IGCSE Physical Education Paper-1: Specimen Questions with Answers 169 - 172 of 256

Question 169

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Global events create huge interest. Example and benefits

Explanation

Olympic games.

Benefits are:

1) It raises profile of the country.

2) It is a long term benefit and also short term economic growth.

Question 170

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Benefits of attending an after school activity for a young person?

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Following are the benefits: -

  1. Weight control
  2. Problem-solving skills
  3. Self-esteem
  4. Social competence
  5. Academic achievement

Question 171

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Describe: (i) Leisure (ii) Recreation

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(i) Leisure is “free time when you’re not meeting social or bodily needs”. Social needs are things like work and chores. Bodily needs are mainly eating and sleeping. Most people spend the rest of their time doing some form of recreation.

(ii) Recreation is “something you do in your leisure time because you want to”. Recreation can be exercise based, but it is different to sport. Sport is always played to win and has set rules.

Question 172

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Towards the end of the last century many sports became professional. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of moving from amateur to a professional.

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Many sports became professional towards the end of last century, it has its own pros and cons. An individual has felt advantages as well as disadvantages too of moving from being an amateur to being a professional.

Advantages: - (i) Playing has now turned profession.

(ii) Sports is now holding major part of economy.

(iii) Sports has bring world together

Disadvantages: - (i) Professionals play just for fame and money

(ii) Not everyone can directly participate in any game.

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