WONDER #2581: What are the Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports?
Question 1 of 3
The ___________________ is when a horse wins the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, and Belmont Stakes.
- Derby Three
- Rose Blanket
- Churchill Win
- Triple Crown
Question 2 of 3
Which fact best proves that the Kentucky Derby has grown in popularity since its first year?
- Thirteen horses have won the Triple Crown.
- 10,000 people attended the first Kentucky Derby in 1875, and 169,307 attended in 2012.
- “Secretariat” was a movie about the horse who won the Triple Crown and holds the Derby record.
- The Kentucky Derby is a fashion event as well as a horse race.
Question 3 of 3
The Kentucky Derby is held at _______________________.
- Belmont Park
- Churchill Downs
- Pimlico Race Course
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