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DysonJR
Sep 12, 2017, 19:56
A brief history of video games (Part I) - by TEDEd cyclops :


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"Video games are everywhere these days, but where did they actually come from? The history of video games is a complicated story that involves giant computers in science labs, the founder of Chuck E. Cheese and billions of dollars in quarters. Safwat Saleem examines the evolution of the beloved world of gaming." mario

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See whether you are able to answer these video games history question or not :
1) Who uses video games?
- Scientists
- Military
- People like you and me
- All of the above
answer here...:
use your common sense my friend....

2) ________, the inventor of the first game console, is also known as the father of video games.
- Ralph Baer
- Elon Musk
- Nikola Tesla
- Fusajiro Yamauchi
answer here...:
Ralph Baer

3) In 1972, the very first home video game console called _______ was released.
- Atari
- Odyssey
- Pong
- Nintendo
answer here...:
Pong

4) Pac-Man arcade game earned revenue of over ________ during the first year of its release
- $24
- $1 million
- $1 billion
- $100 billion
answer here...:
$1 billion

5) Damsel in distress is a very common storyline in video games.
- True
- False
answer here...:
True

6) What kind of a person was most likely to develop an interest in video games in the 50s, 60s and 70s? Why?
=> Well, everybody can have his/her/its own answer to this one.....to me, any video game developments require resources like time and money, so I think a rich person that was...........so, what will your answer be? Question

7) It took a while for video games to catch on. What factors do you think contribute to whether or not a new technology catches on?
=> Well, everybody can have his/her/its own answer to this one.....to me, new technology affects ideo games very much, like, without PC technology, there wouldn't be the great M.U.G.E.N!...........so, what will your answer be? Question

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