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# How many points can a shot be worth?

Updated: 9/27/2023

Wiki User

11y ago

If It's a foul shot and you get two tries, the first one, if you make it is worth one point, while the second try (when it's live off the rim) is worth two points! Hope I helped! This my first year in Basketball but I know most of the rules, and regulations! :)

Wiki User

14y ago

Wiki User

11y ago

if you shoot from a special line you can get 3 points but if you shoot a layup you get 2 points if your at the free throw line 1 shot is worth 1 point

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### How many points is a foul shot worth?

1 point for each shot.

### How many points worth in basketball?

A regular shot is worth two points. Any thing outside the three-point line is worth three points. Each foul shot is worth one point.

### How many is a basketball shot worth?

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### How many points is a field goal worth?

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### In basketball how many points is a basket worth if shot from the 3 point line or further?

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### How many points do you get if you shoot from half court?

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### How many is a field goal worth?

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### How many points is worth a layup shot?

It depends on where you are when you shoot it. If your feet are behind the three point line, then the jump shot is worth 3 points if your feet are on or in front of the three point line then the jump shot is worth 2 points.

### How many points are field goals worth in basketball?

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