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.
The school commitment action variable was measured using a four-point Likert-type scale from "does not do it at all (1)" to "does it very well (4)".
Practically it is a two-position controller, but due to the modification used an action variable is penalized around the set point value.
The Alignment with Agency Action variable reflects this relationship.
The analysis of the decision table involved rough sets-based detection of dependencies between state variables and the control action variable, identification of redundant state variables, and derivation of the optimized decision table (Table 1) with all redundant variables removed.
A similar set of regressions on the ACTION variable is reported in Table 5.
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.
We lag the specific merger-policy action variables and the industry control constructs by 1 year for two reasons.
Identification of action variables (VAR) -called key factors of management, key variables that control which makes the achievement of objectives;
amount of sleep, energy level, a priori knowledge level and interest in the topic), student action variables (e.
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.
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.