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DIRECTIONS: To learn more about the Olympic Games, click on the buttons below each of the following questions. Then write your answers on a separate piece of paper.

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1. Where were the ancient Olympic Games held? In what year were the first recorded Olympic Games held?

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2. During the Olympics in ancient Greece, what did winners receive? Where did the prize come from?

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3. Where will the 2008 Winter Olympics be held?

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4. How many mascots do the Athens 2004 games have? What are their names?

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5. What three sports make up the triathlon? (HINT: Click on the "Triathlon" button in the far right-hand "Sports" column.)

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6. Who was the first American woman to win three gold medals in the Olympics? What childhood disease did she overcome to achieve this?

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7. What are the official colors of the five Olympic rings? How were the colors chosen?

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8. What is American gymnast Courtney McCool's favorite subject in school?

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