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The Olympics Quiz...

A Few Question About The Olympics With Related Pics. 12 Questions.

 
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The first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896 - In which city?

  • Cardiff
  • Berlin
  • London
  • Athens

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What was the first Asian country to participate at the Olympic Games in 1912?

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Thailand

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In the St. Louis Olympics, gymnast George Eyser won 3 golds 2 silvers & a bronze despite competing with which disability?

  • Deaf
  • One Arm
  • Wooden Leg
  • Down's Syndrome

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Which British rower won gold medals at five successive Olympics between 1984-2000?

  • Steve Redgrave
  • James Cracknell
  • Matthew Pinsent
  • Tim Foster

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Which fruit (actually a flower inverted into itself) was given as laurels to the winners of the first Olympics as a medal?

  • Caper
  • Pomegranate
  • Pineapple
  • Fig

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Where was the summer Olympics held at which Canadian Ben Johnson was disqualified for taking drugs?

  • Moscow 1980
  • Los Angeles 1984
  • Seoul 1988
  • Barcelona 1992

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Where were the first Winter Olympics held in 1924?

  • Lake Placid, U.S
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
  • Sapporo, Japan
  • Chamonix, France

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Which was the only Eastern Block nation to take part in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics?

  • Bulgaria
  • Romania
  • Poland
  • Hungary

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Which Caribbean country entered a bobsleigh team in the 1988 Winter Olympics?

  • Trinidad & Tobago
  • Barbados
  • Jamaica
  • Antigua & Barbuda

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Which terrorist group (a faction of the PLO) caused the hostage crisis at the 1972 Munich Olympics?

  • Black September
  • Al-Qaeda
  • Red Army Faction
  • Hezbollah

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What was the name of Russian bear mascot 1980 summer Olympics?

  • Gorby
  • Misha
  • Boris
  • Rupert

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What city was the first in the Southern Hemisphere to host the Summer Olympics?

  • Melbourne
  • Sydney
  • Mexico City
  • Tokyo

 

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