Essays Tagged: "small portion"

Mithraism

Mithristic festivities.It seems the beliefs of Mithra are becoming quite unpopular in Rome. Only a smallportion of my fellow soldiers still belong to the brotherhood, and the soldiers are the onlyone ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Location of Brazil

Brazil is not all in the south side of the world. With the equator running through north Brazil, a small portion of Brazil, a small portion of Brazil is in the northern hemisphere. Brazil is bordered ...

(3 pages) 120 2 2.6 May/1995

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Chapter 8 Plot Summary: Lord of the Flies by William Golding

est Ralph watched him" (140). As a result of this upset, Jack abandoned the group of boys, taking a small portion of them with him to form a separate clan on the island.The newly formed clan was led b ... ting. Jack, fearing the nt presence of the "beast" on the island, instructed his hunters to leave a small portion of each of their kills behind as a type of sacrifice to the "beast," in the hopes that ...

(2 pages) 62 1 3.9 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

How Technological changes affected industry workers in the 19th Century (timed)

. No longer were workers themselves making a complete individual product, but rather constructing a small portion of a product. For example, a worker would not build an entire car; instead he would me ... s. While labor unions were generally regarded as unsuccessful they did revolutionized the industry. Small individual voices of descent that could not be heard before now spoke out in a booming tone of ...

(2 pages) 158 1 4.3 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Jollibee Foods Corporation-A Case Study

tapped by the UP Foundation, Inc. (UPFI) to manage an equity fund of 2.5 million pesos, which is a small portion of their 260 million peso endowment fund. The interests earned from the fund, which is ... investing in the stock market is something new to UPFI; hence, they are only willing to set aside a small amount from its fund for such an investment. However, it is very probable that UPFI would be w ...

(10 pages) 531 1 4.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Rehabilatation of criminals, Awaste of time or worth the effort?

become a way of life for some individuals who fall short of society's norms; however, it is only a small portion of criminals who commit the majority of the crimes. It is no longer rare to be a victi ...

(3 pages) 118 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

"Hunger as an idealogy."

"Light 'n Fit" yogurt. The advertisement consists of a picture of a cup of blueberry yogurt with a small spoon in front of it. Above the picture, the advertisement claims : "100 calories. 0% fat. Pro ... ay notice that even though there is an entire cup of yogurt waiting to be engulfed, there is only a small portion of yogurt on a spoon that no one is partaking in. What is this advertisement attemptin ...

(3 pages) 84 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"The Pianist."

g - these rumors prove to be true. While most of the Jewish population was taken away and killed, a small portion of them were kept to do manual labor for near to nothing.The Nazis in the movie were t ...

(2 pages) 62 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"The Great Gatsby" Film Review.

he dialogues - and clearly not even all the dialogues in the book, but the conversations are only a small portion of the book itself and stand little significance. The book was considered famous partl ...

(2 pages) 52 0 2.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Coral Reefs: Why We Must Save Them.

Coral Reefs: Why We Must Save ThemThe world's coral reefs while covering only a small portion of the ocean floor are home to approximately 25 percent of the marine animal life and ... gest barrier reef in the world," (About).The third type of reef is the patch reef. "Patch reefs are small isolated reefs that grow up form the open bottom of the island platform or continental shelf. ... led coral bleaching, (437). Corals are very sensitive to temperature sensitive and thrive in a very small temperature range. This range runs from approximately 65 degrees F. to about 85 degrees F. Whe ...

(9 pages) 151 0 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Oceanography

Classism: The Unspoken Ism upper class vs lower classes current state in America and how it effects the people who live under these conditions and possibly, what we could do about it.

ity of education is lower. If this is the case we have to ask why. In many areas of America, only a small portion of the schools funding comes from the federal government, most comes from local proper ... idea. Without an education in our society you don't have the ticket to opportunity. You have a much smaller chance of becoming a lawyer if you can't make it past high school. In America today we requi ...

(3 pages) 53 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

This essay covers the issue of single sex schools in America

Child Behind (Toppo)." The new law allows school districts with single sex schools to compete for a small portion of $450 million for innovative programs. It also states that the school districts can ... of a good education, not a sex-segregated environment, makes a difference. These properties include small classes, a rigorous curriculum, high standards, discipline, good teachers, and attention elimi ...

(5 pages) 99 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

The Palestinians have the right to resist Zionism and the occupation of the rogue State of Israel.

naan in ancient times. Although the 12 tribes of Israel did exist in ancient times, they had a very small portion of the land, and their descendants were the 9% of Palestinians that were Jewish in 189 ...

(3 pages) 109 5 2.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Slavery in New England

he same kinds of jobs to do. They mostly did housework or outdoor work. Colonists that only owned a small portion of land generally had one or two slaves just to help out around the house. Housework c ...

(2 pages) 13 0 2.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Harriet Tubman and Dorothea Dix

Kennedy, " Few will have the greatness to bend history itself, but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this gene ... el Jordan or Mother Theresa, but each of us, through our actions, can make a huge difference in our small world. When combined all of our actions have the power to change the course of man. Indeed, tw ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Color" A short example of how to use 'color' in writing.

y becomes a huge rainbow, but with only three colors. First there is a line of gold staining just a small portion of the horizon. Just above that is a pale bluish-white portion a few times thicker tha ...

(1 pages) 662 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Knowledge Management is barely enough.

edge circulated into explicit knowledge and recorded in knowledge managing system only represents a small portion of the entire tacit knowledge an organization has. Several other contingencies or appl ...

(2 pages) 78 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Roosevelt's New Deal.

e stock market crashing and the unemployment rates skyrocketed as businesses shut down. Only a very small portion of the population actually held stock. The cause of the Great Depression was really a ... . However, most Americans gladly embraced the New Deal as saving the country despite its relatively small accomplishments. Roosevelt was criticized for spending as much as he did on his programs, but ...

(12 pages) 130 1 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

The Great West

Texas to join the union very badly and they also fought the British hard for Oregon. By 1945 only a small portion of Oregon was in control by the government and Texas was practically part of the union ...

(3 pages) 39 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Obesity

born with. People who tend to eat foods that are high in fat or contain a lot of calories in just a small portion are more likely to gain weight than people who fill their plates with large amount but ...

(2 pages) 47 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases