Essays Tagged: "ten thousand"

Gun it a problem

Ten-thousand, five-hundred, twenty-seven people die a year in a handgun related incidents in the Uni ...

(2 pages) 122 0 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Title: Evolution of wheat Author: Alan Platner

The Domestication of WheatTen thousand years ago as the gigantic glaciers of the last ice age (Pleistocene Epoch) receded, the ... r--due to the glaciers--the temperature fluctuated very little (World Book 6). This made more consistent weather patterns, and thus wildlife would remain in the same location for an extended period of ...

(3 pages) 69 0 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Agriculture

Euthanasia: Your Right to Die

Today there are five to ten thousand comatose patients in long term care facilities (Wheeler A1). There are countless elderl ...

(2 pages) 180 0 4.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

"Farewell to Manzanar" A true story about a girl growing up during World War II. Includes a short personal comment

s life as she grows up during World War II in a Japanese internment camp. Along with her family and ten thousand other Japanese we see how, as a child, these conditions forced to shape and mold her li ... the War Dept. power to define military areas in the western states. Anyone who could possibly threaten the war effort (Japanese) were going to be transported to internment camps.As Jeanne boarded the ...

(9 pages) 97 1 3.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Causes of the American Revolution

nitor trade, but the change in 1767 was what really riled the colonies. England began to slowly tighten its imperial grip to avoid a large reaction from the colonists. During the Seven Years War, the ... rip to avoid a large reaction from the colonists. During the Seven Years War, the British sent over ten thousand troops to America to handle property problems in the colonies. This cost Britain a larg ...

(5 pages) 136 0 4.3 May/2002

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

Christopher Columbus - Hero or Villian? Short essay

ht" methods of achieving goals were.Christopher Columbus was first driven by greed, he was promised ten percent of the profits from the trip, governorship over the new-found lands, and the new title " ... ." On October 12, 1492 land was sighted. The first man who had sighted land was supposed to receive ten thousand maravedis for the rest of his life. The man who sighted the land, Rodrigo, never receiv ...

(3 pages) 192 0 4.7 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Hydrothermal Vents Imagine being on the ocean floor. You are ...

. There is a low concentration of oxygen because of all the pressure. The pressure exceeds to about ten thousand tons per inch. The midnight zone is a therophillic environment. This means that the ent ...

(2 pages) 40 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Analyse the below extract of 'Mein Kampf' and its particular qualities and content.

is no limit to their number: bear in mind that for one Goethe Nature easily can foist on the world ten thousand of these scribblers who poison men's souls like germ-carriers of the worst sort, on the ... ess how my sentiment might resist, my reason was forced to draw its conclusions. The fact that nine-tenths of all literary filth, artistic trash, and theatrical idiocy can be set to the account of a p ...

(4 pages) 48 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Shattered Dreams, analysis of "A Raisen in the Sun" by Lorraine Hansberry

head of the household has just recently passed away and the family, or rather Mama, is expecting a ten thousand dollar insurance check which everyone has an idea of what to do with. But the most outs ... Walter himself is tired as well as bitter and is like the furniture in the small apartment, "all pretences but living itself have long since vanished from the very atmosphere of [the apartment] (988). ...

(4 pages) 170 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Existence of Evil

Eaton O'NeillBible Pd. 410-3-99The Existence of EvilKarl Rahner once said, "The problem of evil is a problem which no human can ignore; it ... no human can ignore; it is universal, universally oppressive, and {a problem which} touches our existence at its very roots." Examples of evil occur across the globe from petty theft to murder. In fac ... he globe from petty theft to murder. In fact, by the time anyone finishes reading a 200-page book, "ten thousand children will starve, four thousand will be brutally beaten by their parents, and one t ...

(7 pages) 84 0 2.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

A Brave New World: How to Save Humanity - The New or Old World?

to pay for me to remove all your worries, sadness, and depression and replace it with unlimited contentment? Ah, I can just see your eyes begin to sparkle. Would you pay me a thousand, ten thousand, ... ree. Mustapha Mond, a world controller, states that "wheels must turn steadily, but cannot turn unattended. There must be men to attend them ...sane men, obedient men, stable in contentment" (Huxley 4 ...

(4 pages) 123 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The "Agricultural Transition"

The agricultural transition took place over a period of more than ten thousand years. It started ten thousand to twelve thousand years ago and created a huge populati ...

(3 pages) 42 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Lynching of Africans in America Response to: "A Woman Was Lynched The Other Day" A presentation by Kim Mayhorn

preserved by white men, and which have not been questioned, show that during these years more than ten thousand Negroes have been killed in cold blood, without the formality of judicial trial and leg ... eath. Violence. Force. Injustice. Violation. Assault. Iniquity. Immorality. Mutilation. Malicious Intent. All of these words describe the dehumanizing act of lynching. Kim Mayhorn, the presenter of to ...

(5 pages) 49 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

"Clan of Resident Aliens" - A survey of what a true American is, with actual personal reflections from the perspective of a fully assimilated immigrant from Europe.

t friend is somewhere in between. As for me, I?m supposed to be an American, one that was born some ten thousand miles away in an undersized, under-populated, under-represented republic called Armenia ... in terms of where he was, he nonetheless had experienced some sort of drive, motivation, and persistence to make it there. This same spirit was carried through to the peoples of Europe who realized t ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

St. Barholomew's Day Massacre

ew's day the king sent out his soldiers who swept threw the Paris that very night with brute force, ten thousand protestants were killed that night. That following morning the blood still trickled dow ...

(2 pages) 26 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Dreams Forever: A Raisin in the Sun

her children to be happy when she gave sixty-five hundred dollars to her son and daughter from the ten thousand dollars that was left to her by her late husband. The rest of the money, thirty-five hu ... y good idea which was one of the reasons why nobody cared what he had to say, but when Mama does listen to him and gives him the money, she makes a fatal mistake. Walter Lee and two of his other frien ...

(4 pages) 106 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Saddam Hussein: Major Achievements

s.In March 1988 He gassed his on people from the Kurdish town, five thousand people were killed and ten thousand were injured. If he would gas his own people what would stop him from gassing or injuri ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

A bookreport on the novel, "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen. This bookreport is written by taking quotes from the book and then elaborating on their importance to the novel.

October 10, 2004Pride and PrejudiceJane Austen1.) "...Mr. Darcy soon drew the attention of the room by his fine, tall person, handsome features ... d the report which was in general circulation within five minutes after his entrance, of his having ten thousand a year. The gentlemen pronounced him to be a fine figure of a man, the ladies declared ... his large estate in Derbyshire could then save him from having a most forbidding, disagreeable countenance, and being unworthy to be compared with his friend." (6)Quote #1 is essential to both the no ...

(13 pages) 47 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Population Growth in Mexico City

pulation of Mexico City has been increasing rapidly. The population has almost double in size every ten years in the last few decades. There are about ten thousand people per square kilometre and ther ... support everyone. By leaving their education to go to work, the children will lose their future. Often, the female will get pregnant as young as fourteen and fifteen and then their children will go t ...

(4 pages) 91 0 4.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Review Film of Bowling for Columbine by Michael Moore

movie involves the situation of gun violence in America. Moore constantly asks why America has over ten thousand gun murders per year, while other countries like Canada and Japan, who have similar med ... ront of this issue, with religious systems taking third place. The religious right is shown to be often involved in protests that take the focus off of the ease of gunownership and blame other things ...

(4 pages) 91 0 4.0 Dec/2004

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