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Kinesiology & Health Science
KINE 3020
Merv Mosher

Questions for Topic 1 Reading 1 What is the definition of skillSkill consists in the ability to bring about some end result with maximum certainty and minimum outlay of energy or of time and energy2 a Performing skills implies some desired environmetal goal b Give an example of this goal Holding a handstand in gymnastics3 What are 4 important features of the definition of skillFirst performing skills implies some desired environmental goalSecond to be skilled implies meeting this performance goal this end result with maximum certaintyThird a major feature in many skills is the minimization and thus conservation of the energy required for performance Finally another feature of many skills is for highly proficient performers to achieve their goals in minimum time4 The minimumenergy notion is deemed to reducelower which types of energysThis minimumenergy notion applies to organizing the action not only so the physiological energy costs are lower but also so the psychological or mental energy required is reduced5 What is the major contributor to the efficiency of a skilled performance A major contributor to the efficiency of skilled performance is practice6 What usually is a byproduct of speeding up performance Sloppy movements that have less certainty in terms of achieving the environmental goal7 What 3
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