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 answered

1
$75- $125
35% / 7 resp.
2
$25-$50
25% / 5 resp.
3
$10-$25
20% / 4 resp.
4
$15-$100
5% / 1 resp.

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

20 out of 20 answered

1
Jaguar
80% / 16 resp.
2
Gorilla
10% / 2 resp.
3
Puma
10% / 2 resp.
4
Stallion
0% / 0 resp.

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 answered

1
Henrik Stenson
55% / 11 resp.
2
Jason Day
30% / 6 resp.
3
Jordan Speith
10% / 2 resp.
4
Rory McIlroy
5% / 1 resp.

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 answered

1
Copacabana
40% / 8 resp.
2
Ipanema
25% / 5 resp.
3
Prainha Beach
20% / 4 resp.
4
Praia Vermelha
15% / 3 resp.

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 answered

1
Ricardo Leyser
55% / 11 resp.
2
Jaques Wagner
20% / 4 resp.
3
Dilma Rousseff
15% / 3 resp.
4
George Hilton
10% / 2 resp.

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 answered

1
Human adenovirus
35% / 7 resp.
2
Listeria
35% / 7 resp.
3
Giardia
20% / 4 resp.
4
Enterovirus
10% / 2 resp.

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

20 out of 20 answered

1
37
60% / 12 resp.
2
21
20% / 4 resp.
3
17
10% / 2 resp.
4
9
10% / 2 resp.

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

20 out of 20 answered

1
$6 Billion
50% / 10 resp.
2
$4.8 Billion
25% / 5 resp.
3
$1.6 Billion
15% / 3 resp.
4
$3.2 Billion
10% / 2 resp.

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

20 out of 20 answered

1
It was in a “state of calamity”
50% / 10 resp.
2
It had “turned the corner”
30% / 6 resp.
3
It was “ready to dance!”
15% / 3 resp.
4
It was “ready to host the games”
5% / 1 resp.