# Quiz: Can You Answer These 16 Bowling Questions Every Human Should Know?

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Can you get that perfect game?

## A quiz on the rules and general playing culture of one the greatest American pastimes, bowling! See if you can get every question!

Nov 18, 2017
How many finger holes are in a bowling ball?
Two
Three
Four
A diagonal slash indicates what?
Spare
Strike
Cover
How does someone get a spare?
Knock down all the pins in the second ball
Knock down no pins at all
Knock down all the pins in the first ball
What is usually the first thing you do when you go bowling?
Measure the alley's width
Choose your bowling ball
Exchange shoes
What letter represents a strike on screen?
X
Z
Y
How many rolls do you get in one frame?
Two
One
Three
There are typically _____ pins in a bowling alley.
Ten
Eleven
Thirteen
An open frame is when someone _________.
gets two spares in a row.
gets two strikes in a row
doesn't knock down any pin in one frame
What does it mean to have a "gutter ball"?
You knock down every pin
You don't knock down any pin
You bounce the ball on the floor
How many strikes can you get in one frame?
Three
One
Two
If someone gets a strike in frame 1 and a five in frame 2, what score is in frame 1?
50
5
15
In bowling, what is a "turkey"?
Getting seven spares in a row
Going through an entire game with only open frames
Getting three strikes in a row
How many rolls do people normally get in the 10th frame?
One
Two
Three
When does a bonus roll occur for the 10th frame?
When you don't knock down any pin
When you get a spare or strike
When you plead with the manager
Getting strikes in every frame is called a _______ game.
perfect
strikeout
striking