1. The use of knowledge and understanding of mathematics in engineering context. Mathematics is... science of pattern that engineers seek out whether found in numbers, space, science, computers, imaginary abstractions, or elsewhere. Knowledge and use of basic mathematics have always been an inherent and integral part of engineering. In our previous semester, basic mathematics was applied in almost every module. From stress analysis of simple machine components to numerical description of various...
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26 th. June 2013 A. KXEX 3244 TEXT BOOKS (Books that convey the essence of this course... and at the appropriate level) 1. Erwin Kreysiz “Advanced Engineering Mathematics”, 9 th. Edition, Wiley Chap.5, 6, 11, 12 2. Michael D. Greenberg “Advanced Engineering Mathematics”, 2 nd. Edition ke-2, Prentice-Hall Chap. 4, 5, 17, 18, 19, 20 3. Dennis G. Zill & Michael R. Cullen “Differential Equations with Boundary-Value Problems”...
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Chapter 2: THE NATURE OF MATHEMATICS Mathematics relies on both logic and creativity, and it is pursued both for a variety of... practical purposes and for its intrinsic interest. For some people, and not only professional mathematicians, the essence of mathematics lies in its beauty and its intellectual challenge. For others, including many scientists and engineers, the chief value of mathematics is how it applies to their own work. Because mathematics plays such a central role in modern culture,...
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Roman Mathematics Introduction The system of Roman numerals that we know today is a numeral system that originated from ancient Rome, and... was adapted from Etruscan numerals. The system used in antiquity was slightly modified in the Middle Ages to produce the system being used today. The grandeur days of Rome did not emphasize on mathematics as a discipline and discover new abstractions. The Romans were more absorbed in applying mathematics in engineering and architecture to improve the quality...
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History of mathematics A proof from Euclid's Elements, widely considered the most influential textbook of all time.[1]... The area of study known as the history of mathematics is primarily an investigation into the origin of discoveries in mathematics and, to a lesser extent, an investigation into the mathematical methods and notation of the past. Before the modern age and the worldwide spread of knowledge, written examples of new mathematical developments have come to light only in a few locales...
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Self-Study, the following reference books are invaluable in helping you master your concepts in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry &... Mathematics and crack the IIT-JEE and allied exams. It is made abundantly clear to the reader that any of the above references comprise a maximum of 75% of the requirement of the student for IIT-JEE. In fact, the combined use of all the mentioned references will also not make up 100% of the requirements. A number of ideas in IIT-JEE are beyond books and can be taught only by...
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Essential Engineering Mathematics Michael Batty Download free books at Michael Batty Essential... Engineering Mathematics Download free eBooks at bookboon.com 2 Essential Engineering Mathematics © 2011 Michael Batty & Ventus Publishing ApS ISBN 978-87-7681-735-0 Download free eBooks at bookboon.com 3 Contents Essential Engineering Mathematics Contents 0. Introduction 8 1. 1.1 1.2 1.2.1 1.2.2 1.2.3 1.2.4 1.3 1.3.1 1.3.2 1.3.3 1.3.4 Preliminaries Number Systems:...
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HISTORY OF MATHEMATICS The history of mathematics is nearly as old as humanity itself. Since antiquity,... mathematics has been fundamental to advances in science, engineering, and philosophy. It has evolved from simple counting, measurement and calculation, and the systematic study of the shapes and motions of physical objects, through the application of abstraction, imagination and logic, to the broad, complex and often abstract discipline we know today. From the notched bones of early man...
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1 Engineering Mathematics 1 (AQB10102) CHAPTER 1: NUMBERS AND ARITHMETIC 1.1 TYPE... OF NUMBERS NEGATIVE INTEGER - POSITIVE AND REAL NUMBERS (R) • • Numbers that can be expressed as decimals Real Number System: • Consist of positive and negative natural numbers including 0 Example: …, -5, -4, -3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, … • All numbers including natural numbers, whole numbers, integers, rational numbers and irrational numbers are real numbers Example: 4 = 4...
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ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT 1 ASSIGNMENT 2 - PROJECT SCHEDULING The Sharon Construction Corporation The Sharon Construction... Company has been awarded a contract for the construction of a 20,000-seat stadium. Construction works must start by February 15 and be completed within one year. A penalty clause of $15, 000 per week of delay beyond February 15 of next year is written into the contract. Jim Brown, the president of the company, called a planning meeting, where he expressed great satisfaction...
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Electives 1 Composite Materials 2 Computational Hydraulics 3 Foundation Engineering 4 Foundation Engineering 5 6 7... 8 9 10 11 12 Hydraulics Hydraulics Introduction to Turbulence Mechanics of Solids Mechanics of solids Optimization Methods Reliability Engineering Soil Mechanics Web Web Web Video Web Video Web Web Video Web Web Web Video Prof. P. C. Pandey Prof. M. S. Mohan Kumar Prof. Deepankar Choudhury Prof. Mahendra Singh, Prof. N. K. Samadhiya, Prof. Priti Maheswari Prof. B. S. Thandaveswara,...
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At the start of Year 1, children are enthusiastic ‘beginning’ mathematicians. They have an understanding of the basic concepts of number,... shape and measurement, and see mathematics as an exciting and practical element of the curriculum. They develop their knowledge, skills and understanding through a balance of wholeclass activity. This involves, for example, counting, direct teaching, problem solving in groups and independent work, where children apply and practise their learning. A mix of mental...
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HOW TO SUCCEED IN MATHEMATICS. Step 1: Hard work trump’s natural... talent. As in most everything , the people who are most successful in mathematics are the one who work the hardest , not those with “natural talent’’ in school, those who work hard get better grade in mathematics than the ‘’smart’’ students whom just coast .Most aspect of mathematics can only be learnt by hand practice. This holds true whether you want to develop your...
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projects as a means to enhance the capabilities of engineering students to use mathematics for solving problems in larger... projects as well as to communicate and present mathematical content. As opposed to many case studies, we concentrate on stating criteria and project classes from which instructors can build instances (i.e. specific projects). The main goal of this paper is to facilitate the definition of new „good“ projects in a certain curricular setting. 1. INTRODUCTION Learning and training mathematical...
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Career Research Project a. Career- Biomedical Engineering b. What they do- Biomedical engineers are the people who analyze and... design solutions to problems in biology and medicine. They usually have a goal of improving the quality and effectiveness of patient’s care. Their duties are mainly to design systems and products, such as artificial organs or artificial devices that replace body parts as people have problems with their organs. They also install, adjust, maintain, repair and produce...
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As students, we are taught the basics about mathematics. What the core properties of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division mean.... How they work, and if we are lucky, we go into a little history of these methods. For those of us who have learned history, we learned that the basis for modern mathematics came from the Greeks and their writings. While this is correct, to truly understand the historical aspect of mathematics and its origins, one must study a time before the Greeks, when math...
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Steve Klehfoth 1/29/01 CIVIL ENGINEERING Civil engineering is the oldest of the main branches of... engineering. Civil engineers use their knowledge to supervise and plan construction projects such as roads, airports, bridges, canals, tunnels, and wastewater systems. They also collaborate with architects to design and construct various types of buildings. Some other civil engineering endeavors include highways, airports, pipelines, railroads, levees, and irrigation and sewage systems. Civil...
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Should Mathematics and Science be taught in English English, by any standard, is a dominant language of the developed world. It is now a... medium of instruction in the world and should be taught in Mathematics and Science subject. The implementation of English in science and mathematics in school is essential due to the use of the English language globally. However, teachers who are incompetent in English will have difficulties with the change of language used in the subject and teaching school subjects...
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Multivariable Calculus and Differential Equations Version No. 1.00 Course Prerequisites L T P C 3 0 2 4 : 10+2 level Mathematics/ Basic... Mathematics (MAT001) Objectives This Mathematics course provides requisite and relevant background necessary to understand the other important engineering mathematics courses offered for Engineers and Scientists. Three important topics of applied mathematics, namely the Multiple integrals, Vector calculus, Laplace transforms which require knowledge of integration are...
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CE1008/CZ1008: Engineering Maths CPE103/CSC103: Maths I/Foundation Maths Course Introduction 2012-2013 Semester 2 i-1... What is CE1008/CZ1008 Engineering Maths? Academic Unit: 3 AU Syllabus: • Calculus • Probability & Statistics Calculus: Probability & Statistics: • Notion of a Limit • Differentiation and Applications • Integration and Applications • Differential Equations and Applications • Descriptive Statistics • Probability Theory • Probability & Sampling ...
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Assignment 1 Miss. Dzigbodi Ama Agbodra. A brief history of Mathematics.... Ecs/13/01/0396 The area of study known as the history of mathematics is primarily an investigation into the origin of discoveries in mathematics and, to a lesser extent, an investigation into the mathematical methods and notation of the past. Before the modern age and the worldwide spread of knowledge, written examples of new mathematical developments have come to light...
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“Is mathematics discovered or invented?” To commence with this essay, we must first understand a few key words used in this statement and... question. ‘Mathematics’ is generally believed to be the body of knowledge centered on concepts such as quantity, structure, space, and change, and also the academic discipline that studies them. Whereas ‘discover’ and ‘invent’ means to find information, a place or an object, especially for the first time and to design or create something which has never been made...
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Identity Theft: Social Engineering December 5, 2011 Daniel Sama & Stacey Smith Sr Computer Ethics CIS-324, Fall 2011 Strayer University... Abstract Social Engineering from the outset may seem like a topic one might hear when talking about sociology or psychology, when in fact it is a form of identity theft. To an information technology (IT)...
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Science & Mathematics in Medieval Islamic Cultures Introduction: There were astonishing (surprising) achievements by Muslim scholars (people... who study, students) and scientists during the period from approximately 750 to 1050 A.D. This period is called a "Golden Age" of the Islamic World. Great advances were made in the Abbasid Islamic Empire (with its capital in Baghdad) even up to 1258 when the Mongols invaded the empire and destroyed its capital. Great achievements also continued in Muslim Spain...
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1.INTRODUCTION 1.a) DATA FLOW DIAGRAM Data flow... diagrams illustrate how data is processed by a system in terms of inputs and outputs.Data flow diagram are used widely for modeling the requirements.the DFD is also known as a data flow graph or a bubble chart. Data Flow Diagram Notation We can use two different types of notations on our data flow diagrams: Yourdon & Coad or Gane & Sarson. Process Notations 1) Process ...
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Case#1 Stock Valuation at Ragan Engines Ans. 1 EPS= $5.08 No. of shares= 300,000 r=20% ROE=25% DPS=Total dividend/No.... of shares=640000/300000=$2.13 Net income = EPS*No. of shares =5.08*300000 =1524000 g=Retention ratio*ROE =[1-(640000/1524000)*0.25 = (1-0.42)*0.25 =0.58*0.25=0.145=14.5% Po=D1/r-g =Do (1+g)/r-g =2.13(1+0.145)/0.20-0.145 =2.43885/0.055 = $44.34 Ans. 2 Industry growth rate g = Retention ratio*ROE ...
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will: 1. Demonstrate a broad knowledge in the field of chemical engineering; 2. Demonstrate critical reasoning and the... requisite quantitative skills in seeking solutions to chemical engineering problems; 3. Demonstrate skills for effective communication and teamwork; 4. Effectively lead chemical engineering projects in industry, government, or academia; 5. Exhibit a commitment to lifelong learning. (Program educational objectives are those aspects of engineering that help shape...
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Written Assignment 1 Section 1.1: 8b). I bought a lottery ticket this week OR I won the million dollar jackpot on Friday.... e). I bought a lottery ticket this week IF AND ONLY IF I won the million dollar jackpot on Friday. f).If I did not buy a lottery ticket this week,then I did not win the million dollar lottery on Friday. 12f).You have the flu AND you miss the final examination,OR if you do not miss the final examination AND ytou pass the course. 18a). The conditional statement:if...
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Books VS Computers Article 1 by Angletetra (Forum Name) Sep 4, 2007, 10:22am Today,computer is the most important... invention since fire was invented. Most people use computer instead of book. According to school research,students choose computer to do their homework. Some people believe that books are more useful than computers. However, this research indicate that children and teenagers benefit from computer more than book. Therefore, schools should purchase computers rather than...
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various works pertaining to idealism and the theory of forms. Plato has made many allegories and metaphors of life. One of his many famous writings would be... included in his collected dialogues. The Republic, Book 1, is a Socratic dialogue written by Plato around his mid-life. The Republic (Book 1) focuses on the definition of justice and the order and character of the just city-state and the just man. The Republic is Plato’s best known work and has proven to be one of the most influential works of philosophy...
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fgggcfc g Aim in becoming an engineer and your Career When we are young,... one of those questions that we hear from almost every adult that we encounter, especially from those who work, is “What do you like to be when you grow up?” Remember that most may say, “I want to be this or that or like my mother or like my father and many other else…” Though we were young then, we are all starting to know the value of dream or career. ...
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Engineering Disciplines Oral Presentation Overview: The purpose of this project is to provide a better understanding of the different... engineering disciplines offered at the University. Students will be divided into teams. Each team will prepare a presentation on a discipline to be presented to the class. This presentation serves as a means for students to learn, in-depth, about a major outside of their areas of interest. The assumption is that students haven’t had much information presented to...
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ESLA 1901 - WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT 1 Data Gathering Assignment Part A 1. (1 mark) The Keyword function... allows you search for books using words you think might be in the title or contents. Locate the full reference (i.e. author, year, title and publishers) and call number for any one book with all three key words in it: Poverty, inequality, development Poverty, inequality, and development by Gary S. Fields Published by Cambridge University Press, 1980,New York 1980, CALL NO.330.9/244 NO.330.9/244 ...
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Comparison of performance between engineering and non-engineering students enrolled in advanced composition of IT12FA1 at... Technological Institute of the Philippines during the 1st Semester of Academic Year 2013-2013 Introduction: According to the book of Gloria G. Salandanan entitled “Element of Good Teaching.” The students’ capacity to learn varies, thus students can be classified into fast, average and slow learners while some are high, moderate or low achievers. Tactful teachers know when and...
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SAMPLE-1 “STATEMENT OF PURPOSE” TO ACCOMPANY GRADUATE APPLICATION Statement of Purpose Name: First Last January 4, 2010 Civil... Engineering (Geotechnical specialty) I am a senior at the University of Missouri. I am studying Civil and Environmental Engineering, with an emphasis in Structural Engineering. I expect to graduate this upcoming May, 2010, with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering, with honors from both the College of Engineering and the College of Arts...
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EDP136 Mathematics Education Assessment 1: Planning for mathematics teaching Due: Weeks 3and 10 10% (Week 3)... and 40% (Week 10) The purpose of this assessment task This assessment task is focused on developing your capacities to be an effective mathematics teacher. Key aspects of these capacities are: attitudes towards mathematics; mathematics knowledge; knowledge of how children learn mathematics; and knowledge of resources that can support children’s mathematics learning. The weekly...
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Mechanical engineering is a discipline of engineering that applies the principles of engineering, physics and... materials science for analysis, design, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems. It is the branch of engineering that involves the production and usage of heat and mechanical power for the design, production, and operation of machines and tools.[1] It is one of the oldest and broadest engineering disciplines. The engineering field requires an understanding of core concepts...
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Civil Engineering & Architecture E-Books List The Wiley Dictionary of Civil Engineering and Construction (Wiley... Professional) by: L. F. Webster [ 0471181153 ] The Civil Engineering Handbook, 2nd Edition by: Wai-Fah Chen [ 0849309581 ] Civil Engineering Formulas (Pocket Guide) by: Tyler G. Hicks [ 0071356126 ] FRP Composites in Civil Engineering - CICE 2004 by: Rudolf Seracino [ 9058096386 ] Engineering Mechanics of Solids (Prentice-Hall International Series in Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics)...
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Written Assignment 1 Answer all of the following questions. Title your assignment "Written Assignment... 1," unless your mentor directs otherwise. This assignment covers text chapters 1 through 6. 1. Define scarcity. Provide examples of goods that are not scarce. Answer: Scarcity is when demand exceeds supply. Examples of goods that are not scarce – air and water 2. How does Adam Smith's concept of the invisible hand explain why markets move toward equilibrium? Do market participants need to know...
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The Science of Engineering Materials - BE 1300 Credits: 4 Materials fee: $20.00 Fall Semester, September 2 - December 18, 2003 10:40 – 12:00... p.m. Monday & Wednesday Engineering Building 1500 _______________________________________________________________________ Instructors: Prof. Guangzhao Mao Prof. Charles Manke Office: Rm. 1109 Rm. 1105 Phone: (313) 577-3804 (313) 577-3849 Fax: (313) 577-3810 (313) 577-3810 cmanke@eng.wayne.edu Email: gzmao@eng.wayne.edu TAs: Dinesh Aggarwal Ting Cao Jiumei...
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Anna Diers MUS 242 Dr. Lynn Little 08 November 2013 Bach’s Fugue in G Minor, WTC Book I 1. Bach was a piano... teacher, and often approached his music as a teaching tool. To display how easily moving from one key to the next could be, he utilized the Well Tempered Clavier and the book can often be thought of from this standpoint. According to Sigland Bruhn, “ It aims to help you, its reader, achieve a creative understanding and interpretation of Bach's preludes and fugues by encouraging you to...
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Philippines College of Engineering Department of Civil Engineering Assignment No. 4 Exercise 3.0 Cube Submitted by:... Jemmalyn M. Tiglao Course & Section: BSCE 1-2 Date of Submission: March 23, 2013 Submitted to: Engr. Oscar L. Poloyapoy Score Polytechnic Univerity of the Philippines College of Engineering Department of Civil Engineering Assignment No. 5 Exercise 3.1 Rectangular Parallelepiped Submitted by: Jemmalyn M. Tiglao Course & Section: BSCE 1-2 Date of Submission:...
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electronics. 1. College Programs-Computer architecture, switching theory, and computer design. 2. Electrical Programs-... Mathematics and science more than technology and technician programs. B. What should you try to learn early before College and what should you decide to do in college. 1.In High school you should take classes in mathematics, physical sciences, physics, and chemistry. 2. Starting point for careers. C. Tools and Equipment Needed 1. Technicians work with...
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This report examines the software engineering literature from the point of view of the following research questions. 1. Is... “Software Engineering” really the correct usage of the term to describe our field of study? 2. Is Software Engineering really engineering? In this report there will be discussion about the main contents of the software engineering .In addition we will focus on the comparison between the traditional engineering and software engineering .We will be able to find the reasoning...
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Mathematics of the Greeks and the Mayans Mathematics is the study of time, space, structure, and quantity which is used to... calculate almost anything in the world from the amount of atoms in an element to calculating the air pressure in a room. Although levels of math such as calculus are not taught until college, the use and study of mathematics have been around since the beginning of time and the world wouldn’t be able to function without it. The term “mathematics” comes from the Greek word mathema...
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Classification & Arrangement of Books The Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme Books are arranged on the shelves according... to the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC), which groups the fields of knowledge into 10 main classes, namely: 000 – 099 General works 100 – 199 Philosophy and related fields 200 – 299 Religion 300 – 399 Social sciences 400 – 499 Languages 500 – 599 Pure Sciences 600 – 699 Applied sciences (Technology) 700 – 799 Fine Arts 800 – 899 Literature 900 –...
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INTRODUCTION Control engineering is the discipline that applies control theory to design systems with predictable behaviors. The practice uses... sensors to measure the output performance of the device being controlled and those measurements can be used to give feedback to the input actuators that can make corrections toward desired performance. There are two major divisions in control theory, namely, classical and modern, which have direct implications over the control engineering applications. Classical...
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title of assignment: Unit 10 Properties of Materials 1: Classifying Materials Moderated by (print): BTEC in a Box Date: Group: Portfolio... Ref (if applicable): Date assignment issued: Date Required: Date Received: Resubmission Required: Resubmission Received: Assessment Criteria No. Assessor decision on achievement Assessor’s Feedback / Student Action Points Toward LO 1: Be able to describe the structure of and classify engineering materials P1 P2 P3 ...
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Technical Drawing Related Career Report Industrial Engineers serve as a bridge between management and operations. They combine their solid... engineering background with good business sense and management ability. They figure out the best use of facilities, equipment and people for the most cost efficient and productive way to make or process a product. Industrial Engineers concentrate on improving manufacturing productivity and reducing costs associated with inventory. They are also concerned...
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Written Task 1 IB English Language and Literature Rationale word count: 300 words Total word count: 932 words... Rationale: In the first semester of my International Baccalaureate English course, we analyzed Mary Louise Pratt’s “Arts of the Contact Zone”. Pratt discusses the implications of contact zones and transculturation by utilizing Guaman Poma’s example of learning Spanish to successfully write a letter and persuade the King of Spain. In this written task, presented...
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CELTA Written Assignment 1: Focus on the Learner Candidate name: Morkvenaite Ioana Word Count Date:... Grade: Part 1 Natalia is 28 years old. She is Russian and she lives in Russia. She works as a chief event manager and she often deals with different people from other countries. She learned English at school and at University...
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The Beauty of Mathematics | |and the Love of God! This is TOO cool! Just the math part is good enough, the end is even better. I... bet you will NOT be able to read it without sending it on to at least one other person! |I received this e-mail and thought it was pretty cool! | Keep scrolling it gets better. ϑ Beauty of Mathematics!!!!!!! 1 x 8 + 1 = 9 12 x 8 + 2 = 98 123 x 8 + 3 = 987 1234 x 8 + 4 = 9876 ...
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The Importance of Engineering Drawing Industrial Engineering is a branch of engineering dealing with the... optimization of complex processes or systems. It is concerned with the development, improvement, implementation and evaluation of integrated systems of people, money, knowledge, information, equipment, energy, materials, analysis and synthesis, as well as the mathematical, physical and social sciences together with the principles and methods of engineering design to specify, predict, and evaluate...
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Architectural Engineering There are 25 major specialties in engineering that are recognized by professional societies. In any... one of those 25 specialties, the goal of the engineer is the same. The goal is to be able to come up with a cost effective design that aids people in the tasks they face each day. Whether it be the coffee machine in the morning or the roads and highways people travel, or even the cars people travel in, it was all an idea that started with an engineer. Someone engineered...
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π (sometimes written pi) is a mathematical constant whose value is the ratio of any circle's circumference to its diameter in the Euclidean... plane; this is the same value as the ratio of a circle's area to the square of its radius. It is approximately equal to 3.14159265 in the usual decimal notation. Many formulae from mathematics, science, and engineering involve π, which makes it one of the most important mathematical constants. π is an irrational number, which means that its value cannot be...
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Science Fiction Book Project Rachel Tyo Physics, A1 Mr. Guy Belleman December 19, 2012 The... Science Fiction Book Project is a physics project in which students describe an example of science fiction and the scientific feasibility of the author’s ideas. It promotes the school improvement writing goal by allowing a student to pick a book of their choice read it, research one topic in the book, and write a scientific paper discussing the future of the...
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Australia INTRODUCTION Vedic mathematics is the name given to the ancient system of mathematics, or, to be precise, a unique... technique of calculations based on simple rules and principles with which any mathematical problem can be solved be it arithmetic, algebra, geometry or trigonometry. The system is based on 16 Vedic sutras or aphorisms, which are actually word formulae describing natural ways of solving a whole range of mathematical problems. Vedic mathematics was rediscovered from the...
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James Mann Introduction to Mass Communications COM-120-OL009 Written Assignment #1 1. Describe how... you've used media over the last few days in these four areas: cognition, diversion, social utility, and withdrawal. Now describe how the media has helped you during this same period in terms of: surveillance, interpretation, linkage, entertainment, and formulating values. I was married on May 3rd and we left on our honeymoon to Marathon and Key West, Florida on May 4th and will return...
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Brady Robinson Prof. Gaerte Senior Seminar Book Report #1 March 3rd 2015 After reading Stuart Ewen’s book, All... Consuming Images: The Politics of Style in Contemporary Culture, I began to realize the importance images have on our day-to-day lives. Ewen does his best to force us into thinking about the power advertisements have on us and he also goes through history explaining the evolution of style throughout culture. What I was able to gather from this book was the chance to see the things that often...
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Word Count- 1157 David McCullough’s novel 1776 is a compelling story of America’s war for independence. We have all read chapters and heard the... related history of the war of 1776, but David McCullough takes the epic story even further. The book covers the entire year of 1776 from the beginning of the war until the end. The author provides an extremely detailed description of both sides of the conflict both American and British. David McCullough is a renowned author and historian and has...
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