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The Olympic symbols are icons, flags and symbols used by the International Olympic Committee to promote the Olympic Games. Some - such as the flame, fanfare, and theme - are more common during Olymp...

What continents do the Olympic rings represent? - Ask.com

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The Olympic rings do not actually represent countries or continents, but they do represent the five major colors that can be found in world flags, including blue, ...

What do the Olympic rings represent? - Quora

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How does it feel representing your country at the olympics? ... According to the Olympic committee, the 5 Olympic rings represent the 5 continents that participate  ...

The Olympic rings are supposed to represent the continents. Why ...

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Mar 28, 2014 ... The Olympic symbol of five interlocked rings represents the five original continents (or the five ... (bottom) were chosen since one of these colors can be found in the flag of each competing nation. ... However, there are no countries in Antartica.

The Olympic symbols - Olympic.org

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The rings. Meaning of the five rings and flag — History of the rings and flag ... Nationalism was very strong and tension between certain countries was high. ... To better understand the motto, we can compare it with the Olympic creed : The most ...

What are the continents that each colour of the olympic rings ...

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Jul 28, 2008 ... Best Answer: While the 5 rings do represent the 5 continents, the colors ... least one of those colors appears on every country's flag in the world.

What Do the Olympic Rings Mean? | Mental Floss

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Feb 8, 2014 ... The Olympic rings are everywhere this month, from the Athletes' Village ... boxes in the U.S. Here's a look at what they're supposed to symbolize.

The olympic rings mean and represent - SlideShare

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May 31, 2012 ... The five interlaced rings which are depicted on the Olympic flag are known as ... The colours of the rings represent the flags of the countries that ...

Why were blue, yellow, black, green, and red chosen for the colors ...

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Oct 18, 2000 ... ... red chosen for the colors of the Olympic rings - trivia question /questions answer / answers. ... colors appear in many of the flags of countries on these continents. ... The rings are said, thematically, to represent the habitable ...

The tradition and meaning of the Olympic Rings - The Olympic Games

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Understanding the meaning of the Olympic rings and the traditional Olympic Flag. ... As you can see the flag is still flown today in both the winter and the Summer ...

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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.