Asked in Olympic History
Which nation gained the highest medal tally during the sydney Olympics?
Why does Australia participate in the Olympics?
Australia is a sport minded nation and the Olympic Games are an internationally recognised and accepted meeting of athletes in the spirit of competition at the highest level. Australia has competed at all of the modern Olympics. ...
Asked in History of Asia, Century - 1800s
What nation gained control of china in the 1800s?
In 1858, The British government was handed India after a series of revolts. The addition of India to the British empire brought large amounts of wealth to the nation. During other takeovers, Britain gained control over China as well. ...
Asked in London 2012 Olympics
How many countries participated on the 2012 Olympics?
In total 204 countries participated in the 2012 London Olympics. It was a hugely successful games for the host nation Great Britain who achieved their highest number of gold medals since 1908. ...
What college has the most sex?
The University of Florida has the highest one night stands in the nation. The Virginia Tech Hokies has the highest couple percentage in the nation. The East Carolina Pirates have the highest STD percentage in the nation. ...
Which country has won the most gold medals in a single winter Olympics?
After the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, the record for most Gold Medals in a single Winter Olympics won by a single nation is 14, held by Canada. Since Canada set this record at a Winter Olympics that they hosted, the most Gold Medals won during a single Winter Olympics by a host nation is also 14. ...
Asked in Olympics
Which country leads the March Past during the opening ceremony in Olympics?
Greece leads the march past at every Olympic games. Greece is given the privilege as she is the nation where modern Olympics was held for the first time. ...
Does Roxbury Latin have the highest sat scores in the nation?
Yes, Roxbury Latin has the highest SAT scores in the nation, with an average of 2230 out of 2400 ...
Asked in Olympics, Beijing 2008 Olympics
The last country to march into the stadium at the beginng of the Olympics?
In accordance with tradition, the host nation China was the last one to march into the stadium during the opening ceremony. If you mean excluding that, then the last one was the African nation of Zambia. ...