WFTDA Rules Section 1 & 2 (updated For 2013 Rule Set)

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WFTDA Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What is the referee whistle signal for a major penalty?    
    • A. 

      No whistle signal

    • B. 

      One long whistle blast

    • C. 

      Two rapid whistle blasts

    • D. 

      Two long whistle blasts

  • 2. 
    The period ends when the period clock reaches zero.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    During overtime play, a team has 90 seconds between jams.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The penalty clock continues to run between jams.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    When does a period begin?                
    • A. 

      When the designated official blows the second jam whistle to start the jammers

    • B. 

      When all players have reached their positions on the track

    • C. 

      When the designated official blows a single short jam whistle

    • D. 

      30 seconds before the designated official blows the first jam whistle

  • 6. 
    If a skater is not on the roster for one game of  a tournament, the skater may re-enter the tournament in a subsequent game.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What happens when a jam starts and players are not in position?
    • A. 

      The jam will not start while skaters are out of position

    • B. 

      The jam will start without the missing skater(s) and the team will skate short for that jam

    • C. 

      Minor penalties are issued to all missing and out of formation skater(s)

    • D. 

      Major penalties are issued to all missing and out of formation skater(s)

  • 8. 
    Overtime is an extension of the final period, not a new period.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What is the maximum number of people at a team's bench?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      No limit

  • 10. 
    When does a jam end?
    • A. 

      When the lead jammer calls off the jam or when the jam clock reaches zero

    • B. 

      On the 4th whistle of the jam ending signal

    • C. 

      On the 1st whistle of the jam ending signal

    • D. 

      When the jam clock reaches zero

  • 11. 
    What is the referee whistle signal for lead jammer?
    • A. 

      One long whistle blast

    • B. 

      Two rapid whistle blasts

    • C. 

      No whistle signal

    • D. 

      Two long whistle blasts

  • 12. 
    What is the maximum number of skaters on a roster?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      22

  • 13. 
    When does the period clock resume after a timeout?
    • A. 

      The period clock does not stop during a timeout

    • B. 

      At the end of the timeout and, at a maximum, 30 seconds before the next jam

    • C. 

      When the next jam starts

    • D. 

      At the end of a timeout

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      On the helmet or in the hand of a player on the track

    • B. 

      On the track

    • C. 

      On the helmet of a player on the track

    • D. 

      In the hand of a player on the track

  • 15. 
    How many timeouts does each team have per game?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 16. 
    How long does a team have to get into position on the track between jams?
    • A. 

      1 minute

    • B. 

      30 seconds

    • C. 

      15 seconds

    • D. 

      5 seconds

  • 17. 
    Where are acceptable locations for team chairs/benches?
    • A. 

      On the sidelines in designated team areas

    • B. 

      In the infield

    • C. 

      On the sidelines

    • D. 

      On the infield or on the sidelines

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The track and the boundary marker line are considered in bounds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    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

  • 21. 
    If the jammer is not on the track when the jam-starting whistle is blown, s/he is eligible for a penalty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    ________________ is the jam-starting whistle.
    • A. 

      One long

    • B. 

      One short

    • C. 

      Two rapid

    • D. 

      Four rapid

  • 23. 
    If a safety hazard on the track has forced a referee to whistle a jam dead after the time on the period clock has run out, but not before the jam clock has run out, the Head Referee may call for an additional jam.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    At most, how many seconds can elapse after a timeout before the next jam begins?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      30

    • D. 

      60

  • 25. 
    What is the referee whistle signal for a penalty?
    • A. 

      No whistle signal

    • B. 

      Two rapid whistle blasts

    • C. 

      One long whistle blast

    • D. 

      Two long whistle blasts