Every four years the Olympic Games are held all over the world with the best athletes competing against one another to bring back the gold medal to their country. In ancient Greece, this was no different as Greek athletes from all over Greece came to Olympia to compete. What do you know about the Ancient Olympics?


#1. When were the first Olympic Games held?

#2. Which sports did the pentathlon include?

#3. What is pankration?

#4. What did an Olympic winner receive?

#5. Which other Panhellenic Games Existed in Greece?

#6. The Olympic Games were abolished under the rule of which Roman Emperor?