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Ch 2: PLACE Physical Education: Psychological Aspects of Physical Education

About This Chapter

Learn more about how physical activity impacts the mind using our video lessons and quizzes. This knowledge may help you answer questions on the Program for Licensing Assessments for Colorado Educators (PLACE) Physical Education exam.

PLACE Physical Education: Psychological Aspects of Physical Education - Chapter Summary

This chapter's lessons explore the role of physical activity on psychological development and help you better understand this topic as you prepare for the PLACE Physical Education exam. You will study the positive and negative psychological impacts of physical activity, such as cooperation and stress, and as a result may be able to answer test questions on the following:

  • Recognizing the influence of physical activity on psychological development
  • Examining sources of stress relating to physical activity, such as competition in sports
  • Relating physical activity to the exhibition of five social behaviors

You can use the video lessons, text transcripts and quizzes as study aids or reference tools. Timeline features attached to each video allow you to refer to only those topics you need to review more, and the quizzes assess what you have learned and help you determine if you are ready to take the actual PLACE Physical Education exam.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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