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Physical Fitness Activities For Latter-Day Saint Missionaries, Robert R. Hughes Jan 1972

Physical Fitness Activities For Latter-Day Saint Missionaries, Robert R. Hughes

Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to construct a physical fitness program for the needs of full-time missionaries of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Two groups, a control and experimental, were selected from the missionaries entering the Language Training Mission on February 16, 1972. The experimental group, consisting of thirty-two subjects, participated in a structured physical fitness class for seven weeks. The control group, consisting of twenty students, participated in no structured program. Each group took a pre- and post-test consisting of four strength factor tests and Cooper's twelve-minute run.

Findings of the study suggested no ...


Variability Of Cardiorespiratory Responses To A Standardized Submaximal Treadmill Test On Successive Days, Kenneth Paul Klipp Jan 1972

Variability Of Cardiorespiratory Responses To A Standardized Submaximal Treadmill Test On Successive Days, Kenneth Paul Klipp

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


A Comparison Of Reaction Times Of High And Low Level Fitness Groups Before, During And After Treadmill Exercise, Robert Bruce Bergstrom Jan 1972

A Comparison Of Reaction Times Of High And Low Level Fitness Groups Before, During And After Treadmill Exercise, Robert Bruce Bergstrom

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


Home Recreational Activities And The Effect They Have In A Family Home Evening Program, Dwight Rees Butikofer Jan 1971

Home Recreational Activities And The Effect They Have In A Family Home Evening Program, Dwight Rees Butikofer

Theses and Dissertations

The problem in this study was to investigate the effect that home recreational activities have on the attitudes of family members toward a family home evening program. A questionnaire was constructed to gather data regarding these attitudes. The questionnaire was then administered randomly to 250 families residing in Sharon East, Sharon West, Provo, and Provo East Stakes in Provo, Utah. All of the families were members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, were families of one or more children and held regular family home evening.

The findings indicate that the children had a more positive attitude toward ...


A Comparative Study Of The Relative Levels Of Physical Fitness Of Male Lds Missionaries Who Are Commencing And Those Just Concluding Their Missionary Service, Wilford J. Hoglund Jan 1971

A Comparative Study Of The Relative Levels Of Physical Fitness Of Male Lds Missionaries Who Are Commencing And Those Just Concluding Their Missionary Service, Wilford J. Hoglund

Theses and Dissertations

The problem of this study was to determine the relative levels of physical fitness of male L.D.S. Missionaires who were commencing and those just concluding their missionary service. The study was conducted with 50 randomly chosen subjects in each group.

The following conclusions were drawn based on the findings of the study:
1. Returning missionaries were found to have experienced a significant decrease at the .01 level in the following areas: leg and back strength, total strength score, strength quotient, total seconds ran, total endurance score and over-all fitness score.
2. Returning missionaries increased in gripping strength at ...


A Review Of Statements Made By Certain Leaders Of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints Which Refer To Various Objectives, Activities, And Desirable Experiences Inherent In Well Organized And Properly Conducted Physical Education And Recreation Programs, G. Newton Deshazo Jan 1971

A Review Of Statements Made By Certain Leaders Of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints Which Refer To Various Objectives, Activities, And Desirable Experiences Inherent In Well Organized And Properly Conducted Physical Education And Recreation Programs, G. Newton Deshazo

Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to locate and examine statements within the writings and recorded speeches of certain leaders of the L.D.S. Church which refer to various objectives, activities, and desirable experiences inherent in well organized and properly conducted physical education and recreation programs.
Data dating from 1830 through 1969 were gathered from the resources and through the services provided by the historical libraries of the L.D.S. Church and Brigham Young University. Available biographical and historical information was presented to denote circumstances possibly influencing the statement itself, the significance of the statement, or the intent ...


The Immediate Effect Of Swimming And Track Competition On Blood Ph Values, James B. Knott Jan 1971

The Immediate Effect Of Swimming And Track Competition On Blood Ph Values, James B. Knott

Masters Theses

The purpose of the study was to investigate the changes associated with blood pH and different exercise work loads during competition. Finger tip blood samples (1 milliliter), were obtained from 33 male subjects from the varsity swimming and track teams of Eastern Illinois University. The samples were taken prior to exercise and between three and seven and one half minutes after cessation of the event. The blood samples were analyzed with a Radiometer Micro Blood pH Unit. The subjects were chosen on the basis of the events in which they competed. The swimming subjects competed in the 100, 200, 500 ...


The Effects Of A Ten Week Jogging And Running Program On An Obese Subject, Michael J. Conroy Jan 1971

The Effects Of A Ten Week Jogging And Running Program On An Obese Subject, Michael J. Conroy

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


A Comparison Of Two Methods Of Running To First Base, Leon Campbell Jan 1971

A Comparison Of Two Methods Of Running To First Base, Leon Campbell

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


A Comparison Of Circulorespiratory Responses To Weight-Supported And Non Weight-Supported Exercises In Moderately Obese Subjects, Charles G. Brown Jan 1971

A Comparison Of Circulorespiratory Responses To Weight-Supported And Non Weight-Supported Exercises In Moderately Obese Subjects, Charles G. Brown

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


Explosive Muscular Power, Reaction Time, And Running Speed Within And Between College Athletes And Non-Athletes, Willie Clyde Jackson Jan 1971

Explosive Muscular Power, Reaction Time, And Running Speed Within And Between College Athletes And Non-Athletes, Willie Clyde Jackson

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Effects Of Warm-Up Duration On The Physiological Responses Of Trained Runners To A Strenuous Treadmill Test, David Eldon Fix Jan 1971

The Effects Of Warm-Up Duration On The Physiological Responses Of Trained Runners To A Strenuous Treadmill Test, David Eldon Fix

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Effect Of A 12-Week Progressive Jogging Program On Selected Physiological And Psychological Parameters Of An Obese Subject, Howard Thomas Boward Jan 1971

The Effect Of A 12-Week Progressive Jogging Program On Selected Physiological And Psychological Parameters Of An Obese Subject, Howard Thomas Boward

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


A Cinematographic Analysis Of The Hecht Dismount On The Horizontal Bar, Antone Bruce Capitao Jan 1970

A Cinematographic Analysis Of The Hecht Dismount On The Horizontal Bar, Antone Bruce Capitao

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Effect Of Rope Jumping On Cardio-Respiratory Fitness Of High School Students, Yoshio Kobayashi Jan 1969

The Effect Of Rope Jumping On Cardio-Respiratory Fitness Of High School Students, Yoshio Kobayashi

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


An Investigation Of Handwriting Traits, Colleen Ann Petty Jan 1968

An Investigation Of Handwriting Traits, Colleen Ann Petty

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Relationship Of Outward Rotation Of The Humerus To Baseball Throwing Velocity, Hollister L. Sandstead Jan 1968

The Relationship Of Outward Rotation Of The Humerus To Baseball Throwing Velocity, Hollister L. Sandstead

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Relationship Of Strength In Selected Muscle Groups To Agility And Forearm Performance Time, Val Gene Mcpeak Jan 1967

The Relationship Of Strength In Selected Muscle Groups To Agility And Forearm Performance Time, Val Gene Mcpeak

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Effect Of Selected Motor Activities On The Social Adjustment And Motor Educability Of Educable Mentally Handicapped Children, Valerie S. Twenter Jan 1967

The Effect Of Selected Motor Activities On The Social Adjustment And Motor Educability Of Educable Mentally Handicapped Children, Valerie S. Twenter

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study To Determine The Fastest Pivot A Second Baseman Could Use In Completing A Double Play, Jerry Dale Smith Jan 1967

A Study To Determine The Fastest Pivot A Second Baseman Could Use In Completing A Double Play, Jerry Dale Smith

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Behavior Of Chicks On The Visual Cliff Aged 1-20 Minutes And 80-100 Minutes, Denny Sam Mehner Aug 1966

The Behavior Of Chicks On The Visual Cliff Aged 1-20 Minutes And 80-100 Minutes, Denny Sam Mehner

All Master's Theses

The specific problem of the present experiment was to investigate the relationship between the discrimination of visual depth perception and the time of locomotion.


A Study To Determine The Effects Of Extraneous Visual Cues On The Accuracy Of Shooting A Basketball, William L. Geurin Jan 1966

A Study To Determine The Effects Of Extraneous Visual Cues On The Accuracy Of Shooting A Basketball, William L. Geurin

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Effect Of Overload Warm-Up On The Accuracy Of Throwing A Twelve-Inch Softball, Ronald Eugene Creek Jan 1964

The Effect Of Overload Warm-Up On The Accuracy Of Throwing A Twelve-Inch Softball, Ronald Eugene Creek

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Influence Of Dance On Ability To Jump In Basketball, Neveta Salmons Jan 1964

The Influence Of Dance On Ability To Jump In Basketball, Neveta Salmons

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


The Effect Of Gymnastic Routines On Blood Pressure And Pulse Rate, Robert Ferguson Jan 1964

The Effect Of Gymnastic Routines On Blood Pressure And Pulse Rate, Robert Ferguson

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


An Investigation Of Motor Ability Tests With Application To The Battery Used By The Department Of Physical Education For Women At Eastern Illinois University, Lois Ann Loveland Jan 1964

An Investigation Of Motor Ability Tests With Application To The Battery Used By The Department Of Physical Education For Women At Eastern Illinois University, Lois Ann Loveland

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


A Test Construction Study Of Sport-Type Motor Educability For College Men., Arthur R. Adams Jan 1954

A Test Construction Study Of Sport-Type Motor Educability For College Men., Arthur R. Adams

LSU Historical Dissertations and Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The Relationship Of Performance In Certain Generally Accepted Tests Of Physical Fitness To Circulatory - Respiratory Capacity Of Normal College Men., Walter L. Russell Jan 1953

A Study Of The Relationship Of Performance In Certain Generally Accepted Tests Of Physical Fitness To Circulatory - Respiratory Capacity Of Normal College Men., Walter L. Russell

LSU Historical Dissertations and Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study Of Interscholastic Sports Officiating In The United States, John Martel May 1952

A Study Of Interscholastic Sports Officiating In The United States, John Martel

Health, Exercise, and Sports Sciences ETDs

The purpose of this study is to ascertain the interscholastic football and basketball sports officiating practices in the United States by (1) determining to what extent the various states certify officials, (2) what the requirements are for certification, (3) the methods of selecting officials for athletic contests, (4) the types of control the state athletic associations exert over officials regarding officials' appeals, conduct of officials, penalties for violations and settlement of disputes, (5) how the officials and the schools are rated, (6) the fees paid to the officials, (7) and the preparation made by officials who officiate interscholastic athletic contests.