Planning In Sports MCQ | Class 12 PE | Chapter 1

Planning In Sports MCQ

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Planning In Sports MCQ tournament committees and types of fixture

MCQ Questions 1 to 44

1 . What do you mean by planning?

  1. Deciding in advance what is to be done 
  2. Motivating towards training 
  3. Thinking about past 
  4. Organising tournament 

2. Which one of the following is NOT an objective of planning in a sports tournament?

  1. Management of a tournament 
  2. Finding out the causes of failure
  3. Distributing work according to the ability 
  4. Achieving the target on time

3. The reception committee for the tournament is responsible for ________

  1. Welcoming the participants 
  2. Arranging accommodation and meals for the participants 
  3. Proper upkeep of the venues
  4. Welcoming the chief guest and spectators at the opening and closing ceremony

4. Which one of the following is NOT the important objective of planning in a sports tournament? 

  1. Timely achievement of target 
  2. To ensure coordination 
  3. To improve the sports performance 
  4. To earn money

5. The boarding and lodging committee for a tournament arranges ________ 

  1. The making of the budget for boarding and lodging 
  2. Meals, refreshment and stay of the chief guest 
  3. Accommodation and meals for the participants 
  4. Refreshment for the participation and officials

6. Which of the following committees is responsible for selecting various officials 

  1. Committee for official 
  2. Reception committee 
  3. Finance committee 
  4. Announcement committee

7. If the responsibility of a committee is to fix the venue, date, and timing of the sports events, it is a ________

  1. Post meeting committee 
  2. Pre meet committee 
  3. During meet committee 
  4. All the above

8. To check the lodging facility of outstation candidates and refreshment of all the participants are adequate. Which committee is responsible for this?

  1. Post meeting committee 
  2. Pre meet committee 
  3. During meet committee 
  4. All the above

9. Which of the following function does not fall under the domain of the post-meet committee 

  1. To check the outstanding bills are paid 
  2. To release press and Media news related to the event 
  3. To check the work of all other committee simultaneously 
  4. To preserve the records of the sports events etc.

10. A _________ is a competition held between various teams in a particular activity according to a fixed schedule 

  1. Tournament
  2. Match
  3. Fixture
  4. Fight 

11. Identify the factors which affect the various measures of organizing a tournament. 

  1. The number of participating team
  2. Facilities of ground, equipment and number of official available 
  3. Time duration in which the tournament is to be completed 
  4. All the above

12. Tournaments are mainly categorized into how many types 

  1. 4  
  2. 6  

13. In which type of tournament a team once defeated get eliminated from the tournament? 

  1. League tournament 
  2. Knockout tournament 
  3. Challenge tournament 
  4. Round Robin tournament

14. Which of the following tournament type also known as an Olympic system tournament? 

  1. Knockout tournament 
  2. League tournament 
  3. Round Robin tournament
  4. Combination tournament 

15. What is/are the main advantages of a knockout tournament?

  1. It enhances standard of sports 
  2. Less number of officials are needed
  3. The tournament finishes in short period of time 
  4. All the above 

16. In a knockout tournament if the total number of teams are not in multiple of, then some teams may be given 

  1. Elimination
  2. Seeding 
  3. Bye 
  4. Wild card 

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17. League tournament is also known as 

  1. Knockout 
  2. Combination 
  3. Round Robin 
  4. Consolation 

18. What is the most important feature of a league tournament 

  1. Good teams can get eliminated
  2. Contestant meets all other contestant in turn 
  3. Weak teams have less chances for entering into tournament 
  4. All the above

19. There are _______types of league tournament 

  1. 2
  2. 4

20. What are the main disadvantages of league tournaments?

  1. They are quite costly 
  2. It requires most line due to large number of matches
  3. Both A and B 
  4. It is difficult for the sports authority to decide the winner

21. _________ tournament refers to the tournament that is held when the matches are to be played on a group personal basis 

  1. League
  2. knockout 
  3. Combination 
  4. Competition 

22. In combination tournament which of the following combination is/are popular 

  1. Knockout come knockout 
  2. League cum League 
  3. League cum Knock Out 
  4. All the above 

23. Which one of the following tournament types are opted by the organizer, if a large number of participants are there or if teams are coming from different regions of the country? 

  1. League tournament 
  2. Combination tournament 
  3. Knockout tournament 
  4. Round Robin tournament

24. Which of the following is one type of combination tournament?

  1. Staircase  
  2. Seeding 
  3. League cum league 
  4. None of the above

25. Which of the following is not a form of the league-type tournament?

  1. Round Robin
  2. Double League 
  3. Cyclic
  4. Single League 

26. A _________ tournament is a form of combination tournament 

  1. Double eliminated 
  2. Knockout tournament 
  3. Consolation
  4. Staircase 

27. Any tournament is arranged according to set procedure is known as 

  1. Fixture
  2. Match strategy 
  3. Fixing
  4. None of the above

28. In Fixture, the significant factor is 

  1. Number of teams 
  2. Size of group 
  3. Importance of tournament 
  4. Number of players participating in tournament 

29. Staircase method of drawing fixture is used for which of the following Fixtures tournament 

  1. Knockout
  2. League 
  3. Combination   
  4. Challenge 

30. Bye is —–

  1. There are large number of teams
  2. League tournament 
  3. Advantage of not to play in first round 
  4. There are odd numbers of the tournament 

31. ___________ is a process by which good teams are placed in fixtures in such a way that stronger teams do not meet each other at the very start of the tournament 

  1. Bye
  2. Staircase 
  3. Cyclic
  4. Seeding 

32. What is the main feature of the special Seeding 

  1. Many byes are used 
  2. Strong team directly participate in the quarter final or semi final 
  3. Strong team directly participate in the final 
  4. None of the above 

33. Which of the following procedure is not used for drawing the fixture for the knockout tournament 

  1. Bye
  2. Staircase 
  3. Special seeding
  4. Seeding

34. In the fixture, which team gets the first Bye?

  1. The first team of upper half gets first bye
  2. The last team of lower of half gets bye 
  3. The first team of lower half gets first bye 
  4. The last team of upper half gets the first bye

35. In which fixture method games are arranged in a sequential form, there is no bye and no problem of odd or even. 

  1. Staircase method 
  2. Tabular method 
  3. Cyclic method 
  4. Seeding method 

36. In the cycling method the number of rounds will be __________ if there are N teams participating 

  1. N+1
  2. (N+1) / 2
  3. N-1
  4. (N-1) / 2

37. If in any League tournament 6 teams are participating then there will be __________ matches will be played 

  1. 10 
  2. 12  
  3. 13  
  4. 15 

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38. Out of the following method, which one is the deciding factor for the winner of a single League tournament  

  1. Number of matches won
  2. Percentage of matches won 
  3. Percentage of matches won 
  4. All the above

39. In a double League tournament such as IPL a total of how many matches are played during the league face if 7 teams participating 

  1. 42 
  2. 45 
  3. 54    
  4. 58 

40. In a single knockout tournament how many byes need to be given if 17 teams are participating 

  1. 17
  2. 16 
  3. 15 
  4. 14 

41. If 20 teams are participating in a knockout tournament then how many matches will be played 

  1. 17 
  2. 18 
  3. 19
  4. 20

42. Match the following 

A.Publicity committee1. Make announcements regarding opening and closing ceremony 
BRegistration committee2. Welcome the chief guest and players
CReception committee3. Register the names and Institute of participants 
DAnnouncement committee4. Advertiser the event


— A B C D

(1) 4 2 1 3

(2) 2 4 1 3

(3) 4 3 2 1

(4) 1 2 3 4

43. Match the following 

A.Safety committee1. To provide a shifting facility
B.Finance committee2. To ensure safety measures
C.Transport committee3. To deal with money and expenditure 
D.First Aid committee4. To provide medical facilities 


— A B C D

(1) 2 3 1 4

(2) 2 4 1 3

(3) 4 3 2 1

(4) 2 3 4 1

44. Number of matches played in the type of tournament shown below

  1. 21
  2. 14
  3. 18


1 . 1 2. 1   3. 4   4. 4   5. 3  6. 1 7. 2   8. 2   9. 3 10. 1 11. 4   12. 2

13. 2   14. 2  15. 4   16. 3   17. 3 18. 2   19. 1   20. 3   21. 3 22. 4

23. 2  24. 3  25. 3  26. 2  27. 1 28. 1  29. 2  30. 3 31. 3  32. 2

33. 2   34. 2 35. 1 36. 3  37. 4 38. 4 39. 1  40. 3   41. 3  42. 3

43. 1  44. 2  

Assertions/ Reasoning MCQs


(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

(b) Both A and R are true and but R is not a correct explanation of A

(c) A is true but R is false

(d) A is false, but R is true

1. Assertion (A) Planning is the foremost function in sports 

Reason (R) Planning gives a view of the future course of action 

2. Assertion (A) A Bye exempts some teams for playing the first round 

Reason (R) Sorting of the teams is made just like a staircase and there is no problem of even or odd number of teams 

3. Assertion (A) Socialization takes place through participation in sports 

Reason (R) Games and sports inculcate social habits 

4. Assertion (A) Competitions are indispensable for the enhancement of sports performance 

Reason (R) Competitions provide an opportunity to the individual to prove his physical and mental ability 

5. Assertion (A) Combination tournaments are organized mostly in zonal matches 

Reason (R) There are one-to-one matches for two players on each side accepting the challenge in combination tournaments.

Assertion and Reasoning MCQs Answers

1. (a)  2. (b)  3. (a)  4. (a)  5. (c) 

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Case Study Based MCQs

1. Given below a tournament fixture of a CBSE Football zonal tournament

league stare case method

On the basis of the above data, answer the following questions:

i. The formula of calculating the number of matches in Round Robin tournament is where ‘N’ is the number of the teams is——

  1. N(N-1) / 2
  2. N
  3. N-1
  4. N+1

ii. In a league tournament the winner is decided by

  1. British method 
  2. American method
  3. No. of matches won
  4. Both (a) and (b)

iii. Which of the following is not a league fixture procedure?

  1. Ladder method
  2. Staircase method 
  3. Cyclic method 
  4. Tabular method

2. Given below a tournament fixture of CBSE National Basketball competition 

seeding fixture

On the basis of the above data, answer the following questions:

i. What is the number of non-seeded teams in the tournament 

  1. 4
  2. 9
  3. 1

ii. The provision which places a good team in separate halves or pools so that they do not play with another good team at earlier round is known as —–

  1. Bye
  2. League tournament 
  3. Seeding method
  4. knockout tournament 

iii. Which of the following is not a seeded team?

  1. Team 1
  2. Team 6
  3. Team 7
  4. Team 4 

3. With the aim of promoting physical fitness and a healthy lifestyle among students the Physical Education teacher at school plans to organize an intramural competition at school.  

For conducting the event he has given this assignment to the students of class 12 who have taken Physical Education subject so that they can get first-hand experience of organizing events. On the basis of the given information answer the following questions:

i) The work of committees is divided into _____

  1. Pre, during and post
  2. Pre and post
  3. Pre and during
  4. During and post

ii) Match the following 

ATechnical committee1. To provide a shifting facility 
BFinance committee2. To resolve the dispute 
CTransport committee3. To deals with money and expenditure 
DFirst Aid committee4. To provide medical facility 


      A   B   C   D

1.– 2    3    1   4

2.– 3    2    1   4

3.– 2    3    4    1

4.– 4    3    1    2

iii). Which is not the objective of a sports tournament?

  1. To provide recreation
  2. To help in overall development 
  3. To achieve high performance 
  4. To provide opportunity 

4. As Mr. Anurag Thakur, Sports Minister has ordered to popularize the game of kabaddi among school students to develop their physical ability.

Mr. Arun, a Physical Education teacher of a reputed school has decided to conduct an inter-school kabaddi tournament in the school premises after the proper drawing of fixtures, he consulted the management and the principal to conduct the tournament of pro kabbadi pattern. 

But the PE teacher was not aware of the pro Kabaddi tournament so he discuss with the national kabaddi referee Association 

(i) Which of the following is the best method to organize this kind of tournament?

  1. Knockout
  2. League
  3. Ladder
  4. Pyramid

(ii) The knockout tournament is also known as 

  1. Combination tournament 
  2. Elimination tournament 
  3. League tournament 
  4. League cum knockout tournament 

(iii) If 18 teams are participating in this tournament how many teams will get by?

  1. 15  
  2. 1  
  3. 13
  4. 14

5. Aditya of XI B is a great athlete.  After the lockdown he went to see his physical education teacher Mr Ramesh, the PE teacher is shocked to see Aditya, because has gained a lot of weight. He also observed many other students have also gained weight.

He decided to conduct an inter-house tournament on the campus. He conducted tournaments on a league basis.

(i) Mr. Ramesh feels that the league method is the best one for inter-house tournaments. Why?

  1. Less period required
  2. Limited official required
  3. True winner
  4. Players would be less tired

(ii) If seven teams participate in a double League tournament. How many matches will be conducted in the first phase of league?

  1. 42    
  2. 45   
  3. 54   
  4. 58

(iii) What is the formula to determine number of matches in double League fixtures for an even number of teams?

  1. N+½  
  2. N-½ 
  3. N(N-1)
  4. N(N+1)/2

6. ABC school is one of the reputed schools in their locations for the number of Sports facilities it provides to its stakeholders. Keeping that in consideration CBSE sports cell has given them the responsibility of conducting CBSE football cluster.

35 teams have sent their entry for participation in the tournament.

(i) Due to the large number of teams willing to participate. The school is conducting the competition by ______ fixture.

  1. League 
  2. Knockout 
  3. Staircase 
  4. Challenge 

(ii) The number of matches in the first round will be 

  1. 8
  2. 12
  3. 24  
  4. 16 

(iii) The number of rounds will be 

  1. 5  
  2. 6   

(iv) Total number of matches will be 

  1. 34
  2. 30  
  3. 28 
  4. 24 

(v) Total number of byes in the fixture will be 

  1. 29
  2. 32 
  3. 27  
  4. 49

7. Competing in physical activities has been the natural tendency of humans. The competitions or tournaments are held according to the set rules and regulations. The success of the tournament depends upon a suitable Fixture.

knock out fixture

Observe the given fixture and answer the following. 

(i) The method followed in drawing the fixture is ______

  1. League
  2. Knockout
  3. Ladder
  4. Combination 

(ii) Number of matches played can be calculated by the formula ______

  1. N  
  2. N-1  
  3. N+1  
  4. N+2

(iii) The advantage of this tournament is ________

  1. Economical    
  2. Less time 
  3. Both A and B 
  4. None of this

(iv) In this type of tournament a team once defeated gets 

  1. Eliminated 
  2. Bye 
  3. Another chance 
  4. Wild card entry

(v) A privilege given to a team to play at a higher round is called 

  1. Fixture 
  2. Bye
  3. Reward 
  4. All of these

8. While organizing sports events for the annual sports day, Arnav and Rajneesh been the captain and vice-captain of sports, formed various committees as shown below 


On the basis of the above data answer the following questions 

(i) The member of this committee is responsible for welcoming guests and spectators 

  1. Decoration committee 
  2. Reception committee
  3. Publicity committee 
  4. Transportation committee

(ii) Announcement of a venue, date and events is done by _______

  1. Publicity committee 
  2. Transportation committee 
  3. Ground committee 
  4. Committee for officials 

(iii) Organising and conducting of sports events involve _________

  1. Planning 
  2. Forming communities 
  3. Both A and B 
  4. Only delegation 

(iv) Complete responsibility for success of competition is taken by ________

  1. Announcement committee
  2. Administrative director 
  3. First-aid committee 
  4. Committee for officials 

(v) To prepare a proper score sheet for record is ________ responsibility 

  1. Pre tournament 
  2. During tournament 
  3. Post tournament 
  4. All the above 

Case-Based MCQs

1. (i) 1   (ii) 1  (iii) 1

2. (i) 2   (ii) 3  (iii) 1

3. (i) 1   (ii) 1  (iii) 3

4. (i) 1   (ii) 2  (iii) 1

5. (i) 3   (ii) 1  (iii) 3

6. (i) 2   (ii) 1  (iii) 2 (iv) 1  (v) 4

7. (i) 2   (ii) 2  (iii) 3 (iv) 1  (v) 2

8. (i) 2   (ii) 1  (iii) 3 (iv) 2  (v) 2

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