Intermediate German For Dummies

Author: Wendy Foster

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 336

View: 287

Need to brush up on your German? Intermediate German For Dummies is your key to success in becoming confident in both written and spoken German. It gives you the straight talk and nitty-gritty detail that will see you successfully through any major or minor roadblocks to communicating in German. This friendly, hands-on workbook is loaded with practical examples and useful exercises so you can practice how native speakers use the language. From vocabulary and numbers to juggling tenses, you’ll get a clear understanding of the nuances of German style and usage that will have you writing and speaking in no time. Plus, you’ll find multiple charts that provide conjugations for all types of German verbs. You’ll get up to speed with German grammar, master essential differences between German and English language usage, and be able to communicate effectively when traveling or conducting business. Discover how to: Use fundamental German grammar, from nouns, adjectives, and adverbs to pronouns, prepositions, and conjunctions Select and conjugate German verbs correctly Understand the importance of grammatical gender in German Avoid the most common writing mistakes Use numbers and express dates and times Name countries and nationalities in German Expand your German vocabulary exponentially Get comfortable with the subjunctive Combine verbs with confidence and competence If you’re heading to any German-speaking country, sharpen your German-language skills the fun and easy way with Intermediate German For Dummies.

C# 2010 All-in-One For Dummies

Author: Bill Sempf

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 864

View: 180

A logical, straightforward approach to learning the C# language C# is a complicated programming language for building .NET-connected software for Microsoft Windows, the Web, and a wide range of devices. The friendly All-in-One For Dummies format is a perfect way to present it. Each minibook is a self-contained package of necessary information, making it easy to find what you're looking for. Upgrades in C# 2010 include the ability to build Windows 7 applications and compatibility with Python and Ruby. C# is a somewhat complex programming language for building .NET-connected software for Microsoft Windows, the Web, and other devices Beginning C# programmers will appreciate how the All-in-One format breaks the topic into minibooks, each one addressing a key body of information Minibooks include creating your first C# program, Windows 7 programming, basic C# programming, object-based programming, object-oriented programming, Windows programming with C# and Visual Studio, and debugging Companion Web site includes all sample code Beginning C# programmers will find C# 2010 All-in-One For Dummies explains a complicated topic in an easy, understandable way. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Genetics For Dummies

Author: Tara Rodden Robinson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 364

View: 963

Reveals the connections between genetics and specific diseases Understand the science and the ethics behind genetics Want to know more about genetics? This non-intimidating guide gets you up to speed on all the fundamentals. From dominant and recessive inherited traits to the DNA double-helix, you get clear explanations in easy-to-understand terms. Plus, you'll see how people are applying genetic science to fight disease, develop new products, solve crimes . . . and even clone cats. Discover: What geneticists do How traits are passed on How genetic counseling works The basics of cloning The role of DNA in forensics The scoop on the Human Genome Project

Physics For Dummies

Author: Steven Holzner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 368

View: 447

Does just thinking about the laws of motion make your head spin? Does studying electricity short your circuits? Do the complexities of thermodynamics cool your enthusiasm? Thanks to this book, you don’t have to be Einstein to understand physics. As you read about Newton's Laws, Kepler's Laws, Hooke's Law, Ohm's Law, and others, you’ll appreciate the For Dummies law: The easier we make it, the faster people understand it and the more they enjoy it! Whether you're taking a class, helping kids with homework, or trying to find out how the world works, this book helps you understand basic physics. It covers: Measurements, units, and significant figures Forces such as displacement, speed, and acceleration Vectors and physics notation Motion, energy, and waves (sound, light, wave-particle) Solids, liquids, and gases Thermodynamics Electromagnetism Relativity Atomic and nuclear structures Steven Holzner, Ph.D. earned his B.S. at MIT and his Ph.D. at Cornell, where he taught Physics 101 and 102 for over 10 years. He livens things up with cool physics facts, real-world examples, and simple experiments that will heighten your enthusiasm for physics and science. The book ends with some out-of-this world physics that will set your mind in motion: The possibility of wormholes in space The Big Bang How the gravitational pull of black holes is too strong for even light to escape May the Force be with you!

1,001 GED Practice Questions For Dummies

Author: Stuart Donnelly

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 456

View: 612

"You made a smart decision when you chose to take the GED Test. Think of this book and its online partner as your personal, go-anywhere tutor to help you prepare! With hundreds of sample questions for each of the four sections, it gives you plenty of practice. You'll find detailed answers and explanations to help you learn, as well as ways to track your progress to see where you need more work. Study anywhere, anytime" --Back cover.

C For Dummies

Author: Dan Gookin

Publisher: For Dummies

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 552

View: 199

Only slightly less anticipated than sequels to the Star Wars trilogy, but infinitely more useful, C For Dummies, Volume Two, covers essential advanced topics that other books about C scarcely touch on. Best-selling author Dan Gookin takes on things such as strings, arrays, pointers, structures, disk access, and multiple modules -- and renders them comprehensible. Plus, with over 100 sample programs, C For Dummies, Volume Two, shows you C in action, with code you can readily adapt for your own projects.

Day Trading For Dummies

Author: Ann C. Logue

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

View: 337

In an ever-changing market, get the advantage of trading for yourself Day trading is undoubtedly the most exciting way to make your own money. Before you begin, you need three things: patience, nerves of steel, and a well-thumbed copy of Day Trading For Dummies. This plain-English guide shows you how day trading works, identifies its all-too-numerous pitfalls, and gets you started with an action plan. From classic and renegade strategies to the nitty-gritty of daily trading practices, it gives you the knowledge and confidence you'll need to keep a cool head, manage risk, and make decisions instantly as you buy and sell your positions. Expanded coverage of day trading resources and sites available Help choosing an online broker in the current market New trading products Updated information on SEC rules and regulations (and tax laws) New investment options Updated examples that reflect current market and economic conditions Read Day Trading For Dummies and get the tips, guidance, and solid foundation you need to succeed in this thrilling, lucrative, and rewarding career!

MS Project 2007 für Dummies

Author: Nancy C. Muir

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 415

View: 803

Wer sich selbst und seine Projekte gut organisieren kann, hat immer gute Karten. Alle, die MS Project 2007 einsetzen und damit jede Menge Zeit sparen wollen, ist dieses Buch genau das Richtige. Natürlich bleibt das Buch trotz des ernsten und anspruchsvollen Themas dem Dummiesstil treu und führt die Leser auf lockere und amüsante Weise durch die Möglichkeiten dieses Programms. Die Leser erfahren, was neu ist bei MS Project 2007, wie sie viel Zeit und Nerven sparen können, wie man MS Project und MS Office zusammenarbeiten lässt und vieles mehr, das man braucht, um dieses Programm erfolgreich und kreativ nutzen zu können.

Vektor- und Matrizenrechnung für Dummies

Author: Karsten Kirchgessner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Mathematics

Page: 312

View: 538

Was Sie wissen müssen – von Abbildungsmatrix bis Zylinderkoordinaten Ganz egal, was Sie machen wollen, in der Mathematik führt ab einem gewissen Niveau kein Weg an der Vektorund Matrizenrechnung vorbei. Karsten Kirchgessner und Marco Schreck führen Sie in dieses Thema ein. Sie erklären Ihnen, was Vektoren und Matrizen überhaupt sind und wie Sie möglichst unkompliziert mit ihnen rechnen. Außerdem erfahren Sie, was Sie über Eigenwerte und Eigenvektoren wissen sollten, wie Sie lineare Gleichungssysteme lösen und vieles mehr. So lernen Sie pfeilschnell, in diese Tiefen der Mathematik einzudringen. Besonderer Wert wird hierbei auf geschickte Ansätze und Tricks gelegt, die den Rechenaufwand und Komplexitätsgrad einer Aufgabenstellung reduzieren, sodass Sie insbesondere in Prüfungen so schnell wie möglich zur korrekten Lösung gelangen.