Single Bull

French translation: simple centre

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 English term or phrase: Single Bull French translation: simple centre Entered by:

 13:48 Jan 14, 2008
English to French translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / darts
 English term or phrase: Single Bull It's a quiz in a TV game: Which block on a dartboard do you need to hit when playing out from 170 and you have already thrown triple 20 twice? A. Single Bull B. Double 20 C. Triple 10 D. Bull’s Eye Merci d'avance aux pros des fléchettes... et aux autres !
 Local time: 06:39
 simple centre Explanation:"SINGLE BULL On dartboards configured with a bullseye consisting of two concentric circles, the outer circle is commonly green and worth 25 and the inner circle is commonly red and worth 50 points. Hitting the outermost ring of this type of bullseye is a "SINGLE-BULL" My kids got a French dartboard for Christmas and the rules mention "le simple centre / double centre ou bull's eye" - so I conclude that the single bull is the simple centre. And the answer to the question is b): 3x20x2=120 ;170 - 120= 50 = Bull's Eye--------------------------------------------------Note added at 13 mins (2008-01-14 14:02:10 GMT)--------------------------------------------------oops, I mean the answer is D) Ref. for darts explanation: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_darts#S
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Local time: 06:39
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single bull
simple centre

Explanation:
"SINGLE BULL
On dartboards configured with a bullseye consisting of two concentric circles, the outer circle is commonly green and worth 25 and the inner circle is commonly red and worth 50 points. Hitting the outermost ring of this type of bullseye is a "SINGLE-BULL"

My kids got a French dartboard for Christmas and the rules mention "le simple centre / double centre ou bull's eye" - so I conclude that the single bull is the simple centre.
And the answer to the question is b): 3x20x2=120 ;170 - 120= 50 = Bull's Eye

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Note added at 13 mins (2008-01-14 14:02:10 GMT)
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oops, I mean the answer is D)

Ref. for darts explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_darts#S

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