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Descriptive Essay : My Camping Trip

- Our Camping Trip I awoke to the sun piercing through the screen of my tent while stretching my arms out wide to nudge my friend Alicia to wake up. “Finally!” I said to Alicia, the countdown is over. As I unzip the screen door and we climb out of our tent, I’m embraced with the aroma of campfire burritos that Alicia’s mom Nancy was preparing for us on her humungous skillet. While we wait for our breakfast to be finished, me and Alicia, as we do every morning, head to the front convenient store for our morning french vanilla cappuccino....   [tags: Camping, Tent, Campsite, Campfire]

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Sales Trip At Oklahoma State University

- We started this sales trip at 10:30 am at the Walmart in Sapulpa. I was a little nervous because I had never met Mr. Weeks; I myself had to make a “cold call” to him to ask if I could go with him after my first salesman didn’t work out. He picked me up and instantly I felt welcomed. The first thing on the agenda for the day was to go back to his main store Stillwater milling in Claremore. He had to go back to the store to meet with some of his colleagues and get the most recent prices on the feed that he was selling....   [tags: Sales, Selling, Consultative selling, Term]

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Essay About My Family Trip

- As quoted once by Albert Einstein, “Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life.” Is a perfect example of the importance of family but sometimes we seem not to understand what are family really means to us. When I was about 15 years old my family took a road trip to Taos New Mexico about a 16 hour drive from Laredo TX my home town, one day before the trip I was already imagining my annoying sister and brother I couldn’t stop imagining how annoying a family trip can be I repeated to myself, “how can I get away with not going.” It was not until later in the trip that I figured out the importance in my family and how much I should value them....   [tags: English-language films, Sibling, Family]

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Road Trip on the Trans-Canada Highway

- ... After Boyd’s Cove the trip takes a ferry south into Nova Scotia, where it goes to Shubenacadie. Shubenacadie, Nova Scotia is a community about 37 kilometers from the Trans-Canada highway. The community is a former producer of the Mic-Mac hockey stick. The Mi’kmaqs have played hockey and similar games as early as the 18th century. The first reference to the Mi’kmaqs supporting themselves from the production of the hockey sticks came in 1898. The Mi’kmaqs have traditionally supported themselves by the manufacturing of other goods such as butter-tubs and baskets....   [tags: personal journey description]

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Late Night Trip to Niagra Falls

- One night after going out and shooting some pool at a local bar my boyfriend decided that we should take a trip up to Niagara Falls. We got into my little white soft top Mitsubishi eclipse, Joe my boyfriend, Justin his friend, and myself. Let’s just say it was a tight fit seeing my boyfriend is six-two. Plus his friend is almost as tall and what polite people would say bigger boned. We’re in one of the coldest places in the world, well at least it felt like it, Buffalo New York. Buffalo is right on the edge of The Great Lake Erie and is about twenty minutes from Niagara Falls....   [tags: freezing, boyfriend, current]

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My Unexpected Trip Through a Portal

- ... I landed on my head fainting directly after that. As I started to wake up, I notice that there where people talking and looking at me, not any kind of people, they were small people with pointy ears and long old tore clothes. I couldn´t imagine what I as seeing. They are ogres, hobbits, elves, dragons and fairies, which made me faint again. As I woke up, again, I found myself inside a tree house tight up into a bed and with a wet towel on my head. I wiggled trying to escape but my hands and feet where very tight together....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Planning a Trip: Airline Baggage Fees

- Intro With travel options constantly changing, consumers are forced to make some pretty tough decisions when it come to choosing the best airline to fly, hotel to stay at, and restaurant to eat at. Price is a big factor for most and many dollar conscious travelers are out looking to get the best bang for their buck. Others are looking for the best rated and often turn to online peer reviews when it comes to making their purchase decisions. 1. Airline Baggage Fees According to the Department of Transportation, airlines operating in the Untied States collected around $3.35 billion during the year 2013....   [tags: transportation, consumers, airlines]

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Graduation Speech : My First Trip

- Twenty years later, here I am going back to school. My first trip to college did not go as planned; but, really it was destined to fail. I mean really, I just spent four full years in high school, by that I mean I went the normal September to May. But because of my grades I had to spend all three summers plus night school my senior year, just to graduate on time. There was nobody to blame but myself. I was a teenager plus I had better things to do then go to school. When my Junior year started, I realized I needed to get serious if I wanted to graduate....   [tags: High school, Educational years, Mother, Sophomore]

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My First Ever Mission Trip

- There is nothing greater than to have the opportunity to get to know people from another culture. The past week that I have spent with the Lakota people on the Cheyenne River reservation was an unbelievable experience. The people I met, places I visited, and the tasks I performed shaped me into a better individual and gave me a larger perspective over the entirety of God’s work. As I have come to find out, when you go out into the mission field you are affecting more than just the lives of those you are serving, your changing your own life for the better....   [tags: Native Americans in the United States]

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Road Trip: My Writing Process

- Blacktop reflects on the rocker-panel of my car and its constant monotonous pattern has been following me for the past 200 miles. The mile markers on the side of the road stand like a line of obedient soldiers at attention to mark my way toward freedom and salute me when I pass. Eventually they become somewhat invisible because the beauty of the background wins my competitive eye and draws me to its splendor. The copper-colored mountains mix with the purple base to form a contrast that compliments the sunset, and the road curves through the giant rocks as if God put His finger down and drew squiggly lines in the malleable sand....   [tags: Personal Reflection]

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trip to japan

- There is a great deal of planning that goes into booking a vacation in a foreign country. Passports have to be taken care of, flights have to be scheduled, and accommodations have to be arranged for when the flight arrives. Also, it is important that some entertaining sites have been chosen ahead of time that would be nice to visit. By doing this, it will make the trip much easier to manage and much more enjoyable. Vacationing in a foreign country can be a great experience for family and friends, but it is important that travel arrangements, accommodations, and entertainment options are researched thoroughly before going....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Open Boat: Crane's View of Naturalism

- To define one's purpose is at the very least human nature and at the very most the meaning of life. Humans seek the significance of existence and try to define it in many ways. There are thousands of religions and countless seminars to help people discover the point of human existence. The idea that we may all be irrelevant in the grand scheme of life or to the universe is not a popular position. In his short story "The Open Boat" Stephen Crane shows a universe that is unconcerned with the struggles of four men within a small boat lost at sea....   [tags: American Literature]

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The Road Trip

- One hot and humid summer The Parks family decided to take a road trip to California. The family consisted of a father, a mother, a ten-year-old boy named Joey, and his six-month-old sister named Trinity. The family was from Houston, TX and they were planning on driving the spacious, luxurious, and monstrous sport utility vehicle that would be comfortable for the family. Mr. Parks mapped out the route he would be taking for the trip. He estimated that they would be driving one thousand miles to get to their destination....   [tags: Creative Writing]

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Trip to Barcelona

- Trip to Barcelona Saturday morning, 24th of June 2004, 6.30am in the morning. Waking up for a twenty six hours long and boring bus ride to Barcelona with the Urdd. Leaving home and meeting down the bowlplex at 7:30am for a leaving time of 8am. Started the long and boring journey, we’ve finally reached the ferry after five hours. Had to wait on the bus for another hour waiting to get boarded on the ferry. The boys and I went straight for food, and then to the deck to stretch our legs....   [tags: Papers]

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A Forgettable Trip

- The words on the sign that hung outside the bar gleamed: “Black Jack’s Bar.” After I jumped off my five-speed mountain bicycle and took off my helmet, I confidently walked up to the radiant building. I performed a last minute check of my appearance in an outside mirror. I slicked back my hair and tucked my tie-dye shirt inside of my tight blue jeans. Looking so sexy, I was ready to accomplish my goal for the night: to be flirtatious, and secure a lady’s telephone number in hopes of getting a date....   [tags: Free Essay Writer]

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The Ski Trip

- I was the first person to ski off of the chairlift that day; arriving at the summit of the Blackcomb Mountain, nestled in the heart of Whistler, Canada. It was the type of day when the clouds seemed to blanket the sky, leaving no clue that the sun, with its powerful light, even existed anymore. It was not snowing, but judging by the moist, musty, stale scent in the air, I realized it would be only a short time before the white flakes overtook the mountain. As I prepared myself to make the first run, I took a moment to appreciate my surroundings....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Descriptive Essays, Descriptiv]

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Location-Type and Trip-Purpose Detection

- Travelers’ Diary Location-Type and Trip-Purpose Detection   1 SIGNIFICANCE AND MOTIVATION Each geographic position is associated with spatial information that could be used to derive contextual and factual information about the position and the objects at that position. The real-time positions of pedestrians, which are provided by mobile devices with global positioning system (GPS) capability, include information needed for identifying a pedestrian’s “context”, namely time of day, physical environment, a person’s mood and so (Asahara, Maruyama, Sato, & Seto, 2011)....   [tags: GPS Data, Travel Diaries]

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Pursuit of Knowledge in Inferno and The Open Boat

- Pursuit of Knowledge in Inferno and The Open Boat It is inherent for man to want to understand more about himself and the universe in which he lives. Galilio Galilei stated, "I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use." However, the pursuit of knowledge has not been easy, for man has endured several obstacles, whether willingly or by chance as presented in Genesis, Dante's "Inferno," and Stephen Crane's "The Open Boat." Since his creation, man has encountered obstacles in his pursuit of knowledge....   [tags: Divine Comedy Inferno Essays]

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Open Boat vs. Hurricane Hugo

- Humanity tends to see itself as being somewhat important in the grand scheme of the Universe. We speak of "fate" as if we were put here for some reason, or purpose. We have our religions, which often serve as an engine to drive our lives and as a means to give meaning to them. But why do we think of ourselves in such a superior fashion. Would the Universe stop if we were suddenly taken away. In his short story, "The Open Boat," Stephen Crane shows us a Universe totally unconcerned with the affairs of humankind; it is an indifferent Universe in which Man has to struggle to survive....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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A Case For The Boat Orders Between Andrew Woods And Bayside Boats

- Step 1 In this case, for the boat orders between Andrew Woods and Bayside boats, some relevant law jurdistiction may apply to the case. One of them is the formation of contract incuding an offer and acceptance. Secondly, some other issue seems exist on the case above between Bayside and Ray’s boat supplies. It has a connection with the negotiation of the contract. Thirdly, tenders is also one of the important issue between Bayside and Prime Protective Coating that is going to be assessed on the step two....   [tags: Contract, Offer and acceptance, Contract law]

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The Battle Of War : The Uss Greer And The German U Boat 652

- Today many conspiracy theorists are quick to blame the federal government for entering into wars that do not concern the American public. Many were angered due to America’s involvement in the Middle East. No matter what the reason is, there is always someone who has to take the blame for leading a nation into war. The U.S. did not enter the second World War until after the attack on Pearl Harbor, but one incident that happened a couple of months earlier would help prepare the government and citizens for the entrance of war....   [tags: World War II, Franklin D. Roosevelt, World War I]

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Stephen Crane's The Open Boat and Jack London's To Build A Fire

- Stephen Crane's The Open Boat and Jack London's To Build A Fire Stephen Crane’s short story, “The Open Boat” speaks directly to Jack London’s own story, “To Build A Fire” in their applications of naturalism and views on humanity. Both writers are pessimistic in their views of humanity and are acutely aware of the natural world. The representations of their characters show humans who believe that they are strong and can ably survive, but these characters many times overestimate themselves which can lead to an understanding of their own mortality as they face down death....   [tags: Literacy Analysis ]

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`` Life Boat Ethics `` And `` A Modest Proposal `` By Johnathan Swift And Garrett Hardin

- As the creators of their economy, human beings must fix where it is broken for those who are poor. Nelson Mandela described this when he said, “Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings” (Mandela). The writers of “Life Boat Ethics” and “A Modest Proposal”, Johnathan Swift and Garrett Hardin, take on the task of forming a solution to helping improve impoverished countries. Swift has an overly optimistic view, whereas Hardin has an unrealistic but applicable approach; however, both writers agree that we simply cannot help everyone and choices must be made concerning the risk of depleted resources, the...   [tags: Poverty, Overpopulation, Jonathan Swift]

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Creating a System to Plan a Trip

- Creating a System to Plan a Trip In this project I will be creating a system to help plan the costs, amount of people and which people are going on the overnight trip. Here you will be taking the role of Sana, who is helping her French teacher (Mr Campbell) work out the costs of the week long French trip as he was experiencing some difficulty. On a day to day basis Mr Campbell has to create a letter about parent evenings for the trip, permission slips, dietary and medical requirements and remaining money....   [tags: Papers]

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Trip

- THE TRIP It all started when my friend and I were off-roading and one of us had a marvel idea… “Wouldn’t this be fun to do in Colorado?” So it begins, I mention that I have a cousin that lives in Colorado, and that we could stay with him and his family. We planned the trip for August 10th. Turns out this will be the most liberating and most independent event in my life. Thursday, August 10th rolls around, we get and start loading the jeep, and hit the highway. Just knowing that we were on our own was such a big challenge for us, never in our lives have we gone on trip with out the financial support and guidance of our parents....   [tags: essays research papers]

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West Middle Gifted Eighth Graders Participate in White House Decision Center

- Recently, the eighth graders of Parkway West Middle School’s Gifted program went through the White House Decision Center at the Truman Library in Independence, Missouri. The library is a long way away from their hometown of St. Louis, so the teens had to catch their charter bus bright and early on Friday, November 8th. “It was strange to be at the school before anyone else!” said student Betsy Wait, giggling during the interview. On the way, the students ate lunch and then performed the Truman Library’s simulation for about four hours....   [tags: gited program learning trip]

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A Trip to Appalachia Service Project

- A Trip to Appalachia Service Project It was back in the summer of 2004 when all was calm. The trees filled w/ dry green leaves, the grass barely green as patches of yellowness overcame its dried burned look, dandelions arose in monstrous amounts as the white cotton-like blooms of a dandelion flutter in the midst of an arid breeze, and visions of heat waves could clearly be noticed along a paved street on a clear afternoon. Yep, this truly was mid summer. But I do prefer summer over winter any day of the year....   [tags: Descriptive Essay About A Place]

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Researching and Planning a Trip to Europe

- Why packaged tour travel may not give you the best deal for your money . Traveling through Europe was always one of those seemingly unreachable dreams lying far off in my imagination. The desire built up since my first longings to see London, the home of all my favorite rock bands, through all of my Spanish classes and tales of bullfights and flamenco dancers. This dream ebbed in and out of my educational plans until my junior year of college when I saw posters scattered around my university's billboards for an all-inclusive, 17-day excursion along the Mediterranean....   [tags: Traveling Tourism Essays]

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Trip to Africa - Original Writing

- Trip to Africa - Original Writing In October 2004, myself and 23 other well travelled (and not so well travelled) locals went on a two-week adventure in South Africa. Within a few hours of stepping off the plane in Jo’burg International Airport we had seen the famous Jacaranda trees, visited two places representative of South Africa’s’ diverse history and learnt the exciting and challenging journey of the Vortrekker settlers. We soon realised that to fit in everything on the itinerary this wasn’t going to be a sunbathing break, but anything was possible with our fantastic tour guide (and friend) Liese, and our driver (and chief bird spotter) Roy....   [tags: Papers]

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The Trip To The New England Colonies

- My trip started off with the 30 day voyage across the mighty Atlantic. Not knowing that I would be sent to the well established colony of Jamestown. I would be staying with the average family. They are to let me stay on account of rent from my publisher in England. My renter, a well developed man. He runs a silversmith shop. He is also an artist. I am sure he will show me pieces of his work. His wife, a very friendly lady from the reports. She is half Indian. They have 2 sons. Both well built and are very courteous....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Reflection of My Environmental Studies Trip to Hawaii

- ... I soon realized that was just the beginning of the many strenuous tasks to come, for once I got to the islands I was introduced to an entirely dissimilar lifestyle than the one I live. When we arrived in Hawaii, we were required to wake up early every day to endure long days scheduled full of extensive work, both physical and educational. We would travel to popular national parks and areas where we had the option to do activities such as hiking up to 14 miles at a time through thick, tropical forests and lava rock valleys to reach our final destination where we would study the different environmental features....   [tags: writing, experience, obstacles, work]

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Summary Of ' O ' Connor 's A Good Man

- The Grandmother, the unnamed but central character of Flannery’O’Connor’s “A Good Man Is Hard to Find”, is introduced preparing for a trip to Florida with her family. During the preparations she smuggles in her cat, Pitty Sing, to join them on the trip despite the wishes of her son Bailey. Briefly remarked on by Grandma is also the recent escape of the famed outlaw calling himself The Misfit, whom she expresses concern about meeting on the road. During their trip they stop briefly at a restaurant known as The Tower, where she strikes a brief kinship with the owner, Red Sam....   [tags: Family, Grandparent, Trip, Plantation]

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The Trip That Changed My Life

- Asia was awesome. Everything, from the food I ate to the people I met, gave me a new perspective on life. I still cannot get over the fact that I have traveled to the other side of the world. This school program gave me many memorable experiences, allowed me to learn a lot about the culture of Asia, and introduced me to friends that I'll treasure for a life time. I knew that there was a reason I got to go, and while I was there I tried to make the most of such an opportunity. One of my most memorable experiences in Asia was my trip to the doctor....   [tags: Personal Narrative, essay about myself]

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A Trip to the Roman Theatre

- A Trip to the Roman Theatre Morning at last. I have been waiting for this day for so long. Today is March the 15th. Today is the day when the whole of Italy will celebrate the festival of Anna Perenna -the goddess of the year. I love festivals, because everyone is on holiday and all the citizens are forbidden to work or do business. I am thrilled because I am going to the theatre to see a play. I am very fortunate that my father has paid for the actors and producers to perform the play and he has also paid for the scenery and costumes....   [tags: Papers]

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An Unforgettable Trip - Personal Writing

- An Unforgettable Trip - Personal Writing I finally arrived at Pakistan on a hot, June morning after nine tiring hours. We at last arrived to a village and the heat beyond words was irritating me. I looked around me there was trees and greenery. I got onto to a rickshaw, the driver was talking some language that I did not understand, he seemed quite talkative but unfortunately I couldn't co-operate, he finally dropped me off to my destination Kalam. Known as the Heaven on earth....   [tags: Free Essays]

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A Trip to the Dentist's Office

- A Trip to the Dentist's Office The phone rings, and I answer, “Thank you for calling Enterprise, how may I help you?” The voice on the other end asks for Andrea, and I reply, “This is she.” The voice says she is calling to remind me of my 11:00 AM dental appointment. I sigh and tell her I will be there on time. I enter the brick building and walk over to the elevator; I push the up button and patiently wait. The elevator door promptly opens, and I get in. I push the button with a number two on it, and the doors close… up I go....   [tags: Personal Narratives Descriptive Essays]

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Trip to New York City

- Trip to New York City Getting prepared and ready to explore something new is just minor compared to the actual adventure for a senior anticipating the departure of their school trip. I was a member along with 30 other classmates of the co-curricular group called Business Professionals of America, a club organized through our school. Our teachers, club officers, and all of the members had been planning and fundraising for our trip to New York City for months. The excitement grew more and more as each day got closer to take off....   [tags: Personal Narrative Descriptive NYC Culture]

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Trip to Mexico and Spirituality

- Trip to Mexico and Spirituality An article in the March 22nd edition of the Washington Wire titled "By the Numbers", speaks about direct fiscal policy that could be implemented over the next few years....   [tags: Proposal Spirituality God Religion]

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How Money Can Fund Your Dream Trip

- How to Make More Money to Fund Your Dream Trip Have you booked your dream vacation. Perhaps you are still planning for that ultimate trip to experience the world. If you’d think the biggest thing stopping you from achieving the dream, you’d probably point out to cost of travel. Taking time off from work and jetting off around the world is not cheap. But the good news is that you can make and save money to fund your dream trip. Here’s how to do it. Get rid off the extra stuff If you are planning a dream trip, you should consider getting rid off certain things you would otherwise leave behind....   [tags: Travel, Travel agency, Recreation]

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My Senior Trip At South Pointe High School

- Every senior looks forward to an amazing, and unforgettable senior trip. This trip represents the celebration of so many struggles, and hard work over the four years of high school. For others it might be the great joy of going out of state for the first time, and this time with no parents coming along. For me it turned out to be a surprise because I had no idea I was going to graduate early, for which I was able to assist. Yet for me, my senior trip turned out to be and adventure due to the many struggles I had to go through and the surprises it led to....   [tags: English-language films, Debut albums]

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My Very Detailed Trip to the Wildlife Zoo in Arizona

- ... We do know that they eat smaller fish and invertebrates, And that they are excellent hunters and swimmers. Giant Morray eel: These Eels are a species of moray eel commonly found at reefs in the Indo-Pacific. In body mass, These Eels are the largest, And come in second place as largest. As their name suggests these Eels are quite large and can reach nearly ten feet in length and sixty-six pounds in weight, As well as having rather large teeth and great flexibility. These Eels aren't strict to one place and can be found anywhere where there is a huge water mass connected to the ocean and warm water....   [tags: uncommon animal species description]

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Video Of Our Class Field Trip At The Mccomb Market

- This artifact (video of our class field trip to the McComb Market) is used to demonstrate the knowledge I gained in the areas of learning environment demands, classroom management, and social skills for students with severe learning disabilities. The artifact shows how I effectively taught the children how to create a shopping list using question and answer strategies, how to locate the items on the shopping list at the grocery store (asking students questions: what are some of the healthy items on our list....   [tags: Learning, Education, Knowledge, Skill]

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Video Of Our Class Field Trip At The Mccomb Market

- The artifact (video of our class field trip to the McComb Market) is used to demonstrate the knowledge I gained in the areas of learning environment demands, classroom management, and social skills for students with severe learning disabilities. This artifact shows how I effectively taught the children the skill of generating a shopping list, using question and answer strategies, how to locate the items on the shopping list at the grocery store (asking students questions: what are some of the healthy items on our list....   [tags: Learning, Skill, Education, Knowledge]

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Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller

- The tragic tale Death of a Salesman fulfills Aristotle’s definition of a tragedy to a great degree. The play conforms to Aristotle’s definition seamlessly for the factors of plot, thought, diction, and spectacle, satisfying all of the key necessities for each section. Character, also, fits well with his definition, but there are a few deviations from Aristotle’s perfect tragedy that prevent a seamless fit. The use of a chorus is completely ignored in this play, but being one of the least important elements, it does not affect the overall worth of the play....   [tags: business trip, aristotle]

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Analysis Of The Movie ' Surfing Trip ' By Nick Woodman

- Background/History In 2001, Nick Woodman, a 25-year-old surfing enthusiast, created GoPro. Originally, his idea was just a wrist strap with bungee cords holding an already existing camera in place so that he could document his surfing trip. Woodman went on a five month surfing trip, while on the trip he realized he needed to sell the wrist strap and camera case as one item. After he returned from the trip Woodman went to work developing this advanced action camera. Two years later in 2004 at the San Diego’s Action Sports Retailer trade show, Woodman presents his first camera, the GoPro 35mm Hero....   [tags: Camera, Digital camera, Marketing]

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Diary of My Mexican Trip

- Dear Journal, Today I boarded an airplane in Philadelphia. I haven’t been on a plane before, so I was very nervous. The takeoff was pretty smooth. I finally relaxed, then we landed in Atlanta, Georgia. From here I rented a green compact car from Hertz. I drove from Atlanta to Tula in one night. I eventually arrived at the border and showed the officials my voter registration card and driver’s license. I finally crossed the border into Mexico. From here I wen to my first stop, Tula. I stayed at the Sharon, a seven-story modern hotel, is placed right across the street from the town hall and not far from the archaeological area....   [tags: essays research papers]

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My Trip to the Philippines

- My Trip to the Philippines In September 1989, when I was 11 year old, I came to Philippines during my short vacation. My father brought the whole family, also my cousin Jimmy. We spent 5 days in the Philippines. During these five days, I realized that there were many differences between Taiwan and the Philippines. The most difference was culture. People's language, behavior and also they are happy go lucky. The first problem I faced was the language problem. Philippine was ruled by Spanish long time ago....   [tags: Philippines Vacation Personal Narrative Essays]

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The Apostle Paul 's Second Missionary Trip

- “I’d Cover My Head” Luke recorded the account of the Apostle Paul’s second missionary trip in chapters fifteen through eighteen of the Acts. After the conference at Jerusalem, Paul chose Silas as a traveling companion for the second missionary journey. Barnabas had been with Paul on his first journey; however, they had a falling out over John Mark, who had abandoned them about half way on the first journey; therefore, Barnabas took John Mark and the two groups divided the territory Silas is first mentioned when the elders at Jerusalem selected him as one of the men to deliver a letter to the church in Antioch....   [tags: New Testament, Christianity, Saint Peter]

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Keeping Your Kids Entertained on a Road Trip

- Up for a road trip. Will it be one of the dreaded long trips for your kids. To help ease your anxiety here is a list you might just need before heading for the long winding roads. Yeah, sure it could be relaxing and pleasant at the start. However, as the hours pass (or minutes for some other families?) your kids might begin to whine and ask “Are we there yet?” And slowly it can turn to worst scenarios like a carload of tantrums, high-pitched crying voices, or an impatient child slowly becoming a vampire- a restless and sleepless child that is....   [tags: Travel]

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My First Canoe Trip - Original Writing

- There 's a first time for everyone and this one just so happened to be my first canoe trip. Being pushed off the small bank covered in seashells, and grasping the paddle firmly in my hand held a new sensation for me, especially after realizing my feet were indeed not on land, but firmly placed to stabilize our canoe. The sound of the cars overhead from the bridge did not escape me as we paddled under through the man made canal. The sound of engines dominated the vicinity and added to the noise pollution that irritated the environment....   [tags: Natural environment, Pollution, Ecology]

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Field Trip to the Aklimpur Village for a Field Study

- AIM- To study the Dynamical occupational struture of the village Index INDEX PAGE NO’s 1. Aim 3 2. Introduction 4 3. Hypothesis+Justification 5 4. IGCSE Curriculum Links 6 5. Theoretical Background 7-10 6. Rationale 19 7. Locational Context 12 8. Methodology 13 9. Data Presentation 14-18 10. Analysis 14-18 11. Conclusion 20 12. Evaluation 21 13. Appendix 14. Biblography 22 15. Acknowledgement 23 Aim I have chosen to research about this aim because it has been quite visible about the transition village Aklimpur has been going through, when I went to conduct this field work we were assigned comm...   [tags: India, Farming]

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Racial Discrimination : A Middle School Field Trip At Disneyland

- Throughout my life I’ve never really witnessed any traumatizing social issues. I live in a community that’s inhabited by people of the same racial and socioeconomic status, so despite being a lower income Hispanic I usually am accepted in my community because my social standing is common in my society. Yet, as I’ve gotten older and have been opened to the injustices of the social world, I’ve noticed some past and current events of discrimination due to my race that I’ve received from others outside my normal social environment....   [tags: Race, Racism, Race, Ethnic group]

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Culinary Perfection of a New Orlean Trip: Personal Narrative

- Once in your lifetime, if you are a true foodie, you must make the pilgrimage to the culinary Mecca that is New Orleans. I was lucky enough to make this trip during my honeymoon in July of 2003. Now, most people would think I was insane to head to the New Orleans area in the middle of July, but it was the timing that was just right for my wife and me. We started our honeymoon with a run of bad luck on a cruise ship that ended up running afoul of a hurricane, so we were not able to go to the two ports of call that we had been looking forward to....   [tags: Cajun Food, House Salad]

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Greece Will Make A Great L ' International Trip

- Greece would make a great W’international trip because it could appeal to many different people of many different majors. A religion major can enjoy an in depth study on the famous Greek Mythology. A philosophy and a political science major could enjoy the readings involving Socrates and Aristotle. An English and Art major would enjoy reading the poetry and art that came from Greece and has continued to influence the world. A history major would enjoy learning about how these things connected and affect the culture of the nation....   [tags: Greece, Ancient Greece, Peloponnesian War, Athens]

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The Humanitarian Experience For Youth

- Imagine traveling to another country, perhaps a beautiful island like Fiji, perhaps an exotic country like Brazil. Imagine being immersed in a totally different environment, culture, and language. Imagine being able to make a difference in the lives of those in poverty while still getting to sightsee, explore, and try new things. These things are easier to imagine than you think, because through the Humanitarian Experience for Youth these things are extremely possible. Humanitarian Experience for Youth offers the opportunity to change your life while changing the lives of others....   [tags: The Culture, Culture, Trip]

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I 'm Going On A Business Trip For A Few Days

- “I’m going on a business trip for a few days. I’ll be back.” Those were the last words my father left me with and he never returned. My world revolved around my father, mother and two sisters. My family was like an umbrella; they gave me shade when there is none left in the world. I would always rely on them and be myself without even thinking about it. When I was 14 years old, my father had left the family. Knowing that my father gave up on our family was a pain that couldn’t be easily healed....   [tags: Family, Mother, Father, High school]

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My Field Trip to The John G. Shedd Aquarium

- When I first told my parents about the 2nd Quarter Biology Project, they told me that I could choose where I wanted to go, and I knew I wanted to go to the Shedd Aquarium because I don’t really like zoo’s and I think that the botanical gardens are boring. So I told them I wanted to go to the Shedd Aquarium. About 2 weeks later on the second week of winter break, my mom said we are going to my grandmother’s house, and then we all got into the car at about 3:00 P.M. and headed out. When we got to my grandmothers house no one even got out of the car but my mom and stepfather and they went and grabbed the stroller out of her garage and we just left....   [tags: Opinion, Teenager]

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Who Is A Well Planned And Organized Field Trip

- I believe that, a well planned and organized field trip is a valuable learning experience for many people. This is because; it can equip one with immense academic content knowledge, as well as personal gains. Historic site visits are some of the most enjoyable activities during the school year; not only are they insightful, but they provide new learning experiences away from the conventional classroom. In light of this premise, this report documents a visit that I made to Old Stone Fort State Park located in Manchester, Tennessee....   [tags: Native Americans in the United States]

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Music Concert Field Trip : Day Of Emotions

- Nguyen Nguyen Melinda Lee Bailey HUMA 1301.P07 04/13/2016 Music concert field trip: Day Of Emotions Dance is my favorite hobby when I was a child. I used to watch dance concerts on TV shows, but I had not even watch it on stage. On April 08th, 2016, I attended a dance concert called Make Your Move like an audience. It was performed at John Anthony Theatre – Spring Creek Campus of Collin College. The concert consists of many styles of dancing from different College and University such as Collin College, West Texas A&M University, and Illinois State University....   [tags: Performance, Dance, Music, Choreography]

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Trip To Disney World

- I remember planning for this day for about two years. When I would finally get the chance to be with my best friends and take a road-trip to California to go to Disney Land, and now that the time to take that trip has come and gone I would like to talk about my most important journey. Once I woke up I called Alavee to make sure he was awake. I'm glad he was because he saved me some time by calling Priya and Rigo to make sure they were getting ready to go. About an hour and a half later we all met up in the school parking lot at about the same time....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Essay About Myself]

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Huckleberry Finn: A Trip

- A Trip Within&#8217; The Heart Of A Colorless Boy In Mark Twain&#8217;s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the main characters take a trip within the heart, not just a trip down the Mississippi River. Throughout the trip down the Mississippi River, Huckleberry Finn&#8217;s, a homeless waif, thoughts about racism change from a racist unwanted boy to a true human being with a sense of his own destiny. Throughout the novel, Huck narrates his adventure and thoughts upon racism and inequality between &#8220;niggers'; and whites....   [tags: essays research papers]

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High School Senior Trip

- High School Senior Trip Ever notice how "Time flies when you're having fun". In fact, when friends and vacation are involved, it's even seemingly more so. After all, that's what the high school senior trip is all about. Clinton High School has always been known for its senior trips. While surrounding high school seniors were taking trips to Washington, D.C. and Disney World, the seniors at Clinton High School were cruising to the Bahamas. The graduating class of 1990 was no different. The bus ride to Florida, where we were to board the ship, was only the beginning....   [tags: Papers]

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Doud Chronicles Power Trip

- Doud Chronicles Power Trip The story Disney’s Doug Chronicles Power Trip is about Doug and his problems at school. Doug’s problem was that Vice Principle Bone chose Doug to be the hall monitor. Doug was surprised because he was hand-picked from all the other students. At first Doug thought that it would be dorky, he put on the orange belt but as he was walking to class all the other students were walking the opposite direction, Doug saw he friend, Skeeter. Doug asked “whats going on?” “Principle White Announced that there was going to be an assembly in the auditorium,” Skeeter said....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Dawlish Warren Field Trip

- Dawlish Warren Field Trip Dawlish Warren is a small village in south Devon designed to be a tourist attraction. Here is a map showing Dawlish Warren's location: Dawlish warren is a major sand spit at the mouth of the River Exe, and is visited by over 20,000 people per day in peak holiday season. A spit is a ridge of sand or shingle projecting from the land into a body of water. It is deposited by waves carrying material from one direction to another across the mouth of an inlet....   [tags: Papers]

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My Trip to Italy

- My Trip to Italy I stood in the town square of the small village. Like any other normal day, people were going about their day-to-day business. Old men sat on a wooden bench beneath a large tree and predicted this year’s crop. Women shared town gossip as they shopped for groceries, and children sucked on lollipops while they played along the cobblestone streets. However, unlike any other day, the whole crowd had stopped in unison and darted their eyes in my direction, their full attention on me....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Trip Like I Do

- Trip Like I Do Force and counterforce, resistance and power. What is the space and relation of one to the other. Are they to be understood as in parasitic or symbiotic relation. Does the yes need a no for its function, and in what ways. Could there be a “war” on Iraq without protests of such brutal possibilities. Slavoj Žižek’s “The Seven Veils of Fantasy” provides a relation of sincere hypocrisy within but ostensibly against ideology. Fantasy squirms throughout the piece as concealment of horror, creation of horror to be concealed, and vital sustaining support of an ideological edifice....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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The Correspondent as Spokesperson and Mediator in Stephen Crane's "The Open Boat"

- The Correspondent: the Spokesperson and the Mediator in Stephen Crane’s “The Open Boat” Stephen Crane’s “The Open Boat” has long been acclaimed as a fascinating exemplar of Naturalism, generating many studies that range from the indifference of Nature to the “psychological growth of the men through the experience” (466). The psychological growth happens to every man on the boat, yet is mostly depicted through the voice of the Correspondent and in the form of his questioning and contemplating their desperate situation....   [tags: American Literature]

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Biography of Marco Polo

- ... He was then the governor of a Chinese city, an official of the Privy Council, and a tax inspector. He inquired great knowledge on his trip. He was astonished by their economy and form of currency. The group of men stayed in China for seventeen years before deciding to come home. Khan only allowed the men to leave if they brought a Mongol princess back home with them. She was to marry a Persian prince. They agreed. Marco, Marco’s father, and Marco’s uncle travelled home by sea. They travelled on a caravan filled with hundreds of people, although many died due to storms and disease....   [tags: trip, exploration, merchants, father]

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Latin American Destination Project

- ... The average rainfall in San Jose is 1 inch in March, making the time Petfrct for visiting. 6. What type of clothes would you want to wear during this average weather. I would wear shorts and a t-shirt in this weather in Guatemala City. I would wear sneakers or flip flops if I were at the beach. I would bring a sweatshirt in case the nights are colder. I would wear shorts and a t-shirt to Mexico City in April. I would wear flip flops or walking shoes, depending on what I am doing. I would wear capris and a tshirt and a sweatshirt in San Jose in March....   [tags: trip, location, weather, tourist]

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Diialogue Essyas: A Plan

- A Plan As they walked back to the huge oak tree, Lucinda and Ambur began to organize a trip to The Other Side. The Other Side, which means leaving your tribe to visit another one, is risky to some degree but not impossible. Normally tribes don’t mix, maybe from past trouble, arguments or fights from years gone by. This is normal. But once in a while if help is needed rules bend. Lucinda asked Ambur, “Who is this troll from the other tribe who knows about stones?” Ambur said, “His name is, well, I’m not sure what his real name is, but everyone calls him King Arthur, including me because I’m not going to start trouble over a name....   [tags: trip, trolls, poem]

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Creative Writing: I´m Blind

- I got up from my comfortable bed and walked towards the bathroom. I washed my face and brush my teeth, trying to fix my hair. I couldn’t tell if my hair looks fine or not. I can’t see anything, not because I’m too sleepy or anything like that but because I’m blind. My parents are very concerned about my future. They fear, nobody will take care of me when they’re gone. I don’t mind being blind. Not that I like it but it just doesn’t bother me. After all I’m still a normal person. I am a very positive person, you see me rarely sad or crying....   [tags: trip, experience, heart]

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The Odyssey by Homer

- When The Odyssey was first written by Homer, everything in it was believed to be true. But, 700 B.C.E. was a time of uncertainty and it was thought that the gods and creatures were real, that Odysseus’ trip was amazing and that he was a living hero, rather than just a made up story and character. Clearly, Homer’s epic poem, The Odyssey, is not believable today because of the mythical creatures, many unlikely events occur, and the gods interact with the mortals. Obviously, The Odyssey is not a credible story because there are mythical creatures involved....   [tags: trip, creatures, gods]

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Analysis of the Boat Scene in Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary

- An Analysis of the Boat Scene in Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary As Gustave Flaubert wrote the novel Madame Bovary, he took special care to examine the relationship between literature and the effect on its readers. His heroine Emma absorbs poetry and novels as though they were instructions for her emotional behavior. When her mother dies, she looks to poetry to decide what degree of mourning is adequate; when she becomes adulterous she thinks immediately how she is like the women in literature that she has read about....   [tags: Madame Bovary Essays]

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Trip Hop

- Trip Hop Lush soundscapes infused with a rich layering of soulful guitar riffs, jazzy horns and atmospheric strings, interwoven with innovative sampling and grounded by a hip-hop beat, slowed to a brooding moody tempo. Words can barely frame the complexity that is Trip Hop music. It is a genre so startlingly refreshing and innovative that the term Trip Hop itself only came into existence in the mid 90s, in an attempt to describe a musical style that defies all known musical categories. Trip Hop is an obscure offshoot of the umbrella term of electronic music....   [tags: Music Philosophy Papers]

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Snowboarding trip

- Snowboarding can be an energizing, invigorating experience and I think that everyone who likes skateboarding should give it a try. Snowboarding is very similar to skateboarding, the only differences are that you have to be strapped to the board and you need snow. The only type of equipment you need to snowboard is a snowboard and warm clothes. Snowboarding can be done at any ski resort and is growing in popularity. On my nineteenth birthday I decided that I wanted to go to Peak-in-Peak ski resort....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Contrasts and Paradoxes: Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

- Throughout its entirety, Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness utilizes many contrasts and paradoxes in an attempt to teach readers about the complexities of both human nature and the world. Some are more easily distinguishable, such as the comparison between civilized and uncivilized people, and some are more difficult to identify, like the usage of vagueness and clarity to contrast each other. One of the most prominent inversions contradicts the typical views of light and dark. While typically light is imagined to expose the truth and darkness to conceal it, Conrad creates a paradox in which darkness displays the truth and light blinds us from it....   [tags: the sky around the boat, marlow]

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Senior Trip

- On Wednesday, April 6th, I woke up from a deep sleep just like every other ordinary school day, but this particular day was going to be much more fun. I got to school around 7:15, dropped off my luggage in the conference room, and went off to class. In my next 3 classes I waited excitedly until the enouncement was made for all seniors going on the Senior Trip to head down to the office. And this is where the great trip began. We all got on 2 busses and headed to the airport where we dropped off out luggage and got through security rather quick....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Should Safety Gear For Kayaking

- Must-Have Safety Gear for Kayaking Kayaking is a great sport for anyone who loves water, the great outdoors, and low impact workouts. It can be thrilling and it can be relaxing. You can see areas that most boaters will never be able to imagine and there is an adventure around every river bend. However, it can also be a sport that brings some danger as well. Even if you are not riding the rapids in a canoe or kayak, there is still a chance for misfortune. That is why there are things you can take on board that will help you to stay safe....   [tags: Kayak, Canoeing, Canoe, Boat]

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Museum Trip

- Museum Trip When this project was brought to my attention at the beginning of the semester I didn't know what to expect. I didn't know much about the history of art or any of the specific terms that are used in the art world. I have been to museums in the past but that was when I was in elementary school and they didn't teach us any of the specific terms that they used in the art world. On the handout that you gave the class you wrote questions that you though would be helpful for us to answer to succeed on this paper....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Ireland Trip

- The Ireland Trip When I was fifteen I was with my best friend when we encountered funny experience when we overslept for our first tour of The Taste of Ireland. I stayed over at Ryan’s house. Ryan, my best friend since I was six, and me were leaving fro Ireland the next morning and we were so excited that we slept only two hours all night. The next morning we woke up and got all of our stuff put into his mom’s car. We then told her we’re ready, so we jumped into the car and headed for the Huntington Tri-State Airport....   [tags: essays research papers]

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