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Football

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One of America's favorite sports, Football was actually played for the first time in ancient China. From there, the tackling and exciting pile-ups evolved in the Middle Ages as "mob ball," where loosely organized people would fight for a ball. If you think American football is intense and exciting, you should check out an English rugby match.

  1. 1. What is more intense than football?
    1. a. Wrestling
    2. b. Rugby
    3. c. Ice skating
  2. 2. What was football called in the Middle Ages?
    1. a. Mob ball
    2. b. Ravage
    3. c. Pile-up
  3. 3. Where was football first played?
    1. a. China
    2. b. Mexico
    3. c. India