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Tennis Comprehension Quiz

This quiz will test your understanding of the text that you read on the tennis reading page.

(You can also print this quiz on paper.)

1. Real tennis was an early form of the game that developed in:
a) Asia b) Europe c) the USA
2. Major Wingfield revived tennis in the:
a) 18th century b) 19th century c) 20th century
3. A tennis court is divided into two halves by a:
a) net b) wall c) line
4. A game begins with a player:
a) serving the ball b) stroking the ball c) returning the ball
5. How many players are on the court in a doubles match?
a) two b) four c) three
6. The four biggest tournaments make up the Grand:
a) Prix b) Slam c) Tour
7. The famous Wimbledon Tournament is held in:
a) England b) the USA c) Australia
8. A match is usually the best of three or five:
a) sets b) games c) points
9. The only player to win a "Golden Grand Slam" is:
a) Rod Laver b) Steffi Graf c) Margaret Court
10. Rod Laver was born in:
a) Germany b) the USA c) Australia

Contributor: Matt Errey