Tell Us If You've Eaten These Foods and We'll Guess If You're a Baby Boomer

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Allison Lips

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Were you born between 1946 and 1964? Then you're a Baby Boomer. This quiz is going to bring you back to your childhood. You'll remember foods you loved, food you forgot about and foods you wish you could forget about.

We're going to take a trip back to the 1960s and 1970s to visit the foods Boomers ate growing up. Some foods have had staying power. Baby Boomers grew up eating Pop Tarts and drinking Tang.  When they got older and had children, Boomers bought those products for their kids, who would have equally fond memories of them. Also, most of us would starve if we didn't keep the freezer stocked with frozen meals. Other foods were forgotten with time or became jokes. Baby boomers will have a hard time convincing their children tuna casserole was popular and that Jell-O 1-2-3 was an actual product, not just a recipe Kraft concocted to sell more Jell-O. Although, few people who are not Boomers are going to believe Jell-O salad was real and did not always sound disgusting.


With this quiz, we'll find out if you're a Boomer, too young to be a Boomer or even are a boomer at heart. Even though some of these foods may be hard to find, not all of them have disappeared, which gives new generations a peak into foods of the past. Now it's time to find out how many of the following foods you've tried!

Did you ever eat Jello 1-2-3?

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Where were you the first time you ate fondue?

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Do you remember the Marathon bar?

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How do you feel about SpaghettiOs?

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How did you drink your Kool-Aid?

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What are your memories of Howard Johnson's?

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How do you feel about frozen Milky Ways?

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Have you ever opened a can of the soda Tab?

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When you received a Mary Jane for Halloween, what was your reaction?

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Would you save a Now and Later for later?

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Do you know who Bazooka Joe is?

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What is your favorite Pop Tart flavor?

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Was Beef Wellington ever on the menu for dinner?

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When you were growing up, what did McDonald's sell?

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Was shrimp cocktail ever a big deal in your lifetime?

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How would you describe Charleston Chews?

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Where would you eat Swedish meatballs?

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Have you ever eaten homemade Chex Mix?

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Once you popped, when did the Pringles fun stop?

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What kind of memories does quiche bring back?

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How often did you eat Hamburger Helper as a child?

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How were pigs in a blanket made during your childhood?

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Would you eat a cheese log?

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Did carrot cake take on a special significance in your childhood?

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Were TV dinners a frequent meal at your house?

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Why did you drink Tang?

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Which Halloween-themed cereal did you beg your parents to buy?

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Did you ever combine pistachio pudding and pineapple to make Watergate salad?

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Was it ever acceptable to serve a Jell-O salad?

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Who taught you how to make beef bourguignon?

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