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Showcase China and the Olympics! By Katelyn and Shenae! Actualities about China is some of the time one day in front of the USA Dessert was developed in China around 2000B.C when the Chinese pressed a delicate drain and rice blend in the snow.
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Showcase China & the Olympics! By Katelyn & Shenae!

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Facts about China is now and then one day in front of the USA Ice-cream was designed in China around 2000B.C when the Chinese stuffed a delicate drain and rice blend in the snow. At the point when a Chinese kid loses an infant tooth, it doesn\'t get tucked under the cushion for the tooth fairy.â  If the youngster loses an upper tooth, the tyke\'s guardians plant the tooth in the ground so the new tooth will develop in straight and healthy.â  Parents hurl a lost base tooth up to the housetops so that the new tooth will become upwards , as well. Not at all like the 26 letters of our letters in order, words can\'t be sounded out letter by letter. Every year is spoken to by an animal.â  There are twelve creatures which speak to the twelve months.â  Red is viewed as a fortunate shading in China.â  At one time wedding dresses were red.â  New Year\'s flags, garments, and fortunate cash envelopes are still red. China is the forward biggest nation on the planet.

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Population: 1.3 billion individuals Tourist Attractions: The Forbidden City, The Great Wall, Terra Cotta Warriors, and The Bund History: The recorded history of China starts with the Shang Dynasty (ca. 1600 BC - ca. 1100 BC). Capital City: Beijing

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Facts about China Jiaozi, that is bubbled or steamed dumplings Guotic or seared dumplings Xia Long Bao or the soup dumplings Noodles, both singed and soup noodles Baozi or steamed and filled buns Soy egg cooked in Soy Sauce Tea Egg arranged by absorbing or stewing tea Food: (1)Basic broiled rice (2)chicken chow mein (3)Crab rangoon (4)Chicken browned rice (5)Egg moves (6)Sweet and harsh sauce (7)Hot and Sour Soup (8)Orange Chicken (9)Sweet and acrid pork (10)Egg drop soup Language Spoken: Mandarin Climate: Being 24.4 Tourist attractions: Great mass of china, Forbidden city, Summer Palace and the sanctuary of paradise

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History of the Olympics! The principal present day Olympic Games opened in the first week of April 1896. Since the Greek government had been not able to reserve development of a stadium, an affluent Greek engineer, Georgios Averoff, gave one million drachmas (over $100,000) to restore the Panathenaic Stadium, initially implicit 330 BCE, with white marble for the Olympic Games. The aggressive occasions added to the Olympic diversions incorporate tossing the plate and the spear, the long bounce, boxing , wrestling, chariot and steed hustling and a test to test all-round capacity - the pentathlon. The antiquated pentathlon starts with rivalry in four orders - running, hopping, tossing the disk and the spear. The victors rising up out of these experiences then meet in a fifth and unequivocal challenge, wrestling. As indicated by legend, the old Olympic Games were established by Heracles (the Roman Hercules), a child of Zeus.

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History of the Olympics Have you ever thought about how the Olympics begun? In Olympia, Greece the Olympic Games were held at regular intervals. To begin with Olympic amusement was recorded in 776 BC; that spoke the truth 3,000 years back. Around then this extraordinary celebration occurred to respect the Greek divine beings. Olympics were held amid the immense celebration. My assets say Olympics were held to satisfy the different divine beings. One God, specifically, the most essential was called Zeus. The Olympics were called Olympiad in Greece. Just men and young men may enter the diversions and ladies may not even be among the observers (the contenders contend completely bare). An exemption is made for priestesses of the com goddess Demeter.

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History of the China The Opening Ceremony The 2008 Summer Olympics opening service was held at the Beijing National Stadium, otherwise called the Bird\'s Nest . It started at 8:08 pm China Standard Time (UTC+8) on 8 August 2008 on the grounds that in Chinese society, 8 is thought to be a fortunate number. The number 8 is connected with thriving and trust in Chinese society. Coordinators assert that the stadium was full to its 91,000 limit The Olympic image (five interlocked rings)â  speaks to the five\'s union unique real mainlands (Africa, America, Asia, Australia and Europe) and the competitors\' meeting from all through the world at the Olympic Games. The five shades of the rings from left to right are blue, dark and red over the top and yellow and green along the base.

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History of the Olympics The Closing Ceremony The Games arrived at the end of their 17-day pursue a function - a gathering, truly - highlighting ricocheting and flying men, drum trucks, pivoting posts, light wheels accurately 2.008 meters in distance across and 1,148 silver ringer wearing artists in yellow dresses, every last bit of it a lead-up to the competitors\' passage of the world, who by convention on the night of shutting service blended together, without respect to nationality, in the focal point of the stadium. The 2008 Beijing Olympics

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Beijing host of the 2008 Olympics Tourist Highlights: Badaling Great Wall, is found more than 70 kilometers northwest from the focal point of Beijing City, with more than 1000 meters above ocean level, possesses an instructing and key position. Badaling is the best-protected area of the Great Wall. 370 remote pioneers and big cheeses have come to climb Badaling progressively.

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Beijing, Host of the 2008 Olympics Beijing: The name implies "Northern Capital." (Nanjing is the "Southern Capital.") Population: 15.38 million Beijing’s Tourist Attractions: The Summer Palace, & the Forbidden City The taboo City History of Beijing : Beijing was at first manufactured more than 3000 years back. In BC 1045, the city of Beijing at first shaped. For a huge number of years, more than 6 administrations set Beijing as capital. Beijing is likewise the capital of People’s Republic of China. The Summer Palace

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Volley Ball Athletes taking an interest in Special Olympics Volleyball advantage from the fellowship that originates from contending in a group activity, and in addition the preparation that empowers them to effectively serve and return a volleyball. Unique Olympics Volleyball likewise offers singular abilities rivalry to permit competitors to prepare and contend in fundamental volleyball aptitudes. The improvement of these key abilities is fundamental before progressing to group rivalry. These aptitudes incorporate volleying, serving and passing. Volleyball Facts Volleyball was acquainted with Special Olympics in 1983. 259 competitors from 20 groups contended in volleyball at the 2003 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Dublin, Ireland. As of the 2005 Special Olympics Athlete Participation Report, 71,982 Special Olympics competitors contend in volleyball.

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Soccer The first authority men\'s Olympic soccer competition goes back to the 1908 London Games, where Great Britain crushed Denmark to guarantee the first soccer gold award. Since that time soccer has been a piece of each Olympic Games Program, except for the 1932 Los Angeles Games. The 1940 and 1944 Olympic Games were wiped out totally because of the political pressures encompassing World War II. While the current round of football began with the Football\'s establishment Association of England in 1863, its roots reach out to inverse finishes of the earth. The old Chinese, Greeks and Romans played a comparable amusement, much sooner than English rulers in the 1300s and 1400s were attempting to ban the rough game. Extraordinary Britain did not fit the bill for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. It won three Olympic titles: Paris 1900, London 1908 and Stockholm 1912. In 2012, Great Britain will serve as coordinator of the Olympic Games.

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Gymnastics If gymnasts are truly genuine about bringing home the gold, then the Olympic tests can be depended on to truly put them through their paces. Whether the occasion includes swinging from rings, flying around the uneven bars, showing aesthetic abilities on the floor or parity shaft - or any of the exciting moves we\'ve generally expect - this game is constantly a standout amongst the most well known for summer observers. Trampoline acrobatic appeared at the Sydney 2000 Games including both men\'s and ladies\' individual occasions. The Russian Federation took home two gold decorations at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games as Alexander Moskalenko and Irina Karavaeva were delegated with gold awards Gymnastics has a long, pleased history. The game can be followed back to old Greece, where such abilities included in the old Olympic Games. An impeccable combination of games and feel, tumbling positions among the characterizing games of the Olympic Games.â 

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Mahe Drysdale Mahe Drysdale (29) – is the present best on the planet having taken the title and exceptional three times in progression in 2005, 2006 and 2007 and he goes to Beijing as the top pick. He has Olympic experience from Athens (Coxless Four) and is additionally a previous victor of the Halberg Supreme Award. DOB: 19 November 1978 Place of Birth: Melbourne, Australia Age: 29 Event: Rowing Height: 1.99m Medals: 1 bronze in 2008 He set a world record with a period of 6 minutes, 35.40 seconds in the single sculls at the 2006 World Championships.

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Valerie Vili DOB: 6 October 1984 Place of conception: Rotorua New Zealand Age: 23 Event: Shot-putter Valerie Vili, nã©e Adams, (conceived October 6, 1984) is a shot putter from New Zealand. She is the ruling Olympic champion, best on the planet and Commonwealth record-holder, having tossed a separation of 20.56 m. Valerie Vili opened with a toss of 20.56 meters which was never bettered and she had the privilege to decrease her last toss How decent then that heading towards Beijing, New Zealand games has a remarkable award prospect again – shot putter Valerie Vili.

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Matthew Mitcham A two-time Australian Youth Olympic Festival competitor, Matthew contended in trampoline at the 2003 AYOF completing 6th and in jumping at the 2005 AYOF, winning three gold awards and one silver. DOB:

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