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Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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A comparison of the reproducibilityand the sensitivityto change of visual analogue scales, Borg scales, and Likert scales in normal subjects during submaximal exercise.
Comparison of HRQL at the Time of Study Initiation Control Group (n= 40) PR Group (n= 40) Borg Scale 3.
before 3 km 6 km 9 km 12 km Heart rate 69 (7) 130 (17) 138 (11) 140 (8) 142 (9) Borg scale 7.
A comparison of the reproducibility and the sensitivity to change of visual analogue scales, Borg scales, and Likert scales in normal subjects during submaximal exercise.
Borg Scale for Rating of Perceived Exertion: Evaluation of Human work-and practical ergonomics methodology.
The Borg scale is accurate in children and adolescents older than 9 years with cystic fibrosis Respir Care.
However Mahler et al (1996) provided a context for recalled breathlessness (ie, 'during activities such as walking') and a target intensity for exercise-induced breathlessness (ie, 'moderate intensity of uncomfortable awareness of breathing' approximating 3 on the Borg Scale of Perceived Exertion).
Two measures of breathlessness were used: the modified Borg scale of perceived breathlessness (Burdon et al 1982) and the fifteen-count breathlessness score (Prasad et al 2000).
The Borg Scale 6 No exertion at all 7 8 Extremely light 9 10 11 Light 12 13 Somewhat hard 14 15 Hard (heavy) 16 17 Very hard 18 19 Extremely hard 20 Maximal exertion Source: Borg, 1998.
For example, Fernandez (2000) measured the level of perceived fatigue in professional cyclists with the Borg scale.
Regression analysis showed the Borg Scale provides a valid method to assess pain (p [is less than] 0.
As part of its restructuring, Sunbeam said that it is actively seeking buyers for its noncore businesses including furniture, clocks, the Counselor and Borg scale lines and its decorative bedding business.