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Basketball (The Science of Arcs): Sports Lab Series

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This title is a part of the series Sports Lab Series

Catalogue Number:  BTE112
Producer:  Breakthrough Entertainment
Subject:  Career Education, Character Education, Health and Medicine, Science, Social Studies, Sports
Language:  English
Grade Level:  3 - 5, 6 - 8, 9 - 12
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2015
Running Time:  11
Closed Captions:  Yes

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Young basketball star Ahriahna joins Nykeem in the gym and learns that the air under pressure in a basketball is what makes it bounce, and how gravity and force work together for successful shots. Guest pro Myck gives them pointers on free throws and dribbling while Dr. Heather explains how arc in a shot helps sink the shot. Also includes the history of basketball and information about how sweating helps us when we exert energy.

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