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Fit for the 70s

1970s’ lifestyle protects the planet.

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Read these statements about the 1970s. Which one of them is not true? Write T (true) or F (false).

a) Elvis Presley died in 1977.□

b) Margaret Thatcher became Britain’s first woman prime minister in 1979.□

c) The film Star Wars came out in 1977.□

d) Heavy metal rock music was born in the 1970s with groups such as Led Zeppelin.□

e) The punk rock movement started in the late 1970s.□

f) Bill Clinton was president of the US during the 1970s.□

g) People were slimmer in the 1970s than they are now.□

h) “Telephone Booth Stuffing” was popular. It consisted of trying to get as many people into a telephone box as possible. □

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