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Your little one will soon learn some essential first words and pictures with this bright board book There are 100 color photographs to look at and talk about and 100 simple first words to read and learn too The pages are made from tough board for hours of fun reading and the cover is softly padded for little hands to hold
From the creator of the webcomic xkcd and author of the 1 New York Times bestseller What If a series of brilliantly and simply annotated blueprints that explain everything from nuclear bombs to ballpoint pens Have you ever tried to read up on some incredible part of the world only to find yourself faced with incomprehensible terminology and jargon It s nice to know what the parts of a thing are called but it s even more interesting to know what they do What if you had something that could clearly explain it all using simple words Thing Explainer by Randall Munroe does just that Using line drawings and only the thousand or rather ten hundred most common words he provides simple explanations for some of the world s most interesting things our food-heating radio boxes microwaves our very tall roads bridges and our computer buildings datacenters He also explains the other worlds around our sun the solar system the big flat rocks we live on tectonic plates and even the stuff inside us cells Where do these things come from How do they work What do they look like if you open them up What would life be like without them And what would happen if we heated them up cooled them down pointed them in a different direction or pressed this... button In Thing Explainer Munroe gives us the answers to these questions and so many more Funny interesting and always understandable this book is for anyone age 5 to 105 who has ever wondered how things work and why more
The MCAT is changing in 2015 With the addition of three semesters worth of material more advanced critical thinking skills a longer duration and changes in content the new exam requires even more diligent prep with resources from Kaplan Test Prep The seven-book MCAT set emulates Kaplan s tried and true classroom experience With its easy-to-follow format and helpful teacher commentaries and advice students can be completely prepared for Test Day success Kaplan s MCAT Review offers UNPARALLELED MCAT 2015 KNOWLEDGE The Kaplan MCAT team has spent years studying every document related to MCAT 2015 available In conjunction with our expert psychometricians the Kaplan team is able to ensure the accuracy and realism of our practice materials THOROUGH SUBJECT REVIEW Written by top-rated award-winning Kaplan instructors All material has been vetted by editors with advanced science degrees and by a medical doctor NEW PRACTICE QUESTIONS THROUGHOUT Brand-new end-of-chapter questions and the introduction of Interactive Concept Checks which allow students to identify their strengths and areas of opportunity in real time MORE PRACTICE THAN THE COMPETITION With questions throughout the book and access to three full-length practice tests Kaplan s... MCAT Review has more practice than any other MCAT books on the market ONLINE COMPANION Access to online resources for all seven books to augment content studying including three full-length practice tests The MCAT is a computer-based test so practicing in the same format as Test Day is key TOP-QUALITY IMAGES With dozens of new images and full-color 3-D illustrations charts graphs and diagrams from the pages of Scientific American Kaplan s MCAT Review turns even the most intangible complex science into easy-to-visualize concepts KAPLAN S MCAT REPUTATION Kaplan gets more people into medical school than all other courses combined more
The Publication Manual is the style manual of choice for writers editors students and educators Although it is specifically designed to help writers in the behavioral sciences and social sciences anyone who writes non-fiction prose can benefit from its guidance The newly-revised Sixth Edition has not only been rewritten It has also been thoroughly rethought and reorganized making it the most user-friendly Publication Manual the APA has ever produced You will be able to find answers to your questions faster than ever before When you need advice on how to present information including text data and graphics for publication in any type of format--such as college and university papers professional journals presentations for colleagues and online publication--you will find the advice you re looking for in the Publication Manual
Often called the the best NCLEX exam review book ever Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination provides everything you need to prepare for the NCLEX exam - complete content review and over 5 100 NCLEX examination-style questions in the book and online Don t make the mistake of assuming the quality of the questions is the same in all NCLEX exam review books because only this book includes the kind of questions that consistently test the critical thinking skills necessary to pass today s NCLEX exam Even better all answers include detailed rationales to help you learn from your answer choices as well as test-taking strategies with tips on how to best approach each question Written by the most trusted name in NCLEX review Linda Anne Silvestri and updated to reflect the most current NCLEX test plan Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination 6th Edition is THE book of choice for NCLEX examination review But don t just take our word for it - read any customer review or ask your classmates to see why there s nothing else like it UNIQUE A detailed test-taking strategy and rationale is included for each question offering clues for analyzing and uncovering the correct answer option and guiding you to remediation in... Saunders Strategies for Test Success Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam and Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Exam UNIQUE Priority Nursing Action boxes list actions for clinical emergent situations requiring immediate action including a detailed rationale and textbook reference All alternate item-format questions are included with multiple response prioritizing fill-in-the-blank figure illustration chart exhibit video and audio questions to provide practice with prioritizing decision-making and critical thinking skills UNIQUE Pyramid Alert boxes spotlight important nursing concepts and procedures and include tips and shortcuts for remembering key information Exam preparation chapters include test-taking strategies the CAT format transitional issues for the foreign-educated nurse and the NCLEX-RN exam from a new graduate s perspective A comprehensive exam consists of 85 questions that cover all content areas in the book and mirror the percentages identified in the NCLEX-RN examination test plan NEW and UNIQUE A summary of key changes to the 2013 NCLEX-RN test plan is included in the front of the book New More practice questions have been added to the book and online bringing the total to 5 172 questions New Tracking of practice results on the Evolve companion website makes it easy to check your progress more
On Writing Well has been praised for its sound advice its clarity and the warmth of its style It is a book for everybody who wants to learn how to write or who needs to do some writing to get through the day as almost everybody does in the age of e-mail and the Internet Whether you want to write about people or places science and technology business sports the arts or about yourself in the increasingly popular memoir genre On Writing Well offers you fundamental priciples as well as the insights of a distinguished writer and teacher With more than a million copies sold this volume has stood the test of time and remains a valuable resource for writers and would-be writers
In this intimate memoir of life beyond the camera Connor Franta shares the lessons he has learned on his journey from small-town boy to Internet sensation so far Here Connor offers a look at his Midwestern upbringing as one of four children in the home and one of five in the classroom his struggles with identity body image and sexuality in his teen years and his decision to finally pursue his creative and artistic passions in his early twenties setting up his thrilling career as a YouTube personality philanthropist entrepreneur and tastemaker Exploring his past with insight and humor his present with humility and his future with hope Connor reveals his private struggles while providing heartfelt words of wisdom for young adults His words will resonate with anyone coming of age in the digital era but at the core is a timeless message for people of all ages don t be afraid to be yourself and to go after what you truly want This full-color collection includes photography and childhood clippings provided by Connor and is a must-have for anyone inspired by his journey
And so the nightly hunt begins From the same team that created the critically acclaimed Dark Souls II guide comes a new invaluable treasure We ve gone behind the scenes with Bloodborne s creators to unearth every secret hidden within the mysterious city of Yharnam Your hunt through the streets of Yharnam will be your most exciting and rewarding journey yet and the road will be hard But fear not This guide is your key to mastering the merciless challenges and navigating the darkest depths of the city BONUS CHEST Exclusive interview with Bloodborne s creator Hidetaka Miyazaki Lore index to aid in your research of this dark world The Art of Bloodborne -- every page is a masterpiece of its own Exclusive Dynamic Theme let the Hunter s Mark adorn your PS4 This US edition guide includes redeem codes that are only redeemable in the US and Canada For customers from PAL territories incl Australia please contact us at support future-press com so we can swap your Dynamic Theme code Training ManualYharnam s no place for novice hunters Understanding how Bloodborne works starts here and anyone who doesn t arm themselves with understanding of its intricate systems will be quickly cut down Hunting GroundsFrom the streets of Yharnam to the end of... the nightmare critical routes and rewarding detours are plotted on detailed invaluable maps Text points highlight events encounters and tactics for each area s key landmarks This hunter s compendium leaves no paving stone unturned The BestiaryA good hunter knows his enemy s weaknesses He knows their behavior He knows what it takes to kill them efficiently Study your prey carefully and discover all of the elements that make them what they are -- and then the hunt is on Arsenal AttireYour weapon s only lethal if you know how to use it Here you ll learn about weapon properties hidden damage modifiers attack ranges swing speeds and much more Whether you re hunting beasts or other hunters you ll have the knowledge and the advantage The Chalice DungeonsThese mean labyrinths of death provide an unending treasure trove of discovery and despair Though the walls may shift and the denizens may change we have prepared exhaustive notes detailing the horrifying and mysterious Chalice Dungeons Their rewards are matched only by their challenge don t rush in unprepared Hunter s AppendicesThe world of Bloodborne is deep and populated by fascinating people and deadly creatures Finding all of the NPCs is a first step and completing their quests is another We offer more than that though here you will find behind the scenes info on the world and its characters from the people who created it If you seek 100 completion and total mastery of Yharnam search no further more
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