action variable

action variable

[′ak·shən ‚ver·ē·ə·bəl]
(physics)
The integral ∫ pdq over a cycle of a dynamical system; q is some coordinate, and p the conjugate momentum. Also known as action integral.
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According to the family action variable it has been found that 46, 2 % of them is democratic action and 29, 2 % of them is protector action and 24,6 % of them is authoritative action.
Practically it is a two-position controller, but due to the modification used an action variable is penalized around the set point value.
Also you can see penalized action variable when the regulated temperature reach 54[degrees]C in Fig.
The Alignment with Agency Action variable reflects this relationship.
In the energy-use equation, the important variable from a policy perspective is the conservation action variable (Conserve), where the coefficient indicates the energy savings associated with conservation.
ll apply the following action variables to the problem at hand:
Prediction of Age at First Intercourse Using the Theory of Reasoned Action Combined Model: A Sequential Logistic Regression analysis was performed, through backward step-wise SPSS's method, to assess prediction of membership in one of two categories of outcome (first intercourse at or before the age of 15 versus after the age of 15) on the basis of Theory of Reasoned Action variables, having controlled for age at the time of data collection.
never or sometimes used a condom) on the basis of Theory of Reasoned Action variables, having controlled for age at the time of data collection.
To set up a PSC for a particular manager, it is necessary first to clarify their objectives, and then to define the key action variables that will apply to each objective.
Table 2 clarifies the relationship between the objectives that each agency pursues and the action variables that it needs to control.
The data fail to reject the null hypothesis that our set of political/collective action variables does not influence releases, however.
The data do not reject the hypothesis that the set of political/collective action variables does not affect releases for the South.