Blog for Zipline Attraction in the Smoky Mountains
Located in Pigeon Forge, TN and near Gatlinburg and Sevierville.
By Ross Bodhi Ogle
Posted on February 28, 2012
Let's have a little fun this week and test your zipline knowledge. So put on your thinking caps. And also remember that if you're looking for fun in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg or Sevierville, zipline action at its best can be found at Smoky Mountain Ziplines!
1. Referred to as "an inclined strong,” a zipline appears in the novel The Invisible Man, written by _______ in 1897. A) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle B) Earl Stanley Gardner C) H.G. Wells D) Jules Verne
2. A zipline is designed to make use of ________ to pull a user from the top to the bottom of the inclined cable. A) Gravity B) Inertia C) Momentum D) Relativity
3. Longer and higher ziplines are often used as a means of accessing remote areas, such as ________ canopies. A) Desert B) Tropical rainforest C) Glacier D) Canyon
4. Short, low ziplines are often found on _______. A) The Moon B) Antarctica C) Children's playgrounds D) The Price Is Right
ANSWERS: C, A, B, C