How to Actively Listen?

Answer Studies show that many people absorb less than half of what they hear when they are being spoken to. This communication skills deficit may be caused by the common characteristics of passive listeni... Read More »

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How to Actively Learn During Lectures?

If you have a hectic schedule and a busy study load, making the most of your lecture time to learn and properly digest what you are hearing and watching is very important. There are some simple way... Read More »

How many u.s. navy ships are there actively in the fleet?

The United States Navy has 283 active ships in the fleet as of 2008. They are comprised mostly of surface warships. Auxilliary and amphibious ships make up most of the rest of the fleet. There are ... Read More »

How to Actively Read a Piece of Literature?

Have you ever needed to get a substantial amount of information from a selected piece of literature? Sometimes, just reading from line to line makes understanding the core concept of the reading di... Read More »

How many citizens are actively serving in the us military?

As far as I can tell, yes. The only requirement seems to be military service of at least 90 days after 11 September 2001. Below is an excerpt directly from the US Dept. of Veteran Affairs web site:... Read More »