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  • Date In The Mayan Calendar
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    The Mayans of Mesoamerica The ancient Mayans were a very well developed society with a very accurate calendar, skilled architects, artisans, extensive traders and hunters. They are known to have developed medicine and astronomy as well. All of this was developed while the Europeans were still in the Dark Ages. Their empire covered an area of roughly 400,000 to 500,000 square kilometers. This area included the present day countries of Belize, Guatemala, western Honduras and El Salvador, and also ...
  • F 1 Enter Status D Date
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    10/001. Turn on PC and RMS appears Will use 1, 4, 5 6, 8, 9 A on menu 2. Hit 4 for Transcription 3.5 Edit Header / Report 4. Report Look Up 5. Use Sequence # from written report 6. Exam Date - always use report date and make sure it matches 7. Seq # 8. F 1 Enter Status D = date dictated T = date typed N = New To use Dictophone: Log on by hitting System Access Twice (may want to use Cody and my code is 086999) Use # 1 to select by Report Pre 3 by Subject # - (number under pt's name) may have to k...
  • Current Date To The Nearest Month
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    Dates in Oracle are stored in numeric format. Each date represents the century, year, month, day, hours, minutes, and seconds. The default date format is DD-MON-YY. Using the SYSDATE function, you can display the current date and time. You can use SYSDATE as you would use any other column name. In order to view the time you will need to use the TO CHAR function along with a format mask which includes a time format element. For example, you can display the current date by selecting SYSDATE from a...
  • People With Higher Self Esteems
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    Dating: Bars, Clubs, and Personal Advertisements Single adults partake of many activities to seek dates and find mates. Many use advertisements in local newspapers to attract possible candidates for a relationship. Others go to single's clubs and bars to find their potential soulmate. The type of activities people choose are dependent on the person's self-esteem and self-confidence. The information for this research was obtained from the article "Self Esteem of Persons Seeking Dates Via Bars, Si...
  • Post Test Date Columns
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    Table of Contents 1. Introduction 2. Testing Procedure 3. Hardware and Software Compliance 4. Summary 1. Introduction Year 2000, Y 2 K or Millennium Bug! What is it It is a problem resulting from the common programming practice of using only two-digits to store the year in software. The practice dates back to the 1950's when computers began to be used for business purposes. Using two digits for dates is benign and causes no harm so long as the next year is a larger number than the current year. ...
  • Year 2000 Compliant Computer System
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    Argument for the statement "The Year 2000 bug will have such extensive repercussions that families and individuals should begin planning now for the imminent chaos". The Ticking Bomb Introduction A serious problem called the "Millennium Bug", and also known as the "Year 2000 Problem" and "Y 2 K", is bringing a new century celebration into a daunting nightmare. In the 1860's and 1970's, when computer systems were first built, the computer hardware, especially information storage space, was at a p...
  • Use Bleach With Ammonia
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    Household Waste! One morning my mom said 'Andy, get up and clean the bathroom!' It was always an essential and important labor to the family. I got up and gathered all the normal cleaning agents we used; Ajax, ammonia, and this liquid bleach that my mom said worked wonders. The toilet I cleaned using the Ajax the sink I cleaned using the Ajax there seemed to be no need for the other two. Then I saw it- the bath tub, AH! There was a ring around the bath tub that I knew would be difficult to clean...
  • Potential Victim Of Date Violence
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    Date Violence Sigmund Freud, an early Austrian psychologist, is famous for his fundamental contributions to research in psychology. The greatest contribution of Sigmund Freud is considered to be the so called psychoanalysis. This method of research was based on case studies through recording and study of the mental problems of his patients. After having thoroughly studied hundreds of such cases, Sigmund Freud arrived to a conclusion, that many of the psychological problems of adults are triggere...
  • Samples In C 14
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    Introduction The discipline of archaeology can open up the past to us in a way in which we can enter into a dialogue with our ancestors. There are many ways it can do this: stratigraphic excavation, pottery typology, socio-historic interpretation, etc. However, one thread running through this increasingly focused pursuit is that of dating the physical findings to a particular cultural timeline. This is crucial if we are to know, with as much certainty as is allowed, who we are speaking with. Ind...
  • Cakes And The Rebellion Date
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    The Mid-Autumn Festival occurs every year on the fifteenth day of the eighth month. This date is in respect to the lunar calendar which is used by the Chinese. In the Gregorian calendar, used in America, this day would be approximately the fifteenth of September. On this day, the moon is supposed to be at its fullest and brightest of the year. The whole family eats out or in their yards to celebrate and watch the full moon. Children play with paper lanterns and the same lanterns are hung outside...
  • Carbon Dating Without The Element Carbon
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    Ideally, analysis of the materials found on a site begins in the field laboratories while excavation is still in progress. Often, however, reconnaissance and excavation are completed in a relatively brief period of time, and the records and preserved remains are taken back to a museum, university, or laboratory for more analysis. This analysis has many aspects, which include describing and classifying objects by form and use, determining the materials from which they were made, dating the object...
  • Relative And Absolute Dating Techniques
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    Chapter 1 Classification of humans Revision Question 1 Identify technological advances and resulting new information that have changed scientists' opinions about the classification of primates. Hint Identify means recognise and name Answer DNA-DNA hybridisation, haemoglobin comparison, DNA sequencing and the study of mitochondrial DNA are all technological advances in biochemistry which have led to changing information and hence changing scientists' views on primate classification. Prior to thes...

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