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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!
130 quizzes and 1,820 trivia questions.
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  The Need for Speed popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
At the conclusion of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics nine women had either equaled or broken the world record for the 100m dash at the Summer Olympics. This quiz identifies that progress. Install the female athlete against the year they achieved this feat.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Oct 26 22
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Oct 26 22
84 plays
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  History of the Summer Olympics - 10 questions - 3 mins
A lot has happened since the modern Summer Olympic Games were first held in 1896. What do you know about the history of its events, as well as the history of the host cities?
Average, 10 Qns, Lance_the_Red, Oct 04 22
Average
Lance_the_Red
Oct 04 22
157 plays
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  The God Days of Summer editor best quiz top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
To sports buffs & mere mortals like me, the Olympics are a piece of heaven. This quiz looks at some the events that represent the good, the bad & the ugly of the 1988 Summer Olympic Games in Seoul.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jul 16 22
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Jul 16 22
172 plays
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  Taking it to the Limit top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Olympic motto "Faster, Higher, Stronger" applies to all sports included in the games but among those requiring the most physical exertion are track and field events. Can you identify ten outstanding Olympic athletes?
Average, 10 Qns, CmdrK, Nov 12 13
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CmdrK gold member
507 plays
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  Olympic Games 1960 at Rome top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are some remarkable sporting results of the 1960 Summer Olympics. All questions are multiple choice. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Jun 09 10
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JanIQ gold member
371 plays
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  1972 Summer Olympics in Munich - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Munich Olympics witnessed the tragedy of a terror attack but also some great sporting accomplishments.
Average, 10 Qns, skipp1, May 16 09
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skipp1
1221 plays
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  1908: London's First Games top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Let's take a look back to the politics, performances, and personalities from the first time the Games came to the old smoke in 1908.
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Mar 19 09
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Snowman gold member
273 plays
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  Olympic Games Firsts popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, moonraker2, May 01 18
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moonraker2 gold member
May 01 18
593 plays
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  1968 Mexico City Summer Olympics top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A look back at the Summer Olympics in Mexico City of 1968, in a decade that changed the world! I hope that you enjoy it. :)
Average, 10 Qns, Nightmare, Sep 02 09
Average
Nightmare gold member
493 plays
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  1948: London's Austerity Games great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
After the ravages of a world war, many doubted that an international sporting event was possible, or even desirable. Step forward London to put on a spectacular show, on a shoestring.
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Nov 14 09
Average
Snowman gold member
207 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Who was the first athlete to win consecutive Olympic gold in the Marathon?

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  The Antwerp Summer Olympics: 1920 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A quiz on the 1920 Summer Olympics at Antwerp.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Jun 10 10
Average
JanIQ gold member
211 plays
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  1972 Munich Olympics popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
Relive the famous and infamous moments of the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.
Average, 15 Qns, amcoffice, Feb 20 18
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amcoffice
Feb 20 18
446 plays
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  Olympics Back in Paris: 1924 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In 1924, Paris became the first city in the world to hold the Summer Olympic Games twice. What do you know about the VIII Olympiad? Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Mar 25 10
Average
jonnowales
198 plays
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  2016 Summer Olympics - Parade of Nations - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ten countries sent at least 300 competitors to the 2016 Summer Olympics. From the Parade of Nations, guess the country by its entrance position, flag bearer, and number of competitors. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Aug 06 16
Average
Triviaballer gold member
Aug 06 16
546 plays
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  Lords Leaping: Olympic Long Jump Winners - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match the winner of Olympic Gold with his nationality.
Easier, 10 Qns, gme24, Dec 20 17
Easier
gme24 gold member
Dec 20 17
283 plays
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  Early Olympic Years: Paris 1900 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Every major sporting event has to start at some point, and in this quiz we will go back to the early years of the global phenomenon that is the Olympics. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Nov 15 09
Average
jonnowales
237 plays
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  The Early Modern Olympics (1896-1912) - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz covers the early days of the Modern Olympics--the first five regular Olympics and the Intercalated Games of 1906.
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Dec 30 15
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bernie73 gold member
363 plays
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  Interesting Facts From The Olympics popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz gives you ten interesting facts from the Summer Olympics.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Mar 28 15
Average
Creedy gold member
559 plays
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  1904 St. Louis Summer Olympics great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A look back at the Olympiad III, St. Louis, Missouri. I hope that you enjoy it. :)
Average, 10 Qns, Nightmare, Feb 15 10
Average
Nightmare gold member
265 plays
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  Year of Olympic Games - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the olympic venues to the correct dates from this list- 1896, 1936, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000.
Easier, 10 Qns, magicbadger, Dec 26 09
Easier
magicbadger
4061 plays
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  Triple Jump Gold Medal Match - 15 questions - 4 mins
There must be some other hop, step and jumpers out in Fun Trivia besides me! Match these jumpers with the year they won gold in the Olympics! Head on down the runway and good luck!
Average, 15 Qns, ghosttowner, Jun 22 18
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ghosttowner gold member
Jun 22 18
111 plays
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  XXIV Olympiad Games: 1988 Seoul great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about the 1988 Summer Games, that took place in Seoul, South Korea.
Tough, 10 Qns, ThurstAsh, Mar 21 10
Tough
ThurstAsh
309 plays
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  1912 Stockholm Summer Olympics popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The 1912 Olympics in Stockholm were a wonderful success. Over 2400 athletes from 28 nations participated in the games. It came at a high point in history, just before World War I. You may be surprised at some of the sporting events that were contested.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Oct 02 10
Average
dcpddc478
236 plays
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  Name That Olympic Sport - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about the different Olympic sports?
Tough, 10 Qns, chrislee_88, Dec 26 09
Tough
chrislee_88
2332 plays
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  Olympic City - 10 questions - 2 mins
One year, one city can you tell the name of Olympic city for each years? So let's go
Easier, 10 Qns, henri_IV, Dec 26 09
Easier
henri_IV
4049 plays
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  Road Cycling in the Olympics - 20 questions - 6 mins
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, AyatollahK, Dec 26 09
Average
AyatollahK gold member
411 plays
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  Just a Fraction More - 10 questions - 4 mins
Sprint events, especially the 100 meters, are normally very close. We will examine ten Olympic 100 meter races and some winners and losers that won or lost by just a fraction of a second.
Average, 10 Qns, gme24, Oct 21 18
Average
gme24 gold member
Oct 21 18
232 plays
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  When the Champs are Down - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Phoenix Rising team love the Olympic Games and follow their country's teams avidly. Unfortunately, sometimes their star athlete came second. You just need to identify the runner up!
Average, 10 Qns, VegemiteKid, Feb 09 19
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VegemiteKid gold member
Feb 09 19
102 plays
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  XV Olympiad Games: 1952 Helsinki popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is all about the 1952 Summer Games that took place in Helsinki, Finland.
Tough, 10 Qns, ThurstAsh, Feb 04 10
Tough
ThurstAsh
217 plays
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  Olympic Marathon Winners - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, gme24, May 09 14
Average
gme24 gold member
218 plays
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  A-Z Summer Gold Medallists - 25 questions - 9 mins
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, rogerw1nz, Dec 26 09
Tough
rogerw1nz
1068 plays
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  The Original Dream Team - 10 questions - 4 mins
I am a huge NBA fan, and loved watching the original Olympic "Dream Team" play. The team consisted of some of the greatest NBA players of all time. The majority of questions will be about the players on the team. I hope you enjoy the quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, angeldeb99, Apr 22 09
Average
angeldeb99
1131 plays
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  History of the Olympic Decathlon - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, akjay, Jun 02 16
Tough
akjay
Jun 02 16
162 plays
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  10 Great Olympic Athletes - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz on 10 great Olympic athletes. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, N-Bomb, Oct 05 10
Average
N-Bomb
1216 plays
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  Track and Field Olympic Athletes - 10 questions - 5 mins
How much do you know about some of the greatest track and field athletes since the Olympics started again in 1896?
Tough, 10 Qns, quizzster, Dec 26 09
Tough
quizzster
478 plays
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  Summer Olympic Dates - 10 questions - 2 mins
In what year were the Summer Olympics held in each of these locations?
Easier, 10 Qns, riderslady79, Mar 09 18
Easier
riderslady79
Mar 09 18
3817 plays
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  The Ultimate Summer Olympic Games Quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
For fans of the Summer Olympic Games, you should know these facts.
Average, 10 Qns, rickyd0361, Dec 26 09
Average
rickyd0361
951 plays
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  Croquet to Racquets: Unique Olympic Sports - 10 questions - 6 mins
Match the name of the unusual Olympic event with the description of the event.
Tough, 10 Qns, bernie73, May 03 19
Tough
bernie73 gold member
May 03 19
119 plays
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  Tennis in Olympics - 15 questions - 4 mins
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!
Average, 15 Qns, srini701, Dec 26 09
Average
srini701 gold member
544 plays
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  Questions on The Summer Olympics - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, markr_1, Dec 26 09
Tough
markr_1
666 plays
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  Olympic Games 1920 & 1924 - 10 questions - 3 mins
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, rogerw1nz, Dec 26 09
Average
rogerw1nz
402 plays
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  Original Dream Team 4.0 - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is about the 1992 U.S. Men's Olympics team, the one and only true Dream Team.
Average, 10 Qns, matttyags, May 26 07
Average
matttyags
627 plays
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  Olympic Medalists: Women - 10 questions - 3 mins
Life is tough, and so is this quiz about successfull female Olympic athletes. But you can handle it! Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, Kurf, Dec 26 09
Average
Kurf
2099 plays
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  1956 Melbourne Olympics - 10 questions - 4 mins
Since athletics have always been my favorite sport, here are some questions about its history, Melbourne 1956.
Tough, 10 Qns, Landries, Aug 24 16
Tough
Landries
Aug 24 16
397 plays
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  XXI Olympiad: 1976 Montreal - 10 questions - 6 mins
This is a quiz about the 1976 Summer Games.
Difficult, 10 Qns, ThurstAsh, Jun 14 09
Difficult
ThurstAsh
498 plays
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  Modern Summer Olympics - 10 questions - 4 mins
A short quiz about the Modern Summer Olympic Games.
Tough, 10 Qns, delan1, Dec 26 09
Tough
delan1
853 plays
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  XI Olympiad Games: 1936 Berlin - 10 questions - 6 mins
This a quiz about the 1936 Olympic Games.
Difficult, 10 Qns, ThurstAsh, Jan 13 09
Difficult
ThurstAsh
294 plays
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  Olympic Games 1928 - 10 questions - 3 mins
The 1928 Summer Olympic Games were held once again in Europe, the eighth time in nine Games on that continent.
Average, 10 Qns, rogerw1nz, Aug 22 16
Average
rogerw1nz
Aug 22 16
372 plays
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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.
Tough, 10 Qns, zambesi, Aug 20 16
Tough
zambesi
Aug 20 16
289 plays
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  Olympic Swimming - 10 questions - 5 mins
To all those enthusiastic swimming buffs out there who love trivia.
Tough, 10 Qns, zambesi, Sep 29 11
Tough
zambesi
284 plays
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  Olympic Games 1896 to 1904 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is the first of a series of quizzes on every Summer Olympic Games since 1896. Watch out for more Games quizzes ... let the Games begin!
Tough, 10 Qns, rogerw1nz, Oct 14 03
Tough
rogerw1nz
870 plays
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  Olympic Games 1908 & 1912 - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Olympic Games returned to Europe for the Games of 1908 and 1912. What do you know about these pre-World War I Games?
Average, 10 Qns, rogerw1nz, Oct 14 03
Average
rogerw1nz
519 plays
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  Soccer in the Olympic Games - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, MarioH, Dec 26 09
Tough
MarioH
309 plays
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  Olympics: Cycling - 10 questions - 5 mins
Woohoo! The Sydney 2000 Olympics have been and gone! I hope you had fun watching the different sports. Here's a quiz on Olympic cycling events.
Tough, 10 Qns, peche, May 10 09
Tough
peche
586 plays
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  1972 Olympics: Freestyle Wrestling - 10 questions - 5 mins
A basic quiz on the nations and individuals involved in Freestyle Wrestling at the 1972 Olympic Games at Munich.
Tough, 10 Qns, keithkomodo, Dec 27 09
Tough
keithkomodo
228 plays
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  Olympic Games 1932 - 10 questions - 5 mins
In 1932, the Summer Olympic Games returned to the U.S.A. for the first time since 1904. They were hailed as a great success, and showed a profit of over one million U.S. dollars.
Tough, 10 Qns, rogerw1nz, Oct 21 17
Tough
rogerw1nz
Oct 21 17
405 plays
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  Olympic Games: Melbourne 1956 - 10 questions - 3 mins
General questions regarding the 1956 games rather than which athlete won what contest.
Average, 10 Qns, tigercubs, Dec 03 05
Average
tigercubs
376 plays
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  XVIII Olympiad Games: 1964 Tokyo - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about the 1964 Summer Games, hosted in Tokyo.
Difficult, 10 Qns, ThurstAsh, Jan 17 09
Difficult
ThurstAsh
291 plays
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  Olympic Facts - 15 questions - 6 mins
Just some facts about the modern era Summer Olympic Games. So how much do you think you know? Mostly multiple choice.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Engadine, Dec 26 09
Difficult
Engadine
927 plays
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  Olympic Games - 10 questions - 4 mins
Sydney Olympics were held in 2000.
Tough, 10 Qns, bobniak14, Dec 26 09
Tough
bobniak14
2233 plays
61.
  10 Summer Olympic Games Questions - 10 questions - 6 mins
A challenging quiz for the Olympic affectionado! Enjoy!
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, kazmarnica, Oct 13 11
Very Difficult
kazmarnica
366 plays
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  Olympic Medallists: Men - 10 questions - 4 mins
You know everything you need to know about the Olympics? Try yourselve and go for the gold! Have fun and enjoy the Games!
Difficult, 10 Qns, Kurf, Dec 26 09
Difficult
Kurf
1210 plays
63.
  Moscow Olympics - Track and Field - 10 questions - 5 mins
Question on athletics at the Moscow Olympic Games.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Mugaboo, Oct 13 03
Difficult
Mugaboo gold member
603 plays
64.
  Summer Olympic Games Test Your Knowledge - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz will test your overall knowledge of Olympic events.
Difficult, 10 Qns, zambesi, Apr 21 11
Difficult
zambesi
307 plays
65.
  Heart and Seoul - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a fun little quiz I made on the 1988 Summer games in Seoul, South Korea. I had fun making it, and I hope you have fun taking it!
Tough, 10 Qns, freesky, May 31 10
Tough
freesky
219 plays
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  The Summer Olympics - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is quite a mixture of traditions and events at the Olympics.
Difficult, 10 Qns, zambesi, Nov 24 11
Difficult
zambesi
427 plays
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  Olympic Wrestling - Chris Rinke - 10 questions - 5 mins
The 1984 Summer Olympics were a special time in my life, so here's my favorite moments.
Difficult, 10 Qns, cropduster, Feb 04 04
Difficult
cropduster
414 plays
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