Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla was born on July 10, 1856 in the town of Smiljan, which is now part of modern day Croatia. During Tesla’s time it was an ambiguous region that was previously controlled by the Ottomans, and then switched hands to the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Nikola had an older brother by the name of Dane and his father was named Milutin. Dane would die at a young age due to a h...
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Case Study: Probable Cause to Arrest

The modern law concerning whether police need a search warrant or arrest warrant to search or arrest people in public places begins with the 1967 case of McCray v. Illinois (Franklin, 1991). When a reliable informant told the police that George McCray had been selling drugs and that he had drugs in his possession, the police found McCray and searched him. After finding heroin...
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Howard Zinn Book Analysis

I. (Zinn, Howard. A People’s History of the United States. New York, New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1980. Book. II. Howard Zinn, an American author, writer, and historian, was born in 1922 and died in 2012. He wrote a book calling for the U. S. withdrawal from Vietnam in 1967 called Vietnam: The Logic of Withdrawal and was also opposed to the war in Iraq. The few...
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Two Poems Good for Studying in Year 7

Essay Poems for Studying in Class Two poems that would definitely be great choices for year sevens to study in year 7 would have to be The Lesson by Roger McGough and Half Caste by John Agard. The Lesson would be great to study because it contains quite a deal of black humor and also contains subject matter that would appeal to year sevens. John Agard Half Caste would also be...
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Economy and Need for International Cooperation

When most people talk of globalization, it is taken for granted that this is a new phenomenon. The starting point for most people who support the globalization thesis is around the break up of the Soviet Union. Advocates of globalization argue that it arose out of the ashes of the bipolar world. That now serious trade barriers had been eradicated in almost all powerful countr...
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Customer Preference for Telecom Brands at Point of Purchase: a Comparative Analysis

Customer Preference for Telecom Brands at Point of Purchase: A Comparative Analysis Submitted in partial fulfilment for the degree of Master of Business Administration Under the guidance of (May, 2009) [pic] Submitted by MBA (2nd Year) DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY – DELHI NEW DELHI Certificate This is to certify that the major project ...
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Narrative Essay: Should Cell Phones Be Allowed in Schools?

I do not believe that cell phones should be allowed in schools. I think they are distracting and make people okay with doing nothing. I also think they are stunting children’s social development, so here is why I think how I do. I am still at school even though I leave next year, and even though I was not here when mobile phones started to be popular, I was here when they bec...
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Lord of the Flies and WW2

William Golding’s child psychopaths vying for power and control in the book Lord of the Flies are not as bizarre as they seem if the book’s publishing date is taken into account. 1954 was nine years after the end of World War Two, a war in which the Western democracies triumphed over the fascist countries of Germany, Italy, and Japan. Golding must have had the recent war in m...
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Stress on College Students

People live through daily hassles and at times have to face real experiences that have negative effect on their emotions and physical being. At times, stress becomes part of life of an individual. Stress refers to events that strain the physical being and emotions of an individual through exertion of pressure (Helpguide.org, 2010). In most cases, stress is a personal phenome...
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Becky Case Study

Becky, a third grade student, is unusually shy girl and does not like socializing with other students. When she interacts with other students, she performs remarkably well in education. She believes that some subjects are hard. These subjects include spelling and mathematics. She feels that she cannot do anything about them. Effective social skills are key to strong relations...
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