Calculus: Evaluating Limits
In this lesson you will learn about evaluating limits by substituting
values into the expression as well as what notation denotes a limit (and how to read and interpret the notation). Taught by Professor Edward Burger, this lesson was selected from a broader, comprehensive course, Calculus.
Doc Watson's Musical Influence
Wayne Martin, executive director, N.C. Arts Council, recalls Doc
Watson's influence on him as a young musician, drawing him to the North Carolina mountains to hear traditional music firsthand. Martin says Watson's unparalleled technical skill was superseded by his ability to put his heart and soul into his music. [1:48]
EBICS Video Conference 6/14/12
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Money Game: Kindergarten
Learn to match the money paid for an item of food and the price requested for the item by moving pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters and dollars to a picture of the food item.
Common Ground's Wetlands Restoration Project
Common Ground planting bulrush in the wetlands outside of New Orleans. Planting bulrush helps stop soil erosion and wetlands loss. The wetlands are important barriers against hurricanes. Run time 02:22.
Crews dig away a levee as they work on the second phase of the Giacomini Wetlands restoration project in Point Reyes, Calif., on Thursday, July 17, 2008. Run time 01:56.
Hollywood Cemetery: Inspiration for Art
Narrator shows footage of the Richmond cemetery and it's history. It has been used as the backdrop for musicians album covers as well as music videos. Many artists have used the cemetery as inspiration for their own photography and artwork. Part 12 in a series on Hollywood Cemetery. Length: 2:17
Ug99 Wheat Rust Threatens World Wheat Crop
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/africa/stalking-wheat-killer. Wheat rust has infected the wheat crop starting in Uganda and spreading from there. This fungal rust is killing the crop, costing farmers money to supply fungicides in an attempt to save their crop and still turn a profit. The first rust, discovered in 1999, has since spread into the farmlands in Kenya's rift valley all the way to Yemen and Iran. The fear is that under the right climate conditions, stem rust will cont
The Beat Goes On (Activity)
In this activity, students learn about their heart rate and different ways it can be measured. Students construct a simple measurement device using clay and a toothpick, and then use this device to measure their heart rate under different circumstances (i.e., sitting, standing and jumping). Students make predictions and record data on a worksheet.
Online sources of information and vacancies to research job markets, vacancies and potential employers abroad.
Theory into Practice: A Study to Assess the Influence of a Customized Leadership Development Progra
Michael Stearns, Lisabeth Margulus, John Shinsky
Grand Valley State University (GVSU) in conjunction with the Grand Rapids Michigan Public Schools (GRPS) collaborated to implement a Wall
Sum of Eleven Solitaire
Here is a card game with variations that kids can play alone or with a partner. Students take out face cards and joker cards. A dealer lays out 9 cards and students begin to match sums of eleven with 2 cards. Students must say aloud the equation. This would be a great center game to reinforce mastery of this important skill. (3:32)
2.086 Numerical Computation for Mechanical Engineers (MIT)
This class introduces elementary programming concepts including variable types, data structures, and flow control. After an introduction to linear algebra and probability, it covers numerical methods relevant to mechanical engineering, including approximation (interpolation, least squares and statistical regression), integration, solution of linear and nonlinear equations, ordinary differential equations, and deterministic and probabilistic approaches. Examples are drawn from mechanical engineer
Honour Killing Across Culture and Time: Official opening
Professor Andrew Leigh performs the official opening of the 'Honour Killing Across Culture and Time' conference at The Australian National University in December 2011. The concept of honour has been linked to violence historically in Western culture, particularly through Greek mythology and Shakespearean tragedy. The play, Troilus and Cressida in particular, presents a classic formulation of violence justified through masculine conceptions of honour. As this literary reference indicates, it is
Catholic Mass - 6/24/2012 (Nativity of Saint John the Baptist)
Duke Catholic Center Fr. Michael Martin, OFM, celebrant http://catholic.duke.edu Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist, 9pm Service begins @ 13:10 Homily begins @ 30:48 Scripture: First Reading: Isaiah 49:1-6 Psalm 139:1b-3,13-14ab,14c-15 Second Reading: Acts 13:22-26 Gospel: Luke 1:57-66,80 Hymns (from the the Gather hymnal, ©1994): Processional Hymn: City of God (678) Offertory Hymn: You Are Near (604) Communion Hymn: Remember Your Love (881) Recessional Hymn: Lift Up Your
UGA 2011-2012 Year In Review.mov
It's been a tremendous year for the University of Georgia. Take a look back at many of the highlights of the 2011-2012 academic year!
A Year to Remember
A quick look back at President Eric Kaler's first year at the University of Minnesota.
The Constitution: That Delicate Balance
This video's ingredients really don't get to the point until the 1:30 mark. At that time the panelist provide various questions and answers to what the entire program is going to cover. The videos that are listed below this video provide students an excellent variety of debate topics and are well worth viewing once the students have mastered a basic understanding of the Constitution. (3:03)
Alevel physics Work and Power question 2010 Q14
Work and power question from alevel paper.