Answers for February 3 Challenge
Topic One: Valentine’s Day
100 Points: What is the most popular flower purchased by men in the US?
Red rose or rose
200 Points: Who is said to be the son of Venus (Roman goddess of Love) and is often associated with Valentine’s day?
300 Points: Children ages 6 to 10 exchange more than 650 million Valentine’s cards with whom?
400 Points: Which state produces about 60% of America’s roses?
500 Points: How many hours did Amnat Puttigo hold his wife in his arms for to win a “Ripley’s Believe It or Not” contest?
Topic Two: Walt Disney
100 Points: Name one of the two tallest mountains in Walt Disney World
Big Thunder Mountain or Space Mountain
200 Points: What year did Walt Disney die?
300 Points: What was the largest construction project in the entire US in 1979?
Building of Epcot
400 Points: What was the first full-length film produced by the Walt Disney Feature Animation at the Disney-MGM Studios?
500 Points: Disney’s Animal Kingdom contains live plants from every continent on Earth except what?
Topic Three: Useless Knowledge About USC Teachers
100 Points: Who was in the Marine Corps?
200 Points: What teacher used to shave the word “Stud” in his hair during the high school wrestling season?
300 Points: Which teacher used to chug several bottles of Coke and eat 1 pound Hershey bars after most basketball practices?
400 Points: Which teacher’s grandfather had 16 siblings?
500 Points: Which teacher got busted for writing their own excuse to go home from school?
Topic Four: River Hills Mall
100 Points: How many restaurants are part of the Carousel Food Court?
200 Points: How many screens does the mall theater have?
300 Points: What are the four current anchor stores?
Target, JCPenney, Herberger’s, Sears
400 Points: How big will the newest, fifth anchor store, Scheels, be?
120,000 square feet
500 Points: What time does the mall open Monday through Saturday?
Topic Five: Super Bowl
100 Points: Which NFL team has played in the most Super Bowls?
Dallas Cowboys (8 times)
200 Points: Who is the only dome team to win a Super Bowl?
St. Louis Rams
300 Points: Which two teams are tied for most Super Bowls won with 5 wins each?
San Fransisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys
400 Points: Which team was the first to win a Super Bowl as a wild card?
Oakland Raiders (vs. Philly Eagles in Super Bowl XV)
500 Points: Which team had the most fumbles in a Super Bowl and how many times did they fumble?
Buffalo Bills, 8 times (vs. Redskins)