3rd Grade Topic 6 Question / When did the people working on the atomic bomb finally figure out what they were working on?
3rd Grade Topic 6 Answer / Secrecy in the Manhattan Project was so complete that many people working for the organization did not know what they were working on until they heard about the bombing of Hiroshima on the radio.
2nd Grade Topic 8 Question / Who controlled the nation’s nuclear program from the time S-1 became public knowledge until the Atomic Energy Commission succeeded it on January 1, 1947?
2nd Grade Topic 8 Answer / From the time S-1 became public knowledge until the Atomic Energy Commission succeeded it on January1, 1947, the Manhattan Engineer District controlled the nation’s nuclear program.
1st Grade Topic 10 Question / Did women have any part in the Manhattan Project and the making of the atomic bomb?
1st Grade Topic 10 Question / Although the most visible members of the Manhattan Project were men, women were involved in all phases of the work. As scientists, engineers, mathematicians, mechanics, and technicians, they worked in Chicago and Los Alamos.