Beijing 2008 Olympics

This category contains questions about the Games of the XXIX Olympiad held in Beijing, China.

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Track and Field
Olympic History
Beijing 2008 Olympics

How should you breath when sprinting 100m 200m or 400m?

before you take of take really long deep breathes so your body has enogh oxegyn. when your running take little brethes to keep u goin hope i helped

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Beijing 2008 Olympics

What percentage of gold medals have been won by Britain at the Olympics?

Through the 2008 Games in Beijing: 4705 gold medals have been awarded in the Summer Olympics since 1896. Great Britain has won 207 of them. This is a percentage of 4.40. 774 gold medals have been awarded in the Winter Olympics since 1924. Great Britain has won 8 of them. This is a percentage of 1.03.

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How many athletes participated in the Beijing 2008 Olympics?

11,028 athletes participated in Beijing in 2008.

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Which and how many countries were represented in the Beijing 2008 Olympics AND the number of representatives from each country?

205 countries were represented in the Beijing 2008 Olympics. The number of representatives from each country are bracketed beside each country as follows: • Afghanistan (4)

• Albania (11)

• Algeria (8)

• American Samoa (4)

• Andorra (5)

• Angola (26)

• Antigua and Barbuda

• Argentina (138)

• Armenia (25)

• Aruba (2)

• Australia (433)

• Austria (72)

• Azerbaijan (39)

• Bahamas (19)

• Bahrain (11)

• Bangladesh (5)

• Barbados (8)

• Belarus (208)

• Belgium (94)

• Belize (3)

• Benin (3)

• Bermuda (6)

• Bhutan (2)

• Bolivia (6)

• Bosnia and Herzegovina (5)

• Botswana (2)

• Brazil (277)

• British Virgin Islands (2)

• Brunei (2)

• Bulgaria (72)

• Burkina Faso (4)

• Burundi (3)

• Cambodia (6)

• Cameroon (3)

• Canada (331)

• Cape Verde (3)

• Cayman Islands (3)

• Central African Republic (3)

• Chad (2)

• Chile (27)

• China (639)

• Chinese Taipei (80)

• Colombia (64)

• Comoros (3)

• DR Congo (2)

• Congo (3)

• Cook Islands (4)

• Costa Rica (6)

• Côte d'Ivoire

• Croatia (106)

• Cuba (149)

• Cyprus (17)

• Czech Republic (130)

• Denmark (83)

• Djibouti (4)

• Dominica

• Dominican Republic (23)

• Ecuador (25)

• Egypt (103)

• El Salvador (11)

• Equatorial Guinea (3)

• Eritrea (11)

• Estonia (47)

• Ethiopia (36)

• Fiji (6)

• Finland (55)

• France (323)

• FS Micronesia

• FYR Macedonia (7)

• Gabon (4)

• Gambia (3)

• Georgia (35)

• Germany (439)

• Ghana (9)

• Great Britain (313)

• Greece (159)

• Grenada (1)

• Guam (5)

• Guatemala (12)

• Guinea (1)

• Guinea-Bissau (3)

• Guyana (4)

• Haiti (1)

• Honduras (25)

• Hong Kong, China (34)

• Hungary (171)

• Iceland (26)

• India (57)

• Indonesia (24)

• Iran (55)

• Iraq (2)

• Ireland (54)

• Israel (43)

• Italy (344)

• Jamaica (56)

• Japan (351)

• Jordan (7)

• Kazakhstan (132)

• Kenya (56)

• Kiribati (3)

• South Korea (267)

• North Korea (63)

• Kuwait (6)

• Kyrgyzstan (21)

• Laos (4)

• Latvia (49)

• Lebanon (5)

• Lesotho (4)

• Liberia (3)

• Libya (7)

• Liechtenstein (2)

• Lithuania (69)

• Luxembourg (12)

• Madagascar (4)

• Malawi (4)

• Malaysia (27)

• Maldives (4)

• Mali (12)

• Malta (6)

• Marshall Islands (5)

• Mauritania (2)

• Mauritius (3)

• Mexico (85)

• Moldova (31)

• Monaco (2)

• Mongolia (29)

• Montenegro (17)

• Morocco (49)

• Mozambique (6)

• Myanmar (6)

• Namibia (9)

• Nauru (1)

• Nepal (7)

• Netherlands (245)

• Netherlands Antilles (3)

• New Zealand (182)

• Nicaragua (6)

• Niger

• Nigeria (33)

• Norway (85)

• Oman (4)

• Pakistan (21)

• Palau (4)

• Palestine (4)

• Panama (3)

• Papua New Guinea (7)

• Paraguay (5)

• Peru (12)

• Philippines (15)

• Poland (268)

• Portugal (78)

• Puerto Rico (22)

• Qatar (22)

• Romania (102)

• Russia (467)

• Rwanda (4)

• Saint Kitts and Nevis

• Saint Lucia

• Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

• São Tomé and Príncipe (3)

• Samoa (6)

• San Marino (4)

• Saudi Arabia (16)

• Senegal (8)

• Serbia (92)

• Seychelles (8)

• Sierra Leone (2)

• Singapore (25)

• Slovakia (57)

• Slovenia (62)

• Solomon Islands (3)

• Somalia (2)

• South Africa (136)

• Spain (287)

• Sri Lanka (8)

• Sudan (9)

• Suriname (4)

• Swaziland (4)

• Sweden (97)

• Switzerland (83)

• Syria (7)

• Tajikistan (13)

• Tanzania

• Thailand (25)

• Timor-Leste (2)

• Togo (1)

• Tonga (3)

• Trinidad and Tobago (28)

• Tunisia (32)

• Turkey (68)

• Turkmenistan (10)

• Tuvalu (3)

• Uganda (11)

• Ukraine (254)[87]

• United Arab Emirates (5)

• United States (596)

• Uruguay (12)

• Uzbekistan (58)

• Vanuatu (3)

• Venezuela (109)

• Vietnam (21)

• Virgin Islands (5)

• Yemen (5)

• Zambia (7)

• Zimbabwe (13) The following 204 countries will be participating in the 2008 Olympic Games: Afghanistan Albania Andorra Antigua and Barbuda Angola Algeria Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bangladesh Barbados Burundi Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia-Herzegovina Bahrain Botswana Belarus Brazil British Virgin Islands Bulgaria Burkina Faso Cameroon Cambodia Canada Cayman Islands Central Africa Chad Chile China Republic Chinese Taipei Colombia Comoros Cape Verde Congo Cook Islands Costa Rica Cote-d´lvoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Arab Rep. of Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon The Gambia Germany Ghana Great Britain Guinea-Bissau Georgia Greece Grenada Guam Guatemala Guinea Guyana Haiti Honduras Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Italy Israel Ivory Coast Jamaica Japan Jordon Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Kenya Korea people Republic Korea Democratic People Republic Kuwait Laos Latvia Saint Lucia Lebanon Lesotho Libya Lichtenstein Luxembourg Rep. of Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Rep. of Moldova Marshall Islands Maldives Malta Mali Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Monaco Montenegro Mongolia Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands Netherlands Antilles New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Niger Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papua New Guinea Palestine Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Qatar Rhodesia Romania Rwanda Saint Lucia St. Vincent & Gr. Saint Kitts and Nevis American Samoa Western Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Seychelles Sierra Leone Senegal Slovenia Solomon Islands South Africa Sri Lanka Slovakia Swaziland Serbia Singapore Spain Sudan Surinam Syria Sweden Switzerland Tanzania Tonga Thailand Togo Trinidad & Tobago Tajikistan Timor-Leste Turkmenistan Tunisia Turkey Tuvalu Uganda Ukraine Unified Team United Arab Emirates U.S.S.R. U.S.A. US Virgin Islands Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Vietnam Yemen Yugoslavia Zambia Zimbabwe 204 countries, 10,700 athletes

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Is there any truth to the rumor that Andesine is going to be the gemstone of the 2008 Olympics and if so will that drive the price of the stone up?

According to en.beijing2008.cn, the official website of the 2008 Olympics, Olympic medals will contain jade for the first time.

Direct Shopping Network entered into a licensing agreement with the US Olympic Committee which allowed DSN to market and sell Andesine gemstones which displayed the 2008 Beijing Olympic mark. The mark was placed within the gemstone through a patent pending process known as "Internal Microprint"

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Who is the youngest person in the Olympics now?

Diana mocanu

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Houston Rockets
Beijing 2008 Olympics

Did Yao Ming play in the 2008 Olympics?

Yes, he played for team China.

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Beijing 2008 Olympics

What is the longest discus throw in the 2008 Olympics?

The 2008 Olympics was held in Beijing China. The gold medal for the longest discus was awarded to Gerd Kanter for a throw of 68.82 metres (223.8 feet).

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Australia
Olympic History
Beijing 2008 Olympics

How many Olympic medals did Australia win in the 2000 Sydney Olympics?

At the Sydney 2000 Olympics, Australia won a total of 58 medals: 16 Gold, 25 Silver and 17 Bronze.

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Olympics Swimming
Beijing 2008 Olympics
Michael Phelps

How fast does Michael Phelps swim in miles per hour?

It depends on the stroke and the distance, but using the fastest stroke over the shortest distance (freestyle over 100m), Phelps' record is 47.51 seconds. This equates to around 4.7 mph - brisk walking pace.

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Where was the 2008 summer Olympics being held?

The 2008 Olympics is being held at Beijing.
Beijing - China

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Beijing, China
Beijing, China
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Beijing 2008 Olympics

What were the total number of medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics?

There were 3,000 medals awarded at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

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Beijing 2008 Olympics

How are woman represented in the council of the olympic games?

they are treated good

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Beijing 2008 Olympics

How many days does the Olympics last?

21

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Where did china come in Olympics 2008?

China stood first in 2008 Olympics with 51 Gold, 21 Silver and 28 Bronze Medals

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Beijing 2008 Olympics

Which Indian won the Bronze Medal in Boxing 2008 Beijing Olympics?

vijender singh

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Olympic History

When was the last Olympics held in England?

1948. They were known as the Austerity Games because of the rationing of food, clothing and housing. London had been chosen to host the games in 1944 but they were cancelled because of the war - x

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Olympic History

What Caribbean Countries took part in the Olympics games?

cuba

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Olympics Swimming
Beijing 2008 Olympics
Michael Phelps

How many gold medals did Michael Phelps win in the 2008 Olympics?

Michael Phelps won 8 gold medals in the Beijing Olympics. The events where Phelps won gold medals from were:
  1. 400 m individual medley
  2. 4 x 100 m freestyle relay
  3. 200 m freestyle
  4. 200 m butterfly
  5. 4 x 200 m freestyle relay
  6. 200 m individual medley
  7. 100 m butterfly
  8. 4 x 100 m medley

Out of 8, 7 of them were World records and 1 of them (100m butterfly) was an Olympic record.

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What time do the 2008 summer Olympics start?

What time, pacific daylight savings time does the olympic opening ceremonies start? It starts at 8:00 PM Beijing time and CBC starts broadcasting in Canada at 4:00 AM Pacific time. It starts on the 8/8/08 because 8 is lucky in china.

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Olympics Swimming
Beijing 2008 Olympics

How many gold medals did the us win in the 2008 summer Olympics?

Michael Phelps only has 23 gold medal in total boi

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How many golds did Russia win in the 2008 Olympics?

Russia won 23 gold, 21 silver, and 28 bronze for a total of 72 medals won at the 2008 Games in Beijing.

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How many medals did the US win in judo in the 2008 Olympics?

One medal. Ronda Rousey - Bronze - Women's 70 Kg.

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How many countries participated in the Beijing 2008 Olympics?

205 countries participated in the 2008 Olympics.

204 nations will be attending the 2008 Olympic games. (Brunei was to be the 205th nation but has been excluded because its no athletes checked in by the deadline).

10,942 athletes will be chasing chasing 302 gold medals in 28 sports.

The following 205 countries will be participating in the 2008 Olympic Games:

Afghanistan

Albania

Andorra

Antigua and Barbuda

Angola

Algeria

Argentina

Armenia

Aruba

Australia

Austria

Azerbaijan

Bahamas

Bangladesh

Barbados

Burundi

Belgium

Belize

Benin

Bermuda

Bhutan

Bolivia

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bahrain

Botswana

Belarus

Brazil

British Virgin Islands

Brunei Darussalam

Bulgaria

Burkina Faso

Cameroon

Cambodia

Canada

Cayman Islands

Central Africa

Chad

Chile

China Republic

Chinese Taipei

Colombia

Comoros

Cape Verde

Congo

Cook Islands

Costa Rica

Cote-d´lvoire

Croatia

Cuba

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Djibouti

Dominica

Dominican Republic

Ecuador

Arab Rep. of Egypt

El Salvador

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Estonia

Ethiopia

Fiji

Finland

France

Gabon

The Gambia

Germany

Ghana

Great Britain

Guinea-Bissau

Georgia

Greece

Grenada

Guam

Guatemala

Guinea

Guyana

Haiti

Honduras

Hong Kong

Hungary

Iceland

India

Indonesia

Iran

Iraq

Ireland

Italy

Israel

Ivory Coast

Jamaica

Japan

Jordon

Kazakhstan

Kyrgyzstan

Kenya

Korea people Republic

Korea Democratic People Republic

Kuwait

Laos

Latvia

Saint Lucia

Lebanon

Lesotho

Libya

Lichtenstein

Luxembourg

Rep. of Macedonia

Madagascar

Malawi

Malaysia

Rep. of Moldova

Marshall Islands

Maldives

Malta

Mali

Mauritania

Mauritius

Mexico

Micronesia

Monaco

Montenegro

Mongolia

Morocco

Mozambique

Myanmar

Namibia

Nauru

Nepal

Netherlands

Netherlands Antilles

New Zealand

Nicaragua

Niger

Niger

Norway

Oman

Pakistan

Palau

Panama

Papua New Guinea

Palestine

Paraguay

Peru

Philippines

Poland

Portugal

Puerto Rico

Qatar

Rhodesia

Romania

Russian Federation

Rwanda

Saint Lucia

St. Vincent & Gr.

Saint Kitts and Nevis

American Samoa

Western Samoa

San Marino

Sao Tome and Principe

Saudi Arabia

Seychelles

Sierra Leone

Senegal

Slovenia

Solomon Islands

South Africa

Sri Lanka

Slovakia

Swaziland

Serbia

Singapore

Spain

Sudan

Surinam

Syria

Sweden

Switzerland

Tanzania

Tonga

Thailand

Togo

Trinidad & Tobago

Tajikistan

Timor-Leste

Turkmenistan

Tunisia

Turkey

Tuvalu

Uganda

Ukraine

Unified Team

United Arab Emirates

U.S.A.

US Virgin Islands

Uruguay

Uzbekistan

Vanuatu

Venezuela

Vietnam

Yemen

Yugoslavia

Zambia

Zimbabwe

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Beijing 2008 Olympics

Is Kenya competeing in the 2008 summer Olympics?

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