Basketball

College Basketball

Basketball History

Basketball Rules and Regulations

# Were basketball quarters ever 15 minutes?

121314

## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### 12/26/2008

they never had 15 minute quaters

## Related Questions

###### Asked in Basketball Rules and Regulations

### How long are quarters in college basketball?

There are two halves, each half is 15 minutes long

Read More

###### Asked in Basketball

### What is a basketball quarter?

15 minutes separated by quarters. During a game there is 4
quarters each 15 minutes. If at the end of the game the score is
tied, there is an extra quarter called Over Time or OT.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Sports

### What does a quarter mean in sports?

A quarter in sports is what divides the game up into three or
four parts. For example, in American football there are four
quarters (15 minutes each) and in the National Basketball
Association there are four quarters (12 minutes each).
...

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### Is 75 three quarters of an hour?

No, 1 quarter of a hour is 15 minutes, so 3 quarters of a hour
is 45 minutes. In quarters, an your goes 15, 30, 45, 60.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Basketball Rules and Regulations

### How long is the average NBA basketball game?

48 minutes. 12 minute quarters. if the score is the same at the
end, then there are overtime periods. each one is 5 minutes. half
time is 15 minutes.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Basketball

### What are the basketball legislation in sport participation?

the duration of the game:
four 12 minute quarters, with a break of 15 minutes totalling a
duration of 63 minuets.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Mathematical Finance, Time

### How many minutes are in one fourth of an hour?

15 minutes.
There are 60 minutes in an hour, and 60 divided by four (the
quarters) equals 15.
15 minutes.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Football - American, Football Equipment, Basketball Rules and Regulations, Secondary Education

### How long are middle school football quarters?

my middle school quarters were 15 minutes long and we had 5
quarters.

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### Why is 3 quarters of an hour 45 minutes?

One hour is 60 minutes.
A quarter of an hour is 60 minutes/4 = 60/4 minutes = 15
minutes.
Three quarters of an hour = 3*a quarter of an hour = 3*15
minutes = 45 minutes.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### How many minutes in 3 and 3 quarters?

Assuming question means hours
as does not say what 3 and 3 quarters is
1 hour = 60 minutes
1/4 hour = 15 minutes
60 + 60 + 60 + 15 + 15 + 15 = 225 minutes
...

Read More

###### Asked in Football - Canadian

### How long is the quarters in CFL?

Number 1 - How long *are* the quarters?
Number 2 - 15 minutes

Read More

###### Asked in Sports, Football - American, Football Rules and Regulations

### How many minutes does NFL play?

15 minutes a quarter; 60 a game(15 x 4 quarters)

Read More

###### Asked in National Basketball Association (NBA)

### How many minutes were there in an NBA game in 1962?

There were 60 minutes quarters of 15 min

Read More

###### Asked in College Football

### How many minutes in college football game?

Four quarters of 15 minutes each.

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Time

### How many minutes are three quarters of an hour?

A fourth of an hour is 60/4=15 minutes, so three quarters of an
hour would be 15x3= 45 minutes.
...

Read More

###### Asked in College Football

### How many minutes are the quarters in football?

15 minutes for each quarter. 60 minutes for the whole game.

Read More

###### Asked in Football - American, College Football, Football - Soccer, American Football History

### How many quarters in a football game?

There are 4 quarters in a football game. They are each 15
minutes long.

Read More

###### Asked in Basketball Rules and Regulations

### How long is the break between quarters in basketball?

2 minutes between quarter 1-2
15 between 2-3
2 between 3-4 in the nba

Read More

###### Asked in Football - American, College Football, High School Football

### How long are football quarters?

In the NFL and College, 15 minutes. In high school, 12
minutes.

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### How many minutes in 3 quarter s in an hour?

3 quarters of an hour is 45 minutes, 15 minutes would be one
quarter and 30 mins would be two quarters.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Basketball

### Is football games longer than basketball games?

Yes, football games are longer than basketball games. If you're
referring to football or soccer, it has game duration of 90
minutes. While American foot has a four 15-minute quarters so
that's a total of 60 minutes a game.
Meanwhile, a baskeball game consists of four 12-minute quarters
and a total of 48 minutes per game.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Lacrosse

### In college how many minutes is a lacrosse game?

4 15 minute quarters, so 60 minutes

Read More

###### Asked in Football Rules and Regulations

### How are American football games timed?

The time limit is 15 minutes a quarter and 4 quarters in a game.
Also overtime in 15 minutes.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Football - American

### How do you get a tie in the NFL?

Even points after four quarters then no points for 15
minutes

Read More