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Each quiz deals with just one Dylan song.
63 quizzes and 755 trivia questions.
1.
  "The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll" top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Part protest song, part social commentary, part tragic tale, "The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll" packs a punch. Learn more about this early Bob Dylan folk song.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Aug 18 22
Average
skylarb
Aug 18 22
116 plays
2.
There are a lot of quirky characters in Bob Dylan's song "Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again." Match each character with the appropriate lyrical description.
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jul 11 22
Easier
skylarb
Jul 11 22
91 plays
3.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Isis" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
"Isis" is Bob Dylan's 34th greatest song of all time according to the 2020 Rolling Stone magazine list. Learn more about this song.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jul 24 22
Average
skylarb
Jul 24 22
120 plays
4.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Lay, Lady, Lay" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Rolling Stone magazine ranked "Lay, Lady, Lay" as the 24th greatest Bob Dylan song of all time. Learn more about this work.
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, May 10 22
Easier
skylarb
May 10 22
148 plays
5.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Idiot Wind" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Delve into this searing song by the prolific songwriter Bob Dylan.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Sep 09 22
Average
skylarb
Sep 09 22
97 plays
6.
  Dylan Songs: "Girl from the North Country" great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Rounding out the top 30 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2020 list of the Greatest Bob Dylan Songs of All Time is "Girl from the North Country." Learn about this haunting love song.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jul 14 22
Average
skylarb
Jul 14 22
109 plays
7.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Like a Rolling Stone" great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Learn more about this iconic Bob Dylan song.
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Nov 05 21
Average
skylarb
Nov 05 21
420 plays
8.
Explore the number 31 song on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Bob Dylan Songs of All Time."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Aug 18 22
Average
skylarb
Aug 18 22
109 plays
9.
Learn about this peppy Bob Dylan song, which ranked number 29 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2021 list of the 100 Greatest Bob Dylan Songs of All Time.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jun 05 22
Average
skylarb
Jun 05 22
131 plays
10.
  Bob Dylan's "Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands" - 10 questions - 4 mins
"Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands" is one of Bob Dylan's more poetic and lyrically complex songs, and a favorite of music critics. Learn about it through this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jul 18 22
Average
skylarb
Jul 18 22
107 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What was "Like A Rolling Stone" ranked on "Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time" list in 2004?

From Quiz "Dylan Song by Song: "Like a Rolling Stone""




11.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Positively 4th Street" great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of the song that ranked number 16 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Bob Dylan Songs of All Time."
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Oct 26 20
Average
skylarb
Oct 26 20
215 plays
12.
Explore this popular song, "Don't Think Twice, It's All Right" by Bob Dylan.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jan 01 22
Average
skylarb
Jan 01 22
171 plays
13.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Desolation Row" popular trivia quiz - 20 questions - 5 mins
Robert Shelton called "Desolation Row" a "folk song of the absurd." Learn more about this allusion-rich Bob Dylan song.
Average, 20 Qns, skylarb, Oct 18 20
Average
skylarb
Oct 18 20
219 plays
14.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Tangled Up in Blue" - 15 questions - 5 mins
Take a dive into Bob Dylan's "Tangled Up In Blue" and learn a little more about the song.
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jun 16 20
Average
skylarb
Jun 16 20
240 plays
15.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Visions of Johanna" - 15 questions - 4 mins
"Visions of Johanna" is one of Bob Dylan's most highly regarded songs for its lyrical complexity. How much do you know about this much-respected song?
Easier, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jan 17 20
Easier
skylarb
Jan 17 20
234 plays
16.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Mr. Tambourine Man" popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Learn more about one of Bob Dylan's most popular songs.
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jan 26 20
Average
skylarb
Jan 26 20
321 plays
17.
  Dylan Song By Song: "Blowin' In the Wind" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
An all-around look at Bob Dylan's popular song "Blowin' in the Wind."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Sep 22 04
Average
skylarb
1764 plays
18.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Chimes of Freedom" great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
This quiz delves into Bob Dylan's alliterative and lyrically-rich song, "Chimes of Freedom" and surveys some of the cover versions.
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jan 14 20
Average
skylarb
Jan 14 20
152 plays
19.
Coming in at number two on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Bob Dylan Songs of All Time" is "A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall." How much do you know about the song?
Average, 20 Qns, skylarb, May 28 22
Average
skylarb
May 28 22
178 plays
20.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Forever Young" popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
How much do you know about this tender song of well-wishes? This quiz asks questions about the lyrics, covers, and context of Bob Dylan's "Forever Young."
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jan 10 20
Average
skylarb
Jan 10 20
218 plays
21.
This quiz will examine Bob Dylan's popular song, "The Times They Are A-Changin'."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Oct 18 19
Average
skylarb
Oct 18 19
394 plays
22.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Just Like A Woman" - 15 questions - 5 mins
Test your knowledge of the lyrics, covers, and context of this popular Bob Dylan song.
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Nov 04 20
Average
skylarb
Nov 04 20
292 plays
23.
This quiz explores the Bob Dylan song "Knockin' on Heaven's Door."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Feb 08 20
Average
skylarb
Feb 08 20
289 plays
24.
  Dylan Song by Song: Mississippi - 10 questions - 3 mins
Dig into this critically acclaimed song by Bob Dylan.
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Dec 27 21
Easier
skylarb
Dec 27 21
95 plays
25.
  Song by Song: "Subterranean Homesick Blues" - 20 questions - 5 mins
This quiz digs into the lyrics and background of Bob Dylan's proto-rap song "Subterranean Homesick Blues."
Average, 20 Qns, skylarb, Jan 04 21
Average
skylarb
Jan 04 21
180 plays
26.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Joey" great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
All questions in this quiz relate to Bob Dylan's biographic song "Joey."
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 07 19
Easier
skylarb
Nov 07 19
228 plays
27.
  Dylan Song by Song: "She Belongs to Me" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz tests your knowledge of the content, context, and covers of Bob Dylan's song, "She Belongs to Me."
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 02 19
Easier
skylarb
Nov 02 19
225 plays
28.
  Dylan Song by Song: "It's Alright, Ma" - 15 questions - 5 mins
Test your knowledge and learn more about Bob Dylan's song "It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)."
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Nov 09 19
Average
skylarb
Nov 09 19
209 plays
29.
Explore the musical and literary context of Bob Dylan's "Shelter from the Storm."
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jun 12 20
Average
skylarb
Jun 12 20
158 plays
30.
  Dylan's "Gotta Serve Somebody" Part II - 10 questions - 3 mins
This song's so good I had to write two quizzes on it! (Or maybe I forgot I'd already written a quiz on it several years ago until after I was more than halfway done with this second one. . .) All new questions.
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 16 19
Easier
skylarb
Nov 16 19
172 plays
31.
Hint: 'Deposit an egg, madam! Another!' (1969) Answer: 'Lay, Lady, Lay'. Get the idea? All selections are from Bob Dylan's seminal 60s years, both album tracks and singles. Year of release is given. Good luck.
Easier, 15 Qns, lifeliver, May 03 17
Easier
lifeliver
May 03 17
319 plays
32.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Blind Willie McTell" - 15 questions - 5 mins
This quiz takes a look at one of Bob Dylan's most critically acclaimed outtakes and one of my favorite Bob Dylan songs of all time.
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jan 01 21
Average
skylarb
Jan 01 21
147 plays
33.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Maggie's Farm" - 15 questions - 5 mins
"Maggie's Farm" has been played live over a thousand times. How much do you know about this popular Bob Dylan song?
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jan 05 20
Average
skylarb
Jan 05 20
172 plays
34.
  Anatomy of a Song: "Hurricane" great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 5 mins
Just how much do you know about Bob Dylan's classic "Hurricane"? Pit yourself against 20 questions about the song and/or associated facts. Song #5 in the 'Anatomy' series.
Average, 20 Qns, FussBudget, Mar 21 07
Average
FussBudget
1937 plays
35.
  Dylan Song by Song: "I Shall Be Released" - 10 questions - 3 mins
Take a dive into Bob Dylan's song "I Shall Be Released."
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jun 08 20
Easier
skylarb
Jun 08 20
181 plays
36.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Brownsville Girl" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of the history and lyrics of the Bob Dylan song "Brownsville Girl."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Jan 10 20
Average
skylarb
Jan 10 20
157 plays
37.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Ballad of a Thin Man" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Rolling Stone magazine called "Ballad of a Thin Man" the 18th greatest Bob Dylan song of all time. How much do you know about this song?
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 05 20
Average
skylarb
Nov 05 20
171 plays
38.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Simple Twist of Fate" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of song number 15 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of "The 100 Greatest Bob Dylan Songs of All Time."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Oct 20 20
Average
skylarb
Oct 20 20
192 plays
39.
This quiz takes a look at the context, style, and lyrics of Bob Dylan's song "Only a Pawn in Their Game."
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Oct 19 19
Average
skylarb
Oct 19 19
231 plays
40.
Dig into this haunting song from the pen of Bob Dylan.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 21 20
Average
skylarb
Nov 21 20
150 plays
41.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Every Grain of Sand" - 10 questions - 5 mins
Learn more about Bob Dylan's lyrically rich, spiritual song "Every Grain of Sand."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 09 19
Average
skylarb
Nov 09 19
186 plays
42.
Lyrics, covers, and more: test your knowledge of Bob Dylan's song "It's All Over Now, Baby Blue."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Oct 29 19
Average
skylarb
Oct 29 19
250 plays
43.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Masters of War" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will take an in-depth look at Bob Dylan's song "Masters of War."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Oct 17 19
Average
skylarb
Oct 17 19
217 plays
44.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Up to Me" - 10 questions - 3 mins
How well do you know Bob Dylan's song "Up to Me"? Test your knowledge in this quiz.
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 08 19
Easier
skylarb
Nov 08 19
224 plays
45.
A look at the lyrics, allusions, context, and meaning of Bob Dylan's "All Along the Watchtower."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Sep 22 04
Average
skylarb
1046 plays
46.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Hurricane" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of Bob Dylan's "Hurricane," and learn a little more about the background of the song.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 21 19
Average
skylarb
Nov 21 19
196 plays
47.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Make You Feel My Love" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of one of Bob Dylan's most covered songs.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Dec 30 19
Average
skylarb
Dec 30 19
153 plays
48.
Delve into the lyrics, meaning, and covers of Bob Dylan's song "What Was It You Wanted?"
Easier, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 29 19
Easier
skylarb
Nov 29 19
230 plays
49.
  Buckets of Bob popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I was on FunTrivia when a bucket started talking to me, complaining that not enough people were singing Bob Dylan's "Buckets of Rain". I said "Bucket, have you heard these"?
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jul 20 22
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Jul 20 22
250 plays
50.
  Dylan Song by Song: "My Back Pages" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of the content and context of Bob Dylan's song "My Back Pages."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Oct 24 19
Average
skylarb
Oct 24 19
234 plays
51.
  A Who's Who of Desolation Row popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
The LP "Highway 61 Revisited" (1965) revolutionized modern music. The last song on the album was called "Desolation Row", an 11-min epic of allusion that continues to inspire the imagination. This quiz is about the characters mentioned in this song.
Average, 15 Qns, mtarkey, Nov 14 06
Average
mtarkey
673 plays
52.
  Dylan Song By Song: "Gotta Serve Somebody" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Lyrics, context, and covers; all centered on "Gotta Serve Somebody."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Nov 09 19
Average
skylarb
Nov 09 19
475 plays
53.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Neighbourhood Bully" - 10 questions - 4 mins
An in-depth look at Dylan's song about Israel.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Sep 22 04
Average
skylarb
441 plays
54.
  Dylan Song By Song: "Gates of Eden" - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz on one of Bob Dylan's most lyrically complex songs, "Gates of Eden." Notes include my literary interpretation.
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Sep 22 04
Average
skylarb
487 plays
55.
  About "Another Side of Bob Dylan" great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Select the Bob Dylan song from which the quote comes (all from the album "Another Side of Bob Dylan") and enjoy!
Average, 15 Qns, CoCoB, Nov 14 06
Average
CoCoB
448 plays
56.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Highway 61" - 10 questions - 4 mins
A look at the lyrics and context of "Highway 61."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Sep 22 04
Average
skylarb
944 plays
57.
  Dylan Song by Song: "Jokerman" - 10 questions - 4 mins
Quesitons about the lyrics and meaning of Bob Dylan's song "Jokerman."
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Sep 22 04
Average
skylarb
591 plays
58.
Famous musicians a lot of times have hidden gems in the vaults, and Dylan has a bigger vault than most. Here's a quiz on some of Dylan's unreleased songs or rare songs. Neverending Bob Dylan V. 3 - Outtakes & B-Sides
Tough, 10 Qns, berenlazarus, Jun 27 10
Tough
berenlazarus gold member
175 plays
59.
  Lily, Rosemary & the Jack of Hearts - 15 questions - 4 mins
"Lily, Rosemary & the Jack of Hearts" is my favorite story by Dylan. See how much you know about the events of the tale.
Average, 15 Qns, mari-e, Mar 20 08
Average
mari-e
505 plays
60.
  What Do These Songs Have In Common? - 10 questions - 5 mins
Just like the title says...I give you some Bob Dylan songs and you pick what they have in common.
Average, 10 Qns, sbs, Nov 14 06
Average
sbs
516 plays
61.
  Bob Dylan: "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall" - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some questions on another great song written and performed by a true American original! Good luck and have fun.
Easier, 10 Qns, ElmoFringby30, Mar 19 16
Easier
ElmoFringby30
1261 plays
62.
  Ode to "Sara", On Dylan's First Wife - 10 questions - 3 mins
My quiz on one of my favorite Bob Dylan songs, his loving tribute to his first wife and mother of four of his children. How well do you know "Sara"?
Average, 10 Qns, dolphgirl, Sep 02 06
Average
dolphgirl
310 plays
63.
  "Rainy Day Women #12 & 35" Lyrics - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some questions on a great song written and performed by a true American original! Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, ElmoFringby30, Sep 29 06
Average
ElmoFringby30
1426 plays
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