Do You Know At Folsom Prison?

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Do You Know At Folsom Prison? - Quiz

Johnny Cash is one of the greatest country musicians, and his album At Folsom Prison is one of the best known albums in the world. Try this quiz and find out how much you really know about this country music gem.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many albums were released by Johnny Cash before this one?

    • A.

      20

    • B.

      17

    • C.

      26

    • D.

      23

    Correct Answer
    C. 26
    Explanation
    The answer to the question is 26 because it is stated that this album is released before the current one, implying that there have been 26 albums released by Johnny Cash prior to this one.

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  • 2. 

    In the song "At Folsom Prison", what did narrator do, which led him to be imprisioned?

    • A.

      He robbed a bank

    • B.

      He shot a man

    • C.

      He raped a woman

    • D.

      He did financial fraud

    Correct Answer
    B. He shot a man
    Explanation
    In the song "At Folsom Prison," the narrator is imprisoned because he shot a man. This act of violence resulted in his incarceration.

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  • 3. 

    How many songs were written completely by Cash?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      7

    Correct Answer
    A. 3
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 3 because it is stated that Cash wrote "completely" by himself. This implies that he did not collaborate with anyone else in writing these songs.

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  • 4. 

    How many songs feature June Carter?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      1

    Correct Answer
    C. 2
  • 5. 

    Which song was written by Merle Davis?

    • A.

      The Wall

    • B.

      I Got Stripes

    • C.

      Greystone Chapel

    • D.

      Dark as the Dungeon

    Correct Answer
    D. Dark as the Dungeon
    Explanation
    Merle Davis is credited with writing the song "Dark as the Dungeon".

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  • 6. 

    How many songs are included on the side 2 of the album?

    • A.

      9

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      6

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    A. 9
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 9. This implies that there are a total of 9 songs included on side 2 of the album.

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  • 7. 

    When was his album released?

    • A.

      1969

    • B.

      1972

    • C.

      1963

    • D.

      1968

    Correct Answer
    D. 1968
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1968. This implies that the album in question was released in the year 1968.

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  • 8. 

    Which song talks about "fire" going out of the marriage?

    • A.

      Send a Picture of Mother

    • B.

      Cocaine Blues

    • C.

      Jackson

    • D.

      The Wall

    Correct Answer
    C. Jackson
    Explanation
    The song "Jackson" talks about a couple whose marriage is falling apart and the fire in their relationship is going out. The lyrics depict a troubled relationship where the couple is constantly arguing and struggling to find common ground. The mention of "fire" going out symbolizes the loss of passion and love in their marriage.

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