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**Jeremy Thorpe**— Infobox Politician honorific prefix = The Right Honourable name = Jeremy Thorpe birth date = birth date and age|1929|04|29 birth place = London, England, UK office = Leader of the Liberal Party term start = 18 January 1967 term end = 10 May 1976… …92

**Hooke's law**— models the properties of springs for small changes in length Prof. Walter Lewin explains Hooke s law, in …93

**Probability-generating function**— In probability theory, the probability generating function of a discrete random variable is a power series representation (the generating function) of the probability mass function of the random variable. Probability generating functions are… …94

**Derek Bentley**— Infobox Person name=Derek William Bentley birth date = 30 June 1933 birth place = death date = 28 January 1953 (aged 19) death place = Wandsworth (HM Prison) other names = known for = occupation =Derek William Bentley (30 June 1933 – 28 January… …95

**Limit of a sequence**— n n sin(1/n) 1 0.841471 2 0.958851 ... 10 0.998334 ... 100 0.999983 As the positive integer n becomes larger and larger …96

**Ising model**— The Ising model, named after the physicist Ernst Ising, is a mathematical model in statistical mechanics. It has since been used to model diverse phenomena in which bits of information, interacting in pairs, produce collectiveeffects.Definition… …97

**AMBER**— (an acronym for Assisted Model Building and Energy Refinement) is a family of force fields for molecular dynamics of biomolecules originally developed by the late Peter Kollman s group at the University of California, San Francisco. AMBER is also …98

**Solid of revolution**— In mathematics, engineering, and manufacturing, a solid of revolution is a solid figure obtained by rotating a plane curve around some straight line (the axis) that lies on the same plane. Assuming that the curve does not cross the axis, the… …99

**Charles Peace**— Charles Frederick Peace (14 May 1832 – 25 February 1879) was a notorious English burglar and murderer from Sheffield, whose somewhat remarkable life later spawned dozens of romanticised novels and films. Peace is mentioned by name in the Sherlock …100

**Symmetric function**— In mathematics, the term symmetric function can mean two different concepts. A symmetric function of n variables is one whose value at any n tuple of arguments is the same as its value at any permutation of that n tuple. While this notion can… …