A Double Dare Quiz

Double Dare was the best possible game show for the Nickelodeon generation. Sure, there was some trivia in there, but for the most part it was just lots of whipped cream, slime and running around. How well do you remember the Nick game show and its physical challenges?

1 of 10
On the original version, trivia questions were worth $10 in the first round, with values doubled in the second round. With that in mind, what was the maximum amount any team could win on a question with dares?
$20
$40
$60
$80
2 of 10
Both teams took home a cash prize, but what prize were obstacle winners on the original show also typically eligible for?
A car
A vacation
A college scholarship
A lifetime supply of Gak
3 of 10
Which of the following lists puts the incarnations of Double Dare in chronological order?
Double Dare, Family Double Dare, Double Dare 2000, Super Sloppy Double Dare
Double Dare, Super Sloppy Double Dare, Double Dare 2000, Family Double Dare
Double Dare, Super Sloppy Double Dare, Family Double Dare, Double Dare 2000
Family Double Dare, Double Dare, Double Dare 2000, Super Sloppy Double Dare
4 of 10
What happened in the challenge called “Pies in Your Pants”?
One teammate had to use a catapult to fling whipped cream pies in a pair of giant clown pants the other was wearing
Teams had to stuff 10 whipped cream pies in a pair of jeans
Teammates had to shake a pie tin out of large pants they were wearing
One teammate had to throw whipped cream pies and hit targets on the others’ pants
5 of 10
On what channel is Marc Summers currently a host?
TLC
The Cartoon Network
ABC Family
The Food Network
6 of 10
Years after his hosting gig ended, Marc Summers made what announcement, which would seem to make working on Double Dare difficult?
He hated children
He suffered from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
He was terrified of being on camera
He and the producers never got along and producers would often not tell him about games until they were taped
7 of 10
The contestants and crew all wore apparel from what company, a major sponsor of the show?
Nike
Adidas
Reebok
Nautica
8 of 10
What was the announcer's name?
Harvey
Marvin
Stanley
Ned
9 of 10
Which of the following was not a physical challenge on the original Double Dare?
Teams had to sit on balloons filled with shaving cream and break 10 in 15 seconds
One player had to toss and crack 10 eggs on his or her teammate’s head in 15 seconds
One player had to chew two pieces of gum and use his or her teeth to stick each on goggles worn by their teammate
Players had to fill their shoes with peanut butter and run 100 meters
10 of 10
In one of the signature obstacle course segments, what was the ultimate goal of running on the One Ton Hamster Wheel?
Spin it so fast it rolls off its base
Spin and catch a flag as it is thrown into the wheel
Power a series of six lights
Power a mechanism that opens a door to the next challenge