Video gaming is virtually exercise,new research suggests. Game platform Stakester has revealed in a new study that two hours of gameplay burned about420 calories in men and 472 calories in women.
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How many calories does playing video games burn?
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How many calories do you burn playing basketball for 80 minutes?
160 pounds = 72.73kg. 1 hour and 20 minutes = 80 minutes. Calories Burned from Basketball (per minute) = (4.5 x 72.73 x 3.5) / 200. Calories Burned from Basketball (per minute) = 5.7275. Calories Burned from Basketball (for 80 minutes) = 5.7275 x 80.
How do you calculate calories burned per minute of exercise?
Calorie burn per minute is then multiplied by the amount of time that the task is performed to find the total calories burned from the activity. Example. A person weighs 160 pounds and runs at a rate of 5 mph (a task that has a MET value of 8.3) for 1 hour and 20 minutes.
How many calories do you burn playing Wii Sports?
Dr. Elizabeth Orsega-Smith and colleagues reported to the American College of Sports Medicine in 2010 that overweight senior citizens burned on average between 17 and 176 calories per half hour playing Wii Sports bowling, baseball and tennis.