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Crew

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Crew is played in a long boat with 1, 2, 4 or 8 rowers and a “coxswain," or a captain whose job it is to keep the rowing under control. Crew is an excellent college sport and the most famous crew championship is the Harvard-Yale Regatta.

  1. 1. What is the most famous crew championship?
    1. a. The Cambridge Mash-up
    2. b. The Harvard-Oxford Bowl
    3. c. The Harvard-Yale Regatta
  2. 2. How big can a crew team be?
    1. a. 5
    2. b. 7
    3. c. 8
  3. 3. What is the "coxswain"?
    1. a. The coach
    2. b. The rower
    3. c. The captain