How Much Do You Know About Winter Olympics? Quiz

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How Much Do You Know About Winter Olympics? Quiz

This quiz is created for an online lesson about Winter Olympics


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
      The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially the XXII Olympic Winter Games  take place from 6 to 23 February 2014, in Sochi, Russia
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
      The host city Sochi is situated in Rostov region, which is the third largest region in Russia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The Sochi Olympics is the third Olympics in the Russian Federation since the breakup of the USSR.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Sochi is located in a unique climatic zone on the shore of the Red Sea, at the foot of the Western Caucasus mountain region
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
      The Games are organised in two clusters: a coastal cluster for ice events in Sochi, and a mountain cluster located in the Krasnaya Polyana Mountains. This makes it one of the least compact Games ever, with around 5 hours travel time from the coastal to mountain cluster.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
      The Sochi Olympic Park is built along the Black Sea coast in the Imeretinskaya Valley.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
      The mountain cluster in Krasnaya Polyana is home to all the skiing and wrestling sports.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
      20 sets of medals to be competed for across 7 Olympic sports.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    6,000 Olympic athletes and team members hosted in Sochi for the Olympic Winter Games
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
      Approximately 85 countries will take part in the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
        27,000 volunteers will work at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
        The leopard, polar bear and dolphin are mascots of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. They were chosen from 11 options by popular vote in 2011.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Sochi provides 24 per cent of the volunteers, mostly drawn from the Krosnador region that surrounds the city, while large numbers of volunteers have also been drawn from Moscow, St Petersburg and the Rostov region.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
          The Sochi 2014 Volunteer Team is comprised of 23,000 Russians
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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