I've been taking classes to get a degree in civil engineering, and I haven't been having the easiest time. I ask the teacher about many concepts that he discusses, but sometimes I have a little trouble. I looked for external aids to help me in the classes, and found a website that has spreadsheets for structural learning, along with other things related to civil engineering. Many people take courses in civil engineering, but not all of them come out with the knowledge and skills required to make the cut in the real world. This was the toughest set of classes that I faced, and I wanted to make sure that I passed them so I could reach my career goal.
The spreadsheet helped me out a great deal, and it really showed when I got the results back from my latest test. It was the highest scoring grade I had ever gotten in the class, and on top of that, it was the highest test score in the class. I missed a couple of questions because I forgot the answer, but I understood exactly what the correct answer should have been. The teacher was impressed with my test score.
Now that I've gotten the ball rolling, I have to work to keep myself on track. I've learned a lot more from the resources that I found on the website than I was able to extract from my own textbook. The combined knowledge of people who have already been taught in the ways of civil engineering is quite the useful tool. When the classes are over, I might be able to contribute to the website by adding some of my own knowledge. As time changes, new information becomes available, and future generations who decide to become educated in civil engineering will be glad to have a study aid.Read More
A couple of Interesting entrance Pix
Photo fromGeorgie Sharp what lies ahead?
Photo fromPavel P. Ostrava, Czech Republic March 2014 One of the entrances to plant producing enamel coated steel tanks. Thanks for favs and comments!
Photo fromRickydavid [...] Every exit is an entrance somewhere else [...] -- Quote by Tom Stoppard (British Playwright, b.1937) Nikon D200, Tokina 12-24 f/4, 12mm - f/4 - 1/8s - HDR 5xp +2/-2EV Subiaco, Italy (March, 2013) www.riccardocuppini.com
Photo fromMr. Ducke Quincy Mutual Fire Insurance Compant, Quincy MA
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From the first day of second grade, Chad Butts and I have been bitter rivals. We competed over anything and every little thing. We competed to see who could make the best grades in school. Chad was smart, but I was always better. He never would admit it. We also ran against each other for class president in high school. I beat him easily. We even competed over the a girl named Jennifer in college. After college, we both opened our own adult novelty stores. We sell sex toys and other adult paraphernalia. Our bitter rivalry has continued to this very day.
Jennifer was a very beautiful woman from Hawaii. She loved to wear a flower in her hair. She would also smell like pineapples. She was so fine. Chad and I were crazy about her. We would always try to outdo each other for her affection. We lost touch with her after college, but fate reunited us with her.
She was now a beautiful businesswoman. Her father was a wealthy man looking for investments. I knew that Jennifer could take my company to the next level. We would make the perfect team.
In the following weeks, Chad wasted no time trying to woo Jennifer with bribes. He sent a bouquet a roses to her office. He tried to purchase expensive gifts for her. I knew I had to be ready. While Chad was wasting his time and money, I focused on creating a perfect sales pitch for Jennifer and her father. I invited her to a private dinner with me. I explained to her why she should invest my company. I assured her that her investment will make my company the premier choice for sex toys.
Jennifer liked my business plan and chose to invest in my company. We also fell in love and got married. We are not only business partners, but life partners as well.Read More
Started to work on the new site this morning, the boss wants to have it up and running by the middle of next month. I am sort of doubtful about that, but of course I am going to try to give him what he wants. That is not easy to figure out, because he seems to change his mind about what this is about every time I see him. You can tell he is thinking about market research and he has this lucknow seo firm doing some of that for him. He is trying to let other people guide him to where they think he should be. It just seems like he is going to end up running the thing on to the rocks. Of course this is his deal and I am not going to be too broken up about it no matter how it turns out. Like most working guys I am most concerned about how this stuff effects me. At any rate we have just now started to work on the new site. We are working on the templates and I am going to try to do the stuff that the boss wants. I am afraid that he is tiring to make the site do more than it is really going to be practical. I am a pretty good web page designer, but you can only do so much on a site before it starts to become unmanageable. If you overwork the site and turn it in to a bloated corpse, that turns out to be a really poor experience for the user. You do not want that. In fact you want to make a web page which is nimble and does exactly what it needs to do. It does not need to a lot of extra stuff.Read More
I have started on this project without really thinking about how complicated a task it really would be. Of course being a Westerner I do not think about all of the other types of music that come from other countries. You can look at a site like songs pk and see that there are a lot of variety of music just in South Asia. They have a couple of categories of music which I have not ever heard of over there. In fact in South Asia they have half a dozen major cultures with their own major language. In Pakistan and Afghanistan there is the Pashto or Pashtun, who are one of the largest ethnic groups in the world without their own state. Of course those two states have no interest in having that sort of thing. In the South of India there the Tamils, who also occupy much of Sri Lanka and fought for generations for their own country.
The point is that if you want to categorize all of the types of music you are up against a really big task. In point of fact there are hundreds of regional genres of music in the USA. In Deep South you have the Blues, the Mississippi Delta Blues if you like. They have Zydeco and Country Blues and they call it Swamp Blues when you talk about Louisiana blues artists like Slim Harpo and Lightning Slim. In North Carolina and Tennessee they call it the Piedmont Blues, with the most famed artists being Blind Boy Fuller and Brownie McGhee. Of course they have all sorts of mountain music up and down the Blue Ridge Mountains. Most of these forms have roots in Gospel music, although it is obvious from some accounts that religious people opposed other forms of music as inspired by the Devil.
I always said I was not going to be the type of parent who let her kids play a lot of video games, but I almost took it too far in the other direction. I realized that there has to be a healthy balance, because it is just what kids like to do today. In my day, we liked to go outside and play ball or visit friends. It's just a different time now though, and i finally relented that we could look for high speed Internet for Coos Bay OR.
We did have the Internet at this point, but it was only dial up. My friends used to tease me that I was the last person in the state to have that kind of Internet service, but I knew that there were quite a few of us who just liked the Internet for very basic things. When I finally consented to letting the boys play video games, they informed me that it would be next to impossible on dial up. They said that they would not be able to play the same games that their friends play online because of this.
I didn't want them to feel left out so I did a quick search to see about getting high speed service for our house. The main reason I had not done this before is because I thought it would cost a lot more than what it actually does. My dial up doesn't cost much at all, but I did have to have a second phone line for it. Getting high speed Internet instead and getting rid of the second line meant that I was actually paying a bit less every month. Who would have thought that modern technology would actually be cheaper! The boys are much happier now, and I'm happy to say that they still do go out and play when it's nice outside!
If you're around my age then you probably remember the good old days of dial up internet. It was all we had but boy was it slow. I remember sitting and waiting for several minutes just for one picture to fully load. Then you'd have to listen to that obnoxious dial tone every single time you logged in. Those were those days. Thankfully you can get much better internet these days and you don't have to break the bank to do it. Depending on where you're at, you probably have many options that you can pick from when it comes to internet service providers. Some are better than others and some are huge companies while others are smaller and local. A lot can go into deciding which service provider you want.
Money seems to be the biggest issue because nobody wants to overpay for internet. Ideally, you want the best rate for the speed you are looking for. Another factor that goes into the decision is what type of package you want. You can either get residential or business class internet. Business class is better but it's more expensive. Some people get business class internet for their homes but that can be overkill. You want to compare the different packages that providers are offering in your area so that you can walk away with the best deal. If two companies are offering the same package but one is more expensive, then you should go with the cheaper option. Another factor to consider is customer service. The big time cable companies are infamous for their dreadful customer service. If this is a deal breaker for you like it is to many people, then you may want to do business with a smaller, local company. At least that way you know your voice will be heard.Read More
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