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ANALYSIS OF BUSH PEAR AND ITS OIL

ABSTRACTThe research project studies the analysis of pear and its oil. The mesocarp from edible African pear “DacryodesEdulis” were evaluated for their oil yield. The pulp from this pear were oven dried at 100oC-105oC to a moisture content level of 29%.The mesocarp was subjected to proximate analysis to determine the percentage of the moisture, ash, fat, crude fibre, crude protein and carbohydrate content which resulted to the values of 29%, 2%, 19.6%, 25.5%, 11.9%, and 12% respectively. ...

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Alex Raji Premium 91 PAGES (12278 WORDS) Microbiology Project 1682 Views 0 Orders
ANALYSIS OF DIFFICULTY LEVEL OF THE COURSE IN NIGERIA CERTIFICATE IN EDUCATION (NCE) CHEMISTRY CURRICULUM: PRE-SERVICE TEACHERS PERSPECTIVES IN GOVERNEMNT OWNED COLLEGES OF EDUCATION IN ENUGU

INTRODUCTION Chemistry is one of the essential science subjects. According to Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (2008), chemistry is the branch of science that deals with the composition and properties of substances and various elementary forms of matter. Mifflin (2011) defined chemistry as the science of the composition, structure, properties and reactions of matter especially of atomic and molecular systems. Sarah (2015) defined chemistry as a physical science and the study of the pr...

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OGIRI REUBEN Premium 57 PAGES (3900 WORDS) Chemistry Project 472 Views 0 Orders
ANALYSIS OF ONLINE EXAMINATION REGISTRATION SYSTEM

ABSTRACTThe process of examination pre-registration is aimed to obtain accurate information on the intended candidates individually and collectively. These information are used to make a multitude of decisions such as the nature and structure of examination questions, categories and number of expected candidates, and other information which might be personal such as bio information. Unless a sufficiently accurate and efficient methods are used for  the data ...

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ANALYSIS OF SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL VARIATION OF URBAN HEAT ISLANDS WITHIN KADUNA METROPOLIS

ABSTRACT Understanding the spatial variation of urban heat Islands (UHI), will be helpful in urban micro climate studies. This study the urban heat islands of Kaduna metropolis, Nigeria. For the present study Landsat ETM+ images of 2001, 2006, 2009 and OLI 2015 was obtained from USGS of the study area. Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) image was developed. The digital number of therm...

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Zacharia Ayuba 12 PAGES (39779 WORDS) Geography Essay/Paper 0 Views 0 Orders
Analysis of the Causes of Road Failure in some parts of Nigeria (A Review)

ABSTRACTThis research assesses the various factors responsible for road failures in thesouthwestern and south-southern parts of Nigeria with the aim of reportingfindings to the public domain. The research further stressed the importance andrelevance of geophysics in evaluating civil engineering structures such asroads. The above goals were met by studying the results of surveys carried outby researchers in southern Nigeria. Electrical Resistivity and Electromagneticmethods have been used to e...

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ANTHRAX DISEASE AND ITS MANAGEMENT

ABSTRACTAnthrax is an infection caused by the bacterium Bacillus anthracis. its symptoms begin between one day and two months after contracting the infection. Anthrax is spread by contact with the spores of the bacteria, which are often from infectious animal products. Contact is by breathing, eating, or through an area of broken skin. It does not typically spread directly between people. Risk factors include people who work  with animals or animal products, trav...

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ERC RESOURCES Premium 26 PAGES (6049 WORDS) Microbiology Seminar 1263 Views 0 Orders
ANTI-FUNGAL ACTIVITY AND MINERAL COMPOSITIONS OF ETHANOL EXTRACT OF PLANTAIN (MUSA PARADISIACA)

ABSTRACTMusa paradisiaca is mainly grown in the tropical and subtropical countries and widely used for its nutritional values all over the world. The fruit as well as the peels and leaves are used to treat different diseases in human in traditional medicine. This study presents the mineral compositions and antifungal activity of ethanol extract of Musa paradisiaca peel and leaf. The ethanol extracts showed antifungal action against : Candidia albicans (peel:15.67...

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ANTI-VIRUS

ABSTRACTBringing it to a layman, an Anti-virus can be explained as the cure to virus and viral infections in the computer system. Though virus has been identified to be existing and causing harms in various forms, there are a variety of strategies are typically employed. Signature-based detection involves searching for known patterns of data within executable code. However, it is possible for a computer to be infected with new malware for which no signature is yet known. To counter such so-ca...

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ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF HONEY ON (STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUSESCHERICHIA COLI AND STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGEN) ISOLATED FROM WOUND

ABSTRACTAntibacterial activity of honey obtained from two different locations in Enugu State (Nsukka & Ugwuaji) Nigeria on Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli and Streptococcus pyogens isolated from wound was studied. Agar well diffusion method was used to determine the antibacterial activity of the honey on the test microorganisms. The result revealed that the two honey samples have heavy antibacterial activities against the test organisms and zones of inhibition were obtained showin...

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Alex Raji Premium 62 PAGES (7146 WORDS) Microbiology Project 5562 Views 0 Orders

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