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Updated on Jul 20, 2020. Posted on Jul 12, 2020

This Is A Gen X'er Quiz That No Gen Z'er Or Millennial Could Realistically Do Well At

And if you are a Gen Xer, then this quiz is for you!

  1. What TV show is this?

  2. What product did Coca-Cola launch in 1985?

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  3. In 1980 Brooke Shields did a controversial ad campaign for what brand?

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  4. In the early '80s, Janet Jackson had a recurring role in what popular sitcom?

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  5. This mansion appeared in what primetime soap?

    CBS Television
  6. Which of these is NOT a famous novel published in the 1980s?

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  7. Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder had a cameo in what classic Gen X movie?

    Warner Bros.
  8. This is a scene from which music video?

    Tommy Boy
  9. Which supermodel appeared alongside Mark Wahlberg in his Calvin Klein underwear campaign?

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  10. What was the name of Elizabeth Wurtzel's memoir that helped cement her as the voice of Gen X?

    Riverhead Trade
  11. This is a scene from which music video?

  12. Which of these clothing brands did Drew Barrymore do an ad campaign for in the '90s?

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  13. Which legendary singer played Dwayne Wayne's mom on A Different World?

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  14. What is the name of this MTV VJ?

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  15. TLC famously pinned what to their clothing?

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  16. Pedro Zamora from The Real World: San Francisco is credited as being one of the first people to do what on TV?

    MTV Everett Collection
  17. Which of these bands did NOT play Woodstock '94?

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  18. Which of these was NOT a '90s mall chain store?

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  19. This is a commercial for what?

    Retro Rabbit Ears/
  20. Bill Clinton used what classic '70s song as part of his 1992 presidential campaign?

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  21. What was the name of the third-party candidate (who was also a very serious contender) that ran against Bill Clinton and George H. W. Bush for the presidency in 1992?

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  22. This is a scene from which music video?

  23. What talk show is this?

    Sony Pictures Television
  24. This is a scene from what Madonna music video?

  25. And finally, what was the first music video ever played on MTV?


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