Operatic rock star Meat Loaf has cooked up many delicious moments for the listening public to savor. He has sold more than 43 million copies of his first album, sung an ode to Bagel Bites with Jimmy Fallon and given us the most ambiguously aggravating lyric in all of pop music history (see Question 8). Prepare to witness the man, the myth, the legend during his state fair performance on Saturday, July 30, with this quiz o' Meat-y trivia.

Operatic rock star Meat Loaf has cooked up many delicious moments for the listening public to savor. He has sold more than 43 million copies of his first album, sung an ode to Bagel Bites with Jimmy Fallon and given us the most ambiguously aggravating lyric in all of pop music history (see Question 8). Prepare to witness the man, the myth, the legend during his state fair performance on Saturday, July 30, with this quiz o' Meat-y trivia.

QUESTIONS

1) A childhood football coach gave the singer his infamous nickname . What is Meat's real first name?

Martin

Marvin

2) Meat Loaf croons "Oooh, let me sleep on it" in a round with a female singer in what song?

"Paradise by the Dashboard Light"

"Bat Out of Hell"

3) Meat Loaf is a vegetarian.

True

False

4) Which one of these movies did Meat Loaf not act in?

"Rocky Horror Picture Show"

"Big"

"Wayne's World"

"Fight Club"

5) What is the common household condiment used as an ingredient in most meat loaf recipes?

Ketchup

Mayonnaise

6) On the TV show "Celebrity Apprentice," w ho did Meat Loaf threaten to put "in the hospital in four minutes"?

That dude from "Survivor," Richard Hatch

Gary Busey

7) W hat celebrity refused to meet Meat Loaf because of his moniker?

Chrissie Hynde

KD Lang

8) W ould you do anything for love?

Yes

Not that

ANSWERS

* Give yourself two points for each correct answer.

1) Meat Loaf pays his taxes as Marvin Lee Aday.

2) "Paradise by the Dashboard Light"

3) Trick question. Meat Loaf went back to eating meat after about 10 years as a vegetarian. Two points if you knew that.

4) "Big"

5) Ketchup

6) Meat succeeded in out-crazying Gary Busey. In a fight over art supplies. TV gold, my friends.

7) That'd be diehard vegetarian, KD Lang.

8) Not that.

RESULTS

If you scored 12 to 16 points : Meat h ead

The portly and charismatic bat out of hell applauds you.

If you scored 6 to 10 points : Meat b all

Meat Loaf threatens only to send you to urgent care in five minutes.

If you scored 0 to 4 points : Meatless

That's Mr. Loaf to you, buddy. Go eat your carrots with KD and Busey.