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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.

Who set the record at the 2008 Beijing Olympics for the maximum number of gold medals at a single Olympic Games?

  Paavo Nurmi

  Larissa Latynina

  Mark Spitz

  Michael Phelps

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

Name the first Briton to win 3 Gold medals in a single Olympics at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

  Roger Federer

  Michael Phelps

  Chris Hoy

  Mark Spitz

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

At the 2008 Beijing Olympics, which discipline started even before the official opening ceremony?

  Swimming

  Football

  Gymnastics

  Sailing

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

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

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

Which Chinese gymnast was suspended by wires and ran around the top rim of the stadium before lighting the Olympic Torch at the inauguration ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympics ?

  Li Xiaoshuang

  Gao Min

  Yao Ming

  Li Ning

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

Who won the gold medal in the 10 meter air rifle event at the 2008 Beijing Olympics to become India's first individual Olympic gold medallist after 108 years?

  Abhinav Bindra

  Leander Paes

  Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

  Anjali Bhagwat

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

Who won the gold medal in the men's singles tennis event at the 2008 Beijing Olympics?

  Rafael Nadal

  Fernando Gonzalez

  Novak Djokovic

  Roger Federer

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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