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Tennis4you Quiz #004 - Equipment Quiz

  1. Which of the following string combinations produces the most power?
(Assumming all the string is the same string type of string except for the guage.)

16 guage strings strung at 60 pounds 1a
17 guage string strung at 50 pounds 1b
16 guage string strung at 55 pounds 1c
15 guage string strung at 70 pounds 1d


  2. Complete the following statement: The larger the racquet head the more:

Control you get from your shots 2a
Spin you get from your shots 2b
Power you get from your shots 2c
Flexible your racquet is. 2d


  3. What type of strings are the stiffest and least flexible/resilience?

Gut 3a
Synthetic Gut 3b
Kevlar 3c
They are all the same 3d


  4. Complete the following statement: The thinner the strings:

The more power and less spin you will get 4a
The less spin and less power you will get 4b
The less spin and more control you wil get 4c
The more power and more spin you will get 4d


  5. Balls with extra-duty felt are designed primarily for use on what type of court?

Clay 5a
Hard Court 5b
Grass 5c
All of the above 5d


  6. The less strings you have in your racquet, the less spin you get when you hit the ball, True or False?

True 6a
False 6b


  7. Complete the following statement: The more flexible your racquet is:

The less shock and more vibration you will get 7a
The more vibration and more shock you will get 7b
The less shock and less vibration you will get 7c
The less vibration and more shock you will get 7d


  8. Where do you want to add lead tape to your racquet if you want more power?

Add weight at 6 o'clock on the racquet head 8a
Add weight at 9 & 3 o'clock on the racquet head 8b
Add weight at 6 & 12 12 o'clock on the racquet head 8c
Add weight at 12 o'clock on the racquet head 8d


  9. What is the standard length of an adult racquet?

25 inches long 9a
26 inches long 9b
27 inches long 9c
28 inches long 9d


  10. Strings lose elasticity with time, one type of string faster, another type of string slower. As a good rule of thumb, how long should you keep a set of strings in your racquet before you cut them out and replace them?

1 year 10a
2-3 months 10b
6-8 months 10c
Never, it doesn't matter 10d


   

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