Like any other organization, Akron zoo is effected by many external environmental factors that may directly affect its yearly attendance and its ability to break even to continue to operate.
The first externality that the Akron zoo faces is the climate. Because most zoos operate out in the open, its attendance is
Algeria is a large nation in northwestern Africa. Its neighbors are Libya, Morocco and Tunisia, all members of the Arab League of Nations. The nations primary languages are Arabic and French (Algeria was colonized by France). In terms of surface area, Algeria is the second largest in Africa with a size three times that of Texas. The current popula
There was a peaceful life in Bergama until an Australian gold company (Eurogold) came over and offered wealth to Turkey. In 1992, the Company got the mining permission from the Ministry of Energy without the villagers acknowledgement. Then 652 people, whose aim was to make them cancel the license given to Eurogold Company, or to alter the claim th
Everyday people look out upon the night sky, wondering and dreaming of what lies beyond the planet. The universe that people live in is so diverse and unique, and it interests us to learn about all the variance that lies beyond its grasp. Within this marvel of wonders, our universe holds a mystery that is very difficult to understand because of the
Al-Qahirah means the victorious, and Cairo has emerged victorious, as the most populous city in the Arab World, in the Middle East, and on the continent of Africa. (Cities of the World) Cairo, Egypt is located in the northeastern part of Egypt, is a port on the Nile River near the head of its delta and at the boundary of ancient Upper and Lowe
Celilo Falls named after the “Si-le-lah” tribe, was located about one hundred and two miles from Portland Oregon. Today Celilo falls no longer exists because the Dalles Dam was built March 10 1957; it was covered up by what is now Lake Celilo. Celilo Falls was a very important place for Native Americans nearby. Many tribes used the falls for fis
China, (People’s Republic of China), is situated in eastern Asia, bounded by the Pacific in the east. The third largest country in the world, next to Canada and Russia, it has an area of 9.6 million square kilometers, or one-fifteenth of the world’s land mass. It begins from the confluence of the Heilong and Wusuli rivers in the east to the Pamirs
China officially the People’s Republic of China (Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo), country in East Asia, the worlds largest country by population and one of the largest by area, measuring about the same size as the United States. The Chinese call their country Zhongguo, which means Central Country
Compare and Contrast 2Pac & Saint John the Baptist
Although they lived in very different times, Tupac Shakur and Saint John the Baptist had many commonalities. Both became extremely famous for expressing what they believed. The media’s portrayal of Tupac Shakur as a tattooed thug has focused public attention on his accused crimes instead of his music. This rapper, raised in Marin City, California,
Costa Rica is officially known as the Republic of Costa Rica. It is
19,575 square miles in size and has a population of approximately 3,342,000
people. It is bordered by Panama and Nicaragua. The capital of Costa Rica
is San Jose. Its coastal areas are hot and humid and heavily forested. It has a
large chain of volc
Costa Rica, a country of Central America, covers an area of 19,730 square miles. The capital is San José. Extending from northwest to southeast, Costa Rica is bounded on the north by Nicaragua, along its 185-mile northeastern coastline by the Caribbean Sea, on the southeast by Panama, and along its 630-mile southwestern coastline by the Pacific Oce
I flew back to New Orleans and it was just the way I remembered it. The temperature was 98 degrees and the humidity was so high that reapplying deodorant is necessary down here. The French/Spanish architecture gives it a romantic and mysterious appeal. The air was not as fresh as I had wished it was but at least I could still breathe. The air sm
Ecuador is one of the smallest countries of South America. It lies on the west coast of the continent between Colombia and Peru. The equator crosses Ecuador and gives the country its name. Ecuador is the Spanish word for equator.
The Andes Mountains rise through much of central Ecuador. About half the people live in the vall
El Nino may be returning to affect weather worldwide
Waters in the tropical Pacific Ocean are warming, a change that could mean a return of the El Nino, a climate phenomenon that can affect weather worldwide.
The warming was reported Thursday by the federal Climate Prediction Center, a part of the National Oceanic a
1. What is the population? What is its average population density? Population is 32,021,856 people. The Population density is 136 per square mile.
2. What is the general climate? Its precipitation? Its temperature ranges? The general climate of Kenya is divided into two almost equal parts by the equator. The region N
In the next couple chapters I will discuss the population, history, towns, and economy. Oregon was the most beautiful place I have ever been. I would love to go back and raise my children there. State in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. Washington borders it across the Columbia R. (N), Idaho, partially across the Sna
There are so many different reasons why I fell in love with Arkansas. This Christmas I went there to spend the holidays with my boyfriends family. Before going I didnt think that I was going to like it. But a short time into the trip I realized that I was totally wrong. The drive is long but more beautiful than you can imagine. Its so peaceful an
Except for the fairly elaborate chieftains’ houses, Greek dwellings remained simple through classical times. A passageway led from the street into an open court off which three or four rooms were reached, the whole being fairly small in scale. The Roman houses, as seen, for example, at Pompeii, also stood at the street’s edge. Past a vestibule was