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A history of boys' interscholastic athletics at Cashton High School, Cashton, Wisconsin
The purpose of this paper was to trace the development of boys' interscholastic athletics at Cashton High School, Cashton, Wisconsin. The most notable reasons for this study were to provide tangible evidence of the ...
Annual Report 1978/79
(University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Murphy Library, 1979)
Traps, Mist Nets, and Observation for Avian Population Studies: A Comparison of Methods
Birds, with their mobility and secretive habits, create problems for field biologists attempting to measure an avian population. There is variation in the conspicuousness of different species and in their susceptibility ...
Selected dimensions influencing the sport participation of seventh-grade students
This study examined the selected factors which influence youth participation in sports. Six sociological factors as well as timing accuracy were investigated to determine differences among male and female participants and ...
The theories of Jean Piaget: what they mean for special education; an educational program; the effect of self-recording and verbal praise on the reading comprehension rate of an eight year old male
The purpose in this paper was to review the literature on the theories of Jean Piaget as they relate to special education. A basic overview of Piaget's theory of intellectual development is presented. Included are his ideas ...
Survey of the benthic macroinvertebrate community of Lake Pepin and a study of the influence of various physical factors on the distribution of selected taxa
The macroinvertebrate community of Lake Pepin on the Upper Mississippi River was sampled twice during the summer of 1977 in order to determine. The taxonomic groups present and what portion of the total standing crop each ...
Analysis of proofreading methods used by sophomore language arts students
The problem in this study involved a comparison of papers written by sophomore students in a Language Arts class, using the AN%VA statistical analysis. Papers were compared after proofreading--one group proofread their own ...
Comparison of the Cardiovascular hemodynamic adaptations of angina pectoris to "second wind"
Heart rate (HR), systolic blood pressure (SBP), diastolic blood pressure (DBP ), rate-pressure product (RPP), the mean maximal MET level and the mean maximal painfree MET capacity were studied in 38 patients with ...
A comparative study of the forward pass of college quarterbacks, with and without protective equipment
The preparatory and action phases of the forward pass in football were analyzed for U.W. - La Crosse quarterbacks (N=6) under two conditions, with and without protective equipment. Cinematography was used with the speed ...
Effects of an educational program on smoking in teenage girls
A six-lesson educational smoking unit containing factual information, value clarification techniques, individual problem solving, small and large group discussion, and activity projects was designed to determine the effects ...