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True or False Blitz: 1980s Quiz Stats

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1980s HISTORY: The 'Exxon Valdez' oil spill took place off the coast of Japan. False
83.8%
True
12%
1980s ROYALTY: Prince William was born in the 1980s. True
82.2%
False
13.5%
1980s SPORTS: The San Francisco 49ers were Super Bowl champions more than once in the 1980s. True
81.7%
False
13.9%
1980s LITERATURE: Annie Wilkes is a character in 'Misery.' True
79%
False
16.8%
1980s AWARDS: Desmond Tutu won the Nobel Peace Price before the Dalai Lama did. True
74.6%
False
20.9%
1980s ENTERTAINMENT: 'Cats' premiered during the decade. True
71.5%
False
24.2%
1980s MUSIC: In 1981, 'Video Killed the Radio Star' was the first music video aired on MTV. True
70.9%
False
24.7%
1980s SPORTS: The 1988 summer Olympic Games were held in South Korea. True
70.5%
False
25.3%
1980s MUSIC: Madonna's first US number one hit was 'Like a Prayer.' False
70.1%
True
25.6%
1980s LITERATURE: 'The Color Purple' was written by Margaret Atwood. False
69.1%
True
26.5%
1980s SCIENCE: No new chemical elements were discovered or first observed in the 1980s. False
68.9%
True
26.7%
1980s HISTORY: Pope John Paul II was shot in the Vatican City in 1981. True
68.1%
False
27.7%
1980s POLITICS: David Lange was Prime Minister of New Zealand in the 1980s. True
68.1%
False
27.3%
1980s HISTORY: The Falklands War lasted for 3 years. False
67.5%
True
28%
1980s MOVIES: 'Back to the Future' was directed by Steven Spielberg. False
63.2%
True
32.5%
1980s POLITICS: Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister of the UK for the whole of the 1980s. True
60.3%
False
35.4%
1980s TELEVISION: The answer to the question 'Who shot J.R.?' was Sue Ellen Ewing. False
55.1%
True
40.5%
1980s GEOGRAPHY: Brunei gained its independence from France. False
50.3%
True
45.3%
1980s HISTORY: The Chernobyl disaster occurred in 1982. False
48.9%
True
46.7%
1980s GEOGRAPHY: The country known as Zaire in the 1980s is now known as the Central African Republic. False
41.7%
True
53.7%

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