Essays Tagged: "converts"

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

it. Fitzgerald uses these symbols to make a point across to the reader. He then uses this point and converts it into a deeper meaning, into a myth about America. The green light mentioned in the novel ...

(4 pages) 132 0 3.3 May/1996

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

Hacking as a secure satisfying career.

y could before, but earn a decent living doing so, andlegally. To many experts it seems that hacker-converts may very well be upto no good. While they are in a system, they might rearrange things, lea ...

(3 pages) 85 0 3.6 Apr/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Guitar Pickups By, Ernesto Sanchez A complete guide to the anatomy history invention and impact f guitar pickups.Includes Bibliography.

p is technically called a transducer. According to Encarta online, a transducer is "(a) device that converts energy: a device that transforms one type of energy into another, for example, a microphone ... a photoelectric cell, or an automobile horn". Actually it is an electromechanical transducer, which converts the tones produced by the string vibration into electrical impulses. The frequency of the e ...

(4 pages) 100 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

How Speech Recognition Works.

ert speech into data that it can then manipulate or execute? Initially, when we speak, a microphone converts the analogue signal of our voice into digital chunks of data that the computer must analyze ... stic units. They are the sounds that group together to form our words, although quite how a phoneme converts into sound depends on many factors including the surrounding phonemes, speaker accent and a ...

(3 pages) 64 1 3.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

The effect that temperature has on enzyme activity.

the gut wall due to the size of the molecules, into smaller ones. Amylase is a carbohydrase, which converts starch to simple sugars in the Salivary Glands. Three features of all enzymes are:They are ...

(6 pages) 189 0 1.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Two page article about Supernova Stars.

two stars are close together and they both fuse hydrogen into helium. The bigger more massive star converts its hydrogen into helium more rapidly than the smaller star. After all of the hydrogen is c ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

How an electric generator works and what parts it consists of.

An electric generator is basically an electric motor working backwards. An electric motor converts electrical energy into mechanical energy, and an electric generator converts mechanical ene ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Voice over Internet Protocol.

cial gateways are installed at both the sending and receiving end of the communications channel. It converts the voice to IP packets and back again to voice. This only takes less then 100 milliseconds ...

(4 pages) 254 0 2.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Essay about a new, "nature friendly" plastic. pics of process can be found at

for far too long. That is, until now.Scientists in Hawaii have developed "a biological reactor that converts a slurry of food waste into a biodegradable plastic". That's correct, we Americans, who thr ...

(2 pages) 35 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Radiometric Correction of LandsatTM Data -example of how to do radiometric corrections

rrections. Sensor related effects refer to sensor-specific changes in the data when a remote sensor converts the incoming radiance to digital numbers. Earth-sun distance corrections account for differ ... st we are accounting for sensor-specific changes to the data, which is done using the equation that converts DNs to radiance values. Second, we are adjusting the illumination conditions such that the ...

(9 pages) 33 0 2.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Attraction of Islam

that all Arabs should surrender there will to God's will. From there on Islam was appealing to new converts. In those days the Christian society was badly divided and young people were looking to put ... and proclaiming that he was in fault instead of she taking the blame.Moreover , Islam appeal to new converts especially to Arabs for a lot of reason. Some of the reasons are; 1. It made Muhammad histo ...

(1 pages) 30 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

Research Paper on Electromagnetic Radiation

sion. Something is sent out from the transmitting station. The receiver picks up this something and converts it to the particular program that you hear or see. These are examples of the process called ...

(15 pages) 84 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Solar energy

nside off them. That thing inside of them is called a silicon cell. This takes in the suns rays and converts it into heat the heat then go into a tank where it heats up water and the water gives off s ...

(2 pages) 90 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Book Report on a book by Dean Koontz called Midnight

love with Tessa along the way though.Tessa Capshaw: Tessa's sister got murdered by one of the bad "converts". And that's what brings her to Moonlight Cove and to Sam and Chrissie Foster and Harry. Sh ...

(3 pages) 39 1 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

One application of magnetic fields in household appliances.

ce the electric motor has an electric current, giving it also this magnetic field.An electric motor converts electricity into mechanical motion.Most electric motors work by electromagnetism, but motor ... otating magnetic field produced by the three phase electrical supply.Bibliography.An electric motor converts electrical energy into mechanical motion. The reverse task, that of converting mechanical m ...

(14 pages) 48 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics


d or destroyed; it can be changed from one form to another.b. In an engine, chemical energy of coal converts to heat; heat energy converts to kinetic energy.c. In human body, chemical energy in food i ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The genetics behind Diabetes

condition where the body does not produce or properly use insulin, which is a type of hormone that converts sugar, starches, and other types of foods into the energy that humans need everyday. It con ...

(5 pages) 71 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Hydrogen Fuel Cells: A Better Source of Energy?

rnative fuel for cars. One of the few ways is to use a hydrogen fuel cell, which is a catalyst that converts the chemical energy of a fuel, such as hydrogen, and an oxidant, such as oxygen, directly t ... ie out because of the constant input of chemicals into the fuel cell. Like the battery, a fuel cell converts all of the chemicals to electricity and the chemicals in the fuel cell include hydrogen and ...

(7 pages) 71 0 4.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Supply and Demand Simulation

ual preference to detached housing. To accommodate and capture these consumers, GoodLife Management converts a portion of existing apartments into condominiums again creating a scarcity of apartments. ...

(3 pages) 695 0 4.5 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Management Information System

A Management Information System (MIS) converts data from INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL SOURCES into information in an APPROPRIATE FORM to managers ...

(9 pages) 498 1 4.8 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science