7th Grade Study Guide Name:
1. Who is in charge of snapping the quarterback the ball before every play? 1.
2. How many yards are needed for a first down? 2.
3. What is the name of the Chicago Bear’s quarterback? 3.
4. What is the name of the line that separates the offense and the defense? 4.
5. How many points are awarded when a football team scores a touchdown? 5.
6. When the quarterback throws the football and his receiver catches the ball this is called a
__________ . 6.
7. The team with the football is called the ____________. 7.
8. Brian Urlacher plays/played what position on the Bears? 8.
9. T/F When throwing a football your fingers are on the laces at all times? 9.
10. How many points are awarded for a field goal? 10.
11. When a team has run out of downs, they have the option to _________ the football. 11.
12. The team that does not have the football is on __________. 12.
13. When playing flag football what is the name of the person counting to a designated number and
trying to take the quarterbacks flags? 13.
14. What is the term used when a defensive player takes an offensive players flag from behind their
own goal line? 14.
15. How many points are awarded for a safety? 15.
16. Name the pass a quarterback performs when a running play is being executed? 16.
17. What is the name of the penalty when either an offensive or defensive player crosses the line of
18. Which passing pattern requires the receiver to run straight and make a sharp turn towards the
middle of the field? 18.
19. How many points are awarded for an extra point? (Hint after a touchdown is scored) 19.
20. What is the name of the passing pattern that requires the receiver to run out and hook in towards
the quarterback? 20.
21. What is the term used when the defense catches the offensive teams pass? 21.
22. T/F A running back is on the defensive team? 22.
23. In flag football if the defensive player makes contact with the quarterback what penalty will
be called? 23.
24. If a team scores two touchdowns and scores a field goal how many points does that team
25. This penalty is called when a defender runs into a pass receiver? 25.
26. In flag football you use this block to prevent the rusher from getting the quarterback’s
27. What is the name of the Green Bay Packer’s quarterback? 27.
28. What is the name of the Chicago Bears head coach? 28.
29. If an offensive player crosses the line of scrimmage before the football is centered 29.
what penalty will be called by the referee?