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- Death Penalty: Just Or Injust - 1,088 words
... Defense and Education Fund) In Texas in 1991, blacks made up 12 percent of the population, but 48 percent of the prison population and 55.5 percent of those on death row were black. (NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund). Wrongful Conviction: The fourth debate is the danger of mistake. In the past, there were many people wrongfully executed for crimes that they did not commit all in the name of justice. It has happened that after the execution of the alleged guilty party, the real murderer confessed to elevate his guilty conscience. "No matter how careful courts are, the possibility of perjured testimony, mistaken honest testimony, and human error remain all too real. We have no way of ...
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- Dorm Life - 1,240 words
Dorm Life Dorm Life Dorm life at Bowling Green State University is like most other colleges. Students that live in the dorms are known to become very close, often walking to classes together, playing sports, and staying up late for all night study sessions. The students that live in the dorms are in some sense, a society. Every person has a responsibility. Sometimes, if any one person does not complete what they are responsible for, the whole society has to pay. There can be many problems in a dorm. Students playing music too loud in their rooms after quiet hours, and not respecting others are examples of problems that only affect one or two people. Problems like leaving the hall a mess and ...
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- Have We Lost The War On Drugs - 1,455 words
... uth America. He made the decision to invade Panama, and arrest Manuel Noriega, a notorious General that was helping to aid drug trafficking from South America. American troops surrounded Noriega and he surrendered, he was arrested and brought to trial in the United States where he was convicted of a variety of charges ("George Bush" 4). Which include "cocaine trafficking, racketeering, and money laundering, marking the first time in history that a U.S. jury had convicted a foreign head of state of criminal charges" (Noriega 1). George Bushs plan to fight drugs was also somewhat effective. Cocaine use was down 21% over his administration (Check 2) and down 80% overall from 1985 until the ...
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- Identify The General Facts Of The Mclaren F1 - 277 words
Identify the general facts of the McLaren F1 The McLaren F1 is capable of 0 to 60 mph in 3.2 seconds and a top speed in excess of 240 mph. This makes it the fastest production car in the world. During development work, McLaren driver Jonathan Palmer drove F1 prototype XP3 around Italy's 7.5 mile Nardo test track at 231 mph. But for the tight nature of the track, the car could have gone even faster. Early in 1998 this record was broken at Volkswagon's test track with a recorded speed of 241 mph. Powering the McLaren is a quad cam, 48-valve, 6.1-litre BMW V12 engine with variable valve timing. It produces a staggering 627 bhp. The F1's engine uses competition inspired dry sump lubrication. Mor ...
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- Methaqualone - 439 words
Methaqualone Methaqualone is a drug that has hypnotic and sedative properties. Although Methaqualone is not considered a barbiturate, using the drug can produce similar results. Common street names for Methaqualone are Quaalude, Lude, Quay, Quad, Mandrex and Sopors. Methaqualone can be injected, and also taken orally. Methaqualone commonly is manufactured in tablets or capsules. The drug can also be found in brown, gray or black tacky powder. An average dose of Methaqualone is about 3 grams. This depends on the persons body height, weight, the use of any other drug, such as alcohol, and the tolerance built to Methaqualone. Within 4-8 hours of taking Methaqualone, the user may experience slur ...
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- Proven Acl Prevention - 798 words
Proven Acl Prevention Proven ACL Prevention? A Lady Cougar dribbles down the court on a fast-break, she goes in for a lay up; she shoots and when she lands her knee gives way and she falls to the floor gripping the knee. This has become and all to familiar picture in female athletics in recent years. Over the last decade and a half reports of injuries to knee ligaments shot up by 172%, with a large portion of those injuries belonging to female athletes. The most common ligament of the knee to be injured is the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). Resent studies show that anterior cruciate ligament tears are six to eight times more likely to occur in female athletes than in their male counterpar ...
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- Sylvan Island - 2,505 words
... below the level of the island and is often tricky to get down to. The island itself is very flat with few fluctuations in its surface (Moline 30). There are only two noticeable fluctuations on the entire island and one is the old limestone quarry that has been filled in, but still has depreciation in ground level. Types of Soils The heavy limestone buildup under the soil prevents the island from having mature soil. A layer of humus covers the limestone less than six to eight inches thick on the eastern side of the island, and considerably thicker getting up to two feet on the western side. (Moline 30). Vegetation differences cause the difference in thickness. The western side of the isla ...
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- Synthesis On Race And Ethnicity - 1,043 words
Synthesis On Race And Ethnicity With the commencement of the millennium one might think that what is known as the melting pot of the world would interact more smoothly than what is portrayed in the media. We have long lived in a society that is segregated, not because it has gone unopposed, but because no one wants to take on the responsibility of breaking the Berlin Wall of segregation. We have, however, come a long way from the kind of segregation that was imparted in our country's fledgling stages, slavery being the number one offense of segregation. A quarter-century ago, race was part of everyday public discourse; today it haunts us quietly, though on occasion - the Rodney King beating ...
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- Telecommunications In Korea - 3,902 words
Telecommunications In Korea INTRODUCTION Telecommunications is a tool providing information services to both private and public sectors. It is highly involved in society and helps a society grow and flourish. It affects the ideals and trends of a society and, thus, is a very important factor in a growing country. With an area of 99,019 square kilometers, and a current population of 44.6 million people, the Republic of Korea is a great challenge to connect through telecommunication tools and projects. Even with such a great expanse of land and peoples, Korea has succeeded in becoming the eighth most advanced country in telecommunications. There are 337 telephones per 1000 people with an annua ...
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- The Evolution Of Apple January 1976 To May 1995 - 1,334 words
The Evolution of Apple - January 1976 to May 1995 Let's take a trip back in time and review the evolution of a computer company. It's not IBM or Microsoft. This company is Apple Computers, Incorporated. In the year 1976, before most people even thought about buying a computer for their homes. Back then the computer community added up to a few brainy hobbyist. So when Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs sold a van and two programmable calculators for thirteen hundred dollars and started Apple Computers, Inc., in Jobs garage, the reach for success seemed far. But these two young business men, Wozniak 26 years old and Jobs 21 years old, had a vision. "Computers arent for nerds anymore," they announced ...
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- The War Between The Classes - 502 words
The War Between The Classes The War Between the Classes By (Your Name Here) The War Between the Classes is an excellent book written by Gloria D. Miklowitz. It is about a high-school class that plays the Color Game. In the game, there are four social classes which are represented by armbands: Blues highest, richest; Dark Greens upper-middle class, semi-rich; Light Greens lower-middle class, semi-poor; Oranges lowest class, very poor. To further split up the classes, there are the superior sex, Teks(females), and the inferior sex, No-Teks(males). There are also groups of Color Game policemen, which are older students who played the game in previous years. They record the students activiti ...
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- Theorems - 816 words
Theorems Postulate1-3--given AB and a # r between 0 and 180, there is exactly one ray w/ endpoint A, extending on each side of AB, such that the measure of the angle formed is r postulate1-4--if r is in the interior of pqs, then Mpqr+Mrqs=Mpqs.if Mpqr+Mrqs then R is in thr interior of angle pqs postulate 2-2--through any 3 points not on the same line there is exactly one plane law of detachment--if P--*Q is a true conditional and P is true, then Q is true law of syllogism--if P--*Q and Q--*R are true conditionals, then P--*R is also true theorem2-1--congruence of segments is reflexive, symmetric and transitive theorem2-2--if 2 angles form a linear pair, then they r supplementary angles theor ...
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- Theorems - 815 words
Theorems postulate1-3--given AB and a # r between 0 and 180, there is exactly one ray w/ endpoint A,extending on each side ofAB, such that the measure of the angle formed is r postulate1-4--if r is in the interior of pqs,then Mpqr+Mrqs=Mpqs.if Mpqr+Mrqs then R is in thr interior of angle pqs postulate 2-2--through any 3 points not on the same line there is exactly one plane law of detachment--if P--*Q is a true conditional and P is true,then Q is true law of syllogism--if P--*Q and Q--*R are true conditionals,then P--*R is also true theorem2-1--congruence of segments is reflexive,symmetric and transitive theorem2-2--if 2 angles form a linear pair, then they r supplementary angles theorem2-3- ...
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- Woodrow Wilson - 1,933 words
Woodrow Wilson Wilson, Woodrow Woodrow Wilson, 28th president of the United States (1913-21), secured a legislative program of progressive domestic reform, guided his country during WORLD WAR I, and sought a peace settlement based on high moral principles, to be guaranteed by the LEAGUE OF NATIONS. Early Life and Career Thomas Woodrow Wilson was born in Staunton, Va., on Dec. 28, 1856. He was profoundly influenced by a devoutly religious household headed by his father, Joseph Ruggles Wilson, a Presbyterian minister, and his mother, Janet Woodrow Wilson, the daughter of a minister. Woodrow (he dropped the Thomas in 1879) attended (1873-74) Davidson College and in 1875 entered the College of N ...
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