Essays Tagged: "sum of money"

Money Today; A comparative essay between "Paper" by Catherine Lim and "The Winner" by Barbara Kimenye

itself around an elderly gentleman named Pius who is forced to deal with the acquisition of a large sum of money. While the two stories contain characters, which hold different values they both hold a ...

(2 pages) 39 0 4.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Burning Down the Doll House.....In the play A Doll's House, by Henrik Ibsen because of the slamming door, and all that went before it, most readers would identify with Nora and not Torvald.

a woman faced in the late nineteenth century, Nora went behind her husband's back, borrowed a large sum of money, forged her father's signature, and went on to pay it off with hopes of Torvald never h ...

(5 pages) 366 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Holiday

g soon, we have been saving for an international holiday together for years. Finally we have a nice sum of money in the bank and our trip looks like it is actually going to happen, So far we have both ...

(4 pages) 92 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"Jurassic Park". Comparison of the book (Crichton) and the movie (Spielberg)

urned.After this "construction accident," the worker's family was suing Jurassic Park for a sizable sum ofmoney. The family sent out a lawyer to the island to see if the park is safe, and if its the c ...

(2 pages) 84 1 4.3 Oct/1996

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

Comparison of two companies (financially)

ancial company of my choice. The appraisal was requested by the chairman who would like to invest a sum of money on behalf of the employees of Tasker Lynch plc.This report has been prepared to analyse ... ,078DIVIDED BY SHAREHOLDERS FUND 159,683 148,661 154,378TIMES BY 100TOTAL 5.445 4.51% 3.90%Table 2. Summary of ratios1993 1994 1995LIQUIDITYCURRENTBooker Plc 1.06 0.96 1.01Nurdin & Peacock Plc 0.9 ...

(10 pages) 298 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

This essay, Reality TV, explores why reality tv has become so popular.

hese people's lives are broadcasted for millions of people to watch, as they compete to win a large sum of money. But in every show there are only one winner and the rest of the people going home usua ...

(5 pages) 408 4 4.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Uniforms: An Idea That Just Doesn't Fit -- An essay refuting mandatory school uniforms.

dults and especially students are not made of money. The initial cost of a uniform requires a large sum of money that students in high school simply do not possess. Along with the primary cost, unifor ...

(3 pages) 219 4 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Backstreet Abortions

ere usually performed at the pregnant woman's house, she would pay the man/woman who performed it a sum of money. Then the abortion would be performed and after it was over the person would leave the ...

(1 pages) 444 7 2.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Egg donation-playing with god.

s mothers that are not able to have children a chance to capture their dream. There is even a great sum of money given to the woman who donates her eggs. This is a great idea for both women, especiall ... nated by an anonymous woman and then stored in a freezer or tank until used by a woman in need. I assumed name, address, and personal traits were keep concealed from the woman receiving the eggs, but ...

(3 pages) 50 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Detailed summary of Othello by Shakespeare.

hello's command is arguing with Roderigo, a wealthy Venetian. Roderigo has paid Iago a considerable sum of money to spy on Othello for him, since he wishes to take Othello's girlfriend, Desdemona as h ... the Turkish problem, the Duke sends Othello by ship to Cyprus to fight the Turkish fleet, we can presume are already at sea (Lines 210-240).After some discussion, Desdemona who neither Othello nor Bra ...

(71 pages) 578 6 4.5 May/2003

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

Persuasive essay- Raisin in the Sun Mama was not justifed in giving Walter the money to finance his liquor store.

ot justified in giving Walter the money, because Walter is so selfish that he cannot handle a large sum of money responsibly, also Walter doesn't realize how unrealistic his dream is, and lastly, Mama ... tention to nothing but getting Mama to give him money to give him money when the check comes. His assumptions that nothing could be more than goal start to tear his family apart.Walter expresses that ...

(2 pages) 66 0 2.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

A Literary Analysis of "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson

rary to the first thing that comes to a reader's mind when they think of winning the lottery; a big sum of money. The reader sees both literal and metaphorical meaning of this story because for one it ... setting takes place in the town square, where the story starts out with "the fresh warmth of a full-summer day; the flowers were blossoming profusely and the grass was richly green." An ambience of ch ...

(6 pages) 407 2 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The novel, entitled GREAT EXPECTATIONS, was written by the remarkable Charles Dickens. My report tackles the overall view of the story including the characters & their backgrounds.

ll kinds--- not all of them the best kind of people.Mr. Abel Magwitch- the convict who willed a big sum of money to Pip.MINOR CHARACTERSMr. and Mrs. Hubble- the wheel maker and his wife.Biddy- an orph ... of troubleBentley Drummle- the other student with Startop and Pip. He got married with EstellaSHORT SUMMARYIt was Christmas Eve. Pip visited hi parents'grave on the deserted marshes. Suddenly, a huge ...

(6 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Burning Down the Doll House

a woman faced in the late nineteenth century, Nora went behind her husband's back, borrowed a large sum of money, forged her father's signature, and went on to pay it off with hopes of Torvald never h ...

(5 pages) 57 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Parables why study parables?

master was going to leave for some long amount of time and he decided to leave his three servents a sum of money to see what they would do with it. To the first servent he gave 4000 silver pieces, to ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The start of World War II

things. Including giving away their territories, accepting total blame for the war, paying a large sum of money, signing an armistice, and having a restricted army. For that, the Germans were very up ...

(2 pages) 47 0 3.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Adventures Of Huck Finn Setting: Late 1800's a...

g the Mississippi River Plot: When the book begins, the main character, Huck Finn possesses a large sum of money. This causes his delinquent lifestyle to change drastically. Huck gets an education, an ...

(3 pages) 34 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Summaries of Acts Othello

Othello's command arguing with Roderigo, a wealthy Venetian. Roderigo has paid Iago a considerable sum of money to spy on Othello for him, since he wishes to take Othello's girlfriend, Desdemona as h ... hich he found; to his suspicious mistress Bianca who reluctantly starts to copy it's patterning (presumably its strawberry motif / design) for him.Act IV.Iago fans the flames of Othello's distrust and ...

(9 pages) 36 0 1.0 Jun/2004

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

Homework 2 How good is the Exponential Function Discounting Formula? An Experimental Study.

inter-temporal choice derive subjective discount rates by applying the exponential function to the sum of money in the subjects' benefit-cost responses. However, studies in psychology question the ab ... omaly reported in the experimental literature is the negative relationship between the time and the sum of the cash flow and the derived (implicit) subjective discount rates. This is anomalous because ...

(1 pages) 1131 0 4.3 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

This is an Article analysis for an Economics class. Examines the US economy and inflation.

If someone earns a sum of money, and saves it rather than spends it, then, in no way can a person be losing wealth if n ... ederal Reserve System continuously adding more money into the economy. The article I have chosen to summarize examines the U.S. economy of today mainly the food and energy prices that have rose sharpl ...

(2 pages) 128 2 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management