Question 1: Anti-Terrorism System Design
Various designs can be adopted, such as the use of X-rays that are capable of tracing contours of a person and reveal any hidden object, such as drugs and explosives. Also, the quadrupole resonance scanning can identify potentially dangerous materials in suitcases by examining energy wavelengths emitted by the suitcase contents. Polygraphs have been implemented to detect whether passengers are lying. Lastly, autopilot systems have been adopted that can be activated remote...
Intellectual property and the impact of counterfeit merchandise in the United States economy
Intellectual property is the establishment of the cognizance, such as artistic and literary works, inventions, symbols and designs, images and names utilized in commerce. It is also the safeguard of mind’s creations, which have a commercial and a moral value. Thus, intellectual property is guarded by law, for instance, copyright, patents, and trademarks that enable persons to earn financial and recognition advantage from whatever they create or invent (Purvis, 2008...
Social Welfare of Seniors
I visited the Center Home Hispanic Elderly North that is located in Chicago. The home hosts elderly people from the Hispanic community in Chicago who have chronic health problems and require special care. Most of the seniors hosted at the center are above 70 years old and suffer from various conditions associated with old age such as arthritis, dementia, diabetes, and various cardiovascular conditions. According to Serrato, Chicago City has attracted thousands of Hispanics in the last 20 years and they are n...
President’s Job Performance: Donald Trump
After his election win in November 2016, President Donald Trump turned his focus to delivering on his campaign promises. Trump had based his campaign on issues such as taxation, immigration, health care as well as foreign policy. However, in delivering these promises to Americans, Trump has faced significant obstacles and scored the lowest approval rating for any modern president. Although he has delivered on issues such as taxation, Trump still has a long way to go on issues such as immigration, h...
Checks and Balances
Checks and Balances
The United States is composed of three branches of government. The branches are the Legislature, the Judiciary, and the Executive. These branches make the checks and balances system, where each has defined powers and limits. Therefore, limits of each branch are defined by the checks while the powers of each branch are defined by the balances. This system is vital for democracy since it prevents total control of any branch of government ("Checks and Balances - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com," 2018).
A Recent Incident of Ch...