Ch 14: Tennis Rules & Techniques

About This Chapter

Watch this chapter's video lessons and take the short multiple-choice quizzes that follow to discover the history and rules of tennis. You'll also learn playing techniques, scoring procedures and safety tips.

Tennis Rules & Techniques - Chapter Summary

View the entertaining video lessons included in this chapter to learn how the game of tennis has evolved over the years. You'll also take a look at the basic equipment required to participate in this sport and explore methods for selecting a racquet that matches a player's developmental levels and abilities. Tennis terminology, rules and scoring procedures are covered as well, along with techniques for mastering serves, approach shots, lobs, volleys, forehands and backhands. The chapter concludes with lessons on player etiquette and the safety precautions that can be taken to reduce the risk of injury. Altogether, these lessons are designed to teach you the following:

  • The history of tennis
  • Proper selection of tennis equipment
  • Tennis serve and shot techniques
  • Rules and scoring procedures
  • Safety considerations and player etiquette

Our lessons are taught by experienced instructors who make learning fun. Whether you watch the short videos or read the transcripts, you're sure to find a format that can help you grasp key tennis terms and concepts. Multiple-choice quizzes and a chapter test are also included to help make the most of your learning experience.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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