Chemistry Grade 10 Simplified Study Notes

Introduction I. THE PARTICULATE NATURE OF MATTER Chapter 1 – Matter and the Kinetic theory Chapter 2 – Diffusion II. EXPERIMENTAL TECHNIQUES Chapter 3 – Safety Rules in the Laboratory Chapter 4 – Apparatus Chapter 5 – Criteria of Purity Chapter 6 – Separating mixtures III. ATOMS, ELEMENTS AND COMPOUNDS Chapter 7 – Atoms Chapter 8 – Elements Chapter 9 – Compounds IV. CHEMICAL FORMULAE AND EQUATIONS Chapter 10 – The Chemical Formula Chapter 11 – Chemical Equations Chapter 12 – Empirical Formulae Chapter 13 – Balanced equations Chapter 14 Read More …

Use DISCOVER DATA to Bring Data to Life in the Classroom

DISCOVER DATA, a program created by Discovery Education, the Nielsen Foundation and the Afterschool Alliance, has just launched a new set of expanded resources designed to engage middle and high school students around the power of understanding data through relatable resources. Why, you ask? Several reports have been released over that past few years highlighting Data Science as one of the top – if not THE top – careers for growth and opportunity.  That said, nearly EVERY one of the fastest-growing careers uses data in some way on a very Read More …

BIOLOGY GRADE 10 – 12 REVISION QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

Biology-Grade-10-12-Revision-Question-and-Answers

Introduction I. PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY Chapter 1 – Cells and tissues Questions Chapter 2 – Cells and tissues Answers Chapter 3 – The chemicals of living cells Questions Chapter 4 – The Chemicals of living cells answers Chapter 5 – Respiration Questions Chapter 6 – Respiration answers Chapter 7 – How Substances Get in and Out of Cells Questions Chapter 8 – How Substances Get in and out of Cells Answers Chapter 9 – Photosynthesis and Nutrition in Plants Questions Chapter 10 – Photosynthesis and Nutrition in Plants Answers II. Read More …

Does group work in college prepare you for the real world?

Group Work

As college students we hear about the importance of group work. In fact, group work is emphasized considerably throughout many courses. Many, if not, all of my undergraduate courses have had some element of working with a team, being a leader, or presenting with a group. With the added online components of coursework, as a student I have had the experience of working in a group in both the traditional and non-traditional way. With our academic and professional emphasis on group work, perhaps a good question to ask is, does Read More …

What is a business plan?

Business plan

A business plan is a written statement that describes and analyzes your business and gives detailed projections about its future. A business plan also covers the financial aspects of starting or expanding your business—how much money you need and how you’ll pay it back. Writing a business plan is a lot of work. So why take the time to write one? The best answer is the wisdom gained by literally millions of business owners just like you. Almost without exception, “each  business owner with a plan is pleased she has Read More …

Emotion and Money – Why the Struggle?

Emotions and Money

Okay, we are all guilty of it…the proverbial question, “Should I or should I not?”  You know what I mean.  “Should I buy that stock?  Should I pay off the car first or the credit cards?  Is it better to pay off the mortgage early or start a retirement account?” We’ve all asked these questions at one time or another.  If you purchased this book with the hope that somehow I will provide you with the answers to these questions you will probably be disappointed.  You see, my goal is not to provide answers, but to Read More …