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About This QuizThis quiz will test your knowledge to find out how much you remember about "Jurassic Park."
Who founded the park?
Billionaire John Hammond believed in the park's potential and its safety, but unfortunately the park wasn't quite as safe as he had hoped.
Near the end of the film, a banner falls around the roaring T. Rex. What does the banner say?
"Welcome to Jurassic Park"
"Beware of Dinosaurs"
"We Spared No Expense"
"When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth"
"When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth" are the words written on the banner that falls around the triumphant T. Rex after it attacks the Velociraptors, saving the humans int he process.
Which actor plays Dr. Alan Grant?
Sam Neill plays Dr. Alan Grant, a dinosaur expert who also appears in the third Jurassic Park film.
Samuel L. Jackson
What bioengineering company did John Hammond found?
InGen is the name of the bioengineering company founded by John Hammond. There are several "fake" InGen websites in existence to promote the movies.
What's the name of the island in Jurassic Park?
Isla Nublar was the original island featured in Jurassic Park. The second and third films featured Isla Sorna, but Jurassic World returned to the original island.
InGen was mining what in order to find dinosaur DNA?
InGen was mining amber to see if they could find blood-sucking insects and animals trapped inside the amber; then, they could try to extract the blood to determine if the animal had bitten a dinosaur and therefore possessed dinosaur DNA in the blood in its body.
What was the name of the cartoon character designed to explain the dinosaur cloning process to guests?
Mr. DNA was the name of a cartoon character that appeared in a film at Jurassic Park, telling guests how scientists were able to recreate dinosaurs. This cartoon did not appear in the novel, but condensed a good portion of the novel explaining this very process.
Based on what we see in Jurassic Park, which dinosaur is generally referred to as the most intelligent dinosaur?
In Jurassic Park, the velociraptor is portrayed as being one of the most intelligent and cunning dinosaurs. Often throughout the film and other movies, we see how the raptors can communicate and plan their attacks.
Who directed Jurassic Park?
Acclaimed director Steven Spielberg directed Jurassic Park along with numerous other award-winning movies and box office successes. He has often worked with Tom Hanks, in addition to a variety of other actors.
Which person gets eaten while on the toilet in Jurassic Park?
In a fit of terror, the lawyer ran into the bathroom and sat on the toilet but ended up getting eaten by a T. Rex. Note to self: bathrooms are not a good hiding place when running from a T. Rex.
Which type of dinosaur did Ellie Sattler want to take care of when she discovered it was sick?
Ellie and some of the other characters come across a sick Triceratops, and Ellie decides to stay behind to help take care of it while the others move along.
Which dinosaur in Jurassic Park had a venom-spitting capability and a rattling, expanding neck?
The Dilophosaurus had neither a venom-spitting capability nor an expanding neck in real life. Based off a book by the same name, Jurassic Park's author invented the venom-spitting ability, and director Steven Spielberg added the scary neck.
What liquid ripples in a glass when the T. Rex approaches?
While stuck in one of the Jeeps in the rain, the boy notices that the water in the glass is rippling. This image soon became iconic with the approach of a T. Rex.
What does Dennis Nedry use to smuggle dinosaur embryos out of the park?
Shaving cream can
Nedry uses a Barbasol shaving cream can that has been modified to smuggle the embryos out of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar. This strategy did not go according to plan due to the torrential rain and a pesky Dilophosaurus.
Which actor played the role of John Hammond?
Samuel L. Jackson
Richard Attenborough played the role of John Hammond, founder and optimistic believer in Jurassic Park. He passed away in August of 2014, but left a lifetime of memorable movie quotes in his wake.
What type of dinosaur comes out of the egg in the egg-hatching scene?
In the egg-hatching scene, a baby Velociraptor is born. It was originally supposed to be a Triceratops but was later changed.
What is Dr. Alan Grant's job title?
Dr. Alan Grant is a Paleontologist invited to the park by John Hammond. He appears again in Jurassic Park III.
Isla Nublar and Isla Sorna are supposed to be islands off the coast of what country?
Isla Nublar and Isla Sorna are supposed to be islands off the coast of Costa Rica. Filmmakers did try to film the actual movie in Costa Rica but decided to go with Hawaii instead when learning that the Costa Rican government would not allow them to build any roads to get to certain areas where they wanted to film.
Near the beginning of the film, in what state are Dr. Grant and Ellie Sattler excavating?
Montana is the site of real-life fossils as well as fictional ones, as shown by Dr. Grant's excavation in Jurassic Park. Dr. Grant and Ellie Sattler were excavating the fossilized remains of a Velocirapter.
During the scene showcasing the daily feeding of the dinosaurs, what animal was lowered into the pit?
During feeding time, a cow was lowered into the pit and instantly devoured.