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May Trivia Contest: Win 100 Points Per Day!

Hello members,

Back by popular demand, Toluna is pleased to present the May Trivia Quiz! Each day at 10am EST, we will pose a question on our TolunaTeam account. But hurry, because the topic will be closed at 10am the next day. There are a total of 5 questions per week (1 per day). This week we are awarding winners 100 points for each correct answer, up to 5 days in a row. Winners for this week will be awarded by 5pm on May 11, 2015.

Lovely Flower

To qualify:
1. Check the TolunaTeam account each day from Monday May 4-8. Find our Question in our topics section.
2. Answer the question by the following day, at 10am.
3. You can answer all 5 each week.

Here is the first question

*Promotion Rules: Members will receive 100 points per day for providing the correct answer to the day’s question. Members may receive no more than 500 points for participating in this week’s contest. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Monday, May 11, 2015, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Open to US & Canada only. The winner will be notified on their wall that they have won. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above.

Daily Theme Contest – February 4, 2015

Hello members,

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Here’s how this will work:

– Create a poll, battle, topic, or thumb it with the title “February”

– You must include a photo or video in your content

– You will receive a rank up bonus on your content for 1000 points.

For more information and inspiration regarding “February click here

See you soon,

Toluna Team

*Promotion rules: Limit one content piece created per person. The topic must have the title as given by the Daily Theme Contest post, and must be created within 24 hours of the topic posted. Open to US and Canada only. Members will earn a 1000-point rank up bonus. Points will be awarded to winners within 24-48 hours. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above.

December Trivia Contest Week 3 Results

Hello members,

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Thank you to everyone that participated in Week 3 of our December Trivia Contest. Over the past, week we posted a new question each day for you to answer. We received an overwhelming response, with more than 300 participants daily!

Here are the answers for Week 3:

  1. Japanese people traditionally eat at what famous fast food chain for Christmas dinner? This place is so popular that customers must place their Christmas orders 2 months in advance. KFC
  2. The term “____” comes from a Norse tradition of cutting and burning a tree to bring in the Winter Solstice.  Yuletide
  3. Typically, Christmas trees grow ___ years before they are sold. 15 years
  4. The tallest Christmas tree was a ____ foot Douglas Fir displayed at the Northgate Shopping Center in Seattle, WA in 1950.  221ft
  5. The largest gingerbread man in the world weighed in at a whopping ___ pounds __ ounces. 1,435 lb 3 oz

We will be rewarding the Week 3 Bonuses by the end of the day today. Thank you to everyone who participated, and we look forward to the next trivia contest!

The Toluna Team

December Trivia Contest Week 2 Results

Hello members,

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Thank you to everyone that participated in Week 2 of our December Trivia Contest. Over the past, week we posted a new question each day for you to answer. We received an overwhelming response, with more than 300 participants daily!

Here are the answers for Week 2:

  1. What famous woman refused gave up her seat on a bus on December 1st, 1955? Rosa Parks
  2. What famous political protest occurred in the Boston Harbor on December 16, 1773? Boston Tea Party
  3. What famous concert/music hall opened in NYC on December 27, 1932? Radio City Music Hall
  4. The U.S. Postal Service delivers approx. ___ billion cards and packages between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve. 7 billion
  5. What famous holiday song was originally written for the Thanksgiving holiday? Jingle Bells

We will be rewarding the Week 2 Bonuses by the end of the day today. Thank you to everyone who participated. We’ve already begun Week 3 of this contest, and you can enter here. Best of Luck!

The Toluna Team

*Promotion Rules: Members will receive 100 points per day for providing the correct answer to the day’s question. If all 5 questions are answered correctly, an additional bonus of 1,000 points will be provided. Members may receive no more than 1,500 points for participating in this week’s contest. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Monday, December 22nd 2014, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Open to US & Canada only. The winner will be notified on their wall that they have won. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above.

December Trivia Contest Week 1 Results

Hello members,

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Thank you to everyone that participated in Week 1 of our December Trivia Contest. Over the past, week we posted a new question each day for you to answer. We received an overwhelming response, with more than 300 participants daily!

Here are the answers for Week 1:

  1. What is the birthstone for December? Turquoise, Tanzanite, Zircon
  2. Name the flower(s) associated with the Month of December. Paper White Narcissus, Holly, Poinsettia
  3. What are the 2 astrological signs that fall within the month of December? Sagittarius, Capricorn
  4. December is derived from the Latin name ____, the middle Goddess of the Three Fates who personifies the present.  Decima
  5. Which day in December is National Chocolate Day? We realized that there were several chocolate related days in December, so we rewarded everyone. If you would like to know the specifics, here are all chocolate related days: National Chocolate day was October, 28, 2014.  National Brownie Day on December 8th, a National Cocoa Day on December 13th, a National Cover Anything in Chocolate Day on December 16th and a National Chocolate CANDY Day on December 28th.  

We will be rewarding the Week 1 Bonuses by the end of the day today. Thank you to everyone who participated. We’ve already begun Week 2 of this contest, and you can enter here. Best of Luck!

The Toluna Team

*Promotion Rules: Members will receive 100 points per day for providing the correct answer to the day’s question. If all 5 questions are answered correctly, an additional bonus of 1,000 points will be provided. Members may receive no more than 1,500 points for participating in this week’s contest. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Monday, December 15th 2014, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Open to US & Canada only. The winner will be notified on their wall that they have won. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above.

December Trivia Contest: Win 100 Points Per Day!

Hello members,

Back by popular demand, Toluna is pleased to present the month-long December Trivia Quiz! Each day at 10am EST, we will pose a question on our TolunaTeam account. But hurry, because the topic will be closed at 10am the next day. There are a total of 5 questions per week (1 per day). This week we are awarding winners 100 points for each correct answer, up to 5 days in a row. Winners for this week will be awarded by 5pm on December 8th, 2014.

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To qualify:
1. Check the TolunaTeam account each day from Monday Dec 1-5. Find our Question in our topics section.
2. Answer the question by the following day, at 10am.
3. You can answer all 5 each week.

Here is the first question

*Promotion Rules: Members will receive 100 points per day for providing the correct answer to the day’s question. If all 5 questions are answered correctly, an additional bonus of 1,000 points will be provided. Members may receive no more than 1,500 points for participating in this week’s contest. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Monday, December 8th 2014, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Open to US & Canada only. The winner will be notified on their wall that they have won. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above.

September Trivia Contest Week 3 & 4 Results

Hello members,

Sept Trivia Contest W2

Wow! Thank you to everyone that participated in Week 3 and Week 4 of our September Trivia Contest. Over the past two weeks, we posted a new question each day for you to answer. We received an overwhelming response, with more than 300 participants daily.

Here are the answers to the questions:

Week 3

  1. Columbus sailed on his second voyage to American on September ___, ____. September 25, 1493
  2. What rural English tradition will take place on Sept 18th, where contestants compete to make the ugliest face? Gurning
  3. What famous movie premiered on September 26, 1975? Rocky Horror Picture Show
  4. The Beatles released their famous album “_____” on September 26, 1969. “Abbey Road”
  5. Chocolate Day is celebrated on which day in September? 13th

Week 4

  1. Which planet was discovered on September 23, 1846? Neptune
  2. What English Romantic poet wrote the poem “To Autumn”, which describes the season as a time of ‘mellow fruitfulness’ but also evokes a sense of melancholy? John Keats
  3. What region in the US is a popular “leaf peeping” tourist destination? New England
  4. What is the name of the popular harvest festival celebrated in China close to the autumnal equinox? Moon Festival or Mid-Autumn Festival
  5. In the Northern Hemisphere, autumn begins in September. When does it begin in the Southern Hemisphere? March

We will be rewarding the Week 4 Bonuses by the end of the day today. Thank you to everyone who participated. We can’t wait to offer this contest to you again in the near future.

The Toluna Team

September Trivia Contest: Win 100 points each day!

Hello members,

Back by popular demand, Toluna is pleased to present the month-long September Trivia Quiz! Each day at 10am EST, we will pose a question on our TolunaTeam account. But hurry, because the topic will be closed at 10am the next day. There are a total of 5 questions per week (1 per day). This week we are awarding winners 100 points for each correct answer, up to 5 days in a row. Winners for this week will be awarded by 5pm on September 9th, 2014.

Sept Trivia Contest W1 

To qualify:
1. Check the TolunaTeam account each day from Tuesday 2-5th. Find our Question in our topics section.
2. Answer the question by the following day, at 10am.
3. You can answer all 5 each week.

Here is the first question

*Promotion Rules: Members will receive 100 points per day for providing the correct answer to the day’s question. If all 5 questions are answered correctly, an additional bonus of 1,000 points will be provided. Members may receive no more than 1,500 points for participating in this week’s contest. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Monday, September 9th 2014, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Open to US & Canada only. The winner will be notified on their wall that they have won. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above.

April Trivia Contest Week 4 Results

Hello members,

April Trivia Contest thank you

Wow! Thank you to everyone that participated in our April Trivia Contest. Over the past four weeks, we posted a new question each day for you to answer. We received an overwhelming response, with more than 300 participants daily. We are so glad to know that you enjoy this type of contest. You will surely see this type of contest in the future. Let us know on our wall  if you enjoyed it and any other feedback that you might have; we look forward to hearing from you!

Here are the answers to last week’s questions:

    1.  In England, the arrival of what bird is a signal of spring? Cuckoo
    2. According to 76% of Americans surveyed, where should you start when eating a chocolate bunny? Eat the ears
    3. According to the Guinness book of world records, how tall was the largest Easter egg? 10.39 meters or 34ft 1.05 inches. 
    4. What color peeps are the most popular? Yellow
    5. How many chocolate easter bunnies are produced each year? 90 million

We will be rewarding last week’s participant by the end of the day today.

Good luck!
The Toluna Team

April Trivia Contest Week 3: Win 5,000 points this week

Hello members,

We are in the last stretch of the April Trivia contest. Each day at 10am EST, we will pose a question on our TolunaTeam account. But hurry, because the topic will be closed at 10am the next day. There are a total of 5 questions per week (1 per day). This week we are awarding winners 5,000 points for members who answer all 5 correctly.  Winners for this week will be awarded by 5pm on May 5, 2014.

April Trivia Contest W4

To qualify:
1. Check the TolunaTeam account each day from Monday April 28-May2. Find our Question in our topics section.
2. Answer the question by the following day, at 10am.
3. You must answer all 5 to win.

*Promotion Rules: Members must answer all 5 questions correctly this week in order to win 5,000 points total for their participation. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Monday, May 5th 2014, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above. US & Canada only!

Good luck!
The Toluna Team