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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.
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Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.
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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.
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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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Furthermore, the moderate positive correlation between the Promote and Practice Scales indicated that member perceptions of organizational efforts to promote cultural competence were related to perceptions of culturally competent clinical practices within the agency; this is further evidence that organizational cultural competence strategies are associated with culturally competent clinical practices.
Composition of Cultural Practice Scales Used in the Present Study
It's boring, and it's only one way to practice scale material, but we endure it.
Unlike the other scales, responses on the Urinary Incontinence Knowledge Scale were either right or wrong; therefore, it is much different conceptually and empirically than the respondent-discretionary Urinary Incontinence Attitude, Belief, and Practice Scales. Further thought will be given to whether or not knowledge should be measured differently than the other three constructs, perhaps as a domain requiring mastery, if its effect is to be accurately evaluated.
It's good to practice scales in all lengths, but since this article itself is a microcosm (for greater detail, get my book on technique that should be published soon), we will stick to two useful lengths: 3-note and 5-note.

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