Ucvts Soccer Test

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Soccer Quizzes & Trivia

Contains Rules, Diagrams, Terminology, and Strategies of Soccer


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Field is a __________ shape- _____ must be greater than the width. 
    • A. 

      Rectangular, length

    • B. 

      Rectangular, center circle

    • C. 

      Square, length

    • D. 

      Square, center circle

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      7,11

    • B. 

      8,12

    • C. 

      8,8

    • D. 

      10,10

  • 3. 
    Substitutes may not enter the field without __________ permission. 
    • A. 

      Referee's

    • B. 

      Coach's

    • C. 

      Captain's

    • D. 

      Other team's

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Goalie

    • B. 

      Defender

    • C. 

      Midfielder

    • D. 

      Forward

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Stopping opposing team's attackers from scoring

    • B. 

      Stopping goals

    • C. 

      Covering the middle third of the field both offensively and defensively

    • D. 

      On scoring

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      In front of fullbacks

    • B. 

      The middle of the field

    • C. 

      In front of forwards

    • D. 

      In front of the goal

  • 7. 
    Midfielders are focused on covering the middle third of the field BOTH offensively and defensively. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, only offensively.

  • 8. 
    Regulation game = two 45 minute halves. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, four 15 minute halves.

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Kick off

    • B. 

      Penalty kick

    • C. 

      Corner kick

    • D. 

      Reset of game clock

  • 10. 
    After a goal, the team that is __________ takes the kick off. 
    • A. 

      Scored upon

    • B. 

      Scoring the goals

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      Kicker must move the ball forward and may only kick it once

    • B. 

      One team takes the kick off at the start of the game, the other at the start of the second half

    • C. 

      Defending team must stay outside the center circle while the other team is taking the kick off

    • D. 

      Referee drops the ball at the point of the stoppage between 2 opposing players

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Drop Ball

    • B. 

      Kick off

    • C. 

      Automatic Goal for the team with the stoppage

    • D. 

      10 minutes added to the game clock

  • 13. 
    The ball is considered out of play when...
    • A. 

      The entire ball completely crosses the touch line (sideline)

    • B. 

      The entire ball completely crosses the goal line (end line)

    • C. 

      When the ball touches the sideline

    • D. 

      When the ball touches the goal line

    • E. 

      When the ball crosses the halfway line

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      They are worth 1 point

    • B. 

      They are worth 2 points when unsportsmanlike conduct occurs

    • C. 

      Not considered a goal even if the goalie touches the ball

    • D. 

      Ball must completely cross the goal line in order for it to count

  • 15. 
    Offsides is considered a penalty. It occurs when the attacking player is nearer the goal line than the....
    • A. 

      Ball or last defender

    • B. 

      Goalie

    • C. 

      Invalid statement

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Indirect Free Kick

    • B. 

      Direct Free Kick

    • C. 

      Penalty Kick

    • D. 

      Yellow Card

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      The ball must be touched by another player first

    • B. 

      You will receive a Yellow Card

    • C. 

      Considered unsportsmanlike conduct

    • D. 

      Ball is placed at midfield

  • 18. 
    You can score a goal directly off a direct kick
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, indirect kick

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Spot of foul

    • B. 

      Penalty mark

    • C. 

      Goal mark

    • D. 

      Center circle

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      Kicker + goalie

    • B. 

      Defender + goalie

    • C. 

      Midfielder + midfielder

    • D. 

      Kicker + defender

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      Unsportsmanlike conduct/ behavior

    • B. 

      Delaying the game

    • C. 

      Entering or leaving game without referee's permission

    • D. 

      Failing to respect the required distance on a free or corner kick

    • E. 

      A serious foul

    • F. 

      Violent conduct

    • G. 

      Using your hands to deny a goal

    • H. 

      Receiving 2 yellow cards in the same game

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      Unsportsmanlike conduct/ behavior

    • B. 

      Delaying the game

    • C. 

      Entering or leaving game without referee's permission

    • D. 

      Failing to respect the required distance on a free or corner kick

    • E. 

      A serious foul

    • F. 

      Violent conduct

    • G. 

      Using your hands to deny a goal

    • H. 

      Receiving 2 red cards in the same game

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      When the ball completely crosses the touch line

    • B. 

      When the attacking team kicks the ball over their opponent's goal line outside of the goal itself

    • C. 

      When the defending team kicks the ball over their own goal line outside of the goal itself

  • 24. 
    • A. 

      The corner arc

    • B. 

      Midfield

    • C. 

      The penalty arc

    • D. 

      Goal-area

  • 25. 
    The objective of soccer is to get the ball into the opponent's goal by using any part of the body EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Hands and arms

    • B. 

      Arms and feet

    • C. 

      Feet and head

    • D. 

      Head and hands