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  • Economics
    The United States has a mixed economy. It is a combination of a free market economy and a command economy. Compared with most other countries around the world, it is more towards a free market...

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  • Computer Science
    The operating system is the most important program that is on a computer. The operating system basically runs the computer and allows other programs to run as well. The operating system does all...

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  • Computer Science
    One of the overwhelming advantages of the computer lies in its very necessity. Computer technology and use is of critical importance. Its ability for communication and storing data would...

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  • Reference
    Here a few more types of restaurant menus: Static Menu-A static menu is a menu that is often laminated for easy cleanup. It is usually separated into groups such as appetizers, soups and salads,...

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  • Economics
    The reason for this is that the marginal cost is part of the average total cost. Therefore, a change in the marginal cost of making the next unit of output will affect the average total cost. We...

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  • Grammar
    The problem of the question that I do not see any of the phrases written correctly. The correct phrase would have been the option that would have shown the words: One of my favorite songs. The...

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  • Teachers
    I would add that if you intend to do this project again, ask THIS YEAR's students what would have helped them with this assignment. What could YOU have done differently? What would THEY have done...

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  • Reference
    What free time? As a teacher, student, mother, and wife, I have little free time. In all honesty, I spend much of my free time on eNotes. As a self proclaimed nerd (see name), I find it relaxing to...

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    It's a fun riddle! Obviously, the horse's name is Friday. I love riddles like this. My favorite one is the one where the animal has four legs in the morning, two in mid day and three in the...

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  • Reference
    Mrs. Dubose behaves like a cantankerous old woman who has nothing positive to say, so initially it seems unlikely that she will be an example of courage in this novel. However, when she dies...

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  • Political Science
    In a unitary system, the central government has all the power. In a federal system, some powers are given to the central government and other powers are given to the lower levels of government...

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  • Linguistics
    Diachronic linguistics is the same thing as historical linguistics. Diachronic linguistics is the study of the changes in language over time. Synchronic linguistics is the study of the linguistic...

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  • Teachers
    In my teaching career, I have almost always worked with the more difficult students. I had decided to be a teacher because I felt that I could reach any kind of student, and I wanted to give back...

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  • Linguistics
    Human communication, namely, human language, has six unique traits which establish the huge contrast between our system of communication and the systems of communication among animals and other...

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  • Political Science
    According to scholars of International Relations, there are two major characteristics of a state. First, a state has clear borders. It is an entity that exists in a given geographical space....

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    I like the answer above that deals with your question in general terms, and I've been hoping a teacher who is more grounded in the term "approach" than I am would answer for you. It's been two...

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  • Political Science
    Thomas Hobbes and John Locke were both English philosophers. Thomas Hobbes discussed and developed the social contract theory through his book Leviathan. The social contract theory was later...

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    I assume that you are asking why it is important for a teacher to have a teaching philosophy. I do not think that you are asking about philosophy in general as I have never heard it argued that...

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  • 13 Reasons Why
    The thirteen people she names in the tapes are all people who she felt betrayed her. 1. Justin: 1st kiss... snowball effect 2. Alex: listed Hannah in the "who's hot and who's not list" 3. Jessica:...

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  • Grammar
    A phoneme is a unit of sound in a language that cannot be analysed into smaller linear units and that can distinguish one word from another. Phonemes are often presented surrounded by // in...

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  • Reference
    The elements involved in properly concluding a debate speech include: 1. Referencing the introduction Hearkening back to the opening of the speech adds cohesiveness to the overall speech. It gives...

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    Wow! This question is timely for me, because I will be teaching at a school next year in which, all students will receive apple laptops. They will be allowed to take the computers home, and we...

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  • Health Issues
    Pork is a good alternative to beef, because it is lean as well as low in fat (and lower in calories). It also has a number of important nutrients such as B6, B12, thiamine, and riboflavin. Pork...

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  • Political Science
    After seven weeks of hard work during the summer of 1787, the Constitutional Conventional was in serious jeopardy of concluding without a document that would replace the ineffective Articles of...

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  • Economics
    In the price system, prices are used to determine what goods and services are produced and who gets them. There are at least two major advantages to this. First, it allows consumers to decide...

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    The difference between a compound sentence and complex sentence is that a compound sentence has two independent clauses and a complex sentence has one independent clause and one dependent clause. A...

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    Our local library has never been busier in regards to patron visits and materials loaned out. This is certainly due, in part, to the weaker economy. As other posters have noted -- where else can...

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  • Teachers
    Cheating becomes more prevalent and easier to do every year. With numerous sites online where one can purchase an "original" paper, the temptation for students is greater than ever to not do their...

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    The effects of war are devastating and cut across all spheres of life be it social, economic or environmental. Whereas the most apparent effects include the destruction of environment, loss of...

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  • Reference
    Civil service means two things, either a job or work force which one enters through an examination process which is relatively competitive. The second definition is any group of workers which are...

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  • The Nightingale and the Rose
    The main theme of Oscar Wilde's short story "The Nightingale and the Rose" explores the effects of self-sacrifice in the name of what one truly believes in. In this story, the nightingale is a bird...

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  • Grammar
    Affixes are lexical additions to the root of a word. The purpose is to either change the meaning or class of a word (derivational) or to modify a word to indicate its grammatical components and...

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  • Linguistics
    These familiar prefixes (micro=very small; macro=very large) differentiate two approaches to the study of languages. The micro-linguist is interested in how small changes in a distinct word or...

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  • Reference
    Walking under a ladder is supposed to be bad luck, and it is if a tool falls on your head or if you dislocate the ladder and the person on the ladder falls down. If a black cat crosses your path,...

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  • Political Science
    The overall function of the European Union is to create and implement laws and regulations that integrate the member states of the EU. The countries of the EU are supposed to have uniform laws and...

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  • Linguistics
    In phonology (linguistics), assimilation is a process of sound change in which a sound becomes similar to another sound in its immediate environment. Assimilation of sounds can happen within a word...

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  • Political Science
    I think that policy making is impacted by political parties in a couple of ways. The most basic element is that an elected representative who is loyal to their party must generate policies that...

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    In the public schools of the suburbs of Chicago in the 1960s and earlier 1970s, students who continually made any Fs or even Ds were called in after they had reached 16 years old and told that they...

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  • Reference
    By definition, parts of speech fall into the category of "language arts," which is... ...essentially the study of how we use words to create and to decipher meaning. In general, schools divide...

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  • Reference
    Another aspect of this "hidden curriculum" that we should all be aware of is that textbook publishers often tailor their content to the states with the largest populations, since those are their...

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  • Health Issues
    Fiberglass is some form of plastic that can be shaped. The casts from this material are lighter than the traditional plaster of Paris casts. Fiberglass is more durable and gives room for air...

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  • Economics
    In perfect market conditions (also called perfect competition) a firm is a price taker because other firms can enter the market easily and produce a product that is indistinguishable from every...

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  • Reference
    Boarding schools often do an excellent job of raising children. However, they really can't compare to an actual family unit. There are many more children to worry about in a boarding school, even...

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  • Grammar
    One interesting thing to add, of course, is that a number of the silent letters in Present Day English -- such as the "k" in "knife" or "knight" -- are fossils. Those letters were once pronounced,...

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  • Economics
    Price elasticity of demand is mainly of interest to the government for the purposes of taxation. Governments in most places impose sales taxes or value-added taxes. These sorts of taxes raise the...

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  • Reference
    This question can be answered in many different ways. In light of this, let me give you a number of ways in which computers have changed our society. First, computers have changed the way...

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    I get to work mostly independently, and how many jobs can you say that about? I get to teach a subject I love, and work with young people, which really does keep me young. I have 3.5 months of...

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  • Reference
    You could explore a topic that relates to your education or school experience. Maybe you could look into college athletes and their experiences. Do these athletes deserve to be paid in exchange for...

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  • Political Science
    People are descriptively represented when their representatives are in some fundamental way like them. We typically say that black people are descriptively represented when they are represented by...

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  • Political Science
    Governments are needed for two main reasons. First, we need them to protect our rights. Second, we need them to provide certain economic things that could not be provided by the private sector....

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