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Wakeboarding

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A wakeboarder is pulled on a board and uses the "wake," or waves behind a boat, to launch from the surface of the water and do tricks. Beginning wakeboarders start out going 15 to 18 miles an hour while more experienced pros catch waves at speeds up to 30 miles an hour!

  1. 1. How fast does a pro wakeboarder go?
    1. a. 35 mph
    2. b. 40 mph
    3. c. 30 mph
  2. 2. How fast does a beginning boarder ride?
    1. a. 22 mph
    2. b. 15 mph
    3. c. 20 mph
  3. 3. What is a "wake"?
    1. a. The waves behind a boat
    2. b. The waves on the side of a boat
    3. c. The waves in front of a boat