Gym - Basketball
Terms in this set (31)
What are some of the physical benefits of playing basketball?
endurance, agility, cardiovascular benefits from running
True or False: More people watch basketball than any other sport in the United States.
What is the object in any game of basketball?
put the ball in the hoop and score more points than the other team while trying to prevent the other team from scoring
What compromises a team in basketball? How many players and what positions?
1 Point Guard
2 Shooting Guard
3 Small Forward
4 Power Forward
How does any game of basketball begin?
with a jump ball
What is a field goal?
making a basket worth two or three points
ball put into basket during active game
Name three types of shots
Name three types of passes
Name two defense techniques
player to player defense
What is the difference between a fast-break and a slow-break offensive style?
fast break: quick passes from rebounder to the guards
slow break: gives offense time to go over planned plays and set up plays
Who is usually one of the tallest players?
You are on _______ when the other team has the ball
Who are the two shorter players?
Who controls the game, calls the fouls, and determines who gets the ball?
Who are the two players who are good at rebounding?
Type of shot where the ball is thrown over one shoulder
When one grabs the ball after a missed shot
a defensive technique that uses each player to guard a specific area
A _______ goal is when a player shoots the ball into the basket for two or three points
a ______ throw is worth one point if it goes in the basket
one of the two types of fouls
What type of foul can be called on a player for bad conduct?
How many seconds to shoot
How many seconds to get across half court
How many points is a free throw worth?
How many points is a three point shot worth?
How many points is a field goal worth?
infraction of the rules
Personal contact between players
Unrelated to physical contact
refers to unsportsmanlike conduct