Could you pass GCSE Physical Education? The following quizzes are designed to test your knowledge of the GCSE Syllabus.
Below we have separated areas of the GCSE syllabus into ‘courses’. The courses are broken down into lessons which gives a brief outline of what you need to know with simple quizzes to test your knowledge. You need to score 100% on each quiz to pass and can have as many attempts as you wish.
This course covers the skeleton and muscles for the GCSE PE syllabus. It incluides the structure and function of the skeleton, bones, types of joints, major muscles, muscle contraction, joint actions and muscle fibre types.
Go to: Musculoskeletal system >>
The cardiorespiratory system is based on the GCSE PE syllabus and covers the heart, lungs and circulation including pathway of air, gaseous exchange, blood vessels, structure and function of the heart.
Go to: Cardiovascular system >>
This section covers the body’s energy systems, aerobic respiration, anaerobic respiration, oxygen debt and recovery as well as the short and long term effects of exercise on the body.
Movement analysis covers the basics of level systems, joint actions and understanding how body moves from a biomechanical point of view.
Go to: Movement Analysis >>
GCSE PE Sports Psychology covers skill classification, goal setting, guidance and feedback as well as mental preparation for sport.
Go to: Sports Psychology >>
This section covers commercialism of physical activity and sport, ehtical and cultural issues as well as engagement patterns of social groups.
Go to: Socio-cultural Influences >>
This section looks at the consequences of an inactive or sedentry lifestyle, energy use, diet, nutrition and hydration in sport and physical activity.