Vaccination Types and Herd Immunity

Describe the differences between a live and dead vaccine. What are the risks associated with both vaccines? What does herd immunity mean? Research the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) website for vaccine-preventable diseases and identify the diseases that are on the rise. Desc...

Multifactorial Traits and Genetic Disorders

Select a genetic disorder caused by a single-gene trait that is multifactorial. Explain how your chosen genetic disorder is influenced by the environment. Select two diseases—one with high heritability and one with low heritability—and describe the genetic components of the diseases. In your ...

Kinesiology of kicking a soccer ball

Describe the kinesiology of kicking a soccer ball with your right leg, begin from right tow off and include as much of the kinematic chain as possible. This includes the plane, axis, osteo, arthro ,force, resistance, and control. What muscles are being used?

Risks of Fundraising

What kind of risks do fundraisers expose themselves to, and how do they go about dealing with these risks? Be specific. Explain the advantages and purposes of using a fundraising planning template in the planning of fundraising projects. This unit focused on the completion of a fundraising eve...

Sport Fundraising - effective sponsorship

Describe the components of an effective sponsorship presentation. Why is this so important? Provide an example from the world of sports of a successful corporate sponsorship. Please briefly describe this campaign.

Organizing Sport Fundraising

If you were a sport fundraiser, what kind of gifts-in-kind would you pursue? Share and discuss with your colleagues.

Conessions Menus and Phone-a-Thons

1. How would you go about selecting items for a concessions menu? List some of the items you would personally select for your local high school or college concession stand. Justify your decisions. 2. How do phone-a-thons work? Outline how you would plan and implement a phone-a-thon for your sport...

Sport Fundraising

Please explain how feasibility studies work, and give reasons for their importance for the sport fundraiser. Identify and research two matching gift programs on the Internet. Compare and contrast each.

Sport Financing

Find two college athletic booster club websites. Compare and contrast between both sites. Discuss the seven steps in the establishment of Sport Support Groups (SSG).

Creating a quality thesis statement

Creating a quality thesis statement is possibly the most critical aspect to writing a quality paper, essay, and answering a comprehensive examination question. Please provide some best practices for writing a quality thesis statement and then create a thesis statement for the following topic: perfo...

Sports Fundraising

1. Briefly discuss the 7 tasks in the acronym "POSDCRB". Why are these tasks essential to become a successful fundraiser? 2. Please discuss the importance of the modern fundraiser's knowledge and use of the Internet in sports fundraising today.

First Aid: Possible Concussion

You are on a hike with several friends and family members. About 5 miles along the trail you stop for lunch beside a river, where a friend's daughter is climbing on rocks at the water's edge. Her foot slips on a mossy patch, and she falls and strikes her head on a rock. Immediately an adult in the p...

First Aid: Tornado

It is late Saturday afternoon, and you have been so busy doing household chores you have barely noticed the thunderstorm moving in from the west. You glance out a window and see the sky is turning black. You remember you left the car windows open and go out to raise them before the rain starts, and ...

First Aid Scenario: Pills

With your young son, Danny, you are visiting a friend at her home. Danny has been playing with a toy truck on the floor, which he now pushed down the hallway into the bathroom. You start to get up to bring him back but your friend says, "That's okay, there's nothing in there he can get into." With n...

First aid for senior with hypothermia

After several days of bitterly cold weather, you wonder how your elderly neighbor is coping with the cold, so you stop by his house. You have to ring the door several times before he answers, and when you step inside, it feels very cold inside the house. You ask why it is so cold, and he mumbles tha...

Benefits and Risks of Sport Sponsorship

What are the benefits and risks for an organization when entering into the following types of sport sponsorship agreements: Governing-body sponsorships, team sponsorships, athlete sponsorships, facility sponsorship, and event sponsorship?

First Aid:Laceration, Cuts, & Bleeding

You receive a call that a worker in the shipping department is injured. You grab the first aid kit and arrive at the scene within a minute. The injured man is holding a bloody rag wrapped around his hand. He says he was using a box cutter, which slipped and made a gash in his palm. He unwraps the ra...

First Aid Scenario

You are called to the scene where a man is lying unresponsive on the floor. Someone has already called 911. You know where an AED is located in the building, and you send someone for it as you check the victim for normal breathing. The victim is not breathing, and you begin CPR starting with chest c...

First Aid: CPR & Choking steps for helping

A. What are the steps to conducting adult, child and infant CPR? B. What are the differences in each type of CPR? C. What are the correct steps to helping a choking victim?

First Aid: Unresponsive Victim

You come across an unresponsive victim, who is breathing, and shows no signs of suspected spinal injury. What position should you put them in? Why is this important, and what steps would you take to get them in that position?

Sociology in Religion and Sports: explanation of similarities between Chinese and Native American's approaches to religion and how they influence sport participation and the messages that are given in each cultural setting. It also describes why so few athletes are considered change agents in society, and the factors that interfere with them playing this role in society. Examples are provided.

1.) Religious beliefs in China and religious beliefs among Native Americans are difficult to separate from beliefs about the material world. Explain the similarities between these two approaches to religion and how they might influence sport participation and the meanings that are given to it in eac...

Sociology in Sports: solution discusses if all students should be asked to pay an increased student fee to pay for athletic programs or if athletic programs should be turned into club sports, a cheaper alternative. It also discusses political issues that affect youth sports, giving examples

1. The intercollegiate sport programs at your school are in bad financial shape. Because of large losses, the students have been asked to increase their student fees by $100 per semester to maintain the programs. If the fee increase does not pass, all the intercollegiate sport programs will be dropp...

Sociology in Sports: what sports might look like in 2020 as a result of globalization. It also discusses if it makes sense for cities and states to continue to subsidize stadiums, and whether of not the media and television have corrupted sports.

You have been asked by a major "think tank" to serve as a consultant on a project that is trying to predict what sports may look like from a global perspective in the year 2020. What would you predict about the globalization of sports over the next decade? Explain the basis for your predictions. ...

Sport Sociology: intimidation as a strategy, women in sports

1. The use of intimidation as a strategy is now common in certain sports. Explain why this has occurred and provide examples to show how athletes use intimidation as a strategy. Also explain what can be done to control the use of this strategy. 2. On the one hand, sports can provide women with pa...