Essays Tagged: "ten feet"

Christian catacombs

ay in the ground that leads to about forty-nine feet or more underground to a gallery that is about ten feet high. It then spreads out to other galleries and corridors that are wide enough for two gra ... w the burial areas became larger and larger until they grew into hundreds of miles of galleries and tens of thousands of tombs. More than sixty are in Rome.The Christians, during the time of persecuti ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

One page analysis on one Assyrian scuplture. (from 1076-612 B.C. The Assyrian Empire)

otecting. The size of the human headed bull is scary on its own considering its height is more than ten feet. The Lapis Lazuli looking beard that the bull is wearing reinforces the notion that these p ...

(1 pages) 36 0 3.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Alive, by Piers Paul Read, is the story of how a Uruguayan rugby team and their friends who survived for ten weeks in the Andes after their chartered plane to Chile crashed.

, by Piers Paul Read, is the story of how a Uruguayan rugby team and their friends who survived for ten weeks in the Andes after their chartered plane to Chile crashed. The plane took off on October 1 ... c hit when the view out the windows was not the lush green valleys of Chile but of a rocky mountain ten feet from the wing. The wing hit the mountain, broke off, and flipped over the body of the plane ...

(5 pages) 149 3 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Basketball.

orange, round ball through a hoop called a rim. The rims are placed at opposite ends of the court, ten feet above the ground. The rim is connected to a four by six foot backboard. Basketball is one o ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Descriptive Essay about a pitbull attacking basketball players at the basketball court 2 paragraph essay

corner of one of the basketball player's eyes he saw a dog. This mysterious dog stood no less than ten feet away. Not any dog, one of the most feared dogs ever, the Pitbull. Its reputation speaks for ... ase. Its dormant predator instinct can be awakened by the mistreatment of its owner. Pitbulls are often unpredictable. They can be friendly, loving, and playful in the presence of its master, but when ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Gladioli by Monet

ights the work. At first glance the painting is unassuming and appears to be rather dull in it's content and subject matter. Upon further review, one can begin to see the tremendous amount of skill an ... his piece. Up close the painting looks like a series of dots and random brush strokes, if one steps ten feet back the painting comes alive! Painted circa 1876, by Claude Monet, Gladioli is an o ...

(8 pages) 81 1 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Behind the Curtain of the Clinic.

child of a divorced doctor, I accompanied her four nights a month to the clinic, a fifteen feet by ten feet room with the acrid smells of alcohol and antibiotic. A white curtain divided the room in h ... y, as I pressed my sleepy eyes against the tattered holes. With an eleven year-old imagination, I often fancied the white curtain as the Great Wall separating my mother from me, and the emergency clin ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Descriptive essay: The Broken Leash

corner of one of the basketball player's eyes he saw a dog. This mysterious dog stood no less than ten feet away. Not any dog, one of the most feared dogs ever, the Pitbull. Its reputation speaks for ... r impossible to open and they have razor sharp teeth that penetrate steel with ease. Pitbulls are often unpredictable. They can be friendly, loving, and playful in the presence of its master, but when ...

(2 pages) 17 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

My fishing adventures.

ng reel, and throw my lure with the precision of a sharpshooter. I watch my Mirro-Lure splash about ten feet in front of my target. The landing of my lure was much louder than I had anticipated, so I ...

(1 pages) 19 1 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Basketball

jective of the game is to put the ball through a rim. The two rims are at each end of the court and ten feet above the ground. The pro size courts are 94 feet long and 50 feet wide. Every basket made ...

(3 pages) 6 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Favorite Moment

b gave me sweet feedback through the arms signaling that I've hit the ball decently. The ball lands ten feet away from the pin. I smile widely with a grin in my face because of the shot I hit.I sink t ...

(2 pages) 496 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Basketball

I have always wanted to fly. Hasn't everyone gotten the sensation to just want to fly away from everything or just fly to be flying? Ever since I wa ... nd I would move it up little by little as I could jump higher and higher until I could finally dunk ten feet. At the start of my sophomore year I could dunk it fairly easy. Everyone asked me ho ...

(4 pages) 407 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Reality of a dream (roughing i

the widow Brewster by saying, "The widow Brewster had struck it rich in the Golden Fleece and sold ten feet for $18,000 - she hadn't money enough to buy a crape bonnet before."(109). To this he repli ... raction of the miners who were not finding anything as Twain would later find out.The problem of listening to these stories was further enhanced by the prospectors lack of knowledge of what they were ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

How eagles live

cause it was thought that they preyed heavily on livestock.The golden eagles make nests that can be ten feet across, and are made on cliffs overlooking their hunting ground. A golden eagle often uses ...

(2 pages) 466 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

College Essay

went to school to become fashion designers.As a child, I had always loved art classes. In kindergarten, my parents left it up to me to decide whether I wanted to attend both morning and afternoon kin ... meant twice the art classes. I considered my options closely and went with the long day of kindergarten. All throughout my schooling I would always look forward to the days, we had art class. It did n ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Definition Paper : Living in Fear

Everyone has had to face it at one point in their lives. Whether you feel it when you are over ten feet off the ground, or when a certain insect lands on your shoulder, everyone has had an experi ... nervous system is activated , which means that the heart rate and blood pressure go up, and muscle tension increases, making movements more rigid and less fluid(1).? That does not sound very helpful. ...

(4 pages) 40 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Nothing to fear but fear it self

ouths.Everyone has had to face it at one point in their lives.Whether you feel it when you are over ten feet off the ground, or when a certain insect lands on your shoulder, everyone has had an experi ... ht response". An increase in adrenaline causes one's heart and breathing to accelerate, muscles tighten and sweat glands to activate, it also triggers a release of stored sugar, increased metabolic ra ...

(2 pages) 28 0 1.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

My Life Line

have a special ray just for her. She was petite, but her strength made her seem as though she were ten feet tall, and the way she wore her clothes always seemed to tell just a smidge about her person ... on being. She always seemed to happy and enjoying anything you set in front of her. Her smile was often wide and consistent, always giving the impression of being tranquil. Her smile always appeared t ...

(11 pages) 13 0 3.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays