Motor Learning Review Test 3: Question Preview (ID: 492)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled MOTOR LEARNING REVIEW TEST 3: Reviews Chapters 8-10. To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

In relation to attention, _____________ is used when people attend to cues or information in the environment
a) external focus b) internal focus c) narrow focus d) broad focus
The activation, or excitement, of the central nervous system, which varies from extremely low to extremely high levels is
a) anxiety b) arousal c) excitement d) bipolarity
A practice schedule in which the amount of rest between practice attempts is relatively shorter than the amount of time spent practicing.
a) varied practice b) blocked practice c) massed practice d) distributed practice
Targets for performance improvement that focus on the quality of the movement production
a) process goals b) outcome goals c) blocked practice d) varied goals
The belief that humans can concentrate on only a limited amount of information at one time; restrains teh ability to process information.
a) short-term memory b) short-term sensory stores c) long-term memory d) limited attentional capacity
A practice procedure that involves the demonstration of a skill for the person who is trying to learn the skill
a) modeling b) observational learning c) demonstrations d) guidance
A type of part practice in which the difficulty of some aspect of the target skill is reduced
a) part practice b) segmentation c) simulator d) simplification
_____ explain(s) the contextual interference effect by suggeting that the learner forgets task A to do task B, and then has to relearn or replan task A the next time it is needed.
a) Forgetting hypotheses b) Short-term memory c) Desirable difficulties d) Retrieval forgettal
Choose a practice structure that would be appropriate for shooting 150 freethrows.
a) blocked practice b) random practice c) constant practice d) varied practice
______ is augmented feedback that provides information about the quality of movement the performer produced.
a) extrinsic feedback b) knowledge of results c) intrinsic feedback d) knowledge of performance
Play Games with the Questions above at
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit and enter game ID number: 492 in the upper right hand corner at or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register