When its a par 3 you need 3 for a par. When its a par 4 then 4 strokes, and finally a par 5 you need 5 strokes.
A double eagle (or albatross) is 3 strokes below par. For example, if you get 3 strokes on a par 5, you would have a double eagle.
-3 is an integer that can represent three strokes below par.
The guideline is how many strokes you are under par. So on a par 4, which is under 2 strokes, - 2, its called an Eagle. Holing it out in 1 on a par 4, - 3 strokes is an Albatross.
On the green in regulation on a par 5 is 3 strokes.
A "Par 3" is a short hole. It is anicipated that it will take 3 strokes from the tee to the cup.
Par is the average. Used very often about golf strokes taken for a certain hole. A par 3 hole is a hole where the average number of strokes to complete is 3.
Hitting the green in regulation means your ball is on the green ( not the fringe or rough) In the number of strokes that allows you to two - putt for par . One on a par 5 that's 3 strokes ,on par 4 it is 2 strokes and on par 3 it is 1 stroke
A bogey is one stroke over par.
Either a par 3 and birdie 3 or an eagle 3 depends what par the hole is.