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Quiz about Bowling Miscellaneous
Quiz about Bowling Miscellaneous

Bowling Miscellaneous Trivia Quiz


This is a quiz designed for those who know the fundamentals of bowling. Might be a bit hard for beginners. Good luck!

A multiple-choice quiz by kRossAnt. Estimated time: 5 mins.
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Author
kRossAnt
Time
5 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
80,627
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Tough
Avg Score
6 / 10
Plays
1682
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Question 1 of 10
1. "Fried heads" are ____________ ? Hint


Question 2 of 10
2. Which bowling company manufacturers the "Thunder Flash" urethane bowling ball? Hint


Question 3 of 10
3. Which of the following types of releases generates the most overall hook? Hint


Question 4 of 10
4. A bowling ball with the pin placement ________ inches from the bowler's PAP (positive axis point) will hook the most? Hint


Question 5 of 10
5. Track flare can be observed by ___________ ? Hint


Question 6 of 10
6. From the following, ________ grit surface texture on the bowling ball will result in the most friction with the bowling lane. Hint


Question 7 of 10
7. What is carrydown oil? Hint


Question 8 of 10
8. One 16 pound bowling ball weighs more than 4 AMFlite bowling pins?


Question 9 of 10
9. In a perfect strike, the ball (thrown by a right-hander) hits which pins? Hint


Question 10 of 10
10. A bowling pin is made of ________ ? Hint



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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. "Fried heads" are ____________ ?

Answer: the dried up portion of the first 15 or 20 feet of the lane

The heads on the lane are where most of the oil is concentrated. When the oil pattern begins to break down or dry out, people tend to say that the heads are toast or the heads are fried.
2. Which bowling company manufacturers the "Thunder Flash" urethane bowling ball?

Answer: Storm

This urethane bowling ball hooks a lot more than conventional urethane bowling balls. Great ball for the beginning bowler.
3. Which of the following types of releases generates the most overall hook?

Answer: Cranker

4. A bowling ball with the pin placement ________ inches from the bowler's PAP (positive axis point) will hook the most?

Answer: 3 3/8

This type of drilling is called "leverage drilling" and creates a lot of hook.
5. Track flare can be observed by ___________ ?

Answer: looking at the accumulating oil rings after rolling a shot

6. From the following, ________ grit surface texture on the bowling ball will result in the most friction with the bowling lane.

Answer: 320

7. What is carrydown oil?

Answer: oil that has accumulated in the backend

8. One 16 pound bowling ball weighs more than 4 AMFlite bowling pins?

Answer: True

The pins weigh 3.6 to 3.7 lbs.
9. In a perfect strike, the ball (thrown by a right-hander) hits which pins?

Answer: 1-3-5-9

10. A bowling pin is made of ________ ?

Answer: wood

Source: Author kRossAnt

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