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    Zero, zero is the number of push-ups I could do at the beginning of the year. It was really pathetic and I was really embarrassed that I couldn’t even do one. I went home and looked at what the average push-ups a 13 year old boy should be able to do, it was 13, a lot more than I could do obviously. Now I can do 13 without collapsing. That is why I feel I grew in upper body muscular endurance this year in Wellness & Fitness. Something that showed my growth was the 30 Day Challenge. We did the 30 Day Challenge in first quarter. The 30 Day Challenge took place in September and October. The 30 Day Challenge was created so we could increase our endurance in either, upper body, core, or cardiovascular endurance. Upper body endurance is your muscles from your arms to your chest, and is demonstrated by how many pushups you can do. Cardiovascular endurance is how long you can do a cardio activity (An activity that works your heart) and is demonstrated by how fast you can run the mile. Core endurance is your abdominal muscles and is shown by how many sit-ups you can do. First we took three tests, a pushup test, a sit-up test, and we ran the mile. I then selected to train my upper body muscular endurance, because I did worst in pushups.…

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    Meek Mill Push-Up

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    home. Needless to say, push-ups are one of the best exercises ever invented. However, according to Meek Mill, an American based rapper, push-ups are not only a source of physical strength but also earns you $20. In a video captured by fans, Meek Mill is seen offering an elderly homeless man $20 only if he does 20 push-ups. Though quite skeptical, the man agrees and goes down for 20 push-ups. With that said, there is much interest as to how to do push-ups in the right way. Probably, it is the…

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    The challenge really hit the ground running this past summer. A recent article I found on the Military Times website talked about the challenge starting this past April by paratrooper Sgt. Gabe Gonzalez. He wanted to start something to bring awareness to the epidemic so he took a video of him doing 22 push-ups and posted in on Instagram. “Gonzalez found something that he could do. It wouldn’t bring his friends back, but it might just help in a small way to turn the tide of what some experts call…

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    After the younger son spends all his inheritance and flounders in the mud with the pigs, he returns to his father’s house. Receiving grace and mercy from the, the younger son is welcomed and a feast is thrown for him. Reading over this section, I believe, the father receiving his son with loving arms is the climax; however, interestingly enough, the denouement does not tie up the story. Rather, I feel as though it unties it with the revealing of the older brother. The parable is left on a…

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    the press shows off its prowess by publicly demoralizing individuals within the society. The press publishes articles with false stories that tarnish out the image and dignity. The press misrepresents the truth by showing the public that Katharina engages casually in sexual activities and that she is of an improper behavior when in fact she is quite the opposite. In the film, the actual Katharina is nicknamed by her friends us "the nun", an indication of her being the opposite (Zipes, 1977). The…

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    Cookie Research Papers

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    Are you spending a lot of unnecessary time baking or having trouble creating uniform goodies? If you love decorating and baking you will need a cookie press in your kitchen. This is an appliance for making pressed cookies like the spritzback. It has a cylinder with a plunger which is used to eject dough through a small hole on the other end. It has interchangeable perforated plates with holes in various shapes or a narrow opening to eject the cookie dough in ribbons. This device will help you…

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    Character Education in Up Disney-Pixar is the undisputed king of the animation film industry. Each of their productions is synonymous with “Top Grossing” and commandes raving fanatics and 5 stars ratings. “Up” is no exception. As the title suggests, “Up” is a movie that with each viewing seems only to bring the enjoyment and fantastical pleasure gleaned from this movie up. One of innumerous Disney films that are regarded as instant classics, Up was created in 2009 and to the surprise of no…

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    The Greatest Invention of All Time The greatest invention of all time is the printing press, the printing press is the greatest invention of all time for a few reasons. The printing press allowed people to purchase books for a cheaper price and to learn more without having a teacher telling them what they need to know. The invention of the printing press also made a lot of the stories and information that people spread a lot more precise and correct. Before the printing press came to be,…

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    Printing Press Essay

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    gun powder, the compass, and the printing press. While all three have been respectively relevant throughout history, with gun powder changing the face of modern warfare; the compass evolved into the GPS and other direction giving devices. The printing press is the one invention that still stands out as one of the most positively beneficial inventions of all time, because of its ability to duplicate and spread knowledge to the masses. Creating a well informed and better educated public. The…

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    The Printing press started an era of education and freedom, starting in Mainz, Germany with its creator Gutenberg. The Printing press was the first mechanical printing system that allowed the general public, and even the lower classes, access to books. Locations of the printing press boomed from 1471 to 1500 showing all of the information being spread in different locations. (DOC A) Due to the printing press, many changes and new discoveries were able to happen. Two important consequences of the…

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