Count how many countries are in the Olympics and that the last place
50,098 people are expected to come to the Olympics 2012
The two continents that people came to America were from Europe and Africa.
so countries can come together and compeet.
They stand for the five continents that come together, America, Asia, Europe, Africa, and oceananic.
The five rings are interlocked to represent the 5 continents that come together to compete in the Olympics.
Because it is a peace sign for all 5 continents to come together and bond for a single purpose.
To protest the USSR invasion of Afghanistan.
Cos they come from France.
There are many languages that people participating in the Olympics speak. It just depends on what countries these people come from. Some of the most common languages are:French (Will be the language that the ceremonies are conducted in)EnglishMandarinOther forms of Chinese
Because it will give a chance for London to raise money when people from other countries come and pay like £32 for a ticket £12 everyday for food
there are criteria for each sport to be an olympic sport....i don't know all of them but one is that it must be played/practised in 4 continents!! that is why lacrosse is not an olympic sport....because it is not played in 4 continents!! Anyway...rowing is an awesome sport, perhaps the best to watch in the olympics...it totally deserves to be an olympic sport!!
Casting a mental eye around the globe, I come up with North America, Australia, and Antarctica (which has no countries at all, only territorial claims).
All Over The World.
The Olympics is a popular sporting event, Which comes only every winter and summer for 4 years. its a time when countries of the world come together and compete for medals. its a religious festival for Zeus. People play different sports or activities.
At this stage it would be not certain as to which countries will compete. That will only become clear when the 2012 Olympics come closer. A lot can happen in the next 4 years that could determine who will attend them.Answer #2204 countries are participating in 2012 summer Olympics.
because it is a time when 205 countries come together to get peaceful and competitive with one another
the continents have never come together. however, they started out together as a land mass called Pangaea.
Where people come from different country and compete in different activities.
Good things: People come together as a country to compete.
from the african people
countries come together for olympic day to see who would be the winner and to see the intensity of the compitetion it will be