Do You Know Tennis?

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Do You Know Tennis? - Quiz

Tennis is a popular game played in the world today, both indoor and outdoor. Have you ever played Tennis? What do you know about the game? If you have an answer to this questions, come on take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which type of game of game is Tennis?

    • A.

      Oval

    • B.

      Round

    • C.

      Racket

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Racket
    Explanation
    Tennis is considered a racket game because it is played with a racket, which is a specialized sports equipment used to hit the ball. In tennis, players use the racket to strike the ball over the net and into the opponent's court. The objective of the game is to score points by making the ball land within the boundaries of the court and out of reach of the opponent. Therefore, the correct answer is "Racket."

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  • 2. 

    Where is said to be the origin of modern day tennis?

    • A.

      USA

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      China

    • D.

      Japan

    Correct Answer
    B. England
    Explanation
    England is said to be the origin of modern-day tennis because the game of tennis as we know it today can be traced back to medieval England. The sport evolved from a game called "real tennis" or "royal tennis" that was played by the English royalty and nobility in the 12th century. It later spread to other countries, including the United States, but its roots can be traced back to England.

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  • 3. 

    What is the full meaning ITF?

    • A.

      International Tennis Feldipn

    • B.

      Indoor Tennis Federation

    • C.

      International Tennis Federation

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. International Tennis Federation
    Explanation
    The correct answer is International Tennis Federation. ITF stands for International Tennis Federation, which is the governing body for the sport of tennis worldwide. It is responsible for organizing and overseeing international tennis events, setting rules and regulations, and promoting the development of the sport.

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  • 4. 

    Who designed or added tiebreak system to the game?

    • A.

      Antonie Van Loone

    • B.

      Jimmy Van Alen

    • C.

      Lin Chin Hua

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Jimmy Van Alen
    Explanation
    Jimmy Van Alen is the correct answer because he is known for designing and adding the tiebreak system to the game. The tiebreak system was introduced in the 1960s as a way to prevent lengthy matches and provide a more decisive outcome. Van Alen's innovation revolutionized the game of tennis and is still used today in various tournaments around the world.

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  • 5. 

    When was the first time the tennis game withdrawn from the olympics?

    • A.

      1919

    • B.

      1923

    • C.

      1924

    • D.

      1927

    Correct Answer
    C. 1924
    Explanation
    In 1924, the tennis game was withdrawn from the Olympics for the first time.

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  • 6. 

    After withdrawing from the olympics in 1924, when was the game re-introduced into olympics?

    • A.

      1964

    • B.

      1974

    • C.

      1984

    • D.

      1994

    Correct Answer
    C. 1984
    Explanation
    The game was re-introduced into the Olympics in 1984.

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  • 7. 

    Who was the president of ITF when the sport was reinstated in olympics?

    • A.

      Ivy Posiedon

    • B.

      Chime Ivy

    • C.

      Phillipe Cheav

    • D.

      Philippe Chatrier

    Correct Answer
    D. Philippe Chatrier
    Explanation
    Philippe Chatrier is the correct answer because he was the president of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) when the sport was reinstated in the Olympics. As the president, he played a crucial role in advocating for tennis to be included in the Olympic program again. Chatrier was known for his dedication to the sport and his efforts to promote tennis globally, making him a key figure in the decision to reintroduce tennis to the Olympics.

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  • 8. 

    When did the Davies men cup first start?

    • A.

      1900

    • B.

      1910

    • C.

      1920

    • D.

      1930

    Correct Answer
    A. 1900
    Explanation
    The Davies men cup first started in 1900.

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  • 9. 

    The fed cup was founded as federation cup in what year?

    • A.

      1960

    • B.

      1961

    • C.

      1962

    • D.

      1963

    Correct Answer
    D. 1963
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1963. The Fed Cup was originally founded as the Federation Cup in 1963.

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following is needed in the game?

    • A.

      Rackets

    • B.

      Balls

    • C.

      All of the above

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. All of the above
    Explanation
    In the game mentioned, both rackets and balls are required. Rackets are necessary for players to hit the ball, while balls are essential for gameplay. Therefore, both rackets and balls are needed in the game.

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