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Summer Olympics Host Cities Quiz

Name the cities that have hosted (or will host) the Summer Olympics.
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Year
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2020
2016
2012
2008
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2000
1996
1992
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1988
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1976
1972
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not held
1940
not held
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(37)
Surprisingly hard...I forgot Beijing.
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Jul 15, 2012
(33)
I thought I had already typed "Beijing" but it turns out I never did!
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Sep 11, 2013
samiamco
(49)
I managed to forget Beijing, too!
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Apr 21, 2016
(37)
But what is unforgettable about Beijing was that AWESOME opening ceremony. Truly a spectacle. I need it on DVD.
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Jul 15, 2012
rosen
(19)
Agree completely. I haven't missed an opening ceremony since the '70's and Beijing stands out by a mile. It blew my mind!
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Jul 15, 2012
OsamaBinLaden
(20)
except for the fact that they CGI-enhanced it with more fireworks and lights...
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Dec 29, 2014
(65)
2:19 left on the clock, is this an olympic record? Oh yeah, and also in reverse chronological order
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Jul 16, 2012
(1)
I typed 'Amberes' for ten times. It should work as well.
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Aug 3, 2012
clb
(57)
Well, I've learned something new and I live in Belgium! Where they call Antwerp either 'Antwerpen' or 'Anvers.'
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Jul 25, 2013
keithimus
(56)
3:24 left on the clock. I love the Olympics!
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Sep 18, 2012
(68)
St. Louis? Huh...never knew.
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Sep 10, 2013
(65)
There are some great stories about that and other early Olympics. Look it up on Wikipedia. Back when it was still a pretty small and disorganized event there were all sorts of crazy shenanigans...
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Sep 12, 2013
(48)
ARRRGGHHHH!!! Head slap!! How did I remember Antwerp and forget Sydney!!
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Sep 10, 2013
(23)
Can't believe I forgot London...
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Sep 10, 2013
(65)
wow, I was expecting to do pretty badly at this but I surprised myself and got everything except for 1976 - Montreal.
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Sep 12, 2013
(39)
Oh my god. I've lived in the St. Louis area my entire life, and that's one of the three that I missed. I feel like a disgrace...
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Sep 12, 2013
(46)
St. Louis didn't deserve to host the Olympics.
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May 9, 2016
(15)
How do you hold the Olympics in a place like Moscow?...
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Oct 15, 2013
frenchie1709
(21)
Many of these Olympic Games have great stories that make for brilliant reading... from the silly "sporting" events held until the '30s, Jesse Owens and the Nazis in '36, skipping some to the near-bankruptcy of Montreal in '76, the Cold War boycotts in '80 and '84, the rise of capitalism from '84, the outrage of the OG held in Atlanta instead of Athens for the bicentennial in '96... You name it, it's there. Just try and picture the Olympics held in the Soviet Union! :)
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Oct 20, 2013
(64)
Wasn't the outrage that Sydney got the 2000 Games instead of Athens? At least that's how I remember it.
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Mar 9, 2015
(35)
By doing it
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Dec 1, 2013
(30)
Or Stockholm or Helsinki???
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Feb 17, 2014
(45)
Whats wrong with the games being hosted in Stockholm or Helsinki?
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Jul 4, 2015
(50)
Hey!!! This list is wrong!!! It doesn't include the Olympics I hold in my back yard every year!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Feb 16, 2014
(34)
I did pretty badly. How could I forget Berlin?
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Feb 24, 2014
(34)
And how could I forget Moscow?
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Feb 24, 2014
(23)
-.- I missed Amsterdam, Melbourne and Munich!
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Jan 25, 2015
(34)
Everyone that comments on how they missed this one or that one, mustn't realise that you can read the comments while taking the quiz. So if people get stuck, they can just scroll down to the comments and that has helped me complete a quiz numerous times!
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Sep 16, 2015
(56)
Why not just print out a google list of Olympic Cities and type them into the quiz .... If your going to cheat at least make it 100%.
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Jan 2, 2016
(8)
Got it 30 secs remaining not much of an olympic star
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Mar 2, 2016
(36)
First time taking the quiz ... 23/23 with 2:45 left! Way to go.
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Mar 12, 2016
(46)
God I love the Olympics! Other cities I would love to see host the Summer Olympics include: Boston, Johannesburg, Jakarta, and Tel Aviv.
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May 9, 2016
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