11. Sınıf Meb Yayınları İngilizce Ders Kitabı Sayfa 31 Cevabı 2017 – 2018 Yeni Müfredat
11. Sınıf Meb Yayınları İngilizce Ders Kitabı Sayfa 31 Cevabı
DID yOU KNOW?
Read the facts about Olympics, the Oscars and FIFA World Cup. Place the foMowing facts in the missing parts.
1. The length of the red carpet at the Dolby Theatre, where the ceremonies are held, is 152.4 metres.
2. In 1950 India dropped out of the tournaments when they weren’t allowed to play barefoot in the tournament.
3. The five rings represent Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, and the Americas.
The first recorded ancient Olympic Games were held in 776 B.C. as a religious festival. And the first Summer Olympic Games were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece.
Since 1913 the gold and silver Olympic medals have been made out of 92.5% silver, with the gold medal covered in six grams of gold.
Because of World War I and World War II, there were no Olympic Games in 1916, 1940 or 1944.
The first Olympic Games televised worldwide was the Rome Olympics in 1960.
♦ The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, first took place at a private dinner for about 270 people in 1929.
♦ The Oscar statuette is 34 centimetres tall and 3.5 kg.
Walt Disney won 22 Academy Awards from 59 nominations, and holds the record for most Academy Awards in history. Ben-Hur, Titanic, and The Lord of the Rmgs: The Return of the King are the most successful films in Oscar history, each winning 11 Oscars.
FIFA WORLD CUP
y The World Cup tournament, which is put on by FIFA every 4 years, is the most widely viewed sporting event in the world.
y The winning nation has the original trophy, made of 6.175 kg solid gold, until the celebrations are over. Then they take home a cheaper replica that is just gold-plated.
y Brazil has won the most titles with 5 wins out of 20 tournaments.
y The winner of 2018 World Cup in Russia takes home $50 million.