Essays Tagged: "balls"

"The Season Opener" this is a creative writing that uses the five senses to express the first game of the softball season.

s like no other for us nine girls. The fierce competition that lay ahead would be fought with bats, balls, and gloves unlike others that were fought with spears, swords, and guns. While we waited to b ... fence, we were hoping to prove ourselves as the best. For a short period of time my coach hit a few balls to every girl at every position on the field, in hope to get the early game jitters out. Not a ...

(3 pages) 60 1 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

How School Bullying is handled today. Current Event. APA Format with Referneces.

School Bullying"Jordan Hankin balls his fist and smacks his other hand with it, tilting his head to one side and peering through h ...

(3 pages) 276 1 3.9 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

A Report on the history of Dance.

et people and interact with their partners. Most events in the Renaissance time include dancing and balls were held to show off wealth and power (Monahin). New dances traveled from country to country ...

(3 pages) 94 0 3.7 Jul/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

True Romance

ith the pimp he doesn't just shoot the pimp in the back or chest. He goes right for the gusto...his balls !!!! (OUCH) Another example of this is when Dennis Hopper was killed. We all knew what happene ...

(3 pages) 97 1 2.4 Mar/2003

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

The Physics of Pool.

ards is played by striking the cue ball with a cue stick. The cue ball then collides with the other balls on the table in hopes of propelling one or more balls (preferably not the cue ball) into one o ... antity, it describes both magnitude and direction. To truly conserve momentum, the direction of the balls resulting from the collision must also cancel out with the direction of the cue ball. The get ...

(1 pages) 39 0 4.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

The conditions of women during the Victorian Era in England. Used in a class presentation in 2nd year of Philology.

s to meet a potential husband were Functions such as Church Social or a Holiday Dance and glamorous balls. Age difference was really not important then. Someone her own age, or even younger, was perfe ...

(2 pages) 79 1 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Aristocracy & Government

e royalty, knights and dukes under the king, with a structured and high-class society with constant balls and extravagant affairs, while the poor worked the land. During the great class struggle of th ...

(5 pages) 34 1 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The American Revolution Vs. The Patriot

come out of the canon and travel through the air at a fast speed hit theground a blow up. The canon balls did not blow up back then, they simply hit the groundand took out whatever was in the way, bec ...

(3 pages) 101 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The origin of the earth

0% of the gasses were left as the atmosphere of the proto-sun. As time passed, gravity caused small balls of gasses to form, this is the formation of early planets. Chemical forces caused the helium a ... quid water. Comets contributed greatly to the formation of water. Millions of comets that were huge balls of ice pelted the earth and contributed most of the water that is on our earth today.These mod ...

(2 pages) 76 1 2.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Florence Nightingale

ch and Latin). Florence was very social when she was young; she was always going out to parties and balls. When she turned seventeen, she decided she was bored with her life, and wanted to do somethin ...

(3 pages) 79 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

History of Foosball

n the same idea around that time. The first tables made all had different numbers of rods, players, balls, and sizes. Pretty soon almost every bar had one in Germany. In 1955 the first soccer games we ...

(4 pages) 22 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Hazing...growing into a nationwide dilemma. The pros and the cons to convince you that hazing is not right in our society.

person's willingness to participate. This does not include activities such as rookies carrying the balls, team parties with community games, or going out with your teammates, unless an atmosphere of ...

(12 pages) 76 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Experiment: Motion Analysis

PHYSICS LAB REPORTExperiment1: Motion AnalysisAim: To analyse motion of different types of balls rolling over inclined planks.Hypothesis: If a ball is let go freely on the steep end of the pl ... one plastic ball, three stop watches (digital or analogue).Experiment setup:Method: One by one, the balls were made to roll down the plank onto the smooth flat plain. The time was noted at every 1 met ...

(2 pages) 27 0 4.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Is Tennis a good recreational pursuit?

games really taught me how much tennis can be fun. Tennis is also very cheap, with only a racquet, balls and court hire the only cost. With so many courts around the place, it is very easy to get fre ...

(1 pages) 29 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Hortensia's Decision

ily, [growing] up to be a ruffian." Amadeo was taught very early on in life that a man only needed "balls and quick wits." In addition, Amadeo's use for women was only "[to] seduce... and abandon them ...

(3 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Imagine that you have served as a common soldier in the Confederate Army from 1861 to 1865.

raged, the Union soldiers went long periods of not defending their fort. We pelted them with canyon balls; numerous times the balls got lodged into the fort starting fires, only to be extinguished by ...

(4 pages) 41 1 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Mardi Gras

eanians have added to the celebration by establishing krewes (organizations) which host parades and balls. The Mardi Gras season begins on January 6 and continues until Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash ... ut the years, some of what were the major aspects of Mardi Gras, have changed. The elaborate masked balls which were celebrated now are only continued by about 10 krewes, doubloons have lost popularit ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.7 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Dodgeball classic fun or violence in disquise?

because of, in their opinion, its violent nature. In dodge ball the rules are simple, players throw balls at other players attempting to hit them and eliminate them from the game. In light of many vio ... ways people have changed the game so it will be hard for others to object to it. Like, using softer balls to prevent injuries to children after being hit. After a player gets eliminated he can join th ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.7 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

19century composition, depicting the individual and society of victorian england thru the format of letters

quite agreeable; I have had ever so many new garments made for me and attended such jolly picnics, balls and drawing parties! There is a gentleman in particular that I have conversed with numerous ti ...

(7 pages) 30 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Functions of Management

e, and ApplicationMr. Joel TennisSeptember 15, 2004Functions of ManagementManagement today has many balls to juggle. They are responsible for planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. Each of th ...

(3 pages) 139 0 4.3 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management