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Olympics Vocabulary Quiz

You can do this vocabulary quiz online or print it on paper. It tests what you learned on the Olympic Games Vocabulary pages.

1. The Olympic Games are _____ every four years.

put
made
held
a) put b) made c) held

2. The IOC is the International Olympics _____ .

Competition
Committee
Community
a) Competition b) Committee c) Community

3. Where will the next Winter Olympics take _____ ?

place
over
up
a) place b) over c) up

4. Athletes go to the Olympic Games to _____ their country.

symbolize
support
represent
a) symbolize b) support c) represent

5. The swimming _____ are being held in a newly-built pool.

games
competitors
events
a) games b) competitors c) events

6. Medals are presented during the awards _____ .

parades
ceremonies
celebrations
a) parades b) ceremonies c) celebrations

7. Thousands of _____ were cheering on their favourite athletes.

sponsors
referees
spectators
a) sponsors b) referees c) spectators

8. In events like diving and gymnastics, judges give each performance a _____ .

point
score
cheer
a) point b) score c) cheer

9. The Olympics are often called a celebration of the human _____ .

spirit
being
body
a) spirit b) being c) body

10. Athletes try to perform to the best of their _____ .

image
spirit
ability
a) image b) spirit c) ability

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