Trivia: Test Your Olympic Knowledge

The Summer Olympics begin on July 27, but how well do you know the Games? All 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 all 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 25, 2012 at 07:41 PM
Today's answers: 1. Wenlock 2. Dr. Benjamin Spock. He won the gold for rowing in 1924. 3. 26.2 miles 4. Muhammad Ali
Kate Rivard July 26, 2012 at 02:04 AM
Thanks and nice topic. I have never followed the Olympics and it's trivia that will come into play if and when I live to and remember that I'm 80. 2 outta 3. Waiting for the next...Kate
Becky Glander July 26, 2012 at 03:08 AM
Thanks, Kate! I'm glad your enjoying it, because not many others are doing the polls! It's also good info to have if you're planning to one day be on Jeopardy...


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