Interesting Quiz About Carly Simon

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  • 1. 

    Carly Simon's father is the co-founder of what publishing house?

    • A.

      McGraw Hill

    • B.

      Simon & Schuster

    • C.

      Harper Collins

    • D.

      Random House

    Correct Answer
    B. Simon & Schuster
    Explanation
    Carly Simon's father, Richard L. Simon, is the co-founder of Simon & Schuster publishing house.

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  • 2. 

    Carly Simon has two children with what famous musician?

    • A.

      John Denver

    • B.

      Eric Carmen

    • C.

      Paul Simon

    • D.

      James Taylor

    Correct Answer
    D. James Taylor
    Explanation
    Carly Simon has two children with James Taylor.

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  • 3. 

    The Carly Simon hit, "Nobody Does it Better", is from what movie soundtrack?

    • A.

      10

    • B.

      Foul Play

    • C.

      National Lampoon's Vacation

    • D.

      The Spy Who Loved Me

    Correct Answer
    D. The Spy Who Loved Me
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Spy Who Loved Me." "Nobody Does it Better" is a famous song performed by Carly Simon and is the theme song for the James Bond film "The Spy Who Loved Me". The song was written by Marvin Hamlisch and Carole Bayer Sager and was a commercial success, reaching the top of the charts in multiple countries. It has since become one of Carly Simon's signature songs and is often associated with the James Bond franchise.

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  • 4. 

    Carly Simon's hit single "Let the River Run" is from what 1988 movie?

    • A.

      Bull Durham

    • B.

      Married To The Mob

    • C.

      Working Girl

    • D.

      Mystic Pizza

    Correct Answer
    C. Working Girl
    Explanation
    "Let the River Run" is a hit single by Carly Simon that was released in 1988. It is known for being the theme song of the movie "Working Girl". The song perfectly captures the spirit of the film, which is about a determined young woman navigating her way through the corporate world and striving for success. The song's uplifting and empowering lyrics align with the themes of the movie, making it a perfect fit for the soundtrack.

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  • 5. 

    In 1976, Carly Simon made a taped appearance on what television show?

    • A.

      The Mike Douglas Show

    • B.

      The Tonight Show

    • C.

      The Carol Burnett Show

    • D.

      Saturday Night Live

    Correct Answer
    D. Saturday Night Live
    Explanation
    Carly Simon made a taped appearance on Saturday Night Live in 1976. This show is known for featuring live musical performances and guest appearances by popular artists. It is a comedy sketch show that has been on air since 1975. Carly Simon's appearance on Saturday Night Live would have provided her with a platform to showcase her musical talent and reach a wide audience.

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  • 6. 

    Carly Simon sang backup vocals on what James Taylor song?

    • A.

      You've Got A Friend

    • B.

      Shower The People

    • C.

      Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight

    • D.

      Handyman

    Correct Answer
    B. Shower The People
    Explanation
    Carly Simon sang backup vocals on the James Taylor song "Shower The People."

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  • 7. 

    What is the name of the store that Carly Simon co-owns on Martha's Vineyard?

    • A.

      Summer Wind

    • B.

      Sally's Place

    • C.

      Stony Brook

    • D.

      Midnight Farm

    Correct Answer
    D. Midnight Farm
    Explanation
    Carly Simon co-owns a store on Martha's Vineyard called Midnight Farm.

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  • 8. 

    Carly Simon appeared in what Milos Forman movie in the 1970's?

    • A.

      Hair

    • B.

      Ragtime

    • C.

      Taking Off

    • D.

      One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest

    Correct Answer
    C. Taking Off
    Explanation
    Carly Simon appeared in Milos Forman's movie "Taking Off" in the 1970s.

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  • 9. 

    What was the name of Carly Simon's first number one album in the U.S.?

    • A.

      Boys In The Trees

    • B.

      Hotcakes

    • C.

      Anticipation

    • D.

      No Secrets

    Correct Answer
    D. No Secrets
    Explanation
    No Secrets is the correct answer because it was Carly Simon's first number one album in the U.S. This album, released in 1972, included the hit single "You're So Vain" which reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The album was a commercial success and helped establish Carly Simon as a prominent singer-songwriter in the music industry.

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  • 10. 

    Carly Simon contributed songs to what Disney movie in 2003?

    • A.

      Piglet's Big Movie

    • B.

      Brother Bear

    • C.

      Finding Nemo

    • D.

      Pirates Of The Caribbean

    Correct Answer
    A. Piglet's Big Movie
    Explanation
    Carly Simon contributed songs to Piglet's Big Movie in 2003.

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  • 11. 

    Which record company signed Carmen Electra in the mid-90's?

    • A.

      Elektra

    • B.

      Geffen

    • C.

      Maverick

    • D.

      Paisley Park Records

    Correct Answer
    D. Paisley Park Records
    Explanation
    Carmen Electra was signed by Paisley Park Records in the mid-90's. Paisley Park Records was founded by Prince, an American musician, and it was known for signing and promoting various artists during that time.

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  • 12. 

    What game show did Carmen Electra co-host?

    • A.

      Remote Control

    • B.

      Celebrity Jeopardy

    • C.

      Beat The Geeks

    • D.

      Singled Out

    Correct Answer
    D. Singled Out
    Explanation
    Carmen Electra co-hosted the game show Singled Out.

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