Go, Go Gadget Quiz! Which gadgets will your whole family enjoy?
Don't let technology drive a wedge between you and your kids. Invest in gadgets the whole family can enjoy. But first, take this quiz.
Which of the following devices does not run apps?
True or false: You can play Connect Four on your Wii.
Which of the following gaming devices encourages you to be physically active?
Which of these isn't a free movie editing software that you can download to your computer?
- AVS Video Editor
- Window's Movie Maker
True or false: You can use GPS to track your teenager.
How much does Playskool's Kota My Triceratops Dinosaur robot cost?
Which of the following is not a robot toy manufactured by WowWee?
- Perfect Puppy
The goal of the app "Angry Birds" is to destroy pigs.
Where might a GPS tracking device come in handy for your family?
- the mall
- the ski slopes
- the neighborhood
- all of the above
Which of the following is not an old-school game that's now a popular app?
- "Oregon Trail"
- "Angry Birds"
- "Space Invaders"
The Flip video camera has ceased production.
What device made Flip video obsolete?
True or false: It's possible to track your friends and family via GPS smartphone, without any added hardware.
True or false: It is possible to track a dog or a car without any additional hardware.
In the fall of 2011, about how many apps were currently available for the iPhone?
Which of the following rock star scientists is best known for inventing robots?
- Carl Sagan
- Steven Pinker
- Cynthia Breazeal
What is one thing commonly credited to the Wii?
- making massive multiplayer online role-playing games possible
- jumpstarting interest in outdoor activities like canoeing
- transforming gaming from a solitary bedroom endeavor to a collective, living room endeavor
What app finds the nearest bathroom -- thus making it an essential family tool?
- "The Nearest Tree"
- "Hold or Unload"
- "Sit or Squat"
What was the first widely available commercial toy robot?
- Robot Lilliput
- Zero the Hero
According to a 2009 study, how many hours per day does the average American spend looking at a screen of any kind?
- six hours
- eight-and-a-half hours
- 10 hours