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Tutor profile: Bill T.

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Bill T.
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Subject: Library and Information Science

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What is Ranganathan's 5th law of library science? How does this still apply in today's digital world?

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Answer:

Ranganathan's 5th law of Library science is "The Library is a growing organism". This still applies to libraries today, with advancing use of eBooks and other ways of digital access the library and librarians must grow to learn how these new avenues of knowledge or access can be applied to serving the needs and goals of our patrons.

Subject: Music

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Commonly lumped together as the same instrument, what is the major difference between a typical Bb trumpet and a Bb Coronet?

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Aside from the final flare at the bell, a trumpet's tubing diameter is consistent through the entire instrument, while as a coronet slowly increases in size. This leads to a subtle change in tone quality.

Subject: US History

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When Ulysses S. Grant was elevated to overall commander of the Union Army during the American Civil War, the fundamental strategy to win the war changed. What was this change?

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Prior to General Grant taking command, Union commanders had been convince taking the Confederate capital in Richmond was key to ending the way, Grant saw that victory lay in defeating Robert E . Lee's Army of Northern Virginia first. Thus Grant to steps to see he followed Lee and attacked when ever we could.

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