Essays Tagged: "that means that"


5 km, making it the second smallest planet in our solar system. It's volume and mass are about 1/18 that of the earth and it's average density is approximately equal to that of the earth. Mercury's ma ... approximately equal to that of the earth. Mercury's magnetic field is one-hundred times weaker than that of Earth's. Mercury has the shortest revolution of all the planets in our solar system and revo ...

(2 pages) 80 0 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy


Bullfinch once said "Mythology is the handmaid of literature...". That means thatmythology is necessarily subservient or subordinate to literature. I personally think ... famous story aboutmyself.Let me start with my birth. Many think I was born out of murder. They say thatwhen Cronos butchered his father he flung the dismembered body into the sea, where itfloated spo ... foam rose me, a tall beautiful maiden withlong blond hair the color of daffodils. Other legends say that I am the daughter of Cronosand Rheia or Jupiter and Dionne. I am married to Hephaestus, god of ...

(3 pages) 75 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Get Informed. About what hardware is available

oppy programmers, you can't have too much memory. Today's software is about 50 percent wasted code. That means that there is a bunch of memory being used by your computer to do absolutely nothing. It' ... nnium 3D. It comes in 2meg, 4meg, and 8meg cards. The 4meg card runs around $230.00. You can't beat that. The reason you want the most memory on your video card that you can afford is the more memory ...

(3 pages) 68 0 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

A controversial essay about abortion with the view of despising abortion, and a little about some alternitives to abortion.

ffects. Most of the side effects are serious and sometimes it may cause the mother to be infertile. That means that she may not be able to have a child after the abortion. Also, I do not think that th ... ; the only way to murder it without felling guilty is to never see it. Abortion is a form of murder that is overlooked because of the "inconvenience" to the mother. Society has excepted abortion becau ...

(2 pages) 313 1 3.2 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Legalization of Marijuana, by Ryan Wensel

strong. A single strand of hemp is three times as strong as a strand of cotton rope the same size. That means that hemp rope would be more efficient than the average cotton rope. If you have ever had ... he average seatbelt is made of polyester, which is only one third as strong as hemp.Rope is not all that hemp can be used for. It can also be used for more durable clothing. Since hemp is so strong, i ...

(2 pages) 69 0 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The history, and the motives for and against interracial relationships, as well as the issues of rearing biracial children.

They have jumped from150,000 couples in 1960, to an astonishing 1.5 million today (Williams, 2001). Thatmeans that one in every 50 marriages involves people of different races. Likewise,attitudes and ... been the case for interracial marriages. Asrecently as 1966, 17 states still had laws on the books that made interracial marriagesillegal. In addition, every state in America regulated marriages betw ...

(5 pages) 141 0 2.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Legal Drugs In Sport - study note format.

independent of training times, applications to training are exposed to a shifting basic metabolism. That means that the body's reaction to training is more complicated and inconsistent. That contrasts ... en there is no dependency and a constant metabolism exists.The result of this added complication is that responses to training are more varied than necessary. The strengths of established adaptations ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Yasmin Birth Control

ettle for, an okay product or an excellent one? Most of us would say the excellent one, right? Well that is what this advertisement is trying to get across. By taking these certain birth control pills ... tarts off stating, "You don't settle when it comes to a guy. Why settle when it comes to the Pill?" That means that you should not settle for a pill that is less effective when it comes to pregnancy. ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Gorilla behavior

Gorillas are shy gentle animals, that weren't discovered until 1847 in Central Africa. They are harmless and live life normally. They ... harm or fight unless something is done to them. A gorilla's day begins about an hour after sunrise. That means that the gorilla starts to eat and travel an hour after sunrise. Gorillas live an interes ... they walk they lean over and put most of their weight on their knuckles. Gorillas don't climb trees that often but when it does, it climbs down tree feet first. They can't swim. There are 3 kinds of g ...

(2 pages) 94 3 4.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Drunk driving.

ople are killed in accidents involving people (or persons) under the influence of alcohol or drugs. That means that someone is killed from alcohol-related accidents approximately every 7 hours and 29 ... a person is suspected of drunken driving he/she is submitted to a blood test. The police can learn that a person is guilty of drunken driving by a special accuracy breath-analyzer, which analyses the ...

(3 pages) 158 1 4.3 May/2003

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

Harmonisation of accounting standards.

efined as "the process of bringinginternational Accounting Standards into some sort of agreement so that the financialstatements from different countries are prepared according to a common set of prin ... prepared according to a common set of principles ofmeasurement and disclosure".Harmonisation means that deviating rules, which do not exclude themselves, can continue toexist next to each other. That ...

(10 pages) 536 1 3.9 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

The Use of Animals in The Making of the Film "The Ghost and the Darkness" thesis: It IS ethically acceptable to use trained animals in film-making, so long as they are treated well.

rider and horse are shown swimming in the river. If you were to look very closely you might notice that the horse in the river is not the same horse that jumped off the cliff. That's because that hor ... n's film and tv unit. When you see the sentence "No animals were harmed in the making of this film" that means that the AHA gave their approval of the animal usage in the film. I agree with the AHA's ...

(8 pages) 27 0 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

This essay is about the fairness of mandadted school uniforms, and how they infringe on our first amendment.

nge all our schools to teach character education: to teach good values and good citizenship. And if that means that teenagers will stop killing each other over designer jackets, then our public school ... is quote in mind, I challenge the public schools and President Bill Clintonto show me concrete data that proves that uniforms will decrease or eliminate violence and killings at school. In my research ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

College tuition

soars, but aid grows along with it, students are paying up to 9% more to attend school. It is said that the lifetime earnings of a college graduate is at 1 million more than the overall earnings of s ... lasses. They face opportunity costs because they are willing to sacrifice working for school hoping that school will help them more in the end. This increase not only affects the student, but the pare ...

(2 pages) 126 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Capaitalism:this is about the subject capatalism, it talks about the history of it, explains it,and is easy to under stand.

e broaderphilosophical political sense, and not in the narrowereconomic sense, it is a free market, that means thatyou can sell what ever you want. That means drugs,Anything. In my opinion this is a l ... can sell what ever you want. That means drugs,Anything. In my opinion this is a little dangerous butthat what risk taking all about. The US runs short offree enterprise, but we have rule and regulatio ...

(3 pages) 31 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Recylce! Americans are very "polluted" people!

I can bet that the most of you never think to check the labels at the grocery store to determine if they are m ... he grocery store to determine if they are made of recycled products. I think it also safe to assume that you've simply tossed a candy bar wrapper into the trash bin without hesitation (some of you don ... ly tossed a candy bar wrapper into the trash bin without hesitation (some of you don't even make it that far! You have strangely adapted to the idea that the outside your car window is your waste can! ...

(2 pages) 62 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

The Big One :Michael Moore

When the question "Do you feel that corporations are justified in laying employees off while continuing to make profit?" was presen ... s of not laying off employees when you are currently making a profit. After considering this I felt that yes corporations were justified. They are justified for these reasons firstly, when running a c ... e justified for these reasons firstly, when running a company you need to remain competitive and if that means that the company needs to reduce spending they may have to lay off employees. Secondly, I ...

(2 pages) 46 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

PASSION - a very descriptive definition essay on the word "Passion"

Passion is a distinct characteristic that not every person has the opportunity to experience. When one is said to have passion, that mean ... sexual desire, and lust. When a relationship between two people is said to be passionate, it means that they are madly, deeply in love with one another. It can also be mutual sexual desire and lust b ... ey like to do, but rather a part of them as a person. If a boy is passionate about hockey, it means that he lives, breathes, and sleeps hockey. It means that he spends a great deal of time not only pl ...

(2 pages) 177 1 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Muscle System

ody systems can work without muscles and your muscles can't work without your other body systems so that means that all of your body systems need each other to work and make your body function correct ... ystem carries those essential particles to your muscles from the digestive and respiratory systems. That is when your circulatory system carries the leftover waste back to the original systems to be d ...

(2 pages) 108 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Final fantesy 8

rite play station two gameI think my favorite play station two game would be Final Fantasy VII (8). That game is the bomb! I love that game. This is what the back of the game says. It is like a ... a love story. Well kind of not really. Let me explain what it is all about. The is four discs long. That means that there is four different discs for the whole game. The game is pretty difficul ...

(2 pages) 98 4 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing