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Building Maintenance & Construction: Tools and Maintenance Tasks
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Building Maintenance & Construction: Tools and Maintenance Tasks introduces and develops knowledge of basic building maintenance tools and materials, applied skills and techniques, industry health and safety standards, and preventive maintenance and troubleshooting practices required by employers for entry-level positions in the building trades and facilities maintenance fields.

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
University of Hawaii
Author:
Clifford Rutherford
Date Added:
06/22/2018
Calculus without Limits (Lecture Notes for Applied Calculus)
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This book introduces differentiability as a local property without using limits. The philosophy behind this idea is that limits are the a big stumbling block for most students who see calculus for the first time, and they take up a substantial part of the first semester.

Subject:
Calculus
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
University of Hawaii
Author:
Karl Heinz Dovermann
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Human Nutrition
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This textbook serves as an introduction to nutrition for undergraduate students and is the OER textbook for the FSHN 185 The Science of Human Nutrition course at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa. The book covers basic concepts in human nutrition, key information about essential nutrients, basic nutritional assessment, and nutrition across the lifespan.

Subject:
Nutrition
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
University of Hawaii
Author:
Alan Titchenal
Allison Calabrese
Cheryl Gibby
Marie Kainoa Fialkowski Revilla
William Meinke
Date Added:
07/03/2019
Message Processing: The Science of Creating Understanding
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The text provides an upper-level undergraduate introduction and explanation of the social and cognitive processes involved in human communication, focusing on how people create understanding.

Subject:
Communication
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
University of Hawaii
Author:
Jessica Gasiorek
Date Added:
09/04/2018
Topics in Calculus
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This page emphasizes the practical concepts of calculus, and is intended to provide a new context for the student already familiar with much of the material. The emphasis is on how calculus can actually be used outside of the classroom, and how the language of calculus is important in many other disciplines. It features articles for download, on topics from exponential growth and decay to discontinuities, vector fields and differential equations. All of the articles include extensive notes, examples, and figures. This resource is part of the Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences collection. http://serc.carleton.edu/quantskills/

Subject:
Calculus
Functions
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
University of Hawaii
Author:
E. Lady
Date Added:
10/23/2006