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This video explains how a midsegment of a trapezoid is the line segment connecting the midpoints of the two non-parallel sides of a trapezoid. A trapezoid midsegment is parallel to the set of parallel lines in a trapezoid and is equal to the average of the lengths of the bases. A trapezoid midsegment is related to a triangle midsegment given that both of their lengths are proportional to the bases. (2:51)
Toot and Puddle: Trip to the Beach
This brief animated cartoon video shows book characters Toot and Puddle enjoying time at the beach. Incomplete. Prefaced and followed by advertisements. (1:04)
U.S. condemns "brazen" firing of rockets by Hamas
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry condemns what he calls the "brazen" firing of rockets by Hamas, after goodwill efforts to secure a ceasefire. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics inc
Teaching How to Compare and Order
As part of the Five Interactive Favorites Video Series from StarrMatica.com, this video gives elementary teachers ideas for teaching Comparing and Ordering Numbers with interactive, online resources.
3 with IOP: Karen Finney
Political Strategist and Media Contributor Karen Finney discusses barriers for women running for office, what the Future of Politics looks like for women, equal representation in Congress and the presidency.
La trobe journal
The 'La Trobe Journal' is a scholarly journal published by the State Library of Victoria Foundation, in Australia, since 1968. It contains articles written by scholars who use the resources and collections of the State Library. Over 80 issues are freely available online in full-text form, dating from 1968 until 2006. Some issues are themed. Example article titles from the most recent issues include: 'Australian Children's Literature: an Overview'; 'The ABC of Horn-Books'; 'Helmut Newton's Austr
Guangming Smart-city: A New Chinese City
By 2010 it is anticipated that half of China’s population will have moved from the countryside to the cities. The Chinese Government has recently presented Dongtan, near Shanghai, as their ecological showcase to the United Nations World Urban Forum, but what will tomorrow’s new Chinese city be? Our key research concern was to design a more sustainable social and economic community and strike a balance between modernization and environmental preservation. The “ecological life-style” is a
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - Brush Your Teeth
This video emphasizes the importance of brushing and flossing. The students will enjoy the characters and will enjoy listening to the catchy tune----"Brush your teeth and brush them well. This is how we do it. This is how it's done. Brushing teeth is fun!" (1:06)
How to Read Sheet Music for Piano : Minor Chords & Seventh Chords in Piano Sheet Music
Learn how to read minor chords and seventh chords in piano sheet music in this free video on music instruction and piano techniques.
6.911 Transcribing Prosodic Structure of Spoken Utterances with ToBI (MIT)
This course presents a tutorial on the ToBI (Tones and Break Indices) system, for labelling certain aspects of prosody in Mainstream American English (MAE-ToBI). The course is appropriate for undergrad or grad students with background in linguistics (phonology or phonetics), cognitive psychology (psycholinguistics), speech acoustics or music, who wish to learn about the prosody of speech, i.e. the intonation, rhythm, grouping and prominence patterns of spoken utterances, prosodic differences tha
Piano Lesson - How to Play the G major scale
2 minute clip showing a pianist playing the G major scale in the left hand. He then describes and plays the correct fingering for the scale and also the correct notes in G major. Run time 02:24
Emerging Infectious Diseases
New diseases arise and old diseases, such as malaria and influenza, are returning with renewed vigor. This session studies the complex causes and far-reaching impacts of emerging infectious diseases around the globe.
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, diagram, area, volume
Diagram of 3D shapes with formula for calculating area (and volume)
Pythagorean Theorem Proofs
The Pythagorean theorem is one of the most well-known theorems in mathematics and is frequently used in Geometry proofs. The Pythagorean theorem states that in a right triangle the sum of its squared legs equals the square of its hypotenuse. (5:06)
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Part 7
This is an audio book of Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. The text is shown while it is being read. This is Part 7.
Learning space evaluation
The subject of physical learning space has in recent years become increasingly complex This reflection examines what evidence exists in this area
Neitzsche value 3 of 6 Giants of Philosophy video. Video continues with Neitzsche’s discussion of human life and its separation of nature. He says they are grown together, and man is holy nature. Neitzsche reinterprets our human nature in entirely naturalistic terms. He wants to dispel the idea that we were created by God in his image and to draw attention instead to the conditions in life in which human life was really developed. He does not th
Giants of Philosophy video. Video continues with Neitzsche’s discussion of human life and its separation of nature. He says they are grown together, and man is holy nature. Neitzsche reinterprets our human nature in entirely naturalistic terms. He wants to dispel the idea that we were created by God in his image and to draw attention instead to the conditions in life in which human life was really developed. He does not th
Challenging to Read: A Collection about Dealing with Reading Problems
An excellent series this details some of the problems students have in reading. This is not a one video and done series. It is especially important for teaching students with reading concerns of all types. Here is the main site: http://www.childrenofthecode.org/Tour/index.htm
C++ Console Lesson 25: Type Conversion Operators
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This C++ video tutorial explains how to use type conversion operators in C++. type conversion or typecasting refers to changing an entity of one data type into another.