Essays Tagged: "time of day"

Consumer Appeal

rams. They are both aimed at the same groups or types of people, such as sex, age, gender, etc.Many times, the time of day or day of the week a show is aired has a lot to do with the types of viewers ... dults over the age of twenty-five, with the exceptions of those viewers that do not watch it at the time it actually airs, but they tape it to watch later. Because of the time it airs, the viewers are ...

(4 pages) 194 0 3.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Compare the techniques used to create tension and fear in the two stories "The Signalman" by Charles Dickens and "The Landlady" by Roald Dahl

ife, it could kill someone, and so it fits with the word "deadly".Each story is set in an unnatural time of day. Charles Dickens sets his story at sunset, when the sun is disappearing, leaving the eer ... n is disappearing, leaving the eerie glow of the moon for light. Roald Dahl sets his story at night time, at about nine o'clock when real darkness starts to set in, in the winter. The actual places, h ...

(5 pages) 68 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Irony of Setting in "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson

Shirley Jackson begins The Lottery by establishing the setting. To begin, she tells the reader what time of day and what time of year the story takes place. This is important to get the reader to focu ... e. This is important to get the reader to focus on what a typical day it is in this small town. The time of day is set in the morning and the time of year is early summer. She also describes that scho ...

(4 pages) 328 2 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Sugar Ants

rve changes in way of life of an ant colony of sugar ants when the temperature, amount of light and time of day are different.2. Observe what ants in a peanut butter jar choose to eat (if they choose ... rPROCEDURE:1st ExperimentFind the Food that Ants Favor1. Food is placed outside nest.2. Observe and time the amount of time that it takes for the ants to scout out and take back the food.3. Find out w ...

(4 pages) 46 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Sleep Deprivation Or A Sleep Disturbance Disorder?

e sleep length of night-shift workers. Researchers believed that workday sleep length is related to time-of-day worked. Workers on the night-shift on the average have significantly reduced workday sle ... e sleep length of night-shift workers. Researchers believed that workday sleep length is related to time-of-day worked. Workers on the night-shift on the average have significantly reduced workday sle ...

(3 pages) 96 1 1.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Self-Assessment and Reflection Paper. ARP format, Reference page, 1000 words.

tics past down. Also, individual responses to learning can be affected by, intake of food or drink, time of day, mobility, sound, light, temperature, and seating preferences are biological, while moti ... this last class I took. It allowed me to see that I am not the only one in this world with stress, time and management issue and not knowing how to handle these issues. I also learned that I don't kn ...

(4 pages) 556 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Self Assessment.

hat one never stops learning. We have the opportunity to learn every moment of our lives, be in the time of day or the secret to growing old gracefully. Therefore, I am committed to being a lifelong l ... a weakness. My learning team may testify to this, as my ability to call attention to the finer, sometimes missed details of class assignments became a common trait in our conference calls. However, be ...

(5 pages) 679 1 4.1 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Evaluation on "Private Lives" by Noel Coward, refering to the elements of drama.

a French hotel that is overlooking a harbour. The colour of the hotel has been made to reflect the time of day, which is evening. The colours were blue and purple which gave and effective, evening at ... smart and well mannered.Costume is a very important part of the character, especially on the first time they enter the stage. That is when the first impression ids made by the audience.When the first ...

(9 pages) 32 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The way it is done.

my own personal way of thinking and learning things based on criteria such as the mood I'm in, the time of day it is, or even what subject I am studying. These kinds of specific details make up what ... e slightest distraction and this would cause me to lose focus momentarily. If I lost focus too many times I would just lose interest in the assignment entirely, for that period of time, which only set ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Summer Of Sin:Christianity and Homosexuality

. It was beautiful, but my thoughts were not. They were angry, hurt, confused. Dusk was my favorite time of day, ordinarily. Tonight was different. If there was a breeze I hardly felt it, and I had no ... s invited me to dinner once and then my folks invited him. Before long we were together most of the time.It seemed only natural that we should both be counselors at junior camp. The main requirement - ...

(7 pages) 47 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Anti-Feminism - A Fowl Movement is An Essay Concerning the Novel "Wild Geese" by Martha Ostenso Taking The Anti-Feminist Theme Into Consideration

ew. To begin with, it can be seen throughout the novel that Caleb Gare doesn't give Lind Archer the time of day. Furthermore, it is the women on the farm who work the hardest and are treated the worst ...

(2 pages) 18 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Emotional Cyborg

ll is bare and dark- no light, no space, no freedom. I have been imprisoned. I cannot relate to the time of day, the darkness surrounds my 'body' like an evil mist, and I breathe smell of sterilized a ... ut next to the bulky, iron body of the Neo-Borg: a Cyborg Leader. This is when I saw, for the first time, the disfigured shape of the Cyborgs. They had no eyes, no nostrils, but rust and wires, twisti ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Emergence of an Information Society

ad ideas and individuals just by clicking a mouse, no longer constrained by location, format, cost, time of day, on-site rules and regulations, or other barriers. In essence, anyone, anytime, anyplace ... ween industrial society and information society, namely continuity or change, has been debated over time. On the one hand, the development of information technology and the need for skilled workers wh ...

(5 pages) 88 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Fire cause a determination

Fire Cause and DeterminationBeing a Fire Investigator can be a very time consuming to gather all key evidence to determine a fire cause. It's very important not to get ... see? I would pull the dispatch tape, then listen to it. Then I would review the fire report for the time of day, weather condition, what shift, and first arriving officer. I would talk with the first ... ome across appliances or electrical equipment photograph it and check to see if it was left on. Sometimes the appliances are destroyed and hard determine if it was left on. You can look at other switc ...

(4 pages) 32 0 1.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Situational Influences on Purchasing Behavior.

utes affect the decision to purchase a product. The effect of purchase was based on three different times of day: morning, afternoon, and evening. The effect of purchase was also based on whether subj ... e was also based on whether subjects preferred caffeinated or non-caffeinated soda depending on the time of day. The subjects were asked to rate their preferences on a 5 point rating scale, one being ...

(7 pages) 91 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Confectionary: Cereal Bars.

the snack foods market, with the increased demand for 'food on the go' that can be consumed at any time of day, new alternative snacks are emerging on the market such as cereal snacks, meat snacks, d ... he most users is the 15-19 year olds. This could be down to them being a useful snack during school time, which has been purchased by their parents.When questioned whether an individual had consumed a ...

(10 pages) 75 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Cheerleading: Sport Fact or Fiction?

of cheerleading squads as a social club of good-looking girls who wouldn't give the average Joe the time of day, right? Wrong. Cheerleaders are athletes. In past years, high school cheerleaders needed ... e it seems more of an annoyance to the crowd than anything else. What the crowd does not see is the time, sweat, tears, pain, and even sometimes blood that go in to making a squad successful. There ar ...

(7 pages) 19 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Kindness and Initiative.

die. A priest came by but didn't even help him. Then a Levite came by and didn't even give him the time of day. Finally a Samaritan came by. Nobody liked them. But this man took the initiative to hel ...

(1 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Data Storage and Transmission

h the hands move continuously around the face. Such a clock is capable of indicating every possible time of day. In contrast, a digital clock is capable of representing only a finite number of times ( ... be carried using IP technology.There are a number of practical reasons why IP telephony could over time supplant traditional PSTN voice services. Carrying data and voice services over a common enterp ...

(3 pages) 46 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

How does the following five art movements including, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Expressionism, Cubism and Pop-Art relate to each other? What impact did it have during the C20th?

ne of color and what was noticed on the artist's immediate visual view of a scene at any particular time of day. Some artists that were involved with this movement were Claude Monet, Edgar Degas and C ... nning of the century, a minor number of people could truly accept this new discovery of art, but as time passed it then became a popular creation for leisure and entertainment. A masterpiece in its ow ...

(2 pages) 65 0 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays