Essays Tagged: "traffic jams"

Traffic Control

Traffic Control: The Need For ChangeAs the population of the United States dramatically increases an ... increases and the number of vehicles on the nation's roads and highways skyrockets, new methods of traffic control and organization have become necessary, by utilizing new methods of transportation o ... ociety, costing between $300 billion and $700 billion per year. These expenses are caused mainly by traffic accidents, traffic jams, and the environmental hazards created by the large number of vehicl ...

(15 pages) 152 0 4.7 Dec/1994

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Traffic Control

Traffic Control: The Need For ChangeAs the population of the United States dramatically increases an ... increases and the number of vehicles on the nation's roads and highways skyrockets, new methods of traffic control and organization have become necessary, by utilizing new methods of transportation o ... ociety, costing between $300 billion and $700 billion per year. These expenses are caused mainly by traffic accidents, traffic jams, and the environmental hazards created by the large number of vehicl ...

(15 pages) 231 0 4.8 Dec/1994

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Venice's rising water problem

the canals and waterways are used for transportation and from time to time are known to have a few traffic jams. As he admired the wonderful architecture of the city he began to ponder "Would we be b ...

(2 pages) 57 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

The paper describes the genesis of Internet2.

l coordinating and operating unitc.Establishing QOS (Quality of Service)d.Fear of low bandwidth and traffic jamse.Costf.Creation of standard MiddlewareIII.Benefits and Recommendations for IT Managersa ...

(1 pages) 42 0 1.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Natural Capitalism Is it possible to create new jobs, restore our environment, and promote social stability. Are the solutions creative, practical, and profitable?

became the most wasteful society on the planet. Most of us know it. There is the waste we can see: traffic jams, irreparable VCRs, Styrofoam coffee cups, landfills; the waste we can't see: Superfund ...

(10 pages) 122 1 4.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Stress the way Hiedegger Sees it

n contact with outside things that effect our normal being-in-the-world like no food in the fridge, traffic jams, and being late. When situations like these occur, the normal, what we are use to, is g ... unication. We were raised and told by our parents and friends to stress out in situations such as a traffic jam or being late for something. We see those as an interference of our being-in-the-world a ...

(3 pages) 71 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

H.G.Wells "The Time Machine" Book Report

est science fiction book ever.Before airplanes, space travel and atomic energy, before freeways and traffic jams, poison gas and tanks and just before the dawn of the twentieth century, a nameless inv ...

(3 pages) 52 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Traffic is developing rapidly all round the world at present. What are the traffic problems in your country? What causes these problems? Make some recommendations.

ities. However, it must be admitted that, along with the benefits of the rapid development of urban traffic, have come certain problems. One of the biggest problems, in my opinion, is- traffic jams in ... re rapidly than the building of roads. No sooner has a new road been completed and opened to public traffic than it is crowded with all kinds of vehicles. Second, there seem to be too many private car ...

(1 pages) 49 1 3.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Respose to "He-y, Come on Ou-t!" by Shinichi Hoshi.

elaxation. But what about a life filled with ringing cell phones, angry bosses, tight deadlines and traffic jams? Living with these aggravations causes us stress, anger and chaos, but what are the ben ...

(2 pages) 22 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Creative Propaganda

se not, as you don't like the 7.5% Provincial Sales Tax and the soaring oil price... You loathe the traffic jams, and Canada's national debts... All of these problems we are facing in this country can ...

(2 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Unsafe driving

he impulsive driving is the disinterest of the roads safety. The teen boys keep driving through red traffic light. They drive on the sidewalks anytime there are traffic jams. They don't concede about ... driving and the chatting on the phone. Sometimes because they are in hurry the run through many red traffic lights. They don't realize the soul worthy and the dangerous they are getting themselves int ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

College Entrance Essay about how when I was young and who I am.

Riding my bike I started out onto a street familiar to traffic jams, making sure I stayed on the sidewalk, and continued all the way to the corner and turn ...

(2 pages) 31 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Changing the transportation system in Hanoi city- Vietnam.

has ever stayed in Hanoi for only one day can tell what the most pressing problem in this city is: traffic. There are so many limitations on the infrastructure of the city: the traffic system is not ... en in use in Canada and the US as well as being acknowledged in many other countries.As I said, the traffic problem nowadays in Hanoi is extremely complicated. High population density of city centre a ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.2 Oct/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

My encounter of cross-culture with a British man

n Miri. Miri in my own description would be a wonderful place to live in, as it is a small town, no traffic jams, with beautiful beaches and lots more. But what surprised me was that, a British man, a ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Electricity

ithout electricity the lights go off, water is not heated, the television goes off, and outside the traffic lights do not work and as a result the city is immediately congested with traffic jams and c ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Patience

her no matter how far we have to go. Only few people live near metro-stations and avoid standing in traffic-jams. I do not belong to this category and I have to stand in traffic-jams on my way to the ...

(2 pages) 454 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Wood Stock 1969

gust 18, 1969. The festival closed the New York State Thruway and created one of the Nation's worst traffic jams. It also inspired a bunch of local and state laws to ensure that nothing like it would ...

(7 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Long-distance Cycling

You don¡¦t need to worry about traffic jams when going to your destination, you don¡¦t need to ride a roller coaster t ... anticipate and avoid hazards in advance. First you should study route-related information, such as traffic volume, topography (hills, curves), and road surface condition, which can be obtained from m ...

(4 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

New York City (NYC) - The City that Never Sleeps

many choices when you come to NYC.        When you drive in NYC, you get stuck in traffic jams. You hear are people yelling and cursing out of their driver side windows and horns ho ...

(2 pages) 739 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The 2008 Olympic Games bring China more benefit or not?

n limited by the government. Everyday some cars cannot drive out according to day one of 'odd-even' traffic. In fact, it is a good way to control the traffic problems. There are some measures make the ... s make the transportation more convenient for people to go out. For instance, day one of 'odd-even' traffic reduces the traffic jams effectively. The 2008 Olympic Games Official Website demonstrates t ...

(2 pages) 14 0 1.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues