Trivia: Test Your Olympic Knowledge V

How well do you know the Games? All this week, Patch's final batch of trivia questions to test your knowledge.

From Michael Phelps winning eight gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics to Nadia Comăneci receiving the first perfect 10 in 1976, there have been several unforgettable moments in Olympic history.

As the 2012 Summer Olympic Games end SundayPatch is celebrating t by posting Olympic trivia questions.

Select your answers  in the comments below We'll post the correct answers in the comments Monday morning.


1. Which team leads all other teams in every Opening Ceremony procession?

  • Team USA
  • Great Britain
  • the Greek team
  • the host country


2. The Games were not held in which of the following years?

  • 1940
  • 1912
  • 1988
  • 2000


3. How did the Olympic flame arrive in England for the 2012 Games?

  • Ship
  • Airplane
  • Helicopter
  • Underground tunnel


4. What contest of team strength was an official Olympic event from 1900 to 1920?

  • Polo
  • Gliding
  • Tug of War
  • Softball

Answers to Thursday's quiz: 1) Great Britain 2) Silver 3) Harold Abrahams 4) Brown.

Ceck out our Directory and Events Calendar for listings of places where you can learn and participate in Olympic sports ranging from basketball to karate, gymnastics, swimming and more.

Edward Robinson August 13, 2012 at 04:00 PM
Answers: 1) The Greek Team. 2) 1940 3) Airplane. 4) Tug of War.


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