Pub Quiz - Questions and Answers

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Pub Quiz - Questions and Answers

Postby daniel34 » Thu Jun 22, 2017 11:42 pm

Here's a list of all the questions asked at the Factorio Party pub quiz, correct answers* are marked in bold:

    1. How many Steel Furnaces can a yellow belt full of ore feed?
    • A) 12
    • B) 16
    • C) 24
    2. How many batteries are required to craft a personal roboport?
    • A) 45
    • B) 60
    • C) 75
    3. Which update first introduced multiplayer?
    • A) 0.9.0
    • B) 0.11.0
    • C) 0.14.0
    4. Which update introduced railway and locomotives?
    • A) 0.4.0
    • B) 0.6.0
    • C) 0.8.0
    5. Which update added pollution?
    • A) 0.3.0
    • B) 0.5.0
    • C) 0.7.0
    6. Which update introduced roboport and logistic robots?
    • A) 0.4.0
    • B) 0.6.0
    • C) 0.8.0
    7. Which update added oil industry?
    • A) 0.7.0
    • B) 0.9.0
    • C) 0.11.0
    8. When was the very first commit made on the game?
    • A) 2012-03-31
    • B) 2013-03-31
    • C) 2014-03-31
    9. When was the first Friday facts posted?
    • A) 2012-03-31
    • B) 2013-03-31
    • C) 2014-03-31
    10. What is the average playtime of Factorio on Steam?
    • A) 32 hours
    • B) 72 hours
    • C) 102 hours
    11. What percent of players on Steam have over 100 hours played?
    • A) 1%
    • B) 9%
    • C) 18%
    12. What is the opening line of Factorio gameplay trailer?
    • A) Imagine you crash with your spaceship on a planet full of life, richness and natural resources.
    • B) Imagine a remote and unexplored planet full of life, richness and natural resources.
    • C) The factory must grow is all you need to know.
    13. How many maps do you have to play to be able to get all achievements?
    • A) 1
    • B) 2 [Footnote 1]
    • C) 3
    14. How large is roboport construction area? [Footnote 2]
    • A) 100 x 100 tiles
    • B) 105 x 105 tiles
    • C) 110 x 110 tiles
    15. How many items can one tile of transport belt hold?
    • A) 6
    • B) 8
    • C) 10
    16. How long is the Factorio soundtrack?
    • A) 35 minutes
    • B) 55 minutes
    • C) 75 minutes
    17. How many sprites does the game currently use?
    • A) less than 10 000
    • B) 10 000 - 15 000
    • C) more than 15 000
    18. What is the fastest way to move around? (numbers in italics were hidden)
    • A) Walk on concrete (+40%)
    • B) Walk with 1 exoskeleton (+30%)
    • C) Walk on a yellow belt (+20%)
    19. What is the minimum damage that triggers the Golem achievement?
    • A) Hit by a train
    • B) Hit by a behemoth biter or spitter
    • C) Hit by a big worm
    20. What happens when you use landfill over an offshore pump?
    • A) Nothing
    • B) Offshore pump stops working
    • C) Offshore pump changes name
    21. How many Inserters would you need to build the spidertron?
    • A) 6
    • B) 8
    • C) 10
    22. According to the graphics, how many suns does the Factorio planet have?
    • A) 1
    • B) 2
    • C) more
    23. How many tiles did the Factorio logo occupy in the gameplay trailer?
    • A) 36x5
    • B) 21x3
    • C) 8x2
    24. How many different colors can a rail chain signal possibly have?
    • A) 3
    • B) 4
    • C) 5
    25. How many recipes are unlocked at the start of the game?
    • A) 15
    • B) 23
    • C) 31
    26. How long is a human step in Factorio?
    • A) 0.5 tiles
    • B) 1.66 tiles
    • C) 2.31 tiles
    27. What is the fastest way to mine stone?
    • A) Mining stone ore with iron axe
    • B) Mining a stone rock with iron axe
    • C) Burner drill mining stone ore
    28. Which option gives you the most fuel value per minute?
    • A) Chopping trees by iron axe
    • B) Mining coal by iron axe
    • C) Produce 1 solid fuel per minute
    29. In which map generation preset is the biter expansion off by default?
    • A) Deathworld
    • B) Railworld
    • C) Peaceful
    30. How much power does a transport belt consume when full of items?
    • A) 0 kW
    • B) 10 kW
    • C) 64 kW

* as per the dev's slideshow and what the team's answers were compared to

[Footnote 1] Apparently it is possible to get all the achievements in one run, but the correct answer as seen from the dev's view is B) 2.

[Footnote 2] This question was in error, the actual question was how large the roboport logistic area is. This was made clear to the teams as soon as the question was presented.


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After the quiz resulted in 4 teams each getting 18 points it came down to one last question, the teams had 60 seconds to write down their answer:
How many iron plates does one rocket part take?

The teams gave these answers: A) 885 B) 800 C) 750 D) 11000
Correct answer: 891

Team SteelAxe (answer A above) was closest and won the quiz.
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Re: Pub Quiz - Questions and Answers

Postby Kajanor » Sat Jun 24, 2017 12:28 am

12/C would make a good trailer though.

[Trailer begins]
The factory must grow is all you need to know. [Trailer ends]
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Re: Pub Quiz - Questions and Answers

Postby luc » Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:40 am

daniel34 wrote:
    20. What happens when you use landfill over an offshore pump?
    • A) Nothing
    • B) Offshore pump stops working
    • C) Offshore pump changes name


I did not know this! I thought it was a bug that'd be hard to solve, and so it was just left unsolved, because who cares really ("it's not a bug it's a feature"). But you made it make sense by changing name -- I assume to something like "groundwater pump". I can imagine how that went:

> Joe how do we solve this bug that the offshore pump still works when you landfill over it?
> idk just call it a groundwater pump?

:lol:

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On a more serious note, how does one get all achievements in one run? Does anyone have a link to an explanation?
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Re: Pub Quiz - Questions and Answers

Postby Bilka » Sun Jul 09, 2017 12:27 pm

The achievements like "no solar" etc can be completed with the rocket launch. After that you can get the "solaris" achievement without invalidating the no solar one. You can see it in action here: https://www.speedrun.com/Factorio#100
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