Kids test rides on the IAAPA show floor

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More than 1,100 exhibitors representing a $29 billion amusement industry snapped to attention Friday when a group of clipboard-toting fifth graders marched into the Georgia World Congress Center exhibit hall. The group of Atlanta-area fifth graders, wearing brightly colored "Kid Testers" T-shirts, were invited to test the latest theme park rides, games and foods on display at the massive International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions Expo, which ended Saturday.

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