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Have you ever heard about Ice Hockey? Ice hockey is a game which is played between two teams having six players with the help of skates. It's an Olympic Sport and recognized worldwide. This quiz has been created to test your basic knowledge about Ice Hockey. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many players are usually on the ice per team at one time? Assume that there are no penalties

    • A.

      10

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      7

    • E.

      5

    Correct Answer
    B. 6
    Explanation
    There are usually 6 players on the ice at a time.

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  • 2. 

    Icing occured when the puck passes over at least 2  _____ lines

    Correct Answer
    Red
    red
    RED
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Red,red,RED" because the question mentions that icing occurs when the puck passes over at least 2 lines. The repetition of the word "red" in different cases (capitalized, lowercase) suggests that these lines are being referred to. Therefore, when the puck passes over the red line, then the red line again, and finally the RED line, icing occurs.

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  • 3. 

    Players tend to stay on the ice for the full period of 20 minutes

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Player tend to take short shift of about a minute

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  • 4. 

    A faceoff is when the ____ is dropped onto the ice by an officail

    Correct Answer
    Puck
    puck
    PUCK
    Explanation
    A faceoff is when the puck is dropped onto the ice by an official.

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  • 5. 

    Where is the Hockey Hall of Fame located?

    • A.

      Canada

    • B.

      United States 

    • C.

      Greenland 

    • D.

      Australia

    Correct Answer
    A. Canada
    Explanation
    The Hockey Hall of Fame is located in Canada because Canada is known as the birthplace of ice hockey and has a rich history and tradition in the sport. The Hall of Fame is a museum and hall of fame dedicated to the history of ice hockey and showcases various artifacts, exhibits, and memorabilia related to the sport. Canada's passion for hockey and its significant contributions to the development of the game make it the ideal location for the Hockey Hall of Fame.

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  • 6. 

    This is the goal of ice hockey.

    • A.

      To get the least amount of goals

    • B.

      To get the puck in the goal

    • C.

      To hold the puck without getting tackled

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    B. To get the puck in the goal
    Explanation
    The goal of ice hockey is to get the puck in the goal. Players aim to shoot the puck past the opposing team's goalie and into the net to score a goal. The team with the most goals at the end of the game wins. This objective drives the gameplay, strategy, and competition in ice hockey.

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  • 7. 

    How many players can play on each hockey team?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      5

    • C.

      6

    • D.

      11

    Correct Answer
    C. 6
    Explanation
    In hockey, each team can have a maximum of 6 players on the ice at a time. This includes 5 skaters and 1 goaltender. The 5 skaters typically consist of 3 forwards and 2 defensemen. The goaltender's role is to protect the net and prevent the opposing team from scoring. Having 6 players on each team allows for a balanced and competitive game, with each player having specific roles and responsibilities on the ice.

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  • 8. 

    What is a hat trick in hockey terms?

    • A.

      When a player gets 3 goals in one game

    • B.

      When a player does a cool trick with the puck

    • C.

      When a player does a trick that noone has ever done

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. When a player gets 3 goals in one game
    Explanation
    A hat trick in hockey terms refers to when a player scores three goals in a single game. This achievement is significant and widely celebrated in the sport.

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  • 9. 

    How long is a penalty in hockey?

    • A.

      1 minute

    • B.

      2 minutes

    • C.

      3 minutes 

    • D.

      4 minutes 

    Correct Answer
    B. 2 minutes
    Explanation
    In hockey, a penalty typically lasts for 2 minutes. This means that a player who commits a penalty will have to sit in the penalty box for this duration and their team will be short-handed for that time. The length of the penalty allows for a fair consequence for the player's infraction, while also giving the opposing team an advantage to potentially score a goal during the power play.

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  • 10. 

    An ice hockey game is played in __________.

    • A.

      Periods 

    • B.

      Quarters

    • C.

      Halves

    • D.

      Innings

    Correct Answer
    A. Periods 
    Explanation
    An ice hockey game is played in periods, not quarters, halves, or innings.

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