Team Sports Quiz

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Welcome to our Team Sports Quiz – where the thrill of the game meets the excitement of trivia!

Get ready to test your knowledge and passion for team sports in our interactive quiz. Whether you’re a die-hard fan or a casual enthusiast, this quiz is designed to challenge and entertain you.

From iconic moments to legendary players, our quiz covers it all. So, gather your team, or go solo, and get ready to score big with our Team Sports Quiz!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to showcase your sports expertise. Join us now and let the games begin!

Disclaimer: The hard questions in the Team Sports Quiz are challenging. To finish the game and reaching the master level typically requires a significant amount of grit, determination and perseverance. I you want to learn more about team sports check out our article about Team Sports as a passion.

Question 1:

Which sport involves hitting a small, hard ball with a long-handled racket?

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This sport is commonly played on a court with a net in the middle.
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Tennis - Tennis is a racquet sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles).

Question 2:

In which sport do players score points by throwing a ball through a hoop?

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This sport is played with a round ball and a hoop.
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Basketball - Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court, compete with the primary objective of shooting a basketball through the defender's hoop while preventing the opposing team from shooting through their own hoop.

Question 3:

Which sport is played with a round ball that can be kicked and headed?

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This sport is known as soccer in some countries.
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Football - Football is a team sport played with a round ball between two teams of eleven players. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries and dependencies, making it the world's most popular sport.

Question 4:

Which sport involves hitting a small, hard ball into a series of holes on a course using the fewest possible strokes?

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This sport is often played on large, grassy courses.
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Golf - Golf is a club-and-ball sport in which players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course in as few strokes as possible.

Question 5:

In which sport are players allowed to use their hands to hit the ball over a net?

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This sport involves a net and a ball that is hit back and forth.
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Volleyball - Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized rules.

Question 6:

In which sport can a player score a 'hat-trick'?

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This sport is played on ice with sticks and a puck.
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Hockey - A 'hat-trick' in hockey refers to a player scoring three goals in a single game, a notable achievement in the sport.

Question 7:

Which team sport uses a 'try' as a method of scoring points?

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This sport involves tackling and scrums.
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Rugby - In rugby, a 'try' is worth five points and is scored by grounding the ball in the opponent's in-goal area.

Question 8:

Which team sport features a position called 'quarterback'?

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This sport involves throwing and catching an oval-shaped ball.
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American Football - The 'quarterback' in American football is a pivotal position responsible for leading the team's offensive plays.

Question 9:

Which team sport is played with a shuttlecock and a racket?

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This sport is often played in a court with a net in the middle.
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Badminton - Badminton is a racket sport played with a shuttlecock, where players use rackets to hit the shuttlecock over the net.

Question 10:

Which team sport is known for its 'free throw' and 'slam dunk' techniques?

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This sport is played with a ball on a court with hoops at each end.
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Basketball - In basketball, the 'free throw' and 'slam dunk' are fundamental techniques used for scoring points during the game.

Question 11:

In which team sport is a 'drop goal' a method of scoring points?

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This sport is known for its scrums and lineouts.
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Rugby - A drop goal in rugby is worth three points and can be scored during open play by drop-kicking the ball over the crossbar and between the uprights of the goal.

Question 12:

Which team sport features a position called 'libero'?

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This sport involves spiking and blocking at the net.
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Volleyball - The libero in volleyball is responsible for digging, passing, and playing in the back row, and has restrictions on attacking and blocking.

Question 13:

Which team sport uses a 'maul' as a method of advancing the ball?

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This sport uses scrums, rucks, and lineouts.
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Rugby - In rugby, a maul is a way for a team to retain possession and advance the ball up the field by binding players together and moving forward as a unit.

Question 14:

Which team sport includes a position known as 'setter'?

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This sport involves serving, bumping, and spiking.
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Volleyball - The setter in volleyball plays a crucial role in setting up the team's attacking plays by delivering accurate sets to the hitters.

Question 15:

Which team sport is known for the 'sin bin' as a penalty area?

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This sport involves scrums, lineouts, and conversions.
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Rugby - Players sent to the 'sin bin' in rugby serve a temporary suspension, usually lasting 10 minutes, before being allowed back onto the field of play.

Question 16:

How many players are on the court for each team during a basketball game?

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The number of players on the court is an odd number.
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5 - A standard basketball team consists of 5 players on the court at a time, including positions such as point guard, shooting guard, small forward, power forward, and center.

Question 17:

How many players are on the ice for each team in a standard ice hockey game?

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The number of players on the ice is the same as the number of strings on a standard guitar.
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6 - A standard ice hockey team consists of 6 players on the ice at a time: 3 forwards, 2 defensemen, and 1 goaltender.