# Tier 1 Roller Derby Knowledge Test

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Use the quiz below to practice your basic understanding of derby rules and procedures.

• 1.

### What is the maximum number of skaters per team (as league)?

• A.

13

• B.

20

• C.

18

• D.

25

B. 20
Explanation
The maximum number of skaters per team in the league is 20. This means that each team can have a maximum of 20 players on the ice at any given time. This limit is set to ensure fair competition and to prevent teams from having an unfair advantage over their opponents by having too many players on the ice.

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• 2.

### What is the maximum number of skaters on the roster for one single game?

• A.

12

• B.

13

• C.

14

• D.

15

C. 14
Explanation
The maximum number of skaters on the roster for one single game is 14. This means that a team can have a maximum of 14 players on the ice at any given time during a game. Having more than 14 skaters on the roster would exceed the maximum allowed and result in penalties or disqualification.

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• 3.

### A bout is composed of how many minutes of play?

• A.

40 minutes

• B.

50 minutes

• C.

60 minutes

• D.

30 minutes

C. 60 minutes
Explanation
A bout is composed of 60 minutes of play.

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• 4.

### What is the maximum length of a jam?

• A.

1 minutes

• B.

1:30 minutes

• C.

2 minutes

• D.

Until the Jammer calls it off

C. 2 minutes
Explanation
The maximum length of a jam is 2 minutes. This means that a jam cannot exceed this time limit. It is important for jams, especially in sports like roller derby or basketball, to have a time limit in order to maintain fairness and keep the game moving. If a jam were to go on indefinitely, it could lead to fatigue or other complications for the players. Therefore, setting a maximum time limit ensures that the game remains controlled and within a reasonable duration.

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• 5.

### What are the names of each position?

• A.

B2, b3, b4 jammer

• B.

B1, pivot, jammer, pivot

• C.

B1, b2 jammer

• D.

B1, b2, b3 jammer, pivot

D. B1, b2, b3 jammer, pivot
Explanation
The correct answer is b1, b2, b3 jammer, pivot. This answer includes all four positions mentioned in the question, which are b1, b2, b3 (jammers), and pivot.

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• 6.

### How many players are on the track at a time for each jam?

• A.

8

• B.

5

• C.

10

• D.

12

C. 10
Explanation
In roller derby, each jam consists of 10 players on the track at a time. This includes 5 players from each team, with one designated as the jammer and four as blockers. The jammer's objective is to score points by lapping members of the opposing team, while the blockers aim to prevent the opposing jammer from scoring. Having 10 players on the track ensures an exciting and competitive game with strategic gameplay and intense action.

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• 7.

• A.

• B.

TDWFA

• C.

WTDFA

• D.

WFTDA

D. WFTDA
• 8.

### How fast do you need to get up from a fall?

• A.

5 seconds

• B.

4-5 seconds

• C.

3 seconds

• D.

2-3 seconds

D. 2-3 seconds
Explanation
When someone falls, it is important to get up quickly to prevent further injury or to avoid potential dangers. Taking longer than 3 seconds can increase the risk of being in a vulnerable position and potentially getting hurt. Getting up within 2-3 seconds allows for a swift recovery and minimizes the chances of any additional harm.

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• 9.

### What are the minimum equipment requirements?

• A.

Helmet, wrist guard, knee pad

• B.

Helmet, mouth guard, wrist guards, elbow pads and knee pads

• C.

Helmet, mouth guard, knee pads

• D.

B. Helmet, mouth guard, wrist guards, elbow pads and knee pads
Explanation
The minimum equipment requirements for this activity include a helmet, mouth guard, wrist guards, elbow pads, and knee pads. These protective gear items are necessary to ensure the safety of the individual participating in the activity. The helmet protects the head from potential injuries, while the mouth guard helps to protect the teeth and jaw. Wrist guards, elbow pads, and knee pads provide additional protection for the joints and vulnerable areas of the body, reducing the risk of fractures or other injuries.

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• 10.

### When was RockTown Roller founded?

• A.

Feb. 2008

• B.

Jan. 2008

• C.

March 2009

• D.

April 2009

A. Feb. 2008
Explanation
RockTown Roller was founded in February 2008.

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