Junior Football Umpire Program 2012 (8's - 10's)

40 Questions | Total Attempts: 183

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Umpire Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Spirit of the game for AFL Junior Matches is?  
    • A. 

      For the umpire to play plenty of free kicks

    • B. 

      To give the best players the most game time to dominate. Lesser developed players to spend more time on the bench to enable this.

    • C. 

      For players to learn the skills

    • D. 

      To give all available players a game of football

  • 2. 
    In Junior Competition?  
    • A. 

      Scores are kept to see which team wins

    • B. 

      Teams receive 4 premiership points per win

    • C. 

      After the home and away draw, the top 6 teams in the region progress to the finals

    • D. 

      The best players are published in the newspaper/websites

    • E. 

      Game has no scoring, no premiership points, no finals and no publication of players

  • 3. 
    Team Size - Select the Correct one?  
    • A. 

      (U8’s) Team 1 (9 players, 0 reserves) v Team 2 (9 players, 0 reserves)

    • B. 

      (U9’s) Team 1 (12 players, 4 reserves) v Team 2 (12 players, 1 reserve)

    • C. 

      (U10’s) Team 1 (9 players, 0 reserves) v Team 1 (15 players, 8 reserves)

    • D. 

      (U9’s) Team 1 (12 players, 1 reserves) v Team 1 (12 players, 3 reserves)

  • 4. 
    In transition from the back to forward zone?  
    • A. 

      The ball must be touched by a player in the centre zone

    • B. 

      The ball must be touched by a player in the centre zone only if it is kicked along the ground

    • C. 

      The ball can only be handballed through the centre zone

    • D. 

      Players can kick or handball the ball directly from the back zone to the forward zone

  • 5. 
    The Ball has gone out of bounds from a kick (has rolled over the line) is it?  
    • A. 

      Boundary throw in

    • B. 

      Ball up 5m in from boundary line

    • C. 

      Free kick against the team who kicked the ball out

    • D. 

      Free kick to the team who picks up the ball first

  • 6. 
    Kicking off the ground is?  
    • A. 

      Always permitted since they have not developed appropriate skills

    • B. 

      Only permitted when having a shot at goal

    • C. 

      Only permitted if the player is a forward

    • D. 

      Not permitted unless accidental

  • 7. 
    What colour is the uniform of a club umpire?  
    • A. 

      Green and Black

    • B. 

      White and Navy Blue

    • C. 

      Yellow and Black

    • D. 

      Orange and Black

  • 8. 
    Who can kick goals?  
    • A. 

      Forwards Only

    • B. 

      Forwards and Centres Only

    • C. 

      Anyone

  • 9. 
    When a player handballs the ball out of bounds is it?  
    • A. 

      A free kick deliberate out of bounds

    • B. 

      Ball up 5m in from sideline

    • C. 

      A free kick against the team that handballed the ball out

    • D. 

      A boundary throw in

  • 10. 
    In a Ruck Contest?  
    • A. 

      Player is allowed to grab the ball from the ruck contest and play on

    • B. 

      Player is allowed to tap the ball then catch it on the full and play on

    • C. 

      Player is allowed to push the other ruckman out of the way and tap ball to teammate

    • D. 

      Player is allowed to tap the ball and may not play the ball again until it has been touched by another player or hit the ground

  • 11. 
    At the start of the game/quarter what is the first thing that you need to do? (teams are ready to go in their positions)  
    • A. 

      Throw the ball up

    • B. 

      Number players off for ruck contests

    • C. 

      Hold ball up in the air waiting for siren

    • D. 

      Bounce the ball up from the ground

  • 12. 
    Who should you report to when you arrive at the ground for your game?  
    • A. 

      President

    • B. 

      Ground Marshall or Club Umpire Coordinator

    • C. 

      Coaches of the teams

    • D. 

      Noone just get ready to take the field

  • 13. 
    Who is allowed to approach you (Club Umpire) during the breaks of your game? (Select multiple if appropriate)  
    • A. 

      Your Parents

    • B. 

      Your Friends

    • C. 

      Club Umpire Coordinator

    • D. 

      Coaches

    • E. 

      Ground Marshall

    • F. 

      Players

    • G. 

      Presidents

    • H. 

      Umpire Development Officer (AFLQ)

  • 14. 
    (Under 8's) Zones - Where can players run?  
    • A. 

      Forwards can run in the forward zone as well as the centre

    • B. 

      Centres must stay in the centre zone while forwards and backs are not restricted

    • C. 

      Players must stay in their own zones

    • D. 

      Players are encouraged to stay in their correct positions. Players must return to their area when instructed by the field umpire or after a goal has been scored.

  • 15. 
    (Under 8's) What tackling is permitted? (Select multiple if appropriate)  
    • A. 

      Holding a player without the ball

    • B. 

      Knocking the ball out of an opponents hands

    • C. 

      Push an opponent in the side

    • D. 

      Steal the ball from another player

    • E. 

      Deliberately bump another player

    • F. 

      Smother an opponents kick

    • G. 

      No contact allowed at all

  • 16. 
    (under 8's) Mark and playing on ie running off the mark (select the most correct)  
    • A. 

      Mark awarded if kicked 10m, play on allowed

    • B. 

      Mark awarded if kicked 15m, play on not allowed

    • C. 

      Mark awarded regardless of distance, play on allow

    • D. 

      Mark awarded regardless of distance, play on not allow

  • 17. 
    (Under 8's) Bouncing the ball
    • A. 

      Players must bounce the ball when they receive the football

    • B. 

      Players are not allowed to bounce the ball

    • C. 

      Bouncing is optional, but no more than one bounce is permitted, must bounce within 5m

    • D. 

      Bouncing is optional, but no more than one bounce is permitted, must bounce within 10m

    • E. 

      Bouncing is optional, but no more than two bounces are permitted, must bounce within 5m

    • F. 

      Bouncing is optional, but no more than two bounce is permitted, must bounce within 10m

  • 18. 
    (Under 8's) Possession Rule - A player is deemed to have taken possession of the football when they?  
    • A. 

      Say "my ball"

    • B. 

      Dive on the ball

    • C. 

      Place one hand on the ball

    • D. 

      Place two hands on the ball

  • 19. 
    (Under 8's) Once a player has possession of the football ...  
    • A. 

      Players may apply a hold and release restraint

    • B. 

      Players must back off to the side to leave the player uncontested

    • C. 

      Players may apply a bump

    • D. 

      Players may apply a wrap around tackle

  • 20. 
    (Under 8's) How many players (Maximum) are allowed on the field per team?  
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      12

    • E. 

      15

  • 21. 
    (Under 9's/10's) Zones - Where can players run?
    • A. 

      Forwards can run in the forward zone as well as the centre

    • B. 

      Centres must stay in the centre zone while forwards and backs are not restricted

    • C. 

      Players must stay in their own zones

    • D. 

      Players are encouraged to stay in their correct positions. Players must return to their area when instructed by the field umpire or after a goal has been scored.

  • 22. 
    (Under 9's/10's) Hold and release tackle.  
    • A. 

      Once the ball is possessed, players may apply a hold and release restraint by grabbing the jumper with one or 2 hands

    • B. 

      Once the ball is possessed, players may apply a hold and release restraint by grabbing the jumper or body of the player with one or 2 hands

    • C. 

      Once the ball is possessed, players may apply a wrap around tackle and release once umpire calls for a release

    • D. 

      If the ball is not in possession, opposition players may apply a hold and release restraint by holding the body with one or 2 hands

  • 23. 
    (Under 9's/10's) If the player receives the ball and is held in a hold and release tackle straight away?  
    • A. 

      The player applying the hold continues to hold during the umpires count down until the free kick is paid.

    • B. 

      The player holding releases and applies the hold again during the umpires count down

    • C. 

      The player releases the player with the ball and does not hold again. Umpire counts 6 seconds down to one. If the player has not disposed, holding the ball is paid.

    • D. 

      The player releases the player with the ball and does not hold again. Umpire counts 3 seconds down to one. If the player has not disposed, holding the ball is paid.

  • 24. 
    (Under 9's/10's) If the player has already had a prior opportunity to kick/handball the football and a opponent applies a hold and release tackle..  
    • A. 

      The player applying the hold continues to hold until the free kick is paid

    • B. 

      The player holding releases. Umpire counts 6 seconds down to one. If the player has not disposed, holding the ball is paid.

    • C. 

      The player holding releases. Umpire counts 3seconds down to one. If the player has not disposed, holding the ball is paid.

    • D. 

      The player holding releases. Holding the ball is paid against the player in possession.

  • 25. 
    (Under 9's/10's) When is a player permitted to play on (run off the mark)?  
    • A. 

      If a player marks the ball cleanly (as in holds onto it) and there is an opposition player near them making an effort to get on the mark.

    • B. 

      If a player marks the ball cleanly (as in holds onto it) and there is no opposition player near them.

    • C. 

      If a player is paid a mark but the ball hits the ground (has shown control)

    • D. 

      If a player is paid a mark after taking a (Specky) over the top of another player

    • E. 

      Not allowed to play on (run off the mark) at all must go back and take kick or handball.

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