Winter Olympics: Test Your Knowledge With Our Quiz

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Winter Olympics: Test Your Knowledge With Our Quiz

Test your knowledge of the Winter Olympics! For each question, do some research if needed before answering. If you know it, then just go ahead.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which city is hosting the 2010 Winter Olympic Games?
    • A. 

      Vancouver, Washington

    • B. 

      Vancouver, Canada

    • C. 

      Toronto, Canada

    • D. 

      Washington, D.C.

  • 2. 
    How many times have the Winter Olympics been held in Canada?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      5

  • 3. 
    When and where was the Olympic Torch lit for the 2010 Winter Olympics?
    • A. 

      February 8, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada

    • B. 

      January 22, 2010 in Athens, Greece

    • C. 

      October 22, 2009 in Vancouver, Canada

    • D. 

      October 22, 2009 in Olympia, Greece

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT an ice sport?
    • A. 

      Luge

    • B. 

      Bobsled

    • C. 

      Ski jumping

    • D. 

      Skeleton

  • 5. 
    How often are the Winter Olympic Games held?
    • A. 

      Every two years.

    • B. 

      Every eight years.

    • C. 

      Every four years.

    • D. 

      Every 6 years.

  • 6. 
    What country were the first Winter Olympics held in?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Canada

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Sweden

  • 7. 
    Where will the 2014 Winter Olympics be held?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Japan

    • D. 

      Rio de Janeiro

  • 8. 
    Explain what each of the rings represent in the Olympic symbol.
  • 9. 
    The country of _____________________ has won the most gold medals in the Winter Olympics.
  • 10. 
    Bonnie Blaire has won 6 medals at the Winter Olympic Games.  Which sport does she compete in?
    • A. 

      Speed skating

    • B. 

      Luge

    • C. 

      Bobsledding

    • D. 

      Cross-country skiing

  • 11. 
    True or False: Figure skating was once part of the Summer Olympic Games.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The Winter Olympics were canceled in 1940 and 1944 because of __________________.