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

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1.

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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2.

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.

  Haile Gebrselassie

  Paul Tergat

  Kenenisa Bekele

  Emil Zatopek

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

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

  Valentina Yegorova

  Joan Benoit

  Ingrid Kristiansen

  Rosa Mota

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4.

In which events did the versatile American sportsman Jim Thorpe win two gold medals at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics?

  Handball and Volleyball

  Pentathlon and Decathlon

  Rowing and Yachting

  Baseball and Basketball

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5.

In which year were the Summer Olympics to be held in Berlin, Germany cancelled due to World War I?

  1912

  1916

  1920

  1924

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6.

Who set the record for the most medals at one Olympic Games by winning eight medals at the 1980 Moscow Olympics?

  Paavo Nurmi

  Alexander Dityatin

  Mark Spitz

  Michael Phelps

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

What is the serial number of the Summer Olympics that were to be held in Berlin (Germany), but were cancelled due to World War I?

  IV

  V

  VI

  VII

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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