Exercise Science
On-line Quizzes for the Student Workbook/Lab Manual

These self-tests are intended for students who wish to review the Exercise Science textbook in their own time. The tests are for use by schools that are currently using the Student Workbook/Lab Manual. If their teacher wishes, after completing the quiz, students can e-mail their test results to their teacher.

Click on the title to begin the self-test for that section.


On-line Quiz

UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION TO ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Section 1: Principles and Terminology
Section 2: The Skeletal System
Section 3: The Muscular System
Section 4: Joint Mechanics and Joint Injuries
Section 5: Energy Systems and Muscle Fibre Types
Section 6: The Nervous System and the Control of Movement
Section 7: The Cardiovascular and Cardiorespiratory Systems

UNIT 2: HUMAN PERFORMANCE AND BIOMECHANICS
Section 10: Nutrition for Performance
Section 11: Performance-Enhancing Substances and Techniques
Section 12: Technological Influences on Human Performance
Section 13: Training Principles and Methods
Section 14: Personal Fitness and Training
Section 15: Biomechanical Principles and Applications

UNIT 3: MOTOR LEARNING AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
Section 18: Human Growth and Development
Section 19: Motor Learning and Skill Acquisition
Section 20: The Psychology of Sport
Section 21: Coaching Principles and Practices

UNIT 4: THE EVOLUTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND SPORT
Section 24: History of Physical Education and Sport
Section 25: Women in Sport
Section 26: Government Support for Sport and Physical Activity

UNIT 5: SOCIAL ISSUES IN PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND SPORT
Section 29: The (Big) Business of Sport Entertainment
Section 30: School and Community Sport Programs
Section 31: Social and Ethical Problems in Sport

Note: We have tried to make the questions and answers as clear as possible, but some questions may be open to a slightly different interpretation. If you are in doubt about any question or answer provided here, choose the answer that you think is the best answer and discuss it with your instructor to determine if he or she agrees.


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