2018.05.20 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.20 CSCS Daily Study Question:

A lever has both the muscle force and resistive force acting on the same side of a fulcrum. If the lever involves the resistive force having a mechanical disadvantage…
(A) …the muscle force moment arm is longer than the resistive force moment arm
(B) …the resistive force moment arm is longer than the muscle force moment arm
(C) …the resistive force moment arm and the muscle force moment arm are the same length

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2018.05.18 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.18 CSCS Daily Study Question:

Ji-woo has been involved in rigorous aerobic endurance training for the past 8 months. As a result of her training, her maximal cardiac output has increased. Which factor contributed most to her increased cardiac output?
(A) Increased heart rate
(B) Increased respiratory rate
(C) Increased stroke volume
(D) Increased tidal volume

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2018.05.16 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.16 CSCS Daily Study Question:

ECG Waves

In the electrocardiogram reading pictured above, which of the following corresponds with heart muscle depolarization ?
(A) Section A
(B) Section B
(C) Section C
(D) Section D
(E) Section E

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2018.05.15 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.15 CSCS Daily Study Question:

One of your college athletes is taking an introduction to nutrition class. You glance at one of the questions in her textbook and it asks, “Which of the following is one of the five food groups?” As a knowledgeable strength coach, you know that the answer is…
(A) Amino Acids
(B) Eggs
(C) Meat & Beans
(D) Protein Powder

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2018.05.14 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.14 CSCS Daily Study Question:

You’re volunteering at a youth boxing match when you see one of the coaches yelling at his fighter. The coach tells the young athlete that since he lost, he doesn’t get to eat ice cream with the other fighters after the match. This is an example of __________.
(A) Negative Punishment
(B) Negative Reinforcement
(C) Positive Punishment
(D) Positive Reinforcement

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2018.05.13 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.13 CSCS Daily Study Question:

Leo is a boxer who has a big fight tonight. Throughout his career, Leo has announced to the media that he is the greatest boxer ever and will never be defeated. As a result of his bragging, Leo feels that his entire image would be destroyed if he loses. Before the fight, Leo’s heart is racing, his palms are sweating, and he feels tense. The symptoms Leo is experiencing represent __________.
(A) Cognitive Anxiety
(B) Somatic Anxiety

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2018.05.12 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.12 CSCS Daily Study Question:

Creatine Kinase Reaction

Can creatine be synthesized by the body?
(A) Yes
(B) No

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2018.05.11 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.11 CSCS Daily Study Question:

The rectus femoris is one of the major involved muscles of the low-bar back squat exercise. As an athlete performs the concentric phase of the exercise, what occurs to the sarcoplasmic concentration of calcium within the muscle fibers of the rectus femoris?
(A) Calcium concentration decreases
(B) Calcium concentration increases
(C) No change in calcium concentration

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2018.05.10 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.10 CSCS Daily Study Question:

What type of cartilage is found on the articulating surfaces of bones?
(A) Hyaline Cartilage
(B) Fibrous Cartilage

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2018.05.09 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.09 CSCS Daily Study Question:

A lack of consistent scoring by a two or more test officials is referred to as…
(A) …intersubject variability
(B) …interrater reliability
(C) …intrarater variability
(D) …intrasubject variability

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2018.05.08 CSCS Daily Study Question

2018.05.08 CSCS Daily Study Question:

cscs nsca practice questions

True or False: In general, an athlete’s systolic blood pressure is higher than her diastolic blood pressure.
(A) True
(B) False

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