Rules Quiz Number Two – Intermediate Level

How Well do you Know the Rules of Golf 2019?
See if you can score Par (18 points) on 9 Random Questions.
The questions are aimed at an entry level until the new Rules are well under way and you have come to grips with them.
Play as many times as you like, the questions will be random each time.
Best of Luck!

1. In Stroke Play. a player's ball lies in a bunker. Before playing the ball, he or she makes several practice swings, each time touching sand in the bunker. The player alos breaks an attached branch  with his or her hand , improving the area of his or her backswing. What is the ruling?

Question 1 of 9

2. Which is incorrect regarding a marker in Stroke Play?

Question 2 of 9

3. A player wishes to compete in a Stableford Competition and a Stroke Play event at the same time. What is the ruling?

Question 3 of 9

4. In Match Play, a hole may be tied when, after the hole has begun, you and your opponent agree to consider the hole tied. There is no penalty for doing so.

Question 4 of 9

5. In Stroke Play, a player plays a wrong ball from deep rough onto the putting green. When the player reaches the putting green, the mistake is discovered. The player returns to the rough and plays another ball that s/he believes to be his or hers. Then the player discovers he or she has played a second wrong ball. What is the ruling?

Question 5 of 9

6. Which is correct concerning obstructions?

Question 6 of 9

7. In Stroke Play, to free his hands while attending the flagstick, a player's caddie places the player's sand wedge on the putting green,bt not to indicate a line of lay. After the player putts and the ball nears the hole, the caddie removes the flagstick. The caddie also removes the sand wedge from the putting green, fearing that the player's ball might strike it. What is the ruling?

Question 7 of 9

8. In Match Play, which of the following is incorrect?

Question 8 of 9

9. You concede a hole, then realise you get a handicap stroke on the hole and request a ruling; the Committee should revoke the concession.

Question 9 of 9


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