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Xtreme Sports Quiz

Test your knowledge of extreme sports.

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Test your knowledge of extreme sports.

1. Which of the following is not a real trick performed by bicycle stunt riders?

  • Tailwhip
  • Superman
  • Face plant

2. In speed climbing, what structure are athletes pretending to race up?

  • A ladder
  • A tree
  • A mountain/rock face

3. Which of the following is not an extreme sport?

  • Aggressive inline skating
  • Ultracross
  • Short-board wave-jumping

4. The first X-Games competition was held in what year?

  • 1995
  • 1998
  • 1992

5. Which of these sports activities do most Americans participate in?

  • Water skiing
  • Skateboarding
  • In-line skating

6. Which of the following is not a real skateboarding trick?

  • Hand plant
  • The worm
  • Ollie

7. At the 2001 Summer X Games what pop singer stopped by to hand out Moto-X medals?

  • Pink
  • Britney Spears
  • Will Smith

8. The first National Skateboard Championships—televised on ABC's "Wide World of Sports"—was held in what year?

  • 1980
  • 1998
  • 1965

9. When an athlete does a "drop in," he or she is most likely to be where?

  • Underwater
  • In the halfpipe
  • On a ski slope

10. World-class skateboarder Tony Hawk blew the lid off the 1999 Summer X Games by successfully completing what trick for the first time ever in competition?

  • 720
  • 1080
  • 900

1. Which of the following is not a real trick performed by bicycle stunt riders?
Face plant

2. In speed climbing, what structure are athletes pretending to race up?
A mountain/rock face

3. Which of the following is not an extreme sport?
Short-board wave-jumping

4. The first X-Games competition was held in what year?
1995

5. Which of these sports activities do most Americans participate in?
In-line skating

6. Which of the following is not a real skateboarding trick?
The worm

7. At the 2001 Summer X Games what pop singer stopped by to hand out Moto-X medals?
Pink

8. The first National Skateboard Championships—televised on ABC's "Wide World of Sports"—was held in what year?
1965

9. When an athlete does a "drop in," he or she is most likely to be where?
In the halfpipe

10. World-class skateboarder Tony Hawk blew the lid off the 1999 Summer X Games by successfully completing what trick for the first time ever in competition?
900

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