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

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1.

What metal is used in the third-place medal?

  brass

  gold

  silver

  bronze

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

Who is the only athlete to win the Olympic marathon title twice in succession?

  Mark Spitz

  Abebe Bikila

  Nadia Comaneci

  Kipchoge Keino

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

What do the rings on the Olympic Games flag represent?

  Five primary colors

  Seven continents of the world

  Seven primary colors

  Five continents of the world

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

Who duplicated Jesse Owens' 1936 feat by winning four golds in track and field in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics?

  Carl Lewis

  Edwin Moses

  Wilma Rudolph

  Derek Redmond

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

Who was the first winner in modern Olympics?

  Mark Spitz

  James Connelly

  Nadia Comaneci

  Abebe Bikila

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

What is the distance of the marathon race in the Olympics?

  21 miles 585 yards

  22 miles 855 yards

  24 miles 835 yards

  26 miles 385 yards

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

Name the person who has won the maximum number of total career gold medals (i.e., cumulative gold medals over a period of time) in the Olympics.

  Michael Phelps

  Mark Spitz

  Paavo Nurmi

  Carl Lewis

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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