Coach Latham's 9th Grade Badminton Test

26 Questions | Total Attempts: 178

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Coach Latham

This Badminton Test will provide students an opportunity to showcase their knowledge with respect to beginning Badminton. Appropriate warm-ups, Character-Counts, Link Crew and FITNESSGRAM are amoung the other topics that will appear on this test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name the activity unit that we have been playing for the last (3) weeks.
    • A. 

      Batman

    • B. 

      The Birdie Game

    • C. 

      Badminton

    • D. 

      Bad Guys

  • 2. 
    Name the SPORT that has the SAME elements as BADMINTON.
    • A. 

      Archery

    • B. 

      Volleyball

    • C. 

      Waterpolo

    • D. 

      Lacrosse

  • 3. 
    When the SERVING in Badminton, the server must begin on what side of the court?
    • A. 

      Left Side

    • B. 

      Middle

    • C. 

      Right Side

    • D. 

      Outside

  • 4. 
    When using RALLY SCORING, the score ends at how many points?
    • A. 

      Twenty-Two

    • B. 

      Twenty

    • C. 

      Twenty Five

    • D. 

      Twenty-One

  • 5. 
    Who serves first is determined by a Coin Toss?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What Character trait does a NON-SUIT fall under?
    • A. 

      Respect

    • B. 

      Responsibility

    • C. 

      Trustworthiness

    • D. 

      Fairness

  • 7. 
    What was the original name of Badminton during the Ancient Greek times?
    • A. 

      Battle Star Gallactica

    • B. 

      Battle Ball

    • C. 

      Battledore

    • D. 

      Battle Bird

  • 8. 
    When can a player or racket touh the net?
    • A. 

      Only on SERVE

    • B. 

      Only when the SMASH stroke is being used

    • C. 

      When you are extremely angry

    • D. 

      NEVER

  • 9. 
    What is another name for the Bird or Birdie?
  • 10. 
    What is the "length" of a Badminton Doubles Court?
    • A. 

      Five Feet

    • B. 

      Twenty Feet

    • C. 

      Forty Four Feet

    • D. 

      Happy Feet

  • 11. 
    What year did Badminton origanate into the game we know today?
    • A. 

      1999

    • B. 

      1942

    • C. 

      1934

    • D. 

      2012

  • 12. 
                                       Who are these people?
    • A. 

      Coach Simons, Coach Starksen, Coach Latham

    • B. 

      Coach Jimenez, Coach Starksen, Coach Drake

    • C. 

      Coach Lane, Coach Porter, Coach Latham

    • D. 

      Coach Jimenez, Coach Porter, Coach Latham

  • 13. 
                           What positions do these people hold at Warren High School?
    • A. 

      Vice Principal, Nurse, Principal

    • B. 

      Vice Principal, Vice Principal, Vice Principal

    • C. 

      Security, Secretary, Superintendent

    • D. 

      Parent, Vice Principal, Psychologist

  • 14. 
    What muscle group are these student's stretching?
    • A. 

      Hamstrings

    • B. 

      Quadriceps

    • C. 

      Forearms

    • D. 

      Back

  • 15. 
    What POWERFUL shot in Badminton is also used in Tennis?
    • A. 

      Clear

    • B. 

      Drop

    • C. 

      Smash

    • D. 

      Serve

  • 16. 
    What is the Width of a Badminton Doubles Court?
    • A. 

      Twenty Feet

    • B. 

      Forty Four Feet

    • C. 

      Five Feet

    • D. 

      Six Inches

  • 17. 
    Name the shot that occurs when the Bird or Shuttle is hit high and deep.
    • A. 

      Serve

    • B. 

      Drop

    • C. 

      Smash

    • D. 

      Clear

  • 18. 
    How has the Warren High School "LINK CREW" benefitted you during this school year?
  • 19. 
    When Serving in Badminton, the racket must make contact with the shuttle below what part of your body?
    • A. 

      Forehead

    • B. 

      Knees

    • C. 

      Chest

    • D. 

      Waist

  • 20. 
    Please provide (3) Character Traits used in Coach Latham's class.  (Please give examples)
  • 21. 
    Please write the name of your "LINK CREW" Leader.  (First Name & Last Name).
  • 22. 
    What was your FAVORITE activity this semester and why?  (Please explain completely)
  • 23. 
    What is the correct spelling of your Coach's name?
    • A. 

      Coach Laythumb

    • B. 

      Coach Lathem

    • C. 

      Coach Latham

    • D. 

      Coach Lathum

  • 24. 
    Did you enjoy this class?  If so, explain.  If not, also explain.  (This helps me as your teacher to be better and to provide greater instruction).
  • 25. 
    If you could choose "ANY" activity to participate in at Warren High School, what would it be?  (Even if we don't provide for it).
  • 26. 
    Check as many boxes that identify or pertain to the selected picture.
    • A. 

      Birdie

    • B. 

      Flying Ping-Pong Ball

    • C. 

      Shuttle

    • D. 

      Badminton Ball

  • 27. 
    Review this video for use and additional explanation of theForehand Flick Serve.