Why Are the Olympic Rings Those Colours?

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The 5 Olympic rings stand for each of the 5 continents involved in the games; America, Australia, Asia, Africa and Europe.
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Because each country has at least one color on the olympic flag. This answer is corect.
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Because every country in the would has one of those colors in their flag.
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blue, yellow, black, green, red. They represent the five parts of the world which were "won over to Olympism and willing to accept healthy competition"
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The Olympic Rings do not symbolize the five continents as thought by most people as there are not five continents, there are seven. It was meant by the modern founder of the Olympics
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The five Olympic ringsrepresent the five continents in the world and the six colourssymbolise: the blue and yellow of Sweden, the blue and white of Greece, the French, English, American, German, Belgian, Italian and Hungarian tricolours, the yellow and red of Spain are side by side with the new Brazilian and Australian flags, the old Japan and the new China.
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