Example/Illustration "So What's So Bad about Being So-So?" 1. Why does Strick being her essay with the comment from her son and the list of activities she does badly? Strick starts off with the list of things she does badly to prove that she is hones
Definition "The Munchausen Mystery" 1. Why does Lipsitt begin his essay with reference to Thomas Mann's character in Confessions of Felix Krull, Confidence Man? I think that Lipsitt tells the story of Thomas Mann to suck the reader in to the essay. I
Causal Analysis or Cause and Effect "Some Lessons from the Assembly Line" 7. Why does Braaksma mention that his lessons are "tinged with sense of guilt'?
The lessons Braaksma learned were "tinged with sense of guilt" because he took for granted the
Process Analysis (directional) "Preparing for the Job Interview: Know Thyself" 1. What process is explained in this essay? What is Piotrowski's main purpose?
This essay explains the process for preparing for a job interview. The main purpose is to i
Hello, my name is Austin Butler; I am a 19-year-old sophomore at Murray State
University. I was born and raised in Northern Illinois, but have been living in Murray for
just over a year. My residence consists of my four closest friends and myself. Current
World Religion: Scientology
Knowing how to know. This concept sounds intriguing, but also a bit confusing. It is not
often that one finds himself hearing someone say they believe in Knowing how to know.
However, if you w
Boolean Searching Assignment
Name: Austin Butler
Directions: Using the answers that you developed in "Defining Your Terms Assignment", answer the
What is your research question?
Is ADHD medication overprescribed to children in the Uni
April 27, 2016
Dear Assistant Dean of Murray States College of Business:
Learning marketing skills is crucial for business students to be successful in their career. The
Society for Marketing Education is eager to propose a plan that will help business st
21 April 2015
Are Price Controls a Solution?
Governmental restrictions on the prices that can be charged for goods and services in a
market are called price controls. The reason for applying such controls
May 3rd, 2015
Literary Speculation Space Opera Essay Exam
It is clear that a writer is greatly affected by postmodernism. In the television series,
Battlestar Galactica, we see this by observing the similariti
Problem-Solution Speech Outline
By: Austin Butler, Madison Barletto, Mason Gargus, and Javier Villar.
Introduction: (Austin Butler)
Historian Diane Ravitch once said, Sometimes, the most brilliant and
intelligent minds do not shine in stan
Dec 1, 2015
Professionalism in the Classroom
This semester I have been placed at Lafayette High School here in Lexington.
Upon arriving, I was very surprised at the relaxed classroom environment. While
Fill in the Blank
1. What does each letter in the acronym STEAL stand for?
2. Review these passages from Their Eyes Were Watching God and write down two
things (direct o
Gender Roles in The Damnation of Theron Ware
There are so many themes at work in this novel that originally it was difficult to
choose which I wanted to discuss in detail. After finishing the book, the characte
Modern Poetry Essay
21 October 2015
Just to say about This is Just to Say
When looking at this poems criticisms, I found myself agreeing with some of the points
made by Stephen Matterson. He compared
Defining Your Terms Assignment
Name: Austin Butler
Directions: In the form below provide the following;
1. Select a topic below.
Abortion, Adoption, Affirmative Action, AIDS, Air Safety, Alcoholism, Alternative Medicine,
Alzheimer's Disease, Americans wit
A dozen trading shipped docked at the Sicilian port of Messina after a
strenuous journey. People gathered around the ships to welcome the sailors home
from their voyage, but were faced with a horrifying reality when the ship finally
docked. Most of the sa
2 April 2015
Impacts of Minimum Wage
A change in the statutory minimum wage affects equilibrium in the labor market, as well
as on the welfare of agents on the supply and demand sides of the market. Minimu
US (1941): Drama
Not rated, Black & White, 119
Certainly one of the ten best films of
all time, Citizen Kane has influenced
countless important filmmakers and
established the taste of discerning
audiences. It is the epitome of
Argumentation "High Schools, Wake Up!" & "Reform No Child's Play" 1. What is the USA Today editorial board's position on later high school start times? The editorial board believes that the start time for high school classes should be later.
Process Analysis (informative) "To Bid the World Farewell" 6. What does Mitford gain by quoting euphemisms used by the funeral business, such as "dermasurgeon," "Repose Block," and "slumber room"?
Mitford gains creditability by using the same terms
Narration "Sister Flowers" 2. How does Angelou use sensory details and imagery in paragraphs 2-4 to introduce Mrs. Flowers' character?
Angelou uses sensory details and imagery to show you how classy of a lady Mrs. Flowers was. By saying that she cou
Multiple Strategies or Combining the Modes "Don't Let Stereotypes Warp Your Judgments" 1. Why does Heilbroner begin his essay with a series of questions, references to criminal reports, and the Nebraska study? How does this introduction set up Heilbr
Division/Classification (classification) "The Plot against People" 1. What is Baker's purpose in writing this classification? What reaction do you think Baker wants to evoke from his reading audience?
I think that Baker is trying to bring awareness
Division/Classification (division) "A Brush with Reality: Surprises in the Tube" 1. How does this essay illustrate division rather than classification?
This essay takes a complete item, toothpaste, and splits it up into all the components. By dividi
Description "Still Learning from My Mother" 2. Why was his mother's behavior unusual in the 1950's? What does "before Title IX" mean? Normally in the 1950's dad's threw ball with their sons, but Schneider's mom sometimes threw ball with him in the ev
Comparison/Contrast "Grant and Lee: A Study in Contrasts" 1. What is Catton's thesis?
The thesis in Catton's essay is: "They were two strong men, these oddly different generals, and they represented the strengths of two conflicting currents that, th
1 Professor Carter Com 101-46 1 November 2007 What Do You Fear? Most people are afraid of something, whether it is spiders or being alone. Most people have experienced fear first hand. Fear is a feeling of agitation and anxiety caused by the presence