Profit Maximization and Competitive Supply; Review - Microeconomic Analysis
Microeconomic Analysis - Spring 2006. Resource allocation and price determination. By the end of the semester, students should know the basic theory, models, and results of the topics covered. They should be able to use this knowledge to answer questions and analyze real-world situations. They should also be able to identify which theory or model is appropriate to analyze a particular question and explain why their answers are correct in intuitive, as well as mathematical, terms.
Big Stuff: Earth
This series looks at how the really gargantuan things of the world work. This episode covers huge industrial places on Earth. Topics covered include Gary Works the steel manufacture, ceiling cranes, London's Underground, monster mechanical moles, Hughes Space and Satellite Plant, Gold Mine in Nevada, P and H Electric shovels, and the Ski dome.
Some Learning Questions include: 1. What place in the United States is among the world leaders in steel manufacturing?
2. How many Disne
The BHP, under the direction of Dr. Max Essex, focuses on research into a cure for HIV/AIDS.
Free Educational Tool Online
This news segment is from WTOK, Channel 11, out of Jackson MS. It is a brief introduction to the website along with an interview with WatchKnowLearn's CEO, Dr. Joe Thomas. (0:30)
A New Conversation with Jack Welch
Jack Welch has never been one to pussyfoot around when it comes to discussions of leadership, and he doesn’t break from form during a lively give-and-take with MIT Sloan Dean David Schmittlein and an audience of Sloan students.
Schmittlein starts with a series of questions involving the reasons why some top corporations
Introducing Britain: Medieval Architecture - Castle (3 0f 4)
From the BBC, David Dimbleby takes us to Hedingham Castle. Commentary is excellent, fascinating. After the conquest, the Normans built something the British has never seen before: the castle. Castles will built to instill fear into those who viewed it. (03:47).
After the Quake: Aftershocks, infrastructure worries surface
Aug. 23 - University of California Assistant Professor Michael Oskin and Reuters Correspondent John Crawley provide an update on the impact of the earthquake that hit the U.S. East Coast.
Kids Talk Politics-Founding Fathers' Day-(Famous Quotes made by Founding Fathers)
This video shows pictures of the Founding Fathers and famous quotes made by them. This would be a great resource for a unit/lesson on America, Founding Fathers, Presidents, etc. and would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts on these subjects. (2:37)
Europe Day Ahead: Markets stabilise, await Paris summit
Aug. 15 - Risk assets stabilise as battered equities tempt bargain hunters, but caution prevails ahead of tomorrow's Franco-German summit on debt.
Not giving up the fight in Syria.
Aug. 12 - Amateur video shows thousands taking part in anti-Assad protests around Syria, as activists say Syrian forces have killed 13 protesters. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Great Zoom out of Baltimore, MD: Convention Center
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
The Nature of Diamonds
This Web site, created to complement an American Museum of Natural History exhibition, looks at how diamonds are created (naturally and synthetically), and how they have been used throughout history.
Class of 2015 Group Photo
University of Georgia Freshman Welcome time-lapse gallery of the class of 2015 photo at Sanford Stadium.
The Duke Idea: Shanghai
A "Duke Idea" conversation in Shanghai between President Richard H. Brodhead and Xiqing Gao L'86, president of the China Investment Corporation and a member of the Duke University Board of Trustees. Learn more at http://www.thedukeidea.com.
New Tech Performance auditing in Mining- Bruce Hebblewhite
Choices in the classroom
Goals as being a reader