Some people just love to fall. Are you one of them? Test your knowledge of all things falling-related with this quiz. If you can pass it, that's great. If you can pass it while upside down on a roller coaster, even better.
Question 1 of 20
According to doctors, what is the likely cause for that stomach dropping sensation?
Question 2 of 20
True or false: That stomach dropping sensation is harmful to your health.
Question 3 of 20
True or false: Similar to the classic toy, the Slingshot thrill ride utilizes a stretchy band to propel the passenger capsule upward.
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It's sure not the toy you played with as a kid: How high can the Slingshot ride launch the passenger capsule?
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At what speed does the passenger capsule on the Slingshot travel after it's released?
Question 6 of 20
What is g-force?
Question 7 of 20
What's the maneuver called where a pilot puts an aircraft into a vertical climb then abruptly turns the nose down into a dive?
Question 8 of 20
Which is NOT a popular stunt plane?
Question 9 of 20
Some people will do crazy things to get in the record books. Take Curtis Rivers, for example. He made the highest altitude bungee jump on record in May 2002 when he leapt from a hot air balloon hovering at what height?
Question 10 of 20
Planning a bungee vacation? Then you'll have to visit this spot, the highest commercial bungee jump in the world:
Question 11 of 20
Where are the "land divers" that inspired the founders of modern bungee jumping?
Question 12 of 20
Where did the first modern bungee jump take place?
Question 13 of 20
True or false: Passengers in ZERO-G's G-FORCE ONE aircraft actually experience zero gravity.
Question 14 of 20
To give its passengers the feeling of weightlessness, the G-FORCE ONE makes a series of aerobatic maneuvers known as what?
Question 15 of 20
Along what segment of the parabola do passengers on the G-FORCE ONE experience weightlessness?
Question 16 of 20
Because of the ups and downs of its flight pattern, NASA’s version of the G-FORCE ONE earned what nickname?
Question 17 of 20
True or false: Wheeled roller coasters have been around since the late 1700s.
Question 18 of 20
Look out below! How high does the Kingda Ka roller coaster take its passengers?
Question 19 of 20
What invention revolutionized roller coaster construction in the 1950s?
Question 20 of 20