Student response packet: Basketball
Terms in this set (11)
what are some of the physical benefits of playing basketball?
A tremendous amount of mental and physical endurance and skills required from each player.
True or False: Most people watch basketball than any other sport in the U.S.
What is the object in any game of basketball?
Players try to prevent their opponent from scoring while each team is defending.
What comprises a team in basketball? How many players ?
One center, two guards, and two forwards .5 players
How does any game of basketball begin?
What is field goal?
When the ball is put into the basket and two points are awarded to the team that scores.
Name three types of shots.
One- hand shot, Jump shot, & Tip-in.
Name three types of passes.
Two-handed chest pass, Two-handed over hand pass, & Bounce pass
Two defense techniques?
The zone & the player -to -player systems.
What is the difference between a fast-break and sow-break style?
Fast break offers fast movement from one part of the court to another. Slow break is a more deliberate play. This technique calls for a more thoughtful action.
Height in feet of the basket above the floor?