Roller Derby Test O'Matic

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Pass mark: 36 / 45
# Question Answer Mark
1 If Blue team has two blockers in the penalty box and Red jammer scores on a Blue blocker, how many points is the jammer awarded?
  1. 5
  2. 3
  3. 1
  4. 4
2 If you grab an opposing skater and impede their mobility, this is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
3 Which of these is the upper limit on the height of the track boundaries
  1. 1 inch (2.54 cm)
  2. 2 inches (5 cm)
  3. 2.5 inches (6.3 cm)
  4. 3 inches (7.5 cm)
4 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. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
5 A skater, whilst blocking an opponent, comes to a stop on the track. There is no legal opportunity to move counter-clockwise and the skater ceases engagement. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
6 A skater retains their position (e.g. Pivot) until...
  1. The end of the jam
  2. The start of the next jam
7 A skater attempts, and fails, to choke an opponent. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
8 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
9 Skater numbers must be
  1. made of only numbers
  2. visibly displayed
  3. unique across both teams and refs
  4. unique, but it's optional for them to be clearly visible
10 Which of these is a valid reason to prevent jewellery being worn during a game:
  1. It's deemed a safety hazard by the referees
  2. It is not from one of the merch tables
  3. It clashes with the uniform
  4. Referees deem the jewellery to be in poor taste
11 True or False: At the end of the jam the Jammer will score on Blockers ahead of the Engagement Zone who were not previously scored upon during that scoring pass.
  1. True
  2. False
12 A skater enters the penalty box in a way which causes either the skater, the skater's seat, or another seat to forcibly contact another person (who isn't a teammate). The skater is subject to a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. No Impact / No Penalty
  3. Gross Misconduct Penalty
13 A skater clockwise blocks (including physical contact) an opposing skater causing the opposing skater off-balance, but not to fall or lose relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Expulsion
14 True or False: Elbow pads don't need to have a hard protective shell or insert.
  1. True
  2. False
15 A skater intentionally, but gently, clockwise blocks their own teammate. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
16 Whilst out of play a skater accidentally and forcefully contacts a member of their own team and causes the receiving skater to fall. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
17 A Pivot who is passed the star ...
  1. picks up where the previous Jammer left off on points scored but not number of laps through the pack
  2. picks up where the previous Jammer left off on points scored and number of laps through the pack
  3. does not pick up where the previous Jammer left off on points scored or number of laps through the pack
  4. picks up where the previous Jammer left off on number of laps through the pack but not points scored
18 A skater makes conscious and forceful contact to to the back of an opponent. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Blocking to the Back Penalty
  4. Misconduct
19 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. Both Jammers start in the penalty box and stay for their required penalty time
  2. Both Jammers are held in the penalty box for 10 seconds then released
  3. Only the Jammer who entered the penalty box second must start the next jam in the penalty box
  4. Only the Jammer who entered the penalty box first must start the next jam in the penalty box
20 A team fails to field any blockers between the Pivot and Jammer lines. Who is assessed a Delay of Game penalty?
  1. The Pivot from the previous jam
  2. A team's bench staff
  3. The Captain
21 If Jammer A is in the penalty box and Jammer B chooses to quit playing, what happens?
  1. Jammer A is released immediately
  2. The jam is called off and Jammer B is no longer permitted to play in this game
  3. The jam is called off and Jammer B can re-join the game in the next jam
  4. The jam continues with no jammer on track
22 True or False: A helmet's decoration is legal, even if it may be confused for a Jammer star or Pivot Stripe.
  1. False
  2. True
23 True or False: There are circumstances where a Jammer can score on an opposing Blocker who is ahead of the engagement zone without passing them.
  1. True
  2. False
24 Referees are required to wear the following safety equipment with hard protective shells or inserts in addition to that which is required as a minimum by the liability insurer:
  1. Elbow Pads
  2. Mouth Guard
  3. Chin Guard
  4. Fox 40 Classic
25 Which direction must a Skater be facing in order to block and/or assist?
  1. Forwards
  2. Backwards
  3. Any direction
26 A skater intentionally and egregiously blocks an out of bounds skater. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
27 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
28 If an Official calls off the jam accidentally ...
  1. The jam continues
  2. The jam is over
  3. A timeout is automatically called
29 True or False: A team fields two Blockers with Pivot helmet covers on and two additional Blockers (so four skaters in total). All four skaters will be allowed to remain on track if the last Blocker to enter the track wearing the Pivot helmet cover removes their helmet cover.
  1. False
  2. True
30 Who can legally call off a jam?
  1. Lead Jammer
  2. Any skater
  3. Either jammer
  4. Not Lead Jammer
31 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. Accelerate forwards
  2. Move forwards, but the speed doesn't matter
  3. Actively brake
  4. Coast forwards
32 Who investigates the grievance during an Official Review?
  1. The Head Referee
  2. The Captain
  3. The Captain or Designated Alternative
  4. The skater in question
33 When sent to the penalty box, when must a skater exit the track?
  1. Immediately
  2. Once the Jam is over
  3. Within 20 seconds
  4. Whenever they want
34 A No Pack situation arises with no measurable impact on game play. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
35 Swearing aimed at an announcer is clearly heard coming from skaters from a specific team, but it is unknown which skater it was. A Misconduct penalty ...
  1. will not be issued
  2. will be issued to the team's Captain
  3. will be issued to the team's active Pivot
36 A skater illegally blocks a star pass. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
37 How long is a team timeout?
  1. 10 minutes
  2. 1 minute
  3. As long as the team wants
  4. 30 seconds
38 There is only one Blocker from Red team on the track and they get a penalty. The penalty box has space for them. They will be sent to the penalty box...
  1. As soon as another Blocker from Red team joins the Pack
  2. Immediately
  3. As soon as there are four (4) Blockers from Red team on the track
  4. As soon as another Blocker from Red team is on the track
39 If there is only one Blocker from a given team on the track, they get a penalty and the penalty box has space for them, they ...
  1. Are instructed to stay on the track
  2. Are instructed to exit the track
40 Which of these are Illegal Target Zones?
  1. On the back of the buttocks
  2. The arms and hands
  3. The hips
  4. The mid and upper thigh (including the inner portion)
41 A skater initiates forceful contact with their elbow which lands above the shoulders of an opponent. The opponent does not fall. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
42 Pivot and Jammer lines...
  1. must be on different straightaways
  2. must be on the same straightaway
  3. can be on the different straightaways
43 What's the minimum number of skating referees required?
  1. 7
  2. 3
  3. 2
  4. 1
44 Skaters intentionally start a jam laying on their backs to prolong the time taken to reform. Who gets a penalty?
  1. The skater most responsible or the pivot
  2. All skaters prolonging the time taken to reform
  3. The skater most able to reform
  4. No skaters
45 If there is less than 30 seconds on the period clock when an Official Timeout is called...
  1. The period clock continues to count down once the Official Timeout has concluded
  2. The period clock is reset to 30 seconds once the Official Timeout has concluded
Pass mark: 36 / 45

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