What is the correct answer?


When ancient Olympic games first held ?

A. 776 BC

B. 780 BC

C. 790 BC

D. 800 BC

Correct Answer :

A. 776 BC

Olympic games were first held in 776 BC by the Greeks in honour of God Zeus at Mount Olympus in Greece and then Vanished in 580 AD. French Baron "Pierre de Coubertin" revived these games in 1894 and modern Olympics games started in 1896 at Athens and since then they are being held every fourth year.

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