Do You Know About Elvis?

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Elvis Presley Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 

    What is the name of the book Larry Geller wrote about Elvis Presley?

    • A.

      My Spiritual Friend

    • B.

      If I Can Dream

    • C.

      The Secrets He Told

    • D.

      Glad He Could Sing

    Correct Answer
    B. If I Can Dream
    Explanation
    Larry Geller wrote a book about Elvis Presley titled "If I Can Dream". This book is a spiritual memoir that explores Geller's close friendship with Elvis and their shared interest in spirituality. It delves into Elvis' personal journey and his search for meaning and purpose in life. The title "If I Can Dream" is taken from one of Elvis' famous songs, which reflects his desire for a better world and a hopeful future. The book offers insights into Elvis' life and his spiritual beliefs, making it a valuable read for fans and those interested in understanding the deeper aspects of Elvis Presley's life.

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  • 2. 

    What is the name of the book Elvis Presley's stepmother & brothers wrote about him?

    • A.

      We Miss You Dearly

    • B.

      We Love You Tender

    • C.

      We Pray For You

    • D.

      We Send You Our Love

    Correct Answer
    B. We Love You Tender
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley's stepmother and brothers wrote a book about him titled "We Love You Tender." This title suggests that the book is a heartfelt tribute to Elvis, expressing the deep love and affection his family had for him. The use of the word "tender" further emphasizes the emotional connection and fondness they had for him.

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  • 3. 

    Who handed Elvis Presley his scarves during his concerts?

    • A.

      His Father

    • B.

      Charlie Hodge

    • C.

      Jerry Shift

    • D.

      Tom Parker

    Correct Answer
    B. Charlie Hodge
    Explanation
    Charlie Hodge handed Elvis Presley his scarves during his concerts. Charlie Hodge was a close friend and a member of Elvis's inner circle known as the "Memphis Mafia." He played various roles in Elvis's life, including being a backup singer and guitarist. Hodge was also responsible for handing Elvis his scarves, which became a signature part of his performances.

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  • 4. 

    Who did the high-voice backup singing for Elvis Presley?

    • A.

      Kelly Westmorland

    • B.

      Kathy Westmorland

    • C.

      Kasey Westmorland

    • D.

      Katie Westmorland

    Correct Answer
    B. Kathy Westmorland
    Explanation
    Kathy Westmorland is the correct answer because she is known for her high-voice backup singing for Elvis Presley. She worked as a backup singer for Presley during the 1970s, providing harmonies and supporting vocals to his performances. Kathy Westmorland's contribution to Presley's music is well-documented, making her the correct choice for the high-voice backup singing role.

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  • 5. 

    What was Elvis Presley's paternal grandmother's name?

    • A.

      Maybelle

    • B.

      Minnie Mae

    • C.

      Bella Mae

    • D.

      Mary Mae

    Correct Answer
    B. Minnie Mae
    Explanation
    Minnie Mae is the correct answer because it is stated in the question that Elvis Presley's paternal grandmother's name is being asked. Therefore, out of the given options, Minnie Mae is the most suitable answer.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these actresses was in the Elvis Presley movie "Jailhouse Rock"?

    • A.

      Shelly Fabres

    • B.

      Carolyn Jones

    • C.

      Nancy Sinatra

    • D.

      Judy Tyler

    Correct Answer
    D. Judy Tyler
    Explanation
    Judy Tyler was in the Elvis Presley movie "Jailhouse Rock".

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  • 7. 

    When did Elvis Presley graduate from L.C. Humes High School in Memphis, Tennessee?

    • A.

      1951

    • B.

      1953

    • C.

      1955

    • D.

      1954

    Correct Answer
    B. 1953
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley graduated from L.C. Humes High School in Memphis, Tennessee in 1953.

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  • 8. 

    What was the name of Elvis Presley's date for the senior prom?

    • A.

      Dixie Locke

    • B.

      Dixie Lumes

    • C.

      Dixie Humes

    • D.

      Dixie Lake

    Correct Answer
    A. Dixie Locke
    Explanation
    Dixie Locke was the name of Elvis Presley's date for the senior prom.

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  • 9. 

    What kind of car did Elvis Presley drive in high school?

    • A.

      1950 Dodge

    • B.

      1942 Lincoln

    • C.

      1953 Chevy

    • D.

      1949 Ford

    Correct Answer
    B. 1942 Lincoln
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley drove a 1942 Lincoln in high school.

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  • 10. 

    Who was Elvis Presley's Army buddy that later became his road manager?

    • A.

      Joe Esposito

    • B.

      Charley Hodge

    • C.

      Lamar Fike

    • D.

      Red West

    Correct Answer
    A. Joe Esposito
    Explanation
    Joe Esposito was Elvis Presley's Army buddy who later became his road manager. He was a close friend of Elvis and served as a road manager for him during the 1970s. Esposito played a significant role in Elvis's career, handling various responsibilities such as coordinating tours, managing logistics, and providing personal assistance. He remained a loyal and trusted companion to Elvis until his death in 1977.

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  • 11. 

    How tall was Elvis Presley?

    • A.

      6'6

    • B.

      5'9

    • C.

      6'

    • D.

      6'3

    Correct Answer
    C. 6'
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley was known to be 6 feet tall.

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  • 12. 

    Who played Elvis Presley's mother in "Love Me Tender"?

    • A.

      Mildred Dunnock

    • B.

      Hope Lange

    • C.

      Angela Lansbury

    • D.

      Glenda Farrell

    Correct Answer
    A. Mildred Dunnock
    Explanation
    Mildred Dunnock played Elvis Presley's mother in "Love Me Tender".

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  • 13. 

    Although she had met him earlier, when was the adult Ginger Alden introduced to Elvis Presley?

    • A.

      28126

    • B.

      28065

    • C.

      27699

    • D.

      27150

    Correct Answer
    B. 28065
    Explanation
    The adult Ginger Alden was introduced to Elvis Presley in 28065.

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  • 14. 

    What was the name of the dog Elvis Presley sang to on the Steve Allen Show?

    • A.

      Steve

    • B.

      Samuel

    • C.

      Sherlock

    • D.

      Sherman

    Correct Answer
    C. Sherlock
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley sang to a dog on the Steve Allen Show named Sherlock.

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  • 15. 

    What is the name of the electric company Elvis Presley drove a truck for?

    • A.

      Crowned

    • B.

      Crown

    • C.

      Crow

    • D.

      Crest

    Correct Answer
    B. Crown
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley drove a truck for the electric company called Crown.

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  • 16. 

    Who plays Elvis Presley's girlfriend, Susan Jacks, in the 1968 movie "Speedway"?

    • A.

      Nancy Sinatra

    • B.

      Tuesday Weld

    • C.

      Shelly Fabares

    • D.

      Delores Hart

    Correct Answer
    A. Nancy Sinatra
    Explanation
    Nancy Sinatra plays Elvis Presley's girlfriend, Susan Jacks, in the 1968 movie "Speedway".

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  • 17. 

    What is the Native American heritage of Elvis Presley's maternal great-great-grandmother?

    • A.

      Apache

    • B.

      Cherokee

    • C.

      Souix

    • D.

      Iroquois

    Correct Answer
    B. Cherokee
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley's maternal great-great-grandmother had Cherokee Native American heritage. This means that she was descended from the Cherokee tribe, one of the indigenous peoples of North America. The Cherokee tribe has a rich cultural and historical background, and their heritage is an important part of the Native American history in the United States.

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  • 18. 

    Who was the first disc jockey to play Elvis Presley's demo disc of "That's All Right Mama"?

    • A.

      Sam Phillips

    • B.

      Dewey Phillips

    • C.

      Bill Randal

    • D.

      Justin Tubb

    Correct Answer
    B. Dewey Phillips
    Explanation
    Dewey Phillips was the first disc jockey to play Elvis Presley's demo disc of "That's All Right Mama."

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  • 19. 

    Who wrote "Blue Moon Of Kentucky", later recorded by Elvis Presley?

    • A.

      John Denver

    • B.

      Bill Monroe

    • C.

      Bill Black

    • D.

      Elvis Presley

    Correct Answer
    B. Bill Monroe
    Explanation
    Bill Monroe is the correct answer because he is the one who wrote the song "Blue Moon of Kentucky". Although later recorded by Elvis Presley, the original composition is credited to Bill Monroe.

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  • 20. 

    Who was Lisa Marie Presley's first husband?

    • A.

      Jesse Gould

    • B.

      Aaron Davis

    • C.

      Danny Keough

    • D.

      Michael Jackson

    Correct Answer
    C. Danny Keough
    Explanation
    Lisa Marie Presley's first husband was Danny Keough.

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  • 21. 

    What did Elvis Presley's motto "TCB" stand for?

    • A.

      Take Care Of The Bananas

    • B.

      Take Care Of Bills

    • C.

      Take Care Of The Bus

    • D.

      Taking Care Of Business

    Correct Answer
    D. Taking Care Of Business
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley's motto "TCB" stood for Taking Care Of Business. This phrase represented his approach to life and work, emphasizing the importance of being focused, diligent, and professional in all aspects of one's endeavors. It symbolized his dedication to his career and the determination to succeed.

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  • 22. 

    What was Elvis Presley's favorite amusement park ride?

    • A.

      Scrambler

    • B.

      Tilt A Whirl

    • C.

      Dodge Em Cars

    • D.

      Roller Coaster

    Correct Answer
    C. Dodge Em Cars
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley's favorite amusement park ride was the Dodge Em Cars.

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  • 23. 

    What sport did Elvis Presley play briefly while at Humes High?

    • A.

      Football

    • B.

      Baseball

    • C.

      Soccer

    • D.

      Track

    Correct Answer
    A. Football
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley briefly played football while at Humes High.

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  • 24. 

    What color were Elvis Presley's eyes?

    • A.

      Blue

    • B.

      Grey

    • C.

      Brown

    • D.

      Hazel

    Correct Answer
    A. Blue
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley's eyes were blue.

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  • 25. 

    What decade is the hit single "Are You Lonesome Tonight" by Elvis Presley from?

    • A.

      Eighties

    • B.

      Sixties

    • C.

      Seventies

    • D.

      Nineties

    Correct Answer
    B. Sixties
    Explanation
    The hit single "Are You Lonesome Tonight" by Elvis Presley is from the Sixties. This song was released in 1960 and became a major success for Elvis, topping the charts in several countries. It is a classic ballad that showcases Elvis' vocal talent and emotional delivery. The song remains popular to this day and is often regarded as one of Elvis' signature songs from the 1960s.

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  • 26. 

    Elvis Presley had which hit single in 1972?

    • A.

      Come Go With Me

    • B.

      Burning Love

    • C.

      I Get Around

    • D.

      Kentucky Rain

    Correct Answer
    B. Burning Love
    Explanation
    In 1972, Elvis Presley had a hit single called "Burning Love." This song became popular and was well-received by his fans. It showcased Presley's energetic and charismatic performance style, with catchy lyrics and a catchy melody that resonated with listeners. "Burning Love" is still considered one of Presley's iconic songs and remains a favorite among his fans.

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  • 27. 

    What year did Elvis Presley have the hit single "Stuck on You" on RCA Victor?

    • A.

      1995

    • B.

      1960

    • C.

      1978

    • D.

      1982

    Correct Answer
    B. 1960
    Explanation
    In 1960, Elvis Presley had the hit single "Stuck on You" on RCA Victor. This song was released as a single in March 1960 and became a major success, reaching the top of the charts in both the United States and the United Kingdom. It was one of Elvis's early hits in the 1960s, showcasing his continued popularity and success in the music industry.

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  • 28. 

    What year did Elvis Presley have the hit single "Surrender" on RCA Victor?

    • A.

      1986

    • B.

      1990

    • C.

      1984

    • D.

      1961

    Correct Answer
    D. 1961
    Explanation
    In 1961, Elvis Presley had the hit single "Surrender" on RCA Victor.

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  • 29. 

    What year did Elvis Presley have the hit single "Good Luck Charm" on RCA Victor?

    • A.

      1980

    • B.

      1987

    • C.

      1972

    • D.

      1962

    Correct Answer
    D. 1962
    Explanation
    In 1962, Elvis Presley had the hit single "Good Luck Charm" on RCA Victor.

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