Strike facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts

Strike may mean:

  • Strike action, when workers decide to stop working at their jobs until their demands are met
  • General strike, a strike action by many workers in a city, area, or country
  • Hunger strike, when someone decides to not eat in order to protest

Strike may refer to a fight, including:

  • Strike (attack), an attack meant to hit a human body and cause harm
  • Military strike, a military attack on a certain target

In sports and games:

  • Strike (baseball) in baseball, a mark against a batter
  • Strike (bowling), when a player knocks down all the pins with the first ball of a frame



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