Daily Archives: April 19, 2021

App research paper on Psychosis

The paper is to be written in MlA format with app research in the essay on Psychosis in the news. I will leave the rubric in files and the syllabus. Read articles related to the Psychology illness or disorder that you chose and write a four to six page APA formated paper describing the psychological illness or disorder. See directions below. As soon as you choose your topic begin your research, post it on the discussion board in a thread in the subject area so no one else duplicates your choice of topic and if someone else already posted your topic, consider another. Your research paper will be up to six pages, no longer. You will post your summary in the discussion board when you have finished your….

Monument Hill and Kreische Brewery State Historic Site

Identify the type, configuration, size, depth, and material of the foundation. The strength of the material of the foundation and the presumptive or allowable bearing strength of the soil must be identified. Any relationship to water – distance to any bodies, level below grade (the water table), construction or drainage provided must be identified along with the effect, if any, on the footing design.

The foundation members and materials should be described, including the 28-day design strength, cf′, for reinforced concrete if used, or other material allowable stress or limiting capacity from LRFD. The depth of the foundation below grade must be stated to contextualized the effect of the design on the soil, along with any mechanism to drain or contain soil water. The relationship to the water….

What determines whether or not Lena could sublet to Maya?

Short Answer Questions – 8 marks each

Please refer to the relevant legal concepts, terms and principles in your answer. Define and explain any legal concepts, terms and principles that you use. You do not need to use the Legal Issue, Rule, Application and Conclusion method.

1. Lena entered into a two-year lease with Nadine, the landlord, to rent a small workshop. Once the lease was made, Lena promptly sublet the workshop to Maya. Maya damaged one of the windows in the workshop.

A) What determines whether or not Lena could sublet to Maya? (2 Marks)

B) Is Lena liable to Nadine for the damaged window? Why or why not? Be sure to include an overview of the applicable law and key definitions in your explanation. (6 Marks)

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Health Care Organization/Facility

Health Care Organization/FacilityIdentify the type and name of your non-profit organization.Organization/Facility MissionOrganization/Facility VisionProvide a substantial overview of your organization.Geographical locationSize (e.g., approximate number of employees)Data ExaminationExternal environment of your selected organization/facility:City/geographical demographics: Using City-Data online (http://www.city-data.com/) categorize the following:Population (Total population, male population, and female population).Median age rangeMedian household incomeRacial demographicsSearch the internet and gather relevant general information regarding:Common medical conditions in geographical area:Rationalize how your organization will cater to the medical conditions within the given area.Number and type of existing health care organizations and facilities in the area:Identify how your organization will differ from the organizations currently present in the area.Surrounding Cities/Towns:Create a table to compare and contrast 2 adjacent cities/towns with the city/town your organization is located in. The table should compare and contrast the same components as….

Taking a Stand Position Paper

Taking a Stand Position Paper: For this assignment, students willwrite about a “current event” that is related to a topic insport sociology (e.g., race, class, gender, sexuality, ability, violence, deviance, youth sport, college sport, subcultures, etc.). This event will involve sport and most likely have some controversial component.  Examples of appropriate events include things like the controversy surrounding the Washington Redskins or Cleveland Indians logo; specific cases of performance enhancing drug use; San Antonio Spurs hiring Becky Hammon; collegiate student-athletes being paid; domestic abuse in the NFL; kneeling for the National Anthem; USA Gymnastics sexual abuse case, backlash toward American gymnast, Gabby Douglas.The list is endless! 

Students are responsible for researching/reading information (e.g., magazine/Internet articles, television programs, research studies) related to their selected topic. I encourage students to….

The Chemistry of Digestion

The Chemistry of Digestion

What is important to understand about the chemistry of digestion is that we consume macromolecules in our diet: proteins, carbohydrates, and fats or lipids; and through chemical digestion the substances are broken down into their simplest parts: amino acids, monosaccharides or simple sugars, and fatty acids. Enzymes, proteins that are used to catalyze these reactions are made by our bodies. It is amazing to witness, and in the test tube we can see the results of enzymes and their role in digestion.

A lactose intolerant person, for example, simply fails to produce lactase. Lactase is the enzyme necessary to breakdown lactose.  Maltase breaks down maltose, and sucrase breaks down sucrose.

Click on and watch the two Digestive Experimental videos and answer the following questions. 

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Managing A Team’s Resources

Assignment Content Your team has been humming along for a little over a week now. The conflicts that appeared last week seem to have subsided. However, your supervisor has just informed you that the deadline for completing your team’s goal has been moved up by two weeks. You now have less time to complete the same amount of work. Your supervisor has asked for a short summary on your plan for achieving the goal within your shortened timeline. Write a 350- to 525-word summary on how you will manage the team’s resources in the face of these new timelines. Answer the following questions in your summary:How many people are on your team? What are their roles? What are their skill sets? How can these be rearranged to meet the new….

Financing State Government Assignment

Texas Budget Assignment

Last year, Texas legislators approved a $251 billion biennial budget to fund our state government for the next two years. Amazingly, Greg Abbott did not issue a single line-item veto – the first governor since Allan Shivers in 1955 to sign a budget without a single change.

Take a look at the Texas Tribune’s budget breakdown:

https://apps.texastribune.org/features/2019/house-senate-texas-budgets-2020/ (Links to an external site.)

and Texas Tribune’s article about the passage of the bill:

https://www.texastribune.org/2019/05/26/texas-budget-house-senate-2019/ (Links to an external site.)

For this assignment, you are now a state representative serving on the House Appropriations Committee, which is the budget-writing committee chaired until this year by Rep. John Zerwas (R-Richmond), an anesthesiologist who is retiring this year after 12 years in the House of Representatives. For this assignment, you represent the district where you….

Legislative Tracking Assignment

For our final assignment of the semester, write an essay about the five bills you’ve been tracking all semester. 

Discuss the progress and current status of each one, and what you’ve learned about each one. If there were hearings, mention some of the people who testified and who they represented. If there were votes, talk about those. I know the legislature has a few weeks to go. What do you think will happen to each of your bills? How would you vote on each of them if you were a member of the state legislature?

Submit in Word. Cite your sources.

BELOW YOU WILL FIND BILLS IVE BEEN TRACKING

Tracking Update

H.B. 174 by Canales (Textbooks)- 02/25/2021 H Referred to Ways & Means.

S.B. 125 by Johnson (Texas….

Port Development, involving ports and networks of services and how port policy impacts them

Select a peer-reviewed article from the university library, agency website, or GAO report dealing with some aspect of Port Development, involving ports and networks of services and how port policy impacts them. 

1. Prepare a minimum of 10 slide PowerPoint Presentation dissecting the article that was selected. The presentation should be in APA format citing appropriate sources. Remember that as with all papers this too needs a separate title and reference page. This assignment will be graded on content, grammar, and format.  Each PowerPoint slide needs to show depth, detail, reference to the text materials (use quotation marks/citations when material is copied word for word) and real-world examples to support any general points.  Keep your submissions concise, focused, and succinct.  Quality is preferred, and not quantity of verbiage. 

Submit each assignment presentation in APA format….