Pumpkin Pie Quiz

Have you ever tried to devour an entire pumpkin pie in one sitting? It’s not that easy, is it? Well, here’s a no-calorie, True/False Rules quiz, with each question representing a slice of the pie. Just like eating multiple slices of a pie, each successive question just might be a little more difficult to get through than the previous one. See if you can you make it through this entire 8-slice pie without making any mistakes. Bon appétit!



  1. If you are standing close enough to the flagstick so that you may touch it; you are deemed to be attending the flagstick


    1. In repairing an old hole plug, you are not permitted to tamp down a spike mark that happens to be within the hole plug.
    2. A ball lying on a leaf in a bunker is not considered to lie in the bunker since the margin of the bunker does not extend vertically upwards.
    3. If you start your round with only 12 clubs, and you lose your putter and then break your pitching wedge over your knee after missing a short putt, you are permitted to replace those clubs.
    4. You are not permitted to back into a low-hanging branch of a tree causing it to move out of the way if that is the only way that you can take your stance.
    5. “Through the green” includes the teeing ground and the putting green of the hole that you are playing.


  1. If you are playing in a four-ball or foursomes event, you may never share clubs with your partner.


  1. A dropped ball must be re-dropped if it rolls into and comes to rest in a hazard.



November 2017 Rules