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4.6 Assess and review

Following our problem-solving map, we have reached the stage of 'assess and review solution', Figure 16.

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3 Somatic gene therapy

There is a distinction between somatic cells, those making up almost all of the body, and germline cells, which are the eggs and sperm and the cells that produce them. Somatic gene therapy is the transfer of genes into the somatic cells of the patient, such as cells of the bone marrow, and hence the new DNA does not enter the eggs or sperm. The genes transferred are usually normal alleles that could ‘correct’ the mutant or disease alleles of the recipient (see Study Note 2: The
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1.1 Introduction

This online tutorial is designed to help you familiarise yourself with the software package SPSS and learn about basic statistics. You will need to follow the instructions within each activity in the sequence presented to complete the course.

Some activities have questions, whilst others will encourage you to explore the various software options. All are designed to help you think about how SPSS works and how to carry out some basic statistical work.

All the required work for this
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Hydroélectricité : ressources et "mix énergétique" (Vidéo)

Dans cette vidéo, François Collombat discute de la contribution de l'hydroélectricité au mix énergétique. Il met notamment en évidence l'intérêt de ce type d'énergie pour la gestion des effets de pointe et d'ultra-pointe.


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2.4.1 Interdependence

The definition suggests that it is a simple matter to recognise the carer in a given situation. In some, perhaps most, care relationships this is true. However, the case of the Durrant family is complicated. Both Arthur and Lynne are included in categories often seen as needing the services of a carer – Lynne has a learning disability, Arthur's health is impaired by illness. But both have a claim to be seen as carers, too.

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The Ocean Floor - by StudyJams
Earth's most magnificent and enormous landforms are all on the ocean floor.  Volcanoes and earthquakes change the ocean floor, creating new landforms.  Erosion on land also deposits minerals and animal matter on the ocean floor.  Learn more about the ocean floor with this slide show from StudyJams.  Vibrant photos are set to music, with information written under each photo.  A short, self-checking quiz is also provided with this link.
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9 Metre

As we have seen, scansion is the act of mapping out stress patterns in order to ascertain the metre (rhythm). In the accentual-syllabic system, the dominant tradition in English, both accents (stresses) and syllables are measured and counted. In accentual metre, the stresses are counted and the syllables can vary. In syllabic metre, the syllables are counted, while the stresses can vary.

Here is pentameter, the line of fi
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Body Paragraph - Free English Video by Brightstorm
This video explains several important parts in body paragraphs.  Body paragraphs are considered the crux of an essay and include topic sentences, supporting information, evidence, and analysis.  (5:21)
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2.1 Preliminaries

To talk about how human language works, we need to establish the meaning of some key terms. The study of language and languages is called linguistics, and linguistics relates closely to biological psychology, as we shall see. Linguists talk about the grammar of a language. By this they don't mean a set of rules about how people should speak. They mean the set of subconscious rules we actually use in formulating phrases and sentences of speech. In this sense, there is no such thing as b
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Cours d'analyse mathématique : Ch.0 Préliminaires
Préliminaires : 1- ensembles et fonctions 2- Cardinal d'un ensemble 3- Démonstrations en mathématique et éléments de logique. Introduction sur les notions d'ensemble, de fonction, de cardinal d'un ensemble ainsi que sur les bases de la logique.
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Electronique internet . Cette ressource est la propriété de ses auteurs et de l'INSA de Lyon.

Wordsworth, De Quincey and Dove cottage
Can a location inspire great poetry? To what extent can a person’s environment influence their art? After leaving the area as a child the Romantic poet William Wordsworth returned to the Lake District and remained there from 1799 to 1802. Surrounded by scenery he cherished Wordsworth composed some of his best poetry in Dove Cottage, but the building was also the residence of friend Thomas De Quincy whom documented his time with the Wordsworth’s as well as his own experiences in the property.
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2.4 Starting a field study

When you go to somewhere that is new to you, and of which you know very little, you should have a plan of action to help you to put together a scientific description of the site. Fairly obviously, one of the things you would do is to note the location and make a description of what you are able to see. This might be in the form of a sketch map. It might also include producing a species list of the plants and animals found in the site. However, to make a complete species list might take days,
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2.4.1 Try some yourself

Activity 13

The frequency diagram below shows the numbers of people in different age groups in a sample of the UK population.

  • (a) What is the width of each age group?


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2.5.2 Punctuation

Some of the sentences we have looked at are harder to understand than they might be because they are not very well punctuated. Punctuation marks are the ‘stops’ in a sentence that divide it up into parts. They make it easier to follow the meaning of the words. For instance, it is easier to read this sentence of Philip's if we put a comma after ‘wealthy’:

With society becoming more wealthy, it was possible for t
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EN-12. What determines the quality of urban biodiversity ? (Vidéo)

Nathalie Machon presents some factors influencing the quality of the urban biodiversity: climate, soil features, age of the habitat, fragmentation and heterogeneity of the green areas... She concludes with recommendations to favour this biodiversity, focusing on the management of gardens and green spaces.


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Si un chemin est optimal, tous ses chemins partiels sont optimaux (Vidéo)

Nous cherchons à concevoir un algorithme capable de déterminer l'alignement optimal de 2 séquences. Et nous avons vu que ça revient à chercher un algorithme qui recherche un chemin optimal dans une grille. Chemin optimal, c'est-à-dire de coût de score minimal.
Pour bâtir cet algorithme, nous allons nous appuyer sur ...
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2.2 Environmental pragmatism: positioning expert support

I believe that the principal task for an environmental pragmatism is not to reengage the … debates in environmental ethics but rather to impress upon environmental philosophers the need to take up the largely empirical question of what morally motivates humans to change their attitudes, behaviours, and policy preferences toward those more supportive of long-term environmental sustainability.

(Light, 2002, p. 446)


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Explanation in Science and Religion
Talk given by Prof. Philip Clayton as part of summer course 1
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Must-Know Japanese Social Media Phrases #8 - Feeling Exhausted
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Have you ever wanted to combine your love of learning language with your love of using social media? This series allows you to do just that! You’ll learn more Japanese so you can chat to your Japanese friends online about topics like shopping, going out to dinner, and being on vacation. [...]
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Speaker(s): Isabel Hilton, Dr Leigh Jenco, Professor Jeffrey Wasserstrom | In China, history isn't just about the past - it shapes the future. With the rise of China over the past four decades, people increasingly look to China's turbulent modern history for clues about what the world will be like in the 21st century. The panelists will discuss how the newly published book, The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China, addresses such questions through an examination of the broad sweep of mode
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