How much weight should I use for my workouts?
If your goal is to build strength, then your weights should be heavy enough that you can only perform 4-6 repetitions per set. If your goal is to build muscular size, then you should only be able to perform 7-12 repetitions per set. If your goal is to improve muscle endurance, then 12-15+ reps per set is best.
What are 4 weight training exercises?
When you think of strength training, exercises such as squats, sit-ups, push-ups and bench presses probably come to mind. And they are all effective.
What are the 7 main exercises?
There are seven basic movements the human body can perform and all other exercises are merely variations of these seven: Pull, Push, Squat, Lunge, Hinge, Rotation and Gait. When performing all of these movements, you will be able to stimulate all of the major muscle groups in your body.