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## James in Santa Monica

### Santa Monica, CA (90403)

 Travel radius 15 miles Hourly fee \$35.00 Save up to 15%
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# You can hook an arduino micro controller to a TV.

I discovered this week, a free arduino library called TVout. With this code loaded into your arduino compatible board and a simple circuit that just has two resistors, can use any display that will accept standard RCA component video input as your display. For more information go to: https://code.google.com/p/arduino-tvout/ If someone would like a lesson on this system I have completed... read more

# I just saw this touching video about a child creating a video

It is very well done and very cute. And it must of took, what? \$1000 dollars to make. I just goes to show what you can achieve if you are just willing to follow your heart and your imagination, and if you meet a precocious child. http://vimeo.com/58659769#

# Scratch - and my math projects on Scratch.mit.edu

Scratch is a wonderful project out of the wonderful school, MIT, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. This project is designed to allow children of all ages to learn the basics of programming by hiding the language, and structure of programming behind pretty pictures, called sprites. It also makes adding sound and movement to a presentation very very easy.   So, I have put some... read more

Sorry Benjamin, You do have a problem at step 3.  5/3(d)  = 1 * 3 does not lead to 5d = 3. It leads to  5 / d = 3. Cancelling the 3 on the bottom does not bring the d to the top of the fraction. Next you would multiply both sides by 1/5. (1/5) 5 / d = 3 (1/5) which gives: 1...

For #1:   To be precise, this is not a polynomial. Polynomial have monomials added together arranged in descending degrees for their variables. This is called a rational expression. What you should do to simplify it, is to just cancel the powers of similar variables on the top and bottom...

# What constitutes a rational expression? (answer)

To make it dead simple, a rational expression is just a fraction with some variables shoved in there, either on top or on the bottom, but usually both. It really is that simple to understand what they are, but working with rational expressions can be quite complicated.

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