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)
" Ants in Your Pants", A Rhyming Song From: Cool Tunes for Kids
This computer-animated selection features a lively song with rhyming lyrics,
" Dance like you've got ants in your pants, bees on your knees, a bear in your hair," and more.. The words of the song appear on the screen as the song is sung. ( 1:54)
During this three-minute video, the viewer will learn about simple probability using marbles.
Pathophysiology and Pharmacotherapy of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure
The module contains the following levels: Defining Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Precipitating Factors of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure ADHF Pathophysiology Evaluating ADHF via the Forrester Classification System Evaluating ADHF via the Clinical Severity Classification System Lab Parameters and Other Diagnostic Tests Goals of ADHF Therapy Introduction to ADHF Treatment Class Effects Catecholamine-like Agents in ADHF Dosing Dopamine for ADHF Dosing Effects Drug Properties Treatment Consid
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Department of English. Classes at Notre Dame focus on reading, analyzing, and discussing fascinating literature. Students read canonical and lesser-known literary works, study issues of literacy and rhetoric, investigate the symbolic systems that shape cultural meaning, and craft original poetry and prose. All courses taught in the English department, not just those designated as writing courses, contai
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the courses in Computer Applications. An important mission of CAPP is to provide majors with proficiency in various facets of computing and information technology as a supplement to their primary majors and as a springboard for further professional education or a career in a technology-related field.
"Hugo Chavez y la Realidad Venezolana de Hoy" (video)
A talk by Teodoro Petkoff, prominent Venezuelan politician, journalist and economist. From the Center for Latin American Studies.
Centre for Irish and Scottish Studies: Scotland’s Choice: The Referendum on Independence
Michael Russell, Cabinet Secretary for Education & Lifelong Learning, the Scottish Government discusses the upcoming Scottish debate in September 2014, “Should Scotland be an independent country?” Michael has been Education Secretary in the Scottish Government since 2009, having previously served as Minister for Environment, and Minister for Culture, External Affairs and the Constitution. He is a graduate of Edinburgh University and the author of seven books, including Edinburgh: A Celebrati
Ask the Expert - Thanksgiving Cooking
Texas Tech Hospitality Services' Executive Chef answers questions about Thanksgiving meals, tips and tricks.
Kinectimals on Windows Phones from Nokia World Last year Kinectimals allowed you to fulfill your dream of having a big cat as a pet, without the risk of demolished furnishings or legal problems. Now the Windows Phone version allows you to have one travel around in your pocket with you. BUT the coolest thing about this new Windows Phone game is the cross platform interaction with the Xbox 360. Check it out to see how it all works!
Last year Kinectimals allowed you to fulfill your dream of having a big cat as a pet, without the risk of demolished furnishings or legal problems. Now the Windows Phone version allows you to have one travel around in your pocket with you. BUT the coolest thing about this new Windows Phone game is the cross platform interaction with the Xbox 360. Check it out to see how it all works!Author(s):
Reading Bar Graphs - Khan Academy
Using an example, Sal Khan demonstrates how to read bar graphs in this three-minute video.
Reading and Interpretting Bar Graphs
The instructor demonstrates how to read and interpret bar graphs. The sound quality could be better. (02:38)
Special Topics at Edgerton Center:Developing World Prosthetics, Spring 2010
D-Lab World Prosthetics is a collaboration between the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Jaipur Foot Organization to improve the design, manufacture, and distribution of rehabilitation devices in the developing world. The course welcomes individuals interested in physical rehabilitation to work on multidisciplinary teams of students with bioengineering, mechanical engineering, material science, and medical or pre-medical backgrounds. Students will learn about the basics of human walk
How Indian Capitalism can save the world
India's restrictions on bank risk held it back during the boom but saved it in the bust, says K.N. Vaidyanathan, former Executive Director of the Securities and Exchange board.
UniCredit cuts jobs & seeks $10.3bn euros
Nov.14 - Italian bank UniCredit is to ask shareholders for 7.5 billion euros in new capital, cut 6,150 jobs worldwide and retreat from key business areas in a bid to repair its ravaged balance sheet and return to profit. Sonia Legg reports
"India is experiencing its Gilded Age"
Nov. 14 - While Mark Twain may have coined this term to describe the rapid growth of American Industrialism, Professor Ashutosh Varshney of Brown tells us why he believes India is experiencing similar levels of corruption and crony Capitalism today.
Boeing lands record order in Dubai
Nov. 14 - Boeing makes a big splash at the Dubai Air Show with a blockbuster deal to sell 50 of its 777 jetliners to host airline Emirates. Conway G. Gittens reports.
French hostages released from Yemen
Nov. 14 - French aid workers celebrate their freedom after being held hostage by Yemeni tribes for nearly six months. Deborah Gembara reports.
The top of the pyramid needs the bottom
Nov. 14 - Why improving lives at the bottom is critical for those on top, K.N. Vaidyanathan tells Chrystia Freeland.
Economic Update on WBAI Nov 12
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