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  • 1. 

    What was the highest ranking album by Mike & the Mechanics?

    • A.

      Mike & The Mechanics

    • B.

      The Living Years

    • C.

      Hits

    • D.

      Word Of Mouth

    Correct Answer
    B. The Living Years
    Explanation
    "The Living Years" was the highest ranking album by Mike & the Mechanics.

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  • 2. 

    Who sang vocals on "All I Need is a Miracle" by Mike & the Mechanics?

    • A.

      Neil Young

    • B.

      Rick Young

    • C.

      Paul Young

    • D.

      John Young

    Correct Answer
    C. Paul Young
    Explanation
    Paul Young sang vocals on "All I Need is a Miracle" by Mike & the Mechanics.

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  • 3. 

    What group did Mike Rutherford form, besides Mike & the Mechanics?

    • A.

      Genesis

    • B.

      Black Sabbath

    • C.

      AC/DC

    • D.

      Def Leppard

    Correct Answer
    A. Genesis
    Explanation
    Mike Rutherford formed the group Genesis in addition to his involvement with Mike & the Mechanics. Genesis is a British rock band that was formed in 1967. Rutherford played bass guitar and provided backing vocals for the band. Genesis gained popularity in the 1970s and 1980s with hits like "Invisible Touch" and "Land of Confusion." The band's progressive rock sound and theatrical live performances contributed to their success.

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  • 4. 

    What was the song "The Living Years" written about, by Mike & the Mechanics?

    • A.

      Brother

    • B.

      Father

    • C.

      Mother

    • D.

      Cousin

    Correct Answer
    B. Father
    Explanation
    "The Living Years" by Mike & the Mechanics was written about the relationship between a father and his son. The song explores the theme of missed opportunities and unresolved issues between them, highlighting the importance of expressing love and appreciation while one's parents are still alive. The lyrics convey a sense of regret and reflection, emphasizing the significance of communication and understanding in family relationships.

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  • 5. 

    What is the name of the debut album by Mike & the Mechanics?

    • A.

      Hits

    • B.

      Word Of Mouth

    • C.

      Mike & The Mechanics

    • D.

      The Living Years

    Correct Answer
    C. Mike & The Mechanics
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Mike & The Mechanics" because it is the name of the debut album by the band.

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  • 6. 

    What is Mike Rutherford's birth name?

    • A.

      Michael John Rutherford

    • B.

      John Cleote Crawford

    • C.

      Cleote Crawford Rutherford

    • D.

      Michael John Cleote Crawford

    Correct Answer
    D. Michael John Cleote Crawford
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Michael John Cleote Crawford. This is Mike Rutherford's birth name, as stated in the question.

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  • 7. 

    According to Mike & the Mechanics, what does the group want "another" of?

    • A.

      Hotel Price

    • B.

      Job

    • C.

      Love Song

    • D.

      Cup Of Coffee

    Correct Answer
    D. Cup Of Coffee
    Explanation
    In the song "Another Cup Of Coffee" by Mike & the Mechanics, the group expresses their desire for "another" cup of coffee. This implies that they want to prolong a moment or experience, possibly seeking comfort or solace in the simple act of having a cup of coffee. The repetition of the word "another" emphasizes their longing for this specific item, suggesting that it holds significance to them.

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  • 8. 

    Where are Mike & the Mechanics "going"?

    • A.

      Vacation

    • B.

      Wal-Mart

    • C.

      Shopping

    • D.

      Home

    Correct Answer
    D. Home
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Home." This is because the question asks where Mike & the Mechanics are "going," implying a destination. Out of the given options, "Home" is the most logical answer as it is a common destination where people go. The other options, such as "Vacation," "Wal-Mart," and "Shopping," do not indicate a specific destination but rather activities or places where one might go.

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  • 9. 

    According to Mike & the Mechanics, who "knows"?

    • A.

      Everybody

    • B.

      Me

    • C.

      Nobody

    • D.

      You

    Correct Answer
    C. Nobody
    Explanation
    According to Mike & the Mechanics, the correct answer is "Nobody". This suggests that the person being referred to does not have any knowledge or understanding of a certain situation or topic. The song or lyrics by Mike & the Mechanics convey the idea that there is a lack of knowledge or awareness among individuals.

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