English grammar

Select all the statements that apply to the sentence below.

She did not believe that he actually knew the rules of bowling.

-The sentence contains a gerund. <Yes, because of "bowling"
-The sentence contains a present participle.
-The sentence contains a past participle.
-The sentence contains a noun clause with a gerund inside it.

I think that's the only option I have to choose but I'd like to make sure my answer is right.
Thank you!

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  1. There's one more that's correct. Use the process of elimination if it doesn't jump out at you. Let me know.

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  2. I think the second choice should be
    -The sentence contains a noun clause with a gerund inside it.
    Am I right?

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  3. Yes, right!

    The word "that" introduces the noun clause in this sentence, and the noun clause serves as the direct object of the verb "believe."

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  4. Thank you so much for your help!

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  5. You're welcome. =)

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