The Olympics: Rebranding the East End

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1. What happened to the Stadium after the Games?

  • It was passed on to West Ham FC
  • It was demolished
  • It was demolished and parts of it were sold as souvenirs
  • It was opened to the public
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2. How many permanent jobs were created in the Olympic Park?

  • 12,000
  • 15,000
  • 1,000
  • 10,000
  • 9,000
  • 13,000
  • 3,000

3. How could the heavy policing due to the threat of terrorism have had a negative social impact?

  • It could have increased the distrust of Muslim communities and visitors
  • The police cars increased congestion.
  • It meant the police officers couldn't watch the Games
  • The police themselves could have become a target for terrorism

4. What was the environmental benefit to building the stadium on a brownfield site?

  • Materials from the old buildings were recycled.
  • Green belt land was preserved
  • It reduced visual pollution by demolishing old factories
  • People did not have to drive as far, so there was less air pollution

5. What type of funding was used to fund the Games?

  • Public donations
  • Top-down
  • Match funding
  • Bottom-up


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