20 Different Types of Saws (and Uses)

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Growing up, there are generally four tools every child can identify: a hammer, screwdriver, wrench, and saw. But one thing most kids (and even adults) don’t know is that there are literally dozens of different saw types out there, many of which have a highly specialized use. Here are 20 examples of different types of … Read more

20 Different Types of Eels

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The phrase “slippery as an eel” may be far more familiar to you than the actual species. However, these fascinating creatures are an important part of the ecosystem and a popular food in many parts of the world. You may be surprised to know there are more than 800 species of eel out there, as … Read more

11 Different Types of Dyslexia

types of dyslexia

With approximately 15 to 20 percent of the population suffering from dyslexia, there’s a good chance you know several people who suffer from this disorder. But did you know there are actually several different kinds of this disorder? Dyslexia is a language-based learning disability which has numerous potential symptoms. Some research suggests there might be … Read more

13 Different Types of Farming

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Perhaps the oldest occupation known to mankind (followed very closely by parenting), farming allowed our ancestors to stop migrating and create the first villages. In modern times, we’ve developed a wide range of farming techniques our forebears could never have imagined. The following types of farming are just a few examples of how versatile this … Read more

9 Different Types of Forces

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One of the most important concepts in Physics, force is anything that causes an object motion or change of its velocity. Force can be described in simple language as push or pull upon an object which results to its interaction with another object. Force is divided into two major broad categories: contact force and action-at-a-distance … Read more

9 Different Types of Dentists

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Everyone knows what a dentist is and has an idea of what they do in the broadest sense, but did you know there are actually a wide range of dental specializations out there? Depending on the issue you’re having, seeing a particular specialist could mean the difference between saving a tooth, getting top-quality implants, or … Read more

27 Different Types of Makeup

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There are a lot of reasons why people, especially women, wear makeup on their everyday lives. They use it to hide the ‘flaws’ on their faces that cause them insecurities, and to enhance their best features. Some apply it to look younger, or older, of course depending on their age. Many consider it art which … Read more

5 Different Types of Franchises

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Starting a new business can be a nightmare of trademarking, inventory, investments, and advertising that could ultimately lead to failure and potential bankruptcy. Franchises are an excellent way to get a head start with far less risk involved. Experts argue about how many different models there are out there based on how they define each … Read more

7 Different Types of Fractions

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Fractions: We all had to deal with them in math class, and even today they plague us. But did you know fractions have existed for thousands of years and that the most basic math relies on them? The Oxford Dictionary defines a fraction as a numerical quantity that isn’t a whole number. The word itself … Read more

19 Different Types of Lawyers (and What They Do)

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The law is a complicated thing. Each year, more and more laws are added that help define, supersede, or modify existing laws. The result is a complete mess that no one person will ever be able to navigate. To help combat this overwhelming amount of information, law firms often hire staff with a range of … Read more