So you think you’re a ‘90s child?

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So you think you’re a ‘90s child?

You may have been born in the 90s, but how much of the decade do you actually remember?  Take this quiz to find out.

1. On December 14, 1996, a Wal-Mart employee was trampled and was killed by customers as they fought to grab what popular toy?
A. Furbies
B. Polly Pocket
C. Cabbage Patch Kids
D. Tickle Me Elmo

2. Which of the following is not an actual Pokémon?
A. Bellsprout
B. Magmortar
C. Onyx
D. Staryu

3. Match the Spice Girl with her nickname:
Melanie Brown         A.Ginger Spice
Geri Halliwell            B. Sporty Spice
Victoria Beckham   C. Scary Spice
Melanie Chisholm   D. Baby Spice
Emma Bunton           E. Posh Spice

4. Amanda Bynes started her career on which Nickelodeon TV show?
A. Hey Arnold
B. All That
C. The Amanda Show
D. Drake and Josh

5. Which of these was not a teletubbie?
A. Po
B. Baa-baa
C. Dipsy
D. Tinky-Winky

6. What company makes Beanie Babies?
A. Tyco Toys
C. Ty
D. Discovery Toys

7. True or False?  These celebrities were couples in the 90s:
A. Brad Pitt and Gwyneth Paltrow True/False
B. Johnny Depp and Sandra Bullock True/False
C. Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake True/False

8. What was the name of Dexter’s nemesis on the show “Dexter’s Lab”?
A. Mandark
B. Mojo Jojo
C. Astronomo
D. Hydrojim

9.  Which of the following was not a gameboy model? The Gameboy….
A. Color
B. Advanced

10. What is Michelle Tanner’s catchphrase on the TV show Full House?
A. Oh yeah!
B. Sweet man!
C. You got it dude!
D. Woo-hoo!


1. D
2. B
3. C, A, E, B, D
4. B
5. B
6. C
7. True, False, True
8. Mandark
9. D
10. C

Written by Hannah Berman & Allie Knauer. This article originally appeared in the April 2011 issue.