80s Trivia Questions And Answers | Test Your Knowledge

Time to put your knowledge of the 80s with our Trivia Questions And Answers. Take this fun quiz and see how much you really know about this amazing decade.

1. In what year was Michael Jackson's album "Thriller" released?

Michael Jackson's album "Thriller" cover

In what year was Michael Jackson's album "Thriller" released?
80
80
82
82
88
88

2. In the 1985 film "Back to the Future", what car was used for Doc Brown's time machine?

Back To The Future

In the 1985 film "Back to the Future", what car was used for Doc Brown's time machine?
The Delorean
The Delorean
BMW
BMW
Porsche
Porsche

3. What was the name of Madonna's first studio album, released in 1983?

Madonna 1980s

What was the name of Madonna's first studio album, released in 1983?
Into The Groove
Into The Groove
Who's That Girl
Who's That Girl
Madonna
Madonna

4. In what year did US President Ronald Reagan and Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev sign the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty?

Ronald Reagan and Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev

In what year did US President Ronald Reagan and Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev sign the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty?
1987
1987
1984
1984
1988
1988

5. What was the highest-grossing film of the 1980s?

1980s movies

What was the highest-grossing film of the 1980s?
Top Gun
Top Gun
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
E.T The Extra-Terrestrial
E.T The Extra-Terrestrial

6. Which action movie, released in 1988, has become a classic Christmas film?

1980s Film Collage

Which action movie, released in 1988, has become a classic Christmas film?
The Terminator
The Terminator
Die Hard
Die Hard
At Close Range
At Close Range

7. Who directed the 1980 horror film based on a Stephen King novel, "The Shining"?

Film Directors Chair

Who directed the 1980 horror film based on a Stephen King novel, "The Shining"?
Stanley Kubrick
Stanley Kubrick
Ridley Scott
Ridley Scott
Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg

8. Who was the lead actress in the 1989 romantic comedy "When Harry Met Sally..."?

When Harry Met Sally...
Who was the lead actress in the 1989 romantic comedy "When Harry Met Sally..."?
Cher
Cher
Meg Ryan
Meg Ryan
Julie Roberts
Julie Roberts

9. What popular 1980s television series was set in the sunny beaches of California and featured lifeguards in red swimsuits?

TV shows in the 1980s

What popular 1980s television series was set in the sunny beaches of California and featured lifeguards in red swimsuits?
Cheers
Cheers
The A Team
The A Team
Bay Watch
Bay Watch

10. Who was the host of The Tonight Show throughout the entire decade of the 1980s?

The Tonight Show

Who was the host of The Tonight Show throughout the entire decade of the 1980s?
Johnny Carson
Johnny Carson
Phil Donahue
Phil Donahue
Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey