Skeleton Sport Trivia Quiz

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Skeleton Sport Trivia Quiz

Skeleton is known as a winter sport in which a person rides a small sled, known as a skeleton bobsled, down a frozen track while lying face down and head first. The sport and the sled most likely got their names from the bony appearance of the sled. This sport is one of the three sliding winter sports.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was it first played? 
    • A. 

      Late 18th century

    • B. 

      Early 19th century

    • C. 

      Early 20th century

    • D. 

      Late 19th century

  • 2. 
    It was first played where?
    • A. 

      Russia

    • B. 

      Switzerland

    • C. 

      Latvia

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 3. 
    The second Olympic presence was when? 
    • A. 

      1928

    • B. 

      1948

    • C. 

      1920

    • D. 

      2002

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is false?
    • A. 

      The skeleton sled is thinner than the luge sled

    • B. 

      The skeleton sled is heavier than the luge sled

    • C. 

      The skeleton is the slowest other three sliding sports 

    • D. 

      Like luge, the race doesn't begin with a running start from the opening gate at the top of the course 

  • 5. 
    Skeleton was added permanently to the Olympic program when?
    • A. 

      1928

    • B. 

      1948

    • C. 

      2002

    • D. 

      1920

  • 6. 
    The category for a women's race was added when? 
    • A. 

      1928

    • B. 

      1948

    • C. 

      2002

    • D. 

      1920

  • 7. 
    For men, the current world champion is from which of these countries? 
    • A. 

      Belgium 

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      South Korean

  • 8. 
    The current champion in women's category is from which country? 
    • A. 

      Great Britain

    • B. 

      Germany 

    • C. 

      Switzerland

    • D. 

      Canada 

  • 9. 
    United States in the men's category have a total of how many bronze medals?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      5

  • 10. 
    Great Britain has a total of how many medals?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      9

    • D. 

      3

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