Component One
Component Two - Socio-Cultural Issues & Sport Psychology

Skeletal System Exam Questions


  • 1) Give an example of a hinge joint in the body. 1 Marks



  • 2) Give an example of a ball & socket joint in the body and explain how this joint is important for performance in a sport of your choice. 2 Marks



  • 3) Protection is a function of the skeletal system. Explain how the application of this function can have a positive effect on performance when heading a ball in football. 3 Marks




  • 4) Aside from ‘protection’, explain how one other function of the skeletal system allows a netball player to produce an effective performance. 3 Marks






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