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Our 2nd Anniversary Trivia Challenge!

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35 Questions for 35 Seasons of Great Adventures!

Click HERE for the Trivia Challenge questions.


Here are some of the rules:

1. The contest begins on July 1st, 2009 and ends at 11:59pm on July 31st, 2009.
2. You must be a registered GreatAdventureHistory.com member to participate.
3. Simply email us your name and your answers to the 35 questions. All the answers
can be found somewhere on GreatAdventureHistory.com including the Forums and Galleries.
4. Whoever submits the most correct answers wins.
5. In the case of a tie, the winner will be randomly selected from those entries with the
greatest number of correct answers.


Have fun hunting down the answers!

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Here we go again. I am just happy I don't have to take as many pictures for this Contest. But then again, whenever I go I take alot of pictures!!! As the Champion of the last Contest, Good Luck Everyone.

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This one is pretty hard. There are a couple of questions that I had to look up the answer to (and I wrote most of the pages they're on!) :D

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QUOTE(GAcoaster @ Jul 1 2009, 09:08 PM) This one is pretty hard. There are a couple of questions that I had to look up the answer to (and I wrote most of the pages they're on!) biggrin.gif

 

you are right.. this is hard!

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I think I wrote it in the forums. If it helps it was a commercial that only ran one season, and there were three versions of the same song.

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Please don't use ALL CAPS.... we know you are excited but.... :)

 

Find the commercial and you can read who the pop singer is before the advertisement.

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The prize will be a copy of the Images of America: Six Flags Great Adventure book and a ten item shopping spree in our Trading Post.

 

There are less than 10 days left to enter the contest!

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The prize will be a copy of the Images of America: Six Flags Great Adventure book and a ten item shopping spree in our Trading Post.

 

There are less than 10 days left to enter the contest!

 

 

Maybe you can make it an Autographed Copy.

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Thanks to everyone who submitted guesses on our Trivia Challenge!

We are in the process of going through and counting up all the correct answers and
will be announcing the winner in the next couple of days. Stay tuned!

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We are proud to announce that the Grand Prize Winner of
our 2nd Anniversary Trivia Challenge is ...
"michelle" !!!

Michelle is the winner of 10 items from our Trading Post as well
as a copy of our Images of America - Six Flags Great Adventure book!


In addition, we would like to recognize our two runners-up..."MarioSonic94"and "gafreak".

Both will be receiving a copy of our Images of America - Six Flags Great Adventure book!

Congratulations to our winners and many thanks to everyone who participated!


1. What was the name of Great Adventures first petting zoo? Happy Feeling

2. What was the original name of the Dream Street store that contained a giant silver tree? Fairy Tales Bazaar

3. What male pop singer's voice was featured in an 80's TV commercial? Michael Bolton

4. On what date did Skull Mountain open? June 3rd, 1996

5. Which War on Lines ride was originally planned to be installed between Batman The Ride and the Batman Stunt Arena? Evolution

6. True or False: The Antique Cars were gas powered. False

7. What Spotlight featured the song "Play That Funky Music"? Musik Express

8. How old was Warner LeRoy when he died? 65

9. Including tax, how much was a ticket to Hurricane Harbor during its first season? $28.61

10. Which Spotlight contains the most photos? The Halloween Events Spotlight

11. What is the name of GreatAdventureHistory.com's newsletter? The Enchanted Forest Canopy

12. What Great Adventure attraction used the tag line "Bigger & Brighter"? Winter Lights 2003

13. True or False: The Great Train Ride is not included in the Enchanted Forest View Master reels. False

14. What was our Dec 23, 2008 Great ADVENTure Calendar wish? Restore the Carousel

15. Can items listed on GreatAdventureHistory.com's Trading Post be purchased? No

16. What film was playing in the Adventure Theater in 1983? Pursuit

17. What ride was so wild when it opened that is sprained necks and had to be reprofiled? The Runaway Train

18. What creature invaded the park in 1989? King Kong

19. Which of the adult rides installed as part of the War on Lines were open on the first day of the 1999 season? Jumpin Jack Flash, Escape from Dino Island II, Medusa, Pirate's Flight, Chaos, Pendulum

20. In what season was the name "Yum Yum Palace" scrapped? 1995

21. Where was the show "Imperial Warriors of the Qin Dynasty" performed? Batman Stunt Arena

22. What is the full name of GreatAdventureHistory.com's upcoming book on the history of GA? Images of America - Six Flags Great Adventure

23. GAH is fortunate to have two members that worked in the Safari in 1974. What are their names? Gary Hill and Donald Bale

24. What was the subject of our first "Planned But Never Built" Spotlight? Great Adventure Minor League Baseball Stadium

25. Where on our site would you find the words "Jumbo Jet 1975 - Built and removed without good reason, did you ever open in the '75 season?" Graveyard of Past Rides

26. Name four films that were used as themes in Great Adventure's 1993 Movietown section of the park. Batman, Around the World in 80 Days, Casablanca, The Right
Stuff

27. Which Great Adventure ride was removed and sent to Six Flags Atlantis Water Park? Matterhorn

28. Which ride accommodated more people during a ride cycle - Rodeo Stampede or Pendulum? Pendulum accomodates 40 guests compared to only 32 on Rodeo Stampede

29. Name three Great Adventure attractions you rode standing up. Rotor, Super Round Up, ShockWave

30. What was GreatAdventureHistory.com's first ride/attraction specific Spotlight? Evolution

31. Name three Spotlights that include "How it Works" information. Skyride, Batman and Robin - The Chiller, Parachuter's Perch

32. Which was taller, Lightnin Loops or the Sarajevo Bobsled? Lightnin' Loops at 85 feet is taller than the Sarajevo Bobsled which is only 64 feet tall

33. How many videos are there in our "Videos - Rides, Attractions, and Events" folder? 52

34. What's the name of GreatAdventureHistory.com's annual awards for recognizing our member's favorite rides and attractions? Warner Awards

35. True or False: Any member of GreatAdventureHistory.com can have their own photo album in our galleries. True, all our members have the opportunity to have their own album in our galleries.

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