WFTDA Official Rules Test (12-29-2010)

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WFTDA Official Rules Test (12-29-2010)

Written part of the minimum skill test for WFTDA Skaters


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Team A’s Jammer is not on the track prior to the jam starting whistle. Team A is allowed to send their Jammer from their bench onto the track to play in the in-progress jam.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Skaters may legally re-enter the track in front of the opponent who forced them out-of-bounds, if that opponent went out-of-bounds herself at any point after the initiating block.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A downed skater who slides out-of-bounds and then back in-bounds while still down may be penalized for cutting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which part of the body is considered an illegal blocking zone?
    • A. 

      Chest

    • B. 

      Upper arm

    • C. 

      Hip

    • D. 

      Above the shoulder

  • 5. 
    How many timeouts does each team have per game?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      None

  • 6. 
    Which of the following must a skater do when re-entering the track from the penalty box?
    • A. 

      Re-enter at the front of the pack

    • B. 

      Skate onto the track immediately, regardless of where the pack is

    • C. 

      Re-enter at the back of the pack

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Which of the following are illegal procedure penalties?
    • A. 

      False start

    • B. 

      Too many skaters on the track

    • C. 

      Improper uniform

    • D. 

      Removing required safety equipment

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    When initiating a block, a skater must be in-bounds, but she may pick up momentum from out-of-bounds prior to returning to the track.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A Jammer must legally pass an on-the-track opponent to score points on players not on the track (NOTT).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A skater who is Lead Jammer can call off the jam as she is being removed from play due to a penalty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What is the maximum number of skaters from one team that can be seated in the penalty box at one time?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Five

    • D. 

      Two

  • 12. 
    What happens when a Jammer who has not been declared Lead Jammer successfully calls off the jam?
    • A. 

      She receives a minor penalty

    • B. 

      She receives a major penalty

    • C. 

      The team captain receives a minor penalty

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 13. 
    What is the referee whistle signal for a major penalty?
    • A. 

      No whistle signal

    • B. 

      Two rapid whistle blasts

    • C. 

      One long whistle blast

    • D. 

      Two long whistle blasts

  • 14. 
    At most, how many seconds can elapse after a timeout before the next jam begins?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      30

    • D. 

      60

  • 15. 
    A Jammer must stay in-bounds to remain Lead Jammer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Helmet Covers may be retrieved while skating in which direction?
    • A. 

      Clockwise

    • B. 

      Counter clockwise

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 17. 
    What kind of penalty would be issued in the following scenario:Downed skater re-entering the track causes an opposing skater to stumble but not fall or lose relative position.
    • A. 

      No Impact/No Penalty

    • B. 

      Minor

    • C. 

      Major

    • D. 

      Ejection

  • 18. 
    It is a major penalty to touch an opponent with forearms or hands for three or more seconds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    If a skater is illegally blocked outside of the engagement zone she may legally counter-block.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    All referees must give you a warning before issuing which types of penalties:
    • A. 

      Failure to reform the pack

    • B. 

      Multi-Player Blocks

    • C. 

      Use of Hands

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    What kind of penalty would be issued in the following scenario:An in-bounds, upright, and skating skater re-enters the track from out-of-bounds in front of multiple in-bounds skaters during a no pack scenario, resulting in her having bettered her position.
    • A. 

      Minor Cutting the Track

    • B. 

      Major Cutting the Track

    • C. 

      No Impact/No Penalty

    • D. 

      Thumbs Up

  • 22. 
    Blockers that advance or chase the Jammer out of the Engagement Zone are considered part of and belonging to point totals of the previous (just completed) scoring pass.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Which referees are allowed to expel a skater?
    • A. 

      Any of the referee staff

    • B. 

      Only the Jammer Referees

    • C. 

      Only the Head Referee

    • D. 

      The Jammer Referees and the Head Referee

  • 24. 
    If a referee is not sure whether an action warrants a major or expulsion, it must be called as:
    • A. 

      No impact/No Penalty

    • B. 

      Minor

    • C. 

      Major

    • D. 

      Expulsion

  • 25. 
    Which of the following safety gear may be removed when seated in the penalty box?
    • A. 

      Helmet

    • B. 

      Mouth guard

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      None of the above