• Procrastination Locus Of Control
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    Procrastination, and my college experiences Joaquin CabreraHCOP Summer Program Mrs. Andrea Reply Helzner Monday, july 17, 2000 According to the article (Magazine: Journal do- Genetic Psychology, December 1999), procrastination is referred as the act of needlessly delaying a task until the point of some discomfort. This is a behavior problem that many adults experience on a regular basis. In this paper I will be talking about two studies that researched about how procrastination hits students. It...
  • Amd Marketing Report January 2000
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    Computers are now became one of the essential part of our life, we give our lives to the computers on everyday basis: while driving the car, flying the airplane, crossing the road, riding the elevator, you name it. Computers are now taking part of our life, they ease our work, they provide entertainment for us, and lots of other things. Internet is now one of the essential part of living in this country and it also powered by the computers. But, have you ever thought what makes the computer to r...
  • Sound December 1999
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    Decibels are the units of measurement used to describe voltage and power levels. The abbreviation for a decibel is dB (Sauvala). Some decibel comparisons are: 10 dB is about as loud as someone whispering, 70 dB is a shouted conversation, and 110 dB is as loud as a jet engine ("Sound"). Decibels are the expressions of ratios. Some formulas for decibels are power = 10 log (P 1/P 2) (P 1 = power 1 and P 2 = power 2) and voltage = 20 log (v 2/v 1) (V 2 = voltage 2, V 1 = voltage 2) (). Decibels are...
  • Gainsborough December 1999
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    Gainsborough, A Story of a Painter and an Era To be able to appraise the originality of eighteenth century English art, one must recognize its importance in history. A great painter to research is Thomas Gainsborough. His artwork was an important aspect of the art community of the middle seventeen hundreds. His paintings seem to bring brightness and color to a period in art that needed his creative boost. His combination of portrait paintings along with beautiful landscapes was not recognized in...
  • Agoraphobia Panic Disorder
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    Agoraphobia Agoraphobia is often called the fear of the outside. Agoraphobia is a phobia that is usually associated with a panic disorder or develops from one. The symptoms of agoraphobia are anxiety about being in places or situation from which escape might be difficult or in which help might not be available. This fear comes from the fear of having an unexpected or situation ally predisposed panic attack. The fears of agoraphobic involve clusters of situations that include being outside the h...
  • December 1999 Realism Literature Vanspanckeren
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    A Study Of Literature "Isms' Essay, Research Study Of Literature "Isms' People change through every generation. But the bidding force through all the generations has been literature. There are four essential classifications for literature, romanticism, realism, naturalism, and existentialism. Romanticism centers "around art as inspiration, the spiritual and aesthetic dimension of nature, and metaphors of organic growth' (VanSpanckeren, "The Romantic Period: Essayist and Poets'). VanSpanckeren sa...