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What Are Analytical Standards?

Analytical standards are used to provide a reference measurement of an unknown material, substance or levels against a known measurement. They are also used to calibrate instruments that provide an analytical analysis of the required materials. There are several machines that pertain to various industries which are used to determine analytical...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Ballroom Dancing - The International Standards

Ballroom Dancing describes partner dances, performed socially or competitively, with prescribed specific movements. It evokes a sense of mystique and elegance if performed socially and of energy and passion when performed competitively.
Dec 26, 2014 |

Common Core Standards - Reading Comprehension

The purpose of reading instruction is no longer viewed as two distinct functions: (1) learning to read occurring in grades k-2; and (2) reading to learn occurring in grade 3 and above. Learning to read consists of the fundamental skills of reading: knowledge of letters and their sounds, sight words, decoding skills and fluency. Reading to learn...
Dec 26, 2014 |

The Development of International Labour Standards and Their Increasing Influence

Until the 1990s, policy makers, legislators, industrial relations practitioners and commentators did not give any attention to the role of international standards in the development of labor law. However, there is increasing acceptance around the world that the principles expressed in the International Labour Organisation's fundamental documents...
Dec 26, 2014 |

Types of Performance Standard

The setting of standards raises the problem of how demanding the standard should be, Should the standard represent a perfect performance or an easily attainable performance. There are four types of standard.
Dec 26, 2014 |

IEEE Standards Association

Global industry standards developer covering the power and energy, biomedical, healthcare, information technology, transportation, and nanotechnology industries.
May 5, 2016 |

Thai Industrial Standards Insitute

Council for standardization established to protect consumers and meet the needs of government and businesses.
May 5, 2016 |

National Resource for Global Standards

Searchable database featuring a wide range of standards worldwide. Searching tips also provided.
May 5, 2016 |

World Standards Services Network (WSSN)

Network of publicly accessible online servers of standards organizations around the world. Presents information on international, regional, and national standardization activities and services.
May 5, 2016 |

Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards

National agency established to promote quality and standardization throughout the island.
May 5, 2016 |

Hezbollah buries militant Qantar, says Israel will be held accountable

Lebanon's Hezbollah group said on Monday that Israel would be held accountable for killing prominent militant Samir Qantar in an air strike in Syria, and accorded him an elaborate funeral of... Read More

Russia says black box from warplane downed by Turkey unreadable

Investigators in Moscow said on Monday they were unable to retrieve information from the damaged black box of a Russian warplane shot down by Turkey last month, data the Kremlin hoped would support... Read More

Exclusive: U.S. glossed over Oman's human rights record during Iran talks

By Jason Szep, Matt Spetalnick and Yara Bayoumy WASHINGTON/MUSCAT (Reuters) - As the United States negotiated this year’s nuclear pact with Iran, the State Department quietly agreed to spare the... Read More