Tokyo Olympics 1964 Quiz

(Figures of Olympic Movement are considered official.)

1) Which was the opening date of Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) 2 June 1964
b) 27 April 1960
c) 14 August 1964
d) 10 October 1964

2) Why was Yoshinori Sakai chosen as the the final torchbearer for Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) Crown Prince
b) Born in Hiroshima on 6 August 1945, the day the atomic bomb exploded in Hiroshima
c) Prime Minister
d) Olympic gold medal winner

3) Which countries refused to participate in Tokyo Olympics 1964 as many of their athletes were disqualified?
a) Indonesia and North Korea
b) Pakistan and South Korea
c) Australia and New Zealand
d) Norway and Sweden

4) Which country was banned from Olympics for following the policy of apartheid in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) Rhodesia
b) Nyasaland
c) South Africa
d) Bechuanaland

5) Who won gold medal in hockey in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) Australia
b) New Zealand
c) Pakistan
d) India

6) Which team sport for women was introduced in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) Basketball
b) Football
c) Volleyball
d) Netball

7) Who won six medals in women’s gymnastics in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) Vera Caslavska
b) Laryssa Latinyna
c) Polina Astakhova
d) Tamara Manina

8) Who won four gold medals in men’s swimming in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) Robert Bennett
b) Don Schollander
c) Allan Wood
d) John Nelson

9) Who won gold medals in men’s 800m and 1500m in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) William Crothers
b) Josef Odlozil
c) John Davies
d) Peter Snell

10) Which was the closing date of Tokyo Olympics 1964?
a) 16 June 1964
b) 24 October 1964
c) 30 August 1964
d) 12 May 1964

Tokyo Olympics 1964 Quiz Answers

1) Which was the opening date of Tokyo Olympics 1964?
d) 10 October 1964

2) Why was Yoshinori Sakai chosen as the the final torchbearer for Tokyo Olympics 1964?
b) Born in Hiroshima on 6 August 1945, the day the atomic bomb exploded in Hiroshima

3) Which countries refused to participate in Tokyo Olympics 1964 as many of their athletes were disqualified?
a) Indonesia and North Korea

4) Which country was banned from Olympics for following the policy of apartheid in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
c) South Africa

5) Who won gold medal in hockey in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
d) India

6) Which team sport for women was introduced in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
c) Volleyball

7) Who won six medals in women’s gymnastics in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
b) Laryssa Latinyna

8) Who won four gold medals in men’s swimming in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
b) Don Schollander

9) Who won gold medals in men’s 800m and 1500m in Tokyo Olympics 1964?
d) Peter Snell

10) Which was the closing date of Tokyo Olympics 1964?
b) 24 October 1964

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Updated: March 26, 2017 — 3:30 am

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