Scott Kriens describes how Juniper was able to take advantage of the rapidly growing internet router space. He states that Juniper's focus on solving unique problems helped them compete against other established players.
Perry addresses the fact that an analytical way of thinking and approaching problems from his advanced degree in mathematics was a huge asset for his role as the Secretary of Defense. He stresses that the logic of going through the steps of problem solving will help one build objective decisions about the problem.
Environmental Politics and Law (EVST 255) The United States' fragmented, piecemeal approach to environmental law is presented through the cases that led to the creation of major environmental statutes such as the Clean Water Act and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. The variety of federal agencies and levels of government that participate in creating and implementing regulation contribute to the fragmentation of American envi...more
This course includes a full set of lecture videos and a selection of problem solving videos. In the lecture videos, Professor Jonathan Gruber covers the principles of microeconomics conceptually, mathematically, and graphically, giving students a holistic understanding of the subject matter. He then moves on to more advanced topics in microeconomics to provide further insight into its many different applications. In the problem solving vid...more
Professionalism and computing. Most students in this course are going to be professionals - but what does that mean? What is a professional? How does it differ from being a non-professional? Why Microsoft is not evil. Professionalism and engineering. Arthur Andersen and Enron. NASA and the Challenger (1986) and the remarkable Richard Feynman, again. NASA (again) and the Columbia (2003). The Therac-25. Public perception of ethics of variou...more
An example of solving for the final velocity when you know the change in distance, time, initial velocity, and acceleration.
Solving for time when you are given the change in distance, acceleration, and initial velocity.
Solving the second part to the projectile motion problem (with wind gust) using ordered set vector notation.
2 more examples of solving equations using the quadratic equation.
Solving quadratic inequalities using factoring.
Grockit's GMAT TV course is taught by Grockit Founder Farbood Nivi and covers the entire GMAT curriculum over 16 hours of instruction. Each lesson includes the slides, as well as a homework assignment to complete between lessons on Quantitative's Problem Solving and Data Sufficiency, and Verbal's Reading Comprehension, Critical Reasoning and Sentence Correction sections. The MBA Admissions portion of the course is taught by the one and on...more