Sample Winter Olympics Worksheet
Winter Olympics Theme Unit

 Name _____________________________ Date ___________________
The Luge (Winter Olympics)
Interesting Fact: The word luge is French for "racing sled."

Sample

 1 At the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah, Patric-Fritz Leitner and Alexander Resch won the gold medal in men's double luge. Their times were 42.953 and 43.139. What was their combined time?
 2 Tony Benshoof finished second in a World's Cup Luge Competition. His time was 1 minute, 48.603 seconds. The first place finisher, Armin Zoggeler, finished 0.629 seconds ahead of him. What was Zoggeler's time?
 3 According to International Luge Regulations, a competition may be held when the temperature is as low as -25C. If the temperature on the day of the competition is -13C, what is the temperature in degrees Fahrenheit? (use the formula F = (9/5)C + 32)
 4 The maximum allowed weight that includes the luge sled and the racer is 90.5 kg for luge singles. Andrew weighs 70.4 kg. What is the maximum weight his sled could be?
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