How Much Do You Know About Rock’n’Roll?

Rock'n'Roll has reshaped the music of the world, giving rise to a wide range of musical styles. How much do you know about this revolutionary genre of music?
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Which country is noted for giving rise to Rock'n'Roll?
United Kingdom
United States
Germany
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Which type of music did not influence Rock'n'Roll?
Jazz
Country
Reggae
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Question 3/12

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In which decade was "Rock and Roll" coined?
1930s
1940s
1950s
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Question 4/12

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Who is known as the King of Rock and Roll?
Elvis Presley
Michael Jackson
John Lennon
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Question 5/12

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Which Rock'n'Roll act has spent the most weeks at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100?
The Beatles
Elvins Presley
The Eagles
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Which Rock'n'Roll act has had the most number 1 hits #1 on the Billboard Hot 100?
The Beatles
Elvis Preseley
The Eagles
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Who plays the guitar solo in the Beatles song "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"?
Hendrix
Clapton
Van Halen
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Which decade was the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame established?
1960s
1970s
1980s
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Question 9/12

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3 out of 4 members of the Beatles have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice, once as part of the Beatles and once for their solo work. Which Beatle was not inducted twice?
John Lennon
Ringo Starr
Paul McCartney
George Harrison
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Question 10/12

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Only 1 person has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 3 times. Who is this artist?
Jimmy Hendrix
Eric Clapton
Michael Jackson
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Which Punk Rock band rejected induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2006?
Sex Pistols
Clash
Ramones
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Question 12/12

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What is the best selling Rock album of all time?
Meat Loaf "Bat Out Of Hell"
Pink Floyd "The Dark Side Of The Moon"
AC/DC "Back In Black"
Result
Well, you don't seem to know your rock very well. In fact, you had trouble answering most, if not all of the questions in this quiz. Your knowledge of the history of Rock and Roll is questionable. I think you need to go back to school and learn a bit. Here, this video may help you learn a bit.

C+, Poser

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Not bad, you managed to answer several questions correctly. You have a solid knowledge of Rock and Roll and you are a true Rock Fan. I will just leave for you here one of the greatest rock songs to enjoy.

B+, Rock Fan

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Fantastic Job! You managed to answer most, if not all of the questions in this quiz correctly. You know your rock inside and out. You live and breathe rock music. In fact, I think I will just let a Rocker like you sit back and enjoy, what is generally considered, the greatest rock song of all time.

A+, Rocker

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1
Which country is noted for giving rise to Rock'n'Roll?
United Kingdom
United States
Germany
2
Which type of music did not influence Rock'n'Roll?
Jazz
Country
Reggae
3
In which decade was "Rock and Roll" coined?
1930s
1940s
1950s
4
Who is known as the King of Rock and Roll?
Elvis Presley
Michael Jackson
John Lennon
5
Which Rock'n'Roll act has spent the most weeks at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100?
The Beatles
Elvins Presley
The Eagles
6
Which Rock'n'Roll act has had the most number 1 hits #1 on the Billboard Hot 100?
The Beatles
Elvis Preseley
The Eagles
7
Who plays the guitar solo in the Beatles song "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"?
Hendrix
Clapton
Van Halen
8
Which decade was the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame established?
1960s
1970s
1980s
9
3 out of 4 members of the Beatles have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice, once as part of the Beatles and once for their solo work. Which Beatle was not inducted twice?
John Lennon
Ringo Starr
Paul McCartney
George Harrison
10
Only 1 person has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 3 times. Who is this artist?
Jimmy Hendrix
Eric Clapton
Michael Jackson
11
Which Punk Rock band rejected induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2006?
Sex Pistols
Clash
Ramones
12
What is the best selling Rock album of all time?
Meat Loaf "Bat Out Of Hell"
Pink Floyd "The Dark Side Of The Moon"
AC/DC "Back In Black"