Atomic bombs (1945)
The atomic bomb is one of the most destructive weapons in human history.
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- What was the codename of the project for the development of the atomic bomb?
- Where was the centre of the American Nuclear programme?
- Who was the leader of the Manhattan Project?
- Who persuaded\nFranklin D. Roosevelt\nto support the development\nof the atomic bomb?
- When was the first test bomb detonated?
- Which was the first Japanese city to be destroyed by an atomic bomb?
- What was the codename of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima?
- Which was the last city destroyed by an atomic bomb?
- When was the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima?
- Is it true that altogether 320,000 Japanese people were killed in the two nuclear attacks?
- What was the name of the plane that dropped the bomb on Hiroshima?
- Is it true that the mass deployment of atomic bombs can lead to the extinction of life on Earth?
- Is it true that after the two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan, Leo Szilard started a campaign against nuclear warfare?
- Is it true that Albert Einstein was against the idea of atomic bombs?
- Who was the President of the United States when the atomic bombs were deployed?
- Is it true that atomic bombs were not deployed during the Cold War because of fear of their destructive power?
- What was the fissile material used in the bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima?
- What was the fissile material used in the bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki?
- Is it true that nuclear weapons protect a country by deterring aggressors from attacking?
- Is it true that a uranium bomb contains several pieces of fissile material, each of which is larger than the critical mass?
- A uranium bomb is detonated by pushing the pieces of uranium together, so that their weight exceeds the critical mass.
- Is it true that the critical mass is the smallest amount of fissile material needed for a sustained nuclear chain reaction?
- Which is not one of the effects of a nuclear explosion?
- Is it true that the effects of a nuclear explosion only affect two consecutive generations of people?
- Radioactive radiation can result in genetic damage across generations.
- Is it true that the bomb in Hiroshima killed nearly 90% of the people in a 1 km diameter circle around the explosion?
- Modern nuclear weapons can be 10,000 times more powerful than the bomb dropped on Hiroshima.
- Is it true that the bomb dropped on Hiroshima was more powerful than the one dropped on Nagasaki?
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