Aftermath by Siegfried Sassoon (poetry reading)
Information about Siegfried Sassoon "The greatest poet to have survived the war" here: http://movehimintothesun.wordpress.com/2011/03/24/they-siegfried-sassoon/ The First World War pictures are from this site: http://www.voiceseducation.org/category/tag/combined-negatives Have you forgotten yet?... For the world's events have rumbled on since those gagged days, Like traffic checked while at the crossing of city-ways: And the haunted gap in your mind has filled with thoughts that flow Like clo
The energy carried by ocean waves derives from a proportion of the wind energy transferred to the ocean surface by frictional drag. So, ultimately it stems from the proportion of incoming solar energy that drives air movement. Just how much energy is carried by a single wave depends on the wind speed and the area of ocean surface that it crosses; wave height, wavelength, and therefore wave energy, are functions of the distance or fetch over which the wind blows. This unit considers the power
Power systems 6
Power systems 6
Indonesian Islamists protest Obama visit
Nov. 13 - Thousands of Indonesian Islamists protest ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama's visit, to attend the East Asia Summit in Bali. Travis Brecher reports.
Why India's infrastructure lags
Nov. 13 - India needs more clarity of policy and speed in decision-making, the CEO of India's Infrastructure Development Finance Company tells Chrystia Freeland when asked why India's infrastructure isn't keeping pace. India, he says, is leaving money on the table.
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)
"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.
Reading Pie Graphs (Circle Graphs) - Khan Academy
Using a word problem, Sal Khan demonstrates how to read Pie Graphs (Circle Graphs) in this three-minute video.
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.
Mean, Median, and Mode - Khan Academy
Sal Khan demonstrates how to find the mean, the median, and the mode with the same set of numbers in this four-minute video.
Using a real-world example, Sal Khan demonstrates how to use stem-and-leaf plots in this six-minute video.
Interpreting Linear Graphs - Khan Academy
Using a 'real-world' example, Sal Khan shows how to read Linear Graphs in this five-minute video.
What Is Extension? (One Minute Dictionary Video Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "extension". Extension is defined as an additional period of time that someone can use to finish a job, pay money, and so on, the process of making something bigger or longer, a set of numbers that belongs to a telephone line in a company, or a family that includes parents, children, grandparents, and so on. Good examples are given. This is a good resource to introduce a new vocabulary word into the classroom. (1:20)
What Are Duties? (One Minute Dictionary Video Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "duites" Duties is defined as 1. something that is required or expected or 2. a tax or a charge. Good visual examples are given. This is a good resource for introducing a new vocabulary word into the elementary/middle school classroom. (1:14)
What Is Philosophy? (One Minute Dictionary Video Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "philosophy". Philosophy is defined as the investigation of the truth and nature of knowledge, being, and value.Good examples are given. This is a good resource to introduce a new vocabulary word into the elementary/middle school classroom. (1:12)
What Is Inflation? (One Minute Dictionary Video Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "inflation". Inflation is defined as 1. makes things bigger and 2. makes goods cost more. Good examples are given (blowing up a balloon and cost of cereal). This is a good resource to introduce a new vocabulary word into the upper elementary/middle school classroom. (1:04)
MATH 121-01, Calculus 1, Fall 1998
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,Calculus I is the first course in a sequence that introduces the concepts of differential and integral calculus in one variable. We shall investigate many exciting topics in Chapters 1 – 4 and in the beginning of Chapters 5 and 6, including: - the concepts of limit, differentiation, and integration. - the rules for computing derivatives. - applications of the derivative. - The Fundamental
Economic Update on WBAI Nov 12
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