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Student Activity - Measuring grip strength

Activity idea

In this activity, students examine and graph data for a sample of people tested for grip strength when the wrist is held at different angles.

By the end of this activity, students should be able to:

  • investigate the effect of wrist position on grip strength
  • interpret and graph data.

Download the Word file (see link above) for:

  • introduction/background notes
  • what you need
  • what to do
  • extension idea
  • student handout.


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