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1.4.2 P is for Presentation

By presentation, we mean, the way in which the information is communicated. You might want to ask yourself:

  • Is the language clear and easy to understand?

  • Is the information clearly laid out so that it is easy to read?

  • Are the fonts large enough and clear?

  • Are the colours effective? (e.g. white or yellow on black can be difficult to read)

  • If there are graphics or photos, do they help
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1.4.1 PROMPT

There is so much information available on the internet on every topic imaginable. But how do you know if it is any good? And if you find a lot more information than you really need, how do you decide what to keep and who to discard?

In this section we are going to introduce a simple checklist to help you to judge the quality of the information you find. Before we do this, spend a few minutes thinking about what is meant by information quality.

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1.3.12 Summary

There is a lot of information available on health and lifestyle via the internet. Try the activity below to start exploring what is available.

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Lesson 01 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 1 of One Minute Romanian you will learn how to say 'hello' and 'goodbye' in Romanian. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com.Author(s): No creator set

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Comparative Anatomy: What Makes Us Animals - CrashCourse Biology #21
Hank introduces us to comparative anatomy, which studies the similarities and differences in animal anatomy to support the theory of evolution and the shared ancestry of living things. (08:51)

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Optellen en aftrekken tot twintig
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Een werkblad met een aantal oefeningen optellen en aftrekken tot twintig van het type

  • TE + T
  • E + T
  • ... meer dan ... is
  • ... minder dan ... is 

Het werkblad sluit aan bij Leerjaar 1 …


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Replacing the Nation: South Africa's passive revolution? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Gillian Hart | In the light of the conflicting forces that have unfolded in South Africa over the last decade, Gillian Hart takes a fresh look at the nation’s transition from apartheid. Based on Professor Hart’s forthcoming book, this lecture will explore the simultaneous processes of South African de-nationalization, re-nationalization and ‘elite pacting’, before examining how this fits within contemporary debates over passive revolution. Gillian Hart is Professor
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Acknowledgements

Acknowledgements

Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following sources for permission to reproduce material in this unit:

The material acknowledged below is Proprietary and used under licence (not subject to Creative Commons Licence). See Terms and Conditions.


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9 Glossary

Click on the link below to open the unit glossary.

Open glossary now...


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7 Renewable and non-renewable energy supplies

Energy resources can be considered in a completely different way from their energy density
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4.5 Generating carbon — the legacy of volcanoes

What is the origin of the carbon within the carbon cycle? Figure 1.9 showed that the great
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1.1 So what's it all about?

iSpot is a website aimed at helping anyone identify anything in nature. Once you've registered, you can add an observation to the website and suggest an identification yourself or see if anyone else can identify it for you. You can also help others by adding an identification to an existing observation, which you may like to do as your knowledge grows. Your reputation on the site will grow as people agree with you identifications. You may also like to visit our forums which offer lively debat
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4.2 Digesting cellulose

Figure 3 in this section contains a lot of information and many terms that are probably new to you. Set aside the detail for the moment, read
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2.6.2 Try some yourself

1 Read the following expression out aloud or write it out in full in words:

  • (a) 3 × 4 + 3 × 5 = 3 (4 + 5).

Answer<
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2.6.1 Arithmetical symbols

You will have already met the symbols for the basic arithmetical operations, which are +, −, × and ÷, but you may not have met some of the alternative ways of writing × and ÷.

To recap, the main symbols for arithmetical operations are:

There are other alternati
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2.5.1 Try some yourself

1 How would you add the following words to the list:

 decimal, fraction, positive, negative.

For each one, give the mathematical meaning and an example of its use.

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People-centred designing
Designed products surround us all and range from bus tickets to buildings. This unit focuses firmly on usability and the increasingly important phenomenon of people-centred design. It aims to inform consumers of design (i.e., all of us) about this crucial characteristic of design. The unit is derived from the Open University course T211 on Design and Designing, but as well as stimulating interest in areas of concern for producers of design it might also provide an introduction to engineering, ma
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FACTBOX - SolarCity IPO finally sees light of day
Dec 13 - SolarCity's IPO has had a difficult journey to the Nasdaq. Here are the top facts behind the launch of the U.S.' number one installer of residential solar panels.
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Stephen Colbert | "America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't"
The uncut interview of Stephen Colbert's visit to Google's New York office. You can find Stephen's book on Google Play here: http://goo.gl/Jyujo . America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't is more of a coffee-table book, with large color pictures, and chapter photos that require the use of included 3-D glasses. It falls somewhere between I Am America and the Daily Show faux-textbooks America (The Book) and Earth (The Book), which used that organizing principle to their advantage
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