# Short-Questions

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## What is a Rudy flip?

Rudolph (or Rudy) – A single straight front somersault with one and a half twists. Back Full (or Full) – A full-twisting straight back somersault.

## What is a 540 trick?

A 540 is an aerial where skater and board spin one and a half rotations in midair. The 720, two full mid-air rotations, is one of the rarest tricks in skateboarding.

How long does it take to learn a 540 kick?

The 540 kick is a tornado kick landed on the kicking leg. You jump, kick, and land all on the same leg. The average novice can learn this trick within a one to four month time span.

### What are the 4 basic jumps in trampolining?

All gymnastic routines require performers to understand the basic skills of straight jump, landing and stopping.

### What is a backflip 540 called?

Frontflip 540. Advanced. Also called Rudy. It is a frontward somersault with a 540° spin. Frontflip 180.

What is a backflip with a twist called?

There are two types of a Kaboom: a full frontside rotation from a front drop position or a full backside rotation from a back drop position. A Backflip followed by a half twist, rotating the body until facing the opposite direction. Backflip 360. Advanced. A backward somersault with full twist.

#### What is a 360 backflip called?

Backflip 360 ~= Cork 720. Backflip 720 ~= Cork 1080. Frontfip 360 ~= Front cork 720 (because the trick is sent forward) = “Cashroll”

#### What is a 720 trick?

720. The 720, two full mid-air rotations, is one of the rarest tricks in skateboarding. It was first done by Tony Hawk in 1985, and it wasn’t something he planned to do. He accidentally over-rotated a Gay Twist and Lance Mountain suggested that he might be able to spin twice.

How many spins is a 540?

Is a 360 Spin with another 180 in there so the board almost spins a full rotation twice.It is basically a full circle and a half so if you think about it in skate lingo one example is a 540 flip where the board does a 360 Flip but keeps going for another 180 so it reaches 540 also so the tail ends up being the nose.