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2. Difficulty refers to whether the skill is simple or complex

  • True
  • False

3. The difference between a serial skill and a continuous skill is that

  • a serial skill could be running whereas a continuous skill could be catching a ball in cricket
  • serial skills have discrete elements which are put together to make a sequence whereas a continuous skill has no beginning or end and must be repeated to be meaningful
  • a serial skill has a clear beginning and end whereas a continuous skill has no clear beginning or end

4. What is a subroutine?

  • Individual part of a gymnastics routine
  • An individual part to a movement skill
  • The routine performed after the main routine

5. Which of the following statements are correct?

  • Closed skills are not affected by the environment because they are always performed inside
  • Open skills involve decision making and are affected by the environment whereas closed skills are not affected by the environment and the same performance takes place every time.
  • Closed skills can be affected by external factors and open skills are examples of a habitual response


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