Essays Tagged: "boiling water"

Cooling Water and Exponential Funtions

lab we measured, using our CBL's and graphing calculators, the change in temperature of a glass of boiling water left to cool in a room. The purpose of the lab is to see how exponential functions can ... ich the CBL took the readings allowed for accurate results. A glass of water was then brought up to boiling temperature. After the water started boiling, a temperature probe (connected to the CBL) was ...

(4 pages) 59 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Abortion: Choice or Life. Asks the question of whether abortion should be a choice or if life outweighs the choice for a woman to have an abortion.

ds of abortion such as inserting pastes made of mashed ants and gunpowder into their wombs; pouring boiling water on their bellies; beating their bellies with stones; climbing trees; and over excersis ...

(3 pages) 417 3 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Gateway Drugs-analogy paper that shows how small drugs can lead to use of heavier drugs

se of stronger, more addictive drugs. Gateway drugs can be compared to putting a frog directly into boiling water. The frog will jump out because of the extreme heat, but if you put it in cool water a ... mp out because of the extreme heat, but if you put it in cool water and gradually heat the water to boiling, the frog will stay in there until its death. Gateway drugs are similar to the water that is ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.4 Jan/2004

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

The Effects of Conduction in Heat Saving Devices (Build a heat-saving device that will allow a beaker of boiling water to maintain the highest possible temperature.)

good for one type of transfer is bad for another. In hopes of figuring out the best way to insulate boiling water, we were given an assignment to build a heat saving device. The key is to figure out w ...

(5 pages) 43 1 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Maid Who Kept Her Faith Even to the Stake, a comparison of the movie Joan of Arc

ard is great and slowly surrender your body to the scorching heat. Life leaves you like steam from boiling water and travels up to accept its reward.        This is precisely what ha ...

(5 pages) 29 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

A twist to the traditional story of the three little pigs

ts, three of a kind. You could even say they were best friends, until the incident with the bowl of boiling water and the wicked wicked wolf. Yes that is where it all went wrong for the 3 round and jo ... appened to the wolf at the end of the story, but, to set the record straight, the wolf did die in a boiling cauldron of water at the end of the story. He didn't fall in the fire and burn his tail like ...

(6 pages) 19 0 3.5 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Paul McCartney's Boycott of China over its Inhuman Barbarism towards Dogs and Cats.

n another piece of footage, cats are seen squirming inside a sack before being thrown into a vat of boiling water. Sadistic, smiling, laughing workers are also filmed beating the animals to death. The ...

(3 pages) 26 0 4.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Addiction to entertainment.

larly the youth of our country have become fairly biased against the idea of work. Imagine a pot of boiling water, ample in size; contents being the skinned remains of an oxen's tail. It cooks for a w ...

(3 pages) 69 0 4.4 Dec/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

A Nuclear Reactor.

ing System these two systems are related to each other. The Steam Supply System produces steam from boiling water by the burning of coals and the Electricity Generating System produces electricity by ...

(6 pages) 26 0 3.8 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Nuclear Reactor

ing System these two systems are related to each other. The Steam Supply System produces steam from boiling water by the burning of coals and the Electricity Generating System produces electricity by ...

(6 pages) 41 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Making Lasagna

still simmering, bring 5 cups of water to a boil in a large pot. Then add the 2lbs of pasta to the boiling water and let it cook for 7 minutes, or until soft. After the pasta is done cooking all that ...

(1 pages) 11 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Pebble Bed Modular Reactor Concept

of nuclear reactor apart from the reactors used today such as Pressurized Water Reactors (PWRs) and Boiling Water Reactors (BWRs) as examples.The most important issues of nuclear power generation incl ...

(4 pages) 769 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Nuclear Energy

bout nuclear energy. Nuclear energy applied to generating electricity is simply an efficient way of boiling water to make steam which drives turbine generators. Nuclear energy is now the cheaper then ...

(2 pages) 23 0 4.3 Sep/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Lab-Potassium nitrate(KNO3) in water

) in the test-tube, which in this case was 4 ml. We then put this test-tube in a beaker filled with boiling water (H2O) so that the Potassium nitrate (KNO3) was completely solved. We had a “tempe ...

(2 pages) 11 0 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Imaginative Journeys

l these pages up with words. Words that mill around busily like ants pouring out of an anthill when boiling water's been poured down it (not that I've ever tried) like in other people's work. However, ...

(6 pages) 58 1 5.0 Feb/2008

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

Characterization of Nucleic Acids

sche Test, ten (10) drops of test compound and Diphenylamine wasplaced in a test tube and heated in boiling water bath for ten minutes. Color change on the solution was noted.In Murexide Test, ten(10) ... up, ten(10) drops of Potassium Hydroxide(KOH) was used to wet the reagent and then later on put to boiling water bath again to dry. After addition of KOH, color change was noted and this time, water ...

(4 pages) 18 0 4.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Discovering Factors affecting Protein Denaturation

2: Chart illustrating the pH and appearance of the egg white solution in test tube B when heated in boiling water for ten minutes.Test TubeAppearanceBOpaque solution. Cloudy, foamy at the top. Had a c ... Foods and vegetables are blanched using a simple method. Fruits and vegetables are plunged into the boiling water for a minute or so, and then heat is removed. The fruits and vegetables are drained. A ...

(4 pages) 4650 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology