After reading the “Interactive Art” article by Edmonds, consider the ways in which technology has enabled artists to create interactive art in new and different ways.
Then, research online to find an example of interactive art that has been made possible with advances in technology. Create a profile summary of the art, how people are able to interact with it, and specifically how technology has enabled the art to come to life.
Your post should include a link to the art that you found! Your post should be approximately 250 words and include any citations or sources, as well as proper grammar, punctuation and spelling.
In your own words, answer the question “what is evolution?” Don’t look up sources on the internet, or other places. I want YOUR answer, YOUR thoughts on what evolution is. See the grading rubric below – there is no “right” answer that you’ll be graded on.
Compose your answer in Microsoft Word, single spaced, Times New Roman font, 12 point size, 1 inch margins. Submit your file as a .doc or .docx document, NOT another file type (you will not get points if I can’t open your file). Length should be ~1/2 to 1 page (single spaced). You will be graded on proper writing, grammar, punctuation.
No late assignments will be accepted. Copying text from online or other sources results in a zero on the assignment.
The minimum length for this assignment is 1,200 words. Be sure to check your Turn it in report for your post and to make corrections before the deadline of Mountain Time of the due date to avoid lack of originality problems in your work.
Review the major aspects of how the human immune system functions. How is the proper functioning of this system of major importance to all other systems in the body? What kinds of things can go wrong with the immune function and how do these problems interfere with human life?
Anatomy and Physiology
Question 1: Form and Function
pick a specific organ or structure (Lymphatic system) from the systems covered this week. Describe how its form supports its function. Discuss the relationship of form and function in general and suggest ways that particular organs or structures might be improved to better fit their functions. Tell us about the organ system that it is part of, and describe some specific ways that system interacts with at least one other organ system.
Discussion Board 1
Prompt: It is common knowledge that staying hydrated is beneficial and that electrolytes replenish the body after exercise. But did you know that it too much water or water containing the wrong substances can be harmful? Apply what you have learned about osmosis and diffusion in Hands On Lab: Diffusion and Osmosis to explain the following scenarios:
• Water intoxication
• Drinking seawater
Explain, compare, and contrast how each of these would affect the blood and cells of the body. Are they beneficial or harmful? Why?
Part 1: Initial Post (Worth up to 50 points)
• Length: 250-500 words
• You will need to use at least 3 reputable scientific references to support your post (not including your textbook). Reputable sources= peer reviewed scientific journal articles, accredited websites, or books. Google, Wikipedia, etc. are not acceptable sources.
o Your information must be credible, accurate, and well supported by evidence. The best sources of information are the research journals and the books as well as webpages maintained by professional societies and organizations. Search for articles and academic material should start with the electronic databases of libraries such as FTCC’s Paul H. Thompson Library (opens new window), PubMed (opens new window) or other such resources. When in doubt about material, use CARS checklist (opens new window) to see if it can be used in discussions and writings.
o You must cite all sources. Citation format must be MLA or APA (Visit the Purdue Owl Writing Lab (opens new window) for instructions on proper formatting)
Write a one to two page summary of the learning objectives listed below:
the nutritional properties of fluid milk
milk biota and lactic acid bacteria (including their difference from vegetable lactics)
why milk is a poor environment for Clostridium and a good environment for Bacillus
how Lactic acid bacteria or Pseudomonas will contaminate and spoil milk
the relation of bovine diseases to milk pathogens (foodborne illness)
the relation of fecal and environmental contaminates to milk pathogens (foodborne illness)
the basics of lactose fermentation including yogurt and kefir
1. What Emerging Disease are you concerned most about, and why?
2. What are the factors leading to emerging disease?
3. Explain how West Niles Virus is contracted?
At least 100 words per question
5 Questions (Short Essays; 100 – 150 words each)
What are the differences between an Executive Agency and an Independent Agency? Also give an example of both.
Locate the homepage for the Agencies you have identified in Question 1 and give me their URL (web address; e.g., http://www.etc)
Do you agree or disagree with the Whitman v. American Trucking Association case (page 1322). Explain your answer.
Are all documents obtainable under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)? If not, list three types of documents that do not have to be disclosed.
Review the paragraph on “Deregulation versus Re-regulation” . Should the airline industry be re-regulated? Yes or No. Please discuss your answer.
Business Law – 1 Year Option, 17th Edition
What are the five developmental tasks of young adulthood, and how can the accomplishing of one influence the accomplishing of any of the remaining four? (150-200 words)
In at least 2 sentences, explain how the geographical placement of marsupials supports the theory of evolution.