The United States Government Manual 2009 2010

Author: National Archives and Records Administra
Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 0160839491
Size: 18.65 MB
Format: PDF
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The United States Government Manual 2009-2010 provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches, as well as quasi-official agencies, international organisations in which the United States participates, boards, commissions, and committees. Each agency's description consists of a list of principal officials; a summary statement of the agency's purpose and role in the Federal Government; a brief history of the agency, including its legislative or executive authority; and a description of consumer activities, contracts and grants, employment, and publications.

Mathematical Olympiad In China 2009 2010

Author: Bin Xiong
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9789814397438
Size: 20.60 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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The International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) is a competition for high school students. China has taken part in the IMO 21 times since 1985 and has won the top ranking for countries 14 times, with a multitude of golds for individual students. The six students China has sent every year were selected from 20 to 30 students among approximately 130 students who took part in the annual China Mathematical Competition during the winter months. This volume of comprises a collection of original problems with solutions that China used to train their Olympiad team in the years from 2009 to 2010. Mathematical Olympiad problems with solutions for the years 2002–2008 appear in an earlier volume, Mathematical Olympiad in China. Contents:2008–2009 China Mathematical Competition2008–2009 China Mathematical Competition (Complementary Test)2009–2010 China Mathematical Olympiad2009–2010 China National Team Selection Test2008–2009 China Girls' Mathematical Olympiad2008–2009 China Western Mathematical Olympiad2009–2010 China Southeastern Mathematical Olympiad2009–2010 International Mathematical Olympiad Readership: Mathematics students, school teachers, college lecturers, university professors; mathematics enthusiasts. Keywords:Mathematics;International Mathematical Olympiad;China;Mathematics ProblemsReviews: “The book's organization where solutions immediately follow problems, should prove a convenience for inspiring math teachers with limited Olympiad experience. ” Mathematical Association of America

Official Congressional Directory 2009 2010 111th Congress Convened January 2009 Hardcover

Author: Joint Committee on Printing
Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 0160837286
Size: 15.14 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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The Congressional Directory presents short biographies of each member of the Senate and House, listed by state or district, and additional data, such as committee memberships, terms of service, administrative assistants and/or secretaries, and room and telephone numbers. It also lists officials of the courts, military establishments, and other Federal departments and agencies, including D.C. government officials, governors of states and territories, foreign diplomats, and members of the press, radio, and television galleries.

Best Altweekly Writing 2009 2010

Author: Association of Alternative Newsweeklies
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
ISBN: 9780810127371
Size: 12.98 MB
Format: PDF
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Alternative newsweeklies have long covered the most provocative stories with some of the country's sharpest writing and reporting. And with the decline of the mainstream media, alternative weeklies now serve as a bulwark against the disappearance of local print coverage. Best AltWeekly Writing 2009 & 2010, edited by the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies (AAN), showcases articles that won the AAN's AltWeekly Awards in 2009 and 2010. These pieces embody the in-depth investigative journalism, narrative style, and defiant viewpoints that have made alternative newsweeklies an essential part of our media landscape. Included are music criticism from the Village Voice and election coverage from City Pages and the Texas Observer, as well as news and features from Westword, Washington City Paper, the Arkansas Times, Folio Weekly, and LEO Weekly. Pieces are accompanied by interviews with the reporters who wrote them, giving an insider's look at the story behind the story.

American Government And Politics Today Texas Edition 2009 2010

Author: Steffen Schmidt
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780495568414
Size: 20.86 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Students are often hesitant to become involved in the political process. Until now. AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY, TEXAS EDITION, 2009-2010 uses intriguing, real-life examples and hands-on exercises to engage students in the fascinating intricacies of American government and inspires them to participate in the political process. It’s the ideal text for the hybrid American Government/Texas Politics course as well as instructors who want to require just one book. As it introduces concepts, the text illustrates specific ways students can participate, showing through exciting examples how individuals ’including students’ can make a profound impact. Through topic-based discussions, the text illustrates that active participation can be as simple as calling a local politician to share an opinion on a local issue, registering to vote, or viewing a town council meeting on local access cable demonstrating how these seemingly small steps can make a difference. Critical thinking is promoted throughout with issue discussion, comparison, and debate. The new edition also includes expanded coverage of the 2008 presidential election. A powerful new administrative DVD and an innovative online Resource Center help you maximize your time and student results. Engaging and inspiring, AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY, TEXAS EDITION, 2009-2010 helps students discover the importance of active, informed citizenship. Again and again, students see the power of one to make a difference. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.