Abraham Lincoln
This 3:48 video gives light to the accomplishments of Lincoln and his hardships and accomplishments.Today he is known as one of the greatest American presidents, but at the time of his election no one would have predicted Lincoln's success.
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28. Mises.org in the Context of Publishing History
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Number of Diagonals in a Hexagon Explanation
This is video using a computer monitor to show how many diagonals are in a hexagon.  A hexagon has a total of 9 diagonals. (02:24)

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ebp
This project offers a simple introduction to the research process and obtaining learning resources on the net
ebp was developed by Chris Palmer

Author(s): Palmer, Chris

Thinking Like a Mathematician
What does a mathematician do? What does it mean to "think like a
mathematician"? This program parallels what a mathematician does in
real-life with the creative thinking of students.

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A brief Introduction to Sikhism for students (handout)
A brief Introduction to Sikhism for students (handout)
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Author(s): The Open University

Solving Basic Combination Problems
Lesson on solving basic combination problems: the counting principle.  Larry shows some typical problems involving this topic.  He explains and solves them on lined paper.  (02:56)

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For some of our students, school can feel like a confusing and even frightening place. Those students who come from backgrounds where there is little structure need to be given a feeling of security if they are to work to the best of their ability. Finding ways to give a clear format to our lessons will give the students a â€˜hookâ€™ to hang on to when the demands of the academic environment are putting them under pressure.

There are various ways in which we can format our lessons to en
Author(s): The Open University

Elma Lewis Black Poetry for Children
Elma Lewis reads the poem 'Sympathy' by Paul Lawrence Dunbar. Program is divided into two halves: the first featuring a 30-minute in-studio poetry reading by Elma Lewis, the second of magazine-style segments. Elma Lewis, Director of the National Center of Afro-American Artists, seated with children around her, talks about what poetry is, what a poem can make you feel, and why people used to write in rhymes. Lewis focuses on two African American poets, Langston Hughes (who is 'of this time') and
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Who Invented Subtraction?
Subtraction was invented in the same way as addition and
counting, in that it has always existed. In this video learn from a mathematics instructor who invented subtraction. (01:22)

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Statics
Statics deals with the principles of equilibrium. In this course the principles of forces and moments will be explained as well as principle of equilibrium of forces and moments. This also includes the equilibrium of 2D and 3D structures and trusses. Furthermore the principle of internal forces and moments is addressed as well as the use of the principle of virtual work to calculate both external and internal loads. Finally, the concepts of centre of gravity, centroids and moments of inertia are
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INN Placement Website
This artefact outlines the creation of a new website for Innovation North students holding details of all work placements (short, long term, voluntary, paid).The Institute for Enterprise funded the project and the money helped pay a student to maintain the website for a year
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Genetics can be used in medicine to confirm a previous or make a fresh diagnosis, or predict a disorder likely to occur in future. At the moment, that is often all that can be done. The so-called â€˜diagnostic therapeutic gapâ€™ is one immediate problem for us to deal with. When the only options on offer after a genetic test are to terminate a pregnancy, or prepare to deal with the disease as best you can, some of the dilemmas of new genetic knowledge are sharper.

Genetic testing is onl
Author(s): The Open University

This Is Not What an Atom Looks Like
What does an atom look like? Throughout history scientists and philosophers have attempted to answer this question. As a result, they've come up with some useful models for understanding the building blocks of our universe. (05:09)

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From Brussels to Bombay: The euro crisis could spread
How real is the global impact of Europeâ€™s debt crisis?
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Linear Inequalities - A Visual Proof
An instructor shows why we flip the sign when multiplying or dividing by a negative when solving inequalities. Â He uses a flip chart and shows several examples including both inequalities and word problems.
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Computer Skills; Shortcuts : How to Add a Watermark to a JPEG Image
Adding a watermark to a JPEG image with Gimp software will allow distribution or advertising the image without giving a high-quality copy away for free. This shows you step by step how to add the watermark.Â  Text is displayed as Tim is speaking so notes are easily taken.
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In 2008 there were approximately 12,000 barristers in independent practice known as the Bar. Their governing body is the Bar Council. It acts as their regulatory body and sets the requirements for training, qualification and professional development. The main role of a barrister is advocacy in the co
Author(s): The Open University

Spanish Civil War (1 of 2)
Anarchism has historically gained the most support and influence in Spain, especially in the seventy or so years before Francisco Franco's victory in the Spanish Civil War of 1936-1939. 'The Spanish Civil War was a major conflict that devastated Spain from 17 July 1936 to 1 April 1939' (Spanish Civil War, Wikipedia, 2009). This documentary is suitable for high school students. The story is told through commentary, narration, and several still images from the period.
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