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Pedometer Knowledge Quiz

Purpose of Activity:

To assess students knowledge of pedometer use.

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Pedometer Assessment Quiz

1. What does a pedometer measure?

2. Where on your waist does your pedometer belong?

3. How many steps should you try to get in during one full day? _____________

4. How far is that in miles (referring to Qu. 3)? _____________

5. How far is 2,000 steps in terms of miles?_____________

Submitted by Angie Wutke who teaches at Killearn Lakes Elementary in Tallahassee, FL. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 7/26/2005.
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Pedometer Knowledge Quiz

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Thrusday 19, 2009
How wodnderful using pedometer for walking. Using pedometer during activities increase phiscial activities and reduce body massive index ( BMI ) and blood pressure.

caitlin pryce

this is a really good idea to inform eople about fittness

Betty Novotney, PE 3-6 Grade

Excellent summary questions for Pedometer use. I used it during Pedometer Week ( short week - 3 day use). It was a team project in competition w/ other classes as to # of steps traveled and finding a destination that they were able to travel to with the steps/distance achieved.

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