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

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1.

At the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games, which Korean martial art was introduced as a demonstration sport?

  Taekwondo

  Iaido

  Kumdo

  Hapkido

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2.

At the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games, who won the women's 100-meters gold medal despite having been diagnosed with Graves' disease in 1990?

  Juliet Cuthbert

  Voula Patoulidou

  Merlene Ottey

  Gail Devers

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3.

Who holds the record for the most medals (of any type) at a single celebration of the Olympic Games?

  Paavo Nurmi

  Michael Phelps (twice) & Alexander Dityatin (once)

  Larissa Latynina

  Mark Spitz

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4.

When was the Olympic flag first flown at the Olympic Games?

  1896 Athens Olympics

  1900 Paris Olympics

  1908 London Olympics

  1920 Antwerp Olympics

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5.

At the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games, which famous American track and field athlete won four gold medals?

  Jesse Owens

  Michael Johnson

  Ralph Metcalfe

  Carl Lewis

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6.

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

  Archery and Equestrian

  Boxing and Wrestling

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7.

Name the great athlete who starred in 'Endurance,' a movie that chronicles his life and his quest for the gold medal at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.

  Paul Tergat

  Haile Gebrselassie

  Emil Zatopek

  Kenenisa Bekele

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