Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Grateful Dead Trivia Questions and Answers

Grateful Dead Trivia Questions and Answers are not only fun, but these 25 questions will help you in knowing the hidden and fun facts about the band.

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Q1. ___________ is how the musicians choose a name for their band.
A dictionary
A Ouija board
A psychic
None of them

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Q2. Roughly ________ albums has the band sold worldwide.
35 million
45 million
55 million
65 million

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Q3. ___________ band's songs is listed as a U.S. national treasure.
"Truckin"
"Uncle John's Band"
"Friend of the Devil"
None of them

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Q4. _________ different people played in the band throughout its lifespan.
10
11
12
13

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Q5. In ________ year the band formed.
1965
1966
1967
1968

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Q6. ____________ was the nickname of the sound system built just for the band's tours.
Lucy
Wall of Sound
The Fortress
None of them

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Q7. The band recorded ______Top 10 hits.
1
2
3
4

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Q8. The band originally went by _________ name.
Wandering Wizards
Warlocks
Magic Men
None of them

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Q9. On _________ different songs the band performed live.
250
500
750
600

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Q10. On _________ album cover, the lightning bolt and skull graphic first appear.
"Anthem of the Sun"
"Steal Your Face"
"History of the Grateful Dead, Volume One (Bear's Choice)"
None of them

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Q11. To _______ ailment did Ron "Pigpen" McKernan succumb.




Alcohol abuse
Heart Attack
Cancer
Brain Tumor

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Q12. ___________ is what the "dancing bears" actually doing, according to the artist that created them.




Marching
Falling Down
Dancing
Singing

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Q13. ___________ was the name of the band's only Top 10 hit.
"Casey Jones"
"Truckin"
"Touch of Grey"
None of them

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Q14. Keith and Donna Jean Godchaux left the band because ________.
They struggled with drug abuse.
They had family obligations.
They were injured in a car accident.
None of them.

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Q15. The cover of "American Beauty" is an ambigram that also reads as _____________.
"American Reality"
"American Hearts"
"American Brutality"
None of them

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Q16. This band inspired the Dead to pursue rock instead of jug music.
The Moody Blues
Beach Boys
The Beatles
The Rolling Stones

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Q17. Tom Constanten worked in the Air Force doing ________ job.
Computer programming
Bomb loading
Piloting
None of them

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Q18. Sometimes the band's live version of "Dark Star" would run about ________ long.
10 minutes
20 minutes
30 minutes
50 minutes

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Q19. Jerry Garcia received ______ AWOLs during his nine-month stint in the Army.
4
6
7
8

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Q20. Robert Hunter took part in a Stanford University experiment on __________ subject.
Psychedelic chemicals
Smoking
Pain Response
None of them

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Q21. Donna Jean Godchaux was a backup singer for _________ No. 1 song.
"Make it With You"
"When a Man Loves a Woman"
"Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head"
None of them

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Q22. The band played _______ live shows.
2300
1000
1500
3500

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Q23. __________ band's album was the first to crack the Top 40.
"Steal Your Face"'
"Workingman's Dead"
"American Beauty"
None of them

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Q24. In total, roughly ________ people saw the band perform live.
15 million
10 million
25 million
30 million

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Q25. Vince Welnick died because of ________.
A fan attacked him.
He cut his own throat.
He had cancer
He was stabbed by a serial killer.

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