How Well Do You Understand The Basics of Betting on Football

2015/04/22 47 responses

Question 1

A favorite is denoted on the money line with a plus symbol next to the team.

Question 2

If the money line is -125, how much will you win if bet $50 and win?

Question 3

If the money line is +220, how much will you win if you bet $20 and your team wins?

Question 4

What is it called when you make a wager on a spread and the outcome matches the line exactly and you receive your initial wager back?

Question 5

You placed a bet on Chelsea, who is favoured by one goal. They win by two goals. This is called covering the spread.

Question 6

An over/under bet is a type of wager where you bet on the total number of goals scored in a match.

Question 7

The over/under on the Chelsea-Arsenal match is 3.5 goals. Which of the following scores would result in you winning a wager you made on the over?

Question 8

You bet $100 on the England to win the World Cup with odds of 8:1. They finish 2nd. How much do you win?

Question 9

Which of the following is an example of a prop bet?