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    Japan still did not surrender. United States dropped the second bomb on Nagasaki which made them give up, one of the article stated that 39,000 people were assassinated and 25,000 were injured. A year after World War 2, United States conduct a nuclear bomb test at Bikini Atoll. Base on the article, bikini atoll is from Micronesia, 2.3 square miles, and people have been living there for generationss. According on “The Radioactive Atoll” lecture United States decide upon on to use Bikini Atoll for the operation because it was far from the sea and routes. United States wants to improve the nuclear bomb and investigate the effect of bomb on naval ships, aircraft, and experimental rats, goats, and pigs. The United States should not have conducted nuclear bomb tests at Bikini Atoll which had caused the relocation of Bikinians, the radiation problems on the atoll, and the effects of radiation on the ocean. In the first place the Bikinians had to be relocate to go on with the operation crossroad. On March 1946 the Bikinians have been transferred to another Atoll which is the Rongerik Atoll. According to “The Radioactive Atoll” lecture Rongerik Atoll is 125 miles from Bikini Atoll to the east, it was ⅙ size of the previous one, and it was also unoccupied. But base on “Bikini Atoll Reading Packet” article #4 there were some obstacle they had to go through. Rubo Juda said that the fish on the lagoon were toxic "We soon discovered that the fish in the lagoon were toxic from the reef,…

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    How could one country destroy the land and lifestyle of another in the name of peace? Bikini Atoll is located 850 kilometers northwest of Majuro on the northern fringe of the Marshall Islands and it has more than 23 islands and islets. The four islands are Bikini, Eneu, Nam and Enidrik. Out of the four islands, Bikini and Eneu were the only islands that have had a permanent population. On August 1945, United States dropped two nuclear weapons in the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 120,000…

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    Underwater detonation of 23 kiloton nuclear weapon, 1946 This detonation, known as the Baker Test, was part of Operation Crossroads in Bikini Atoll in the Pacific. The purpose of the tests was to investigate the effect of nuclear weapons on warships. The Crossroads tests were the first of many nuclear tests held in the Marshall Islands, and the first to be publicly announced beforehand and observed by an invited audience, including a large press corps. A fleet of 95 target vessels was assembled…

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    We love to root for our team. As a result, the back and forth between the Air Force and the Navy provided a sports emphasise the public fed into. This rivalry permeated the operation. Operation Crossroads now had two purposes, to learn about the effect of nuclear weapons and to unite American defenses. Another goal that possibly could have been to worry more about the native Bikinians. Shown on cameras and broadcasted, were videos and pictures of natives smiling and waving while leaving their…

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    Germany, aimed to essentially rule the world with the Aryan race as its head. Germany’s conflict with the Soviet Union was especially a significant one, and this operation was to mark the beginning of Nazi Germany’s offensive toward the USSR. Although the objective of the operation was to take of the eastern front swiftly in order to focus their personnel on the British, there is something more significant to the matter. There is a lot of history and conflict between the Germans, and Soviet…

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    Jalol Ikromi HIST 3121-03 Final Paper In June 1941 Nazi attack on Soviet Union started, and to due economic turmoil and Stalin’s reign of terror, Soviet Union forces were weak and were unable to oppose a surprised German invasion, therefore Germany was had early success which hurt Soviet forces even more. However Soviet Union was able to keep fighting, and result successful after 1943. Factors that have contributed to the success of the Soviet Union was an astonishing recovery of the Soviet…

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    commented Adolf Hitler himself in February of 1943 when Germany fell short of the glory of winning to the Soviet Union. For this reason, it is mainly believed that the turning point of WWII (1939-1945) began when the USSR conquered Germany in the disastrous battle which took place in Stalingrad, Russia. However, history speaks otherwise. June 6, 1944 was the day when the Western forces successfully commenced and executed their attack upon Nazi lines by invading the sandy beaches at Normandy,…

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    The development of one society is, to an extent, determined by the influences certain leaders have on the people in the times of hardship. It is simply a concept that is to convince a certain group of people to strive towards a specific goal or mission. Whether a Prophet, King, Writer, Leader of War, or a simple boy in society, they all can have an impact on ones society and forever more change the way people live in years to come. Isaiah was a Hebrew Prophet that lived about 700 years before…

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    Sunflower Operation Plan for the NAB Company Sunflower Rhythm Jazz Coffee Café is determined to become a daily necessity for local coffee lovers, a place to dream, sit back and listening to some great music as you try to escape the stresses of life. The café will operate in a 2500 square feet property within walking distance from the St. Charles Mall located in the heart of Waldorf Md. The café will be fully equipped with tables and distinct chairs in the shape of a sunflower, refrigerators,…

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    demand would remain relatively constant within a range, which meant that the added capacity would be more than capable of fulfilling orders in a timely manner. Unsurprisingly, the results showed exactly what we expected and guided us in our next steps. For the purposes of ensuring the flow of the process as well as maximizing our profit, we also analyzed inventory data of the first 50 days at the very beginning. The data showed that there were at least 8 days (see Appendix I) we were running out…

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