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The use of numbers when analysing human movement
E.g. Six metreres, 3 seconds, 2 platers
A description of quality without the use of numbers
E.g. Good, poor, long
Give 2 examples of a
Is the release of the ball taking place at the instant of full elbow extension?
Is there excessive pronation taking place?
Give 2 examples of
Why is this shot putter not getting more distance?
Is the movement being performed through an appropriate ROM?
What is most
Involves a line that may be straight or curved, with all body parts moving in the
same direction, at the same speed
E.g. Sleeping passenger on an airplane
A straight linear line is called...
A curved linear line is called...
Rotation around a central imaginary line (axis of rotation)
Involves translation and rotation simultaneously.
E.g. a football
3 imaginary perpendicular lines that divide the body in half by mass
The plane in which forward and backward movement of the body and body segments occur
(left and right sides)
e.g. Marching, bowling, cycling
The plane in which lateral movements of the body and body segments occur
(front and back)
E.g. Sidestepping and cartwheels
The plane in which horizontal body and body segment movements occur when the body is in an erect standing position