Can You Identify These Famous Disney Roller Coasters from a Photo?

By: Khadija L.
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Can You Identify These Famous Disney Roller Coasters from a Photo?
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About This Quiz

Disney has more than 15 amusement parks scattered around the world where all of their iconic characters can be found. These parks are jam-packed with rides and attractions, including drop towers, Ferris wheels, carousels, swing rides and a crowd favorite - roller coasters.

Roller coasters are rides that use various levels of elevation in a railroad track type design which incorporates twists and turns, steep drops and, in some cases, inversions. There are several types of roller coasters, the most popular of which are floor-less, hyper-coasters, alpine slides, twister pipeline and wild mouse. 

Many of Disney's coasters can be found at multiple parks around the world and there are coasters for people of all ages. There are even roller coasters that incorporate 3D technology, making for an unforgettable experience. 

On any list of must-ride Disney roller coasters, you will find Space Mountain, Seven Dwarfs Mine Cart, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, Expedition Everest, Barnstormer (featuring the Great Goofini), Crush's Coaster, Matterhorn Bobsled and Rock 'n' Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith.

If you were given images of some of Disney's most famous roller coasters, would you be able to identify them? There aren't many people who can, so let's see how well you know some of the world's best rides!

Space Mountain The ride shown in the image is called __________.
Space Mountain
Space Mountain is an indoor roller coaster located at five of Disney theme parks, including the Magic Kingdom, Disneyland, Tokyo Disneyland, Disneyland Paris and Hong Kong Disneyland. The first Space Mountain opened in 1975 at Walt Disney World in Florida.
Peter Pan's Flight
The Great Movie Ride
Frozen Ever After

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Barnstormer_at_Magic_Kingdom What is the name of this ride?
Splash Mountain
The Barnstormer
The Barnstormer is a junior roller coaster located in the Storybook Circus section of Disney’s Magic Kingdom. The ride was closed in February 2011 to be rethemed to The Great Goofini’s Barnstormer as a part of the Fantasyland expansion.
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

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Hyperspace Mountain This roller coaster is __________.
The Haunted Mansion
Toy Story Midway Mania!
Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain
Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain is an indoor/outdoor roller coaster located in Discoveryland at Disneyland Paris. It was previously called Space Mountain: Mission 2, which was closed and rethemed in 2017.
It's a Small World

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Slinky Dog Dash The name associated with this ride is ___________.
Slinky Dog Dash
Slinky Dog Dash is a roller coaster located in Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It opened in June 2018. It is one of two new rides that were added to the park and based on the popular animated movie series.
Pirates of the Caribbean
Expedition Everest
Space Mountain

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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril This ride is known as __________.
Turtle Talk with Crush
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
Indiana Jones et le Temple du Peril
Indiana Jones et le Temple du Péril is a rollercoaster attraction located at Disneyland Paris. The ride, which opened in 1993, is based on the Indiana Jones film series. In 2014, the ride underwent refurbishment but kept its original format.
Primeval Whirl

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Seven_Dwarfs_Mine_Train What is this roller coaster known as?
Star Tours - The Adventure Continues
Mission: Space
Test Track
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is a steel roller coaster located inside of Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom. The ride opened in 2014 and is based on the characters from the 1930s Walt Disney classic film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.

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Big Thunder Railroad What is the name of this Disney ride?
Soarin'
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is a mine trail rollercoaster which can be found in Frontierland at several Disney parks, including the Magic Kingdom, Tokyo Disneyland, Disneyland Paris and Disneyland.
Jungle Cruise
Rock 'n' Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith

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Primeval_Whirl What is this roller coaster called?
Primeval Whirl
Primeval Whirl is a roller coaster located in Dinoland at the Animal Kingdom. The ride is a time travel themed ride that takes riders to a time when the meteor which caused the extinction of dinosaurs hit the planet.
Kilimanjaro Safari
Killer Crab
Kali River Rapid

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TRON_Lightcycle_Power_Run What is the correct name of this ride?
The Barnstormer
Spaceship Earth
Tron Lightcycle Power Run
Tron Lightcycle Power Run is a steel roller coaster which can be found in the Tomorrowland section at the Shanghai Disneyland and was announced to be built at the Magic Kingdom Park in Walt Disney World in 2021. It is the company’s fastest coaster, reaching speeds of nearly 60 miles per hour.
Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress

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Expedition_Everest What is this popular ride called?
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Journey into Imagination with Figment
Mad Tea Party
Expedition Everest
Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain is a steel roller coaster located at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. In the 2011 Guinness World Book of Records, it was listed as the most expensive roller coaster in the world, with an estimated cost of $100 million.

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Rock n Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith The ride in the screenshot is called?
Rock 'n' Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith is a steel roller coaster which can be found at multiple parks, including Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland Paris. The roller coaster features the different Aerosmith members and is the fastest coaster in France.
Space Mountain
Pirate's Lair on Tom Sawyer Island
The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Undersea Adventure

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Crush's Coaster copy Which of the following names is associated with this ride?
Living with the Land
Crush's Coaster
Crush’s Coaster is a spinning roller coaster located at Walt Disney studio Park in Disneyland Paris. The ride opened in 2007 and is based on a character called Crush, from the Disney-Pixar film, "Finding Nemo."
Prince Charming Regal Carousel
Dumbo the Flying Elephant

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Big Grizzly Mountain Runaway Mine This theme park roller coaster is known as ___________.
Matterhorn Bobsled
PeopleMover
Big Grizzly Mountain Runaway Mine Cars
Big Grizzly Mountain Runaway Mine Cars is a steel roller coaster found in the Grizzly Gulch section of Hong Kong Disneyland. It opened in 2012 and is the second coaster which has a backward section.
Snow White's Scary Adventures

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Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain What is this Disney ride called?
Indiana Jones Adventure
TriceraTop Spin
Walt Disney World Railroad
Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain
Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain is a steel roller coaster which is located in Discoveryland at Disneyland Paris. The original rides (Space Mountain: De la Terre à la Lune and Space Mountain: Mission 2) were based on a novel called From the Earth to the Moon. The coaster was re-themed in 2017.

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RC Racer What is the name of this ride?
RC Racer
RC Racer is a steel shuttle roller coaster which can be found in Toy Story Playland at the Walt Disney Studios Park in France and Toy Story Land at Hong Kong Disneyland. The ride was said to be inspired by a popular Hot Wheels line of toy cars.
Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor
Tron Lightcycle Power Run
Na'vi River Journey

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Space_Mountain_night 2 This roller coaster is __________.
Radiator Springs Racer
Journey into Imagination with Figment
Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress
Space Mountain
Space Mountain is a space-themed indoor coaster which can be found at multiple Disney parks. At the opening of the first park, six of the seven Mercury astronauts attended the opening of the ride, and there was a record attendance of more than 180,000 over a 3-day period.

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Big_Thunder_Mountain_Railroad The name associated with this ride is ___________.
Stitch's Great Escape
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is a roller coaster which is the name of a fictional rail line with the same name. It can be found at different Disney parks around the world and is one of the more popular rides found there.
Swiss Family Treehouse
Spaceship Earth

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INCREDIcoaster What is this roller coaster known as?
Country Bear Jamboree
Incredicoaster
Incredicoaster is a steel roller coaster located in the Pixar Pier section of Disney California Adventure in Anaheim. The ride opened in 2001 and was originally called California Screamin’. It was re-themed and re-opened in 2018.
The Seas with Nemo & Friends
Walt Disney World Railroad

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Goofy's_Sky_School What is the name of this Disney ride?
Goofy's Sky School
Goofy’s Sky School is a roller coaster found at Disney California Adventure in Anaheim, California. Riders board a plane and navigate through a crash course of flying through a series of twists and turns.
Astro Orbiter
Living with The Land
Primeval Whirl

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Primeval_Whirl 2 What is this roller coaster called?
Gran Fiesta Tour starring The Three Caballeros
TriceraTop Spin
Primeval Whirl
Primeval Whirl is a time travel themed steel wild mouse roller coaster which can be found at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando. The coaster has spinning cars which have been categorized as mild but thrilling.
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin

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Matterhorn Bobsled The ride shown in the image is called __________.
Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room
Muppet* Vision 3D
Tommorrowland Speedway
Matterhorn Bobsled
The Matterhorn Bobsled is a pair of steel roller coasters which can be found at Disneyland in Anaheim, California. The ride is an intertwined coaster which is modeled after the Matterhorn mountain on the border of the Swiss Alps.

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Seven_Dwarfs_Mine_Train What is the correct name of this ride?
Turtle Talk with Crush
The Barnstormer
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
The Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is a rollercoaster ride which can be found in the Fantasyland section at the Magic Kingdom and Shanghai Disneyland Park. The rides opened in 2014 and 2016 respectively and were based on the seven dwarfs from the movie, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs."
It's Tough to be a Bug!

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Rock n Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith 2 copy What is this popular ride called?
Under The Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid
Mission: SPACE
Spaceship Earth
Rock 'n' Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith is an enclosed roller coaster found at several parks. It is the second fastest Disney attraction, second to Test Track. It was announced that the Paris ride would be renovated and themed to the Iron Man franchise.

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Big Thunder Mountain Paris 2 This ride is known as __________.
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is a roller coaster ride found at multiple Disney parks. In 2016, the ride was found to help people suffering from kidney stones to pass them. A test was conducted and found that almost 60 percent of the time, stones were passed.
DINOSAUR
Mickey's PhilharMagic
It's A Small World

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Space_Mountain_3 The ride in the screenshot is called?
Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin
Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover
Space Mountain
Space Mountain is the name of an indoor roller coaster which can be found in the Tomorrowland section at multiple Disneyland parks across the world. The ride was said to be a descendant of the Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland.
Dumbo the Flying Elephant

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Rex Racer Shanghai copy Which of the following names is associated with this ride?
Kali River Rapids
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Rex Racer
Rex Racer is the name of a steel shuttle roller coaster which can be found in Toy Story Land at Shanghai Disneyland. This roller coaster is the same as the RC Racer found at Hong Kong Disneyland and Walt Disney Studios in France.
Frozen Ever After

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The_Barnstormer_2012 This theme park roller coaster is known as ___________.
Test Track
The Barnstormer
The Barnstormer is a rollercoaster which is located in the Storybook Circus section of the Magic Kingdom. The ride opened in 1996 and was succeeded and re-themed to The Great Goofini’s Barnstormer in 2012.
Mad Tea Party
Jungle Cruise

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Raging Spirits blur What is this Disney ride called?
Peter Pan's Flight
Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor
Rock 'n' Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith
Raging Spirits
Raging Spirits is a roller coaster ride located in the Lost River Delta section at Tokyo Disneyland. It is based on the Indiana Jones et le Temple du Péril at Disneyland Paris. It is the only ride at the park to feature inversions.

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Primeval_Whirl 3 What is the name of this ride?
Pirates of the Caribbean
Primeval Whirl
The Primeval Whirl is a steel roller coaster which can be found in Dinoland at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The wild trap coaster consists of two separate roller coasters with identical layouts but facing in the opposite direction.
Kilimanjaro Safaris
Star Tours: The Adventure Continues

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Tron_Lightcycles_Power_Run 3 This roller coaster is __________.
Tron Lightcycle Power Run
Tron Lightcycle Power Run is a steel roller coaster located at Shanghai Disneyland Park. It is based on the Tron book series and movies. It transports its guests through the Grid, each on their own light cycle.
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Haunted Mansion
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

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Goofy's_Sky_School 2 The name associated with this ride is ___________.
Splash Mountain
Try Story Mania
Goofy's Sky School
Goofy’s Sky School is a steel wild mouse roller coaster located in the Paradise Garden Park section of Disney California Adventure. The ride is based after a 1940s film called "Goofy’s Glider." It was rethemed in 2011.
Soarin'

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Expedition_Everest 2 What is this roller coaster known as?
Space Mountain
Soarin'
Swiss Family Treehouse
Expedition Everest
Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain is a roller coaster which can be found at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The ride opened in 2006 and is the company’s tallest artificial mountain, standing over 200 feet tall.

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Crush's Coaster 3 copy What is the name of this Disney ride?
Journey Into Imagination with Figment
Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress
Country Bear Jamboree
Crush's Coaster
Crush’s coaster is a dark ride special effects spinning roller coaster located at Walt Disney Studios Park in Disneyland Paris. The ride takes guests to the Great Barrier Reef where they meet Nemo and Squirt who help guide them along the ride.

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Matterhorn Bobsled 2000 What is this roller coaster called?
The Seas with Nemo & Friends
Matterhorn Bobsled
Matterhorn Bobsleds are a pair of roller coasters which are located at Disneyland in Anaheim, California. The ride first opened in 1959 and in 2011, it was adapted into an adventure film about five adventurers who encounter a yeti on their way down a mountain.
Walt Disney World Railroad
Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros

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Incredicoaster 2 copy The ride shown in the image is called __________.
The Hall of Presidents
TriceraTop Spin
Incredicoaster
Incredicoaster is a roller coaster which opened in the New Pixar Pier on June 23, 2018, the same day as the animated film, "Incredibles 2." Its top speed is 55 miles per hour, making it the fastest ride at the Disneyland Resort.
Tron Lightcycler Power Run

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Seven_Dwarfs_Mine_Train 2 What is the correct name of this ride?
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
The Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is a roller coaster which is located at the Magic Kingdom and Shanghai Disneyland Park. In 2014, a firework that landed on the fake grass exterior ca​used a fire in which the ride had to be evacuated.
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
Astro Orbiter
Living With The Land

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Big_Grizzly_Mountain_Runaway_Mine_Cars 2 What is this popular ride called?
Primeval Whirl
Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room
Big Grizzly Mountain Runaway Mine Car
Big Grizzly Mountain Runaway Mine Cars is a roller coaster and second mountain coaster located at Hong Kong Disneyland. The ride opened in 2012 and is said to be very similar to the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.
Muppet Vision 3D

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Gadget's_Go_Coaster_Tokyo This ride is known as __________.
Tomorrowland Speedway
Turtle Talk With Crush
The Barnstormer
Gadget's Go Coaster
Gadget’s Go Coaster is a junior roller coaster located at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, and Tokyo Disneyland. The ride is based on a character called Gadget Hackwrench from the animated series, "Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers." It made its debut three years after the show was canceled​.

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Slinky_Dog_Dash 2 The ride in the screenshot is called?
It's Tough to be a Bug
Slinky Dog Dash
Slinky Dog Dash is a roller coaster which is scheduled to open on June 30, 2018, at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The ride’s background is that Andy built a roller coaster using a “Dash & Dodge Mega Coaster Kit” and decided to use Slinky Dog as the ride’s vehicle.
Mission: SPACE
Spaceship Earth

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Barnstormer 3 copy Which of the following names is associated with this ride?
The Barnstormer
The Barnstormer is a roller coaster ride which is located at the Magic Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort. Riders board one of two trains which are taken up a chain lift full of twists and turns. The ride reaches a speed of 25 miles an hour.
Dumbo the Flying Elephant
DINOSAUR
Mickey's PhilharMagic

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