Softball (Introduction) Quiz (Index 31-40)

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Softball (Introduction) Quiz (Index 31-40)

A simple quiz to check your understanding of the basics of softball. (Consider your answers carefully before you click "Submit" as you will not be able to return to the previous questions to change the answers. )


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1.       Softball was created in 1887, by George Hancock in _____________.
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      Texas

    • C. 

      Kentucky

    • D. 

      Chicago

    • E. 

      Los Angeles

  • 2. 
    1.       Which year was Softball recognised in Olympics?
    • A. 

      1995

    • B. 

      1985

    • C. 

      1996

    • D. 

      1986

    • E. 

      2006

  • 3. 
         The objective of Softball is to score more ____________ than the opposing team.
  • 4. 
    1.       In a Softball game, 7 innings are played. In each inning, ...
    • A. 

      ...each team has an opportunity to bat.

    • B. 

      ...only one team has an opportunity to bat.

  • 5. 
    The area where 'P', '1B', '2B', '3B', 'SS' and 'C' stand is known as the _____________.
  • 6. 
    1.       A RUN is scored when the batter or base runner...
    • A. 

      ...runs past all 4 bases in sequence of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and home.

    • B. 

      ...touches all 4 bases in sequence of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and home.

    • C. 

      ...touches all 4 bases in any sequence of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and home.

    • D. 

      ...runs past all 4 bases in any sequence of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and home.

  • 7. 
    1.       To score a run, the batter must hit the ball into play and then run to circle the bases, ________________.      
    • A. 

      Counter clockwise.

    • B. 

      Clockwise.

  • 8. 
    1.       A batter will be strikeout if the pitcher pitches _____________ strikes.
  • 9. 
    1.       A _________ occurs when the pitcher throws 4 balls.
  • 10. 
    1.       If the batter hits a pitch, the defence has many ways to get the batter out. From the list below, select all applicable ways.
    • A. 

      Fly-out

    • B. 

      Tag-out

    • C. 

      Bail-out

    • D. 

      Force-out

    • E. 

      Pitch-out

  • 11. 
    1.       Once the defence creates ________ outs, it switches to be on offense.
  • 12. 
    1.       If the offense team is known as the batting team, then the defense team would be known as ______________ team.
    • A. 

      Infielding

    • B. 

      Outfielding

    • C. 

      Fielding

    • D. 

      Throwing

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