2021 Level 1 Umpire Theory Test

Please answer all the questions as best you can – remember that this is an open book test so you can have refer to the rules book if you get stuck. You will get the most benefit if you read the rules book before taking the test (and continue reading it even after passing). 

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The ball accidently bounces off a red player’s body and rolls towards a red team mateWhat best describes this? Select one.
The ball is put through the goal having come off a defender’s stick or body.
Red GK saves the shot but takes more than 10 seconds to clear it out of the goal circleWhat best describes this? Select one.
Before the next draw, the umpire determines that the shooter/scorer has an illegal stickThis will apply in Scotland as we do not do the stick check after every goal.
Red centre’s stick / body moves after the umpire has said “Ready” and before the whistle is blownWhat best describes this? Select one.
Blue defender takes up a legal defensive position as red attack approaches. Red does not dodge and collides with blue.What best describes this? Select one.
Which of the following would be called a Minor Foul?Select all that apply
Blue checks red on the headWhat best describes this? Select one.
A ball went out of bounds off a red player's stick. Blue is awarded the boundary ball.
A blue player, holds the crosse with one hand and guards the crosse with the other armWhat best describes this? Select one.
How long does a Time Out last?Add description here!
Blue attack runs into a legally set red double team, blue’s own stick hits herself on the head, loses the ball. Red picks it up and heads up the pitch.What best describes this? Select one.
Red player's stick falls to the ground. Without picking it up, she then uses her body to get in the way of an opponent, so a red team mate can get the ballWhat best describes this? Select one.
Blue player is not wearing a mouth guardWhat best describes this? Select one.
Numbers must be shown on front and back of shirts / bibs. What is the minimum size of the number on the back?
A shot went directly out of bounds after hitting the goalkeeper's body. To resume play, which of the followings is correct?
Who can request a Time Out?
Blue accidently trips redWhat best describes this? Select one.
Red player stops the ball with her foot to stop it rolling out over the side lineWhat best describes this? Select one.
Blue attack is driving round the circle edge from behind the goal. Red GK reaches out and checks the player on the body when she reaches the goal line extended. The GK's feet are still in the circleWhat best describes this? Select one.
When is a goal scored?Tick all that apply
Blue defender takes up a legal defensive position as red attack approaches. Red dodges but at last minute the blue player moves into red’s path, giving red no chance to avoid a collisionWhat best describes this? Select one.
If a red player is awarded a free position in midfield and the ball ends up outside the playing distance of the foul ...
Numbers must be shown on front and back of shirts / bibs. What is the minimum size of the number on the front?
When can a Time Out can be requested ?Select all that apply
While trying to check, the red player briefly holds the crosse of the blue player who has the ballWhat best describes this? Select one.
Blue has feet level with red and makes a check away from the bodyWhat best describes this? Select one.
If the player who has been awarded the free position chooses to self-start, the defensive players may play her immediately following her self-start.
Time is stopped to allow substitution to take place
What is the maximum number of players that can be substituted at any one time?
A red player enters the centre circle before the whistle is blown for the draw, and beats her opponent to the ballWhat best describes this? Select one.
Red GK intentionally saves the ball with her body when she is outside her goal circleWhat best describes this? Select one.
If the goalkeeper gains possession of the ball outside the goal circle, she may return the ball to the goal circle for one 10 second count.
If a defense commits a major foul in the 11m area and the GK is out of her goal circle, the GK must return to the goal circle
If a GK commits a minor or a major foul when she is wholly outside the goal circle, then the GK is penalised as a field player and does not get to return to her circle
Blue defender is chasing a red ball carrier. The red player’s stick is hanging out and the blue player lunges for the stick before falling over. On the way down she checks the stick from behind and the ball falls to the ground.What best describes this? Select one.
What happens if the red player who is awarded the free position attempts to self-start from a position further than a playing distance from the spot of the foul?
Blue GK goes to drag the ball into her circle. Both her feet are in the circle and there is no-one competing for the ground ballWhat best describes this? Select one.
Which of the following descriptions about substitution is correct?
A player can immediately substitute for a player who has been given a yellow card
Red GK runs out of goal to get a loose ball. She rolls it into the goal circle, steps into the goal circle and clears the ball to a red team mateWhat best describes this? Select one.
The red team is attacking and a blue player goes offside. What happens next?
A restraining line violation is a major foul.
The attack runs straight to goal and, when very near the goal circle, fires off a fast / hard shot. The GK doesn't have time to move, the shot ricochets off their helmet and goes in the goal
The GK tries to clear the ball but it comes out of her stick backwards and crosses the goal line, into the goal
Which of the following descriptions about the Throw is correct?Select all that apply
What is the minimum length of a field player's stick?
A ball touching or resting on any part of the goal circle line belongs to the goalkeeper or the deputy.
Mesh pockets are allowed
Blue defensive player runs through the goal circle to gain possession of a ground ball lying loose on the fieldWhat best describes this? Select one.