Essays Tagged: "onions"

Digestive teck path of the Big Mac.

ed in the mouth. The bread is mainly starch, the special sauce is mainly fat, lettuce, pickles, and onions are niacin.The beef patties are protein,and cheeseis a form of calcium, fat, and protein.The ... sauce is used for energy and the protein in the meat is used to build muscles,the lettuce, pickles, onions are also absorbed.In the stomach, which is a muscle, the food is churned about while digestiv ...

(1 pages) 65 0 2.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Defintion paper on Desire

g: a rich and full life, lots of money, slim thighs and a flat stomach, or even a cheeseburger ( No onions please). No matter what it may be, everyone desires, or wants something, size makes no differ ...

(1 pages) 76 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Food at the prom

green pepper. The darkened pieces of beef had visible hints of all purpose seasoning and slivers of onions. The dull pink jumbo shrimp looked like crescent moons, outrageously swollen, and just about ... s were scrumptious. The roasted chicken with its dry skin was covered by an orange sauce with green onions glued to the surface of the sauce. The rice, darkened to the color of light brown, housed the ...

(3 pages) 76 1 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Being Mummified (written in first person)

h a hook through my nose. I was soaked in natron salt for fourteen days and had my eyes replaced by onions.It took fifteen days for them to mummify me. I was wrapped in twenty layers of linen and band ...

(1 pages) 69 5 4.6 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Essay: What are the important foods the ancient romans had?

of the garden would "be given over to...plants that add savour to food and appease hunger: garlic, onions, cress, chicory" (Dupont 99-100). Broad beans and cabbage were also grown extensively.Next to ...

(2 pages) 38 0 2.5 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Blackfeet- Tell me about the food, clothing, religion, recreation, shelter, transportation, and the location about the blackfeet.

o fat and dried, crushed berries. Sausages were made from strips of meat and fat seasoned with mild onions and various herbs. They also ate other animals such as waterfowl, squirrel, deer, antelopes, ...

(5 pages) 32 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Argumentative Essay- Fast-Food Advertising Deceives Americans to Obesity

e fast food industry uses images of crisp green lettuce, juicy red tomatoes, and crunchy nutritious onions in its advertisements to lure the hungry American off their couch and into fast-food restaura ...

(4 pages) 214 2 4.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Addition of Ramps

Also known as wild leeks, ramps are members of the same family as garlic, scallions, and onions. Poking up through leaf litter on the forest floor, their green circles of sword-shaped leave ...

(1 pages) 678 0 3.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Archaeology

Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel - Magic Realism in Chapter 1.

nd the reader.The second paragraph begins with Esquivel saying that Tita used to "cry and cry" over onions. Nobody really 'cries' with onions, you just get tears in your eyes. I think she uses this hy ... tion of her mother's womb and enter the world? This would only expose her even more to the smell of onions. You could argue that this is because when she is free she will be able to get away from onio ...

(2 pages) 48 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Smith College Junior Year in Geneva By Nicole Teller

The scent of potatoes, onions, and oil always filled my Geneva apartment. In the morning when Phillipp cooked his German r& ... In the morning when Phillipp cooked his German rösti, the smell of grated, fried potatoes and onions blended with the aroma of coffee. At lunch, Matt frequently burned his typical British dish o ... e aroma of coffee. At lunch, Matt frequently burned his typical British dish of cubed red potatoes, onions, and meat. In the evening, Sayouba prepared his traditional Burkina Faso stews, always beginn ...

(2 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A Physics Investigation of the Resistance: Of A Piece of Wire?

s. Electrons are the smallest parts of an atom that is situated in shells (similar to the layers in onions). An atom has protons that are positively charged and neutrons that have a neutral charge (no ...

(9 pages) 33 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Garlic used as magic

Garlic, Allium sativum, from the family of Amaryllidaceae. They belong in the same family as onions , leeks and shallots and originated from Siberia and then spread into the Mediterranean. Thro ... torian, Herodotus, has said the workers constructing the pyramid of Giza lived mainly on garlic and onions and when they were deprived from their ration of garlic, the pyramid builders would go on str ...

(3 pages) 27 1 3.5 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers

Bad Breath

ponsible for causing bad breath.According the American Dental Association (ADA) Website, garlic and onions are not the only foods that cause bad breath; foods and beverages that are known to cause the ...

(4 pages) 23 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry


been cut down, they prepare the land for planting vegetables. Pioneers preferred carrots, turnips, onions, cabbages and beans because they grew very fast and were easy to farm. The pioneers had help ...

(1 pages) 432 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why I hate to Cook

y for action to throw in the pot can be a job in its self. Peeling carrots or potatoes, chopping up onions and dicing tomatoes can put you at risk for slicing a finger or worse case scenario, chopping ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Burger Wars

e the least protein. These hamburgers taste pretty good. But, they could be better if they had less onions and a sesame seed bun.Burger King's hamburgers seemed to fall right in the middle of the othe ...

(2 pages) 20 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Biology Paper

Onion Lab Introduction Looking at two different onions that are two different sizes, one that is rounder and taller than the other but not by much, ... e of different reasons why one would be bigger than the other. Knowing from prior observations that onions were composed of layers, the thickness of the layers may be an option, or the number of layer ... here must be more rings on the bigger onion, than on the smaller one. So as a class we took the two onions and cut them in half so we would be able to count the number of rings. We took a class averag ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Book Review : Girl with the Pearl Earring

rs. When she'd make soup she'd arrange the vegetables so that "there were five slices: red cabbage, onions, leeks, carrots, and turnips" (5). She did this because "the colors fight when they are side ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Wendy's Business report, Company Overview, Financial Analysis

at offers the triple classic. A single hamburger with ¾ of a pound of beef, cheese, lettuce, onions, and tomato. Other products include French fries, baked potatoes, chicken club sandwiches, ch ...

(4 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers