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Which community the word "ski" itself is one of a handful of words Norway has exported?

International Community
Indian Community
Sweden Community
Norway Community


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From where the word "ski" comes from ?

the Old Norse word "skio"
the Greek word "skio"
the Latin word "skio"
the word "skiee"


The work "ski" comes from the Old Norse word "skíð" which means split piece of wood or firewood.

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Alpine ski racing as an organized sport commenced in both _________.

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America and Japan
Japan and Australia
America and Australia
Sri Lanka and Iran


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How many type of Skiing exists ?

1
2
3
4


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__________ originated in the European Alps, and is characterized by fixed-heel bindings that attach at both the toe and the heel of the skier''s boot.

Alpine Ski
Nordic Ski
Both
None


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Sub-genres of alpine skiing include:____________.

Ski-flying
Heliskiing
Freestyle
Both Freestyle and Heliskiing


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Nordic Skiing uses __________ bindings that attach at the toes of the skier''s boots but not at the heels.

deep-heel
free-heel
high-heel
large-heel


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Telemark is the sub-genres of ___________ skiing.

Cross-country skiing
Ski-flying and ski jumping
Skijoring
Nordic


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In 2006 in Torino, the U.S. earned ___________ in alpine: Ted Ligety in the men''s combined and Julia Mancuso in women''s giant slalom

one gold
two gold''s
one silver
two silvers


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Thorleif Haug of Norway won gold in both of _________ cross-country skiing.

5 km and10 km
15 km and 30 km
15 km and 50 km
25 km and 50 km


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