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I have a number of purposes in mind as I write Part 2. You can read these in conjunction with Figure 4.

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One of the roles of a leader is to provide group members with feedback on their performance. This is often an uncomfortable process for both the leader and the recipient. The main reason for this is a failure by both parties adequately to distinguish between the individual and what is being evaluated. When criticism is carelessly given, it is easy for the recipient to take it as an attack on his or her self-esteem. The result is that the recipient resists the feedback and responds in a defens
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This course focuses on the creation of a semiconductor transistor â€“ a versatile tiny transistor that is now at the heart of the electronics industry. In video clips the history of the incredible shrinking chip, its Scottish connections and an explanation of the physics that make chips work are accompanied by a reconstruction of the making of a transistor using the crude techniques of yesteryear.

In this course we follow two Scottish computer engineers with little or no physics knowled
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## Activity 20

Look at the diagram below and answer the following questions:

• (a) Write down the coordinates of the points P, Q, R, S and T.

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Jupiter's visibly flattened shape is a result of the planet's rapid rotation. The flattening is not really apparent in Figure 9.1, because the terminator (the day-night boundary) is within the left-hand edge of the visible half of the globe. The flattened shape is better seen in Author(s): The Open University

• The historian Linda Colley locates the birth of â€˜Britainâ€™ after 1707. She mentions three main factors that contributed to establishing the British nation: war, religion and the prospect of material advantage.

• The creation of the UK was not free from conflict, resistance, war and military intervention.

• The British Empire generated a unique opportunity for most UK nations to participate and enjoy some of the benefits it brough
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Effectively interacting and engaging patients who are underserved
This resource will: Explore how unconscious biases can impact on the care we provide to those who are medically under-served Provide tips on how to enable individuals to empower themselves to take up the offer of a Medicines Use Review Enable you to develop your own personal development plan to promote Medicines Use Reviews to people who potentially need them the most
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Common sense is a complex and contested phenomenon. The practice of systematic scepticism is a key aspect of social science, particularly in the analysis of common sense and the consideration of the social construction of social problems. Social constructionism emphasises the importance of social expectations in the analysis of taken-for-granted and apparently natural social processes. It starts by exploring the assumptions associated with the naming or labelling of things. It is sceptical ab
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## Newspapers

Taylor now discusses some early information and communication technologies and the extent to which they had an impact upon newspapers.

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Folate is a generic name for a group of related compounds. The name â€˜folateâ€™ was based on the word â€˜foliageâ€™, after it was identified in a crude extract from spinach, though it is also found in liver, other green vegetables, oranges and potatoes and it is often added to breakfast cereals (usually listed as folic acid). Folate is less sensitive to heat than many of the B vitamins, though it is destroyed if food is reheated or kept hot for long periods. Folate is involved in amino acid
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Video Culture Class: Spanish Holidays #21 - Viking Pilgrimage
Learn more about Spanish culture with SpanishPod101.com! Ever wondered what the most important Spanish holidays are, and how they are celebrated? Then this 25-lesson video series is for you! With this series, youâ€™ll learn the what, why, when and how of 25 well-known holidays in Spain.In this video, youâ€™ll learn all about Viking Pilgrimage in [...]
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TALAT Lecture 3208: The Finishing of Castings
This lecture provides an introduction to some of the finer points in the production of high quality castings. The students will be able to understand the various processes for sealing porosity in badly made castings and to appreciate factors influencing the accuracy of castings, including a basic understanding of how to control and measure casting dimensions. Basic understanding of the foundry industry is assumed.
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Referencing is not only useful as a way of sharing information, but also as a means of ensuring that due credit is given to other people's work. In the electronic information age, it is easy to copy and paste from journal articles and web pages into your own work. But if you do use someone else's work, you should acknowledge the source by giving a correct reference.

Taking someone's work and not indicating where you took it from is termed plagiarism and is regarded as an infringement of
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HST.947 Medical Artificial Intelligence (MIT)
This course provides an intensive introduction to artificial intelligence and its applications to problems of medical diagnosis, therapy selection, and monitoring and learning from databases. It meets with lectures and recitations of 6.034 Artificial Intelligence, whose material is supplemented by additional medical-specific readings in a weekly discussion session. Students are responsible for completing all homework assignments in 6.034 and for additional problems and/or papers.

Using views and workspaces
Learn to work in Design view, Code view, Split view, and Vertical split view. Switch between workspaces optimized for designers and developers.
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Now that we have dealt with the basic biology, we can resume and give more detail to our story, and return to where we left it: fully mature, strongly swimming sperm have been deposited in the vagina, and will begin their race to the newly ovulated egg.

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Ah Bon Greet, Name, Roll Warm Up, and BÃ¢tons
Watch Madame Thomas work with her students on a warm-up exercise with greetings and roll call. (0:43)
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