First introduced in 2005, TOEFL iBT is being gradually introduced throughout the world. The paper-based test continues to be offered to supplement the TOEFL iBT test center network and in countries where the TOEFL iBT is not yet available. To view a list of TOEFL test center locations, visit the TOEFL website
This booklet contains 27 selected health tips compiled by the
editors of PRACTICAL HEALTH GUIDES. They are effective and
easy to follow.
Many are based on recent research, while others were known in
ancient times. But they have all been proven to be effective. So keep
this guide close at hand and make the advice it offers a part of your
"Offers hundreds of hints, tips, and tricks of the trade that can be useful to any DBA wanting to achieve maximum performance of Oracle applications. No Oracle library would be complete without this book." --Ken (Dr. DBA) Jacobs, Vice President of Product Strategy for Server Technologies, Oracle Corporation
"Rich is the first and last stop for Oracle Database technology and performance tuning. His knowledge is a vital tool that you need to successfully negotiate the waters of Oracle database development." --Mike Frey, Principal Architect, Navteq
Beware of lenders bearing gifts. Introductory or honeymoon rates have long been an
important marketing tool for lenders. You are initially offered a cheap rate on your loan to get
you in the door but once the honeymoon period is over, the lender will switch you to a higher
variable rate of interest.
This white paper will explain the new certification streams for Windows Vista offered by Microsoft and the
launch of an exciting new Boot Camp offered by Global Knowledge: the Microsoft Certified IT Professional:
Enterprise Support Technician Boot Camp. It will describe the Boot Camp in detail—what areas of the
Windows Vista operating system you need to know in order to pass the exams, and what exams are required
A cable connection is fast—sometimes. The many dif-
ferent types of DSL are zippy, too, but the installation
hassles they sometimes entail are legendary. Then there
are the dark horse candidates: satellite and wireless.
These offer quick downloads, but who knows what’ll
happen when sunspot activity picks up or some other
atmospheric phenomenon interferes? Finally, there’s
the venerable dial-up modem. It’s definitely not speedy,
but it isn’t too old to be taught a few new tricks.
The authors offer this book of tips to achieve two purposes. The first purpose is to support graduates who want some encouragement or practical advice on how to find employment. The second purpose grew from discussions with a small group of graduates of the University of Brighton, with whom the first draft was discussed, and with whom we agreed to give all proceeds, from downloading the book, to charity.
A campervan holiday is a fantastic way to see the many wonderful sights that Australia has to offer. Planning ahead before you commence travel in a campervan is a great way to ensure your holiday runs smoothly and without any unexpected surprises. This ultimate guide to campervan travel will give you the lowdown on everything you need to know or what you may not have thought of, before you head off. These 101 and more Campervan Travel Tips will take the hassle out of planning and preparing for your campervan holiday....
As Linux continues its rapid expansion into Corporate America, the demand for qualified administrators has grown. As the Cisco, Microsoft, A+ and other certifications have shown, professional certifications are often a deciding factor when an individual is considered for a job. The Linux Professional Institute Certification 1 offers the validation of skill level beyond the power-user and helpdesk level, at an entry-level admin base.
Headway is for students who want to use English accurately and fluently, and to communicate with ease in both social and everyday situatiuons. This latest addition to the Headway family offers the beginner and false beginner all the best features of the Headway package plus the newer features of 'Everyday English' sections, an integrated vocabulary syllabus, and revision and self-access sections after every four units.
Search is an amazing field of study, because it offers infinite possibilities for how we might find
and make information available to people. We join with the authors in encouraging readers to
approach this book with a view toward discovering and creating new ways to search. Google's
mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful, and
we welcome any contribution you make toward achieving this goal.
There are a couple of reasons why SQL Server, the system that comprises
Database Engine, Analysis Services, Reporting Services and Integration
Services is the best choice for a broad spectrum of end users and database
programmers building business applications:
c SQL Server is certainly the best system for Windows operating systems, because
of its tight integration (and low pricing). Because the number of installed
Windows systems is enormous and still increasing rapidly, SQL Server is a widely
Being proficient with AutoCAD and its user interface can help make drafting tasks easier
based on how familiar you are with all the tools that are just a click away. The exercises
in this chapter give you an understanding of how to use the various interface elements that
AutoCAD has to offer to make sure you have the tools available when you need them.
The exercises in this chapter use the AutoCAD Classic workspace.
Headway is a key input in calculating the overall route capacity of any transit system. A system that requires large headways has more empty space than passenger capacity, which lowers the total number of passengers or cargo quantity being transported for a given length of line (railroad or highway, for instance). In this case, the capacity has to be improved through the use of larger vehicles. On the other end of the scale, a system with short headways, like cars on a freeway, can offer very large capacities even though the vehicles carry few passengers....
This book is written in cookbook style and it offers learning through recipes with examples and illustrations. Each recipe contains step-by-step instructions about everything necessary to execute a particular task. The book is designed so that you can read it from start to end for beginner's or just open up any chapter and start following the recipes as a reference for advanced users. If you are a beginner or an intermediate user who wants to master the skill of quickly writing scripts to perform various tasks without reading the entire man pages, this book is for you. You can start...
The 15-Second Principle will effortlessly and quickly get you wherever you want to go now!" —Mark Victor Hansen, cocreator, #1 New York Times best-selling series Chicken Soup for the Soul ® " The 15-Second Principle offers tools and support to help you unleash your courage and reach the out
On my second day in the US, I realized that I would have to prepare my favorite cuisine in very
different circumstances. As an Indian housewife in America, I was working with a new set of
advantages and disadvantages. It was a challenge.
Gradually I learnt that the Western supermarket offers all the necessary products, if you know
where to look for them. The solution lies in making the most out of all the products the Western
grocery store has to offer, and knowing what to do and what not to do with them to come up with
a great meal (in 30 minutes or less)!...
This chapter provides a description of the Ambit® BuildGates® synthesis software, including
brief descriptions of the three software options that are offered. This chapter also provides a
comparison table of dc_shell and ac_shell command equivalents.
Capable of running in both command line mode and in graphical user interface (GUI) mode,
the BuildGates synthesis tool delivers dramatic performance and productivity benefits over
conventional synthesis tools. The key features of the Ambit BuildGates synthesis tool are
described in the following paragraphs....
Tips for Giving Effective Presentations
Below are a few tips offered by seasoned speakers to help you get started or just brush up on giving effective presentations. Start with a style that is comfortable to you. As you get more experience, you can build on your skills. Good speakers, like other performers, must rehearse. They master their subject matter so it is second nature. This frees them to pay attention to the audience, to make eye contact, and to avoid distracting mannerisms, such as saying “uh” or “basically.