Essays Tagged: "air conditioner"

Advanced Technology of todays society using Arthur Miller litt as perspective.

ere not as easy as they are today. For example, years ago on hot summer days my family only had one air conditioning unit, which took hours to cool off the house. Also, life before the Internet was mu ... e and fight traffic to go shopping. In today's society we have advanced technology, such as central air conditioning and the Internet, which makes life easier.The new technology advantages such as air ...

(2 pages) 93 0 4.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Willis Carrier: The Father of Cool, Inventor of the modern-day Air Conditioner

enefit. A first-class example of such a character is Willis Carrier, the inventor of the scientific air conditioner. His life-long hard work has resulted in many of us today enjoying hot summer days i ... ll never be forgotten.Throughout the 19th century, textile manufacturers made the first attempts at air conditioning. They wanted to heat their factories and mills and keep the air moist. To do so, th ...

(5 pages) 55 0 3.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Lightless Night.

with other tasks. I was lying on the couch watching TV and making plans for the evening.Suddenly an air conditioner made a loud noise and the next second everything turned off. It didn't seem as anyth ... etting darker. After having some dinner and reading a newspaper I found a flashlight and went downstairs, thinking that my brother, who worked in Manhattan, should be home any moment, and he wouldn't ...

(2 pages) 28 1 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A House on Fire

episode makes my blood run cold.It was a hot stuffy summer night when it all took place. Back then air-conditioners were not a common sight, so everyone had no choice but to resort to leaving the win ... rt to leaving the windows wide open at night to let the breeze in. Not that one could have used the air-conditioner that night anyway - there was a power cut, which in turn also explains the cause of ...

(3 pages) 26 0 2.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

12 Angry Men

goes o, votes change. There are various causes that make particular the debate among the men. The air conditioner in the room is not working as the temperature continues increasing. All of the men b ...

(2 pages) 74 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

A Wreckage At The Top Of The Atlantic

to stare right back at him, but her eyes glaze over him as if she's looking through him. An illegal air conditioner keeps the two cool in an attic single in Atlantic House."So...you're not going to ta ... asks with quiet emphasis, and the fact refuses to escape her untouched and she slumps down into a chair by the door."Don't geek out," he says. "Don't go to pieces on me. I already apologized to your f ...

(3 pages) 35 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

A Short Drive After School. - Apparently there is a few gramaticall errors in this. At least according to her notes

car I'd seen. The passenger door didn't open; water would get stuck in the doors if it rained; the air conditioner smoked if I turned it on; the hood had to be opened with a wire; it had spiders and ... ather large hill ahead. Curiously I thought to myself, "I wonder if I get enough speed if I can get air born?" Prodigiously, I pressed the pedal to the floor and by the time I got to the hill my speed ...

(3 pages) 17 0 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Deception and a Deathwish - Lies and Love

gh the aforementioned events appear rather vague in my current state of mind, the dull drone of the air conditioner pummeling cool air like swift arrows across my sweat stained forehead seemed to make ... uch as "sticky notes," "newspaper articles," and "comic strips." Then, appearing out of his plush chair arose a magnificent and dominating figure. He was Vanessa's English AP teacher. As he drank from ...

(17 pages) 37 0 4.5 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Human activities harming earth.

and fancy life, we are actually damaging the Earth. There are three general ways to harm the Earth, Air, Soil and Ocean and we are damaging all three of them.Firstly, we ride our cars to go somewhere. ... e of them.Firstly, we ride our cars to go somewhere. In my opinion, cars are mainly responsible for air pollution. Air pollution is one of our most serious problems because we breathe everyday and eve ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Termite Mounds

aintain the tempeture, gas balance, and humidity. The cone shaped temite mound is both fortress and air conditioner for the termites. The termites use the mound to culterate fungis gardens. The termit ...

(2 pages) 2481 0 3.0 May/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Entropy

, Elizabeth. First, my car wouldn't start. When we finally got the car started, we noticed that the air conditioner was not working, This is a major problem, especially if you live in Texas. We decide ... if you live in Texas. We decided to keep going and to just roll the windows down to get some fresh air. Not even ten minutes after doing so, it began to rain. This did not slow us down at all. When w ...

(3 pages) 3459 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why My Car Sucks

not run properly. With all the work done on the cooling system, one of the four shops that have "repaired" it broke my heater core box and heater fans. So now the heater and air conditioner cannot pus ... heater core box and heater fans. So now the heater and air conditioner cannot push any heat or cool air out. If that is not bad enough, the muffler rattles in the back while the engine idols high in t ...

(2 pages) 4 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Kindness: A Personal Experience Essay

nearest city to find a pay phone. We were already very hot and tired because my car did not have an air conditioner. To make matters worse, this all happened around noon. Fifteen minutes later, we wer ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Building Rehabilitation

build interior walls. The heating and cooling company begins to install a furnace for each unit and air conditioner on the roof. They than must connect metal ducts to the furnace, this ducts are place ... apartment to deliver heat and cooling. Also they have to run a cooper pipe from the roof where the air conditioner is located to the furnace, this pipe carries the Freon which is the cold air that co ...

(2 pages) 11 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics