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  • Quail Observation Essay

    Day 1 Notes The first time I observed the family of Quails was June 5th, 2016 at 5:30 PM. I located them at 61st St and E Gold Dust Avenue. Their habitat included a mowed lawn and field of rocks (apache pink). The weather condition was mildly warm evening. A brief description of quails observed: the male has a generally blueish gray body. He has a black plume extending from his forehead. The fur covering his scalp is maroon. His face is black, though he has white facial markings (extends from throat to the side of his eyes, almost like a beard). His wings and back are brownish. The male’s feet are pink-colored. He is about 12 cm in height. The female Quail had similar physical characteristics except her general fur color is light brownish and…

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  • The Reasons And Cons Of The Treaty Of Guadalupe Hidalgo

    To end the war between Mexico and the United States the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo was established. Article X conducted that any territory that previously belonged to Mexico, now within the limits of the U.S. would be respected as valid, to the same extent of the land grants would be valid. Basically meaning that all land grants that had originally been made by the Mexican government would continue to be valid. It seemed as if the U.S. government could see that these lands that were continuing…

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  • Margarita Suarez's Play

    Margarita is a first generation American teen, whose families origins are from Cuba. Throughout the written text, we can also identify her Latin roots due to the dialogues used in all scenes by both her and the rest of the characters who are immediate family. Both Spanish and English are used by the author, however the primary informal language used by the characters is in English. Margarita during the course of the play is competing in a swimming tournament along the pacific ocean, swimming…

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  • The Importance Of Transportation Management

    Stockton’s transportation managers would implement ways to get greener vehicles, while Manteca’s transportation managers may campaign to save water because of the drought. In addition, the state environment of transportation policies affects the majority of the local transportation management. This would be all local transportation management in the state of California. For example, Caltrans Strategic Management Plan states that their mission is to “Provide a safe, sustainable, integrated, and…

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  • Loneliness And Forgiveness In John Steinbeck's Of Mice And Men

    Loneliness, friendship, and forgiveness are just a few of the key elements in the book Of Mice And Men.The book shows lots of emotion and sorrow. Candy,Crooks, and Curley's wife show the most emotion of loneliness and sorrow. Crooks once said “Guys dont come into a colored mans room very much.Nobody been here but slim. Slim an’ the boss”. In John Steinbeck’s Of Mice And Men, the characters tend to act stubborn and strong but deep down there is more to it, every human should have a person in…

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  • Narrative Essay About Vacation

    Our Vacation This essay is about my family’s awesome vacation. We went to Arizona and California. We did a bunch of fun things like Universal Studios, and Griffith Observatory. It was really awesome and i’m going to tell you about it. It was June 5 2015, wich was my birthday. We got out of school and got on an airplane at the Idaho Falls airport. It was my first time on an airplane and it was my birthday so, the pilot let me sit in the cockpit. I videoed the take off on my Ipod and loved the…

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  • San Fernando Valley Community Characteristics

    meet the needs of the community would include implementation of interventions within the community. According to Weil, Gamble & Ohmer (2009), social planning is a model of community practice which can take place on a neighborhood to regional level to induce change. This intervention works to unite members of a local community to improve conditions, work toward social and economic development planning, and community wide planning. The use of the National Association of Planning Councils, for…

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  • Giant Sequoia Essay

    BOTANICAL GARDENS Photograph 1: Giant Sequoia, Sequoiadendron giganteum, (Lindl.) J.Buchh. (sequoiadendron giganteum, 2017) The giant Sequoia is the world’s largest tree it is native to California, when the tree is mature its bark is a red/ brownish colour. The physical characteristics of the giant Sequoia include, its ability to resist forest fires due to its extraordinarily thick bark which can grow to 6 meters wide, fire is a huge reason young giant Sequoia trees die. The bark of the tree…

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  • The Advantage Of Affirmative Action

    benefited a group of people more than others. Initially, affirmative action was meant for federal contractors. Although, they were supposed to employee people without regards to their race, color, or national origin, studies have shown “that affirmative action helps white woman” (Nittle) more than women or men of color. In the Supreme Court case of Abigail Fisher versus the University of Texas, ironically, she is the type of person affirmative action benefits the most. But the ban of…

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  • Importance Of Relationship In John Steinbeck's Of Mice And Men

    George, after he promised lennie’s aunt to take care of him. George would go later on and take care of lennie through tough situations Lennie got involved in.Although he would get frustrated after, George still took care of Lennie due to him understanding Lennie better than anyone and accepting Lennie for who he is. “You get used to goin’ around with a guy and you can't get rid of him” (George on discussing about Lennie, page 41, chapter 3). But another question pops up too: why does Lennie…

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