Roller Derby Test O'Matic

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Pass mark: 36 / 45
# Question Answer Mark
1 Whilst out of play a skater blocks an opponent and their teammate gains relative position as a result. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
2 A No Pack situation occurs; all the skaters from one team are more than 10 feet (3 meters) ahead of all the skaters in the opposing team. Which of the following must the rear group do, until a pack has reformed?
  1. Actively brake or coast
  2. Actively brake
  3. Accelerate forwards
  4. Move forwards, but the speed doesn't matter
3 A skater has improper jewellery. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
4 True or False: You can use your elbows to "hook" an opponent.
  1. False
  2. True
5 True or False: In certain circumstances a Pivot may take over the position of Jammer.
  1. False
  2. True
6 True or False: A Jammer can't call off the jam if they were the Lead Jammer and in the course of natural gameplay their helmet cover was removed (assume when they attempted to call off the jam they did not have the helmet cover on).
  1. False
  2. True
7 When does a period end?
  1. When the period clock reaches 0:00
  2. When the last jam reaches its natural conclusion
8 Numbers on the back of uniforms must be ...
  1. No larger than 4 inches (10 cm) tall
  2. No larger than 12 inches (30 cm) tall
  3. At least 4 inches (10 cm) tall
  4. At least 6 inches (15 cm) tall
9 One skater taps an opposing skater on the back, which has no effect on the receiver. The initiator of the tapping may receive...
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
10 True or False: If a skater Fouls Out at the start of a jam they are permitted to return to play once they have served 30 seconds in the penalty box.
  1. False
  2. True
11 True or False: Referees are permitted to only wear inline skates and are discouraged from wearing quad skates.
  1. True
  2. False
12 The Captain of a team has been assessed 6 penalties in total. A teammate commits a penalty which is assessed to the Captain. The Captain...
  1. Must serve a penalty but has not fouled out
  2. Must serve a penalty and fouls out
13 True or False: A Jammer who begins the jam in the penalty box is eligible to earn Lead Jammer status.
  1. False
  2. True
14 True or False: Jammers can score points on opposing Blockers on their first pass through the pack. Assume this is not an overtime jam.
  1. True
  2. False
15 An in bounds, upright and skating skater has re-entered the track from out of bounds having passed two in play teammates. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
16 True or False: A skater, after addressing mid jam equipment malfunction, can re-enter the track in front of two pack skaters of the same team without being sent to the penalty box.
  1. False
  2. True
17 Which team wins the game out of these options:
  1. The team with the fewest fouls
  2. The team which went fastest
  3. The team with the highest score
  4. The best dressed team
18 Jumping onto or into a pile of fighting skaters (i.e., "dog pile") is grounds for a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion or Suspension
  3. Misconduct Penalty
19 A Blocker re-enters the Engagement Zone from the front, having been lapped by the pack. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Expulsion
20 A skater holds an opponent to the ground. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
21 A skater receives a 7th penalty and Fouls Out. Who serves their penalty time once the current jam is over?
  1. Another skater, the Fouled Out skater must leave the track immediately
  2. They do, before leaving the track
  3. Nobody, the Fouled Out skater must leave the track immediately
22 Where must the Pivot's helmet cover be before the start of a jam?
  1. Anywhere on track
  2. In the hand of a member of the team
  3. On the skater's helmet or in their hand
  4. On the skater's helmet only
23 Pushing an opposing skater forward (and causing them to lose relative position) using your hands is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
24 True or False: A star can be transferred to a Pivot, even if they are Out of Play
  1. False
  2. True
25 A skater skates clockwise in a way which does not affect any other skaters. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Legal Play
  4. No Impact/No Penalty
26 Who can an Out of Play Blocker assist?
  1. any In Play skater
  2. nobody
  3. their Jammer
  4. their Pivot
27 True or False: A skater may return in bounds in front of a skater who blocked them out of bounds if the initiating skater falls.
  1. True
  2. False
28 True or False: If a jammer failed to score on an opponent and has completed their pass, they can drop back and re-pass the opponent to get another point.
  1. True
  2. False
29 Which of these is potentially a multi-player block:
  1. Touching and assisting teammates and not impeding an opponent
  2. Linking with teammates to create a wall to impede an opponent
  3. Assisting teammates with a "whip" in a way which does not impede an opponent
30 When is a Blocker Out of Play?
  1. When they are more than 20 feet (6 meters) in front of, or anywhere behind, the pack
  2. When they are more than 10 feet (3 meters) from the pack
  3. When they are more than 20 feet (6 meters) from the pack
  4. When they are more than 15 feet (5 meters) outside the pack
31 Which of the following skaters may re-enter the jam in progress?
  1. Both a skater who removed themselves due to injury or equipment malfunction may re-enter
  2. A skater who removed themselves due to equipment malfunction
  3. Neither a skater who removed themselves due to injury or equipment malfunction re-enter
  4. A skater who removed themselves due to injury
32 A skater initiates contact to an opponent using their elbow, forcing the opponent off balance. The opposing skater does not fall, but does lose relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
33 In the event that a pack will not form between the Pivot and Jammer lines at the first legal opportunity after the jam-starting whistle because a team has failed to field any blockers...
  1. The jam will not start and Delay of Game penalty will be issued
  2. The jam will start regardless
  3. The jam will start, then be called off immediately by an official
34 If a jammer scores on every blocker and is sent to the penalty box before their pass finishes, what pass are they on when they exit the penalty box (assuming they exit in the same jam)?
  1. The same one, and can score on all blockers again
  2. A new one, and can't score on any blockers again
  3. The same one, and can't score on any blockers again
  4. A new one, and can score on all blockers again
35 The official period clock stops...
  1. between each jam and during timeouts
  2. when a timeout is called
  3. between each jam but not during timeouts
36 An in bounds, upright and skating skater has re-entered the track from out of bounds having passed one out of play opposing skater. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
37 When can teams request timeouts?
  1. When a serious penalty has been issued during a jam
  2. During a timeout
  3. Between jams
  4. Any time during a game
38 Why may a skater who is straddling the line be hit by a skater who is on the track?
  1. the straddling skater never went out of play
  2. the straddling skater has one foot down inside the track boundary
  3. the skater on the track is willing to get a penalty
  4. the straddling skater has neither foot down inside the track boundary
39 A skater who previously had a jam called off for them due to injury lines up on track before sitting out the allotted three jams. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Delay of Game Penalty for the Captain
  3. Expulsion for the skater lining up
  4. Insubordination Penalty for the skater lining up
40 A skater makes negligent contact with an out of bounds opponent. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
41 A skater pins a teammate to the ground. This is a/an...
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
42 The official period clock stops...
  1. when the line up time between jams exceeds 30 seconds
  2. during the line up time between each jam, but it starts again if the time exceeds 30 seconds
  3. during the line up time between each jam
43 If a Jammer is still in the pack and on a scoring pass when a jam ends, and there are blockers ahead of the engagement zone who the Jammer has not scored on ...
  1. The jammer gets point for these blockers
  2. The jammer does not get points for these blockers
44 A Jammer on a scoring pass successfully jumps across the apex of a corner, passing four opposing blockers. They land in bounds and upright. The jam ended whilst they were airborn. How many points are they awarded?
  1. One point for each blocker they were passed, whilst airborn, when the jam ended
  2. None
  3. 4
45 True or false: penalty clocks must be visible to referees, teams or fans.
  1. False
  2. True
Pass mark: 36 / 45

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