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The modern-day Summer Olympics began in 1896 in Athens, Greece. Every four years, nations compete with their top athletes against one another. Every Summer Olympic Games is here. See if you can get the gold by defeating these quizzes!   

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Interesting Facts From The Olympics

This quiz gives you ten interesting facts from the Summer Olympics.
Average (10 qns)
Mar 28 15
345 plays
History of the Olympic Decathlon

This quiz will examine Olympic decathlon history. The two day, ten event competition includes: 100-meter dash; long jump; shot put; high jump; 400-meter run; 110-meter hurdles; discus; pole vault; javelin; & 1500-meter run
Tough (10 qns)
Jun 01 16
114 plays
The Early Modern Olympics (1896-1912)

This quiz covers the early days of the Modern Olympics--the first five regular Olympics and the Intercalated Games of 1906.
Average (10 qns)
Dec 30 15
183 plays
Greatest Summer Olympians

Many athletes have competed at the Olympic Games, the world's greatest collection of the fastest, strongest, and most skilled men and women. How much do you know of the best of the best?
Average (10 qns)
Nov 23 08
1545 plays
Extraordinary Olympic Champions

Can you identify these amazing and extraordinary Olympians?
Tough (10 qns)
Sep 01 11
1164 plays
Olympic Games Firsts

The first Modern Olympic Games were held in Athens in 1896. Since then the format of the Games has evolved to take shape as we now know them, but do you know what was first introduced at the Games in each of the following years?
Average (10 qns)
Feb 10 13
339 plays
Olympic Swimming

To all those enthusiastic swimming buffs out there who love trivia.
Tough (10 qns)
Apr 29 11
231 plays
Summer Olympics: Being First May Not Mean Gold

First place or being first at the Olympics may not necessarily mean being awarded a gold medal. See if you can identify some of these Olympic firsts.
Difficult (10 qns)
Aug 20 16
228 plays
Road Cycling in the Olympics

Road cycling has been a part of the Summer Olympics since 1896, and the Olympic medals recently have acquired a prestige just below the Grand Tours among cyclists. This quiz covers the history of road cycling in the Olympics.
Average (20 qns)
Aug 30 08
348 plays
Modern Summer Olympics

A short quiz about the Modern Summer Olympic Games.
Tough (10 qns)
Dec 20 06
807 plays
Name That Olympic Sport

How much do you know about the different Olympic sports?
Tough (10 qns)
Aug 18 08
2181 plays
Olympic Marathon Winners

The Marathon is one of the hardest events in the sport calendar. To win Olympic gold in this event is a great honour. In this quiz we will meet some of the Olympic winners and participants.
Average (10 qns)
May 06 14
168 plays
Some Like it Hot!

Let's look at the events that are part of the Summer Olympics, past and present. These athletes do like it hot.
Average (10 qns)
Oct 07 12
2049 plays
Olympic City

One year, one city can you tell the name of Olympic city for each years? So let's go
Easy (10 qns)
Aug 29 00
3840 plays
Dates of Olympic Games

Match the olympic venues to the correct dates from this list- 1896, 1936, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000.
Easy (10 qns)
Apr 15 00
3864 plays
10 Great Olympic Athletes

This is a quiz on 10 great Olympic athletes. Have fun!
Average (10 qns)
Oct 13 08
1128 plays
The Summer Olympics

Back before the days of ESPN and round the clock sports and millionaire athletes, the summer Olympics was a very special event. I've come up with a few questions based on my Olympic memories and some stories I've read over the years.
Tough (10 qns)
Oct 05 05
627 plays
Summer Olympic Dates

In what year were the Summer Olympics held in each of these locations?
Easy (10 qns)
Jun 18 00
3576 plays
Tennis in Olympics

A quiz to test how much you know about the beautiful game and its association with the Olympic Games. Have fun and do not let the questions ace you!
Tough (15 qns)
Aug 23 04
378 plays
Track and Field Olympic Athletes

How much do you know about some of the greatest track and field athletes since the Olympics started again in 1896?
Tough (10 qns)
Feb 15 08
447 plays
Summer Olympic Games

For fans of the Summer Olympic Games, you should know these facts.
Average (10 qns)
Nov 30 07
885 plays
The Summer Olympics

This quiz is quite a mixture of traditions and events at the Olympics.
Difficult (10 qns)
Nov 24 11
384 plays
A-Z Summer Gold Medallists

Test your knowledge of gold medallists at the Summer Olympic Games since 1948. Most of the athletes are very well known, but there are a few not so famous. Go for Gold!
Tough (25 qns)
Aug 13 03
1011 plays
Summer Olympic Games

This quiz will test your overall knowledge of Olympic events.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Apr 21 11
264 plays
Olympic Medalists: Women

Life is tough, and so is this quiz about successfull female Olympic athletes. But you can handle it! Have fun!
Tough (10 qns)
Sep 11 00
897 plays
Soccer in the Olympic Games

Try to remember all that information you read every four years, or even better, what you have watched through the years of Olympic Soccer competition.
Tough (10 qns)
Apr 12 03
288 plays
Olympic Games 1920 & 1924

After the First World War, the Olympic Games were a sporting tonic for the peoples of the world, after so much bloodshed. How much do you know about the Games of 1920 and 1924?
Average (10 qns)
Feb 04 03
381 plays
Olympic Facts

Just some facts about the modern era Summer Olympic Games. So how much do you think you know? Mostly multiple choice.
Difficult (15 qns)
Aug 17 04
882 plays
Olympic Games

Sydney Olympics were held in 2000.
Tough (10 qns)
Aug 14 00
2202 plays
Summer Olympic Games

A challenging quiz for the Olympic affectionado! Enjoy!
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Oct 13 11
348 plays
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