Quiz: Can You Ace The Ultimate “Sound of Music” Quiz?

Sound of Music, Julie Andrews, The Sound of Music
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"How do you solve a problem like Maria? How do you catch a cloud and pin it down? How do you find a word that means Maria? A flibbertijibbet! A will-o'-the wisp! A clown!"

This is the Ultimate "Sound of Music Quiz", Rogers and Hammerstein, Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer. Try the Ultimate "Sound of Music" Quiz.

 May 12, 2018
1 of 21Pick your answer!
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“The ________ are alive, with the sound of ________”
birds, singing
hills, music
towns, church bells
2 of 21Pick your answer!
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“The Sound of Music” takes place in ________, in the city of ________, near the ________
Germany, Heidelberg, Rhine River
Switzerland, Valais, Matterhorn
Austria, Salzburg, Alps
3 of 21Pick your answer!
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How does Maria get in trouble at the Nonnberg Abbey?
She sneaks out of silent prayer and runs into the hills
She is singing in the hills and returns late for prayer
She can’t manage her mandatory vow of silence
4 of 21Pick your answer!
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What do the nuns decide (and sing) about Fräulein Maria?
“Always late for everything except for every meal.”
“Maria’s not an asset to the Abbey.”
"She's a darling! She's a demon! She's a lamb!"
5 of 21Pick your answer!
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What advice does the Reverend Mother give to Fräulein Maria?
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 21Pick your answer!
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When Maria meets the seven von Trapp children, she does not like ________
that she is made fun of in a villa for wearing threadbare clothes
that they are spoiled and happily tortured their former governesses
the way their father whistles commands, and that they wear uniforms
7 of 21Pick your answer!
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Which one of these children is NOT a member of the von Trapp family?
“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 21Pick your answer!
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Against von Trapp's wishes, Maria makes the kids playclothes out of _________
fabric that housekeeper Frau Schmidt gave her
official Third Reich-issued durable material
the fancy draperies that hang in her bedroom
9 of 21Pick your answer!
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How does Maria teach the children to sing during a day in the hills?
She says songs are made of phrases and happy nonsense
Just to belt anything out when you are feeling joy
To break it down to the basic notes of "do-re-mi-fa-so-la-ti"
10 of 21Pick your answer!
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“When the dog bites, and the bee stings, when I’m feeling sad, I simply ________"
forget about terrible things, and then I don’t feel so bad
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
11 of 21Pick your answer!
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Which of these song lyrics go with the kids’ puppet show about goats?
"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 21Pick your answer!
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Why is von Trapp valuable to the Germans and how does he cooperate?
He is a famous aristocrat and goes to indoctrination meetings
They want him as a naval Captain but refuses to join the Party
He is rich and influential, displaying the Nazi flag at his villa
13 of 21Pick your answer!
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Maria returns to the Abbey to retake her vows, but the Abbess says ________
when God closes one door, he opens a window and to look out
she must face her love for von Trapp and "Climb Ev'ry Mountain"
that she can come back into the Abbey, if she takes it seriously
14 of 21Pick your answer!
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Capt. von Trapp tells Maria he first fell in love with her when _________
she insolently blew the whistle at him
he saw her comforting the kids during a storm
she sat on the pinecone at their first dinner
15 of 21Pick your answer!
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Georg (von Trapp) and Maria marry ___________
in a church in Salzburg with the kids singing “The Sound of Music”
at their lakeside Villa, with a quartet singing “Edelweiss”
in the Cathedral at the Abbey with the nuns singing “Maria”
16 of 21Pick your answer!
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The von Trapps decide to sing at the folk music festival, but __________
they plan to escape Austria during the curtain call
will only sing patriotic Austrian folk songs
they anger the Nazis by refusing the give them the salute
17 of 21Pick your answer!
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During which song does Georg almost break down into tears while singing?
"So Long, Farewell"
"The Sound of Music"
"Edelweiss"
18 of 21Pick your answer!
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After it is announced that the Family von Trapp has won, ___________
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 21Pick your answer!
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Who gives the alarm to the Nazis that the Trapps are hiding in the Abbey?
A Nazi sympathizer, pretending to be a nun at the Abbey
Little Gretl, who asks too loudly how far it is to Switzerland
Liesl’s former boyfriend Rolf, who is now a serious Nazi
20 of 21Pick your answer!
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How do two nuns help while the family is hiding in the Abbey?
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 21Pick your answer!
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What happens to the Family von Trapp at the end?
They escape across the Alps on foot to Switzerland, singing
The family is forced onto a naval base in Hamburg
Georg commands a U-Boat and the family hides in the Abbey
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