Classification of Skill

  • Created by: AliceTori
  • Created on: 09-04-17 15:16

1. What is a discrete skill?

  • A skill that has a clear beginning and end, has a short time duration for completion, must be started again to repeat the skill
  • A skill that has no clear beginning or end, has a set order or sequence for each subroutine
  • A skill that has an extended time duration, where one movement is the beginning of the next
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2. In which skill can the subroutines be easily identified and practiced in isolation?

  • Discrete skill
  • Low organisation
  • High organisation
  • Externally paced

3. The characteristics of a skilled performance are:

  • Aesthetically pleasing, consistent, efficient, fluent, accurate, controlled, economaical
  • Influent, Inaccurate, Inconsistent
  • Un co-ordinated, Effective, Accurate,Efficient

4. A gross skill uses small muscle groups, small muscle movement while accuracy and precision are vital

  • False
  • True

5. What is a practical example of an open skill?

  • Forward roll in gymnastics
  • Tackling in any game play situation
  • Slap hit in hockey
  • Serve in tennis


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