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variability of practice

repeatedly practicing the same skill impedes practice performance but enhances the learning of the skill

2

fading knowledge of results

a decrease of knowledge results given to an individual during a practice session

3

learning difficult skills

important for successful participation in exercise, sport and athletic competition

4

task difficulty

level of a motor problem an individual must resolve to complete a task

5

paradox principle

relationship of task difficulty and quality performance

6

motor control

understanding mechanism by which the nervous system coordinates body movements

7

study of neuroanatomy and motor control theories if fundamental to

understand motor control

8

closed-loop theory

-sensory information received during movement
-enhances accuracy
-lacks speed

9

open-loop theory

-movement is preplanned
-faster movements
-modifications to movement cannot be made

10

modifications of equipment, games, and playing environment

process of scaling