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  • Childhood Obesity

    Childhood Obesity

    Statistics show that childhood obesity is an increasing disease around the globe. Childhood Obesity is an abnormal accumulation of body fat, usually twenty percent or more over a child's ideal body weight. This excessive amount of fat, which builds up, can cause serious consequences. Effects that may include type two

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    Essay Length: 2,058 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: September 3, 2012
  • Childhood Obesity: Causes, Effects, and Prevention

    Childhood Obesity: Causes, Effects, and Prevention

    Childhood Obesity: Causes, Effects, and Prevention Obesity is a condition where there is excessive accumulation and storage of fat in the body such that it creates health problems and/or increases risk for health problems (Reilly 390). Childhood obesity is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of greater than

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    Essay Length: 1,172 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: January 5, 2013
  • Children's Perceptions of Healthful Eating and Physical Activity

    Children's Perceptions of Healthful Eating and Physical Activity

    Children's Perceptions of Healthful Eating and Physical Activity Nutrition is a widely discussed topic in today's age and time. Many people are trying to become more conscious of the foods they are consuming for the obvious reason of maintaining the best health possible. It is agreed that nutrition plays a

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    Essay Length: 1,102 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: August 19, 2011
  • Chimps or Humans: Where Did We Take a Turn?

    Chimps or Humans: Where Did We Take a Turn?

    Chimps or Humans: Where Did We Take a Turn? Charles Darwin, the father of evolution who also coined the term quoted, "A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others." Reflecting from his

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    Essay Length: 639 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 23, 2012
  • China as a Driver for Globalization and Specialization in Trade

    China as a Driver for Globalization and Specialization in Trade

    The globalization in trade is a natural trend with an increasing economic situation. But it has a great significant influence on developing country and developed country. It does not only always bring benefits, and sometimes it can bring disadvantages which can account for a large part. As one of the

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    Essay Length: 742 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 21, 2012
  • Chloroplasts and Mitochondria

    Chloroplasts and Mitochondria

    Chloroplasts and Mitochondria are both complex cell organelles found in eukaryote cells. The main function of the mitochondrion is the production of energy, in the form of adenosine triphosphate (ATP). The cell uses this energy to perform the specific work necessary for cell survival and function. Chloroplasts are most commonly

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    Essay Length: 406 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: October 3, 2012
  • Chromatographic Separation of Natural Oils

    Chromatographic Separation of Natural Oils

    Objective: The objective of this experiment was to separate the carvone isomer found in caraway oil and analyze the quality of the separation process via gas chromatography. The carvone was then analyzed by infrared spectroscopy to confirm the presence of the different functional groups. Procedure: Refer to University of Victoria

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    Submitted: March 5, 2012
  • Chromatography Case

    Chromatography Case

    Partition - Remember the solvent extraction activity with the separating funnel. The iodine moved from the water (aqueous) layer into the organic layer. However there was some iodine left in the aqueous layer. Chemists say that the iodine is partitioned between the two layers: water and organic solvent. If more

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    Essay Length: 519 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 18, 2012
  • Chronic Obstuctive Pulmonary Disease

    Chronic Obstuctive Pulmonary Disease

    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD, a progressive and irreversible airway obstruction, is a well recognized problem in the United States representing the fourth leading cause of death. It is directly related to smoking. Other risk factors include: industrial fume and dust, genetic predisposition and recurrent pulmonary infections (McCance, Huether, Brashers

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    Essay Length: 1,085 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: September 14, 2011
  • Cigarettes Case

    Cigarettes Case

    Cigarettes A while ago, smoking cigarettes were considered sexy, cool, and popular, an ok thing to do, a large amount of people smoked because of that. You would mostly always see people in movies with a cigarette in their hand; they were advertised a lot by sport man TV stars

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    Essay Length: 796 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 5, 2013
  • Circulatory Notes

    Circulatory Notes

    01 Circulatory System Circulatory system - takes ________oxygen____________ and nutrients to all cells and removes carbon dioxide and waste products. Open circulatory system - blood baths the _______organs____________ directly; no blood vessels; Ex: insects Closed circulatory system - blood is confined to blood vessels; Ex: ____humans_______. Arteries - carry blood

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    Submitted: February 21, 2016
  • Cirt - Planning

    Cirt - Planning

    1) The CIRT plan helps an organization prepare for incidents. Additionally, individuals on the team know their roles and responsibilities. Once the plan and the members are identified, the organization has a better under-standing of the skills needed. The members can be trained to ensure they have the skills needed

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    Essay Length: 202 Words / 1 Pages
    Submitted: November 6, 2013
  • Cj 230 - Criminal Law for Criminal Justice

    Cj 230 - Criminal Law for Criminal Justice

    CJ230 Criminal Law for Criminal Justice Unit 9- Final Project 07/12/13 ARSON 1. Define the elements of arson, including the actus reus and mens rea. The main elements necessary to prove arson are evidence of a burning and evidence that a criminal act caused the fire. The accused must intend

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    Essay Length: 1,578 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: September 25, 2013
  • Climate Change

    Climate Change

    The GHGs that are already in the atmosphere because of human activity will continue to warm the planet for decades to come. In other words, some level of continued climate change is inevitable, which means humanity is going to have to take action to adapt to a warming world. However,

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    Essay Length: 289 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 12, 2012
  • Climatology

    Climatology

    Note: Kharif growing season is during the summer monsoon and the Rabi growing season is furing the winter monsoon. Temperature change during the Kharif and Rabi growing season between 1969 - 2005 Precipitation change during the Kharif and Rabi growing season between 1969 - 2005 Table 1 showing the changes

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    Submitted: November 18, 2015
  • Cloning

    Cloning

    * Almost everyone has wished that he could have a clone of himself to do homework while he goes out with his friends. Now we have the technology to make this wish come true. Cloning is the creation of an organism that is an exact genetic copy of another. 1.

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    Submitted: March 7, 2016
  • Cloning Case

    Cloning Case

    Cloning Jeremy Tan Eng101 Marybeth Nipp 1/22/2011 Cloning In today's culture, science and technology are just part and parcel of our daily life. New advancements in specialized fields put us in awe but at the same time no longer surprise us. New research has been shown to be able to

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    Essay Length: 1,534 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: August 5, 2012
  • Cloning Cdna of Melilotis Alba

    Cloning Cdna of Melilotis Alba

    Abstract Melilotus alba is a legume plant of the Fabaceae family. It is an invasive species, likely a descendant of a failed farming project in Alaska in 1913. The object of this experiment is to sequence the chloroplast DNA of M. alba, so as to explore its origin through uniparental

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    Submitted: January 27, 2013
  • Cloroplastos (spanish)

    Cloroplastos (spanish)

    Los cloroplastos son orgánulos aún mayores y se encuentran en las células de plantas y algas, pero no en las de animales y hongos. Su estructura es aún más compleja que la mitocondrial: además de las dos membranas de la envoltura, tienen numerosos sacos internos formados por membrana que encierran

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    Essay Length: 312 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 2, 2011
  • Clouds and Rain

    Clouds and Rain

    Clouds and Rain Abstract Using simple 'rules of thumb' and equations, the mixing ratio, relative humidity (RH), saturation specific humidity and the lifting condensation level (LCL) of particular air parcels can be determined. By doing this an understanding of the amount of water in the atmosphere and that in clouds

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    Essay Length: 869 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: May 19, 2012
  • Cognitive Biases

    Cognitive Biases

    Cognitive Biases Lately, I have been questioning why I do the things I do, how I make decisions, and why I react certain ways in social situations. My reactions to different circumstances come from processing what is going on around me by filtering it through my likes, dislikes, and previous

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    Essay Length: 563 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 11, 2011
  • Cognitive Team Paper

    Cognitive Team Paper

    Cognitive Team Paper For centuries now, it has been expected for individuals to have assigned daily tasks that keep them busy and productive. In most cases, the tasks are completed in order for the individual to receive some sort of compensation or reward that will benefit him or her and

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    Essay Length: 1,740 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: December 4, 2011
  • Colocasia Esculenta

    Colocasia Esculenta

    GABI or TARO * Colocasia esculenta  Also called elephant's ear, eddy root, tara, eddoe, tarrow  Belongs to family Araceae  Native to Southeast Asia  Important crop in the Philippines  Grown for its edible starchy corm and its edible leaf  a perennial long-stalked herbaceous plant with

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    Essay Length: 705 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 3, 2011
  • Colon Cancer

    Colon Cancer

    Blood Test - Kidney function is undisturbed - Cholesterol level super high of 264. Very rare case. Normal people is about 130+. Usually genetic problem, type 2a high cholesterol condition. All of the 3 children might have the same problem. Heredity issues that run in the family. 50% chance of

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    Essay Length: 411 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 2, 2017
  • Colonisation of Mars Literature Critical Analysis

    Colonisation of Mars Literature Critical Analysis

    In the article titled “Will We Ever Colonize Mars?[1]” the author Matt Williams outlines and discusses the benefits and the challenges that are posed by human colonisation on Mars. The author compares the similarities between Mars and Earth to indicate that life on Mars is not very different from Earth

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    Essay Length: 707 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 19, 2016
  • Color Blindness

    Color Blindness

    Color blindness, also known as color vision deficiency, is the inability or reduced ability to see color, or identify color differences under lighting conditions when color vision isn't weakened. Many of the genes involved in color vision are on the X chromosome, making color blindness more common in males than

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    Essay Length: 480 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 11, 2012
  • Color Scheme for Unknowns

    Color Scheme for Unknowns

    Scheme for Unknowns 1) Describe each of the unknowns including color, odor, phase, and solubility 2) Perform a flame test on each unknown i) Purple flame: K+ is present; NH4+ may also be present ii) Orange Flame: Na+ is present; K+ and NH4+ may also be present iii) Red Flame:

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    Essay Length: 952 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 10, 2011
  • Commentary on How Habitat Choice Dictates Aquatic Beetles’ Richness, Abundance and Composition

    Commentary on How Habitat Choice Dictates Aquatic Beetles’ Richness, Abundance and Composition

    Name: Instructor: Course: Date: Commentary on How Habitat Choice Dictates Aquatic Beetles’ Richness, Abundance and Composition Overview Binckley & Resetarits (2005) investigate how abundance and distribution patterns of organisms can be a result of two distinct mechanisms. The first and most dominant paradigm is the random dispersal which is succeeded

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    Essay Length: 2,264 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: February 22, 2016
  • Common Chemical Species

    Common Chemical Species

    Common chemical species found in coffee (coffea Arabica) and their Beneficial and Toxicological issues associated with human health. Coffee is an infusion of ground roasted coffea Arabica beans and is believed to be one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world (Higdon & Frei 2006). Coffea Arabica beans

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    Essay Length: 1,003 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 3, 2013
  • Communicable Disease

    Communicable Disease

    Communicable Disease We're all human (obviously), which means we are all susceptible to attaining the Human Papillomavirus, also known as HPV. HPV has no obvious symptoms but is indeed dangerous if not detected early enough. HPV is a common STI (sexually transmitted infection) that can not only lead to uncomfortable

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    Essay Length: 250 Words / 1 Pages
    Submitted: May 16, 2011

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