The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual

The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual

Author: Kyle Orland

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781430313052

Category: Games

Page: 107

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Journalists, stop playing guessing games! Inside the answers to your most pressing questions await: Videogame, one word or two? Xbox, XBox or X-box? What defines a good game review? Fitting neatly between The AP Stylebook and Wired Style, The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual is the ultimate resource for game journalists and the first volume to definitively catalogue the breathtaking multibillion-dollar game industry from A to Z. Includes official International Game Journalists Association rules for grammar, spelling, usage, capitalization and abbreviations, plus proven tips and guidelines for producing polished, professional prose about the world's most exciting entertainment biz. Exploring the field from yesterday's humble origins to tomorrow's hottest trends, The Videogame Style Guide and Reference Manual contains all the tools you need to realize a distinguished career in game journalism.

A Guide to the Study and Use of Military History

A Guide to the Study and Use of Military History

Author: John E. Jessup

Publisher:

ISBN: UCR:31210002729539

Category: Electronic government information

Page: 528

View: 549

This Guide to the Study and Use of Military History is designed to foster an appreciation of the value of military history and explain its uses and the resources available for its study. It is not a work to be read and lightly tossed aside, but one the career soldier should read again or use as a reference at those times during his career when necessity or leisure turns him to the contemplation of the military past.

PSU: Quick Reference Guide and Exam Questions

PSU: Quick Reference Guide and Exam Questions

Author: Sidharth Bathia

Publisher: Sidharth Bathia

ISBN: 9781734553666

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page:

View: 731

Welcome! Congratulations on taking the first important step towards preparing for the Exam! This book is a quick Reference Guide created for the PSU (Professional Scrum with User Experience) Examinations. The guide highlights all the important information present on : 1) The Scrum Guide Nov 2020) 2) The Book Lean UX: Designing Great Products with Agile Teams by Jeff Gothelf and Josh Seiden. The Guide also contains Questions and Answers which will help you prepare for the PSU Exam. The PSU I certification assessment focuses primarily on validating that one has a fundamental level of understanding about how to integrate modern UX practices into Scrum and to work effectively within Scrum Teams. Note: 1) Information and Content found on the Scrum Guide is repeated on this Reference guide. 2) This Reference guide is not a text book or a replacement to the Scrum Guide or to the Lean UX book. It's simply your workbook which has content (present on the Scrum guide and on the Lean UX Book) presented systematically to understand and memorize for the exam. 3) The Reference guide also has questions and answers which will help you prepare for the PSU exam. 4) Your feedback is much appreciated. Please feel free to email [email protected] in case of any questions. 5) % of the book is available for you to see before you buy it in the "Look Inside" Amazon Feature. This will help you understand exactly what you are buying. The Scrum.org the PSU (Professional Scrum with User Experience) is 60-minute time boxed assessments where you will answer 80 multiple choice questions (in English), similar to the Scrum Open Assessment. You get one attempt (upon payment of fee) and you decide when and where to the exam. There is no expiration date. You are not required to attend an assessment center and can take it from the comfort of your own home. If you do not pass the exam, you can retake the exam, however you would have to pay the fees again. Following are the steps for taking (and passing) the Scrum.org the PSU (Professional Scrum with User Experience) assessment and obtaining the certification: 1. If you are new to Scrum and have never been part of a Scrum team, taking a course is recommended. Attend a Scrum.org Professional Scrum Master or Professional Scrum Product Owner course and review these notes upon completion of the course. 2. Read the Scrum Guide and Lean UX book together with this Reference book. The Scrum Guide is extremely condensed and thus we have decomposed and categorized the most important information present on the Scrum Guide in this Reference Guide. 3. All the important information present in the SCRUM Guide is in this quick Reference Guide. 4. Read the Book Lean UX: Designing Great Products with Agile Teams by Jeff Gothelf and Josh Seiden 5. Go through the questions and answers at the bottom of the book. 6. Take the Scrum Open Assessment (https://www.scrum.org/open-assessments) until you can do the assessment quickly and score close to 100% three times in a row.

Vietnam War: The Essential Reference Guide

Vietnam War: The Essential Reference Guide

Author: Jim Willbanks

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781610691048

Category: History

Page: 341

View: 971

The Vietnam War was one of America's longest, bloodiest, and most controversial wars. This volume examines the complexities of this protracted conflict and explains why the lessons learned in Vietnam are still highly relevant today. • More than 45 contributors, including Robert K. Brigham, Cecil B. Currey, Arnold R. Isaacs, Lewis Sorley, Spencer C. Tucker, and David T. Zabecki • Introductory essays provide a broad overview of the Vietnam War and help readers understand the causes and consequences of the conflict • Maps depicting South Vietnam, infiltration routes, and key battles

White-Collar and Corporate Crime: A Documentary and Reference Guide

White-Collar and Corporate Crime: A Documentary and Reference Guide

Author: Gilbert Geis

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780313380556

Category: Political Science

Page: 351

View: 606

This reference guide documents white-collar crimes by individuals and businesses over the past 150 years, offering the most comprehensive array of documents and interpretations available. • Provides dozens of court documents, legislative hearing transcripts, muckraking articles, and accounts of crooked behavior in the upper echelons of power • Contains numerous photographs that illustrate the subject material • Includes a bibliography in each section that directs readers to supplementary sources

U.S. Foreign Policy: A Documentary and Reference Guide

U.S. Foreign Policy: A Documentary and Reference Guide

Author: Akis Kalaitzidis

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780313383762

Category: Political Science

Page: 331

View: 718

A critical tool for the study of U.S. history, this volume offers an analysis of important documents and decisions in U.S. foreign policy from George Washington to Barack Obama. • A comprehensive list of U.S. foreign policy documents • Primary documents such as treaties and speeches with each chapter • Sidebars detailing events during the period under discussion • References, including Internet sites, for each chapter • Indexes of major documents organized under various themes, such as "alliances" and "arms reduction treaties" • A comprehensive list of web-based resources

Don Quixote Explained Reference Guide

Don Quixote Explained Reference Guide

Author: Emre Gurgen

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 9781491873717

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 576

View: 239

Don Quixote Explained the Reference Guide analyzes the Life and Times of the Ingenious Hidalgo Don Quixote De La Mancha. Specially, it scrutinizes the novels: 110 characters; 46 relationships; 19 themes; 12 groups of people; 30 obscure words; 23 Latin phrases; 4 major jokes; 4 scene sequences; 78 Quixotic poems; 17 Quixotic letters; 2 physical objects; 11 romantic relationships; and 35 regular relationships. At 161, 917 words, it is the most comprehensive, in-depth and insightful primer on the market. Perfect for serious academics writing books and/or journal articles about Don Quixote; useful for aspiring doctors writing Don Quixote dissertations; practical for budding scholars writing masters theses about Don Quixote; convenient for college bachelors writing Don Quixote term papers; and handy for high school students writing Don Quixote essays for their teachers.

Clinical Dentistry Daily Reference Guide

Clinical Dentistry Daily Reference Guide

Author: William A. Jacobson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119690719

Category: Medical

Page: 724

View: 914

CLINICAL DENTISTRY DAILY REFERENCE GUIDE The first and only practical reference guide to clinical dentistry Clinical dentistry involves the practice of preventing, diagnosing, and treating patients’ oral health conditions. Clinical Dentistry Daily Reference Guide is a one-stop resource loaded with critical information for day-to-day decision making regarding a myriad of clinical scenarios. This invaluable resource saves time by eliminating the need to search through websites, textbooks, and phone apps to find answers. This book offers step-by-step assistance on health history treatment modifications, oral cancer screening, radiographic interpretation, treatment planning, preventive dentistry, periodontics, operative dentistry, endodontics, oral surgery, toothaches, crown and bridge, dentures, partials, implant crowns, occlusal guards, pharmacology, pediatric dentistry, nitrous sedation, and more. This comprehensive guide: Provides quick access to information in an easy-to-read bulleted format Includes hundreds of high-quality clinical images, illustrations, and tables Answers real-life patient questions Contains procedural steps including post-operative instructions, lab prescriptions, troubleshooting, and clinical pearls Features alphabetized medical conditions and treatment modifications, evidence-based guidelines including the dental traumatology guidelines, tables of common medications converted to pediatric dosages, and more. Helps dentists gain confidence in their decision making Clinical Dentistry Daily Reference Guide is a must-have book for all dental students and practicing dentists, both new and seasoned. Other dental professionals that will benefit from this book include dental educators, expanded function dental assistants, and dental hygienists.