The Ultimate Badminton General Knowledge Trivia!

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The Ultimate Badminton General Knowledge Trivia!

Badminton and tennis look very similar, but the differences are what set them apart, a ball and a cock. Badminton has its origins in ancient civilizations in Europe and Asia. If you are a badminton player, you know that the server must hit in an upward direction, with an underarm hitting action. Test what more you know about the game by taking up the test below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Right service court

    • B. 

      Left service court

    • C. 

      Either service court

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Right to left

    • B. 

      Right to right

    • C. 

      Left to left

    • D. 

      Left to right

  • 3. 
    The game of badminton became popular in the United States during what time?
    • A. 

      1830's

    • B. 

      1930's

    • C. 

      5th Century A.D.

  • 4. 
    When serving the shuttle, the racket head must be where?
    • A. 

      Above the waist

    • B. 

      Above the fingers

    • C. 

      Below the waist

  • 5. 
    A shot to which the shuttle is hit sharply downward into the opponents court is called?
    • A. 

      Drop

    • B. 

      Drive

    • C. 

      Clear

    • D. 

      Smash

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      4'6"

    • B. 

      6'

    • C. 

      5'

    • D. 

      5'5"

  • 7. 
    During the game, you may hit the shuttle two times in a row.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    If the shuttle lands on the line, it is considered out of bounds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    In doubles play, the server must hit the shuttle into the diagonally opposite service court.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    It is a fault if the server misses the shuttle completely while attempting to serve.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
  • 13. 
    A shot hit high and close to the opposing teams end-line is called?
  • 14. 
    Any point scored which a player failed to touch the shuttle with his/her racket is called?
  • 15. 
    A shot hit so that just clears the net and falls quickly into the opponent's court is called?
  • 16. 
    The continual play between the serve and the fault is called?
  • 17. 
    The same person serves the entire game.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    When the server's score is even they serve from the right side of the court.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Only one attempt at service is allowed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False