Roller Derby Test O'Matic

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Pass mark: 36 / 45
# Question Answer Mark
1 For a multi-player block to exist the link ...
  1. need not be physically challenged by the opposing skater
  2. must be physically challenged by the opposing skater
2 A skater mishears an Official issuing a penalty and skates out of bounds thinking it has been issued to them when it has not been. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. Penalty
  3. Legal Play
  4. No Impact/No Penalty
3 A skater is stationary and blocks an opposing skater causing the opposing skater to fall. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
4 A skater was called for a Penalty and was subsequently signalled off the track. However the skater wilfully failed to leave the track. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Expulsion
5 A skater tries but fails to kick an opponent with the intention of tripping them. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
6 A skater attempts, and fails, to choke an opponent. This is a/an:
  1. Expulsion
  2. No Impact/No Penalty
  3. Penalty
7 True or False: As long as they are all of high contrast beyond a reasonable doubt, a team can use multiple colour schemes for their helmet covers during a game.
  1. True
  2. False
8 Contact with the elbow that doesn't cause an opponent to adjust their skating stance is a/an....
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
9 True or False: Tape can be used to fasten numbers on uniforms.
  1. True
  2. False
10 A skater skates out of bounds during the four jam-ending whistles. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
11 True or False: It is mandatory to field a Pivot.
  1. True
  2. False
12 When do penalties on blockers expire?
  1. after 60 seconds served in the penalty box
  2. 30 seconds after the penalty is issued
  3. one minute after the skater has left the track
  4. after 30 seconds served in the penalty box
13 The use of obscene, profane, or abusive language or gestures directed at an NSO will result in a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
14 True or False: A referee may have letters in the number on the back of their jersey.
  1. True
  2. False
15 True or False: A Jammer who has completed their initial pass and is returning from the penalty box will score on Out of play skaters behind them upon returning to the track.
  1. True
  2. False
16 Who has the option of calling an Official Timeout?
  1. Coaches
  2. Skaters
  3. Pivots
  4. Referees
17 A skater is propelled fully out of bounds by a teammate. This is a/an:
  1. Skating Out of Bounds Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. No Impact/No Penalty
18 A Jammer legally jumps the apex and passes four opposing blockers. As they land, their hand is the first part to touch the floor. How many points do they score?
  1. None
  2. 4
  3. 1
19 True or False: Insubordination penalties will be given for actions which demonstrate a disregard for the authority of the Officials, whether intentional or not.
  1. False
  2. True
20 True or False: The only Jammer who can call off the jam is the Jammer designated Lead Jammer.
  1. True
  2. False
21 If a skater is sent to the Penalty box to serve fewer than 10 seconds they will be ...
  1. instructed to stand
  2. instructed to sit
22 When can an Official call an Official Timeout?
  1. Only between jams
  2. Only during a jam
  3. At any point
23 The period begins when ...
  1. both jammers are ready
  2. somebody blows the jam-starting whistle
  3. both teams are ready and on track
  4. the designated Official blows the jam-starting whistle
24 A skater successfully jumps the apex but mistakenly believes they landed out of bounds before re-entering the track. They intentionally exit the track. This is a/an
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Skating Out of Bounds Penalty
  3. Expulsion
  4. Cutting Penalty
25 When do penalty clocks stop?
  1. They don't stop until they reach 0:00
  2. Between jams
26 When does the official jam clock start?
  1. As soon as the previous jam has ended
  2. Once a Jammer has earned Lead Jammer status
  3. On the jam-starting whistle
27 A skater swings their elbow in such a way that forces an opponent slightly off balance but does not cause them to lose their relative position. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
28 True or False: It is legal to block players who are standing on the track.
  1. False
  2. True
29 One role of the Penalty Trackers is...
  1. To record the points reported by the Jammer referees
  2. To post the score and penalties to the scoreboard
  3. To time 30 seconds between jams
  4. To keep track of the official penalty tally
30 A downed skater returning to the track causes an opponent to fall or lose relative position. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Expulsion
  3. Penalty
31 A skater initiates a contact to an opponent with their shoulder and accidentally pushes the opposing skater forward (but not down) with their forearms. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
32 Who may downgrade an expulsion?
  1. Any referee
  2. The Head Referee
  3. Any Official or Captain
  4. Nobody
33 Failure to wear required protective gear or removal of protective gear, such as a mouth guard, will result in a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. No Impact / No Penalty
  3. Expulsion
  4. Fouling Out
34 A skater intentionally and egregiously blocks an out of bounds skater. This is a/an:
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
35 A Jammer can continue to score points until ...
  1. the first of the fourth whistle of the jam-ending signal
  2. the last of the fourth whistle of the jam-ending signal
36 When are skaters permitted to skate clockwise on the track?
  1. When they do not block, assist or otherwise engage opponents
  2. When they do not block, assist or otherwise engage teammates
  3. Never
  4. When they do not block, assist or otherwise engage teammates or opponents
37 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. 3
  2. 1
  3. 2
  4. 4
38 Which two people per Team are allowed to call for a Timeout?
  1. Captain and Designated Alternate.
  2. Pivot from last Jam and Designated Alternate.
  3. Captain and Pivot from last Jam.
  4. Pivot and Jammer from last Jam.
39 True or False: If the referee is in doubt on a call, i.e. the referee sees the effects of a hit but does not see the action, a penalty must not be called.
  1. False
  2. True
40 What happens if there are two groups of blockers, equal in number, more than 10 feet (3 meters) away from each other on the track and neither meets the pack definition?
  1. The group at the front is declared The Pack
  2. Both groups become The Pack
  3. The group at the back is declared The Pack
  4. There is a No Pack
41 True or False: Numbers on the helmet must match roster numbers.
  1. False
  2. True
42 A skater with a Jammer helmet cover on commits a penalty prior to the start of the jam. Assuming they weren't in the previous Jam, what position do they serve as they sit for their penalty?
  1. Pivot
  2. Blocker
  3. Jammer
43 If both Jammers simultaneously meet all requirements for Lead Jammer, who becomes Lead Jammer?
  1. Both Jammers
  2. Neither jammer
  3. The rearmost Jammer
  4. The foremost Jammer
44 On their way to return to the track after being knocked out of bounds, a skater makes forcible contact with a Offical. The contact was avoidable. This is a/an:
  1. Penalty
  2. No Impact / No Penalty
  3. Gross Misconduct Penalty
45 Contact to the head initiated by a teammate is a/an...
  1. No Impact/No Penalty
  2. Penalty
  3. Expulsion
Pass mark: 36 / 45

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