MLS League Statistics

Posted: February 13, 2011 in math
Soccer is a topic that really interests and it was like I was born to right about this topic.  In the game of soccer sometimes you don’t even notice the math in the game.  Anyways here is the statistics for you to look at.
1.  How can soccer create a healthier life for yourself?
2.  How does soccer relate to math? explain
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  1. 17tanaka says:

    1. Describe a connection between math and soccer?

    In math, there is usually counting needed, and also in soccer, you need to count how many goals were made for both teams so then we could know which team lost or won.

    2. How does soccer relate to math? explain

    In soccer, you need to count how many goals were made in your team and the other team to know which team lost or won.

    Jordan, both questions are the same meaning….

  2. Deeva says:

    1. How can soccer create a healthier life for yourself?
    By exercising and running around soccer creates a healthier life for yourself. Also, by learning to be with other people and cooperate with each other is very healthy for you.

    2. How does soccer relate to math? explain
    Soccer is all about math. Counting goals to figure out who wins, the amount of time left in the game, calcualting how far you should pass from your team mates are all examples of how soccer is all about math.

  3. 17shahra says:

    1.) Describe a connection between math and soccer?

    The connection between math and soccer is that soccer involves statistics and counting. Counting because of score keeping.

    2.) Math relates to soccer because (like question 1) score keeping. This important in the game because that is what decides which team has won or lost.

  4. Arushi says:

    1. How can soccer create a healthier life for yourself?

    Soccer involves sprinting, stretching, jumping. Therefore, it improves stamina, flexibility and muscle tone. Also, this is a team sport. So, by playing this sport, our team spirit can improve.

    2. How does soccer relate to math? explain

    Soccer is related to math in many ways. Let us look at a few examples:

    1. To mark the soccer field, we have to find the area A = L x W
    2. To make the half way line, we will have to divide the area in half.
    3. Number of team mates in a team (11)
    4. Number of goals that each team has shot
    5. The angle from which the penalty kick is shot
    6. Duration of the game (90mins.)

  5. Kai Toews says:

    1. How can soccer create a healthier life for yourself?
    Soccer is a physical activity, so enough of it will get you enough exercise to burn calories. I f you burn calories you do not get fat. To be in good shape means that you are healthy. If you eat too much and don’t get physical exercise, you will not be in good shape.
    2. How does soccer relate to math? explain
    Soccer directly relates to math because of statistics. Goals, averages, assists, minutes, timeouts. They are all about math and counting and dividing.

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