The increase of gas prices hurt the benefit of motorists. Because of the ridiculous high gas prices, many people have to choose pool car to share the transportation/gas fees with other people or use public transportation. For instance, my uncle, who lives in Foster City and works at downtown San Francisco, drives to work every day. However, when the gas prices went up, he had to take Caltrain-a kind of public transportation to go to work since it was cheaper than drive. However, it took longer time to go to work since he just needed 40 minutes to drive to work but he needed more or less two hours to go to work by Caltrain.
Most people move to the city because they want to get a better life. With rapid urbanization, the movement of migration from rural to urban is hurried, so a country has no time to plan for their existence at the cities. Although urbanization has changed the life of hundreds of millions of people in China, and it also has improved the economic development, if the urban population continues to grow rapidly, the problems such as public health with medical service, environment issues, and employment problems will continue to worsen which will hurt the country. With the technological and economic development in China, medical technology has a substantial change in the past decades. However, as the cities’ expanse, China’s urban population is growing rapidly, so the public health problem increase seriously, and it has become a big issue in China.
BMW TAPS THE EMERGING CHINESE LUXURY MARKET 1) There is often a natural tendency to assume that in collectivist cultures such as that in China, luxury products would not be popular. a) Explain how luxury products such as the BMW automobile might fulfill needs even within the traditional collectivist value set of China. Luxury products and brands are important to consumers in both individualistic and collectivistic cultures. The changes in traditional values are happening in developing countries such as China, particularly among the wealthy, young, urban set. Thus, companies can and do successfully use self-expressive and individualistic marketing messages even within China.
Trucks are better than cars. Cars do have advantage. You get more gas mileage on a car then on a truck. With gas being so expensive, one day everyone would like to find a ways to save money. People struggle to fill up there tanks in a truck the reason why is because of gas prizes coming to their highest.
Next, over the years people are starting to want to become greener which means them taking out factors in there that harm the environment. Many studies have shown that cars is one of the bigger contributors in the pollution that is happening to today. I believe that it’s from people wanting cars that are faster and louder and just over all suck more gas. But over the last three years people that are becoming greener and put the gas hog away. We all have noticed how car makers are always trying to keep up on what is the newest and the
The article brings up matter of the homeless living in cars. The author points out that this particular social phenomenon is becoming more and more popular among young people. There are still increasing number of people who decide dwell in a car due to financial problems which make it impossible for them to live in a house. Firstly, the author use rhetorical questions in order to let a reader to understand reason which push people to make decision about living in cars. The author say that decision of living in a car not in a shelter is caused by the fear that we can mingle with the homeless and follow their patterns of life as well as feelings such as shame which accompany with decision about being in a shelter.
Who would've ever thought that anyone and everyone would be driving a car? Cars are a way of life in today's society we no longer use horses or even walk to our next destination. With the growing population, having to meet life’s demands and leisure we have growing emissions pollution problems and high costing oil and gas prices. Over the years scientists have been concerned over the global warming on the earth. There are many things that cause global warming but one of the primary causes is cars and trucks on the road every day and all day and never ceases.
Cell phone use increases the likelihood of motor vehicle accidents The use of a cell phone while driving increases the likelihood of having an automobile accident and as such the use of cell phones in vehicles should be restricted and irresponsible drivers should be prosecuted under the letter of the law for reckless driving. Cell phones have become a commodity in our everyday lives. Some people however are taking the trend to extremes by engaging in conversations while operating a moving vehicle. This widespread phenomenon has increased the rate of motor vehicle accidents throughout the state. It is believed that actively using a cell phone while driving increases the likelihood of an accident by as much as four times the rate as those who do not use a cell phone.
Lots of people means over crowded places. Then, people produce garbage, and being a big population they will not recollect the contamination as fast as it is produced being an important pollution cause on the world. Besides waste, another way to see that population growth as a cause of pollution is that cities become being bigger and as big is the city, big is the pollution on it. Also, Transports are another source of pollution related with population growth. For example, a research found that USA 60% of the gas pollution is caused by auto vehicles.
Thus, the car made man life more comfortable. However, with population growth and human well-being it began of new problems. The number of automobile grew rapidly and as a result we have traffic jams. Besides, the growth of number of automobiles made environment become more and more polluted. Therefore humanity is not standing still and looking for ways to solve this problem, as to refuse of the automobile completely would not be quite prudent in view of the above advantages.