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Sport Quiz #274

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 18 April 2014

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1

In 2009 three women - an Australian, a Norwegian and a Venezuelan - created a record for the Venezuelan at Angel Falls, the highest waterfall in the world, doing what?

A
Picnicking
B
BASE jumping
C
Flyfishing for salmon
D
Taking water samples for testing
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2

Tenzing Norgay was famous for his activities in what field?

A
Mountaineering
B
Beekeeping
C
Pop singing
D
Manufacture of alpine equipment
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3

The US version of the Indian game pachisi, Parcheesi, was trademarked by US firm E. G. Selchow & Co in what year?

A
1874
B
1802
C
1924
D
1953
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4

What is the next city in the series Beijing, London, Rio de Janeiro ...?

A
Paris
B
PyeongChang
C
Tokyo
D
Sydney
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5

At which Winter Olympics was artificial snow first used?

A
Calgary, 1988
B
Grenoble, 1968
C
Lake Placid, 1980
D
Innsbruck, 1976
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6

When was the FAI, the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale which governs air sports, aeronautics and astronautics world records, founded?

A
1912
B
1905
C
1901
D
1898
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7

What kind of sport is French Ring Sport?

A
Equestrian dressage
B
Dog sport
C
French boxing
D
Modified stock car racing
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