Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science

Degree Discipline

Physical Education


The problem of this study therefore was to determine the amount of improvement made in physical fitness as measured by a series of physical fitness tests by one hundred and eighty-seven ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade high school girls. More specific purposes may be stated as : 1. to determine scores made by the ninth, tenth, eleventh and twelfth grade girls on a battery of six physical fitness tests. 2. to compare scores made at different intervals throughout the year by each group. 3. to compare scores and improvement of the various groups. 4. to determine from these comparisons the improvement made in physical fitness. 5. to use these data as a means of motivating girls to greater performance.

Committee Chair/Advisor

Hugh L. McKinnis


Prairie View A&M College


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Date of Digitization


Contributing Institution

John B Coleman Library

City of Publication

Prairie View




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