Barron's AP European History

Barron's AP European History

Presents study tools for the Advanced Placement European History exam, including subject reviews, test-taking tips, essay guidance, and two full-length practice tests with explained answers.

Barron's Profiles of American Colleges

Barron's Profiles of American Colleges

Covers four-year schools and majors, listing enrollment, faculty demographics, application deadline, tuition and fees, programs of study, admissions, financial aid, computer and library resources, housing, sports, and campus activities.

Profiles of American Colleges, Northeast

2003 Edition

Profiles of American Colleges, Northeast

All entries in this newly revised directory of accredited four-year colleges are taken directly from the brand-new Barron's Profiles of American Colleges, 25th Edition. Complete and up-to-date profiles include details on admission requirements, academic programs, tuitions and other fees, sources of available financial aid, library facilities, computer facilities, descriptions of campus environments, athletic facilities, extracurricular activities, e-mail addresses, fax numbers, web sites, and more. This directory covers all colleges and universities in Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

How to Prepare for the Sat II

Mathematics Level IC

How to Prepare for the Sat II

A preparatory guide to the SAT II Math Level IC test includes sample tests

Proceedings of 10th International Kimberlite Conference

Volume One

Proceedings of 10th International Kimberlite Conference

International Kimberlite Conferences (IKCs) are special events that are held across the world once in four to five years. IKC is the confluence platform for academicians, scientists and industrial personnel concerned with diamond exploration and exploitation, petrology, geochemistry, geochronology, geophysics and origin of the primary diamond host rocks and their entrained xenoliths and xenocrysts (including diamond) to get together and deliberate on new advances in research made in the intervening years. Ever since the organization of first IKC in 1973 and its tremendous success, the entire geological world eagerly look forward to subsequent such conferences with great enthusiasm and excitement. The scientific emanations from IKCs continue to make significant impact on our understanding of the composition, nature and evolution of the planet we live on. The previous conferences were held at Cape Town (1973), Santa Fe, New Mexico (1977), Clermont-Ferrand, France, (1982), Perth, Western Australia (1987), Araxa, Brazil (1991), Novosibirsk, Russia (1995), Cape Town (1998), Victoria, Canada (2003) and Frankfurt, Germany (2008). The 10th IKC was held at Bangalore, India between 5th and 11th February 2012. The conference was organized by the Geological Society of India in association with the government organizations, academic institutions and Indian diamond mining companies. About 300 delegates from 36 countries attended the conference and 224 papers were presented. The papers include 78 oral presentations and 146 poster presentations on following topics: Kimberlite geology, origin, evolution and emplacement of kimberlites and related rocks, petrology and geochemistry of metasomatised lithospheric mantle magmas, diamond exploration, cratonic roots, diamonds, diamond mining and sustainable developments and policies and governance of diamond exploration. Pre- and post-conference field trips were organized to (i) the diamond bearing kimberlites of Dharwar Craton in South India, (ii) lamproites of Bundelkhand Craton in northern India and (iii) diamond cutting and polishing industry of Surat, Gujarat in western India. A series of social and cultural programmes depicting cultural diversity of India were organized during the conference. The Kimberlite fraternity enjoyed yet another socially and scientifically successful conference.