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1

What is the name given to the plane that divides the body from left to right?

Sagittal plan

2

What is the name given the plane that divides the body from top to bottom?

Transverse plane

3

What is the name given to the plane that divides the body between front and back

Frontal plane

4

What is the name of the axis the goes through the body from left to right?

Frontal axis

5

What is the name of the axis that goes through the body from front to back

Sagittal axis

6

What is the name of the axis that goes throguh the body from top to bottom?

Vertical axis

7

A somersault is performed around which axis?

Frontal axis

8

A somersault is performed through which plane?

Sagittal plane

9

A carthweel is performed about which axis?

Sagittal axis

10

A carthweel is performed through which plane?

Frontal plane

11

A full twist jump is performed around which axis?

Vertical axis

12

A full twist jump is performed through which plane?

Transverse plane

13

What movement occurs around the frontal axis and in the sgittal plane?

A somersault

14

What movement occurs around the sagittal axis and through the frontal plane?

A cartwheel

15

What movement occurs about the vertical axis and through the transverse plane?

A full twist jump