Olympics Quizzes & Trivia

What does Citius Altius Fortius mean? When were the first modern Olympic events held? What city hosted the 1996 Summer Olympics? What sporting events make up the Pentathlon? These are some of the questions you’ll be facing in our Olympics quiz. Are you up for the challenge? It’s all about glory, fame, fortune and lots of sweat.

You know it’s not going to be easy, since you’ll be up against the top athletes of the world, but you’re willing to take a shot. And we’re cheering for you. The whole world is! Just make sure you focus well and train your brain for our top questions. There’s no second place in this event. Aim high and victory will be yours.

A Quiz testing knowledge of the 2012 Olympics and general Olympic knowledge

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 9923   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    The 2012 Olympics will take place in what city in the UK?

Questions: 13  |  Attempts: 721   |  Last updated: Mar 31, 2015
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    Who is the Official Lager Supplier for London 2012?

Olympic Games QuizThe Olympic Games is an international multi-sport event. The Modern Olympic Games were inaugurated in Athens in 1896, and are held at the beginning of every Olympiad. The Games were organized as a summer sports...

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 336   |  Last updated: Mar 31, 2015
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    What is the serial number of the 2008 Beijing Olympics?

You may think you know the Olympics, but there are some fun twists to the Olympic history that may surprise you.  If you think you stand a shot, or are just curious, try your luck and see how much you really know about the...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 287   |  Last updated: Apr 16, 2019
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    Where were the first ever official modern Olympic Games played in 1924?

As the London Olympics is knocking on the doors, we celebrate the spirit of the Games with a quiz. Take it and win prizes    

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 282   |  Last updated: Apr 16, 2019
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    The only country to have won at least one gold medal at every Summer Olympic Games is

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Olympics Questions & Answers

Why are Olympics held at an interval of 4 years?
Every four years, the Summer Olympics are held and every four years the Winter Olympics are held. When the Modern Olympics began in 1896, the games for both summer and winter were held during the same year, but in different locations. However, in 199
Who makes a sports event qualified to be included in the Olympics?
Over time there have been sports that have been tried to be included in the Olympics and some sports have been taken out. Ultimately, the International Olympics Committee is responsible for making the decisions about which sports will be included in
Why are Russian athletes prohibited from representing their national flag in Summer and winter Olympics?
Generally speaking, Russia was banned from the Olympics due to doping. Evidence arose that as many as 1,000 Russian athletes were using enhancing drugs that were not allowed to be used during the Olympics. These drugs would unfairly strengthen their
Why is the African continent represented by a black and not a blue ring on the Olympics flag?
The Olympic rings on the Olympic flag represent the continents. Even though there are seven continents, Antarctica is not represented and both Americas are considered one continent. It is believed that Europe is represented by the color blue, Asia is