General Sports Knowledge Quiz 2 – 10 Questions

General Sports Knowledge Quiz 2 - 10 Questions



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#1. How many times have United States won the FIFA Men's World Cup?

United States have one third place from 1930, but has never won the FIFA Men’s World Cup.

United States has won FIFA Women’s World Cup four times (1991, 1999, 2015, and 2019)


#2. Which sport is associated with Tour de France?

The Tour de France is an annual multiple stage bicycle race primarily held in France.


#3. American athlete Mark Spitz was active in which sport?

Mark Spitz is an American former swimmer and a 9-time Olympic champion. He won seven gold medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, W. Germany.


#4. Floyd Patterson and Ingemar Johansson are former champions in which sport?

They are world heavyweight boxing champions. Floyd Paterson held the title between November 30, 1956 and June 26, 1959. He lost the title to Ingemar Johansson from Sweden. Floyd Patterson took back the title June 20, 1960.

After retiring from boxing, Ingemar Johansson and Floyd Patterson became good friends and visited each other each year. The also ran Stockholm Marathon together in 1982.


#5. Which sport is associated with the Masters Tournament, also known as US Masters?

The Masters Tournament, also known as The Masters or The US Masters, is one of the four major championships in professional golf. US Masters is held each year at the same location, Augusta National Golf Club, in Augusta, Georgia, USA.


#6. In which sport is the area where you score points situated 10 feet above the ground?

In basketball the objective is to shoot a ball through a hoop 18 inches (46 cm) in diameter and 10 feet (3.05 m) above the court. The height of the net in volleyball is 2.43 m (7′ 11 5/8 €) for men and 2.24 m (7′ 4 1/8 €) for women.


#7. How many points is a touchdown worth in American Football?

A touchdown is worth six points. The scoring team is also awarded the opportunity for an extra point or a two-point conversion.


#8. From 1979 until 2004, Mark Messier was a successful player in which sport?

Mark Messier played in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1979 until 2004. He played for the Edmonton Oilers, New York Rangers, and Vancouver Canucks.


#9. In which sport is running scores from zero to three points counted as love, fifteen, thirty, and forty?

The running score of each game is described in a manner peculiar to tennis. Scores from zero to three points are described as love, fifteen, thirty, and forty, respectively.


#10. In 1968, he broke the world record for the long jump by nearly 2 feet. His name?

Bob Beamon’s world-record jump at the Summer Olympics in Mexico City has been named as one of the five greatest sports achievements of the 20th century. He jumped 8.90 m, which was 55 cm more than the existing record.


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