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Numbaland! involves estimating the location of an enemy ship on a number line. This fun and simple game mechanic can be used to address multiple core standards, including those relating to integers, negative numbers, decimals, fractions, percentages, operators, and measurement. involves shooting asteroids by estimating their positions on a polar coordinate grid (e.g., 270 degrees) or their time locations on a watch face (e.g., 15 minutes).
The World of Seven Billion The map shows population density; the brightest points are the highest densities. Each country is colored according to its average annual gross national income per capita, using categories established by the World Bank (see key below). Some nations— like economic powerhouses China and India—have an especially wide range of incomes. But as the two most populous countries, both are lower middle class when income is averaged per capita.
Three Lectures by Hans Bethe IN 1999, legendary theoretical physicist Hans Bethe delivered three lectures on quantum theory to his neighbors at the Kendal of Ithaca retirement community (near Cornell University). Given by Professor Bethe at age 93, the lectures are presented here as streaming videos synchronized with slides of his talking points and archival material. Intended for an audience of Professor Bethe's neighbors at Kendal, the lectures hold appeal for experts and non-experts alike.
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