Econ 142 Final Exam Review
1. A technological improvement is represented by
a. A movement along the production possibilities frontier
b. A movement from a point inside the production possibilities frontier to a
point on the production possibilities fronti
the size of the pointer. EasyBalls (Microsoft) software includes PointerLand where a child can
turn the pointer into a heart, ant, etc., making it easier to follow on the screen.
For Macintosh computers, some options can be changed within the Control Pan
fun with computers. Making something happen, then choosing when, where and what will
happen are adventures the young child experiences as s/he explores this new, interactive
environment. The following information is designed to guide parents and the profe
Instead of any key or a mouse click, you can use a switch with an interface or other input alternatives.
Just Grandma and Me (Broderbund; Mac/Win
The resulting exercise may look like this:
The user drags the words and places them in the correct sequence.
JCross is for making crossword exercises which are very rewarding for beginners. It is also a
very easy exercise to construct w
countries. The disadvantage in advanced simulations is the high level of computer skills that is often
Strike is an example of a simulation suitable for intermediate or advanced students. In the Strike
simulation, students have individual roles.
Software for Exploring Causality
What Child Does
Presses a single key Entire screen changes
or "clicks" a mouse
BABY-WOW (Bow-Wow House)
KeyWack (Pub. Domain)
screen Creature Antics (Laureate)
changes to a n
User agent devices
Most people access the Web using a Web browser on a computer. Other ways of accessing the Web
include a Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) or a mobile phone. Search engines accessing Web content via
a web spider are also common.
A wide ra
"What will be the approximate number of personal computers and terminals installed within your
corporation in [year] (including parents and subsidiaries)? Include laptops, brokerage systems, travel
agent systems and retailing systems in all user departmen
Webcams are frequently used during online chats using Microsoft Messenger, Skype or similar online
Web pages with embedded audio
Using Ipadio to create webpages with embedded audio
Many language teachers and learners appreciate teaching materials
This is one of the oldest exercise types for computers. The computer asks a word and the student has to
answer with a correct response. The student input can be through text or speech. This exercise type can be
very fruitful, but only
Estimates of the computer coefficient from Equation (4) are shown at variousfor a range of difference
lengths (rows) using different controls (columns) each cell represents a separate regression. Industry
Matching words, sentences, or pictures
This activity can be very useful for several purposes even, for vocabulary training, where a student drags
words to corresponding pictures. This activity can be created easily and in a few minutes using the Hot
title, they will only read the link text. For example, a heading title of "The Simpsons" will be read as
"The", and a heading title of "hackers in popular culture" will be read as "hackers".
Use as little code as possible, so the text in the edit window i
Label the pictures
This works with pictures, with or without hints and/or answers. Perfect for bilingual use as well. Just
choose the native language and let the students write the vocabulary in the target language.
Matching exercise generator
Use the gen
TABLE 2: SUGGESTED TRACKBALLS AND TOUCH SCREENS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN
MOUSE BUTTONS COMPUTER
A single large button. DOS/WIN:
This 4 inch "
resistance so tha
speed of pointer.
Baby Bear Series (Mac)
Baby Bears Bubble Bath: Enjoy a bath with Baby Bear as he pops bubbles, plays with a rubber ducky
and snuggles in his warm towel when hes done.
Baby Bear Goes to School: Spend a day a school with Baby Bear while he and his friends
Exhibit 0236 shows domestic supply and demand for baseballs in the United States.
The world price of a baseball is $3. With free trade, how many baseballs will be
purchased in the United States?
2. In Exhibi
Econ 142 Tutoring Final Review
1. You are looking at the supply and demand of Diet Coke, The price of Diet Pepsi
increase. Consider the following after any/all curves have shifted. Which is correct?
a. In the market for Diet Coke consumer surpl
Tutoring Group Econ 142
Exam 2 review
1. A 10 percent increase in the quantity of spinach demanded results from a 20 percent
decline in its price. The Price elasticity of demand for spinach is:
2. After buy house insurance, peopl
Econ 142 Quiz 2
1. Price elasticity of demand measures
a. How responsive suppliers are to price changes
b. How responsive sales to change in the price of a related good.
c. How responsive quantity demanded is to change in price
d. How responsive sales are
1. Absolute advantage is
a. The ability to produce more of a good or service than competitors when using the
same amount of resources.
b. The ability to produce higher quantity goods compared to ones competitors
c. The ability to produce a good or
Watch the video giving instructions on how to wire a British plug. Read the text while listening to the
video. Click next when finished.
Place words next to photos of tools to learn the technical vocabulary.
Complete the crossword containing the technical
About the CALL Course Book
Introduction to Computer Assisted Language Learning
eLearning courses for teachers
Types of call related materials / activities
Blogs (weB LOGS)
Commenting / correcting electronic
Twitter www.twitter.com is a social networking and micro-blogging service that enables users to
send and read messages known as tweets. Tweets are text-based posts of up to 140 characters
displayed on the author's profile page and delivered to the
accreditation of prior experience, job search, continuing professional development, certification of
The pedagogical idea is that the student becomes aware of her/his learning styles, helping her/him to
choose the right activities, thus incre
Any switch can be connected to a computer with a variety of switch interfaces. To use a switch with
exploratory programs that require a single key press or mouse click, see the followingTable 1:
Suggestions for Single Switch Interfaces.
Software for Explo
Fill in the blank or Cloze exercise
JCloze is for Cloze exercises: If you like cloze exercises then you will love Hot Potatoes! If you
have a text, then it takes less than a minute to create a cloze exercise! You may of course want to
fine-tune the exerci
Examples of Alternate Computer Input
The following examples use the same software program, Baileys Book House (Edmark), to illustrate the 1)
method designed by the software program, 2) scanning adaptations for the same program and 3) overlay
If the result is not acceptable due to noise or bad quality tapes, then it can be enhanced with a video
stabiliser, an apparatus which in some cases also makes it possible to copy copy-protected commercial
tapes, BUT in many countries such a procedure is