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You cannot; the highest you can score is a 3-pointer.

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In basketball what is the most number of points you can score with a single shot?

3 points. the only exception to this is if you are fouled while shooting a 3-point shot (and make it). Then you will get an opportunity to shoot one free throw (worth 1 more point). so in this situation you can score 4 points - but technically this is two shots, not a single shot.

How do you score points in a basketball game?

Shoot the ball into the hoop. A freethrow is 1 point. A shot from outside the 3pt line is worth 3 points. In regular play, any shot inside the 3pt line is 2 points.You get 2 points for every basket you make in.

How many points do you get when you score in basketball?

Officially, 1 for a freethrow, 2 for a field goal, and 3 for a 3-pointer (any shot made behind the three-point line).

How many points do you get in basketball?

3 points - for a score made from beyond the "3-point line/arch" 2 points - for a score made from a close range or within the "3-point line" 1 point - for each foul shot made (from the foul line) aka "free throw".

What are the different points in basketball?

3 points - for a score made from beyond the "3-point line/arch" 2 points - for a score made from a close range or within the "3-point line" 1 point - for each foul shot made (from the foul line) aka "free throw".

When Basketball shots are worth 1 2 or 3 points In how many ways can a player score 9 points?


How many points is a regular basket in basketball?

A regular basket is worth 2 points in basketball. 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.

How can 1 man score 50 points in a basketball game and not foul out?

Just because you score doesn't mean you foul. You can score 75 points and never commit a foul. It is unlikely but it can happen.

How many points is a foul shot worth in a game of basketball?

You will get 1 point per basket made in.

How do you make three points in basketball?

you shoot a 3 point shot and make it or a and 1 on a 2 pointer

What is the Point system of professional basketball?

foul shot = 1 point any shot within or on the 3 point line = 2 points any shot beyond the 3 point line = 3 points

What is the max score with one shot at billiards?

In English Billiards, the maximum is 10 points. In pocket billiards, there is no such thing as score, although the game can be won, or lost, in 1 shot in some games.

What is an and 1 in Basketball?

its when your taking a shot and your fouled but the points are good. so in theory you are saying "and one" as if you get one more shot to make a 3pt play

What is the difference in scoring between basketball and football?

A touchdown in football is 6 points, and extra point is 1 point. In basketball a shot inside the 3 point line is 2 points, and a free throw is 1 point.

How many point do you get from a free shot in basketball?

1 point if you make 1/2 or 2 points if you make 2/2

How do you do stableford?

You take your handicap, say 18, you therefore get one shot per hole, that becomes your unofficial par, and is known as your set score. You get * 0 points for 2 over set score * 1 point for one over set score * 2 points for set score * 3 points for one under set score * 4 points for two under set score * 5 points for three under set score * 6 points for four under set score and so on. If your handciap is less than 18 you get one shot on the holes ranked 1- (your handicap) on the stroke index. And also for handicaps over 18, you get one shot per hole + the extra shots, again following the stroke index.

How football and basketball are difference?

Football: They wear helmets, & padding. They wear eyeblack. They score by running and or passing to one another (points range from 1 to 8). Basketball: They wear shoes. They wear flats. They score by shooting for baskets (points range from 1 to 4). kaitlan was wrong....go figure

How does the point scoring in golf work?

For stableford, you use your handicap to determine which holes you get strokes on. Say for example you play off 18, you get a shot a hole. So the par on each hole in now effectively bogey (which will be your set score). 5 points - 3 under set score 4 points - 2 under set score 3 points - 1 under set score 2 points - set score 1 point - 1 over set score 0 points - 2 or more over set score.

How is scoring done in basketball?

If you shot the ball from inside the arch, you will get 2 points, outside the arch, 3 points, and free throws for 1 point each.

What is an 'and 1' in basketball?

And 1 is a brand, but in basketball games it occurs when a player shoots, gets fouled, and the ball goes in the hoop. Because he is fouled he is awarded 1 foul shot. When he makes this foul shot it is called an and 1 because he added another point to the score board after the foul.

How count a basketball score?

Any points scored within the three point arc is 2 points. Beyond the arc is 3 points and foul shots are each worth 1 point. Also if you are fouled while taking a hot and you make the basket, however many points that was it counts plus you get one foul shot.

Stableford score for an eagle when the player gets 1 shot?

2 points for a par, 3 for birdie, 4 for eagle, then plus one for the shot, so 5.

Scoring system for basketball?

3 points for a shot taken behind the arc. 2 points for all other shots taken. 1 point for a free throw.