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Where will the 2018 Winter Olympic Games be held?
PyeongChang, South Korea
When and where will the Olympic torch relay end?
On February 9 at the PyeongChang Olympic Plaza
What famous K-pop singers performed at the main gate of Gyeongbok Palace in Seul, what did the torchbearers reenact?t
A royal carriage parade
What famous K-pop singers performed at the torch relay at Gyeongbok Palace?
BTOB and Cosmic Girls
What type of organizations has the torch visited along the relay route to "brighten the lies of many who endure difficulties on a daily basis"?
An education center for underprivileged youth, senior community and welfare centers, disability organizations, and cultural centers
What is the mascot of the 2018 Winter Olympics?
A white tiger named Soohorang
What event begins the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games?
The entry of the athletes into the stadium
What is the last event that occurs during the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games?
The lighting of the Olympic cauldron
During what ceremony is the Olympic flag handed over to the next Olympic host city?
During the closing ceremonies
What does the gathering of the athletes in the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremonies symbolize?
When and where did winter sports make their debut in the Olympics?
During the Summer Games in London in 1908
When and where was the first Winter Olympic Games held?
In Chamonix, France, in 1924
How many sports are featured at the 2018 Winter Olympics?
What sport featured in the Winter Olympics was the first Olympic sport open to women competitors?
Figure skating
What sport has the largest number of discipline in the Winter Olympics?
When was snowboarding added to the Olympic games?
1998 at the Nagano Winter Olympics
Approximately how many athletes will the U.S, send to games?
Around 240 athletes
At the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, who became the youngest athlete in history to win an Olympic slalom good medal?
Michaela Chiffon
How many Olympic good medals has U.S. snowboarder Shaun White won?
Who are the dominant long-distance speed skaters on the U.S. women's team?
Heather Bergsma and Brittany Bowe
What speed skating event is scheduled to make it's Olympic debut at the 2018 games?
Mass start speed skating
Who won gold medals in the halfpipe at the 2014 Sochi games?
Maddie Bowman and David Wise
Who are the two brothers who are expected to compete on the U.S. aerials team?
Chris and Jon Lillis
What first-time accomplishment did Nathan Chen perform during the 2017 U.S. Figure Skating Championships?
Chen became the first skater to land five quadruple jumps in one program
What countries have dominated the women's luge in the Olympics?
Austria and Germany