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  • Can Games and Active Learning Improve Academic Performance in Mathematics

    Can Games and Active Learning Improve Academic Performance in Mathematics

    The poor performance in Mathematics has been a major concern for all sectors of the society over the past few years. The ministry of education continues to see results that are less than favourable. Many of our schools have shown poor performance of Mathematics in all public examinations. Based on

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    Essay Length: 696 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: August 15, 2012
  • Can Risk Management Be Used as a Method to Incorporate Sustainability in Project Management

    Can Risk Management Be Used as a Method to Incorporate Sustainability in Project Management

    1 Introduction In the initial response to the discussion question in week 1 it was stated that, the significant population growth across the globe means that there is an increase in demand for providing infrastructure to address the basic needs of humans. This increase in demand, if not managed and

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    Essay Length: 979 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2013
  • Can Science Reveal an Underlying Cause of Adhd?

    Can Science Reveal an Underlying Cause of Adhd?

    Can Science Reveal an Underlying Cause? Scientific research regarding Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) identifies important genetic predispositions, environmental factors, and social behaviors involved with the diagnosis of this psychiatric disorder. The complexity of the possible developmental pathways associated with ADHD has created enormous challenges for scientific research. Today, scientists are

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    Essay Length: 1,550 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 4, 2011
  • Canadian Healthcare - Article Review

    Canadian Healthcare - Article Review

    When reading the article on Canadian Healthcare, Power, et al, states in the issue of The Journal, that the healthcare system should be commended for recognizing and utilizing this opportunity to increase our understanding of what's causing the burden of musculoskeletal disorders in Canada (The New England Journal of Medicine

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    Essay Length: 476 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 5, 2011
  • Cancer

    Cancer

    Cancer /ˈkænsər/ ( listen) (medical term: malignant neoplasm) is a large, heterogeneous class of diseases in which a group of cells display uncontrolled growth, invasion that intrudes upon and destroys adjacent tissues, and often metastasizes, wherein the tumor cells spread to other locations in the body via the lymphatic system

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    Essay Length: 353 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 25, 2011
  • Cancer Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    Cancer Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    There are over 10,000,000,000,000 cells in your body. Although these cells can do different jobs, each one has a nucleus with the same set of 46 chromosomes. Yet all of this came from a single cell with one set of 46 chromosomes. Within about 6 minutes of fertilization, this cell

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    Essay Length: 343 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2012
  • Capitalism Case

    Capitalism Case

    Introduction Capitalism refers to a social and economic system in which the means of producing and distributing goods, e.g. the land, factories, etc. are privately owned and controlled by a small minority of people-the capitalist class. The work of production is performed by the majority of people-the working class, who

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    Essay Length: 291 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 22, 2013
  • Carbon 14 Dating

    Carbon 14 Dating

    Carbon 14 Dating Intoduction Road workers in Eastern China dug up a 700 yr old mummy. They say the mummy was from the "(1) Ming Dynasty - the ruling power in China between 1368 and 1644". As your reading this article in the daily news paper, you question yourself "How

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    Essay Length: 470 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 13, 2011
  • Carbon 14 Dating

    Carbon 14 Dating

    Carbon-14 Dating Essay Some fossils today can be over one billion years old or even older. For anybody who has ever wondered how it is possible to determine an object's age without having any eyewitnesses, the scientific explanation is within carbon-14 dating. Although carbon-14 dating can't be used to determine

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    Essay Length: 844 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2012
  • Carbon Emissions

    Carbon Emissions

    Carbon emissions come from burning of fossil fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas which contributes to global warming. Every time people turn the ignition on car, board an airplane or when turn on a light switch, people are creating carbon emissions. Regulatory approach is a direct government approach.

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    Essay Length: 412 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 20, 2012
  • Cardio Myogenesis Case

    Cardio Myogenesis Case

    The purpose of this article is to discuss the role of myocytes and their contribution to the regeneration of the adult human heart. Myocytes are small cells that can differentiate and reenter the cell cycle, allowing for the cells of the heart to be regenerated over a course of every

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    Essay Length: 382 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 18, 2011
  • Cardiovascular Disease & Cancer

    Cardiovascular Disease & Cancer

    Cardiovascular Disease & Cancer In order to stay away from cardiovascular diseases you must factor in these suggestions to your everyday life, change your diet, supplement wisely, lose weight, get more exercise, and avoid tobacco smoke. All of those five factors are essential to good cardio health. If you consume

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    Essay Length: 341 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2012
  • Carnial Nerves

    Carnial Nerves

    There is 12 pair of cranial nerves: * Olfactory * Optic * Oculomotor * Trachlear * Trigeminal * Abduceens * Facial * Auditory vestibulochlear * Glossopharyngeal * Vagus * Spinal accessory * Hypoglossory The cranial nerve are of three varieties, sensory, motor, and mix. The sensory nerve has fibers That

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    Essay Length: 630 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 16, 2012
  • Carnitine as a Supplement

    Carnitine as a Supplement

    Carnitine, is a water soluble quaternary amine (3-hydroxy-4-N, N, N-trimethylaminobutyric acid) that has a vital role in metabolism, and is especially important in skeletal muscle tissues for good athletic performance. Being part of the metabolic pathway of the β oxidation of fatty acids, it is essential to have the carnitine

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    Essay Length: 704 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: September 6, 2016
  • Carper's Ways of Knowing

    Carper's Ways of Knowing

    Carper identified four ways of knowing that can be used as a guide to provide holistic care. These ways of knowing are Empirical, Personal knowledge, Ethical, and Aesthetic. They can be used to gain a clearer, more complete picture of a patient's care, ties into the nursing process and promotes

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    Essay Length: 1,019 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: August 26, 2011
  • Case for an American Market

    Case for an American Market

    There are currently more than 118,000 people waiting for organ transplants in the United States. In 2012, a total of 6,115 Americans died while waiting for an organ transplant. This is an average of 18 people dead every day, according to the New York Organ Donor Network. The number of

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    Essay Length: 2,874 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: October 30, 2013
  • Case Studies in Finance

    Case Studies in Finance

    In the event of MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company acquired PacifiCorp, the market believed that it was a good deal for both Berkshire Hathaway Inc., parent of MidAmerican, and Scottish Power, parent of PacifiCorp. On the day that Warren Buffett (the chairperson and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway) announced the acquisition of

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    Essay Length: 1,545 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 22, 2013
  • Case Study

    Case Study

    Does anyone remember a series of creepy videos from maybe the early 2000s? Back before YouTube became a big thing. I want to say they were called the Bachman tapes or something that had a connection to Stephen King or one of his books. I remember there being a few

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    Essay Length: 670 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 7, 2012
  • Case Study #2

    Case Study #2

    Case Study 2 1. Make a list of the abnormal findings. Give the normal value for each abnormal finding. Body temperature was abnormal, it normally should range around 98.2 Pulse rate was abnormal, in a adult it should be between 60-100 bpm Harsh systolic murmur is abnormal, blood flows silently

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    Essay Length: 897 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: August 2, 2012
  • Case Study of Accounting

    Case Study of Accounting

    9. If Nucor were considering switching from LIFO to FIFO, what date would it have chosen to make the change? Why? The inventory method that a company choose to use is mainly related with cost-of-good-sold and the ending inventory, but not the actual physical inventory sold. Compare cost-of-good-sold in two

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    Essay Length: 399 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 28, 2017
  • Case Study on Agency Theory

    Case Study on Agency Theory

    CASE STUDY ON AGENCY THEORY Apple Inc started operations in early 1970. The company produces specialized items for manufacturing cars. Most of the raw materials used are imported from Brazil because the cost is low and the labor is very cheap. The CEO for Apple Inc, Mr Rodriguez, makes every

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    Essay Length: 431 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 19, 2011
  • Catalyst

    Catalyst

    Introduction Bananas, apples, pears and potatoes all exhibit a browning effect after being cut open. This is due to the enzymes within the food. The enzyme found in potatoes is called catecholase and the substrate is catechol. Catechol is colorless, but when it interacts with the enzyme cateholase the reaction

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    Essay Length: 756 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: July 20, 2011
  • Cathode Rays and E/m Measurement Lab

    Cathode Rays and E/m Measurement Lab

    Lab:Cathode Rays and e/m Measurement Introduction) Today, we are going to re-create experiment that explored the effect of electric and magnetic fields on charged particles and helped to determine the properties of the electron. In particular, we will show that the charged particles in question are negatively charged and we

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    Essay Length: 1,580 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: June 2, 2017
  • Cats and Humans

    Cats and Humans

    Cats and Humans physically hold a variety of differences regarding facial look, bone structure, body mass, ear placement, and integumentary system. This cat dissection compares the muscle groups, dental structure, and claws/fingernail structure of human beings and cats, using careful observations and active dissection. The dissection process, guided by an

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    Essay Length: 249 Words / 1 Pages
    Submitted: March 10, 2013
  • Cause and Effect for Global Warming

    Cause and Effect for Global Warming

    Cause and Effect for Global Warming Do you notice that the leaves on the trees have never turned to yellow even though it is winter? Do you notice that the temperature is increasing in the whole world? Do you know what happen to our earth? These are some of the

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    Essay Length: 1,454 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 6, 2011
  • Causes, Effects, and Prevention of Pneumonia

    Causes, Effects, and Prevention of Pneumonia

    The microbe Bacteria are among the first forms of life that appeared on Earth billions of years ago. They are believed to have helped shape and change the planet's environment by creating atmospheric oxygen that enabled other more complex life forms to develop. Bacteria are prokaryotic unicellular organisms without a

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    Essay Length: 1,371 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: June 16, 2013
  • Celiac Disease

    Celiac Disease

    Celiac Disease Introduction Celiac disease (CD), also known as celiac sprue, non-tropical sprue, and gluten sensitive enteropathy, is a multi symptom, multi system autoimmune disease. It causes an abnormal immune reaction to gluten and a resulting malabsorption of nutrients. What once was thought to be a rare childhood disorder is

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    Essay Length: 1,770 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: February 27, 2012
  • Cell Division in E Coli

    Cell Division in E Coli

    Exercise 2 - Cell Division and Population Growth in E. Coli Analysis: 1. Note the shape of the curve plotted from Table 5 on the semi-log paper. This curve is S-shaped and is called sigmoid (from Greek for S; Sigmoid means "like sigma".) Why might this curve look like this?

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    Essay Length: 280 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2011
  • Cell Phone Pros/cons

    Cell Phone Pros/cons

    March 18, 2012 Progression II-4 The development of cell phones has dramatically changed the way of life for an entire generation. Not only have billions of people become accustomed to cell phones, but they have also become dependant on them for all matters of business and pleasure, everything from emergencies

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    Essay Length: 2,828 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: March 21, 2012
  • Cell Phones Changes Our Lives

    Cell Phones Changes Our Lives

    Cell phones changes our lives These years cell phone is becoming necessities of people lives. It is not only changes our way of communication, but also influences kinds of fields of our lives. Some people have said they cannot live without cell phone. The role of cell phone has surpassed

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    Essay Length: 399 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 22, 2011

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