Roller Derby Test O'Matic

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Pass mark: 36 / 45
# Question Answer Mark
1 The penalty clock starts when ...
  1. the skater exits the track
  2. the skater is instructed to exit the track
  3. the skater is seated in the penalty box
  4. the skater enters the penalty box
2 Reckless contact with an opponent while executing a multi-player block in an illegal manner is a/an ...
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
3 True or False: All referees must be on skates.
  1. True
  2. False
4 True or False: Penalized skaters may leave the designated penalty box area during an official timeout.
  1. True
  2. False
5 A skater intentionally trips another skater. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
6 True or False: If a jammer passes the pack then leaves the engagement zone, and is then swallowed up by the pack, they return to their previous pass (however is unable to score on blockers previously not scored on).
  1. True
  2. False
7 True or False: Blockers who are upright and stationary, and within 10 feet (3 meters) of a pack skater, are part of the pack.
  1. False
  2. True
8 True or False: A Jammer can transfer the star if they are returning from the Penalty Box and have not yet returned to play.
  1. True
  2. False
9 A Jammer or Blocker who false starts and fails to yield advantage by continuously rolling forward will be assessed a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
10 True or False: Initiating contact with a teammate whilst both skates are off the ground is legal, regardless of the impact on that teammate.
  1. True
  2. False
11 How long do you serve in the Penalty Box for a single penalty?
  1. 1 minute
  2. 90 seconds
  3. 30 seconds
  4. 50 seconds
12 True or False: Blockers are permitted to be down on one knee, intentionally, at the jam-starting whistle.
  1. True
  2. False
13 A skater not involved in the jam interferes in game-play illegally. This is a/an:
  1. Misconduct
  2. Insubordination
  3. Gross Misconduct
  4. Penalty
14 True or False: A downed skater may receive Cutting the Track penalties.
  1. False
  2. True
15 Which of these positions may a blocker be in at the jam-starting whistle?
  1. Laying on their back
  2. In a dog-pile
  3. Down on one knee
  4. Off the track
16 When initiating a block, which parts of a skater's skate may touch the ground outside the track boundary
  1. As long as there is one part of the skates inside the the track boundary, it's fine
  2. No part
  3. Two wheels
  4. One skate
17 A Jammer Fouls Out of a game during a jam, who will serve their penalty once the jam has ended, assuming there is still penalty time remaining?
  1. Only another skater who is serving as a Pivot
  2. Only another skater who is serving as a Jammer
  3. Only another skater who is serving as a Jammer or Pivot
  4. Any other skater
18 A Jammer scores by passing an opponent's...
  1. skates
  2. hips
  3. foremost body or equipment part
  4. wheels
19 True or False: A skater is returning to the track and has some part (not all) of their skates outside of the track territory. They are a target and can be hit.
  1. True
  2. False
20 The moment a penalized skater is directed off the track they...
  1. Are not considered "in the box" and their penalty time does not begin, until they are seated in the penalty box
  2. Are considered "in the box" but their penalty time does not begin until they are seated in the penalty box
  3. Are considered "in the box" and their penalty time begins immediately
21 True or False: If an Out of Play Blocker passively blocks the opposing team's Jammer the Blocker may get a penalty.
  1. True
  2. False
22 A skater attempts to block an opponent, misses and goes out of bounds as a result. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Legal Play
  4. Penalty
23 An inactive Jammer is...
  1. any Jammer who is not wearing the Jammer helmet cover with visible stars
  2. any Jammer who is designated Not Lead jammer
24 A Jammer can be Lead Jammer only if ...
  1. They are in bounds when they become Lead Jammer and stay in bounds at all times
  2. They are in bounds when they become Lead Jammer and stay out of bounds after
  3. They are in bounds when they become Lead Jammer but may be hit out out of bounds after
  4. They are out of bounds when they become Lead Jammer and stay in bounds at all times
25 A skater initiates contact to an opponent with their shoulder and subsequently pushes with their forearm. The receiver is propelled forwards, but does not lose their relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
26 True or False: A jam will be whistled dead if only one team fields a Jammer and they are sent to the penalty box and take a seat.
  1. True
  2. False
27 True or False: If you intentionally create a No Pack situation you may be given a penalty?
  1. False
  2. True
28 A player has "88mph" written on their uniform where mph is not part of their number. How large can the letters "mph" be?
  1. up to 3 inches (7.5 cm)
  2. up to 4 inches (10 cm)
  3. up to 2 inches (5 cm)
  4. up to 1 inch (2.54 cm)
29 If a star pass has been completed, but was not legal, and the Pivot is now wearing the Jammer helmet cover, who is Jammer?
  1. The team has no Jammer
  2. The original Jammer, who is now not wearing the Jammer helmet cover
  3. The Pivot who is now wearing the Jammer helmet cover
30 True or False: During an overtime jam, Jammers can score points on opposing Blockers on their first pass through the pack.
  1. True
  2. False
31 A skater makes incidental contact with their head on an opposing skater, forcing them off balance but not to lose relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
32 True or False: You can't get an Expulsion for an Illegal Procedure
  1. True
  2. False
33 An out of bounds skater, Red 5, makes contact with an in bounds skater. This causes Red 5's teammate to gain relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
34 A skater re-enters the track having passed a skater who is "in the box," having been sent off the track for a penalty. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
35 A skater makes reckless illegal contact with the back of an opponent, this is a/an...
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Misconduct
  3. Expulsion
  4. Blocking to the Back Penalty
36 A Blocker, whilst out of play, blocks an opposing skater and forces them out of their established position. This is a:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
37 A Jammer can continue to score points until ...
  1. the last of the fourth whistle of the jam-ending signal
  2. the first of the fourth whistle of the jam-ending signal
38 How many timeouts is each team allowed?
  1. 5
  2. Unlimited
  3. 3
  4. 2
39 How is clockwise movement measured?
  1. The direction the skater is facing
  2. Skates moving past a line perpendicular to the track boundaries
  3. Skates moving past a line parallel to the track boundaries
  4. The direction skates are facing
40 True or False: The rules define pack speed.
  1. False
  2. True
41 The signal to begin a period is
  1. One long whistle blast
  2. Four long whistle blasts
  3. One short whistle blast
  4. Four short whistle blasts
42 True or False: It is legal for a skater stopped on the track to give a whip to a teammate who is skating counter-clockwise.
  1. False
  2. True
43 Numbers on the arm/sleeve can be at most...
  1. one inch (2.54 cm) tall
  2. two inches (5 cm) tall
  3. four inches (10 cm) tall
  4. three inches (7.5 cm) tall
44 When are skaters permitted to stop on the track?
  1. When they do not block opponents
  2. When they do not block, assist or otherwise engage opponents or upright & skating teammates
  3. When they do not block, assist or otherwise engage opponents
  4. When they do not block, assist or otherwise engage upright & skating teammates
45 True or False: When judging Cutting the Track penalties, only opposing skaters that are passed are counted.
  1. False
  2. True
Pass mark: 36 / 45

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