1. What is a REVOLUTION?
What is a RADIAN?
What is the difference?
2. What is the RIGHT HAND RULE?
3a. What is ANGULAR DISTANCE?
1. ONE REVOLUTION is equals the path length associated with circumference of one
complete circle. These units of angular posit
WHAT IS BIOMECHANICS?
The science that combines classic mechanical physics and working knowledge of anatomy,
to evaluate, and hopefully improve upon movement patterns of living things.
WHAT ARE THE TWO PRIMARY GOALS OF BIOMECHANICS?
1. Performance Movemen
BIOMECHANICS: CHAPTER 2: QUALITATIVE V. QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS
QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS: Technique in which no numeric data are utilized to assess activity
Naked eye assessment or via playback
Requirement of understanding basic quantitative concepts importa
1. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN KINEMATICS & KINETICS?
KINEMATICS: is the description of human motion in terms of position, velocity and acceleration.
These three variables describe the quality of the motion resulting from forces produced by the
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BIOMECHANICS: Science that combines classic mechanical physics and working knowledge of
anatomy, to evaluate, and hopefully improve upon movement patterns of living
BIOMECHANICS for problem solving & measuremen