Monday, March 3, 2008

The Good old days

I was sent this quiz with trivia from a few decades back and thought it was fun enough to share. Hope you all have fun with it and let me know what your score was. (I got 19)
1. What builds strong bodies 12 ways?
A. Flintstones vitamins
B. Cod liver oil
C. Milk
D. Wonder Bread
2. Before he was Muhammed Ali, he was...
A. Sugar Ray Robinson
B. Cassius Clay
C. Gene Autry
D. Rudolph Valentino
3. Pogo, the comic strip character said, "We have met the enemy and...
A. It's you
B. He is us
C. We quit
D. He's really mean
4. Good night, David.
A. Good night, Chet
B. Until tomorrow
C. Good Night, Irene
D. Good Night, Gracie
5. You'll wonder where the yellow went,
A. When you use Tide
B. When you use Lady Clairol
C. When you clean your tub
D. When you brush your teeth with Pepsodent
6. Before he was the Skipper's Little Buddy, Bob Denver was Dobie's friend,
A. Maynard G. Krebbs
B. Randolph Scott
C. Steve Reeves
D. Stuart Whitman
7.Liar, liar...
A. You're a liar
B. Your nose is growing
C. Pants on fire
D. Join the choir
8. Meanwhile, back in Metropolis, Superman fights a never ending battle for truth, justice and...
A. Wheaties
B. Lois Lane
C. The American Way
D. World peace
9 . Hey, kids, what time is it?
A. It's time for Yogi Bear
B. The Mighty Mouse Hour
C. It's Howdy Doody Time
D. It's Time for Romper Room
10. Lions and tigers and bears...
A. Oh My
B. Oh no
C. Let's run
D. I'm scared
11. Bob Dylan advised us never to trust anyone
A. Over 30
B. Wearing a uniform
C. Carrying a briefcase
D. Who says "trust me"
12. NFL quarterback who appeared in a television commercial wearing women's stockings.
A. Joe Montana
B. John Elway
C. Joe Namath
D. Roger Stauback
13. Brylcream...
A. Smear it on
B. It's a dream
C. We're your team
D. A little dab'll do ya
14. I found my thrill...
A. On Blueberry Hill
B. With my man, Bill
C. Down at the mill
D. Over the windowsill
15. Before Robin Williams, Peter Pan was played by
A. Clark Gable
B. Mary Martin
C. Doris Day
D. Errol Flynn
16. Name the Beatles
A. John, Steve, George, Ringo
B. John, Paul, George, Ringo
C. John, Paul, Stacey, Ringo
D. Jay, Paul, George, Ringo
17. I wonder, wonder, wonder, who
A. Who knocked on the door?
B. Who did the laundry?
C. Was it you?
D. Who wrote the book of love?
18. I'm strong to the finish
A. And don't you forget it
B. Cause I eats me spinach
C. To outlast Bruto
D. Cause I'm the hero
19. When it's least expected, you're elected, you're the star today...
A. Smile, you're on Candid Camera
B. Smile, you're on Star Search
C. Smile, you're a hit
D. Smile, we're watching you
20. What do M & M's do?
A. Make your tummy happy
B. Melt in your mouth, not in your hand
C. come in colors
D. Melt your heart
Okay, now scroll down for the answers!
1 d - Wonder Bread
2 b- Cassius Clay
3 b - He Is Us
4 a - Good night, Chet
5 d - When you brush your teeth with Pepsodent
6 a - Maynard G. Krebbs
7 c - Pants On Fire
8 c - The American Way
9 c - It's Howdy Doody Time
10 a - Oh My
11 a- Over 30
12 c - Joe Namath
13 d - A little dab'll do ya
14 a - On Blueberry Hill
15 b - Mary Martin
16 b - John, Paul, George, Ringo
17 d - Who wrote the book of Love
18 b - Cause I eats me spinach
19 a - Smile, you're on Candid Camera
20 b - Melt In Your Mouth Not In Your Hand


Melissa said...

12 :)
I think a few of those were a little before my time lol :)

Nise' said...

That was fun. I got #3 wrong the rest right. Does that mean I'm old?

Cheri said...

I'm feeling younger again- I got 5 wrong!

Cherdecor said...

I'm old and I missed four! LOL! I guess I wasn't in tune to the radio or tv.

Megan (FriedOkra) said...

WHOOHOOOOOOO! I hardly knew any of them. I'm a spring chicken!


Nancy said...

I hate to admit this but I knew them all.. guess I'm old as dirt!!! LOL

justabeachkat said...

I got 15 right, 5 wrong. It was fun though.


Perri said...

Let me grab my cane because man I am old!

Heather said...

I got 13 right. I was surprised that I got that many, though!

Shelly said...

I got 14 right. You got more because you are older. LOL

Diane said...

I got 15 right - kinda old but not as old as you! :)

BethAnne said...

I am soooo not telling my score.

Rohal Call said...

I got 14 right....must admit at least two of those correct answers were total guesses though.

Pat said...

I got everyone right....I will now grab my walker and go sit in my rocking chair.

Terri said...

I'm kind of old - I missed 4 of them.

Teachin' this mommy new tricks! said...

ha ha....that was cute! Thanks!

chelsea said...

I must be pretty young, I got 10 right, I guessed on most of them, but some of them I actually knew.

Mary said...


I remember all of those. That does date me, doesn't it? Thanks for the fun and for stopping by and commenting on my blog. I always enjoy your visits.

I will be checking in with Michelle to see how the nurse found her incision tonight. I will post later.


SharonB said...

I only missed two...guess that makes me older than I'd like to admit. :-)

Anonymous said...

That was hard.....

Laura said...

I got 14 right, Aaron got 12 - I think that's because you made me watch Candid Camera so much!