Monthly Archives: October 2013

Revision: Cellular Structure and Function

This post was written for my biology students as revision for the unit on cellular structure and function.  Definitions for keywords were adapted from Biology (Glencoe, 2008). Advertisements

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Notes of Passivization

One construction students of the English language inevitably encounter in their course of study is the conversion of an active sentence into a passive one (passivization), e.g.: John bought a car. (active) –>  A car was bought by John. (passive) … Continue reading

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Mahjong Seating, Rotation Problem

About two months ago, I was invited to join a Mahjong party that involved three square game tables and twelve players (four players per table). After each (of the six) round(s) the seating assignment changes: the goal being to maximize the … Continue reading

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