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Golf Comprehension Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests reading comprehension of the Golf page.

1. On a golf course, cups are located on the

tee boxes
fairways
greens
a) tee boxes b) fairways c) greens

2. The longest grass on a golf course is in the

rough
fairways
bunkers
a) rough b) fairways c) bunkers

3. The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews is in

Ireland
Scotland
England
a) Ireland b) Scotland c) England

4. The object of golf is to get the ball into a

bunker
cup
pocket
a) bunker b) cup c) pocket

5. The club designed to hit the ball the greatest distance is a

putter
9 iron
driver
a) putter b) 9 iron c) driver

6. A putter is usually used

in the rough
on a tee
on a green
a) in the rough b) on a tee c) on a green

7. A hole that's less than 200 metres long would normally be a

par 3
par 4
par 5
a) par 3 b) par 4 c) par 5

8. During his career, golf legend Jack Nicklaus won

15 majors
18 majors
20 majors
a) 15 majors b) 18 majors c) 20 majors

9. Champion golfer Annika Sorenstam was born near

Stockholm
Sydney
Seattle
a) Stockholm b) Sydney c) Seattle

10. Tiger Woods' mother came from

Tanzania
Taiwan
Thailand
a) Tanzania b) Taiwan c) Thailand

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