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Pogo Stick

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The pogo stick is a very popular toy that you can use to jump around on. There is a platform for you to stand on as well as a stick to hold on to. The pogo toy has a solid rubber foot that won't slip as you bounce. A spring inside reacts to your weight and launches you back up in the air. The name "pogo" is said to come from the name "Pohlmann & Goppel," a UK company that used to make the toy.

  1. 1. What kind of foot does a pogo stick have?
    1. a. Rubber
    2. b. Steel
    3. c. Glue
  2. 2. What does "pogo" come from?
    1. a. Poofy Goofy
    2. b. Pondistair Goode
    3. c. Pohlmann & Goppel
  3. 3. Where was the original pogo company?
    1. a. USA
    2. b. The UK
    3. c. China