World Cup South AfricaJune 2010 June 2010. Kindly contributed to www.skillsworkshop.orgby Susan Kindred, Oakfield School and College, Hindley, Wigan.All information and graphics from the FIFA website. Suitable for literacy and numeracy groups of all levels. Questions can be easily adapted if they are too easy. For quiz questions: run the PPT full screen. Click on the green box of your choice to check your answer. Play individually or in small groups.
South Africa– June 2010 Facts: The last time England won was in 1966 Germany hosted the last world cup. Brazil will host the world cup in 2014
Group A South Africa Mexico Uruguay France
Group B Argentina Nigeria Korea Greece
Group C England USA Algeria Slovenia
Group D Germany Australia Serbia Ghana
Group E Netherlands Denmark Japan Cameroon
Group F Italy Paraguay New Zealand Slovakia
Group G Brazil Korea DPR Côte d'Ivoire Portugal
Group H Spain Switzerland Honduras Chile
Warm up question: How many matches are played in each group (remember they all play each other once and there is no home and away)? 8 6 Sorry try again Correct!
Did you get that right? • remember they all play each other once… AvB AvC AvD BvC BvD CvD
Question 1: Who are hosting the 2010 World Cup? New Zealand South Africa Sorry try again Correct!
Question 2: Which country does this flag belong to: Australia Ireland Sorry try again Correct!
Question 3: On which continent is England? Africa Europe Sorry try again Correct!
Question 4: What are the two colours on the English flag? Red and blue White and red Sorry try again Correct!
Question 5: Where was the 2006 World Cup held? Germany France Sorry try again Correct!
Question 6: Who won the 1966 World Cup? Wales England Sorry try again Correct!
Question 7: How many teams are playing in the World Cup? 20 32 Sorry try again Correct!
Sorry try again Correct! Question 8: How many groups are there in the 2010 World Cup? 4 8
Sorry try again Question 9: How many teams in each group? 6 4 Correct!
Sorry try again Question 10: How many matches will each team play in the group stages? 3 4 Correct!
Sorry try again Question 11: So how many group stage matches is that altogether? 48 32 Correct!
Sorry try again Question 12: How many will reach the knockout stages? 16 8 Correct!
Sorry try again Question 13: How many matches will the winning team have played ? 5 7 Correct!
Question 14: Where is the final held? South Africa Wembley England Sorry try again Correct!
The Stadiums to be used. Find out more on the FIFA website.