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Test Your Jimi Hendrix Knowledge Quiz

Test Your Jimi Hendrix Knowledge Quiz

Jimi Hendrix- Experience Hendrix Quiz -1

Question 1
How old was Jimi when he got his first guitar?
A
10
B
12
C
9
D
13
Question 1 Explanation: 
It was an electric guitar.
Question 2
Where did Jimi first burn his guitar onstage?
A
Finsbury Park
B
Woodstock
C
Greenwich Village
D
Isle of Wight
Question 2 Explanation: 
Burning his guitar made him an instant celebrity.
Question 3
According to "hotshotdigital.com", Jimi was thrown out of school when he was 16. Why was this?
A
He failed all his classes.
B
He brought his guitar into school.
C
He held the hand of a white girl.
D
He beat up a white kid.
Question 3 Explanation: 
This happened in the late '50's, when segregation was still at large.
Question 4
Jimi's grandmother was a full-blooded Indian.
A
False
B
True
Question 4 Explanation: 
She was 1/4 Cherokee.
Question 5
When was Jimi born?
A
November 27, 1942
B
October 27, 1943
C
December 27, 1942
D
November 27, 1943
Question 6
What band did Jimi's manager, Chas Chandler, used to be in?
A
The Byrds
B
The Animals
C
The Rolling Stones
D
The Yardbirds
Question 6 Explanation: 
He played bass for The Animals.
Question 7
Which of the following songs did Jimi NOT record with the Jimi Hendrix Experience?
A
Stone Free
B
Little Wing
C
Machine Gun
D
Little Miss Strange
Question 7 Explanation: 
"Machine Gun" was recorded by Band of Gypsies.
Question 8
Jimi formed his first band in 1965. What were they called?
A
Yardbirds
B
Jimi Hendrix Experience
C
Jimmy James and the Blue Flames
D
Band of Gypsies
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chas Chandler discovered Jimi through this band.
Question 9
Which one of these Jimi Hendrix Experience songs featured a backward guitar solo?
A
Burning Of The Midnight Lamp
B
Rainy Day (Dream Away)
C
Are You Experienced?
D
Voodoo Chile (Slight Return)
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Beatles were the first to do a backward guitar solo in their song "Tommorow Never Knows", but Jimi does it the best.
Question 10
Where was Jimi Hendrix born?
A
Miami, Florida
B
Cleveland, Ohio
C
Seattle, Washington
D
Detroit, Michigan
Question 10 Explanation: 
Jmi spent a lot of his life in Canada, living with his grandmother.
There are 10 questions to complete.

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