pathfinder 1e – How does ‘Standard Action Attacking’ Work with the Big Cat animal companion?

I’m playing pathfinder with my friends as a hunter (ranged build) and I have an animal companion (the Big Cat animal companion archetype). We are currently level 5, and we started at level 4 and I am confused about how many attacks my companion gets.

I am unsure which of my Big Cat’s bite and claw attacks it can use as a standard action, or after moving, and whether or not it needs to use a full round action to full-attack (without moving more than a 5′ step) to use all of its attacks.

Example:

Let’s say I move 10 yards and then I want to attack an enemy:

pathfinder 1e – question about big cat and thier “standard attack” animal companion

IM playing pathfinder with my friends and IM playing a hunter (ranged build) and I have an animal companion a Big Cat we are currently level 5, and we started at level 4 and IM going to ask something that is troublesome.

How does a “standard attack works?”

Let’s say I move 10 yards and then i want to attack an enemy:

Can I attack with bite and claws?

Only bite?

Only claws?

Do I need to do full round attack to get all 3 attacks?

is there a way to get all attacks in a round?

Any good insight about this and any future tips for big cats?

thanks alot guys!

statistics – Need find finding sample standard deviation from histogram

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a] Hi, I need help with this question in the image. I know that the sample median is 37.7 as the data is heavily skewed to the right. But I don’t know what numbers to assign to sample mean and sample standard deviation. How can I figure this out?

b] The distribution is bimodal and skewed to the right. But I don’t know how to use this info to help me figure out what to assign to sample standard deviation and sample mean

Thank You

website design – Standard headshot and thumbnail dimensions and width/height ratio

Is there a preferred size and ratio for images that represent a headshot/mugshot of a person? I have a project where we’re taking photos of people, generate thumbnails, store the thumbnails and print them on identification cards. Those cards can be swiped by a computer and the photo pops up in a little notification window.

So is there a preferred or standard photo size / ratio for printing on identification cards (drivers licenses, passports, Costco cards)? Also, is there a preferred or standard size / ratio for headshots of people in web or Windows-based UIs?

An example might be a “Meet the Executive Team” section of a website that has executive headshots.

I know some places will do square headshots (StackExchange @ 128x128px), I would prefer a slightly more vertical headshot, but I’m not too picky either way. If there were any standards in this area, it would be great to know what the recommended Square headshot, vertical, or (if this exists) a horizontal image layout dimensions and ratio is.

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raindog308

I’m Andrew, techno polymath and long-time LowEndTalk community Moderator. My technical interests include all things Unix, perl, python, shell scripting, and relational database systems. I enjoy writing technical articles here on LowEndBox to help people get more out of their VPSes.

Are there standard definitions of software related roles?

For example, are there standard definitions of programmer, analyst, software architect, and so on, preferably with a list of their duties?

For standard, I mean definitions issued by an organization like for example ISO.

What is an algorithm for minimizing the standard deviation of m sums summed from n summands? [with attempt]

I have m bins (sums) and n summands. Each summand goes into a bin. In order to minimize the standard deviation, I have a greedy algorithm that appears to accomplish this. I am not sure of the name, but would like to know more. All m bins must have a sum greater than zero at the end of the algorithm.

It seems simple:

sort the summands from highest to lowest.

for each summand in the summands:
find the first available bin with minimum sum and place it in the bin

I haven’t proved anything about it, but I’ve come up with a few test data sets and it appears to work.

google sheets – Linear regression with 2 standard deviations?

I have a series of data, and I would like to determine the line of best fit (linear regression) over various numbers of datapoints, along with 2 standard deviations above and below that line.

I’m using Google Sheets, and it seems like the built-in Chart feature doesn’t have any standard deviation built in, although it can do the regression portion. But it is limited (AFAIK) to a hardcoded dataset, and I want to be able to for example determine the regression for the last N datapoints.

Here is an example of what I get currently with some sample data:

example of line of best fit

So that’s fine, but how can I get it to display 2 standard deviations on either side of the best fit line, and for a variable portion of the total dataset?

Do documents in Danish need to be translated for UK standard visa?

You should refer to the detailed guidance in https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/visitor-visa-guide-to-supporting-documents/guide-to-supporting-documents-visiting-the-uk

“If you submit a document that is not in English or Welsh, it must be accompanied by a full translation that can be independently verified by the Home Office. Each translated document must contain:

  • confirmation from the translator that it is an accurate translation of the original document

  • the date of the translation

  • the translator’s full name and signature

  • the translator’s contact details”

AFAIK, it is not typically necessary to get bank statements translated, given that the information provided is usually self-explanatory – a debit/credit is a debit/credit in any language.

SharePoint CSOM with .net standard | Credentials vs App

I am trying to understand how the authentication works using a .NET core application to O365. The article here describes it: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/dev/sp-add-ins/using-csom-for-dotnet-standard But it requires registering an app AND providing user name and password. My question is, why do I need to provide username and password with the authentication if we’re registering an app already? What’s the use of registering an app if we’ll pass username and password anyway?