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Movies have been around since the early 20th century, when technological revolution made them very popular on a wide scale. In the 40's and 50's, movies weren't just entertainment, they were a window on the world as well: newsreels would run before movies and show audiences happenings from abroad. Did you know that movie trailers are called that because they used to be shown after a movie?

  1. 1. Since when have movies been around?
    1. a. Late 20th century
    2. b. Early 20th century
    3. c. 21st century
  2. 2. What would run before a movie in the 40's and 50's?
    1. a. Previews
    2. b. Newsreels
    3. c. Cartoons
  3. 3. When were movie trailers originally shown?
    1. a. After the movie
    2. b. Before a movie
    3. c. In the middle of a movie