The options paint a fairly accurate picture of how life was like back then. Chinese youths these days have become too sedentary, because the academic pressures is often crushing.
Format is "Skill--Number of People Voted--Percentage Out of All the People Who Voted"
Using chopsticks: 2571 (9%) -- I wonder if they mean "the correct method of holding chopsticks"; otherwise, how do these people eat???
Tying shoelaces: 633 (2%)
Whistle blowing: 13012 (47%)
Snapping fingers: 6216 (23%)
Swimming: 13220 (48%) -- Implies lack of natural and/or unpolluted streams, and swimming facilities
Rope Jumping: 888 (3%) -- We used to have rope jumping contests!
Badminton: 1093 (4%) -- Seriously, this should be considered one of the Chinese national sports.
Table Tennis: 6189 (23%) -- Again, implies lack of facilities
Mahjong: 9429 (34%) -- This, coupled with gambling, is the favorite past-time of many adults
Poker: 1912 (7%)
Sit Ups: 863 (3%) -- One of the "skills" my PE classes tested for :'(
Pen twirling: 5019 (18%)
Bicylce:2112 (8%) -- How else do you go from one place to another, esp. if there is no public transportation system in your home city?
Blowing Bubblegum：1677 (6%)
Climbing Trees：16611 (61%) -- There are fewer trees in my city now.
Others: 2829 (10%)
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