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In which city were the first Modern Olympics held ?

Athens
London
New York
New Delhi

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The Modern Olympics were first held in Athens, Greece in 1896. They were started by a rich Frenchman, Baron Pierre de Coubertin.

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Who is the athlete to win the Olympic marathon barefoot ?

Abebe Bikila
Jackie Borf
Town Hurdel
Johan Jas

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He was a two-time Olympic marathon champion from Ethiopia. A stadium in Addis Ababa is named in his honor.

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Which city was the first to host the Summer Olympics twice ?

Athens
London
Paris
Berlin

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The II Olympiad (from 14 May to 28 October 1900) and the VIII Olympiad (from 4 May to 27 July 1924) were held at Paris in France.

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Which stadium hosted the first modern Olympic Games in 1896 ?

Panathinaiko
Boradndio
Jimpson
Jesmin

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The Panathinaiko Stadium, the only Olympic stadium used in the 19th Century, overflowed with the largest crowd ever to watch a sporting event

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How many nations participated in the first Summer Olympic Games ?

8
14
26
38

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Qualification rules for each of the Olympic sports are set by the

International Sports Committee
Council of International Olympic
International Olympic Committee
International Sports Federations

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Qualification rules for each of the Olympic sports are set by the International Sports Federations (IFs) that governs that sport's international competition

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The Olympic games, known as the "Games of the New Millennium" were held in

Athens
Berlin
Sydney
London

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The 2000 Summer Olympics held in Sydney, Australia, known as the "Games of the New Millennium".

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Who was the first woman to win a Marathon race in the Olympic games ?

Justin Henon
Jesin Berry
Suan Bon
Joan Benoit

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She is an American marathon runner, who won gold at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, the year that the women's marathon was introduced. As a result she was the first ever women's Olympic marathon champion.

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In which Olympic Games did India win its last medal for Field Hockey ?

1980 Moscow Olympics
1988 Seoul Olympics
1992 Barcelona Olympics
2004 Athens Olympics

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In the Olympic Hymn or Anthem, lyrics are by Greek poet

Kostis Palamas
Diem James
Jesana loseph
Joan Benoit

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He was a Greek poet who wrote the words to the Olympic Hymn. He was a central figure of the Greek literary generation of the 1880s.

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