How Racquetball-smart Are You?

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How Racquetball-smart Are You? - Quiz

Can you pass this indoor racquetball USAR Quiz?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How long is a racquetball court?
    • A. 

      10 ft.

    • B. 

      20 ft.

    • C. 

      30 ft.

    • D. 

      40 ft.

  • 2. 
    How wide is a racquetball court?
    • A. 

      10 ft.

    • B. 

      20 ft.

    • C. 

      30 ft.

    • D. 

      40 ft.

  • 3. 
    How tall is a racquetball court?
    • A. 

      10 ft.

    • B. 

      20 ft.

    • C. 

      30 ft.

    • D. 

      40 ft.

  • 4. 
    How many cubic feet is a racquetball court?
    • A. 

      2,000

    • B. 

      8,000

    • C. 

      10,000

    • D. 

      16,000

  • 5. 
    Of the three parallel lines on the floor, what is the line nearest to the front wall called?
    • A. 

      Service Line

    • B. 

      Short Line

    • C. 

      Receiving Line

    • D. 

      Drive Serve Line

  • 6. 
    Of the three parallel lines on the floor, what is the middle line called?
    • A. 

      Service Line

    • B. 

      Short Line

    • C. 

      Receiving Line

    • D. 

      Drive Serve Line

  • 7. 
    Of the three parallel lines on the floor, what is the line nearest to the back wall called?
    • A. 

      Service Line

    • B. 

      Short Line

    • C. 

      Receiving Line

    • D. 

      Drive Serve Line

  • 8. 
    The area where the ball is served is called?
    • A. 

      Safety Zone

    • B. 

      Service Box

    • C. 

      Service Zone

  • 9. 
    The area bounded by the back edges of the Short Line and the Receiving Line is called?
    • A. 

      Safety Zone

    • B. 

      Encroachment Zone

    • C. 

      Service Zone

    • D. 

      Service Box

    • E. 

      Drive Service Zone

  • 10. 
    The maximum length of a racquetball racquet is?
    • A. 

      18"

    • B. 

      20"

    • C. 

      22"

    • D. 

      24"

  • 11. 
    In two-serve games, which of these is NOT a fault serve?
    • A. 

      Screen Serve

    • B. 

      Fake Serve

    • C. 

      Long Serve

    • D. 

      Short Serve

    • E. 

      Three-Wall Serve

  • 12. 
    In doubles when the first server is retired and it is the second server's turn, what is this transition called?
    • A. 

      Half Out

    • B. 

      Handout

  • 13. 
    In two-serve games how many Fault Serves result in loss of serve?
    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      3

  • 14. 
    On a serve if a ball hits a "dead" board on the floor, the serve may be replayed. True or false: It cancels any prior fault serve?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    A serve which passes the Short Line into the crotch of the side wall and floor is in play.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    A serve into the crotch of the back wall and floor is in play.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    After the serve has been struck, the server's doubles partner steps into the Safety Zone before the served ball passes the Short Line resulting in ...
    • A. 

      Forfeit of the game

    • B. 

      Fault Serve

    • C. 

      Immediate loss of serve

    • D. 

      No call

  • 18. 
    Serving the ball before the receiver(s) signal they are ready is a fault serve. What is NOT an acceptable way for a receiver to signal they are "not-ready"?
    • A. 

      Turn and face the back wall.

    • B. 

      Face the front wall while tying their shoelaces.

    • C. 

      Raising their racquet above their head.

  • 19. 
    In doubles, either receiving player may indicate their side is not ready by raising their racquet over their head or turning their back to the front wall.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    What is the penalty for catching a served ball before it hits the floor when that serve was obviously going to be short or long?
    • A. 

      Loss of rally

    • B. 

      Replay the serve

    • C. 

      Second serve

    • D. 

      No call

  • 21. 
    In doubles, if the partner standing in the Service Box has one foot on the floor and one foot resting against the wall, when the ball is served, then it is a ...
    • A. 

      Loss of serve

    • B. 

      Foot fault

    • C. 

      Replay

    • D. 

      Out serve

  • 22. 
    In doubles, either partner may serve first and redetermine who serves first throughout the game, without notification or penalty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    In doubles if a serve hits the non-serving partner in the Service Box it is a ...
    • A. 

      Replay of Serve

    • B. 

      Out Serve

    • C. 

      Fault Serve

    • D. 

      Loss of Point

  • 24. 
    When returning a serve, which is a Safety Zone Violation?
    • A. 

      Crossing the Receiving Line before the ball crosses the Receiving Line on the fly.

    • B. 

      Crossing the Receiving Line after the ball bounces.

    • C. 

      Crossing the Receiving Line after the ball crosses the Receiving Line.

  • 25. 
    It is legal to hit the ball with any part of the racquet, except the tether.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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