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    The Effects of Caffeine 1 The Effects of Caffeine and Placebo on Computer Typing Skills St. Olaf College May 14‚ 2009 The Effects of Caffeine 2 Abstract This study examined the effects of caffeinated versus caffeine-free CocaCola and Diet Coke on the speed‚ accuracy‚ error and words per minute of typing skills. 30 undergraduate students participated in the experiment for academic credit for an introductory to psychology class. The participants consumed their choice of soda and were

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    Evidence Homework #1 Topic: Caffeine Preview: Every morning when I wake up the first thing I do after brushing my teeth is walk straight to the coffee pot. I pour myself a hot rich cup of coffee to start the day off. On my way out the door I grab my go cup and fill it up. When I finally get to school I get myself another cup of coffee. How many miller grams of caffeine do you think I have drank at this point? According to the Mayo Clinic a healthy amount of caffeine for an adult is 200 to 300 miller

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    Caffeine is a central nervous system stimulant of the methylxanthine class. It is one of the most worldwide consumed psychoactive substances and it is totally legal. The chemical name of caffeine is 1‚ 3‚ 7 – Trimethylpurine – 2‚ 6‚ - dione. Its molecular formula is C8H10N4O2 and it has a molecular mass of 194.19 g/mole. Caffeine is an odourless‚ white crystalline purine‚ a methylxanthine alkaloid‚ which is closely chemically related to adenine and guanine. Caffeine acts through multiple mechanisms

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    Caffeine in the diet Email this page to a friend Bookmark & Share Printer-friendly version Caffeine is a substance that is found in certain plants. It can also be man-made (produced synthetically) and then added to food products. It is a central nervous system stimulant and a diuretic (substance that helps rid your body of fluids). Function Caffeine is absorbed and passes quickly into the brain. It does not collect in the bloodstream or get stored in the body. It leaves the body in

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    Introduction A. Attention Getter: If you drink some kind of caffeine on a daily basis or close to that often‚ please raise your hand. Those you without your hands raised make up a rare percentage of today’s Americans. An article published in the Chicago Tribune on October 19‚ 2011 by Julie Deardorff‚ stated that nearly 90% of Americans drink coffee on a regular basis. B. Relevance Statement: When asked if you drank coffee or another source of caffeine regularly‚ the majority of the class raised their hand

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    1-1 EXPERIMENT 1 ISOLATION OF CAFFEINE FROM TEA In this experiment you will isolate caffeine from tea leaves and prepare the salicylate derivative. Introduction This experiment illustrates the isolation of a naturally occurring product from plant material -- caffeine from tea leaves. The experiment will provide experience in handling relatively small amounts of material and at the same time you will be exposed to several techniques and procedures which are fundamental for survival in an organic

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  • Caffeine Analysis

    to introduce my self first. My name is David Cho * Caffeine is used to provide a "boost of energy" or a feeling of being more alert. It’s often used to stay awake longer and many people feel as though they "cannot function" in the morning without a cup of coffee to provide caffeine and the boost it gives them. 9 in 10 Americans consume some form of caffeine regularly‚ making it the most popular behavior-altering drug. * Caffeine is a naturally occurring substance. It is part of a group

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  • Caffeine Study

    What is the content difference between energy drinks and coffee and are they safe? There are hundreds of different brands of energy drinks being marketed and their caffeine content per can or bottle ranges from just 50 mg to as much as 505 mg (Weise‚ 2008). Energy drinks are most commonly consumed by people 11-35 years old (Ballard et al.‚ 2010). Energy drink companies can say anything they want about energy and performance effects of the drinks‚ and while some energy drinks are banned in some

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  • Caffeine Report

    difference in the mean change in pulse rate (P>0.05) between those participants ingesting caffeine in comparison to those that did not consume caffeine and therefore the null hypothesis‚ HO‚ was accepted (Refer to appendix 2 for hypotheses). Similarly‚ there is no significant difference between the mean change in respiration rate (P>0.05) of subjects that consumed caffeine and subjects that did not consume caffeine. Therefore the null hypothesis‚ HO‚ was accepted. (Refer to appendix 2 for hypotheses)

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  • Speech on Caffeine

    Title: Caffeine Specific purpose: To inform my audience what exactly caffeine is‚ where it comes from‚ the benefits of caffeine and the negative effects of caffeine. Introduction A. Attention material: Do you ever feel like you will never make it through the day without caffeine? Is your first thought in the morning to get yourself a cup of coffee before you can even get your day started? B. Tie to the audience: I am sure that most of you do consume at least one form of

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