Bagism: Quiz

Test your knowledge of John Lennon and Beatles trivia by answering the following 10 questions selected at random from a database of 314 questions.

1. As a youth, John was infatuated with which actress/model (and even encouraged his first wife Cynthia to look more like her)?
Jane Asher
Melanie Lebois
Brigitte Bardot
Simone Signoret

2. John's song "Come Together" started out as a slogan to help whose campaign for governor of California?
Timothy Leary
Ronald Reagan
Jerry Brown
Ralph Nader

3. Parts of which Shakespeare play can be heard on "I am the Walrus"?
King Lear
Taming of the Shrew

4. Which Disney movie was one of John's inspirations for the song "Do you want to know a secret?"
"Snow White"
"Alice in Wonderland"
"The Little Mermaid"

5. What is the name of the pub where John, Cynthia and friends used to frequent while attending the Liverpool College of Art?
Ye Cracke
Star Club
The Cavern
The Casbah

6. How many times does Shirley Temple appear on the cover of The Beatles' album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"?

7. What did John call their manager in "A Hard Days Night"?
A swine
A party pooper
Short stuff

8. What did Aunt Mimi have to say about John's guitar playing during his teen years?
"Keep practicing, you will get the hang of it."
"I wouldn't mind if you knew how to play it."
"You should learn the piano since that is a real instrument."
"The guitar is fine and well, but you will never make a living off of it."

9. What was the name of the Liverpool newspaper that published John's column "Beatcomber" and the famous " on a flaming pie" article?
"Mersey Beat"
"Liverpool Echo"
"Cavern News"

10. What was the working title of "With A Little Help From My Friends"?
"Badfinger Boogie"
"Sgt. Pepper's Theme"
"Give my Friend a Hand"
"Turning Out the Lights"

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