Are You A Badminton Lover?

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Are You A Badminton Lover? - Quiz

Badminton is a game that uses racquets to hit a cock across the net with two players per side. Are you a badminton Lover? Do you have interest in knowing about it? Find out more below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Doubles is played with two people but only one racket

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Doubles is a form of tennis that is played with two teams, each consisting of two players. Therefore, it requires four people to play doubles, not just two. Additionally, in doubles, each player has their own racket, so it is not true that doubles is played with only one racket.

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  • 2. 

    Who gets to serve first? 

    • A.

      The older players

    • B.

      The team that wins Rock Paper Scissors

    • C.

      Players who win the rally for serve

    • D.

      Who cares?

    Correct Answer
    C. Players who win the rally for serve
    Explanation
    The correct answer is players who win the rally for serve. In sports such as tennis or badminton, the players must first compete in a rally to determine who gets to serve first. The winner of this rally earns the right to serve and start the game. This is a fair way to determine the serving order and ensures equal opportunities for both players or teams.

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  • 3. 

    When serving the birdie must go to the 

    • A.

      Opposite side of the court

    • B.

      Either opposing player

    • C.

      Into the service box of the opposite opposing player

    • D.

      Kitchen, maybe it will make me a sandwich

    Correct Answer
    C. Into the service box of the opposite opposing player
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Into the service box of the opposite opposing player." This is because in badminton, when serving, the birdie must be hit into the service box on the opposite side of the court, specifically targeting the opposing player's service box. This is a crucial rule in the game as it ensures fair play and equal opportunities for both players.

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  • 4. 

    Serves must be... 

    • A.

      Hit with enough force to break the speed of light

    • B.

      Hit overhand

    • C.

      Hit below your waist

    • D.

      Done by your team mate because you never learned how

    Correct Answer
    C. Hit below your waist
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Hit below your waist." This is because in many sports, such as volleyball or badminton, there are rules that specify that a serve must be made below the waist. This is to ensure fair play and to prevent players from gaining an unfair advantage by serving from a higher position. By hitting below the waist, it allows for a more controlled and consistent serve.

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  • 5. 

    Badminton was created in Badminton, United States.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
  • 6. 

    When a birdie lands on the line it is...

    • A.

      Out

    • B.

      Whatever the other team says, you don't like confrentation

    • C.

      In.

    • D.

      On the line, duh

    Correct Answer
    C. In.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "In." This is because the question states that when a birdie lands on the line, it is "In." The phrase "on the line, duh" further supports this answer, as it implies that it is obvious that the birdie would be considered in when it lands on the line.

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  • 7. 

    If a shot is a smash it sent the birdie.. 

    • A.

      Barely over the net.

    • B.

      Out of bounds.

    • C.

      FLYING DOWN THE COURT!

    • D.

      Its one of those stop reading this one.

    Correct Answer
    C. FLYING DOWN THE COURT!
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "FLYING DOWN THE COURT!" because the question states that if a shot is a smash, it sent the birdie flying down the court. Among the given options, only "FLYING DOWN THE COURT!" accurately describes the action of the birdie being hit with force and traveling down the court.

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  • 8. 

    What is a birdie? 

    • A.

      An adorable flying animal

    • B.

      Another name for a racket

    • C.

      The "shuttlecock" or object you hit back and forth

    • D.

      The reason you have bruises all over your body

    Correct Answer
    C. The "shuttlecock" or object you hit back and forth
    Explanation
    A birdie is the term used to refer to the "shuttlecock" or object that is hit back and forth in the game of badminton. It is made up of feathers or synthetic materials and has a rounded base with a conical shape. Players use a racket to hit the birdie over the net, aiming to score points by making it land within the opponent's court. The term "birdie" is commonly used in the context of badminton to describe this specific object used in the game.

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  • 9. 

    To exchange shots while birdie is in play is a 

    • A.

      Drive

    • B.

      High Clear

    • C.

      Rally

    • D.

      Really scare athletic thing that I don't do.

    Correct Answer
    C. Rally
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Rally" because in badminton, a rally refers to the exchange of shots between players while the birdie is in play. It involves hitting the birdie back and forth over the net, with both players trying to keep the rally going by returning the shot successfully.

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  • 10. 

    A shot hit softly and with finesse to fall rapidly and close to the net in the opponents court.

    • A.

      Pro move!

    • B.

      Drop

    • C.

      Smash

    • D.

      Really scary thing!

    Correct Answer
    B. Drop
    Explanation
    The term "drop" refers to a shot in which the player hits the ball softly and with finesse, causing it to fall rapidly and close to the net in the opponent's court. This type of shot requires precision and control, as it aims to catch the opponent off guard and make it difficult for them to return the ball effectively. It is considered a pro move because it requires skill and strategy to execute successfully.

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  • 11. 

    • A.

      Overhand Clear

    • B.

      Underhand Drop

    • C.

      Underhand Clear

    • D.

      WOAH PRETTY LINES

    Correct Answer
    C. Underhand Clear
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Underhand Clear." This is a badminton technique used to hit the shuttlecock high and deep into the opponent's court. It involves a swinging motion with an underhand grip, allowing for greater control and accuracy. The underhand clear is commonly used to create distance between the players and set up for a defensive or offensive shot.

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  • 12. 

    There is no difference between a shuttlecock and a birdie

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    A shuttlecock and a birdie are actually the same thing. They are both terms used to describe the projectile that is hit back and forth in the game of badminton. The terms are used interchangeably depending on the region or country. Therefore, it can be concluded that there is no difference between a shuttlecock and a birdie.

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  • 13. 

    The team who fails to hit the birdie gets...

    • A.

      1 point

    • B.

      2 points

    • C.

      0 points

    • D.

      3 points

    Correct Answer
    C. 0 points
    Explanation
    If a team fails to hit the birdie, it means they were unsuccessful in their attempt. Therefore, they would not earn any points as a result of their failure. Hence, the correct answer is 0 points.

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  • 14. 

    Faults include hitting the birdie out of bounds, going through the net, hitting a player, and when a player/racket hits the net. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because it accurately lists the faults in a badminton game. These faults include hitting the birdie out of bounds, going through the net, hitting a player, and when a player or racket hits the net.

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  • 15. 

    Committing a fault leads to loss of service and a point awarded to the receiving team

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Committing a fault in a game or sport typically results in negative consequences, such as loss of service or points awarded to the opposing team. This is because a fault indicates a violation of the rules or an error in execution, which gives an advantage to the other team. Therefore, it is true that committing a fault leads to loss of service and a point awarded to the receiving team.

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  • 16. 

    RELO stands for 

    • A.

      Really Enraged Losing Outcast

    • B.

      Real Eyebrow Labour Organization

    • C.

      Right Even Left Odd

    Correct Answer
    C. Right Even Left Odd
    Explanation
    RELO stands for Right Even Left Odd. This acronym is commonly used in programming and mathematics to refer to a pattern or sequence where numbers alternate between being even (divisible by 2) and odd (not divisible by 2). The term "right" represents the even numbers, while "left" represents the odd numbers. Therefore, the correct answer is Right Even Left Odd.

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