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Rutgers - PHYSICS - 301
Physics H7C Fall 1999Solutions to Problem Set 7Derek KimballAbove the front door of Niels Bohr's cottage was nailed a horseshoe. A visitor who saw it exclaimed: &quot;Being as great a scientist as you are, do you really believe that a horseshoe above the en
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Solution 2.19 a) At what distance is the amplitude down by a factor of exp(-1)? exp(-alpha*distance) = exp(-1) alpha * distance = 1 distance = 1/alpha, where alpha = (2*pi/lambda) * sqrt[sin(pi/4)^2 - n^2], lambda = 500 nm, n = n2/n1 = 1/1.5 alpha = 0.002
Rutgers - PHYSICS - 301
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Rutgers - PHYSICS - 140
Physics 140 (Spring 2012) - The Greenhouse EffectHomework 1 - Due January 30, 20121) Determine the amount of thermal energy of a half liter of water. Hint: you may want to use the fact that one mole of water has a mass of 18 grams. 2) Determine the amou
Rutgers - PHYSICS - 140
Physics 140 Lecture 4The Temperature History of the EarthJan. 30, 20121Saturday, February 4, 12Announcements1) For next lecture please read: Dire Predictions - pp. 62-75 Beyond Smoke and Mirrors - pp. 16-26 (chapter 3) 2) I will be away for the next
Rutgers - PHYSICS - 140
Physics 140 Lecture 3Greenhouse GasesJan. 25, 20121Sunday, January 29, 12Announcements1) For next lecture please read: Dire Predictions - pp. 32-47 Beyond Smoke and Mirrors - pp. 27-33 (chapter 4) 2) First homework assignment is due on Monday2Sund
Rutgers - PHYSICS - 140
Physics 140 Lecture 2Blackbody RadiationJan. 23, 20121Sunday, January 29, 12Announcements1) By midnight tonight the first homework assignment will be posted on the course web site: http:/ /physics.rutgers.edu/ugrad/140/ 2) The lectures notes are now
Rutgers - PHYSICS - 140
Physics 140 Lecture 1IntroductionJan. 18, 20121Saturday, January 21, 12Announcements1) Check out the updated course web site: http:/ /physics.rutgers.edu/ugrad/140/ You'll find all of the course information there: syllabus (soon) lecture notes hom
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 300:04
Chapter 6Effects of tariffs on asmall country:-always reduces the welfare of a small countryLarge country: ambiguous (may increase, decrease, or do nothing)CONSUMER SURPLUS AND DEMAND CURVE-above market price &amp; below the demand curve-at a higher pr
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 300:04
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 300:04
Chapter 7: Nontariff BarriersNontariff Barriers (NTB): regulations &amp; restrictions covering international tradeQuota: a direct restriction on the quantity of a good imported/exported-simplest and most direct form of NTBQuota rents: revenue generated by
Rutgers - MACROECON - 103
Demand, Supply, and the meaning of Economic Life (chap 2,3)Chapter 2: The Modern Mixed Economy-Mixed economy: a combination of private enterprise working throughthe marketplace and government regulation, taxation, and programs.-A market is a mechanism
Rutgers - MACROECON - 103
1. Economic Issues (Chap 1)-Economics is the study of how societies use scarce resources toproduce valuable goods and services and distribute them amongdifferent individuals.-Scarcity: limited resources-Efficiency: most effective use of a societys re
Rutgers - MACROECON - 103
Chapter 3: Basic Elements of Supply and DemandThe Demand Schedule-There exists a definite relationship between the market price of agood and the quantity demanded of that good, other things heldconstant.-Law of downward-sloping demand: When the price
Rutgers - MACROECON - 103
The Short Run Keynesian Aggregate Supply and Demand Model (chapter 4)The Birth of Macroeconomics-Three central questions of macroeconomics1. Why do output and employment sometimes fall, and how canunemployment be reduced?2. What are the sources of pr
Rutgers - MACROECON - 103
National Income Accounting (chapter 5)Gross Domestic Product-The gross domestic product is the most comprehensive measure of anations total output of goods and services. It is the sum of thedollars values of consumption ( C ), gross investment (I), go
Rutgers - MACROECON - 103
The Short-Run Keynesian Model (Chapter 6+7)Chapter 6 (Consumption and Investment)-Consumption: expenditures by households on final goods and services-Saving: part of personal disposable income that is not consumedConsumption, income, and saving-Perso
Rutgers - MACROECON - 103
Monetary and Fiscal Policy in the Keynesian SR Model(chapt 7D, 10A+B)Impact of Taxation on Aggregate Demand-Extra taxes lower our disposable incomes, and lower dispoasbleincomes tend to reduce our consumption spending.Fiscal Policy Multipliers-The g
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 220:102
Chapter 1Ten Principles of Economics1. People face trade-offsefficiency - the property of society getting the most it can from itsscarce resourcesequality - the proprety of distributing economic prosperity uniformlyamong the members of societyTrade
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 220:102
Chapter 2The Economist As Scientist-economists plays two roles1. Scientists: try to explain the world2. Policy advisors: try to improve it-first, economists employ the scientific methodThe Scientific Method: Observation, theory, and more obversation
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 220:102
Chapter 3-Absolute advantage: the ability to produce a good using fewer inputsthan the producer-Opportunity cost: whatever must be given up to obtain some item-Comparative Advantage: the ability to produce a good at a loweropportunity cost than anoth
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 220:102
Chapter 4-Markets: a group of buyers and sellers of a particular good or service-buyers determine the demand-sellers determine the supplyWhat is competition?-Competitive market: a market in which there are many buyers and manysellers so that each ha
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 220:102
Chapter 5The Elasticity of Demand-Elasticity: a measure of the responsiveness of quantity demanded orquantity supplied to one of its determinantsThe Price Elasticity of Demand &amp; Its Determinants-Price Elasticity of Demand: A measure of how much the q
Rutgers - ECONOMICS - 220:102
Chapter 6-Price Controls:-Price ceiling: a legal maximum on the price of a good or a service.(example: rent control)Chapter 21The Budget Constraint: What the Consumer can afford-People consume less than they desire because their spending isconstrai
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Confucianism-294concept of reverence for authority. The Chinese created administrative districts under military governors whose civilian Chinese advisers imported Confucian bureaucratic concepts that underlined respect for authority. The political &amp; burea
Georgia Tech - HTS - 3015
Lyndon Johnson's &quot;Great Society&quot;-a set of domestic programs. 2 main goals of the Great Society social reforms were the elimination of poverty and racial injustice. New major spending programs that addressed education, medical care, urban problems, &amp; trans
Georgia Tech - HTS - 3015
Prince Norodom Sihanouk- The King of Cambodia from 1941 to 1955. When the Vietnam War raged, Sihanouk promoted policies that he claimed to preserve Cambodia's neutrality &amp; most importantly security. While he in many cases sided w/his neighbors, pressures
Georgia Tech - HTS - 3015
Vietnamese Nationalism o Ancient People 208 B.C. Trien Da (Founder of the Vietnamese people) Nam Viet = Land of the Southern Viet 100 B.C. Han Chinese takeover o Consequences Confucianism (Mandarin Class) Buddhism o &quot;Annam&quot; (&quot;Pacified South&quot;) Produce har
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Aren Alvarez GT 1000 9/23/09 Aerospace Engineering Aerospace engineering is a very interesting prospect. I, personally, find great interest in airplanes and rockets. Aerospace engineering also provides a very high average salary compared to the other engi
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Aren Alvarez GT 1000 10/21/09 Biomedical Engineering Biomedical engineering struck me as a very complicated field. Although, the pay is very good, I feel that I would not have much time to myself. They work with much of the body, including the brain, cell
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Aren Alvarez GT 1000 10/28/09 Chemical/Biomolecular Engineering Chemical and Biomolecular engineers change substances chemically or physically. They create many ordinary household items such as detergents, papers, medicines, fertilizers, and paints. The w
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Aren Alvarez GT 1000 10/14/09 Civil Engineer Perhaps my second choice, as of now, is Civil Engineering. Civil Engineers tend to fix inadequate structures. The United States infrastructure is worth about \$15-20 trillion. A Civil Engineer must work to make
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Aren Alvarez GT 1000 9/2/09 Mechanical Engineering Personally, I found Mechanical Engineering very interesting. A mechanical engineer does a great deal of work with product manufacturing, design, and research and development. Some examples of mechanical e
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Aren Alvarez GT 1000 10/07/09 Nuclear and Radiological Engineering/Medical Physics Nuclear engineering is a very interesting field. Nuclear power produces roughly 20% of the nation's electricity. One could go to graduate school, or even find jobs in field
Rutgers - GEOLOGY - 460:103
Planet Earth-James Hutton-Father of Geology-Involved in the Scottish enlightenmentCharles Liell-wrote his own principles of geologyCharles Darwin-influenced by Liell-Natural Selection w/ modifications-origin of species (1854)Big Bang-made heliu
Rutgers - GEOLOGY - 460:103
Chapter 6: Magma &amp; Igneous RocksVolcano: a vent at which melt from inside the Earth spews onto the planets surfaceIgneous Rock: made by the freezing of a meltMagma: melt that exists below the Earths surfaceIntrusive Igneous Rock: rock made by the free
Rutgers - GEOLOGY - 460:103
Chapter 7Why did the Mediterranean dry up?-lies in a hoty dry region, leads to evaporation-colliding plates formed a natural dam, preventing water flowSediment: an accumulation of loose mineral grains, such as boulders, pebbles, sand, ormud that are
Rutgers - GEOLOGY - 460:103
Chapter 8: MetamorphismMetamorphic Rock: a rock that forms from a preexisting rock-undergoes mineralogical and textural changes in response to modification of itsphysical or chemical environmentMetamorphism: the process by which one kind of rock trans
Rutgers - GEOLOGY - 460:103
Chapter 9: Volcanic EruptionsVolcano: an erupting vent through which molten rock reaches the Earths surface, or amountain built from the products of eruptionLava: molten rock that has extruded out of the Earths surfaceLava flows: moving masses of molt
UGA - SPCM - 1100
Organizing Public Presentations (9/22/10)ooSpeeches should generally have 3-5 main pointsoYour inform speeches will have 2-3 pointsoPoints should be relatively equal in length and amount of information. BALANCE mainpointsoOutline the speech beg
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Essentials Of Computer OrganizationDouglas Comer Computer Science Department Purdue University http:/www.cs.purdue.edu/people/comer Copyright 2009. All rights reserved. This document may not be reproduced by any means without written consent of the auth
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