Informative Quiz On Bowling Exam

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Informative Quiz On Bowling Exam

Bowling has become one of the ways through which families and friends catch up in many countries. How knowledgeable are you about the rules of this game and what is expected of a player. Take up this informative quiz on bowling before the exam and get to know more. All the best!


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  • 1. 
    American bowling  Congress, the mens organization, which controls competitive play and competitive play and promotes tourneys. 
  • 2. 
    Term for the bowling house or for just the lane.
  • 3. 
    Last and best-under-stress bowler on the team.
  • 4. 
    The area on front of the foul line on which the bowler stands to make delivery.
  • 5. 
    A 3-10 or 2-7 leave after first ball of frame. 
  • 6. 
    The 4-7-6-10 split.
  • 7. 
    A score given a team for an absent bowler.
  • 8. 
    Failure to pick up a possible spare.
  • 9. 
    The distance between the two finger holes on the ball.
  • 10. 
    Ball hitting to the left of a headpin for right-hander.
  • 11. 
    Bowling Proprietors' Association, lane owners.
  • 12. 
    The 2-4-5-8 or 3-5-6-9 leaves.
  • 13. 
    To pick off one pin on a two pin spare.
  • 14. 
    To pick off one pin on a three or four pin stand; also may be used to mean cherry.
  • 15. 
    The number of pins knocked down with first ball.
  • 16. 
    Bowling from the corner and crossing the center of the alley.
  • 17. 
    A ball that begins to make a large arc to the left the moment it is thrown.
  • 18. 
    A ball that results in little pin action.
  • 19. 
    PIns that have fallen on the first ball thrown.
  • 20. 
    Two strikes in a row.
  • 21. 
    A miniature bowling game, ball held in hands.
  • 22. 
    Alternate strikes and spares through a game.
  • 23. 
    A highly polished lane; straightens out the arc on a curve or hook delivery.
  • 24. 
    Physically crossing the line dividing the lane bed and the approach.
  • 25. 
    A division of the game; each game has ten such scoring division.
  • 26. 
    Hitting the head pin squarely on the nose on first throw. Also called on the button.
  • 27. 
    The 7-10 split.
  • 28. 
    A set of lanes with which a bowler has difficulty. 
  • 29. 
    A ball that goes into the gutter before it hits the pins.
  • 30. 
    A score adjustment used in competition to equalize the opportunity for opposing teams to win.
  • 31. 
    The pin numbered 1.
  • 32. 
    A ball that veers sharply to the left just before reaching the pins for the right-hander.
  • 33. 
    The bowling establishment or alley.
  • 34. 
    A German term for bowler; still in use.
  • 35. 
    A pin that rebounds off the sides of the end of the lane.
  • 36. 
    Began as 5 pin because of its center location and stirring ability. Some people refer to the headpin also as the king, because it is desirable to hot this pin for a strike.
  • 37. 
    Area from foul line down to the pit.
  • 38. 
    The first bowler on the team; most often the second high scorer of the team.
  • 39. 
    An organized group of bowling on a regular schedule.
  • 40. 
    The pins still standing after the first ball.
  • 41. 
    The upward motion of the fingers at point of release.
  • 42. 
    To bowl a line is to bowl 10 frames.
  • 43. 
    Throwing a ball too far out on the alley
  • 44. 
    To get a strike or a spare.
  • 45. 
    A frame in which there is no mark, it is not always a miss because the leave may be a spilt.
  • 46. 
    The 1-3-6-10 or 1-2-4-7 leave.
  • 47. 
    The reaction of one pin against another; the splash.
  • 48. 
    Place at the end of the lane bed in which pins fall and are reset.
  • 49. 
    The forward motion of the arms coordinated with the first step.
  • 50. 
    A split.
  • 51. 
    Sometimes referred to as a backup because of the backspin placed on the ball at release.
  • 52. 
    A curve with an extremely large arc.
  • 53. 
    Bowling without benefit of a handicap.
  • 54. 
    A pin standing directly behind another pin. Ex. 2-8 ; 3-9
  • 55. 
    One that allows the hook or curve ball to bend easily.
  • 56. 
    The pins.