Essays Tagged: "swimming pools"

The Progressive Era

Christian Association) was founded. This association opened libraries, sponsored classes, and built swimming pools/handball courts, for the good of the city. A major supporter and leader of this refor ...

(3 pages) 258 1 3.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Chlorine

temperature is a dark, reddish-brown), tetraethyl lead, and killing germs in water, particularly in swimming pools and hot tubs.Like every member of the halogen group, chlorine has a tendency to gain ... temperature is a dark, reddish-brown), tetraethyl lead, and killing germs in water, particularly in swimming pools and hot tubs.Electron Dot ModelClAdditional InformationChlorine was the first substan ...

(2 pages) 66 0 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Dumping in our Waters. This essay explains the vast water pollution we have in our waters.

hing, irrigating crops, and cooling industrial processes, not to mention leisure industries such as swimming pools and water sports centers. (Internet Source) Despite our dependence on water, we use i ...

(5 pages) 164 1 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

John Cheever's "The Swimmer".

y "The Swimmer" starts off reasonably enough. The protagonist, Neddy Merrill, is lounging about the swimming pool at the home of his friends, the Westerhazys, when a peculiar thought occurs to him: th ... the home of his friends, the Westerhazys, when a peculiar thought occurs to him: there are so many swimming pools between his current location and his own home eight miles away that he can literally ...

(3 pages) 110 0 2.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What is the theme of John Cheever's short story, "The Swimmer"?

lly accompanying one much younger than he, attempt to journey home through a cluster of neighboring swimming pools? The answer can be found by a slight stretch of the imagination. Cheever has left roo ... oints to marital problems between the couple, an indication that Ned pays little attention to.A few swimming pools later, time is obviously progressing much faster than Ned is allotting to. "We've bee ...

(3 pages) 92 1 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Skateboarding (New subject: Sciences: Sports: Classification)

reestyle.The first type of competition is vert or vertical riding. Vert competitions began in empty swimming pools, but are now held in large half pipes. A half pipe is considered the more difficult o ...

(1 pages) 29 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

PH and Health Problems

ecome much more severe.2. PH is a measure of acidity or alkalinity. PH tests can be done on soil or swimming pools. An esophageal pH test measures how often stomach acid flows into the lower esophagus ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Swiss Family Robinson. How technology has made us lazy and un self-sufficient

just transportation today boats are used for pleasure, or even marriages. They have boats with big swimming pools, dining areas, tennis courts and even the movie theaters on-board. Many years ago abo ...

(6 pages) 21 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

History Of Swimming

The History Of Swimming In this report I'm going to teach you all I know about the history of swimming. Arc ... know about the history of swimming. Archaeological and other evidence had given us the belief that swimming has been practiced as early as 2500 BC. In the earliest time recorded, it took place in Egy ... . In the earliest time recorded, it took place in Egypt, Assyria, Greece, and Rome. In Rome, swimming was part of the education of elementary age boys. The boys had no choice if they wanted to ...

(1 pages) 1039 0 3.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Global warming

rain and snowfall might get hotter and drierLess water would be available for drinking, showers and swimming pools.Some plants and animals might become extinct because of the heatThese problems affect ... biggest problem for me would be, if less water would be not be available for drinking, showers and swimming pools, we won’t be able to have enough water to go round, not only for us but for the ...

(4 pages) 34 0 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Fat Kids

now surfing the net is common for children and teenagers. Many new technologies have taken over the swimming pools, swing sets, and tree forts. These electronic activities are one of the main reason k ...

(1 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Political Involvement. Australian history and politics and the voting system.

egislation and they make rules called by-laws. They are responsible for- parks, rubbish collection, swimming pools, street lighting, child care centres and kindergartens. Council members are called al ...

(4 pages) 25 1 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Australian Aboriginal Policies

ditions, they still could not vote and were not allowed to enter a number of public facilities like swimming pools, pubs, clubs, hotels and public toilet.Early in the 1965, some Aboriginal activists, ...

(2 pages) 20 0 1.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

CHEMISTRY HSC MODULE 2 - THE ACIDIC ENVIRONMENT

acidity and basicity.Indicators are used for several things such as monitoring or finding the pH of swimming pools or testing the acidity of soil.Testing pH of swimming poolsPH of swimming pools shoul ...

(16 pages) 35 1 5.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Meningococcal Disease

(1 pages) 753 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Strawberry Creek Environmental Impact Assessment

parking lot capable of holding 50 cars. A short distance up Centennial Drive from Strawberry Canyon swimming pools. Proposal includes planting some Monterrey pines as part of landscaping.Geographic an ...

(6 pages) 26 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science