IGCSE Physical Education Paper-1: Specimen Questions with Answers 230 - 232 of 256

Question number: 230

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Complete the table

This table of voluntary Muscles.

This Table of Voluntary Muscles.


This table is of voluntary Muscles and Main action.

In this table detail is given.

Voluntary Muscles

Main action


Raise arm forward, backward and sideways at the shoulder.


Extension of the elbow joint.


Plantar flexing the foot at the ankle joint and flexing the leg at the knee joint.

Question number: 231

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Why many very talented junior performers fail to achieve the same level of excellence when with seniority?


There may be many reasons for their failure as a senior player.

(1) If they do not take balanced diet.

(2) If they do not workout properly.

(3) If they do not practiced regularly.

(4) If they had practiced doping.

(5) If they hadn’t take care of their health.

Question number: 232

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Bruising is an injury commonly associated with contact sports. What is bruising? Give one sign or symptom of bruising.


A bruise is a common skin injury that results in a discoloration of the skin.

Initially, a fresh bruise may actually be reddish. It will then turn blue or dark purple within a few hours, then yellow or green after a few days as it heals.

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