English Exercises > sports exercises > QUIZ : Are a sporty person ? + Test your knowledge about football, 4 famous sportsmen and the Fifa World Cup
 
English Exercises presents our new interactive self-correcting worksheets and workbooks.
You'll love them, and so will your students!

At the playground worksheet preview
At the playground
victor

At the playground 3 worksheet preview
At the playground 3
victor

Sports worksheet preview
Sports
victor

At the playground 2 worksheet preview
At the playground 2
victor

Sports Phrasal Verbs worksheet preview
Sports Phrasal Verbs
estherlee76

Discover all them in liveworksheets.com


EnglishExercises.org presents

Liveworksheets.com: Online worksheets with interactive exercises, sounds, video and self-correction.

 
likes and dislikes (using sports vocabulary)
Level: elementary
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 2646

 
MY FAVOURITE SPORT - READING
Level: elementary
Age: 9-12
Downloads: 2091

 
SPORTS AND ACTIVITIES - EXERCISES
Level: elementary
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 2030

 
SPORTS AND ACTIVITIES - WORDSEARCH
Level: elementary
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 1704

 


 

Are you a sporty person?

If you can answer at least 70% of these questions correctly (7 out of 10), then you are really a sporty person!!

 

Exercise 1: Do you recognize these sports? Write the correct word in each box.
 
horse riding / running / hockey / parachute jumping / handball / weight lifting / gymnastics / golf / motor cross / football / skiing / cycling / judo / canoeing / karate / bowling / basketball / baseball / badminton / ice skating / water polo / volleyball / tennis / table tennis
 
 
 
 
 
  
   
  
     
 
 
   
  
 
 
Exercise 2 : How often do you practise sport ? A quiz to check how sporty you are!
 

1) How often do you go jogging? 

 
2) What do you usually do on Sunday?  

 

 

3) Do you know David Beckham?

 

4) What’s your favourite sport?

 

5) What’s your dream job?

 
 
Exercise 3 : How much do you know about football? Find the correct answer!
 

Goal keeper  /   soccer ball   /   player   /   field or pitch   /   referee   /   goal

 
  Number 1   
 
  Number 2
 
  Number 3
 
  Number 4
 
  Number 5
 
  Number 6
 

1)This person makes decisions about penalties and goals

 
2) A group of football player 

 

3) This person directs the team to help them win 

 
4) A player assigned to protect the goal 
 
5) How many players are there in a football team?   

 

6) Players that cover the middle of the field.

 

7) A player whose task is to score goals to win the game. 

 
 
 
 
Exercise 4 : Can you recognize these famous sportsmen ? Find the correct answer.
 
  
 
1) Michael Phelps

a. Michael Phelps is Canadian.

b. Michael Phelps is a famous :
c. Michael Phelps won .......  gold medals at the 2008 Olympic Games!

 
2) Gaël Monfils
a. Gaël Monfils is a famous :
b. Gaël Monfils comes from  :
c. In the French Openin 2008, Monfils ………  
 
3) Wayne Rooney
a. Wayne Rooney is a famous :
b. Wayne Rooney plays as a striker for :

c. Wayne Rooney became the youngest scorer in competition history when he scored twice against Switzerland during the following match :

 
4) Tiger Woods
a. Tiger Woods is a famous :
b. Tiger Woods is from :
 
 
 
 
Exercise 5 : Read the text about the Fifa World cup in South Africa (2010) and answer the question



The Fifa World cup in South Africa (2010)

WHO IS THE WINNER?

In 1928, when the Frenchman Jules Rimet devised a football league with the leading teams in the world, it was the main sports tournament of all time. In 80 years of history, the numbers of the World Cup are:
In 1930, 13 teams participated the tournament in Uruguay with 18 matches. In South Africa this year, the competition will have 32 teams and 64 games. In the last World Cup in 2006, about 26 billion viewers saw the matches in 214 countries.
In South Africa, there are seven world champions’ teams - Brazil, Italy, Germany, Argentina, Uruguay, England and France – and there are two selections candidates to win the trophy. Spain, the first in the FIFA rankings, promises to consolidate itself as a traditional selection, and the Netherlands, decided to show that it can conquer the world
.
          
 
a) The World Cup is eighty years of history.
b) Uruguay World Cup, in 1930, thirty-two teams participated in the tournament in sixty-four matches.
c) At the last World Cup in 2006, twenty-six billion viewers saw the World Cup in two hundred and fourteen different countries.
d) For the 2010 Africa World Cup, there are seven world champions´ teams participating, which are Brazil, Italy, Germany, Argentina, Uruguay, England and Spain.

 

       


 

 

Link to this exercise from your website or blog: