Read all about a special race


First print this page. Then click on this link: Special race

Find the answers to these questions. Remember: you DON’T have to understand every word!

   
1   Where was the race? Circle the correct answer.
   
a) In a city   b) In a jungle   c) In a desert
   
2   50 miles: 1 mile = about 1.6 kilometres
   
How long was the race in kilometres? _________________________
   
3   Who was in the race?
   
a _______________________ and a _______________________
   
4   Who won the race?
   

   
5   Was it the first race like this?
   

   
6   How old is Tom Johnson?
   

   
7   How long did the race take?
   

   
8   Al Barraq had to stop for food and water. How long were the two breaks?
   

   
9   What animals were a problem for Tom in the race?
 

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