The exam consists of essay four questions. Each question should be answered individually in essay format. You will have four separate answers. Please use MLA format when writing your essay. This is the format used in the Sierra College English Department. If you have questions you should visit the Writing Center online or on the fourth floor of the LRC on the Rocklin campus. All references should be cited. You may use any reference you wish. Textbooks and lecture materials are also fine to use as resources. Each prompt requires one page,
Phenotypic plasticity: can be advantageous, but also can be disadvantageous because it has costs
There may be costs both to developing an altered phenotype (protein synthesis) and to maintaining the ability to do so
Acclimation takes time and is triggered by cues such as temperature or day length
In some cases, it is advantageous to evolve a preference for a safe space, an environment that is relatively free of predators
Herbivorous insects often suffer less predation and parasitism if they reside on some host plant species rather than on others.
LOOK FOR a scholarly article that talks about it and talk about it.
Big question: Is the species an urban adapter, exploiter, or urban avoider based on scientific evidence?
Follow up questions:
Why do they live in certain parts of the city?
How does human activity help determine distribution?
What is the natural habitat of the species?
Why are the species able to thrive (or not) in cities?
I would like to modify the previous research Order 118004 and increase the number of pages :
1- Clear thesis statement and research questions. like ( Climate change cause of declining of coral reef)
2- Data to prove the problem of declining of coral reef duo too warming temperature like the barrier reef in Australia, the Caribbean Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea.
3 – 150 to 300 word Abstract at the beginning of the research
4- and a small chart if you could do that.
The event chosen is to write about Hurricane Katrina, APA format, paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations and entries in the reference section Select one of the focusing events we read about in Units III and IV. Provide an introduction that briefly details the major points of your essay. Include a brief background of the selected event and discuss how that event has contributed to changes in federal government policy and procedures for emergency management. Be sure to address at least one of the policies explained in our textbook in your discussion. The completed assignment must be a minimum of three full double-spaced pages in length, not including the title page and reference page. You are required to use a minimum of two outside sources as part of your essay
Write a 750-1,000-word essay about water quality in your community that addresses the following points:
Obtain a water quality report from your local municipality within the last two years and discuss what you found in the report?
Identify a water quality issue happening in your community and where the pollution comes from? This includes point sources (for example, water discharge from a factory; contamination from a Superfund site), Non-point sources (for example, agricultural runoff), and Natural sources.
Describe how the pollution source is impacting the environment and human health in your community, and provide two examples of each.
Identify three management practices to minimize water pollution.
Remember to support your data and information with appropriate citations. A minimum of five peer-reviewluved references must be included.
Read both articles. Both of this week’s readings are from the same fisheries management journal published almost 20 years apart. Please contrast the differences in the approaches to largemouth bass fishery management and the problems or benefits associated with each approach.
12 page, researched argumentative essay on why the private sector (free-market) can contribute to making beneficial environmental change with Annotated Bibliography. Climate Change, energy, and technological innovation should all be covered as well as any other relevant issues within the field of environmentalism.
Please write a research-based academic essay that makes an argument and meets all of the following requirements:
10-12 pages in length (at least 12 full pages not including bibliography)
Supported with evidence from at least 8 credible and appropriate sources
Integration of sources into the essay must include a combination of summary, paraphrase, and direct quotation
Appropriately formatted in either MLA or APA style
Appropriately cited in MLA or APA style, including a Works Cited or References list
Argumentative: the thesis must make a claim, and the essay must develop and explain the reasons and evidence which support that claim
Includes at least one counterargument
Appropriate in language, pacing, and information for its audience
MUST INCLUDE: Annotated Bibliography
Please write an MLA or APA style annotated bibliography including 5 sources used in your Researched Academic Essay. You must meet all of the following requirements:
Precise and accurate MLA or APA citations
Inclusion of at least one academic book (during the pandemic, this may be replaced with an additional journal article).
Inclusion of at least one scholarly journal article
Inclusion of at least one Internet source not found through a database search
Inclusion of complete annotations for each source
Each annotation must include the following:
A complete description of the process used to find and obtain the source.
A two to three sentence summary of the specific contents of the source.
An evaluation of why the source is credible.
An evaluation of why the source is approprialuvte for a college-level research writing assignment.
Please see word the document “TASK” in the attachement for details to the assignement.
Further documents needed are also in the attachement.
It is an academic research assignment therfore please cite! You may also use further webpages or articles on the topic.
If you have any questions plealuvse do not hesitate to contact me!
Complete the Universal Access Exercise on page 325 of the text as at least two to three-page paper. Address each point below. Cite when appropriate from your text and/or other resources. Assume you represent the interests of one of the following groups: physicians, low-income public, upper- and middle-income public, large insurance companies and HMOs, small employers, or large employers. Now, develop your legislative lobbying position with respect to each of the following reform ideas:
1. A British type system
2. A Canadian type system
3. Filling the cracks in our present fragmented system by expanding Medicaid to cover all of the poor, requiring all employers to provide coverage for their workers, and requiring all self-employed individuals to buy their own private insurance
4. An entirely privatized system that gives each person a voucher, funded by the government, sufficient to pay for 60 to 100 percent (depending on income) of the cost of the lowest-priced insurance policy in the market, and then leaving it entirely to individual choice whether and what to buy
Meet with representatives from the other interest groups and attempt to negotiate comprehensive health care reform.
In other words, do not just present the case for the group you represent. Present your case for your group, but also address what you would identify as the concerns of all the other groups, in defense of your group’s stand. Be sure to include analysis and material from the text. You may do other research as well, such as on the Internet. Be sure to reference any other source you use.