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  Square Insider - Square Enix News, Previews, Reviews and Discussion
Square Insider - Square Enix News, Previews, Reviews and Discussion
A new scan is making its way around the internet and boy, is it worth seeing.
The first in Square Enix's sequence of Dragon Quest games being remade for the Nintendo DS, Dragon Quest...
www.squareinsider.com   (212 words)

  
  Square (geometry) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Squares are a special case of regular quadrilateral, rectangle, rhombus, kite, parallelogram, and isosceles trapezoid/trapezium.
A square is one of three regular polygons that can form a regular tiling of the plane (the others are the equilateral triangle and the regular hexagon).
The Schläfli symbol for the square is {4}.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Square_(geometry)   (458 words)

  
 Square - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Square (geometry), a polygon with four equal sides and equal angles
To square a number is to multiply it by itself.
The square of a number is the result.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Square   (154 words)

  
 PlanetMath: square
A square is the regular 4-gon, that is, a quadrilateral whose 4 angles and 4 sides are respectively equal.
This implies a square is a parallelogram that is both a rhombus and a rectangle at the same time.
This is version 2 of square, born on 2001-12-12, modified 2001-12-13.
planetmath.org /encyclopedia/Square.html   (122 words)

  
 square   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
square, each with an area of A. Thus the total area of the original square is 5A, or the ratio of the area of the shaded square to the original square is 1/5.
Now, the area of the shaded square is four grid units; the area of smallest circumscribing square is 16 grid units; the area of each of the right triangles on each side of the original square is 3/2 grid units, or a total of 6 grid units in the four right triangles.
The area of the shaded square is one unit of the grid.
jwilson.coe.uga.edu /squareF/square.html   (1667 words)

  
 Handy Farm Devices - Cobleigh - chapter 2
Square feet are in surface measure, with no reference to thickness, while a foot board measure is the equivalent of a foot square and 1 inch in thickness.
When the square is laid on the stick to be cut into a rafter, the 10-inch mark on the tongue and the 12-inch mark on the blade are held so that they come exactly even with the outside edge.
Lay the square on the stick to be used as a stair stringer, taking the numbers into which the rise and run have been divided, mark, and slide the square along until the required number of spaces are marked.
journeytoforever.org /farm_library/device/devices2.html   (2524 words)

  
 System Quality Requirements Engineering
When SQUARE is applied, the user should expect to have identified and documented relevant security requirements for the system or software that is being developed.
SQUARE may be more suited to a system under development or one undergoing major modification than one that has already been fielded, although it has been used both ways.
SQUARE is also described in the requirements engineering section of the Build Security In web site [5], and applied in a series of client case studies.
www.cert.org /sse/square.html   (1327 words)

  
 square - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Square (geometry), two-dimensional figure with four straight sides, whose four interior angles are right angles (90°), and whose four sides are of...
Square (mathematics), product resulting from multiplying a number or algebraic term by itself.
For example, 4 is the square of 2 because 2 × 2 = 4....
encarta.msn.com /encnet/refpages/search.aspx?q=square   (165 words)

  
 Math Forum: Allan Adler - What is a Magic Square?
A magic square is an arrangement of the numbers from 1 to n^2 (n-squared) in an nxn matrix, with each number occurring exactly once, and such that the sum of the entries of any row, any column, or any main diagonal is the same.
The 4x4 Dürer magic square (or, what is essentially the same, the 4x4 magic square I use) has many interesting special properties that are not shared by magic squares in general.
From (1) and (2), it follows that the left half of the square has the same sum as the right half and that this is one-half the sum of all of the numbers in the square.
mathforum.org /alejandre/magic.square/adler/adler.whatsquare.html   (523 words)

  
 Square Dance Search Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
By 1948, square dancing had reached the level of a fad and there was some concern that interest would be short-lived.
In the process of revival, the hillbilly band with its whiny fiddle was replaced by modern combos, which provided uniform performance through the medium, of high-fidelity recordings; the nasal-voiced, almost unintelligible caller was replaced with an articulate professional assisted by a public address system.
Any activity of this scope is an inviting target of commercialism, but square dancing is a cooperative activity involving the dancers themselves and their leaders have vigilantly guarded against the invasion of commercialism.
www.square-dances.com /main/a121700b.html   (997 words)

  
 The MSDS HyperGlossary: Area Unit Conversions
The area of a square measuring one rod (16.5 feet) on a side.
The area of a square measuring one millimeter (0.001 meters) on a side.
The area of a square measuring one centimeter (0.01 meters) on a side.
www.ilpi.com /msds/ref/areaunits.html   (646 words)

  
 square. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
Having a base that is a square: a square pyramid.
To find a square equal in area to (the area of a given figure).
Nautical To square the yards of a sailing vessel.
www.bartleby.com /61/17/S0681700.html   (450 words)

  
 C. Gilchrist: Sacred Geometry: The Origin Of Square
The Square is the sacred geometric equivalent of Fourness.
The Square forms a major visual sound in the two dimensional language of Sacred Geometry, and that visual sound holds harmonious correspondence to the sounds of The Circle.
The Square is a unique visual mantra which, because of its root purity, acts as a natural doorway to the universal truth of God Mind.
www.charlesgilchrist.com /SGEO/Gal204.html   (2513 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for square
square SQUARE [square] closed plane figure bounded by four straight line segments of equal length and meeting at right angles.
magic square MAGIC SQUARE [magic square] a square divided into parts with letters or numbers inscribed therein that, whether combined vertically, horizontally, or diagonally, form the same sum or the same word.
Tiananmen Square TIANANMEN SQUARE [Tiananmen Square] large public square in Beijing, China, on the southern edge of the Inner or Tatar City.
www.encyclopedia.com /searchpool.asp?target=square   (487 words)

  
 Marion Square   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Previously known as the Citadel Green, Marion Square is a 10 acre rectangular plot of land that was conveyed to the colony of South Carolina in 1758.
According to the lease agreement made with the City of Charleston, the central portion of the square is to be kept open forever as a parade ground for the Sumter Guards and the Washington Light Infantry.
The square was renovated in 2001 and is open to the public..
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/charleston/mar.htm   (492 words)

  
 Washington Square
Within 25 years of Penn's arrival, however, the square was being used as a potter's field and a burial yard for strangers in the city.
Long trenches the width of the Square were hastily dug on the Square's south side — a permanent barracks for the martyrs of the War of Independence.
We leave the square with the words of Christopher Morley, the minstrel of meandering, who mused, "And as one walks and speculates among all this visible panorama, beating one's brains to catch some passing snapshots of it, watching, listening, imagining, the whole hullabaloo becomes extraordinarily precious.
www.ushistory.org /tour/tour_washsq.htm   (2946 words)

  
 Square Dance History in the U.S. - DOSADO.COM
Square Dance History in the U.S. The following article was found in the archives of MACA (Mid Atlantic Challenge Association).
Square dancing had regained its old appeal in a modern setting and it spread over the nation.
These additional levels of square dancing have maintained the interest of many dancers and have extended their dancing years.
www.dosado.com /articles/hist-maca.html   (958 words)

  
 square root
Calculation of a square root by hand is a little like long-hand division.
That is, we have improved our knowledge of the square root by one digit, B. We take whatever remains, scale again by 100, by bringing down two more digits, and repeat the process.
Note: In computers and hand-held calculators, square root, sine, cosine, and other transcendental functions are calculated with sophisticated functions based on the Newton-Raphson method, sometimes called Newton's method.
www.nist.gov /dads/HTML/squareRoot.html   (575 words)

  
 Math Trek: Riding on Square Wheels, Science News Online, April 3, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A square wheel may be the ultimate flat tire.
A square wheel can roll smoothly, keeping the axle moving in a straight line and at a constant velocity, if it travels over evenly spaced bumps of just the right shape.
Just as a square rides smoothly across a roadbed of linked inverted catenaries, other regular polygons, including pentagons and hexagons, also ride smoothly over curves made up of appropriately selected pieces of inverted catenaries.
www.sciencenews.org /articles/20040403/mathtrek.asp   (687 words)

  
 Square
A square is a four-sided figure with four right angles and four equal sides.
The importance of this figure is the fact that the outer square has a rational, the inner an irrational length.
You see: The squares on the left are different in their side lengths, those on the right in their areas.
www.mathematische-basteleien.de /square.htm   (1043 words)

  
 The Square Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Square is a 128-bit block cipher, designed by Joan Daemen and Vincent Rijmen.
The original design of Square concentrated on the resistance against differential and linear cryptanalysis.
A validation data set (v1.0) for Square (v2.7).
homes.esat.kuleuven.be /~rijmen/square   (272 words)

  
 GameSpot:Video Games PC Xbox 360 PS3 Wii PSP DS PS2 PlayStation 2 GameCube GBA PlayStation 3
Square first became known for its games on the NES and Game Boy, but it was on the Super NES that the company's talent really began to shine through.
The official reason for Square's decision to make Final Fantasy VII on the PlayStation instead of the Nintendo 64 was one of storage capacity.
In April 1998, Square's clout was clear, as the company teamed up with Electronics Arts in joint ventures to publish and distribute games.
www.gamespot.com /gamespot/features/video/hist_square   (735 words)

  
 square (definitions)
[a] having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle; "a square peg in a round hole"; "a square corner".
[n] the product of two equal terms; "nine is the second power of three"; "gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance".
[v] position so as to be square: "He squared his shoulders".
lookwayup.com /lwu.exe/lwu/d?s=f&w=square   (141 words)

  
 CNN.com - Japan corners the market on square fruit - June 15, 2001
Farmers insert the melons into square, tempered glass cases while the fruit is still growing on the vine.
The square boxes are the exact dimensions of Japanese refrigerators, allowing full-grown watermelons to fit conveniently and precisely onto refrigerator shelves.
But cubic fruit comes with a caveat: Each square watermelon costs 10,000 yen, the equivalent of about $82.
archives.cnn.com /2001/WORLD/asiapcf/east/06/15/square.watermelon   (419 words)

  
 square - Wiktionary
An open space in a town, not necessarily square, often containing trees, seating and other features pleasing to the eye.
When initially tagging an entry with this template, be sure to enclose each language in a {{ttbc...}} tag to subcategorize it properly.
To adjust (something) so that it aligns with or is at a right angle to something else.
en.wiktionary.org /wiki/square   (405 words)

  
 Final Fantasy XII - Square Haven
Square Enix has finally confirmed that the North American release date for their considerably anticipated and highly vaunted Final Fantasy XII will fall on October 31, 2006.
Square Enix's lineup for this year has 14 HP and a lot of mana to spare.
Although high-profile titles such as Kingdom Hearts II and Final Fantasy XII helped to bolster sales, profits were damaged by the lack of top-sellers during the period from April through September.
www.square-haven.com /games/ps2/ffxii   (608 words)

  
 EarthCam - Times Square Cams
Broadway's huge number of animated neon and television-style signage have long made it one of New York's iconic symbols, and a symbol of the intensely urban Manhattan.
Times Square is the only neighborhood in New York with a zoning ordinance requiring tenants to display bright signs.
Times Square was home to the music publishing industry, "Tin Pan Alley", which shaped American music during the first half of the 20th Century.
www.earthcam.com /usa/newyork/timessquare   (314 words)

  
 PA 765: Chi-Square Significance Tests
Note that chi square is more likely to establish significance to the extent that (1) the relationship is strong, (2) the sample size is large, and/or (3) the number of values of the two associated variables is large.
A chi-square probability of.05 or less is commonly interpreted by social scientists as justification for rejecting the null hypothesis that the row variable is unrelated (that is, only randomly related) to the column variable.
For each cell, subtract E from O, then square the result and then divide by E. Do this for every cell and sum all the results.
www2.chass.ncsu.edu /garson/pa765/chisq.htm   (1591 words)

  
 Square-Off: an exciting nonogram logic puzzle game.
To help you solve the puzzle, the number of fl squares in each row and column is displayed.
Completely free software:...Game should shake the cobwebs out of your brain as you try and determine which squares should be fl and which should be left white in the grid.
Freedownload Centre: Square Off will be a good mate for you, especially if you have nothing to do.
www.metalgrass.com /squareoff   (348 words)

  
 Square Haven -- A haven of vapid buttmunchery
Square Haven -- A haven of vapid buttmunchery
Clearly not content with one demonic pact, Square Enix has joined forces with Nintendo to create a "Final Fantasy III Crystal Edition" bundle featuring a very special Nintendo DS Lite decorated with Final Fantasy III character artwork.
Square Enix has registered the name Monster Battle Road with the United States patent office; a clear reference to a Dragon Quest VIII minigame of the same name.
www.square-haven.com /home   (994 words)

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