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Sports math: an introductory course in the mathematics of sports science and sports analytics

By: Minton, Roland B.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York CRC press 2017Description: xix, 256 p.ISBN: 9781498706261.Subject(s): Sports - mathematics | Mathematical statistics | Sports science | Sports analyticsDDC classification: 796.02 Summary: Sports science courses are growing in popularity. The author’s course at Roanoke College is a mix of physics, physiology, mathematics, and statistics. Many students of both genders find it exciting to think about sports. Sports problems are easy to create and state, even for students who do not live sports 24/7. Sports are part of their culture and knowledge base, and the opportunity to be an expert on some area of sports is invigorating. This should be the primary reason for the growth of mathematics of sports courses: the topic provides intrinsic motivation for students to do their best work. https://www.crcpress.com/Sports-Math-An-Introductory-Course-in-the-Mathematics-of-Sports-Science/Minton/p/book/9781498706261
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Sports science courses are growing in popularity. The author’s course at Roanoke College is a mix of physics, physiology, mathematics, and statistics. Many students of both genders find it exciting to think about sports. Sports problems are easy to create and state, even for students who do not live sports 24/7. Sports are part of their culture and knowledge base, and the opportunity to be an expert on some area of sports is invigorating. This should be the primary reason for the growth of mathematics of sports courses: the topic provides intrinsic motivation for students to do their best work.



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