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Oxford - Bridge of Sighs Less than an hour and a half, makes a great day out

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The Ultimate Guide to Note Taking in Class #infographic #Education #NoteTaking

The Ultimate Guide to Note Taking in Class #infographic

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The Top 10 Restaurants in The West End, London

Hungry after a long walk through London's streets and some shopping in Soho? Looking for a nice dinner before the play? Note The Top Ten Restaurants in London's West End on

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Find curves in monuments, buildings and water jets and fit a parabola to them using dynamic geometry software." Quadratic graphs are everywhere you look. They can describe the paths of rockets, balls and jets of water. Because of their symmetry you will see parabolas in bridges, buildings, sand dunes... Understanding their equations is hence hugely important in the fields of engineering and science. This...

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Punting on the Cam in the summertime. Traditional Thames pleasure punts (1860) were not introduced to Cambridge until 1902, but rapidly became the most popular craft on the river, today there are more punts on the Cam than any other river in England. This is partly because the river is shallow & gravelly (at least along The Backs) which makes it ideal for punting, but mainly because the Cam goes through the heart of Cambridge & passes close to many of the attractive & ancient college…

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Oxford has some fantastic examples of every English architectural period since the arrival of the Saxons, including the iconic, mid-18th-century Radcliffe Camera. Oxford is known as the "city of dreaming spires", a term coined by poet Matthew Arnold in his poem Thyrsis.

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