Your Musical Knowledge Test

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Your Musical Knowledge Test

A jumble of questions from the history of music and theory of it. A complete small package of a test for every music lover to attempt and learn new things about music.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    "Helter Skelter", from The Beatles ablum "The Beatles" commonly known as "The White Album" was an attack on which band? 
    • A. 

      The Who

    • B. 

      Pink Floyd

    • C. 

      Cream

    • D. 

      Led Zeppelin

    • E. 

      Wings

  • 2. 
    Which one The Beatles song titles was inspired by a roller coaster? 
    • A. 

      Ticket to Ride

    • B. 

      Helter Skelter

    • C. 

      Rocky Raccoon

    • D. 

      Coaster of Thrills

    • E. 

      Your Mother Should Know

  • 3. 
    A diminished fifth up from A flat is which note?
    • A. 

      F

    • B. 

      F double flat

    • C. 

      E flat

    • D. 

      E double flat

    • E. 

      D

  • 4. 
    Paul McCartney's full name is? (Don't forget, he was knighted)
  • 5. 
    Spell out an A7 #9 in second inversion. (Don't spell out the word sharp, use the symbol#)
  • 6. 
    John Denver's full name is?
  • 7. 
    The chorus of John Denver's "Rocky Mountain High" is
    • A. 

      But the Colorado rocky mountain high I've seen it rainin' fire in the sky The shadow from the starlight is softer than a lullaby Rocky mountain high

    • B. 

      And the Colorado rocky mountain high I've seen it rainin' fire in the sky You can talk to God and listen to the casual reply Rocky mountain high

    • C. 

      Rocky Mountain High, Rocky Mountain High

    • D. 

      None of these

    • E. 

      I've seen in raining streams from the sky, if you ever need a partner, there no other place on earth, Rocky mountain high

  • 8. 
    Which lyric is correct from The Beatles hit single "Yesterday"
    • A. 

      Why she had to go I don't know she will not say

    • B. 

      Why she had to go I'm not sure she wouldn't say

    • C. 

      Why she had to go I won't know she couldn't say

    • D. 

      Why she had to go I can't know she wouldn't say

    • E. 

      Why she had to go I don't know she wouldn't say

  • 9. 
    Which instrument is used on George Harrison's "With or Without You"?
    • A. 

      Mandolin

    • B. 

      Ukulele

    • C. 

      Sitar

    • D. 

      Bagpipe

    • E. 

      Banjo

  • 10. 
    What is the I, the VI minor, the IV, and the V of G
    • A. 

      G, E minor, C, D

    • B. 

      G, A minor, F flat, B

    • C. 

      C, E, G, B

    • D. 

      G, E7#9(flat 5), B

    • E. 

      A, C sharp, E

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