What Do You Know About Gymnastics? Trivia Quiz

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What do you know about gymnastics? If you want to be a coach, you need to have a set of skills when it comes to the sport you are coaching and the rules to it. If your choice of sport is gymnastics, this quiz is for you. How about you take it up and get to see how well you understand the sport and the rules that come with it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    A fly spring is credited as a.....

    • A.

      E

    • B.

      D

    • C.

      C

    • D.

      B

    • E.

      A

    Correct Answer
    D. B
    Explanation
    The correct answer is B. The explanation for this answer is not available.

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  • 2. 

    Shawn Johnson did a C turn with her leg at horizontal.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Shawn Johnson did not perform a C turn with her leg at horizontal.

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  • 3. 

    You have to learn a back-handspring back-tuck in.....

    • A.

      Level 4

    • B.

      Level 5

    • C.

      Level 6

    • D.

      Level 7

    • E.

      Level 9

    Correct Answer
    C. Level 6
    Explanation
    The correct answer is level 6. This suggests that the skill of learning a back-handspring back-tuck is most likely taught at level 6. This implies that the skill requires a certain level of strength, coordination, and technique that is typically developed at this level of training.

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  • 4. 

    It is not possible for a blind gymnast to do vault.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    A vault in gymnastics requires a gymnast to run towards a springboard, jump onto it, and propel themselves over a vaulting table. Since a blind gymnast cannot see the springboard or the vaulting table, it would be extremely difficult and unsafe for them to perform a vault. Therefore, it is true that it is not possible for a blind gymnast to do a vault.

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  • 5. 

    A double-tuck fly-away dismount on bars is a(n).....

    • A.

      E

    • B.

      D

    • C.

      C

    • D.

      B

    • E.

      A

    Correct Answer
    C. C
    Explanation
    A double-tuck fly-away dismount on bars is a skill performed in gymnastics. It involves the gymnast releasing the high bar, performing two flips in a tucked position, and then landing on the mat. This is considered to be an intermediate level skill, as it requires a combination of strength, technique, and body control. It is a common dismount used by gymnasts on the uneven bars.

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  • 6. 

    Shawn Johnson has started her own leotard line.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement states that Shawn Johnson has started her own leotard line. Since the statement does not provide any contradictory information or context, we can assume that the statement is true.

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  • 7. 

    Prep-optional gymnastics isn't for talented gymnastics like compulsory gymnastics.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Prep-optional gymnastics is not limited to talented gymnasts like compulsory gymnastics. Unlike compulsory gymnastics, which requires specific skills and routines, prep-optional gymnastics allows gymnasts to choose their own routines and skills based on their abilities and preferences. It is open to gymnasts of all skill levels, making it accessible to a wider range of athletes. Therefore, the statement is false.

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  • 8. 

    If you r extremely flexible, u might consider doing...

    Correct Answer
    RG
    Rythmic Gymnastics
    rg
    rythmic gymnastics
    Explanation
    The correct answer is RG, Rythmic Gymnastics, rg, and rythmic gymnastics. These are all abbreviations or alternate spellings for the sport of rhythmic gymnastics. Rhythmic gymnastics is a discipline that combines elements of ballet, gymnastics, and dance, and involves performing routines with various handheld apparatus such as ribbons, hoops, and balls. Being extremely flexible is an advantage in this sport as it allows athletes to execute complex and graceful movements with ease.

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  • 9. 

    The lowest level in prep-optional gymnastics is.....

    • A.

      Level 1

    • B.

      Bronze

    • C.

      Level 10

    • D.

      Silver

    • E.

      Gold

    Correct Answer
    B. Bronze
    Explanation
    The lowest level in prep-optional gymnastics is bronze. This is because the levels in gymnastics are typically categorized based on difficulty and skill level, with bronze being the starting or introductory level. As gymnasts progress and improve their skills, they move up to higher levels such as silver or gold. Therefore, bronze is the correct answer as it represents the lowest level in prep-optional gymnastics.

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