Some Trivia On Sports - 2

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Some Trivia On Sports - 2 - Quiz

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  • 1. 

    What extreme sport is Mike Metzger known for?

    • A.

      In-Line Skating

    • B.

      Snowboard

    • C.

      Skateboarding

    • D.

      Freestyle Moto

    Correct Answer
    D. Freestyle Moto
    Explanation
    Mike Metzger is known for freestyle motocross, which is an extreme sport involving performing tricks and stunts on a motocross bike. This sport requires a high level of skill, balance, and bravery as riders perform daring jumps, flips, and other acrobatic maneuvers while in the air. Mike Metzger is a well-known figure in the freestyle motocross world, having achieved numerous accolades and pushing the boundaries of what is possible on a dirt bike.

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  • 2. 

    What extreme sport is Kenny Bartram known for?

    • A.

      Motocross

    • B.

      In-Line Skating

    • C.

      Freestyle Moto

    • D.

      Skateboarding

    Correct Answer
    C. Freestyle Moto
    Explanation
    Kenny Bartram is known for freestyle motocross, which involves performing various tricks and stunts on a motocross bike. This sport combines elements of motocross racing with acrobatics and aerial maneuvers, showcasing the rider's skill and creativity. Bartram's expertise in freestyle motocross has earned him recognition and fame in the extreme sports community.

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  • 3. 

    What extreme sport is Bucky Lasek known for?

    • A.

      Freestyle Moto

    • B.

      In-Line Skating

    • C.

      Motocross

    • D.

      Skateboarding

    Correct Answer
    D. Skateboarding
    Explanation
    Bucky Lasek is known for skateboarding. Skateboarding is considered an extreme sport that involves performing tricks and maneuvers on a skateboard. Bucky Lasek is a professional skateboarder who has achieved great success in various skateboarding competitions and events. He is recognized for his skill, style, and contributions to the sport of skateboarding.

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  • 4. 

    What extreme sport is Eric Koston known for?

    • A.

      Snowboard

    • B.

      Skateboarding

    • C.

      Freestyle Moto

    • D.

      Motocross

    Correct Answer
    B. Skateboarding
    Explanation
    Eric Koston is known for skateboarding. Skateboarding is an extreme sport that involves performing tricks and maneuvers on a skateboard. Koston is a professional skateboarder who has gained recognition for his skills and contributions to the sport. He has competed in numerous skateboarding competitions and has been featured in skateboarding videos and magazines. Koston is known for his technical and stylish approach to skateboarding, making him one of the most influential skateboarders in the industry.

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  • 5. 

    What Xtreme sport is Shane Yost most known for?

    • A.

      In-Line Skating

    • B.

      Freestyle Moto

    • C.

      Motocross

    • D.

      Skateboarding

    Correct Answer
    A. In-Line Skating
    Explanation
    Shane Yost is most known for In-Line Skating.

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  • 6. 

    What extreme sport is Chris Klug known for?

    • A.

      Skateboarding

    • B.

      Snowboard

    • C.

      Freestyle Moto

    • D.

      In-Line Skating

    Correct Answer
    B. Snowboard
    Explanation
    Chris Klug is known for snowboarding. Snowboarding is an extreme sport that involves descending a snow-covered slope on a single board, similar to a surfboard or skateboard. Klug is a professional snowboarder who has achieved success and recognition in the sport. He has competed in numerous snowboarding events and has represented the United States in the Winter Olympics. Klug's expertise and accomplishments in snowboarding make it the correct answer to the question.

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  • 7. 

    What year was skateboarding legend Tony Hawk born?

    • A.

      1988

    • B.

      1968

    • C.

      1978

    • D.

      1958

    Correct Answer
    B. 1968
    Explanation
    Tony Hawk was born in 1968.

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  • 8. 

    Which one of the following is known as a skateboarder?

    • A.

      Chad Kagy

    • B.

      Rob Darden

    • C.

      Luke Fink

    • D.

      Andy MacDonald

    Correct Answer
    D. Andy MacDonald
    Explanation
    Andy MacDonald is known as a skateboarder.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following athletes is an inline skater?

    • A.

      Ryan Nyquist

    • B.

      Brandon Meadows

    • C.

      Eito Yasutoko

    • D.

      Dave Mirra

    Correct Answer
    C. Eito Yasutoko
    Explanation
    Eito Yasutoko is an inline skater because inline skating is one of his primary sports. He is a professional inline skater from Japan who has achieved great success in various inline skating competitions. His skills and accomplishments in inline skating make him the correct answer to this question.

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  • 10. 

    When was Dave Mirra born?

    • A.

      1980

    • B.

      1983

    • C.

      1974

    • D.

      1964

    Correct Answer
    C. 1974
    Explanation
    Dave Mirra was born in 1974.

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  • 11. 

    What is any two-hand hand plant in snowboarding called?

    • A.

      Bonking

    • B.

      Handy

    • C.

      Bone

    • D.

      Ho Ho

    Correct Answer
    D. Ho Ho
    Explanation
    A two-hand hand plant in snowboarding is called a "Ho Ho." This trick involves planting both hands on the snow while riding, creating a visually appealing and stylish move. The term "Ho Ho" is derived from the motion of both hands being planted simultaneously, resembling the shape of the letter "H." This trick requires good balance and coordination to execute properly, and is often performed by more experienced snowboarders to showcase their skills and creativity on the slopes.

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  • 12. 

    Which horse couldn't quite make it into the Triple Crown in 2004?

    • A.

      Little Foot

    • B.

      Lion Heart

    • C.

      War Emblem

    • D.

      Smarty Jones

    Correct Answer
    D. Smarty Jones
    Explanation
    Smarty Jones couldn't quite make it into the Triple Crown in 2004. The Triple Crown is a prestigious horse racing achievement that requires a horse to win three specific races: the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes, and the Belmont Stakes. In 2004, Smarty Jones won both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes, but unfortunately, he finished second in the Belmont Stakes, missing out on the Triple Crown title.

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  • 13. 

    Which racer won the 2002 Indy 500 for his second consecutive time?

    • A.

      Mark Andretti

    • B.

      Jimmy Petty

    • C.

      Helio Castroneves

    • D.

      Dale Ernhardt, Jr.

    Correct Answer
    C. Helio Castroneves
    Explanation
    Helio Castroneves won the 2002 Indy 500 for his second consecutive time.

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  • 14. 

    Who posed for the cover of the 2002 "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue"?

    • A.

      Vanessa Lorenzo

    • B.

      Yamila Diaz-Rahi

    • C.

      Shakara

    • D.

      Frederique

    Correct Answer
    B. Yamila Diaz-Rahi
    Explanation
    Yamila Diaz-Rahi posed for the cover of the 2002 "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue".

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  • 15. 

    How many gold and silver medals did the USA win at the 2002 Winter Olympics?

    • A.

      70 And 70

    • B.

      25 And 58

    • C.

      71 And 73

    • D.

      69 And 75

    Correct Answer
    A. 70 And 70
    Explanation
    In the 2002 Winter Olympics, the USA won a total of 70 medals, with 70 of them being gold and silver. This means that they won 70 gold medals and 70 silver medals, making a total of 140 medals.

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