Cynthia Ann Buffill
SC300: Big Ideas in Science: From Methods to Mutation
August 18, 2013
If the water suddenly goes out in my house my first reaction and my husbands would be did we pay the bill but since I have to have steps of what I would do then I will tell you.
The first thing that I would do is check to see the water is off in all areas of the house if not then I would find the source of why the water is off in that one room. I check the water valve under the sink and notice its off problem solved. Now if it happens to be off in every room then I would check to see if the valves got turned off under the sink ...view middle of the document...
Since I’m not quite sure what kind of injury you want I have to create my own. My 15 year old likes to help me cook dinner. As she is cutting the onions she slices her finger. As I look at it I tell her it’s not that bad run it under cold water after she does that I clean it with peroxide and bandage it up. She is good to go and continues helping me. If the cut after I looked at it looked more serious I would have taken different steps. The first thing that I would have done was to rinse it under cold water and then wrap it in gauze. Next I would have taken her to the emergency room. Pay the bill after treatment and change the bandage when needed. This part is a true story when the 15 year old was 8 she burned herself very bad. She decided that after school she wanted something to eat before dinner which in my house was usually around 7. She asked me if she could make a cup of noodles after telling her yes and to eat it at the table she says to me ok. She makes the soup and decides to sit on the couch in the living room to watch TV. Then all you hear is a loud scream. I go to check what happen and she is in her room crying. When I asked her what was wrong she told me she burned herself with the soup. Think that it was just a little burn I told her she would be okay. Well she wasn’t when she finally let me see it I could tell that it was a second degree burn, I put ice on it like everyone tells you to do and it started to blister. I let her father know we then called my...