Quiz: You'll Only Ace This If You’ve Seen "Sound of Music" A Million Times


Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens ...

This fun trivia quiz contains questions about the story, characters, and songs in 'The Sound of Music.'

 Oct 05, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

_________ wrote the music to 'The Sound of Music.'
Rodgers and Hammerstein
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Gilbert and Sullivan

2 of 15Pick your answer!

In 'The Sound of Music,' the von Trapp family lives in ________.

3 of 15Pick your answer!

Before working as a governess for the von Trapp family, Maria is a _______.
wealthy socialite

4 of 15Pick your answer!

The oldest van Trapp daughter, who plans to marry soon, is _________.

5 of 15Pick your answer!

Which song in 'The Sound of Music' features yodeling?
'The Lonely Goatherd'
'The Sound of Music'
'My Favorite Things'

6 of 15Pick your answer!

One of the favorite things in 'My Favorite Things' is _________ with noodles.

7 of 15Pick your answer!

The edelweiss, the namesake of a song in 'The Sound of Music,' is a type of ________.
seasonal rainstorm

8 of 15Pick your answer!

'The Sound of Music' takes place __________.
just before the Second World War
in the 1800s
in the 1500s

9 of 15Pick your answer!

Who played Maria in the original Broadway cast of 'The Sound of Music'?
Julie Andrews
Petula Clark
Mary Martin

10 of 15Pick your answer!

The musical 'The Sound of Music' is based on _________.
a play by Shakespeare, with an update setting
a true story
a novel

11 of 15Pick your answer!

Who played Maria in the film adaptation of 'The Sound of Music'?
Julie Andrews
Mary Martin
Audrey Hepburn

12 of 15Pick your answer!

The song 'Maria' is about Maria's _________.
secret admirer
family background
annoying behavior

13 of 15Pick your answer!

According to the song's lyrics, "The ________ are alive with the sound of music."

14 of 15Pick your answer!

The melody of 'Edelweiss' ____________.
comes from an opera by Mozart
was written originally for the musical
comes from an Austrian folk song

15 of 15Pick your answer!

The song 'Sixteen Going on Seventeen' is about _________.
Liesl and Rolf's courtship
the von Trapp family's search for a governess
Maria's immaturity
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