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2014-07-31 23:23:24

Fitness bloggers to convene for blogging sessions, group workouts, networking and VIP access to world’s largest fitness conference during four-day seminar Anaheim, Calif. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Fit Approach (http://www.fitapproach.com), a fitness community and forum for inspiration, motivation, stories and friendship, is excited to announce that it will be co-hosting IDEA World BlogFest with #SweatPink at this year’s IDEA World Fitness Convention in Anaheim, Calif., August 14–17....

2014-07-31 23:22:43

Lancaster Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13 will utilize ESM Solutions’ new easyPurchase™ platform for an online marketplace. Warrington, PA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 ESM Solutions®, a leading provider of spend management and eProcurement solutions for the public sector, will power an online marketplace for Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13 (IU 13). The education service agency, IU 13, is a long-time partner and will be migrating to ESM Solutions’ new easyPurchase platform for its...

2014-07-31 23:22:21

Sycamore Education adds additional Google features within its school management and student information system. Fremont, NE (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Sycamore Education, the provider of web-based school management solutions, has completed another phase of integration with Google Apps for Education. While Sycamore Education already contains Google features, an enhanced Google Calendar and new Google Drive functionality have been added. Sycamore Education’s built-in calendars have been...

2014-07-31 23:22:02

CME Conference for Primary Care practitioners "Clinical Issues in Primary Care" agenda has been finalized and released for October 13-17, 2014 at the Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa in Maui Hawaii. The conference specializes in CME education for Primary Care physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Palm Coast Florida (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Continuing Education Company Inc has released the agenda for the upcoming inaugural Clinical Issues in Primary Care...

2014-07-31 23:21:58

Focal Point Business Coaching of Pennsylvania works with business owners in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to improve revenue/profits, provide more time for the business owner, enhance/motivate teams and ensures the business owner is driving their business, as opposed to being driven by the business. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 "Everybody Needs a Coach" is a powerful statement made by Eric Schmidt, the CEO of Google. Professional athletes have coaches (golfers,...

2014-07-31 23:20:57

Let's Go Learn's online diagnostic assessments and prescriptive lessons in reading and math are now approved for use in Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD and Region 5 ESC. Kensington, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Let’s Go Learn announced today that it is an approved provider of instructional and assessment materials for Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District and for Region 5 ESC. Richard Capone, CEO and co-founder of Let’s Go Learn, said “We have worked with Texas educators...

2014-07-31 23:19:42

The Husson University School of Nursing received a grant of over $753,000 as part of the Advanced Nursing Education (ANE) program available through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The grant will help support a course designed to increase understanding and communication between aspiring healthcare professionals in different disciplines as well as a state-wide consortium on interprofessional education. Bangor, Maine (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The Husson University School of...

2014-07-31 23:19:28

With a Focus on Cloud-first, Mobile-first, CloudBearing Leads Way on Modernization with Public Sector Customers (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 CloudBearing announced it has been named a Microsoft 2014 U.S Education Cloud Platform Partner of the Year. The Partner of the Year awards highlight and recognize excellence and achievement among Microsoft partners who are leading in the cloud-first, mobile-first world, and producing exceptional results for U.S. government, healthcare and education...

2014-07-31 23:19:03

Maricopa Corporate College (MCOR) has a professional educational program that makes it easy to take high-quality, noncredit online courses. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Maricopa Corporate College Introduces New Online Course: Write Effective Web Content Maricopa Corporate College (MCOR) has a professional educational program that makes it easy to take high-quality, noncredit online courses. MCOR has partnered with ed2go to offer hundreds of online, instructor-led courses and is...

2014-07-31 23:19:00

Parent company C8 Sciences’ innovative ACTIVATE™ program at the center of helping ADHD in the classroom while delivering real-time cognitive data reports and greatly improving academic outcomes. New Haven, Connecticut (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Connecticut-based C8 Sciences, developers and marketers of neuroscience-based cognitive assessment and development products including the game-changing ACTIVATE™ program, has announced a no-cost webinar through its C8 Schools to help teachers...


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Wampus cat (cougar)
2014-01-28 15:10:48

The Wampus cat comes from American folklore as a variation of a fierce cougar. It also is compared to the Ewah of Cherokee mythology. In the myth a woman covers herself with the skin of a cougar and spies on the men of the tribe. While the men are telling sacred stories around a fire, she is caught and turned into a half-woman, half-cat by the tribe’s medicine man. The Wampus cat supposedly still haunts the forests of east Tennessee. Other legends state the Wampus cat is the spirit of...

Algebra
2014-01-02 11:06:39

Algebra, from the Arabic al-jebr, meaning “reunion of broken parts”, is one of the wide-ranging parts of mathematics, combined with number theory, geometry, and analysis. Algebra can basically be considered as doing computations much like that of arithmetic with non-numerical mathematical objects. Initially, these objects were variables that represented either numbers that weren’t yet known or unspecified numbers, permitting one to state and prove properties that are true no matter...

Geometry
2014-01-02 10:21:51

Geometry is a branch of mathematics that is concerned with questions of shape, size, relative position of figures, and the properties of space. A mathematician who works in the geometry field is called a geometer. Geometry arose independently in numerous early cultures as a body of practical knowledge concerning areas, lengths, and volumes, with elements of a formal mathematical science emerging in the West as early as Thales. By the 3rd century BC, geometry was put into an axiomatic form by...

Trigonometry
2014-01-02 10:09:07

Trigonometry, from the Greek trigonon, meaning triangle, and metron, meaning measure, is a branch of mathematics that studies the relationships involving lengths and angles of triangles. The field came about during the 3rd century BC from applications of geometry to astronomical studies. The 3rd century astronomers first noted that the lengths of the sides of a right triangle and the angles between those sides have fixed relationships: that is, if at least the length of one of those sides...

Applied Mathematics
2014-01-02 10:00:11

Applied mathematics is a branch of mathematics that focuses on mathematical methods that are usually used in science, engineering, business, and industry. Therefore, “applied mathematics” is a mathematical science with specialized knowledge. The term “applied mathematics” also explains the professional specialty in which mathematicians work on practical problems; as a profession focused on practical problems, applied mathematics focuses on the formulation and study of mathematical...

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