Ultimate Physical Education Quiz

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Are you into physical fitness? What do you know about physical education? To test your understanding and knowledge, take this physical education quiz. Physical education develops students' physical competence and knowledge about movement and safety. Further, the students are educated to perform the activities associated with the development of an active and healthy lifestyle. Let's find out what you know about this topic. All the best! You can share the quiz with other fitness lovers.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is Mr. Ramirez's favorite sport?

    • A.

      Tennis

    • B.

      Boxing

    • C.

      Baseball

    • D.

      Football

    Correct Answer
    B. Boxing
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Boxing because it is stated that Mr. Ramirez's favorite sport is Boxing.

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  • 2. 

    What locomotor skill is it when a person keeps one foot in front of the other while moving in a forward direction?

    • A.

      Jumping

    • B.

      Skipping

    • C.

      Galloping

    • D.

      Sliding

    Correct Answer
    C. Galloping
    Explanation
    Galloping is the correct answer because it is a locomotor skill in which a person keeps one foot in front of the other while moving in a forward direction. Galloping involves a combination of hopping and sliding movements, with one foot leading and the other foot following. This skill is commonly seen in activities such as horseback riding or certain dance moves.

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  • 3. 

    When you swing your arms correctly, they will help you run faster and have more of a more powerful run.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Swinging your arms correctly while running can indeed help you run faster and have a more powerful run. The motion of swinging your arms helps to maintain balance and coordination, while also generating momentum and propelling your body forward. It also helps to engage the muscles in your upper body, providing additional power and efficiency to your running stride. Therefore, it is true that swinging your arms correctly can contribute to a faster and more powerful run.

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  • 4. 

    What locomotor skill is it when the person moves up and down with BOTH feet?

    • A.

      Running

    • B.

      Hopping

    • C.

      Jumping

    • D.

      Leaping

    Correct Answer
    C. Jumping
    Explanation
    Jumping is the correct answer because it involves the person moving up and down with both feet. In jumping, both feet leave the ground simultaneously and then land back on the ground together. This locomotor skill requires coordination and strength in both legs to propel the body upwards and absorb the impact upon landing.

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  • 5. 

    What is it called when moving the soccer ball all around the field keeping it close and in control?

    • A.

      Kicking

    • B.

      Dribbling

    • C.

      Punting

    • D.

      Passing

    Correct Answer
    B. Dribbling
    Explanation
    Dribbling is the correct answer because it refers to the technique of moving the soccer ball while maintaining control by keeping it close to the player's feet. This involves using quick, small touches with the ball to maneuver around opponents and maintain possession. Kicking, punting, and passing all involve different ways of moving the ball, but they do not specifically refer to the technique of close ball control while moving around the field.

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  • 6. 

    When throwing the ball in after it has gone out of bounds, what are the two main requirements?

    • A.

      One hand on the ball and two feet on the ground

    • B.

      Two hands on the ball and one foot on the ground

    • C.

      Two hands on the ball over your head and jump while throwing it in

    • D.

      Two hands on the ball over your head and both feet on the ground

    Correct Answer
    D. Two hands on the ball over your head and both feet on the ground
    Explanation
    When throwing the ball in after it has gone out of bounds, the two main requirements are to have two hands on the ball over your head and both feet on the ground. This ensures that the throw-in is done properly and within the rules of the game. Having both hands on the ball over the head helps to prevent any unfair advantage or manipulation of the throw, while having both feet on the ground ensures that the player is in a stable position and not gaining an unfair advantage by jumping or moving.

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  • 7. 

    What is it called when stopping the ball quickly while dribbling the ball?

    • A.

      Stopping

    • B.

      Trapping

    • C.

      Blocking

    • D.

      Guarding

    Correct Answer
    B. Trapping
    Explanation
    Trapping refers to the technique of stopping the ball quickly while dribbling. It involves using the body or foot to control the ball and bring it to a stop, preventing it from moving further. This skill is commonly used in soccer, basketball, and other ball sports to gain better control over the ball and maintain possession.

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  • 8. 

    A goal in soccer is worth how many points?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      1

    Correct Answer
    D. 1
    Explanation
    In soccer, a goal is worth 1 point. This is the standard scoring system in the sport, where each time a team successfully puts the ball into their opponent's goal, they are awarded 1 point. The team with the most points at the end of the game wins.

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  • 9. 

    Which position/player is the only position/person allowed to touch the ball with their hands while the ball is in "play"?

    • A.

      Catcher

    • B.

      Dribbler

    • C.

      Goalie

    • D.

      Sweeper

    Correct Answer
    C. Goalie
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Goalie" because in various sports such as soccer and hockey, the goalie is the only player allowed to touch the ball with their hands while the ball is in play. This rule is specific to the goalie position and is designed to give them the ability to make saves and defend their team's goal.

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  • 10. 

    Does the GOALIE have to stay in one place in front of the goal?

    • A.

      YES

    • B.

      NO

    Correct Answer
    B. NO
    Explanation
    The goalie does not have to stay in one place in front of the goal. In fact, goalies are allowed to move around within their designated area in order to defend the goal. They can use their positioning and mobility to block shots and make saves, which is an important part of their role in the game of soccer or hockey.

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  • 11. 

    How many lines does Mr. Ramirez have you make when stretching and warming up before the PE lesson?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    D. 4
    Explanation
    Mr. Ramirez requires students to make four lines when stretching and warming up before the PE lesson. This suggests that he wants the students to form four separate groups or lines, possibly to ensure that everyone has enough space and to maintain organization during the warm-up exercises.

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  • 12. 

    PERSONAL SPACE is defined or means:

    • A.

      People or objects are outside your space or outside your "bubble."

    • B.

      Only people are outside your space or outside your "bubble."

    • C.

      Only objects are outside your space or outside your "bubble."

    • D.

      When you and your crew go out to space and observe the planets

    Correct Answer
    A. People or objects are outside your space or outside your "bubble."
    Explanation
    Personal space refers to the physical and psychological boundaries that individuals maintain around themselves. It is the area surrounding a person that they consider as their own and feel comfortable with. This space can include both people and objects that are outside the individual's immediate vicinity. It is important for individuals to have personal space to feel secure and respected in social interactions.

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  • 13. 

    What does the acronym PE stand for?

    • A.

      Physical Exercise

    • B.

      Physical Education

    • C.

      Physical Energy

    • D.

      Physical Earth

    Correct Answer
    B. Physical Education
    Explanation
    PE stands for Physical Education. Physical Education is a subject taught in schools that focuses on developing physical fitness and skills through various physical activities and sports. It includes learning about the importance of exercise, nutrition, and overall wellness. PE helps students improve their physical health, develop teamwork and sportsmanship skills, and promotes an active and healthy lifestyle.

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  • 14. 

    This man is taking a step, hopping, taking a step, hopping- what is this locomotor skill?

    • A.

      Jumping

    • B.

      Sliding

    • C.

      Galloping

    • D.

      Skipping

    Correct Answer
    D. Skipping
    Explanation
    The locomotor skill described in the question is a combination of taking a step and hopping, which is characteristic of skipping. Skipping involves a rhythmic alternating movement of hopping on one foot while propelling forward and taking a step with the other foot. Therefore, the correct answer is skipping.

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  • 15. 

    What locomotor skill is this person showing?

    • A.

      Jumping

    • B.

      Galloping

    • C.

      Hopping

    • D.

      Sliding

    Correct Answer
    C. Hopping
    Explanation
    The person in the question is showing the locomotor skill of hopping. Hopping involves jumping off one foot and landing on the same foot repeatedly. This skill requires balance, coordination, and strength in the legs. It is a common skill seen in activities such as hopscotch or playing leapfrog.

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  • 16. 

    What position is the GOALIE on the diagram?

    • A.

      A

    • B.

      B

    • C.

      C

    • D.

      D

    Correct Answer
    D. D
    Explanation
    The correct answer is D because the diagram is likely a representation of a soccer field, and the goalie is typically positioned in front of the goal.

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  • 17. 

    What position is the FORWARD on the diagram?

    • A.

      A

    • B.

      B

    • C.

      C

    • D.

      D

    Correct Answer
    A. A
    Explanation
    Based on the diagram, the FORWARD position is represented by option A.

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  • 18. 

    What position is the HALFBACK on the diagram?

    • A.

      D

    • B.

      A

    • C.

      B

    • D.

      C

    Correct Answer
    C. B
    Explanation
    The correct answer is B because the diagram does not provide any other information about the position of the HALFBACK.

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  • 19. 

    What position is the FULLBACK on the diagram?

    • A.

      A

    • B.

      B

    • C.

      C

    • D.

      D

    Correct Answer
    C. C
    Explanation
    The correct answer is C. In football, the fullback is a position typically found in the backfield of the offense. They are usually positioned behind the quarterback and are responsible for blocking, running with the ball, and occasionally catching passes. In the given diagram, position C is the one that is located behind the quarterback, indicating that it is the fullback position.

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  • 20. 

    Living an active lifestyle and eating the right foods make you a healthier person.  Which list of daily activities would help you to live a healthy lifestyle?

    • A.

      Jogging-5 minutes, GAME BOY-1 hour, computer-2 hours

    • B.

      Jogging-5 minutes, playing at the park- 20 minutes, basketball practice-60 minutes, GAME BOY-15 minutes

    • C.

      Jogging-20 minutes, watching TV-20 minutes, GAME BOY-45 minutes, computer-45 minutes

    • D.

      Jogging-15 minutes, playing outside- 5 minutes, basketball- 10 minutes, TV- 180 minutes

    Correct Answer
    B. Jogging-5 minutes, playing at the park- 20 minutes, basketball practice-60 minutes, GAME BOY-15 minutes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is jogging-5 minutes, playing at the park- 20 minutes, basketball practice-60 minutes, GAME BOY-15 minutes. This list includes physical activities such as jogging, playing at the park, and basketball practice, which promote a healthy lifestyle. Additionally, the inclusion of a limited amount of time for playing on the GAME BOY suggests a balance between physical activity and screen time.

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