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  1. 1. All About Basketball By: Tanya Sylvester 09/24/04 1:00 PM Jennings
  2. 2. Facts on Basketball <ul><li>Five players play at a time. </li></ul><ul><li>There is 1 point guard, 1 guard, 2 forwards, and 1 center. </li></ul><ul><li>Points can be scored by either a foul shot, 3-point shot or regular jump shot. </li></ul><ul><li>A regular shot is worth 2 points, a foul shot is 1 point, and a 3-pointer is 3 points. </li></ul><ul><li>During the game you are either playing offense or defense. </li></ul><ul><li>There are 4 quarters, with a half-time after 2 quarters. </li></ul><ul><li>The court is divided into 2 halves, each time shoots at one net & then switches after half-time. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Quick Quiz <ul><li>How many quarters are there in a basketball game? </li></ul><ul><li>2 </li></ul><ul><li>4 </li></ul><ul><li>5 </li></ul><ul><li>What is the amount of points a foul shot is worth? </li></ul><ul><li>1 </li></ul><ul><li>3 </li></ul><ul><li>2 </li></ul><ul><li>How many players play during the game? </li></ul><ul><li>7 </li></ul><ul><li>10 </li></ul><ul><li>6 </li></ul>
  4. 4. Correct! <ul><li>Awesome job, keep up the good work! </li></ul>
  5. 5. Wrong! <ul><li>Good try, maybe next time! </li></ul>
  6. 6. Conclusion <ul><li>Basketball is a fun and exciting game to play! </li></ul><ul><li>It keeps you in shape and makes you work hard! </li></ul><ul><li>It is a team sport so you are meeting lots of different people. </li></ul><ul><li>Remember go there with a positive attitude and just have fun! </li></ul>
  7. 7. Bio <ul><li>My name is Tanya Sylvester and I am a junior here at Western. My major is elementary education, with a minor in physical education & early childhood development. I am a member of the Delta Zeta Sorority, where I currently hold the positions of secretary and athletics chair. </li></ul>