PED Lecture Study Guide Exam 2

PED Lecture Study Guide Exam 2 - PED 100 Study Guide Free...

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PED 100 Study Guide Free Weights Vs. Weight Machines : Free weights can be dangerous without a spotter, yet the most effective method of training. Weight machines are better and easier isolation of a certain muscle, but have limited exercise. Chronic Muscle Soreness: Stretching and Flexibility Stretching: Flexibility: The range of motion in a joint or groups of joints Prevents low back injury Body alignment Enhances sport skills Graceful and efficient movement Reduction of joint pain Slows down pathological aging process -Factors that determine flexibility: structure and muscle elasticity and strength and nervous system activity. -Muscle tissue is the key to developing flexibility because muscles they can be stretched. -We need enough flexibility to allow us to move effectively and maintain and relaxed balanced alignment. Body Composition: Essential Body Fat: lipids. 30% of your diet. It is a source of energy. BMI (Body Mass Index):
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course PED 100 taught by Professor Rice during the Spring '08 term at Missouri State University-Springfield.

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