RCC Driver Essay
Fire Apparatus Headlights
Headlights are essential to a fire apparatus. Without them the driver would not be able to be see during responses after dark, and would also far less visible to others during the daytime. Headlights come in a few different styles. The three compaired here will be Halogen, Xenon, and LED headlights. They will be compaired on their economics, effectiveness, and overall safety.
Halogen bulbs are the most popular headlight in use…
Currently the Southport volunteer fire department is experiencing major issues that are impacting the department. The department is struggling to figure out how to resolve major issues. These issues resolve around how can the volunteer fire department better serve the citizens in the Village of Southport and the Town of Fairfield. This requires the department to focus on working towards its mission and strategic goals. The mission of the fire department is to protect the lives and property of…
There are environmental and economical factors that need be considered into the decision of whether or not to approve the construction of the Keystone Pipeline XL. My personal opinion based on a strictly economical standpoint would be to approve it, reason being; it would create construction jobs and increase the supply of crude oil to the refineries in Texas. Thus, improving our economy. According to Kennedy from CBS News, “If Keystone were approved, (James Bambino of Platts, a provider of…
The Significance of Simplifying Your Life
When in a situation do you consciously think about your initial feelings to the circumstance? This is one of the questions that is focused on in the article “How to Simplify Your Life” by Melissa Escaro. In her article, Melissa discussing strategies to help people grow in their personal growth. She discusses a few circumstances she has been in and provides good advice for helping to simplify your life.
Simplifying your life is very important in personal…
1. Name one energy technical innovative design?
2. Identify one technical innovative design you would like to investigate?
3. List the advantages of your technical innovative design?
• Wind power is a clean fuel source
• Wind power is sustainable
• It is very cost effective
• Wind turbines are being built on farms and ranches
• Wind energy can create jobs
4. List disadvantages of your technical innovative design.
• Noise disturbances
• Threat to wildlife
• Wind can…
Movie Analysis 2
John Singletons Higher Learning emphasizes many idealistic issues about the campus system through through a rare and eccentric view. The controversies bought up in the film are intended to represented the objective meaning of learning. It doesn’t just show the importance of education but, illustrates how society sees us, and how we see ourselves in terms of preconceived stereotypes, norms, and even discrimination. Singleton presents…
The Emerging Adulthood
Traditionally becoming an adult means to have reached the five milestones of completing school, leaving home, becoming financially independent, marrying and having a child. Robin Henig’s “What is it about 20-Somethings?” and Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt’s “The Coddling of the American Mind” both discuss this transition to adulthood in the western society and how it has been delayed. This gap between adolescence and adulthood can be referred to as the emerging…
Both the reading and the lecture attempt to discuss what the story of the weapon called "burning mirror" was in the Greeks navy who defended themselves with the Roman navy. While the lecture states three reasons for taking advantages of this weapon, not only does the lecturer disagrees with them, but she also presents some evidence to refute them all.
First, the author maintains that the technology for manufacturing a class of large copper sheet for burning mirror could not exist in that time.…
risk another may have already overcome that risk.
The term risky play is frequently used though is not fully understood. If it is not fully understood it cannot be effectively put into practice. The benefit of risky play on children's overall development is phenomenal. It encourages children to explore, have a go, build on what they know, increase concentration, be creative, problem solving.…
Clara Barton was a woman of incredible stamina and valor to whom America as a whole owes much. Her efforts in the Civil War are well remembered and well documented. Her bravery in helping wounded soldiers on the battlefield set her apart from other women of her time, initiating her social work for years to come. The skills she learned as a child she used for the good of humanity. The far reaching influence of Clara Barton’s tireless work helped to drastically improve the healthcare of the…