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BCH 1100 Chemistry
Michael C.W. Chan
G6615, 3442 9678
[email protected]
Intro.
(http:/www.youtube.com/watch?v=e-QFj59PON4)
Big Bang & Birth of the Earth:
WHERE DID WE COME FROM?
( https:/www.youtube.com/watch?v=oeM103KJ5x8, https:/www.youtube.com/wat
Unit 7: Summary and Paraphrasing Skills
In this unit, we will look at techniques you can use to make a summary
of a longer text (or part of a text). We begin with general ideas about
the importance of summary writing and then move on to useful
strategies
Lecture 4: Molecular Geometry and Bonding
Theories
The Chemistry of Our Vision:
Upon the absorption of visible-light photons, the geometry of the
retinal molecule will change.
This delicate geometrical change caused by the exposure to visible
light is an
FIRST DRAFT of a research report (it is not perfect and should not be used as a model to copy)
Students' Reading Habits at City University of Hong Kong
Introduction
Success at university often depends on pre-existing attributes, including the mastery of s
Unit 4: Effective Reading
Reflection
Task 1
Read the following statements
about reading and tick the ones
that apply to you. In each case,
consider why.
During your career as a university student, you will need to
read a large amount of material related t
Unit 9: Writing Introductions and Conclusions
Reflection
What do you know about writing essay introductions?
With a classmate, discuss advice you have received in
previous English courses, or other courses at CityU, about
how to write an effective introdu
Unit 6: Integrating Sources
Task 1: Vocabulary Matching
Complete the matching exercise below to check that you
understand some of the key vocabulary for discussing
this topic.
University assignments usually
involve the use of information
and ideas from ex
Unit 10: Paragraph Structure
Reflection
By the time they reach university, most students have been
taught a great deal about how to plan and write paragraphs,
but they are often taught different things.
This unit introduces basic
principles of good
paragr
Unit 8: Engaging Critically with Sources
Reflection
Task 1: What is critical thinking?
Which of these statements about critical reading do you think are
reasonable? Share your ideas with one or more classmates. Be
sure to discuss why you agree/partly agre
Unit 2: Introduction to Academic Style Hedging and Formality
Warm-up: What is a MOOC?
Task 1: Listening and Note-taking
Watch the following YouTube clip about Massive Open
Online Courses (MOOCs):
In this unit we will explore
some of the typical features
o
Unit 3: Secret Agents: Nominalization and Complex Noun Phrases
In this unit we will study the use of nominalization and complex noun phrases. This will help you in
various ways:
Reading understanding noun phrases will make it easier for you to decode the
Unit 1: Independent Learning
Reflection
Task 1: Discussion
Success at university requires (among other things) a high
level of English. Unfortunately, this cant be achieved
simply by attending one 3-hour lesson per week. For this
reason, the EAP course in
Handy Guide to Article Usage
How to use the English articles a/an and the
Use the following flowchart and the explanatory notes on the next page to help you decide
correct article usage.
1. Is the noun INDEFINITE (UNSPECIFIED) or DEFINITE (SPECIFIED)?
Go
CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Course code and title : MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
Session
: Semester A, 2015/2016
Time allowed
: Three hours
This paper has THREE pages (including this cover page and the attached
table).
Instructions to cand
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MA1201 Basic Calculus and Linear Algebra II
Chapter 6
Matrix, Determinant and System of Linear Equations
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Basic Definition of Matrices
A matrix, denoted by , is a rectangular array of numbers arranged in
the form
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21
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1
c
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MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
Chapter 2
Integration Technique
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In this Chapter, we shall discuss some important technique in evaluating integrals:
Method of Substitution (pp. 3 - 37)
Integration by parts & Reduct
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MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
Chapter 5
Complex Number
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What is a Complex Number?
To start with, we consider the following quadratic equations
2 + 2 + 2 = 0.
One can use quadratic formula to find
2 22 4(1)(2) 2 4
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MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
Chapter 3
Application of Integration
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Application of Integration
1. Geometric Application
Area of region bounded by curves and / or axes (pp. 3-17)
Volume of a solid generated by revol
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MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
Chapter 1
Basic Concept of Integration
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What is integration?
Roughly speaking, integration is the reverse process of differentiation: Given a
function (), we would like to find a (differ
Chapter 10: Inferences Involving
Two Populations
Chapter Goals
Independent versus dependent samples.
Compare two populations using:
(i) the mean of the paired differences,
(ii) the difference between two means,
(iii) the ratio of two variances.
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10.1:
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Chapter 6 Risk Measures and Models Selection
6.1 Percentiles
The pth percentile of a set of data/ distribution is defined by
p(n+1)/100 ranked value
in an ordered array, where n is the sample size. [Note: different people may have
slightly different def
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Chapter 3 Probability and Statistics I
3.1 Definition of Statistics
Statistics is defined as the science of collecting, organizing, presenting, analyzing and
interpreting numerical data for the purpose of assisting in making a more effective
decision.
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Chapter 4 Probability and Statistics II
4.1 Definition of Probability
P( E )
The number of outcomes in which E happens
The number of all possible outcomes
All possible outcomes are assumed to be equally likely.
The probability of an event that is certa
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Chapter 1 Interest Theory
1.1 WHAT IS INTEREST RATE?
Interest is a compensation for the use of money.
Compensation for immediate enjoyment from consumption (e.g. Home loan)
Compensation for participating in more profitable investment (e.g. Stock
inves
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Chapter 7 Options Pricing
7.1 Natures of Options
(A) Call option
European call option: the right, but not the obligation, to buy a share of the stock or the
security at a strike price K on an expiration time T.
American call option: the right to exercis
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Chapter 2 Annuities and Introduction to Bonds Valuation
2.1 INTRODUCTION
An annuity may be defined as a series of payments made at equal intervals of time.
Consider an annuity such that payments are made for a fixed period of time. The fixed period
of t
MA3150 Chapter 2
Vector Integral Calculus
1. Line Integrals
1.1 Line Integral of The Second Kind
Consider a vector field F
F1 x, y, z i F2 x, y, z j F3 x, y, z k and a smooth curve C. Let A and B be
two points on the curve C.
Divide AB into n small segmen
Form 2B
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offered by Department of Mathematics
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