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Patient Classification Systems
... grid constructed by using the motor scale and the cognitive scale ofthe Functional Independence ... times when explained bythe motor scale and the cognitive scale ofthe Functional Independence ... calculate nursing costs ofthe stay by
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caused bythe problem the patient is treatet for or by another (preexisting) problem ofthe ... Word Count: 4649 | Page Count: 41
Experience That Influenced Your Academic Interests
... who truly made me realize the value of education. As far as ... classroom after the last school bell had rung. Posters of music legends ... ofthe New York Times.
Since the University of Texas ranks as having one ofthe ... best academic curriculums in the ... anything ever will. Under the mentoring and guidance of Mr. Trimble, I ... do not fear the intimidation that ... Word Count: 445 | Page Count: 3
A Difficult Decision
... even place me on the very lowest ofthe social scale. You wonder ... of.
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Another Cyrano De Bergerac
... not necessarily why
they win the adoration of their followers. Cyrano De ... , I dreaded the thought of seeing mockery in the
eyes of a mistress. ... dueling with another
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bythe sword, but he again he ... is the perfect example of how a hero
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Magic The Gathering
... our nation by storm, but also all over the world. The card game ... , a collectible card game manufactured by Wizards ofthe Coast,
is a fun ... , greatly surprised.
Magic: The Gathering was developed by a mathematician named Richard ... always fascinated by games in general, and in the stages of
developing Magic ... the caster in the outcome ofthebattle.
Although the basic rules sounded simple enough, the strategies of ... Word Count: 1358 | Page Count: 10
Chaos in king lear - as reflec
... by Shakespeare to illustrate the chaotic state of England, which was caused bythe treacheries ofthe ... a result ofthe irrational acts of trust by Lear and Gloucester, the state of England ... evident that the chaotic state ofthe plot is reflected bythe chaotic state of nature ... of natural characteristic. By reflecting the chaotic properties ofthe plot in nature, Shakespeare endears the ... Word Count: 1030 | Page Count: 6
... to expect, The Attacks of September the 11th were only the beginning of our nation ... was one ofthe deadliest and having the most causalities wounding the elderly. Someone’s ... the air with the putrid aroma of charred flesh. Many have been targeted bythe ... attackers however the ... in the minds of children? Children they are the future the key players of tomorrow ... Word Count: 752 | Page Count: 3
... than twenty types of seizures. The seizures are caused by neurons that have ... cases of epilepsy are caused by an injury of some sort to the persons ... by giving the patient a blood test every three years. Too much of ... controlled by some kind of anticonvulsants ( McGowen 73 ).
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... also compounded by excessive exercise and the use of diet pills ... ofthe psychodynamic theory suggests that dysfunctional family interaction is the cause ofthe disorder. The ... sociocultural model attributes the development of eating disorders to the pressures of ... ofthe lining ofthe esophagus and internal bleeding. The Missouri Department of ... eating disorders. The severity ofthe disorders will determine the need for ... Word Count: 1910 | Page Count: 9
Knowldge is sports bliss
Pat Riley is the head coach ofthe National Basketball Association ... NBA team. His knowledge ofthe sport and his ability ... year. But his knowledge ofthe sport is what separates ... knowledgeable, but also the athletes. Some ofthe most intelligent athletes are ... for knowledge and love ofthe sport they would just ... be met to reach the pinnacle ofthe profession. Physical attributes ... climb, but without the wisdom of many the pleasures the sports world has ... Word Count: 432 | Page Count: 2
John F Kennedy
... loyalty, a concern for the state ofthe nation, endless
vitality and ... by serving on certain committies of which McCarthy was
chairman, such as the ... the future of America. He merely
felt that it was the center of action ofthe ... 95).
Before the election of 1960 Kennedy used the result of his newfound ...
less than 4 percent ofthe hundreds of invitations that poured into ... my candidacy for the Presidency ofthe United
States. . . . In the past forty ... Word Count: 1857 | Page Count: 9
... the east bythe Atlantic Ocean; on the south bythe United
States; and on the west bythe ... hunted by humans on snowshoes. During the mating season, bulls battle
for the cows ... adopted bythe French-Canadians. They called the head ofthe
stick used in the game ... drive a puck
through the goal ofthe opponent by means of sticks that are ... States in 1893. Bythe beginning ofthe 20th century
the sport had spread to ... Word Count: 2411 | Page Count: 11
Karl Marx was a German scholar who lived in the ni
... t workers to overthrow the capitalists by means
of violent revolution. He urged ... workers around the world to revolt ... of Marx, where
everyone was equal, where all property was owned by \'the ... people\' rather
than by capitalists and where the two were in control ofthe ... government.
Not long afterward, Communist Russia was attacked by Britain ... Word Count: 902 | Page Count: 19
Water vs oil
... not fundamental in the survival of life. The future for both ... is being rapidly leached by humans and water is being ... energy source, supplying 40% ofthe worlds energy. However, alternate ... found making the use of oil obsolete. Without the discovery of oil, people ... about 40 years.” The fact ofthe matter is, oil ... the past, oil has been used by humans all around the world ... disappear because ofthe hydrologic cycle or the water cycle. The water cycle ... Word Count: 783 | Page Count: 4
... the movie we see most ofthe above in the scenes with the wine. When the ... Romans have confiscated all the ... of tea contains magic properties. So in the end they are saved by ... a pot of tea (and ... a tad of belief).
The ancient art of ... use of high-detailed drawings and the introduction ofthe computer into the art of drawing ... Word Count: 486 | Page Count: 2
... called, are pulled out ofthe core, more neutrons are ... heat engines; the beams of radiation are controlled by shielding.
Research ... they consume. Breeding is the process by which new fissionable material ... fast neutrons, despite the lower probability of fast neutrons causing fissions ... -239 than the starting configuration.
The initial development of atomic energy ... efficient and because ofthe differences in the processes the breeder reactor may ... Word Count: 618 | Page Count: 3
... so striking as the ancestor oftheants. Prior to 1967 the fossil record had ... that might be interpreted as the ancestors oftheants. This hypothetical form was ... of major importance in the study of evolution. We did have many fossils ofants ... still possessed the basic body form of modern ants. The missing link of ant evolution ... was often cited by creationists ... Word Count: 2605 | Page Count: 15
The Ghost Dance
... up with one ofthe best agents around. Bythe end ofthe movie we end ... up learning that Coutelle was the murderer ... resurrection ofthe dead, it was a bringing back ofthe customs and the way of ... was one ofthe first to practice with Wovoka. The followers ofthe Ghost Dance ... stop the bullets ofthe white man. The Ghost Dance is still used today by ... they were in the late 1800\'s. Bythe end ofthe movie we learn ... Word Count: 1868 | Page Count: 6
Capitalism in early America
... the influences of capitalism.
Other examples of violence fueled by capitalism include the destruction ofthe home of ... aware ofthe influences of wealth and power.
The Sons of Liberty was formed to battlethe ... taxes that the ... monarchy imposed They then formed the crowd of artisans led by ... Word Count: 1754 | Page Count: 7
Farewell To Manzanar
... attack on Pearl Harbor bythe Japanese was the
moment Jeanne\'s ... the camp Jeanne\'s
family, kept together only by an effort made by ... Jeanne\'s mother, was assigned to.
The conditions ... ," was a comment made by Jeanne\'s mother after her ... pain. As months rolled by and their father
still imprisoned ... to break down the structure and unity ofthe
family. The parents lost control ... speak English." This remark made by a white girl, whom ... Word Count: 2136 | Page Count: 8
... procedure because it would end the suffering of many patients in pain ... to an end should have the right to terminate their ... be legalized to give people the right to total control ... . No one should have the power to decide that dying ... for families who are awaiting the death of loved ones. Parents, brothers ... of their pain, grant them control of their own destiny and lower the ... stress level for the relatives of suffering family members ... Word Count: 223 | Page Count: 2
... humiliated by defeat in
World War I and the Treaty of Versailles of 1919 ... territory. However, by March
1939 Hitler had brought the remainder of Czechoslovakia under ... routed the Netherlands, Belgium, and France. The defeat of
Britain was averted bythe Royal ... Air Force, which fended off the ... by his need for land and his hatred of communism, Hitler invaded the ... Word Count: 1326 | Page Count: 7
Evil over Good
... humanity’s fall in the Garden of Eden is by far the worst sin committed ... by humankind. It is this ... the Son to be in the likeness of himself in Book three by saying, "The ... radiant image of his ... in a soliloquy at the beginning ofthe book by Satan. Satan recognizes his ... the climax ofthe book. Milton builds up to this epic event by constructing the ... Word Count: 1162 | Page Count: 5
... the History in Brief of Indoneisa, the Government
of Indoneisia, the island of Java, and the Geography of ... Indoneisa.
In early days, the ... ofthe seats. Servicmen have no vote, so the
remaining 100 are appointed bythe ... president on the reccomendation ofthe
comander ofthe armed forces.
Indonesia ... Word Count: 638 | Page Count: 4
... the increased use of solar power over coal power. By
creating electric cars, the ... pollution caused by ... the world.
One ofthe more effective ways of eliminating air pollution is the
making of ... electric cars. The ... would completely
reduce the amount of pollution in the air caused by gasoline powered ... Word Count: 490 | Page Count: 3
The President of the US
... set standard is the salary ofthe President. As established by congress, the President receives ... a year.
The President is employed bythe executive branch, ofthe three branches our ... all ofthe jobs I previously informed you about by him. In the end ... , our President becomes the king of delegation ... ;Cunriffe, Marcus. The American Heritage History ofthe Presidency. Copyright 1968 by American Heritage ... Word Count: 1259 | Page Count: 6
U.S. Constitution Vs. Iriquois Constitution
... the Mohawk Lords. The Mohawk Lords will then report the standing ofthe case to the ... in case of a disagreement bythe two bodies, or confirm the decisions ofthe two ... 3 parties in the Iroquois government and the division of powers ofthe United States ... is known as the House of Representatives and the Senate.
The impeachment process is ... the conclusion that the founders of our constitution had looked and like the ideas ofthe ... Word Count: 774 | Page Count: 4
Faith lost in God
... nbsp; The book Night by Elie Wiesel, tells a ... in the camps like to deal with their situation by praying ... Elie begins to question God by saying "I did not ... 42). As a week goes by, a young pipel is hanged ... as if the death ofthe young pipel resembles the same death of his ... Night, written by Elie Wiesel, takes place during the Holocaust.
The story is ... to tragedies. Due to the occurrence ofthe Holocaust, the Jewish people, as well ... Word Count: 714 | Page Count: 4
The Characters From A Tale Of Two Cities The Characters From A Tale Of Two Cities
List of Characters For A ... . Darnay marries Lucie and the father of her children. He
is ... he is worthy of her. Carton is the protagonist.
Monsieur Defarge ... shop in Saint
Antoine (the poor part of Paris). He was ... Dr. Manetteâ€™s servant before the
... Madame Defarge - The wife of Monsieur Defarge. She wants the French
Revolution to ...
Miss Pross - She is the servant who raised Lucie. She ... Word Count: 238 | Page Count: 2
... ofthe plant and animal species in these rainforests will be extinct bythe ... us? Besides the consideration ofthe intrinsic value of biodiversity the species ofthe human race depends ... on the rainforest’s millions of ... a dependant part ofthe delicate balance.” (Page 4)
Also by cutting down ... Word Count: 907 | Page Count: 6
The Imf And The Bretton Woods Agreements
... on the ratio of foreign-held dollars to the value of gold held bythe United ... States. If the amount of foreign dollars exceeded the ... amount of ... the dollar. As such, the stability ofthe system was gauged bythe U.S. balance of ... helped close the gap with the still economically weak Europeans. Bythe end ofthe 1950s ... Word Count: 4139 | Page Count: 16
An End To Genetic Diseases
... treatments prolong the life ofthe individual carrying it by making the ill patient more ... do this by treating the symptoms ofthe diseases. This allows the people to reproduce ... bythe blocking ofthe blood vessels with sickle cells" (The Daily Apple). When the ... also interfere with digestion by "blocking the ducts ofthe pancreas, preventing digestive ... own children by one of them giving the somatic cell, and the other one ... Word Count: 4519 | Page Count: 18
Un-Victorian Tenets of Browning in Karshish Browni
... in which life is measured bythe intensity of one’s existence. This is ... but a case of mania—subinduced by epilepsy, at the turning-point of trance prolonged ... unduly some three days: When, bythe exhibition of ... is also established by attempting to reflect the movement ofthe mind through abnormally ... technique is prolepsis, or the anticipation ofthe audience’s thoughts bythe speaker: “’such cases ... Word Count: 933 | Page Count: 3
... heard of
women not being hired by companies to reduce the possibility of sexual ... harassment. Later
in the day ... another
ethical issue in the code of conduct that the company follows. Susan ... a legal battle, then I believe that she has the right not ... their
own interest, or those ofthe organization (pg. 26). Debbie ... her position in the company for following
the code of conduct. Debbie could ... Word Count: 1321 | Page Count: 5
... in a full
thermonuclier war. The dangers ofthe moon however, also come ... , this is high levels of radiation caused by a
solar flare. He ... is 30 minutes away from the ... robot, Siegfried, to
control the movement ofthe truck while he is riding ... metal puncher came by and punched a
hole in the ground right ... into the shelter and closed the door, sealing
the robot outside ofthe shelter. The shelter ... Word Count: 428 | Page Count: 4
... Twain stopped piloting the riverboat in 1861, at the start ofthe Civil War ... , to join the Union. He ... every fifteen steps.
Inspired bythe vein of silver as wide as a ... them he got the title of“The Most Wild Humorist ofthe Pacific Slope”. He ... bythe large number of American tourists. He called many of them lost tribes of ... Clemens was born in 1835, the night ofthe Haley’s Comet. He always ... Word Count: 597 | Page Count: 3
... is the individual defiance against the established orders of society. Henry David Thoreau conveys ... believes that the ineptitude ofthe political leaders far out-weighs the amount of good ... those same beliefs without the fear of persecution by people that did not ... understand.
The transcendentalist movement can and ... ofthe sixties. In many ways the “hippies’” movement paralleled the transcendentalists’, and the ... Word Count: 630 | Page Count: 3
... demonstrated by several of its characters breaking away from the social standards of their ... are used by Ibsen to show faults of society. In the first secession ... wrong, Ibsen is critical ofthe fact that Nora is forced ... be herself and the eventual deterioration ofthe marriage. Throughout the play Nora is ... perfect marriage. Ibsen is critical ofthe fact that a marriage lacked ... leave was the exclamation point on his critical view of society
... Word Count: 560 | Page Count: 3
ofthe wild, an explorer of unmapped spaces, his boyhood was the perfect ... on he was marking the habits of wild
things and bring them ... . It was given to him by his fater.
This was how ... crowded where they were. At the age of fifteen,
him and his ...
about one year. At the age of about nineteen he left his ... years later he again heard the call of unknown land, this
time ... would live out the rest of he days. At the age of 85 he ... Word Count: 355 | Page Count: 2
... on the big island of Hawaii in the town of Hilo at ... situated on the grounds of a Shinto temple.
The Japanese architecture ... and ride the tricycles like miniature versions ofthe Hell’s Angels ... by fire ants, or even a snakebite. I also learned the worst thing of ... all, prejudice.
By now I’m ... carriers like military versions ofthe Hell’s Angels destroying any ... learned this the hard way.
One day the owner ofthe company ... Word Count: 1337 | Page Count: 8
New Jersey Vs TLO
... tried to suppress the evidence by deeming the evidence
inadmissible because of her 4th ... overturned bythe New Jersey Supreme Court.
In trying to accomplish the feat of ... the purse was
searched for cigarettes. The search ofthe purse was reasonable because ofthe ... suspicion of her
smoking ... in the bathroom. ... Word Count: 326 | Page Count: 2
... advisors were killed during a battle. By 1960 the Vietcong had
about 10 ... in July of 1969. After the US pulled
out ofthe war, the invasion of Cambodia ... . This called for the dissolving ofthe Gulf of Tonkin resolution. The US
troops in ... of war refugees amounted to half ofthe population, 10 million. Because ofthe
pesticides, the ... have fled since the end ofthe war. Up
until the breakup ofthe USSR Vietnam ... Word Count: 1720 | Page Count: 6
... , especially after the March 4, 1997 banning ofthe use of federal funds for ... the production of a genetically identical duplicate of an organism. In the world of scientific ... identical twin of another person. The government doesn’t ban the birth of identical twins ... , October 17, 1996, the Board of Directors of RESOLVE of Northern California adopted a ... ?
Step by step the technology to clone people is advancing. Of course, the procedures ... Word Count: 1325 | Page Count: 6
Economic Development in Zimbabwe
... the southern, sub-Saharan area ofthe African continent bordered by South Africa to the ... the agricultural sector with the majority of this produced at subsistence levels by most ofthe ... population.
Zimbabwe clearly has the ... potential to generate agriculture beyond the ... Word Count: 1547 | Page Count: 7
... been shaped by various forces. Forces that have changed the life completely ... mass of disruptive emotions rather than a rational mind joined by a ... more to the faceless mass ofthe buildings and the mute body ofthe city than ... be controlled his entire life by ambivalent outside forces who could ... as an affirmation of self. He is isolated by a blind society ... , he is loved by no one, he has never ... Word Count: 857 | Page Count: 3
... the present moment.
Thoreau\'s house was on the side of a hill, surrounded by ... the lush weight of berries. He heard the sound of birds interrupted only bythe whistle ofthe ... locomotive whirring as it made its way along the tracks. The ... "refreshed" as the train passes by. Yet, he ... pulls away.
Perhaps this is the most telling reflection ofthe ... parts of ourselves.
Thoreau personifies theants, making their battle seem ... Word Count: 2939 | Page Count: 14
Big Bang Theory
... nuclei. The formation of matter from energy is made possible by photons materializing ... of that galaxy. Hubble had irrefutable proof that the Universe was expanding. By ... then the universe has expanded by a factor of 1000 the radiation from the Big ... ;cosmic distance ladder." By knowing the distance of certain celestial bodies he ... -seven separate points of frequency obtained by COBE fir the theoretical blackbody spectrum ... Word Count: 3912 | Page Count: 15
Music For Children
... children because ofthe dramatic and calm instrumentals followed bythe variations ofthe theme. The music ... introduction, theme, five variations ofthe theme followed by a coda. These are ... piece is another example of imagery, the sounds ofthe clock melody produces a ... composed by Tchaikovsky. Clara throws her shoe at the mouse king ending thebattle. The ... to the Kingdom of Sweets. “Dance ofthe Sugar Plum Fairy” is the result of this. The ... Word Count: 1250 | Page Count: 5
Do Viruses Help?
... are one ofthe microbes that are winning the match against the humans. ... to the list. As the technology increases and the knowledge of our ... closer to the destruction ofthe virus.
The hardest part ofthe virus is ... they interfered with the production ofthe essential protein bythe viruses. Viruses are ... by inhibiting certain set of cellular enzymes they can successfully stop all the ... which infects also 80% ofthe people, the cdks inhibitors shut this ... Word Count: 599 | Page Count: 3