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Norms

norm

1. A rule or authoritative standard; a model; a type.

2. (Science: biology) A typical, structural unit; a type.

Origin: L. Norma a rule. See Normal.


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... 400 years of slavery and oppression. Surely even you can see how that might negatively impact the adaptation of black people to certain of the norms of the majority culture (which you are incorrectly perceiving as lack of native intelligence). What's more, your mixed-race theory is a well-known ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Jan 25, 2014 8:14 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 218731

Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica

... mic/mbc and, worse, zone of inhiibition are pretty useless. If the application is preservation compare speed and extent of efficacy per compendial norms and vs commecial material in a formula, if disnfectant - again follow EPA or EN protocols in a formula context.

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by JorgeLobo
Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:06 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica
Replies: 1
Views: 1059

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... Studies of children adopted by parents of a different race demonstrate that the differences are mostly influenced by genetics rather than cultural norms. However, note that IQ tests attempt to measure some form of intelligence but do not necessarily accurately measure intelligence overall. Also ...

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by sup
Mon Jul 04, 2011 12:06 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 218731

sterilization in microwave oven

... even more so knowing that PR dept are known for often arranging the result to make them more interesting...). The second thing is that there are norms and protocols to prove that a sterilization protocol is working, and interestingly, they are not used nor mentioned in this. For one thing, the ...

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by canalon
Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:14 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: sterilization in microwave oven
Replies: 29
Views: 93669

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... which Raven's scores of Africans reflect levels of general intelligence is unknown. Average IQ of Africans is approximately 80 when compared to US norms. Raven's scores among African adults have shown secular increases over the years. It is concluded that the Flynn Effect has yet to take hold in ...

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by TruthIsHoly
Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:49 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 218731
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