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Are you a fan of Pink Floyd. Well, you might have heard most of their chartbusters but how well do you know the team members? Take this quiz and check it yourself.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many band members were present for the making of "A Momentary Lapse of Reason"?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 3. This means that there were three band members present for the making of "A Momentary Lapse of Reason".

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  • 2. 

    In what year did Pink Floyd form?

    • A.

      1962

    • B.

      1963

    • C.

      1964

    • D.

      1965

    Correct Answer
    D. 1965
    Explanation
    Pink Floyd formed in 1965.

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  • 3. 

    "Wish You Were Here" is a tribute to what former band member?

    • A.

      Roger Waters

    • B.

      Syd Barrett

    • C.

      John Lennon

    • D.

      Richard Wright

    Correct Answer
    B. Syd Barrett
    Explanation
    "Wish You Were Here" is a tribute to Syd Barrett, a former band member of Pink Floyd. Syd Barrett was one of the founding members of the band but had to leave due to mental health issues. The song reflects on Barrett's absence and the impact it had on the band. The lyrics express longing and nostalgia for the time when Barrett was still a part of the group. The song serves as a tribute to Barrett's contribution to Pink Floyd and the lasting impact he had on their music.

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  • 4. 

    "The Wall" is a concept album about Rock Star _____.

    • A.

      Robert

    • B.

      Blue

    • C.

      Pink

    • D.

      Art

    Correct Answer
    C. Pink
    Explanation
    "The Wall" is a concept album by the rock band Pink Floyd. It tells the story of a rock star named Pink, who suffers from various personal issues such as isolation and alienation. The album explores themes of identity, fame, and the destructive nature of the music industry. Therefore, the correct answer is Pink, as the album revolves around the character named Pink.

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  • 5. 

    Pink Floyd broke up

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement "Pink Floyd broke up" is true. Pink Floyd, one of the most influential rock bands, officially disbanded in 1995 after releasing their final studio album "The Division Bell" in 1994. The band members, including Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Richard Wright, and Nick Mason, had creative differences and conflicts over the years, leading to their separation. Despite occasional reunions and collaborations, Pink Floyd as a band ceased to exist after their breakup.

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  • 6. 

    Who joined the band in 1967?

    • A.

      Richard Wright

    • B.

      David Gilmour

    • C.

      Nick Mason

    • D.

      Roger Waters

    Correct Answer
    B. David Gilmour
    Explanation
    David Gilmour joined the band in 1967. This can be inferred from the given options where Richard Wright, Nick Mason, and Roger Waters were already members of the band. Therefore, the only logical conclusion is that David Gilmour must have joined the band in 1967.

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  • 7. 

    Where did Roger and Nick study architecture?

    • A.

      London Polytechnic

    • B.

      College of Art

    • C.

      London school of music

    • D.

      Not sure

    Correct Answer
    A. London Polytechnic
    Explanation
    Roger and Nick studied architecture at London Polytechnic.

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  • 8. 

    Whom did Gilmour replace?

    • A.

      David

    • B.

      Water

    • C.

      Barrett

    • D.

      Mason

    Correct Answer
    C. Barrett
    Explanation
    Gilmour replaced Barrett.

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