Essays Tagged: "Dominoes"

Julius Caesar - Qualities of a Good Leader

Selecting a good leader for a country is like dominoes. The leader needs to be somebody that won't make the occasional mistake that would, in domi ...

(4 pages) 63 1 3.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Children of Vengeance - Part 1

away, and then sitting and watching T.V. for the rest of it.Across from me, Bill began to swirl the dominoes on the table, shuffling them up."You've only won twice man." Bill commented, "You're not ev ...

(8 pages) 39 1 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Explain how and why both the USSR and the USA got involved in the Korean War.

9. Truman believed that, if one country fell to Communism, then others would follow, like a line of dominoes. He was concerned that, if Korea fell, the next 'domino' would be Japan, which was very imp ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Why was it that the USA intervened in Vietnam between 1954 and 1963?

orea and domino theory, weaknesses of South Vietnam and Vietcong.The US saw China and Korea fell as dominoes in 1949 and 1953. They were not prepared to see another falling domino. Not only this, if V ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

A creative story on the topic of 'Change': "The Lamppost"

e street from the main road, I would count the lampposts as they stood, bolt upright like a line of dominoes waiting to fall. I would count until I came to lamppost number thirty-three, the newest one ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Domino Effect Lab Report

nvestigate how distance, time, and average speed is interrelated by maximizing the speed of falling dominoes. This was done by lining up 28 dominos up against a meter stick 0.5 cm, 1.0 cm, 1.5 cm, 2.0 ... of each of these 5 trials the dominos were lined up against the meter stick. The lengths of all the dominoes were taken so the average spacing distance could be taken. Then the dominos were tipped ove ...

(4 pages) 15 0 1.0 Jan/2002

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

Looking back on hindsight, was it necessary for Australia to be involved in the Vietnam War?

tly it could come from the domino theory, Australia feared that the countries would fall like “dominoes” to communism and eventually getting to Australia, it would of made Australia fallen v ...

(4 pages) 22 0 2.3 Jul/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Write about a time that you were brave, that you took a risk, you did something outside of your comfort zone.

hat happens at the end, the final domino at a fork that then causes another chain or even chains of dominoes to fall. However, leading up to this final risk is a series of other risks, other dominoes, ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.7 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Calling out Racism

ry free of foreign domination…" (470) According to the "domino theory" like a row of dominoes, if one country fell to Communism, the next one would do the same and so on. But, Communism ...

(2 pages) 387 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Title: The Australian Government's response to the threat of Communism Question: Explain how the Australian Government responded to the threat of Communism after World War II.

They believed in the 'Domino Theory', meaning when one country falls to communism, like a series of dominoes, other countries would soon to follow. So in 1949 when China became a communist country, Au ...

(4 pages) 31 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History