Chem Index Card 2

Chem Index Card 2 - Allies during WWII France Great Britain...

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Allies during WWII? France, Great Britain, and Russia/Enemies (axis powers)? Japan, Germany, Italy/Civilian in charge of the MP? J.Robert Oppenheimer/General in charge of the MP? Leslie Groves/2 scientific problems encountered early in creating the atomic bombs and tell how they were overcome? Predetonation, weight overcome by implosion/Scientific political problem that threatened MP? Communism/ Were scientists in agreement in using atomic bombs on the Jap.? No disagreed/Were the military in agreement? Yes/Medical problems that Michael showed after being exposed to massive radiation-heart double in size, brain swell, losing hair, liquid forming, gonna die/Einstein contribution to the atomic bomb- used formula E=MC2 to create them/Instead of an exploding shell they used compression to create the bombs/What difficulty had to be overcome if plutonium was to be used in the bomb? Too rapid fission rate (just fizzle)/Symptoms of radiation poisoning- they will all evaporate and burn/
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Where were the two atomic bombs used? Little Boy, Hiroshima
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course BIOCHEM 2 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Emory.

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