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Are you smarter than a 60 year old

DON’T LOOK BELOW FOR THE ANSWERS UNTIL YOU HAVE TRIED IT
OUT!

A TEST TO SEE IF YOU ARE AS SMART AS A 60YEAR OLD:

The answers are printed below, but don’t cheat.

 

01.After the Lone Ranger saved the day and rode off into the
sunset, the grateful citizens would ask, Who was that masked man?
Invariably, someone would answer, I don’t know, but he left this behind.
What did he leave behind?________________.

02.When the Beatles first came to the U.S. .In early 1964, we all watched them on The _______________ Show.

03.Get your kicks, __________________.’

04.’The story you are about to see is true. The names have been changed to ___________________.’

05.’In the jungle, the mighty jungle, ________________.’

06.After the Twist, The Mashed Potato, and the Watusi, we ‘danced’ under a stick that was lowered as low as we could go in a dance called the ‘_____________.’

07.Nestle’s makes the very best . .. . . _________ ______.’

08..Satchmo was America ‘s ‘Ambassador of Goodwill.’ Our parents shared this great jazz trumpet player with us. His name was_________________.

09.What takes a licking and keeps on ticking?_______________.

10.Red Skeleton’s hobo character was named__________________ and Red

always ended his television show by saying, ‘Good Night, and ‘________ ________.. ‘

11.Some Americans who protested the Vietnam War did so by burning their______________.

12.The cute little car with the engine in the back and the trunk in the front was called the VW. What other names did it go by? ____________ &_______________.

13.In 1971, singer Don MacLean sang a song about, ‘the day
the music died.’ This was a tribute to ___________________.

14..We can remember the first satellite placed into orbit.
The Russians did it. It was called ___________________.

15.One of the big fads of the late 50’s and 60’s was a large
plastic ring that we twirled around our waist. It was called the ________________.

 

 

 

ANSWERS :

01..The Lone Ranger left behind a silver bullet.

02.The Ed Sullivan Show

03..On Route 66

04..To protect the innocent.

05.The Lion Sleeps Tonight

06.The limbo

07.Chocolate

08..Louis Armstrong

09.The Timex watch

10..Freddy, The Freeloader and ‘Good Night and God Bless.’

11.Draft cards (Bras were also burned. Not flags, as some have guessed)

12.Beetle or Bug

13.Buddy Holly

14.Sputnik

15.Hoola-hoop

 

Send this to your ‘old’ friends, (Better known as Seniors.)
It will

drive them crazy! And keep them busy and let them forget
their aches

and pains for a few minutes

 

 

 

 

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