Essays Tagged: "quantities"

The Nuclear Power Debate

ity but coal is the main source, making up 39%. However, fossil fuels such as coal, require greater quantities to produce the equivalent amount of electricity produced from Uranium. The use of nuclear ...

(3 pages) 210 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics


aminants are naturally present in marine waters, human activity has greatly increased the types and quantities of hazardous organisms in marine waters. People who eat polluted fish may become sick and ...

(1 pages) 95 1 3.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Oceanography

Civilized By Tony Kellerhuis

echnology used nowadays improves society. Many specialized weapons have been produced to kill large quantities of people. Such as machine guns, and nuclear weapons. Many people have to live in constan ...

(1 pages) 59 0 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Consumer sovereignty

Consumer sovereignty is the determination by consumers, of the types andquantities of goods and services produced by the economy. But in today's society, doesthis "sovereig ...

(2 pages) 69 0 2.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Vitamin C

in a food. There was a known standard which we compared unknown factors against. We titrated known quantities of vitamin C measuring in drops the amount it took to turn the indophenol clear. The numb ...

(3 pages) 90 1 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

What Have We Learned From Three-Mile Island After 17 Years?

er. Nuclear power is on top of the listof forms of power available to generate electricities in the quantities, forms and reliability needed as we head towards the 21stcentury.Current operating nuclea ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.6 Apr/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Expirment: The effect of light on growing plants

ity of light and plant growth.Purpose:To determine how well plants grow in different kinds of light quantities, (colour).Hypothesis:The plant in white light will grow the best. The plant with red ligh ...

(3 pages) 139 1 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

The Relationships Between Scope Definition and Time Management

hat has been accomplished and is crucial to cost and schedule control. By measuring exact installed quantities, the scope can accurately determine a true physical percent complete, measure progress, a ...

(5 pages) 226 0 3.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Just in Time. 4 page overview of the principles of just-in-time production operations management

president of Toyota. In its simplest form, JIT program is directed towards ensuring that the right quantities are produced or purchased at the right time, and that there is no waste. Waste is defined ... underproduction, and it forces operations to work in coordination with one another. Only necessary quantities are produced or acquired.Kanban production controlA kanban (card in Japanese) is a card t ...

(6 pages) 713 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Field Experience Report Meeting Needs of Special Students in Elementary School

and two are considered "other" health impaired.3)Minorities: The teacher had no information on the quantities, she said that isn't something they pay attention to. Based on my own observation, I calc ...

(7 pages) 306 3 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Merchandising in sports marketing.

fined as all the activities having to do with the right merchandise at the right price at the right quantities at the right time in the right place with the proper controls. Marketing is the commercia ...

(9 pages) 195 1 3.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Nuclear Power, Is it safe?

has an extremely long half-life (4.5 billion years) and,therefore, is still present in fairly large quantities. U-238 makes up 99 percent ofthe uranium on the planet. Uranium-235 makes up about 0.7 pe ...

(4 pages) 86 1 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Distinguish between the law of diminishing returns and returns to scale.

point begin to fall.Returns to scale can only occur when no factors of production are fixed. If the quantities of all of the factors of production are increased, then output will also increase. Howeve ...

(3 pages) 24858 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Is bigger really better?

In her essay, Jean Leedom Wilkensen argues that Americans are obsessed with bigger sizes and larger quantities, and that we would rather have too much of something than too little of something. She be ...

(3 pages) 61 2 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This essay is about how to stay and in dhape and what to eat.

s the following week," there are no problems concerning the right foods , not in getting sufficient quantities of food. Each of the Lamas does his share of work in producing what he needed. All the wo ... is true that the Lamas are vegetarian, but not strictly so. They do use eggs, butter and cheese in quantities sufficient to serve certain functions of the brain, body and nervous system. However they ...

(6 pages) 47 0 3.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Hydrothermal Vents Imagine being on the ocean floor. You are ...

. They cause the surrounding water to increase to high levels of temperature and also release large quantities of hydrogen sulfide in the form of black smoke. Hydrothermal vents are located in the mid ...

(2 pages) 40 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Professional challenge

collect capital for its new developments. Robert Mondavi was issuing bonds many times in different quantities and every issue has different coupon rate, only some of them are callable as well as diff ...

(5 pages) 121 0 1.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

How does CD technology work?

hold music, data or computer software. CD's have become the standard medium for distributing large quantities of information in a small, extremely cheap, reliable and easy to manufacture package.Comp ...

(4 pages) 51 1 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Lathe Characteristics

les were developed, it became necessary to create machine tools capable of producing parts in large quantities.This report aims to consider five different "Types of Lathe" in relation to their manufac ... les were developed, it became necessary to create machine tools capable of producing parts in large quantities.Today an Engine Lathe can be defined as a power-driven, general-purpose machine tool used ...

(17 pages) 65 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The Industrial Revolution in America from power-driven machinery to manufacturing. How outside factors were

nized factories. The factory system mad mass production possible - the production of goods in large quantities. This development eliminated costly craftsmen who created one object from start to finish ...

(3 pages) 56 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics