Essays Tagged: "Plateau"

Creatine: Advantages Versus Disadvantages

any athletes to work hard to improve their ability. When their ability has peaked and a performance plateau is reached many turn to supplements to help them reach the next level.In recent years creati ...

(6 pages) 160 1 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Artificial heart devices

In its never ending pursuit of advancement, science has reached a crucial biotechnological plateau, the creation of artificial organs. Such a concept may seem easy to comprehend until one con ...

(7 pages) 109 0 3.3 Nov/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Study of a 3rd World Country, Ethiopia

PHYSICAL:Relief: Ethiopia consists mainly of Desert and Mountains. Many valleys and plateau's also can be found in the country. Due to these landform types the percentage of farm land ... cool or dega zone, consisting of the central parts of the western and eastern sections of the high plateaus and the area around Harar, with terrains roughly above 7 900 ft. in elevation. The second z ... in elevation. The second zone is the temperate, or weina dega zone, comprising portions of the high plateau between 4 900 and 7 900 ft.. The final area being the hot or kolla zone, encompassing an are ...

(10 pages) 210 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Moral Order in Hamlet, by Shakespeare

avity and seriousness of Claudius sins lessen, and Hamlet's grow, although never reaching the moral plateau on which Claudius rests. In the beginning of the play, Hamlet is morally 'in the right', alw ...

(4 pages) 99 1 4.7 Jan/1996

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

The history of boxing

s dated back to the year 4000 BC revealed the popularity of this kind of sports throughout the Nile Plateau and all over the Egypt, after the latter had conquered Ethiopia. The enhancement of the Egyp ...

(16 pages) 68 0 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The 77 Day Siege at Khe Sanh This is a study of the tactical and political importance of the 77 day battle at Khe Sanh during the Vietnam conflict.

ge at Khe Sanh was a culmination of political and tactical ingredients. Bothsides wanted this small plateau in the Northwest corner of the Quang Tri province. Itwas the Northwestern most outpost south ... n is why did the American Forces led by General WilliamWestmoreland, find it necessary to hold that plateau in an almost wholly uninhabitedarea? Why were the North Vietnamese, led by General Vo Ngyen ...

(8 pages) 141 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Country of Congo

s. They are The Coastal Plains, The Mayombe Escarpment, The Nari Valley, The Stony Pool, The Bateke Plateau, and The Congo River Basin.Nearly two-thirds of the country is covered with tropical rainfor ... s. The savannas there have many varieties of antelope, jackal, wild dog, hyena, and cheetah. On the plateaus, there are plenty of rhinoceroses and giraffes, but lions are scarce. Bird life includes th ...

(3 pages) 74 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History


ern trade winds frequently moderate the extremes of heat and humidity. Mean annual temperatures the plateau and mountain areas average about 22 C (72 F) at elevations of about 900 meters and are consi ...

(1 pages) 39 0 2.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"The Lost World" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

of story, as it can easily be adapted for modern times, for example, Instead of an expedition to a plateau it could be an expedition to another planet. Also the style in which is written is different ... made him strong and fearless, such as in chapter 9 when they cross the felled tree to get onto the plateau, when the others crossed by having their legs on either side of the tree and shuffling acros ...

(4 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Jazz & Popular Music.

ng to better themselves (with the acception of some cultures which purposefully stay at an ecomical plateau for the purpose of maintaining tradition and religion). Everyone would agree that music has ...

(15 pages) 281 0 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

A short essay about The Fall of MaBeth, with great citations from the play.

th ascends he gains the Thane of Glamis, the Thane of Cawdor, and the throne of Scotland. From this plateau there is no higher earthly point for Macbeth to fall from.Macbeth's first crucial occurrence ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jan/2004

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

Information on maximal oxygen uptake

are doing steady-rate exercise with minimal lactic acid accumulation, your oxygen uptake reaches a plateau after three or four minutes. If your workout gets progressively harder, your oxygen uptake r ... uptake rises in direct proportion to the severity of the exercise. At some point, the oxygen uptake plateaus with no further increase, even though the workload is still growing. This point is called t ...

(2 pages) 24 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Dakota pasta growers

emand for durum wheat, which increased durum prices. As durum prices rose and pasta demand began to plateau, pasta manufacturers found it difficult to pass along higher input costs, and their margins ...

(8 pages) 179 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

An essay discussing the great empires of the world, for example the persian, Cyrus, Athenian, etc....

fairly large section of a region. Many empires have been built from scratch and brought to a higher plateau then they would imagine. Some have lasted for years and others have unsuccessfully been defe ...

(6 pages) 90 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Hawthorn The Birthmark

er brings to light a conflict between God's intolerance of human beings who long to reach a godlike plateau of perfection and societies un acceptance of those who noticeably lack that perfectionWhen b ...

(2 pages) 81 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Run

I plateau around 100 mph, the vibrations coming from the car seemed to numb themselves on my excited b ...

(2 pages) 73 3 4.1 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


many highly competitive athletes in today's world. When their ability has peaked and a performance plateau is reached unfortunately many turn to supplements to help them reach the next level. Many su ...

(6 pages) 41 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays


clining in availability. In consequence, the world price of palladium has escalated from a historic plateau of $200 to a high of over $700 and palladium continues to be the number one component in aut ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.5 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Shining: Confusion vs. Horror

e there while in some aspects they are not. This being the case, my opinion of this movie reaches a plateau and I have an indecision to whether I really like or dislike it.The Shining's storyline whil ...

(4 pages) 23 0 4.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing


Buffalos were an important part of the Plains and Plateau way of survival. Buffalos were hunted by men, and they used many strategies to get control o ...

(1 pages) 519 0 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History