Iditarod

Answer the following questions about the Iditarod.

Question 1:   In what state does the Iditarod take place?
North Dakota
Minnesota
Alaska

Question 2:   The Iditarod takes place in what month?
February
January
March

Question 3:   Approximately how many miles is the Iditarod?
1000
800
1200

Question 4:   What city holds the ceremonial start?
Juneau
Nome
Anchorage

Question 5:   Where does the race end?
Anchorage
Wasilla
Nome

Question 6:   The Iditarod started because of this disease.
polio
measles
diphtheria

Question 7:   What is the award for the last place sledder called?
Sledder Award
Mush Award
Red Lantern

Question 8:   What animal causes the greatest threat to the mushers?
deer
wolf
moose

Question 9:   A sledder starts with this many dogs.
16
12
10

Question 10:   The longest stop the musher is required to take during the race is_______.
12 hours
8 hours
24 hours

This Quiz has been designed by Judy Kvaale.