Lacrosse History Rules, And Strategies

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  • 1. 

    Where is Lacrosse the oldest game played in a country?

    • A.

      North America

    • B.

      South America

    • C.

      Africa

    • D.

      Asia

    Correct Answer
    A. North America
    Explanation
    Lacrosse is the oldest game played in North America because it originated from indigenous tribes in the region, particularly the Iroquois Confederacy. The game has a long history in Native American culture and was played for various reasons, including religious ceremonies, training for warfare, and entertainment. Over time, lacrosse has spread to other parts of the world, but its roots can be traced back to North America.

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  • 2. 

    Who originated the game?

    • A.

      The Indians of America

    • B.

      The Indians of Asia

    • C.

      The Indians of Canada

    • D.

      The Spanish Rivals

    Correct Answer
    C. The Indians of Canada
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Indians of Canada. This is because the question is asking about the origin of the game, and it specifies that it was originated by the Indians of Canada.

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  • 3. 

    1500 men would play the game lasting as long as several days and with goals a half a mile apart. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because it states that 1500 men would play a game that lasts for several days and has goals half a mile apart. This implies that the game is designed for a large number of participants and requires a significant amount of time and space to play.

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  • 4. 

    Why did the French Canadians adapt the sport name "Lacrosse"?

    • A.

      It was a random named someone said

    • B.

      Named after the ruler of America George Lacrosse

    • C.

      Named for the tree of canada

    • D.

      The netted stick resembled a bishops crosier

    Correct Answer
    D. The netted stick resembled a bishops crosier
    Explanation
    The French Canadians adapted the sport name "Lacrosse" because the netted stick used in the game resembled a bishop's crosier.

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  • 5. 

    What sports did Lacrosse made up of?

    • A.

      Basketball

    • B.

      Baseball

    • C.

      Swimming

    • D.

      Soccer

    • E.

      Tennis

    • F.

      Roller Skating

    • G.

      Hockey

    • H.

      Track and Field

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Basketball
    D. Soccer
    G. Hockey
    Explanation
    Lacrosse is made up of elements from basketball, soccer, and hockey. It combines the fast-paced movement and scoring of basketball, the teamwork and field positioning of soccer, and the physicality and stick-handling of hockey.

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  • 6. 

    What College made the first Lacrosse Team?

    • A.

      New York University

    • B.

      Florida University

    • C.

      UCONN

    • D.

      None of the Above

    Correct Answer
    A. New York University
    Explanation
    New York University is the correct answer because it is stated that they made the first Lacrosse Team. This implies that New York University was the first college to establish a Lacrosse Team.

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  • 7. 

    Click on the First High Schools to Have Lacrosse Teams.

    • A.

      New York High School

    • B.

      Philips Academy

    • C.

      Phil's Academy

    • D.

      Philips Extreme Academy

    • E.

      Philips Exeter Academy

    • F.

      Lawrenceville School

    • G.

      South Orange Maplewood High School

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Philips Academy
    E. Philips Exeter Academy
    F. Lawrenceville School
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Philips Academy, Philips Exeter Academy, Lawrenceville School. These three schools are known for being some of the first high schools to have lacrosse teams.

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  • 8. 

    There were 400 Colleges and 1300 High School men's lacrosse teams from Coast to Coast.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because it states that there were 400 colleges and 1300 high school men's lacrosse teams from coast to coast. However, this statement does not provide any evidence or data to support this claim. Without any supporting information, it is not possible to determine the accuracy of this statement.

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  • 9. 

     The first Women's lacrosse game was played in _____ at St. Leonard's School in Scotland. 

    Correct Answer
    1890
    Explanation
    The first Women's lacrosse game was played in 1890 at St. Leonard's School in Scotland.

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  • 10. 

    What year did Virginia try to start women's lacrosse?

    • A.

      1914

    • B.

      1874

    • C.

      1915

    • D.

      1904

    Correct Answer
    A. 1914
    Explanation
    In 1914, Virginia tried to start women's lacrosse.

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  • 11. 

    What Year and State was that there was an established first women's lacrosse team in the United States?

    • A.

      1926, New York, New York

    • B.

      1926, Baltimore, Maryland

    • C.

      1916, New York, New York

    • D.

      1926, Baltimare, Marylond

    Correct Answer
    B. 1926, Baltimore, Maryland
    Explanation
    In 1926, the first women's lacrosse team was established in Baltimore, Maryland. This marked an important milestone in the history of women's sports in the United States, as it provided an opportunity for women to participate in and compete in a traditionally male-dominated sport. The establishment of this team in Baltimore, Maryland, helped pave the way for the growth and development of women's lacrosse across the country.

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  • 12. 

    How many people played a game in Men's Lacrosse?

    • A.

      10

    • B.

      12

    Correct Answer
    A. 10
    Explanation
    The question is asking for the number of people who played a game in Men's Lacrosse. The correct answer is 10, indicating that 10 people played the game.

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  • 13. 

    How many people played a game in Women's Lacrosse?

    • A.

      10

    • B.

      12

    • C.

      11

    • D.

      13

    Correct Answer
    B. 12
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 12 because it is the only option that matches the number of people mentioned in the question. The question asks for the number of people who played a game in Women's Lacrosse, and out of the given options, 12 is the only number that matches.

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  • 14. 

    Women's Lacrosse does not allow checking or body contact.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Women's Lacrosse does not allow checking or body contact. This means that players are not allowed to make physical contact with each other or use their bodies to impede or obstruct opponents. This rule is in place to prioritize player safety and reduce the risk of injuries during the game.

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  • 15. 

    Official Games were played in 60 minutes with four 15-minute quarters. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because official games are indeed played in 60 minutes with four 15-minute quarters. This is a common format in many sports, such as basketball and American football, where the game is divided into quarters of equal length. Each quarter usually lasts for 15 minutes, resulting in a total game time of 60 minutes.

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  • 16. 

    FMG RULES

    • A.

      Have 2 people out at a time

    • B.

      Play for 1 hour with 20 minute breaks

    • C.

      Students must shot outside of the designated area

    • D.

      People allow to shove like some people always do

    • E.

      Students must make 3 passes before shooting on goal

    • F.

      Students must defend far enough from an opponent so that they do not interfere with a pass of shot. The two sticks can make no contact.

    • G.

      Stand around and do nothing

    • H.

      Student must make 2 passes before shooting on goal

    • I.

      Students must defend an opponent and not "goal tend"

    • J.

      DONT CLICK HERE

    • K.

      HI CHICKEN BUTT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Correct Answer(s)
    C. Students must shot outside of the designated area
    E. Students must make 3 passes before shooting on goal
    F. Students must defend far enough from an opponent so that they do not interfere with a pass of shot. The two sticks can make no contact.
    I. Students must defend an opponent and not "goal tend"
    Explanation
    The correct answer includes the following rules: students must shoot outside of the designated area, students must make 3 passes before shooting on goal, students must defend far enough from an opponent so that they do not interfere with a pass or shot, and students must defend an opponent and not "goal tend". These rules ensure fair play, proper teamwork, and prevent interference or unfair advantage during the game.

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  • 17. 

    Strategies

    • A.

      Communicate with teammates

    • B.

      Keep direct eye-contact with the person you are guarding

    • C.

      Stay at the goal

    • D.

      On defense stay between the goal and the person you are guarding

    • E.

      Pass the ball if you don't have a good shot

    • F.

      Make plans with your teammates

    • G.

      Cut the ball, don't wait for the ball to come to you

    • H.

      On offense move around, don't stay in one place

    • I.

      Move around the court until you breath

    • J.

      Stay Spread out

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Communicate with teammates
    D. On defense stay between the goal and the person you are guarding
    E. Pass the ball if you don't have a good shot
    G. Cut the ball, don't wait for the ball to come to you
    H. On offense move around, don't stay in one place
    J. Stay Spread out
    Explanation
    The given answer lists several strategies for playing a game. These strategies include communicating with teammates, staying between the goal and the person you are guarding on defense, passing the ball if you don't have a good shot, cutting the ball instead of waiting for it to come to you, moving around on offense instead of staying in one place, and staying spread out on the court. These strategies are likely to improve team coordination, defensive positioning, offensive movement, and overall gameplay.

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