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Flag Football

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Flag football is a game popular worldwide. It goes by many of the same rules as American football does, only it is much less violent. Players wear belts with four or more flags hanging from them, attached by velcro. When they have the ball, another player can yank off one of the flags and trigger a down. There is even the International Federation of Flag Football, as well as the Flag Football World Cup.

  1. 1. Where is flag football popular?
    1. a. Worldwide
    2. b. In America
    3. c. In Canada
  2. 2. What kind of rules does flag football have?
    1. a. Same as baseball
    2. b. Same as American football
    3. c. Same as soccer
  3. 3. How are flags attached to players?
    1. a. They're sewn on
    2. b. With glue
    3. c. With velcro