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    Elvis was a big part of the lives of our seniors in aged care. His rise to fame began during the 1950s and went on for 2 decades – he is considered one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th Century. Here is an Elvis Presley Quiz we have put together for you to share with your senior residents in aged care. 

    This quiz could be hosted for Elvis’s Birthday on January 8th or the date of Elvis’s passing on August 16th.

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    A Printable A4 version of this quiz can be found at the bottom of the page.

    Quiz Benefits for Seniors

    Engaging in quizzes can be a delightful activity for seniors in aged care, offering both mental stimulation and social connection. Here’s why:

    • Sharpens the Mind: Quizzes act like a mental workout, challenging memory and recall. This helps keep cognitive skills sharp and may even delay age-related decline.
    • Boosts Mood: Answering questions correctly triggers the release of dopamine, a feel-good chemical in the brain. This can elevate mood and promote a sense of accomplishment.
    • Connects People: Quizzes can be done individually or in groups, fostering conversation and friendly competition. This social interaction helps combat loneliness and isolation, common concerns for seniors in aged care.
    • Sparks Joy: Recalling trivia or learning new facts can be genuinely enjoyable. Quizzes provide a lighthearted and stimulating activity that brings a sense of fun and laughter.

    Answer the Elvis Presley Quiz Now!

    1. What is the name of Elvis’s home?

    2. Where is Graceland?
    Memphis Tennessee, USA

    3. What was Elvis’s mothers name?

    4. Did Elvis join the Navy?
    No, he was in the Army

    5. What was Elvis’s wife’s name?

    6. Where did Elvis and Priscilla meet?
    Germany, when he was there in the army

    7. What was Elvis’s Dads name?
    Vernon Presley

    8. What was Elvis’s daughters name?
    Lisa Marie

    9. What was the name of Elvis’s manager?
    Colonel Tom Parker

    10. What color was Elvis’s iconic Cadillac in 1955?

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    11. What date was Elvis born?
    January 8th,1935

    12. What date did Elvis die?
    August 16th 1977

    13. Elvis’s 1st big hit in 1956 was?
    Heartbreak Hotel

    14. Elvis’s home Graceland is on what named street?
    Elvis Presley Boulevard

    15. Elvis got married to Priscilla in what year?
    1967 – 1st May

    16. How old was Priscilla when she met Elvis?
    14, Elvis was 24

    17. How many years was their courtship?
    8 years

    18. Was Elvis a twin?
    Yes, he had an identical twin brother who was stillborn Jesse Garon Presley

    19. Was Elvis’s body moved from Forest Hill Cemetery to Graceland?
    Yes, because grave robbers tried to exhume him

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