Are you a child of the '70s? Take the quiz!


During the 1970s, disco ruled, pet rocks took the place of the family dog, and a few brave kids mixed Pop Rocks with soda and lived to tell the tale. Take our '70s quiz to test your knowledge of the decade that brought us icons like the Fonz!

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Question 1 of 20

What 1970s Saturday morning cartoon series featured an ensemble cast of superheroes?

Justice League
Scooby Doo
Super Friends

... "Super Friends" ran from 1973 through the mid '80s.


Question 2 of 20

The Big Wheel is a low-riding version of which vehicle?


... The Big Wheel was a '70s classic, and it featured a tricycle-like design.


Question 3 of 20

During the '70s, packets of this underwater species were sold as aquarium novelties called Sea-Monkeys.

brine shrimp

... During the '70s, comic book ads were used to sell brine shrimp marketed as Sea-Monkeys.


Question 4 of 20

In 1976, Kenner toys introduced what rubbery figurine?

Flexible Fred
Stretch Armstrong
Stretch Arnold

... The original Stretch Armstrong was manufactured from 1976 through the end of the decade.


Question 5 of 20

In the '70s, this popular brand of cereal featured a brightly colored alien on the box.

Rice Krispies

... Quisp, which resembled Captain Crunch, reached its peak during the '70s before it was discontinued at the end of the decade.


Question 6 of 20

In October 1971, this iconic theme park opened in Florida, forever changing the family vacation.

Universal Studios
Walt Disney World
Busch Gardens

... Walt Disney World opened its gates for the first time in October 1971.


Question 7 of 20

Which '70s TV series provided a glimpse into life during the '50s and '60s?

Happy Days
The Brady Bunch

... "Happy Days" was set during the '50s and '60s and starred a lovable greaser known as "The Fonz."


Question 8 of 20

Which celebrity took Marcia to a school dance during an episode of "The Brady Bunch"?

Scott Baio
Davy Jones
Peter Noone

... Davy Jones took Marcia to a dance during a classic Brady Bunch episode.


Question 9 of 20

Where was the 1975 horror film "Jaws" set?

North Shore
Amity Island
Martha's Vineyard

... During the 1975 film "Jaws," a massive shark terrorizes people on Amity Island.


Question 10 of 20

How old was singer Elvis Presley when he died in unexpectedly in 1977?


... In 1977, Elvis died suddenly at the age of 42.


Question 11 of 20

Who played Luke Skywalker in the 1977 hit movie "Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope"?

Mark Hamill
Harrison Ford
Henry Winkler

... Mark Hamill played the role of Luke Skywalker in all three Star Wars films.


Question 12 of 20

What did the Easy-Bake Oven use to cook food during the 1970s?

incandescent bulb
copper heating element
LED lighting

... Early versions of the Easy-Bake Oven used heat from an incandescent bulb to cook baked goods.


Question 13 of 20

During the mid-1970s, Gary Dahl made millions with what fad product?

Easy-Bake Oven
Pop Rocks
Pet Rock

... Pet Rocks came in a cardboard carrying case complete with breathing holes and an instruction manual.


Question 14 of 20

Who played the lead role in the 1973 horror movie "The Exorcist"?

Farrah Fawcett
Jamie Lee Curtis
Linda Blair

... Linda Blair took on the role of a girl possessed in "The Exorcist," which has become a horror classic.


Question 15 of 20

What did the Jackson 5 change their name to when they split with Motown in 1975?

The Jackson Brothers
Michael and the Jacksons
The Jacksons

... In 1975, the Jackson 5 split with Motown and changed their name to The Jacksons.


Question 16 of 20

This toy, which became popular in the '70s, consists of numerous colorful pegs that can be formed into patterns within a light box.

Glow Screen

... Though Lite-Brite was first sold in 1967, it didn't find true commercial success until the 1970s.


Question 17 of 20

What educational series first aired on ABC in 1973?

Sesame Street
Schoolhouse Rock!
Super Friends

... Schoolhouse Rock! consists of short, informative productions for kids.


Question 18 of 20

What year was Pop Rocks candy first sold to the public?


... The carbonated candy Pop Rocks first hit the market in 1975.


Question 19 of 20

More than one million of these household appliances were sold in the U.S. in 1975.

hair dryer
washing machine

... By the middle of the next decade, about 1 in 4 American families owned a microwave.


Question 20 of 20

The Bee Gees hit "Stayin' Alive" served as one of the top tracks on what movie soundtrack?

Saturday Night Fever
American Graffiti

... "Saturday Night Fever" made megastars out of John Travolta and the Bee Gees.


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