Quiz: Only An Olympic Figure Skater Will Get 100% On This Quiz

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Can you make it around the rink and stay upright?

If you think you know what it takes to be a champion figure skater and Olympic athlete, take this quiz!

 Mar 06, 2018

1 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What were the first skates made with?
Granite
Animal Bones
Wood

2 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Who invented a clip that made it possible to skate safely?
Thomas Edison
E.V. Bushnell
Eli Whitney

3 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What dance did ice dancing evolve from?
Tango
Waltz
Polka

4 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What is the serrated edge on the tip on ice skater's blade called?
Foot pick
Ice pick
Toe pick

5 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Men can't do a layback spin as well as women.
False
True

6 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What skater was the first to wear white skates?
Sonja Henie
Dorothy Hamill
Tara Lipinski

7 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Where were the 1988 Winter Olympics held?
Tokyo
Calgary
Los Angeles

8 of 18Pick the correct answer!

How many rotations are made in a Quadruple Axel?
4
4 1/2
4 3/4

9 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Tonya Harding was allegedly involved in the attack on what fellow female figure skater?
Tara Lipinski
Nancy Kerrigan
Dorothy Hamill

10 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What move is not allowed in ice dancing?
Jumps
Lifts
Spins

11 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Who is considered the founder of modern figure skating?
Jackson Haines
Michael Haines
Jackson Brown

12 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What Olympic figure skater was made famous by her hairstyle?
Oksana Baiul
Dorothy Hamill
Tonya Harding

13 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What Olympian performed an illegal backflip?
Nicole Bobek
Surya Bonaly
Kristi Yamaguchi

14 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What can kill a figure skater's blades?
Heat
Water
Rust

15 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Which type of figure skating is not part of the Olympic Games?
Synchronized skating
Pairs skating
Men's singles

16 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Where were the first World Figure Skating Championships held?
Amsterdam
St.Petersburg
New York

17 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What movie featured Will Ferrell and Jon Heder as arch rivals who team up to compete as a a pair?
Blades of Glory
The Cutting Edge
Ice Castles

18 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Who won the gold medal in women's figure skating at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City?
Michelle Kwan
Sarah Hughes
Tara Lipinski
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