How Well Do You Know Matt Biondi?

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How Well Do You Know Matt Biondi? - Quiz

A competitive swimmer that doesn’t give up. Matt Biondi won the Olympic gold eleven-times and he's also a holder of world-record in five different categories. Now, with those points established, do you think you get up to 90% on this quiz?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Where was American former competitive swimmer Nicholas Biondi born?

    • A.

      Moraga, California

    • B.

      Los Angeles, California

    • C.

      Brisbane, Ohio

    • D.

      Denver, Colorado

    Correct Answer
    A. Moraga, California
    Explanation
    Nicholas Biondi, an American former competitive swimmer, was born in Moraga, California.

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  • 2. 

    He was known as an eleven-time Olympic medalist and a record holder of?

    • A.

      Five events

    • B.

      Four events

    • C.

      Six events

    • D.

      8 Events

    Correct Answer
    A. Five events
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Five events". This suggests that the person being referred to in the question was known for participating in and winning medals in five different events at the Olympics. This indicates that he was a versatile and accomplished athlete, excelling in multiple disciplines.

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  • 3. 

    How many competition did Biondi participate in the summer Olympic Games?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      5

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    Biondi participated in three competitions in the summer Olympic Games.

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  • 4. 

    Which record did he set during his career?

    • A.

      50-meters freestyle

    • B.

      30- meters freestyle

    • C.

      100-meters freestyle

    • D.

      200-meters freestyle

    Correct Answer
    A. 50-meters freestyle
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 50-meters freestyle. This means that during his career, he set a record in the 50-meter freestyle swimming event.

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  • 5. 

    How many gold medals did Biondi win at Seoul Olympics?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    A. 5
    Explanation
    Biondi won a total of 5 gold medals at the Seoul Olympics.

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  • 6. 

    When was Biondi, a member of the International Swimming Hall of Fame born?

    • A.

      1962

    • B.

      1967

    • C.

      1965

    • D.

      1966

    Correct Answer
    C. 1965
    Explanation
    Biondi, a member of the International Swimming Hall of Fame, was born in 1965.

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  • 7. 

    What sports did Biondi start his aquatics career at?

    • A.

      Lifesaver

    • B.

      Water polo player

    • C.

      Swim guide

    • D.

      Diver

    Correct Answer
    A. Lifesaver
    Explanation
    Biondi started his aquatics career as a lifesaver. This means that he initially began by participating in water rescue activities, potentially working as a lifeguard or being involved in lifesaving competitions. This would have provided him with the necessary skills and experience in the water before transitioning to other sports such as water polo, swimming, or diving.

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  • 8. 

    Which school did Biondi start swimming year-round when he started?

    • A.

      Campolindo High School

    • B.

      Colorado High School

    • C.

      Denver High School

    • D.

      Zion High School

    Correct Answer
    A. Campolindo High School
    Explanation
    Biondi started swimming year-round when he joined Campolindo High School.

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  • 9. 

    What record did Biondi set, when he was the top schoolboy sprinter?

    • A.

      20.33 seconds

    • B.

      33.34 seconds

    • C.

      20.40 seconds

    • D.

      22.45 seconds

    Correct Answer
    C. 20.40 seconds
    Explanation
    Biondi set a record of 20.40 seconds when he was the top schoolboy sprinter.

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  • 10. 

    Which university did he accept a scholarship to attend?

    • A.

      Truth university

    • B.

      Waterloo university

    • C.

      Oxford university

    • D.

      University of California

    Correct Answer
    D. University of California
    Explanation
    The person accepted a scholarship to attend the University of California.

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