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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?

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 ...

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 ...

math
which of the following describes japan after world war 2 japan adopted a communist government japan adopted a democratic government japan was divided into north japan and south japan japan emerged from the war as one of the world's most powerful nations

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 ...

Social studies
Why was the cuban missile crisis significant? Cuba threatened to invade the united states It came close to starting a full scale nuclear war The United States almost fell under communist rule It promoted nuclear research in the soviet union Please help this is for lesson 5 ...

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 ...

Social Studies
1. Why did Japan need to rebuild its economy following World War II? because bombing had destroyed almost all of the country’s industry because Japan had a new democratic government because Japan wanted to switch to an agriculturally based economy because Japan had been ...

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 ...

Geography
From which region was Japan most positively influenced throughout its industrial development? A. Japan was predominantly internally motivated. B. Japan borrowed liberally from existing Chinese policies. C. Japan actively borrowed from the West throughout its development. D. ...

history
Should President Kennedy be awarded a peace prize for averting a nuclear disaster during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

history
Should Premier NIkita Khrushev be awarded a peace prize for averting a nuclear disaster during the Cuban Missile Crisis?

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.

Civics
10. Which of these statements about the Cuban Missile Crisis is true? A. President Kennedy removed nuclear missiles from Turkey to resolve the crisis. B. Fidel Castro's government had manufactured guided missiles. C. President Kennedy called Nikita Khrushchev on the hotline. D...

Social studies
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 islands has the largest level area? Hokkaido Honshu Kyushu ...

Social Studies
Which of the following is a cultural exchange that the people of Japan have taken part in? A)Japanese material arts have become popular around the world*** B)Japanese government-style has been adapted by many other nations C)The Shinto religion is popular around the world D)...

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 ...

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 don't know ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 !

history
Using at least three complete sentences, describe why Japan didn’t suffer the same fate as other Asian countries that were being conquered and dominated by imperial countries. Include why Japan stopped being isolated, who took power in Japan, and what Japan decided to do ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

science
Which statement is true regarding nuclear energy? (Points : 1) Nuclear power produces no greenhouse gasses and thus poses no environmental threats. Nuclear plants rely on a massive industrial infrastructure using fossil fuels. Due to strict safety regulations, nuclear power ...

Science
1. Massive amounts of destructive energy are released when a nuclear fission bomb explodes. Where does that energy come from? a) A chain reaction occurs when uranium atoms split, releasing nuclear energy. b) Molecules break down, releasing chemical energy. c) Hydrogen atoms ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

definition
Phenomenon means: 1) tragedy 2) dissapointment 3) event 4) crisis I think it's 4, crisis

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 ...

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

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...

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 ...

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, November 21, 2016 at 4:44am. 1. Korea drew the game against Japan. 2. Korea tied the game against Japan. 3. Korea and Japan drew in the game. 4. Korea and Japan tied in the game. 5. The game between Korea and Japan ended/finished in a draw. 6. The ...

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.

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.)

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 ...

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...

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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

nuking japan
what where the names of atom bombs droped on Japan? and what does MOAB mean?

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 ...

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 ...

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?

English
1. Korea drew the game against Japan. 2. Korea tied the game against Japan. 3. Korea and Japan drew in the game. 4. Korea and Japan tied in the game. 5. The game between Korea and Japan ended/finished in a draw. 6. The game between Korea and Japan ended/finished in a tie...

Geography
The waters surrounding Japan and the nearby ocean currents help to make Japan's climate mostly what?

social studies
How did trade develop between Japan and Europe in the 1500s? How and why did the Tokugawas isolate Japan?

Current events
How does the economic crisis effect countries like new zealand? What are countries doing to help with this crisis?

history
What feature of Japans geography allowed it to develop its own distinct culture? a.) the high mountains that dominate central japan b.)its distance from the mainland of Korea and China C.)the many volcanos that surrounded the islands d.)the fact that Japan is a peninsula I ...

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?

Science
How does a nuclear power plant produce energy? A. Through solar panels B. Through nuclear fission reactions C. Through geothermal heat D. Through nuclear meltdown reactions I am not really sure what the answer is but I am thinking…c? Or I guess d?

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?

Japan social empowerment
was the US successful in rebuilding Japan

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?

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?

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?

science help PLS
A nuclear power plant produces huge amount of electricity. However, it dumps radioactive wastes into the sea. This has led to an increase in illness among people living along the coast. Which of these is the best method to solve this problem? Increase public awareness to close...

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....

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)? ??

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

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 ...

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?

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?

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...

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...

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) ...

Science
what device in a nuclear power plant creates nuclear energy?

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 ...

Physics
Do today's nuclear power plants use nuclear fission, fusion, or both?

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 ...

college algebra
In Japan, there were 94,848 deaths attributed to heart disease and the population of Japan is about 128 million. If the United States were able to reduce its number of deaths to be proportional to that of Japan, about how many deaths due to heart disease would be expected? (...

Physics check
Today's nuclear power plants use nuclear..... to generate electricity. fission?

chemistry 1405
how to write a nuclear equation for the nuclear decay of Ra-226 to an isotope of radon-222

physics
What are differences between nuclear fusion and nuclear fission?

History
1) Why were New Mexicans affected by the Bataan Death March? A)Military bases in New Mexico trained pilots to fly over the Bataan Death March. B)The United States declared war on Japan because of the Bataan Death March. C)The Bataan Death March happened in New Mexico. D)Many ...

nuclear physics
An atom of Radium-228 transmutes to radon-222. Write the nuclear equation for this decay.... How ??

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 ...

physical science
Which of the following statements is NOT true? A. You are exposed to nuclear radiation every day. B. Most of the nuclear radiation you are exposed to occurs naturally in the environment. C. Naturally occurring nuclear radiation is called background radiation. D. All natural ...

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 ...

Japan
Which describes a difference between life in Japan and life in the United States? (A) More people in the U.S attend school. (B) Japan's growth is greatly limited by its geographical space. (C) Japanese people must work multiple jobs in order to make ends meet. (D) Many more ...

Science Energy
My assignment was to give drawn examples of the 7 forms of energy. I am having trouble with Chemical and Nuclear. My science teacher used a plant as an example for chemical energy but I don't know what she meant. Also I can't think of an example for nuclear. Would a nuclear ...

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 ...

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

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

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

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)

History
In which order did these events take place? A) The United States declared war on Japan. B) Germany invaded neighboring countries. C) Japan attacked Pearl Harbor. D) Italy surrendered. MY Choice: C B D A

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 ...

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 ...

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

English
1. In Japan, we have to pay for every little dish. 2. In Japan, we have to pay for every small dish. 3. In Japan, we have to pay for every little/small food. 4. In Japan, we have to pay for all little dishes. 5. In Japan, we have to pay for all small dishes. =============== ...

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 ...

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 ...

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