The 60's

The 60's

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1.

Who was the first man to walk on the moon in 1969?

Buzz Aldren
Neil Armstrong
Michael Collins
Yuri Gagarin
Uri Gellar
No human has ever waked on the moon.
I don't know.
2.

The Berlin Wall was erected in what year?

1960
1961
1962
1963
1964
1965
I don't know.
3.

The first televised presidential debate occurred between which pair of candidates?

Hubert Humphrey and John F. Kennedy
Lyndon Johnson and Richard Nixon
Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy
Lyndon Johnson and John F. Kennedy
Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan
I don't know.
4.

Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968 by whom?

Lee Harvey Oswald
James Earl Ray
Charles Manson
Sirhan Sirhan
An unknown assailant.
I don't know
5.

Beatles member John Lennon created a public scandal in America when he was quoted by an American teen magazine as stating that...

God is dead.
the Beatles were more popular than Jesus.
communism was a better form of government than democracy.
the first lady was “pretty sexy”.
teenagers should become sexually active at the earliest opportunity.
I don't know.
6.

World heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali was imprisoned and stripped of his title in 1967 for what criminal offense?

Draft evasion
Publicly promoting the teachings of Islam.
Gambling on boxing matches.
Income tax evasion.
Assault and battery.
I don't know.
7.

Which actor appearing in the 60’s counter-culture classic ‘Easy Rider’ also directed the film?

Jack Nicholson
Peter Fonda
Henry Fonda
Jane Fonda
Dennis Hopper
I don't know.
8.

"Keep on truckin’" was a term made popular by the work of what famous artist?

Robert Crumb
Andy Warhol
Jackson Pollack
Roy Lichtenstein
Kilroy
I don't know.
9.

In December 1967, the firs successful heart transplant was performed by which surgeon?

Jonas Salk
Carl Jung
Norman Bethune
Cristiaan Barnard
Hawkeye Pierce
Frederick Banting
I don't know.
10.

The Bay of Pigs Invasion (1961) was an unsuccessful attempt by the United States to overthrow the government of what country?

Nicaragua
El Salvador
Cuba
Canada
The Soviet Union
Panama
I don't know.
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