Rugby Quiz-foundation-november 2018

35 Questions | Total Attempts: 33

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Rugby Quiz-foundation-november 2018

Questions on basic rugby knowledge.


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 one the field in sevens rugby?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      0

  • 8. 
    How many flanks are there on the field in fifteens rugby?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      7

  • 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