Byc Trivia Challenge

Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by debilorrah, Nov 22, 2009.

  1. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    At 6 pm PST, the official "Trivia Challenge" will begin. THREE WINNERS THIS TIME.

    The winner will be awarded a one year Golden Feather Membership or a BYC Calendar
    Second and third place is a 6 month Golden Feather Membership

    This contest will send you on a hunt to various parts of BYC, our sister sites, and even some of our sponsors’ websites!
    A few tips and rules:

    1. Open 2 or 3 windows (or use tabbed browsing if you have it). Keep one window open to the contest and use the other windows to search for your answers. The questions will all be posted right here in post #1. (You will be asked to post links, also known as URLs, as answers to some questions).

    2. Don’t post pictures or custom smilies, and only one or two regular smilies if you really must (we do not want to slow anyone down).

    3. Please number your answers so I can more easily find them and tally the score.

    4. One point for the correct answer – that’s it.

    5. Don’t edit your post once you've answered – that’s it, no more answers. If you change your mind you can post again. Edited posts will not count.

    6. One question will be posted at a time. Whoever answers first with the correct answer will win the point. Whoever wins the most points WINS the Membership!!

    7. Have FUN.... and good luck! ^_^

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    1. Find and provide a link for silkiechicken’s incubation and progression thread.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=261876&p=1
    iLpoock

    2. Q: Visit Shop The Coop's website and find what temperature does the solar chicken water'er keep water defrosted at.
    A: 20 degrees
    iLpoock

    3. Post the link to Speckledhen's Ten Commandments of Good Flock Management.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=129278
    iLpoock

    4. Q: Go to the Ideal Poultry website and in the “IDEAL Newsletter” find and return with the date when new prices for 2010 will go into effect.
    A: January 20, 2010
    Kelly HM

    5. Post the link to the page that shows a table with all the benefits of being a Golden Feather Member
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/gfm.html
    OrpingtonManor

    6. Q: Go to Purely Poultry http://www.purelypoultry.com/ and return with the number of types of ducks they have.
    A: 15
    Vance

    7. Find and post the sticky link to eggchel's thread about causes of early chick mortality.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=39604
    ThePoultryPeanut

    8. Q: Visit Horizon Structures, find the page with the 4 x 6 coop, and return with the name of the girl standing INSIDE the coop!
    A: Nicole
    Kellyhm (OrpingtonManor would have received credit if it came to a tie breaker)

    9. Find and post a link to the page in the Learning Center that has links to all the main news stories on BYC and raising chickens.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/LC-links.html
    eaganchickens

    10. Q: Go to http://hensaver.com and find the price of the Hen Saver[​IMG] double-strap apron.
    A: $8.99
    eaganchickens

    11. Who is newest moderator?
    Wynette
    OSUman

    12. Find and post the link to the sticky thread that tells the difference between Ameraucanas, EE’s and Aracana’s.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=128806
    OSUman

    13. Q: Visit http://www.randallburkey.com and then visit their "Poultry Supplies" page. What is the first poultry product category listed?
    A: Feeders & Waterers
    iLpoock

    14. Find and post the link to the thread that asks how many eggs did you get today (hint, the thread was started in January of 2009)?
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=120083
    iLpoock

    15. According to the thread on the History of BYC, what happened on May 6, 2008?
    10,000 Members + Free Image Hosting Added
    iLpoock

    16. Q: Go to http://www.jmhatchery.com and copy the text in red and paste it here.
    A: "All of our lines are hatched each week of the year."
    Eaganchickens

    17. Go to the BYC Store (http://www.coopedup.net/store/ ) and return with the price of the brand new 2010 BYC Calendar
    Answer: $12
    kellyhm

    18 .Q: Visit http://www.mypetchicken.com and find the price of the "Infrared Heat Lamp Bulb, Red"
    A: $9.00
    Kellyhm

    WOW!!!! You people were uber fast tonight! My heart is racing!!!! [​IMG]

    CONGRATS TO THE WINNERS!!!
    First Place: iLpoock
    Second Place: eaganchickens
    Third Place: kellyhm
     
    Last edited: Nov 22, 2009
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    ... and I have to go to choir practice... [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    I sent my wife to choir practice!
     
  4. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Quote:Skip it.
     
  5. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm Premium Member

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    Whooaa....the contest starts at 9:00 pm on SUnday here in GA......Whooa, how long will this contests run, will it go for 24 hours????? But I'm motivated.....Okay!!!!! I'll stand up if I must to stay awake!

    Debi, don't make it too hard!
     
  6. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 24, 2008
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    what time eastern time? or simpler how many more minutes?
     
  7. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    best coast
    She has to!
     
  8. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    It shouldn't go longer than an hour.... but that depends on:

    1) How quickly peeps post correct answers
    2) How quickly Deb can keep up

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  9. ArizonaNessa

    ArizonaNessa Joyfully Addicted

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    12 more minutes
     
  10. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Quote:GOOD GRIEF don't scare me like that - an HOUR and 12 minutes.
     

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