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Desirable temperatures in dwellings.

M. A. Humphreys

Desirable temperatures in dwellings.

by M. A. Humphreys

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Published by Building Research Establishment in Watford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from Building Services Engineer, Vol.44, No.8, November 1976, pp.176-180.

SeriesCurrent paper -- 75/76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13832151M

A desirable difficulty is a learning task that requires a considerable but desirable amount of effort, thereby improving long-term performance. It is also described as a learning level achieved through a sequence of learning tasks and feedback that lead to enhanced learning and transfer. Dwellings synonyms, Dwellings pronunciation, Dwellings translation, English dictionary definition of Dwellings. n. A place to live in; an abode. n formal literary a place of residence n. a building or other place to live in; place of residence; abode. syn: See house.

This investigation was planned to gain information about the extent to which the temperature conditions in various types of Danish dwellings are affected by the construction of the building. The buildings were heated intermittently, with a heating period of 14 hours per day. In the tests the heat was provided by a paraffin stove, and from the known amount of carbon dioxide produced by the stove Author: L. Pedersen. Publisher Summary. This chapter describes district heating. Modern developments and trends in town and commercial planning indicate that with few exceptions, concentrations of dwellings, industrial complexes, and other groups of buildings can have only one genuinely efficient and economical solution to the problem of providing heat services for the population; this solution is district heating.

Dwelling definition: A dwelling or a dwelling place is a place where someone lives. | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. • Dwellings containing more than 2 units. • Dwellings that are in the course of construction, unless to be completed within 6 months. • Dwellings that do not demonstrate a pride of ownership. They are in poor condition and/or have poorly maintained paint, stain, caulking, screens, windows or doors. • Dwellings with unrepaired Size: KB.


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