“The Race the Shocked the World”
“The Race that Shocked the World” is a fascinating 52 minute long documentary focusing on the 1988 Seoul, South Korea Olympic 100-meter dash. Many people view this race as the defining incident that forced the issue of performance enhancing drugs into the public limelight. Students will first view the movie and then answer some questions.
The first two pages you will receive contain the thirty-four questions created for this movie. The next four pages contain the same thirty-four questions, only there is space between each question for students to place an answer. The final three pages contain the answers to the thirty-four questions.