Sports are Entertaining and Fun Essay

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Sports are Entertaining and Fun

Sports in society today can be entertaining to watch and also fun to play for both men and women of all ages. I am a person that takes sports very seriously in my life. I enjoy playing sports as much as I enjoy watching them on television. I started playing baseball when I was seven years old, and played up until I graduated high school. I also played basketball from fifth grade to a junior in high school. I think that I am so involved in sports because my family takes sports very seriously, and they got me involved in them at an early age. My Dad, Mom, brothers and cousins have all been active members of sports throughout their lives. We all enjoy doing anything involved with sports. It could be
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I want to find out which sports are the most popular overall by men and women. I want to find out how men and women react when they are watching their favorite sporting event on television, or in person. I want to see if they get really excited during the game, or if they just sit there and watch closely. I want to see what traditions or pre-game rituals that people have before watching or participating in a sport. I want to find out what sports people played in high school, and if they are still involved with that sport in any way today.

The three primary research methods that I chose were: surveys, interviews, and observations. I thought that these three primary research methods would be the most beneficial in finding out most of the answers to all of my questions. I made a survey of ten questions related to sports. Some of the basic questions that I asked were: What is your gender? How well do you like sports? Did you play sports in high school? Do you watch sports on television? Some of the more in depth questions that I asked were: When watching your favorite sporting event, how excited do you get? What is your favorite sport to play? What is your favorite sport to watch on television, if any? Have you ever been to a professional sporting event? How many hours of sports, on average a week do you watch? Do you think that sports are primarily for
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