The Reserach

In: English and Literature

Submitted By hannahevjones
Words 501
Pages 3

Fieldwork are methods that you have collected information from yourself, its generally visiting a location a collecting the results yourself, whereas research is finding inforatmion from sources such as the library, internet or textbooks. This information is usually inforatmion that has already been published. In addition to this a weather is a collection of information, generally quantitative data, that gives a picture of weather pattern and conditions over the period of time you are looking at, they are generally classified as fieldwork. And finally meteorological conditions are the prevailing environmental conditions as they influence the prediction of weather.
Taking the temperature is a fieldwork technique used to complete a weather diary of meteorological conditions. The act of taking the temperature can be varied and if not done correctly can alter your results. For my weather diary I made sure I took the temperature at the same time every day as to get true, comparable results. To keep consistency in my results I also took the temperature using the same thermometer each time, and took the readings from the shade, rather than somewhere in direct sunlight, which could have given a fake result, as the temperature readings could have been higher as they were I the sun. this helped me complete my weather diary, as it allowed me to see the temperature of a number of weeks and use it as comparable data, in other areas of the weather diary, such as pressure and cloud cover.
Cloud cover and cloud types were another fieldwork technique used to complete my weather diary. By looking up into the sky, in the same place and the same time every day I was able to roughly give a result in oktars of how much cloud cover there was on a particular day. As…...

Similar Documents

Legal Reserach and Writing

...Jeanne Cox Legal Research and Writing IN THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS OF ALLEGHENY COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA John Smith FAMILY DIVISION Plaintiff V Amanda Smith Defendant MEMORANDUM ISSUE Our Client, John Smith wishes to file a modification of child custody giving him full physical custody of his children, Joshua age 6 and Taylor age 3, in response to his former wife’s petition for relocation to Michigan. RULE With any child custody case, including petitions for modification, the paramount concern is the best interests of the child. Johns v. Cioci, 865 A.2d 931, 936 (Pa. Super. 2004). ARGUMENT The Parties were married on June 19,1998 and as a result of that union, their two minor children, Joshua age 6 and Taylor age 3 were born. The parties were separated April 4, 2006 because of the mothers infidelity. The current custody order was put into effect July 9, 2006 giving full physical custody to the mother with shared legal custody and visitation for the father. The mother has filed a motion for relocation to Michigan to live with her current boyfriend that she met on the Internet. In June of 2006, she met him in person for the first time herself and her children. She frequently takes the children to Michigan to visit her boyfriend and his family. She also insists that the children call the boyfriends mother grandma. The boyfriend, BJ Rodriguez, raises pit bulls for breeding purposes and dog......

Words: 771 - Pages: 4


...Toy Story - analysis of the Jot case study Adrian Sims of BPP Professional Education provides some initial analysis of the pre-seen material for the TOPCIMA Part B – Case Study exams on February 28th and May 24th 2012. I’m writing this article in late December 2011 to help candidates prepare for the March and May 2012 T4 (TOPCIMA) exams based on the pre-seen material for Jot- toy case. Some previous T4 cases have lacked fun, but toys are fun. I’m sorry, but I decided to combine this article with quotes from the three Toy Story movies (Disney/Pixar). The Toy Story quotes are in italics, a bit contrived, and probably of no use for the exam. They made me smile and gave me (and you) an excuse to watch the Toy Story movies again. But my newspaper today rather kills the joyful mood. It has the headline ‘Sales boom may not save High Street big names: analysts predict failures within days’. It reports that the December sales boom has been insufficient and has left many stores with unsold stocks and unable to pay their outgoings. This has afflicted markets as diverse as camping equipment and lingerie. This brings us to the heart of the Jot pre-seen material. Jot makes toys and is part of an industry for which November and December sales are critical. It depends on retailers to sell its products, but retail in Europe is facing terrible times as a consequence of the recession caused by the sharp reductions in government spending and collapse of bank lending. It has a perilous cash flow...

Words: 10495 - Pages: 42


...WHERE'S THE EVIDENCE? COMPLETING SECTION C Section C is due WEEK 3. This is where you present the RESEARCH evidence for your proposed change. Note that you must have 6 RESEARCH studies. Please use the required form for completion of the research reports and follow the directions closely. Completion of this form will ensure that you have found RESEARCH studies and will also provide you with an opportunity to consider the strength of the evidence that you have. In section C you will be locating 6 research studies on to support your proposed change. EACH study must address the focus of this concern. Once you find the research studies, you will examine EACH study and describe the SETTING, PURPOSE, RESEARCH DESIGN, SAMPLE, and FINDINGS. This will be quite easy to do as it should be clearly identified in the study. Fill this in the REVIEW OF THE EVIDENCE FORM for each study. PLEASE USE THE FORM PROVIDED - IT IS REQUIRED. Note that you must attach PDF versions of the six research studies for me to review. Next you will need to ascertain the level of evidence that each study represents. To learn more about this, please go to this Evidence Based Practice Tutorial and watch the VIDEO and then take the tutorial. When you finish, you will have a much clearer idea about the nature of evidence and why we need a body of knowledge to support our nursing actions and desired outcomes. USE THIS TABLE TO MAKE A JUDGMENT AS TO THE LEVEL EACH RESEARCH ARTICLE FITS. Rating System for the Hierarchy......

Words: 531 - Pages: 3


...George Washington Carver For centuries scientists have expanded the many discoveries within the chemistry community that have provided the world with educational and personal impact. George Washington Carver was a man of honor and help that developed beneficial services to farmers and slaves during his time. He dedicated his life to research projects that over time changed Southern farmers declining economic crisis. “The products he derived from the peanut and the soybean revolutionized the economy of the South by liberating it from an excessive dependence on cotton” (“George Washington carver”, 1993). From being a teacher to well known advocate, Carver was influential man that committed his life to helping others no matter the circumstances. This led him to the developments of methods for conserving nutrients in soil and discoveries of new uses for crops like the peanut helped transform the agricultural economy of the South. Although born into slavery, George Washington Carver became one of the nation’s greatest educators and agricultural researchers/chemist. With a childhood illness that could have taken his life, Carver worked hard as a child with household chores and gardening. His keen interest in learning how to read, write, and spell took Carver to high places that all African American children dreamed of. He worked hard to get into college where many schools declined him because of his skin color. Regardless of such disappointing reasons, his determination and......

Words: 1361 - Pages: 6

Reserach Plan

...Research Plan Tierenie Raymond COM/172 March 24, 2014 Glen Golightly Research Plan The topic of choice is to research the use of drugs is our society. Finding out why are so many people in today’s society chose to use drugs. Also doing a little research on what promotes a person to be addicted to the use of drugs. I want to learn how can we has a community help a friend, co-worker or a Family member with a drug problem. I do not believe it is just the problem for the person who uses drugs, it is also a community problem as well. If we come together has a whole it could save a lot more lives. Because drugs are breaking up a lot of families and are taking the lives of our youth. Being able to help a person in their time of need is what I am striving to do. Peer pressure among the younger generation can play a big part of why they chose to use drugs. I am going to focus on why people chose to use drugs, the cost and what promotes a person to use drugs. Also, doing research of how many different types of drugs are there in the world. Doing research to see how many people are unemployed because they chose to use drugs. Finding out how many people loses their jobs from being addicted to the use of drugs. Finally, doing research to see what part social media plays with the use of drugs....

Words: 256 - Pages: 2

Reserach Paper Proposal

...Bartel Williams Professor Johnson Eng 121-013 7 April 2014 Research Paper Proposal Center Title, Do Not Bold or Underline Question Posed: Throughout the book we hear Rose Mary’s complaint: “I’m a grown woman now, why can’t I do what I want to do” (Walls 58)? At what point can adults do whatever they want, if at all? When is it time to put other needs before your own? Why does Rose Mary behave this way? To answer this question I am going to attempt to diagnose Rose Mary with a mental illness, to justify her thinking and reasoning throughout the memoir. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, bipolar disorder is "a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks" Jeannette seems to understand that her mother is mentally ill, “"She'd be happy for days on end, announcing that she decided to think only positive thoughts" She goes on to say "But the positive thoughts would give way to negative thoughts...when that happened, Mom would refuse to get out of bed... she would lay wrapped up in blankets on the sofa bed, sobbing about how much she hated her life" (Walls 157). I also will study her artwork, and how she balanced art and motherhood. Was her artwork so important to put before her Children’s welfare? “A FEW DAYS AFTER Mom and Dad brought me home, I cooked myself some hot dogs. I was hungry, Mom was at work on a painting, and no one else was there to fix them for me (Walls 13)....

Words: 272 - Pages: 2


...Acknowledgment Writing an assessment is the most mystifying state of a student’s life all the time and here I, Mohamed Ihthisham take this opportunity to express my appreciation to the few people who encouraged me. First and foremost, I would like to thank my lecturer Mrs Nirosha for being a source of knowledge and guidance and being so cooperative, Thank You Sir for your patience, support and time and . I would like to thank my family and my friends for being with me during difficult times in life. I would also like to thank roots Lanka majestic city employees for providing the basic information regarding fruit juice business. Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations- Steve jobs Thank You. Executive Summary The purpose of this report is to analyse and recognize process selection process, leadership and team work. Entire selction process has been created for the Assistant marketing manager position and CV,JD, JS has been created accordingly. Steve job is chooses as the business leader in the essay and identified most important skill of his leadership making people follow to his vision. Also his fondness towards innovation has been identified as his major strength. Also report discuss about the team work and its important using MARR experience to understand how modern business relay on team work and been team player. Also reports discuss and identifies bonding in team is......

Words: 256 - Pages: 2


...I.Study Background A first class canteen which can be tagged as "a place cut above the rest" in the whole campus or even in the city or region was planned to be established in Holy Angel University and was altered as years went by. Holy Angel then established a café instead and HRM practicum students are said to run the facility and make it as their training grounds to practice theories learned from their course. Because of the feasibility studies about a shop inside a campus of some of the students done by two HRM groups, the plan was further strengthened. They named the establishment as Tasa which means cup and the other is Café Holyana for the school’s name and its students. The management did not adopt the ideas of the two groups instead, named it as Cafe Juan to honor the late Don Juan Nepomuceno who is the founder of the University.After months of preparation preceding the construction, procuring the needed equipment, making the menu (costing and pricing) relative to the bought equipment; and other things needed for the operation. On August 28, 2003, Cafe Juan had its soft opening. The establishment has a 100 seating capacity which could be adjusted to 120 depending on function needs. Catering services within the campus is also accepted or provided by Café Juan. Café store hours are from 9:00-7:00pm from Mondays - Saturdays. Café Juan is currently under the supervision of Mrs. Patricia S. Ambrocio, who is directly under Mrs. Gertrude P. Tuazon, currently the dean of......

Words: 6021 - Pages: 25

Reserach Methodology

...NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday announced a slew of measures to boost investment in the infrastructure sector with a view to propel the economy on an over 9 per cent growth trajectory in the coming years.  The measures include the issuance of tax-free bonds worth Rs 30,000 crore and extending income tax exemption on tax-saving infrastructure bonds up to a maximum of Rs 20,000 for one more year.  Presenting the Union Budget for 2011-12, Mukherjee said the government intends to spend Rs 2.14 lakh crore as budgetary support for the infrastructure sector in 2011-12 and will set up an infra debt fund to promote foreign investment in the sector.  "We will introduce special infrastructure debt funds to attract foreign financing in infrastructure," he said.  Mukherjee said the Indian Railways Finance Corporation (IRFC) and National Highways Authority of India Limited (NHAI) will issue tax-free bonds of Rs 10,000 crore each, while tax-free bonds worth Rs 5,000 crore each will be issued by HUDCO and the port sector, respectively.  He also announced that foreign portfolio investment would be permitted in SEBI-registered mutual funds and hiked the FII investment limit by an additional USD 20 billion for investment in infrastructure-related sectors.  With this step, he said that FIIs will be eligible to invest up to USD 40 billion in corporate bonds, including a total of USD 25 billion in the infrastructure sector.  Mukherjee also said the......

Words: 558 - Pages: 3

New Reserach

...The State University of New York At Potsdam PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT IN CHILDREN’S EDUCATION By Ashley Ann Wanke A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Education In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Masters in education Potsdam, New York 14 – January, 2008 This thesis entitled Parental Involvement in Children’s Education By Ashley Ann Wanke Has been approved for the Department of Education _________________________________ ______________ Advisor Date _________________________________ ______________ Department Chair Date _________________________________ ______________ Director of Graduate Admissions Date The final copy of the above mentioned thesis has been examined by the signatories and found to meet acceptable standards for scholarly work in the discipline in both form and content. PERMISSION TO COPY I grant The State University of New York College at Potsdam the non-exclusive right to use this work for the University’s own purposes and to make single copies of the work available to the public on a not-for-profit basis if copies are not otherwise available. _____________Ashley Ann Wanke___________ ____01-14-2008____ Date Abstract Parent......

Words: 11359 - Pages: 46

Huffman Reserach Study

...Huffman Trucking’s Publics Since the beginning Huffman Trucking has secured a position in the logistics and transportation business. Working in the local area of Cleveland Ohio an opportunity presented itself to expand by working with the US government. By 1945 Huffman secured 16 tractors and 36 trailers. With this expansion means Huffman had to employ drivers and loaders in order to run routes from the Midwest to the east. Today Huffman has grown and with that growth he has acquired 1,400 employees, stockholders, and stakeholders. With four locations in the US, Huffman trucking has to keep in contact with its publics. They will accomplish this by using technology to the fullest to keep in contact, to evaluate its business and to train. Huffman publics starting with its customers include: the US government, Automotive parts suppliers to major manufactures, electronic consumer products, raw materials for manufactures of plastic products and any customer requiring special accommodations such as wine,computers,munitions. With four facilities Huffman has responsibility to train; offer good pay and assure that all employees are team players. The message to all employees starts with their managers and supervisors with the help of the Human resources department. Of the 1,400 employees they come from eleven different departments these include: Accounting & Finance, Administrative/clerical, customer service, Dock workers, engineering, human resources & organizational......

Words: 346 - Pages: 2


...NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY WINTER 2010 COURSE 437 STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT FOR ENGINEERS SYLLABUS Professor: Teaching Assistant Donald R. McNeeley, Ph.D. Susan O’Dea, Phone: 815-834-8501 Phone: 815-834-8503 E-mail: Course Overview: Organizations have learned that the adage, grow or die is more than a cliché. In today’s global market, maintaining the status quo is no longer an option. As the velocity of change accelerates, historic paradigms are surrendering to new. For organizations to survive in today’s competitive environment, management must anticipate the strategic inflection of organizational evolution. Engineers have played a major role in the advancement of society. Undergraduate education for engineers is thorough, precise, and understandably micronistic. At the graduate level, we attempt to couple the micro skills with the broader macro perspective or, in other words, the proverbial big picture. The management role requires engineers to be able to envision, from a broader perspective, the operation of an organization and the market one serves. You must learn to think, act, speak, and process from the “management mind.” This capstone course draws from all functional areas of an enterprise to provide strategic direction to an organization. It also provides engineers with a management perspective as a complement to the engineering orientation, which they currently possess. Strategies are offered to......

Words: 1175 - Pages: 5

Reserach Paper

...The Future of Same-Day Delivery: Same as the Past? Although home delivery of pizza has been successful in the United States, most other sameday delivery efforts have failed. The same-day delivery battle has again heated up with Amazon, Walmart, and eBay launching major efforts to implement same-day delivery. Amazon has a new game. Now that it has agreed to collect sales taxes, the company canlegally set up warehouses right inside some of the largest metropolitan areas in the nation. Why would it want to do that? Because Amazon’s new goal is to get stuff to you immediately—as soon as a few hours after you hit Buy. It’s hard to overstate how thoroughly this move will shake up the retail industry. Sameday delivery has long been the holy grail of Internet retailers, something that dozens of startups have tried and failed to accomplish. (Remember But Amazon is investing billions to make next-day delivery standard, and same-day delivery an option for lots of customers. If it can pull that off, the company will permanently alter how we shop. To put it more bluntly: Physical retailers will be hosed. Walmart reacted to Amazon’s efforts by announcing tests for same-day delivery in a few cities. The big-box giant announced this week that it too would be offering same-day delivery, using its extensive network of superstores as distribution centers, and shipping products to consumers via UPS. According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, the service will......

Words: 724 - Pages: 3


...Student Sample B A study of current attitudes to GM food: Literature review Introduction Genetically modified (GM) food has been available since 1984 (Butcher, 2009). GM organisms are created through a biotechnological process which consists of altering traits of original crops by inserting the DNA of another organism (MacCracken et al, 2011). As with all innovations, these developments in biotechnology have led to numerous studies about whether the benefits outweigh the risks (Shah, 2002). In the case of GM, the uncertain benefits and unknown risks might influence public perception (Ronteltap et al., 2007). Therefore, the purpose of this paper is to evaluate a wide range of published studies on public attitudes towards GM food, including studies by the FSA (2003), Sheldon et al. (2009) and Bredhal (1999), in order to provide a basis for the following research. This paper will firstly analyse the importance of knowledge in shaping public attitudes. Secondly, different types of attitudes will be categorised. The final section will be devoted to the factors that shape different attitudes. The paper concludes with a discussion of the main themes; highlighting different issues mentioned and relating them to the current research. Public Knowledge of GM food It is widely recognised that the availability of information plays a key role in consumer choice and decisions. Additionally, knowledge has a significant impact on either consumers’ acceptance or rejection of GM......

Words: 1468 - Pages: 6

Reserach Proposal

...HTM 700: RESEARCH METHODS AND ANALYSIS FOR HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM ASSIGNMENT 2 RESEARCH PROPOSAL ASSIGNMENT A research proposal is a short written document to inform others of a proposed piece of research. It is prepared prior to conducting the actual research and submitted to the relevant parties that require it to be evaluated. The relevant parties could be a business organization that hire consultants or offer grants to conduct some specific scientific investigation for them, organization that offers scholarships to students and requires a research proposal as part of the application process or as part of the process in the completion of a Bachelor/Masters/PhD degree. As part of the requirement for the completion of your Research Methodology course, you are required to prepare one research proposal closely related to your area of study. This assignment constitutes 30% of your final grade where 25% will be awarded for the written paper and the other 5% will be awarded for the presentation of your research proposal. You will work individually as a preparation of the real RP you will prepare the following semester. Your completed research proposal must be handed-in during the Week 13, followed by the presentation of the research proposal during the subsequent class period. You are required to prepare your presentation on power-point slides and you are only allocated about 15 minutes to do your presentation. Research Proposal Outline The purpose of the...

Words: 925 - Pages: 4