Essays Tagged: "Truck"

Story of how our group of friends does petty crimes to strenghten the bond between us. This story is about a toilet flying out of the back of the truck, yes I said TOILET.

lkshakes at people, stealing candy from kids on Halloween, to throwing garbage out of the back of a truck.One sunny Saturday afternoon, we were driving around the city when we saw somebody throwing aw ... s had an evil grin on our face. All of us were thinking the same: That toilet has to fly off of the truck. We pulled over and loaded it on the truck making sure that no one saw us. Than with a simple ...

(2 pages) 56 0 2.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Describes the three most popular types of trucks. Low riders, stock, and 4X4. advantages and disadvantages to each.

Flashy, low-ridin' Chevy trucks cruise down the highway reaching excessively high speeds. The drivers in the slow trucks bein ... street, cutting through the mountains, or simply for commuting, can be met by one of three types of trucks. These trucks make up the categories of "stock trucks", " 4X4's", and "low-riders".Stock truc ... thing but transportation to the driver. These drivers, who lack style consciousness, purchase their trucks and never lay a wrench on them thereafter. The lack of style consciousness is obvious due to ...

(2 pages) 61 1 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Mechanical Engineering

Stress

Now your dad who lives in Washington, told you last April that he is going to send you down his old truck and you will have it by summer time. Which is very good because you and your mom have to share ... the car. And it doesn't help whenyou both want the car! So, it's 2 months into summer and still no truck but the fighting between you and your mom increases tremendously for the car! Dad says "Well I ...

(4 pages) 79 1 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Why The Ford Ranger is a better vehicle than the Chevy S-10.

Blue Oval or Bow Tie? The Battle of Mini TrucksCompetition has existed between The Ford Motor Company and the General Motors Company since ea ... The Ford Motor Company and the General Motors Company since each was established as a major car and truck manufacturer. One of the biggest battles between the two companies is the production and distr ... companies is the production and distribution of the Ford Ranger and the Chevy S-10. Both of the two trucks are similar in size, shape, price, safety, and in several other features and options. To choo ...

(4 pages) 51 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Andres Captured

Task; to create an alternate chapter for the book 'Talking in Whisphers'The truck pulled to a halt, everyone jolting forwards before lurching back against the cold iron benches ... e jolting forwards before lurching back against the cold iron benches mounted onto the walls of the truck. Wire ties bound the hands of the prisoners - trussed up like animals awaiting their death. Th ... d ever do harm to him physically.The time had come, Andres knew it - a commotion erupted around the truck, sounds of soldier's boots on hard gravel surrounded the area, casting shadows through the lig ...

(6 pages) 48 2 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Hidden in the dark by Vanita Suthar GCSE coursework

m the bushes, suddenly the only sound heard at that moment was the roaring sound of the engine as a truck with a open back come out from the shield of trees. It was parked near where the two other men ... ments passed then after some fiddling around the tall man took the end of the rope walked up to the truck and tied it to the end of the truck. He hit the side twice as a signal to start, so the third; ...

(5 pages) 38 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Truck / a real life story of the sentimental value of a young man's first truck.

My TruckIt was a hot summer day when my grandfather suggested that I should drive that truck. It was an ... summer day when my grandfather suggested that I should drive that truck. It was an old Chevy ranch truck. I know my grandfather just wanted to get it off of his property. I got it for about twenty do ... ections could go on, but i think you get the point. If you do not get the point I will tell you. My truck is a piece of crap, but it is mine and I like it. It gets me around town, around the ranch and ...

(2 pages) 17 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Mechanical Engineering

Gift of a thousand worlds Part one

ugh the cracks of the sidewalk. Lance was the son of half rich parents. His parents died when their truck went off a cliff, his family who weren't as successful used up all the money left for him, and ... , and Lance was thrown into the orphanage. He swore that he would someday get his revenge. A truck roared down the road behind them swerving, but Clara was to busy watching for the bus to come ...

(1 pages) 385 15 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The Dead Wood - Creative Writing Story

aced towards it almost tripping over his own feet in the tangled weeds and roots. The lights of the truck blinded Michael as he stepped onto the track. What a relief it was to find the car. He approac ... rah!! Sarah where are you?"Sarah where as you...?" He cried into his hands.Michael climbed into the truck and sounded the horn."Sarah!! Where are you!!?" He screamed once again.He set off down the tra ...

(3 pages) 47 1 5.0 Oct/2004

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

First Person Narrative about Plowing- "Natures Beauty"

Beauty of NatureTurning on to the road the pavement was slick and the tires of the truck slipped as I accelerated. The head lights on the head gear of my Fisher Plow eliminated the ro ... ney easier crosses my mind, but the conditions of the road would do too much damage to the plow and truck. So I turned off the overdrive dropped my truck into first gear for traction and began on into ... ang close to the ground in some places. Along the road a few times branches scrapped the roof of my truck. Looking into the woods you could see nothing but the shapes of trees covered in a white snow ...

(3 pages) 31 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

LKW-Maut Electronic Toll Collection System For Heavey Gods Vehicles, Germany

n January 2005 a new toll system was introduced on the 12'000 kilometres of German highways for all trucks with a maximum weight of 12 tons and more. The new toll system, called LKW-MAUT, is a governm ... maximum weight of 12 tons and more. The new toll system, called LKW-MAUT, is a governmental tax for trucks based on the distance driven in kilometres, number of axles and the emission category of the ...

(9 pages) 45 1 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Transportation National Group (Columbia Business School)

for planning of future investment. This number should be changed by the total number of years that trucks are going to use and new truck investment plan decided by the demand. Therefore, the critical ... Providing lower price may result in increasing prospective customers, increasing the utilization of trucks and finally rising the total ROI, analogous to globally optimum. In the competitive market, f ...

(7 pages) 100 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Transportation Assignment

fferences in interpretations of rules and tariffs.Principles for Good routing and scheduling 1.Load trucks with stop volumes that are in the closer proximity to each other.Truck routes should be forme ... proceed in this manner until all stops have been assigned to vehicles.4.The sequence of stops on a truck route should form a teardrop pattern.Stops should be sequenced so that no paths of the route c ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Business

fferences in interpretations of rules and tariffs.Principles for Good routing and scheduling 1.Load trucks with stop volumes that are in the closer proximity to each other.Truck routes should be forme ... proceed in this manner until all stops have been assigned to vehicles.4.The sequence of stops on a truck route should form a teardrop pattern.Stops should be sequenced so that no paths of the route c ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Roadkill horror story

same. "Huntin's huntin'," he said if asked about the big pile of animal remains in the back of his truck.But no one ever asked because Jeff was only a man doing the job Richard paid him to do. Six mo ... County's newest employee had his cow catcher.Tonight the cow catcher had surely done its work. The truck had caught its target dead center without Jeff's hitting the brake, and the pickup sent it fly ...

(6 pages) 436 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Tipping

ipping should not be expected. I tip out of appreciation for good service.As a former over the road truck driver I have eaten at a lot different restaurants across the country. Granted a lot of these ... ve eaten at a lot different restaurants across the country. Granted a lot of these restaurants were truck stops. Truck stops literally make their living of the quality of their wait staff. A waitress ...

(1 pages) 471 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

What should the Government do to make our transport systems work better?

ilometres per hour. The internal combustion engine led to widespread use of automobiles, buses, and trucks. Trucks, for example, would provide fierce competition for the railroads in the movement of g ... ortation department.�Government's Initiatives to Improve Transport through Heavy VehiclesThe trucking industries throughout the world face major risk issues. Since trucks are considered as larg ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

The Destructors

Thomas as an easy target and that it was nothing personal. The next morning, a driver starts up his truck, and as he pulls out of the parking lot adjacent to the house, he hears crashing. At first he ... ot adjacent to the house, he hears crashing. At first he is confused, but then he realizes that his truck was tied to a support beam of the gutted house, bringing it down. The driver lets Mr. Thomas o ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature