Essays Tagged: "time 2"

The Lost World. Interview with dr Ian Malcolm

eality lets us learn their behavior and the environmental adaptations that have occurred throughout time.2. Why did you go back with Dr. Levine to the island, which of course you knew was inhabited by ... ring them back again.4. The dinosaurs on Isla Sorna, are they still there?Yes, we believe that this time we should be studying them instead of destroying them. We have set up a surveillance system to ...

(5 pages) 34 0 1.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Venice's rising water problem

1.The tide rising over time2.How people handled the they solved the problem(Barriers)Review of "Turning the Ti ... st through Venice. He talks about how the canals and waterways are used for transportation and from time to time are known to have a few traffic jams. As he admired the wonderful architecture of the c ... nd Venice has been changing 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 1 ...

(2 pages) 57 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions


only to drift in and out of sleep.[1] The story of the lotus-eaters and similar tales from ancient times show us that drug use is not new. Today this problem threatens all of our society. One of the ... day, over 5 million people use cocaine each month. Each day, 3,000 people try cocaine for the first time.[2] Cocaine is a white powder made from the leaves of the cocoa plant. Cocaine is first pressed ...

(3 pages) 109 3 4.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

The Cover-up, is a short story about a computer hacker that gets assasinated by an agent from the government.

thing from the public; maintaining it's secrecy using disinformation and lies. He spent most of his time trying to get more information about these secrets; aliens, UFOs, terrorism, just about anythin ... ; aliens, UFOs, terrorism, just about anything.The luminous digital clock on his desk displayed the time, 2:34 AM. The glow of the computer screen burned his eyes. He took off his thick glasses and pl ...

(3 pages) 51 1 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Chemistry electrolysis coursework

considered that the following factors could affect the deposition of Copper metal on the cathode.1. Time2. Current3. Temperature4. Molarity/Concentration of Solution5. Quantity of Solution6. Size of E ... Solution6. Size of Electrodes7. Distance between the electrodes8. The surface of the electrodesThe time was chosen because it is an easy quantity to measure and record, whilst at the same time mainta ...

(5 pages) 57 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

An Important Place In my Life

ld all pack our stuff in our van. We would head out on our way within an hour. The trip took a long time, 2 days to be exact, but when you're little nothing really matters. You can be in a van on a ro ... u can be in a van on a road trip for days and as long as you have something to be entertained with, time flies by fast.On our way to Mexico, I can remember my mom and dad pointing out things along the ...

(6 pages) 121 2 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

An essay on Shakespeare's 12th Sonnet.

1. When I do count the clock that tells the time,2. And see the brave day sunk in hideous night;3. When I behold the violet past prime,4. And sa ... white and bristly beard,9. Then of thy beauty do I question make,10. That thou among the wastes of time must go,11. Since sweets and beauties do themselves forsake12. And die as fast as they see othe ... d beauties do themselves forsake12. And die as fast as they see others grow;13. And nothing 'gainst Time's scythe can make defence14. Save breed, to brave him when he takes thee hence.This sonnet is s ...

(6 pages) 58 1 4.0 Apr/2004

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

Business Management and Leadership

1. 1. What was the logic of acquiring several companies over a short period of time?2. The industry is being changed by dozens of smaller companies. Knowing the company's current ... hnology, a demand for "mass customization", etc. Acquiring several companies over a short period of time brings you more customers, products or services, markets, technology, concern for survival, gro ... gathering and planning requires different meetings between different groups of people at different times. Besides our employee staff, this could include get-togethers with suppliers and distributors ...

(8 pages) 654 1 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Review of Osteochondritis Dessicans in Horses

the most common sites of the disease although it may occur in several different joints at the same time.2 DevelopmentIn young growing horses, skeletal bones initially develop from cartilage, starting ... iece of the cartilage to come completely loose and float around in the joint, which may ossify with time and is commonly referred to as a joint mouse (Animal Health Channel, 2002) and cause damage in ...

(11 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Four facts on Money and Social Status.

them to take out greater sums of money while making lower monthly payments over a shorter period of time.2. People in higher class status have a major advantage when borrowing money for a home. They h ...

(1 pages) 27 0 1.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Case study: Dell

ough 24-hour support system, which help customers diagnose and solve problems themselves 91% of the time.(2) Dell assured product quality by extensively pre-testing all the configuration options it of ... take charge of the product's success from start to finish. Second, I will change the phase reviews time. At phase reviews, typically slated for every three months, which is less flexible, not every p ...

(3 pages) 257 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Are 'computer hackers' technological innovators who push the boundaries of development or reckless criminals who endanger companies and individuals?

als. USA and UK are countries that have had the most hacking activity, which rapidly increases over time [2 survey]. However hackers are like a double-edged sword. Besides their disadvantages there ar ... wn group PHAIT (Portuguese Hackers Against Indonesian Tyranny) attacked Indonesian authorities many times in 1997, motivated by the situation in East Timor.Beside these another reason for hacking is r ...

(4 pages) 64 1 4.8 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

The Future of Bangladesh - Myanmar Relationship and it's Effect on the Region

long. Besides, both the countries were under the British-India control for a considerable period of time.2. Although categorized as part of the Southeast Asia, Myanmar is a geographic junction for the ... ned a US$ 1.2 -1.4 billion arms deal, where the actual cost of the items are considered to be three times more in the international market. China is not only contributing in modernization of Myanmar A ...

(12 pages) 29 0 4.5 Jan/2007

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Science Fiction Book Report

1.The title of this book is The Girl Who Slipped through Time.2.The © of the book is 1978.3.The author's name is Paula Hendrich.4.Paula Hendrich is curr ... m her father and that made her feel unwanted. She found an odd-looking machine and "slipped through time."8.The theme I found in this book is how teenage girls need the attention from a male figure, a ... d the attention from a male figure, and if they do not receive that attention, their lives (can sometimes) turn out wrong.9.The theme relates to my life because I personally do not enjoy too much atte ...

(1 pages) 1053 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Science Essays

World History

e Greece into a number of regions, and the climate is important because the men are outside all the time.2-Describe the society that lived in Greece and on nearby islands in the bronze age.Nobles feas ...

(1 pages) 4 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays


ay my grandmother lives in Newport Crest, and teaches at Cal State Long Beach.1. When was the first time you remember hearing about or recognizing what the Great Depression first meant? Around 1938, w ... ssion first meant? Around 1938, when I was eight years old, I recall hearing stories of a difficult time.2. What one image do you picture when you think of the Depression? People in soup lines, people ...

(5 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Jellybean Experiment

ed (smell condition). The total for X is 50 and the total for Y is 111. Y is a little more than two times greater than X which makes it easy to conclude that when the nose was opened, subjects were ab ... taste. However, the six smokers out of our data results had only been smoking for a short amount of time, 2-3 years. If we had been able to collect data from long time smokers the results may have dif ...

(3 pages) 2071 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The core function of Human Resource Department

of forecasting period.Even some projects for which objectives are expected to be achieved in short time (2-3 months) should be designed with a clear understanding of how the short-term objectives are ... growing company needs to prepare a number of top and middle managers, HR dpt. should plan ahead of time. It will take from 5 to 7 years to develop middle-level managers, as well as the top level mana ...

(8 pages) 128 1 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Career Development Plan:Performance and Career Management

ng from your evaluator:1.Proactively: managers are available to discuss performance with you at any time.2.Feedback: Managers will be as clear as possible when providing feedback. Managers will give y ... feedback builds confidence.Formative feedback tells the employee what could be done better the next time, helping to shape the desired behavior and increasing the likelihood that performance will impr ...

(3 pages) 214 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Human Resource Planning and Job Analysis Recruiting Foundations of Selection

wo types of observation: (1) Continuous observation involves observing a job over a given period of time. (2) Sampling involves observing several incumbents over random, relatively short periods of ti ... and psychomotor tasksDisadvantage: Observing what you want to see, or pay someone else to do this, time consuming depending on the circumstances, May bias worker performance, Small sample size, Requi ...

(12 pages) 155 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management