Roller Derby Test O'Matic

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Pass mark: 36 / 45
# Question Answer Mark
1 Under which of the following situations might a referee call off a jam?
  1. Too few skaters on the track, but enough skaters that a pack can be formed
  2. Too many skaters on the track giving one team a competitive advantage
  3. If they're tired
2 True or False: A skater or group of skaters is always responsible for the consequences of their actions.
  1. True
  2. False
3 True or False: If the first Jammer to emerge from the pack does not earn Lead Jammer status on their initial pass through the pack, the second Jammer to emerge from the pack is eligible to become Lead Jammer.
  1. False
  2. True
4 If you make contact to an opposing skater in the back and force them to wobble on their skates but not fall, it's a...
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
5 A skater cuts one in play opposing skater. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
6 A skater exiting the penalty box before their penalty time finishes after being incorrectly instructed to do so by the penalty box official, must return to the box and finish the penalty and will be assessed a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
7 The signal to begin a period is
  1. One long whistle blast
  2. Two long whistle blasts
  3. One short whistle blast
  4. Four short whistle blasts
8 During an overtime jam, Jammers start scoring points on which pass through the pack?
  1. Third
  2. Fourth
  3. Second
  4. First (Initial)
9 True or False: A Jammer can never be waved off from the penalty box.
  1. True
  2. False
10 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
11 A skater re-enters the track and misjudges their speed, resulting in them accidentally skating back out of bounds again. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
12 A skater intentionally takes a knee to avoid a block. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
13 A Jammer can transfer their position to who ...
  1. Any Blocker on their team except their pivot
  2. Either their own Pivot or the Pivot on the opposing team
  3. Their team's Pivot
  4. Any Blocker on their team
14 An inactive Jammer ...
  1. has the advantage of all of the Jammer abilities, and can score but not earn Lead Jammer status
  2. is a Blocker
  3. is a Pivot
  4. has the advantage of all of the Jammer abilities, but can not score or earn Lead Jammer status
15 True or False: Coaches and managers can be expelled.
  1. True
  2. False
16 The Penalty Box Area must be ...
  1. far from the track
  2. comfortable
  3. easily accessible
  4. hard to get to
17 True or False: Sponsor logos are permitted on the Pivot and Jammer lines.
  1. True
  2. False
18 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. False
  2. True
19 True or False: Pivots are not permitted to put on their helmet covers after the jam has started.
  1. True
  2. False
20 If the penalty box is full at the end of a jam and a skater receives a penalty, when do they serve their penalty?
  1. Never
  2. In the next jam
  3. In the next jam they skate in, which doesn't have to be the next jam
21 A skater blocks from out of bounds and causes the receiving opposing skater to fall. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
22 Blue Blocker is chasing down Red Jammer and lightly contacts Red Jammer to the back, who then falls as a result. What is the call?
  1. Out of Play Penalty
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Blocking to the Back Penalty
  4. Expulsion
23 A skater skates clockwise whilst out of bounds to avoid getting a Cutting the Track penalty. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Direction of Gameplay Penalty
  3. Expulsion
  4. Legal Play
24 Two skaters link together preventing an opponent passing between them. The link is challenged but doesn't cause the opposing skater to fall or lose their relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. It depends how long the link lasts
  4. Multi-Player Penalty
25 When a skater has been Expelled, where must they go?
  1. The penalty box
  2. The locker room or staging area
  3. The team's bench
26 A non-Pivot Blocker false starts for being out of position at the jam-starting whistle when the Blocker:
  1. Lines up behind of a Pivot Blocker's hip.
  2. Is touching outside the track boundary.
  3. Is touching on or beyond the Pivot Line.
27 If a team challenges the use of another team's helmet covers because they feel there would be confusion when trying to identify the Jammer or Pivot helmet cover from the base colour, and the challenge meets all applicable standards, the Head Referee...
  1. must require the other team use a different set of helmet covers unless the alternate set uses very similar colors
  2. can request (at the Head Ref's discretion) the other team use a different set of helmet covers
28 The distance used when determining the Pack and the Engagement Zone is measured as:
  1. the longest distance between skaters' fingers
  2. the shortest distance between skaters' hips
  3. the shortest distance parallel to the inside track boundary, between skaters' hips
  4. the longest distance parallel to the inside track boundary between skaters' hips
29 If two blockers do not attempt to return to the Engagement Zone after being warned, what penalties are given?
  1. The nearest skater from the Engagement Zone is given a penalty
  2. Both skaters are given penalties
  3. The farthest skater to the Engagement Zone is given a penalty
30 If a Pivot or Blocker is not on the track when the jam-starting whistle blows ...
  1. The Jammer becomes the Pivot or missing Blocker
  2. The Pivot or Blocker will not be permitted to join the jam in progress and a false start penalty will be issued
  3. The Pivot or Blocker will not be permitted to join the jam in progress and no penalty will be issued
  4. The Pivot or Blocker can join the jam once the pack has completed one full lap
31 What is the whistle signal for: Penalty
  1. Four long blasts
  2. Four rapid blasts
  3. None
  4. One long blast
32 Which of these are Jammer's privileges?
  1. Passing their position to any Blocker on their team
  2. Earning Lead Jammer
  3. Calling off the Jam at any time
33 Skaters intentionally start a jam laying on their backs to prolong the time taken to reform. Who gets a penalty?
  1. The skater most able to reform
  2. No skaters
  3. The skater most responsible or the pivot
  4. All skaters prolonging the time taken to reform
34 True or False: A skater exits the track due to injury. This is a Skating out of Bounds Penalty.
  1. False
  2. True
35 If there are two Blockers in the penalty box and one has fewer than 10 seconds of penalty time remaining, a third penalized Blocker will be...
  1. Waived off
  2. Held in the box and will begin serving their penalty time
  3. Held in the box but will not begin serving their penalty time until there is only one Blocker in the box
36 Which Blockers does a Jammer not need to pass in order to become Lead Jammer?
  1. Blockers in the legal Engagement Zone
  2. Any blockers if there is a no pack situation
  3. Blockers ahead of the legal Engagement Zone
37 True or False: Only the immediately preceding jam is subject to Official Review
  1. True
  2. False
38 You make contact to the back of an opposing skater, causing them to fall over. This is...
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Blocking to the Back Penalty
  4. Misconduct
39 A stationary skater blocks an opponent (the block includes physical contact), forcing the opponent sideways but not to fall or lose relative position. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
40 One skater taps an opposing skater on the back, which has no effect on the receiver. The initiator of the tapping may receive...
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
41 The Captain of a team has been assessed 6 penalties in total. A bench staff commits a penalty. The Captain...
  1. Must serve a penalty but has not fouled out and the penalty is not recorded for the Captain
  2. Must serve a penalty and fouls out and the penalty is recorded for the Captain
42 Which of these is a legal height for the track boundaries:
  1. Flat
  2. 2.2 inches (5.9 cm)
  3. Anything above 0.25 inch (0.64 cm) and below 2 inches (5 cm)
  4. 2.5 inches (6.3 cm)
43 A skater initiates forceful contact into a teammate with both feet off the ground. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
  4. Legal Play
44 True or False: A referee must give a skater an Out of Play warning before giving them a penalty for blocking while out of play.
  1. False
  2. True
45 Who must a Jammer pass to gain Lead Jammer status?
  1. All Blockers, regardless of whether they are in-play or not.
  2. The foremost in-play Blocker, having already passed all other Blockers.
  3. The foremost in-play opposing Blocker, having already passed all other opposing Blockers.
Pass mark: 36 / 45

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