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In which Olympic Games medals, Cassioli's design was on one side while a custom design by the host city on the reverse ?

1896-2000
1896-2008
1972-2000
1972-2008

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Cassioli's design showed a Roman amphitheatre for what was originally a Greek games.

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Awarding bronze third place medals began at which Olymic games ?

1896
1900
1904
1908

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The practice of awarding bronze third place medals began at the 1904 Olympic Games in St. Louis, Missouri, prior to which only first and second places were awarded

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Which Olympic games were last in which Olympic medals were made of pure solid gold ?

1912
1916
1920
1924

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The last series of Olympic medals to be made of solid gold were awarded at the 1912 Olympic games in Sweden.

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In Olympic Gold Medals, what is the minimum silver mix ?

73.00%
82.50%
87%
92.50%

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Olympic Gold medals are required to be made from at least 92.5% silver, and must contain a minimum of 6 grams of gold.

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All Olympic medals must be at least __________ in diameter and 3mm thick. Fill in this blank.

60mm
70mm
80mm
90mm

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Minting the medals is the responsibility of the Olympic host.

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The winners of first Olympic games at athenes in 1896 were awarded by a

Silver Medal
Bronze Medal
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Both Silver & Bronze

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The winners were instead given a silver medal and an olive branch.

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For how many years, the Trionfo design was used in Olympic medals ?

30 Years
40 years
50 years
60 years

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The design used for 40 years until the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich became the first Games with a different design for the reverse side of the medal

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Starting which Olympic game, the Organising Committee of the host city has been given the freedom of the design of the reverse of medal, with the IOC giving final approval.

1896
1936
1948
1972

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The 1972 design was created by Gerhard Marcks, an artist from the Bauhaus, and features mythological twins Castor and Pollux. Since then the Organising Committee of the host city has been given the freedom of the design of the reverse, with the IOC giving final approval.

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What is the design on the reverse side of 2012 Olympic medals ?

The River Thames and the London Games logo
The River Thames and the London Main Stadium
The River Thames and the National Flag
The Games logo and the National Flag

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All Olympic medals must be at least 60mm in diameter and _____ thick. Fill in this blank.

3mm
4mm
5mm
6mm

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