Trivia Answers: Test Your Olympic Knowledge Day 3

How did you do? Here are the correct responses to our Olympic Trivia Quiz for Day 3.


1. Which of these cities has never hosted the Games?

  • Moscow
  • Seoul
  • Madrid
  • Melbourne

Answer: Madrid.

Moscow hosted in 1980, Seoul in 1988 and Melbourne in 1956.

2. True or false. The United States has never won a gold medal in any fencing event that is currently still part of the Olympics.

  • True
  • False

Answer: True

3. When were women first allowed to compete in the modern Olympics?

  • 1896
  • 1900
  • 1904
  • 1908

Answer: 1900

4. One of the events in which men compete directly with women is Sailing. Which is the other?

  • Fencing
  • Gymnastics
  • Triathlon
  • Equestrian

Answer: Equestrian

Come back to this Patch site tomorrow at 10 a.m. for Day 4 of our Olympic Trivia Quiz. See you then! 

Looking for a way to celebrate the Olympics locally? You can find local events for Olympic Fun Day on July 28 on the Let’s Move website, which has a page about how to set up your own local Olympics

Also check out our Directory and Events Calendar for listings of places where you can learn and participate in Olympic sports ranging from basketball to karate, gymnastics, swimming and more.

Cathy P. July 25, 2012 at 11:12 PM
It's good to be the queen!!!
Anne Ernst July 26, 2012 at 12:40 AM
I got three out of four. How'd everyone else do?
Claudia Cruz July 26, 2012 at 03:31 AM
I only got one, Madrid. I lived in Barcelona soon after the 1992 Olympics there and quickly learned that the country's capital hadn't hosted.
Sheila Sanchez July 26, 2012 at 03:38 AM
Ah, Barcelona. I want to go there!


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