Accession Number:

AD0655576

Title:

COMPARISON OF TESTS OF PHYSICAL FITNESS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Report Date:

1944-03-10

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

Men tested by four physical fitness tests Army Ground Forces test, Army Air Forces test, Navy step test, and Harvard Fatigue Laboratory step test attained differing and variable ratings by the different tests. Not one of these four tests fulfills the requirements of an ideal physical fitness test. The Army Ground Forces test incorporated the largest number of good features.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE