Answer the following questions in English about the French language Olympic brochure:
How often are the winter Olympics held?
The Vancouver 2010 Olympics is what number Olympiad?
Where is Vancouver located?
What is the population of Vancouver?
What adjectives does the author use to describe the host city?
Where and when have previous Olympic games been held in Canada?
Where were the original Olympic games held?
Who did those ancient Olympic games honor?
What year did the ancient Olympics begin?
What are two differences between the ancient and modern Olympics?
What event ended the ancient Olympic games? What year was that?
How long in total did the ancient Olympic games run?
(Avant Christ=B.C., Après Christ=A.D.)
What French person proposed restarting the Olympic games?
What year did the modern Olympics begin?
What do the five rings of the Olympic symbol represent?
Who are 3 Canadian athletes who will participate in these Olympics, and what are their sports?
Write your four favorite winter Olympic sports in French and English.
What do you like about each of the 2010 Olympic mascots?
What does “Paralympic” mean? Who competes in the Paralympics?
What are the dates for the 2010 Winter Olympics?
What is the official Vancouver 2010 Olympics website to find more info?
Imagine that you are a reporter. Now that you have done your research, you need to write a 6 sentence press release describing the Olympics, their origin, importance, location this year, and why French is an official language.