Beatles quiz

This quiz is designed so that people with some basic knowledge can score reasonably well, but higher scores will require a bit of the old Beatle encyclopaedia. Have fun.

Question 1:What two Beatles are credited with writing the overwhelming majority of Beatle songs?
Paul McCartney and George Harrison
John Lennon and George Harrison
John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Question 2:Who was dismissed as the Beatles drummer and replaced by Ringo Starr?
Dave Clark
Pete Best
Ginger Baker
Charlie Watts
Peter Asher
Question 3:What was the first Beatles album to consist of all Beatles-written songs?
Please Please Me
Rubber Soul
A Hard Days Night
With The Beatles
Question 4:What is the name of the U.S.-released album that contained songs from both Rubber Soul (U.K.) and Revolver (U.K.)?
Drive My Car
Beatles '65
Beatles '66
The Beatles Story
Yesterday and Today
Question 5:What was the name of Paul McCartney's sheep dog?
Question 6:When asked what he called his haircut, George replied what?
a Beatle thing
I Call Your Name
Question 7:What Beatles song was on the A Hard Days Night soundtrack but not included in the originally released movie?
I'm Happy Just To Dance With You
If I Fell
I Should Have Known Better
I'll Cry Instead
Tell Me Why
Question 8:On what night of the week was John Lennon assassinated?
Question 9:An early single of what band was actually composed by two of the Beatles?
Herman's Hermits
Dave Clark Five
Rolling Stones
Question 10:Bob Dylan said America should do what to / for / with the Beatles?
give them their own TV show
erect statues of them
make them its royalty
sue them for theft
ignore them and they'll go away
Question 11:Who gave the Beatles their first marijuana?
Mick Jagger
Brian Wilson
Brian Epstein
Bob Dylan
George Martin
Question 12:In total, how long have the Beatles held the #1 position on the Billboard Top 200 album chart?
between 12 and 15 months
between 15 and 18 months
between 21 and 24 months
between 18 and 21 months
more than two years

This Quiz has been designed by Rich.