The Apollo Moon Landings

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Quiz 1. Who was the first person to walk on the moon? 2. In which year did he achieve that? 3. What was the name of the mission? 4. How many people in total have been on the moon? 5. What was the outcome of Apollo 13?

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The Apollo Moon Landings Quiz 1. Who was the first person to walk on the moon?2. In which year did he achieve that? 3. What was the name of the mission? 4. How many people in total have been on the moon? 5. What was the outcome of Apollo 13? Quiz - solutions 1. Who was the first person to walk on the moon?- Neil Armstrong 2. In which year did he achieve that? - 1969 3. What was the name of the mission? - Apollo 11 4. How many people in total have been on the moon? - 12 people (in 6 different Apollo missions) 5. What was the outcome of Apollo 13? couldnt land on the moon due to explosion of oxygen tank crew returned safely Significance of Apollo Advances in many areas of technologyLegacy of the Space Race Advances in many areas of technology Satellite systems and telecommunications Integrated circuits and computers Aviation equipment Surveys Greatest U.S. accomplishment of the past 50 years> American Association for the Advancement of Science Greatest U.S. accomplishment of the past 50 years (survey with more than 2500 scientists) Landing on the moon 1999: 18% 2009: 12% > Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK, 2009) Moon Landings (survey with 1000 Britons) 25%: Landings were faked 44%: Waste of money The Apollo Moon LandingsYour opinion: FACT or FICTION? Importance to America Importance to mankind Next slide: useful phrases for expressing opinions Expressing Opinions Personal Point of View In my experienceAs far as Im concerned In my opinion Personally, I think Id say that Id like to point out that I believe that General Point of View It is thought that... Some people say that... It is considered... It is generally accepted that... Agreeing with an opinion Of course. Youre absolutely right. Yes, I agree. I think so too. Thats a good point. Exactly. Thats true. Neither do I. I couldn't agree more. Disagreeing with an opinion Yes, but Im afraid I have to disagree. Im sorry to disagree with you, but Thats not entirely true. On the contrary I'm not so sure about that. Houston, we have a problem. Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfJiNPZ38kY SpaceX: Getting to MarsWatch the interview with Elon Musk. > Additional Video In at least 100 words, write your opinion: Should humanity focus on saving the planet or should we start getting serious about the next Earth? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0pPlYpbSMFU

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