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Can You Pass This Extremely Basic Football Quiz?

American football, that is.

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  1. Who is this famous football man?

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    Tom Brady
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    Colin Kaepernick
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    Aaron Rodgers
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    Joe Montana
  2. What's it called when they kick the ball through these posts for three points?

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    3-pointer
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    Field goal
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    Safety
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    Kickoff
  3. Name an offensive football position:
  4. How many points do you get for a touchdown?

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    6
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    7
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    8
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    5
  5. How many yards must a team gain to earn a "first down"?

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    100
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    12
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    25
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    10
  6. Which of these teams is a member of the Pac-12<br />(a college football conference)?
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    Clemson
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    Clemson
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    LSU
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    LSU
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    Oregon
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    Oregon
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    Ohio State
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    Ohio State
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  7. How many dudes are on the field for each team?
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    11
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    12
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    10
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    9
    Correct!
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    Yup, just like that other sport called football.

  8. Which of these is NOT a real NFL team?
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    Los Angeles Chargers
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    Miami Marlins
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    Buffalo Bills
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    Houston Texans
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    The Marlins are Miami's Major League Baseball team.

  9. Name a defensive football position:
  10. How many points do you get for a safety?
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    1
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    2
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    3
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    4
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    A safety happens when a player is tackled in their own end zone.

  11. Okay, but "safety" is also a position, right?
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    Yes
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    No what are you talking about?
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    That's right! It's confusing.

  12. What's it called when the quarterback throws the ball to the other team?

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    Intermission
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    Interception
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    Inception
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    Incompletion
  13. What's it called when a player drops the ball while running?

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    Fumble
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    Tumble
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    Loosie
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    Droop
  14. Who won the most recent Super Bowl?
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    Green Bay Packers
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    Atlanta Falcons
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    Trump supporter Tom Brady and the New England Patriots (coached by Trump supporter Bill Belichick)
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    Seattle Seahawks
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    Wrong!
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