Tests Sentence Examples
Nice try, but tests don't lie — people do.
Your chem tests came back all over the place.
The finished core changes rapidly in its electric qualities at first, and is generally kept for a stated interval of time before being subjected to the specified tests.
Should these tests prove satisfactory the core is served with jute yarn, coiled in water-tight tanks, and surrounded with salt water.
After the cable has been again subjected to the proper electrical tests and found to be in perfect condition, the ship is taken to the place where the shore end is to be landed.Advertisement
The end is taken into the testing room in the cable-house and the conductor connected with the testing instruments, and, should the electrical tests continue satisfactory, the ship is put on the proper course and steams slowly ahead, paying out the cable over her stern.
The lower end e of the cable in the tank T is taken to the testing room, so that continuous tests for electrical condition can be made.
The latter names a disengaged junction circuit, then " tests " the line of the wanted subscriber, and if she finds it free, finally completes the connexion and rings the subscriber.
Again, the practical engineers who are building aeroplanes, and those who are making practical tests by actual flight in those machines, cannot be called "researchers"; that term should be confined to the members, for example, of the scientific committee appointed by the British Government in 1909 to make investigations regarding aerial construction and navigation.
He was a member of the commission for ecclesiastical causes, and although afterwards he claimed that he had used all his influence to dissuade James from removing the tests, and in other ways illegally favouring the Roman Catholics, he signed the warrant for the committal of the seven bishops, and appeared as a witness against them.Advertisement
Henderson recording the tests of a freight locomotive made on the Chicago & North-Western railway.
Reverting to incidents in England itself, in 1870 the abolition of university tests removed all restrictions on Jews at Oxford and Cambridge, and both universities have since elected Jews to professorships and other posts of honour.
Because all accept the same methods of investigation, the same tests of truth.
It is easy to understand, therefore, why we trace the beginnings of economics, so far as England is concerned, in the 16th century, and why the application of strict scientific tests in this subject of human study has become possible only in comparatively recent times.
It is in the adaptation of biological conceptions and methods, in the positive contributions of jurisprudence, law and history, in the rigorous application, where possible, of quantitative tests, that the explanation of the present position of economics is to be found.Advertisement
The general theory which we require should be sketched in firm and clear outline, leaving the detailed qualifications of broad principles to special studies, where they can be dealt with if it is necessary or desirable, and examined by statistical and other tests.
The minute structure of the epithelium which clothes it, as well as the origin of the nerve which is distributed to the parabranchia, proves it to be the same organ which is found universally in molluscs at the base of each gill-plume, and tests the indrawn current of water by the sense of ?,g smell.
Among the marks of the second half of the 17th century was growing material prosperity, and there were those who thought their fellows unduly willing to relax church tests of fellowship when good trade was in question.
A large number of physical and chemical tests are applied both to crude petroleum and to the products manufactured therefrom.
To illuminating oil or kerosene a series of tests is applied in order that the colour, odour, specific gravity and flash-point or fire-test may be recorded.Advertisement
Fuel oil is submitted to certain of the foregoing tests and in addition the calorimetric value is determined.
Before long, however, it was found that the open-cup tests (though they are employed in the United States and elsewhere at the present time) were often very untrustworthy.
He gives various methods of prayer; methods of making an election; his series of rules for the discernment of spirits; rules for the distribution of alms and the treatment of scruples; tests of orthodoxy.
The residue, which is black in colour, consists of mercuroso-ammonium chloride, in which mercury can be confirmed by its ordinary tests.
Any residue consists of black mercuric sulphide (and possibly white lead sulphate), in which mercury is confirmed by its usual tests.Advertisement
If barium is present, the solution of the carbonates in hydrochloric acid is evaporated and digested with strong alcohol for some time; barium chloride, which is nearly insoluble in alcohol,is thus separated, the remainder being precipitated by a few drops of hydrofluosilicic acid, and may be confirmed by the ordinary tests.
There is no general procedure for these operations, and it is customary to test for the acids separately by special tests; these are given in the articles on the various acids.
All hold their own with the white in industrial usefulness to the community, and though the blacks are more backward in education and various other tests of social advancement, still their outlook is full of promise.
The tests for a salt, potassium nitrate, for example, are the tests not for KNO 3, but for its ions K and NO 3, and in cases of double decomposition it is always these ions that are exchanged for those of other substances.
If an element be present in a compound otherwise than as an ion, it is not interchangeable, and cannot be recognized by the usual tests.
Thus neither a chlorate, which contains the ion C103, nor monochloracetic acid, shows the reactions of chlorine, though it is, of course, present in both substances; again, the sulphates do not answer to the usual tests which indicate the presence of sulphur as sulphide.
The tests of the physical properties of crude rubber usually applied to determine its value in the market are also very rough and cannot be relied upon.
Tests of a sample supplied by Messrs.
Parshall quotes tests of six samples of iron, described as of good quality, which showed an average hysteresis loss of 3070 ergs per c.cm.
No religious tests are imposed on teachers and religious teaching is confined to undenominational Bible teaching.
These new conceptions of the multiplicity in unity of disease, and of the fluidity and continuity of morbid processes, might have led to vagueness and over-boldness in speculation and reconstruction, had not the experimental method been at hand with clues and tests for the several series.
In the following session Religious Tests in the universities were abolished, and a bill to establish secret voting was carried through the House of Commons.
In all ways he was the ardent advocate of what have in later times been known as "Liberal causes," the removal of all religious disabilities and tests, the suppression of private interests which hampered the public good, the abolition of the slave trade, and the emancipation of all classes and races of men from the strict control of authority.
While he pointed out to the dissenters the scandalous inconsistency of their playing fast and loose with sacred things, yet he denounced the impropriety of requiring tests at all.
At the same time he did not argue for the complete abolition of the tests, but desired that they should be so framed as to make it possible for most Protestants conscientiously to subscribe to them.
For the various precautions necessary in conducting the above tests special treatises on electrical testing must be consulted.
He strongly advocated the abolition of university tests (1853), and threw himself with great energy into all that affected the social life of the people.
The Eastern Church has no general doctrinal tests beyond the Nicene Creed, but from time to time synods have approved exposi (without the words And the Son "), and the Orthodox Confession of the Catholic and Apostolic Eastern Church.
Real toleration in public opinion grew slowly through the 18th century, removing the religious tests of voters; and a constitutional amendment in 1821 explicitly forbade such tests in the case of office-holders.
Some writers deny the company's right under this instrument to rule as they proceeded to do; but at any rate what they did was to make the suffrage dependent on stringent religious tests, and to repress with determined zeal all theological " vagaries " and " whimsies."
As has been mentioned already, the new charter softened religious tests for office and the suffrage, and accorded " liberty of conscience " except to Roman Catholics.
In both respects the reflex action of the Novatianist and Donatist controversies upon Catholicism was disastrous to the earlier idea of church-fellowship. Formal and technical tests of membership, such as the reception of sacraments from a duly authorized clergy, came to replace Christ's own test of character.
There is a tendency, moreover, to accord to the conferences the function of determining the tests of ministerial standing in the Congregational denomination.
It will then apply the tests thus gained to the narratives special to this Gospel; and point out the book's special difficulties and limits, and its abiding appeal and greatness.
Thomas, who had been absent, doubts the resurrection; Jesus comes and submits to the doubter's tests.
The total Eaton Hodgkinson, who assisted in the experimental tests and in formulating the imperfect theory then available.
Its administration causes the appearance in the urine of a salt of cubebic acid which is precipitated by heat or nitric acid, and is therefore liable to be mistaken for albumin, when these two most common tests for the occurrence of albuminuria are applied.
In 1869 he sought to modify rather than to oppose the bill for the abolition of tests in the universities.
As a fellow of Magdalen College, he had been desirous of changes which he felt himself bound by his oath from advocating; and he had taken part in the discussions on the abolition of tests in the old universities.'
In the animal kingdom it occurs as both calcite and aragonite in the tests of the foraminifera, echinoderms, brachiopoda, and mollusca; also in the skeletons of sponges and corals.
Another difficulty, the concealment of the inner core of copper which was seen as a thin red line when a cut edge was exposed, was met about 1784 by George Cadman, who adopted the practice of soldering on an edging, generally ornamented, of solid silver so as to cover the junction, and the presence of this is one of the trustworthy tests by which genuine Sheffield plate may be recognized.
By an act passed in 1873, known as Fawcett's Act, all tests were abolished, and the prizes and honours of all grades hitherto reserved for Protestants of the Established Church were thrown open to all.
The renewed agitation finally resulted in the elimination of all religious tests by the act of 1849, which also changed the name to that of the university of Toronto.
He cannot take a degree in divinity at Oxford, Cambridge or Durham (Universities Tests Act 1871), and so is debarred from holding any professorship of divinity in those universities.
The fidelity of a scribe has to be judged chiefly by internal tests, and these are best applied to his work in passages where there is no reasonable doubt of the correctness of the transmitted text.
But there are two tests of a more objective character that may be used - orthography, and indication of lacunae or other faults in his exemplar.
Where the critic has ascertained the earliest form of a reading in his text, he will apply to it the tests of intrinsic probability.
These tests, and these alone, are emendations bound to satisfy; but others are often tacitly imposed upon them.
All continental conditioning establishments now formulate their tests for counts on the agreement arrived at by the International Congress of 1900.
With the elimination of the coloured vote by educational or other tests the honesty of elections has increased.
In fact, experiments upon the changes of velocity of bodies, due to a mutual influence between them, bring to light a property of bodies which may be specified by a quantity proportional to their volumes in the case of bodies which are perceived by other tests to be of one homogeneous substance, but otherwise involving also another factor.
This assumption has successfully stood all tests to which it has been subjected.
Here it will only be said that before using Portland cement very careful tests should be made to ascertain its quality and condition.
It may be carried as a somatic character, when it will be visible in the body tissues, or it may be carried as a gametic character, and its presence can only then be detected in subsequent generations, by adequately devised breeding tests.
The substances used as tests in these reactions are caustic potash and calcium hypochlorite; the former being the substance dissolved in an equal weight of water and the latter a saturated extract of bleaching powder in water.
Commercial electrolytic aluminium of the best quality contains as the average of a large number of tests, 0.48% of silicon and 0.46% of iron, the residue being essentially aluminium itself.
The blower therefore stops the process when he has blown a predetermined quantity of air through, counting from the drop of the flame; but as a check on his forecast he usually tests the blown metal before recarburizing it.
Tests of a turbine of this slow-moving type showed an efficiency of 82% at full gate, and one of 75% when half of the passages in the guide-blades were closed by the shutters, as described above.
In place of logic we find canonic, the theory of the three tests of truth and reality.
There are many modifications and elaborations of all the tests which have been mentioned.
This principle is in constant action; it regulates the colour, the figure, the capacities and instincts; those individuals in each species whose colour and covering are best suited to concealment or protection from enemies, or defence from inclemencies or vicissitudes of climate, whose figure is best accommodated to health, strength, defence and support; whose capacities and instincts can best regulate the physical energies to self-advantage according to circumstances - in such immense waste of primary and youthful life those only come to maturity from the strict ordeal by which nature tests their adaptation to her standard of perfection and fitness to continue their kind by reproduction."
They were "the first practical application of results obtained by experimental determinations of pressure at different points along the bore, by Colonel Bomford's tests - that is by boring holes in the walls of the gun, through which the pressure acts upon other bodies, such as pistol balls, pistons, &c."
The numerous tests of the strength of timber which have been made by various authorities from time to time vary so much, both as regards the conditions under which they were carried out and the results obtained, that T; ?;berh great discretion is required in using them for any practical purpose.
An important series of tests was made in 1883 and 1887 at Munich by Professor Johann Bauschinger.
Johnson made a large number of tests for the Forest Department of the Board of Agriculture of the United States between 1891 and 1895.
As in the tests made by Bauschinger, the percentage of moisture contained in the wood was very carefully observed, and it was found that this amount of moisture has a very great influence upon the resisting power of the wood, the strength increasing with the dryness of the material up to 3 or 4% of moisture, at which point the greatest strength of the wood is reached.
This work was carried out in a most thorough manner, and as many as 16,000 tests were made, the conditions of test being based upon those laid down by Johnson.
Besides the abolition of tests, effected by the act of 1871, many of the reforms there suggested, such as the revival of the faculties, the reorganization of the professoriate, the abolition of celibacy as a condition of the tenure of fellowships, and the combination of the colleges for lecturing purposes, were incorporated in the act of 1877, or subsequently adopted by the university.
The licentiateship has been preserved in the faculties of arts, science and laws, and is in point of difficulty about equal to the pass degree examinations of the university of London, though differing in the nature of the tests.
The tests for teachers are different for the two sexes.
Examinations are carried out at present by means of (r) written papers; (2) oral examinations; (3) practical, including in medicine clinical, tests; (4) theses; or a combination of these.
Owing to a prevailing confusion between tests of memory and tests of capacity, the allowance for chance fairly applied to the former is apt to be unduly extended to the latter.
In applying tests of memory, it may be legitimate to allow a candidate to pass who answers correctly from 30 to 50% of the questions; such an allowance if applied to a test of capacity, such as the performance of a sum in addition, the solution of triangles by means of trigonometrical tables, or the translation of an easy passage from a foreign language, appears to be irrational.
Oral tests are used almost invariably in medical examinations; and there is a growing tendency to make them compulsory in dealing with modern languages.
But examinations consist as a rule of a number of tests, each one of which is complex; and a mark is recorded in respect of each test or portion of a test in order to enable the examining body to estimate the performance, considered as a whole, of the candidate.
Examinations are suited in the first instance for the purpose for which they were originally designed in medieval universities - the test of technical and professional capacity; it has never been proposed to abolish qualifying examinations for doctors, pharmaceutical chemists, &c.; the tests applied are (or should be) direct tests of capacity carried out under conditions as nearly as possible like those of actual practice.
Examinations as tests of the knowledge of isolated facts are necessarily of relatively small value, because the memory of such facts is transient; and memorization of a large number of facts for examination purposes is generally admitted to be specially transient; the " knowledge-test," considered apart from a test of capacity, is in fact not a test of permanent knowledge, but of the power of retaining facts for a length of time which it is impossible to estimate and which with some candidates extends over a few weeks only.
If pushed to its logical conclusion the view of Paulsen must, it is submitted, lead to the complete abandonment at examinations of tests of " knowledge " as distinguished from direct tests of capacity.
They were always mitigations of satisfactions or penances which had been imposed by the church as outward signs of inward sorrow, tests of fitness for pardon, and the needful precedents of absolution.
In the company he chose by preference, honesty and knowledge were his only tests.
But sometimes there is a contest between the new tests wit fsh cult and the old.
It is to be noticed, moreover, that all available tests apply only to the scheme as a whole; owing to the complexity of phenomena we cannot submit any one of its postulates to verification apart from the rest.
Tests made for several successive years by means of culture media and sterile plates, demonstrated the perfect bacteriologic purity of the air, first drawn into the caverns through myriads of rocky crevices that served as natural filters, then further cleansed by floating over the transparent springs and pools, and finally supplied to the inmates of the sanatorium.
His table of springs of actions shows the same mean-spirited omissions that we notice in his predecessors; he measures the quantity of pleasures by the coarsest and most mechanical tests; and he sets up general pleasure as the criterion of moral goodness.
Jerusalem and therefore that his teaching must be open to the checks and tests of that orthodox primitive standard which they themselves claimed to embody.
Sometimes a bacterium can be readily recognized from one or two characters, but not infrequently a whole series of tests must be made before the species is determined.
The tests which are applied for this purpose at present are chiefly of two kinds.
Long before England was ripe to welcome deistic thought Lord Herbert of Cherbury earned the name "Father of Deism" by laying down the main line of that religious philosophy which in various forms continued ever after to be the backbone of deistic systems. He based his theology on a comprehensive, if insufficient, survey of the nature, foundation, limits and tests of human knowledge.
The appearance of a brown tint in one of these tests shows the end of the reaction.
In the growth of systematic civilization, the art of writing has had an influence so intense, that of all tests to distinguish the barbaric from the civilized state, none is so generally effective as this, whether they have but the failing link with the past which mere memory furnishes, or can have recourse to written records of past history and written constitutions of present order.
In spite of Edwards's able pamphlet, the impression had become widespread that " bodily effects " were recognized by the promoters of the Great Awakening as the true tests of conversion.
Edwards's preaching became unpopular; for four years no candidate presented himself for admission to the church; and when one did in 1748, and was met with Edwards's formal but mild and gentle tests, as expressed in the Distinguishing Marks and later in Qualifications for Full Communion (1749) the candidate refused to submit to them; the church backed him and the break was complete.
The steel used throughout the entire structure should be subjected to the most thorough chemical and mechanical tests and inspection, first at the mill and subsequently at the fabricating shops and the building, ensure that Used.
Searching tests were applied to these fittings, and only those which complied in every respect with the prescribed regulations were stamped and permitted to be fixed within the limits of the water supply.
Klein (1734) to denote the tests of the Echini or sea-urchins; its later use for the animals themselves, or for the whole phylum, was an error in both history and etymology.
The theory has been vigorously opposed, notably by Semon (op. cit.), who saw in the holothurians a nearer approach to the ancestral form than was furnished by any calyculate echinoderm, and by the Sarasins, who derived the echinoids from the holothurians through forms with flexible tests (Echinothuridae, which, however, are now known to be specialized in this respect).
One of the best tests of the prosperity of England under the Yorkist rule seems to be the immense amount of building that was on hand.
The lower clergy were more amenable; the two hundred who alone are said to have been ejected should perhaps be multiplied by five; but even so they were not one in seven, and these seven were clergy who had been promoted in Marys reign, or who bad stood the celibate and other tests of 1553-1554.
The government succeeded in terminating a long controversyby abolishing ecclesiastical tests at universities.
Burke felt now, as he did thirty years later, that civil institutions cannot wisely or safely be measured by the tests of pure reason.
In mammals, as in other classes, there are low as well as high forms; but by any tests that can be applied, especially those based on the state of development of the central nervous system, it will be seen that the average exceeds that of any other class, that many species of this class far excel those of any other in perfection of structure, and that it contains one form which is unquestionably the culminating point amongst organized beings.
If the tests be carried out rapidly, the temperature and pressure may be assumed to be constant, and any diminution in volume due to the absorption of a constituent may be readily expressed as a percentage.
The Western Unitarian Association accepted the same position, and based its "fellowship on no dogmatic tests," but affirmed a desire "to establish truth, righteousness and love in the world."
The silica was derived from the tests of radiolaria and the spicular skeletons of sponges.
Some cherts contain tests of radiolaria, and correspond fairly closely to the siliceous radiolarian oozes which are gathering at the present day at the bottom of some of the deepest parts of the oceans.
This work is a severe criticism of all previous moral systems, especially those of Kant and Fichte, Plato's and Spinoza's finding most favour; its leading principles are that the tests of the soundness of a moral system are the completeness of its view of the laws and ends of human life as a whole and the harmonious arrangement of its subject-matter under one fundamental principle; and, though it is almost exclusively critical and negative, the book announces clearly the division and scope of moral science which Schleiermacher subsequently adopted, attaching prime importance to a "Giiterlehre," or doctrine of the ends to be obtained by moral action.
Religious tests were abolished in 1873, and the university is now open to all; but,!as a matter of fact, the vast majority of the students, even since the abolition of tests, have always belonged to the Church of Ireland, and the divinity school is purely Protestant.
The general results of the work appeared to support Tait's hypothesis that the effect was proportional to the absolute temperature, but direct thermoelectric tests do not appear to have been made on the specimens employed, which would have afforded a valuable confirmation by the comparison of the values of d 2 E/dT 2, as in Jahn's experiments.
If an astronomer is confronted by some phenomenon which has no obvious explanation he may postulate some set of conditions which from his general knowledge of the subject would or might give rise to the phenomenon in question; he then tests his hypothesis until he discovers whether it does or does not conflict with the facts.
The most satisfactory check on hypothesis is expert knowledge in the particular field of research by which rigorous tests may be applied.
Norbert's test plates, which bear graduated groups of extremely fine and narrow divisions are very useful, while the tests of Amphipleura pellucida and Surirella gemma are often employed.
Tests such as the Maumene test, the elaidin test and others, which formerly were the only resource of the chemist, have been practically superseded by the foregoing methods.
Pharmacology is also related to toxicology, as many remedial and other agents are more or less poisonous when given in large doses, but it does not include the detection, tests, and the other strictly medico-legal aspects of poisoning.
In the early essays we find the principles of the current philosophies, those of Leibnitz and English empiricism, applied in various directions to those problems which serve as tests of their truth and completeness; we note the appearance of the difficulties or contradictions which manifest the one-sidedness or imperfection of the principle applied; and we can trace the gradual growth of the new conceptions which were destined, in the completed system, to take the place of the earlier method.
This process, so to speak, samples or tests the varying electromotive force of the alternating current at one particular instant during the phase and measures it on a voltmeter.
According to Martha, he continued to pressure Howie to conduct independent tests.
The pure volume of the number of tests surprised me.
Nice try, but tests don't lie â€” people do.
By batting for nearly nine hours in the match he displayed a fortitude to match anything achieved in his previous 78 tests.
Verbal reasoning, numerical reasoning and abstract reasoning are timed tests, each lasting 20 minutes.
An optical or image analysis system should be used wherever possible to interpret the results of tests performed using microplate or column agglutination methods.
Two formats have been designed either based on lateral flow technology or slide agglutination tests.
Tests by the Food Standards Agency found the bug present in organic alfalfa produced by Aconbury Sprouts.
It is mainly composed of the tests of coralline algae indicating deposition in a shallow gulf environment.
Men and postmenopausal women should never take iron supplements unless they have iron-deficiency anemia, which is only diagnosed by blood tests.
However, women with suspected angina were less likely to be offered confirmatory diagnostic tests.
The tests may be done at your GP surgery, the local clinic or at the hospital antenatal department.
In America, animal tests conducted with a mixture of a nerve gas antidote and insect repellent indicated nerve damage.
The results of DAS-ELISA tests using polyclonal antiserum against BCMV were consistent with the observations of symptoms.
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I will try to locate and to gain permission to reproduce original magazine articles and road tests of TVR wedges in the motoring press.
When hearing tests are conducted you will get an audiogram for each ear, as mentioned earlier.
Audiology staff will then carry out further tests using a machine called an audiometer.
Baseline elevations of several liver function tests (especially elevated bilirubin) should preclude the use of riluzole (see section 4.8 ).
All the liver tests should be normal apart from the serum bilirubin, which is increased.
At present there are no short-term tests that can be used to identify such compounds and long term bioassays in animals are necessary.
Further blood tests Your doctor will arrange routine blood tests to check your general health.
Vitamin B2 commonly causes a bright yellowing of the urine with larger intakes possibly affecting laboratory blood tests.
In advanced liver disease (alcoholic hepatitis and cirrhosis) nutritional supplements have been shown to significantly improve the liver blood tests.
We had to have a repeat blood test following this appt as my blood tests showed I had hugh FSH levels.
It intends to use the method on 300,000 gallons of liquid waste from atom bomb tests in the 1940s.
Boolean intersects (Rectangle2D r) Tests if the shape intersects the interior of a specified Rectangle2D.
John Lever John is the former Essex and England fast-medium bowler who played 21 Tests.
Drivers whose breath tests are positive, or refuse to provide a sample of breath tests are positive, or refuse to provide a sample of breath, face losing their license for 12 months.
Stool antigen tests do not require a separate appointment at the practice and are cheaper than carbon urea breath testing.
The successful tests confirm the commercial viability of EV-DO Revision A for powering next-generation broadband wireless services.
Gordon Brown's five tests are really no great bulwark against membership.
The tests range from small scale charring tests (cone calorimeter) to large scale furnace tests.
This project tests the novel technique of 3D laser scanning for the recording of prehistoric rock carvings.
Hearing Among the regular health checks that a child receives during the early years are hearing tests.
The content addressed includes data analysis, correlation, the normal distribution, statistical inference and tests (including the chi-square and t-tests ).
Blood tests later revealed that she had very low levels of plasma cholinesterases.
We got back to our tests, there had been no risk of a mid-air collision.
In the case of the Estates ' application to shoot cormorants in 2006, the Executive considered these tests had not been met.
The document includes comprehensive coverage of English Language Tests.
Conspiracy theories have gained further credence due to the alleged absence of advance warning about the Indian nuclear tests.
No significant correlations were observed between changes of lung function tests and serum cytokine concentration.
Coverage quot combs north Dakota 's legislative tests did not rate in our data.
They can be quite daunted at the prospect of passing key skills tests for their NVQs.
It is far too easy to become defeatist, far too easy to claim that we cannot compete in the Tests that lie ahead.
Fish stocks, already severely depleted around the UK, have also been affected by tests, according to the industry itself.
In tests incontinence pad samples were held in contact with skin that had been treated with three topical agents used to manage incontinence dermatitis.
Only one of the two commercially available Elisa tests was capable of reliably detecting the response of these birds to Avian Pneumovirus virus.
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Product tests are performed on items from shampoo to laundry detergents.
Selection criteria and tests should be reviewed regularly to ensure that they remain relevant and are not unlawfully discriminatory.
Bandolier hopes that transmission disequilibrium tests that are free of bias due to population stratification can wait till brain cells have a good day.
Those who fail such tests could face instant dismissal.
The minority of families where such tests may prove disruptive are not " marriages made in heaven " .
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Powerful reports are generated by CPS on request removing the drudge of both marking and collating tests.
Firstly, whether the rule requires a quasi- easement to satisfy one or two tests, before a grant will be implied.
Tests on animals have found that ecstasy permanently reduces levels of serotonin, the chemical in the brain partly responsible for mood changes.
The program tests for linear dependence by calculating the eigenvalues of the overlap matrix.
Non-invasive tests include electrocardiogram (ECG ), exercise stress test, CT scan, and echocardiogram.
However, no tests were performed to determine whether or not he had suffered a pulmonary embolism.
He scores against Greece but tests positive for the banned stimulant ephedrine and is sent home.
Certainly animal tests are failing to curb the current epidemic of drug-induced disease.
Well, your doctor has nitrite and leucocyte esterase dipstick tests for night, weekend or emergency use.
The tests, using 4 per cent ethanol, the researchers argued, were similar to the alcoholic content of beer.
Tests followed to quantify the extent of the deterioration.
Following on from the success of these tests, further performance tests and preliminary field trials are proposed for phase two of the study.
If it melts and bubbles then it is the inert filler which is used to make the weight of a real shell for tests.
Siemens (1929) reported dermatitis from the foliage of silver fir; patch tests were not recorded.
The company's foray into non-animal tests reflects the growing dependence of drug makers on such tests.
These include written formative and summative tests to monitor and advance progress, essays and seminar presentations and continuous practical assessment.
Tests are used to evaluate the friction between piston and cylinder one for dynamic friction, and one for static friction.
In field tests we found that the Bullet line clip worked faultlessly due to its no fuss simplistic design.
Tests with anti-human globulin reagents 1 For each anti-human globulin reagents 1 For each anti-human globulin reagent, prepare 2 sets of 6 tubes.
Your blood glucose tests will help you monitor any changes in levels.
Plymouth City Council produces and tests the off-site emergency arrangements in response to a radiological hazard extending beyond the Devonport site.
So, some tests are better than others at spotting HCG early on.
You can book an eye test online, eye experts will state that regular eye tests are essential to ensure your eyes remain healthy.
Lectures and workshops, marked homework, class tests, a class examination and an examination during the Degree Examination Diet.
Diagnosis is based on haemagglutination tests or negative staining electron microscopy on liver homogenates.
Too much of these drugs can cause hypothyroidism and regular blood tests are needed to check the correct amount has been taken.
Disparity of particle sizes following crushing has also been shown to relate to the strong hysteresis observed in unloading and reloading tests on soils.
Their animal tests show that 18-MC has similar activity to ibogaine but may not have ibogaine's hallucinogenic properties.
However identification has been slow and the hope is to develop new tests that will aid the rapid identification of these viruses.
Both products are one-step pregnancy tests that utilize a sandwich immunoassay principle.
Investigations The serum will be investigated by the indirect granulocyte immunofluorescence and chemiluminescence tests using donor granulocytes typed for HNA-1, -2 and -3.
Animal cancer tests have also proved confusing in developing immunotherapy (Williams 1982 ).
A new modified Chartered Professional Review for those who are already incorporated tests only the additional attributes required of a Chartered Engineer.
They are also under pressure due to the soaring prices of healthcare tests to provide inexpensive, yet effective treatments.
A never-ending task is ensuring our Class VI fleet is up to standard with annual tests and periodic inspections.
I redesigned the web interface, ran usability tests and researched customer requirements... .
No organisms were detected by bronchoalveolar lavage and the pulmonary function tests suggested emphysema with air trapping, hyperinflation and markedly reduced diffusion capacity.
Standard leaching tests are largely not capable of evaluating the long term leaching behavior of AFBC residues at disposal sites.
Laboratory tests have developed the use of microscopic algae to remove heavy metals from water and soil leachate.
Previously, the Inland Revenue had taken the view that the tests were applied to the end lessee only.
The tests can then be taken at any time within the 3 year life span of the log book.
The nuclear tests conducted by India and Pakistan in May paradoxically opened up new opportunities to shift the political logjam.
However, if it feels lumpy, then there may be cause for concern and this will require further tests.
In this form macrobiotics passes all the modern tests for healthy eating.
Results of these tests showed the metal to be pure magnesium.
Other topics discussed include rapid diagnostic tests, counterfeit drugs, seasonal prophylaxis, and vivax malaria.
Where necessary, treatments that include mammograms, cervical smears, hormone tests, bone density scans, are available.
Tests of the row in table how they might Medicare amp Medicaid.
A run down on legal and illegal drugs and how long drug tests are able to pick up drug metabolites.
We measured the auditory midline of ten patients exhibiting unilateral neglect as assessed by standard visual tests.
At least two tests were carried out at each temperature interval and the mean frequency value used to calculate the elastic modulus.
Pakistan has declared a unilateral moratorium on nuclear tests.
In the light of public concern the HGC had advised the government to set a two-year moratorium on genetic tests for insurance.
The Wilf Paish Rugby Football tests Test 1 The Cooper 12 minute run test or multistage fitness test.
Meanwhile, tests for genes that point to other muscle diseases help doctors avoid wrongly diagnosing myositis, " he said.
Further tests were carried out at the World Championships, again all proved negative.
For verbal tests, start reading a good quality newspaper or magazine with editorial articles to improve your command of language.
Parametric tests (e.g., t-test, ANOVA) can only be used on data which has a normal distribution.
More on conditions like these is available, as are many other fascinating nuggets of information, which include a range of interactive tests.
Tests of divisibility Or how can we tell if a number can be divided exactly by another number?
Eye tests were provided by ophthalmic opticians on production of a GP referral note.
Regular eye tests at your high street optometrist should mean that diabetic retinopathy will be diagnosed early in the disease.
Tests offer us a new record about relationships, but the hype sometimes overpowers the hope.
Ask your health care provider if you need to have periodic Pap tests.
These have been called " personal knowledge paternity tests " for this reason.
Sensitivity tests should examine the degree to which forecast patronage is dependent on any such restraint.
Now you get g perfume card, which only tests the perfume - not the perfume's effect on the wearer.
Depending on the test specification, vibration tests may be carried out on a single axis or three mutually perpendicular axes.
Further tests reckon he had an infection which has cleared but left free radicals and elevated pH.
Routine blood tests revealed abnormal liver function tests in the form of raised alkaline phosphatase, AST, ALT and normal bilirubin.
The exhaust plume looked much cleaner than in previous tests having very little black smoke.
Appropriate statistical tests were made to compare the incidence of nosocomial pneumonia in the two groups.
Athletes will be subjected to urine and blood tests, both of which must prove positive before sanctions are threatened.
High blood pressure accompanied by low potassium is the usual set of findings that lead the doctor to check these two tests.
Why is the preliminary 1 test defined as " Scales of Training " and how does it differ from other prelim tests?
Cutting back on the number of tests taken by young people will help relieve pressure on young people at a time of enormous transition.
Tests showed that enzymes boost antibody production by 350 %, indicating support for the immune system in the body.
If these tests prove promising, then the next stage is to test the new medicine in animals.
At the hospital i had blood tests, another MRI but the thing i was most scared of was the lumber puncture.
I'm often unsure what tests ex players have to take to become a pundit, given their obvious failings.
One of the three QTS tests you must pass to become qualified is a generic ICT skills test.
Other tests may include radiographs or a skin biopsy.
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These tests will qualify the design and confirm readiness for a full duration, stacked, firing.
If the results with the anti-D reagents are discordant or equivocal, the tests should be repeated.
Tests with anti-human globulin reagents 1 For each anti-human globulin reagent, prepare 2 sets of 6 tubes.
Children who did not achieve viral load suppression or had viral load rebound had subsequent resistance tests.
Used in various vegetarian recipes; tests found traces of GM maize H & B soya protein mince What is it?
I consider these tests as successful and will add a module to the GLIMMER CVS repository once I get to go from Ed.
Within six weeks of his victory, Chirac announced the resumption of French nuclear tests in the South Pacific.
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The Russian revolutionists present that evening had all passed through stiff tests and the weightiest threat now seemed removed.
Blood tests may be helpful for diagnosing rheumatoid arthritis, but other tests may be needed as well.
Checklists are a useful preliminary tool for expert assessment Full evaluation ultimately required road tests.
None the less, the findings appear robust to a number of validity tests.
A good example of the kinds of tests that are done is one involving a rodenticide.
The rig is used to carry out full-scale bus rollover tests which conform to the ECE Regulation 66.
Finding the hound lulled to sleep, the children pass tests required to reach an inner sanctum.
And on the further tests you may have if you have a sarcoma diagnosed.
With no compulsory cycling tests, abilities on the road range from the skilled to the downright scary.
No infectivity was shown in these tests of fetal calf serum.
Tests have proven they start sharper and stay sharper.
However, hospital tests revealed something much more sinister.
The voice recording function, MP3 player, exercises and sample tests make this an incredibly smart and effective language learning tool!
The officers then conducted field sobriety tests and arrested the 25-year-old.
The draft sop changes the HMRC's interpretation of two of these tests.
Initial tests are based on the child's ability to hear a few sounds made by the assessor.
Pulmonary tuberculosis is usually diagnosed by chest X-ray and/or sputum analysis (microscopy and culture ); serological tests are increasingly available.
Very impressive career stats with the wickets coming at around 21 in just over 100 tests.
Asking for specific tests or treatments gets pretty sticky.
Stool antigen tests require the person to collect a stool antigen tests require the person to collect a stool sample (at least pea-sized ).
In addition, Councils may well subject vehicles to quite stringent tests which go beyond the main criteria of the MOT.
The toxicology tests also showed what had killed him was being given the drug combined with an adult dose of the heroin substitute Subutex.
In addition Drosophila tests were not regarded as valid surrogates for in-vivo tests in mammals.
This should not meet tests of patentability, yet patents have been awarded for tests for breast cancer susceptibility genes among others.
The link between LSD and naturally induced synaesthesia has been confirmed by lab tests.
In this study, the authors evaluated the usefulness of cardiovascular tests for diagnosing convulsive syncope in patients with apparent refractory epilepsy.
So congratulations are in order for the ECB ensuring that next years Tests aren't going to be on terrestrial.
There he may meet and pass certain tests, and be aided by further helpers or tools.
He concluded that if mice and rats prove sensitive to a chemical, it does not have to undergo further tests on dogs.
In turn, he said, this should open the door to ' better diagnostic tests ' and ' more effective treatments ' .
The contribution of digital technologies in this area is often limited to unhelpful psychometric tests.
Then Pakistan followed suit, in response to India's nuclear tests.
Although promising in laboratory tests, ulcers occurred in human trials.
To carry out certain tests, a portable appliance tester should be used.
Further tests to stage the disease revealed a 1.5 cm tumor in the right testis.
Tests have shown that the CoolEffect provides very effective thermal barriers on refrigerated doorways.
Patients with auto-immune thyroid diseases are usually referred for blood tests if such symptoms develop.
The tests will also show if the cancer has spread to surrounding body tissues or to more distant parts of the body.
In addition, tests were carried out on an ox tongue to simulate the loss of muscle tone.
Some young people also have others tests like heart tracings (ECG) or X-rays.
The now traditional races and endurance tests were held in the Theater at the end of the course.
The liver function tests such as aspartate transferase, alanine transferase and LDH are minimally raised.
Tests are carried out in a number of areas including close mown fine turf.
The compound, curcumin, which gives the spice turmeric its yellow color, proved effective in tests on mice.
After performing about a zillion tests, we found a 1-inch alloy dome tweeter that has unusually smooth response along with excellent power handling.
The results from this work indicated that the cognitive tests were relatively unbiased and possessed good internal consistency reliability.
A random mock test feature giving you a virtually unlimited number of practice tests.
The proposed tests of VHF field-aligned operation would then also become unnecessary.
Urine hCG tests may give a false negative result in very dilute urine hCG tests may give a false negative result in very dilute urine.
Andrew Shanahan finds out how recruitment tests can become more user-friendly.
Behavior is largely contingent; personality tests have little or no predictive validity.
Diagnostic tests Chorionic villus sampling This means taking a sample of a piece of tissue from the placenta.
Sex exams ' possible ' Pupils may be required to sit tests on sex studies under new proposals from the exams watchdog.
The occasions which might precipitate withdrawal are duly restricted by the requirement that each of three tests must be satisfied.
If patients receive any additional tests that are not part of a normal diagnostic work-up then they must give written, informed consent.
At least two potentially worrisome baboon viruses, for example, don't show up on any existing commercial tests.
It therefore seemed worthwhile to carry out similar tests with a larger number of subjects.
Further investigations, such as blood tests, bone scan X-ray or pelvic ultrasound may be indicated.
In this discourse "he impugned the idea of the existence of any visible church at all, ridiculed the value of any tests of orthodoxy, and poured contempt upon the claims of the church to govern itself by means of the state."
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