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The first game of golf was played in Scotland in 1456. A golf course has place for the players to start, or "tee off," and the hole - the rest is up to the field. When a lucky golfer hits the ball in the hole on the first try, we get the common expression for success, a "hole in one!"

  1. 1. What does a lucky golfer get?
    1. a. A goal
    2. b. A hole in one
    3. c. A home run
  2. 2. What is the name for the beginning of a game?
    1. a. Swing
    2. b. Launch
    3. c. Tee-off
  3. 3. Where was golf first played?
    1. a. Northern Ireland
    2. b. Ireland
    3. c. Scotland