qIn this encyclopedia, some '400 entries, on topics from 'Abacus and woodworking, ' range in length from two to ten pages. The index volume offers 33 pages of tables and lists, among which are measurement conversions, the periodic table, prefixes, Nobel Prize winners, a glossary, suggested Web sites, addresses, inventors, and a scientific time line ... The set is generously illustrated with more than 1, 400 photographs, diagrams, and other illustrations, most in color.'q (Booklist) Volumes cover: 1: Abacus - Beverages; 2: Bicycle - Codes and ciphers; 3: Color - Engine; 4: Engineering - Gyroscope; 5: Hand tools - Leather; 6: Light and optics - Military communications and control; 7: Military vehicles - Plant hormone; 8: Plastics - Sailing; 9: Satellite - Tank; 10: Technology in ancient civilization - Wood and woodworking; 11: Indexes.TELEVISION AND COMPUTER MONITOR The final elements of the picture control the hue (color) and intensity ... The electron guns are then brieflv switched off, and the electromagnets reset to draw another line slightlv below the previous one. ... picture. To get around this problem, each frame is split in two. ... The Trinitron tube (developed by electronics company Sony) provides an alternative approach.
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