A Quiz On The Great Game Of Basketball

10 Questions
A Quiz On The Great Game Of Basketball

Do you claim to be a die-hard basketball fan? Can you answer the questions we ask you? Put your basketball knowledge to test and take this 5 minute-quiz to find out if you actually are!

Sample Question

The game of basketball begins with a _________

Service

Kick-off

Jump ball

Digging

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The game of basketball begins with a _________
    • A. 

      Service

    • B. 

      Kick-off

    • C. 

      Jump ball

    • D. 

      Digging

  • 2. 
    How many players make a team of basketball?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      21

    • D. 

      2

  • 3. 
    Identify the skill below.  
    • A. 

      Dribbling

    • B. 

      Passing

    • C. 

      Screening

    • D. 

      Shooting

  • 4. 
    Which of these is not a skill in basketball?
    • A. 

      Setting

    • B. 

      Dribbling

    • C. 

      Passing

    • D. 

      Bouncing

  • 5. 
    Which of these is an equipment in basketball?
    • A. 

      Bat

    • B. 

      Whistle

    • C. 

      Helmet

    • D. 

      Padded jersey

  • 6. 
    Who invented basketball?
    • A. 

      Steffi Graph

    • B. 

      Martina Hingis

    • C. 

      Anna Kournikova

    • D. 

      James Naismith

  • 7. 
    When was basketball invented?
    • A. 

      1854

    • B. 

      1890

    • C. 

      1678

    • D. 

      1891

  • 8. 
    _________ is the largest basketball arena in the world?
    • A. 

      Carrier Dome, Syracuse , New York

    • B. 

       Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky, U.S

    • C. 

      Araneta Colesium, Quezon City, Philippines

    • D. 

      The Philippine Arena, in Bulacan, Philippines

  • 9. 
    A shot in which basket is attempted from under the net is __________
    • A. 

      Tip in

    • B. 

      Lay up

    • C. 

      Jump ball

    • D. 

      Free throw

  • 10. 
    Whose major job is it to score points for the team in basketball?
    • A. 

      Point guard

    • B. 

      Shooting guard

    • C. 

      Small forward

    • D. 

      Centre