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The Olympics are finally here. Seven years of build-up followed by two and a half weeks of closely-fought competition between the planet's best athletes. But are you a true follower of the Games, or just a Johnny-come-lately?
Do you know your Bolt from your Bernard? Your Daley from your Dyatchin?
And just how much do you know about Eddie The Eagle and Eric the Eel?
Give our Olympic Quiz a try and see if you're going for gold, or struggling to qualify.
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1. Athletes were expected to participate in the nude, so it was not suitable for them
2. South America
3. 13 years, 268 days
4. At least one of them appears on the flag of every country in the world
5. Live Pigeon Shooting
6. 26 miles and 385 yards
11. He was mildly allergic to chlorine
12. He has had a newly discovered species of eagle named after him: Aquila edwardata
14. Carl Lewis
15. Rugby Sevens
16. 6' 5"
17. Gold Medals
19. 30 years
20. The Flame Inside