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The Ultimate Nintendo Amusement Park Quiz
by Staff
Super Mario Bros. is one of Nintendo's most popular video games ever. Wouldn't it be cool to spend an afternoon as Luigi or Mario? At the Nintendo Amusement Park you can! Take our quiz to find out more about the new Nintendo Amusement Park, and how it's changing the face of fun.

At which of these universities do the creators of the Nintendo Amusement Park study?

  • Harvard University
  • New York University
  • University of Michigan

Which of these famous video games is the basis for the Nintendo Amusement Park?

  • Super Mario Bros.
  • Pac-Man
  • Donkey Kong

What is the format of the Nintendo Amusement Park?

  • It is a collection of rides and roller coasters based on various Nintendo games.
  • It is a real-life recreation of Nintendo's Super Mario Bros. video game.
  • It is a small park with child-friendly rides.

What are the names of Super Mario Bros. two main characters?

  • Luigi and Mario
  • Bill and Ted
  • Amos and Andy

What is the name of the place where the Super Mario Bros. game takes place?

  • Nintendo Land
  • The Forbidden Forest
  • Mushroom Kingdom

Upon completion, how long will the Nintendo Amusement Park be?

  • 100 feet
  • 100 meters
  • 100 miles

How will players simulate Mario's jumping ability?

  • an anti-gravity containment field
  • a bungee chord suspension system
  • a trampoline-like floor

What mechanism will hold the suspension system in place, and propel the players forward through the course?

  • a motorized truss
  • a helicopter
  • a crane

The first generation version of this game has not yet dealt with which of these movement issues?

  • flight
  • swimming
  • lateral movement

To solve the problem of lateral movement, future generations of the park will use which of these?

  • a crane
  • a second set of suspension cables
  • a sliding overhead track

In early generations of the game, players will navigate their way through the course how?

  • They will be assisted by a stagehand.
  • They will use a remote control.
  • They will remain in place, and the course will move underneath of them.

Which of these statements best defines the science of human haptics?

  • Haptics refers to how people react to extreme heights and speeds such as those of roller coasters.
  • Haptics is the study of entertainment, and why people choose to do certain things for fun.
  • Human haptics is the study of how humans use their sense of touch and motor skills.

The haptic winch intended to control the game in later generations will get its information from which of these?

  • a stagehand
  • infrared cameras and strain receptors
  • the player

What material will be used to protect players from impact injuries?

  • foam crash padding
  • safety nets
  • trampoline mats

The large components of the park will be moved by which of these?

  • hydraulic actuators
  • cranes
  • a team of stagehands

The pressure feedback systems that will be used to protect players are based on those currently used in which of these modern inventions?

  • treadmills
  • elevator doors
  • escalators

How does Physically Augmented Reality (PAR) differ from Augmented Reality (AR)?

  • PAR uses complex computer simulation techniques, rather than physical props.
  • PAR makes actual changes to the physical world, rather than using overlay imagery or computer simulations.
  • PAR does not require any person to person interaction.

The first game to be recreated for real-world play was which of these?

  • Frogger
  • Pac-Man
  • Space Invaders

One possible threat to the viability of the Nintendo Amusement Park is which of these concerns?

  • The creators of the park are not licensed to build an amusement park.
  • The creators of the park have not secured permission to use the Nintendo name.
  • The creators of the park are not sure whether they will ever graduate college.

Where is the current prototype of the Nintendo Amusement Park located?

  • Paris
  • New York
  • California