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Japan's Nuclear Crisis
I don't know why. Please help me. Why did the reactors at the Fukushima plant overheat? Because of Nuclear power generation?
April 19, 2011 by Anonymous

Japan's Nuclear Crisis
How does nuclear fission create energy? Nuclear energy is produced through the splitting, or fission, of a uranium atom in the core of a nuclear reactor. When hit by a neutron, the atom divides and releases two other neutrons, as well as heat and radioactive particles. The ...
April 19, 2011 by Anonymous

Nuclear Crisis Worker appreciation
the workers who have been trying to bring the nuclear crisis under control volunteered 4 the job. what factors might they have weighed when deciding whether or not to stay behind and help. What qualities do you think these people must possess? Why do you suppose the japanese ...
April 19, 2011 by Anonymous

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a function of a good thesis statement? (1 point) to establish the credibility of the author to focus the reader's attention on the main idea to present an interesting quote about the topic 2. Which of the following is the strongest thesis ...
March 21, 2013 by Delilah

HISTORY
I have to write an essay, but I need someone to make an outline so it is easier. (DO NOT write my essay. I just need an outline. Thanks!) Here is the assignment: •Use Roman numerals (I, II, III, IV, V) to represent the introduction, conclusion, and main topics. •Include your ...
February 12, 2011 by Lumi

JAPAN
For what reasons are you in favour of using nuclear energy to generate electricity? What reasons would you be against nuclear power? For the against part--that would be that it's a big step of risk towards human health. For the favourable part--I guess that its just easier to ...
April 19, 2011 by Anonymous

history
Should President Kennedy be awarded a peace prize for averting a nuclear disaster during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
April 9, 2014 by kathy

Sociology
Did I choose the correct answer #3 In the mid- to late 1880s, the United States experienced a surge in immigrants from <China and Japan> 1)Japan and Cuba. 2)China, Japan, and Mexico. 3)China and Japan < I chose this one< 4)China and Canada.
October 6, 2012 by Sharon

history
Should Premier NIkita Khrushev be awarded a peace prize for averting a nuclear disaster during the Cuban Missile Crisis?
April 9, 2014 by kathy

History
I have to write an essay on the drop of the atomic bomb on japan in world war 2. Our teacher told us president Truman never dropped it on japan but demonstrated the bomb to japan on the effect o it. However, the internet said it was dropped and japan surrendered I dont know ...
March 1, 2010 by Kelsey allen

social studies
1.Which word best describes modern life for japanese teenagers such as Asuka? A. relaxed B. crowded C. isolated D. traditional 2. Tropical storms often hit Japan during the ________. summer winter spring fall 3. Which of Japan's islands has the largest level area? Hokkaido ...
February 27, 2014 by Anonymous

Nuclear Crisis Help
the workers who have been trying to bring the nuclear crisis under control volunteered 4 the job. what factors might they have weighed when deciding whether or not to stay behind and help. What qualities do you think these people must possess? Why do you suppose the japanese ...
April 19, 2011 by Anonymous

Social studies
I have tried to answer these im just not sure help plz. 1. Which word best describes modern life for Japanese teenagers such as Asuka? relaxed crowded isolated traditional 2. Tropical storms often hit Japan during the ________. summer winter spring fall 3. Which of Japan's ...
February 21, 2014 by Jessica

Science
Which statement is true regarding nuclear energy? (Points : 1) Since 2005, global private investments in nuclear energy totaled $100 million dollars. Nuclear plants cost 2-3 times as much as new windpower to build. Nuclear energy currently produces 50% of the U.S.’s energy ...
November 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Earth Science
do you think that the earthquake that affected japan should have a impact on the nuclear issues for the united states ? DONT UNDERSTAND THIS QUESTION AT ALL !
November 5, 2013 by Amber

LIB
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) 1. controls nuclear weapons stockpiles. 2. inspects nuclear power plants. 3. tests nuclear weapons. 4. builds nuclear power stations. I think it's number 4
May 10, 2010 by tammy

AP Macroeconomics
Japan, the European Union, Canada, and Mexico have flexible exchange rates. Suppose Japan attracts an increased amount of investment from the European Union. Using a correctly labeled graph of the loanable funds market in Japan, show the effect of the increase in foreign ...
March 28, 2013 by Macroeconomics

Global History
This concerns the feudal powers in Japan: Ok, so in many ways the relation between China and Japan reflect what we've already seen between Russia and Byzantium. What were the most important things that Japan borrowed from China? Chinese influence in Japan reached its height ...
February 6, 2012 by Alexis

SS
Which of the following caused a severe economic crisis in Japan during the 1990s? Taxes were raised too high. Bad bank practices caused a recession.** Too many workers went on strike. Trade embargos increased. Which of the following is a cultural exchange that the people of ...
December 12, 2013 by Anonymous

Health (Ms. Sue)
Explain how someone might appropriately deal with a midlife crisis. A: Someone could appropriately deal with a midlife crisis by exploring and sharing their feelings by either trusting a friend or seeing a therapist, by reevaluating and thinking of what their life goals can be...
December 8, 2013 by Anonymous

US history
After dropping two atomic bombs on Japan, the United States: 1. accepted Japan’s surrender, albeit with the condition that the emperor could keep his throne 2. dropped a third one on Tokyo to force the Japanese to surrender 3. accepted Japan’s unconditional surrender 4. ...
November 13, 2011 by HM

Social Studies
Ok, so in many ways the relation between China and Japan reflect what we've already seen between Russia and Byzantium. What were the most important things that Japan borrowed from China? Chinese influence in Japan reached its height during the time of Prince Shotoku. What did ...
February 6, 2012 by Alexis

English
Hello. I'll be very grateful for your help. 1)Is it possible to use "involve" in the context "This step could involve a serious crisis"? 2)Is it possible to use "till the present day" the same as "until now", for example "Till the present day, China has opposed tough sactions ...
December 5, 2011 by Ilma

definition
Phenomenon means: 1) tragedy 2) dissapointment 3) event 4) crisis I think it's 4, crisis
April 24, 2013 by Celest

healthcare management
Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper on essential communication in a community crisis situation described in the scenario. Include the following in your paper: • The individuals or groups that will be communicating inside and outside the organization during this crisis situation...
July 26, 2012 by Marcus

Physical Science
Hello, Can soeone tell me if I have the correct answer? Thank You, My answer- A In a nuclear reaction energy is released by the combination of two elements into a new element. This process is an example of- A. Nuclear Fusion B. Nuclear Fission
March 7, 2008 by Mandi

English
1. I have been to Japan before. 2. I went to Japan before. 3. I had been to Japan before. (Are they all grammatical? Is #1 the same as #2? Thank you.)
November 5, 2010 by rfvv

world history
Which of the following is NOT true about the arms race between the United States and the Soviet Union during the cold war? A. The Soviet Union created the first man-made satellite, prompting the United States to develop the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA...
January 22, 2012 by tracy

Geography
1-What is a benefit of nuclear power? 2-How does nuclear compare to coal? 3-What are some problems with nuclear power? 4-What does rector do? 5-What does a generator do? 6-What is the waste of these power stations, what is the problme with it? 7-What must be considered when ...
February 6, 2008 by Dicle

social
Crisis Management What can the government, individual and society do to combat crisis like a. Bomb blast / terrorist attack b. Earthquake c. Floods d. Fire accident.
May 27, 2013 by harish

Biology
In what part of mitosis does the nuclear membrane disappear? My book says that in prometaphase, "the nuclear membrane fragments", but when I looked online to verify this, I found some sources that said that nuclear membrane disappears in prophase, and some sources that said ...
December 30, 2007 by Jessie

English
Can you please check this paragraph I summarized myself from an internet site called euronews. I think it can be useful to revise passive tenses and, of course, to keep up to date with what happens in Japan. 1.A 10-meter tsunami slammed into the Japanese city of Sendai killing...
March 13, 2011 by Mike

nuking japan
what where the names of atom bombs droped on Japan? and what does MOAB mean?
November 25, 2013 by SuperPowerSupply (for short SPS)

History
How Would One Discuss This Topic: Japan controlled neighbors because it could. Japan also took over Korea and China because it needed land and resources. Japan is an island country, therefore, it needed a dependable source of raw materials. This is usually true of imperialist ...
January 22, 2011 by Needs Help

History
Q: What action did the United States NOT take against Japan before the attack on Pearl Harbor? Choices are: A. cut off the sale of oil and metal to Japan B. sent the Japanese ambassador back to Japan C. froze all the Japanese assets in the United States D. discontinued ...
April 15, 2012 by Samantha

Geography
The waters surrounding Japan and the nearby ocean currents help to make Japan's climate mostly what?
January 8, 2013 by Chris

Science
What is a nuclear membrane This is a biology question, not nuclear physics. You will find a definition at http://www.answers.com/topic/nuclear-envelope
September 18, 2006 by John

History
Where are China and Korea located in relationship to Japan? Why did this location allow for Japan to be influenced by many cultures at once?
March 7, 2011 by Jess

chemistry
Which of the following statements are true? Fusion reactions result in nuclei with higher Z. To keep a nuclear power plant going, a chain reaction must be maintained. Nuclear fusion produces no long-lived radioactive by-products. The Sun is a nuclear fusion reactor.
April 14, 2011 by Grace

chemistry
Any help with the following questions would be greatly appreciated! 1) What is the fuel source in nuclear power plants? How is that energy harvested from the source? 2) How does the fuel source used in power plants differ from the fuel source used in nuclear bombs? 3) What ...
December 19, 2006 by Tychicus

English
1. We will win the game against Japan. 2. We will win the game with Japan. Q1. Are both the same in meaning? Q2. What is the part of speech of 'against Japan'? Is it an adjective phrase or an adverbial phrase?
March 20, 2013 by rfvv

Japan social empowerment
was the US successful in rebuilding Japan
September 17, 2014 by Kathy

Government
Why have the president's foreign policy powers grown despite the fact that there have been no constitutional changes since the founding? I've tried and searched various terms on Google and all I'm getting is the "crisis atmosphere of the Cold War" and the possibility of a ...
April 12, 2011 by Emily

physics
The politicians and the news media often warn us of an impending energy crisis. What is the crisis, what can be done about it, and how do you feel about it?
August 18, 2010 by Anonymous

Current events
How does the economic crisis effect countries like new zealand? What are countries doing to help with this crisis?
October 15, 2008 by Reed

Japan help
I need to know the top desceases there are in Japan. Thanks Please clarify your question. Do you mean the most prevalent diseases? or the rate of mortality (deceased people)? ??
March 29, 2007 by Tommy

aging
what type of government programs are avaliable in Japan also what are some societal views of the elderly in Japan? any sources would be helpful that i could look at thanks
September 5, 2011 by Alice

SS
"In all humility, but with a firm conviction that Japan is a steward on whom (lies) the gigantic task of the uplifting of the Far East, I cannot think that the young Korea is yet capable of governing itself" -Nitobe Inazo, 1919 Which statement best summarizes Inazo's ideas? a...
December 5, 2013 by Anonymous

Business
No one can predict a natural disaster or world crisis, when a hurricane, flood, or a pandemic strikes a country, who is most likely to respond first? Which economicsystem is the best solution to handling a crisis of epic proportion?
October 30, 2010 by Rhonda

Macroeconomics - GDP
Please check my answers to see if they are correct, if not, can you please fix them! Thank you. American citizens buy something made from an American company in Japan who uses all Japanese labour and machines. Would the following increase, decrease or unaffected? Explain. a) ...
February 5, 2009 by Anonymous

Geography
The waters surrounding Japan and the nearby ocean currents help to make Japan's climate. moderate. very hot. very cold and wet. tropical. I've been researching and I see that the Japan current warms the air and the Oyashio Current cools the air... I think the answer to this ...
December 9, 2009 by Renee

Business
No one can predict a natural disaster or world crisis. When a hurricane or flood or a pandemic strikes a country, who is most likely to respond first? Which economic system is the best solution for handling a crisis of epic proportion?
May 6, 2011 by Anonymous

entrepreneur
No one can predict a natural disaster or world crisis. When a hurricane or flood or a pandemic strikes a country, who is most likely to respond first? Which economic system is the best solution to handling a crisis of epic proportion?
September 4, 2011 by bryson

Nuclear FIssion
How does nuclear fission create energy? Nuclear energy is produced through the splitting, or fission, of a uranium atom in the core of a nuclear reactor. When hit by a neutron, the atom divides and releases two other neutrons, as well as heat and radioactive particles. The ...
April 19, 2011 by Anonymous

HEEELLLLPP!! ENGLIGH!!
Has anyone read the crisis, no.1 by thomas plain before? If anyone has, tell me the concept of it. Paine was urging support for the American Revolution. http://libertyonline.hypermall.com/Paine/Crisis/Crisis-1.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Paine http://www.indiana....
October 26, 2006 by Kalli

intro to business
No one can predict a natural disaster or world crisis. When a hurricane or flood or a pandemic strikes a country, who is most likely to respond first? Which economic system is the best solution to handling a crisis of epic proportion?
May 21, 2010 by rose

business 115
No one can predict a natural disaster or world crisis. When a hurricane or flood or a pandemic strikes a country, who is most likely to respond first? Which economic system is the best solution to handling a crisis of epic proportion?
July 12, 2010 by Clyde

Science
Which compound causes the depletion of Earth's ozone layer? A. ultraviolet radiation B. chlorofluorocarbon C. carbon dioxide D. sulfuric acid B How does a nuclear power plant produce energy? A. through solar panels B. through nuclear fission reactions C. through geothermal ...
January 10, 2014 by Anonymous

Organic and Nuclear Chemistry
Regarding nuclear reactions that release a great deal of energy, which statement is true? A. In a fission chain reaction, a uranium nucleus struck by a high-energy neutron emits two neutrons. B. Nuclear fission releases more energy per unit mass than does a fusion reaction. C...
June 25, 2010 by Demi

Science
what device in a nuclear power plant creates nuclear energy?
February 5, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
Do today's nuclear power plants use nuclear fission, fusion, or both?
April 25, 2008 by Lee

socials
for other event in 1960 i draw a missile for cuban missile crisis. and for caption i write beside it that U.S planes took photographs showing that USSR was installing offensive nuclear missile in Cuba. Or I write beside that Khrushchev agreed to take out missile bases for ...
December 6, 2011 by Mohammad

critical thinking
utilizing the seven factors of the utilitarian calculus briewy evalute each factor comparing dropping the bombs on Japan versus invading Japan to end world war II
May 18, 2012 by Herstine

Physics check
Today's nuclear power plants use nuclear..... to generate electricity. fission?
April 25, 2008 by Emily

chemistry 1405
how to write a nuclear equation for the nuclear decay of Ra-226 to an isotope of radon-222
September 25, 2013 by anna

nuclear physics
An atom of Radium-228 transmutes to radon-222. Write the nuclear equation for this decay.... How ??
May 28, 2012 by Garth

Writing
SAT essay practice. The Chinese proverb, "In crisis is cleverness born" means that through crisis creativity is born. This does not apply to most of the world situations. How can crisis bring out creativity? Crisis is associated with chaos and confusion. It is impossible to ...
July 1, 2013 by Anonymous

socials
for other event in 1960 i draw nuclear weapons and write beside as caption that many people thought nuclear war amounted to global suicide. or i write instead that Canada accept U.S Bomarc missiles that capable of carrying nuclear warheads and many people not like this ...
December 6, 2011 by Mohammad

Geography
Is this correct? 1. The closest ocean to Mongolia is the Pacific Ocean. 2. The capital of the island nation that has the Sea of japan as its western border is Tokyo, Japan. Thank You
November 9, 2012 by Alex

research paper
Does anyone know what arguments could come from nuclear energy? An argument for nuclear energy is that it is more efficient than coal or gas for generating electricity. There are more reasons in favor of it, of course. An argument against it is the question of what do we do ...
January 30, 2007 by sam

science
_____ contain a fuel, rods to control nuclear reactions, and a cooling system. Would Nuclear reactor work??
September 19, 2010 by Katie

history
What incident abroad marked the election day of the 1956 election, thereby enhancing Eisenhower's bid for a second term? A. The crisis in the Formosa Straits B. The French defeat in Indochina C. An attack on U.S. Marines in Beirut D. The resolution of the Suez crisis
October 3, 2012 by barbara

physics
Neon-20 has a nuclear mass of 19.992439 amu. the total nuclear binding energy for Ne-20 is? (Mprotons=1.6726x10^-27 kg) (Mneutron=1.6749x10^-27kg)
September 23, 2013 by sam

English
1. Which country's flag is this? 1-1. This is America's flag. 1-2. This is an American flag. 2. Which country use this national flag? 2-1. Japan does. 2-2. Japan use it. 2-3. Japan. 3. In which country is this flag used? 3-1. In France. (Are the questions and answers all ...
November 2, 2009 by rfvv

check geo
canada and the us are _______ largest trading partners. A)europe B)germany c)each other D) japan i go with japan. clear cutting causes flooding and A)smog B)acid rain C)thermal pollution thats my ans. or d) erosion
August 13, 2009 by henry

Chemistry
The most abundant isotope of uranium,238U , does not undergo fission. In a breeder reactor, however, a 238U atom captures a neutron and emits two beta particles to make a fissionable isotope of plutonium, which can then be used as fuel in a nuclear reactor.Write the balanced ...
November 28, 2012 by Anonymous

apush
the failure of the new united nations to sustain a spirit of cooperation among the great powers was first demonstrated by: a. its inability to defend the jewish state of isreal that it had created b. its inability to control atomic energy and prevent the spread of nuclear ...
April 9, 2010 by amanda

Economics
The productivity of a single resource in producing wheat and microchips in both Canada and Japan: One unit of resouce produces: Canada 50 tons wheat, 20 microchips and Japan 2 tons wheat, 12 microchips. (a) What is the opportunity cost of producing a ton of wheat in Canada ? ...
November 28, 2010 by lucky

Chemistry
Which of the following statements are true? Fusion reactions result in nuclei with higher Z. To keep a nuclear power plant going, a chain reaction must be maintained. Nuclear fusion produces no long-lived radioactive by-products. The Sun is a nuclear fusion reactor. I tried ...
April 19, 2011 by Sue

Geography 9R - help!!!
6) This was issued in 1635, forbidding anyone to leave or enter Japan. a. Tang Shogunate b. Edit of Milan c. Edit of Nantes d. Edit of Japan my answer --- a am I correct?
April 19, 2014 by Genevieve

GEOGRAPHY 9
6) This was issued in 1635, forbidding anyone to leave or enter Japan. a. Tang Shogunate b. Edit of Milan c. Edit of Nantes d. Edit of Japan my answer --- d am I correct?
April 21, 2014 by Gen

safety
In Japan what is the country doing to prepare for the types of disaster they may face? What agencies are in charge in this country.. Also I need to know the same thing for Sudan. What types of disasters do you mean, like health, natural, war, terrorism, etc....? Or do you mean...
April 22, 2007 by Amanda

nuclear chemistry
A typical nuclear reactor produces 1mw of power per day. What is the minimum rate of mass loss required to produce this energy. Don't know where to start
November 10, 2012 by Nancy

Composition
Once the crisis has happened already, the Tertiary Prevention type helps the couple from reoccurring the crisis. Can someone tell me what is wrong with the sentence above. I have a green underline under the word "reoccuring" from microsoft word. I don't know how else to say it...
January 17, 2008 by Bizzy

world civilization
Kenzaburo Oe: a. is Japan's greatest living poet b. painted the famous portrait of general Macarthur in eight minutes on a sidewalk c. received a noble prize for literature d believes rising materialism in present day japan represents progress
September 11, 2013 by kaye

English
1. My dog spoiled my homework. 2. My dog ruined my homework. 3. My dog torn my homework notebook. 4. My dog torn the notebook containing my homework. (Are all grammatical?) 5. My dog gave birth to 4 puppies. 6. My dog bore 4 puppies. (Are both OK? Do you have more expressions ...
June 7, 2009 by John

Chemistry
Describe nuclear fission and write a nuclear equation to describe the fission of U-235? Uranium-235 undergoes neutron-Induced fission to produce Xe-144 and Sr-90. Write a nuclear equation for the reaction. How many neutrons are produced?
November 10, 2012 by Nomi

Government
1. Which of the following exerts the most influence over the policies and actions of Japan's House of Representatives? A. The Japan Socialist Party B. The Liberal Democratic Party C. The Supreme Court D. the bureaucracy I'm stuck between b and d? 2. Japan is a unitary state, ...
July 14, 2011 by Ant

socials
ms. sue i have to make my own canadian version of the song " We did n 't start the fire" i have to have four decades 40-50's 60's 70's and 80-90's. I have to have 10 entries for each decade, and have to give explanation for one the entries from each decade that have to be 2-3 ...
December 8, 2011 by Mohammad

english
in Obama's speech...Yet, every so often the oath is taken amidst gathering clouds and raging storms...Is this an example of imagery...i feel this is appealing to sight...in analysing...the oath is taken place among a crisis in america...economical crisis and well as war
January 31, 2009 by mike

Japan
social studies) Question:How many distance is Japan from the US? It is 6760 from New York Ciy to Tokyo It is 4791 miles from Seattle to Tokyo It is 3862 miles from Honolulu to Tokyo It is 2444 miles from Anchorage to Sapporo Take your pick The last entry (2444 miles) is ...
January 22, 2007 by jonathan

Social Studies
What was Japan's feudal society around 1854? All I know is the Shoguns. You'll need to research Japan's feudal society. If you post your answer, I'll be glad to critique it.
April 10, 2007 by Kirby

Chemistry (PLEASE HELP)
Which of the following statements are true? Fusion reactions result in nuclei with higher Z. To keep a nuclear power plant going, a chain reaction must be maintained. Nuclear fusion produces no long-lived radioactive by-products. The Sun is a nuclear fusion reactor. I tried ...
April 19, 2011 by Jamie

social studies
Japan 1 bulldozer 3 cars America 1 bulldozer 2 cars WORLD TOTAL 2 bulldozers 5 cars 8. What is the opportunity cost for America to make 1 bulldozer instead of cars? A) 1 car B) 2 cars C) 1/2 car 9. What is the opportunity cost for Japan to make 1 bulldozer instead ofcars? A) 1...
July 22, 2012 by alex

soc 207
. The nuclear industry is placing ads in popular magazines and newspapers, claiming that nuclear power is environmentally friendly, since it doesn’t contribute to the greenhouse effect. How do you respond to that claim?
July 10, 2011 by tamika

math30
The 1933 earthquake in Japan registered 8.9 on the Richter scale. a.The 1985 earthquake in Peru registered 7.7 on the Richter scale. How many more times intense was the earthquake in Japan? Round your answer to one decimal place. b. What would the Richter scale reading be of ...
July 11, 2012 by alejandro

chemistry
name the type of nuclear reaction and name the nuclear symbol that is missing: 27Al13 + ? yields 30P15 + 1n0
January 18, 2010 by mary

social studies
what is one important difference between the koreas and japan 1)korea has may mountains 2)japan is not crowded but korea is 3)the korean peninsula is on stable ground 4)koreas mineral resources are used and japans are not
March 16, 2012 by sierra

History
History of Japan questions? Could someone give some information on the following topics about the history of Japan. Please just write one or two sentences for each. This is not a homework assignment, it's just for my own research. I need answers ASAP. Note: This not about ...
June 1, 2010 by Justin Bieber

physic
In a serious accident, a nuclear power plant's reactor vessel cracks, and all of the cooling water drains out. Although nuclear fission stops, radioactive decay continues to heat
May 6, 2014 by joseph

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