Last week I posted a Top Trends of 2011 Trivia Quiz, featuring trivia on the most popular songs, books, cartoons, toys, and more from last year. Did you guess what was hot in 2011? Check out the answers below!
- According to iTunes, what was the most downloaded song of 2011? Hint: Sung by British singer Adele.
ANSWER: "Rolling in the Deep"
- What top-grossing kids movie of 2011 featured the final installment of J.K. Rowling’s book?
ANSWER: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 (Surprised??)
- What was the most-watched cable cartoon episode of 2011? Hint: it was a special Disney movie starring two inventive brothers, and a sister determined to bust them.
ANSWER: Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (It brought in 7.6 million viewers.)
- This strange singing creature by Fisher Price received the 2011 "Toy of the Year Award."
- Top-selling children's chapter book of 2011? Hint: written by Rick Riordan!
ANSWER: The Heroes of Olympus #2: The Son of Neptune (according to The New York Times bestsellers list!)
- Top children's book series of 2011? Hint: Katniss
ANSWER: The Hunger Games, followed in second place by Diary of a Wimpy Kid
- Top baby boy name of 2011?
- Top baby girl name of 2011?
- Most downloaded app of 2011 featuring cute but ANGRY feathered friends?
ANSWER: Why, Angry Birds, of course!
What do you guys think will be the most popular trends in 2012? Any ideas? Let us know, and we'll watch out for them!
— Ratha, STACKS Writer