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Quiz about Great One Liners From The Great Musicals
Quiz about Great One Liners From The Great Musicals

Great One Liners From The Great Musicals Quiz


Each question contains one line from the great songs of the great musicals. Your task is to tell me what show it comes from.

A multiple-choice quiz by Kwizling. Estimated time: 5 mins.
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Author
Kwizling
Time
5 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
71,208
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
6 / 10
Plays
5732
Last 3 plays: Winegirl718 (7/10), TonyC8 (3/10), Guest 174 (7/10).
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Question 1 of 10
1. The opening line of this song is 'God on high, hear my prayer'. In which show is it featured? Hint


Question 2 of 10
2. The opening line of this song is 'Is this the little girl I carried, Is this the little boy at play'? In which show is it featured? Hint


Question 3 of 10
3. 'And folks are feelin' sad 'cuz they used to treat him bad' comes from which classic musical? Hint


Question 4 of 10
4. Including Disney in a selection of great songs, which of his musical movies does 'In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun' come from? Hint


Question 5 of 10
5. 'My sister wears a moustache, my brother wears a dress. Leapin' lizards, that's why I'm a mess' is just part of this wonderfully, caustic lyric. But what show does it come from? Hint


Question 6 of 10
6. 'You must be mistaken, it couldn't have been, you couldn't have seen him yesterday' comes from which musical show? Hint


Question 7 of 10
7. 'So let me get right to the point, I don't pop my cork for ev'ry guy I see'. Very Simply. What is the title of this blockbuster song?

Answer: (Let's see your money ! two words)
Question 8 of 10
8. 'I don't expect my love affairs to last for long; Never fool myself that my dreams will come true'. What show is this song from?

Answer: (One Word)
Question 9 of 10
9. 'Who can explain it? Who can tell you why? Fools give you reasons, wise men never try' A show tune that can be called a real classic. But again, what show is it from? Hint


Question 10 of 10
10. And finally. '---------, where the wind comes sweeping down the plain' What is the missing word?

Answer: (One Word)

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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. The opening line of this song is 'God on high, hear my prayer'. In which show is it featured?

Answer: Les Miserables

To hear Colm Wilkinson, who plays Valjean, sing 'Bring Him Home', makes the hairs on the back of your neck stand up.
2. The opening line of this song is 'Is this the little girl I carried, Is this the little boy at play'? In which show is it featured?

Answer: Fiddler On The Roof

Topol as Teyve sings the opening lines to 'Sunrise, Sunset' in this great Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick masterpiece.
3. 'And folks are feelin' sad 'cuz they used to treat him bad' comes from which classic musical?

Answer: Oklahoma!

'..And now they know their friend has gone for good', completes the line from 'Poor Judd Is Dead' . The setting for this song is in the smoke house. It is sung by Curly, who was played by Gordon MacRae in the movie, and he sings it to Judd Fry, played by Rod Steiger no less!
4. Including Disney in a selection of great songs, which of his musical movies does 'In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun' come from?

Answer: Mary Poppins

Julie Andrews, as the delightful Mary Poppins, singing 'A Spoonful Of Sugar' to her charges.
5. 'My sister wears a moustache, my brother wears a dress. Leapin' lizards, that's why I'm a mess' is just part of this wonderfully, caustic lyric. But what show does it come from?

Answer: West Side Story

What else but the magnificent ' Gee, Officer Krupke' from the best musical ever....Ever! I am a little biased mind you.
6. 'You must be mistaken, it couldn't have been, you couldn't have seen him yesterday' comes from which musical show?

Answer: Tell Me On A Sunday

The song is 'Take That Look Of Your Face', performed in the UK by Marti Webb and is from that double-bill musical Song And Dance by the ever-present ALW with lyrics by Don Black. Marti Web should have been an international star but, that's showbiz.
7. 'So let me get right to the point, I don't pop my cork for ev'ry guy I see'. Very Simply. What is the title of this blockbuster song?

Answer: Big Spender

Big production number from 'Sweet Charity', made famous by Shirley Bassey
8. 'I don't expect my love affairs to last for {long;} Never fool myself that my dreams will come true'. What show is this song from?

Answer: Evita

'Another Suitcase In Another Hall' is from Evita by the Webber-Rice dynamic duo, yet again!
9. 'Who can explain it? Who can tell you why? Fools give you reasons, wise men never try' A show tune that can be called a real classic. But again, what show is it from?

Answer: South Pacific

'Some Enchanted Evening' by the great Rodgers and Hammerstein. Nothing more to say.
10. And finally. '---------, where the wind comes sweeping down the plain' What is the missing word?

Answer: Oklahoma

Title song from the show. 'We know we belong to the land, and the land we belong to is grand' Exit stage left hoping you enjoyed the quiz.
Source: Author Kwizling

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