Mental Status Exam: Anatomy: Parietal Lobes
The parietal lobes are important for perception and interpretation of sensory information especially somatosensory information. The non-dominant parietal lobe is particularly important for visual-spatial function. The dominant parietal lobe is important for praxis, which is the formation of the idea of a complex purposeful motor act while the frontal lobes are important for the execution of the act. The Gerstmann syndrome, which consists of the constellation of acalculia, finger agnosia, right-l
Sow with piglets
Pigs are omnivores. Omnivores eat both plants and meat. Humans are also omnivores.
Video discusses the nervous system. It shows what the nervous system is responsible for. It discusses what the nervous system is made of, how big it is, and what it controls. It is called the nervous system because it is made of billions of nerve cells. The brain is divided into the right side and the left side. It also shows the different parts of the brain.
Redefining the United States.
Barack Obama was elected on a message of change, promising a new era of diplomacy and international cooperation - but can the President deliver a new vision of America? Reporting from the world's most troubled hotspots, Mark Danner has seen countless deaths over ethnic and political divides, and witnessed firsthand how U.S. attempts to exploit those conflicts have resulted in disastrous unforeseen consequences. Danner speaks with Bill Moyers about Obama's challenges in resetting the mindset of
The Smoking Section
Learn various perspectives on the issue of smoking in public places in New York City in this video segment from New York Voices.
Adjectives - Quiz
The pupils will know what an adjective is. They will consolidate their understanding of adjectives. They will know several adjectives.
English Tutorial on Jane Schaeffer Body Paragraph Format
This nine minute video explains the Jane Schaeffer body paragraph writing format and includes the purpose of each of the eight sentences and provide a sample paragraph. Unfortunately, this video is all talking and there isn't any examples shown. A good overview to start this process.
Summer economy warming up
July 7 - Encouraging reports from U.S. retailers show consumers may be starting to spend as new reports on the job market point to a possible rebound there. Bobbi Rebell reports from New York.
Stocks surge as shoppers boost hopes
July 7 - Summary of business headlines: Nasdaq closes near 10-1/2 year high as consumers shop and hiring rebounds; News Corp's James Murdoch says newspaper hacking regrettable was painful decision; Apple acknowledges security risk to devices. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Coit Tower Projection, San Francisco 2004 - Living Ohlone, July 3rd and 4th, 2004
On July 3rd and 4th, 2004 a projection took place on the face of San Francisco's Coit Tower. This projection was a celebration of the rich indigenous heritage of the San Francisco Bay Area.
The projection featured images relating to Ohlone culture and life, illuminating a unique historical perspective of the Bay Area and honoring the original people of this land.
The project was supported by San Francisco and Parks, the Telegraph Hill Dwellers and the San Francisco Art Instit
A free energy market
The student will take a look at a folder of the VREG (the Flemish regulation agency for the electricity and Gas market) and will search for the cheapest energy supplier. During the research, the student will make a comprehensive summary of the text and write an assessment comparing the different energy suppliers.
Bees and plant growth
Bees help pollinate plants so they can reproduce. There are three different kinds of bees, and the queen bee is the largest. Bees keep their honey in their hives.
"Signals and Systems, Spring 2010"
"6.003 covers the fundamentals of signal and system analysis, focusing on representations of discrete-time and continuous-time signals (singularity functions, complex exponentials and geometrics, Fourier representations, Laplace and Z transforms, sampling) and representations of linear, time-invariant systems (difference and differential equations, block diagrams, system functions, poles and zeros, convolution, impulse and step responses, frequency responses). Applications are drawn broadly from
Fare un appuntamento: making an appointment
In this section you learn to make an appointment. Whilst listening you fill in the correct word in the correct sentence, after this you arrange the sentences in their correct order in the text. You indicate the expressions which show that you are (not) in agreement. Finally you listen to sentences and decide whether or not they are questions or announcements.
Gli italiani e il tempo libero CL: my hobbies
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to talk about the leisure activities of the Italians. You will read a short text and indicate what types of hobbies Italians have. You will pay special attention to declinations of third-person plural. Then, you will fill in the text with other words A word list may possibly help you with this. You will then answer yes or no questions; lastly, you will answer open-ended questions.
Public health care takes measures against smoking
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to understand the steps taken against smoking. While understanding the text, you will be listening for specific information. By using the correct tenses and expression, you will place certain decisions into the future.
Famous Irish Scientists - Quiz
A general knowledge quiz about famous Irish scientists