This resource contains a fully editable, 40-question interactive PowerPoint quiz on the Winter Olympics and the 2018 Olympic Winter Games at PyeongChang, Korea.
Questions focus on
- The History of the Winter Olympics
- The events in the Winter Games
- PyeongChang 2018
The quiz contains 50 questions, with three multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. It can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the snowboard image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end.
A question and answer sheet are provided to allow individuals/teams to record their answers.
- Where were the first modern Olympic Winter Games held in 1924?
- How many sports were there in the first modern Olympic Winter Games held in 1924?
- When was the last year that the Winter Games and Summer Games were held in the same year?
- Which two events does the biathlon include?
- What event has been an Olympic sport for men since the Winter Games began and allowed women for the first time in Sochi 2014?
- In which event do athletes race down an ice track singly or in pairs, sliding on their backs?
- Which monarch has competed in five Winter Olympics?
- What animal, regarded by the Koreans as their guardian animal, is the 2018 mascot?