Trivia: Test Your Olympic Knowledge

The Summer Olympics begin on July 27, but how well do you know the Games? This week, Patch will post 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 hundreds of world-class athletes prepare to compete in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games beginning July 27, Patch is celebrating the start of the games by posting Olympic trivia questions this week.

Select your answers in the polls below (or post them in the comments below). We'll post the correct answers in the comments by 3 p.m. today.

Becky Glander July 24, 2012 at 07:44 PM
We have answers! 1. Seven 2. Tarzan. Johnny Weismuller, who won two swimming gold medals, in 1924 and in 1928. Buster Crabbe, who won a swimming bronze in 1928. Hermann Brix, who won silver in the shot put in 1928. Glen Morris, who took gold in the decathlon in 1936.
Becky Glander July 24, 2012 at 07:45 PM
3. Golf. It was an Olympic event in 1900 and 1904. 4. He won all these medals even though he had a wooden leg.


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