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A bonus is when someone gets fouled whilst shooting, the shot goes in "2 points" Then they go to the free throw line for a "BONUS" shot, if made, "1 Point" bonus.

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How many fouls does it take in basketball to have a bonus?

7th foul you take a bonus shot


When is a high school basketball team in bonus and double bonus?

you are in the bonus after the other team has 7 team fouls and you are in the double bonus after the 10th team foul


When is a basketball player in bonus?

when tnhey are in bounce


College basketball rules?

what are bonus points


How many fouls before the bonus is applied in high school basketball?

6.. on the 7th foul then a bonus shot is taken with it


When was the double bonus implemented in high school basketball?

1991


How many fouls does it take in basketball to have a double bonus?

10+


What is double bonus basketball?

Bonus is where u shoot one free throw and if you make it you get another one and double bonus is where u shoot two free throws no matter what


What year did high school basketball introduce double bonus?

1989


How many fouls does it take before the other team gets a bonus in basketball?

five


When was double bonus implemented in college basketball?

When the other team has more fouls then they should


NBA how many fouls to get into the bonus?

Go CAVS! There is no such thing as getting a foul(s) to get a bonus. Please ignore the guy above me, he obviously doesn't watch basketball. On the 7th foul the team is in the bonus.


What happens when your team has the double bonus?

A double bonus only applies to college basketball. It is when 10 fouls have been committed in a half, and every foul there on will result in two free throws.


What does it mean to have a double bonus in basketball?

when the opposing team gets greater than four fouls in a quarter


What is the bonus situation in basketball?

The bonus situation is when an NBA team has committed 4 fouls in a quarter. From that point on for the rest of the quarter, every foul will result in two free throws. In youth basketball or basketball where only halves are played, after one team has committed seven fouls, a foul results in a one-and-one. Ten fouls results in two shots for every foul.


What does it mean to be in the double bonus?

This applies ONLY to college basketball. The double bonus is when a team has more than 10 fouls in a single half. Every defensive foul after will lead to 2 free throws.


What does a one and one shot or bonus mean in basketball?

It means if your team gets 4 fouls in a quarter then you will shoot 2 free throws the rest of the fouls


When was the bonus rule in basketball established?

That is when the other team goes over the foul limit. If they foul too much then the other team goes to the line to shoot free throws.


What words goes with bonus?

Holiday bonus. Bonus tracks. Bonus features.


How much does a teacher get in a bonus?

Bonus?! What bonus?


How many team fouls can 1 team have before it becomes 1 on 1in basketball?

It takes, 7 fouls in a half to reach the 1 and 1, at 10 fouls it becomes the double bonus


Is vacation pay payable on bonus amounts paid?

A bonus is exactly that, a bonus. There is no requirement for there to be any calculation regarding a bonus.


What is bonus plus in basketball?

the bonus plus rule applies when a team reaches the set amount of shooting fouls in a half, usually 10. if the team commits another foul after the original ten, the opposing team has a chance to shoot two free throws. Regular bonus is when a team commits 6 fouls in a half and on the seventh, the opposing team has a chance to make two free throws, but has to make the first free throw in order to shoot the second.


How do you spell bonus?

bonus


What does it mean when a basketball team is in the bonus?

Each team can foul seven times before each foul results in automatic free throw shooting. When a team is in the bonus, they have been fouled at least seven times in that half, and anytime a member of this team is fouled, they automatically will be shooting a free throw, even if the foul occurs in a non-shooting situationl