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Quiz on Summer Olympic Games - 2008 Beijing Olympics Olympics


Answer the following questions related to the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

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1.

At the 2008 Beijing Olympics, who equalled Alexander Dityatin's record for the most medals (of any type) at a single celebration of the Olympic Games?

  Nikolay Andrianov

  Mark Spitz

  Michael Phelps

  Larissa Latynina

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2.

Usain Bolt set a stunning record at the 2008 Beijing Olympics by running the 100 meters in 9.69 seconds. Which country did he represent?

  Jamaica

  United States

  Spain

  Russia

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3.

For the first time in Olympic history, the medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics included material besides metal.  An inlaid disc of which stone was included in the 2008 Olympic medals?

  Emerald

  Ruby

  Onyx

  Jade

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4.

Who officially opened the Beijing Olympics on 8 August 2008?

  Liu Qi

  Jacques Rogge

  George W. Bush

  Hu Jintao

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

In the 2008 Olympics, the sailing events were not held in Beijing. Where were they held?

  Shanghai

  Qingdao

  Hong Kong

  Qinhuangdao

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6.

Which country won the maximun number of gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics?

  China

  Russia

  Germany

  USA

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7.

Which stadium features on the medals awarded at the 2008 Beijing Olympics?

  White City Stadium

  Vélodrome de Vincennes

  Panathinaiko Stadium

  Stockholms Olympiastadion

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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