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Transcript of Basketball Shoes
The purpose of our artifact/invention
By Teresa, Sarah, and Shawn
The Original Inventor of Basketballball Shoes
Chuck Taylor, 1917
Marquis converse, 1923
The way it was used back then is the same it was used today.It is used to supply grip, balance, comfort and support.
How basketball shoes impacted society in a postive way.
1. Making the game more popular.
- Became leather instead of canvas in 1972. More durability and don't rip easily.
- Shoe strap so you don't trip over your shoe laces.
- Air sole provies comfort.
2. Prevents basketballs players from getting most ankle injuries and make the game safe.
How basketball shoes impacted society in a negative way.
1. People causing crime and volience to obtain shoes.
2. People can't always afford them.
Discovery of the materials
-To create a shoe that could be worn by basketball players during basketball games.
-Items and materials necessary to make the shoes work.
-Measurments to determine shoe size.
Thank You for listening :)
"These are my new shoes. They're good shoes. They won't make you rich like me, they definitely won't make you. -Charles Barkley
Here is a quote we found.
The way used back then and now