# Shuffleboard Test

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• 1.

### In Shuffleboard you have six discs for each person.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
In shuffleboard, each person typically has four discs, not six. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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• 2.

### Players play four discs within their half of the playing area.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The statement is true because in most games, players are only allowed to play within their half of the playing area. This is to ensure fairness and prevent players from encroaching into their opponent's territory. By limiting the playing area to each player's half, it creates a balanced and competitive environment for both players.

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• 3.

### A player may step over the baseline of the court when shooting the disc.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
According to the statement, a player may step over the baseline of the court when shooting the disc. However, this statement is false. In most sports, including disc sports like ultimate frisbee, stepping over the baseline is considered out of bounds. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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• 4.

### You may score 10, 9, 8, or 7 points with one disc.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement suggests that it is possible to score either 10, 9, 8, or 7 points with one disc. However, the correct answer is false because the statement does not specify the conditions or rules for scoring points with a disc. Without any further information, it is not possible to determine if scoring those specific points with one disc is possible or not.

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• 5.

### The object of the game is to propel discs by means of a cue on to a scoring diagram at the opposite end of the court to score, to prevent the opponent from scoring, or both.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The statement accurately describes the objective of the game, which is to propel discs using a cue onto a scoring diagram at the opposite end of the court in order to score points. Additionally, the objective also includes preventing the opponent from scoring. Therefore, the answer "True" is correct.

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• 6.

### In doubles, partners shall play on the same color at both ends of the court.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
In doubles, partners playing on the same color at both ends of the court is a rule in badminton. This ensures fairness and equal opportunities for both teams during the game. By playing on the same color, it eliminates any potential advantage or disadvantage that may arise from playing on different sides of the court. This rule promotes balanced gameplay and allows players to strategize and coordinate with their partners effectively.

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• 7.

### The second game of shuffleboard in doubles is started with the black disc.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
In shuffleboard doubles, the second game starts with the black disc. This means that after the first game, where the red disc is typically used, the black disc is used to start the second game. This rotation of disc colors ensures fairness and equal opportunities for both teams in the game.

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• 8.

### In singles, black starts at the foot of the court.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
In singles tennis, black starts at the foot of the court. This means that the player who is serving starts from the baseline at the back of the court, which is traditionally marked with a black line. This is different from doubles tennis, where the serving player starts from the side of the court.

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• 9.

### The third game in doubles is started with a red disc.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
In doubles game, the third game is started with a red disc.

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• 10.

### The game of shuffleboard is played by either two persons against each other called singles, or by four persons (2 against 2) called ___________________.

doubles
Explanation
The game of shuffleboard can be played in two different formats. When two persons play against each other, it is called singles. On the other hand, when four persons play, with two persons on each team, it is called doubles. In doubles, the two teams compete against each other, with each player taking turns to slide their discs down the shuffleboard court and score points. This format allows for teamwork and strategy, as the players work together to outscore their opponents.

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• 11.

### The two basic pieces of equipment used are the discs and the _______________.

cue
Explanation
The question is asking for the missing piece of equipment that is used alongside discs. The correct answer is "cue." A cue is a long stick used in various games, such as billiards, to strike the discs and control their movements.

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• 12.

### The basic colors of the discs are black and _____________.

red
Explanation
The basic colors of the discs are black and red. This implies that black is already mentioned as one of the basic colors, and the missing color is red.

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• 13.

### To start a game, the ____________ disc is shot first.

red
Explanation
In many games, such as pool or snooker, the red disc is typically shot first to begin the game. This is a common rule or convention in these games, where players take turns and aim to pot or pocket the colored discs in a specific order. Therefore, the correct answer is red.

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• 14.

### Area A on the scoring diagram is worth how many points?

• A.

10

• B.

8

• C.

7

• D.

-10

A. 10
Explanation
Area A on the scoring diagram is worth 10 points.

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• 15.

### Area D on the scoring diagram is worth how many points?

• A.

10

• B.

8

• C.

7

• D.

-10

D. -10
Explanation
The scoring diagram assigns different point values to different areas. Since Area D is worth -10 points, the correct answer is -10.

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• 16.

### Area B on the scoring diagram is worth how many points?

• A.

10

• B.

8

• C.

7

• D.

-10

B. 8
Explanation
Area B on the scoring diagram is worth 8 points because it is the only option provided that matches the given answer.

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• 17.

### Area C on the scoring diagram is worth how many points?

• A.

10

• B.

8

• C.

7

• D.

-10

C. 7
Explanation
Area C on the scoring diagram is worth 7 points.

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• 18.

### The score of game #1 is....

• A.

Red 7 Black 0

• B.

Red 32 Black 7

• C.

Red 0 Black 7

• D.

Red 0 Black 0

C. Red 0 Black 7
Explanation
In game #1, the score is Red 0 Black 7. This means that Red did not score any points while Black scored 7 points.

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• 19.

### The score of game #2 is....

• A.

Red 15 Black 15

• B.

Red 15 Black 25

• C.

Red 0 Black 0

• D.

Red 17 Black 18

A. Red 15 Black 15
Explanation
The given answer "Red 15 Black 15" is correct because it matches the score of game #2 as stated in the options. The other options have different scores and do not match with the given scores.

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