Essays Tagged: "snout"

About all Sharks

cies. These sharks are easy to recongnize due to the fact that they posses an ellongated blade like snout that is lined with sharp teeth along the edges, thus, the name saw sharks.SQUALIFORMES: The or ... of about 82 species. These sharks are characterized by their slender, cylinder-shaped bodies, long snouts with shortened mouths.HEXANCHIFORMES: The Hexanchiformes or cow sharks, comprise of two famil ...

(3 pages) 108 0 4.1 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Chapters 7-8 Study Questions: Lord of the Flies by William Golding (If you like the essay, please rate it good, and I will e-mail you the original [free of errors caused by the wesite] copy).

boar only five yards away, he flung the foolish wooden stick that he carried, saw it hit the great snout and hang there for a moment? (123). This event suggests that Ralph may possess hunting skills ...

(4 pages) 50 0 3.4 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Information About CrayFish

ve, red, and orange. They have a joined head and thorax, and a segmented body. The head has a sharp snout, and the eyes are on moveable stalks. I have included a drawing of the internal anatomy on the ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Bats and their camoflauge, as well as common bat myths.

can find their food by the smell of the ripening fruit. Nectar seeking bats gather pollen on their snout, and by going from flower to flower help create new plants.EYES: Bats are not blind! For examp ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Contrast of two versions of Macbeth's Beliefs.

rds! Their faces were ugly and green (in some cases). They had a huge blemish on their end of their snout. They had a power of any creature that they wanted. They could have the power of a snake. They ...

(4 pages) 29 0 4.0 Oct/2003

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

Green Tree Frog.

s tail long and pointed, its body green with a sulphur or ivory stripe on the side of the head from snout to eye. After 55 to 63 days, the tadpoles transform to adults. This takes place from July 2 to ...

(6 pages) 39 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

All About Sharks-seven paragraphs

contains five species. These sharks are easy to recognize because they have an elongated blade like snout that is lined with sharp teeth along the edges, which gives them the name saw sharks. Hexanchi ...

(3 pages) 32 1 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

African Elephants

imals in the world, they are the second tallest, and are the only animals that have a long muscular snout and two long, curved tusks. They are highly intelligent and very strong animals. Elephants are ...

(5 pages) 26 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Book Report "The Dolphin, Cousin to Man" By: Robert Stenuit 167 pages

taceans. Dolphins and porpoises are very similar in appearance. Their chief difference occur in the snout and teeth. Dolphins have a beak like snout and cone shaped teeth. Porpoises have a rounded sno ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Research Report- Medicinal Plants - Dandelion Plant By: AR

n form clocks, which are round balls with parachutes of hairs. Commonly known as a Blow Ball, Swine Snout, Piss-a-beds, Lion's Tooth, Priests Crown, Pu Gong Ying, and the King of Weeds, the dandelion ...

(8 pages) 45 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

Mariana Fruit Bat

partial resemblance to the Grey fox (Vulpes vulpes).They are of considerable size; the length from snout to fundament being at largest twenty-five centimeters. Startlingly, the bat does not in actual ...

(3 pages) 17 0 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Tiger Shark essay, brief overview

that grow together to form stripes that fade with maturity. It has a large, thick body with a blunt snout. The first dorsal fin is much longer than the second. The caudal fin is long and pointed. Ther ...

(1 pages) 17 1 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Literature Answer on "A Midsummer Nights Dream" by Willaim Shakespeare

ch the mechanicals (common folk/workmen) Peter Quince, Mister Snug, Nick Bottom, Francis Flute, Tom Snout and Robin Starveling are performing their play in front of the nobles and royalty at the three ...

(2 pages) 12 0 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > A Midsummer Night's Dream

Disecting a Fetal Pig - Lab report

igDissecting TrayForceps and probeObservationsUsing a ruler, measure the length of the pig from the snout to the tail. Use graph to estimate the age of the fetal pig.30cm = 12 days oldLocate the liver ...

(4 pages) 75 0 1.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

An essay comparing "The Poison Tree" by William Blake to "The Soliloquy of the Spanish Cloister" by Robert Browning: How the poets write about bitterness and hatred.

y mocking Brother Lawrence: "What's the Latin name for "parsley"? What's the Greek name for Swine's Snout?"The speaker's anger in The Poison Tree is shown differently. We don't know the original sourc ... ence in a mocking approach, "What's the Latin name for "Parsley"? What's the Greek name for Swine's Snout?" and refers to him as a "Saint".To bring this essay on comparing how bitterness and hatred is ...

(5 pages) 23 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Kangaroos -

as adapted to life in the grasslands. It has stronger legs for leaping. Its feet are also wide. Its snout is longer and more pointed for finding berries. It also can hear better because there are more ... ight of six feet and a weight of up to two hundred pounds. Kangaroos have a small deerlike head and snout. It has large sensitive ears and eyes. Its forelimbs are short and are used for only a couple ...

(7 pages) 1531 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

This Mysterious Road...

feel the misted air and its polluted surroundings. I force a couple steps forward sniffing with my snout stretched out in the air – the odours becoming more clear and disturbing while finally com ...

(4 pages) 343 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

REPTILIA: SQUAMATA: IGUANIDAE Crotaphytus collaris This is a species account.

es), plump-bodied lizard which is characterized by a long, round tail and a large head with a blunt snout. The dorsal colorations within this specie varies greatly, the C. collaris can have a black or ...

(6 pages) 3259 0 5.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

REPTILIA: TESTUDINES: CARETTOCHELYIDAE CARETTOCHELYS INSCULPTA This is a species account on the Carettochelys insculpta or also known as the Fly River turtle or the Pig-nosed turtle

ge. One other distinguishing feature of the turtle's head is its prominent nose. A soft, trunk-like snout with two large openings at the end has given the turtles its name: Pig-Nosed Turtle (Ernst &am ...

(5 pages) 1172 0 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Lord of the Flies by Sir William Gerald Golding

tional and psychological changes in his behavior. As I was reading about him spearing a boar in the snout, his first reactions, I thought, were funny because he seemed really surprised at himself as h ...

(7 pages) 5 0 3.0 May/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding