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stopwatch

[′stäp‚wäch]
(horology)
A watch that can be started or stopped at will by pressing a small button; used to measure elapsed time.
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Read all about how this stopwatch helped monitor the Eagle's fuel levels and its ultimate fate in this article by WatchTime Middle East .
For question number 1: "It is easy to use.", 90 strongly agreed, 57 agreed, 12 disagreed, and 2 strongly disagreed for stopwatch; and 92 strongly agreed, 58 agreed, 6 disagreed, and 5 strongly disagreed for timer.
Scale of assessments 7th and 8th grades: Speed Points and range of values 1 2 3 4 5 Plate Tapping >26- 25- 24- 23- 22- (seconds) 26.99 25.99 24.99 23.99 22.99 Stopwatch Right >32 31 30 29 28 (hundred of seconds) Left >32 31 30 29 28 5 X 5 Shuttle >17- 16- 15- 14- 13- Run (seconds) 17.99 16.99 15.99 14.99 13.99 Speed Points and range of values 6 7 8 9 10 Plate Tapping 21- 20- 19- 18- <17- (seconds) 21.99 20.99 19.99 18.99 17.99 Stopwatch Right 27 26 25 24 <23 (hundred of seconds) Left 27 26 25 24 <23 5 X 5 Shuttle 12- 11- <10- 9- <8- Run (seconds) 12.99 11.99 10.99 9.99 8.99 According to the scales, the performances were converted into points, which had determined the value group in which each pupil of the experimental group was a part.
On the other hand, Gear Fit sports a 1.84 curved Super AMOLED screen with 432x128p resolutions and boasts of HeartRate sensor, fitness related applications such as Pedometer, exercise app, HeartRate monitor, sleep, stopwatch, timer, notifications (SNS, Call, E-mail, Apps), schedule, Smart Relay, Media Control and water-and-dust resistant IP67 certification.
Let go and start the stopwatch. Time how long it takes for your board to reach the bottom of the ramp.
"But the reason why I love this sport so much is because you can't cheat yourself, there is a stopwatch. At the moment they (Red Bull) are doing the best job."
With the "Knuckle Grip," the transmitter is attached to the back of the hand; in the "Palm Grip," the transmitter is held like a stopwatch to give immediate access; and the "Pistol Grip" allows one thumb and the trigger finger to push transmitter buttons.
And rather than face punishment from officials, Garcia admitted he played some shots out of turn to stay ahead of the stopwatch. He said: "I really felt like I was rushing quite a lot.
The aim of the rally was to involve all the OYRC youth in two special stages against the stopwatch. Four drivers and two teams of technicians took part in this event.
To avoid a repeat of last year's cut-Adele-short fiasco, James Corden keeps his eye on the stopwatch at pop's biggest party, with performances from stars like Emeli Sande.
Perhaps the most interesting number came from ROCKY CREEK (65) whose earlier efforts over fences had the potential to be overlooked, as they hadn't featured greatly on the stopwatch.
Each kit includes Vaseline Petroleum Jelly, Vaseline Essential Moisture Body Lotion, a stopwatch with a heart-rate monitor, blister plasters and a water bottle, all in a handy waterproof bag.