Emery County (Utah); San Rafael Swell; MK Tunnels; Cold War
This photograph shows the inside of the tunnel walls. The interior of the tunnels was painted white and state of the art (1950) instruments were placed within the shafts to document the effects of the explosions. Remnants of the wiring to the...
Emery County (Utah); San Rafael Swell; MK Tunnels; Cold War; Morrison Knudsen
The interior of the tunnels was painted white and state of the art (1950) instruments were placed within the shafts to document the effects of the explosions. Remnants of the wiring to the instruments can still be seen in some of the tunnels, as...
You may be pleasantly surprised to find how lucrative a practice may become when your strongest motivation is a desire to serve competently, timely, and with a clear conscience. The lawyer, like the doctor, has a general obligation...
assessment is to provide educators with a total proficiency score for use in their schools, districts,
and state, as mandated by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. Students will be assessed in the
four language acquisition modalities of...
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They understood that the process of, first, changing the mentalities of their own citizens and, second, changing the perceptions of outsiders would be a very long and difficult challenge. Deep-seated feelings of resentment,...
Chemical interactions either release energy to the environment (exothermic) or absorb
energy from the environment (endothermic).
C3.4A Use the terms endothermic and exothermic correctly to describe chemical
reactions in the laboratory.
*Elements, Compounds, and Chemical Reactions
A student will:
a. Differentiate elements and compounds.
b. Define chemical change.
c. Compare and contrast substances and mixtures.
d. Explain the reasoning behind the use of symbols for elements.
f. Apply the rules for writing the formulas of chemical compounds by using a flowchart,
as measured by written assignments at 75% accuracy.
A student will:
a. Describe methods of measuring the amount of matter.
b. Define Avogadro’s...
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APPENDIX 1 | Weekly journal entries
1/17/09 – 1/24/09
The first thing I learned about the U.S. Embassy Brasilia is that it recognizes Brazilian
holidays as well as American holidays. My first day was supposed...
related to the effectiveness of the assessments studied, the data gave more insight into the importance of literacy skills in the higher grade levels.
The next step in this study was to administer the DRP and QRI assessments. Scores were...
(Hoyle, 1995). A model that is overidentified can have as many degrees of freedom
indicated by the variances and covariances less the number of free parameters (Hoyle,
1995). In effect, there is more than one way to calculate from the data a...
Evaluation of fit.
Once a model has been specified and estimated (the residual matrix minimized),
the fit of the model to the data must be evaluated. There are several indexes used to
evaluate the fit of a model. The chi-square goodness-of-fit...
occupations most reported by McCartney et al. (2008). A total of 61 countries were
represented by respondents, with the United States of America claiming the most
representation (61.9%), followed by Canada (6.2%) and Germany (4.2%)....
Respondents occasionally left some survey statements blank. To determine
whether certain statements were purposefully avoided, missing value analysis (MVA)
was performed using PASW and EQS. EQS MVA determined that the data were missing
rate reached a high of $1.3654 on April 14, 2010 and a low of $1.1925 on June 8, 2010
(Google Finance, 2010).
Finally, respondents were questioned about their occupation, country of their
birth, and household structure. Nearly half (46.4%) of...
direct and indirect effects of an independent variable on a dependent variable comprises
the total effect between the variables (Hoyle, 1995).
Identification is an important consideration in model specification. In essence,
implied covariance matrix and the observed matrix are used to calculate the residual
matrix. The smaller the residual matrix, the better the model estimation, thus iteration
continues until the residual matrix is minimized (Hoyle, 1995). This...
Analysis of Data
A total of 1,185 participants took the survey. After eliminating all potential
respondents who completed less than 85% of the survey and those that didn‘t meet the
residency and age restrictions, 973 of the received...
variable. The data were evaluated for assumptions of SEM: normality, linearity,
multicollinearity and singularity, and adequacy of covariances.
Insert Table 9 Here
Results derived within larger...