Roller Derby Test O'Matic

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Pass mark: 36 / 45
# Question Answer Mark
1 True or False: Numbers may not be placed on the helmet in addition to the arm/sleeve.
  1. True
  2. False
2 Two teammates form a link between them which is not challenged by any opponents. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Legal Play
  3. Multi-Player Penalty
3 Deliberate and excessive insubordination to a referee will result in a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
4 On their way to return to the track after being knocked out of bounds, a skater makes intentional and forcible contact with a Offical. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. No Impact / No Penalty
  3. Expulsion
5 True or False: Sponsor logos are permitted on the Pivot and Jammer lines.
  1. True
  2. False
6 True or False: If a Jammer illegally engages a Blocker outside the Engagement Zone, the Blocker may Counter-block and go unpenalized.
  1. False
  2. True
7 A skater increases speed whilst skating out of bounds to the penalty box. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
8 If the jam starts and there are too many skaters, and the referees can't pull a skater off the track for some reason, they must ...
  1. keep trying to pull a skater off the track
  2. allow the jam to continue
  3. stop the jam
9 A skater uses their elbow to pin opponent's arm and impede their mobility. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
10 If a skater sustains an injury serious enough that the referees call off the jam, the skater must
  1. sit out the next three jams
  2. be sent to the penalty box
  3. return to own bench
  4. spend the rest of the game in the stands
11 A skater fails to yield after being given a False Start warning. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
12 True or false: If a No Pack situation occurs by all the skaters from one team being more than 10 feet (3 meters) ahead of all the skaters in the opposing team, the front team can stop skating and starts coasting, and assuming the pack then immediately reforms, they won't be assessed a penalty.
  1. True
  2. False
13 True or False: Intentionally committing an Illegal Procedure is not insubordination.
  1. False
  2. True
14 A skater engages an opponent after the fourth whistle of the jam and forces them down. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
15 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. False
  2. True
16 A Jammer passes opposing blocker 1 and 2 and is sent to the penalty box. When they exit the penalty box which blockers can they score on?
  1. 1, 2, 3 and 4
  2. Only 3 and 4
  3. Only 1 and 2
17 True or False: Jammers may not transfer the star while on route to, or while in, the penalty box.
  1. True
  2. False
18 When can an Official call an Official Timeout?
  1. Only during a jam
  2. At any point
  3. Only between jams
19 The Head Referee must meet with who, before expelling a skater?
  1. Nobody
  2. The Captain
  3. The Coach
  4. Both Captains
20 True or False: Safety pins should be used to secure patches or numbers on uniforms
  1. True
  2. False
21 In which of the following ways may a skater travel whilst out of bounds when returning to play from the penalty box?
  1. Counter-clockwise
  2. Either clockwise or counter-clockwise
  3. Clockwise
22 Red Jammer is sent back to the penalty box shortly after being released from the penalty box. Red Jammer had been previously released early due to Blue Jammer sitting down in the penalty box. Blue Jammer is still in the penalty box when Red Jammer arrives. What happens?
  1. There is no Jammer on track whilst both jammers serve their required penalty time
  2. The jam is whistled dead by an official
  3. Red Jammer is instructed to sit. Once they have sat, Blue Jammer is released
  4. Red Jammer is waived off
23 A Jammer can be Lead Jammer only if ...
  1. They are in bounds when they become Lead Jammer and stay out of bounds after
  2. They are in bounds when they become Lead Jammer but may be hit out out of bounds after
  3. They are out of bounds when they become Lead Jammer and stay in bounds at all times
  4. They are in bounds when they become Lead Jammer and stay in bounds at all times
24 There are too many skaters and/or team support staff in the designated team area. Who gets a penalty?
  1. The Captain (even if there is a current Pivot)
  2. The current Pivot (or Captain if there's no Pivot)
  3. Nobody
  4. The closest skater to the referee calling the penalty
25 True or False: Jammers are permitted to put on their helmet covers after the jam has started.
  1. False
  2. True
26 A Jammer who is sent to Penalty Box whilst making their initial pass through the pack is eligible to earn Lead Jammer status when they return to the track.
  1. True
  2. False
27 During a No Pack scenario a Jammer straddling the track boundary passes an opposing Blocker then skates back in bounds. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
28 A font, with regard to the number on the back of uniforms, is said to be readable if ...
  1. it can be easily read and distinguished from the other players' numbers by the officials, other players, and fans.
  2. it can be easily read and distinguished from the other players' numbers by other players
  3. it is one of a set list of readable fonts
  4. if you stand two players on the same team next to each other, you can see there is a difference
29 True or False: A skater may return in bounds in front of a skater who blocked them out of bounds if the initiating skater is considered "in the box".
  1. False
  2. True
30 How many timeouts is each team allowed?
  1. 5
  2. 3
  3. 1
  4. 2
31 Jammer A is serving a penalty when Jammer B is sent to the box. Upon returning to the track, Jammer A gets another penalty and is being sent back to the penalty box when the jam clock expires. What happens?
  1. Only the Jammer who entered the penalty box first must start the next jam in the penalty box
  2. Both Jammers start in the penalty box and stay for their required penalty time
  3. Both Jammers are held in the penalty box for 10 seconds then released
  4. No Jammer starts in the Penalty box
32 True or False: L5 and L6 are considered different numbers and so can be worn by different skaters on the same team.
  1. False
  2. True
33 During an overtime jam, Jammers start scoring points on which pass through the pack?
  1. Second
  2. First (Initial)
  3. Third
  4. Fourth
34 True or False: There is no required minimum time for jammers to serve in the penalty box (other than when both jammers sit down in the penalty box at exactly the same time).
  1. False
  2. True
35 After being blocked, a skater straddles the track boundary line then completely exits the track having passed two other skaters while straddling. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
36 Whilst stopped a skater blocks an opponent who becomes off balance but does not fall or lose relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
37 A skater was given a penalty, then was waived off from the penalty box as it was full. The jam ends before they sit their penalty. If the skater does not stay on track for the next jam they ...
  1. do not serve their penalty
  2. will serve their penalty the next time they are on track
  3. are penalised
38 Which of these will improve a skater's relative position?
  1. Returning to the track from out of bounds in front of the initiator of the block which pushed them out
  2. Returning to the track from out of bounds behind the initiator of the block which pushed them out
39 True or False: A skater can get an Expulsion penalty for skating out of bounds.
  1. True
  2. False
40 A skater makes incidental contact with their teammate's head, forcing the teammate off balance but not down. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Legal Play
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
  4. Penalty
41 A skater is lightly contacted in the back by an opponent and intentionally takes a downed position, with the aim of deceiving a referee into calling a penalty on an opponent. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
42 If you grab an opposing skater and impede their mobility, this is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
43 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 front group do, until a pack has reformed, and assuming a pack is not reformed immediately?
  1. Coast
  2. Coast or accelerate
  3. Actively brake
44 At what point will there not be another jam started for a given period, assuming no timeouts are called?
  1. When 30 seconds or fewer remain on the period clock
  2. When the period clock is at 0.
  3. When 30 seconds or fewer remain on the jam clock from the previous jam
  4. When 31 seconds or fewer remain on the period clock
45 A skater makes intentional and forceful contact with an out of bounds opponent in an egregious manner. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
Pass mark: 36 / 45

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