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Answer the following questions related to the Modern Summer Olympic Games.

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1.

Which two modern sports were blended in the ancient Pankration, a sport introduced in the Greek Olympic Games in 648 B.C.?

  Pole Vault and Triple Jump

  Sailing and Rowing

  Boxing and Wrestling

  Archery and Equestrian

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

In which years were the Summer Olympics cancelled due to World War II?

  1932 and 1936

  1940 and 1944

  1948 and 1952

  1956 and 1960

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

Which Olympic sport has events such as 470 class, Dragon class, Finn class, and Soling class?

  Sailing

  Archery

  Fencing

  Equestrian

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

Who is known as the Father of Modern Olympics?

  Demetrius Vikelas

  Pierre de Coubertin

  Henri de Baillet-Latour

  Avery Brundage

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

In which event did the Australian legend Ric Charlesworth win a silver medal at the 1976 Montreal Olympics?

  Field Hockey

  Archery

  Pole Vault

  Tennis

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

Who was the first ever women's marathon champion at the Olympic Games?

  Rosa Mota

  Ingrid Kristiansen

  Joan Benoit

  Valentina Yegorova

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

What is typically handed over by the host city to the next organizing city at the closing ceremony of the Olympic Games?

  Olympic medals

  Olympic mascots

  Olympic flag

  Olympic flame

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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