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Goldhil Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 870 works in 1,319 publications in 1 language and 41,764 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Children's films  Drama  Juvenile works  History  Documentary films  Television series  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Goldhil Video (Firm)
Little house on the prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almanzo Wilder comes to Walnut Grove with his siser Eliza-Jane, the new schoolteacher. The Ingalls decide to adopt Albert. Nels Oleson is reunited with his estranged sister. A faith healer convinces the citizens of Walnut Grove to trust him. Caroline's father discovers a talent as a storyteller while grieving after the loss of his wife. Laura and Mary are held captive by escaped convicts until Charles disarmes the criminals. Albert and a friend accidentally set fire to the blind school. Almanzo asks Charles for Laura's hand in marriage but is not overjoyed when he gets his answer
The United States Constitution( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses American political science experts as well as live action and documentary photography to explain and amplify the United States Constitution
United States Bill of Rights and constitutional amendments( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bill of Rights provides the basic legal protections to ensure individual rights. These rights and all subsequent amendments are presented here in easy-to-understand language with valuable insight from distinguished experts
The Declaration of Independence by John Trumbull( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This captivating program explores the political forces that existed before 1776 and the socioeconomic realities that made it necessary to declare to the world our independence from Great Britain"--Container
Understanding government( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constitution of the United States established three distinct branches of government: The Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches. The founding fathers, formed this division to establish the principle of separation of power and maintain an internal system of checks and balances. The Senate and House of Representatives, the upper and lower houses of the Legislative Branch, are explored. The practical realities of day-to-day congressional operation are discussed. Discover insights about both houses of Congress, including how laws are made, the power of committees, special interest groups and lobbyists
Understanding government : the executive branch( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the powers of the President from a legal and historical point of view. Shows how past Presidents had differing opinions on executive power. Noted educators and elected officials offer insight on this important facet of American political science
Understanding government( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constitution of the United States established three distinct branches of government - the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches. The founding fathers, formed this division to establish the principle of separation of power and maintain an internal system of checks and balances. The Judicial branch is charged with watching over the supreme law of the land, the Constitution. Consists of various Federal Courts found in all 50 states and includes the highest court, the Supreme Court
Common errors. acceptable errors( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When should the red pen be wielded to the hilt, and when should writers and readers simply agree to disagree? Part one of this program deals with three unequivocal errors-sentence fragments, comma splices, and run-on sentences-and three major enemies of clarity-tense shifts, vague pronoun references, and faulty parallels. Contraction/possessive pronoun confusion is also sorted out. In part two, syntactical errors that many no longer consider unacceptable are examined: contractions, split infinitives, and dangling prepositions
Parts of speech. sentences( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one of this program completes the study of the building blocks of grammar with a thorough explanation of adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, and interjections-wow! Then, part two covers the basic rules of syntax, featuring subjects and predicates; appositive and verb phrases; direct and indirect objects; linking verbs; predicate nominatives, nouns of direct address, and appositives; dependent and independent clauses; and compound and complex sentences. Also, the egregious sentence fragment is introduced
Parts of speech( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, top verb experts including the yodeling Midori sisters and a circus sideshow barker demonstrate the past, present, and future forms of the simple, perfect, progressive, and perfect progressive tenses. Conditional statements, conjugation, helping verbs, and the verbals-gerunds, infinitives, and past and present participles-are considered as well. Dangling participles and other faux pas are also explained
Introduction to grammar. parts of speech( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can a noun have a number? What do demonstrative pronouns demonstrate? And is an article really an adjective? After a concise explanation of grammar and SEAE-Standard Edited American English-this program explains the ins and outs of common, proper, compound, and demonstrative nouns; personal, possessive, and demonstrative pronouns; and adjectives, including the tiny article. Singular and plural subjects are also covered
The Semicolon, colon, and dash( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with solid information and good advice, this program defines the rules for using the semicolon, the colon, and the dash, offering clear-cut caveats against misuse and overuse along the way. Litmus tests such as the "furthermore" test and the "and here it is" test make it easy to tell when to utilize these punctuation marks, while Thai food, spaghetti sauce, and even oatmeal with paprika spice up the numerous examples
Punctuation potpourri( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ranging from the everyday to the esoteric, this program rounds out the study of punctuation by investigating the many functions of hyphens, apostrophes, slashes, and ellipses. Topics presented include the following: using hyphens to create compound nouns and adjectives, spell out numbers, and break lines of text; using apostrophes to form contractions, possessives, and plurals; using slashes to separate lines of poetry, offer a choice between words, and represent fractions; and using ellipses to indicate omitted text, a trailing-off of thought, and a lengthy pause
Surrounding information : punctuation that comes in Pairs( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a talking gingerbread man and an infomercial for punctuation marks, this program demystifies the art of working with quotation marks, parentheses, and brackets. Both the basics and the finer points are covered, including when to use double quotation marks and when to use singles, the difference between quoting and paraphrasing, and how quotation marks, parentheses, and brackets interact with other forms of punctuation. (29 minutes)
The Wily comma( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program inquires into the correct handling fo the comma with section dealing with the separation, section 2 dealts with element, interjections, prepositional and participatory phrases, and independent, dependent and subordinate. Section 3 demonstrates the use of interrupters, including nouns of direct address, appositive phrases, and non-restrive clauses. Section 4 explains how to employ commas to provide emphasis and enhance clarity
The election process in America( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the electoral college and how government officials are elected
DUI -- dead in 5 seconds( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistic portrayal of drinking and its effects through a montage of images, some graphic, and interviews with people whose lives were affected by drunk driving accidents
Probability by Dirk Wassenaar( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What are the odds that a casino card dealer and a pair of Simon and Garfunkel wannabes know something about probability? This program begins by defining probability and sampling, experiments, simple and compound events, and sample space. Next, the formula for finding probability is analyzed, along with the composition of simple and compound events, mutually exclusive events, and complements of events. Finally, dependent and independent conditional events are discussed
Gravitation by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why are things attracted to one another? How long does it take the moon Titan to complete one orbit around Saturn? And what is the weight of a pizza on the Sun? Using the help of a Sun Surface Pizza delivery person, this program answers these and other burning questions regarding the Law of Universal Gravitation and all three of Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion
Numbers, units, scalars, and vectors( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even Deedee Dodobird knows that a strong general knowledge of scientific and mathematical concepts makes it much easier to understand physics, the study of how things work. Section one of this program demonstrates fundamental abilities such as how to manipulate numbers using scientific notation and how to convert and algebraically cancel SI units. In section two, scalars and vectors are presented, including the head-to-tail and component methods of vector addition, dot products and cross products, and even a healthy dose of trigonometry
 
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