"Summary Of Three Days To See" Essays and Research Papers

  • Summary Of Three Days To See

    Three Days to See This short story deals with how people take advantage of having the privileges to see, hear, and speak. Some people, unfortunately, are blind, deaf, and mute. These unfortunate people take more time to appreciate life and the wonders it has to offer. The author, Helen Keller, is one such person who is blind, deaf, and mute. She believes strongly that people, who are fortunate to have such senses, take life for granted. She also believes strongly...

    Anne Sullivan Macy, Helen Keller International 509  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Days to See

    reads it. Especially to those who only take their day or sight for granted those who hardly appreciate the beautiful things that surround them. It will make you think and realize more about life and all its wonders. You will learn to discern the importance or value every little thing you’ve known no value. If I were given three more seeing days to see before the total relapse of darkness fall into me. I will seize each day and see to it that everything I would do is remarkable and...

    Sky Plaza 1165  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Days to See by Helen Kellar

    "Three Days to See" Helen Kellar (1880-1968) Helen Kellar has proved to be one of the greatest role models of not just disabled people, but also people striving towards a goal. Helen Keller (1880-1968) was born in Alabama, USA. When she grew to be 19 months old, her body was taken from sight and hearing. Through this rough time in her life, she still had hope thanks to the gracious teacher, Anne Sullivan. Through Anne Sullivan's dedication to help someone in need, Helen Kellar learned...

    Anne Sullivan Macy, Blindness, Deafblindness 894  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    important role in one’s life; it is also one of the main themes of the two texts “Three Day Road” by Joseph Boyden, and “Simple Recipes” by Madeleine Thein. The role of memory in the two stories is played from the start to the end, and they are made up by memories. Memory has created a unique feeling in the formation of the two stories. It is obvious that the use of memory telling through the two contexts Three Day Road and Simple Recipes creates a way of healing and purifying the characters’ heart...

    Family, Healing, Life 2020  Words | 5  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    The Three Day Road Kristian Girotto Block 4 Like all things in life, there will always be standouts. We see the examples of the Olympic athlete, the world-renowned singer, the jaw dropping sports car or even the perfect weather. The word we use for them is “unique”. But what makes these things or people so unrivalled? It is their personal qualities that make them so prominent, and without these qualities they would be no different from any other. And, although difficult, it is possible to create...

    Aboriginal peoples in Canada, Canada, Hudson Bay 1860  Words | 5  Pages

  • Three Day Diet Analysis

    on Desire2Learn (D2L). There will be two term exams, a final exam and one written assignment for this course. In addition to the three written exams, you will be required to carry out a 3 day diet analysis of you own diet. Details of this are provided below, but briefly, you will be required to record everything you eat for three days. Your nutrient intake will then be determined using a computer program “Diet Analysis + 8” which will be available on computers in Science SN 3000...

    Computer, Computer program, Computer software 1075  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Impression of Three Days to See

    Impression of three days to see I have read Three days to see many times.Recently . I read it again . Three days to see is a famous essay written byAmerican writer Helen Keller. Miss Keller unfortunately got blind and deaf whenshe was very young, due to misuse of medication. However, She learned alllessons that a healthy woman can do with the help of teacher sullivan andparents. She also mastered serveral foreign languages very well. What's moreshe was admitted into Harvard university .Finally...

    Essay, Helen Keller, Helen Keller International 476  Words | 2  Pages

  • Three Day Blow Vocab

    descriptive phrases tell the reader what time of year it is? Heavy usage of wind terms and the line "The fall wind blew through the barren trees." The names of the two men are: Nick and Bill Why this story is called "The Three-Day Blow"? Because there will be a three-day blow of wind from the lake, knocking all the trees completely barren. Describe the sleeping arrangements in the cottage. The upstairs was open under the roof, almost like a cat walk. What activities do the men engage...

    Alcohol intoxication, Bill W., Father 681  Words | 4  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    Many times the protagonists become the victims of the story and are eventually defeated. This is the case in Joseph Boyden’s Three Day Road. The protagonist, Xavier Bird, is the victim and is eventually defeated by the powers and doings of the people that he encounters during the war, and also by the uncontrollable forces that act upon him during the course of the war. Ultimately, these two factors overpower him and lead to his emotional defeat. First of all, Xavier is victimized and destroyed...

    Boyden Observatory, Emotion, Feeling 983  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Food Intake

    Three Day Food Intake Monica Cova SCI/220 December 18, 2012 Ms. Walker Three Day Food Intake According to "English- Word Information" (2003), “Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside” (Quotes: Eating, Food). During the past three days I have been keeping a journal of my meals in order to determine my intake compared to the daily recommended intake (DRI). The results I am about to share with you were very surprising to me. From the...

    Essential amino acid, Fat, Fatty acid 1130  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    and suffering that they condemned their enemy to during combat. The novel Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden, is a haunting tale of how different people cope with the horrors of war and how this diversity can drive them apart. The two main characters Elijah Weesageechack (Whiskeyjack) and Xavier Bird, young Cree Indian men, leave their home in the bush to defend their country’s honour. In this story, the reader is able to see how Elijah’s personality evolves from a respectful bush Indian who lives off...

    Addiction, Cree, Drug addiction 910  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    Three day road is Joseph Boyden’s first novel, that chronicles the war experience from the perspective of Canadian First Nations People. The main characters are Xavier and Elijah, with Niska being a supporting character. Elijah and Xavier are stationed throughout the trenches of France, during world war one, fighting German and French soldiers. The Novel is told in first person view, offering perspectives from both Xavier and Niska. While Elijah and Xavier come from the same place (the bushes near...

    KILL, Killing vector field, Soldier 1674  Words | 4  Pages

  • Three Day Food Intake

    Food Intake Three Days Food Intake Three Days Healthy eating is important to the human body. Healthy eating provides the body with nutrients and energy to help the body function properly. Nutrients provide the body energy to keep the brain cells active, the heart pumping, and the muscle flexible. Nutrients also help to build strong bones, enhance the circulatory system, and other bodily functions. Healthy dieting means to consume all food groups so the diet can have a variety of fruits, vegetables...

    Carbohydrate, Dietary fiber, Food 855  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road Essay

    Elijah and Xavier were always the best of friends. From the day they met at Residential School, they started to bond, and had a connection as strong as two brothers. However, they were eventually split apart, as Xavier had decided to fulfill his role as a bush Indian, and left with his Aunt Niska to live in the wilderness. When years had passed, Xavier got lonely, and the only person he wanted to have by his side was Elijah; thus, their friendship was rekindled. Now, many years later, they still...

    Eye color, Grey, KILL 1072  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road Summary

    Kyle McCool Summary #1 Section 02 Three Day Road Joeseph Doyden 2005 The Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden starts off in a town called Moose Factory in Canada shortly after WW1. “Auntie” is waiting for the arrival of her nephew, Xavier‘s, friend Elijah. However, she is shocked to find that it is her nephew who returns. She had received a letter that said her nephew had died in the field of battle and that Elijah was wounded, and only had one leg. When her nephew steps...

    Alaska, Boy, Cree 684  Words | 2  Pages

  • three mile accident summary

    SUMMARY OF THREE MILE ISLAND ACCIDENT The Three Mile Island accident was a partial nuclear meltdown which occurred in one of the two Three Mile Island nuclear reactors in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States, on March 28, 1979. It was the worst accident in U.S. commercial nuclear power plant history. The partial meltdown resulted in the release of small amounts of radioactive gases and radioactive iodine into the environment. Epidemiology studies have not linked a single instance of cancer...

    Chernobyl disaster, Failure, Nuclear meltdown 1193  Words | 3  Pages

  • a three-day-tour to Sieam Reap

    victory of the Khmer Empire over the army of the Thai kingdom in the 17th century. This province is the major tourist hub in Cambodia because Siem Reap is the most beautiful place in Southeast Asia. I would like to take you on a tour to show you a three-day-tour visit in some places in Siem Reap province. To begin with, you will visit the South Gate of Angkor Thom where Bayon temple is exactly in centre of the town of Angkor Thom. The city was rebuilt by the king Suryavarman II surrounded with a...

    Angkor, Angkor Thom, Angkor Wat 662  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Days Food-Intake

    Three Days Food-Intake My daily diet should contain a balance of proteins, carbohydrates (carbs), and lipids (collectively called macronutrients). According to Kirby (2011), micronutrients are substances such as vitamins, and minerals that are essential for healthy growth and developments. The body only requires small quantities of micronutrients and without them serious problems can arise. The role of each micronutrient makes proteins, carbohydrates, and lipids equally important in my diet. Proteins...

    Energy, Fat, Glucose 889  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    ­­­­­ Three Day Road By: Wassim Ghadban, edited by Abigayle Atkinson ENG4U Mrs.Potts Arthur Joseph Boyden represents Carl Jung’s idea that humans often create a persona in order to be perceived by society in a certain way through the journey of the main character in the novel ‘Three Day Road’. Joseph Boyden illustrates the idea that war may impact someone to become something they initially weren’t. That being said, World War I, Aboriginal sniper Elijah Weesageechak becomes...

    Canada, Canadian Forces, Canadian Forces Land Force Command 1081  Words | 3  Pages

  • THree Day Food Intake

     Three-Day Food Intake University of Phoenix Human Nutrition SCI/220 Three-Day Food Intake “There's a lot on MyPlate, but there shouldn't be” (Amarante, June 05, 2011, expression 1). My essay will cover the recorded nutrient report from the foods that a typical college student had eaten during in the past three days. The web-based nutrient report that the college student used to record his meals was from MyPlate. “MyPlate is the current nutrition guide published by the United...

    Blood sugar, Eating, Essential nutrient 1044  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three-Day Work or Five-Day Work

    working only three days a week for long hours or working five days a week with a shorter hours which is much more enjoyable for employee. As for me, working five days a week for shorter hours is more convenient for its regularity, consistence and unnecessariness. First, a regular life style is the mainly point I care about. Choosing to work three days a week means that we have to sleep late in night during the work day because of the lengthened work hours. However, in the other four days, on the contrary...

    Eight-hour day, Medical resident work hours, Time 908  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summary of “the Ten-Day Mba”

    Summary of “The Ten-Day MBA” By Li Zhang (Madison) The Ten-Day MBA was written by Steven Silbiger who went to MBA and wanted to share the American Top Ten MBA education’s core knowledge with other people. This book mainly contains the essentials of 9 different areas in business and implies the usefulness of MBA for individuals and businesses. The author explained the 9 core disciplines sequential in the book; start with Marketing and end with...

    Business, Economics, Explanation 675  Words | 3  Pages

  • Helen Keller's “Three Days to See” Analysis

    the simple fragments of life which, together, fabricate the essence of living. As demonstrated in her essay “Three Days to See” Helen brings forward her imagination and desire to further understand the world in a depiction of what she would do should she be given the use of her sight for just 3 days. Over this period, Helen wishes see as much as she can. In the first day Helen wants to see her companions whom have made her “life worth living”. Most people can recognize and distinguish their friends...

    Color, Deafblindness, Faces 802  Words | 2  Pages

  • Three Day Road

                Joseph Bodyen’s, Three Day Road is about survival and difficulties of an Indian soldier on WW1 after returning home. In one situation when Elijah explaining Xavier about their returning home he says, “This is war. This is not home. What’s mad is them putting us in trenches to begin with. The madness is to tell us to kill and to award those of us who do it well” (Bodyen 322). The line shows that with the orders from their superiors the soldiers went into the battlefield and killed innocent...

    HIM songs, KILL, Novel 1107  Words | 3  Pages

  • Nutrition Record of Three Days

    FNN 11 Assignment #2 In order to accommodate my current nutrition status, three days of my dietary intake was recorded and analyzed during the last assignment. In this assignment I reflected some feedback in implementing a nutrition behavior change initiative from the last assignment. It is proven in studies that the most dramatic declines in physical activity occurs between adolescences and young adulthood especially when students are pursuing higher education compared to high school (Bray...

    Exercise, Health, Health care 1053  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Three Day Blow

    “Bitched” The short story “The Three Day Blow” is a lengthy conversation between Nick Adams and his friend Bill, who comes and is jovial at the fact that Nick had just broken up with his girlfriend Marge. They spend their time drinking, and a conversation entails. Nick, understandably, is distraught and saddened by the fact that he has just broken up with Marge, and seeks Bill’s assurance that he in fact, has done the right thing. Bill does not disappoint, but assures and reassures Nick that...

    Bill W., Do the Right Thing, Ernest Hemingway 1122  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    his path of self-destruction. No matter what he does Elijah will continue to evolve as the monster he has become. Xavier finally has to kill Elijah because he knows that that is the only way to stop him. Niska is also powerless because on their three day journey home there is nothing she can do to cure Xavier of his addiction. As hard as she tries to heal Xavier with her story telling, the morphine will eventually take his life. There is also a point in the novel where Niska believes she has lost...

    First person, First-person narrative, Grammatical person 1093  Words | 3  Pages

  • Week three summary

    Week Three Summary The team is to recap what was learned from last week’s assignments, readings, and discussion from class. As a team, each member ranked the six factors of innovation, and a final ranking was agreed upon. A brief description of the assignment will be discussed, highlighting the outcome. Innovation is essential for businesses to remain competitive, and the business not promoting innovations are losing portions of the market. The team learned the Seven Innovation rules to help...

    Innovation, Management, Ranking 783  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road

    has experienced on the battle fields of France and Belgium. He ‘’does not want to sleep and be taken back’’ (Boyden.11) to the dreaded place with four years of his life wasted in dirt and mud. When he does, ‘’the dead friends [he] does not want to see come to visit and accuse [Xavier] acts he did not perform”. (Boyden.10) Even with the daily repetition of shellshock, he is in constant thought of the medicine he cherishes. He feels as if ‘’the morphine is very good, though, a warm blanket that wraps...

    American Battle Monuments Commission, Combat stress reaction, Friendship 1218  Words | 3  Pages

  • summary

    Summary marybeth04102 years, 2 months ago 0  The narrator in "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" is a loyal friend and good-sport character, who is never identified by name. On a quest for his friend to find out information about Reverend Leonidas W. Smiley, the narrator never does discover anything about this Mr. Smiley. Instead he finds Simon Wheeler in Angel's Camp who proceeds to tell him about a man named Jim Smiley. Jim Smiley was a man who would bet on almost anything...

    Angels Camp, California, Calaveras County, California, Frog 2239  Words | 6  Pages

  • S Day Diet Summary

    Morales Morales Page 1 of 3 Writing Skills 040-QA Intro, Summary & Response, Conclusion Final Draft Professor Kay Rudeness at the Movies On average, most Americans go out to public places to eat and for activities. Majority might agree that public outings are no longer as pleasant of an experience. Going to the movies is becoming one of the less appealing outings for the general public. Movie goers alike can see that reasons such as, overly disruptive teens, obnoxious gabbers...

    Audience, Audience theory, Film 719  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summary and Analysis of the Sunne Rising by John Donne

    1/28/13 John Donne: Poems Study Guide : Summary and Analysis of "The Sunne Rising" | GradeSaver Gas Analysis – Setaram www.setaram.com First choice for gas analysis & thermal analysis coupling John Donne: Poems Summary and Analysis by John Donne Summary and Analysis of "The Sunne Rising" Buy PDF Buy Paperback "The Sunne Rising" The poet asks the sun why it is shining in and disturbing him and his lover in bed. The sun should go away and do other things rather than disturb...

    Holy Sonnets, John Donne, Love 1582  Words | 5  Pages

  • Three Day Road: Character Development

    The two main characters in the novel “Three Day Road” by Joseph Boyden; Xavier Bird and Elijah Weesageechack, have many key differences that are illustrated throughout the novel. Xavier is reserved and visceral, while Elijah is self-assured and talkative. Xavier was raised by his Aunt Niska for the Majority of his childhood, opposed to how Elijah was raised in Moose Factory by nuns at a residential school. These factors hold an important responsibility on their personalities and the way that they...

    Christopher Nolan, Difference, Following 1910  Words | 5  Pages

  • Three Day Food Intake Paper

     Three Day Food Intake Paper SCI/220 November 5, 2013 University of Phoenix Three Day Food Intake Paper The proper nutrition plays a major role in having good health. Without the proper nutrients the body cannot function proper and can open the body up to any number of disease like heart disease, some cancers...

    Blood sugar, Carbohydrate, Diabetes mellitus 759  Words | 3  Pages

  • Movie Summary

    Summary This Documentary film was film in an Elementary School named Evergreen Primary School located in Wuhan, China. A teacher from that Elementary School selected three eight-year-old students from her third grade class to participate in an election to run for the class monitor. This three candidates were two boys and one girl who were going to ran for class monitor. Their names were Luo Lei, Cheng Cheng, and Xu Xiaofei. This election was going to be the first democratic election in that specific...

    Democracy, Elections, Elementary school 946  Words | 2  Pages

  • Writing and Summary

    Lecture 2 Summary Writing Teaching aims 1. Students understand what summary writing is. 2. Students learn to write a summary. I. What is a summary? A summary can be defined as a brief restatement, in your own words, of the content of a passage ( a group of paragraphs, a chapter, an article, a book ). This restatement should focus on the central idea of the passage. And it will not contain any of your own opinions or conclusions. A good summary should have three main qualities: brevity, completeness...

    Environment, Grammar, Originality 1303  Words | 4  Pages

  • Three Days Faculty Development Programme

    THREE DAYS FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (FDP) ON ABOUT SOCIETY FOR MANAGEMENT LEARNING Society for Management Learning (SML) is a recognized student organization of Lovely Professional University which is established by a group of dynamic business management students and scholars with an aim to elevate the understanding of practical implementation of management education. This society is committed to provide innovative learning techniques for management professionals. ABOUT RESOURCE PERSON ...

    Confirmatory factor analysis, Econometrics, Factor analysis 641  Words | 4  Pages

  • summary of one day war

    ONE DAY WAR BY JUDITH SOLOWAY KAY The narrative is set in the USA in 2065. It is a momentous time for the American public as it is the bicentenary of the American Civil War. The celebrations have already been the centre of attention for a long while. The celebration is held on the ninth of April, the time when the American Civil War ended. The weather is clear and beautiful. It seems perfectly fit for celebrations in a festive atmosphere. The bicentennial celebration is broadcast by an American...

    American Civil War, Army, Burial 896  Words | 2  Pages

  • Three Days to See by Helen Keller

    for the theory of instruction. Discovery learning, hands-on, experiential, collaborate, project-based, tasked-based are a number of applications that base teaching and learning on constructivism. Bruner (Kearsley, 1999) provides the following Summary of the principles of constructivist learning: 1. Readiness—the child must have the skills needed to complete a task and instruction must be concerned with the experiences and contexts that the child needs to be able to learn. 2. If the task or activity...

    Behaviorism, Education, Educational psychology 493  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summary

    Summary== Colonel Herncastle, an unpleasant former soldier, brings the Moonstone back with him from India where he acquired it by theft and murder during the [[Siege of Seringapatam]]. Angry at his family, who shun him, he leaves it in his will as a birthday gift to his niece Rachel, thus exposing her to attack by the stone's hereditary guardians, who, legend says, will stop at nothing to retrieve it. Rachel wears the stone to her birthday party, but that night it disappears from her room. Suspicion...

    Birthday party, Black-and-white films, Iggy Pop 1517  Words | 4  Pages

  • Three Day Orientation and Training Program

    filled, new employees are required to complete a three-day orientation and training session. In this, new hires will be introduced to the organization, its policies and procedures, and complete a job training program. Orientation and training are very important elements of the employee's job performance. The job supervisor can make or break an employee during this step, depending on if they received adequate training. When arriving at the three-day training session, the new employee will be given...

    Employment, Interview, Management 1182  Words | 4  Pages

  • Three Men in a Boat Chapter Summary

    who is known for sleeping till late, cites an incident of waking up early one morning by chance. Once, his watch went out of order and the time it showed was quarter-past eight. Mistakenly, he woke up at three and rushed to get ready for work. Only when a policeman told him that it was just three o'clock in the morning, he realized his watch was showing the wrong time. George, Harris and Montmorency keep off the cold water George, Harris and Montmorency keep away from the water as it is too cold...

    Bankruptcy in the United States, Punt, Water 2024  Words | 6  Pages

  • Summary

    Venice is a timeless piece and provides great themes to be analyzed for purposes of a book report. The Merchant of Venice is one of Shakespeare's less popular comedies, having been plagued in recent times with complaints of anti-Semitic themes. The summary of this really has to do with the character Shylock, a caricature of a greedy, Jewish money-lender. The two main characters of the story are a Venetian merchant, Antonio, and his Bassanio, who is in love with a wealthy heiress named Portia. Bassanio...

    Antonio, Portia, Shylock 720  Words | 3  Pages

  • Executive Summary

    From: Janera A. Glassburn Date: October 12,2010 Subject: The best facial scrub for under $10 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY I was recently informed that there was going to be a beauty pageant in our town. Several of the young ladies are complaining about a lack of time to get their skin looking fantastic. I was called upon to find a facial scrub that is less than $10, effective in a three week period, and has little negative effects that go along with it, like drying ones skin out or leaving it just...

    Beauty contest, Effectiveness, Eliza Coupe 650  Words | 3  Pages

  • Three Day Road-Niska’s Stories

    While Niska tells Xavier her stories throughout Three Day Road, it helps the two quickly change as characters right before our eyes. While she tells these stories to an unconscious, traumatized Xavier, she grows, and becomes more comfortable with him, and more comfortable sharing the stories. They also they seep into Xavier’s subconscious while he is drifting and help guide him through the hardships he has faced and the ones he is about to go through. When Niska tells Xavier the tails of her life...

    Best Friends, Can't Help Falling in Love, Friendship 1390  Words | 3  Pages

  • 127165570 ACC 291 Week 1 Summary

    291 University of Phoenix Weekly Summary (Week 1) 3 Options to Choose From or Mix and Match Quality Work Do not copy directly. Please use as a guide. Come back for more. Buy the entire course collection and save! http://www.scribd.com/collections/4131080/ACC-291-UOP Weekly Summary for Week 1 Response Option 1 This week I learned about different methods that deal with bad debt and the means to log these debts into journals. There are three main methods of figuring the amount...

    Bad debt, Balance sheet, Depreciation 838  Words | 3  Pages

  • Andromeda Strain Day 2 Summary

    The Andromeda Strain: Day 2, Chapters summary Chapter 5: The Early Hours Manchek leaves a message saying it is vital to call Wildfire alert. The five scientists who have been alerted are Jeremy Stone, Peter Leavitt, Charles Barton, Christian Kirke, and Mark Hall. Stone is handed a file called PROJECT SUMMARY; SCOOP. He also remembered the conference he attended a few years ago that was about the probability of contact between man and alien life forms. He concluded that the most probable contact...

    Extraterrestrial life, Jupiter, Life 764  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summary

    1 UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND PRESS The Spare Room Kathryn Lomer Teachers’ Notes ISBN: 978 07022 3477 4 / AU$18.95 Summary Structure Characters Discussion Drama About the Author 2 2 2 3 4 4 These notes may be reproduced free of charge for use and study within schools but they may not be reproduced (either in whole or in part) and offered for commercial sale. Staff House Road St Lucia QLD 4067 Australia PO Box 6042 St Lucia QLD 4067 Australia Ph: (+61 7) 3365 2606 Fax: (+61 7) 3365...

    Australia, Brisbane, Post office 1331  Words | 5  Pages

  • Around the World in 80 Days Summary in Mind Map

    cupboard. (5)at the eleventh hour meaning :at the last possible moment example :The company and union settled the strike at the eleventh hour. (6)Bad blood meaning :unpleasant feelings between people example :There was much bad blood between the three brothers. (7)Bark up at the wrong tree meaning :to make a wrong assumption about something example :The police are barking up the wrong tree in their investigation of the criminal. (8)Black and white meaning :either good or bad, either...

    Boy, Color, English-language films 1348  Words | 5  Pages

  • summary leads

    Summary Lead ___The summary lead is the most traditional lead in a journalism article. It is to the point and factual. It's meant to give a reader a quick summary of the story in as few words as possible (should be 30 words or less), usually in one sentence. It contains the essence of the story (i.e. the most important, but not necessarily all, of the 5 Ws and H -- who, what, when, where, why and how). It cites the source of any opinions. ___For example, I frequently used this approach when I...

    A Story, Alan Greenspan, Lead 1636  Words | 5  Pages

  • Around the world in eighty days- plot summary

    Passepartout, who is about 30 years old, as a replacement. Later on that day, in the Reform Club, Fogg gets involved in an argument over an article in The Daily Telegraph, stating that with the opening of a new railway section in India, it is now possible to travel around the world in 80 days. He accepts a wager for £20,000 (roughly £1,510,000 today) from his fellow club members, which he will receive if he makes it around the world in 80 days. Accompanied by Passepartout, he leaves London by train at 8:45...

    Phileas Fogg, Reform Club, The Voyage 1436  Words | 4  Pages

  • Three Day Family Trip to Hangzhou

    Four Day Family Trip to Hangzhou Day One(1 Nov) Arrival: 5 pm You will be picked up at Hangzhou Airport. Exit and transferred to the hotel. Accommodation: Renhe Hotel :86 Youdian Road, Hangzhou Dinner: Buffet at your hotel The rest of the night you can either relax at the hotel or walk around your hotel which is located near the West Lake providing a beautiful night scene. You can also appreciate the Music Fountain on the Hubin Pedastrian Street. Day Two(2 Nov) Morning Breakfast: both...

    Green tea, Hangzhou, Longjing tea 487  Words | 3  Pages

  • Executive Summary on Childhood Obesity

    Executive Summary on Childhood Obesity Wilma J. Barboza - RN, BSN February 3, 2013 Executive Summary on Childhood Obesity Childhood obesity is one of the root causes affecting millions of young population today. The health effects related to Childhood Obesity are devastating. At least 70% of obese children between the age groups of 5 to 17 suffer from at least one cardiovascular disease (CDC – 2012). Obese children are prone to pre-diabetic conditions with continued risk of progressive...

    Bariatrics, Body shape, Childhood obesity 1245  Words | 4  Pages

  • summaries

     Research Summaries Research Summaries When discussing parenting styles, the name of Diana Baumrind always comes up. She proposed the idea of different parenting styles based on how responsive and demanding a parent is. Three different parenting styles are compared and contrasted. Permissive parents are accepting and affirmative toward their child’s desires. Authoritarian parents try to completely control the behavior of their child while authoritative parents try to direct the...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 1481  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summary

    Summary [icon] | This section requires expansion. (March 2012) | During the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Anne Frank received a diary as one of her presents on her 13th birthday. She began to write in it on June 14, 1942, two days later, and twenty two days before going into hiding with her father Otto, mother Edith, older sister Margot, and another family, Hermann van Pels, his wife Auguste, and their teenage son Peter. The group went into hiding in the sealed-off upper rooms of...

    Anne Frank, Anne Frank House, Fritz Pfeffer 2180  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summary of Day of Empire 1-4

    In Day of Empire, author Amy Chua discusses how the hyper powers rise, and why they fall in the struggle for global dominance. The book begins in the United States – the present-day world hyper-power. The United States’ ascent to world dominance began after its victory in World War II, which was catalyzed in large part through what the country offered – freedom, as well as a chance to start anew. Offerings such as freedom sparked an influx of immigrants, and immigrants attracted into the United...

    Achaemenid Empire, China, Cyrus the Great 1283  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Role of Traditional Medicine in Joseph Boyden’s “Three Day Road”

    The Role of Traditional Medicine in Joseph Boyden’s “Three Day Road” The roles of medicine, and its effects on the characters in Joseph Boyden’s Three Day Road, address the power that both traditional and modern methods had on Native Americans. When we think of medicine and healing, the images that usually come to mind are needles, pills, or doctors. These are recognized as more contemporary forms that we have become accustomed to today. The forms of healing that are not usually associated with...

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