Quiz: You'll Only Get 10/15 On This If You Love Folk Music

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Deep in my heart, I do believe you can ace this quiz!! If you are a folk music fan, you should breeze right through this music test! These songs are guaranteed to bring you back to the good old days!

A quiz on famous folk musicians and their songs, including songs like "Blowin' in the Wind" and "This Land is Your Land."

 Oct 02, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

"Mr. Tambourine Man" is a song by ________.
Bob Dylan
Pete Seeger
The Weavers

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Woody Guthrie wrote the famously patriotic song, __________.
"This Land is Your Land"
"The Star-Spangled Banner"
"God Bless America"

3 of 15Pick your answer!

Who performed the popular folk song, "Goodnight Irene"?
Buell Kazee
The Weavers
The Byrds

4 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of these songs is by Pete Seeger?
"Blowin' in the Wind"
"We Shall Overcome"
"Knockin' on Heaven's Door"

5 of 15Pick your answer!

Who made a song about John Hardy, calling him a "desperate little man"?
Peter, Paul, and Mary
Judy Collins
The Carter Family

6 of 15Pick your answer!

"Stackalee" was by the singer-guitar player, ________.
Charlie Poole
Preston Young
Frank Hutchison

7 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of these songs is by the duo, Simon and Garfunkel?
Scarborough Fair
Wildwood Flower

8 of 15Pick your answer!

"The Riddle Song" is also known as what?
"Seven Drops of Rain"
"Riddle Me This"
"I Give My Love a Cherry"

9 of 15Pick your answer!

Who wrote "Big Yellow Taxi"?
Barry McGuire
Joni Mitchell
Bob Dylan

10 of 15Pick your answer!

David Crosby was a member of which folk band?
The Byrds
Fairport Convention
The Weavers

11 of 15Pick your answer!

What song is by the folk singer, Sam Amidon?
Stop and Stare
Come Home
Blue Mountains

12 of 15Pick your answer!

"City of New Orleans" is by _________.
Gordon Lightfoot
The Kingston Trio
Steve Goodman

13 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of these songs is by Tom Paxton?
"Last Thing On My Mind"
"Wish You Were Here"
"Stairway to Heaven"

14 of 15Pick your answer!

Who was a member of the Kingston Trio?
Sandy Denny
Leonard Cohen
Rick Dougherty

15 of 15Pick your answer!

The couple, Ian and Sylvia, wrote which of these songs?
Tom Dooley
Both Sides Now
Four Strong Winds
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