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1

Who invented volleyball?

a YMCA instructor

2

When was volleyball invented?

1895

3

Why was it invented?

It was something for the men to do when it was cold

4

What was the original name for volleyball?

mintonette

5

Who was responsible for taking volleyball to new places?

soldiers

6

Where was the first game played?

Springfield College

7

Match= best ___ out of ___ games

3, 5

8

The first four games are played to ____ points and you must win by ___ points.

25, 2

9

The last game is played to ___ points and you must win by ___ points.

15, 2

10

What is a dink?

A soft hit with the fingertips

11

What is a bump?

Passing the ball by hitting it with your forearms

12

What is a spike?

Hitting the ball when it is above your head with one hand.

13

What is an ace?

When you serve the ball and it hits the floor on the other side with no touches

14

What is rally scoring?

Whenever ball is played someone receives a point

15

What is six-packed?

Hit in the face with the ball

16

What is the setter?

a player who lofts the ball high for a teammate near the net to spike

17

Which direction does rotation go in?

clockwise