Rio Olympics

20 responses

Because of the threat of the Zika virus, the Rio Olympic Organizing Committee is selling visiting teams mosquito screens? How much are they charging?

20 out of 20 people answered

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$75- $12535% / 7 res
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$25-$5025% / 5 res
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$10-$2520% / 4 res
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$15-$1005% / 1 res

What near-threatened species was shot and killed while participating in the Olympic Relay event in Brazil?

20 out of 20 people answered

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Jaguar80% / 16 res
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Gorilla10% / 2 res
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Puma10% / 2 res
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Stallion0% / 0 res

Which of these PGA Tour Golfers have NOT dropped out of the Rio Olympics out of fear of the Zika virus?

20 out of 20 people answered

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Henrik Stenson55% / 11 res
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Jason Day30% / 6 res
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Jordan Speith10% / 2 res
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Rory McIlroy5% / 1 res

Human body parts washed up near the beach where the Olympic Beach Volleyball matches are being held in late June. Which beach is this?

20 out of 20 people answered

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Copacabana40% / 8 res
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Ipanema25% / 5 res
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Prainha Beach20% / 4 res
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Praia Vermelha15% / 3 res

What is the name of Brazil’s Sports Minister who was ousted in March, just five months before the games were slated to begin?

20 out of 20 people answered

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Ricardo Leyser55% / 11 res
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Jaques Wagner20% / 4 res
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Dilma Rousseff15% / 3 res
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George Hilton10% / 2 res

In September of 2015, dangerous quantities of a virus were found in the waters of Rio’s Copacabana Beach where athletes will enter the water for swimming and triathlon events. Which virus was it?

20 out of 20 people answered

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Human adenovirus35% / 7 res
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Listeria35% / 7 res
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Giardia20% / 4 res
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Enterovirus10% / 2 res

By April 16, 2015, how many tons of dead fish were removed from the Rio Olympic’s rowing venue?

20 out of 20 people answered

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3760% / 12 res
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2120% / 4 res
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1710% / 2 res
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910% / 2 res

How far over budget are the Rio Olympics as of July 2016?

20 out of 20 people answered

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$6 Billion50% / 10 res
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$4.8 Billion25% / 5 res
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$1.6 Billion15% / 3 res
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$3.2 Billion10% / 2 res

Seven weeks before the opening ceremony of the Olympics, what did Rio’s Governor Francisco Dornelles declare about his city?

20 out of 20 people answered

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It was in a “state of calamity”50% / 10 res
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It had “turned the corner”30% / 6 res
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It was “ready to dance!” 15% / 3 res
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It was “ready to host the games”5% / 1 res