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1. I am Looking For a New Chair!

I am Looking For a New Chair! :D So my friend shared this link on his Facebook wall. It is about a man looking for the perfect chair. It is so funny!!! I wish I had such a chair. :) http://orangecounty.craigslist.org/wan/2656687353.html [Broken]
2. Mathematical Notation/Symbol Reference Sheet?

Hey all! For awhile, I have been looking for a .pdf version of a math notation sheet, similar to these sites: http://www.rapidtables.com/math/symbols/Basic_Math_Symbols.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_mathematical_symbols I like the way they have the notation in LaTeX, have a meaning...
3. Jon Stewart's Daily Show-October 26, 2011

So I don't know how many of you watch his show but it is a very funny show. Last nights show was regarding Science. I would watch the entire thing, but if you are short on time, I would watch the entire episode because I found it hilarious. However if you are really short on time, you should...
4. Volumes with Cylindrical Shell Method

Homework Statement Use the method of cylindrical shells to find the volume of the solid obtained by rotating the region bounded by the given curves about the x-axis. y= 4x2, y=-2x+6 Homework Equations y= 4x2, y=-2x+6 These 2 equations meet at x= -3/2 and x=1 integral from a to b of...
5. Mass in Given Area?

Homework Statement During heavy rain, a section of a mountainside measuring 2900 m horizontally, 1000 m up along the slope, and 2.6 m deep slips into a valley in a mud slide. Assume that the mud ends up uniformly distributed over a surface area of the valley measuring 820 m x 820 m and that...
6. Scepticism Spelled Wrong

"Scepticism" Spelled Wrong... I just noticed that Skepticism is misspelled. However, it wasn't spelled wrong before. What happened? Is it just me or is it everyone else?
7. Who's actions you approve from the most to least?

So my prof from Intro to Communications class were given a short story to read and were told to write down the names of who's actions you approved most to least. So I read it and put who I approved of the most to the least. So we shared it with the class and we were just debating about it. I was...
8. How to Stay Motivated?

Hey there everyone. Most, if not all of us, had the feeling of being excited and ready to take on what the coming semester/quarter will bring us. We set goals right before school starts and hope to make the best of it. However, as time passes, we let that motivation pass by and we do not...
9. Bachelors in Computer Engineering, Masters in Software Engineering?

Im college freshman and majoring in Computer Engineering. After I get my Bachelors degree, I want to go to grad school and get my Masters in Software Engineering. Even though I got my Bachelors in Computer Engineering, can I still get my Masters in Software Engineering? Im going to take some...
10. Starting off with Derivatives?

Hey there. So during break, I'm going to try and refreshen up what I have learned over the summer on Calculus for next semester. I downloaded the M.I.T video lecture series for Calculus I with David Jerison. The lecture series is good, however I have a question. In his first lecture, he starts...
11. Verifying this Trigonometric Identity

Hey guys. How are you all doing? I'm helping my younger brother out with his trigonometry homework. He is dealing with verifying trigonometric identities. However, he has the problem that I am getting nowhere with. Hope you all can help. Thanks in advance. :) Homework Statement Verify...
12. Academic Earth- A Collection of Free Video Lectures on Many Subjects

Hey guys. I just stumbled upon this site which I find really awesome. Its called Academic Earth. This site has a collection of video lectures on many different subjects: Math, Science, Engineering, History, Philosophy and many more. It has lectures from M.I.T, Berkeley, Harvard, Yale and more...
13. Stitz Zeager Open Source Books: College Algebra, College Trigonometry and PreCalculus

Hey guys. I just wanted to share this with you all. I was looking for a free Precalculus textbook (or something close to it) all over the net. I could not find any until I stumbled upon this site: http://www.stitz-zeager.com/ He has a free College Algebra, College Trigonometry, and a...
14. Schools Should I learn Calculus while taking Pre-Cal in College?

Hey guys. Whats up? I am currently taking Pre-Calculus in college. However, over the summer I was teaching myself some Calculus and was getting the hang of it. Though since school started, I really did not have the time to continue teaching myself Calculus. I already took Pre-Calculus in...