Adding, Subtracting, Dividing, and Multiplying With Fractions
This computer-animated video defines fractions and demonstrates adding, subtracting, dividing, and multiplying with fractions along with graphic aides. The video concludes with practice activities on each skill. ( 13:57)
Math Strategies: Percents and Fractions
A short student produced video tutorial on Finding Percents for Decimals and Fractions.
Homeschooling & Distance Learning Programs
Homeschooling & Distance Learning Programs. Part of the series: Homeschooling Advice. Distance learning programs are a great supplement to homeschooling because the assignments are graded and a record is kept of the student's work. Find a distance learning program online for a...
The Election of 1896
This video is accompanied by text. "The depression of the 1890s, and President Cleveland’s unwillingness to use federal resources to assist the unemployed, alienated irate farmers and workers from the Democratic Party. During the 1892 and 1894 elections, Democrats suffered large Congressional seat losses while Republicans and Populists each achieved significant gains.
As the presidential election of 1896 drew closer and political leaders worked to define party platforms, currency standa
Becoming the President
To be elected, candidates must meet age, residency, and citizenship
requirements. It helps, also, to belong to a political party. Political
parties select candidates at political conventions and help them
campaign. Presidential elections are held every four years, Citizens who meet the age requirement vote to select electors to the Electoral
College. The Electoral College votes and determins who will be
president. The president takes the oath of office in Janua
This is a science project done by the girl for Girl Scouts. It uses Epsom salt, pipe cleaner, pen, tap water and a cup. She explains what she did...
Perimeter Word Problems - Geometry Help
Students learn to solve "Geometry" word problems involving perimeters of rectangles.
How to define perimeter and calculate it for squares, rectangles, and circles. video ends before completion and asks viewer to go to web site to finish watching the video.
Introduction to Perimeter
Animation that explains perimeter and includes sample problems,
Finding the Perimeter of Polygons
In this video, the instructor (who goes by the name jediteacher2007) shows several polygons (many-sided figures like hexagons and pentagons), and how to measure the distance around them (perimeter). The instructor uses computer software for instruction. Clear, step-by-step instruction. (8:28)
Finding the Perimeter of a Rectangle
Instructor models how to find the perimeter of a rectangle by using the formula P=2l+2w. Two examples are modeled and a calculator is used for computation. How to label the perimeter is explained.
How Do You Find the Perimeter of a Shape?
To find the perimeter, you need to add up the length of each side of the object. This video is in lecture format, with an instructor standing in front of a dry erase board as she explains the process. Run time 02:00.
How to Find Perimeter of Semi-Circle
Finding the perimeter of a semi-circle involves a math formula that starts with C equals two Pi R. Formulate the rest of the perimeter math equation to find the circumference of a semi circle with this video.
Organic Chemistry: Alkynes Introduction
Here is a brief introduction to alkynes. Video gives a definition of alkynes and what they contain.
Here is a quick look at Lewis Acids. A Lewis Acid can accept a pair of electrons from a electron donor, they are electrophiles when they are on the attack. A Lewis Base can donate a pair of electrons, nucleophiles when they attack electron-poor nuclei.
Schoolhouse Rock: How a Bill Becomes a Law
A simple but concise description of how a bill becomes a law (in the U.S. federal legislative system). (3:01)
Abolitionism in the 1800s
This video is accompanied by text. "The crusade against slavery was the most significant of the reform era movements. Slavery existed in all of the original 13 American colonies, but by the middle of the eighteenth century some Americans began to speak out against human bondage. The Society of Friends--the Quakers--became the first group to take a public stand in support of the abolition of slavery. The devotion of the Quakers was paralleled, in varying degrees, by other religions. As the Revolu
Population Growth- Baby Boom
After World War II had drawn to a close, the United States experienced unprecedented population growth that to this day has shaped the social and political landscape of the country, and changed how and where many Americans live. Known as the "baby boom," this population expansion took place between the years 1946 and 1964, with the peak occurring in 1957. The elevated birthrate, unparalleled in American history, added more than 50 million babies by the end of the 1950s. (Video is narrated with s
Passing the GED Math Test
Excellent video from Jimmy Chang, who has a master's degree in math and has been a math teacher at St. Pete College for more than eight years. Mr. Chang shares basic tips and strategies. He reminds students to study multiplication tables to prepare. (1:48)
ORSON WELLES in Moby Dick[3/3]
Orson Welles narrates Herman Melville's Moby Dick. He reads passages
from the book and the background is dark and ominous. This is part three of three.