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Special senses 4.1: Eye and vision

Revision questions:

If the ciliary muscles relax, zonular fibres are __________ and the lens is ____________.What three adjustments occur when looking at objects <6m away? ie: closea) ______________________________________________________________________b) ______________________________________________________________________c) ______________________________________________________________________Which cranial nerve is responsible for these changes? ________________________________________________________________________Describe myopia and how it might be corrected.

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Compare and contrast rods and cones. RodsCones           Is the bipolar cell disinhibited during phototransduction in the dark or light? ________In the visual pathways, which fibres decussate at the optic chiasm?  _________________Define the following:Accommodation _____________________________________________________________________Convergence

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Constriction

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Multiple Choice Questions.

The muscle that relaxes when focussing in the distance is:Aqueous humorLensFovea centralisCiliary muscleRetina The area of greatest visual acuity is:Aqueous humorLensFovea centralisCiliary muscleRetina Photoreceptors are located in the ______________.Aqueous humorLensFovea centralisCiliary muscleRetina The mucous membrane that….

Paper about a high profile manager (one of the eleven CEOs listed below)

You will be required to turn in a 5 page research paper about a high profile manager (one of the eleven CEOs listed below). Please include information about this person’s personal and professional background, management style and skills and research about why this person is (or is not) such an effective manager/leader. Please also address his/her display of social responsibilities, ethical practices and any supported regulations. You should utilize at least three articles dated from 2008 to present as references.

You may pick one of the following high profile CEOs as the topic of your paper (pictures on the left):

Meg Whitman (Hewlett Packard/eBay)Eric Schmidt (Google)Antonio Reid (Epic Records)Brenda C. Barnes (Sara Lee)John T. Chambers (Cisco Systems)Andrea Jung (Avon)Gary Kelly (Southwest)Kenneth C. Frazier (Merck & Co, Inc)Elon Musk (Tesla Motors, and….

What is the payback period for a restaurant (finish Table 1 of the reading)?

QUESTIONS1. What is the payback period for a restaurant (finish Table 1 of the reading)?2. How big a factor is the bar in Benihana’s profitability? See the Benihana Simulation ResultsPreview the <link is hidden> file.3. Is Benihana constrained by its capacity?4. In 10 words or less, what is the secret to Benihana’s success?

Go to: Benihana: A New Look at an Old Classic

Excel File: Benihana Simulation Results Preview the document includes 15 simulated days of operations under different scenarios. The results were generated using the following parameters and assumptions, which closely reflect the real-life setting for a typical Benihana restaurant:

Customers arrive in party sizes ranging from 2 to 12, with an average of 4.Party inter-arrival times are generated by an exponential probability distribution, with an average of 4….

Review of Economics and Global Trade

Part 1. Report -Sections (=75 pts)A. Overview (10 pts)B. History And Political System (10 pts)C. Review of Economics and Global Trade (15 pts)D. Weaknesses & Threats, Strengths & Opportunities (15 pts)Be sure to address: What current global issues, posing threat, are impacting this country and how? IE. BrexitWhat current global issues, offering opportunities, are impacting this country and how?F. More Interesting Cultural Facts about Conducting Business (25 pts)Business, workplace & meeting etiquetteFood and Dining and EtiquetteGender DifferencesMarriage and DivorceChildren and EducationSocial GreetingHolidaysThe ArtsLiterature and Writing Initiatives

Starter resources:<link is hidden>Country-Your source for statistical data for 202 countries around the world. Find out more about their history, economy and political conditions.

<link is hidden> Unsplash The internet’s source of freely-usable images. Powered by creators everywhere.<link is hidden> /> The World Factbook….

Provide a profile of the juvenile, including his or her mental illness and offense committed.

Review the attached resources.

Imagine you are tasked with developing a psychometrically based self-report instrument for a juvenile inmate or offender.

Research the evidence-based approach for assessment risk, need, and responsivity (RNR) model.

Develop a 175-word case study for this juvenile inmate or offender who has a mental illness that contains the following:

Provide a profile of the juvenile, including his or her mental illness and offense committed.Specify the risk principle, need principle, and responsivity principle for this juvenile related to his or her mental illness.

Why might Muhammad seem at first an unlikely founder of a new religion? What is the significance of his hegira?

1. Why might Muhammad seem at first an unlikely founder of a new religion? What is the significance of his hegira?2. List the five pillars of Islam. What does adherence to these principles promote?

3. In what ways is Islam similar to Judaism? to Christianity?

4. Why must the Qur’an be read and recited only in Arabic? How does this requirement distinguish the Qur’an from the Bible?

5. What role does calligraphy play in Islam? Why do you think calligraphy and geometric shapes influence Muslim art so much?

6. What stopped and eventually reversed the Moors’ conquests in Western Europe? What are some results of the centuries the Moors controlled much of Spain?

7. What inspired the Taj Mahal? How does this memorial retain its beauty today?

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Describe the various influences that made up the eighteenth-century American political philosophy known as “Republican Ideology”

Exam Part 2—Essay Question, write on one (1) of the following questions. (50% of Exam–100 points)

You will write an essay in your own words answering the question. Once you are done (taking whatever time you need—this section is not timed), you must submit your answer as a MS Word file (Note: answers will be checked by <link is hidden> for academic integrity violations).

Try to include information from lectures, documents, and the text in your answer. Be as specific as possible in your essay, using terms, dates, and other material from the lectures and other class materials. This is the time to show me you know this material. You are free to use the class PowerPoints, your notes, and the class readings (both textbook and primary documents) as sources….

Leadership Theories in Practice

A walk through the Business section of any bookstore or a quick Internet search on the topic will reveal a seemingly endless supply of writings on leadership. Formal research literature is also teeming with volumes on the subject.

However, your own observation and experiences may suggest these theories are not always so easily found in practice. Not that the potential isn’t there; current evidence suggests that leadership factors such as emotional intelligence and transformational leadership behaviors, for example, can be highly effective for leading nurses and organizations.

Yet, how well are these theories put to practice? In this Discussion, you will examine formal leadership theories. You will compare these theories to behaviors you have observed firsthand and discuss their effectiveness in impacting your organization.

To Prepare:

Review the….

What structural and functional aspects of the lungs are impacted by pneumonia?

The purpose of this 1,500 word essay is for you to showcase your understanding of normal anatomy & physiology, and to explain how your case study impacts homeostasis. You are encouraged to use subheadings to give your essay structure and flow. To help you with your assignment, we have provided some suggested subheadings, and some tips on what to include for each section. These are recommendations only, please adapt them to suit your case study and writing style. We recommend that your essay closely reflects the structure of the marking rubric, and that you carefully read each section for its requirements. In our descriptions below, we have included the relevant section of the marking rubric; read these carefully and incorporate them into each section.

Pneumonia:

Samreet contracts a….

If the two partners in one relationship differ in their choices concerning having children, what implication does that have for their shared future

Some couples remain childfree by choice. Others want a family. If the two partners in one relationship differ in their choices concerning having children, what implication does that have for their shared future?

What are some advantages and disadvantages of having children today? How can society’s expectations of parents become more realistic?