Golf Questions Answered: 200+ Golf FAQ’s

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If you’re new to golf you probably have quite a few questions. Golf lingo can be very confusing to a beginner golfer, let alone someone who has been golfing for years. There are questions about golf equipment, questions about the golf course, questions about what things are called in golf, questions about golf etiquette, and more. There are so many terms involved with golf, that if you’re not familiar to them, you’d be completely lost if you were talking with an avid golfer.

 

Imagine not being a golfer, and hearing someone say, “I was trying to get up and down from the fringe, but I hit the ball so fat with my wedge that my shaft bent like a fishing rod.” You’d probably be quite confused…

 

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The Top 200+ Golf Questions Answered

This article answers more than 200 questions about golf so that you can better understand the game. Hopefully, you’ll be able to get your questions about golf answered and then at least be able to talk the talk when it comes to golf lingo. If you think of a good golf question that isn’t answered here, please email us so that we can include it. Let’s get into the golf questions…

 

What is a handicap in golf?

What is a birdie in golf?

What is an albatross in golf?

What is an eagle in golf

What is a bogey in golf

What is a mulligan in golf

What does par mean in golf

What is four ball in golf

What is match play in golf

What does fore mean in golf

What is best ball in golf

What is an ace in golf

What is slope in golf

What is a scramble in golf

What is a double eagle in golf

What is a draw in golf

What is a cut in golf

What is a fade in golf

What is the grand slam in golf

What is a condor in golf

What are the four majors in golf

What is a slice in golf

What is an a wedge in golf

What is a shamble in golf

What are blades in golf

What is a provisional in golf

What starts the downswing in golf

What clubs are in a golf set

What is the presidents cup in golf

What is a shotgun start in golf

What is skins in golf

What is an attack wedge in golf

What is foursomes in golf

What does cadet mean in golf gloves

What is the highest handicap in golf

What is a divot in golf

What is a fairway in golf

What is a tee in golf

What does up and down mean in golf

What causes a slice in golf

What does tpc stand for in golf

What is loft in golf

What is a hook in golf

What is a shank in golf

What does links mean in golf

What is a good score in golf

What to wear for golf in cold weather

What is tee time in golf

What causes a pull in golf

What is gir in golf

What is putting in golf

What does bounce mean in golf

What is a bunker in golf

What is a lateral hazard in golf

What is a cut shot in golf

What does e mean in golf

What is a gimme in golf

What is par in golf for 18 holes

What is four ball match play in golf

What country was golf first played in

What does handicap mean in golf scorecard

What is the 90 degree rule in golf

What is a stroke in golf

What is scrambling in golf

What are the tips in golf

What does dormie mean in golf

What is a short game in golf

What is lag in golf

What is a double bogey in golf

What is a marker in golf

What is a pitch shot in golf

What are the yips in golf

What is a chip shot in golf

What does pga mean in golf

What is a hole out in golf

What are the rules in golf

What is the longest driver in golf

What causes toe hits in golf

what is an a club in golf

what does 3&2 mean in golf

what is in a golf ball

what is a lie in golf

what is a duff in golf

what is a hole in one called in golf

what does pin high in golf mean

what causes heel shots in golf

what is the lowest score in golf

what is a ghin number in golf

what is a driver in golf

what is a dogleg in golf

what do yellow stakes mean in golf

what is a snowman in golf

what is a tight lie in golf

what is a reverse shotgun start in golf

what is a hazard in golf

what is a triple bogey in golf

what is smash factor in golf swing

what is the penalty for a lost ball in golf

what is a duffer in golf

what is a lateral water hazard in golf

what is a sponsor’s exemption in golf

what does under par mean in golf

what is the lowest handicap in golf

what is a stimpmeter in golf

what is the green in golf

what is a greenie in golf

what does twilight mean in golf

what is a layup in golf

what is an average handicap in golf

what is a tee box in golf

what does rating mean in golf

what is forgiveness in golf

what to look for in golf clubs

what is a knockdown shot in golf

what age is considered senior in golf

what degree is an a wedge in golf

what is the size of a golf ball in cm

what is a ringer in golf

what does thru mean in golf

what is fairway in golf

what is a looper in golf

what golf club to use in the rough

what is a strong grip in golf

what is alternate shot in golf

what is a pro am in golf

what president played the most golf while in office

what is a mid handicap in golf

what is a wedge used for in golf

what is a short putt called in golf

what are hybrids in golf

what is an a iron in golf clubs

what is a rescue club in golf

what are fedex points in golf

what is a wire to wire win in golf

what happens to golf balls in water

what is the difference in golf club shafts

what is the oldest golf course in the world

what does lag mean in golf

what is a purse in golf

what is shaft flex in golf clubs

what is a drive in golf

what is a rough in golf

what hand do you wear a glove on in golf

what does a blue stake mean in golf

what determines the cut in golf

what does index mean in golf

what do you call a hole in one in golf

what is grounding in golf

what are winter rules in golf

what is presidents cup in golf

what is a thin shot in golf

what is a closed stance in golf

what is the average golf handicap in america

what is tee off in golf

what is a caddy in golf

what to wear to play golf in winter

what does gir stand for in golf

what is net score in golf

what state has the most golf courses in the us

what is carry distance in golf

what is an aggregate score in golf

what is a pin in golf

what is bounce in a golf wedge

what is the pro am in golf

what is an apron in golf

what to put in a golf gift basket

what is a weak grip in golf

what is the hole in golf called

what causes a duck hook in golf

what is putt in golf

what are foursomes in golf

what is a tee shot in golf

what is a sandbagger in golf

what is a fat shot in golf

what does torque mean in a golf shaft

what is pin high in golf

in golf what do you call the area for putting

what type of oil to use in ez go golf cart

what is considered a good handicap in golf

what is the ryder cup in golf

what golf clubs are made in the usa

what is a ball marker in golf

what is a flop shot in golf

what to put in golf tournament goodie bags

what golf ball should i use in cold weather

what does stroke mean in golf

what is scramble in golf

what is a ‘bunker’ in a game of golf?

what does all square mean in golf

what does e stand for in golf

what is the fairway in golf

what do the different color tees mean in golf

what does forged mean in golf clubs

what is a low handicap in golf

what is a green fee in golf

what is scratch in golf

what is the longest drive in golf

what is a block in golf

what does as mean in golf match play

what do red stakes mean in golf

what is course rating in golf

what is a flight in golf

what is short game in golf

what does high launch mean in golf

what is tempo in golf

what is the a swing in golf

what is divot in golf

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