Given the massive box office numbers earned by Jurassic World last weekend, it's obvious that the Jurassic Park franchise is far from going extinct. Because I hadn't watched the original film in far too long - considering anything more than three years as too long - I can't have been the only person who spent the week brushing up on the first three Jurassic movies.
Whether you just took a refresher course in all things Jurassic, are a longtime fan who remembers every detail from the 1993 classic, or someone fresh to the franchise, here's a quiz that will tell you how much random trivia you remember from the first Jurassic Park movie. Let's see how much you know!
Fill in the tagline for Jurassic Park: “An Adventure _________ Years in the Making”
Answer: 65 million
What type of animal DNA was used to “fill the gaps” in the dinosaur’s DNA sequence that allowed them to later breed in the wild?
Answer: A frog
What color was Lex Murphy’s jello?
What kind of dinosaurs do Lex, Tim, and Dr. Grant run through the meadow with?
What is the name of the fictional island Jurassic Park is situated on?
Answer: Isla Nublar
What does Donald Gennaro recite before being eaten on the toilet?
Answer: The Hail Mary Prayer
What type of dinosaur left the droppings found by Jeff Goldblum?
How did the filmmakers make the glass of water ripple, mimicking the T-Rex’s footsteps?
Answer: A guitar string
How many Velociraptors did Robert Muldoon say Jurassic Park bred initially?
What is the temperature of a newborn Velociraptor?
Answer: 91 degrees
What kind of dinosaur sneezes on Lex Murphy?
Answer: A Brachiosaurus
What kind of dinosaur kills Dennis Nedry?
How many minutes are dinosaurs actually shown in the film?
Answer: 15 minutes