's the year?
    • A. 

      2000

    • B. 

      2002

    • C. 

      2004

    • D. 

      2006

    • E. 

      2008

  • 5. 
    In 1986, Mr Chips was first introduced by Roy Walker as the cartoon character in which UK quiz show?
    • A. 

      Blockbusters

    • B. 

      Catchphrase

    • C. 

      Countdown

    • D. 

      Fifteen to One

  • 6. 
    In 2002, Lleyton Hewitt won the Men's Singles title at Wimbledon - from which country does he come?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      Canada

    • C. 

      UK

    • D. 

      USA

  • 7. 
    In 2018, the 23rd Winter Olympics took place with two nations breaking years of animosity to send a joint team - which were they?
    • A. 

      China and Taiwan

    • B. 

      Morocco and Western Sahara

    • C. 

      North Korea and South Korea

    • D. 

      UK and Republic of Ireland

  • 8. 
    In this year lots of bad things happened. The UK voted to leave the EU, Jo Cox MP was murdered, the Chilcot inquiry confirmed the Iraq war was a borderline-illegal disaster, and David Bowie died. What was the year?
    • A. 

      2015

    • B. 

      2016

    • C. 

      2017

    • D. 

      2018

    • E. 

      2019

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