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Speed

1. In mortgage-backed securities, the estimated rate at which homeowners will pay off the underlying mortgages of an MBS. The equivalent of the coupon on a mortgage-backed security is a percentage of the interest and principal paid on the mortgages backing the security. A risk associated with mortgage-backed securities is that too many homeowners will pay off their mortgages with too much speed, depriving the holder of the MBS from future interest payments.
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5) Use the highest possible shutter speed (at least 1/500th of a second) and the slowest possible film speed for the lighting conditions (100 ASA or less if possible).
and their new film Speed Racer," said Sam Howe, Chief Marketing Officer for Time Warner Cable.
Whose detective novels feature Commander Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 Antrim; 2 Baseball; 3 Nasal catarrh caused by the common cold; 4 1990; 5 In a singing manner; 6 Film speed or sensitivity to light; 7 Piccadilly Circus; 8 P.
As I didn't want to use flash, although I was forced to on several occasions, I also had to come to terms with high film speed calibrations.
The 1080/24P technology, which is able to play the film speed can bring
Her latest film Speed Dating is proving a smash hit with the critics.
The design they have come up with is similar to that used in the film Speed, although that was to allow a bomber to see events on a bus he had put explosives on.
Features include reciprocating jaw motion, constant film speed and the accommodation of pack widths up to 250mm.
The high film speed really makes the latest disposable from Kodak stand out when it comes to the quality of the images on pictures taken on both sunny and overcast days.
The dramatic pursuit through more than a dozen city blocks, which was captured from the air on TV cameras, mirrored scenes from the action thriller film Speed, starring Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock.
The actress who shot to stardom in the dramatic film Speed revealed she visited Ireland twice this year - once to promote a movie and the second time for a quick tour of Dublin and Wicklow.
They are watching the newest earth-science video -- starring the continental plates, moving at a film speed of about 700 million years a minute.