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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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Khan Academy
Sep 15, 2019
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An introduction to functions.
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Khan Academy
Sep 22, 2018
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Chromosomal basis for gender. Sex-linked traits.
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Khan Academy
May 14, 2018
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Overview of the Vietnam War
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Khan Academy
Sep 30, 2017
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Zaitsev's Rule for E2 and E1 reactions
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Port Washington Performing Arts
Aug 2, 2017 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1968 production of "My Fair Lady". Port Washington, NY. Directed by Jerald B. Stone. Performers: Erica Sarzin-Borrillo, Lee Dayton, Betsy Duvall, Marc Gibson, Kevin Fey, Jeff Bartlett, Evan Sarzin and Joseph DeKay.  Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.  Music by Frederick Loewe.
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Topics: Performing Arts, Musical, My Fair Lady
Port Washington Performing Arts
Aug 2, 2017 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department production of "Brigadoon".  Fall 1971.  Port Washington, NY.  Directed by Don E. Jones, Musical direction by Jerald B. Stone.  String direction by Dr. Richard Rusack.  Choreography by Rodney Griffin.  Set design by Leo B. Meyer.  Lighting Design by Philip Gilliam.  Piper - Mr. William Cartwright.
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Topics: Performing Arts, Brigadoon, Musical
Khan Academy
Jul 10, 2017
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Introduction to Hooke's Law
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Khan Academy
Feb 10, 2017
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Using the squeeze theorem to prove that the limit as x approaches 0 of (sin x)/x =1
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Khan Academy
Jul 8, 2016
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Introduction to trigonometry
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Khan Academy
Aug 22, 2015
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Mitosis, meiosis and sexual reproduction. Understanding gametes, zygotes, and haploid / diploid numbers.
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Khan Academy
Aug 9, 2015
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Parts of a cell: nucleus, ribosomes, endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi bodies, mitochondria, chloroplasts, vacuoles, and vesicles
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Khan Academy
Mar 3, 2015
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Collision of the Milky Way Galaxy with Andromeda (forming "Milkomeda")
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Khan Academy
Nov 2, 2013
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The art of balancing equations in chemistry!
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Khan Academy
Oct 4, 2012
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Approximating f(x)=cos x using a Maclauren Series (special case of a Taylor series at x=0)
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Khan Academy
Feb 16, 2012
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More intuition of what a derivative is. Using the derivative to find the slope at any point along f(x)=x^2
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Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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1970 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir Concert.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Khan Academy
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Multiplying and dividing with significant figures
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Khan Academy
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Finding common denominators of multiple fraction to order them
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Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Performing Arts
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A compilation of holiday performances by the Paul D. Schreiber High School Varsity Choir, Orchestra, Band, Port Singers and the Varsity Choral Society spanning the years 1967 through 2018. Port Washington, NY. Varsity Choir directed by Jerald B. Stone. Orchestra directed by Dr. Richard Rusack. Band directed by William Fish. Port Singers directed by Philip A. Glover. Varsity Choral Society directed by Jerald B. Stone and Craig Tocher.
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Khan Academy
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u18_l4_t2_we1 Applying Logarithms
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Khan Academy
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Critical incident angle and total internal reflection
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Khan Academy
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Definitions of the vector dot product and vector length
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Khan Academy
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U05_L2_T1_we1 Solving Percent Problems
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Khan Academy
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Why work from expansion is the area under the curve of a PV-diagram
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Khan Academy
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Object Image Height and Distance Relationship
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Khan Academy
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Creating scaling and reflection transformation matrices (which are diagonal)
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Khan Academy
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U03_L2_T3_we2 : Basic Rate Problem
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Khan Academy
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Standard Error of the Mean (a.k.a. the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the sample mean!)
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Khan Academy
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Proving that a figure is a parallelogram if and only if opposite sides are congruent
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Khan Academy
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36-38, shifting quadratic graphs and finding x-intercepts (roots)
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Khan Academy
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 17-19
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Khan Academy
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Trigonometry problem involving two ships colliding.
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Khan Academy
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How to interpret the market price of a futures contract relative to the fair value in the premarket
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Khan Academy
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Debt vs. Equity. Market Capitalization, Asset Value, and Enterprise Value.
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Khan Academy
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Example of calculating the inverse of a matrix
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Khan Academy
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Average value of a piecewise-defined function on an interval
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Khan Academy
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79-80, mean and standard deviation
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Khan Academy
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Amplitude, period, frequency and wavelength of periodic waves
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Finding that the orthogonal complement of the orthogonal complement of V is V
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Khan Academy
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Looking at valence electrons to figure out reactivity
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Khan Academy
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Linear Algebra: Introduction to Vectors
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Khan Academy
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A short sample of projects that Sal and Aragon used alongside the Khan Academy core software and videos. These are the types of projects that can be done if less time class time is devoted to traditional lecturing
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Khan Academy
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u16_l5_t1_we3 Completing the Square to Solve Quadratic Equations
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Khan Academy
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Introduction to the Laplace Transform
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Khan Academy
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Understanding and interpreting phase diagrams
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Khan Academy
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Angles formed when a transversal intersects parallel lines.
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Khan Academy
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Fisher Esterification of Carboxylic Acids
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Khan Academy
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Turning light bulbs on and off.
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Khan Academy
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Introduction to combinations
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Khan Academy
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Proof showing that a triangle inscribed in a circle having a diameter as one side is a right triangle
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Khan Academy
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More on similar triangles
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Khan Academy
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A simple conservation of momentum problem involving an ice skater and a ball
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Proof of the Lagrange Error Bound (the bound of the error)
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Khan Academy
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Is the stimulus large enough to offset the demand shock caused by the contraction in credit? Will it lead to inflation?
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Khan Academy
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More detail on the light reactions and photophorylation
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Khan Academy
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Problems 6-9 starting on page 734
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Khan Academy
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Becoming a Red Giant
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Khan Academy
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Interpretting Linear Graphs
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Khan Academy
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U03_L2_T1_we2 Representing Functions as Graphs
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2010 IIT JEE Paper 1 #38 Hairy Trig and Algebra (Part 3)
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Khan Academy
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Conceptual understanding of where the formula for binomial coefficients come from
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Khan Academy
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U02_L1_T4_we2 : Solving for a Variable 2
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Khan Academy
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Seeing how reserve ratios limit how much lending I can do.
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Khan Academy
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Showing how ANY linear transformation can be represented as a matrix vector product
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Khan Academy
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Exploring what happens to a subset of the domain under a transformation
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Khan Academy
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Problems 15-16 on page 427
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Khan Academy
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Problems 13-14 starting on page 398
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185-189, pgs. 177-178
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Problems 13-16 starting on page 794
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Reconstructing the total displacement vector for a projectile
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Khan Academy
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Problems 1-5 starting on page 530
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Understanding how to parametrize a reverse path for the same curve.
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Khan Academy
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A real life example of a transaction involving CDOs.
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Khan Academy
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Work needed to compress a spring is the same thing as the potential energy stored in the compressed spring.
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Khan Academy
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U11_L1_T1_we3 Simplifying Rational Expressions 3
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