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    Flame of Hope

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    Flame of Hope I was walking along Michigan Ave., in Grant Park, when I saw it across the street. I couldn’t take my eyes off it. It was a sculpture entitled Flame of Hope, by Leonardo Nierman. I know I’ve passed by this sculpture before, but I never really paid any attention to it. I don’t know why, but it caught my eye today. Maybe it was the break in the buildings, or the way the sun was reflecting off of it, but for whatever reason I was fixated. The sculpture is in between three buildings

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    In Alice Walker's short story, "Everyday Use," Wangero could have thought: "Ashes to Ashes. Dust to Dust." Once the house burned, it, and its history is dead--lost in the flames-- the joy in a new start, a new life, a new name must have made Wangero want to "dance around the ashes (66)" of the house. Dee did in fact change her name to "Wangero Leewanika Kemanjo." When her mother asked her why she didn't use her name anymore Wangero answered: "She's dead, I couldn't bear it any longer being

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    Colin McGinn's The Mysterious Flame

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    Early in The Mysterious Flame, (1)., philosopher Colin McGinn's breezy but provocative discussion of the relationship between consciousness and the brain, McGinn presents a telling vignette from a science fiction story in which aliens are discussing their observations of humans: "These creatures are the only sentient race in the sector and they're made out of meat. . . .They're meat all the way through." "No brain?" "Oh, there is a brain all right. It's just that the brain is made out of meat

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    Flame Test Lab Report

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    Discussion Questions 1. Is a flame test a good way of distinguishing (telling the difference) between different solutions? Discuss your answer. A flame test can be a good way of distinguishing between different solutions because each element will produce a different colour. Therefore, we are able to tell the difference between these certain solutions. For instance, when copper nitrate interacted with the flame, it produced a pale green colour while the other solutions created a different colour

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    Being a part of a group of children having to adapt after being trapped on a island with no surrounding civilization is an unimaginable situation. However, William Golding shows just how terrifying it can be in his novel, Lord Of The Flies, by his use of symbols to represent hardships. The main symbols, which best portrays characteristics are the fire and the conch; symbols leadership and confidence. Ralph feels the need to create a better place as he attempts to get everyone home. Although he is

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    Flame Synthesis

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    that was given to the group caused a different chemical reaction when it was mixed with the flame, the reaction that occurred caused the spectrum of the flame to change, resulting in the change of color of the flame. the colors ranged from hot pink to bright green. Although each different element caused a different reaction, some of the flames ended up being similar but different colors. Each different flame had a different spectrum of colors that created the color that are visible to the human eye

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    Dragon Slayer

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    dragon. He was near, so near he could feel the warmth of the dragon's body coming up the tunnel. Then without the slightest clue of danger a ball of flame shot straight by him, so close he could feel the hairs on his face singe with the passing ball of flame. He knew this was a time for action. He ran as fast as he could towards the route the flames had come from. No more than 50 yards of running took him into the dragon's lair. The lair was an awesome sight. There were more riches than any kingdom

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    event occurs that changes his life.  In the following lines of "Caedmon," he describes the angel that suddenly appears in front of him: Until the sudden angel affrighted me - light effacing my feeble beam, a forest of torches, feathers of flame, sparks upflying:  (1575-76) The next few lines are in conjunction with a similar event that is recounted in the Bible.  In the poem "Caedmon," the event is described as follows: but the cows as before were calm, and nothing was burning

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    20cm3 of distilled water into a boiling tube, and take the starting temperature. In order to make this a fair test I will burn the fuel for one minute only, use 20cm3 of water and make sure the tip of the fuel’s flame is under the boiling tube. After the minute is up, I will blow out the flame or place the lid of the fuel over it, (cutting off the oxygen). I will then take the finial temperature. Then I will repeat the experiment for the other four fuels, in order to establish which two fuels produced

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    reader is at this time given an image of Beatty, his character, and his way of thinking. In one instance, the flames were used to cleanse the fire department of its evils by its elimination of the chief. In this case, "Montag shot one continuous pulse of liquid fire on [Beatty]" until "he was a shrieking blaze, a jumping, sprawling gibbering mannikin, no longer human or known, all writhing flame on the lawn."(119) A picture is created in the mind of the reader showing how Montag finally stands up for

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