What Can You Say About This Protest Song?

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What Can You Say About This Protest Song?

This quiz is meant to understand the meaning of the protest song I Feel Like I'm Fixin to Die by the North American rock group Country Joe and the Fish


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    With this video and the quiz, you will discover an example of a protest song
  • 2. 
    What does Uncle Sam stand for?
    • A. 

      The singer's uncle

    • B. 

      The United States

    • C. 

      The president of the United States at that time

  • 3. 
    Fill in the blanks of this verse from the refrain:  What are we ____________  _____  ?
  • 4. 
    "I don't give a damn" means "I don't care"
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    In the verse "Open up the pearly gates", "the pearly gates" means...
    • A. 

      Gates made of pearls

    • B. 

      A treasure

    • C. 

      The imaginary entrance to heaven

  • 6. 
    The adjectives "commie" and "red" are antonyms in this song?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What message the singer wants to convey with these verses: Well, come on Wall Street, don't move slow,  Why man, this is war au-go-go.
  • 8. 
    The "kingdom come" means
    • A. 

      The next world (Biblical reference)

    • B. 

      A particular kingdom

    • C. 

      There is a mistake, it should be: "kingdom comes"

  • 9. 
    What message the singer wants to convey with these verses: Be the first one on your block To have a boy come home in a box