Welcome to the Associated Gun Clubs Range Rules Quiz!

AGC Range Rules (Updated Jan 21, 2020)

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On the 200-yard range, moveable shooting benches must be positioned so the front legs are at the forward (down-range) edge of the concrete pad. Hint: Range Rule IV.C.2

If a cartridge or empty case is in the chamber/cylinder/fixed magazine, or if a removable magazine is inserted, does the AGC consider the firearm loaded? Hint: Range Rule I.C.10.c

Any target on any target frame must be positioned so all rounds, shot from any firearm: Hint: Range Rule II.A.1

You must display your named yellow badge with certification sticker in addition to your range badge when shooting at steel targets. Hint: Range Rule II.B.2

You and your guest are shooting on the 100-yard (Barnes) range. You need to use the bathroom and make a phone call. Your guest wants to stay at the firing point with your firearms and keep shooting. Is this OK? Hint: Range Rule I.B.5

On the 100-yard (Barnes) range, the shooting lanes to the left of the orange poles may only be used for: Hint: Range Rule IV.B.2

If a black powder firearm contains propellant, projectile, or cap, the firearm is considered loaded. Hint: Range Rule I.C.10.d

During range operations, any directions by Range Safety Officers (RSO), AGC Officers, and/or Shooting Directors/Event Directors are not to be disputed. Badge-holders may contact their club officers for disposition or appeal. Hint: Range Rule I.B.1, 1.B.1.A

During a cease-fire, you may handle an unloaded firearm. Hint: Range Rule I.C.12

Slugs may be fired at the trap range. Hint: Range Rule IV.D.4

During a cease-fire, all muzzleloaders, whether pistol or rifle, must: Hint: Range Rule III.5., III.7, and I.C.10.a

If I leave the firing line but plan to return to continue shooting, I can leave my firearm loaded. Hint: Range Rule I.C.4

On the 200-yard range, people may stay in the pits between ceasefires only during organized shoots/practices under the control of a designated Event/Match Director but never during shooting of steel targets. Hint: Range Rule IV.C.12/13

When I bring guests to the 50-yard (pistol) range, 100-yard (Barnes) range, or 200-yard range, we can shoot in different lanes. Hint: Range Rule I.B.6

You may only fire fully automatic firearms at the AGC during an event supervised by the AGC Full Auto committee, and only after you have received proper training/certification from the AGC Full Auto committee. Hint: Range Rule I.C.28

When carrying an uncased firearm from place to place, it must be carried muzzle-up, unless it is a break-open shotgun or rifle. Hint: Range Rule I.C.7

If a cease-fire is called and you cannot make your firearm safe for any reason, you should: Hint: Range Rule I.C.10 and Cease Fire Script

If a firearm fails to fire, the shooter must keep it pointed down-range at the impact berm for at least 30 seconds before any other action may be taken. Hint: Range Rule I.C.24

Rifles and handguns are allowed on the 100-yard (Barnes) range, but shotguns are not. Hint: Range Rule IV.B.1

Which statement is correct for shooting .22 pellets on the indoor pellet range? Hint: Range Rule IV.G.4

Under what conditions may you leave a removable magazine inserted in a firearm during a cease-fire? Hint: Range Rule I.C.10.c

On the 100-yard (Barnes) range, moveable shooting benches must be positioned so the front legs are at the forward (down-range) edge of the concrete pad. Hint: Range Rule IV.B.5

Rifle-caliber handguns are permitted on the 50-yard (pistol) range. Hint: Range Rule IV.A.2

On the trap range, what size shot may be used? Hint: Range Rule IV.D.3

Everyone on the range has an obligation to police their shooting neighbors and help them follow the safety rules. If a polite reminder does not have the desired effect or is poorly received, the violation should be reported to a Range Safety Officer (RSO). Hint: Range Rule I.C.1

The 200-yard range may be used to sight-in firearms. Hint: Range Rule IV.C.15

It is unacceptable to shoot at any wildlife that enters your line of fire on an AGC range. Hint: Range Rule I.C.18

When shooting handicaps for trap, shooters may shoot from a staggered position not to exceed: Hint: Range Rule IV.D.6

You are shooting with a guest(s) on the 100-yard (Barnes) range when a cease-fire is called and the line is announced to be “cold.” Before you go down-range to check your target, what should you remind your guest of? Hint: Range Rule I.C.4

On the trap range, how many guests may a badge-holder have on the firing line firing sequentially? Hint: Range Rule I.B.6

The 10 rightmost lanes on the 100-yard (Barnes) range (Positions 91-100) are for bench-rest shooting only. Hint: Range Rule IV.B.3

With exception of the bench-rest area on the 100-yard (Barnes) range, the firing line on the 50-yard (pistol), 100-yard (Barnes), and 200-yard ranges are designated as: Hint: Range Rule I.C.21

Under what conditions may a guest shoot by themselves? Hint: Range Rule I.B.5

Which of the following are included in AGC's cardinal rules of gun safety? Hint: Range Rule I.A.1-4

Targets and target frames must not be capable of deflecting a projectile in an unsafe direction. Hint: Range Rule I.C.27