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Figure Skating Quiz

  Nancy Kerrigan Nancy Kerrigan won silver at the 1994 Olympic Games. Simon Bruty/Allsport

1. How many judges score each skater?
Two
Five
Seven
Nine

2. Which is not a difference between the short program and free skate?
Required elements
Skates
Length
Percentage of total score

3. How many portions are there in ice dancing?
One
Two
Three
Four

4. Modern figure skating is credited to Jackson Haines. What country was he from?
Great Britain
United States
Canada
France

5. When did figure skating debut in the Olympics?
1908 Summer Games
1924 Winter Games
1976 Winter Games
1992 Winter Games

6. Which movie star won three figure skating gold medals?
Elizabeth Taylor
Natalie Wood
Doris Day
Sonja Henie

7. Who narrowly defeated American Nancy Kerrigan for the gold in 1994?
Michelle Kwan
Tonya Harding
Tara Lipinski
Oksana Baiul

8. Which is not the name of a jump?
Flip
Spiral
Lutz
Salchow

9. What are the teeth at the front of the skate's blade called?
Bite
Toe pick
Stopper
Razor

10. What is the name for the spin performed with one leg in the air parallel to the ice?
Camel
Ostrich
Penguin
Dog leg

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