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Peter Tosh - The Quiz! - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What year was Peter Tosh born?

    • A.

      1944

    • B.

      1987

    • C.

      1952

    • D.

      1844

    Correct Answer
    A. 1944
    Explanation
    Peter Tosh was born in 1944.

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  • 2. 

    What country did Peter Tosh live in?

    • A.

      Haiti

    • B.

      Cuba

    • C.

      Jamaica

    • D.

      America

    Correct Answer
    C. Jamaica
    Explanation
    Peter Tosh, the Jamaican musician, was born and raised in Jamaica. He was a prominent figure in the reggae music scene and a member of the iconic band, The Wailers, along with Bob Marley. Tosh's music often reflected his strong Jamaican identity and he played a significant role in promoting Jamaican culture internationally. Therefore, it is evident that Peter Tosh lived in Jamaica.

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  • 3. 

    What drug did Peter Tosh support the legaliseation of (and frequently use)?

    • A.

      Cocaine

    • B.

      Marijuana

    • C.

      Cannibus

    • D.

      Pescription drugs

    Correct Answer
    B. Marijuana
    Explanation
    Peter Tosh supported the legalization of marijuana and frequently used it. Marijuana is a drug that is derived from the Cannabis plant and is known for its psychoactive effects. Tosh was an advocate for the decriminalization and acceptance of marijuana, believing in its medicinal and spiritual benefits. He often spoke out about the unjust laws surrounding marijuana and its potential for positive social and economic impact.

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  • 4. 

    What style of music is Peter Tosh known for?

    • A.

      Rock

    • B.

      Pop

    • C.

      Country

    • D.

      Reggae

    Correct Answer
    D. Reggae
    Explanation
    Peter Tosh is known for his contribution to the genre of reggae music. Reggae originated in Jamaica and is characterized by its rhythmic and upbeat sound, incorporating elements of ska and rocksteady. Peter Tosh, along with Bob Marley and Bunny Wailer, was a member of the iconic reggae band, The Wailers. He played a significant role in popularizing reggae music globally, using his music as a platform to advocate for social and political change. Tosh's songs often addressed themes of equality, justice, and the struggles faced by marginalized communities, making him a prominent figure in the reggae music scene.

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  • 5. 

    Which one of the following is NOT a feature of reggae music?

    • A.

      3/4 beat

    • B.

      Bass guitar

    • C.

      Syncopation

    • D.

      Relatively slow

    Correct Answer
    A. 3/4 beat
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 3/4 beat. Reggae music is known for its characteristic 4/4 beat, which is a steady rhythm that emphasizes the offbeat. This beat is often created by the use of a drum kit and other percussion instruments. The bass guitar is also a prominent feature in reggae music, providing a deep and melodic foundation for the songs. Syncopation is another key element of reggae, where accents are placed on unexpected beats to create a unique rhythmic feel. Lastly, reggae music is typically characterized by a relatively slow tempo, allowing for a relaxed and laid-back vibe.

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  • 6. 

    What song did Max sing?

    • A.

      Legalize it

    • B.

      No Nuclear War

    • C.

      Mystic Man

    • D.

      No Woman No Cry

    Correct Answer
    C. Mystic Man
  • 7. 

    What circus activity did Peter Tosh enjoy?

    • A.

      Fire-eating

    • B.

      Unicycling

    • C.

      Juggling

    • D.

      Tight-rope walking

    Correct Answer
    B. Unicycling
    Explanation
    Peter Tosh enjoyed unicycling as a circus activity.

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  • 8. 

    Did anyone learn anything?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      A bit

    • C.

      Tonnes

    • D.

      What was the question again?

    Correct Answer
    C. Tonnes

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