10 most difficult Olympic Games riddles A list of ten (out of 22) Olympic Games related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Olympic Games quiz How many times Olympic Flame went out?5. So far the Olympic Flame went out 5 times. In 1976 in Montreal the fire went out due to intensive rain. In Athens in 2004 the flame went down on the historical stadium of 1896. During Beijing Games of 2008 it was gone due to "technical issues". During the relay to London in 2012 the flame got extinguished on a boat. On the relay to Sochi in 2013 fire went out at Red Square of Moscow.very hard 16% nevernever27%1132%3323%5516%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 990 answers in 3 languages »fire riddles » How many sport events are there in the Summer Olympics? (In 1896, there were 43)302. The number of events grown rapidly between 1980 (203 events in Moscow) and 2000 (300 events in Sydney).very hard 32% 10310314%15215227%20620626%30230232%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8796 answers in 2 languages »sports riddles » What is the longest distance among the Olympic events in athletics?50 km. The 50 kilometer race walk (men only) is an Olympic athletics event, longer than marathon race. It is different from running in that one foot must appear to be in contact with the ground at all times.very hard 39% 15 km15 km3%42,195 km42,195 km47%45 km45 km9%50 km50 km39%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 7207 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Until when were the ancient Olympic Games held?4th century AD. The olympic games were disbanded as "pagan rituals" shortly after Christianity was made the official religion of the Roman Empire. Theodosius the Great dissolved the order of the Vestal Virgins in Rome and banned the Olympics in Ancient Greece. hard 40% 10th century BC10th century BC12%4th century BC4th century BC26%1st century AD1st century AD21%4th century AD4th century AD40%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6510 answers in 3 languages »history of sport riddles » What country did boxer Lennox Lewis represent at the Olympics?Canada. Lennox Lewis holds dual British and Canadian citizenship. As an amateur he won gold representing Canada at the 1988 Olympic Games. Having achieved that goal, Lewis declared himself a professional boxer and moved back to his native England, which he had left at the age of 12.hard 44% United KingdomUnited Kingdom23%USAUSA19%CanadaCanada44%JamaicaJamaica12%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 15252 answers in 2 languages »boxing riddles » There were 30 basketball tournaments at the Summer Olympics (women and men all together). How many gold medals has USA won?23. Both women and men teams have dominated basketball at the Summer Olympics winning 23 out of 30 possible gold medals. In 5 out of 7 remaining they finished second or third.hard 45% 11114%151516%232345%292932%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 384 answers in 2 languages »basketball riddles » What was the position of Greece at the parade of nations during the opening ceremony of Olympic Games in Athens?Greece marched twice, both first and last. According to the tradition, Greece always walk first due to its historical status as the progenitor of the Olympics, while the host nation always marches last. Since in Athens Greece was also the host nation, they walked twice.hard 46% Greece marched firstGreece marched first35%Greece marched lastGreece marched last14%Greece was the number 46Greece was the number 464%Greece marched twice, both first and lastGreece marched twice, both first and last46%Created by: Andy Sealy. Statistics based on 11452 answers in 4 languages »Athens riddles » How many volleyball events are in the Summer Olympics?4. Indoor volleyball has been an event at the Summer Olympic Games for both men and women since 1964. Beach volleyball (also man and woman) has been an official Olympic sport since 1996.hard 49% 118%2230%3311%4449%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 13138 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Under what name does Republic of China, commonly known as Taiwan, participate in the Olympics?Chinese Taipei. The People's Republic of China opposes the use of "Republic of China" or the common name "Taiwan" for the country because it would imply an acceptance of Taiwan as a sovereign state. The Taiwanese also rejected "Taiwan" as they officially still claim the sole legitimate government of all of China.hard 49% Republic of ChinaRepublic of China13%TaiwanTaiwan16%Chinese TaipeiChinese Taipei49%they do not participate in the Olympicsthey do not participate in the Olympics21%Created by: ex-terminator. Statistics based on 14874 answers in 2 languages »politics riddles » Which teams played in the "Blood in the Water" match at the Olympics in Melbourne in year 1956?Hungary vs USSR. By the start of the Olympics, the 1956 Hungarian Revolution had been suppressed by the Soviets, and many players saw the Olympics as a way to salvage pride for their country. After the extraordinarily violent game, many of Hungary team members sought asylum in the West. Hungary won 4:0.hard 49% USA vs CubaUSA vs Cuba12%USA vs USSRUSA vs USSR32%Hungary vs USSRHungary vs USSR49%France vs AlgeriaFrance vs Algeria5%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 19131 answers in 2 languages »water sports riddles » Play Olympic Games quiz and see all the questions.