May 2018

Negative attitudes are a major barrier to the equality of people with disabilities.governments and other organizations have implemented pro grammes to change attitudes towards people with disability but helping professions try to separate disabled people and abled people which leads to lack of awareness about people with disability in the society. The desire to avoid whatever is associated with evil has affected people's attitudes towards people with disability eg some religious leaders...Read More...
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Hey guys according to my inquiry question I wonder whether global warming affect climatic changes.Today I will e looking at the possible solutions to global warming and climate changes(2) Smart solutions to reduce emissions So that we may effectively address global warming, we must importantly reduce the amount of heat-trapping emissions we are putting into the atmosphere. The good tidings is that we have the technology and practical ways at hand to experience it. As individuals, we can...Read More...
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Corruption-it is the misusing of resources by those who are in power.Corruption is considered as a strong constraint on growth development.And in some researches that consider corruption helps to overcome cumbersome bureaucratic constraints in efficient provision public services and rigid laws. Especially when countries,institutions are weak and function poorly.This is due to rent seeking and increase of transactions cost and uncertainty. In efficient investment and miss allocation of...Read More...
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Hey everyone, here is my second round of research with my question "What makes a good education?". For this round, I will be comparing private school and public school. Public school What is public school? A public school is a no fee school, supported by public funds(such as taxes) and government funds(1). Public schools are available to everyone, free of charge.(2) Pros - Available to everyone, including people with disabilities. -Funded by the government and public funds, therefore it is...Read More...
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Hey there, What are the significance of vulcanicity to human activities? The process of vulcanicity has influenced human activity through the land form it has produced and the effects of the recent volcanic eruptions in both destructive and constructive ways. Constructive consequences. As a result of the formation of mountains.The lower slopes of these mountains are among cool,well watered highland areas of high agricultural productivity.This high productivity is because of the fertility of...Read More...
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Hello everyone,I have been away for some time but i have come across a great topic about what causes earthquakes and also the formation of earthquakes.I would prefer starting with causes of earthquakes. Causes of Earthquakes. There are two main causes of earthquakes. Firstly, they can be linked to explosive volcanic eruptions; they are in fact very common in areas of volcanic activity where they either proceed or accompany eruptions. Secondly, they can be triggered by Tectonic activity...Read More...
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River profile is the longitudinal section of a river from source to mouth. It shows the shapes of a river from source to mouth. The river profile is divided into the following three stages; Youthul stage. Mature stage. Old stage. Youthful stage. This is also known as torrential stage. It is the upper course of a river. At this stage, river is fast and aggressive. Vertical erosion is dominant and the main featuresformed are as aresult of erosion. These features include; V-shaped valleys Water...Read More...
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Drugs

Ambrose Karani (Tigithi School)
Helo everyone? it has been for a while since i posted but this is what i have prepared for you guys its all about helping a friend who is taking drugs and my inquiry question being i wonder why do people take illegal drugs just for fun or self gain? Pay attention to your suspicions. If you suspect that your friend is using drugs, even in small doses, it’s important that someone intervenes early.This can prevent things from getting worse and turning into a full addiction. If she is already...Read More...
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Hey guys, For my first round of research, I will start by explaining mental illnesses, then dive into aspects of stress and its impact on high school students. Here's my inquiry question for this cycle, "Why are mental health issues common amongst teenagers and students?" MENTAL ILLNESSES "Mental illnesses are health conditions involving changes in thinking, emotion or behavior (or a combination of these). Mental illnesses are associated with distress and/or problems functioning in social,...Read More...
Last Reply By Wallace Wamboo (Tigithi school) · First Unread Post
Hey guys, I’m alive! For this time around I decided to focus on developing effective song lyrics, a thing I’ve always been bad at. In order to gain inspiration and hopefully remedy this, I decided to look into the lyrical process of one of my favourite songwriters, Breton Urie from Panic! At The Disco, especially the lyrics from his earlier work. While I can’t recommend any of the songs with a clear conscience on a schoolwork-oriented education website (as many aren’t appropriate), anyone...Read More...
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Hey everyone, In this round, I am looking into insomnia and its effects on teen development and teen performance in school, since I have noticed that sleep deprivation seems to be a very serious problem at school. INSOMNIA "According to guidelines from a physician group, insomnia is difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep, even when a person has the chance to do so. People with insomnia can feel dissatisfied with their sleep and usually experience one or more of the following symptoms:...Read More...
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Hey everyone! I'm back for my second round of research for this cycle's inquiry question! For those who don't know, my question is... How does consumerism in the beauty/fashion industry affect our society today? In this week's research, I will be going deep into how consumerism affects the beauty and fashion industry. I will also be discussing the results of the survey I posted a few days ago. So, let's get into it! The Beauty Industry: Beauty Subscription Boxes: For those who don't know, a...Read More...
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Last Reply By Charlotte Guo (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone! My inquiry question for this cycle is: “ Why do some suffer more from performance anxiety than others ?”. Last time, I talked about what performance anxiety is, the symptoms, why we suffer from it, and what goes on inside our brain when performing. This week, I am researching what factors make our performance anxiety worse and what makes it more tolerable, as well as the role genetics may have, and how stage fright impacts our performance. How anxiety/stage fright impacts our...Read More...
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It had been long since I posted but was researching and this is what I got.. Side effects of lung cancer Treatment The side effects of lung cancer treatment depend on the type of treatment and may be different for each person. The side effects of lung cancer treatment are often only temporary. Doctors and nurses can explain the possible side effects of treatment, and they can suggest ways to help relieve symptoms that may occur during and after the lung cancer treatment. 1.Surgery -for lung...Read More...
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Hey everyone, For my second cycle, I am going to investigate Behaviour and Personality Traits. Specifically, I'd like to dig deeper into the questions below. What is a behaviour trait? What is a personality trait? How does these traits impact teen lives? Does gender play a role in teen traits? Create the survey What is a behaviour trait? A behaviour trait is an action that people frequently do like laughing or smiling, in animals it could be an instinct like cats grooming themselves. In...Read More...
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Research Round 2 - Cycle 3 - Will human civilization ever come to an end and if so what will be the cause of it?

In this round of research I will focus on the possibility of climate change and the environment being a cause for the extinction of humans (as well as other species). -so many possible dangers related to climate change -string of days in winter of 2017 were 60-70 degrees warmer than normal -not just as simple as rising sea levels, though that is definitely an issue -many issues come with climate change -melting permafrost is also an issue -permafrost didn’t used to be a major concern for...Read More...
Hey everyone today am talking about facts and statistics of child labor... What are the current laws on Child Labor? In the United Nations adopted the Convention on the Rights of a Child which was ratified by 193 countries. A child is defined as every human being below the age of 18 years, unless under the law applied to the child, majority is attained earlier. It led the Worst Forms Convention, signed by 151 countries, which ban the worst forms of child labor such as: Debt Bondage Child...Read More...
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Hi all! In my last round of research I covered many advantages and benefits to drinking coffee; in this round I'll be looking into the disadvantages and drawbacks to drinking coffee. Much like I assume you coffee drinkers are hoping, I too wish that the advantages outweigh the disadvantages. Although I want this research to end in favour of drinking coffee, I am researching with an open mind and unbiased opinion. Early Death: Although my past research said that coffee prolonged your life,...Read More...
Last Reply By Heeva Chavoshi (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hi, everyone,today am talking about solution of child labor.................. 1. Laws: Making laws that children will not work until they reach a certain age and makes it much easier to combat a culture of child labor. moreover, laws can be brought in to ensure that when teenagers do begin to work, they are not allowed to work beyond a certain maximum number of hours and they are paid a minimum wage. 2. Reduce poverty: When a family lives in poverty, they may end up sending their children...Read More...
Last Reply By Samuel Mwangi · First Unread Post
Hi everyone! This is round two for my third cycle this year. My question is: "What does a healthy lifestyle consist of, and how do we maintain one?" This round covers healthy foods, specific food groups, good/bad fats, and how certain foods are beneficial to our bodies. This is a huge topic that I condensed into one research post. There is so much I would have loved to cover, but for the purpose of my question I tried to hit the basics. Sorry if the post is a little long! After doing all...Read More...
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Hello kindhearted people! Todays topic is... heart beats . An average human heart can beat three billion times in a lifetime. When you're feeling your heart beating/pumping that's your heart contracting and relaxing. When your heart contracts, it tightens. Each time it contracts it's pumping blood, and that's your heart beat. When you feel your heart beating, that's your pulse. If you were doing something like running/jogging, walking, jumping, climbing or swimming, your heart rate...Read More...
Last Reply By Lauren Jang (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello to you all! Hope things are going well, Inquiry Question: What are the qualities of a leader? The brief idea behind this topic is to explore the ins and outs of the different qualities that is in a leader. This will be taking in from examples and real life people as well as any science behind this. The hope is to compile information that can answer this question to the best of the abilities and any experiments will be conducted to see what happens if needed! Got thoughts, ideas,...Read More...
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Hey guys its long since i posted and today i will be looking on more about earthquakes in California. Earthquakes in California. The magnitude 8.2 earthquake that ravaged southern Mexico on Sept. 7 was the largest to shake the country in nearly a century.Like California, Mexico is a seismically active region that has seen smaller earthquakes that have caused death and destruction. But the Sept. 7 temblor is a reminder that even larger earthquakes which ware rare occur.Scientists say it’s...Read More...
Last Reply By Lauren Jang (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
On my last post,I was working on the dos and don'ts when it comes to times of floods. If one follows what I implement, they are likely to be safe when the disaster strikes. Today I will provide some of the permanent solutions to floods. I would like to thank you all for your contributions as you made this post a success. Speaking of solutions to floods,we can have temporally or permanent solutions.Today,I will take you through one method that made sense to me and I decided to share it with...Read More...
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Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone, For my new inquiry question, I decided to look into "How Does The General Traits Of Teenagers Affect Our Daily Lives?" I think this topic is important to dig deeper into because teenagers have been changing as a whole, and informing us of this change will help everyone have a better understanding of each other. For this round of research, I plan to examine... What is a trait? What are common traits for all age groups? What is a trait? According to the dictionary a trait is: a...Read More...
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