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)
Origins of the French Revolution
King Louis XVI and the French nobility face a revolution of the Third Estate because the king favors the rich and taxes the working poor. This is an excellent overview of some of the reasons for this revolution and gives a background of the more well known people. Some terms may need additional explanation such as Third Estate. (03:38)
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 Mathematics. The mathematics curriculum offers programs tailored for students interested in careers in life sciences, business administration, engineering and social science.
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.
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.
Reading Bar Graphs - Khan Academy
Using an example, Sal Khan demonstrates how to read bar graphs in this three-minute video.
Using a real-world example, Sal Khan demonstrates how to read pictographs in this two-and-a-half-minute video.
GoNUxstream Game Recap - Women's Basketball vs. Eastern Michigan - Nov. 11, 2011
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Economic Update on WBAI Nov 12
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Using the Second Derivative Test - Problem 2
This video is a continuation and explains how to solve optimization problems by using the second derivative test. In this example, the dimensions of a cylindrical can that will minimize the amount of material needed for its construction are determined when given the volume that the can will hold. (7:10)
Paint with Ice
This one minute video shows how to use ice cubes and paint to create some interesting ice painting.
The Treasury Story
Alexander Hamilton was the first Secretary of the Treasury. The Treasury Department consists of the: Bureau of Mint, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, Internal Revenue Service, Bureau of Customs, Bureau of Public Debt, and the Bureau of Accounts. (28min)
State of Incarceration: Spontaneous Order behind Bars A case study from David Skarbek of Duke University that analyzes how the Mexican Mafia developed its own form of governance within the Los Angeles county prison system recently appeared in the American Political Science Review.Author(s):
A case study from David Skarbek of Duke University that analyzes how the Mexican Mafia developed its own form of governance within the Los Angeles county prison system recently appeared in the American Political Science Review.Author(s):
Actividad Física para la Salud (2011)
Está ampliamente demostrado que la actividad física habitual y adaptada a las posibilidades del individuo mejora la salud bio-psico-social, mientras que el sedentarismo es un factor de riesgo de enfermedades cardiovasculares, metabólicas, etc. Sin embargo, la adquisición de este hábito es una tarea compleja que requiere del análisis y comprensión de diversas variables cualitativas y cuantitativas tanto a nivel físico como psico-social, las cuales se analizan y estudian en esta asignatur
Manufacturing Change: The Engine of the US Economy
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Retail sales boost economy hopes
Nov 15 - Summary of business headlines: U.S. retail sales rise in October, wholesale prices drop; Wal-Mart revenues grow but profits disappoint; Home Depot beats, lifts guidance. Conway G. Gittens reports.