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  • Mary Kay Letoureau

    Mary Kay Letoureau

    Mary Kay Letourneau was a 34 year old teacher from Seattle, Washinton who was convicted of second degree rape on a twelve year old boy. As a result of this affair this already mother of four had two childeren with this 12 year old boy. She originally was senteced to spend 90 days in jail and was to take medicine for being bi-polar. She violated parole by again having sexual intercourse with Vili once again.

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    Essay Length: 709 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 24, 2010 By: Yan
  • Mary Leakey

    Mary Leakey

    Though technically defined as an archaeologist, Mary chose to follow a route of interesting research relating to physical anthropology. She is known mostly for the excavation of a two million-year-old fossilized human skull in 1959. She has also worked to help the world understand that the evolution of humans follows a principle rather than a theory. The name Leakey is synonymous in most people's minds with the successive dramatic discoveries of fossilized hominid bones and

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    Essay Length: 815 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 3, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Mary Wollstonecraft

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    Mary Wollstonecraft's Vindication of the Rights of Woman was written in 1792 and is a book that should be essential reading for students of British literature for a number of reasons, including its historical value, its particular place in that history as a statement of the rights of women, and because of the place the book holds among social writings of the time. It is also an example of an early woman writer who challenges

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    Submitted: February 2, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Marzono Assignment

    Marzono Assignment

    Names have been changed for confidentiality purposes Marzano Assignment Providing Feedback Student One: Imani Type of Feedback: Criterion-Referenced Imani is a strong student that excels in most academic areas. During instruction, she followed the lessons well and her assignments reflected and confirmed her knowledge of the content. I decided to include Imani in my Marzano Assignment because I wanted to compare how feedback affected both lower and higher level students. Immediately following the post test,

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    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Janna
  • Masculine Pursuits

    Masculine Pursuits

    Throughout the history of humanity, words such as virile, athletic, aggressive, and brave have been virtually synonymous with masculinity. The alpha male has been the stoic bastion of leadership, strength, and individualism that any boy would one day hope, nay, dream to attain. Even literary genius Camille Paglia once stated, "A woman simply is, but a man must become" (Camille 1). How times have changed. In his work, Jungle Fever, Pete Wells analyzes the King

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    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Steve
  • Masculinity

    Masculinity

    Encarta dictionary defines masculinity as “those qualities conventionally supposed to make a man an excellent specimen”; but what exactly are those qualities? Many would say that physical strength, ability to compete in sports, or even the ability to hold liquor are all parts of masculinity. In ancient Greece, they called this quality andreia, literally meaning “manliness”. In truth, masculinity is a much deeper trait that can be viewed differently by a variety of people. Realistically,

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    Submitted: January 15, 2010 By: Monika
  • Maslow’s Therory of Motivation

    Maslow’s Therory of Motivation

    Maslow's theory of motivation includes five increasingly higher-level needs. Maslow calls these needs physiological, (hunger, thirst, shelter, sex, etc), security, (safety, protection from physical and emotional harm) social, (affection, belonging, acceptance, friendship) self-esteem, (self respect, autonomy, achievement, status, recognition, attention) and self-actualization, (doing things) 1. Maslow points out that hierarchy is dynamic, the dominant need is always shifting. The hierarchy does not exist by itself, but is affected by the situation and the general culture.

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    Essay Length: 566 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 19, 2009 By: Jon
  • Mass Media and Negative News

    Mass Media and Negative News

    Mass Media & Negative News Put simply, mass media refers to the Forms of communication designed to reach a vast audience without any personal contact between the senders and receivers. Examples would include newspapers, magazines, video recordings, radio and television and of course, the internet. The concept of mass media is now complicated, since through the internet, individuals have a means of potential exposure on a scale comparable to what was previously restricted to select

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    Essay Length: 350 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 19, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Massage for Children with Jra

    Massage for Children with Jra

    JRA What exactly is JRA? Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA), or sometimes called juvenile chronic arthritis, is a disease that affects children causing joint inflammation which makes the joints stiff and painful. This Disease affects about one in one thousand children ages sixteen and younger. Doctors have also found that the more joints affected the more serious the disease and symptoms are less likely to go into full remission. There are three types of JRA and

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    Submitted: February 24, 2010 By: Bred
  • Massimiliano Frani

    Massimiliano Frani

    Dr. Massimiliano Frani of Venice, Italy, what can I say he is spectacular? He’s a past server at an executive level of International Cultural Institutions including the Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation (part of the World Federation of International Music Competitions UNESCO, Switzerland). He has recorded with groups such as American Piano Quartet, the Budapest Chamber Orchestra; he has been requested to judge for the World Federation of International Music Competitions. He has worked with

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    Essay Length: 1,173 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 7, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Master Planned Cities

    Master Planned Cities

    Smart Growth Smart growth is the alterative planning principle to "Urban Sprawl," development that is economically viable and preserves the environment. Planning that is comprehensive integrated and regional, public, private, and non profit sectors work together. Certainly and predictability in the development process, infrastructure is maintained and enhance to serve the community. Redevelopment of housing, Brownfield sites and obsolete building recognizes the importance of urban centers. The main principles of "Smart Growth"; mix land uses,

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    Submitted: April 2, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Mastering a Skill

    Mastering a Skill

    Mastering a Skill (First Aid/CPR) The skills that I believe people should master are basic First Aid and CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation). A course in First Aid and CPR, will teach vital life saving techniques such as the Heimlich maneuver. Imagine for a moment that a loved one starts having chest pains and numbness in there arms. Do you know what medical conditions cause these symptoms? If you do know, are you prepared to help in

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    Submitted: November 22, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Mastering a Skill

    Mastering a Skill

    There are, of course many skills that people should have and do not or do have and don't practice. One of these such skills would be empathy. Empathy defined by the American Heritage Dictionary is the identification with and understanding of another's situation, feelings, and motives.* This is such an important skill to master that if one is not careful in mastering this skill one may go their entire life without it and never be

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Victor
  • Mastering a Skill

    Mastering a Skill

    Mastering a Skill Throughout of lives we will learn and master many skills. The one skill I feel we all should become masters of is communication. Communication is the most important of any skill we can learn. The ability to communicate verbal and non-verbal can make a world of difference in how we perceive others and in turn how they perceive us. We focus so much on teaching our children the importance of good behavior

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    Submitted: January 28, 2010 By: Jon
  • Mastering a Skill

    Mastering a Skill

    Time Management If there was ever skill in the world that people should take the opportunity to master it should be time management. Time seems to be the essence of all that we do so therefore when mismanaged we lose control over everything else. Something that is so easy to lose track of and often taken for granted, turns out to be the most important thing that we possess. People should come to a realization

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    Submitted: February 4, 2010 By: Yan
  • Mastering a Skill

    Mastering a Skill

    People use many simple skills on a daily basis. Most of these skills we just take for granted as a part of normal everyday life. They are something we do not think about as skills that we have been either taught or mastered through our own techniques. Many of these skills go undetected and just feel natural or instinctive to most. However, there are skills that some people have that allow them to be more

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    Submitted: April 24, 2010 By: Mike
  • Mastering the Art of Listening

    Mastering the Art of Listening

    Mastering the art of listening Jacqueline Washington Axia College University of Phoenix IT 105 Skills for Learning in an Information Age Heidi Koppenhofer January 14, 2006 Learning how to listen is needed in everyday life but, it is essential in order to have a successful relationship. That relationship may be comprised of a mother and child a husband, and his wife, or a boss, and an employee. No matter who the relationship involves it is

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    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Janna
  • Mastering the Skill Called Poker

    Mastering the Skill Called Poker

    Mastering the Skill Called Poker A certain skill that all people should take the time to master in their lifetime is the skill of Poker. Some people claim that learning the skill of Poker is only in support of playing a game; others would disagree. If Poker was just a game, more people would play it. But since Poker is a skill, most people never learn the skill because they never take the time to

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    Submitted: February 22, 2010 By: July
  • Mastering Time Management

    Mastering Time Management

    A skill that I believe most people do not have or use and could benefit from, including myself, is time management. The busy world of today can throw many obstacles at any single person, and if we do not know how to manage our time effectively it can become very overwhelming. There have been many days I believed that there was not enough time in one day to do the things I needed to do.

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    Essay Length: 584 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 11, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Matching You with Your Mate

    Matching You with Your Mate

    Is it really better to have loved and lost than to have never loved at all? Some of the couples today make that statement seem to be the ultimate truth and others make it questionable. Some appear to be perfect for each other, and others can cause you to wonder just what it is that they have in common. From a girl's point of view, there are many different types of boyfriends with various behaviors

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    Submitted: December 6, 2009 By: regina
  • Mate Selection Process in Pakistan and Palestine

    Mate Selection Process in Pakistan and Palestine

    Pakistan Mate selection process Mate selection in Pakistan largely depends on whether your family comes from a rural area, or an urban area (Malik, 2006). In rural and tribal areas, individuals who are not married are not allowed to meet and take up relations at free will (Malik, 2006). Also, any contact with the opposite sex is looked upon unfavorably in these areas of Pakistan (Malik, 2006). In small towns or villages, women or elder

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    Submitted: February 12, 2010 By: Anna
  • Material Girl

    Material Girl

    The short story, “The Necklace”, by Guy De Maupassant, is about the life of a woman and her husband living in France in the early 1880’s. Mathilde is a very materialistic person who is never content with anything in her life. She is married to a humble clerk in the Ministry of Education who is not rich but brings home enough to survive. He enjoys the simpler things in life, yet his wife, cannot. Nothing

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    Submitted: April 11, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Material Possessions

    Material Possessions

    Diamonds, colored diamonds, rubies, gold, platinum, a Range Rover, a Cadillac, multimillion dollar houses we all aspire to own things like these. Music videos like those on BET and Mtv glorify the platinum chains and fast cars of the performers. Many people believe that what they see in videos is real. Although, the cars and jewelry you see in videos today don’t even belong to the performers. The items are usually rented directly from the

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    Submitted: December 11, 2009 By: Jack
  • Math

    Math

    MATH A180: CALCULUS Spring 2015 TTH 11:10am-1:45pm Instructor: Aisha Bourouis Email: abourouis@occ.cccd.edu. If you need to contact me, I strongly recommend you to use email. Required Material: WebAssign Access Code (Class Key: occ.cc.ca-8197-2507 ). Optional Hard copy text of Single Variable Calculus 7Ed. Early Transcendentals by J. Stewart. Course description: This is the first course in the calculus sequence. It satisfies the sequence for majors in Math, Science, or Engineering. Topics include limits, derivatives of

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    Submitted: October 14, 2015 By: rperez110
  • Math Graph Story

    Math Graph Story

    Between study group, debate, and chess tournaments there wasn't much of a social scene around Winchester University in Omaha, Nebraska. The school year at this college was year round, but the students were given a 30 day summer vacation in July. The majority of the students went back home to visit their families during this time. But as juniors at the University Charles, Fredrick, and Stanley, all childhood buddies, decided it was time for a

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    Essay Length: 310 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2009 By: Fatih
  • Math Graph Story

    Math Graph Story

    Between study group, debate, and chess tournaments there wasn't much of a social scene around Winchester University in Omaha, Nebraska. The school year at this college was year round, but the students were given a 30 day summer vacation in July. The majority of the students went back home to visit their families during this time. But as juniors at the University Charles, Fredrick, and Stanley, all childhood buddies, decided it was time for a

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    Essay Length: 310 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 9, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Math History

    Math History

    Mathematics starts with counting. It is not reasonable, however, to suggest that early counting was mathematics. Only when some record of the counting was kept and, therefore, some representation of numbers occurred can mathematics be said to have started. In Babylonia mathematics developed from 2000 BC. Earlier a place value notation number system had evolved over a lengthy period with a number base of 60. It allowed arbitrarily large numbers and fractions to be represented

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    Submitted: March 11, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Math Lcm

    Math Lcm

    There are three easy and simple ways to find the least common multiple of two numbers: the set intersection method, the prime factorization method, and the build-up method. The build-up method is a method to find the lowest common multiple or more commonly know as the LCM. In the build up method you express the numbers in their prime factor exponential form just like you do in the prime factorization method. This method to find

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    Essay Length: 350 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 9, 2010 By: Victor
  • Math Portfolio 1

    Math Portfolio 1

    This unit's main goal was to use similar triangles to measure the length of a shadow. While using the variables D, H, and L, we have figured out a formula to measure a shadow's length. In order to do this though, everyone had to learn the basic concepts of similarity, congruence, right triangles, and trigonometry. Similarity and congruence were two very important factors because they helped us learn about angles and the importance of triangles.

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    Essay Length: 488 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 2, 2010 By: Yan
  • Math Problem

    Math Problem

    JULIA RUBIANO PHASE 5 INDIVIDUAL PROJECT 3/16/06 1. An employee of the National Parks Service told you about a location in Washington, DC. It is a large grassy area south of the White House known as the Ellipse. The National Tree Lighting Ceremony is held annually on the Ellipse. Because the President officiates at this event, the Secret Service makes calculations which they use in planning security. The Ellipse is actually an ellipse with major

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    Essay Length: 481 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 11, 2010 By: Yan
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