Ringo Starr: The un-forgotten Beatle

Here is a question that has thrown people off for over 40 years: “What is the name of all four members of the 60’s rock band The Beatles?” The answers would follow as such: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and, …_____. The fourth Beatle always draws a blank. The forgotten Beatle’s name happens to be Ringo starr. Born in dingle, Liverpool, His real name was actuall...
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About To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird is a book that relates to the history and the social problems of the United States. Harper Lee, the author, was born on April 28, 1926, in Alabama. The United States is a country with many different types of immigrants from other countries. That is why the discrimination problem is so rampant. At that time, the environment that the author grew up in was...
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Smart Pumps

Description of studies: Six articles were included for review. These six studies met the inclusion criteria that were mentioned before. For the summary of articles, see appendix ?. These studies were have held and published in the period 2001 to 2010. All the studies were done in the USA except one (P L Trbovich, 2010) that was done in Toronto, Canada. Two of the six studie...
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Cell Phones Should Be Allowed in Schools

A 2010 Pew Research Center study found that 65 percent of cell-owning teens bring their phones to school despite any bans that may be in place. Most schools now allow students to have cell phones but require them to be turned off during class because they can be disruptive and distracting. Cell Phones should be allowed in school because they serve as learning aid, it shows h...
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The Service Sector

The service sector is defined as the portion of the economy that provides intangible goods. The service sector per see is one of the sectors in the economy a country cannot do without since it involves a wide range of activities that are a part of the day to day life. The sector involves one of the two primary businesses that are discussed in this research. They are the banki...
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Standardized Tests: Ineffective

We have all taken standardized tests many times in our lives. They cause us to worry for the weeks leading up to the test and the months awaiting results. Teachers stress about the importance of doing well on them and parents are infurious if you don’t. In addition, standardized tests cost great amounts of money that cause increases in taxes, and have been slow to show ...
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Was the Sahara Evergreen?

[Now, the very name Sahara makes one think of the hot, humid climate and one dying of thirst. But very few know that the Sahara was once a beautiful, fertile land where lush greenery surrounded everywhere and rainfall was a common feature. Many people lived and animals inhabited there. Art too, was impressive. This was Sahara of centuries ago. Then, what transformed the bea...
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Smart Textiles

Abstract Textile refers to material close to every human being and to which every person has a relationship. It is a natural technology carrier. This means that, with electronics and basing on this, there is always an immense desire to continue improving the applications of these textiles. The evident convergence between electronic components in today’s world and advanced fi...
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A Problem Racial and Cultural Critique in Richard Wright’ works

“Could kill a man with a gun like this. Kill anybody, black or white. And if he were holding his gun in his hand, nobody could run over him; they would have to respect him” (Wright). Richard Wright was an American writer born in Roxie, Mississippi in 1908. Many of Wright’s works have to do with African American culture, including a poem about lynching. He even spoke at the A...
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Human Trafficking; Finding a Dead End

You plan on taking a nice little vacation, as you step off the plane, you find a cab and get in. The guy asks you where you are headed to and you give him the address; he starts the meter and starts driving. It was a long plane ride, so you doze off, and before you know it the cab has stopped in front of a warehouse, and you’re being yanked out of the cab. Right then and ther...
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