The TOEIC Speaking and Writing tests include tasks that people might perform in work-related
situations or in familiar daily activities that are common across cultures. The tests assess English-
language speaking and writing proﬁ ciency and do not require test takers to have specialized
knowledge of business.
Economics students will welcome the new edition of this excellent textbook. Given that many students come into economics courses without having studied mathematics for a number of years, this clearly written book will help to develop quantitative skills in even the least numerate student up to the required level for a general Economics or Business Studies course. All explanations of mathematical concepts are set out in the context of applications in economics.
The Basics of Hacking and Penetration Testing serves as an introduction to the steps required to complete a penetration test or perform an ethical hack. You learn how to properly utilize and interpret the results of modern day hacking tools; which are required to complete a penetration test. Tool coverage will include, Backtrack Linux, Google, Whois, Nmap, Nessus, Metasploit, Netcat, Netbus, and more.
In the beginning, the word ‘Project’ was associated primarily with engineering, in
particular with developments at the forefront of technology. The next place it cropped
up was in Information Technology where Software Programming required
sophisticated project methodology. Today, though, a project mentality is essential in
our topsy turvey world of the new millennium. The organisations that will remain
healthy are the ones that have an effective and widely understood approach to
managing projects as a way of implementing change. ...
Learn Visual Basic 6.0 is a self-paced course. The suggested approach is to do one class a week for ten weeks. Each week’s class should require about 4 to 8 hours of your time to grasp the concepts completely. Prior to doing a particular week’s work, open the class notes file for that week and print it out. Then, work through the notes at your own pace. Try to do each example as they are encountered in the notes. If you need any help, all solved examples are included in the VB Code folder.
Anyone who buys a book—or considers buying it—wants to know who the book is for, what sets it apart from others like it , and how the book is organized. This int roduct ion covers those three quest ions, and it also discusses system requirements, sample files, and support .
Characteristics of the Listener Process
The database server receives an initial connection from a client application through the listener.
The listener is a process running on a node that listens for incoming connections on behalf of a database or a number of databases.
n these lecture notes, a selection of frequently required statistical tools will be introduced and illustrated. They allow to post-process data that stem from, e.g., large-scale numerical simulations. From a point of view of data analysis, the concepts and techniques introduced here are of general interest and are, at best, employed by computational aid. Consequently, an exemplary implementation of the presented techniques using the Python programming language is provided.
In this chapter you will learn: Understand why physical distribution (logistics) is such an important part of place and strategic market planning, understand why the physical distribution customer service level is a marketing strategy variable. understand the physical distribution concept and why it requires coordination of storing,...
In this chapter, you will learn: To understand the basic types of system development and the reasons for system development; to gain an appreciation and understanding of a typical system development life cycle; to identify and define the essential elements of system planning, systems analysis and system design; to acquire the ability to conduct a system needs/requirements analysis; to be able to apply the principles of conflict resolution in a system development environment.
When you finish this chapter, you should: Understand why physical distribution (logistics) is such an important part of Place and marketing strategy planning; understand why the physical distribution customer service level is a key marketing strategy variable; understand the physical distribution concept and why it requires coordination of storing, transporting, and related activities;...
After studying this chapter you will: Understand why turning a marketing plan into a profitable business requires money, information, people, and a way to get or produce goods and services; understand the ways that marketing strategy decisions may need to be adjusted in light of available financing; understand how a firm can implement and expand a marketing plan using internally generated cash flow;...
This chapter introduces Object-Oriented Systems Analysis and Design with the Unified Modeling Language, Version 2.0. First, the chapter introduces the basic characteristics of object-oriented systems. Second, it introduces UML 2.0. Third, the chapter overviews Object-Oriented Systems Analysis and Design and describes the Unified Process. Finally, based on the Unified Process and the UML 2.0, the chapter provides a minimalist approach to Object-Oriented Systems Analysis and Design with UML 2.0.
Ideal for overseas students studying at English-medium colleges and universities, this practical writing course enables international students to meet the required standard of writing and use an appropriate style for essays, exams and dissertations. Newly revised and updated to include extra exercises and material suggested by teachers and students, Academic Writing explains and demonstrates all the key writing skills and is ideal for use in the classroom or for independent study.
Looking for an easy-to-use guide to English grammar? This handy introduction covers all the basics of the subject, using a simple and straightforward style. Students will find the book's step-by-step approach easy to follow and be encouraged by its non-technical language. Requiring no prior knowledge of English grammar, the information is presented in small steps, with objective techniques to help readers apply new concepts.
This Official Guide has been created to help English language learners
understand the TOEFL® Internet-based Test (iBT) and prepare for it. By
preparing for the test, you will also be building the skills you need to succeed
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information about the test, testing requirements, and your TOEFL scores.
Many books exist that are guides to academicw riting for native speakersT. here are
also a number for non-native speakersO. f these,q uite a few deal with the use of
graphs, tables and other visuals. However, they normally explain how to insert or use
these visuals to make your work more interesting and easy to understand. They do
not usually explain how to write about these visual aids.
The primary purpose of this book is to help you with the \Writing Thsk I of the
IELIS Academic test.
Assembly Bill 748, enacted in 1997, requires
that the test or tests assessing the progress of
English learners toward achieving fluency in
English be aligned with state standards for
English-language development. The San
Diego County Office of Education, under
contract with the Standards and Assessment
Division of the California Department of
Education, named an advisory committee of
state and national leaders to assist in the
development of the English-language development