2associated with basketball? Question # 1What is themost important skillassociated with basketball?
3is the most important skill associated with basketball. Answer to Question # 1DRIBBLINGis the most important skill associated with basketball.
4Question # 2Whyis dribbling themost important skillin basketball?
5If you can’t dribble than you can’t get where Answer to Question # 2Dribblingis the most important skill associated with basketball because you can not move with the ball unless you are dribbling.If you can’t dribble than you can’t get whereyou want to go!
6Question # 3 What are you doing if you are to be considered a good and proficient dribbler?
7Answer to Question # 3If you are a good & proficient dribbler you are:leaning forward,keeping knees bent,keeping hand cupped,contacting the ball with fingerpadsand pushing it toward the floor,keeping the ball close to body,looking beyond the ball.
16Answer to Question # 7A free throw is awarded to the team who has experienced a foul on them.What happens?The fouled player stands on the foul lineand takes two free shots without a defender in their way.It is just them and the basket.Each foul shot is worth one point each.
17proper technique/form Question # 8What is theproper technique/formin taking aset shotorfree throw?
18Feet shoulder width apart, Answer to Question # 8Stance:Feet shoulder width apart,knees slightly bent,body square to basket.
19Set Shot Continued... Hand Position: Shooting hand under and behind ball supporting it on the fingerpads;Slight space between the ball and the palm of the hand;
20Set Shot Hand Positioning Cont’d... Place non-shooting hand under and to the side of the ball for balance and control;Shooting arm in straight line with basket and wrist cocked back;Keep your back straight and elbows in.
21Set Shot Continued... Head Position: Keep your head up and eyes on the ring;During the shot your eyes should follow your shot to the ring.
223. Stand still after shot is taken Set Shot Continued...Execution:1. Look at the leading edge of the basket and bring ball up just above forehead;2. Release the ball with a straightening of the knees, a push with the arm, a flick of the wrist, and a follow through in which the arm reaches for the ceiling to impart a high arc and a slight backspin to the ball;3. Stand still after shot is taken
23the last part of the hand Question # 9What should bethe last part of the handto touch the ballas you are taking aset shot or free throw?
24should be the last part of the hand to touch the ball Answer to Question # 9The fingertipsshould be the last part of the hand to touch the ballbefore taking aset shot or free throw.
26A lay-up shot is done on the dribble. Answer to Question # 10A lay-up shotis an offensive drive to the basket in an effort to ultimately shoot and score a basket.A lay-up shot is done on the dribble.
27Question # 11What handshould you dribble the ball with in doing a lay-up shoton the RIGHT SIDE of the basket?
28Answer to Question # 11 If dribbling in on a lay-up shot on the right side of the basketyou should dribblewith yourRIGHT HAND.
29Question # 12 If dribbling in on a lay-up on the left side of the basket,what thigh should be raisedjust before shooting for a basket?
30Answer to Question # 12 If dribbling in on the left side of the basket you should raise yourLEFT THIGH just before shooting for a basket.
31Question # 13What are the cuesin takinga lay-up shot?
32Answer to Question # 13 dribble, step, step-hop, shoot. The cues for takinga lay-up shot are:dribble,step, step-hop, shoot.
33what is your starting point? Question # 14When executing achest passOR a bounce passwhat is your starting point?
34Answer to Question # 14 Your starting point in executing a chest pass or a bounce passis yourchest.
35Question # 15What is your targetin doinga chest pass?
36Your target in doing a chest pass is your Answer to Question # 15Your target in doing a chest pass is yourteammate’s chest.
37What is your target in doing a bounce pass Question # 16What is your target in doing a bounce passto your teammate?
38aim for your teammate’s Answer to Question # 16When doing abounce passaim for your teammate’swaist or bellybutton.
39Question # 17 When doing a bounce pass at what point should the ball hit the floor inorder to reachyour teammate’s waist?
40The ball should hit the floor Answer to Question # 17The ball should hit the floortwo-thirds of the wayto your partnerin order for itto reach their waist.
41and what part of your hand should be holding the ball? Question # 18When doing achest pass or a bounce pass, where should your hands be placed on the balland what part of your hand should be holding the ball?
42should be held on both sides Answer to Question # 18In passing,the ballshould be held on both sideswith your fingertips.
43Question # 19 In what basketball game scenario should you use the bounce pass to your advantage?
44You should use the bounce pass when your defender has you trapped. Answer to Question # 19You should use the bounce pass when your defender has you trapped.You are trying to get a shot off and your defender has their hands in the air blocking the shot.Bounce pass the ball under their arms to a teammate to get out of this pressure situation.
45if regulation time expires Question # 20What is to occurif regulation time expiresand the game is tied?
46Answer to Question # 20 If regulation time runs out and the score is tiedthe game will go into overtime until a winner is found.
48It continues to run after each successful basket (field goal). Answer to Question # 21The clock STOPS after each time the whistle is blown by the official, indicating a dead ball.It continues to run after each successful basket (field goal).
49What are some of the violations that occur during the game? Question # 22What are some of the violations that occur during the game?
50Answer to Question # 22Some of the violations that occur during the game are:out-of-bounds,double dribbling,carrying, and kicking the ball.
51What is a field goal in basketball? Question # 23What is a field goal in basketball?
52Answer to Question # 23 A field goal is made when a live ball enters the basket from above.i.e. when you make a basket.It is worth two points unless scored from behind the 3 point line.
54Answer to Question # 24 A basketball game begins with a jumpball or a tip-off.This is when the referee tosses the ball up in the air and the tallest player from each team jumps up and tries totip the ball to their own teammates.
55Question # 25What does the termreboundmean in basketball?
56Answer to Question # 25 The term rebound means: gaining possession of the ball after an unsuccessful shooting attempt.
57Question # 26How many playersare on the courtat one timeper team?
58Answer to Question # 26 There are five players on the court at one timeper team.
59in terms of the technique Question # 27What does the acronym“BEEF” stand forin terms of the techniquefor taking a set shot.
60Answer to Question # 27 “B” = Balance “E” = Elbow in “E” = Eyes on target“F” = Follow through
61A set shot and lay-up shot Question # 28A set shot and lay-up shotis worthhow many points?
62The set shot and lay-up shot Answer to Question # 28The set shot and lay-up shotis worth2 points.
63Question # 29What is the term used when a player takes steps with the ball without dribbling the ball?
64Answer to Question # 29 When moving with the ball in hand a “traveling” penaltywill be called.
65types of defense associated Question # 30What are thetypes of defense associatedwith basketball?
66The two types of defense Answer to Question # 30The two types of defensein basketball areman-to-man & zone.
67“play man-to-man defense” mean? Question # 31What does the phrase“play man-to-man defense” mean?
68Answer to Question # 31 The phrase “play man-to-man defense” means to cover and be responsible for marking a specific player on your opponent’s team.
69Question # 32What does the term“zone defense”mean?
70Answer to Question # 32Playing a zone defense means that you are responsible for covering a specific area on the court. Any player that comes into that area at any given time you are responsible for.
71An offensive player can not remain in the key for more than Question # 33An offensive player can not remain in the key for more thanseconds.