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Last Updated: Wednesday, 8 February 2006, 09:09 GMT
Winter Olympics quiz
The 2006 Winter Olympics are being held in Turin between 10-26 February but how much of a winter sports buff are you?

Try our quiz and find out!

At which Winter Olympics did British ski jumper Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards hit the headlines?
  A: Nagano 1998
  B: Calgary 1988
  C: Lillehammer 1994
How many gold medals has Britain won in Winter Olympics history?
  A: 4
  B: 6
  C: 8
What caused British skier Alain Baxter's downfall at the 2002 Salt Lake City Games?
  A: Vicks
  B: Night Nurse
  C: Sudafed
Where were the first official Winter Olympics held?
  A: Chamonix in France
  B: Aviemore in Scotland
  C: Innsbruck in Austria
Which of these disciplines will be making its Winter Olympics debut at the 2006 Games in Turin?
  A: Ski cross
  B: Snowboard cross
  C: Cross-country skiing
What is Britain's best finish in a ski discipline at the Winter Olympics?
  A: 8th
  B: 6th
  C: 4th
Which Winter Olympic sport uses a house and a stone?
  A: Ice hockey
  B: Curling
  C: Biathlon
Where are the 2010 Games being held?
  A: Vancouver, Canada
  B: Calgary, Canada
  C: Montreal, Canada
Which current monarch has competed in five Winter Olympics?
  A: King Carl Gustaf of Sweden
  B: King Juan Carlos of Spain
  C: Prince Albert of Monaco
Which country topped the medal table at the 2002 Games?
  A: USA
  B: Austria
  C: Germany


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