Essays Tagged: "$1 million"

Current status of malaria vaccinology

and the disease and its enormity on a global basis.Malaria is a protozoan disease of which over 150 million cases are reported per annum. In tropical Africa alone more than 1 million children under th ...

(9 pages) 70 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Schools missing $1 million in textbooks from last year in Palm Beach county.

Schools missing $1 million in textbooks from last yearMaybe Palm Beach County's students love reading more than anyo ... dents love reading more than anyone realized. In the last school year, they failed to return nearly $1 million worth of the school district's textbooks.A state audit released this week criticizes the ... even if it means no prom."If they want to go to prom, and a prom ticket is $80 and the textbook is $100," McKee said, "then they have to pay $180 to go to prom."He's especially sensitive to textbook ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

HIV and AIDS, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

in 1993, the lifetime cost of treating a person with AIDS from infection to death is approximately $119,000. Outpatient care, including medication, visits to doctors, home health aids, and long-term ...

(3 pages) 114 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality


wing issue in America among women and their right to reproduce children. Approximately one to three million abortions are done each year. Women get abortions for many reasons such as for rape, teen pr ... dren for reminding them of such a painful time.Young women between 15 and 19 account for at least 5 million abortions every year -- 1 million of them in the United States. In fact, one of every five p ...

(1 pages) 38 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Thinkers of the new. AIDS in Africa.

y changes that need to be made in order to better the situation in Africa. UN figures say that 12.2 million women and 10.1 million men were living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa at the end of 1999. Th ... um is the world's chance. "If today marks the turning point, it is too late for nearly all the 34.3 million people who are living with HIV and AIDS"(Gellman, July 5,2000 A01). This is the problem, eve ...

(5 pages) 92 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

An article on the AIDS epidemic in Africa

AIDs in Africa*5.4 million new AIDS infections in 1999, 4 million of them in Africa*2.8 million dead of AIDS in 1999, 8 ... Africa*2.8 million dead of AIDS in 1999, 85 percent in Africa*13.2 children orphaned by AIDS, 12.1 million in AfricaThese are just some of the frightening statistics on the AIDS epidemic in Africa. T ...

(2 pages) 75 1 2.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Child Abuse - Is it the right thing to do?

ng, beating, kicking, biting, burning or otherwise harming a child. Statistics show that in 1997, 3 million children in the U.S. were reported as abused or neglected according to the National Center o ... abused or neglected according to the National Center of Child Abuse and Neglect. There is another 1 million children whose cases go unreported. When the public sees child abuse cases being reported in ...

(3 pages) 109 0 2.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

This is a short 1 page biography on Timothy Leary. It explains his life from birth to death.

sted for Marijuana. In 1966 with no more than three years since the creation of the drug LSD over 1 million people have tried it. Horror stories begin and so California makes it illegal. Five years la ... r possession of Marijuana. That same year he escaped from prison and fled to Europe. By 1971 over 5 million Americans had tried LSD. In 1973 Leary is captured and sent back to prison. He's back out in ...

(1 pages) 34 1 2.1 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The strategic alliance of bang and olufsen.

But it is also seen that the company's turnover has been increasing every year, in 1986-1987 it was $1,902.1million and it increased to $2,180.1 million by 1990-1991.The turnover outside Denmark has b ... 77.0 million. It's earning has also been negative in 1990-1991 at $-47.1 million, which in 1986 was $137.8 million due to limited cash flow and heavy investments. B&O's total assets has also been ...

(4 pages) 171 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The history of Milton Hershey and the Hershey company. Was written as the opening to a group project on Management of companies.

ifferent chocolates, focusing mainly on caramel. In 1900 Hershey sold his Lancaster Caramel Co. for $1 million. He decided to move back to his hometown, Derry Church, where he would build a new factor ...

(2 pages) 104 0 2.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Battle of the Somme: Key Factual Material

ardment went on for a week prior to the attack itself, with a total of 1500 guns firing more then 1 million rounds. They were hoping the surprise bombardment would destroy the German's barbed wire in ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Cyber marketing

example, the advertiser who decides to buy 30 seconds of advertising on network television can pay $154,000 for a popular prime-time show such as Law and Order, $650,000 for especially popular progra ... e-time show such as Law and Order, $650,000 for especially popular programs like Frasier and ER, or $1.3million for an event like the Super Bowl (Gene Accas, 1998). It is not economic way to promotion ...

(16 pages) 685 1 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Intuit Business Case

trillion of the corporate wealth in 2000, representing 42.8 percent of the total business wealth of $19.4 trillion.Internet and Economic GrowthReduced to its essentials, an answer to the question, "Wh ...

(20 pages) 362 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Apple in the Future

le convinced record labels to license their music to iTunes by promising there would be more than 1 million downloads within the first six months. The company reached that mark by the end of the first ... hich came to fruition on February 1st during the Super Bowl when it was annouced that there are 100 million free songs on iTunes under Pepsi bottlecaps. That move alone will allow iTunes to reach more ...

(6 pages) 484 0 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

College tuition

for retraining during a weak economy. Increased by 7.9%. Private college tuition rose to an average $18,273 but combined with living costs, books and transportation, that comes to a total of 27, 677 a ... eges remained the higher education bargain at 1,735 but when other costs are added, even they total $10, 458.College tuition soars, but aid grows along with it students are paying up to 9% more to att ...

(2 pages) 126 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Cause and Effects of Divorce on Children.

en.In today's society, marriages are less likely to last as they did 20 years ago. There are over 1 millionchildren that suffer each year because of the divorce of their parents. There are usually chi ...

(7 pages) 480 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Case study of WHSmith

rough Sky Active, Telewest and NTL, or by telephone. The Direct division offers a range of over 2.1 million products and sales peak after most of the High Street stores have closed. Its customers woul ...

(4 pages) 95 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Wendys vs. Mcdonalds

lso displayed their first ever drive up window.B. In 1976 Wendy's had its first public stock with 1 million common sharesfor 28 dollars a share.1. Wendy's spread to Canada in late 1976 to add the 500t ... e children than does Wendy'sB. McDonalds also has a very good breakfast menu.C. McDonalds serves 46 million people per day in 30,000 different restaurants.D. When McDonalds is closing it down for the ...

(3 pages) 182 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

EBay Case Study

f the company. This offering will be for 3.5 million shares, with an expected sale price at between $14 and $18 per share.2.The other is to delay the offering for six months. This will cost eBay appro ... s, and in that case we will receive a price lower than what we can now.*We will incur costs of over $1 million, which we feel is unnecessary because the market currently is relatively not performing t ...

(6 pages) 878 2 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Education: Non-market benefits, funding, and vouchers. Ronald Garner

to the Illinois State Board Of Education, revenues for common schools in Illinois were an estimated $15,559.0 million from the years 1989 to 1999. The proportion of revenues for each was thirty-six pe ...

(17 pages) 218 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education