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Welcome to the ultimate Kickball Quiz!

Are you pumped to test your kickball knowledge and show everyone that you’re a genuine kickball enthusiast?

We’ve crafted intriguing questions that will challenge your kickball mastery.

Just count your correct answers and check our result table to discover your performance level.

So, fasten your shoes, set your game face, and let’s find out if you can hit a home run with your kickball trivia expertise!

Table of Contents

1) What sport is kickball most closely related to?

  • A) Soccer
  • B) Baseball
  • C) Basketball

2) What is the official size of a regulation kickball?

  • A) 8.5 inches
  • B) 10 inches
  • C) 12 inches

3) How many players are allowed on a kickball team?

  • A) 7
  • B) 8
  • C) 9

4) How many innings are in a regulation kickball game?

  • A) 7
  • B) 9
  • C) 10

5) What does a referee use to signal a runner is out in kickball?

  • A) Whistle
  • B) Red Flag
  • C) Arm Signal

6) How many bases are there on a kickball field?

  • A) 3
  • B) 4
  • C) 5

7) Which of these is NOT a legal move in kickball?

  • A) Stealing a base
  • B) Bunting
  • C) Sliding into home

8) Who introduced kickball as a recreational activity in the early 20th century?

  • A) Nicholas C. Seuss
  • B) John E. Blasius
  • C) Joseph P. Bolstad

9) What is the distance between bases in kickball?

  • A) 30 feet
  • B) 60 feet
  • C) 90 feet

10) How many outs must a team get before they can take their turn at kicking?

  • A) 2
  • B) 3
  • C) 4

11) What is the starting position of the player who is kicking?

  • A) On Home Plate
  • B) In the Batter’s Box
  • C) Behind Home Plate

12) What is the primary material used to make a kickball?

  • A) Leather
  • B) Rubber
  • C) Plastic

13) Players are allowed to use their hands in kickball to do what action?

  • A) Catch
  • B) Kick
  • C) Throw

14) After a player safely reaches a base, they are called?

  • A) Hitter
  • B) Runner
  • C) Kicker

15) What happens when a player is hit with the ball while running between bases?

  • A) They are out
  • B) They are awarded the base they were running towards
  • C) The play is still ongoing

16) What is the term used for a kicked ball that is caught in the air by the defense?

  • A) Groundout
  • B) Flyout
  • C) Lineout

17) Which of the following is considered a dead ball in kickball?

  • A) A kicked ball that lands on the foul line
  • B) A kicked ball that rolls out of bounds before reaching first or third base
  • C) A kicked ball that is caught and held by the pitcher

18) What is the minimum number of female players required for an official co-ed kickball team?

  • A) 2
  • B) 3
  • C) 4

19) What is referred to as a “sacrifice” in kickball?

  • A) Purposefully allowing oneself to be put out to advance a teammate to the next base
  • B) Voluntarily kicking a pop fly to move a teammate on base
  • C) Skipping the kicker’s turn to let a faster teammate kick

20) What is called when a player kicks the ball before it reaches home plate?

  • A) Foul Ball
  • B) Strike
  • C) Encroachment

21) What occurs if a runner is caught in a rundown between two bases?

  • A) The runner is declared out
  • B) The runner continues to the next base
  • C) The play is stopped, and the runner is returned to their original base

22) Which of these is NOT an official kickball tournament?

  • A) World Kickball Association (WKA) Championship
  • B) Kickball365 Circuit
  • C) Major League Kickball (MLKB) Championship

23) When was the World Adult Kickball Association (WAKA) founded?

  • A) 1995
  • B) 1998
  • C) 2002

24) How many foul balls result in an out for the kicker?

  • A) 1
  • B) 2
  • C) 3

25) When is a kicked ball considered foul?

  • A) If it lands in fair territory but rolls into foul territory before reaching first or third base
  • B) If it is caught out of bounds
  • C) If it bounces off a player and lands in foul territory

26) In a coed game, what is the minimum number of kicks a female player must have before a male player can kick again?

  • A) 1
  • B) 2
  • C) 3

27) Can a player be ejected from a kickball game?

  • A) Yes
  • B) No

28) How many strikes result in an out?

  • A) 3
  • B) 4
  • C) 5

29) What is the maximum number of runs allowed in one inning?

  • A) 7
  • B) 10
  • C) No Limit

30) Is a double play possible in kickball?

  • A) Yes
  • B) No

31) What happens if a fielder touches a fair ball with their hat or any part of their clothing that is detached from its proper place on the player’s body?

  • A) The batter is awarded one base
  • B) The batter is called out
  • C) It is considered a live ball and play continues

32) What is the infraction called when a fielder hinders or prevents the kicker from kicking?

  • A) Interference
  • B) Obstruction
  • C) Impediment

33) Can a team choose to kick out of order?

  • A) Yes, but the team will receive a penalty
  • B) No, it is not allowed
  • C) Yes, as long as the other team agrees


# of Correct Answers Percentage Range Label Description
0- 0-49% Armchair Athlete You've got some learning to do, but don't worry, there's always the next game!
- 50-64% Rookie Runner Not bad! Keep practicing, and you'll be a sports trivia champ in no time.
- 65-79% Midfield Maestro Impressive! You're getting closer to the top, keep up the good work.
- 80-94% All-Star Striker Wow, you really know your sports trivia! You're a force to be reckoned with.
-33 95-100% Legendary Champion Unbelievable! You're a true sports trivia master. Your knowledge knows no bounds!

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