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80s Quiz 2

Test your 80's knowledge...




1

In 1982, President Ronald Reagan signs the Garn-St Germain Act which deregulates which industry?

Airline Industry
Savings and Loan Industry
Cable Televion Industry
Communications Industry (Telephone Companies)

2

Who wrote the book The Color Purple?

Amy Tan
Toni Morrison
Alice Walker
Zora Neale Hurston

3

What was the first Japanese automobile manufacturer to open a plant in the United States? (Marysville, OH to be exact)

Nissan
Honda
Toyota
Mazda

4

In the early 80s, which Kellogg's cereal used a porcupine for it's mascot?

Clusters
Quisp
Life
Sugar Corn Pops

5

What was the name of the captain of the Exxon Valdez?

Joseph Hazelwood
Mark Tompkins
Armond Coleman
Jack Welsh

6

In the arcade game 'Mr. Do', what type of fruit does the player eat to complete each level?

Cherries
Bananas
Apples
Strawberries

7

Which car company was the first to sell a 'minivan'?

Honda
Chevrolet
Ford
Chrysler

8

Which of the following was NOT a character in the He-Man and the Masters of the Universe line of toys?

Teela
Tank
Battle Car
Man-At-Arms

9

Who is the Subway Vigilante that shot 4 Africran-American teenagers in a NYC subway?

John Wayne Gacey
Ted Bundy
Bernhard Goetz
Roger Bannister

10

In 1989, Kim Basinger bought an entire town. What was the name of the town?

Braselton, GA
Timnath, CO
Sitka, AK
Luverne, AL

11

In 1987, construction began on The Chunnel which runs between what 2 countries?

Italy and Switzerland
France and Germany
England and France
England and Ireland

12

The 1982 World's Fair, called Energy Turns the World, was held in what city?

Macon, GA
Minneapolis, MN
Spokane, WA
Knoxville, TN

13

In Pac-Man, the four ghosts names are Inky, Pinky, Blinky and Clyde. Clyde does not appear in Ms. Pac-Man. What is the fourth ghosts name?

Pam
Meg
Sue
Beth

14

Boy George and which other member of Culture Club had a doomed affair?

Roy Hay (guitar)
Jon Moss (drummer)
Mikey Craig (bass)
All of the above

15

In 1989, Jose and Kitty Menendez were killed by their sons. What were the sons' names?

Jack and Tommy
Fred and John
Edward and Justin
Erik and Lyle





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