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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Timothy Leary Archive: Videos
Nov 9, 2007
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A short comedy titled "Silicon Valley Story" (by Ted Nelson).  Starring Ted Nelson, Douglas Engelbart, Rick Mascitti, Stewart Brand, and Timothy Leary as the venture capitalist (note, Timothy Leary does not actually appear in this video.)
Topics: emerging technology, humor, silicon valley story, ted nelson, douglas engelbart, rick mascitti,...
Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L2_T1_we4 Adding Whole Numbers and Applications 3
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l1_t2_we1 Exponent Properties 1
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_l1_T1_we2 Identifying Fraction Parts
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Introduction to the Epsilon Delta Definition of a Limit.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Binomial Theorem and Pascal's Triangle
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Khan Academy
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U05_L1_T1_we3 Representing a number as a decimal, percent, and fraction
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Khan Academy
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A pattern emerges!
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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More on partial derivatives
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l2_t1_we2 Evaluating a polynomial at a given value
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_L1_T4_we1 Equivalent Fractions
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Using the definite integral to solve for the area under a curve. Intuition on why the antiderivative is the same thing as the area under a curve.
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Khan Academy
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U01_L3_T1_we2 Multiplying Whole Numbers and Applications 2
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u10_l3_t1_we1 Compund Inequalities
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Let's evaluate the double integrals with y=x^2 as one of the boundaries.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l1_t1_we1 Evaluating exponential expressions
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Examples of using definite integrals to find the area under a curve
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u10_l2_t1_we2 One-Step Inequalities
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Introduction to partial derivatives.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Finding the equation of the line tangent to f(x)=xe^x when x=1
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Approximating a function around a non-zero x value
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U03_L2_T2_we2 Multiplying Decimals 2
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 32-34
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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The first part of a problem when the captain of a ship goes off track.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_L1_T3_we1 Recognizing Divisibility
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u10_l3_t1_we3 Compound Inequalities 3
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Using the unit circle definition of the sine function to make a graph of it.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 35-37
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Find the volume of the largest open box that can be made from a piece of cardboard 24 inches square by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U09_L2_T2_we1 Adding real numbers with different signs
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_l1_T1_we1 Numerator and Denominator of a Fraction
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L1_T2_we3 Rounding Whole Numbers 3
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Doing both proofs in the same video to clarify any misconceptions that the original proof was "circular".
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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The second part of the problem of the off-track ship captain
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l2_t5_we1 Dividing Monomials
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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The last part of the problem in part 7
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L3_T2_we1 Dividing Whole Numbers and Applications 1
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_L3_T2_we3 Subtracting Mixed Numbers 2
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 10-12
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_L3_T1_we3 Adding Mixed Numbers
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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MTEL Math Practice Test: 41-45
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l1_t3_we1 Exponent Properties 5
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U06_L1_T3_we1 Converting Gallons to quarts pints and cups
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L3_T2_we4 Dividing Whole Numbers and Applications 4
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_L2_T3_we3 Dividing Mixed Numbers
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Removing the parameter from a more interesting example
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Attempting to comprehend the scale of the large
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L4_T1_we6 Associative Law of Multiplication
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l2_t2_we3 Subtracting Polynomials
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U09_L2_T2_we4 Application of addition of real numbers
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L5_T1_we2 Understanding Exponents 2
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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More on why the antiderivative and the area under a curve are essentially the same thing.
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Khan Academy
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Using the unit circle to extend the SOH CAH TOA definition of the basic trigonometric functions.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 28-31
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U02_L2_T3_we1 Reciprocal of a Mixed Number
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Examples using the Chain Rule
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L4_T1_we2 Identity Property of 1
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l1_t4_we1 Scientific Notation I
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Implicit differentiation example that involves the tangent function
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Integration by doing the chain rule in reverse.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Proof that d/dx (x^.5) = .5x^(-.5)
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Khan Academy
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Example of calculating a surface integral part 1
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Khan Academy
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More on why the antiderivative and the area under a curve are essentially the same thing.
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Introduction to the double integral
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U06_L1_T1_we1 Converting Yards into Inches
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Khan Academy
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U02_L1_T2_we3 Changing an Improper Fraction to a Mixed Number
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Approximating a function with a Taylor Polynomial
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L2_T1_we2 Adding Whole Numbers and Applications 2
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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u11_l2_t6_we1 Dividing polynomials 1
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Using Wolfram Alpha to approximate sin(x)
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Khan Academy
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Showing that the line integral of a scalar field is independent of path direction
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Khan Academy
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MacLaurin representation of sin x
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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U01_L1_T3_we1 Comparing Whole Numbers
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Converting between Cartesian and Polar functions
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2011
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Introduction to the surface integral
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