Observations of Parenting Styl

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The authoritarian style of parenting uses a high degree of parental control over a child's behavior and little nurturance in the form of praise, affection, and rewards. The child is expected to follow the parents' rules and regulations without que ... Continue Reading

Responce to Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury

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The book begins by telling us it is late October. James Nightshade and William Holloway are close to their 14th birthday and Halloween is in a just a few days. It seems like something bad things are in the future for Jim and William because of the part that says after this week the b ... Continue Reading

Under pressure

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A sense of déjà vu dawned and I chuckled inwardly. I was in this situation the last time an essay was assigned; sitting in the dark, silently watching sunrise slowly dim the fluorescence of my computer screen. Still, all that was accomplished was a few sentences not even close to meeting requireme ... Continue Reading

Balloon Lift

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I wanted to discover how many marbles a helium balloon could lift ... Continue Reading

Enduring Love

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Emile Zola describes the role of the novelist as being like “a pathologist dissecting life with the book as a kind of experiment”. How does this illuminate our understanding of the first chapter of Enduring Love ? If Ian McEwan is a pathologist dissecting life, with Enduring Love being the ex ... Continue Reading

Hot Air Ballooning

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Think of it as riding around on a bubble. Hot Air ballooning is a sport and hobby of many adventurous people around the world. A huge balloon filled with hot air suspends a basket, fuel tank, and passengers. Their destination is determined only by the ... Continue Reading

Yeast Lab

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I. Identify the Problem or Purpose of the Lab: What substance will help yeast reproduce the most? II. Background Information: Yeast are eukaryotic microorganisms. Their saccharomyces are very helpful in today’s biology studies. Yet, the ease of genetic mult ... Continue Reading

Character Analysis of

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In “The Jilting of Granny Weatherall” by Katherine Anne Porter, the character Granny is stubborn. She is a crabby old grandma that believes she is in good standings to go to heaven, when in fact, she covers up that she is scared of dying. She shelters her suffering and she misses those she lo ... Continue Reading

Electroscope Lab

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What is an electroscope you say? An electroscope is a device for detecting electric charge or static electricity. It was first invented jean Antoine Nollet in 1748. His discovery was a breakthrough for the entire science world. It became possible to test objects of there electro ... Continue Reading

Henry Cavendish

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Henry Cavendish was an English chemist and physicist. He was born on October 10, 1731 in Nice, France. Henry was the son of Lady Anne Gray and Lord Charles Cavendish. He was born into the aristocracy, with both the Duke of Devonshire and the Duke of Kent as grandfathers. At the age of 11, Henry ... Continue Reading

Eternal Beauty Myth

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Beauty is a quality or combination of qualities that gives a great pleasure to the senses or to the mind and spirit. Beauty will not last, and that it is selfish and foolish for anyone not to prepare for the loss of beauty and youth by having a child to carry on unsurpassed beauty. ... Continue Reading

How Effective Is Chapter One As An Opening Ch

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Enduring Love Isobel Manley 6RCR How effective is chapter 1 as an opening chapter ... Continue Reading

Narration Structure and Stlye

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Told in retrospect, the novel is a first person narrative in chronological order of the events of the summer of 1922 with Gatsby’s personal history revealed through various flashbacks spaced intermittently throughout the plot. However, before delving into the past ... Continue Reading

Great Gatsby

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When Fitzgerald describes something in one of his works, he never comes right out and describes the person or place. Instead, he brings life to the object. In this passage from The Great Gatsby, the house of Tom and Daisy Buchanan is brought out of its normal existence. Fitzgerald uses several co ... Continue Reading

Enduring Love

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Ian McEwan’s novel Enduring Love “has the most gripping first chapter I’ve ever read”. In the opening paragraphs a large cast is introduced in the midst of scientific impelling drama as a hot-air balloon lunges out of control. McEwan only tells the reader briefly about the event, it doesn’ ... Continue Reading

Harris and Me

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I read the book called ¡°Harris and Me¡± written by Gary Paulsen. It is about a boy who has to come to stay on a farm with his relatives. He meets a cousin name Harris and experiences a lot of adventures and troubles. The main idea of the book is that farm life might be difficu ... Continue Reading

The Island

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It stretched out for miles, surrounded by a never-ending, crystal clear, Tropical Ocean. With coral reefs and tropical fish invading old shipwrecks and exploring the dark and never ending deep-sea caves. Masses of underwater sea-gardens were filled with the most exquisite sea-plants, and animals tha ... Continue Reading

Symbolism in "American Beauty"

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I have to admit that watching movies is one of my favorite guilty pleasures. I like it almost as much as reading a book, but not quite. One of my favorite movies is “American Beauty”, starring Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, and Thora Birch as a dysfunctional family who have given up trying to w ... Continue Reading

Descriptive Essay - At The Beach

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Everyone has a place where they go to escape all the pressures and worries of life. There is always that one spot that can soothe all your problems and troubles in times of stress. For me, the beach is the ultimate cure to all of my problems. While I am there, all of my obligations are suddenly e ... Continue Reading

Chocolat the Film - Transformation within the movie

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The topic that I decided to focus on is the theme of transformation within the movie. Instead of going through each and every character¡¯s specific change, we decided to focus on four main ones to give a more detailed perspective of each one. The first transformation we¡¯d like to analyze on is ... Continue Reading

My Dream

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My dream is to become a professional photographer. It is important to me because photography is a good way of keeping a record of the places you visit, people you know, and things that you see. It is also fun and a creative hobby. To reach my dream I will take photography classes in the summer ... Continue Reading

Teaching techniques of Jesus

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Jesus used many teaching techniques when dealing with the varying people that he encountered. He realized that not all people would react to the same type of message so he used various forms to try and convey his message of peace, hope, and love. He also kn ... Continue Reading

Just Politics Or National Security: The Argument Against A Missile Defense System.

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Should the U.S. build a missile defense system? A missile defense system would intend to be a defensive screen for America and its allies. Its goal would be to track incoming ballistic missiles and then destroy them. The question is will it work? At what cost? Will it do any good? Robert A. Lev ... Continue Reading

Obesity

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Although most people think that Obesity does not have many side effects there are quite a few. There are about 30 side effects to the disease. Some of which are types of Arthritis, birth defects, cancers, diseases, and types of muscle pain or cramps. The types of Arthritis are Osteoarthritis, an ... Continue Reading

Machinery

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Man is different from an animal only in certain respects. His bodily organs do not differ vastly from those of other mammals such as sheep, cow, a horse or a dog. Yet he is the only animal to invent tools and make use of them. It is so, because he is mentally different. Thus, over the years, he has ... Continue Reading