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18 Questions To Prove You Are An ’80s Girl

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  1. 1. What is the name of the badass Girl Scout-type group in "Troop Beverly Hills"?

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    The Sequoia Girls Troop Beverly Hills
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    The Ladybug Troop of Beverly Hills
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    Explorer Troopers of Beverly Hills
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    Wilderness Girls Troop Beverly Hills
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Cookie Time!"

  2. 2. Which one of the following toys did NOT have its own cartoon (but totally deserved one)?

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    Teddy Ruxpin
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    Sweet Secrets
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    Lady Lovely Locks
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    Popples
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The forgotten jewels of the '80s.

  3. 3. What was Punky Brewster’s real name? Clue: It starts with a P.

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    Patricia Brewster
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    Penelope Brewster
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    Priscilla Brewster
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    Paulette Brewster
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "I see the girl that turns my world around."

  4. 4. Which of the following was NOT a flavor of Kissing Koolers you were putting on your lips/eating?

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    Strawberry Fizz
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    Peppermint Twist
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    Watermelon
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    Dr. Pepper
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Dr. Pepper was a Lip Smackers flavor.

  5. 5. What is the name of the enchanted mystical land where the ponies live in "My Little Pony"?

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    Rolling Stables
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    The Evergreen Prairie
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    Ponyland
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    Pony Gardens
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "My Little Pony, My Little Pony, isn't the world a lovely place?"

  6. 6. Which of the following Madonna songs was NOT released in the ‘80s?

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    "Express Yourself"
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    "Vogue"
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    "Like a Prayer"
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    "Live to Tell"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Vogue" was released in March 1990.

  7. 7. What happened to Jem’s mom?

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    It was never explained.
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    She died while giving birth to Kimber.
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    She abandoned Jem and Kimber when they were little girls.
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    She died in a plane crash.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Jerrica/Jem was 12 years old when her mother died in a plane crash. And yes they showed the wreckage on a cartoon!

  8. 8. Which TV show did First Lady Nancy Reagan make a special appearance on to promote her “Just Say No” campaign?

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    “Family Ties”
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    "Diff'rent Strokes"
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    "The Facts of Life"
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    "The Cosby Show"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was a "very special episode."

  9. 9. Which of the following was NOT a sugary delicious ‘80s breakfast cereal?

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    Jem and the Holograms Cereal
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    Breakfast with Barbie
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    Rainbow Brite Cereal
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    Strawberry Shortcake Cereal
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Breakfast missed out on something truly, truly, truly outrageous.

  10. 10. What was the name of the not-at-all-weird-robot-child-maid on “Small Wonder”?

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    Chip
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    Harriet
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    Vicki
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    Alison
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "She's fantastic, made of plastic. Microchips here and there."

  11. 11. WigWams were a brand of?

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    Socks
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    Scrunchies
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    T-Shirts
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    Shoes
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The best socks to layer!

  12. 12. Which one of these is a REAL smurfing Smurf?

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    Handy Smurf
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    Scrappy Smurf
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    Professor Smurf
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    Moody Smurf
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Smurftastic!

  13. 13. What was the name of this Barbie line? And yes, she was just a Jem wannabe.

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    Showtime Barbie
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    Glitter and Gold Barbie
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    Barbie and the Rockers
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    Barbie and the Rocking Sensations
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    She did come with a sweet-ass cassette tape.

  14. 14. What was the name of Sarah’s little brother in “Labyrinth”?

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    Toby
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    Bobby
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    Joey
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    Billy
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "You have 13 hours in which to solve the labyrinth, before your baby brother becomes one of us... forever."

  15. 15. She-Ra was the kick-ass alter ego of:

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    Princess Fiona
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    Princess Rose
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    Princess Krystal
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    Princess Adora
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    Wrong!

    He-Man's twin sister and defender of the Crystal Castle.

  16. 16. Which of the following classics was NOT an ‘80s Nickelodeon show?

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    "Double Dare"
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    "Pinwheel"
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    "Salute Your Shorts"
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    "The World of David the Gnome"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Salute Your Shorts" premiered in 1991.

  17. 17. What was the name of the toy line that was an aerobic exercise kit (and also a likely cause of early body image issues)?

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    Teen Steam
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    Get in Shape, Girl!
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    Workin' Out Fun!
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    Shaping Up!
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    “Get in shape, girl! It’s so appealing!”

  18. 18. Which one of these films — that you watched over and over again — is NOT an ‘80s movie?

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    “Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead”
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    “Teen Witch”
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    “Heathers”
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    “Dirty Dancing”
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It may have looked like it took place in 1988, but "Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead" was released in 1991.

 
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