Question: Invented in France, tennis’ precursor first used what instead of rackets?

Question: Invented in France, tennis’ precursor first used what instead of rackets?

Sticks
Boards
Cups
Hands

“Jeu de Paume,” the precursor to tennis, began with the simplest racket imaginable — the human hand. While this old game, originally developed in the 11th and 12th centuries, eventually adopted rackets, the name “Jeu de Paume,” or “Game of the Palm,” stuck around, a “handy” reference for remembering the game’s roots.

The Answer: The correct answer is Hands.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.