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  • QNA
Q. what is the distance run in marathon race?and why it is called marathon ?
:  A. The marathon is a long-distance foot race with an official distance of 42.195 kilometres (26 miles and 385 yards), that is usually run as a road...... more

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sitapati rao
Q. Why is a marathon race exactly 26 miles and 385 yards long?
Sitapati Rao:  A. The name, "marathon", comes from the legend of Pheidippides, a Greek soldier, who was sent from the town of Marathon to Athens to...... more

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Shan Real
Q. How the concept of MARATHON came?
Shan Real:  A. The name Marathon comes from the legend of Pheidippides, a Greek messenger. The legend states that he was sent from the town of Marathon to Athens...... more

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Abhishek Chauhan
Q. Jade Goody has died in her sleep following a public battle with cancer...Q. Why should a person have to die of any disease when medical science has improved by leaps and bounds?
Abhishek Chauhan:  A. I personally believe we live as long as we are useful. What and who determines our usefulness? Those who do not believe in God might not agree with...... more

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joyoti sen
Q. How long is a marathon race in modern sports discipline?
Joyoti Sen:  A. The marathon is a long-distance foot race with an official distance of 42.195 kilometers (26 miles 385 yards) that is usually run as a road race....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-long-is-a-marathon-race-in-modern-sports-discipline/13707250/answers/13242914

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