Fun Quiz On Pickleball

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Fun Quiz On Pickleball

This is a fun quiz to see how well pickleball players know their game.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Pickleball was invented in what year?
    • A. 

      1965

    • B. 

      1975

    • C. 

      1985

    • D. 

      1995

  • 2. 
    The game was name after the owner's?
    • A. 

      Kid

    • B. 

      Dog

    • C. 

      Cat

    • D. 

      Wife

  • 3. 
    The name of the pet pickleball was named after.
    • A. 

      Dill pickle

    • B. 

      Pickles

    • C. 

      Pickleball

    • D. 

      Pickler

  • 4. 
    What breed of dog did the owner name pickleball after?
    • A. 

      Pomerian

    • B. 

      Cocker spaniel

    • C. 

      Weiner dog

    • D. 

      Poodle

  • 5. 
    The original court was used for..........
    • A. 

      Tennis

    • B. 

      Lawn bowling

    • C. 

      Badminton

    • D. 

      Bocce

  • 6. 
    The inventor cut the poles off at what height?
    • A. 

      His neck

    • B. 

      His waist

    • C. 

      His knees

    • D. 

      His head

  • 7. 
    The original ball use in the invention of pickleball was use to practice...
    • A. 

      Baseball

    • B. 

      Hockey

    • C. 

      Golf

    • D. 

      Tennis

  • 8. 
    The original paddle design came from what other sport?
    • A. 

      Ping pong

    • B. 

      Badminton

    • C. 

      Tennis

    • D. 

      Paddle ball

  • 9. 
    The correct dimensions of a pickleball court are .....
    • A. 

      20' X 50'

    • B. 

      22' X 44'

    • C. 

      20' X 44'

    • D. 

      24 X 40"

  • 10. 
    The correct name of the kitchen is .......
    • A. 

      No hit zone

    • B. 

      No step zone

    • C. 

      No play zone

    • D. 

      Non volley zone

  • 11. 
    The correct order of announcing the score is ....
    • A. 

      Opposing team, your team, server number

    • B. 

      Server number, opposing team, your team

    • C. 

      Your team, opposing team, sever number

    • D. 

      Your team, opposing team

  • 12. 
    The first name of the inventor of pickleball was
    • A. 

      Jake

    • B. 

      Joel

    • C. 

      Jock

    • D. 

      Jck

  • 13. 
    The inventors wife claims that she actually named the game after ...
    • A. 

      Cards

    • B. 

      Boats

    • C. 

      Cars

    • D. 

      Joke

  • 14. 
    The game of pickleball can be played to what scores in tournaments
    • A. 

      11, 15, 21

    • B. 

      7, 9 , 11

    • C. 

      11, 15, 17 11, 15, 17

    • D. 

      11, 15, 21, 31

  • 15. 
    The Dura Fast 40 pickleball has how many holes
    • A. 

      56

    • B. 

      46

    • C. 

      36

    • D. 

      40

  • 16. 
    On what island was the game of pickleball first played?
    • A. 

      Aruba

    • B. 

      Bainbridge

    • C. 

      Victoria

    • D. 

      Seattle

  • 17. 
    The proper setting for a pickleball net is ........
    • A. 

      38 and 36

    • B. 

      36 and 34

    • C. 

      38 and 36

    • D. 

      40 and 38

  • 18. 
    What three countries belong to the International Federation of Pickleball
    • A. 

      Canada, Japan, USA

    • B. 

      Canada, India, USA

    • C. 

      Canada, China, USA

    • D. 

      Canada, Mexico, USA

  • 19. 
    What famous pickleball player's nick name is Yoda
    • A. 

      Steve Wong

    • B. 

      Tim Nelson

    • C. 

      Mark Friedenberg

    • D. 

      Tim McGraw

  • 20. 
    What ball is use most frequently for indoor play?
    • A. 

      Cosmos

    • B. 

      JUGS

    • C. 

      Dura Indoor

    • D. 

      Dura fast 40

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    If you hit a volley outside the NV Zone but you partner is standing in the NV Zone at the time, it is a fault.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    If a cracked ball is discovered after a rally is complete, the referee can decided whether the cracked ball affected the rally and either award a point or call for a replay or let.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Yelling OUT is deemed to be a distraction and the opposing team will be awarded a point.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    A server can serve with one foot in the court at the time he or she makes contact with the ball?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    A player can make contact with the ball more than once as long as subsequent hits are part of the same continuous motion of the paddle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    A player can score a point even if a player is standing behind the baseline and is hit by the ball.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    If the wrong person plays the ball on the receiving team, it is considered a let serve and the serve is taken over.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    If a ball bounces over the net and either the wind or the back spin causes the ball to bounce on the opponents' side and then back over the net to the server's side without being touched, it is a point for the serving team.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    If a let serve hits the non receiving player and thus served to the wrong court it is not a let serve but a loss of serve
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    The non receiving player can catch the ball after it hits the court service if the serve is to the wrong court.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    The serving team must let the ball bounce on the return off serve.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    In rally point scoring, you must be serving to get a point.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 35. 
    The team starting a game receives only one service down.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 36. 
    A normal game of pickleball goes to 11 points win by 2.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    Pickleball was invented as a kids game and seniors took over.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 38. 
    The non volley line is actually part of the non volley zone or ktichen.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 39. 
    In a refereed game, the players call all lines on their side of the net but not the short serve.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 40. 
    In tournament play, any ball any color can be used under IFP rules.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 41. 
    Wooden paddles can be used in tournament play.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 42. 
    A ball can be hit around the net pole and still be in play if it lands in the opponent's playing court.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 43. 
    43. Not waiting for the referee to call the score is a technical foul and can result in loss of serve.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 44. 
    Legal paddles must all have the same size face.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 45. 
    Most paddle manufactures are located in Seattle WA because of Boeing Airlines.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 46. 
    There is no such thing as a graphite paddle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 47. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 48. 
    The referee is responsible for calling the short serve or a ball hitting the non volley line on a serve.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 49. 
    If on partner calls the ball OUT and the partner calls it in, the ball will be considered in.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 50. 
    The non volley line is set at 6' 6" the same as the short service line on a badminton court.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 51. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False