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1

Leader in sports management industry that provides high quality sports and entertainment to millions of fans around world?

Comcast-Spectacor

2

How many states does Comcast-Spectacor operate in?

48 of the 50 states

3

What National Hockey League team does Comcast Corporation own?

Philadelphia Flyers

4

Name of arena that is the home of the Philadelphia Flyers?

Wells Fargo

5

Name of venue management service that impact the bottom-line success of public assembly venues and events?

Spectra

6

Owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses?

NBCUniversal

7

Name 6 of the 17 national cable networks owned by NBCUniversal?

Bravo, Chiller, Cloo. E!, Esquire Network, Golf Channel, MSNBC, NBC Universo, NBC Sports Network, Oxygen,
Sprout, Syfy, Universal HD, Universal Sports, USA Network and The Weather Channel

8

What online TV service, founded in 2007 has a mission to help people fine and enjoy the world's premium content when, where and how they want it?

Hulu

9

The nation's leading moviegoer destination that sells tickets to nearly 20,000 screens across the country?

Fandango

10

The largest content-driven community for women online?

iVillage

11

What broadcast network that leads the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content for audience in the US and around the world?

Telemundo

12

The venture capital affiliate of Comcast Corporation, invests in innovative businesses that represent the next generation of entertainment, communications, and digital technology by partnering with entrepreneurs who have the vision, passion and tenacity to succeed.

Comcast Ventures

13

By combining the best characteristics of traditional venture funds with the technical insight, scale, and experience of a strategic investor, this offers a best-in-class value proposition for entrepreneurs, portfolio companies, partnering investors and the Comcast family of companies.

Comcast Ventures

14

What opened its doors for the first time on August 31, 1996?

the Wells Fargo Center

15

is the new dining and entertainment district centered in the heart of the South Philadelphia Sports Complex.

XFINITY Live! Philadelphia

16

a group of four community ice skating rinks throughout the Philadelphia region that provides a total entertainment experience for the entire family.

Flyers Skate Zone

17

This charity encompasses Flyers Charities and Global Spectrum Charities, and has contributed nearly $26 million to charity.

Comcast Spectacor Charities

18

What presents inventive original programming that taps into the network's "passion groups" of food, fashion, beauty, design, and pop culture.

Bravo Media

19

What network is in more than 95 million homes, and has been an NBCUniversal cable network since December 2002 and was the first television service dedicated to film and the performing arts when it launched in December 1980.

Bravo

20

is the only cable channel devoted to delivering viewers round-the-clock scares.

Chiller

21

is the destination for the best catalogue of crime and mystery programming,

Cloo

22

What channel is television's top destination for all things entertainment and pop culture.

E!

23

a lifestyle and entertainment network featuring programming that speaks to classic and contemporary passions and interests, from fashion and style, to food and drink, travel and women and relationships.

Esquire Network

24

is a multimedia golf entertainment and services company based in Orlando, FL and co-founded by Arnold Palmer and is available in more than 120 million homes worldwide through cable, satellite, and wireless companies.

Golf Channel

25

What channel is the premiere destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives and also offers a full schedule of live news coverage, political opinions, and award-winning documentary programming - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

MSNBC

26

On Feb 1, 2015 what was launched as the home to the exclusive Spanish-language broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX, and from the network's transition from mun2?

NBC Universo

27

The 24/7 cable platform that has a rich heritage of unmatched storytelling, best-in-class production, and the use of broad promotion to make big events bigger and also airs coverage of the Olympic games and Trials, along with NHL, NASCAR, MLS, IZOD Indy Car Series, Boxing, Tour de France, major college football and basketball, and horse racing surrounding the Triple Crown.

NBC Sports Network

28

This is a multiplatform entertainment brand that delivers relevant and engaging content to young women who like to "live out loud."

Oxygen Media

29

A social media trendsetter, Oxygen is a leading force in engaging modern young women, wherever they are, with popular, award-winning features online including this website, which is a real-time social viewing party and is also available as an app for the iPhone and iPad.

www.OxygenLive.com

30

This channel launched in 2005 and is the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand, and online for children ages 2-5 and their parents and caregivers

Sprout