Basic Math: Lesson 6 - #5 - Other Fractional Expressions
Concepts covered: Decimal Fraction, Percentage, and Ratio. (17:59)
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Working with Fractions
This is a quick video with example on how to add, subtract, mutiply and divide fractions.
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Mr Duey - Fractions Music Video
Mr. Duey sings a rap song about fractions in this short, music video.  The video does not have much learning content but is a catchy tune and could be used by a teacher as an introduction to a fractions unit. In the video, Mr. Duey specifically teaches you how to turn an improper fraction into a mixed number and how to turn a fraction into a percent. Lyrics include "I'll teach you how to get rid of an improper fraction, teach ya how to get a percent from a fraction.  I'll teach ya
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Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
From the Go Figure video series: In this video, the math concepts of fractions, decimals and percents are presented in a fun and engaging way. Those students wanting to review the basics within these three areas will find this study-aid an effective way to do so. Video is slow moving at the beginning. Run time 16:23.
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There is quite a lot to be said about the play, but in this course I need to be selective. In the conversations that take place, one of the things that happens is that all sorts of interests unfold. There is a catalogue of benefits that could each potentially accrue to a long list of individuals and groups. We have the government that could gain benefits through ownership which would allow it to develop the device, understand threats, prevent development, protect the indigenous industry and r
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Of all rites of passage celebrated in the Victorian family album, those taken at the time of engagement and marriage are by far the most numerous. This testifies to the importance vested in marriage by the Victorians. The custom of commissioning oil or miniature portraits at the time of an engagement or marriage was well established before the advent of photography. Photography enabled couples on more modest incomes to indulge a practice that became widespread among working-class families by
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Kindergarten Cooties and Jealous Gentlemen
Several puzzle games in which students take turns placing characters in positions within a set of constraints, while trying to prevent the opposing player from being able to place the next character.
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Kerry urges Kurds to save Iraq from collapse
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry makes a trip to Iraq's Kurdish region to call on local leaders to work with Baghdad to stem an insurgency by Sunni militants. Deborah Gembara reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topi
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Earthquake Country - Seismic Waves
There are other segments of this series on WatchKnow. This is the 'Earthquake Country' series which is suitable for middle school and high school students. Through live-action demonstrations and vivid animations, Dr. Pat Abbott explains how earthquakes have shaped the scenery and the character of the greater Los Angeles area. Dr. Abbott shows how faults capable of large earthquakes lie beneath most of the area, posing great risk to the millions of people living in earthquake country. Animat
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Everything that can be invented has been invented.

(The Commissioner of the United States Office of Patents, 1899, recommending that his office be abolished, quoted in The Economist, 2000, p. 5)

There is nothing now to be foreseen which can prevent the United States from enjoying an era of business prosperity which is entirely
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What is critical practice?
A look at the meaning of critical practice, the views of service users, and the professional power of social workers.
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Additional material for this unit, by David Chapman, January 2005

The start of optical-fibre communication is generally identified with a paper published in 1966 (Kao and Hockham, 1966). It was not until about ten years later that it was commercially viable, but from then on there was more or less continuous development, with substantial research effort taking place both in industry and universities.

Innovation continues today, and this additional material introduces some
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Islam in World Politics: Against the Conventional Wisdom [Audio]
Speaker(s): John Sidel | Todayâ€™s on-going conflicts in Iraq, Syria, and elsewhere and recurring terrorist incidents have helped to reproduce and reinforce the conventional wisdom about Islam as an increasingly powerful force in world politics. In this lecture, by contrast, Professor John Sidel suggests a contrary â€“ and contrarian â€“ perspective: that the apparent increase in violence is a reflection more of the diminishing strength and solidity of Islam as a collective basis for social iden
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Possessive Pronouns and Adjectives Song
This is a very brief song that gives examples of possessive pronouns. (00:27)
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Animatrice : Sophie Gherardi, journaliste et ancienne directrice de publication du site dâ€™information fait-religieux.com

Intervenants :

Ghaleb Bencheikh, thÃ©ologien, philosophe, prÃ©sident de la ConfÃ©rence mondiale des religions pour la paix, animateur de lâ€™Ã©mission Islam sur France 2

Dominique Greiner, assomptionniste, rÃ©dacteur en chef de La ...
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Sounds for the Shivering Woman

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Time Lesson for Young Learners
This is a short video (01:26) that shows young learners how to tell time.
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Telling Time - by the Hour
A simple video to help toddlers learn to tell time. Both standard clock, and digital clock faces are shown - while the narrators reads the correct time. Only hourly times are presented (1:00, 2:00, 3:00 etc.).
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OPSE 402: High Power Laser and Photonics Applications
Open to all engineering, computer science, biology, and science majors with junior or senior standing. Advanced combined laboratory and lecture course emphasizing photonics and high power laser applications. The lecture and laboratory portions of the course focus on the different specialities of the associated faculty in which each faculty member designs the experiment/supporting lecture in their field of expertise. Topics include Maxwell's equations, principles of lasers, electro-optics, non-li
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Sound Frequency: ( An Interactive Game)
In this Sarah Jane Adventures game, the deadly Rakweed is threatening the UK!  Students transmit sounds with the same frequencies to help Clyde defeat the Rakweed.  ( This link is for an interactive game and may take a few minutes to load.)
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