Essays Tagged: "directly proportional"

"The Secret Sharer" by Joseph Conrad, Critical Analysis

darkness and silence. The novel proves true these predictions reveling thematic and image patterns directly proportional to them. The opening of the novel further reveals dialectics in the novel. The ... bamboo fence' the theme is established. Even from the title one can assume a theme of secrecy which directly implies mysteriousness. Furthermore the crew does not know their captain, and the captain d ...

(11 pages) 147 0 2.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Talking about investigating the resistance of a wire

bulb to glow.Resistance is measured in ohms.George Ohm discovered that the voltage of a circuit is directly proportional to the current flowing through the circuit. This means that if you triple one, ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Plan for Science Course Work The Resistance of Lengths of Wire

one volt per ampere and represented by the capital Greek letter omega. The resistance of a wire is directly proportional to its length and inversely proportional to its cross-sectional area. Resistan ...

(6 pages) 71 0 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

What Factors affect the resistance of a piece of wire(evaluation missing)

resistance would be greater. The relationship between the wire length and the resistance should be directly proportional. This is because in a wire twice the length of another wire there would be dou ... ans that when the length of the wire increases, the resistance also increases. The results are also directly proportional, meaning that when one doubles so does the other. An example would be at a wir ...

(4 pages) 23 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Keeping fit?

force. Although we equate large muscles with strength, that is not necessarily so. Strength is not directly proportional to the size of a muscle. First, you need to decide which muscles you want to s ...

(2 pages) 35 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Kepler's Laws

rvals of time.Kepler's Third Law (1618): The square of the sidereal period of an orbiting planet is directly proportional to the cube of the orbit's semimajor axis.Kepler's first law(the law of ellips ...

(1 pages) 45 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Refraction of Light in Perspex Prisms

idence (formed by the ray of light travelling though air into a slab of rectangular perspex) is not directly proportional to the angle of refraction (angle formed between the ray travelling though per ... (to the normal) which makes 42 the critical angle for perspex.∞ The angle of incidence is not directly proportional to the angle of refraction in perspex∞ Once the angle of incidence excee ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Newton's Second Law - Practical Report: To determine the relationship between force, mass and acceleration

ntroduction:Newton's second law states "The acceleration of an object as produced by a net force is directly proportional to the magnitude of the net force, in the same direction as the net force, and ...

(3 pages) 98 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics


he level of freedom, instead of just freedom. The level of freedom of which a person should have is directly proportional to the level of responsibility the person has. Mathematically, the level of fr ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights


e appropriate measure of heat given off or absorbed.Laws of Thermochemistry1. The magnitude of H is directly proportional to the amount of reactant or product.-Thus H can be used as a conversion facto ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry


e appropriate measure of heat given off or absorbed.Laws of Thermochemistry1. The magnitude of H is directly proportional to the amount of reactant or product.-Thus H can be used as a conversion facto ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Lab Report. The rate of ossmosis and the surface area.

te of osmosis increased with increase in surface area. And this increase in the rate of osmosis was directly proportional to the surface area.Introduction:Now the rate is given by the change over time ... n is given by "moles/liter". And the moles are "mass(gram)/molecular mass(grams)". So the moles are directly proportional to the mass of the substance. So the rate of osmosis could even be written as ...

(6 pages) 80 0 4.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Was there passive resistance in Nazi Germany?

e Nazis came to power, Germany was in a horrible state. Even before Nazi rule, their popularity was directly proportional to unemployment rates and common unhappiness. In the first years the unemploye ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History


tage, and Resistance.Theory: The Ohm's law states that the direct current flowing in a conductor is directly proportional to the potential difference between its ends. It is usually formulated as V = ...

(4 pages) 25 0 4.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Correlation between height and hand and foot size

ave large feet and shorter people have smaller feet, most commonly in females. A person's height is directly proportional to a person's hand and foot size. In experimenting with this, we will find out ...

(1 pages) 3109 0 1.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

What is your opinion on the idea that it is better to live today than it was to live in the nineteenth century?

problem, nothing could be completed within a certain period of time. As any amount of work done was directly proportional to ones' energy. This problem has as well be curbed by the introduction of mac ...

(2 pages) 34 1 3.8 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Engineering Studies - short report of how a Vacuum Cleaner works.

ant force at work in this process is viscous drag. The tendency to stay aloft in the air current is directly proportional to its weight and surface area. Because dust is incredibly light, its terminal ...

(1 pages) 37 2 4.4 Jan/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Influence Of Terrorist Attacks On US Immigration Laws

think of several scenarios of changing these laws. There is only one rule: severity of the laws is directly proportional to the level of security inside the country.Scenario number one is the stricte ...

(2 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Considering A Residntial Area

living conditions which are both comfortable and sanitary.The total surface of the terrain must be directly proportional with the number of inhabitants. The topography of the terrain affects the plac ...

(2 pages) 824 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays