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What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Hypnosis: A Selected Bibliography
Index of bibliography sections Selected Periodicals (14 entries) Edited Overviews of General Theories of Hypnosis (5 entries) Specific Topics Related to Research into Hypnosis. General single-author overviews, non-special-state views, social andexperimental...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Popular Oracles and Omens
I think it would be correct to assume that man has always been anxious to lift a corner of the veil of the future. In this section I’ve included several popular oracles, omens and superstitions. Some of these might seem a bit ridiculous, but why not consider...
Psychic Abilities >> Divination
Psychic Protection - Barriers
Introduction: The countermeasures given in these short articles are extremely basic. They only contain the bare bones of what is necessary to use them. To understand the principles behind these countermeasures, please get a copy of 'Practical Psychic Self-Defe...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Story of the Celts: The Celts Today
The Celts Today [ 40 ] The Celts, and Celtic peoples, are alive and well today. Celtic culture is well documented and preserved, and there are millions of people on different continents who make it a point to identify with that culture. In Ireland Irish...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Mabon, The Witch's Thanksgiving
To Autumn O Autumn. Laden with fruit, and stained With the blood of the grape, pass not, but sit Beneath my shady roof, there thou may'st rest, And tune thy jolly voice to my fresh pipe; And all the daughters of the year shall dance, Sing now the lusty song...
Holidays >> Mabon

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REVIEW OF CONIC SECTIONS. In this section we give geometric definitions of parabolas, ellipses, and hyperbolas and derive their standard equations.
Classifying Conic Sections
Classify each conic section and write its equation in standard form. 9) −x. 2 + 10x + y − 21 = 0.
Conic Section Formulas
The Math Center ■ Valle Verde ■ Tutorial Support Services ■ EPCC. 1. Conic Section Formulas.
Apollonius and Conic Sections
The Conics is a systematic approach to conic sections which takes the view of a conic curve in the plane as a set of parallel, ordered line segments from an axis.
Conic Sections in Polar Coordinates - MATH 211, Calculus II
Conic Sections in Polar Coordinates. MATH 211, Calculus II. J.

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D-Cubed: Latest release of the 2D DCM, Version 59.0
A conic section is a 2D curve that results from the intersection of a plane and a cone. There are three different types, which can be classified according to how the plane intersects the cone. The 2D DCM operates on bounded regions of conics.

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Conic section - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In mathematics, a conic section (or just conic) is a curve obtained by intersecting a cone (more precisely, a right circular conical surface) with a plane.
Conic Section -- from Wolfram MathWorld
The conic sections are the nondegenerate curves generated by the intersections of a plane with one or two nappes of a cone.
Conic Sections
A conic section is the intersection of a plane and a cone. Ellipse (v) graph ellipse (vert.) Parabola (v) graph parabola (vert.
REVIEW OF CONIC SECTIONS. In this section we give geometric definitions of parabolas, ellipses, and hyperbolas and derive their standard equations.
Mathlets: Conic Sections

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