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Discuss throw is an ancient sport, as evidenced by the __________ century BC Myron statue, Discobolus.

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7th
5th
1st


The discus throw is an event in track and field athletics competition, in which an athlete throws a heavy disc—called a discus—in an attempt to mark a farther distance than his or her competitors.

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The diameter of the disc for Discuss throw for women''s event is

120-140 millimeters
240-360 millimeters
250-500 millimeters
180-182 millimeters


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Under which rule, youth boys (16–17 years) throw the 1.5 kg discus?

ILLP
AAIF
RFLP
IAAF


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The discus throw is the subject of a number of well-known ancient Greek statues and Roman copies such as

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Discobolus
Discophoros
Both Discobolus and Discophoros
None of above


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In 2003 the ______ Greek Discus commemorative coin was minted to commemorate the 2004 Summer Olympics?

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On the obverse of the coin a modern athlete is seen in the foreground in a half-turned position, while in the background an ancient discus thrower has been captured in a lively bending motion, with the discus high above his head, creating a vivid representation of the sport.

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Modern copy of Myron's Discobolus in University of Copenhagen Botanical Garden is in _______________.

Denmark
Mexico
Benkok
Malaysiya


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Which player of India got the 8th position in discus throw event of Olympics 2012 ?

Vikas Gowda
Samir Ali
Ravichandern
None


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The discus is thrown from a circle with a diameter of ____________________-

3.5 m
2.5 m
4.5 m
5.5 m


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Who was the first woman to win a gold medal in Olympic discus throw event ?

Halina Konopacka
Lilly Henoch
Gabriele Reinsch
None


The first woman to win a gold medal in Olympic discus was Polish track and field star and world record holder Halina Konopacka. She broke her own record with a distance of 39.62 meters

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The women's competition of discus throw was added to the Olympic program in the _____ games, although they had been competing at some national and regional levels previously.

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1920
1945
1930
1928


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