Trivia Test on Music, History, and Books.

Trivia Test

Test you knowledge in different categories:Music, History, and Books.

Who sings "Shut up and dance"?

"Shut Up and Dance" is a song by American rock band Walk the Moon for their second studio album Talking Is Hard (2014). It was written by the band members and songwriters Ben Berger and Ryan McMahon. The song became the band's biggest hit single to date, peaking at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 and becoming a number-one hit on the magazine's Alternative Songs chart and the Hot Adult Contemporary chart.

When was the first "British Invasion"?

The British Invasion was a cultural phenomenon of the mid-1960s, when rock and pop music acts from the United Kingdom, as well as other aspects of British culture, became popular in the United States, and significant to rising "counterculture" on both sides of the Atlantic.

When were the Beatles the most popular?

The most successful pop group of the 20 century; they changed popular culture forever. From their first studio contract in 1962 until 1970, the Beatles lineup consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr.

When did the USA officially declare independance?

The Declaration of Independence, 1776. By issuing the Declaration of Independence, adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, the 13 American colonies severed their political connections to Great Britain.

Benjamin Franklin was the 5th president.

No he wasn't a president, he was America's first Millionaire. He created the US postal system and the first circulating libraries in the US. He invented among other things bifocal glasses, a version of an indoor toilet and a wood stove. He never took a patent on any inventions so that the maximum number of people could benefit from them. In addition to all this he helped craft the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. He was America's first ambassador to France. He owned and franchised many of his printing presses, a concept that was unheard of prior to his doing so. At least one printing press was franchised to a women and Ben says in his Autobiography that he is sure she would do a better job running it then her husband did. All in all he was a great American and the reason he's on the hundred dollar bill is because we don't have a thousand dollar bill.

Who wrote "The hunger games"?

Suzanne Collins (born August 10, 1962) is an American television writer and author, best known as the author of The New York Times best selling series The Underland Chronicles and The Hunger Games trilogy (which consists of The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, and Mockingjay).

Which sold more?

The Harry Potter books are distributed in over 200 territories, are translated into 68 languages and have sold over 400 million copies worldwide.