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ABBA Hits Quiz
by Staff
The glamorous Swedish quartet ABBA ruled the world airwaves in the '70s with their catchy pop hits. How much do you know about the songs of Agnetha, Benny, Bjorn and Anni-Frid?

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "I've been cheated by you since I don't know when."

  • "Waterloo"
  • "Mamma Mia"
  • "SOS"

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "Half past twelve/And I'm watching the late show in my flat all alone."

  • "Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)"
  • "Fernando"
  • "Thank You for the Music"

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "The history book on the shelf/Is always repeating itself."

  • "Waterloo"
  • "Knowing Me, Knowing You"
  • "Voulez-Vous"

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "No more carefree laughter/Silence ever after."

  • "Chiquitita"
  • "The Winner Takes It All"
  • "Knowing Me, Knowing You"

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "We were young and full of life and none of us prepared to die."

  • "Super Trouper"
  • "Dancing Queen"
  • "Fernando"

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "I work all night, I work all day, to pay the bills I have to pay."

  • "Money, Money, Money"
  • "Does Your Mother Know"
  • "Take a Chance on Me"

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "Where are those happy days, they seem so hard to find/I tried to reach for you, but you have closed your mind."

  • "Knowing Me, Knowing You"
  • "SOS"
  • "Thank You for the Music"

Name the ABBA hit by its lyrics: "You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life"

  • "The Winner Takes It All"
  • "Waterloo"
  • "Dancing Queen"

What was ABBA's biggest hit worldwide?

  • "Dancing Queen"
  • "Mamma Mia"
  • "Take a Chance on Me"

Did "Dancing Queen" hit No. 1 in the United States?

  • yes
  • no

What was the working title of "Dancing Queen"?

  • "Friday Night"
  • "Boogaloo"
  • "See That Girl"

What was ABBA's first song to chart in Sweden?

  • &quot;<i>Pop Muzik</i>&quot;
  • &quot;<i>Vill Ha Dej</i>&quot;
  • &quot;<i>Hej Gamle Man</i>&quot;

In which country did ABBA have their first overseas hit?

  • Australia
  • Japan
  • United Kingdom

What was the first ABBA song to chart in the United States?

  • &quot;People Need Love&quot;
  • &quot;Knowing Me, Knowing You&quot;
  • &quot;The Day Before You Came&quot;

What was ABBA's breakout hit?

  • &quot;Take a Chance on Me&quot;
  • &quot;Mamma Mia&quot;
  • &quot;Waterloo&quot;

What contest did ABBA win with "Waterloo" in 1974?

  • Eurovision
  • Sweden Live
  • Hello Europe

ABBA was NOT successful with this song at Eurovision in 1973.

  • &quot;Honey Honey&quot;
  • &quot;Ring Ring&quot;
  • &quot;Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)&quot;

ABBA has allowed only two artists to sample one of its songs: the Fugees in 1997 and this artist in 2005.

  • Kylie Minogue
  • Madonna
  • Paul Simon

Which song did Madonna sample in "Hung Up"?

  • &quot;Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)&quot;
  • &quot;Dancing Queen&quot;
  • &quot;Voulez-Vous&quot;

Which song did the Fugees sample?

  • &quot;Waterloo&quot;
  • &quot;Super Trouper&quot;
  • &quot;The Name of the Game&quot;

What's one of the only ABBA hits with a male lead vocal?

  • &quot;Does Your Mother Know&quot;
  • &quot;SOS&quot;
  • &quot;Voulez-Vous&quot;

This huge ABBA hit is NOT found on any of the group's studio albums.

  • &quot;Money, Money, Money&quot;
  • &quot;Take a Chance on Me&quot;
  • &quot;Fernando&quot;

What was the last song that ABBA recorded in Swedish?

  • &quot;Waterloo&quot;
  • &quot;I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do&quot;
  • &quot;Take a Chance on Me&quot;

Which ABBA song features a marimba intro?

  • &quot;Chiquitita&quot;
  • &quot;The Winner Takes It All&quot;
  • &quot;Mamma Mia&quot;

What was ABBA's biggest hit in the United States after "Dancing Queen"?

  • &quot;Take a Chance on Me&quot;
  • &quot;Fernando&quot;
  • &quot;Mamma Mia&quot;

This ABBA song was the best-selling single in Australian history until Elton John overtook it in 1997 with his "Candle in the Wind" tribute to Princess Diana.

  • &quot;Mamma Mia&quot;
  • &quot;Dancing Queen&quot;
  • &quot;Fernando&quot;

Which ABBA song did U2 frequently cover on their Zoo TV tour?

  • &quot;Dancing Queen&quot;
  • &quot;Waterloo&quot;
  • &quot;Knowing Me, Knowing You&quot;

Bjorn Ulvaeus says he got the idea for this song while he was jogging.

  • &quot;Money, Money, Money&quot;
  • &quot;Dancing Queen&quot;
  • &quot;Take a Chance on Me&quot;

This 1994 Australian film featured numerous ABBA songs.

  • &quot;Muriel's Wedding&quot;
  • &quot;The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert&quot;
  • &quot;Strictly Ballroom&quot;

What was the last official ABBA single?

  • &quot;Under Attack&quot;
  • &quot;Does Your Mother Know&quot;
  • &quot;Thank You for the Music&quot;