WONDER #663: Does the Olympic Flame Ever Go Out?
Question 1 of 3
This Wonder was mostly about...
- the myth of Prometheus and Zeus.
- the traditions of the Olympic flame and the Olympic torch relay.
- the best ways to transport the Olympic flame.
- the most popular Olympic events.
Question 2 of 3
A few months before the Olympic Games, the Olympic flame is relit in ____________.
Question 3 of 3
Which of these statements about the Olympic flame is NOT true?
- The Olympic flame has not gone out since the very first Olympic Games in ancient Greece.
- For many, the Olympic flame is a symbol of the life and competitive spirit of the Olympic Games.
- The Olympic flame was first used in modern times at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam.
- The Olympic flame was ones carried underwater by divers at the Great Barrier Reef.
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