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There are ten Track and Field events in a decathlon.

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Q: In modern times the pentathlon has been replaced by decathlonHow many events are in this activity?
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What is the difference between pentathlon and heptathlon?

A Pentathlon has 5 event and a Heptathlon has 8 events :)

How competitions are in the Olympics pentathlon?

As indicated by the prefix penta-, there are five events in a pentathlon.

What are all the events in pentathlon?

In the modern day pentathlon, there is fencing, swimming, running, shooting, and riding.

What is a contest with 5 track and field events?

In the old days, a pentathlon.

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What is the Pentathlon?

The ancient Greek pentathlon consisted of five events: discus, javelin, long jump, a foot-race which was most likely a stade long, and wrestling. Of these five events, the first three belonged solely to the pentathlon while running and wrestling were also separate events in and of themselves.

What events made up the pentathlon of the ancient Olympics?

== The events of the Pentathlon in the ancient Olympics were: 1) a foot race that history has deemed to be approximately 150-200 meters

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How many events in the modern pentathlon?


Which sports was the combination of five events?


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Number of combined events in a decathlon and a pentathlon?


What does 5 e in a p stand for?

Events in a pentathlon.

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How does someone win a pentathlon?

winning all or a lot of the events...

Why is it called modern pentathlon if there are only 4 events?

Because there's 5 events not 4 lol

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How long do you have to run in the pentathlon?

The pentathlon is made up of 5 events: 100m hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put, and the 800m run.

How many combined events are in a decathlon and a pentathlon?

The Decathlon is comprised of Ten (10) events. The Pentathlon is comprised of Five (5) events.There are a combined fifteen (15) events. However, the pentathlon's five events are also encompassed within the decathlon as well. Therefore, technically there are only Ten (10) unique events between the two competitions.

How many different competitions are part of an Olympic pentathlon?

There are five different events in a pentathlon. The modern pentathlon in the Olympics includes freestyle swimming, fencing, show jumping, pistol shooting, and 3200 meter cross country race..

What track and field competition involves athletes competing in five events?


What does 5 E on a P stand for?

5 Events in the Pentathlon

How many of the five events of the ancient pentathlon did you have to complete in order to win?


Which sport was the combination of five events for the Greeks?

The sport that had a combination of five events was the pentathlon