Article :: From Many File Types, A Polished PDF Portfolio
Learn how to create a dynamic presentation, called a portfolio, in Acrobat X Pro. Acrobat expert Brian Wood helps you understand how portfolios work, including answering questions like, “What is the difference between combining files and creating a portfolio?” and “Will it work in all versions of Reader?”
Banksy the Invisible Man:Artist
The mystery behind the graffiti artist Banksy and how he became famous, even though no one knows who he is. Teachers should note that graffiti is a crime. This is a five minute video is best reviewed before showing to make sure there is a need to show this video to students. His video is also noted.
A 1:45 video about a broadcast technician as a key player on any radio or TV show. Also called operators or engineers, they're the workers who install, operate, and maintain the electronic equipment used in broadcasting. The long hours and need to upgrade skills are mentioned. A fast paced video that paints a good picture of what these engineers do.
Money talks: March 28th, 2011
Barack Obama and big business, the return of spin-offs and with Borders declaring bankruptcy, are bookstores finally becoming obsolete?
Powerpoint to promote chemistry to A-level students
Powerpoint to promote chemistry to A-level students - UNSPECIFIED Keywords:Chemistry
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A decade ago, the possibility of a link between the MMR vaccine and autism hit the media. Fear of the vaccine spread rapidly and, despite an almost unanimous consensus that the claim was unfounded, still persists today. In this unit, we’ll examine why this controversy took on such a life of its own and why parents still agonise about the vaccine.
Students conduct a simple test to determine how many drops of each of three liquids can be placed on a penny before spilling over. The three liquids are water, rubbing alcohol, and vegetable oil; because of their different surface tensions, more water can be piled on top of a penny than either of the other two liquids. However, this is not the main point of the activity. Instead, students are asked to come up with an explanation for their observations about the different amounts of liquids a pen
Problem solving is the thought processes involved in solving a problem. It is both a means of developing students' knowledge of mathematics and a critical outcome of a good mathematics education. A mathematical problem, as distinct from an exercise, requires the solver to search for a method for solving the problem rather than following a set procedure. Mathematical problem solving, therefore, requires an understanding of relevant concepts, procedures, and strategies. To become good problem solv
Students will build their own towers using some of the techniques they have learned. The materials will consist of balsa wood and glue. General guidelines are provided, but the students will have a lot of freedom with their design to encourage them to implement what they have learned about structural engineering.
A Place in Space
The students will use a “real” 3D coordinate system. They will have 3 axes at right angles, and a plane (the XY plane) that will be able to slide up and down the Z axis. The students will then be given several coordinates and asked to find these points in space. They will also be asked to find the coordinates of the 8 corners of a box with given dimensions.
Is It Really News?
A leading national newspaper has stated that the majority of the information contained in its pages is in the form of advertisements. To investigate this, portions of the local newspaper are distributed to students working in groups. The class first reaches consensus on their definitions of "news" and other general headings (sports, entertainment, etc.). Students then express the ratio of the area of each category to the area of the page as a fraction and decimal. After analyzing the entire news
Distinguished Service Award - Harold D. "Doug" Kingsmore '55
Congratulations to the 2011 DSA Recipients! A gala was held to honor and recognize the 2011 winners on March 18, 2011 at The Brooks Center for the Performing Arts. Five indiviuals were presented with the University's highest alumni honor. Chalmers R. "Hap" Carr Jr. '60 Harold D. "Doug" Kingsmore '55 Wilbur O. "Billy" Powers '57, HD '04 Charles K. Watt '59 Kimberlee A. Wilkerson '80 The Distinguished Service Award is the highest honor the Alumni Association can bestow upon an alumnus or alumn
Distinguished Service Award - Charles K. Watt '59
Congratulations to the 2011 DSA Recipients! A gala was held to honor and recognize the 2011 winners on March 18, 2011 at The Brooks Center for the Performing Arts. Five individuals were presented with the University's highest alumni honor. Chalmers R. "Hap" Carr Jr. '60 Harold D. "Doug" Kingsmore '55 Wilbur O. "Billy" Powers '57, HD '04 Charles K. Watt '59 Kimberlee A. Wilkerson '80 The Distinguished Service Award is the highest honor the Alumni Association can bestow upon an alumnus or alum
Lt. Gen. Rick Lynch talks energy, families with USAWC audience
Lt. Gen. Rick Lynch, Commander of the Installation Management Command, came to Carlisle Barracks today and met with garrison personnel, spoke to the Army War College Class of 2011 and toured the Army's second-oldest active installation.
French Muslim leader calls for protest
A former top aide to French President Nicolas Sarkozy calls on Muslims to wear a green badge in protest against a government he claims stigmatizes the Islamic population.
Japan's hedge fund housewives
Japan's influential retail currency traders, known as Mrs Watanabe, speak on their top picks, and how they trade the yen during the crisis.
interesting sightseeings in Kakheti
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Blackfriars, Gloucester J850341 BLACKFRIARS, Ladybellegate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire. Exterior view.
BLACKFRIARS, Ladybellegate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire. Exterior view.
Cherubs Quarrel AA54_05502 MELBOURNE HALL, Derbyshire. Lead garden figures on a plinth entitled "Cherubs - the Quarrel". Photographed in 1954 by G B Mason for the National Buildings Record.
MELBOURNE HALL, Derbyshire. Lead garden figures on a plinth entitled "Cherubs - the Quarrel". Photographed in 1954 by G B Mason for the National Buildings Record.