Olympics 2012 Quiz
This complete pub quiz pack is themed around the 2012 Olympic Games and features eight entertaining rounds as follows...
Round 1: Picture Round - Gold Medal Winners
This picture round features 10 Olympic gold medal winners for teams to try to identify.
Round 2: The Olympics in History
10 questions for you to read out on the theme of the history of Olympic Games, such as "Which war led to the cancellation of two Summer Olympics? World War One or World War Two?"
Round 3: Points Builder
This round features 5 questions on the Olympics where question 1 requires 1 answer, question 2 requires 2 answers and so on, meaning 15 points are available in total for this round. Question 3 is "London is the first city to host the Summer Olympics three times, but which three other cities have been the main host city of the Summer Olympics on two occasions?"
Round 4: London
5 questions on the theme of the 2012 Olympics' host city, such as "What would be the first three digits of your postcode if you lived in the fictional London borough of Walford in EastEnders?"
Round 5: Initial Letter Link
10 questions with a general Olympic theme, where the answer to question 10 can be spelt out by rearranging the first letters of the first 9 answers.
Round 6: Great Britain at the Olympics
10 questions on Great Britain in the Summer Olympics, such as "At which team sport did Great Britain win an Olympic gold medal in 1988?"
Round 7: Gold, Silver and Bronze
10 general knowledge questions on the themes of gold, silver and bronze, including "In Greek mythology, which king could turn everything he turned into gold?"
Round 8: Double Trouble
The final round is based around 10 question on the general theme of the Olympics, but with an added twist - correct answers are worth 2 points, but teams can choose to leave answers blank because incorrect ones are worth minus 4 points!
The quiz is made up of 5 separate files as follows...
First of all there is a specially designed 2 page answer sheet that you can print out and distribute to each team at the start of the quiz for them to write their answers on as you read out questions. This also features a round by round scoresheet to make it easy to see how each team has performed after all the answers have been marked at the end of the quiz.
Secondly, there is the picture round, which again is to be printed out and distributed to each team at the start of the quiz for them to work on straight away, and carry on working on throughout the quiz and during any breaks you have.
Next there is a 4 page document featuring all the questions in rounds 2 to 8 for you to read out during the quiz, along with all the answers to these plus the answers to the handout round to be used at the end of the quiz to mark everyone's answers. This also features 2 Olympics themed tie-break questions to be used at the end of your quiz if two or more teams end up with the same score. There is also a "questions only" version of this document that may not be needed, but is included to give the quiz-master the option of taking part in the quiz without being able to see the answers.
Finally, there is a 4 page document featuring detailed round by round instructions and notes, plus general advice and recommendations on running the quiz.
If you buy this quiz, we will give you access to pdf files you can download. These will contain all of the material described above. You probably already have everything you need to access and use these rounds in your quiz, but you might want to check our requirements page to make sure.
Note: This product was added to our site in July 2012.
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