Essays Tagged: "Playing card"

The gambles in life

but he or she will try gambling where money is concerned. Some people will try to win more money at playing cards, betting on horse races, or playing the lottery. Some people will try to play the stoc ...

(2 pages) 104 0 2.7 Apr/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

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

Running Head: THE CARD SORTComparing The Time Difference in Sorting Fifty-Two Cards by Color Versus Suit.The purpose o ... termine the difference in 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 ... ed in the experiment was composed of six males and thirteen females.ApparatusOne standard fifty-two-card deck of cards was used along with one watch equipped with a second hand. The deck of cards was ...

(4 pages) 44 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

An investigation of telepathy.

to determine whether the "transmitter" (see below), possesses telepathic powers.A person will take card from a pack of cards and will look at it, while not letting anyone but him/her to view the card ... etting anyone but him/her to view the card. Another person will then state what suit they think the card is, heart, diamond, club or spade. Whether they got the suit right or wrong will be recorded.Th ...

(4 pages) 67 2 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Experiment to observe how one responds to change in vision

to observe how one responds to change in vision. A group of 59 students were made to sort a deck of playing cards based on their color, suit and number (since the data for 3 students is missing we wil ...

(5 pages) 35 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Online Bingo.

Le Lotto' migrated to France in the late 1700s in a form similar to the bingo we know today, with a playing card, tokens and numbers read aloud.Through the 1800's these lottery style games spread quic ... ing our shores the game promises to be a big hit.More and more people are discovering the thrill of playing online bingo. Gone are the days when online bingo was limited to stuffy local halls packed f ...

(4 pages) 16 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

A craft-based essay on Flannery O'Connor's short story, "Good Country People," as it appears in "The Grant Book of the American Short Story"

still gets me every time) the bible salesman with hollowed out holy books full of liquor and dirty playing cards and condoms...O'Connor introduces conflict into the story immediately with Mrs. Freema ...

(1 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Eyewitness on a Person (Perfect Roommate)

nd what was not. Also, she reminded if I was doing something against the rules. One time, I brought playing cards and asked her if we could play. Her initial response was "Don't you know that cards ar ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Mathematics of Blackjack

ity must be applied.In the game of blackjack, there are the players and the dealer. The players are playing against each other, but essentially against the dealer. The players and the dealer are all d ... 1 cards 3 of them are kings-now the chances of dealing another king are 3/51Scenario:Two people are playing blackjack; you (the player) and the dealer. One card is dealt to each person, face down. Now ...

(4 pages) 66 3 3.8 Nov/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

annie oakley

ars, Anne Oakley amazed audiences with her deadly aim. At a distance of 30 paces, she could split a playing card held on edge, puncture dimes tossed in the air, and extinguish a cigarette held in Fran ...

(1 pages) 1373 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The History Of Nintendo

t president Hiroshi Yamauchi of Nintendo Japan. He started with manufacturing Hanafuda, or Japanese playing cards in Kyoto. Soon, the playing cards that were originally manufactured for export became ... r to handle the distribution sect of the company. In 1951, the company name was changed to Nintendo Playing Card Co. Nintendo was the first to succeed in manufacturing mass-produced plastic playing ca ...

(2 pages) 567 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The History Of Nintendo

t president Hiroshi Yamauchi of Nintendo Japan. He started with manufacturing Hanafuda, or Japanese playing cards in Kyoto. Soon, the playing cards that were originally manufactured for export became ... r to handle the distribution sect of the company. In 1951, the company name was changed to Nintendo Playing Card Co. Nintendo was the first to succeed in manufacturing mass-produced plastic playing ca ...

(2 pages) 494 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The History Of Nintendo Inc.

t president Hiroshi Yamauchi of Nintendo Japan. He started with manufacturing Hanafuda, or Japanese playing cards in Kyoto. Soon, the playing cards that were originally manufactured for export became ... r to handle the distribution sect of the company. In 1951, the company name was changed to Nintendo Playing Card Co. Nintendo was the first to succeed in manufacturing mass-produced plastic playing ca ...

(2 pages) 15 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

History Of Nintendo Inc.

t president Hiroshi Yamauchi of Nintendo Japan. He started with manufacturing Hanafuda, or Japanese playing cards in Kyoto. Soon, the playing cards that were originally manufactured for export became ... r to handle the distribution sect of the company. In 1951, the company name was changed to Nintendo Playing Card Co. Nintendo was the first to succeed in manufacturing mass-produced plastic playing ca ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Is Number Subjective?

, while in a discussion of whether or not number is a property of external things such as a pile of playing cards, Gottlob Frege writes "The Number 1, on the other hand, or 100 or any other Number, ca ... he Number 1, on the other hand, or 100 or any other Number, cannot be said to belong to the pile of playing cards in its own right, but at most to belong to it in view of the way in which we have chos ...

(2 pages) 423 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Analyzing character Max Kelada to prove him being a talkative in the story: "Mr.Know-All" by William Somerset Maugham (1874-1965)

cs". These prove that he knows every thing and can talk about all in many hours.When the writer was playing cards oneself, he interrupts it to guide one how to play card tricks."It's coming out, it's ...

(1 pages) 17 0 4.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature