Essays Tagged: "Kansas"

This Essay is about Why The Death Penalty should be used more in our society. IT contains statistics, facts, and figures having to do with capital punishment. I got a 94%

ent of murderers kill again within six years of their release(Sentencing Info.). When the lady from Kansas gets caught, I hope they decide to use capital punishment on her, because she has 5 other kid ... who was killed, making their deaths mere numbers on a newspaper page. Would you want the lady from Kansas to live?

(4 pages) 603 3 4.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

The earth is said to be in a state of "dynamic equilibrium." Explain?

nd the transportation of sediments, and are responsible for rounded hills, valleys, and places like Kansas.A good local example in your area (Arizona) would be the Grand Canyon. Tectonic forces are ca ...

(1 pages) 71 0 3.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Black Friday

evistation in the area in whichthey occur. For example the Tri-State Tornado of 1925 occured in the Kansas, Oklahoma,and Texas States. This tornado was one of the largest tornados recorded in history. ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Flash Floods.

as.Everyone was accounted for in the other five vehicles that were swept off the roadway in eastern Kansas when torrential rain sent a creek spilling over Interstate 35 late Saturday, authorities said ... n's father survived, but searchers were still looking for the mother, said Capt. Mark Conboy of the Kansas Highway Patrol. Police have not released the names of the victims.The only other person who h ...

(2 pages) 44 1 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Brown v. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas was a landmark case about a little girl named Linda Carol Brown and the hardships she took on togo to a different school.

Brown v. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas was a landmark case in which the final ruling changed the lives of every United States citize ... unded by Ida B. Wells, took up Linda Carol Brown's case, Brown v. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas. By the time the case reached the Supreme Court a year later a dozen other "plaintiffs" joine ... n case ruling, they rejected it when it came to higher educational purposes. Thurgood Marshall sued Kansas, Delaware, Virginia, South Carolina, and Washington D.C. (Fireside and Fuller 38-40).The resu ...

(5 pages) 195 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Discusses possible causes for the Civil War. Emotional or Rational? Cites historians.

eral events which helped to lead America to become more separated from North and South. In 1854 the Kansas-Nebraska act was passed which allowed the Missouri Compromise of 1820 to be negated by popula ... he pro-slave south and the anti-slave north. The North argued that it had already been declared the Kansas would remain a free state, so why should they allow this law to take effect? The popular sove ...

(5 pages) 72 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Brown v. Board of Education

quired that all public schools be racially segregated. A few northern and western states, including Kansas, left the issue of segregation up to individual school districts. While most schools in Kansa ...

(1 pages) 91 1 2.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


(2 pages) 148 2 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Buses: Part 6

alked parallel to his finger all the way to the entrance ramp. I started walking hopelessly towards Kansas City as if I might be able to make it there on my own two feet if no one stopped. My hand fel ... , a dark blue F-150 stopped within the first minute. I ran up to it and told the man I was going to Kansas City and got in, forgetting what I told myself earlier about memorizing the moment of seeing ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.9 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


ore and more people started to show up. First a family came in who just ended a long road trip from Kansas. They all got along great and you could tell they really enjoyed being with each other. The s ...

(5 pages) 40 0 4.1 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas. This talks about the case.

The Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas In the early 1950's, segregation in schools was a normal part of American culture. In ... In the early 1950's, segregation in schools was a normal part of American culture. In Topeka, Kansas, a young African American third grader, named Linda Brown, wanted to enroll in an all white e ...

(2 pages) 56 1 4.6 Apr/2005

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

Flying To Belfest

ght towards Montana there were small squares of cultivated land that told that I was directly above Kansas. Those patches of land reminded me of a quilt and offered a contrast to the sparsely spaced c ...

(2 pages) 571 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Class Sizes

will prepare our children for the information age. (Moore/K-3 Classroom Sizes In Wyandotte County, Kansas) Improving quality of education is the responsibility of everyone, not just congressmen and c ... osted on the web by the Kansan Online, there is an announcement dated, November 11, 1998 that lists Kansas as one of several states slated to receive the funds allocated for the nationwide effort to r ...

(5 pages) 38 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Commentary on "Who will Save the Babies", by Bill O'Reilly

Bill O’Reilly discusses the practice of abortion being done by a certain Dr. George Tiller in Kansas.In his article, O’Reilly exposes Dr. Tiller, also known as “Tiller the baby killer& ...

(2 pages) 16 2 3.8 Sep/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The 2032 Awakening

off, giant letters hanging in the sky spelt the word 'Halifax'.I grinned. "Look's like we aren't in Kansas anymore, huh Chris?" Very soon a doctor came in. He explained to us what exactly was wrong wi ...

(3 pages) 519 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Bleeding Kansas

1853, the area between California and Oregon was organized into a single territory simply known as Kansas. Both Proslavery as well as antislavery groups were in a rush to settle this new territory. B ... tion could later be used to ensure a nonslave or slave state status. This mutual desire to populate Kansas led to several bloody incidents from 1853 to 1861.In 1854 the Kansas-Nebraska Act attempted a ...

(3 pages) 24 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Capital Punishment

ageous than being strapped to Ye' Ol' Zapper."In its review of death penalty expenses, the State of Kansas concluded that capital cases are 70% more expensive than comparable non-death penalty cases. ...

(6 pages) 11 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

"An American Tragedy" Book I by Theodore Draiser

imit, the life can be much more better like the rich flourishing one lady and gentlemen lead in the Kansas' Hotel.Having found a common language with the local social circles, Clyde sets his eye on a ... driver without license at break-neck speed manages to kill a small girl on a slippery layer of the Kansas' road. The car was given a chase. The driver lets the car hit a pile of wood and the car stop ...

(2 pages) 1623 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Business Research Method, Part III

010��Business Research Method, Part III"Makes My Mouth Water" (MMMW) candy factory in Kansas manufactures caramel candies that it ships to 1,400 "Mega-Store" outlets nationwide to be sol ...

(13 pages) 123 0 0.0 Aug/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Mark Story

ave some experience as a pilot. So now I am a reporter. I was informed that there were survivors in Kansas. So I am headed there. But it's quite risky. I have to refuel. Or at least land. But landing ... apparently. He has gone on a death mission. To save people from the unforgiving tsunami, he went to Kansas, Only to run out of fuel. He was talking to Uncle Jerry like an hour ago. I heard their conve ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Feb/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama