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This quiz contains 5 multiple choice questions. You will have 3 minutes to answer these questions. Those of you who answer all 5 questions correctly will earn 5 extra credit points added to your grade.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Kinesiology is...
    • A. 

      The study of living organisms

    • B. 

      The study of human movement

    • C. 

      The application of mechanical principles to living organisms

    • D. 

      The study of matter and the changes it undergoes

    • E. 

      The study of sports

  • 2. 
    _____________ is the application of mechanical principles to living organisms.
    • A. 

      Kinesiology

    • B. 

      Biology

    • C. 

      Physics

    • D. 

      Movement

    • E. 

      Biomechanics

  • 3. 
    This Greek philosopher wrote the first book on Biomechanics more than 2300 years ago
    • A. 

      Plato

    • B. 

      Aristotle

    • C. 

      Socrates

    • D. 

      Hercules

    • E. 

      Aeropostale

  • 4. 
    Acting forces help to create a frisbee flying through the air, or a spiral on a thrown football, or a baseball pitcher's curveball.  These forces all apply principles of ...
    • A. 

      Physics

    • B. 

      Biology

    • C. 

      Chemistry

    • D. 

      Calculus

    • E. 

      Non-Locomotor movement patterns

  • 5. 
    The combined actions of your brain, nervous system, muscles, joints, and bones that allow you to physically move is called...
    • A. 

      Movement Patterns

    • B. 

      Coordination and Balance

    • C. 

      Motor Skills

    • D. 

      Locomotor Movement

    • E. 

      Biomechanics