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View Resource Utilization of Antenatal Health Care Facilities in Kerang District, Mangu L.G.A of Plateau State

Antenatal care is a key strategy for reducing maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality rate because adequate patronage of antenatal care services is associated with improved maternal and neonatal health outcomes. This study focuses on the utilization of antenatal care services among women in Kerang District, Mangu Local Government Area, Plateau State. Random sampling technique was used to...
View Resource Assessing Students’ Vocabulary Learning Strategies use with particular reference to EFL First Year In-service Students of Ambo University

Vocabulary learning is one of the important language skills Harmer (1991) clearly states, ‘’If language structures make up the skeleton of language, then it is vocabulary that provides the vital organs and the flesh’’ (p.153). Effective use of vocabulary learning strategy is very important in language learning at higher education. This study is aimed at assessing vocabulary learning...
View Resource Metaphor: a device of cognition

A metaphor is the expression of an understanding of one concept in terms of another concept, where some sort similarity or correlation between the two concepts exists. Or a metaphor is the understanding itself of one concept in terms of another which literally mean something different The perception of metaphor has changed significantly since the end of the 20th century.
View Resource Development Of Contextual Teaching And Learning (CTL) Learning Instruments With Predict, Observe, Explain (POE) Strategy To Training Critical Thinking Skills

This research aims to: (1) analyze validity instruments consist of Syllabus, Learning Implementation Plan (RPP), Student Worksheet (LKS), handout, and critical thinking skills instrument. (2) Practicality analysis consist of implementation of Learning Implementation Plan (RPP), student’s responses, and obstacles were encountered during teaching and learning process carried out with this learning...
View Resource Metacognition Behavior of Junior High School Students in Solving Algebra Problems in Terms of Mathematical Abilities

This study aimed at describing junior high school students metacognitive behavior in terms of thought process, self-reflection and information processing. There were 25 students’ participants and three were selected as subject of this study. Mathematical Ability Test (MAT) and two Metacognition behavior’ tests (MBT) were given to students’ participants and three subjects with high, medium...
View Resource Decentralising Local Government in Zimbabwe: Prospects and Impediments

In an effort to ensure democracy, good local governance and citizen participation, chapter 14, section 264 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No.20) Act 2013 provides for devolution of government powers and responsibilities to provincial and metropolitan councils and local authorities. To facilitate devolution, the Constitution organizes government at three levels namely, national,...
View Resource Effects of Self-Efficacy, Motivation and Emotional Intelligence On Anxiety and Entrepreneurial Intention In Retired Employees

Retirement should not be feared of, but it should be faced with confidence, enthusiasm and good emotional management. The purpose of the present study was to demonstrate that retirement is not an end of a career, but a resumable pending career. The present study was quantitative.
View Resource A Survey of Determination the Level of Antenatal Care Utilization in Primary Health Care Centers of Al-Diwaniyah City

Background: Antenatal care (ANC) can be described as the care providing by health care authorities to pregnant and teenage mothers to ensure the best health for mother and her fetus during the pregnancy. The most important aspects of ANC are: Identification of risks; Prevention of pregnancy-related or associated diseases as well as their management; Health education and finally health promotion.
View Resource Characteristics of Mango Farmers and Factors Associated with Their Land Tenure Area

Mango is the main exotic fruits in West Java, Indonesia. Then, the government and farmers try to develop the agribusiness of mango. But, the productivity still fluctuatives and land tenure of mango farmers are mostly narrow. The purpose of this study is to describe the characteristics of the mango farmers and factors associated with their land tenure area in Cikedung Sub-district, Indramayu...
View Resource Identification of Amino Acid Profile, Fatty Acid Profile and Albumin from Cork Eggs (Channa striata)

Cork fish (Channa striata) is one of the fish that has high economic value. Cork fish (Channa striata) has many nutrients and high albumin content. Cork fish albumin is a good prospect to be developed because it is beneficial for postoperative healing. Cork fish albumin raw material is usually obtained from meat.