Essays Tagged: "Traffic light"

Traffic Light Sequences

MEI Mechanics-1 Maths course-workAn investigation into automatic Traffic LightsTable of contents 2Introduction 3Question 3Aims 3Simplifications and Assumptions 4Road ... plifications and Assumptions 4Road 4Traffic Lights 4Vehicles 4General assumptions. 4SEQUENCE OF THE TRAFFIC LIGHT 5MODEL 1 5Maximum distance travelled in order for a vehicle to clear the system 5Perio ... rt, my aim is to attempt to determine the factors that affect the pattern of operation of temporary traffic lights in operation while roadworks or another obstruction is blocking one lane of a two-way ...

(4 pages) 117 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

"The Green Light" a significant symbol in "The Great Gatsby", by F. Scott Fitzgerald

he two are very different. A sign is an object which signifies something else. For example, a green traffic light instructs drivers to proceed. A symbol is much more complex than this. A symbol may al ...

(4 pages) 132 0 3.3 May/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Request for a traffic signal to be placed at an intersection...This essay is how proposals are to be written.

From: Nicole Mason, C/O Residents of Edgewood ApartmentsDate: October 2, 2003Subject: Request for a Traffic Signal at the Intersection of Edgewood Apts., Union St., and Moseley Ave.ProblemAs residents ... at 134 Union St., we would like to petition the city of Westfield to investigate the placement of a traffic signal at the intersection of the Edgewood Apartment Complex driveway, Union St. and Moseley ...

(3 pages) 122 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Is this Made For a Boy? Does it Matter?

One day driving home from a long day's work, while stopped at a traffic light you happen to glance over and see a little boy playing on the sidewalk with his little ...

(3 pages) 30 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

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

"Echoless Creis" a description of a shopkeeper.

The clunking sounds bring me out of my reverie while I sit and wait for the traffic signal to open. It is Saturday afternoon and I wait through the busy Mall road traffic which ... een the inapt location of the stall."Beep! Beep..."All of a sudden I realize that I am blocking the traffic from moving on as the traffic signal is now open.As I drive home, I think about the unfortun ...

(1 pages) 2089 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Analysis Of The Second Coming

of "The Second Coming" From aural to visual, warnings come in a variety of different ways. Be it a traffic light or a siren, they all have a specific way of giving one a message. William Butler Yeats ...

(2 pages) 37 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

American Beauty

ome years. The biggest population boom we experienced in our small, suburban town was solved with a traffic light, and no one has heard of the "big dig", Boston's favorite controversy. One of the firs ... itical to its success. The carbon monoxide level in Boston will drop 12 percent citywide by keeping traffic in motion instead of sitting idle like it does today. Thanks to the world's most powerful ai ...

(2 pages) 6 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Traffic Signals:An Introduction

Introduction In this unit we will investigate the basic principles of traffic signal design. We will consider only the case of an isolated intersection with no conflictin ... e reasons for signalising an intersection · Be able to define the main parameters of traffic signal operation · Understand the saturation flow model for a signalised inte ... r issues in signalised intersection operation.Resources The major references for current Australian traffic signal practice are: Akçelik, R. (1981) Traffic Signals: Capacity and Timing Analysis ...

(29 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Car Stereos: Booming Ethics

ms in cars. Everyone's heard it, or will hear it, from some car cruising the street or stopped at a light. Many counties and states have already put laws in effect, such as Kane County in Illinois, is ... and impoundment. People at least turn the bass down, or pause the music, when you pull up to a stop light, the light will be red for a maximum of 3 minutes, not a big deal. In neighborhoods or residen ...

(3 pages) 455 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers