Ancient Olympic 
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  1. The Ancient Olympic Games began as part of a religious festival in honor of ________________.
    http://www.penn.museum/sites/olympics/olympicintro.shtml

  2. The ancient Olympic Games began in what year? _________________
    http://www.penn.museum/sites/olympics/olympicorigins.shtml

  3. There was a separate festival for women in honor of ________________.
    http://www.penn.museum/sites/olympics/olympicsexism.shtml

  4. Ancient athletes competed as __________________ not as members of a national team. 
    http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/Olympics/comp.html 

  5. The pentathlon was added during which Olympiad? _____________
    http://www.pentathlon.org.au/info/history.php

  6. The competitions adhered to a strict set of rules.
    The second rule barred ________________, _________________ and ___________________ from competing.
    http://www.penn.museum/sites/olympics/olympicfaqs.shtml

  7. Winners were crowned with a _____________________________.
    http://www.olympia-greece.org/ancient-olympics1.html

  8. How many wrestling crowns did this competitor from ancient times win? ____________
    http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/Olympics/milo.html

  9. Who was the founder of the modern Olympic movement? ________________________
    http://www.olympics.org.uk/contentpage.aspx?page=307

  10. When and where did the revival of the Olympic Games take place? __________________
    http://www.olympic.org/en/content/Olympic-Games/ 
     (Hint: Scroll down to Past Olympic Games.)

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