Essays Tagged: "match"


shment. Arachne accepted and went first in the competition. Hers was very beautiful, but she was no match for Athene. Athene was weaving about things that happened to the gods. While the crowd watched ...

(2 pages) 121 0 3.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Archtypical Fathers. King Henry IV by Shakespeare and Wyndham by Joseph Strorm

espeare, Henry IVPart 1) and Joseph Strorm (Wyndham, The Chrysalids), suggest characters who do not match themould of the archetypical ideal father. King Henry IV was a father who thought not much of ...

(1 pages) 34 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Wrestling; Poetry in Motion

only thought echoing through my mind is 'shoot for the leg!'. These are the happenings before every match, and yet I still return. Wrestling, in my mind is one of the greatest sports. The idea of a ba ... stay offensive all the way until they were pinned. A simple arm motion could change the fate of the match, and one must be prepared for that moment at all times.There are many reasons for a person to ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


elentless. If a matador is injured, another replaces him, and the bull is killed at the end of each match. To followers of bullfighting the contest between man and beast demonstrates human skill and c ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Les millions des dollars depense dans le monde de hockey.

e deux millions dollars.Je pense que ceci est une salaire extreme pour simplement jouer auxquelques match d'hockey. Un autre example qui est meme plusevident est le salaire de W.Gretszky. Il a recu pr ...

(2 pages) 32 1 4.7 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Conquest of the Aztec and Incan Empires

huge part in the conquest of these empires Indian war tactics were old and out dated. They were no match for the Spanish and their cannons, crossbows, swords, armor, shields, and the hand held musket ...

(1 pages) 93 0 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

The Death Penalty

f another'slife, is the most heinous of crimes. Undeniably, penalties imposed upon criminals should match thecrimes committed. Therefore, the worst crime possible, murder, should receive the worst pen ...

(2 pages) 130 0 3.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Settings of "Jane Eyre" Emily Dickens

vary considerably. Bronte makes the mostof this necessity by carefully arranging those settings to match the differingcircumstances Jane finds herself in at each. As Jane grows older and her hopes an ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 Sep/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Raymond Carver's "Boxes"

decides to move again. There are gaps in the story line which shows that the son's dialog does not match up with his thoughts throughout the situation. These gaps highlight a hidden theme that associ ...

(5 pages) 48 0 2.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A study of the market reforms in Post-Communist eastern Europe eith a specific case study of Poland

ell as it's fellow post-communist countries, face an arduous task inre-inventing their economies to match the dominant Western style currently dominating the world. The difficulties lie in the areas o ...

(14 pages) 244 0 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Why the North Won the US Civil War

he American antebellum South, though steeped in pride and raised inmilitary tradition, was to be no match for the burgeoning superiority ofthe rapidly developing North in the coming Civil War. The lac ...

(11 pages) 398 2 4.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Fight Club: The repression of masculinity and its effects on society.

named Marla Singer." - Narrator. Marla Singer is the main female character is this film. She is his match. She reflects the Narrator. They are both people who are on the edge. They are disillusioned w ...

(10 pages) 302 1 4.7 Sep/2002

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

This essay is about DNA Paternity testing

ble. Tests called probes are done, and if after two probes the DNA from the alleged father does not match the child's, then it is 100% certain that the man is not the biological father. If the DNA pat ... en it is 100% certain that the man is not the biological father. If the DNA patterns on every probe match the father and child, then scientists can calculate a probability of paternity that is over 99 ...

(1 pages) 59 0 5.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen: Any man who tries to argue Jane Austen's ability to draw characters would be undoubtedly a fool, for the author's talent in that area of prose is hard to match.

aw characters would be undoubtedly a fool, for the author's talent in that area of prose is hard to match. However even the most ardent fans of Austen will have to agree with the fact that the persona ...

(7 pages) 110 0 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


e name 'eka aluminium'.1875Paul Emile Lecoq de Boisbaudran discovers gallium.Its properties closely match those predicted by Mendelev.Gallium, atomic number 31, is very similar to aluminum in its chem ...

(2 pages) 30 0 2.6 Dec/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Explain fully why it is essential for organisations to continually train and develop their employees. How can the benefits you describe be measured?

prise to release the potential of individuals in order to further the ends of the enterprise and to match the capabilities inclinations and goals of the individuals to those ends".(cornelius p.83)Afte ...

(10 pages) 702 0 4.9 Oct/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Aquinas' Proofs for the Existence of God - Paper explaining Aquinas' 5 proofs for the existence of god, and raising questions to their validity.

e example of the cigarette, a very enjoyable past time, that cannot become lit without the aid of a match or lighter (the actuality). Further, the cigarette cannot exist in potentiality and actuality ...

(6 pages) 185 0 2.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Venice's rising water problem

g over centuries. To combat the problem pavement have been raised several times, but it has been no match to the combination of sinking land and rising sea level.During the 1930's industries started p ...

(2 pages) 57 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Chinese and Chinese American Wedding Celebrations

ways. Therefore, marriage is an integral part of living and great pains are taken to ensure a good match and bountiful prosperity. This is why traditional Chinese weddings have many complex customs a ... viding an auspicious start for the bridal couple.In the past, Chinese families enlisted the help of matchmakers to choose marriage partners. Couples also consulted fortune-tellers to see if their horo ...

(5 pages) 60 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Causes and Consequences of the French and Indian War.

nd impacted the colonies greatly. When the fire of the French and Indian war was blown out, another match was dropped, starting another war.The main causes of the French and Indian war also known as t ...

(3 pages) 115 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History