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  • To Kill A Mockingbird: Southern Tomboy

    name Jean Louise and prefers breeches over skirts. Everyone who cares about her wonders if she will ever mature into a young lady. That is due to her many rampages and getting in trouble. Besides being a tomboy, Scout displays spunky, outspoken, and foul mouthed traits. In every chapter, Scout demonstrates her spunky behavior. Especially when it comes to running around with her brother Jem and friend, Dill. She is very particular about what she decides to do and will voice her…

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  • Short Summary: The Oklahoma City Thunder

    Kawhi Leonard couldn't get the loose ball before the buzzer sounded. But on the inbounds pass, Waiters elbowed San Antonio guard Manu Ginobili to push him out of the way, which should have been whistled an offensive foul and gave the Spurs possession "On the floor, we did not see a foul on the play," referee Ken Mauer told reporters. "However, upon review we…

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  • Ethical Cheating In Sports

    considered a strategic foul, because it can create a 4-on-4 situation, which allows for more room out on the ice for skaters to make plays on both sides. I also agree that strategic fouls are a fair form of cheating because they can add an incentive for a player to help their team win. On 2/3/2016, I was working the Ball State Women’s basketball game against Akron. During the game, I saw women from both teams taking strategic fouls in an attempt to help their team achieve victory. While fouls…

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  • Order Versus Chaos In Macbeth By William Golding

    persuaded by the good fortune that comes with chaos, so he does corrupt things to reach the top, but in doing so those who were his ally lost trust in him and ended up being his downfall. A famous quote from Macbeth, said by three witches “Fair is foul, and foul is fair” (I,i,11) is a perfect example of how order and…

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  • Basketball And Hoop Tactics: The Evolution Of Basketball

    While conducting research on the evolution of basketball , many sources which I used gave many viewpoints on how basketball has changed. These sources stated that basketball has made a dramatic change since the beginning of its creation. These sources argue that basketball will continue to evolve in efforts to benefit the sport , which in return will cement basketball’s legacy forever. Basketball has undergone many changes since the beginning of its creation, from rules to the equipment. The…

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  • Eat Sleep Play Basketball

    Basketball has started just from a school game to becoming one of the best known sports. In this research report, I will be writing about the history of basketball, how it's played today and some other features. Basketball has been a big impact in my life I almost play every day to be the best. And one of my favorite quotes is Eat sleep play basketball. So in this research report I will discuss the history of basketball. Basketball was created on December 1881 in Springfield, Massachusetts by…

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  • James Naismith Free Throw Essay

    rule number 7, that stated “if either side makes consecutive fouls it shall count a goal for the opponents.” Today, we know it as free-throw was put into place for more than 115 years ago. Soon after, he noticed that it was too severe of a penalty, and adapted it so that all field goals were three points, and all fouls were an automatic one point. Of course, that’s when he started realizing that it proved to be a serious offense to foul a player. He decided that who was fouled that would be…

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  • Basketball Vs. Dr. Naismith: The Sport Of Basketball

    shouldering, pushing, striking, holding, or tripping in any way. This rule still occurs today, but with different penalties. The sixth rule is that a foul is striking the ball with a fist, or a violation of rule 3 and 4. This rule is still current today, he ball cannot be struck with a fist or kicked. The seventh rule is that if either team makes three fouls in a row, it counts as a…

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  • Effects Of Unprofessional Language In The Workplace

    The modern workplace offers many opportunities for communications between employees. In addition to face-to-face conversations, there is email, telephone, and text messaging. In recent times, it is becoming common for workers to use unprofessional language in their communications with each other. Unprofessional language is using language that is not expected nor appropriate in a workplace by an employee creating an uncomfortable and sometimes hostile environment. Unprofessional language comes in…

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  • Theme Of Deception In Macbeth

    witches. Women characters are portrayed as manipulative and deceiving characters throughout the play. In the very first scene, it begins with the witches saying “Fair is foul, and foul is fair”. In other words, this can be seen as advice from the witches indicating that playing “fair” will not let you achieve your ambitions, but playing “foul” will allow you to get what you want. This also foreshadows the upcoming deception in the world…

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