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Quiz: Paralympics


Question 1

In what year did the idea for the first Paralympics start?

A: 1908
B: 1948
C: 1988

Question 2

Which city hosted the Paralympics in 2008?

A: Sydney, Australia
B: Athens, Greece
C: Beijing, China

Question 3

How many gold medals did Paralympic champion Tanni-Grey Thompson win during her career?

A: 5
B: 7
C: 11

Question 4

Who is the Paralympian in the picture at the top of this quiz?

A: Oscar Pistorius
B: David Weir
C: Dave Roberts

Question 5

Joanne Round was the youngest-ever Paralympian when she was just 12 in the Seoul Paralympics in 1998. What sport did she do?

A: Basketball
B: Swimming
C: Athletics

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