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You can train a dog to perform a specified task at the sound of a bell using a combination of classical and operant conditioning techniques. In classical conditioning, a primary stimulus is paired with a secondary stimul... More »

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Child custody laws for unmarried parents in North Carolina do not automatically recognize equal standing for a mother and father until paternity is legally established, says Sodoma Law. Unlike with married couples, a fat... More »

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According to Flat World Education, the six elements of culture are beliefs, values, norms, language, roles and social collectives. There are shared symbols in every society that represent the elements of culture. These s... More »

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A dog can be trained not to bark by using one of the following six techniques of The Humane Society of the United States: removing the motivation, ignoring barking, desensitizing the dog, teaching the dog a "silent" com... More »

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Choosing words and parts of words that sound evil, dangerous or dark is an important part of creating or choosing an evil name. Use ancient languages, mythology and roots of English words to choose or create a name that ... More »

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