Essays Tagged: "piles"

Comparing The Time Difference in Sorting Fifty-Two Cards by Color Versus Suit: an experiment done for a psychology class

n the amount of time that it took a subject to separate a deck of fifty-two cards into two distinct piles based on their color (black and red), compared to separating a deck of fifty-two cards into fo ... on their color (black and red), compared to separating a deck of fifty-two cards into four distinct piles based on their suit (spades, clubs, hearts, and diamonds).MethodSubjectsThe subjects consisted ...

(4 pages) 44 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

this is an essay on racial discrimination within youths and other. it is well researched and has both work cited and bibliography. enjoy

of children her age, and is asked to place them into groups. She decides to divide them into three piles. "They're girls, they're boys, and they're Blacks."Even this innocent, young girl can tell a d ...

(14 pages) 541 4 3.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Process analysis of my "morning ritual".

s. Then I drag myself up and try to maneuver myself off the bed without stepping on one of the many piles of notebooks, comics, textbooks and other oddities that congregate at the foot of my bed. I sc ...

(3 pages) 164 1 4.1 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Huckleberry Finn: The Contrasting Views on Life of Tom and Huck.

ralized everyday. They're put into categories; neat little boxes that we can deal with and put into piles accordingly. Without forethought or planning, the characters in Huckleberry Finn are also each ...

(4 pages) 45 1 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

The Cluttered Desk.

project is it necessary to clean off the desk or work surfaces? Is the desk crowded with objects or piles of things that are seldom used or referred to? Does a full desk indicate a busy and competent ... stop the proper flow of work. Spending ten minutes looking for the red pen lost underneath heaping piles of superflous trash impedes the flow of the workday. The person will feel the effects of this ...

(4 pages) 28 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Declare War on Clutter.

project is it necessary to clean off the desk or work surfaces? Is the desk crowded with objects or piles that are seldom used or referred to? Does a full desk indicate a busy and competent worker? A ... piece of paper left to work on, with the remainder of the desk space covered by looming malevolent piles of equipment, heaps of intimidating towers of papers, and clusters of non-essential knickknack ...

(4 pages) 26 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Causes of the Revolutionary War.

to buy British goods, and were illegally smuggling items without paying taxes on them, and burning piles of tax stamps.After theses acts, Britain decided to send soldiers to the colonies to enforce l ...

(1 pages) 28 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Garden of the Gods" in Illinois.

for a day climbing rocks and studying wildlife, the destination, the Garden of the Gods. The class piles into the bus, excited about what adventures might be ahead of them. We pull out of the school ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

This essay is about my older brother, and how I remember how he treated me, and the memory we had

I had just bought at the store and made the goal of simply filling that one, so that amongst these piles of albums, I could call just one of them mine. Optimistic once again, I began on my quest. I t ...

(5 pages) 55 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Environmental pollution concerns come to forefront in this essay which tells of the importance of the environment.

EID offices Wednesday after The Bee obtained a copy of a state report showing photographs of manure piles, animal carcasses, mats of algae and other contaminants in and near EID's open reservoirs."Tha ...

(4 pages) 53 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

President Kennedy's Unsolved Murder

ld, died too, fatally shot by Jack Ruby. Now, almost 40 years later the truth is still buried under piles of controversial evidence and outrageous theories, but one logical conclusion can be drawn: th ...

(8 pages) 95 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

How the information stored in my chosen business

and legal contracts, the first process he do is to sort all these papers and convert them into two piles, 1 pile for important documents and the other for unimportant stuff e.g. he can punch holes in ...

(2 pages) 41 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Book Report: Mice And Men by John Steinbeck

linas river~ A few miles south of Soledad. Woods with a path along the river. Lots of trees and ash piles. Which made the leaves whistle along the water of the river at night.*Bunk house~ Eight bunks ...

(6 pages) 65 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Should the Three Gorges Dam have been built? -From an economist's point of view

ars.As the river slows down, it will deposit its load behind the dam in the reservoir. As this load piles up over the years in the reservoir the reservoir will become shallower and will cause more flo ...

(2 pages) 41 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Hazardous waste incinerator and how it affects the people in its community. Positive affects of a waste incinerator.

of waste which normally would be put into the environment. With the incinerator there won't be big piles of garbage everywhere. People won't need to make nearly as many landfills, and it will save a ...

(2 pages) 30 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Violence in the media and how it effects young children.

rade Center and bursting into an indescribable ball of fire and of the surreal scenes of demolished piles of what used to be the Twin Towers of New York City. We witnessed desperate pleas for help fro ...

(7 pages) 166 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Crossed Swords- part 1.

eary, tired, but nonetheless, they were high in their spirits.They were passing Seldrif, the famous piles of boulders where Hagon had once slain the Prince of Darkness and legend has it that Hagon's s ...

(1 pages) 411 0 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Behind the Curtain of the Clinic.

curtain divided the room in halves. On one side, the doctor's private wooden bed cluttered up with piles of fading medical records. A big table, three chairs and a sink occupied the rest of the space ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Bridge Over the Rhine.

drove into the riverbed- some over 30 feet long and angled to give the bridge more stability. The "piles" were then connected with a beam, which other timber could be laid across perpendicularly, and ...

(1 pages) 12 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Select one of Iago's soliloquies and write analysis of it poetic, dramatic and theatrical qualities

est sins put on,They do suggest at first with heavenly showsAs I do now. For whiles this honest foolPiles Desdemona to repair his fortunes,And she for him pleads strongly to the Moor,I'll pour pestile ...

(6 pages) 25 0 4.0 Aug/2006

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