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Organizational Habits as ADHD Symptoms
Organizational Habits as ADHD Symptoms. Part of the series: How to Tell if Your Child Has ADHD. Learn about the Organizational Habits of ADHD children in this children's health video.
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Hamburger Art (Third Place: CCA 2011 R.A.W. Video Contest)
Sky Richards (Film) placed third for "Hamburger Art" (Note: A previous version of this video amassed 306 views as of 4/24/2012. This is an updated version of that video.)
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7.2 Understanding the limits of rationality

An important first step in making more effective decisions is to understand the limits of human rationality. Because of these limits we have developed formal processes for reasoning: statistics; probability theory; modelling methods; and so on. We have also developed technologies such as computers to support us in processing information. These are certainly useful, but it is always important to remember they are used by humans and can be easily subverted. For example:

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Absolute Beginner Questions Answered by Hiroko #7 - What Does GOZAIMASU Mean?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Asking questions is a big part of learning Japanese. Every day at JapanesePod101.com, we get so many great questions from you, the listeners. And in this video series, we’ll answer those questions! Join Hiroko and get some answers! In this lesson, you’ll learn What does GOZAIMASU mean and why does it make [...]
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4.6.1 Remarks

  1. We already know that the characteristic numbers are topological invariants, that is, any two homeomorphic surfaces have the same values for the characteristic numbers. Thus it is solely the converse, namely if two surfaces have the same values for the characteristic numbers then they are homeomorphic, that we have to prove.

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The Body Mass Index in Obesity Reporting - UBVO Instrument and Institutions Interviews
Philip James, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, gives a talk for the UBVO Instrument and Institutions Interviews series.
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1.040 Project Management (MIT)
1.040 Project Management focuses on the management and implementation of construction projects, primarily infrastructure projects. A project refers to a temporary piece of work undertaken to create a unique product or service. Whereas operations are continuous and repeating, projects are finite and have an end date. Projects bring form or function to ideas or need. Some notable projects include the Manhattan Project (developing the first nuclear weapon); the Human Genome Project (mapping the hum
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4.2.3 Lens system

The function of the lens system is to project an image onto the CCD light sensor. A well-designed system ensures that the image is sharp – in focus – and bright. To achieve this, what is needed is a good-quality glass lens (or rather a series of lenses) and accurate focusing. The brightness of the image depends upon the size of the lens. The bigger the lens, the brighter the image, but bigger lenses are more difficult to make and therefore more expensive. Also, of course, bigger lenses me
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5.1 Pros and cons

Let's start by brainstorming the impact that access to information on the Web has had on you and on the people with whom you are in contact.

Activity 34

Make a list of the advantages and disadvantages of getting
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Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
Light Meter simulation tool
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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • identify strengths and weaknesses as a writer of fiction

  • demonstrate a general awareness of fiction writing

  • discuss fiction using basic vocabulary.


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Tackling Diabetes and Obesity in the UK's South Asian Communities
Recent research has highlighted the problems of growing rates of diabetes and obesity in the UK's South Asian communities. A number of factors, including diet, lifestyle and genetics, means that there is increased exposure to these conditions and the associated risk of heart disease, strokes and other problems. Researchers at the University of Warwick have been working closely with South Asian communities in Leamington Spa and Coventry to develop strategies for tackling the obesity time bomb.
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1.4.2 The doctor–patient relationship

However, some care relationships are more tightly defined and more hierarchical, for example a doctor’s relationship with a patient. Within the biomedical model, the doctor’s role is to focus on the patient’s body and its functioning. The patient’s role is to report clearly and accurately on the body’s functions and the feelings it transmits. There is relatively little scope for the patient to influence the definition of this scene. The doctor generally makes the opening moves, whil
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Hurricanes: New Tools for Predicting
Hurricane Katrina, which struck New Orleans and other Gulf Coast communities on August 29, 2005, provided the worst kind of reminder of the importance of accurate hurricane prediction — and of heeding those predictions. This video segment adapted from NOVA scienceNOW a year before Katrina struck, describes the current state of research into what causes hurricanes and how scientists are now able to "see" inside the storms in their ongoing efforts to more accurately predict both the path and
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7.342 G-Protein Coupled Receptors: Vision and Disease (MIT)
How do we communicate with the outside world? How are our senses of vision, smell, taste and pain controlled at the cellular and molecular levels? What causes medical conditions like allergies, hypertension, depression, obesity and various central nervous system disorders? G-protein coupled receptors (GPCRs) provide a major part of the answer to all of these questions. GPCRs constitute the largest family of cell-surface receptors and in humans are encoded by more than 1,000 genes. GPCRs convert
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From the Sun to Pluto Rap
This is a rap song done by children the goes through the planets in the solar system. The planets are given in order starting with the Sun to the Pluto. When they make a stop on the Sun or a planet they give a few fast facts. (03:25)
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¿Trampas yo?
Sandro, Agatha, Michael Paco and Eva are playing poker together. Someone is trying to cheat...
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Reflections on Leadership: 21st U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services | Kathleen Sebelius
Kathleen Sebelius, the 21st U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, spoke at the Harvard School of Public Health as part of the Voices in Leadership series on October 21, 2014. Watch the entire leadership series at www.hsph.me/voices. The Voices in Leadership webcast discussion series at Harvard School of Public Health invites leaders to speak about their experiences making decisions that affect global health. Highly interactive and candid, the series is produced in The Leadership Studio
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2.2.1 Subsystems

An important aspect of systems is that each component can be considered as a subsystem. In the health centre appointments system, the 'computerised booking system' may be a complex system in its own right involving a number of computers networked together. Figure 2 shows this
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14.381 Statistical Method in Economics (MIT)
This course is divided into two sections, Part I and Part II.  Part I provides an introduction to statistical theory and can be found by visiting 14.381 Fall 2013. Part II, found here, prepares students for the remainder of the econometrics sequence. The emphasis of the course is to understand the basic principles of statistical theory. A brief review of probability will be given; however, this material is assumed knowledge. The course also covers basic regression analysis. Topics c
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