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Annual Report 1991/92
(University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Murphy Library, 1992)
Comparison of specific, variable/blocked, and variable/random practice schedules for the retention and transfer performance of college males in a basketball jump-shooting task
College males (N = 22, mean age = 21.3) were randomly assigned into 3 groups (SP, VB, VR) and practiced under specific, variableJblocked, and variableJrandom schedules respectively, performing 5 sets of 45 jump-shots ...
A study examining the impact of drug abuse resistance education (D.A.R.E.) and a comparison group in a rural setting
ROTH, C. J. A study examininayion of the impact of drug abuse resistance education (D.A.R.E.) and a comparison group in a rural setting. MPH in Community Health Education, 1992, 112pp. (R. D. Duquette). This research ...
Lodging in La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1880s
The following is a study of the phenomenon of lodging in La Crosse between 1880 and 1890. Using historical, visual and quantitative evidence, it will examine patterns of distribution, ethnic and occupational factors, ...
Alternatives to ability grouping students for reading instruction in the elementary school
How to group students effectively for reading instruction in the elementary school is a decision every teacher or every school district must make. The purpose of this paper was to review literature on ability grouping ...
The effects of a ten-week step aerobic training program on the body composition of college-aged women
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of a 10-week step aerobic training program on the body composition of college-aged women (mean age - 19.6 yrs). Forty-six apparently healthy females between the ages ...
Assessment of self-reported alcohol use and the general well- being of college students
Surveys, including estimates of typical weekly alcohol use and DUpuy's General Well-Being Schedule (GWBS), were randomly mailed to undergraduate, degree-seeking students at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse during the ...
The energy cost of women walking with and without hand weights while performing rhythmic arm movements
Sixteen female Ss (30-59 yrs) volunteered to walk at 3.0 mph, normal walk (NW), while performing arm movements to the shoulder level of excursion (SLE) and head level of excursion (HLE), with no weight (0-), 1 lb (I-), ...
The relationship between heart rate and rate of perceived exertion among phase II cardiac rehabilitation patients with various modes of exercise
The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between heart rate (HR) and rate of perceived exertion (RPE) among phase II cardiac rehabilitation patients with various modes of exercise. 100 subjects were ...
Implementation of the writing portfolio in a first grade classroom
Teachers need an assessment tool for writing that yields more than a single score such as that produced by a standardized test. The assessment tool needs to reveal a range of skills and understandings, support instructional ...