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Comparing Better Brew and Perfect Blend Coffee Comapnies

- Comparing Better Brew and Perfect Blend Coffee Comapnies After years of dreaming about owning you own business, you decided that owning a coffee shop would be perfect. Rather than start from scratch, however, you and your partners decide to look at two existing establishments, Better Brew and Perfect Blend. The two are for sale at the same price, and they are located in equally attractive areas. You manage to get enough financial data to compare the year-end condition of the two companies. What factors should you consider before deciding which company to buy....   [tags: Business Analysis Compare Contrast]

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Gandhi's Philosophy: A Blend of the Traditional and Modern

- What is Gandhian philosophy. It is the religious and social ideas adopted and developed by Gandhi, first during his period in South Africa from 1893 to 1914, and later of course in India. These ideas have been further developed by later "Gandhians", most notably, in India, Vinoba Bhave and Jayaprakash Narayan. Outside of India some of the work of, for example, Martin Luther King Jr. can also be viewed in this light. Understanding the universe to be an organic whole, the philosophy exists on several planes - the spiritual or religious, moral, political, economic, social, individual and collective....   [tags: essays research papers]

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SHIP OF THE HUNTED: A BLEND OF FACT AND FICTION

- Historical fiction is a type of genre that helps paint a more captivating and colourful picture of the past. It combines fact and fiction as it presents mostly fabricated characters set in a definite period of history. Ship of the Hunted, by Yehuda Elberg, defines this genre as it entwines the lives of a fictional family with historical facts and elements such as life in the Warsaw ghetto, hiding to survive, and the Brichah movement of Jews out of Poland. History has recorded that over half a million Jews were crowded into the Warsaw ghetto between October and November of 1940....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Bathroom Design Ideas for a Relaxing Bathroom

- When planning most home designs, bathrooms are usually given the lowest priority. This is often because the bathroom is seen as only a space that has one utilitarian purpose. However, this doesn't have to be the case. By using a few innovative bathroom design ideas, you can make your bathroom one of the most relaxing and beautiful spaces in your home. One of the most stunning bathroom design ideas that helps to bring out the best in a bathroom's ambiance is to add wood-trimmed accessories to the bathroom space....   [tags: Wood-Trim, Toilet Paper Holders]

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Characteristics of Protein Based Biopolymer and Its Application

- Soy Protein Films Soy proteins are inexpensive, abundant, biodegradable and have nutritional value, they show the potential to be developed as biodegradable and edible films. Protein based edible films can form bonds at diverse positions and offer high potential for forming numerous linkages. However, soy protein films still have low moisture barrier properties because of their hydrophilic property and the considerable amount of hydrophilic plasticiser used in film preparation. One broadly used method to enhance the water vapor barrier of films has been the integration of hydrophobic compounds such as lipids into the film forming solution....   [tags: nutrition, biodegradable, soy]

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Refugee Displacement and Identity: Finding Home

- Refugee Displacement and Identity: Finding Home When fleeing persecution, winning trust and welcome in a foreign land depends on the meaning of the label of displacement. According to Daniel, the making of modern refugee identity hinges on the right language affixed to your desperation, and right interpretation of this desperation by powerful authorities; proving modern identity can be a deadly game. Modern identity often takes shape in the blending of lines that weren’t supposed to blend. No matter how coded or enforced, labels never hold all of one’s identity in place....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Police Corruption within XYZ Organization

- ... Police corruption is systemic and deserves an imperial response to reduce the likelihood of future reoccurrences (Waddington, 2010). Deterrence Theory (Payne, 2012) states that “Deterrence theory can be traced to Cesare Beccaria’s On Crimes and Punishments, a work that many have defined as the foundation of the classical school of criminological thought” (p.439). Based on this theory, there are three criteria that must be met for the punishment to be effective: (1) punishment must be swift so that the offender links the behavior of the crime with the response of the punishment, (2) punishment must be certain so that offenders know if a crime is committed then a negative consequence will...   [tags: protecting illegal activities]

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Alternative Combustible Fuels

- Nowdays people rely on gasoline (petroleum) as a basic form of fuel, but gasoline prices are starting to be a problem. A bigger problema is that people forget about other alternative combustible form of fuels like Biodiesel, Ethanol, and Electricty or most common known as Hybrids. This alternative fuels are better than gasoline because they dont contamínate that much, reduce pollution and the emissions of greenhouse gasses. Biodiesel is a renewable fuel made of vegetable oils which is use for heavy machinary....   [tags: gasoline prices, biodiesel, ehtanol]

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The View that Religious Imagery and the Theme of Alice in Wonderland in the Matrix Successfully Represents the Development of the Narrative

- The View that Religious Imagery and the Theme of Alice in Wonderland in the Matrix Successfully Represents the Development of the Narrative Religious imagery is an important theme in the Matrix because it has a lot of messages that are important for understanding the film. Christianity is a major religion referred to numerous times although there is a blend of Buddhism along with it, for example many of the names used are religious figures or meanings. Trinity means the joining of the three characters Morpheous, Neo and trinity (Father, Son and the Holy Spirit)....   [tags: Free Essays]

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Energy Bars: An Athlete's Friend or Foe

- I. What are "energy bars". Definition and Contents: An energy bar is a convenient, fortified snack-food containing a blend of simple and complex carbohydrates, protein, fat, fiber, and vitamins and minerals. The primary source of protein in energy bars usually comes from milk and the fiber comes from grains and oats. Some bars also contain additional herbs, such as ginseng and guarana, "to help provide maximum energy" and to stimulate the central nervous system (http://s2.com.etj/ wn/sportsbars.html)....   [tags: Health Nutrition Athletics Sports Papers]

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Summary of my Art Project

- Summary of my Art Project I like the soft tone that fabric creates. I chose a piece of corduroy and folded it into a U shape. For the chalk paining, I selected a small area where was the turning part of the U shape and enlarged it. In order to achieve the tenderness of the material on my drawing, I used tissue to blend the areas so the gradual change from light to dark was successfully completed. I also found that when I made the shadow part really dark and the light part really light, the three-dimensional vision was represented strongly....   [tags: Papers]

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Enriched Air Nitrox

- The following should allow anyone who is either unfamiliar with Nitrox, or confused by the terminology, to reach a point where they can follow a discussion on the subject. It may also serve as a starting point for those who wish to learn about Nitrox. The biggest question is "What is Nitrox?" Well, the air we breathe is Nitrox. Air consists mostly of two gases: Nitrogen (79%) and Oxygen (21%), and there are some trace gases that are also in the air, they exist in such small quantities that we can ignore them....   [tags: Descriptive Nitrox]

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Best Weight Loss Smoothies

- ... Blend 1 cup skim milk, 1 cup frozen blueberries until ingredients are smooth. Pour into a glass and stir in flaxseed oil. Serve and enjoy one of the best weight loss smoothies. Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie This is one of the best weight loss smoothies aside from so easy to make. Banana has many benefits like prevent muscle cramps, help to overcome depression. Banana also contains calcium to protect bones and teeth. Contains potassium to help against heart attack and lower blood pressure....   [tags: recipes, antioxidants]

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Biography of Isaac Newton

- Sir Isaac Newton was an English mathematician and physicist, considered one of the greatest scientists in history. He made important contributions to many fields of science. His discoveries and theories laid the foundation for much of the progress in science. Newton was one of the inventors of a mathematics called calculus. He also solved the mysteries of light and optics, formulated the three laws of motion, and derived from them the law of universal gravitation. Newton was born on December 25, 1642, at Woolsthorpe, near Grantham in Lincolnshire....   [tags: Sir Isaac Newton Essays]

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Multiculturalism in the United States

- Multiculturalism is an issue that has brought much debate to the United States. It helps us look at other cultures respectably and freely. Multiculturalism is something that we must deal with because of the millions of people immigrating to America. It is an issue that can not be ignored and therefore we need to deal with the multicultural issue. Many people confuse race and culture. The term "race" has been found out to notmean anything. Scientists agree that, in terms of DNA genetics, "race" has no significant meaning as a way of categorizing human differences....   [tags: Sociology]

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What is DNA Transcription?

- Transcription is a process by which a DNA segment is copied into an RNA complementary sequence which is used to be translated into proteins. Transcription involves promoters that RNA polymerase bind at, isomerization, elongation and termination. These processes are regulated by binding proteins. Many factors influence the productivity of transcription including the supercoiling of DNA. There are two types of supercoiling, positive and negative. Positive supercoiling is when the double helix, right-handed DNA is twisted tighter and begins to knot or warp....   [tags: RNA, proteins, polymerase]

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Personal Narrative Essay - Crickets

- Personal Narrative- Crickets I’ve never liked bugs. Grasshoppers are gruesome, and wasps are menacing. Even butterflies seem to flaunt their grace by fluttering in your face. Recently, however, I’ve realized that one insect cowers below the others as the most scheming of the six-legged world. I’ve discovered that I hate crickets. These bugs are way too happy for their own good. Not only black, smaller versions of the grasshopper, crickets are masters of hide and seek. The inky bodies blend flawlessly into the shadows beneath a bush or inside the garage....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Wedding Toasts – Bride to Groom

- Wedding Toasts – Bride to Groom My Husband What shall I say about my husband. My utterly impractical, never predictable, Something irascible, quite inexplicable, husband. Strange blend of shyness, pride and conceit And stubborn refusal to bow in defeat. He's spoiling and ready to argue and fight, Yet the smile of a child fills his soul with delight. His eyes are the quickest to well up in tears, Yet his strength is the strongest to banish my fears. His faith is as fierce as his devotion is grand And there's no middle ground on which he will stand....   [tags: Wedding Roasts Speeches]

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Progressivism

- Progressivism Progressivists believe that people learn best from what they consider most relevant to their lives. Therefore, the curriculum should be centered around the experiences, interests, and abilities of students. Teachers should plan lessons that arouse curiosity and push the students to a higher level of knowledge. In addition to reading textbooks, the students must learn by doing. Students should often leave the classroom for fieldtrips during which they interact with nature or society....   [tags: Teaching Education Essays]

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La Montagne SainteVictoire

- La Montagne SainteVictoire 1887 Paul Cezanne created the painting “La Montagne Sainte-Victoire” in 1887. The painting consists of the actual mountain of Sainte-Victoire as the dominant feature of the landscape. Cezanne’s hometown, Aix-en-Provence, is in front of the mountain. The painting begins with a view above the town looking in between two branches. The branch on the left side of the painting shows its base as you look on the left side of the painting. Cezanne had painted this scenario on many different occasions....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Dance brazil

- Dance Brazil Dance Brazil performs with flexibility and power, which is evident throughout its entirety. Whether the company is lying on the floor or leaping through the air, they command their space. However, throughout the production they also incorporate one important factor, their culture. In the introduction of the show, the dancers demonstrate their religious ways by presenting the sign of the cross to the people. Throughout the scene, the costumes that were being worn were all directly related to the colors of various gods....   [tags: essays research papers]

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What Is Astrology

- What Is Astrology Astrology is the study of planetary influences and their affect on the world and everything in it. Astrology is usually limited to human beings--their nature, and their affairs, although a chart can be drawn up for just about any event. The horoscope is a blue print or pattern of the solar system cast for a particular moment of time. It is from this that the astrologer bases the interpretation or delineation as indicated by the nature of the sun, moon, and planets. The natal horoscope is a chart drawn at the moment of birth to see and understand the nature and makeup of the soul of the newborn as it takes residence in the physical vehicle or body....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Joy Luck Club - Playing the Game

- The Joy Luck Club - Playing the Game A vivid portrait of the struggles, as well as the joys, of three generations of Asian American families is painted for us on the off white canvas used by Amy Tan in 1989, the pages of her book, The Joy Luck Club. In this portrayal of Chinese immigrants and their American born children, four family stories are brought to light, through a series of vignettes told from the view points of eight women, as they change and grow in their lives. Lives that become the pigment that, along with Tan’s taintless brush strokes become a painting fit for a museum....   [tags: Free Essay Writer]

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Bias In Printmedia

- Print media provides its readers with information, but what the reader very often does not recognize is the bias within the articles. Bias is not so easily recognized. Writers have the gift to blend the bias in with their work. It is so well done, that in order to see the bias, one must thoroughly analyze the article. A person must also know what the types of bias are and how they are used. There are many different types of bias that are used in health related articles such as statistics and crowd counts, word choice and tone, and through omission....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Classification of Beer

- Classification of Beer What's more refreshing on a hot summer day than a nice cold beer. Or how about drinking a nice cold one with some buddies after work at a local bar, sound nice doesn?t it. Beer has been around for many years and will probably be around for many more. A beer is any variety of alcoholic beverages produced by the fermentation of starchy material derived from grains or other plant sources. The production of beer and some other alcoholic beverages is often called brewing. Most every culture has there own tradition and the own take on beer, thus producing many different styles and variations....   [tags: Classification Essays Beer Alcohol Essays]

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Misconceptions about Satanism

- Misconceptions about Satanism      Most religions like Christianity, Hinduism, and Islam have well defined meanings, one exception is Satanism. Most people have their own definition for Satanism.      Some people feel that non-Christian religions and all Christian denominations other than their own are forms of Satanism. This would imply that all Buddhists, Hindus, Moslems, and Jews. In fact at least 75% of the world's population would be Satanists.      Others feel that all religions other than Judaism or Christianity are inspired by Satan and thus are forms of Satanism....   [tags: Non-Christian Religions Satan]

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Ecology

- In the original Greek "oikos" means, "house". So ecology is "the study of the house" the place where you live, or the environment which technically includes all those factors, both nonliving and living, that affect an organism. Ecology then is the study of the interactions of organisms in their environment includes both the living (biotic) and physical (abiotic) factors of the environment. It's also the science, which formulates and tests hypotheses about environment....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Writing Styles Of 2 Prominent British Science Fiction Authors

- The Writing Styles of 2 Prominent British Science Fiction Authors "Science fiction is one of the more secluded parade grounds where private fantasy and public event meet. They call it entertainment". (Aldiss Billion 1) This quote is interpreted to mean that, in the genre of science fiction there is a fusion of fantasy and reality. It is this combination of two opposites that produces the novel categorized today as science fiction. There is one aspect of science fiction that separates it from any other genre....   [tags: essays research papers]

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To Kill a Mocking Bird Critique

- To Kill a Mockingbird is a novel that has received great acclaim, largely due to setting, themes, and accuracy. The setting, themes, and accuracy of the novel seem to fall into place in a great order, which makes this novel receive great acclaim. To Kill a Mockingbird is set in a small town in “fictional” Maycomb County, Alabama 1933-35. “It was more of collection of short stories than a true novel…yet, there was also life” (Commire, 18). The Characters of To Kill a Mockingbird we also created from people in Lee’s life....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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History of Australian Cattle Dogs

- History of Australian Cattle Dogs The Australian Cattle Dog was originally born in Australia. It was bred to help outback ranchers round up their cattle and to withstand the harsh outback conditions. The breed is loyal and devoted to its owner. The joy of owning an Australian Cattle Dog directly relates to the breed origin, why it was bred, the general appearance, its unique traits, simple diet and easy health care. According to Katherine Buetow in “ The History of the Australian Cattle Dog” she states, “There is continuing controversy over which breeds were actually used in its development....   [tags: essays papers]

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Jules Bastien-Lepage

- Jules Bastien-Lepage Jules Bastien-Lepage was born in Damvillers, France on November 1, 1848. His father grew grapes in a vineyard and sold them to support the family. Jules started to show that he was interested in drawing ever since he was very little and his parents supported his interest by buying him prints of paintings for him to copy. By the time he was nine years old he was very good at drawing with pencils. He went to the Verdun seminary and won every prize for drawing. He had now decided that he wanted to be a great painter....   [tags: Papers]

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The Benefits of Transmigration

- The general causes of migration are poverty, unemployment, economic stagnation and overpopulation. Accepting immigrants has become a humane cause along with foreign investment in these poor countries with the hope that less people will have to migrate. U.S. investment in the global economy has had the reverse affect though, encouraging people to move along with the flow of capital, goods, and services. Saskia Sassen’s article, Why Migration, points out that the “open nature of the U.S. labor market, epitomized by the notion that government should stay out of the marketplace, provides a necessary condition for immigration to occur.”(Why Migration, p.15)....   [tags: Immigrants Immigration Economics Essays]

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Understanding SNPs : Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms

- missing figures Introduction Throughout the 21st century scientists have made remarkable leaps and bounds in the field of human genetics. One particular subject that has recently gained a lot of attention is the development of the human genome. Because of the human genome it is now widely understood that many humans throughout the world have thousands of genes in common. However, there are just as many different forms of variation that take place among humans. For example, genetic variation is noticed through differences in hair color and texture, height, eye color and many other physical traits (phenotype)....   [tags: Biology SNP Natural Selection]

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Rock And Roll

- When Rock arrived on the music charts in the 1950's, a merging of African-American and White music, it made a huge impact on society. As a general rule I am not heavily into music, but I was drawn to Rock for some inexplicable reason. It is just the music I like. This genre will be difficult to write about because the origin of Rock is unclear; there are traces of Rock's style back into the 19th Century. It is also a very broad subject and I will have to compress a lot of information into as few pages as possible....   [tags: Music]

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Because It Is Bitter And Because It Is My Heart

- Because It Is Bitter and Because It Is My Heart Can a person’s desire to fit in among society be so strong that it becomes the driving force of his life. Throughout Joyce Carol Oates' "Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart", the main characters are so desperate to be accepted by the society that this very desire molds their decisions and their lifestyle. The longing to be accepted burns so deep within Duke and Persia Courtney, Jinx Fairchild and most importantly, Iris Courtney that their lives are built around it....   [tags: Joyce Carol Oates]

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The Challenges Of International Marketing

- The Challenges of International Marketing Abstract Regardless of the success of your company on a national scale, to engage yourself in a successful venture outside of your borders requires several critical elements that one must acknowledge and apply with great care. One of those requirements would be to thoroughly research the cultural environment in which you wish to launch your product no matter how popular and indispensable you believe it might be. In the past, many national giants have hit the wall when introducing a foreign market or launching a new marketing campaign because of the cultural gap they encountered on the other side of their borders....   [tags: Business Marketing]

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Recommendations To Make The Organization More Competitive

- The more competitive corporations are in markets, the less the strategies are available to any corporation. All corporations become reactive rather than proactive, unable to impose their will on the market. They cannot control price, they cannot differentiate their product. Competition denies them the resources to acquire other enterprises. In reality cost positions differ, often significantly, and products are perceived to be different, sometimes so different that some are branded. This generates both the scope and resources needed for acquisitions, aggressive price behavior or a major marketing campaign....   [tags: Business Analysis]

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Creating A Painting – Methods Of The Masters

- Artists have been painting for thousands of years. Over this time a number of methods have developed that are recognized as being the mainstay of the artist’s repertoire of techniques. Learning and understanding the various methods will significantly add to the student’s arsenal of skills. It will provide flexibility to adapt to whatever challenges a painting may set before him. Alla Prima Painting When painting alla prima, the student intends to complete a painting in one session. This means that the work will be done wet-in-wet, as glazing requires paint to dry between coats....   [tags: Art]

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The Meiji Constitution was a Blend of Many Conflicting Ideas

- The Meiji Constitution was a Blend of Many Conflicting Ideas It has been said that “the Meiji Constitution of 1889 was a blend of many conflicting ideas.” This statement is true to a great extent as the Constitution contained a number of inconsistency and ambiguities. As a matter of fact, it was proclaimed with the intention of solving certain existing problems rather than giving Japan a liberal and democratic institution. It served as a symbol of progress: appeasement of those discontented and politically conscious; consolidation of power of Meiji oligarchs; a cover of democracy; stimulus of Japan’s nationalism as well as a typical example of imitation of the West,...   [tags: Papers]

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The Impact of Biodiesel on Automotive Catalyst Performance

- Stringent diesel emissions regulations around the world have put much pressure on the shoulders of manufactures to reduce the level of emissions entering the atmosphere from diesel engines. Much of the initial attempt to achieve this by the manufactures was by the substitution of biodiesel in place of the conventional petroleum diesel. In order to create a balance between the vehicle performance and the imposed emissions regulations, many manufacturers prefer to blend petroleum diesel with biodiesel in a proportion which is deemed suitable to run on their engines....   [tags: Energy, Diesel]

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Best Smoothies for Weight Loss

- ... Blend until all the ingredients are mixed together and smooth. BlueBerry Smoothie Mix the 1 cup of milk and 1 cup frozen unsweetened blueberries, blend until it is smooth. In a glass you will serve stir in 1 tbsp organic plaxseed. Nutrition fact per serving 273 cal, 103 mg sodium, 9 grams pro, 1.5g saturated fat,14.5 grams fats, 4 g fiber, 24g sugar Vanilla yogurt with blueberry Smoothie Combine 1 cup fresh blueberries, 6 oz vanilla yogurt, 1 cup skim milk, and add ice or frozen blueberries blend until smooth for 1 minute....   [tags: watermelon, blueberry]

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Legal Proceedings of Starbucks Agains Black Bear Company

- Applying Ethical Framework: Starbucks vs. Charbucks 1) Starbucks’ legal case strategy legal maneuvering cannot be considered as ethical. The company tried to use its power in order to weaken the small company that already was much weaker. It is obvious that Black Bear had much less finances than the Starbucks did, and that is why legal procedures were exhausting the small company financially. The maneuvering, undertaken by Starbucks, had the aim to destroy the Black Bear Company, and thus to reach its target in the legal proceedings....   [tags: stakeholders, ethics, coffee]

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Ethanol and Gas Prices

- Ethanol and Gas Prices Do the gas prices frustrate you every time you pull up to the pump. Gas companies are charging too much for the natural resource that is turned into what we know as gasoline. Gas companies discourage research and new ideas every year. Afraid of losing the market that they have cornered they buy patents. This way the patents will never be used and they still have the market cornered. Ethanol is a much safer and more economical solution to our gas problem. It is cleaner burning and it can be produced from year to year....   [tags: Papers]

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Complementary: The Sacred and the Secular

- Contrary to common belief, religion is composed of both religious—divine reverence, and irreligious elements—politics and philosophy. Reciprocally outlining Chinese ideals, this complementary blend of religious and irreligious elements allude to harmony of opposites without conflict. However, widely interpretative, the Western term “religion” prevents clear distinction between religion and philosophy when applied to Ancient Chinese religion, Confucianism, and Daoism. Though each equitably dissimilar, each sector influenced the upbringing of the other politically, while continuing to uphold similar purposes of perceived harmony....   [tags: Religion, Chinese Ideals]

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Film Review of The Terminal

- Film Review of The Terminal After spending the last few years with hard-edged sci-fi and character dramas (Such as A.I and catch me if you can) Steven Spielberg returns to the warmer side of life with "The Terminal." Supported by a terrific lead performance by Tom Hanks, along with a stunning production design, "The Terminal" is reliable, funny, adult-oriented entertainment, and a return to form for the world-class filmmaker. It may not reach all of the great peaks in Spielbergs career, but it still proves that this old favourite can still provide us with a constant reminder of what he is here for....   [tags: Papers]

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Differences Between New York City and Winston Salem North Carolina

- Having lived in two different cities for some years gives me an insight to what the difference between the life in a big city and countryside are all about. The city of New York is significantly different from the city of Winston Salem in North Carolina. Some of their dissimilarities can be seen in lifestyle, transportation, job availability and crime rate. The life style and enthusiasm in Winston Salem is slow pace. Some days, mostly on weekends, the roads are almost empty; you see few or no car on the streets....   [tags: Urban, Suburban, Rural]

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Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

- ... Annabeth has trained for many years and w ants to fight as many people and monsters as possible, other than dummies.This is because her whole life was fighting lifeless practice dummies and now she wants to fight real people She has a more outgoing personality. There are many conflicts in the book, but the first one is when Percy and Mrs.Dodds fight in the beginning of the book.Mrs Dodds takes the form of a human but she is really a creature sent to find and destroy Percy. Percy has no clue what is going on, and Mrs Dodds accuses Percy of stealing Zeus lightning bolt....   [tags: book report]

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Review of A Day to Remember's Album Common Courtesy

- A Day to Remember- Common Courtesy Review After several lawsuits with Victory Records, A Day to Remember has finally released their fifth album, entitled Common Courtesy on October 8. This pop punk/post-hardcore band from Ocala, Florida has gained much popularity over the years because they have been able to blend metalcore elements with catchy pop punk melodies to make the songs supposedly sound more interesting and “hardcore”. Prior to Common Courtesy, the only ADTR album I have listened to was Homesick, and I thought that it was a decent album and somewhat enjoyable, although saturated with mundane breakdowns and cheesy lyrics....   [tags: pop punk, generic, lyrics]

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Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin In The Sun

- Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin In The Sun In the play, A Raisin in the Sun, by Lorraine Hansberry, one of the most important themes is the American Dream. Many of the characters in this play have hopes and aspirations; they all strive towards their goals throughout the play. However, many of the characters in the play have different dreams that clash with each other. Problems seem to arise when different people’s dreams conflict with one another; such as Walter’s versus Bennie’s, George’s versus Asagai’s, and the Clybourne Park versus the Younger’s....   [tags: Hansberry Raisin Sun Essays Papers]

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Bob Dylan

- Bob Dylan, born Robert Zimmerman on May 24th, 1941, has perhaps been one of the most influential singer songwriters of all time. Young Dylan lived the first five or six years of his life in Duluth, Minnesota, until his father became ill with polio and lost his job. The family then moved to Hibbing, Minnesota, where they slept in the living room of his fathers parents house for about two years. 	As a boy he started listening to late night rhythm and blues stations from Chicago. He pestered the local record store for the newest singles from Hank Williams, Chuck Barry, Howlin' Wolf , and John Lee Hooker, just to name a few....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Melting

- “The Great Melting Pot” Many times when you live in a certain area you do start to pick up on the other cultures around you. No matter what state you live in there are many cultures blending together. Many people do blend the other cultures of the people around them into their own culture. I’ve lived in many states and was able to experience this first hand. All my friends have all picked up on the culture around them from wither their family or friends. All the time I see the cultures blending together....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Art of Applying Make-up

- The Art of Applying Make-up Some people say applying make-up is just another thing us women do so we can spend money on "something". I say applying make-up is an art. There are so many ways to "color your canvas". Someone can be dramatic and daring, sexy and sultry or just that everyday plain old neutral. You can achieve so many different looks using make-up. It's really unbelievably indefinite how much make-up can change a person. What other ways can you think of to make a housewife into a daringly bodacious babe....   [tags: Papers]

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Kimchee and Fermentation

- Kimchee and Fermentation Introduction Each country has its own unique food item that is special and has been providing local community with rich nutrition and various flavors. Such food item in Korea is called Kimchee. It was not well-known to the world until the Olympic Games in 1988. This was the first time when numerous people were exposed to such interesting flavors of Kimchee—spicy, fermented bok choy or Chinese cabbage product. By fermentation, Koreans were able to preserve much nutritional values of the cabbage, improve and develop layers of different flavors, and significantly increases shelf life of the product....   [tags: Korean Food]

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Separating Fact from Fanboyism

- Every year companies put out their latest and greatest whiles fans almost always take sides especially in the gaming arena. On the surface, there's nothing wrong with consumer loyalty as people are drawn to things that attract them. The problem comes when people become irrational in their viewpoints of the competition or when defending their choice. Simply put...some people can't admit they are wrong. Recently the launch of the Xbox 360 S has brought renewed vigor the dwindling faction of 360 fanboys....   [tags: Video Game Review]

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SeaWorld

- “Splish. Splash!” The sound of bottlenose dolphins jumping and swimming around their tank excites a family at SeaWorld as they wait to experience their first encounter with the dolphins. Every year, bottlenose dolphins bring joy to hundreds of people in both captivity and the wild, but what do people truly know about them. Bottlenose dolphins are actually unique and interesting creatures. Bottlenose dolphins are one of thirty-two species of marine dolphins (World Book 297). Their scientific name is Tursiops Truncatus....   [tags: Dolphins]

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What Makes Panaseeda Five Seed Oil Blend?

- A man has an incurable chronic illness and receives 8 blood transfusions, and is told that he will have to have huge sections of his intestines removed if he doesn 't not improve, and only after consuming some seed oils he actually feels healthier than he did before he got sick. Sounds like something out of a fiction novel, but it is an actual story of an Olympian. Is a certain combination of seed oils actually that beneficial for health. This PanaSeeda Five Seed Oil Blend review will take a look at a specific combination that helped a man go from death bed to pure health....   [tags: Nutrition, Omega-3 fatty acid, Fatty acid, Vitamin]

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The Blend of Cultures in English con Salsa by Gina Valdes

- Gina Valdes was born in Los Angeles, California and grew up on both sides of the U.S.A-Mexico border. Growing up on both sides of the border greatly influenced her life and her writing, since she was able to experience both traditions and customs at first hand. Crossing borders and identity are both reoccurring themes that Gina decides to interpret in her writings. The English and Spanish languages as well as both cultures weave through her life. Valdes received degrees from the English and Spanish departments at the University of California, San Diego....   [tags: poetry, latin, immigration]

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High Performance : Thin Film Transistors

- High-performance pentacene thin-film transistors operating at low voltages were produced using hafnium (Hf)-based blend gate dielectrics. Pristine HfOx and several compositions of crosslinked HfOx/1,6-bis(trimethoxysily)hexane blend (CLHB) dielectric films were prepared and deposited by the solution-processed sol–gel chemistry. The p-type pentacene was deposited on the dielectrics by the neutral cluster beam deposition method. The dielectric properties and film morphologies were systematically examined with respect to the relationship between the compositions of blend dielectrics and device performance....   [tags: Capacitor, Dielectric, Transistor]

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The Aromatherapy 101 Textbook: Aromatherapy Relaxing Bath

- I was giddy with excitement when I found out that my assignment for this module would be to make and use an aromatherapy formula. Play a guided version of mad scientist to create a concoction with essential oils, pamper myself with the results, and call it school “work”. Yes, please. After much deliberation I decided the bath blend for relaxation provided on page 102 of the Aromatherapy 101 textbook might be just what I need to sooth the knots of stress from my shoulders, and melt away the weeks anxiety....   [tags: intoxicating, essential oils]

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The Bob Ross Painting Method

- Bob Ross and his happy little friends have introduced millions of PBS viewers to the world of art. Bob may be gone but his gentle legacy of painting technique continues to charm and instruct. Not only are there books and DVDs available, but a full line of Bob Ross painting supplies are sold on-line and in select venues. There are also over 3000 certified Bob Ross instructors nationwide and internationally. How Does He Do That. The Bob Ross painting method is the wet-in-wet technique. Artists have used this method for hundreds of years, and for the oil painter is the fastest method to use....   [tags: artist, oil paints, wet-in-wet technique]

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Alternative Energy Sources

- Alternative Energy Sources “In United States around half of million deaths each year are attributed to air pollution. It is estimated that air pollution each day kills three people in the city of Hong Kong. Air pollution also contributes to soil and water pollution. More than 15,000 people in the world die each day because of water pollution” (pollutionfacts.com). With these statistics, it is no wonder people are coming up with alternative energy sources. From energy to gasoline, there are many different ways to reduce these statistics....   [tags: Energy ]

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The New Pow Wow Step

- ... It's evident in groups from foreign countries, especially Europe and Asia, who have music that appear here in North America and we are introduced to a new culture as a direct result. In ATCR, the group has been quoted many times about their new style of music, and in this blend of two styles there is a question of authenticity that often arises in music like this. It is true that most from the traditional aspect would deem this group as inauthentic, because they are not purely conventional....   [tags: electonic, music, genre, culture, views, era]

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The End Of Race : Hawaii And The Mixing Of Peoples

- With the development of society, world becomes smaller and smaller and gradually y becomes a big family. Every people try their best to blend in this big family. The purpose of cosmopolitanism is more likely for people now to achieve. Kwame Anthony Appiah, the author of “Making Conversation and the Primacy of Practice”, not only asserts that cosmopolitanism is the name of challenge but also suggests that there are two strands that intertwine in the notions of cosmopolitanism. While on the other hand, Steve Olson, the author of “The End of Race: Hawaii and the Mixing of Peoples” provides real examples of the racial harmonious mixing and cultural appreciation among the different ethnic groups...   [tags: Race, Ethnic group, Kwame Anthony Appiah]

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Max International Provides Weight Management Solutions

- Max International provides weight management solutions, nutritionals for better health and high quality skin care products to help you live your life to the max. Their science-based formulas include glutathione, an antioxidant that supports optimal health. Nutritionals Support your body’s natural defenses and reach your peak mental and physical level with Cellgevity. Cellgevity, the premiere nutritional formula from Max International, supports the production and efficient use of glutathione in the body....   [tags: Nutrition, Metabolism, Amino acid, Vitamin C]

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The Mind Blowing Protein Shake Recipes For Weight Loss

- 10 Mind-Blowing Protein Shake Recipes for Weight Loss Losing weight can be a challenge, especially when temptation is in our faces every time we walk into the kitchen. With some pre-planning, many of the reasons to eat something that is not beneficial to your diet can be eliminated. Eating healthy and with the goal of weight loss doesn’t have to be boring or tasteless. Protein shakes and smoothies can be a satisfying way to beat the cravings and not make you feel like you are missing out on the foods you enjoy....   [tags: Nutrition, Milk, Chocolate, Teaspoon]

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The Literacy Game On The Classroom Table

- setting The literacy game was played in the classroom table with sixteen children of 6 years old in Grade 1 at Sister Mary Phillips school on November 30 at 10:45am. The grade 1 teacher was present while conducting the literacy game. Rationale: It lays the foundation for identifying the separate sounds/phonemes within words. How you presented/introduced literacy games/ aid. I used the regular Bingo game format to play the game. Before I start off, I played the game and gave oral instructions and demonstrated the actions....   [tags: Vowel, International Phonetic Alphabet, Phonetics]

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The Green Change

- With high gas prices that are still on the climb, it may be time to switch to a different type of fuel for your vehicle. E85 could possibly be the answer. E85 is eighty-five percent denatured ethanol and fifteen percent gasoline. This blend of ethanol and gasoline is cheaper while providing a higher-octane level than conventional gasoline and will reduce the addiction to foreign oil while boosting the American economy. E85 has taken awhile to catch on in the states due to our addiction to foreign oil....   [tags: Energy ]

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Preventing Breast Cancer Through Mammograms and Sef-exams

- Because doctors warn that breast cancer is the leading killer in women; yearly mammograms and monthly self-exams are preformed. The daily routine to lower the rick of breast cancer consist of: exercise, eating healthy, and avoiding alcohol. But, what if instead, essential oil rubbed on the breasts’ everyday stopped breast cancer. In 2007 Joyce Sobotta created “Healthy Girls Breast Oil”, and claims it stops breast cancer. Unfortunately, the evidence in the oil’s claim is not apparent to women when reading its advertisement....   [tags: risk, rubbing oil on breast ]

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Sample Resume : Chocolate Parfaits

- Chocolate Parfaits Serves 4/ Prep time: 20 minutes Parfaits are happy; they look charming and whimsical, especially if you layer them perfectly in real parfait glasses. You can put as many layers as you like, as long as the chocolate and whipped cream do not mix and ruin the effect. If you crave a chocolate mousse presentation instead, fold the whipped cream into the chocolate mixture until it is completely incorporated. Under 30 Minutes, Make Ahead 1 avocado, peeled and pitted ¼ cup cocoa powder ¼ cup egg white protein powder ¼ cup water ½ teaspoon stevia ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon Pinch of sea salt 1½ cups heavy (whipping) cream ¼ teaspoon stevia 1. Place the avocado, cocoa powder,...   [tags: Milk, Ice cream, Chocolate, Cream]

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Marketing Analysis : Caribou Coffee

- Caribou coffee is a specialty coffee and espresso retailer. At the end of 2013, packaged coffee sales were at an all-time low category wide and Caribou had closed roughly 80 stores across the nation. According to the Chicago Tribune, Caribou Coffee had to close stores after evaluations showed they would not be meeting their sales expectations. Caribou brought on Exponent PR and Colle+McVoy to find a new marketing approach. According to the Silver Anvil case summary, Caribou has three main target audiences....   [tags: Coffee, Espresso, Retailing, Sales]

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Five Mind Blowing Protein Shake Recipes For Muscle Building

- 10 Mind-Blowing Protein Shake Recipes for Muscle Building While building muscle and gaining strength, it is important to fuel your body properly. It is hard to stick to a regime when temptation is around every corner. A protein shake or smoothie can be a satisfy way to curb cravings and change things up from eating egg whites and tuna fish. Your fuel doesn’t have to be boring or repetitive. I’ve scoured the internet to find some tasty protein shake recipes. Some are geared for certain parts of the day to optimize your workouts or to help you wake up....   [tags: Milk, Nutrition, Chocolate, Cheese]

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Starbucks And Its Impact On Business Sector

- • Starbucks greatest development is in its International fragment. The developing markets of Brazil, India, China, South Africa and Mexico with a developing white collar class populace keep on offering huge chances to include new stores and serve more clients. Starbucks has effectively made huge advances into the Chinese market however there still is a considerable measure of undiscovered potential development in these business sectors. Starbucks ought to develop in these developing markets by winning locally Starbucks must stay applicable to the client keeping in mind the end goal to develop in these business sectors, and its administration groups ought to have the flexibility to work insi...   [tags: Coffee, Espresso, Starbucks, Coffeehouse]

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Why The Dancers Were Choreographed By The Great Dancer Edward Vanilla

- On the first Friday of November I had the privileged to watch the dance show Premium Blend. Throughout the show there was six dances, and one intermission in between them. Three dances I paid attention to, and they were called “Cloud 9,” “Forever Fred,” and “English Suite.” The production was well done throughout the entire show from top to bottom. But the production specially for “Cloud 9,” “Forever Fred,” and “English Suite” was done very professionally. It amazes how well the dancers perform, and I can’t believe there are still only students ate the UofA....   [tags: Dance, Choreography, Performance, Dance therapy]

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America

- America is a country of great wealth and, often, greed, but it’s also a worldwide known unique culture where meny seek freedom. America. Different ideas of our crazy non-traditional world flow in and out of meny meny people’s minds each day. And not all of them are American thoughts. To meny, we are selfish and ignorant, as well as greedy. Thus may be true, but we have good qualities as well. Some (maybe lots) of countries recognize that we go over seas to help others and we share out knowledge and peace between our allies....   [tags: essays research papers]

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mcdonalds

- Mc Donald’s Products and Services. McDonalds is the world's leading food service retailer with more than 30,000 restaurants in 118 countries serving 46 million customers each day. McDonalds is one of the world's most well-known and valuable brands and holds a leading share in the globally branded quick service restaurant segment of the informal eating-out market in virtually every country in which they do business. Serves the world some of its favorite foods - World Famous French Fries, Big Mac, Quarter Pounder, Chicken McNuggets and Egg McMuffin....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Butternut Squash Chickpea Soup

- There aren't many soups as lush and versatile as butternut squash chickpea soup. This richly flavored combination can be adapted in many ways, seasoned to suit the occasion, and always offers a nutritious combination of vitamins and protein-building amino acids to support all types of diet. About Butternut Squash Chickpea Soup If you are looking for a nutritious, richly flavored soup that can be presented in many guises, a combination of butternut squash and chickpeas used as an adaptable base may be the answer you're looking for....   [tags: Recipes]

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Ethanol as a Motor Vehicle Fuel

- Ethanol as a Motor Vehicle Fuel Human society has been utilizing the limited inventory of fossil fuel for approximately 100 years. Due to its limited stock and availability a continuous search for alternative sources of fuel has proposed several alternatives to consider. Some of the alternative method includes rechargeable battery, fuel cell, alcohol based fuel, etc. There are two major types of alcohol that has been used as fuel. These are Methanol and Ethanol. Five to ten percent of methanol has been blended previously with the gasoline in the United States....   [tags: fossil fuel, south america, brazil]

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The Bell Tolls for the Educational System in Turkey

- What is the groundwork of education system either teaching or learning. Nowadays, lots of experts debate on this compelling question. The traditional education system has been inquiring for decades in Turkey. In consideration of Turkey is the typical sample for teaching-based method Turkey’s mechanical system is criticized intensively. When we consider total proceeds of teaching- based method, we are encountering below average achievements in Turkey. Educational system in Turkey based on mechanistic approach hence teachers focus on efficiency and they only appreciate for exam results, test scores and individual performance....   [tags: traditional education, new culture, learning]

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Whiteness in Danzy Senna’s Novel, Caucasia

- ... It was not until Birdie became Jesse Goldman, a white Jewish-American, when she started to disappear. As Jesse Goldman, Birdie had to forget her identity and her family. Birdie disappeared as Jesse. Disappearing in the novel is when a new identity is formed; becoming someone new, to leave behind what gives you your identity (Hall, 2006). Birdie was not able to forget either of her cultures and this resulted in pretending to be someone completely different. Birdie had the advantage of resembling a Caucasian, which allowed her to have certain privileges which only whiteness provided....   [tags: biracial, prejudice, appearance]

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The Ethical Debate over Gasoline

- ... This change in the quality of gasoline blends has proven to be more cost effective to producers, but in the long run it will end up being more costly to consumers. Tom Taylor states that, “AAA automotive engineering experts have reviewed the available research and believe that’s sustained use of E15 in both new and older vehicles could result in significant problems such as accelerated engine wear and failure”(1). It is irresponsible for the government to approve these changes knowing the negative effects this gasoline will have on consumers....   [tags: government, consumer, industry]

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