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  • Abuse

    Abuse

    United States is one of the largest countries in the world. California is one of the metropolitan areas in the United States that has some domestic issues. California's domestic violence on sexual or child abuse has risen to a part where people are concerned. Many of the abuses are mainly on women. These violent abuses all start from a relationship with a boyfriend, spouse, or divorced women who get violently abused. Women aren't the only

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    Essay Length: 1,197 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 27, 2009 By: Mike
  • Abuse

    Abuse

    One day on the afternoon bus this boy let me read one of his books. This book was a chapter book well not really a chapter Book but a really big book that had 101 stories in it. This book was wonderful. It was about a girl who was six years old. Her father would abuse her. One night her and her brother that was eight years old were on the couch watching a cartoon

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    Essay Length: 420 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 30, 2010 By: Anna
  • Abuse of Substances in the United States

    Abuse of Substances in the United States

    Substance abuse and prevention has in the United States have become major issues in our society since the early 1960's. Both youth drug and alcohol use as well as adult abuse. Typically one would assume drug use categorized as something obtained by a shady looking person on a street corner. Unfortunately, in the last decade drug abuse has expanded from the street corner or the crack house downtown right into your very own doctors office.

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    Essay Length: 728 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Top
  • Abused Substances and Thier Effects

    Abused Substances and Thier Effects

    Abused Substances and their Various Effects Ryan Atkins PSY/425 October 25, 2010 Kathleen Roberts CERTIFICATE OF ORIGINALITY: I certify that the attached paper, which was produced for the class identified above, is my original work and has not previously been submitted by me or by anyone else for any class. I further declare that I have cited all sources from which I used language, ideas and information, whether quoted verbatim or paraphrased, and that any

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    Essay Length: 1,363 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: August 21, 2011 By: ryan
  • Abusing the Ada

    Abusing the Ada

    Abusing the ADA The American's with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a great tool for helping out the disabled people in America. The ADA enforces strict rules on building accessibility requirements so that handicap people can become more independent. Over time the ADA has been bastardized into sheer uselessness by handicapped people abusing their power to create ridiculous lawsuits and unwanted trouble. These ADA abusers are creating tension among small and large businesses affected by these

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    Submitted: June 5, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Academic Change, Reality or Illusion?

    Academic Change, Reality or Illusion?

    Do you think that Indio High School can improve its academic climate? And if it can, what will it take? Being idealistic, I say it can change somehow, but being realistic, I know that probably it will not change. Why? Well because of three simple things, motivation, stress, and second-language learners. Three things that pretty much will never change. Motivation, I would say, is the most important problem. How can a student, like me, do

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    Essay Length: 483 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 9, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Academic Ethics and College Sports

    Academic Ethics and College Sports

    Over the past 40 years, college athletics has gone beyond a localized fan base to the realm of big business. As schools work to compete with one another not only in the game itself, but with obtaining and maintaining the best recruiting prospects, ethical academic behavior has become suspect in many of the major programs throughout the country. According Executive Director Tim Dodd of the Center for Academic Integrity based at Duke University, nearly 70%

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    Essay Length: 1,829 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: March 18, 2010 By: July
  • Academic Probation Explanation

    Academic Probation Explanation

    CAS Agreement In today's world, a bachelor's degree has become the norm. I recognize that ability to attend Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a great privilege. My family is a tremendous source of inspiration for me. In a time when financial aid was unavailable, my grandfather worked many different jobs to support himself through college. As a boy, he acquainted me with the struggles he faced to attain an education. His fierce determination was what

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    Essay Length: 409 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Jon
  • Academic Summary and Plan

    Academic Summary and Plan

    AMERICAN MILITARY UNIVERSITY Academic Plan Summary (APS) for BA Degrees, AA Degrees and Certificates Total Required Semester Hours for a BA Degree = 120. AA Degree = 60. Certificates = See Course Catalog. Name: Matthew Mathews Student Number: 3051463 Major/Concentration: Criminal Justice/ Intelligence Methods Instructions: The AMU Program is divided into lower and upper divisions. Freshman and Sophomore years (100-200 level courses) comprise the lower division and the AA Degree. Junior and Senior years (300-400

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    Essay Length: 1,104 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Anna
  • Acceleration

    Acceleration

    Chapters 1-10 Acceleration The first 10 chapters of Acceleration basically tell us about Duncan and how he has come to be what he is now as well as who he hangs out with and where. Duncan is a 17 year old teen who lives in modern toronto he has a crappy summer job sifting through lost items found underground in the toronto subway system. Before duncan tells us too much about what goes on currently

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    Essay Length: 359 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 4, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Acceptance

    Acceptance

    When I decided to be a counselor at a day camp this summer I thought I would be like any other counselor. Then I met Jack. Jack was a boy who was going into second grade and who has autism. Jack was one of a set of triplets; he had a brother and a sister, and both of them do not have autism. With autism, Jack would need to maintain a daily routine for him

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    Essay Length: 587 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 8, 2010 By: July
  • Accepted Behavior in the Media

    Accepted Behavior in the Media

    Accepted behavior in the media! Mid to late nineteen nineties were huge for influencing and educating society on gender stereotypes. Americas society is constantly creating and defying acceptable gender affiliated behavior. New expectations are being constructed along with stereo types, both the expectations and stereo types are being used consciously and unconsciously. The media constantly influences certain cultural norms such as sexual orientation, gender norms, religion, and these cultural influences are spread amongst millions of

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    Essay Length: 835 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 13, 2009 By: Monika
  • Accepting Others

    Accepting Others

    Accepting others is a very important part of life. Especially the way they are. If you can't learn how to do that then you will miss out on a lot of friends in life. Life is hard enough and when you have to try to "fit in" the cliques of life, it makes life much harder. When you go to school you always have to worry about the way you look or how you walk

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    Essay Length: 269 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 14, 2010 By: regina
  • Accepting the Exception

    Accepting the Exception

    Femininity refers to qualities and behaviors judged by a particular culture to be ideally associated with or especially appropriate to women and girls. It is most often associated with nurturing, life-giving qualities, creativity and openness to those around. It was once forbidden for a man to possess these qualities. Fortunately, people are becoming more open minded and beginning to accept what has previously been the exception. But still, for some, femininity in men is not

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    Submitted: January 1, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Accesion of Turkey

    Accesion of Turkey

    The Accession of Turkey Turkey, a country of over 71 million people1, located what can be referred to as the southern boundary of Europe has been fiercely trying to make its way into the European Union. 1963 was the year the Turkey first bid for its entrance into what was then called the European Economic Community, but due to weak economics was not allowed to join at that moment, however it met all other conditions,

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    Submitted: April 5, 2010 By: Top
  • Access to Development

    Access to Development

    The "Access to Development" conference striving towards a Central African charter allowed nations, large and small, to present their various issues in a cooperative and peaceful manner. Delegates from every country were given the opportunity to prepare a presentation that outlined the gravest of their nation's problems, and then interact with representatives of other countries in an effort to develop an outline for the region's future. The gathering of such a large number of nations

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    Essay Length: 1,510 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: April 11, 2010 By: Anna
  • Account Glossary

    Account Glossary

    Glossary Account Record of a business transaction. When you buy something on credit, the company you are dealing with will set up an "account". This means that they set up a record of what you buy and what you pay. You should do the same thing with any customers to whom you give credit. Accounts A generic term for the financial documents that companies in the UK are required to file each year. Most companies

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    Essay Length: 1,424 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: Mike
  • Account Sheet for the Month of November

    Account Sheet for the Month of November

    Account Sheet for the Month of November Date Transaction Transaction Amount Closing Credit Balance No of days Closing credit No. of days Debit Credit 1-Nov Opening Balance $600 4.00 $2,400 5-Nov Purchases Made $80 $680 5.00 $3,400 10-Nov Payments made $200 $480 5.00 $2,400 15-Nov Purchases Made $100 $580 15.00 $8,700 30-Nov Purchases Made $50 $630 1.00 $630 Closing Balance $630 Total 30.00 $17,530 Average daily Balance $584.33 APR 16% Interest Based on Average Daily

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    Essay Length: 376 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Mike
  • Accountability

    Accountability

    The purpose of this directive is to ensure proper accountability of sensitive items which include: COMSEC equipment, Night Vision Devices (NVDs), Global Positioning Devices (GPDs), weapons, munitions, and any other item designated by a Controlled Inventory Identification Code (CIIC). This equipment is critical to our war fighting capability and highly desired by criminal and terrorist elements. It is imperative that commanders and leaders at all levels of command manage the control of sensitive items. Unit

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    Essay Length: 307 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 25, 2009 By: Max
  • Accountability

    Accountability

    What is accountability and the definition: (DOD) The obligation imposed by law or lawful order or regulation on an officer or other person for keeping accurate record of property, documents, or funds. The person having this obligation may or may not have actual possession of the property, documents, or funds. Accountability is concerned primarily with records, while responsibility is concerned primarily with custody, care, and safekeeping. Why is accountability important to the Army? Accountability is

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    Essay Length: 339 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 16, 2010 By: Steve
  • Accountability

    Accountability

    DOD) 1. The obligation to carry forward an assigned task to a successful conclusion. With responsibility goes authority to direct and take the necessary action to ensure success. 2. The obligation for the proper custody, care, and safekeeping of property or funds entrusted to the possession or supervision of an individual. See also accountability. (DOD) The obligation imposed by law or lawful order or regulation on an officer or other person for keeping accurate record

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    Essay Length: 730 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 5, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Accountability

    Accountability

    In this essay I will be writing on the topic of accountability and inherently the responsibility of accountability. In the real root definition of accountability you have responsibility. The two terms are almost synonymous of each other. In Latin, the word accountability is derived from accomptare, with the literal meaning “to account”. In a prefixed form it stems from computare, “to calculate”. When put into terminology in Ancient Greece and Rome, the two terms were

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    Essay Length: 551 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 6, 2010 By: Bred
  • Accountability and Being on Time

    Accountability and Being on Time

    The dictionary defines punctual as: Acting or arriving exactly at the time appointed; prompt. Under the rigid and disciplined structure of military life there is no margin for error. The slightest modicum of hesitation or procrastination can result in the tragic loss of innumerable lives. There are many circumstances where a failure to be prompt could have dire consequences. Under certain circumstances not arriving for guard duty at the designated time could allow a breach

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    Essay Length: 1,000 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 17, 2009 By: Bred
  • Accounting

    Accounting

    In the article that you sent us to read and do a one page critique on was about Goodwill in accounting it means the amount by which a company's value exceeds the value of its individual assets and liabilities. In the article it explains how the government has passed a law on Goodwill that will now allow companies to assume a loss immediately where as in the past they would have to claim a loss

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    Essay Length: 255 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 16, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Accounting

    Accounting

    Accounting is a career that offers many job opportunities and advancements, and a little hard work will inevitably lead to happiness and success. Accountants have different duties depending on the size and nature of the company where they are employed. Usually accountants prepare and analyze financial reports that polish up-to-date information for government agencies, businesses, and other organizations. The data accountants provide information that influences nearly every business and government decision. This is important because

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    Essay Length: 783 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2009 By: Mike
  • Accounting

    Accounting

    AC505- MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING WORKSHEETS COST OF GOODS MANUFACTURED SCHEDULE Direct Materials: Raw Materials Inventory _______ Add: Purchases of raw materials _______ Raw Materials Available for Use _______ Deduct: Raw Materials Inventory _______ Raw Materials ________ Direct Labor ________ Manufacturing Overhead: Rent on Facilities ________ Insurance ________ Indirect Labor ________ Utilities ________ Maintenance, factory ________ Depreciation, factory ________ Total Overhead Costs ________ Total Manufacturing Costs ________ Work in process inventory ________ Deduct: Work in process inventory

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    Essay Length: 369 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: David
  • Accounting

    Accounting

    Executive Summary FCB Bakery is a specialty food retailer. FCB uses a system that is similar to RotiBoy Bakery to provide Mexican buns in a fast and time-efficient way. FCB provides its customers the ability to order and buy the bun without waiting in long queue. FCB is offering cheaper offers to the RotiBoy. FCB offers its patrons the finest Mexican buns, specializing in specialty coffees flavors. In addition, FCB will ensure the patrons grab

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    Essay Length: 2,342 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: May 15, 2010 By: Mike
  • Accounting

    Accounting

    EX 19-2 a. Cost of goods sold: Sales $775,000 Less gross profit 265,000 Cost of goods sold $510,000 b. Direct materials cost: Materials purchased $303,000 Less: Indirect materials $ 32,000 Materials inventory 35,000 67,000 Direct materials cost $236,000 c. Direct labor cost: Total manufacturing costs for the period $620,000 Less: Direct materials cost $236,000 Factory overhead 112,500 348,500 Direct labor cost $271,500 EX 19-10 Predetermined overhead rate 1,400,000/30,625 = $45.71 per labor hour EX 19-14

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    Essay Length: 1,562 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: February 8, 2011 By: paul
  • Accounting 101

    Accounting 101

    Accounting 101 2nd Essay. During the second half of this first quarter in Accounting, I have been taught; how to take the Adjustments and other key info and to apply this to the Journal and carry it over to complete the Ledger. After these have been completed I can take this info and use it to complete the Adjusting Entries, Un-Adjusted trial balance and complete the Post closing trial balance. The Journalizing of all accounts

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    Essay Length: 282 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 25, 2010 By: Robert
  • Accounting and Auditing Processes

    Accounting and Auditing Processes

    Justin Denman Accounting and Auditing Processes March 4, 2000 Writing Assignment #1 Revenue Recognition Policies The purpose of this paper is to compare the revenue recognition policies of two companies in the search, detection, navigation, guidance, and aeronautical systems industry. The two companies I have selected are Aerosonic Corporation, and Esco Electronics Company. Esco Electronics Company is engaged in the design, manufacture, sale and support of engineered products. These products are used principally in filteration/fluid

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    Essay Length: 896 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2009 By: regina

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