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OCW Scholar Introduction in Kreyòl
OCW Scholar Introduction in Kreyol
Using the Second Derivative Test - Problem 1
This video is a continuation and explains how to solve optimization problems by using the second derivative test. In this example, the maximum volume of an open-top box is determined when given the amount of material available to use for constructing the box. (7:00)
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Department of Physics. Undergraduate physics majors are trained to use the most modern equipment, learn about the most current and exciting topics for research, and, most of all, learn to be problem solvers. As the "liberal arts" of the sciences, physics is a training ground for the mind which opens many avenues.
Using a real-world example, Sal Khan demonstrates how to use stem-and-leaf plots in this six-minute video.
What Is Extension? (One Minute Dictionary Video Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "extension". Extension is defined as an additional period of time that someone can use to finish a job, pay money, and so on, the process of making something bigger or longer, a set of numbers that belongs to a telephone line in a company, or a family that includes parents, children, grandparents, and so on. Good examples are given. This is a good resource to introduce a new vocabulary word into the classroom. (1:20)
The Rise of Modern Science, Fall 2010
This subject introduces the history of science from antiquity to the present. Students consider the impact of philosophy, art, magic, social structure, and folk knowledge on the development of what has come to be called "science" in the Western tradition, including those fields today designated as physics, biology, chemistry, medicine, astronomy and the mind sciences. Topics include concepts of matter, nature, motion, body, heavens, and mind as these have been shaped over the course of history.
Roberto Cavalli kicks off Israel's fashion week
Nov. 22 - Tel Aviv holds its first fashion week in more than 30 years. Alicia Powell reports.
Women's Fashions: 1940
Early 1940s fashion advertising presenting Bemberg rayon clothing for sport, evening wear and more. (10min)
Using the Second Derivative Test - Problem 2
This video is a continuation and explains how to solve optimization problems by using the second derivative test. In this example, the dimensions of a cylindrical can that will minimize the amount of material needed for its construction are determined when given the volume that the can will hold. (7:10)
Elon men's soccer selection party
The Elon men's soccer team gathered with the Elon community at the Fat Frogg to watch the live announcement of their first ever NCAA Tournament selection.
An Introduction to the Flavors of Japan
To most visitors Japan can be enchanting, bewildering and intimidating. But if you are a food professional or simply an enthusiast, it's a "must visit" destination. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Foodsolutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes from the DVD at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html
Case Study: UN Millennium Development Goals Indicator
In 2000 the United Nations created the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to monitor and improve human conditions by the year 2015.
In this chapter, you will learn what food miles are and why they are used, you will compare the strengths and limitations of the use of food miles, and you will explore the implications of food […]
Dewey Rap - McPherson Remix
Meet Mrs. Wojcik
FAmily visual presentation
Another financial meltdown looms
The chair of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, Phil Angelides, believes nothing has changed since the financial meltdown of 2008 and that the U.S. is potentially heading towards another economic disaster. David Cay Johnston, Reuters Columnist, tells us why Congress and the next president need to intervene quickly and stop listening to Wall Street.
Judge rules no tents for "Occupy" protesters
Nov 15 - A New York judge says Occupy Wall Street protesters cannot take tents and tarps with them when they return to a Lower Manhattan park; about 150 protesters were arrested ahead of the court ruling. Carmen Roberts reports.