TITLE

Sweating--the details

AUTHOR(S)
Borowski, Leon
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Oct98, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the incorporation of exercise and dehydration in several chemistry concepts relevant to athletes and persons who exercise. What creates physiological stress on the body; How these stresses can be dealt with; Information on contraction of muscles during exercise; Why the cooling rate of sweat is less in a humid environment; How much water an athlete lose; Effects of dehydration; Physiological effects of dehydration. INSET: Sample problems.
ACCESSION #
1118766

 

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