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The Big Fat Quiz Of The 90s - Quiz

In this quiz we will test your capacities and evaluate how well you know the 90's. The winner will have a prize in the end of the lesson. PLEASE DO REMEMBER TO WRITE YOUR ANSWERS IN lowercase. ENJOY!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who was this woman sexually involved with? 

    Explanation
    This woman was sexually involved with Bill Clinton.

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  • 2. 

    How many years was Nelson Mandela behind bars? 

    Explanation
    Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for a total of 27 years. This is evident from the answer options provided, "27" and "twenty seven", both of which indicate the same number of years. Mandela's imprisonment started in 1962 and he was released in 1990, making it a total of 27 years. During his time in prison, Mandela became a symbol of resistance against apartheid and fought for the rights and freedom of the oppressed majority in South Africa.

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  • 3. 

    Which famous fashion designer and founder of Versace was assassinated in the 90’s?

    • A.

      Giancarlo Versace

    • B.

      Ambrosi Versace

    • C.

      Francesco Versace

    • D.

      Gianni Versace

    Correct Answer
    D. Gianni Versace
    Explanation
    Gianni Versace is the correct answer to the question. He was a famous fashion designer and the founder of the luxury fashion brand Versace. In the 90s, he was tragically assassinated outside his Miami Beach mansion in 1997. His death shocked the fashion industry and the world, as he was known for his innovative designs and contributions to the fashion world.

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  • 4. 

    She became a sex symbol during the 1990s. What’s her name? 

    Correct Answer
    pamela anderson
    Pamela Anderson
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pamela Anderson. She became a sex symbol during the 1990s.

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  • 5. 

    This style of clothing  was made popular by heavy metal bands in the 1990’s.

    Correct Answer
    grunge
    Grunge
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "grunge". Grunge fashion became popular in the 1990s, particularly influenced by heavy metal bands. Grunge clothing is characterized by its casual and unkempt appearance, often featuring flannel shirts, ripped jeans, and oversized sweaters. This style of clothing reflected the rebellious and anti-establishment attitude of the grunge music movement during that time.

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  • 6. 

    In the 90’s it was usual to wear large clothes and athletic shoes? 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    During the 90's, it was indeed common for people to wear large clothes and athletic shoes. This fashion trend was influenced by hip-hop and urban culture, where baggy clothing and oversized sneakers were popular. The style was embraced by both men and women, and it became a defining characteristic of the fashion of that era.

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  • 7. 

    Who was the World's Highest Paid Model of the 90’s?

    • A.

      Naomi Campbell

    • B.

      Cindy Crawford

    • C.

      Tyra Banks

    • D.

      Claudia Schiffer

    Correct Answer
    B. Cindy Crawford
    Explanation
    Cindy Crawford was the highest paid model of the 90's due to her successful career and numerous high-profile endorsements and campaigns. She was known for her iconic beauty mark and her ability to captivate audiences with her striking looks and confident presence. Crawford's popularity and influence in the fashion industry during that time made her a highly sought-after model, leading to her earning the highest income among her peers.

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  • 8. 

    What were the most used colours of the 90's?

    • A.

      Neutral colors

    • B.

      Pastel colours

    • C.

      Neon colours

    Correct Answer
    C. Neon colours
    Explanation
    During the 90s, neon colors were highly popular and widely used. These vibrant and bold hues became a significant trend in fashion, interior design, and even in popular culture. Neon colors, such as bright pink, electric blue, and fluorescent green, were seen in clothing, accessories, and even in home decor. They added a sense of excitement and energy to the overall aesthetic of the 90s, reflecting the vibrant and dynamic nature of the era.

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  • 9. 

    Sildenafil is more commonly designated as?

    Correct Answer
    viagra
    Viagra
    Explanation
    Sildenafil is more commonly designated as "viagra" or "Viagra."

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  • 10. 

    What was the highest grossing film of the 90’s?

    Correct Answer
    titanic
    Titanic
    Explanation
    The highest grossing film of the 90's was Titanic.

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  • 11. 

    In which film did this character participated?

    Correct Answer
    home alone
    Home Alone
    Explanation
    The character participated in the film "Home Alone" or "home alone".

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  • 12. 

    Who plays Rachel Green in the series Friends?

    Correct Answer
    Jennifer Aniston
    jennifer aniston
    Explanation
    Jennifer Aniston is the correct answer to the question. She is the actress who played the character Rachel Green in the TV series Friends.

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  • 13. 

    What is the instrument played by Lisa Simpson?

    Correct Answer
    saxophone
    Saxophone
    Explanation
    Lisa Simpson plays the saxophone.

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  • 14. 

    Of the following, which was NOT the name of a Spice Girl?

    • A.

      Cutie

    • B.

      Scary

    • C.

      Sporty

    • D.

      Baby

    Correct Answer
    A. Cutie
    Explanation
    The name "Cutie" was not one of the names used by the Spice Girls. The Spice Girls were a British girl group formed in the 1990s, and their members were known by their stage names: Scary, Sporty, Baby, Ginger, and Posh. "Cutie" is not a name that was associated with any of the Spice Girls.

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  • 15. 

    "What does this button do?" is a famous saying of which character?

    • A.

      Dexter

    • B.

      Johnny Bravo

    • C.

      Dee Dee

    • D.

      Scooby Doo

    Correct Answer
    C. Dee Dee
    Explanation
    Dee Dee is the correct answer because "What does this button do?" is a famous saying associated with her character. This catchphrase is often used by Dee Dee in the animated TV show "Dexter's Laboratory" when she is curious about the function of a button or a device.

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  • 16. 

    What was the best selling book of the 90’S in the U.K?

    Correct Answer
    bridget jones diary
    Explanation
    "Bridget Jones's Diary" by Helen Fielding was a bestselling book in the 90s in the UK. It became popular for its relatable and humorous portrayal of a single woman navigating through life, love, and career. The book's success was also attributed to its witty writing style and the way it resonated with readers, particularly women, during that time period.

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  • 17. 

    In a post-apocalyptic 2029, artificially intelligent machines seek to exterminate what is left of the human race. Two beings from this era travel back in time to 1984 Los Angeles. Identify the movie.

    Correct Answer
    the terminator
    The terminator
    terminator
    Terminator
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Terminator." The given question describes a post-apocalyptic future where AI machines are trying to exterminate humans. Two beings travel back in time to 1984 Los Angeles. This description matches the plot of the movie "The Terminator."

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  • 18. 

    What was the song that launched Britney Spears career?

    Correct Answer
    baby one more time
    hit me baby one more time
    Explanation
    The song that launched Britney Spears' career is "Baby One More Time." This catchy pop song was released in 1998 and became a massive hit, topping the charts in several countries. It introduced Britney Spears as a talented and charismatic young artist, capturing the attention of audiences worldwide and establishing her as a pop music icon.

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  • 19. 

    What was the first Pokemon Ash caught?

    Correct Answer
    caterpie
    Explanation
    The first Pokemon that Ash caught was Caterpie. This can be seen in the very first episode of the Pokemon anime series, where Ash encounters and catches Caterpie in the Viridian Forest. Caterpie becomes one of Ash's most loyal and beloved Pokemon throughout his journey.

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  • 20. 

    In the first Pokemon league, how many Pokemon were there?

    • A.

      150

    • B.

      649

    • C.

      151

    • D.

      563

    Correct Answer
    C. 151
    Explanation
    In the first Pokemon league, there were a total of 151 Pokemon. This is because the first generation of Pokemon games, known as Pokemon Red and Green (or Blue), introduced a total of 151 different species of Pokemon. These included iconic Pokemon like Pikachu, Bulbasaur, Charizard, and many others. Therefore, the correct answer is 151.

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  • 21. 

    What is the name of the British best-selling author who lived in Porto?

    Correct Answer
    J.K.Rowling
    Explanation
    J.K. Rowling is the correct answer because she is a British best-selling author who is known for living in Porto. She is famous for writing the Harry Potter series, which has sold millions of copies worldwide. Rowling has also been open about her time living in Porto and how it influenced her writing. Therefore, J.K. Rowling is the most fitting answer to the question.

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  • 22. 

    Rap was just becoming well known in the 90s. Which artist had the first number one rap single?

    • A.

      MC Hammer

    • B.

      Vanilla Ice

    • C.

      Eminem

    • D.

      Tupac

    Correct Answer
    C. Eminem
    Explanation
    In the 90s, rap music was gaining popularity and becoming more mainstream. Out of the given options, Eminem is the correct answer because he was the artist who had the first number one rap single. Eminem's breakthrough single "Lose Yourself" from the 8 Mile soundtrack reached the top spot on the charts in 2002, making him the first rap artist to achieve this milestone.

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  • 23. 

    The 1990s was a golden age for modern Disney movies. Which Disney Movie did NOT debut in the 90s? 

    • A.

      Tarzan

    • B.

      The Lion King

    • C.

      The Little Mermaid

    • D.

      Beauty and the Beast

    Correct Answer
    C. The Little Mermaid
    Explanation
    The Little Mermaid is the correct answer because it actually debuted in 1989, not the 1990s. The film is a classic Disney movie, but it was released just before the start of the 90s.

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