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Academic Paper Evaluation and Suggestions

Referencing definitely needs improvement. It is unclear in lines 35-49 of page 2, whether the author is still referring to the “Beckers and Bsat (2002)” reference. On page 5 from line 68 to 73, the author gives the definition of the term “information systems development methodology’. However, here again no reference is given. (more…)

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Sample Essays

Essay: Age for Drinking

Sample Essay Other individuals point out to the increase in binge drinking specially on college campuses in which students are engaging in consumption of hard liquor in unsupervised conditions. They use this observation to point out that 19, 20 year olds cannot handle alcohol, they are simply not responsible enough. However some experts give some reasons why  not lowering the drinking age may have worsened the situation. For example according to Professor Engs from Indiana University who has carried out considerable research on this issue, in communities all over the world such as Chinese, Greek and Italian, the drinking age is lower teenagers manage alcohol a lot better, because they are exposed to it at home and it is simply not considered a big deal. (more…)

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Sample Essays

Essay: African-American Communism

Sample Essay An individual with a diverse background he has proven the incredible extent to which American perceptions have changed over the past decades. It proves the point that Orlando Patterson makes about black Americans playing a significant role in American public life. (more…)

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History

Essay: The building of Panama Canal

Sample Essay The Panama Canalis a reminder that it is very hard for man to conquer nature and it requires ingenuity and team effort to bend nature and be able to use it to help meet our needs. It is also a reminder of the fact that at times of difficulty the worst and the best of human nature can be seen. After de Lesseps gave up the project, French courts found him guilty of fraud and bribery in raising funds for the canal and he spent the rest of his years in prison.   Some people may feel that the French gave up the project, were unable to complete it and that it is an accomplishment for Americans alone. However, I feel that the French did much of the groundwork for us. Before starting the project we were aware of what challenges to expect and hence were able to meet them more successfully and were gradually able to complete the project. (more…)

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Business Studies

Essay: The Fed buys securities in the open market

Sample Essay Open market operations are one of the most powerful tools that the Fed possesses to control money supply in the main Market. The Fed buys government securities in the open market when it wants to add to the reserves of the banks. The buying of securities results in an increase of money supply in the market. The process works something like this, the Fed buys up the securities from the reserve bank, after this the bank has basically more funds which to lend to the market basically an increase in money supply. The interest rate is derived from the interactions in the money market which includes demand and supply of money. (more…)

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Business Studies

Essay: The Federal Reserve

Sample Essay The Federal Reserve was established in the year 1913 as a result of The Act of Congress 1913 and at its inception there were only seven members from the Board of Governors (Rabin and Stevens 308). Likewise, Fed was structured in a way that the people taking responsibility of the money supply would be kept independent from those governing the country, which is why it is deemed to be one of the most credible in the world. (more…)

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Eduaction

Essay: The Panama Canal Geographical View

Sample Essay The tidal range between theAtlanticand Pacific end of the canal was significant “20 feet at the Pacific, whereas, the Atlantic range was only about 1 foot” (The Panama Canal). This had the potential to become very dangerous for navigators, a solution in the form of tidal locks (see Map) were built to overcome this danger. (more…)

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Eduaction

Essay: The Koran

Sample Essay The Koran is the holy book of the Muslims. They believe that it was revealed to the their prophet, Muhammad over a period of 23 years and that the revelations were brought to him by the angel Gabriel. For the Muslims the Koran is the ultimate word of Law, its words can never be questioned. Among them those who memorize the Koran, known as the ‘Hafiz’, are greatly respected. Although the verses of the Koran were recorded in writing immediately after they were revealed to the Prophet, it was formed into a book during the time of Abu Bakr the first Caliph after the Prophet Muhammad’s death. (more…)

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