Essays Tagged: "30 minutes"

The Internet, Then and Now.

ies have full Internet access connections, and 146 countries can exchange e-mail. ( IBC 1996) Every 30 minutes, a new network signs on to the Internet. No one can say precisely how many people are usi ...

(12 pages) 501 1 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The Cuban embargo. When it started, why it started, what is wrong with it, what will happen if it is lifted.

Cuba is less than 100 miles off the coast of Florida. A flight from Miami would take less than 30 minutes. However, that is not possible. If Americans want to travel to Cuba they need to either h ... S. relations also considered a setback for Bush's hard-line administration happened on September 26-30 2002. It was the Food and Agribusiness Exhibition at Havana's Pabexpo Center. The Trade fair was ...

(5 pages) 127 0 4.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Fishing Techniques

all piled into the boats and raced off to catch the big one. After casting into the weeds for about 30 minutes, I got lucky and snagged a pike. The fish probably just incoherently ran into my lure, bu ...

(4 pages) 70 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Oceanography

SITUATION COMEDY: CHARACTERS, STEREOTYPING and IDEOLOGIES - a 400-word hand-out for Popular Television module seminar.

tion of sexuality. Sitcoms have limited number of characters and are filmed in cheap sets. Normally 30 minutes long, therefore immediacy becomes imperative.However, sitcoms cannot function without ste ...

(2 pages) 76 0 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"The Submarine"

box held under water with big ropes. New submarines are nuclear powered and can move at a speed of 30 knots and are big war weapons.The first submarine that could stay under water on it's own and mov ... they had a tube to the top of the water. Other subs had an air supply in the ship that lasted about 30 minutes. New subs can make air out of the sea water.Getting subs to move is hard. Cornelius van D ...

(2 pages) 51 0 2.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Letter to Congress; Teen Driving Laws.

uld get fustrated beause it would take them hours to get to somewhere that would normally take them 30 minutes. Yes, there are many teens that take risks when they drive. But, there are also many adul ...

(1 pages) 69 3 2.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Attention Shoppers!

t present to buy for my mom. I had already got the rest of my family's presents and I had less then 30 minutes to get the last gift. The store was full everywhere I turned there was someone bumping my ...

(2 pages) 44 1 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges


if you are anemic. Two 400mg of ibuprofen and a pill that helps you calm down will be given to you 30 minutes to an hour prior to the procedure.A medical provider will go over your medical history an ... r or nurse will also discuss your birth control plans and give you what you need to do it. After 20-30 minutes and feel comfortable, you may leave. A ride to drive you home is best to be arranged befo ...

(5 pages) 83 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Late Start.

grocery store I pick up the bare essentials, dogs, burgers, and beer. It usually takes me around 20-30 minutes to get in and out of there, but this Sunday was different.I was having more friends then ... I assumed it would take me twice as long to go to the store. I planned ahead and set my alarm for 8:30. To my surprise I woke up and looked at the clock and it said 9:30. I then as quickly as possible ...

(2 pages) 30 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Wars by Timothy Findley

of wanting a role model to learn how to become a solider, he ran into a coyote and ran with him for 30 minutes. While Robert was watching the coyote "passing by two gophers sitting upright - rising an ...

(3 pages) 141 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

TOEFL Essay Writing Tips

TOEFL Essay Writing TipsI. Before you begin:I.Relax and feel confident.II.Remember that you have 30 minutes to write your essay. Use your time wisely.III.You may write your essay on the computer or ...

(9 pages) 147 2 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Global Assignments:Pre-departure Training Program

hour): Practical problems12Conclusions and Wrap-up13Session C: Relocation and repatriation13Part A (30 mins) Prepare the employee and family for relocation13Part B (1 hour) Repatriation programme15Par ... tionnaires are handed out to the trainee. Let them discuss the 10 questions in 4-5 people group for 30 minutes. At this stage, tutors will attend the group discussion and try to lead the group discuss ...

(26 pages) 425 1 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"Say Cheese, and Say Goodbye"

ring. Fifty years ago, these developments could take a week of excited waiting. Today it only takes 30 minutes if you can even stand to wait that long.This past holiday season some stores offered old- ...

(1 pages) 88 3 3.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

The Largest Earthquake in History: Chile 1960

a and PuertoMontt, because they are so close to the center of this massive earthquake.Approximately 30 minutes before the big 9.5 earthquake hit, there wereforeshocks. The civilians that were in the a ... he civilians that were in the area that felt the large forshocks ran into thestreets. There were 2, 300 people that died from the earthquake that day and over 3, 000people injured. If it were not for ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

How does Hitchcock create fear and tension through the structure of the story line in Psycho?

traditional Hollywood equilibrium, disruption, solution pattern, as the main character is killed of 30 minutes into the film. It starts off traditionally with equilibrium, but there is no solution to ...

(1 pages) 32 1 4.2 Apr/2004

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

A film review/anaylis of the 2004 movie, "Kill Bill, Vol. 2"

antino's movies, couldn't/wouldn't/didn't convince the ego-centric filmmaker that eliminating about 30 minutes of filler from Kill Bill Volume 2 would have made it a leaner, meaner motion picture. The ... er from Kill Bill Volume 2 would have made it a leaner, meaner motion picture. The running time is 130 minutes; it should have been about 1:30.Gripes about the needless length are not minor. There are ...

(4 pages) 60 1 3.3 May/2004

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

Found You!

We had a contest in 6th grade to see who could come up with the most suspenseful story in 30 minutes. This was the story I submitted, and it won second place.Running. That's what it consiste ...

(2 pages) 242 11 4.5 May/2004

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

A reaction to Supersize me

y don't exercise enough and are becoming fat. There are schools that only let the kids have gym for 30 minutes once a week. That is no where near enough exercise for a child. The youth of today is bec ...

(1 pages) 91 0 1.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

How to Make Honey-Mustard Chicken.

joy eating. It's also very easy to make.It'll take about 40 minutes; 10 minutes for preparation and 30 minutes for cooking time. This meal will usually serve 4, depending on how hungry you are. These ... piercing the thickest portion of the chicken with a knife. Another idea would be to set a timer for 30 minutes but keep an eye on the oven.As I said earlier, this meal is really fast and easy to make. ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


south swell on its way to so cal I loaded up my boards and headed north to L.A, L.A. is only about 30 minutes from Malibu, where I grew up. Malibu also has a few of California's best surf spots. Mali ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing