Lake Placid 1980 Winter Olympics Quiz

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Lake Placid 1980 Winter Olympics Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the goalie on the American team that won the "Miracle on Ice" gold medal in 1980?
    • A. 

      Jim Craig

    • B. 

      Bob Suter

    • C. 

      Buzz Schneider

    • D. 

      Dave Silk

  • 2. 
    What happened to the pairs team of Tai Babilonia and Randy Gardner at the 1980 Lake Placid Olympics?
    • A. 

      They Had A Wardrobe Malfunction

    • B. 

      They Were Mugged

    • C. 

      They Withdrew Due To Injury

    • D. 

      They Won A Bronze Medal

  • 3. 
    At the 1980 Winter Olympics, who was the only American to win a medal in an event not using skates?
    • A. 

      Bill Koch

    • B. 

      Christin Cooper

    • C. 

      Phil Mahre

    • D. 

      Cindy Nelson

  • 4. 
    Who officially declared open the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics?
    • A. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • B. 

      Mario Cuomo

    • C. 

      Jimmy Carter

    • D. 

      Walter Mondale

  • 5. 
    What was the Olympic Village of the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics converted to after the Games?
    • A. 

      An Amusement Park

    • B. 

      A Hotel

    • C. 

      A Prison

    • D. 

      An Apartment Complex

  • 6. 
    Which country won 23 medals at the 1980 Lake Placid Olympics to rank first in that category?
    • A. 

      Finland

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      East Germany

    • D. 

      USSR

  • 7. 
    Hanni Wenzel won gold in 1980 at Lake Placid making which nation the smallest to have an Olympic champion?
    • A. 

      Andorra

    • B. 

      Liechtenstein

    • C. 

      Luxembourg

    • D. 

      San Marino

  • 8. 
    How did the almost unbeatable skier Ingemar Stenmark do in his two events at the 1980 Olympics?
    • A. 

      He Won Gold and Bronze

    • B. 

      He Won Two Silvers

    • C. 

      He Fell In Both

    • D. 

      He Won Both

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