In our day to day life, we come across many uncertainties of events. We wake up in the morning and check the weather report. The statement could be 'there is 60% chance of rain today'. This statement infers that the chance of rain is more than that having a dry weather. We decide upon our breakfast from a statement that "corn flakes might reduce cholesterol". What is the chance of getting a flat tyre on the way to an important apartment? And so on.
How probable an event ...
- We Are, We Are the 90's
The bullets shatter glass, bones, and lives. April 20th, 1999, Denver, CO was the day two teenagers took the lives of fellow classmates, teachers, and enemies. Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold turned that day into one of America...
- Time and the Changes It May Bring
Throughout the history of people and the world itself, change has always played a major role. Without change, there would, hypothetically, be nothing. Regardless of what your religious or scientific beliefs may be, most people believe that before there was something, there was nothing. This is reflected heavily in human literature. Even with changes in a story...
- true fan
November 6 , 2010
What is a ...
- Death of a Grandmother
I think the education system still has a long way to go. In this country cultural values still defines how much of an education is suitable for a given culture. Being of Puerto Rican descent, had I stayed in Puerto Rico I would have been expected to marry by the time I was sixteen and start having babies. I would have never been given the choice of continuing me education, being a wife, a mother, and a homemaker would have been my job. Coming to the United States I still feel that the Hispanic ...
- Heart of Darkness
The Heart of Darkness
The novel, Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad, is literally about Marlow...
- TEXTING WHILE DRIVING
Sitting on the highway in traffic and the cell phone goes off. Hearing the recognizable text message ringtone a person starts to think, ...
Week 2 assignment
September 27, 2010
Creating a developmentally appropriate preschool classroom is a process that emphasizes the whole child. Teachers work to create an environment which meets the cognitive, social/ emotional, physical, language, and self-help needs of the children.
Supervised free play is one of the young toddler activities that allow the child to interact with ...
- Settings Influence on Poetry
The setting of something includes the time and location in which it takes place. Generally speaking, the setting provides the main backdrop for the story or in this case the poem. There are not many times that people connect the setting and the feelings together within a story or poem. In Robert Frost...
- favorite place
My Favorite Place
My favorite place is on top of my roof, the only place where I can find peace. Nothing beat the peaceful roof top as I sit on it and watch the sun set over me. When the sun set I can feel the red orange, yellow and pink warm sun light past through me as if god has rise down his warm palm to hold me at peace. AT night be for bed hour when the drums of war of my seventh sister begin drumming I would quietly walk out and try not to mark myself with a big ...
- Mobile Computing
Instructor: Robert Strain
September 15, 2010
Question #1 How is the government protecting people against cyber crime?
Cyber law and cyber crime is becoming an important issue for social and economical concerned. The use of computer, electronic devices and software is increased. The need to protect these devices and software properly is properly appeared with this. To protect these, it becomes necessary to know about cyber crime and cyber law
Cyber crime is unlawful ...
Gun, Drugs, Murder
Since the days of the pioneers, firearms
have been part of the American tradition as protection and a means of
hunting or sport. As we near the end of the 20th century the use of guns
has changed significantly. Because of fast and steady increase in crime
and the fight for the right to own a hand gun, the introduction of
legislation for gun control, to try to reduce the crime in the United
States, has been a hotly debated issue in recent y...
English is now the international language .So it is very important to learn
English well. We should study English in the correct way, so that we can make
the most of the time we spend learning English. Discovering ways to improve
their English is a problem which baffles many students. There are three ways to
First of all, We have to learn many English words and study English grammar
in great detail. Reading is the best way to increase vocabularies and learn how
- first airplane ride
First Airplane Ride
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
When a person goes through intense stress such as being shifted out to war, getting raped, studying for a hard exam, paying the bills and raising a family he or she has an episode which the doctors refer to as Post traumatic Stress Disorder aka PTSD. It is a typical response by regular people in abnormal situations. Events that lead to this disorder are sometimes very severe it can happen to anybody. Some people cannot cooperate with this due to the fact that it c...