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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/16/21

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Question: Which film features this famous quote “Carpe Diem boys. Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary?


Last Question: Which 1981 video game has the same name as a Shakespearean play?

Answer: Tempest

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 10/20/21

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Question: What show was I Love the 80s: Strikes Back panelist John Fugelsang referring to when he said, “I was just happy to see Kunta Kinte in space.”?


Last Question: What video game company released the Megamania game cartridge in 1982?

Answer: Activision

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/7/21

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Question: What Francis Ford Coppola 3D science fiction film was shown at Disney theme parks from 1986 through 1998?


Last Question: What video game system introduced a home version of Space Invaders in 1980?

Answer: Atari

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/25/20

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Question: Which one of these stars from the 80s did NOT have an aerobic workout video?

A. Jane Fonda
B. Angela Lansbury
C. Arnold Schwarzenegger
D. Betty White


Last Question: What links these 3 clues together?
Covered Wagon
Dysentery
Video Game

Answer: The Oregon Trail game

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/4/20

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Question: What medical alarm company featured am ad with a senior citizen saying, “I’ve fallen, and I can’t get up!”?


Last Question: Put these Mike Tyson’s Punch Out!! opponents in the order that you fight them on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES):

A. Soda Popinski
B. King Hippo
C. Glass Joe
D. Mike Tyson

Answer:
C. Glass Joe
B. King Hippo
A. Soda Popinski
D. Mike Tyson

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 10/30/20

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Question: Put these Mike Tyson’s Punch Out!! opponents in the order that you fight them on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES):

A. Soda Popinski
B. King Hippo
C. Glass Joe
D. Mike Tyson


Last Question: What links these 3 clues together?

Littlefoot
Ducky
Petrie

Answer: The Land Before Time

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 10/26/20

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Question: What links these 3 clues together?

Littlefoot
Ducky
Petrie


Last Question: Put these items in order from least to most expensive when they were released.

A. Sony Walkman (TPS-L2)
B. Commodore 64
C. Nintendo Game Boy
D. Speak & Spell

Answer:

D. Speak & Spell ($50)
C. Nintendo Game Boy ($89.95)
A. Sony Walkman ($200 Astonished face)
B. Commodore 64 ($595)