The rim is the circular hoop attached perpendicularly to the backboard. The rim is usually painted orange and is made of iron. When the game first originated, a basket was used instead of a rim, which is why it is called 'basketball'.
on the backboard above the rim
it is the hoop attached to the backboard
i read about it in the complete idiots guide to basketball the first basketball goal was made out of a peach basket,pole and a soccer ball - alex
On a standard basketball net, the rim is attached perpendicularly to the backboard, which is usually white (or clear) in colour.
Box Square area painted or taped above the rim on the backboard.
you mean the backboard on a rim its Width - 6 feet (72 inches) and Height - 3.5 feet
6 Inches. The hoop is 18 inches in diameter and it's center is 15 inches from the backboard.
I think you mean a basketball hoop. But for a hoop, they use a steel or iron rim with rope netting connected to the rim. The backboard is glass or plastic.
A backboard is a raised vertical board with a basket attached. It is often made of Plexiglass. A basketball hoop is mounted to a backboard through a flexible connection in the backboard and the connection supporting the hoop. The shock of a basket or dunk is absorbed by the connecting part, so that the rim goes back to the horizontal position again.
The rim is level at exactly 10 feet tall
6" . A STANDARD RECTANGULAR BACKBOARD IS 42" HIGH. THE TOP OF RIM IS 36" FROM THE TOP OF BACKBOARD, SO THAT LEAVES 6" FROM THE BOTTOM OF BACKBOARD TO TOP OF RIM.
In an official basketball competition event, like an approved NBA game, the rim is located 10 feet above the ground. The rim is attached to a backboard and the hoop is 18 inches in diameter.
It gos dead center behind the rim each line most not pass the fattest edge of the rim ...
If the ball bounces off the backboard or rim and you catch it before it hits the ground it counts as a rebound.
It is 19' 9" from the center of the rim
The rim is placed at the bottom of the front face of the backboard, and is projected 15cm forward.
The backboard of a basketball goal is typically 1.80 meters by 1.05 meters in area. The diameter of the rim of the basket is 0.45 meters.
Free throw line from basketball rim is 15 feet. The rim is twice the size of a basketball measuring across. A basketball is 9 - 9 1/2 inches long. So that means that the free throw line from the backboard is 16 feet 6 inches, or 16 feet 7 inches.
If the ball goes off the rim and over the backboard then it is out of bounds. If it goes off the rim and hits the top of the backboard but falls back in play on the front side of the backboard, then it isn't out of bounds.
A regulation basketball hoop consists of a rim 18 inches in diameter and 10 feet high mounted to a backboard.