Essays Tagged: "Perimeter"

Design of Greek and Roman Theatres

vea, skene, stage, and the parodoi. The pit or orchestra was usually a circle marked out by a stone perimeter directly in front of the stage for spectators to use. The cavea was the seating which was ...

(5 pages) 93 0 4.2 Mar/1995

Subjects: Art Essays

My Passion of Reading: From Birth to Death

was taken at our desks, and the rest of the time was devoted to the labor of learning.Around the perimeter of the room at about the height of an adult were large white cards, each with a letter of ...

(3 pages) 72 2 4.1 Nov/2002

Answers: Study the sieges of Antioch and Jerusalem during the first crusade and Acre during the Third Crusade. Describe the logistical hardships of mounting a siege in foreign territory.

the onset, it was obvious to the Crusaders that they must establish a base of operations within the perimeter of the Islamic stranglehold, and the natural selection was the city once great Roman city ...

(6 pages) 52 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Henri Pirenne Thesis, explained and proved.

World ended only after the Arab invasions of the seventh and eighth centuries had swept around the perimeter of the Mediterranean and had converted it into a Moslem lake upon which, as one Arab write ...

(4 pages) 51 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"All the King's Men" by Robert Penn Warren.

he idea that "if you touch it, however lightly, at any point, the vibration ripples to the remotest perimeter" (188). The actions of any person will traverse through the "web of the world" and have it ...

(6 pages) 40 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Pythagoras' Theorem.

(52) + 144 (122 ) = 169 (132 )72 + 242 = 25272 = 49242 = 576252 = 62549 (72) + 576 (242) = 625 (252)Perimeter (3, 4 and 5)3 + 4 + 5 = 12Area (3, 4, and 5)½ x 3 x 4 = 6Perimeter (5, 12 and 13)5 ... frac12; x 3 x 4 = 6Perimeter (5, 12 and 13)5 + 12 + 13 = 30Area (5, 12 and 13)½ x 5 x 12 = 30Perimeter (7, 24 and 25)7 + 24 + 25 = 56Area (7, 24 and 25)½ X 7 X 24 = 84From the first 3 te ...

(5 pages) 73 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Pythagroas triples.

you can see from the equation and also the graph3.Side 'c' is just the formula for side 'b' +14.The perimeter = a + b + c. Therefore I took my formula for 'a' (2n + 1), my formula for 'b' (2n2 + 2n) a ... nd my formula for 'c' (2n2 + 2n + 1). I then did the following: -2n + 1 + 2n2 + 2n + 2n2 + 2n + 1 = perimeterRearranges to equal4n2 + 6n + 2 = perimeter5.The area = (a x b) divided by 2. Therefore I t ...

(3 pages) 54 1 4.1 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Essay Title: Adopt-a-Country Report: Argentina This essay is a general description of Argentina, including economy, geography, and population statistics.

world1, and is slightly less than 30% the size of the USA. Its coastline is 4,989 km long, and its perimeter is 9,665 km long. 37,812,817 people call Argentina home, and it has a growth rate of 1.13% ...

(4 pages) 106 1 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"A Romance of Many Demensions' by Edwin A. Abbot. In this story by Edwin A. Abbot is Abbot telling us to strive for perfection or to be content with what we have?

g after this most shapes in Flatland had themselves painted. Because they no longer had to feel the perimeter of other shapes or use sight recognition these methods slowly died out. Also because of th ...

(3 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Family life in ' to kill a mockingbird

med a landed aristocracy. The Negroes, though slaves, gained a measure of economic security. On the perimeter of this were the poorer white farmers who either owned small pieces of land or worked as s ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Korean War in the deepest darkest corner of American history

finally accomplished in 1949. Afterwards Korea was no longer considered a part of the U.S. defense perimeter. Suspicions arose that the Soviets and North Korea were planning to invade the South. On J ...

(16 pages) 46 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Does the Caribbean have an independent judiciary?

inidad and Tobago.In the Commonwealth Caribbean Constitutions, mechanisms have been put in place to perimeter the direct participation of politicians in the selection of judges. The independent appoin ...

(5 pages) 44 0 4.6 Jan/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Discuss the use of settings in 'Robinson Crusoe'.

ade, may also cause it or be caused by it. This can also be seen in Robinson Crusoe as the enclosed perimeter around his fortified shelter on the island mirrors his isolated situation. However, the is ...

(7 pages) 63 1 3.0 Apr/2005

The issue of World War II according to the historical facts

----- eating, sleeping, relaxing ------ a seat on the cushioned bench which runs around the outside perimeter of each mess deck. There is a locker beneath the seat for his clothing, and a metal ditty- ...

(4 pages) 16 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Sunken Courtyard Dwelling

quare or rectangular pit dug in about 10 meters deep with arched cave dwelling units dug around the perimeter.The scarcity of rain had made the provinces of Shaanxi and areas of northwest China extrem ...

(3 pages) 18 0 4.2 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Dreams

heard of sheep. The adult sheep were watching over all of the baby sheep. They formed somewhat of a perimeter in a circle around all the young sheep. In my dream I had a floating view of all the sheep ...

(2 pages) 25 0 2.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Cuba

low hills, and valleys where cattle are grazed and sugarcane, tobacco and coffee are grown. Cuba's perimeter had 2,335 miles of coast with over 280 beaches. Cuba's population is an estimated 1 ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Paris

2 streets.If you visit Paris you will probably visit the waters basin in the Tuileries Gardens. The perimeter of this is 22 miles. Many places are located around the basin. Ile-de-Franceis (the place ...

(1 pages) 4 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Future Of Us, The

. His home and land were beautiful with all of the big pine trees and blue spruces that covered the perimeter of his land.It wasn't until my grandmother died that my grandfather and I became very clos ...

(8 pages) 12 0 4.0 Oct/2001

Future Of Us, The

. His home and land were beautiful with all of the big pine trees and blue spruces that covered the perimeter of his land.It wasn't until my grandmother died that my grandfather and I became very clos ...

(4 pages) 392 0 5.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers