Ice Skating

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Ice Skating

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  • 1. 
    Ice skatin if particularly valuable activity because it:
    • A. 

      Stengthens muscles

    • B. 

      Creates physical, mental, and behavioral ailments

    • C. 

      Improves balance

    • D. 

      Provides important aerobis conditioning

  • 2. 
    Who invented the all-steel clamp on ice-skate?
    • A. 

      John E. Strauss

    • B. 

      Jackson Haines

    • C. 

      E.V. Bushnell

  • 3. 
    What skate led to the first spins and jumps?
    • A. 

      First Close Toe

    • B. 

      All-Steel Clamp

    • C. 

      All-Metal Blade with Heel and Sole Plates

  • 4. 
    What American Ice skater invented the all-metal blade with heel and sole plates ice skate?
    • A. 

      John E. Strauss

    • B. 

      E.V. Bushnell

    • C. 

      Jackson Haines

  • 5. 
    What skate made the toepick jumps possible?
    • A. 

      All-Steel Clamp

    • B. 

      All-Metal Blade with Heel and Sole Plates

    • C. 

      First Close Toe-Blade

  • 6. 
    Who invented the first closed-toe blade ice skate?
    • A. 

      John E. Strauss

    • B. 

      Jackson Haines

    • C. 

      E.V. Bushnell

  • 7. 
    Beginning Ice skaters should substitute stroking with off-ice jogging in plave without skates for a few minutes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The most important of these is that stretches should be done rapidilly without bouncing and with moderate intensity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    How long should the cool down period be?
    • A. 

      3 min.

    • B. 

      4 min.

    • C. 

      5 min,

    • D. 

      6 min.

    • E. 

      7 min.

  • 10. 
    What myth is caused by poor quality skates?
  • 11. 
    What are the two categories of ice skating falls?
    • A. 

      Could have been prevented

    • B. 

      Intentional falls

    • C. 

      Unavoidable falls(or skating progress falls)

    • D. 

      Due to slippiry ice

  • 12. 
    When falling what part of the body should you fall on?
    • A. 

      Your butt

    • B. 

      The side of your thighs

    • C. 

      Face forward

    • D. 

      Fall to hit your head

  • 13. 
    When skating the general flow of traffic is clockwise.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Proper Ice Skating Etiquette is:
    • A. 

      Follow local rules

    • B. 

      Grab other skaters

    • C. 

      Run into other skaters

    • D. 

      Get up quickly after you fall

    • E. 

      Try to avoid being run over

    • F. 

      Don't offer help when you see someone fall

    • G. 

      Common sense

    • H. 

      Courtesy

  • 15. 
    Out of the following which are common ice skates?
    • A. 

      Figure skates

    • B. 

      Hockey Skates

    • C. 

      Speed Skates

  • 16. 
    Which are the heavest skates?
    • A. 

      Speed skates

    • B. 

      Figure skates

    • C. 

      Hockey Skates

  • 17. 
    With figure skates you don't have to worry about the toe pick.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Which of the three skates is considered the rounder rocker?
    • A. 

      Hockey Skates

    • B. 

      Figure Skates

    • C. 

      Speed Skates

  • 19. 
    Which are the lightest skates?
    • A. 

      Hockey Skates

    • B. 

      Figure Skates

    • C. 

      Speed Skates

  • 20. 
    It is better to spend a little more money and get higher quality skates.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The boots should fit loosely.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The lacing should be tighest around the ankle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    70 percent of injuries among recreational and competitive ice skaters are to the wrist and hand.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    When you are learning to skate you shouldn't center you body directly over the ice skate blade.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    The first basic principle is to keep you body weight directly over the ball of your skating foot.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    The second principle of skating we call the "body box" principle, a term to help explain the relationship of the hip and should position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Another technique for forawrd pushing is called sroking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    The most effective push is when one foot is on the ice: the outside edge push.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    The outside edge push is the only way to get enough blade into the ice to exert maximum force with your legs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    What degree angle should the pushing blade be to the gliding blade?
    • A. 

      45 degree

    • B. 

      95 degree

  • 31. 
    Your body weight should be directly over your skating foot.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    The dip is when you bend your knees while keeping the relation of your shoulders to your hips constant through a major change in body position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    Which stop is the safest and the easiest?
    • A. 

      Snowplow stop

    • B. 

      Hockey stop

    • C. 

      T-Stop

  • 34. 
    Which stop is ideal for emergencies?
    • A. 

      Snowplow stop

    • B. 

      Hockey stop

    • C. 

      T-Stop

  • 35. 
    Which stop is the most attractive?
    • A. 

      Snowplow Stop

    • B. 

      Hockey Stop

    • C. 

      T-Stop

  • 36. 
    The snowplow stop is the safest and easiest metohod of reducing speed and stopping
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    To prevent curving to one side or the other while stopping, keep you body box facing the main direction of travel
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 38. 
    Which stop is the best looking?
    • A. 

      Snowplow stop

    • B. 

      Hockey stop

    • C. 

      T-Stop

  • 39. 
    Swizzles will move you in a curvy line.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 40. 
    The advantage of the hockey glide is the you can acheive very tight turns including U-turns, with a fair amount of speed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 41. 
    When executing a swizzle you body box remains square to your skating direction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 42. 
    What degree should your arms be at your side during a slalom?
    • A. 

      45 degree

    • B. 

      90 degree

  • 43. 
    A hockey glide is a turn in ice skating.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 44. 
    The slalom will lead you in a curvy line.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 45. 
    The slalom introduces you to curves.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 46. 
    When excuting the Forward One-Foot Glide your weight has to be over your skating foot.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False