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  • 1. 

    What is the B-side of the "Life Changes" CD single by The Cross, Roger Taylor's band?

    • A.

      Feel The Force

    • B.

      Power To Love (Extended)

    • C.

      In Charge Of My Heart

    • D.

      Heartland

    Correct Answer
    D. Heartland
    Explanation
    The B-side of the "Life Changes" CD single by The Cross, Roger Taylor's band, is "Heartland".

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  • 2. 

    Which song by Queen didn't win an Ivor Novello Award?

    • A.

      A Kind Of Magic

    • B.

      Killer Queen

    • C.

      Too Much Love Will Kill You

    • D.

      These Are The Days Of Our Lives

    Correct Answer
    A. A Kind Of Magic
    Explanation
    A Kind Of Magic is the correct answer because it is the only song listed that did not win an Ivor Novello Award. The other three songs, Killer Queen, Too Much Love Will Kill You, and These Are The Days Of Our Lives, all received recognition and awards from the Ivor Novello Awards.

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  • 3. 

    Which Queen album was recorded at Musicland Studios, Munich?

    • A.

      The Miracle

    • B.

      A Day At The Races

    • C.

      The Game

    • D.

      Flash Gordon

    Correct Answer
    C. The Game
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Game." This album was recorded at Musicland Studios in Munich. Musicland Studios was a popular recording studio in the 1970s and 1980s, known for its state-of-the-art equipment and its appeal to many international artists. Queen recorded several of their albums at this studio, including "The Game," which was released in 1980. The album features hits like "Another One Bites the Dust" and "Crazy Little Thing Called Love."

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  • 4. 

    In which year was Queen's "Now I'm Here" released as a single?

    • A.

      1974

    • B.

      1975

    • C.

      1976

    • D.

      1973

    Correct Answer
    B. 1975
    Explanation
    "Queen's "Now I'm Here" was released as a single in 1975. This information can be inferred from the given options, where 1975 is the only year listed. Therefore, it can be concluded that 1975 is the correct answer."

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  • 5. 

    Which Queen album features the first guest musician?

    • A.

      The Works

    • B.

      Hot Space

    • C.

      A Kind Of Magic

    • D.

      The Game

    Correct Answer
    B. Hot Space
    Explanation
    Hot Space is the correct answer because it is the Queen album that features the first guest musician. This album, released in 1982, includes collaborations with David Bowie on the track "Under Pressure." This marked the first time Queen had featured another artist on one of their albums, making Hot Space a significant moment in the band's discography.

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  • 6. 

    Which was the first Queen record to do better in the USA than in the U.K.?

    • A.

      News Of The World

    • B.

      A Day At The Races

    • C.

      Jazz

    • D.

      The Game

    Correct Answer
    A. News Of The World
    Explanation
    News Of The World was the first Queen record to do better in the USA than in the U.K. This means that the album achieved greater success and popularity in the United States compared to its reception in the United Kingdom.

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  • 7. 

    Which song is found on the U.S. version of Queen's "Shove It", but not on the U.K. version?

    • A.

      Two Sharp Pencils

    • B.

      Feel The Force

    • C.

      Heaven For Everyone

    • D.

      Manipulator

    Correct Answer
    B. Feel The Force
    Explanation
    "Feel The Force" is the correct answer because it is a song that is found on the U.S. version of Queen's "Shove It" album, but not on the U.K. version. The other three songs listed, "Two Sharp Pencils," "Heaven For Everyone," and "Manipulator," may or may not be included on both versions of the album, but "Feel The Force" is specifically mentioned as being exclusive to the U.S. version.

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  • 8. 

    Which one of the following Queen b-sides was not written by Roger?

    • A.

      Hijack My Heart

    • B.

      A Dozen Red Roses For My Darling

    • C.

      Mad The Swine

    • D.

      A Human Body

    Correct Answer
    C. Mad The Swine
    Explanation
    Out of the given options, "Mad The Swine" is the only Queen b-side that was not written by Roger.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these Queen songs has no subtitle?

    • A.

      Jesus

    • B.

      Two Sharp Pencils

    • C.

      Sail Away Sweet Sister

    • D.

      White Queen

    Correct Answer
    A. Jesus
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Jesus" because out of the given options, it is the only Queen song that does not have a subtitle. The other options, "Two Sharp Pencils," "Sail Away Sweet Sister," and "White Queen," all have subtitles in their titles.

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  • 10. 

    What instrument does Roy Thomas Baker play on Queen's album "Queen II"?

    • A.

      Castanets

    • B.

      Guitar

    • C.

      Piano

    • D.

      Triangle

    Correct Answer
    A. Castanets
    Explanation
    Roy Thomas Baker, a renowned music producer, is not known for playing any specific instrument on Queen's album "Queen II". Castanets, guitar, piano, and triangle are all musical instruments, but there is no information or evidence to suggest that Baker played castanets on this particular album. Therefore, the correct answer cannot be determined based on the given information.

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  • 11. 

    To which Queen song does Mike Stone contribute some vocals?

    • A.

      Crazy Little Thing Called Love

    • B.

      Teo Torriate

    • C.

      Modern Times Rock'N'Roll

    • D.

      Good Old Fashioned Lover Boy

    Correct Answer
    D. Good Old Fashioned Lover Boy
    Explanation
    Mike Stone contributes some vocals to the Queen song "Good Old Fashioned Lover Boy".

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  • 12. 

    Who sings additional deep vocals on Queen's "Modern Times Rock 'n' Roll"?

    • A.

      Mike Stone

    • B.

      Mike Moran

    • C.

      John Anthony

    • D.

      Ray Thomas Baker

    Correct Answer
    C. John Anthony
    Explanation
    John Anthony sings additional deep vocals on Queen's "Modern Times Rock 'n' Roll".

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  • 13. 

    Which song was never played live by Queen?

    • A.

      Who Wants To Live Forever

    • B.

      I'm In Love With My Car

    • C.

      Modern Times Rock 'n' Roll

    • D.

      Don't Try Suicide

    Correct Answer
    D. Don't Try Suicide
    Explanation
    "Don't Try Suicide" is the correct answer because it was a controversial song that Queen decided not to perform live due to concerns about its sensitive subject matter. The band wanted to avoid any potential misinterpretation or negative impact on their audience, so they made the decision to exclude it from their live performances.

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  • 14. 

    In which year did Queen play at Rock In Rio?

    • A.

      1996

    • B.

      1972

    • C.

      1989

    • D.

      1985

    Correct Answer
    D. 1985
    Explanation
    In 1985, Queen played at Rock In Rio.

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  • 15. 

    What is the B-side of ex-Queen Roger Taylor's first solo release, "I Wanna Testify"?

    • A.

      I Wanna Testify (Extended Mix)

    • B.

      Final Destination

    • C.

      Turn On The TV

    • D.

      Two Sharp Pencils

    Correct Answer
    C. Turn On The TV
    Explanation
    The B-side of ex-Queen Roger Taylor's first solo release, "I Wanna Testify," is "Turn On The TV."

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  • 16. 

    Which song on Brian May's Live At The Brixton Academy concert wasn't included on the live album of the same name due to copyright problems?

    • A.

      Nothing But Blue

    • B.

      The Show Must Go On

    • C.

      Star Fleet

    • D.

      God(The Dream Is Over)

    Correct Answer
    D. God(The Dream Is Over)
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "God (The Dream Is Over)". This song was not included on Brian May's Live At The Brixton Academy concert album because of copyright problems.

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  • 17. 

    What is Queen's long-time co-producer and engineer Mack's full name?

    • A.

      David McKey

    • B.

      Gerhard Mack

    • C.

      John Macking

    • D.

      Reinhold Mack

    Correct Answer
    D. Reinhold Mack
    Explanation
    Reinhold Mack is the correct answer because he is known as Queen's long-time co-producer and engineer. Mack has worked closely with the band on many of their albums, including "The Game," "Hot Space," and "The Works." He is credited with helping to shape Queen's sound and contributing to their success.

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  • 18. 

    Which crew member of Queen has the nickname "Jobby"?

    • A.

      Chris Taylor

    • B.

      Brian Zellis

    • C.

      Jim Beach

    • D.

      Peter Hince

    Correct Answer
    B. Brian Zellis
    Explanation
    Brian Zellis is the crew member of Queen who has the nickname "Jobby".

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  • 19. 

    What is Brian May's favorite Queen album?

    • A.

      Innuendo

    • B.

      Hot Space

    • C.

      A Night At The Opera

    • D.

      Queen II

    Correct Answer
    D. Queen II
    Explanation
    Brian May's favorite Queen album is Queen II.

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  • 20. 

    In what year did Queen tour North America twice?

    • A.

      1980

    • B.

      1979

    • C.

      1978

    • D.

      1977

    Correct Answer
    D. 1977
    Explanation
    In 1977, Queen toured North America twice. This means that they performed in North America on two separate occasions during that year.

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  • 21. 

    Which track on Queen (the first album) was recorded at De Lane Lea studios?

    • A.

      Liar

    • B.

      Jesus

    • C.

      The Night Comes Down

    • D.

      Great King Rat

    Correct Answer
    C. The Night Comes Down
    Explanation
    The Night Comes Down is the track on Queen's first album that was recorded at De Lane Lea studios.

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  • 22. 

    What is the title of the third volume in the "Magic Years" video trilogy about Queen?

    • A.

      A Triumphant Year

    • B.

      Live Magic

    • C.

      Crowned In Glory

    • D.

      The Magic Tour

    Correct Answer
    C. Crowned In Glory
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Crowned In Glory." This title suggests that the third volume in the "Magic Years" video trilogy focuses on Queen's achievements and successes, portraying them in a majestic and glorious light. It implies that the content of this volume will showcase the band's triumphs and highlights, making it a fitting title for the final installment of the trilogy.

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  • 23. 

    Which Queen single was planned for release in the U.K. and Ireland, but then was withdrawn?

    • A.

      Staying Power

    • B.

      Man On The Prowl

    • C.

      Sweet Lady

    • D.

      Long Away

    Correct Answer
    B. Man On The Prowl
    Explanation
    Man On The Prowl was a Queen single that was initially planned for release in the U.K. and Ireland but was later withdrawn.

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  • 24. 

    Who built the small amp, which Brian May used for many of his famous guitar "choirs" with Queen?

    • A.

      Vox-Amplifications

    • B.

      Burns

    • C.

      John Deacon

    • D.

      Jim Marshall

    Correct Answer
    C. John Deacon
    Explanation
    John Deacon built the small amp that Brian May used for many of his famous guitar "choirs" with Queen.

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  • 25. 

    Roger Taylor's solo albums "Happiness" and "Electric Fire" were co-produced and engineered by whom?

    • A.

      John Teddy Bear Brough

    • B.

      Mack

    • C.

      Joshua J. Macrae

    • D.

      David Richards

    Correct Answer
    C. Joshua J. Macrae
    Explanation
    Joshua J. Macrae co-produced and engineered Roger Taylor's solo albums "Happiness" and "Electric Fire".

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  • 26. 

    What of these songs was featured regularly at Queen concerts in the early 70's, but was never released on any record?

    • A.

      A Dog With A Bone

    • B.

      Hangman

    • C.

      See What A Fool I've Been

    • D.

      Polar Bear(Queen Version)

    Correct Answer
    B. Hangman
    Explanation
    Hangman is the correct answer because it was a song that Queen regularly performed at their concerts in the early 70's, but it was never officially released on any of their records. This means that fans could only hear the song live during their performances and it did not appear on any of their studio albums or singles.

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  • 27. 

    Who did the Queen remixes for the soundtrack of "Queen: The Eye"?

    • A.

      Joshua J. Macrae

    • B.

      David Richards

    • C.

      Roger Taylor

    • D.

      John Deacon

    Correct Answer
    A. Joshua J. Macrae
    Explanation
    Joshua J. Macrae did the Queen remixes for the soundtrack of "Queen: The Eye".

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  • 28. 

    What chart position did Queen's "Flash Gordon" soundtrack reach in the U.K.?

    • A.

      15

    • B.

      9

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      20

    Correct Answer
    C. 10
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 10. This means that Queen's "Flash Gordon" soundtrack reached the 10th position in the U.K. charts. This indicates that the soundtrack was relatively popular and well-received by the British audience, as it managed to achieve a relatively high chart position.

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  • 29. 

    In which country did Queen play for the first time in 1985?

    • A.

      Brazil

    • B.

      New Zealand

    • C.

      Australia

    • D.

      Japan

    Correct Answer
    B. New Zealand
    Explanation
    Queen played for the first time in New Zealand in 1985.

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  • 30. 

    During the live-version of which song did Queen band member Philip "Spike" Edney join Brian May on guitar?

    • A.

      Hammer To Fall

    • B.

      Now I'm Here

    • C.

      Crazy Little Thing Called Love

    • D.

      Tear It Up

    Correct Answer
    A. Hammer To Fall
    Explanation
    During the live-version of the song "Hammer To Fall," Queen band member Philip "Spike" Edney joined Brian May on guitar.

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  • 31. 

    What is the longest A-side on a Queen single?

    • A.

      The March Of The Black Queen

    • B.

      Bohemian Rhapsody

    • C.

      Innuendo

    • D.

      The Prophet's Song

    Correct Answer
    C. Innuendo
    Explanation
    Innuendo is the correct answer because it is the longest A-side on a Queen single. The song has a duration of approximately 6 minutes and 30 seconds, making it one of the longest tracks released as a single by the band. The March Of The Black Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody, and The Prophet's Song are all notable Queen songs, but they are not the longest A-side singles.

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  • 32. 

    On the cover to the album "Sheer Heart Attack", who is laying at the top of the picture?

    • A.

      John Deacon

    • B.

      Freddie Mercury

    • C.

      Roger Taylor

    • D.

      Brian May

    Correct Answer
    A. John Deacon
    Explanation
    On the cover of the album "Sheer Heart Attack," John Deacon is laying at the top of the picture.

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