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In Basketball, a foul shot taken from the foul line is worth 1 point. A field goal, shot in normal play is worth 2 points. A shot taken outside the 3-point line will earn the successful attempt three points.

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What is a throw that is worth 1 point if it goes in the basket?

A guard


The throw in basketball that is worth one point if it goes in the basket is?

Foul shot.


What is a free throw line?

In basketball, when a person is fouled (think of it being pushed or shoved away) on the shot, he goes to the free throw line and takes either 2 free throws or 3 depending on where he shot. A free throw line is 15 feet away from the basket. If the player makes it then you get 1 point.


Can you score a basket when you are out of bounds if you throw the ball on the court and it goes in without making contact with a player?

Yes


What is a basket in basketball?

When a player shoots the ball and it goes through the net it scores 2 points unless he is shooting from behind the 3 point arc. In that case it scores 3 points. Shots from the free-throw line (charity stripe) score 1 point.


What are some Differences between baseball and basketball?

Baseball has 9 players per side, a small ball thrown across a "plate" has to be hit by one opposing player with a "bat" who then runs counterclockwise to the corners of a diamond shaped group of "bases". The player scores 1 point by running to and stepping on the bases and stepping on the last base called "home plate". Basketball has 5 players per side, a larger ball is advanced toward a goal known as a "basket" by bouncing the ball off the floor while moving forward. The players throw the ball or "shoot" it at the basket. If the ball goes through the basket, 2 or 3 points are scored, depending on the distance from the basket. A penalty shot taken from the "free throw" line is worth 1 point. These are only very basic differences explaining the offense part of each game.


How do you score three points in one basket?

you get 3 points in one basket when you shoot the ball outside the big semi-circle in the court. Three points can happen not only by this mechanism. when you are shooting the ball and you get fouled, if the ball goes in, you will get a call "foul in" that means your basket counts. and you will get 1 attempt at the free throw line for 1 point.


What is a basket scored from the floor in basketball?

When a player shoots the ball and it goes through the net it scores 2 points unless he is shooting from behind the 3 point arc. In that case it scores 3 points. Shots from the free-throw line (charity stripe) score 1 point.


How many points are scored per basket for basketball?

not sure about college basketball, but the NBA it is 2 points per basket. if the shooter is fouled whilst making the shot he will then have the chance to make a free throw. if the ball goes in the basket then he takes 1 free-throw to make a total of 3 points. if the ball misses the basket then he takes 2 free-throws to make a total of 2 points.


What happens when a basketball player puts the ball in the wrong basket?

the point goes to the other team.


Can you score a basket when you are out of bounds and throw the ball on the court and it goes in without making contact with a player?

As stated, no. The ball would be considered out of play.


Who is ben stelzer?

Basket ball player, was into drugs at one point, clean and mean, goes to U.D


What is the call in a game of basketball if the ball is shot from behind the three point line but a player tips it within that line and the ball still goes in the basket?

The team that made it is awarded 2 points if u step on the line. if u tipped it with your hand its still three points if u foul and it goes in u get three points and a free throw


How do you dunk a basket ball?

Get in good shape, then jump, if you cant make it, its just genetics, if you can make the hoop, just manually throw it in, but your hand has to be touching the ball as it goes in the hoop.


Where do you throw in the basketball when the ball goes out of bounds on the side line?

At the point where the ball went out of bounds.


Does a basket count if it goes through the basket and bounces back out?

No


How does a referee determine how many free throws are awarded when a player is fouled when shooting?

Im assuming you mean in basketball. If the player is shooting from inside the arc (three-point line), then they receive two free throws. Outside the arc, then they receive three free throws. If the shot goes into the basket, then they receive one extra free throw.


What happens if a player shoots the ball under the basket but it goes in the basket threw the net?

To count, it would have to clear the basket and come back through the basket.


When does Fruits Basket 27 come out?

Sorry there is no Fruits Basket 27. The manga goes up to volume 23 and the anime goes to episode 26.


How do the players get 4 points?

If you are fouling while making a 3 point shot and the shot goes in still you will receive a free throw shot and a chance at a 4 point play.


Can a jump shoot be taken when shooting a free throw?

You can shoot anyway your coach will let you. If it goes in your team is awarded 1 point and you get credit for 1 free throw. If you miss you get a 0 for 1 attempt.


How do you get an item out of the basket in harvest moon ds?

you can't I'm afraid. Its like the shipping bin. Whatever that goes into the basket goes automatically into the shipping bin.


What does basket mean in basketball?

it means the ball goes in the basket so its just a basket like the ones you carry it's that simple there's no meaning


What is a three point line in basketball?

the line that goes around the basket in a curve close to the out of bounds. go to http://library.thinkquest.org/12006/images/court.gif .... its the green line on the picture!!


Ball goes directly in goal from throw in?

It is not a goal directly from the throw unless it touches a player before it goes in.