Who Were the First People to Use Math?
A mathematics instructor explains that the first people to use math were the ancient people of prehistory. Learn about the origin of math and who were the first people to use math. (02:16)

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GI Diary: Battle of Okinawa part 1 of 3
"Okinawa - At the Emperor's Doorstep" episode from "WWII: GI Diary"..... This old 1978 TV docu-drama was narrated by Lloyd Bridges and told the stories of real soldiers/sailors/pilots and their first-hand experiences in battle. Archival footage and good background music really made the stories come alive.....about 25 episodes were made. Video converted from really old VHS tape.......... This is the story of the invasion and capture of the island of Okinawa in 1945--the last major land battle of
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The Week Ahead: Flying Solo
China's singletons take part in the world's biggest online-retail event, the Israeli prime minister visits America and Airbus and Boeing show off their planes at the Dubai Air Show
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Ghana Slave Dungeon
Built by European traders in the 17th century, Ghana's Cape Coast Castle was the point of departure for the countless numbers of Africans who were sent to the New World as free labor for the colonies. Join Explore founder Charles Annenberg Weingarten on a virtual tour of the slave dungeon, and witness the horrific conditions the captives were forced to endure while waiting to be sent across the Atlantic. Run time 04:31.
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Mobilizing 3D Visualization through JT and JT2Go with Windows 8.1 and Surface Pro 3

Interested in seeing how line of business (LOB) apps built on Microsoft technologies are transforming commercial industries (e.g. manufacturing, retail, hospitality, financial services, healthcare) and public sectors (e.g. education, public safety)?  Check out this multi-part LaunchPad series on Channel 9 where we sh
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21F.820 Portuguese Advanced Conversation and Composition (MIT)
This is an advanced course that aims to build vocabulary competence and improve oral communication through the study and discussion of topics related to cultural aspects in Lusophone societies, primarily from current issues in Brazil. It is designed to give students extensive experience in Portuguese and emphasizes skill development and refinement in the area of critical reading and writing in Portuguese.
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President Richard Nixon - Address Announcing Resignation
News video of President Nixon as he announces his resignation as US President.
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1.2 Partnership

This can be defined as including service users, and their advocates and carers, and other interested parties, as far as possible in the decision-making processes that affect their lives. In other words, work with service users should be based on their meaningful participation in decision making. Good practice demands that work takes place on the basis of partnership. Sometimes there can be a legal requirement to work in partnership with service users (for example, working with the parents of
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Populism and the Constitution: The Case of Britain in the Wake of the EU Referendum
Professor Denis Galligan, Professor of Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford gives a Research Cluster Seminar to celebrate Wolfson's 50th Anniversary. To celebrate Wolfson College's 50th Anniversary, the Foundation for Law, Justice and Society will hold a colloquium as part of the College's Research Cluster seminar series, entitled 'Populism and Constitutions', by Professor Denis Galligan, FLJS Director of Programmes and Professor of Socio-Legal Studies at Oxford University.
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Lesson 10 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 10 of One Minute Romanian you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s): No creator set

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How to Use WatchKnow
While many have said WatchKnow is easy to use, we think it can't hurt to explain it with a nice screencast.  So here you go--how to use WatchKnow, in under four minutes.  Covers opening categories; opening video pages; watching and rating videos; drilling down into the Directory; using the age filter; using the search engine to find categories and videos, and to locate where categories are in the Directory; getting an account; how educational professionals should sign up for an account
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THE FALL OF ROME part 4 - Docudrama series
There is crisis in Rome. Citizens turn to the Senate trying to find a solution. The were hungry people in a wealthy city full of gold. There are talks until they reach agreement. Public Buildings were left empty of riches in an attempt to avoid war. But gold was not enough, they would ask for more.
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5 Effective use of problem solving skills

The purpose of this assessment course is for you to create a portfolio of your work to represent your skills in problem solving within your study or work activities. This will involve using criteria to help you select examples of your work that clearly show you can use and improve your skills in problem solving. However, by far the most important aim is that you can use this assessment process to support your learning and improve your performance overall.

Using problem-solving skills is
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The Fall of Rome part 8 - Docudrama series
Alaric asks to negotiate with the former Emperor. He demands land. 410 AD, Alaric and the emperor are about to meet but battle breaks out. Alaric's barbarean army finally fell upon the city.
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Simplifying Rational Expressions
This video walk the learner through the steps to simplify rational expressions.  Specific circumstances are discussed and several problems are modeled.  
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2.10.2 Le musée Angladon-Dubrujeaud

Activité 53

Listen to Extract 71 in which you hear a museum guide talking about van Gogh. Match the events to the dates on which they occurred and put them in chronological order.

Trouvez les bonnes dates et rem
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The Battle of Okinawa (1/11) - Battlefield
The Battle of Okinawa, also known as Operation Iceberg, was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and was the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific Theater of World War II as well as the last pitched battle of the entire war. The 82 day long battle lasted from late March through June 1945. The battle has been referred to as the "Typhoon of Steel" in English.  The nicknames refer to the ferocity of the fighting, the intensity of gunfire involved, and sheer numbers of Allied ships and a
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A giant battle: Auburn canines help in search for Everglades' pythons
The scenario sounds like a low-budget movie from the 1970s: Humongous snakes are on the loose, eating everything in sight. But this is real -- a problem that Auburn University and its canines are helping to combat. Auburn researchers used detection dogs in the Everglades National Park to find Burmese pythons during a recent study on ways to manage and eradicate these nonnative, invasive snakes, which are eating native wildlife, mostly mammals and birds. http://ocm.auburn.edu/featured_story/pyt
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Cashill Variables in Algebra (A1-1.1)
Evaluating algebraic expressions using variables.  Definitions of variable, variable expression, and what evaluate a variable expression means are reviewed.  Students are given problems to solve and then the answers are shown.  this is a PowerPoint video with no sound. 

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Battle Of Midway - WWII in colour
This is part from WWII in colour series. This one deals with the Battle Of Midway. All footage is in color and in good quality.
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