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What happened in the 1950's? Quiz

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What age was Queen Elizabeth II at her coronation in 1953?

  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 48

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In which US state did the first Disney theme park open in 1955?

  • Florida
  • California
  • Ohio
  • Maryland

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Named after her daughter, Ruth Handler invented which doll in 1959?

  • Helen
  • Lucy
  • Olivia
  • Barbie

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The 1951 ''Treaty of Peace With Japan'' which served to officially end World War II, is commonly known as what?

  • San Francisco Peace Treaty
  • New York City Peace Treaty
  • Los Angeles Peace Treaty
  • Boston Peace Treaty

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What type of animal was Laika, who was the first living animal to orbit the Earth in Sputnik 2, launched by Russia?

  • Cat
  • Dog
  • Monkey
  • Hamster

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The first issue of which British children’s comic was published in April 1950?

  • Eagle
  • Batman
  • Chinchilla
  • Superman

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In 1958, which author had to refuse the Nobel Prize for Literature because he was told he would be refused re-entry into his country if he accepted it?

  • Thomas Edison
  • Boris Pasterak
  • Henri Becquerel
  • Enrico Fermi

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Invented by Dr David Warren in the 1950?s, what is the ''Flight Data Recorder'' better known as?

  • The ''Black Box''.
  • The ''Green Box''.
  • The ''Yellow Box''.
  • The ''Red Box''.

 

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