Essays Tagged: "average speed"

Michael Johnson

ed you can run at? Have you ever wondered what speed the fastest human being can run at? If so, the average speed of a human being is approximately 10 - 15 miles per hour. The person I'm going to intr ... peared that Johnson had stop to retrieve them, but he didn't. Johnson came out of high school as an average track runner. But Johnson's vision of track in high school was that track was going to get h ...

(3 pages) 39 0 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Tornadoes

winds approach 290 miles an hour.Those winds exact a terrible toll on texas each year, including an average of 15 deaths, nearly 200 injuries and many more people left homeless. From 1916-1993, over 1 ... ound for a few yards or for nearly 100 miles. most tornadoes move from southwest to northeast at an average speed of 30 miles an hour. However, tornadoes can move at speeds up to 70 miles an hour, or ...

(2 pages) 60 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

This ia a narrative essay. Title "Life altering experience." This essay is for 12th grade english.

ay afternoon during the summer, and I was driving on Route 287 South. I was following traffic at an average speed of 70 M.P.H., when it happened. About two miles ahead of me a car blew out one of its ...

(2 pages) 124 1 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Imitation of Roddy Doyle's style of writing in "Paddy Clarke Hahaha"

s 7 because I had a stop-watch on my bike. The stop-watch could calculate the speed of my bike, the average speed, the maximum speed and other thing I couldn't understand. Blowing up the tyres was dif ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Comparison of Cable modems to DSL

Cable Modems operate over two-way hybrid fiber/coax and provide user rates as high as 10 Mbps. The average speed most user will see is at around 550-650 KB or (4500-5500 Mbps), but some people may ex ... s associated with Ethernet connections). Upstream rates vary considerably from vendor to vendor the Average being 1 Mbps. The downstream channel is continuous, but divided into cells or packets, with ...

(5 pages) 63 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

To investigate how the height of a runway affects the average speed of a trolley.

Aim: - To investigate how the height of a runway affects the average speed of a trolley.Introduction: -Gravitational potential energy is the energy stored in an ... d is a scalar and does not keep track of direction; velocity is a vector and is direction-aware.The average speed during the course of a motion is often computed using the following equation:Newton la ... energy: -I predict that the higher the ramp is the faster the speed of the trolley will be and the average velocity and time will not be directly proportional.Due to gravitational potential energy (G ...

(15 pages) 48 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Life Altering Experience.

ay afternoon during the summer, and I was driving on Route 287 South. I was following traffic at an average speed of 70 M.P.H., when it happened. About two miles ahead of me a car blew out one of its ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Physics Of The Titanic

eight: 97 feet Width: 92 ½ feet Displaced Weight: 52,250 tons Maximum Speed: 25 knots Average Speed: 21-22 knots Decks: 9 Lifeboats: 16 lifeboats (76 people each), 4 collapsibles (20 peo ...

(4 pages) 23 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Domino Effect Lab Report

ffect 9-26-01 Abstract: In this experiment dominos were used to investigate how distance, time, and average speed is interrelated by maximizing the speed of falling dominoes. This was done by lining u ... er stick 0.5 cm, 1.0 cm, 1.5 cm, 2.0 cm, and 2.5 cm away from each other. Before the experiment the average width of a domino was taken. At the beginning of each of these 5 trials the dominos were lin ...

(4 pages) 15 0 1.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Bank USA: Help Desk Contact Center

s." In addition, Help Desk has many process-related performance standards, which include 20 seconds average speed of answer or less, answer 90% of all inquiries within the 20 second average speed of a ... a great deal of technical skill also allows a CSR to handle a greater call volume than someone with average technical skill. Human interaction skills are exhibited by the CSR's tone of voice, patience ...

(17 pages) 21 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Wipe Off 5 Campaign

on Wipe Off 5 program was introduced. TAC has worked out that if every Victorian driver reduced the average speed of 5 km/h, 95 lives could be saved.Most road users are aware of themes and messages in ... only be beneficial if they get the public's attention to focus on reducing the 5- 10 km/h of their average speed and a reduction in lost lives, and injury from road trauma. At the same time last year ...

(2 pages) 925 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing