Rugby Quiz: General Rules!

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Hey player! Wassup mate? So, here you are taking this quiz instead of playing the game itself. Haha, just kidding. Well, for being better in the game you must know all the rules so you can not get beaten up! This quiz consists of some questions on the basic rules of Rugby! You can take as much as time you want and try to score all right. Results will be shown at the end of the quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many types of rugby are there? What are/is they/it called?
    • A. 

      Two types; sevens rugby, fifteens rugby

    • B. 

      One type; fifteens rugby

    • C. 

      Three types; sevens a side rugby, ten a side rugby and fifteens a side rugby

    • D. 

      One type; rucking rugby

  • 2. 
    How many people are in a scrum in sevens rugby?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      3

  • 3. 
    How many people are in a fifteens scrum?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      7

  • 4. 
    How many points do you get from an uncontested try?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      2

  • 5. 
    How many backs are there in fifteens rugby? 
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      6

  • 6. 
    Are there conversions in rugby?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Sometimes

  • 7. 
    How many flanks are there on the field in fifteens rugby?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      7

  • 8. 
    How many flanks are there one the field in sevens rugby?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      0

  • 9. 
    What is the name of middle man in the front row of a scrum?
    • A. 

      Hooker

    • B. 

      Middle man

    • C. 

      Fly half

    • D. 

      Scrum half

  • 10. 
    Who are supposed to get the first tackle after a scrum?
    • A. 

      The scrum half

    • B. 

      The flanks

    • C. 

      The fly-half

    • D. 

      The eightman

  • 11. 
    LAW 1Dimensions. The field of play does not exceed 120 metres in length. Each in-goal does notexceed 22 metres in length. The playing area does not exceed 70 metres in width.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    LAW 1 The distance from the goal line to the dead ball line will preferably be not less than 10metres.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    LAW 1The distance between the two goal posts is 5.6 metres.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    LAW 1 When padding is attached to the goal posts the distance from the goal line to the externaledge of the padding must not exceed 500mm.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    LAW 1 There are 10 flag posts with flags, each with a minimum height of 1.2 metres above theground.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    LAW 4 A player may wear supports made of elasticated or compressible materials which must bewashable
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    LAW 4 A player may wear shoulder pads which must bear the World Rugby Approval Mark(Regulation 12).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    LAW 4A player may wear thin tape or other similar material as support and/or to prevent injury.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    LAW 4 A player must not wear communication devices within that player’s clothing or attached tothe body.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    LAW 5 The referee has the power to end the match at any time, if the referee believes that playshould not continue because it would be dangerous.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    LAW 8Advantage can be either territorial or tactical.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    LAW 8 Referee contact. Advantage will be applied when the ball, or a player carrying it,touches the referee.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    LAW 10 Charging or pushing. When a player and an opponent are running for the ball, eitherplayer must not charge or push the other except shoulder-to-shoulder.Sanction: Free kick
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    LAW 10 Punching or striking. A player must not strike an opponent with the fist or arm, includingthe elbow, shoulder, head or knee(s).Sanction: Penalty kick
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    LAW 10A player must not tackle (or try to tackle) an opponent above the line of the shoulders evenif the tackle starts below the line of the shoulders. A tackle around the opponent’s neck orhead is dangerous play.Sanction: Free kick
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False