Wright Brothers Writing task Summarize Written text 24

Wright Brothers Writing task Summarize Written text 24

Wright Brothers Writing task Summarize Written text 24 Summarize Written Text   Wright Brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright were brothers living in Dayton, Ohio. The two had started making bicycles during the 1890’s and had a successful small less selling their Wright Specials for $18 each ($475 in today’s green). This experience with building light, strong machines would prove valuable in the coming years after the brothers’ interest turned Read More …

Upper Paleolithic People Writing task Summarize written text 23

Upper Paleolithic People

Upper Paleolithic People Writing task Summarize written text 23 Summarize written text   Upper Paleolithic People The ways of life of Upper Paleolithic people are known through the remains of meals scattered around their hearths, together with many tools and weapons and the debris left over from their making. The people were hunter-gatherers who lived exclusively from what they could find in nature without practicing either agriculture or herding. Read More …

Australian Indigenous Food writing task summarize written text 22

Australian Indigenous Food

Australian Indigenous Food writing task summarize written text 22   Summarize written text   Australian Indigenous Food In its periodic quest for culinary identity, Australia automatically looks to its indigenous ingredients, the foods that are native to this country. “There can be little doubt that using an indigenous product must qualify a dish as Australian”, notes Stephanie Alexander. Similarly, and without qualification, Checkoff states that “A uniquely Australian Read More …

Greenhouse Gases Writing task summarize written text 21

Greenhouse Gases

Greenhouse Gases Writing task summarize written text 21 Summarize Written Text   Greenhouse Gases When an individual drives a car, heats a house, or uses an aerosol hairspray, greenhouse gases are produced. In economic terms, this creates a classic negative external. Most of the costs (in this case, those arising from global warming) are borne by individuals other than the one making the decision about how many miles Read More …

Language Development Summarize written Text 20

Language Development

Language Development Summarize written Text 20 Summarize Written Text   Language Development What is text/written language anyway? It’s an ancient IT for storing and retrieving information. We store information by writing it, and we retrieve it by reading it. Six thousand to 10,000 years ago, many of our ancestors’ hunter-gatherer societies settled on the land and began what’s known as the agricultural revolution. That new land settlement led Read More …

Geothermal Energy in Africa Summary Written Text 19

Geothermal Energy in Africa

Geothermal Energy in Africa Summary Written Text 19 Summarize Written Text   Geothermal Energy in Africa What is the solution for nations with increasing energy demands, hindered by frequent power cuts and an inability to compete in the international oil market? For East Africa at least, experts think geothermal energy is the answer. More promising still, the Kenyan government and international investors seem to be listening. This is Read More …

Crisis in British Archaeology Summary Written text 18

Crisis in British Archaeology

Crisis in British Archaeology Summary Written text 18 Summarize Written Text   Crisis in British Archaeology Human remains are a fundamental part of the archaeological record, offering unique insights into the lives of individuals and populations in the past. Recently a new set of challenges to the study of human remains has emerged from a rather unexpected direction: the British government revised its interpretation of nineteenth-century burial legislation Read More …

Marshmallow Test Writing Task Summary Written Text 17

Marshmallow Test Writing Task Summary Written Text 17

Marshmallow Test Writing Task Summary Written Text 17 Summarize Written Text   1.Marshmallow Test They call it the “marshmallow test.” A four- to six-year-old-child sits alone in a room at a table facing a marshmallow on a plate. The child is told: “If you don’t eat this treat for 15 minutes you can have both it and a second one.” Kids on average wait for five or six Read More …

War of Talent – The Demand for Talent Written Text 16

War of Talent – The Demand for Talent Written Text 16

War of Talent – The Demand for Talent Written Text 16 Summarize Written Text   1.War of Talent – The Demand for Talent Some of this panic is overdone—and linked to the business cycle: there was much ado about “a war for talent” in America in the 1990’s, until the dotcom bubble burst. People often talk about shortages when they should really be discussing price. Eventually, supply will Read More …

Ageing World Writing task Summary written text 15

Ageing World

Ageing World Writing task Summary written text 15 Summary Written Text   1. Ageing World We live in an ageing world. While this has been recognized for some time in developed countries, it is only recently that this phenomenon has been fully acknowledged. Global communication is “shrinking” the world, and global ageing is “maturing” it. The increasing presence of older persons in the world is making people of Read More …