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  • Synoptic Planning Case Study

    Planning theory developed from a range of disciplines. It borrows ideas from economics, sociology, political science, psychology and geography. From these disciplines, planning has adopted ideas which are applied to the planning process to arrive at normative prescriptions of how planning is to be done. According to Alexander, planning practice needs a theory of what planning is or should be, and theory provides scientific explanation and description of facts. Planning used to be viewed as an urban-design tradition, where planners had tended to view and judge towns in physical and aesthetic terms. However, since 1945 several planning traditions have emerged, including blueprint planning; synoptic planning; incremental planning; mixed scanning;…

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  • Weber's Theoretical Rationality

    recognition of world to this earthly and material world. When the world cut its cord from its origin and destination, the only priority with is prominent is describing the present situation of the world and things around. Beginning of rationalism of thoughts must track its origin in Greek philosophy and hidden theoretical rationalism found there. Because by presenting a rationalistic interpretation of the world, religious and heavenly interpretations gradually faded. This kind of novel thought…

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  • Classroom Misconceptions

    various practical contexts so they can make the connections between these areas. Write the fractions illustrated below in order from least to greatest. Then, explain: 1. why the fraction with the greater denominator is less, when the numerators are the same 2. why the fraction with the greater numerator is greater, when the denominators are the same Fraction from least to greatest: 1/5,2/5,2/3 Fractions that has a bigger denominator with the same numerator is less because…

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  • Cat Food Case Study

    1. ------------------------------------------------- Consider the following linear program, which maximizes profit for two products, regular (R), and super (S): MAX 50R + 75S s.t. 1.2R + 1.6 S ≤ 600 assembly (hours) 0.8R + 0.5 S ≤ 300 paint (hours) .16R + 0.4 S ≤ 100 inspection (hours) Sensitivity Report: | | | | | | | | | Final | Reduced | Objective | Allowable | Allowable | Cell | Name | Value | Cost | Coefficient | Increase | Decrease | $B$7 | Regular = |…

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  • Reflection On Slice Fractions

    with equal areas. Express the area of each part as a unit fraction of the whole. For example, partition a shape into 4 parts with equal area, and describe the area of each part as 1/4 of the area of the shape. CCSS.Math.Content.3.NF.A.1 Understand a fraction 1/b as the quantity formed by 1 part when a whole is partitioned into b equal parts; understand a fraction a/b as the quantity formed by a parts of size 1/b. CCSS.Math.Content.3.NF.A.3a Understand two fractions as equivalent (equal)…

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  • The Role Of An Individualistic Society In Animal Farm By George Orwell

    People are pretty selfish and independent huh? Damn, then there's people that puts others first. Individualistic society is comprised of a group of independent people that prioritize furthering one’s own self-interests. On the other hand, collectivist societies put society’s well-being over an individuals’. In the novel “Animal Farm” by George Orwell there is a farm taken control by animals and where animals believe they were equal. The two main character’s of “Animal Farm” are two pigs named…

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  • Rational Expectations Hypothesis Essay

    2.1 The Rational Expectations Hypothesis The rational expectations hypothesis is the hypothesis that, when forming expectations about any variable, people will make optimal use of the available information. This information includes the actual value of certain variables and, more widely, the nature or structure of the world in which people are operating. Let the value a variable ‘y’ takes in period t depend upon, or be a function f (.) of, the value of other variables, x1, x2 and x3 have…

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  • Figurative Language In Galway Kinnell's The Bear

    In “The Bear”, Galway Kinnell employs the setting of wilderness as well as elaborate metaphors and other figurative language to explore the internal relationship, and sometimes struggle, one has between their instinctive and rational inner selves. Kinnell’s use of figurative language to represent natural phenomena in the poem blurs the line between primitive and rational to produce an introspective exploration of the human experience. Kinnel also highlights how man is both one with nature while…

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  • Strategic Planning: External And Internal And Five Basics Of Vodafone

    PLANNING Planning is the process of formulating a plan or layout to a desired goal or specific outcome. While planning in the business environment, which is called “business planning” it is known as the process of creating a goal, mission and vision for the business, then creating a strategic plan on how to achieve them. To put a strategic plan in a business, that needs a step by step guide and to putting in to consideration the five main elements of planning (vision, mission, critical success…

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  • Ethical Egoism Is Good

    the combat of "me vs them", what an ethical egoist may view as insignificant, or may not seem morally condemnable to them, may matter to everyone else. Ergo, it is disputable why anyone would want to adopt, or implement, such means as a way of life that unashamedly defends and encourages behaviors paradoxical to common-sense morals/values such as fairness, friendship, or any other standards that we intrinsically hold high. Consequently, due to this manner of thinking, it is in the ethical…

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