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Direct a taxi: Jakarta 2

Join a taxi service as a controller. Get to know landmarks in Central Jakarta. Check the traffic conditions. Then give directions to a driver as they pick up and drop off passengers. Help the driver to avoid delays caused by typical traffic problems and cultural events. This learning object is the last in a series of two ...

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Direct a taxi: Kyoto traffic mayhem

Join a taxi service as a controller. Get to know landmarks in central Kyoto. Check the traffic conditions. Then give directions to a driver as they pick up and drop off passengers. Help the driver to avoid delays caused by typical traffic problems and cultural events. This learning object is the first in a series of two ...

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Direct a taxi: Kyoto traffic jam

Join a taxi service as a controller. Get to know landmarks in central Kyoto. Check the traffic conditions. Then give directions to a driver as they pick up and drop off passengers. Help the driver to avoid delays caused by typical traffic problems and cultural events. This learning object is the last in a series of two ...

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Direct a taxi: Beijing traffic mayhem

Join a taxi service as a controller. Get to know landmarks in central Beijing. Check the traffic conditions. Then give directions to a driver as they pick up and drop off passengers. Help the driver to avoid delays caused by typical traffic problems and cultural events. This learning object is the first in a series of two ...

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Direct a taxi: Beijing traffic jam

Join a taxi service as a controller. Get to know landmarks in central Beijing. Check the traffic conditions. Then give directions to a driver as they pick up and drop off passengers. Help the driver to avoid delays caused by typical traffic problems and cultural events. This learning object is the last in a series of two ...

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Cartown: communicating a message

Explore arguments for and against plans to reduce the number of vehicles travelling in the centre of a city. Decide whether to support a traffic congestion toll during peak travel times. Build a television report supporting your viewpoint. This learning object is one in a series of two objects.

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Cartown: communicating messages

Explore arguments for and against plans to reduce the number of vehicles travelling in the centre of a city. Decide whether to support a traffic congestion toll during peak travel times. Build a television report or newspaper article supporting your viewpoint. This learning object is one in a series of two objects.

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Direct a taxi: Jakarta, Indonesia

Join a taxi service as a controller. Explore a map to get to know landmarks in Central Jakarta. Check the traffic conditions. Give directions to a driver as they pick up and drop off passengers. Help the driver to avoid delays due to heavy traffic and a traffic accident. Find the most direct route to the destination using ...

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Direct a taxi: Jakarta 1

Play the role of controller for a taxi service. Get to know landmarks in central Jakarta. Check the traffic conditions. Then give directions to a driver as they pick up and drop off passengers. Help the driver to avoid delays due to heavy traffic and cultural events. This learning object is the first in a series of two ...

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Early cars and trucks in Australia

This collection of 21 digital curriculum resources focuses on cars and trucks in Australia during the first three decades of the 20th century. The collection contains images of actual vehicles in museum collections as well as photographs and archival footage of cars and various types of trucks in action. The collection ...

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Freeways - mathematics activities

This is a photograph of a freeway system in a modern industrialised city that provides scope for acute visual perception leading to testable conjectures. By imposing compass point directions on the photograph, specific questions arise about navigating this complex interchange. The photograph also provides a platform for ...

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The Warringah Expressway in 1968

This is a black-and-white photograph showing the Warringah Expressway, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay in 1968. The photograph is taken from the Expressway on Sydney Harbour's north shore.

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Pyrmont Bridge, Sydney, 1902-17

This is a black-and-white photograph from a silver gelatin dry-plate glass negative, produced by the studio of Charles Kerry and Co, Sydney. The picture looks back towards the city of Sydney, over the Pyrmont Bridge, which is crammed with horse-drawn private and commercial vehicles, including hansom cabs, omnibuses, carriages ...

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Sydney Harbour Bridge, 1932 - asset 1

This is a clip from footage prepared as part of the production process of a segment to be included in a 1932 episode of Movietone News, a black-and-white newsreel. It contains footage of Sydney Harbour Bridge shortly after its official opening in 1932, showing cars driving across the Bridge. Four trams travel along a lane ...

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Sydney Harbour Bridge, 1932 - asset 2

This is a clip from footage prepared as part of the production process of an item to be included in a 1932 episode of Movietone News, a black-and-white newsreel. It contains footage of Sydney Harbour Bridge shortly after its official opening in 1932, showing cars driving across the Bridge. Many people are walking across ...

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Sydney Harbour Bridge, 1932 - asset 3

This is a clip from footage prepared as part of the production process of an item to be included in a 1932 episode of Movietone News, a black-and-white newsreel. It contains footage showing vehicles boarding and leaving ferries next to the new Sydney Harbour Bridge and the vehicular ferries zipping across the busy Harbour. ...

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Sydney Coordinated Adaptive Traffic System - asset 1

This is a colour photograph showing part of the Sydney Coordinated Adaptive Traffic System (SCATS). A busy Sydney city street scene can be seen, with lines of traffic surrounded by multistoreyed buildings and two green traffic lights in the left foreground.

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Sydney Coordinated Adaptive Traffic System - asset 2

This is a colour photograph showing a traffic light controller, a component of the Sydney Coordinated Adaptive Traffic System (SCATS). The tall, narrow, grey metal box is located on a footpath beside a road and on the box is the number '1418', as well as a telephone number in black on a yellow background. Below this are ...

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Leslie Farey home movie - Opening of Sydney Harbour Bridge, 1932: View from Bridge

This clip shows the newly opened Sydney Harbour Bridge and views of Sydney Harbour. The footage, taken from the northern end of the Bridge, was shot by Melbournian Leslie Francis Farey as part of a home movie. The clip opens with shots of harbourside houses and then cuts to the Bridge, on which vehicles, a few cyclists ...

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City Traffic in Variable Moods, c1920

This black-and-white silent film shows pedestrian and road traffic, including trams, cars, motorcyclists and a few horse-drawn vehicles, in Melbourne's city centre in the 1920s. It begins with an intertitle, 'City Traffic in variable moods', and then features shots of the South Melbourne tram and Flinders Street Railway ...