Essays Tagged: "vegetables"

Sacred Cow - Vegetarianism

problems. Disease. These are all problems caused by being a vegetarian, that is, one who only eats vegetables. There are different degrees of being a vegetarian. To one extreme, is a person who eats ... l to grow as well with supplements that exceed the Recommended Daily Allowance.It is true that many vegetables contain a high amount of protein, but the amount is not even close in comparison to meat. ...

(3 pages) 129 2 2.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Ancient Roman Meals

usually taken at noon. It was usually nothing more than a piece of bread accompanied by cold meat, vegetables, and fruit washed down with a glass of wine. Both ientaculum and prandium were so short t ... astry castles and sweet cakes truly amazing with the use of honey, chopped fruits, and nuts. Vegetables and fruits were plenitful in Rome. For many miles one could see gardens that send articho ...

(7 pages) 78 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

In living Color, advertising in America. Emphasizes on TV and packaging products

through commercial advertising. Whether it is the fertilizer that the farmer chooses to put on the vegetables he grows, the clothing that is chosen at the department store, or the pen to write a repo ...

(5 pages) 147 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing


s excellent workVEGETARIANISMMeat is a food that most people love to eat, but some people only like vegetables such as fruits, nuts, grains, and legumes, these people are called vegetarians. They do n ... t, fish, and poultry, but they eat eggs and dairy products.Vegetarians who only eat fish, rice, and vegetables are called Pesco Vegetarians.Another type of vegetarianism is called Pollo Vegetarians, t ...

(3 pages) 88 0 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Lipids, Carbs and Protiens. letter form, great info, needs grammatical corrections!

e system. Here we go!Let's see what we have in front of us, some salad--garden--this is composed of vegetables and a fruit, tomato. These vegetables contain mainly cellulose which in reality doesn't d ... hat our food really is let's check out each food on our table is made of. The salad with all of its vegetables in it is pretty much--as mentioned before--cellulose a starch. Some of us may choose to p ...

(5 pages) 72 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Title: The Incas: Civilization of the New World Desc: A formal report about many aspects of the Incan culture. Such as: diet, architecture, government, and religion.

t distances, with many natural obstacles. The Inca diet mainly consisted of stew, maize, beans, and vegetables. And out of many other unique qualities, their religion was polytheistic, yet still had a ... t on the ground. The main meal was always eaten in the evening and included stew, maize, beans, and vegetables. On special occasions the Inca would prepare a guinea pig for the family. Everyone in the ...

(10 pages) 129 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Applications of Silicon

earth's crust, constituting about 28% by weight.(cite) Many foods and beverages, including certain vegetables, grains, rice, and beer have been shown to contain significant amounts of silicon. Silico ...

(2 pages) 79 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Manufacturing Engineering

A house to remember (descriptive essay)

er. Grandma used to stand upon the red brick pavement in front of this sink every morning; cleaning vegetables for meals, washing clothes from the day before, or scrubbing pots and bowls in soapy wate ...

(6 pages) 289 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

To those who plan to go to Thailand..... Heed this true story.

which included threedaughters,the Singaporean was asked to stay for dinner.It was a simple meal of vegetables and fish served with traditional white rice. The Singaporean man took his leave and conti ...

(1 pages) 75 1 3.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Two of everything- a couple found a special pot, what is so special about it?

had a couple of fields in which they grew rice, and a plot at the back of the house where they grew vegetables. Apart from a few old pieces of furniture and some threadbare clothes, that was all they ...

(5 pages) 32 0 4.0 Apr/2003

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


arms embrace and twirl me around.My mother would whip up a splendid dinner of meat and the freshest vegetables you could get. Occasionally, she would hide sweet, dainty treats in the food; perhaps it ...

(5 pages) 51 1 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Wanting to become a chef

rs, to salads to main meals. The best meal I made was for a large party. The meal contained steaks, vegetables, and deserts. Now I am responsible for cooking all the meals at the restuarant.Another sk ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

In the book Where the Red Fern Grows, Wilson Rawls illustrates that hard work is rewarding.

azine that had an advertisement for a hound for twenty-five dollars. Billy decides to sell fish and vegetables, in order to make enough money to buy the hounds. "Would you like to buy some crawfish or ... ney to buy the hounds. "Would you like to buy some crawfish or minnows? Maybe you'd like some fresh vegetables or roasting ears." Page 23. Billy spends two years getting cut by thorns, spends his summ ...

(2 pages) 40 2 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Western States

ial State. The population is 4,506,542. The economy is dairy products, apples, blueberries, cattle, vegetables, hogs, corn, nursery stock, soybeans, machinery, fabricated metal products, food processi ... ty State. It became a state in July 10, 1890 . The economy is cheese, dairy products, cattle, hogs, vegetables, corn, cranberries, machinery, food processing, paper products, electric equipment, fabri ...

(2 pages) 37 1 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Cloning, by Kevin Stanson. This essay is about why people should allow cloning. Most of it's positive aspects, a few far stretched ones. Very creative!

ne a world with legalized cloning. Cloning, if properly used, can be used to clone more animals and vegetables to make more food. For future attempts to gain world peace, we can create clone armies. T ...

(2 pages) 58 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


ld be left out and forgotten by the rest of Australia, due to the fact that some colonies only grew vegetables which would then be transported to the other colonies at a small fee. Since agriculture w ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History


e himself thought were his own best economic interests. (Adam S; 1776)In the beginning mankind grow vegetables, rear animals like chicken, cow, goat and others for their own use. The initial subsisten ... nd others. During this time, people traded one good for another for example a fisherman want to buy vegetables from a farmer. The fisherman can only have trade if there is coincidence of wants. Accord ...

(15 pages) 335 1 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Food Contamination

ene or don't wash their hands after using the restroom or smoking, cross-contamination of meats and vegetables, and improper cooking techniques which include thawing food improperly, not cooking food ...

(3 pages) 107 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Biotechnology, good or bad?

n general,we eat everyday. everybody eats. it's a global thing to all of us. Consumingproducts from vegetables to meats to manmade food products. So biotechnologyhave come to a consideration of food. ... des and other growth enhance drugs too it'snot like those are any better then your genetic engineer vegetables. Or you cantake a look at yogurt and all these other great products. They are all made fr ...

(3 pages) 48 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Obesity in Hong Kong

by different classes varied from one another. The lower class's diet was mainly composed of grain, vegetables, and little meat. The diet of the wealthy was made up of meat, sweets, cheese, and alcoho ... cheese, and alcohol. Because of the markets, merchants and minor bureaucrats had variety of meats, vegetables, bread, beans and fruits at their meals, giving them a more balanced diet. Nowadays even ...

(4 pages) 89 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays