ISAAC ASIMOV’S SU­PER QUIZ

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Take this Su­per Quiz to a PhD Score 1 point for each cor­rect an­swer on the Freshman Level, 2 points on the Grad­u­ate Level and 3 points on the PhD Level.

SUB­JECT: MU­SIC

(e.g., Glory is a song by what rap­per? An­swer: Jay Z.)

FRESHMAN LEVEL

1. What was Benny Goodman’s in­stru­ment? 2. Wayne and Garth sang this Queen song in Wayne’s World. 3. The na­tional in­stru­ment of Ire­land.

GRAD­U­ATE LEVEL The House of the

4. In which city is

Ris­ing Sun?

5. Pat Boone’s daugh­ter’s sin­gle that was ranked No.1 for 10 weeks. 6. She is the youngest woman to be on Forbes’ most pow­er­ful women list (2015).

PHD LEVEL

7. What film boasts the best­selling sound­track of all time? 8. This found­ing mem­ber of Yes died in 2015. 9. He wrote the mu­sic and lyrics to the mu­si­cal Any­thing Goes.

ANSWERS:

1. Jack Ruby. 2. The Spar­row. 3. Cain. 4. Mark David Chap­man. 5. Robert Ford. 6. Mac­duff. 7. Perseus. 8. Romeo. 9. Othello.

SCOR­ING:

18 points – con­grat­u­la­tions, doc­tor; 15 to 17 points – hon­ours grad­u­ate; 10 to 14 points – you’re plenty smart, but no grind; 4 to 9 points — you re­ally should hit the books harder; 1 point to 3 points – en­rol in re­me­dial cour­ses im­me­di­ately; 0 points – who reads the ques­tions to you?

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