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Is The Real World?

- The real world can seem like a daunting place to the average high school student, especially when the pressures of high school seem difficult to handle. Sometimes, everything gets to be too much, and the student decides to start life a little early, cut education short, and drop out. Kara Beebe is one such person. Beebe, a former THS student, left school in late September. “Some people’s paths are different, and I decided that my path wasn’t to attend school every day and to fight it so terribly....   [tags: High school, High school diploma]

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High School Should Not Go Out Into The Real World

- As high school students today get ready to go out into the real world, they are faced with many questions of how their future will compare to their parents’ lives. The media often opine that the younger generations will not, on average, surpass their parents’ success (Elliot). With the rising cost of college tuition, housing, transportation, food, health insurance and stagnant salaries, students are questioning what path their lives will take (Meyerson). Is it worth it to go into debt for college and graduate school, or will they make as much or more money going to trade school to become a computer programmer or electrician....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Money, Average]

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Teaching Is A Important For The Real World

- Overall, my beliefs on education’s role and purpose in society have not really changed. I still believe that it is important to educate students to get them ready for the real world because in my opinion, learning how to get ready for the real world is important for students to be successful. It is important to teach them teamwork, time management, how to deal with responsibility, and good life habits. If students cannot work together with other students than it is going to be hard for the student to be successful later on in life....   [tags: Education, Learning, Teacher, School]

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A Virtual Representation Of The Real World

- Stella Adler, an american actress, said “The theatre was created to tell people the truth about life and the social situation” (brainy quotes). Adler points out the importance of how theatre is a virtual representation of the real world and day to day situations. The message sent through theatre is absolutely amazing. World premier drama by Bruce R. Coleman, Daylight, was an outstanding play that challenges the ideas of how we get to happiness and how we become the people we were meant to be. Daylight was an absolute beauty of a play that processed a strong message to the viewers....   [tags: Theatre, Actor, Stella Adler, Drama]

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Evolution of MTV's The Real World

- Fish in a Fish Bowl “This is the true story… of seven strangers… picked to live in a house… work together and have their lives taped… to find out what happens… when people stop being polite… and start getting real” (Robinson par. 8). The reality television program, The Real World, by MTV, had its first airing in 1992 and is one of the longest-running shows in MTV history. Initially, the program was designed as an outlet for young individuals to express common issues of adulthood ranging from prejudice, religion, AIDS, sex, and substance abuse, but eventually it evolved into a showcase for immature and reckless behaviors....   [tags: MTV, reckless behavior]

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The Matrix Is The Real World

- What is real . How can one define realty . The Matrix is a movie explaining how’s the technology is taking control over the human race by time. However technology is helping humans to have easier way of life, it’s taking a lot of things from humanity in return. Humans created a monster which is the artificial intelligence. The machines took control of everything and almost everyone. The movie explains that most of the humans are under the machines control and they don’t even know that they are living in the matrix not the real world....   [tags: Morpheus, The Matrix, Artificial intelligence]

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How Managers And The Real World

- Lecture note: How Managers Use Structure to Influence Performance It is very interesting to read this article. I feel it is very much true about points discuss from the article regarding how managers drive performance in the real world. “Lean but still Stand”. The business strategy and culture are not something that middle-level manager can change directly, business strategy is usually formed by owner or the top management team, and the middle managers have less influential power. The culture forms by many employees with the similar behaviors, the middle manager have more influential power to people under, other than employees in the cross units....   [tags: Management, Middle management]

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The Legal System And Real World

- In the legal system and real world, people are faced with many decisions and or situations. Most people probably do not give a second thought, or bat an eye, as to the type of decision or situation they are making or are in. The first category thought about is legality and the second is ethicality. Most people think that if it’s illegal, it’s unethical, and if it’s legal, it is ethical. This is not always the case. As shown in Counsellor at Law, sometimes these categories do not overlap as initially thought....   [tags: Ethics, Law, Business ethics, Philosophy]

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Reality Is The Real World

- Introduction to Augmented Reality Augmented Reality(AR) is the technology which integrates virtual objects with the real world by superimposing Virtuality in real environment. Azuma properly defines Augmented Reality as a variation of Virtual Reality. As Virtual Reality completely involves a user into virtual environment, however one cannot see the real world surrounding him. Whereas, AR allows users to experience the real world with virtual objects super imposed on them. Instead of replacing reality, AR advocates it (Kaufmann 2003)....   [tags: Augmented reality, Virtual reality, Mixed reality]

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Education Of The Real World

- EDUCATION IN THE REAL WORLD Learning today is different than it was even a year ago. Education is always changing and there are always debates and room for improvement. The 21st century on exemplar schools explains that there is a shift in learning. It is the student’s responsibility for their learning and the teacher 's job is to write well thought out lessons and be the “coach” in the classroom. Before learning had a great deal of books and worksheets, now in the 21st century it is about real world application....   [tags: Education, Teacher, School, Pedagogy]

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Pokemon : The Real World

- Have you ever wished that one of your fantasy childhood toys could be real. This question was answered when the iPhone app, Pokémon GO, was first announced. The core mechanic of the original Pokémon games was the same for over twenty years: collect all the adorable Pokémon (short for “pocket monsters”) around a virtual world. However, Pokémon GO sought to take this mechanic and make it more interactive than ever. Using the iPhone’s GPS, Pokémon GO required players to physically explore the real world in order to collect Pokémon....   [tags: Robbery, Theft, Crime, Trinity Mirror]

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Diversity And Real World Issues

- Honestly before this class I have never really thought about what types of beliefs and personal biases were salient to me. I defiantly would observe and question everything that is around be, but I have never put the definition to the “word”. Taking this course made me think critically about diversity and real world issues that should be discussed and should be made aware of the marginalized communities. Including people of color, LGBTQ’s, disabled, Single-parents, or simply just the obstacles and triumphs females face....   [tags: Parenting styles, Parenting, Thought, Mind]

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Who Is The Real World?

- Upon entering this world we are immediately parented. Someone was there to coddle us when we cried and changed our "very stinky" diapers when we required a much needed change. Someone who did not ask for a reward, not even a thank you. Someone who had been, and would always be there to be your support system when you fell and the loudest person cheering in the crowd when you succeeded. Now I understand life does not always follow down this path but each and every one of us ultimately has someone in our corner....   [tags: Father, Family, Mother, Parent]

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Real World Negotiation Analysis

- 1. The topic for my real world negotiation is to come to an agreement with my supervisor for a promotion as well as an increased salary. I currently work as a student assistant at the student services Planning, Enrollment Management, and Student Affairs (PEMSA) department. My goal is to increase my hourly pay from $10.15 to $12.70, a 25% increase. Having worked in this department for three years, I have taken on tasks not part of my job description such as processing return mail, data entry, and supervision....   [tags: promotion, salary, negotiation]

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Raising Children To Succeed in the Real World

- Modern society is much more detached than ancient society, where parents may be far in distance from their children, but only a short phone call away. An example of this can be noted in the provided rhetorical essay, where the author, and mother of a few children, explains how modern society has greatly shifted from the stay-at-home mother who is readily available, to the modern mother who is"involved" and is therefore harder to reach. This detached relationship consequently challenges the already established relationships of nurture and support already seen throughout society....   [tags: Child Development]

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Locke, Barkley And Hume, The Real World

- Is there a real world. I believe so, but based the concepts of Locke, Barkley and Hume, the real world isn’t actually how I perceive it to be. Locke’s concepts outline the distinction between the two types of ideas produced by sensations. In this concept, there is a real world In Locke’s concept, there is a real world that is produced by sensations. From sensations there are two qualities that Locke elaborates on: Primary and Secondary qualities. The distinction between primary and secondary qualities, as defined by Locke, is made by the different kinds of ideas the qualities of the object produce in our minds....   [tags: Mind, Metaphysics, George Berkeley, Perception]

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The Real World And How It Really Works

- The Real World and How it Really Works (Parable of the Prodigal Son) Does your mother or father ever give you more than enough money when you go on trips with friends or out of town with a school event. They always give you way more than you need in a lifetime, you ask for twenty and they give you double of what you need. Parents always have a way of making sure you have more than enough of what you need to get by with. Well in the story Parable of the Prodigal Son the father gives his second son a bunch of money for him to go live off on his own and he ends up blowing all the money and coming back home....   [tags: Family, Parent, 2000 albums, Mother]

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Video Game Violence And The Real World

- Video Game Violence and the Real World: Are We Pointing Our Fingers In the Wrong Direction. Although the home video game market started in 1972 with the Magnavox Odyssey, it would take four years for video game violence to become a controversy that has not been resolved. “Death Race 2000” gave players the option to drive their very abstract car over black and white stick figures. This was the first example of simulated real world violence in a world where the collection of games was limited to sports and puzzle themes....   [tags: Video game, Violence, Video game console]

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The Gaming Experience For Real World Interaction

- Technology, specifically recreational technology such as gaming, smartphones, virtual reality, and by extension social media, has made communication at a distance easier while making private or interpersonal communication more awkward. The development of gaming technology has increased so rapidly that experiences within the game itself seem realistic. The characters within these games are becoming more realistic visually and in the way how they are programmed to portray emotions. This causes people to often substitute the gaming experience for real world interaction and in some cases prefer the gaming experience to real world interaction....   [tags: Communication, Graphic communication, Message]

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The Real World Applications Of Physical Activity

- The Real world applications of physical activity The need for a more physical society comes down to the why it is important, and the applications that are useful to each person. Our society is not aware of the benefits being a part of a fit and physically aware being. There are many factors that play into this knowledge that needs to be shared among the masses. All of this falls under the category of real life applications of such activity. In Canada there are tax incentives that are being initiated in order to try to help stimulate a more fit society, which also can help many other aspects of everyday life....   [tags: Exercise, Physical exercise, Physical fitness]

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Moral Facts And The Real World Consequences

- The study of Metaethics has always been the favorite topic of philosophers since the beginning of written philosophy. To this day, many renowned philosophers like Plato and Socrates were faced with the task of understanding what moral concepts are, and where they originate from. One of the oldest philosophical dilemmas is the Euthyphro dilemma which asks the questions “Do the gods love one thing because it is good or it is good because the gods love it” This type of dilemma continues to be subject of many ethical discussions....   [tags: Morality, Ethics, Moral relativism]

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Architectural Curriculum Students and The Real World

- Architecture is a layering of systems in relation to one another to give significance to the built form. Likewise practice of architecture operates in a similar framework, within a series of governing systems. It is within this system of regulatory factors that architects strive to provide solutions through design interventions. Although throughout the curriculum of architecture it is consistently reiterated that architecture is a field of passion, a starving artist profession. This is done with little or no emphasis on architecture as a service business, but rather architecture as pure design, where the ideal actually lies between the two....   [tags: Political Framework, Business Inset]

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My Writing Skills For The Real World

- I feel that I have expanded writing skills, but I need to keep improving them to be prepared for the real world. Over the course I have grown and learned more than I thought possible. I have learned here how to write and express myself, and how to think for myself. This essay demonstrates that I have developed my communication and personal thinking skills. However, I need to keep working on many aspects such as word choice and sentence structure. Writing has never been my forte. While it has been a difficult semester, I believe that my writing skills have improved....   [tags: Writing, Essay, Mexican Drug War, Communication]

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Real World Exposure and CVA Simulation

- ... This is equivalent to adjusted risk-neutral pricing for a given subset of stochastic paths, though this pricing is done independently at all forward model steps in contrast to the risk-neutral pricing with market states evolved from the same spot market data by a stochastic process under a common measure. Below we outline this straightforward and well-known implementation methodology yet we further enhance it to join real-world simulation specifics with the evident benefits of risk-neutral American Monte Carlo pricing....   [tags: Solvency II and Nested Simulations]

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Real World Application of OD Principles

- In every walk of life there is some type of organizational structure, whether school, churches, social, sports, or labor, organizational issues, culture, and management change. The world of organizational development (OD) presents professional approaches to weakness and strengths used to turn negative outcomes into positive one and develop strategies that will promote productivity, effective growth and profits. “Successful change in organizations happens with specific purpose and requires leadership” (Brown, 2012, p....   [tags: Business Management ]

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Cyberwarfare in the Real World

- Cyber warfare, the use of computers to fight in cyberspace, is both effective in playing offense and defense in a modern day war. “Cyber war uses computer software to attack an enemy’s computer systems” (Smith). In today’s world, there is cyber warfare all over the place, you just cannot see it. Cyber warfare takes place in the ‘cyber realm’ also known as the internet. The people that take part in the online “war” are the hackers, and their victims. The hackers can take control of their victim’s computer in a variety of different ways....   [tags: hackers, security breaches, cyberterrorism]

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the real world

- The Real World. "This is the true story of seven strangers picked to live in a loft and have their lives taped. Find out what happens when people stop being polite and start getting real”, so starts every episode of a popular TV show on MTV called The Real World. This show is based on the idea of having no script or actors, and to just see what happens when strangers live together and interact with each other for three months. This show has been on for over a decade now and is still a popular show even though throughout the last ten years the show has changed in many ways....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Your Journey Into the Real World

- No representation is absolutely true when it comes to people. Admittedly, the representation here of a Millennial candidate and Boomer takes a bit of a poetic license. It’s meant to help the Millennial keep their sense of humor, perspective and and connect with what is sure to be an older manager. Recently I read an article in the New York Times called "American Dream is Elusive for a New Generation". It states that there is a 37% unemployment rate for the Millennial generation based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics....   [tags: Employment]

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The Real World or the Fake World

- The Real World or the Fake World Real World or Fake World. Science Fiction not only deals with science in todays world, but also with science in the future. In the futuristic novel Snow Crash, by Neal Stevenson, and in the movie The Matrix computers become a huge part of the future society. Even though technology advances so much in futuristic societies, these futuristic societies still share some of the same aspects of todays world. Snow Crash and The Matrix express what life in the future might become....   [tags: Literature Science Fiction Books Papers]

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The Unreality of MTV's The Real World

- The Unreality of MTV's The Real World      “This is the true story, of seven strangers, picked to live in a house, and have their lives taped, to find out what happens when people stop being polite, and start getting real”(MTV). This marks the beginning of MTV’s reality show, The Real World. The show takes 7 strangers, puts them in a trendy luxurious home, taping them 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for about 4 months. The cameras capture petty arguments, late night hook ups, and pure laziness. How could this not be real....   [tags: Media Television MTV Reality TV]

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Is Education Enough for the Real World?

- Is Education Enough for the Real World. Is a college education enough to prepare and teach you about life. A college education is important to prepare you for a career in a specialized field, but it cannot prepare you for the real world. Through my experience as a 23 year-old woman, I can say that I have learned more outside of school to prepare me for my future life. I have had to learn more through outside resources, family, friends, and love-interest relationships to be able to survive as a strong-minded female in today's society....   [tags: Womens Education Argumentative Papers]

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Comparing The Real World and Survivor

- Comparing The Real World and Survivor While MTV's The Real World places twenty-somethings in unique arrangements in which to live as they would like for several months, CBS's Survivor elicits peculiar behavior from contestants living in unusual circumstances. Despite fundamental differences, the continued success of both The Real World[1] and Survivor[2] illustrates that American viewers love to watch reality television shows with interesting locales, competitions or tasks, and natural personal relations....   [tags: Comparison Contrast Essays Reality Television]

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The Real World Of Technology B

- In her book, The Real World of Technology (1999), Ursula M. Franklin argues that technology has a disruptive effect on humanity. If left-unchecked technology will eventually destroy society as we know it. Franklin illustrates her point by focusing on the effects technology has had on society and cultures in the past. She uses examples from China before the Common Era to the Roman Empire, with a majority of examples coming form the last one hundred and fifty years. Such as the Industrial Revolution and the invention of electronic mail....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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Augmented Reality And Its Effects On The Real World

- Augmented Reality (AR) is a variant of the Virtual Environment (VE), or Virtual Reality as it is often referred to. VE technologies fully immerse a user within an ersatz environment. While immersed, the user cannot perceive the real world around him. AR allows the user to perceive the real world, with virtual objects superimposed upon or composited within the real world. Thus, AR supplements reality instead of completely substituting it, by combining real and virtual interaction in real time which registers in 3-D....   [tags: Augmented reality, Virtual reality]

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The Effects Of Video Games On Real World Behavior

- The effect violent video games have on real-world behavior has long been a hotly debated topic. Some argue that violent video games can cause increased levels of aggression, especially in kids, while others argue that games themselves don’t cause violence, but are rather one prominent risk factor for violent real-world behavior. My stance is that video games do not lead to violent behavior in neither kids nor adults. I also believe that it is up to the parent(s) to decide if their child can play a violent video game....   [tags: Crime, Violence, Video game controversy]

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Are Theories of Dividend Payment Applicable in the Real World

- Introduction Dividends are the distribution of profits in the company. It depends on the type of dividend policy made by companies. Dividend policy will affect the behaviours and attitudes of investors towards the company. Many economists or financial experts have constructed different theories to interpret the effects of a dividend policy to the society. But these theories are contestable since they are not tested in the real world. Managers’ decision on determining the size and time of a company’s next dividend payment is also important for both companies and shareholders....   [tags: corporate finance]

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College Is Not For Your Future Career And The Real World

- College is meant to prepare you for your future career and the real world. So far I feel like I’m adjusting to the fact that I’m on my own here at King’s and don’t have my parents telling me what to do all the time. Becoming independent is a big key that you realize in college and I believe I will definitely utilize that in the real world. So far my experience with college has been good. College is a lot of work and I expected that so I wasn’t surprised when I had days where I had to spend a couple hours at the library....   [tags: High school, College, Teaching assistant, Tutor]

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What Do The Factory Building Structure Of The Real World?

- LEC 103 Keep Cool2 Assessment 1. What do the ‘Factory’ blocks represent in the real world. Factory blocks represent units of socio-economic activity across the globe. They are not equally distributed globally and are split into two forms. Black factories represent socio-economic activity which generates emissions that contribute to anthropogenic warming, usually powered by fossil fuels, and their income is taken from the carbometer. Green factories represent socio-economic activity which is powered using energy that does not produce emissions and has an emissions neutral impact on global climate, and their income is taken from the carbon chip pool....   [tags: Global warming, Carbon dioxide, Developed country]

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Impact Of Financial Accounting On Real World Companies

- Impacts of Financial Accounting: Individual Assignment 4 Analyzing factors to determine how financial accounting impacts real world companies is the objective of this summary. Three videos were provided as examples of real world companies for review, and include: Long Term Assets; Determinable, Estimated, and Contingent Liabilities; and Notes Payable. “One of the major challenges managers of most businesses face is forecasting the company’s long-term productive capacity-that is, predicting the amount of plant and equipment it will need” (Libby, Libby, & Short, 2014, p....   [tags: Asset, Balance sheet]

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High School Courses With Real World Application

- Graduation. This is the day celebrating the many years of grueling school work, studying, and stressful tests. While every good student looks forward to graduating, that diploma doesn’t necessarily make students ready for what is to come. Core curriculum classes provide students with fundamentals for college classes, but lack fundamentals for living in the real world. High school courses with real-world application will better prepare young people for their career goals. Where core classes better prepare students for college level courses, some career readiness classes help lead to more productive lives....   [tags: High school, Education, College, Public school]

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Working Is The Real World And Better Ourselves As A Young Adult

- Working Is Fundamental Majority of us devote four years of our lives to an institution that is supposed to prepare us for the real world and better ourselves as a young adult. During the course of these four years at an institution or college, new responsibilities arise as we become more independent and exposed to the real life struggle of financial difficulties. Not only do college students have to pay for tuition, housing, and books, but, ordinary living as well. At these times of need, working throughout college serves as a huge benefit....   [tags: Debt, University, Loan, Student]

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Human Nature : A Viable Model Of The Real World

- Yet, to me, human nature should always be the foundation of any utopian society for it to be a viable model of the real world. The purposely created societies ignorant of human nature are unstable and would soon become dystopia instead; only by thoroughly considering human nature can people establish a nourishing and long-lasting society. All Three Early Modern Utopias have sufficient resources as their premise, but differ greatly in the extent of human control. Among the three, Utopia involves the greatest amount of human control, The Isle of Pines the least, with New Atlantis achieving a fairly good balance between the two extremes....   [tags: Utopia, Dystopia, Utopian and dystopian fiction]

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Economics : Preparing Young Adults For The Real World

- Economics: Preparing Young Adults for the Real World As a senior in high school, college seemed like a right of passage. The excitement I felt when I received acceptance letters from both universities I applied to was indescribable. During the application process, I was hopeful that the financial aspect of college would work itself out. This could not be farther from the truth. Although I had taken a seminar covering economics, ecology, and ethics, it did not prepare me for managing finances. By the end of my freshman year, I will have accumulated over 5,000 dollars of debt....   [tags: Economics, Economy, Social sciences, Finance]

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Interpersonal Conflict And Its Effects On The Real World

- Interpersonal conflict occurs in interactions where there are real or perceived incompatible goals, scarce resources, or opposing viewpoints. Interpersonal conflict may be expressed verbally or nonverbally along a continuum ranging from a nearly imperceptible cold shoulder to a very obvious blowout. Conflict is an inevitable part of close relationships and can take a negative emotional toll. It takes effort to ignore someone or be passive aggressive, and the anger or guilt we may feel after blowing up at someone is valid negative feelings....   [tags: Interpersonal relationship, Family, Aggression]

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How School Prepares Us For The Real World

- There are many ways in which school prepares us for the real world. Going to school, teaches us how to become everyday workers. School is an everyday work environment where we constantly have to be on top of the tasks given to us and that’s exactly what things are like when we grow up and join the work force. The same way you might fail a class if you don’t do your school work, you will get fired from a job you may have in the future. If you are a student that slacks off and either doesn’t take the time to study or just doesn’t even bother to show up to class a lot of the time, you will be at a huge risk of failing your class....   [tags: Education, High school, Teacher, School]

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The Student Will Use Equations Solve Real World Problems

- Learning Objective 1: The student will use equations to solve real world problems. (Behaviorism) Teachers who use the behaviorist theory in the classroom create rewarding experiences for students. Students work for things that make them feel good and proud of themselves. They cherish the feeling of getting approval from a teacher they admire. Most behavior can be learned or unlearned. The learning objective for a sixth grade at the school is: The teacher starts the lesson by reviewing what equations are and how they are used in everyday life....   [tags: Learning, Education, Problem solving, Lesson plan]

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How Students Learn Solving Real World Problems

- Introduction Just twenty years ago, most student learning looked like this: desks in neat rows with students seated in them; a teacher at the front of the classroom presenting information while students took notes and listened; assignments were completed on paper; technology was limited to the computer lab, and possibly a few desktop computers in the library. Much has changed in twenty years, and much has been revealed about how students learn best. We no longer expect students to read, memorize, test and repeat....   [tags: Education, High school, Learning, Skill]

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Technology Has Proven Possible For The Real World

- An increasingly common attribute of modern videogames is a character 's ability to utilize some variety of technology to see through opaque walls. This technology is employed most often for stealth missions, like in Batman 's Detective Vision in the Arkham series, or Promethean vision, which made its debut in the fourth instalment of the Halo series. As the Halo centered wikipedia article describes, “Promethean vision ... creates a short-range spectrum wave which allows the user to detect shapes and movement through solid walls and objects” (halo wiki)....   [tags: Electromagnetic radiation, Light]

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Who Is The Real Enemy Of World War I?

- Question: Who is the real enemy of World War I. Introduction The Great War is often still thought in terms of ‘us’ versus ‘them’, and caused an outbreak of extreme compartmentalization within the gross dichotomy. Frequently, Germany and Austria-Hungary are categorized as the enemy, creating the Central Powers. Then, the Triple Entente was made up of Britain, France and Russia, until their withdrawal, and the United States joined the alliance. However, after deeper analysis of World War I, it is quite difficult to view the Central or Allied Powers as the enemy; rather, from the perspective of the soldiers in the trenches, the enemy could be identified as the higher officials, the civilians a...   [tags: World War I, World War II, Royal Navy]

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Video Game Violence Sparks Real World Controversy

- Video Game Violence Sparks Real World Controversy A loud crack echoes through a school hallway and what seemed to be a peaceful day of education, turn into a lesson in terror and fear. For years, school related violence has always been on the table for debate. Of all the topics that come up, the one that strikes fear and panic into the hearts of many is a school shooting. When one occurs, people are in a frenzy to figure out all the information as quickly as they can. As a result, many fingers get pointed in all sorts of directions....   [tags: school shootings, sociology]

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Women in the Media and Women in the Real World

- “They have ads of how you should dress and what you should look like and this and that, and then they say ‘but respect people for what they choose to be like.’ Okay so which do we do first?” said sixteen year old, Kelsey (“Media and Girls”). Women and girls aren’t fairly portrayed in the media they are classified by the littlest things like hair color, body size, and how smart they are. The media sends images of what the “perfect” girl should be like; an unfair image of women is portrayed in the media....   [tags: protrayed, advertising, networks]

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The Real World: It's Not Reality TV, It's Reality!

- The Real World: It's Not Reality TV, It's Reality. I’ve entered the real world, finally. It’s what one works toward after he endures the rigors of academia. High School prepares you for college, and if you’re lucky enough to attend college you will learn a great many things. In High School I learned how to add, subtract, multiply, divide, the basics of biology, and how to write a decent expository essay on any subject. In college I learned about philosophers, composers and playwrights like Shakespeare and Nietzche, Wagner and Brecht....   [tags: Personal Narrative]

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High School Graduate in the Real World

- High School Graduate in the Real World With surprisingly minimal reluctance I face my new life. My heart is filled with excitement, while my mind teems with anxiety. Everything has changed. I suppose it really hasn’t, but it seems as if one little difference can make you feel like the whole world is turning inside out. I go about what will soon become routine for me without any second thoughts. Perhaps none of this has sunk in yet. I sit alone in a tiny cubicle only about five feet square and examine my new surroundings....   [tags: Personal Narrative Essays]

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College Not Apart from ‘Real World’

- College Not Apart from ‘Real World’ “Welcome to the real world.” It is the phrase that most people quote when greeting college graduates, aside from “you have been preapproved for a credit card,” and it is quickly becoming redundant and, quite frankly, annoying. No doubt, it often is said with love and affection, easing off of the lips disgruntled office workers, perhaps wishing they could escape back to those “safe” college years when Ma and Pa were sending checks in the mail and their only worries were how they were going to get the keg into their buddies’ dormitory....   [tags: Education Learning Essays]

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Social Media: The Death of Real World Interaction

- “If Facebook was a country, it’d be larger than China in three years.” (McMillan) The amount of people using this single website alone, out of the hundreds of social media on the Internet, has overtaken the entire population of the United States long ago. There are vast amounts of people scattered around the globe taking part in the use of social media. Although a very large part of the population uses it regularly, there are still many negative elements about it. Such include the blossoming of unreliable news, privacy concerns and the decline in happiness within the people....   [tags: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube]

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The Real World: Reality in Middlemarch

- What makes Middlemarch such a realistic novel is the situations and the characters in the novel are applicable to everyday life. Although the novel is fictitious, many of the characters are not overly inflated into superfluous unrealistic personalities; rather, they are relatable descriptions of everyday people. The situations may sometimes be dramatic, but no more so than in real life. The settings and the surroundings in the town of Middlemarch are also appropriate with those of reality. The aspects of reality and realism throughout Middlemarch provide a much stronger connection and relationship with the reader....   [tags: European Literature]

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Real World Process Improvements – Electronic Health Records

- The implementation of new information technology systems into existing organisations is not a new concept as the possible process improvements for a business can be fairly obvious when compared to more traditional non-computer based systems. One sector, which for the most part is transitioning into using information systems in an attempt to improve processes, is the health sector. This report observes and analyses multiple real life cases of health care providers from the United States who have decided to upgrade from traditional paper based patient charts to computer based Electronic Health Records (EHR)....   [tags: Information Technology, Organizational Management]

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Video Games Have Many Educational Applications Towards The Real World Situation

- In fact, video games have many educational applications towards the real world situation. According to Marco Visscher, “Video games also reinforce self-confidence and teaching skills that cannot be experienced in traditional textbook”. Therefore that one of the applications of video games allows the user to learn skills that cannot be experienced via books. Because video games allow the players to experience events that textbook wouldn’t. From James Paul Gee’s, he explains how people who often say they are playing when working hard at learning are those professionals…” Those professionals can use pieces of knowledge from video games and apply them to the real world....   [tags: Education, Learning, James Paul Gee, Skill]

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The World Of Dreams By Edgar Allan Poe

- Isabella Calcatera Mr. Robel AP Lit 28 April, 2016 Dreamland Explication Essay The world of dreams is a confusing and ever shifting place. In Edgar Allan Poe’s poem, “Dreamland” the reader is brought into his world of dreams and shown not only the odd and boundless landscape, but also Poe’s own feelings toward his dreams and even his waking world. In the first stanza of the poem the journey to Dreamland is described. In line one Poe describes his path to dreamworld as “obscure and lonely” and “haunted by ill angels.” The paradox of the phrase “ill angels,” is interesting to note....   [tags: Edgar Allan Poe, Poetry, The Real World]

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High School Should Help Us Get Ready For The Real World

- A lot of people don’t know that they have to do more with their education and get a good paying job. If you are declined a job that you know you will enjoy, but don 't have the college papers for a job can get disappointing. Some people are not inspired to go to college, and others can’t afford it. Other issues involved with the skills gap for jobs is the high requirements for that area of work, and peoples soft skills. High school is supposed to help you plan you for the real world, but not many classes help teach you the real world....   [tags: High school, School, Want, Minimum wage]

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High School Has Changed And Prepared Me For The Real World

- High school has changed and prepared me for the real world, not only in the area of education, but also in ways that might have nothing really to do with Northview, but happened because of my time at Northview. Most seniors are so eager to leave and to get as far away from their school as possible. However I am not like that. I am going to miss this place. I have grown up at this school, and it is hard to leave when I have become so comfortable and accustomed to being here. During my four long years it almost seems like I have come to realize things that I need to change, or habits that are not tolerated in the real world, as opposed to actually changing....   [tags: High school, Teacher, Sophomore, College]

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Curriculum Integration : A Integrated Curriculum As A Holistic Way And Reflects The Real World

- The education world is constantly evolving with the introduction of new strategies and content. With the constant changes, some things that are introduced enhance students learning, while some may not. One of the newer strategies that has begun to be used by many professionals in the education field is curriculum integration. Shoemaker defined integrated curriculum as, “….. education that is organized in such a way that it cuts across subject-matter lines, bringing together various aspects of the curriculum into meaningful association to focus upon broad area of study....   [tags: Education, Educational psychology]

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How Computing Can Be Hidden Without Altering Its Real World Impact

- SUMMARY The papers address contemporary challenges encountered in enabling computing to invisibly blend into human lives with the aim to improve it. The paper introduces the concept of ‘embodied virtuality’ [1]. How computing can be hidden without altering its real world impact. An intelligent computer will contribute towards solving a problem without the user being able to feel its presence. An example can be ‘Siri’ on an ‘iPhone’ mobile device. Siri is a computer software that uses sensors and microphone to conduct voice recognition....   [tags: Computer, Computing, Wireless, Wireless network]

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High School Schools Should Not Be Getting Educated For The Real World

- After going through high school and now being in college, I have realized that high school can be sort of a joke because it often does not fill its mission. High schools waste students valuable time, on drilling unimportant information and enforcing pointless rules. Students should use that time to be getting educated for the real world and not to just pass a test. Although preparing for standardized testing is very important, schools need to focus on educating students on how the world works. Many aspects go into creating an effective high school program....   [tags: Education, High school]

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Is Self- Esteem Has Significance With Real World- Consequences Is A Valid Concern

- The question of whether self- esteem has significance with real world- consequences is a valid concern. Ulrich Orth and Richard W. Robins provide the answer, with evidence contributed by researched studies, in their article The Development of Self- Esteem that self- esteem, in fact, does influence societal significance. With the determination on self- esteem trajectory from adolescence to old age, self- esteem stability, and the relationship between levels of self-esteem and predictions of success and failure, one can conclude that self- esteem influences life outcomes; moreover, people can participate to involvements focused at positively influencing the development of self- esteem....   [tags: Self-esteem, Individual, Old age, Ageing]

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Changing The Culture Within A Real World Situation Of My Choice

- Have you ever attempted to change the culture or behavior within an organization. Many think that when they become the boss of some form of business they will easily walk into that organization and be able to impose their will. I feel that is easier said than done. In this paper, I will apply a strategy to changing the culture within a real world situation of my choice. Furthermore, I will explain why I would choose to use these ideas as my strategy and discuss how the application of these ideas tie to the six influence sources given by the authors of the book Influencer....   [tags: Motivation, Incentive, Incentive program]

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Big, Big World, By Emilia Rydberg

- In today’s society, people more and more express themselves and reflect the current social situation with artistic languages. Songs, some of the most important artistic language, have had a huge influence on people’s inner worlds and society’s diverse cultures. Colbie Caillat said,“A great song should lift your heart, warm the soul and make you feel good”(Liscomb 1). Obviously, wonderful songs not only show the artistic forms but also can evoke listeners’ emotions and resonate with listeners through a perfect combination of its lyrics and music....   [tags: Emotion, Love, Debut albums, The Real World]

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Fuzzy Logic Is a Way to Deal with Imprecise Concepts

- ... Already recognized internationally for his work with mathematical systems, Zadeh’s paper on fuzzy logic started a new phase in his career, and since then almost all of his publications have concerned fuzzy logic or soft computing (Zadeh). Fuzzy logic is a more realistic way of dealing with imprecise concepts, and thus it can be applied to imprecise situations in the real world. As Peterson writes, rather than dealing with true or false, “fuzzy logic deals with the degree of truth, expressed as an assigned value between zero and one....   [tags: real world, computing, analysis]

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Cheating in School Versus Cheating in the Real World

- Cheating in School Versus Cheating in the Real World Cheating has been a major concern for institutions of higher learning. Institutions fear cheating because of the reputation dishonest people will establish for that institution. After a student has learned several successful ways to cheat and not be caught, is he or she more likely to employ the same tactics in his or her workplace. The student will use those tactics, but in the real world, such acts are not called “cheating tactics,” but “business strategy.” Several years ago, Clemson University was approached by a perspective employer....   [tags: Business]

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Reaching My Students Through Real World Experiences

- Reaching My Students Through Real World Experiences High school teachers face the challenge of preparing their students for the real world. Students need real world preparation, not just acumen. Reaching my students involves building encouraging relationships and a sense of security within the classroom. Sharing my personal experiences, as well as the testimonies of others, can be an effective motivational tool for preparing college-bound students for the real world. My role as a teacher involves communicating the many obstacles college students face....   [tags: Education Learning Teaching Papers]

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Magic Realism: Friend or Foe

- ... “‘He's an angel,’ she told them. ‘He must have been coming for the child, but the poor fellow is so old that the rain knocked him down.’" The family of the child believed that it was a miracle and they housed him. In fear of the burden that he brought, they secretly wished he would fly away, and he did. “Elisenda let out a sigh of relief, for herself and for him, when she saw him pass over the last houses, holding himself up in some way with the risky flapping of a senile vulture.” The magic aspect of this short story kept the story alive, the detail of the ‘angel’ was astonishing....   [tags: image, real, world, fantasy]

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The Real Tennis: World Cup of Tennis

- “Marrero and Verdasco mixed up net and baseline play to negotiate a break of the Stepanek serve to 30 for a 5-4 lead in the first set.” This is the language of tennis and this is what I belong to. I’m a big tennis fan and also a tennis player. I will watch every single match in the ATP world tour final and the World Cup of Tennis. Tennis match gets me excited and bursts my fire inside my heart. I love tennis so I join tennis team in high school and in college. Tennis has made a significant impact to the world and unlike other sports, each member has their own unique ranking in the team, ranking is essential for each tennis team member....   [tags: language, tennis, payer, match, final, team]

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The French and Indian War: The "Real" First World War

- The Seven Years War, or more commonly referred to as “The French and Indian War”, has been called the true First World War. In this book The French and Indian War: Deciding the Fate of North America, the author and historian Walter R. Borneman paints a detailed and elaborate picture that justifies the claim of it being the first true war of global proportions. If ever there truly was a climax to the never ending feud of the European powers that be, Borneman would like to suggest that it was The Seven Years War....   [tags: Literary Analysis]

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Positives And Negatives Of Being Connected From Different Communities

- In this essay, I will be weighing up the positives and negatives of being connected to different communities due to today’s technology, and the effect this could have on the cultures of the world. In today’s world, the internet is a widely used utility, with a wide variety of uses. One of the biggest affordances is that it lets people communicate with people from all around the world, people who they would not normally be able to connect with. There are many platforms which allow people to do this; there is Twitter, Facebook, Email, and many more....   [tags: Culture, The Culture, Sociology, The Real World]

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Outward Expression : The Impact Of Modern Photography

- Outward expression: The impact of modern photography With roughly 576 mega pixels the human eye is more than capable of captivating this magnificent world (Clarkvision). Thousands of billions of precious moments seen by every human. Continually occurring wanted or not, "Images like those in ‘Precious Time’ are difficult for anyone to look at, yet we need to know that this, too. ” (Documentary Photography). The ability to record of every single instant is unfortunately virtually impossible and has always been a problem....   [tags: Art, Aesthetics, The Real World, Media]

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Violent Video Game Should be Banned

- Violent video games should not be banned from the United States. Violent video games are not related to real-world violence. These games in fact can enhance reading and visual skills that can be used in the real world. Even if a state was to ban the sale of violent video games they would be going against the constitution. Also statistics show that while violent video game sales increase teen violence decreases. There should be no banning of violent video games anytime soon. First of all video games can benefit the person playing the game....   [tags: real-world-violence, visual skills]

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Is Reality Show For A Change?

- Real or Not Real: Reality Show for a Change How influential can popular culture be for teenagers. Why is popular culture always redefine by the young adult population. There are many aspects of popular culture that affect how different teenagers see life. Take into consideration Reality TV, which has been glamorize in modern society as “popular.” The image of watching almost real but in most cases fictional shows in TV, instead of the ordinary scripted TV show, attracts in mostly young adults, ages 12-21, because it gives them an aspect of imagining their life in different shoe sizes, because they are able to connect with the main character(s) of the show....   [tags: Television, Reality television, The Real World]

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Colleges Turning Into Adult Nursery Schools

- Colleges Turning into Adult Nursery Schools In high school, students are not allowed to watch nor participate in certain material without written consent from their guardian; In many universities, students want something similar. College is a place to challenge your beliefs, misconceptions and understandings, broaden your tolerance, also grasp different views and lifestyles. Despite that students have been requesting “trigger warnings”, alerts that inform if the material can cause traumatic flashbacks....   [tags: University, Student, Education, The Real World]

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My Classroom University Education : An Essential And Integral Part Of My Real World Architectural Practice

- My classroom university education has been an essential and integral part of my real world architectural practice. Not only has university given me the technical knowledge and ability to use software. It has given me the ability to document my ideas and present them while still being open to criticism and growth. These skills taught at school are crucial for the profession. I do recognize that working in architectural practices is a totally different experience to the knowledge learnt at an architectural University....   [tags: Design, Construction, Project management, Learning]

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Project-based Learning in the Classroom

- Project-based learning is the inquiry project that I have selected as my subject for investigation. In Project-based Learning, or PBL, activity in the classroom moves away from teacher-centered instruction. PBL activities and practices are student centered, interdisciplinary, and integrate real-world practices and problems. PBL promotes student understanding by promoting the acquisition of real knowledge by exploring, making judgments, and synthesizing information. PBL allows students to practice the skills they will need as adults in the real working world (Project-based learning handbook)....   [tags: real-world, student-centered, pragmatic]

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