Välkommen to our ABBA Challenge! How well do you think you know the kings and queens of pop? These Swedish legends defined the music scene of the 1970s with their catchy melodies and flamboyant outfits.

1. Let’s start easy! Do you know what the missing ABBA lyric is?

  • Kiss
  • Persuade
  • Resist
  • Enchant

✔️Right Answer: Resist

2. Who was ABBA group member, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, most commonly known as?

  • Frida Lyngstad
  • Francie Lyngstad
  • Fedora Lyngstad
  • Fernanda Lyngstad

✔️Right Answer: Frida Lyngstad

3. Can you work out which ABBA song this is?

  • The Winner Takes It All
  • S.O.S.
  • Does Your Mother Know
  • Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!

✔️Right Answer: The Winner Takes It All

4. What was the name of Benny Andersson’s group?

  • The Honey Badgers
  • The Hopscotch Kids
  • The Hollering Hillbillies
  • The Hep Stars

✔️Right Answer: The Hep Stars

5. What was the name of Bjorn Ulvaeus’ group?

  • The Haddaways
  • The Hootenanny Singers
  • The Hot Tamales
  • The Hootenanny Kiddies

✔️Right Answer: The Hootenanny Singers

6. The Swedish pop group formed in which Swedish city?

  • Helsinki
  • Stockholm
  • Copenhagen
  • Malmö

✔️Right Answer: Stockholm

7. Which ABBA song are these lyrics from?

  • Waterloo
  • Name of the Game
  • Ring Ring
  • One of Us

✔️Right Answer: Waterloo

8. What is the name of ABBA’s greatest hits album?

  • Gem
  • Silver
  • Diamond
  • Gold

✔️Right Answer: Gold

9. Do you know which lyric is missing from this ABBA song?

  • Heartbreak
  • Pain
  • Emotion
  • Time

✔️Right Answer: Emotion

10. What was the name of ABBA’s debut album?

  • Happy Nation
  • Yellow Submarine
  • Ring Ring
  • Super Trouper

✔️Right Answer: Ring Ring

11. Do you recognize this ABBA song?

  • S.O.S.
  • Fernando
  • When All Is Said and Done
  • Knowing Me Knowing You

✔️Right Answer: S.O.S.

12. Who directed most of ABBA’s music videos?

  • Spike Jonze
  • Missy Elliott
  • Lasse Hallstrom
  • Kanye West

✔️Right Answer: Lasse Hallstrom

13. Try and figure out what the missing ABBA lyric is for this song:

  • Happy
  • Yours
  • Free
  • Here

✔️Right Answer: Free

14. Though ABBA was officially known as a quartet, the pop group was often assisted with song writing by their band manager, who was like an unofficial fifth member. Who was this?

  • Brian Epstein
  • Eminem
  • Stig Anderson
  • Peter Grant

✔️Right Answer: Stig Anderson

15. Which lyric is missing from this ABBA song?

  • Bashful
  • Blossoming
  • Naïve
  • Careful

✔️Right Answer: Bashful

16. How old is the Dancing Queen?

  • Sixteen
  • Seventeen
  • Eighteen
  • Twenty-one

✔️Right Answer: Seventeen

17. How did the ‘Hep Stars and the ‘Hootenanny Singers’ meet?

  • While seated next to one another at a restaurant
  • At a smooth jazz music festival
  • On the bus en route to a party
  • In line at the supermarket

✔️Right Answer: On the bus en route to a party

18. Which lyric is missing from this ABBA song?

  • Sunny
  • Money
  • Funny
  • Yummy

✔️Right Answer: Sunny

19. Which group member was NOT originally from Sweden?

  • Anni-Frid Lyngstad
  • Benny Andersson
  • Agnetha Fältskog
  • Bjorn Ulvaeus

✔️Right Answer: Anni-Frid Lyngstad

20. Who were the stars shining for?

  • Emiliano
  • Pancho
  • Fernando
  • Francisco

✔️Right Answer: Fernando

21. Can you fill in the words?

  • My Mem’ry Lane
  • An empty house
  • The town where it began
  • The streets of Uppsala

✔️Right Answer: An empty house

22. What’s the title of ABBA’s last studio album?

  • Voulez-Vous
  • The Visitors
  • Gracias Por La Musica
  • Arrival

✔️Right Answer: The Visitors

23. But I won’t feel what?

  • Lost
  • Down
  • In the dark
  • Blue

✔️Right Answer: Blue

24. Which film about the Swedish pop group hit the cinema screens in 1977?

  • When Jabba met ABBA
  • Mamma Mia!
  • ABBA: The Movie
  • The World of ABBA
ABBA: The Movie

✔️Right Answer: ABBA: The Movie

25. Complete the line:

  • Quand et où?
  • As-tu du feu?
  • Voulez-vous?
  • Veux-tu?

✔️Right Answer: Voulez-vous?

26. Two new ABBA singles have been announced and are likely to be released in 2019. Which is one of them?

  • There Are Four Lights
  • Don’t Shut Me Down
  • Faith of the Heart
  • My Faith Will Go On

✔️Right Answer: Don’t Shut Me Down

27. What is the title of this song?

  • Bang-A-Boomerang
  • Eagle
  • Chiquitita
  • Put On Your White Sombrero

✔️Right Answer: Chiquitita

28. Can you tell from which song these lines are taken?

  • Tropical Loveland
  • I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do
  • Hey Hey Helen
  • So Long

✔️Right Answer: Hey Hey Helen

29. Which singer replaced Agnetha for a short period when she gave birth to her daughter in 1973?

  • Birgit Nilsson
  • Kikki Danielsson
  • Inger Brundin
  • Karin Dreijer

✔️Right Answer: Inger Brundin

30. Final question! Can you complete the lines from the Swedish version of “Waterloo”?

  • Det ligger en hund begraven
  • Ge tillbaka för gammal ost
  • Mäktig och väldig och stark är han
  • När katten är borta dansar råttorna på bordet

✔️Right Answer: Mäktig och väldig och stark är han