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    A diesel mechanic is a great career choice because of the many job opportunities. Mechanics get to be hands on with the engines that power many of the vehicles in today 's world. “Although being a diesel mechanic is a hard job because you get your knuckles busted every once in a while, knowing that being a successful mechanic and doing the job quick and efficient makes up for the blood and sweat” said David Anderson. “Being a diesel mechanic every day is a new challenge that needs to be resolved in a timely manner” he further stated. Diesel mechanics typically follow a checklist of procedures, test drive the vehicle to be able to diagnose the problems, report the problem to be repaired to the appropriate person, use specialized tools to make the repair or complete maintenance on the vehicle or equipment. There are different types of diesel “workers”. There are technicians and mechanics. Their job descriptions are different depending on their education or experience. A beginner technician or mechanic may start of gaining skills while they do general housekeeping in the shop and get individualized hands on training from a skilled mechanic or technician. This would be titled an entry level employee. A technician will be responsible for keeping the vehicle in good repair, provide maintenance and diagnose the problems. They report their findings to the mechanic who will do the hands on work. Mechanics are considered the laborer who will do the “fixing” of the problem…

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    first 4 years after the war Caterpillar tractors were artillery tractor and Holt started to be a military supplier. Soon the company faced a crisis after the artillery tractors were returned from Europe to be added to his inventory. After struggling and Holt's death the company accepted the banks conditions to stop producing the heavy tractors and keep small ones.…

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    ⌂ Home Melanie ⚙ Help Press ? for keyboard shortcuts. What does the pest look like? Caterpillars are the larval stage of butterflies and moths. They have soft, segmented bodies with a head, thorax and abdomen. The thorax contains three pairs of jointed legs that have hooks and the abdomen has five pairs of stumpy legs. Caterpillars are often the same color as the leaves so they are hard to spot. Cutworms: the adults are gray to dark brown moths with wingspans of 1.25 to 1.75 inch(3 to…

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    and I know that they are becoming an issue in other parts of Ohio as well. I was able to witness some of the damage they have done while removing defoliated trees in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Gypsy moths are a non-native, invasive species that, over the past decade, have been coming into the state from Pennsylvania and Michigan. The moth undergoes a complete metamorphosis and while a caterpillar it has the ability to feed on over three hundred species of trees and shrubs and cause serious…

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    After every death of a caterpillar, there is a birth of a butterfly. But have you ever considered how caterpillars are aware of their nearing death, yet they accept their fate and live within the butterfly with an alternative perspective and values, isn’t that what you call ‘discovery’? Discoveries can be confronting and thus lead an individual to form a new perception of themselves, hence is able to guide another individual to the right path. This aspect of the ‘discovery’ is explored trough…

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    female-biased sex ratios of A. opuntiarum. Based on our previous experimental observations, we have developed a new rearing protocol, in which we replaced artificial diet with the natural diet which included cactus cladode with the addition of frass from cactus-fed Cactoblastis. Additionally, the mating of A. opuntiarum is conducted in clear containers, in a shaded area. These experimental modifications significantly improved the rearing process of A. opuntiarum. The average female to male sex…

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    Another week has zoomed by! The kindergartners are settling in and are busy learning school procedures and practicing self-control. We are practicing recognizing letters, sounds, and numbers. We are working on letters/sounds for Bb, (butterfly) Cc, (caterpillar) Mm, (monarch) and Ss. (smile) We are learning to recognize our classmates ' names and recognizing color words! We have 1 growing caterpillar. Ten of our caterpillars have entered the third stage of metamorphosis! We were excited…

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    looking insects may be evolved to live their best life, but they sure do look weird doing it. Check them out for yourself below - but first, grab that bug spray. Number Ten: Tailed Emperor Butterfly Caterpillar.The tailed emperor butterfly caterpillar can be found in Australia during spring. Though its body resembles that of a normal caterpillar, its head is covered in armor and pointy horns. Though this is a fairly normal defense mechanism in the insect kingdom, to humans, it's truly bizarre. …

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    The lesson called Home Grown Caterpillars is a lesson about the transformation of a caterpillar to a butterfly (life cycle process) while creating a three dimensional piece of art to express idea, experience, or story. The story associated with this lesson is The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The art piece is a replica of the caterpillar during a butterfly’s life cycle made out of grass seed, soil, stockings, pipe cleaners, and googly eyes. This lesson would be considered an art enhanced lesson…

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    very sad and didn’t know what to do. He began crying and was full of guilt since it was his responsibility these insects had died. Little did he know the bright green caterpillar was still in its…

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