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Year in Review: 1981

Test your knowledge of the events of 1981. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


Quiz ID:#18066
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Created By:cnmne*us*****




#1   Who became President of the United States?

#2   Which of the following movies was not released in 1981?

#3   Israel bombed and destroyed a nuclear facility. Where was the facility?

#4   In tennis, who won the Australian Open women's singles tournament?

#5   The first space shuttle was launched. What was its name?

#6   What Stephen King novel was published in 1981?

#7   Who did not come to power in 1981?

#8   Peter Sutcliffe was convicted in the murders of 13 women in England. What nickname was he given?

#9   In hockey, what team won the National Hockey League (NHL) Stanley Cup?

#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1981?

#11   In 1981, Anwar Sadat, President of Egypt, was assassinated.

#12   In 1981, Belize obtained its independence from Spain.

#13   In 1981, Europe's first commercial high speed train service began in France.





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