Critical Cues Help First-Grade Students' Achievement in Handstands and Forward Rolls
- DIFFERENTIATION OF FLUID, VISUAL, AND SIMULTANEOUS COGNITIVE TASKS. Cole, Jason C.; Fasnacht-Hill, Lisa A.; Robinson, Scorr K.; Cordahi, Caroline // Psychological Reports;Dec2001, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p541
Focuses on the differentiation of the constructs of fluid reasoning and spatial visualization and the construct of simultaneous processing by various cognitive assessment batteries. Conduction of factor analyses of subtest scores from six cognitive tasks; Presentation of results; implications...
- AGILITY PSYCH. // Journal of Pure Power;Jul2011, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p69
The article offers information on the agility of athletes in Australia. It highlights the need of athletes to know about training their perceptions if their sport requires agility. It depicts the plan of a group of scientists from the University of Ballarat and the Canberra Raiders Rugby League...
- Cardiac surgery during infancy associated with cognitive, motor delays. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Apr2010, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p42
This article discusses a study on the link between cardiac surgery in infants and cognitive and motor delays during early childhood.
- RELACIJE KOGNITIVNIH SPOSOBNOSTI I KOORDINACIJE U RITMU. Tumin, Dušanka; Madić, Dejan; Popović, Boris // Sport Mont;sep2012, Issue 34-36, p94
According to many authors who have studied the relations of cognitive and motor skills (Ismail, MadiÄ‡), there is a relationship between these two anthropological spaces. Motor skill is related with cognitive factor, especially in these tasks which have unusual rhythmic structure where speed...
- Postural dynamics in maximal isometric ramp efforts. Bouisset, Simon; Le Bozec, Serge; Ribreau, Christian // Biological Cybernetics;2002, Vol. 87 Issue 3, p211
A global biomechanical model of transient push efforts is proposed where transient efforts are taken into consideration, with the aim to examine in greater depth the postural adjustments associated with voluntary efforts. In this context, the push effort is considered as a perturbation of...
- motor control. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1497
An encyclopedia entry for "motor control," which refers to the neural and biomechanical basis of planned and coordinated movement, is presented.
- EFFECT OF ADDED MASS ON HUMAN UNIPEDAL HOPPING. Austin, Gary P.; Garrett, Gladys E.; Tiberio, David // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Jun2002 Part 1, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p834
Examines the effects of mass added on unipedal hopping of adults. Alterations in the angular kinematics of lower extremity; Increase in hopping period and hip flexion; Evaluation on the biomechanical performance of lower extremities.
- Examining the Relationship of the Role Category Questionnaire to Measures of Intelligence. Allen, Mike; Mabry, Edward A.; Preiss, Raymond G. // Journal of Social Behavior & Personality;Mar97, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p129
Past research demonstrates equivocal results when considering the relationship between cognitive complexity and cognitive performance. This investigation, using confirmatory factor analysis, tests the relationship between measures of cognitive performance and the Role Category Questionnaire...
- Cognitive, Perceptual-Speed, and Psychomotor Determinants of Individual Differences During Skill Acquisition. Ackerman, Phillip L.; Cianciolo, Anna T. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Applied;Dec2000, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p259
The authors describe a series of experiments that explore 3 major ability determinants of individual differences in skill acquisition in the context of prior theory (e.g., P. L. Ackerman, 1988) and subsequent empirical and theoretical research. Experiment 1 assessed the predictability of...