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From the Ted Talk by Joel Selanikio: The big-data revolution in health care

Unscramble the Blue Letters

But something's changed, and I think it should be obvious. What's changed now is, instead of having a program in which we're scaling at such a slow rate that we can never reach all the people who need us, we've made it unnecessary for people to get rhceaed by us. We've created a tool that lets programs keep kids in shoocl, track the number of babies that are born and the nbeumr of babies that die, catch criminals and slsseluccufy purstecoe them — to do all these different things to learn more about what's going on, to understand more, to see more ... and to save lives and improve lives.

Open Cloze

But something's changed, and I think it should be obvious. What's changed now is, instead of having a program in which we're scaling at such a slow rate that we can never reach all the people who need us, we've made it unnecessary for people to get _______ by us. We've created a tool that lets programs keep kids in ______, track the number of babies that are born and the ______ of babies that die, catch criminals and ____________ _________ them — to do all these different things to learn more about what's going on, to understand more, to see more ... and to save lives and improve lives.

Solution

  1. reached
  2. prosecute
  3. school
  4. successfully
  5. number

Original Text

But something's changed, and I think it should be obvious. What's changed now is, instead of having a program in which we're scaling at such a slow rate that we can never reach all the people who need us, we've made it unnecessary for people to get reached by us. We've created a tool that lets programs keep kids in school, track the number of babies that are born and the number of babies that die, catch criminals and successfully prosecute them — to do all these different things to learn more about what's going on, to understand more, to see more ... and to save lives and improve lives.

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