Essays Tagged: "durability"

Marijuana

marijuana plant's fibers to makerope and canvas. It was also used in making clothingbecause of it's durability. These uses fit in withthe social climate of the time, because the mainfocus was on survi ...

(2 pages) 90 0 5.0 Feb/1997

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

What are Charter Schools and why are they so unique?

ls. There are so many procedures and guidelines to run a public school, many doubt the strength and durability of the newer education reform:The main question one often asks is; what is a charter scho ...

(3 pages) 100 0 2.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Marketing Concept in Practice at IKEA

ms, 'Offer a wide range of home furnishing items of good design and function, excellent quality and durability, at prices so low that the majority can afford to buy them' .IKEA believes in working clo ... h conducted at IKEA revealed that, when purchasing furniture, customers generally look for quality, durability, affordability, design & style, range of colours available, location of the store, br ...

(19 pages) 1063 1 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Making Money Project: Chromium vs. Cadium.

't be of good use as a coin.Chromium is a gray metallic element that can take on a high polish. Its durability accounts for the fact that more than half the production of chromium goes into metallic p ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

This essay about marijuana.

rijuana plant's fibers to make rope and canvas. It was also used in making clothing because of it's durability. These uses fit in with the social climate of the time, because the main focus was on sur ...

(3 pages) 57 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

TQM. "Finding the balance between cost and quality" discuss this statement and explain what is meant by it.

up the product, the design and the engineering of the product, product performance, reliability and durability are all important characteristics of the "quality package", which ultimately influence cu ... definition of quality, a Gucci watch does not carry vital characteristics such as, reliability and durability, which are key to the "quality package". This brings us to Deming's theory that the custo ...

(8 pages) 420 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Role of the Family

istories of various areas of Europe, Asia, and South America provide us with useful examples of the durability of the nuclear family. The nuclear family has always been important in the Third World so ...

(6 pages) 245 0 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Examine the role and tasks of purchasing in assuring product quality from suppliers, with reference to: a) specification of quality requirements b) supplier quality audit c) contractual terms

eight basic elements of product quality. They are performance, features, reliability, conformance, durability, serviceability, aesthetics and perceived quality. What is quality? Quality is defined as ...

(15 pages) 466 1 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

California Illini Case Study

land. Hard-facing, the application of brazed chromium carbide to leading edges, increases a tool's durability.The Production ProcessHistorically, CI grew from the founders' original blacksmith shop, ...

(9 pages) 175 0 2.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

BOEING's Strength, Weakness, Threats, Oppotunities and its Implication

time for the company to manufacture or assembly its products.4. Emphasizing the product quality The durability of the company could last long. It gives the company to have a durability image to the cu ...

(4 pages) 161 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A Look Into James Hardie's Purchasing System

range of fiber cement building products that made use of the benefits that came from the product's durability, versatility and strength.Fiber cement is used in the exterior and interior of a building ...

(11 pages) 78 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

How the Bible Came to be

writing of the Bible. The Bible was written on papyrus, which is a material that was chosen for its durability. However, papyrus -- though more durable than other materials that could have been chosen ...

(2 pages) 33 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Synthetic Biopolymer: Polylactic Acid or Polylactide (PLA)

heaper and more widely used due to its many properties and advantages.Polylactic acid exhibits good durability, flexibility, high gloss, clarity and excellent tensile strength. Furthermore it is non-s ...

(2 pages) 19 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Marketing communication strategy for a shoe company

unique grain structure and features of softness, lightness, extraordinary strength, flexibility and durability is sourced from animals that life in the wild. There are two different species of kangaro ... est leather in the world, it also have other fantastic features like its lightness, flexibility and durability, there for we had to have a kangaroo that refers to that unique animal leather, not only ...

(12 pages) 316 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

Construction

eeds to ensure that the timber that is being used in the specific construction process is of a high durability. To ensure durability of the timber a careful assessment of the environment should be don ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Men and Women

that will serve a physical purpose. When shopping, men look for things like features, performance, durability, and remote controls. The women tend to look for things that are described with words lik ...

(5 pages) 465 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Men and women

that will serve a physical purpose. When shopping, men look for things like features, performance, durability, and remote controls. The women tend to look for things that are described with words lik ...

(5 pages) 375 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Shoes

but not least what does one look for in a shoe? 1. Brand name 2. Comfort 3. Durability 4. Affordable price 5. Fashion appeal IV. Conclusion: To conclude ...

(2 pages) 30 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Marketing and Clarita's PRIZM System

ted to a bigger audience. For the Hispanic mix cluster it would be necessary to emphasize low cost, durability and size of the vehicle, discounts would likely be used to sell to this cluster. To marke ...

(2 pages) 650 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Changes in Baseball from the early 1600's through to Today

usiasm. By the 1940's the uniforms' weight had reduced by half but still had the same shrinkage and durability problems. In the 60's a WOOL / ORLON blend was made and was called the "ultimate" materia ...

(6 pages) 3266 1 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports