2019, Vol. 4, Issue 1
Study of motor fitness components of rural and urban school going students
Author(s): Parveen Dhayal and Dr. Ashok Kumar
The main aim of this study is to know the motor fitness level of rural and urban school going students of Haryana state. 50 Rural and 50 Urban boys students of the class 8th to 12th studying in different schools district Rohtak and Sonipat of Haryana were selected as subject for this study. The Barrow Motor ability test battery was selected for testing the motor ability of students which included agility, explosive power, hand-eye coordination, arm and shoulder co-ordination, strength and speed. The data collected was analyzed statistically to find out the mean differences scores of the rural and urban subjects. The mean, Standard deviation and t-test were used for analyze the data. This different test was at the 0.05 level of significance. The results of study showed that there is no significance difference between rural and urban boys students in Zig-Zag run, Wall pass, 60 Yards Dash, Softball throw, and Medicine Ball put and significance difference between rural and urban boys students of Rohtak and Sonipat district of Haryana in Standing Broad Jump.
Pages: 245-247 | 237 Views 12 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Parveen Dhayal and Dr. Ashok Kumar. Study of motor fitness components of rural and urban school going students. International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education. 2019; 4(1): 245-247.