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Sport Quiz #14

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 24 April 2009

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1

At which Olympic Games did the People's Republic of China participate for the first time?

A
1984, Los Angeles
B
1988, Seoul
C
1952, Helsinki
D
1964, Tokyo
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2

Babe Ruth played for which Major League Baseball team between 1914 and 1919?

A
Boston Braves
B
New York Yankees
C
Boston Red Sox
D
Chicago White Sox
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3

Who had his medals reinstated in 1983, 30 years after his death, after they were taken away at Stockholm in 1912?

Note: This question was updated in January 2015
A
Cassius Clay
B
Avery Brundage
C
Jim Thorpe
D
Francisco Lázaro
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4

Burt Munro set the current land speed record for motorcycles under 1000cc in 1967 on what make of motorcycle?

A
Kawasaki
B
Harley-Davidson
C
Triumph
D
Indian
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5

In curling, how do team members help to direct the "stones" towards the target?

A
Kicking
B
Sweeping
C
Blowing
D
Yelling
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6

Which US horse race is called "The Run for the Roses" because a blanket of roses is draped over the winner?

A
Alabama Stakes
B
The Kentucky Derby
C
Preakness Stakes
D
Belmont Stakes
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7

Which board game depends on each competitor drawing destination cards, railway car cards and locomotive cards?

A
Ticket To Ride
B
Think I'm Gonna Be Sad
C
Great Western Railway
D
Chattanooga Choo Choo
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