Growing Up in the '90s Quiz

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5 Min Quiz

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Kids in the '90s didn't have smartphones, Instagram or Snapchat — but they did have Nickelodeon, Game Boys and pogs. How much do you remember about the '90s? Take this quiz to test your knowledge.

Who was the butler on "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air"?

Geoffrey was the Banks family's loyal servant.

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What are the two types of playing discs in the game of pogs?

Pogs were one of the more fleeting kids' fads of the '90s. Pogs and slammers were used, but please don't ask how or why.

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Which TV show theme song had the following opening line? "It's a rare condition in this day and age to read any good news on the newspaper page."

"Love and tradition of a grand design, some people say, is even harder to find" is the next line in the theme song of "Family Matters."

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On the "Saved by the Bell" episode in which Jessie freaked out on drugs, what was she taking?

The "Jessie's Song" episode showed how seemingly innocent over-the-counter drugs like caffeine pills can make you excited … and scared.

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On which kids' show did the character Pierre Escargot appear?

Kenan Thompson played Pierre Escargot on sketch comedy show "All That."

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Which TV show theme song had the following opening line? "Whatever happened to predictability?"

"The milkman, the paper boy, the evening TV" is the next line in the theme song of "Full House."

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Which candy was "the freshmaker"?

"Mentos freshness, fresh goes better with Mentos, fresh and full of life! Mentos, the freshmaker!"

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Who were Tim and Jill Taylor's kids on "Home Improvement"?

Brad, Randy and Mark were the Taylor kids.

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What's the first book in R.L. Stine's "Goosebumps" series?

"Welcome to Dead House" was published in 1992.

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What's the name of Carmen Sandiego's criminal organization?

The object of the "Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?" game is to capture the head of V.I.L.E.

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Which channel aired "Supermarket Sweep" in the '90s?

Lifetime ran a version of the classic game show from 1990 to 1995.

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On "Beverly Hills, 90210," the entire high school rallies to ensure this character graduates.

"Donna Martin graduates! Donna Martin graduates!"

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Wendy Kaufman starred in this company's commercials and was really its employee.

Wendy Kaufman, the "Snapple Lady," read Snapple fan mail in the ads.

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Which TV character was so popular in the '90s that he got his own cereal?

Urkel-Os were introduced in 1991. Yes, Urkel-Os.

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Which of the following is NOT considered a grunge band?

Matchbox 20 kind of sticks out like a sore thumb in that group, doesn't it?

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Where is "Dawson's Creek" set?

"Dawson's Creek" takes place in the fictional town of Capeside, Massachusetts, although it was filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina.

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Which of the following is NOT one of the Camden children in "7th Heaven"?

It would seem that Lucy would be the odd one out in a family full of biblical names, but it's actually Luke who's not in the Camden family.

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What is Bart Simpson's full name?

The troublemaker's name is Bartholomew JoJo Simpson.

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What was NBC's original Must See TV lineup for the 1993-94 season?

Thursday was the big comedy night for NBC in the '90s, and in '93 things kicked off with "Mad About You" at 8 p.m.

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Who was Doogie Howser's girlfriend?

Sadly, Doogie and Wanda broke up when she went off to college.

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What game came packaged with a Game Boy?

The addictive puzzle game "Tetris" was the Game Boy gateway game.

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Which '90s boy band featured Nick, Drew, Justin and Jeff?

Nick, Drew, Justin and Jeff composed 98 Degrees, perhaps the least successful of the successful '90s boy bands.

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Which '90s song was ranked the "No. 1 greatest one-hit wonder of all time" by VH1?

Los Del Rio took the honor for the inescapable "Macarena."

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Who was Angela Chase's crush on "My So-Called Life"?

Jordan Catalano was a man of few words, but he made the ladies swoon.

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What was the name of the last Beanie Baby ever manufactured?

The final Beanie Baby (in 1999) was a black bear called "The End."

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Which TV show theme song had the following opening line? "It's a little wild and a little strange."

"When you make a home out on the range" is the next phrase in the theme song of "Hey Dude."

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What was the first Mary-Kate and Ashley movie?

Hard-core Olsen fans will recall that "To Grandmother's House We Go" (1992) was the first of many movies starring the twins.

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Which "All That" cast member did NOT get a spinoff show?

Every one of these people went on to star in his or her very own Nickelodeon show, except Angelique Bates.

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"Wannabe" was the Spice Girls' first single. What was the second?

"Say You'll Be There" made it to No. 3 on the U.S. Hot 100.

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Who was the first host of "TRL"?

Carson Daly hosted "Total Request Live" (otherwise known as "TRL") on MTV from 1998 to 2002.

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