Quiz: Can You Score At Least 16/21 On This Ultimate “Sound of Music” Quiz?


How do you solve a problem like Maria?

 Jun 01, 2017

1 of 21“The ________ are alive, with the sound of ________”

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hills, music
birds, singing
towns, church bells

2 of 21The von Trapps live in __, in the city of __, near the __

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Switzerland, Valais, Matterhorn
Austria, Salzburg, Alps
Germany, Heidelberg, Rhine River

3 of 21How does Maria get in trouble at the Nonnberg Abbey?

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She sneaks out of silent prayer and runs into the hills
She can’t manage her mandatory vow of silence
She is singing in the hills and returns late for prayer

4 of 21What do the nuns decide (and sing) about Fräulein Maria?

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"She's a darling! She's a demon! She's a lamb!"
“Maria’s not an asset to the Abbey.”
“Always late for everything except for every meal.”

5 of 21What advice does the Reverend Mother give to Fräulein Maria?

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That she should be a wife and mother and not a nun
A nun's life does not suit her but she is welcome in church
To spend time outside the Abbey as a governess for a while

6 of 21When Maria meets the seven von Trapp children, she does not like __

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that she is made fun of in a villa for wearing threadbare clothes
the way their father whistles commands, and that they wear uniforms
that they are spoiled and happily tortured their former governesses

7 of 21Which one of these children is NOT a member of the von Trapp family?

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“I’m Liesl, I’m 16 years old and I don’t need a governess.”
“I’m Friedrich, I’m 14, and I’m impossible.”
“I’m Johanna, I’m 13 years old and your dress is ugly.”

8 of 21Against von Trapp's wishes, Maria makes the kids playclothes out of __

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official Third Reich-issued durable material
fabric that housekeeper Frau Schmidt gave her
the fancy draperies that hang in her bedroom

9 of 21How does Maria teach the children to sing during a day in the hills?

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Just to belt anything out when you are feeling joy
She says songs are made of phrases and happy nonsense
To break it down to the basic notes of "do-re-mi-fa-so-la-ti"

10 of 21“When the dog bites, and the bee stings, when I’m feeling sad, I simply __"

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just get into bed and I sing, and then I don’t feel so bad
remember my favorite things, and then I don’t feel so bad
forget about terrible things, and then I don’t feel so bad

11 of 21Which of these song lyrics go with the kids’ puppet show about goats?

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"Blossom of snow may you bloom and grow"
“Lay ee odl, lay ee odl, lay hee hoo”
"So-do-la-fa-mi-do-re, so do la-ti-do-re-do"

12 of 21Why is von Trapp valuable to the Germans and how does he cooperate?

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He is rich and influential, displaying the Nazi flag at his villa
They want him as a naval Captain but refuses to join the Party
He is a famous aristocrat and goes to indoctrination meetings

13 of 21Maria returns to the Abbey to retake her vows, but the Abbess says __

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that she can come back into the Abbey, if she takes it seriously
she must face her love for von Trapp and "Climb Ev'ry Mountain"
when God closes one door, he opens a window and to look out

14 of 21Capt. von Trapp tells Maria he first fell in love with her when __

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he saw her comforting the kids during a storm
she sat on the pinecone at their first dinner
she insolently blew the whistle at him

15 of 21Georg (von Trapp) and Maria marry ___________

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in the Cathedral at the Abbey with the nuns singing “Maria”
at their lakeside Villa, with a quartet singing “Edelweiss”
in a church in Salzburg with the kids singing “The Sound of Music”

16 of 21The von Trapps decide to sing at the folk music festival, but __

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they anger the Nazis by refusing the give them the salute
will only sing patriotic Austrian folk songs
they plan to escape Austria during the curtain call

17 of 21During which song does Georg almost break down into tears while singing?

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"The Sound of Music"
"So Long, Farewell"

18 of 21After it is announced that the Family von Trapp has won, ___________

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the second-place winners become very angry
they do not come out for the curtain call, raising alarm
they come out for a curtain call and sing an encore

19 of 21Who gives the alarm to the Nazis that the Trapps are hiding in the Abbey?

Liesl’s former boyfriend Rolf, who is now a serious Nazi
A Nazi sympathizer, pretending to be a nun at the Abbey
Little Gretl, who asks too loudly how far it is to Switzerland

20 of 21How do two nuns help while the family is hiding in the Abbey?

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They lie to the Nazis and tell them they are flying to America
They lie to Rolf and tell him they are hiding in the catacombs
They disabled the distributor and coils of the Nazis’ cars

21 of 21What eventually happens to the von Trapp family?

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The family is forced onto a naval base in Hamburg
Georg commands a U-Boat and the family hides in the Abbey
They escape across the Alps on foot to Switzerland
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