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View Resource Quality Characteristics and Nutritional Value of Improved Cassava (Manihot Esculenta) Varieties in Marigat, Baringo County, Kenya

Culinary characteristics and nutritional values of newly bred cassava root varieties in Baringo County, Kenya were evaluated. 51 varieties were grown and harvested at 16 months at KALRO in Marigat. Sensory evaluation was done by trained panelists for appearance, taste and texture using hedonic scale 1-5 (1 = worst, 5 = very good). Ten (n=10) highly accepted cassava varieties were further processed...

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View Resource Military Role in the Nigerian Constitution: An Exposé of law and Security Impact on Development

Nigeria’s 195 million population security situation currently is enormous and the growing insecurity requires the imperative to investigate and identify its sources and causes with the guide of the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 constitutional provision of the law and the statutory role of the military and national security agencies. In Nigeria, the law has ceased to act...

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View Resource Stage House, A Strategy for Coping with Tidal Flooding in Semarang

Rising sea levels and land subsidence in Semarang has caused some areas in Semarang, especially the areas close to the sea, has experienced tidal flood. The tidal flood become worse when it rains because the volume of water is raising. One of the area which experience tidal flood is RW IV, in Kemijen

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View Resource Transcendental equation calculated analytically obeyed by quasi-bound energy levels of quantum well and resonant transmission peaks

We present the analytical calculation of transcendental equation obeyed by quasi-bound energy levels of electron for motion perpendicular to interfaces of the Quantum Well and Nanostructure Physics of non-isolated Quantum Well of symmetric rectangular double barrier. In this investigation we need to calculate expressions of elements of transfer matrix of the left hand rectangular tunnel barrier...

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View Resource External Public Debt and Economic Growth in Kenya

This seeks to examine the relationship between external public indebtedness and economic growth in Kenya. It employs time series data for the period 1970 - 2010 from World Development Indicators and Kenya National Bureau of Statistics. The study objectives are estimated using Ordinary Least Square (OLS). The results reveal a negative significant relationship between external public debt and...

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View Resource Optimization of Adsorption of Heavy Metals onto Coconut Husk Adsorbent Using OFAT Methodology

In Nigeria, large quantity of coconut husk is generated in the rural areas as agriculture waste, and a critical question is to find alternative use of this waste into useful product such as adsorbent for the adsorption of heavy metals in industrial effluent. In this paper, optimization of adsorption of heavy metal onto the surface of activated and non-activated coconut husk using one-factor-at- a-...

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View Resource The Analysis of Socio-Economic Characteristics of Public Transport Users in Makassar, Indonesia

This study aims to determine the socio-economic characteristics of public transport users in the city of Makassar, Indonesia. The method used was a survey method by distributing questionnaires to respondents. The samples used were BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) passengers from 2, 3 and 4 corridors, as well as passengers of pete-pete (a public transportation to travel around the city of Makassar) of the...

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View Resource Crimes Committed Through Boko Haram: A Sociological Focus of Bama From 2000 To Date

Nigeria, since 1999 signaled the evolvement of religious based crises that later by 2002 experienced an exhibition of elements of terrorism by gunmen targeting and killing selected individuals mostly security agents. By 2009 the blossomed preaching of the founder of the wahabi based Islamic doctrine by Sheikh Mohammad Yusuf which stated with the name of al-shabab turned out to be a militarized...

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View Resource Assessment of Some Liver Enzymes and Bilirubin Levels among Malaria Infected Patients in Jalingo, Taraba State

Although the routine diagnostic procedure of malaria does not involve assessing liver chemistry in the above disease, morbidity and mortality are mostly due to complications arising from long standing liver dysfunctions. This study investigated the biochemical indices of liver function in individuals infected with malaria and compared their results with healthy group (age and sex-matched).

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View Resource Extent to Which Non-retention of Students Helps in Preventing School Failure in Adolescents in Muhoroni Division, Nyando District, Kisumu County

The purpose of the study was to identify and analyze the psychological interventions for preventing school failure in adolescents. The researcher adopted a survey research design that utilized both qualitative and quantitative approaches. The design enabled the researcher to determine the existence of relationship between the independent variable non retention of students and the dependent...

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