Are You U.S. Open Tough?

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Are You U.S. Open Tough?

Do you have what it takes to face down the toughest obstacles on a USGA-afied golf course? Do you laugh at ankle-high rough and forced carries? Could you beat Vijay Singh in a fight? Take our personality quiz and find out if you're U. S. Open tough!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You just won a $350 million Powerball lottery. Which do you buy first?
    • A. 

      Mansion

    • B. 

      Luxury car (Photo: Maybach USA)

    • C. 

      Set of custom-made, high-end irons (Photo: Miura)

  • 2. 
    What is your handicap? Don't have one? Sign up to get one here at Golf.com. The link will open in a new window. You can also register for a handicap using your Facebook account. (Photo: Robert Beck/SI)
    • A. 

      Scratch or better

    • B. 

      Single digits

    • C. 

      10-15

    • D. 

      16-20

    • E. 

      21-25

    • F. 

      More than 25

    • G. 

      I'd rather not say.

  • 3. 
    Which would you order at a steakhouse?
    • A. 

      Filet (Photo: Getty Images)

    • B. 

      T-bone. (Photo: Diana Eliazov)

    • C. 

      New York strip Photo: Scott Suchman/For the Washington Post/Getty Images)

    • D. 

      A ribeye. (Photo: Bryan Steffy/Getty Images)

    • E. 

      Something other than steak, such as chicken or fish. (Photo: Alex Brandon/AP)

  • 4. 
    (Photo: PGA Tour/Getty Images) You're on a golf vacation in Arizona. You crush a drive and can reach the par-5 15th at TPC Scottsdale (above) in two with another good shot, provided you carry the water. What do you do?
    • A. 

      I lay up to a safe distance, hit a wedge to the middle of the green and two-putt for par.

    • B. 

      I'm on vacation and playing great. I go for the green.

    • C. 

      I don't take golf vacations.

  • 5. 
    What is your favorite major championship?
    • A. 

      The Masters (Photo: Augusta National/Getty Images)

    • B. 

      The U.S. Open (Photo: Richard Mackson/SI)

    • C. 

      The Open Championship (Photo: David Cannon/Allsport)

    • D. 

      The PGA Championship (Robert Beck/SI)

  • 6. 
    You've been challenged to a high-stakes money game.  Which fictional golfer do you choose as your partner?
    • A. 

      Ty Webb

    • B. 

      Happy Gilmore

    • C. 

      Roy McAvoy (Photo: Getty Images

    • D. 

      Moe, Larry or Curly (Photo: Everett Collection)

  • 7. 
    If you could only play one course for the rest of your life, which would you pick?
    • A. 

      Augusta National (Getty Images)

    • B. 

      Pebble Beach (Photo:Mike Ehrmann /Sports Illustrated)

    • C. 

      Pine Valley (Photo: John and Jeannine Henebry)

    • D. 

      St. Andrews (Old Course) (Photo: Bob Martin/Sports Illustrated)

  • 8. 
    What's your reaction to seeing your drive has come to rest in a divot? (Photo: Cal Sport Media)
    • A. 

      I move the ball back in my stance and play it from the divot.

    • B. 

      I kick it out of the divot and get a better lie.

    • C. 

      I bemoan my bad luck and then play the shot.

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is most like the swing thought you'd have on the first tee with a lot of people watching? (Photo: Chris Condon/PGA Tour)
    • A. 

      "Put a good swing on it."

    • B. 

      "Nice and smooth. Don't rush."

    • C. 

      "What should I eat at the turn?"

    • D. 

      "Good lord, please let me get it airborne."

    • E. 

      What's a swing thought?

  • 10. 
    Which kind of ball marker do you use?
    • A. 

      A coin (Photo: Darren Carroll/Sports Illustrated)

    • B. 

      A flat marker, custom made or with a logo (Photo: Robert Beck/Sports Illustrated)

    • C. 

      A plastic, push-pin marker. (Photo: bostongolf-uk.com) 

    • D. 

      A casino chip

    • E. 

      A tee