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Animation

The rapid showing of still pictures (especially drawings) such that they appear to be moving. In the United States, animation in television and movies has historically been designed to appeal mainly to children, which may affect what commercials are broadcast in their timeslots.
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The radar imagery channel displays precipitation intensity for the nation according to region, while cloud imagery offers users such features as the ability to track the hourly movement of clouds via animated graphics. No matter how detailed the weather information sought, users can find it on one of Weathernews' channels.
Some questions even include animated graphics or interactive diagrams.
Using a unique system of animated graphics available for free on the Internet, this brings statistical literacy at a complex and advanced level to those with little training in statistics.
This can be operated using gloved hands and uses simple animated graphics to guide each user step by step through the process.
Webmaster Drew Carhart lists events in a standard calendar-grid format but offers a few unique extras, such as innovative tutorials using animated graphics.
Although navigation is somewhat quirky and intricate, and the animated graphics are annoying at times, the information contained in this site is well worth a visit.
Also new is Allen-Bradley controller with color touchscreen, animated graphics, and exclusive error-checking software for OL Series continuous loss-in-weight blenders.
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Dramatic live-action footage is combined with vivid animated graphics, detailed weather maps, and even hands-on experiments suitable for Science Fair projects.
Zeiger appears influenced by the swift style of documaker Stacy Peralta, whose taste for grabber sound bites and funky animated graphics is pleasantly all over the film.
Review the principles of integrity and objectivity that guide your decision making through interactive case studies, exercises, audio and animated graphics.
In the end, the design and implement of a hypermedia educational module that uses concepts of asynchronous learning within its structure, such as course web pages, online faculty office hours, network access to all class materials, answers to frequently asked questions, class announcements, the posting of practice or mock examinations, and sophisticated computer animated graphics of the complex concepts employed by the enriched lecture presentation, may prove to be an extraordinarily effective method to increase not only access to information and materials, but to augment and improve faculty-student and peer contact, and, ultimately to increase each student's depth and breadth of knowledge in the field (Skillicorn 1997).