Textiles Terms and Characteristics Glossary
A simple list of terms and characteristics associated with textiles with brief definitions in the context of textiles work. Use this when writing up project work and evaluating textile items.
The Five Senses: Touch
Humans are able to feel things touching them because of the nerve endings and different receptors embedded in their skin. Skin covers and protects the body, but it can also detect touch, pressure, heat, cold, and pain.
Research Strategies 2011 - Lecture 9
Collaborative research projects - Dr Guy Johnson Research in the School of Global Studies, Social Science and Planning ( http://www.rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=0bliob8d0qbtz )
Easter Rising 1916 - Quiz
An eight question multi-choice quiz on the Easter Rising. See how well you do.
This patient education program explains massage therapy, its benefits, risks, and what to expect during and after a massage. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Voyager: Inspiring Generations
For 30 years, Voyager has been broadening our view of the solar system and inspiring new generations to explore. For more information see: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/videos/voyager/voyager20070820/
SBS318 Session 8 Summer 2011
SBS318 Cultural Pluralism Session Eight 07/09/11 Mike Fraga
Chem 51A 10/30/09 Ch. 5. Assigning Tetrahedral Stereogenic Centers
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Neuropathy - Motor Exam - Inspection Sub-exam - Patient 7
This 61-year-old man has had slowly progressive gait disturbance and weakness of his legs for 14 years. He has developed a limp in both legs, and his feet trip on objects and on uneven floor surfaces resulting in falls. He feels uncoordinated and unbalanced especially in the dark. He has to use a cane to assist ambulation. For the last 10 years, he has had numbness and tingling in both lower extremities. This began in his toes and now has extended proximally to his knees.
Lees- en spreekoefening: Het is bijna zover!
Na dit hoofdstuk kan je je uitdrukken in een kledingszaak. Je kan ook meedelen wat er mis is met de kleding die je past.
Coordination Exam: Normal Exam: Tandem Gait
The patient is asked to walk heel-to-toe. Note steadiness. Tandem gait requires the patient to narrow the station and maintain balance over a 4-5 inch width. Patients with midline ataxias have difficulty with tandem gait. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localiz
Landsat Witnesses the Destruction of Mesopotamian Ecosystem
In one of the greatest ecological disasters of our time, the ancient marshlands of Mesopotamia are systematically being converted to dry salt flats as a result of human mismanagement of the regions water resources. Landsat satellite imagery reveals that in the last 10 years, wetlands that once covered as much as 20,000 square km in parts of Iraq and Iran have been reduced to a small fraction of their original size. The authors of a new report released by the United Nations Environment Programmes
SeaWiFS Biosphere: Atlantic Ocean
Viewing the Atlantic Ocean (data begins at Sept. 97 to June 99)
Maximum Ozone Hole Area for 1984
This still shows the maximum stratospheric ozone hole over the Antarctic for 1984.
Gait Exam: Normal Exam: Station
The patient should be able to stand still with her feet less then shoulder width apart. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam, a logical and systematic approach to problem sol
Chem 51A 11/04/09 Ch. 5. Meso Compounds
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Farmer's Agribusiness Training Course: Module 4 - ICT in Support of Farming. Lesson 2 : Record Keepi
This Farmers' Agribusiness training course has been developed to help both farmers and farmer organisations. Its intention is to provide access to provide access to additional skills and knowledge that will allow farmers to move from a 'farm' to a 'firm'. This lesson explains the importance of record keeping, the benefits to farmers of the "Enterprise Record Keeping System' and how to set up a spreadsheet to start collecting farm data.
1.6 Evaluation matrices
The power of graphics should not the underestimated. They can express information clearly and simply. This unit will help you to assess which style of graphic to use in different situations.
6.6 Professional bodies and societies
This unit will help you to identify and use information in business and management, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of or