Trivia - Netball

This Netball trivia quiz has 12 multiple-choice questions. Answers can be found at the end of the quiz. Enjoy and pass it on.
1. Netball was derived from which prominent sport?
a) Volleyball 
b) Boules 
c) Basketball 

2. Netball is played predominantly by which gender group?
a) Men 
b) Women 
c) Both

3. How many players are in a Netball team?
a) 5 b) 7 c) 9 

4. The ball in Netball is typically in which color?
a) Orange 
b) Black 
c) Purple 
d) White 

5. In Netball, goals or hoops can only be directly scored by which position player(s)?
a) Goal Attack 
b) Wing Attack 
c) Goal Shooter 
d) Centre 
e) Both A and C

6. Which country invented the game of Netball?
a) England 
b) Australia 
c) New Zealand 

7. How long (in minutes) is a typical Netball game?
a) 30 b) 60 c) 90 d) 120 

8. True or False. Wing Defence can enter the goal/shooting circle.

9. How many steps can a Netball player take while holding the ball?
a) 1 b) 1.5 c) 2 d) 2.5 e) No restriction

10. The most important Netball competition is ________.
a) World Netball Series 
b) The Nations Cup 
c) Netball World Championships 

11. Netball was first played during which time period?
a) 1880s b) 1890s c) 1900s d) 1910s e) 1920s

12. True or False. Australia is the most successful Netball country, having won a majority of the key competitions.

Answer key:
1)c  2)b  3)b  4)d  5)e  6)a  7)b  8)F  9)b 10)c 11)b 12)T

Master – 12 correct answers
Expert – 10 to 11 correct answers
Intermediate – 7 to 9 correct 
Beginner – 4 to 6 correct
Novice – Less than 4

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