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business needs resources such as:* People, for example operators, managers, support staff, specialists* Materials, for example products for retailing, raw materials* Equipment, for example vehicles, computers, machinery.Marketing and SalesBusinesses carry out a range of activities to find out about customers' needs and thenprovide for them. These activities include:* Market research* PromotionCustomer ServiceTo keep their customers happy, businesses provide a range of customer services,Including:* Providing information* Giving advice* Care and attention* After-sales service
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Retailing in India came with evolutionary patterns from Kirana store to Super market. This sector was un-organized in the initial stage, and after that it carried forward by the textiles industries through the dealer model. Now it is growing as supermarket and hypermarket. The main drivers of the retail evolution in India are buying behavior of the customer, increase in disposable income of middle class, infrastructure development and changing customer choice. The target segments of retailers are the younger middle class earners which belong to more than 20% of total population.The growth in retail sector also comes through innovative ideas. As retailers are providing the innovative buying
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Costco vs. LoblawsIn this paper, I shall be providing my personal observations between shopping in a traditional retail store, Loblaws, versus that of a box store, Costco/Club Price. During the last ten years, the overall nature of retailing has changed significantly. There are now an increased number of mass merchandisers such as Costco, who are changing the outlook of retailing at the expense of traditional grocery stores such as Loblaws. There are a number of reasons why a consumer would choose a specific retail store over the wide selection of competitors out there on the market, those being; inventory, selection, variety, quality, pricing strategy, in store merchandising, promotions
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vintage clothing that has, to my opinion been mostly left out in the Australian fashion
Australian Bureau of Statistics. (2017). Retail Trade December 2016 (Cat.no. 8501.0). Canberra,
Australian Bureau of Statistics. (2016). Australian Industry 2014-2015 (Cat.no. 8155.0). Canberra,
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Australia. Retrieved from Reserve Bank of Australia website:
Burgio-Ficca, C. (2016). Antique and Used Goods Retailing in Australia (Report No.G4273). Retried
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retailingInternet and other electronic communications have transformed the retail market. Retailers have reacted differently to this technological change. As decline in coordination costs followed by e-commence, multi-channel retailing has been developed.A good example of Multi-channel Retailing strategy adaptation is Evesham.com, a PC manufacturer and retailer. The Evesham.com web-site is a powerful marketing and communication tool. It makes buyers aware of the brand, drives customers into shops, reaches distant markets otherwise unserved (geographically distant, e-shoppers, etc.), keeps customers up-to-date (through e-Newsletter) which helps customer retention, provides information, support, etc
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not invest much in marketing such as for creating more outlets in terms of multistore chains, camera shops and online retailing. Compared to company A and C we didn't have adequate number of outlets thereby leading to poor sales performance and less revenue generation in our favor.We did well as far as the warranty is concerned. Our promotional strategy was reasonable.As far as competitive strategy was concerned for entry-level cameras we did poorly for retail coverage and 3-channel coverage. Contrast this with team A and C which had a high retail coverage and 3-channel coverage. We did ok for Price and P/Q rating where again company A and C did very well. The situation has not been very
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Sound of Music. Incorporated in 1966, the company started as a retailer of audio components and expanded to retailing video products in the early 1980s with the introduction of the videocassette recorder to its product line.Expansion Through Acquisitions In 2000, Best Buy began a series of acquisitions to expand its offerings and enter international markets:Major products and servicesBest Buy is consumer electronics and appliances retailing company engaged in retailing consumer electronics, home-office products, entertainment software and related services.The company's products and services are categorized under the following different segments:Computers and peripheralsHome Audio and
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around growth. Starbucks has presence around the world but is mostly concentrated in America. Asia, Africa and the Middle East are still enormous markets for coffee that Starbucks has not fully tapped into. In 2016, Starbucks announced to double its stores in China by 2021, making the number of stores rise to 5,000. Asia specifically is a rich opportunity for Starbucks because of its high economic growth rate. Starbucks still has space to innovate and challenge the status quo (another company value) as they lead the standard for coffee retailing. Starbucks has the resources to keep pushing for diversifying product and service mix and even store café ambiance. Starbucks has a key capability in
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/Logistics Fact Sheet2. Other Wal-Mart assigned reading book…left at work, will finish citation.3. Jones, Ryan. "iTunes leads music retailing market in US; Apple confirms report." The Earth Times 4 April. 2008: <http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/196729,itunes-leads-music-retailing-market-in-us-apple-confirms-report.html>4. Thelwell, Emma. "Apple eclipses Wal-Mart in US music sales." Telegraph.co.uk 5 April. 2008: <http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml?xml=/money/2008/04/04/ bcnapple104.xml5. http://www.coha.org/2007/09/27/latin-america%E2%80%99s-process-of-economic-and-social-stability-a-stagnant-experiment-or-a-force-to-be-reckoned-with/6.http://web.worldbank.org
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, market outcomes, and/or trends. Lastly, 4) The paper will cover how the government involvement may affect this industry.
Industry Goods and Services
The industry that was selected was the Retail industry and the subsector is Pharmacies and drugstores. Retail was my choice of interest because the retailing industry is everywhere, and it had been around for centuries. Products begin from being made by a producer and they are then sold by retailers. Retailers are the distributers of good and services and that is the service they provide. “The Pharmacies and Drug Stores industry is comprising operators that retail a range of prescription and over-the-counter medications, health and beauty items
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Sam Walton, a leader with an innovative vision, started his own company and made it into the leader in discount retailing that it is today. Through his savvy, and sometimes unusual, business practices, he and his associates led the company forward for thirty years. Today, four years after his death, the company is still growing steadily. Wal-Mart executives continue to rely on many of the traditional goals and philosophies that Sam's legacy left behind, while simultaneously keeping one step ahead of the ever-changing technology and methods of today's fast-paced business environment. The organization has faced, and is still facing, a significant amount of controversy over several different
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the environment has on its participants.Due to the introduction of the GST in year 2000, retail turnover has been increased and there has been a sharp sales slump in the retail sector (Inside Retailing, 2001). According to the estimation of ARA, total sales were up 5%; however there had been a drop in department store sales of 3% for the seven months prior to July on the previous corresponding period. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) also estimated that department store turnover was up 27.8%, or approximately $1 billion.(Insider Retailing, 2001)3.1.1 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSISThreat of new entrants:There are obvious barriers for the industry in terms of economies of scale
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instant order service was. This new customer service informs the buyer in case he or she wants to buy an item twice. The electronic store was expanded by 45,000 items and the kitchen selection was tripled. (Amazon, 2004) Amazon.com's strategic alliances were also expanded by Target, an online retailer that is linked with Amazon.com for books, music and video, and Circiut City which is specialised in electronic devices e-tailing (online retailing). (Target, CircuitCity, 2004)In 2002 Amazon.com again achieved a net profit in the last quarter. However, this time of only US$3 million compared to US$5 million in the same time 2001. (Amazon, 2004) Being convinced that the price lowering strategy paid
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overvalued according to the accounting valuation. In April 2, 1993, when Philip Morris cut the price of Marlboro cigarettes by 40 cents a pack.. That was on a Friday (Marlboro Friday). On Monday, the stock market value of packaged goods companies fell by $25 billion. Everybody agreed: brands were doomed.So does all these news hinder an end to the era of megabranding ? Are brands dying and brand building is dead ? or is these an indication of a new era of brand building & managing ? and the turnaround in brand fortunes can be explained by market changes(ie: better informed & educated customers, the speedy response of imitators and increase retailing power.) couple with the generally
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portfolios which represent more than sixty luxury
brands internationally. Six business verticals of LVMH can be summarized as, 1- Wines and
Spirits (Moët & Chandon), 2- Fashion and leather goods (Louis Vuitton and Kenzo), 3- Watches
and jewellery (Tag Heuer), 4- Perfume and cosmetics (Dior), 5- Selective retailing (Sephora) and
Newspaper (Les Echos) (Belime, 2010). According to Niinimäki (2010), players in luxury
fashion industry are trying to adopt green supply chain concept in order to offer eco-friendly
fashion apparel to customers. Caniato et al (2012) have stated that companies like Louis Vuitton,
Prada SpA, Hermès International and Burberry Group should adopt the concept of green
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The OrganizationLoblaw Companies, formed in 1921, is Canada's largest wholesale and retail food distributor, with operations across the country through company operated stores (corporate stores), franchised independent stores (franchised stores), associated stores and by servicing independent accounts.63% owned by the George Weston Group, Loblaw's goal is to provide high returns to its shareholders through a combination of share price appreciation and dividends. To this end, it follows a number of operating principles. It concentrates on food retailing with the objective of providing consumers with the best one-stop shopping for everyday household needs. It maintains a significant program
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much adaptability to the Mainland market; For Watsons, it is lack of its own products researching group. Due to the stringent cost control, the own brand products manufactured by the Original Equipment Manufacturer is doubted for its consistent quality; For Cosmed, it has a limited retailing network, with 14 stores in China only. It is also an obscure brand to Chinese consumers compared with the two other brands. Cosmed is lack of variety in products and has a smaller scale in operation.SWOT AnalysisFor the internal business, strengths and weaknesses can help to analysis current situation of Mannings China.Mannings China should maintain its strengths. First, Mannings China has good
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working in other countries as well.
As the discount retailing sector grows, opposition from other retailers, especially from small firms begin to mount. When wanting to settle into a new town, Wal-Mart sweet talks the community by promising more jobs. But once they have installed themselves, the opposite occurs. Wal-Mart has caused thousands of small, local stores to go out of business. Greenwald interviews the Hunter Family whom owned their family business, H&H Hardware, in Middlefield, Ohio for almost 45 years. Wal-Mart descended on Middlefield and caused their store to close down. Wal-Mart began dropping sales, which the Hunter family could not compete with. Tom Glassburger, a former H&H
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, Sainsbury became the first self-service retailing in the UK (Wikipedia). Tesco and Asda are the biggest competitors of Sainsbury's. Despite of the competition, Sainsbury overtook Asda and become second largest supermarket chain in January 2014 (The Telegraph). A wide range of quality food and grocery products are sold by the supermarkets. Sainsbury is recognized not only in the grocery supermarket sector but also for the banking sector, property market, energy industry, petrol stations, pharmacies, entertainment and telecommunication sector. Sainsbury's is wellknown for its quality food at reasonable prices. Sainsbury's slogan is "Live Well For Less" (j.sainsbury.co.uk). In large factory
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two environments, 25(6), pp. 555-566.
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Table of ContentEXECUTIVE SUMMARY 21. Background 32. Dollar General diagnosis 4a. Financial analysis 4b. Strengths and weaknesses analysis 53. External Analysis 7a. Competitors 7b. Opportunities and threats analysis 84. Problem identification 10REFERENCES 11EXECUTIVE SUMMARYDollar General is a retailing company, especially extreme value oriented.Since its establishment in 1955, Dollar General has drastically grown. In 10 years, from 1955 to 1965, the Company grew to 255 stores with annual sales of $25.8 million. Today, Dollar General owns 6,300 stores in 27 states, with 2002 annual sales of $6.1 billion and more than 54,000 employees. This growth was extremely fast in the 1990's. The number
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Work language clarity
In the last decades, retailing companies around the world were concerned about taking actions to enhance quality of life and reduce the effect of pollution and waste management with the purpose of conserving the environment for the next generations. As a result of this awareness to protect society and environmental interests, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a concept which has begun to become fundamental in the second half of twenty century. (Lindgreen, 2010). The purpose of this report was to give an accurate information about the efforts and policies taken by Woolworth, to contribute and make a positive impact to the society and the
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Tourism Destinations: A means-end investigation. Journal of Travel research, 40(4):385-395.Kozak, M. (2002). Measuring Tourist Satisfaction with Multiple Destination Attributes. Tourism Analysis, 7(3-4):229-240.Litvin, S.W. & Ling, S.N.S. (2001). The Destination Attribute Management Model: An empirical application to Bintan, Indonesia. Tourism management, 22(5):481-492.Lynch, K. (1960). The Image of the City. Cambridge MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology.Marks, R.B. (1976). Operationalizing the Concept of Store Image. Journal of retailing, 52(Fall), 37-46.Mayo, E.J. (1973). Regional Images and Regional Travel Destination. In Procedings of the Fourth Annual Conference of Travel and
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in adopting of 21st
century digital services which are required to transform the society in
comparison with its Asian neighbours and G20 peers. Today most of the
business evolving are dependent on social platforms such as Facebook,
Instagram and many other sources to attract customers and this methodology
can only be successful if it is backed up by a strong telecom support.
The Australian population have shown a significant growth in terms of
Number of smartphones (4G enabled) over the past years, According to
an article published in in Internet Retailing Website, It shows that out of 25
MM population as of 2018, 82.5 % (20.7 MM) owns a smartphone which
shows a growth of 34% compared to
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1. IntroductionIn order to identify, analyse and evaluate the major differences along the supply chain between the business-to-business (B2B) and the business-to-consumer (B2C) marketing in the manufacture and retailing of fast-moving-consumer-goods, it is important to define the different terms.According to Wright, the supply chain can be defined as 'the entire network of suppliers, factories, warehouses, distribution centres and retailers that participate in the process from raw materials to finished products.'(www.soltempo.com)The fast-moving-consumer-goods (FMCG) can be defined as 'the retail goods with a short shelf life either as a result of high consumer demand or because the product
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segments without having to build new stores, thus a low capital commitment. In June 2001, Tesco bought a 35% market share in GroceryWorks (a North American based on-line retailer that is majority owned by Safeway) which was making serious losses. GroceryWorks had previously operated using a warehousing system but this was replaced with Tesco's in-store picking system. This strategy is a success with even lower operating costs than in England due to less congestion on the roads and lower fuel costs for the delivery vans. Tesco has successfully introduced their resource based strategy to on-line grocery retailing in the States.ReferencesBarney, J., (1991), 'Firm resources and sustained
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the initial introduction of computers. At the time, electronic parts were scarce and very expensive, which made the use of barcodes complicated and costly. Today, barcodes can be found in every aspect of our lives.The development of barcodes Why are there so many different types of barcodes? Different symbologies have been developed to replace or improve existing, inefficient codes. When barcode technology was first developed, Simple Code 2 of 5 could only read up to four digits. Then the number of readable digits increased to 12 with the introduction of the Universal Product Code (UPC). The UPC code was developed to meet the needs of grocery retailing. As the size and cost of computerized
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joint venture. This entry mode helped Walmart manage the substantial differences in culture and income between the United States and Mexico. Its Mexican partner, the retail conglomerate, Cifra, provided expertise in operating in the Mexican market and a base for learning about retailing in that country. Still, learning the dos and don’ts was a difficult process. In Mexico City, they built large parking lots at some of their Mexican stores, only to realize that many of their customers rode the bus to the store, they trudged across those large parking lots with bags full of merchandise. So they responded by creating bus shuttles to drop customers off at the door. These were all mistakes that were
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is extremely demanding, especially during times of the year when most companies shut down (December 29 - January 3) and/or run on minimal employees (also known as Golden Week). This is difficult for Target since the company is used to American standards - only holiday the stores are closed are Thanksgiving and Christmas, but employees work on Christmas (Lonely Planet, 2006).Cyber/TechnologyJapan is the one of the leaders in technology. Target is a leader in retailing technology. The risk would be very low, with Japan being a leader in the technology world. It would mean technology would be on the shelves of Target more rapidly. Many of technological products are made in Japan and the
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a substantial role in the process of lending a helping hand for economic upliftment.With the passing of time, the co-operative act was amended, with a net result that co-operation, expanded its role, from a mere agriculture credit provider to helping, in other inputs, like seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, storage, marketing and processing. It also expanded into wholesaling and retailing trade, consumer distribution, rural and small-scale industries, urban credit, training of co-operative personnel etc.The Co-operative Movement has left no sector of the economy untouched. But inspite of its existence, for almost a century, it has definitely not shown an outstanding growth. To study the growth
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business partner, so we have the advantage of using its distribution channels and retailer. We chose to implement "pull strategy", because we trust the well-established, wide retailer network of our business partner. We will spend our promotion budget heavily on advertising and sales promotion efforts directed toward the ultimate consumer. Another finding that we trust is the growing market share of retailing sector in Taiwan. As you can see from the table below, In spite of a soft economy, Taiwan's shoppers have shown increasing appetites for high-priced imported boutique goods, which have triggered the opening of various new department stores with better amenity layouts and larger floor areas
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Ernest Hemingway’s Hills like White Elephants
The short story Hills like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway is a story about a man and woman who are sitting at a bar at a small train station somewhere in Spain. They seem to be having a heated conversation about a mysterious “operation”. The author never explicitly says what the issue is between the man and woman, but it can be assumed it is about a huge and personal decision they have to make because of the literary devices the author uses. Throughout the story the author hints at what the mysterious operation really is. Hemingway uses symbolism, setting, and imagery to convey
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Prof. Tamara O’Callaghan
5 May 2017
Walter Freeman and the Invention of the Lobotomy
In Steely Library’s digital archives, one of the postcards from the Gilliam family collection is entitled Western Kentucky Asylum for the Insane, Hopkinsville, KY. The postcard dates back to 1915 and portrays a beautiful building, complete with red bricks and white columns. Many of the insane asylums around this time were built similarly, but even their picturesque exterior could not hide the horrors which occurred within. Insane asylums built in the early to mid 1900s were still getting on their feet, and many of them encountered problems with patient care early on
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When I was a child, my late father and I would spend every moment of the summer season on
the sparkling white sand of the beach near our home. We would dance, kicking up the shiny
surface so that the droplets glimmered like diamonds in the sunlight. We would lie on our backs
and stare at the sky, until the swirling clouds began to take on our imaginative shapes mingled
together by our fantastical minds. We would grip imaginary weapons and fight, thrusting swords
like the most violent of fantasy pirates. These unforgettable days went on and on, a never ending
cycle of blue skies, imprinted forever in my mind. My earliest memories are filled with images
of my father in these
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How much of a threat does the robotics revolution represent for human employment in New Zealand in the next 30 years?
In order to understand the threats that robotics may pose to human employment in the future, it is important to examine the ways in which robots and computerization are already influencing different employment industries today, and how they have changed our labor practices in the past. If this information is then compared with current trends and statistics in New Zealand’s employment market conclusions can be drawn about how robotics might influence New Zealand employment in the next thirty years.
Evolution in employment methods has been seen in the
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A review of “Indigenous remain ‘asset rich, dirt poor’ 25 years after Mabo”.
In the article “Indigenous remain ‘asset rich, dirt poor’ 25 years after Mabo”, Indigenous affairs editor, Fitzpatrick (2017) presents the socioeconomic situation of the Aboriginal people, using the views of the former prime minister’s advisor, Josephine Cashman. Miss Cashman pointed out that the promises made to the indigenous people, presented in the Mabo case, had not been fulfilled accordingly after the year 1992. Many indigenous people still have inadequate housing, poor health, restricted education and lower average incomes. About 25 years from the Wik decision, many Aboriginals were classified under the
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Annie Shepherd-Barron, Luxmoore
Comparison Between the Portrayal of Tom Buchanan and Jay Gatsby in Chapters 1 to 6
Fitzgerald purposefully portrays Jay Gatsby and Tom Buchanan in contrasting ways to emphasise the variety of money within the American market, during the era in which the novel is set. A major difference between the two men is ‘new money’ and ‘old money’, where Gatsby represents ‘new money’, but Daisy and Tom represent ‘old money’. The contrast between the two comes down to where the money originated from; "Old money" families have fortunes dating from the 19th century or before, have built up powerful and influential social connections and tend to hide their wealth and
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Boston Pizza is a Canadian fast food restaurant, which began in Edmonton, Alberta, on August 12, 1964. The restaurant had begun operations on 17 different locations in western Canada by 1970. In 1968 a royal Canadian mounted police officer Jim treliving noticed the growing popularity of Boston pizza and he bought the rights to start a restaurant in British Colombia. He was the first franchisees of Boston pizza.
At present, Boston Pizza operates over 380 locations in Canada. The company’s business extends to the United States and Mexico.in 1984 Boston Pizza makes a big appearance on the world stage as the official pizza provider for Expo '86 in Vancouver, B.C. this expo helps the
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Sioe Liang Ngeow ( Caden )
15 June 2017
Wisely Use Of Social Media
In the era of modernity, the application of technology is already inevitable, especially the use of social media. Social media such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have come into widespread use globally. As we all know, Mark Zuckerberg, as the chairman and chief executive officer of Facebook is ranked as one of the top ten wealthiest people in the world. The success of Mark Zuckerberg can directly show that the amount of people who use Facebook is numerous. As the use of social media has become increasingly popular, it brings both the good and the bad effects to our society. However, I believe that the
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Evaluate each expression when y = 6.
1. 7 – y = 2. y – 3 = 3. 6 + y = 4. y + 2 = 5. y – 2 =
6. y – 1 = 7. 7 + y = 8. y + 8 = 9. 3 + y = 10. y + 4 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 4.
11. y + 5 = 12. y – 7 = 13. 2 – y = 14. 7 – y = 15. 9 – y =
16. y + 6 = 17. 6 – y = 18. y – 5 = 19. y + 4 = 20. y + 9 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 8.
21. y + 5 = 22. y – 8 = 23. 2 – y = 24. 6 – y = 25. y – 1 =
26. y – 9 = 27. 4 + y = 28. 1 + y = 29. 9 – y = 30. y + 4 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 1.
31. y – 8 = 32. 2 + y = 33. y – 2 = 34. y – 4 = 35. 6 – y = 36. y – 6 =
37. y – 5 = 38. 4 + y = 39. y – 9 = 40. y – 3 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 7.
41. y + 4 = 42. 3 + y = 43. 2 – y = 44. 7
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A home automation system typically connects controlled devices to a central hub or "gateway". The user interface for control of the system uses either wall-mounted terminals, tablet or desktop computers, a mobile phone application, or a Web interface, that may also be accessible off-site through the Internet. Also it will control lighting, climate, entertainment systems, and appliances. It may also include home security such as access control and alarm systems. When they are connected with the Internet, home devices are an important constituent of the Internet of Things.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, home appliances, and other items embedded
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COM 263: 18FA5689
9 September 2018
My Personal Culture
The Hispanic culture has different values, beliefs, and traditions. Family is highly value. Family is a close-knit group and the most important social group to gather in any events or special days. The Hispanic “family unit” includes not only parents and children but also grandparents and extended family. Individuals within the family have moral responsibilities to help other members of the family experiencing financial problems, unemployment, health conditions and any other life issues. They show the importance placed upon relationship within their family extending a hand in good times and
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History Research Paper
November 30, 2017
US History II 106-01
How 9/11 Impacted Our Population
History is the study of past events. Within history many major events have occurred that has change the equilibrium we know of today. If we look back as recent as the events of September 11, 2001 we can speculate that many bodies of government, personal ethical issues and dynamic peace we lost within our economy and everyday lives. Many things took an impact either directly or indirectly. Many factors that contributed that changed the way we view or progress within our economy is the continuation of ongoing wars, airport surveillance, immigration, general surveillance
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Be your true self
Fredrich Nietzche once said “The individual has always struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the the privilege of owning yourself.” In my opinion, I believe this quote is true. Many people feel like they have to be a certain way for society to like them. When in reality, they want to be true to to themselves, but they are fearful of judgement.
Growing up as a “gay kid” wasn't exactly easy. During my childhood I was not accepted for who I was. There were days when I would walk into class and nobody would want to sit next
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Brown Vs The Board of Education Background Information Expository Essay
The Plessy v Ferguson, the Supreme Court Case that stated although colored and white people were separated, as long ad the facilities were equal, it was constitutional. Now, people know that isnt the true because a lot of the colored facilities weren’t equal. Over 50 Years later a new cases, which consisted of five separate cases that were combined into one that is known as Brown v The Board of Education, had a chance to right the wrongs of segregation in the south.
Segregation was a bus part of everyday life for all Americans, colored and white alike. Linda Brown falls into the category of a colored school age
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The Dell Theory of Conflict Prevention
This theory is actually an extension of an already established theory with the name of Golden Arches Theory of Conflict Prevention. The basic postulates of this theory outline that no two countries will probably engage into war if they are part of the major supply chain. Friedman presented the example of Dell because it runs one of the major global supply chain networks in the world.
This theory basically outlines that due to economic inter-dependence of the countries with each other, it is hardly a chance that these countries will actually engage into war. Global organizations maintain a diversified and well-oiled supply chain in order to ensure a
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In my visual representation I have reflected how the play Taming of the Shrew examines the theme of 16th century ideas about gender with a representation of rose being trapped by a cage to symbolize Katherine being trapped into marrying Petruchio without having a choice because she is a female and her purpose in Shakespeare era was to become a wife.
The rose with large, sharp thorns in my visual representation symbolizes Katherine as she does not obey men and physically harms them to get what she wants as even though she is pretty and has high status she has a dangerous, sharp personality. The colour of the rose represents her love, passion and anger as she has many layers much like the rose
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Genetic engineering is also called genetic modification or GM. It involves modifying the genome of an organism by introducing a gene from another organism to result in a desired characteristic.
How has genetic engineering worked until now, and what are the limitations?
Generally it uses what’s known as a bacterial vector. In simple terms, you take the stretch of DNA you want to insert into an organism – say, for example, the DNA that makes a carrot produce vitamin A. You insert it into a bacterium, usually agrobacterium tumefaciens, and you introduce that bacterium into the organism you want to modify, say a rice plant. The bacterium acts as a delivery mechanism, inserting that stretch of