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  • Using and Integrating Material from Sources

    Using and Integrating Material from Sources

    Using and Integrating Material from Sources To better develop and support paragraphs when writing, you need to include specifics. Sometimes that means ideas, information or quotations from sources. It is important to incorporate these correctly into your papers. Quotations When you use any words, phrases, sentences that are from a source, you MUST quote them and quote them accurately. Failing to put them in quotations marks and credit the source is plagiarism and can lead

    Essay Length: 355 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 27, 2010 By: Suzie
  • Using Axia's Educational Resources

    Using Axia's Educational Resources

    Using Axia’s Educational Resources The most important educational resources at Axia are the class syllabus and the class calendar. I need to be sure to print out the calendar and syllabus for each class. This makes them an easier reference when planning your day. The University Library has many useful research tools and online books. I should utilize this resource when doing anything that involves research. I should use it to begin my research since

    Essay Length: 1,012 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 16, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Using Technology to Cheat

    Using Technology to Cheat

    Some of the technology used these days is very high tech. Other ways to use technology have been around for awhile. Most young people have access to most of these items. The newest technology in cheating is called the DocuPen. The DocuPen is a scanner that is in the shape of a pen. It can scan a full page in just 4 seconds. Cheaters scan a document, and transfer the data to their cell phone

    Essay Length: 477 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 18, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Using Technology to Cheat

    Using Technology to Cheat

    Research Summary and Paraphrase Worksheet As students continue to refine and develop their Individual Paper on Team Dynamics, they will need to practice conducting scholarly research and integrating research findings into their writing. This assignment gives students the opportunity to apply their paraphrasing, summarizing, and direct quotation skills. In addition, students will practice their APA citation skills. PART ONE: SUMMARIZING, PARAPHRASING, AND DIRECT QUOTES Retrieve the following article from the Learning Team Toolkit: Temme, J.

    Essay Length: 329 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 25, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Utah Family Center

    Utah Family Center

    We chose to learn about, evaluate and present the Utah Family Center. The goals of this paper are; to explain the logistics of the program, to tie together what we learned with Epstein's Framework, to describe the climate and those who typically utilize the center, and include some final concluding thoughts about the center. As a group, we referred to the Utah Family Center website, we visited and walked through the center, and we talked

    Essay Length: 1,568 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: December 22, 2009 By: Bred
  • Utopia as Presented by the McDonald’s Corporation

    Utopia as Presented by the McDonald’s Corporation

    Utopia as Presented by McDonald's The McDonald's Corporation spends over two billion dollars a year in advertising. They employ over one million minimum wage earners, who have reported discrimination and lack of rights, understaffing, few breaks and illegal hours, poor safety conditions and kitchens flooded with sewage, and the sale of food that has been dropped on the floor. McDonald's is the largest slaughterer of cows of in the world, and uses the beef to

    Essay Length: 1,165 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Yan
  • V for Vendetta

    V for Vendetta

    ve been raised in cities that the major race is white and it has effected my views on religion up until now. People may not admit it, but religion always comes up in school growing up. It may not be preached, but always discussed. I remember in grade school and kids asked if I was Mormon or Christian. I would say I'm neither and they would just look at me and ask what I believed

    Essay Length: 273 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • V for Vendetta

    V for Vendetta

    Every time I went to Christian church I couldn't help, but feel guilty. Was I going because I wanted to or was it because was I conforming to what all white kids were doing on Sunday? Not only was I practicing one religion, but I was also practicing Taoism at home. My whole life I've been questioning my religion which isn't hard having been raised in cities that contained people who believed in God and

    Essay Length: 626 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 27, 2010 By: Monika
  • Va. Tech Gunman Fired 170-Plus Shots

    Va. Tech Gunman Fired 170-Plus Shots

    BLACKSBURG, Va. - The gunman who carried out the massacre at Virginia Tech fired more than 170 rounds in nine minutes and died with a bullet to his head in a classroom surrounded by his victims, authorities said Wednesday. ADVERTISEMENT Police provided new details about the case at a news conference on the Virginia Tech campus, but they said investigators still don't know what set the gunman off. "We talk about possible motives and theories

    Essay Length: 414 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 1, 2010 By: Bred
  • Vaa Case Study

    Vaa Case Study

    Summary This is a marketing report for the boutique hotel chain Hotel du Vin (HdV). After analysing the current market situation and customer segments served by HdV, the report notes the strength of HdV's food and beverage operation, identifying the need to focus on the accommodation side of the business. The marketing strategy aims to increase the average occupancy rate for 2011 to 80% by means of a sales promotion targeting the couples market. A

    Essay Length: 2,676 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: April 24, 2011 By: aruna098_rani0
  • Vacuum: How to Make a Meaningless Paper

    Vacuum: How to Make a Meaningless Paper

    In everyday usage, vacuum is a volume of space that is essentially empty of matter, such that its gaseous pressure is much less than atmospheric pressure.[1] The word comes from the Latin term for "empty". A perfect vacuum would be one with no particles in it at all, which is impossible to achieve in practice. Physicists often discuss ideal test results that would occur in a perfect vacuum, which they simply call "vacuum" or "free

    Essay Length: 353 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 12, 2011 By: PatSarko
  • Vale Tudo

    Vale Tudo

    Do U Tudo? I bet you are wondering what Tudo is well hopefully as you keep reading you will find out. If you do not know there is a plethora of martial art types. Many people like to see other people get in fights. If you are one of these people then you are willing to pay a lot of money to see a professional fight rather than one seen in the streets. The fights

    Essay Length: 415 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 16, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Valentines


    The build up to Valentines had been phenomenal. Come January and the wreaths gave way to candy boxes. Aisles upon aisles laden with heart shaped merchandise. Advertisements on television coaxing men to buy diamonds for their special lady, singing greeting cards and talking stuffed toys, everyone seemed to be overcome with pink fever and it made me nauseatingly restless and irritable. It was February 13th, and I found myself with a whole 24 hours and

    Essay Length: 1,762 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: April 25, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Valivictorian Speech

    Valivictorian Speech

    I would like to welcome everyone here today. I would also like to thank the Board of Education, family members, teachers and friends for where the class of 2005 is now. I'd like to start with a quote from the song Celebration by kool and the gang, "There's a party going on right here, a celebration to last throughout the year, so bring your good times and laughter too, we gonna celebrate your party with

    Essay Length: 724 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Fatih
  • Valley Winery

    Valley Winery

    The high turnover rate and its effects are causing excessive training and recruitment costs. Table 1 illustrates the tangible employee turnover costs. In addition, a loss in sales due to the representative not being available to manage the accounts and the time it takes for a new representative to gain rapport with buyers is also a factor leading to high turnover. Table 1 Type of Cost Number of Employees Cost Per Employee Total Amount Training

    Essay Length: 294 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 19, 2009 By: David
  • Valoración De Empresas Y Costo De Capital

    Valoración De Empresas Y Costo De Capital

    Valoración de empresas y costo de capital Un enfoque común para la valoración de una empresa es descontar sus flujos de caja futuros esperados para su costo de capital. Esta nota explica cómo calcular el costo de capital para ese análisis. La nota consiste en tres secciones: la primera se concentra en la economía financiera del problema, la segunda en consideraciones prácticas relacionadas con los cálculos y la tercera concluye con consejos prudentes. Economía financiera

    Essay Length: 499 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 6, 2016 By: mretamal17
  • Value Chain of Coca Cola and Pepsi

    Value Chain of Coca Cola and Pepsi

    Inbound logistics for the Pepsi and Coca Cola consisted of largely the same operations. Both companies purchase their own ingredients through use of future contracts (to avoid market volatility) and produce their concentrate from their own facilities. Once this is done, these companies send their concentrate out to bottlers upon approval of contract for bottling company. Once the bottling company receives the shipment of concentration, it is diluted to the correct concentration by adding the

    Essay Length: 610 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 15, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Value Line Publishing Case Anlysis

    Value Line Publishing Case Anlysis

    YUHONG CHEN 701733449 Case Analysis-Value Line Publishing, October 2002 In this case, i need to analysis that if the forecast for Home Depot is accurate. And compare which company is better between Home Depot and Lowe’s. I am going to show Lowe’s Ratio analysis and financial forecast. 1 Is forecast for Home Depot OK? I think Home Depot forecast in this case are not clear. From the charts we can see that Sales growth decreased

    Essay Length: 443 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 17, 2014 By: Yuhong Chen
  • Value of a College Education

    Value of a College Education

    Have you ever felt as though you were in a minority group because you were without a college degree? Those who never obtain a degree are actually in a group majority. Most of the adults in the U.S. lack a college degree. Over half the students who start a four-year degree program never finish. Many of us have been told since grade school, "If you don't have a college degree, you will never amount to

    Essay Length: 649 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 19, 2010 By: Mike
  • Value of a College Education

    Value of a College Education

    Value of a College Education 2 Value of a College Education In today's society, the value of an education has taken on a whole new meaning. There have been many studies done on the subject and in each such study, the good far outweigh the bad when it comes to furthering ones education. The nation has gone to one of farming and agriculture, to the industrial revolution. Now, in the twenty-first century, the ever-changing computer

    Essay Length: 2,505 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: April 26, 2010 By: Artur
  • Value of a Team Charter

    Value of a Team Charter

    The Value of a Team Charter A team charter is an essential tool for any successful team. According to Dianna Mosher, a perfect team requires goals, communication, and "committing-in writing" to ground rules. It does not just happen. (2004, pg. 144) The team charter should provide a list of the team members and information about each member as well as an outline of the team goals, ground rules, and conflict management (see the Appendix for

    Essay Length: 1,260 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Bred
  • Value of Education

    Value of Education

    I have tried to think of the best way to approach the subject of "the value of a college education." I did a lot of research. I found all types of information on line and in the library. As much as all of this research could be valuable in presenting a case for a positive financial incentive of college education, I am not going to use any of it. I believe that the value of

    Essay Length: 779 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 8, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Value of Good Nutrition

    Value of Good Nutrition

    value of good nutrition Health and Diet There are two major factors that determine the way a person looks, feels, and their weight. Diet and exercise is a great mediator in the way person looks, weighs and feels. Your diet will greatly impact on the way you look, the way you approach things and the amount you will be able to do physically. A good balanced diet consists of the five major food groups. No

    Essay Length: 384 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 28, 2009 By: Stenly
  • Value of Resources

    Value of Resources

    Running head: PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE PAPER Personal Perspective Paper University of Phoenix Personal Perspective Paper The University of Phoenix distributes a complete collection of learning tools, knowledge and form for students to access in order to help them with completion of the Master of Business Administration program. The University of Phoenix assortment of online resources include the rEsource site; the Learning Team Toolkit, which is the students' "gateway to materials that will help achieve greater professional

    Essay Length: 822 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: Jack
  • Values


    Suppose a survey was conducted among company employees for any organization on, the subject of dilemma's the company had experienced and the tactfulness of the solutions amended. One would receive a sporadic array of opinions. This is due to personal, cultural, and organizational values that everyone harbors. Never will one find tow or more individuals in a group that have the same ideology about all aspects of life. Because of this making, the decision to

    Essay Length: 451 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 19, 2010 By: Steve
  • Vampire Lord

    Vampire Lord

    Most horror movies are all flash, action, and plenty of screaming. The Queen of the Damned is no exception to the rule, despite attempts to become something more, but it still manages to deliver a fair bit of vampire fun. The Queen of the Damned stars Stuart Townsend as the vampire Lestat, a character first made popular in film by Tom Cruise in the engaging Interview With a Vampire. This time around, Lestat has risen

    Essay Length: 613 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 9, 2010 By: Bred
  • Vanitas


    Vanitas is a popular tradition that started during the Baroque period in seventeenth-century Holland. The Vanitas Tradition symbolizes the brevity of life and how unimportant the things of this world are. Vanitas Flower Still Life. Willem Van Aelst, uses iconography and represents the tradition beautifully. The Vanitas Tradition started during the 17th century in Holland. It quickly spread throughout all of Europe. Vanitas comes from a verse in the Latin Bible in the book of

    Essay Length: 457 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 21, 2010 By: Bred
  • Various Sociological Factors of Importance

    Various Sociological Factors of Importance

    Various sociological factors of importance Cultural Factors They have the broadest and deepest influence. Culture Culture is different for different societies. In the modern days, there are more common elements. Culture is the most fundamental determinant of a person's wants and behavior. Subculture Culture of a society is not uniform across all groups in the society. There can be subcultures with certain elements differing from other groups' cultural elements. Many subculture elements make up important

    Essay Length: 342 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 6, 2011 By: jbhabha
  • Various Ways of Knowing

    Various Ways of Knowing

    "Embodied knowledge and other knowledge systems are reconcilable and like sound waves in relation to light waves, are truths and knowledge of different orders, but nonetheless, equally valuable." Often time's knowledge is used in relationship to power. How does one acquire knowledge? Are there different "ways of knowing" or is there a procedure to follow? Unit Two discusses how Afro- Diasporians know about their history, their ancestors, and themselves, considering what truth is what reality

    Essay Length: 537 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 23, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Vegas


    Las Vegas Nevada known to be a variety of different names. Some of the more popular ways to describe the city are terms such as: “Sin city,” or “The city that never sleeps”. This city is full of light and entertainment for people of all ages. It however seems to attract more people of the legal gabling age. Las Vegas is known mainly for all of its casinos, however there is much more to see

    Essay Length: 1,195 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Mikki
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